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Wireless Power: How Small Can We Go?

Wireless power is ideal for charging sealed, battery-operated, handheld medical devices, and the technology can be reduced in size to in the smallest of devices.

Design for EMC Test: An Interdisciplinary Approach

Learn more about the interdisciplinary design of the support features required to perform formal EMC device testing.

Securing Firmware in Embedded Devices

Implementing Secure Boot and Secure Firmware Updates in embedded devices ensures trusted code execution.

Plastic Part Tooling Strategies for Medical Device Development

Choosing a fabrication method for medical products with plastic parts carry added complexity due to the materials, precision needed, and regulatory environment.

Low-Cost RFID Reader Design for Embedded Medical Devices

For many high volume medical devices, a pre-certified RFID module can be cost-prohibitive.

Designing Connected Devices with Bluetooth Low Energy

When developing wireless communication solutions, three things matter - security, performance, and cost of implementation.

Battery Selection Analysis for Medical Device Design

When designing of a battery-operated medical device, selecting the battery cannot be postponed.

Beyond Usability: Designing CLIA Waived Devices

Tensentric’s team is equipped to support CLIA waived device design efforts with years of experience designing simple and accurate devices that meet the waived test criteria set forth by the FDA.

Medical Packaging Design: Thinking Outside the Box

Packaging design is an integral part of a new or existing product to ensure your product is delivered safely and effectively.

The Art of Usability Test Moderation

With some hands-on practice, tips and guidance, you can master this art and science of moderation and collect high-quality data.

Human Factors for Medical Devices & IVD Systems

A thorough and robust Human Factors process is essential and required for medical device and in vitro diagnostic system design.

Clean Room Assembly of Complex Consumables

For complex consumables requiring assembly in a certified clean room, Tensentric's experienced manufacturing team and FDA registered, ISO 13485 facility is here to help bring your product to market.

Designing Medical Devices with Cellular IoT

Connecting medical devices to the cloud provides tremendous advantages, and using Cellular IoT technology may be the only way to make the connection.

Translating User Stories into Design Inputs

The process of defining user stories, asking questions about the intended user group(s), and identifying the user’s needs helps define the “why” behind each design input, resulting in a minimum viable product.

In-House Rapid Prototype Fabrication Capabilities

Tensentric offers in-house machining, 3D printing, and other prototyping options to accelerate the design and development cycle with rapid iteration.

Choosing Touchscreen LCDs for your Medical Device Design

There are many features that drive LCD and touchscreen selection for a device in any industry, but these decisions become more restricted in the medical device space.

Formative Usability Testing in Medical Device Development

Imagine a medical device development team has done preliminary analyses on who will be using the device.

IVD System Development: Don’t Forget the Assay

Iterating product design while keeping biochemical system interfaces at the forefront de-risks key technical challenges earlier and accelerates device development.

Microsoft Blazor: Finally, a Cross-Platform GUI Solution for Medical Devices

Every product development effort containing embedded software must answer the question early on “Which operating system should the device run?”

Importance of Prototypes in New Product Development

In NPD, a prototype is a representation of a product idea intended to learn something about it.