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Dr. Michael Drues
Column/Opinion
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Pharmacogenomics may change the way medicine is practiced—and packaged

Packagers take note: Now in its infancy, pharmacogenomics is expected to influence medical treatment and clinical trials, and bring about ‘disruptive’ change.
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Empower-brand surgical procedure kit pack includes a clearly marked external pack label and internal insert.
Feature Article
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Surgical kits 'Empower' Medline

Healthcare product manufacturer/distributor introduces new surgical procedure kit ID system to improve patient safety and reduce operating room staff confusion.
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Column/Opinion
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UDI: Bane or benefit? You decide

Packaging and labeling professionals may be best prepared to help their organizations navigate Unique Device Identification.
Rollprint Water Line
News
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Rollprint to install pouch manufacturing line

Packaging material supplier investing $1.25 million in Swiss machine for sterile medical packaging and other demanding applications.
HealthPack 2013
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Greater product complexity demands more of healthcare packaging

Johnson & Johnson speaker examines package failures, the decline of sterilization experts, and more complex products among a changing landscape in healthcare packaging.
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Nanotechnology: Observing the regulatory frontier

Nanotechnology, combination products, and regulatory strategies frame the future in medical compliance issues, as noted in Feb. 12 MD&M West conference track.
Prent WorldStar 2013
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Medical device pack earns WorldStar Award

When patients are hemorrhaging, seconds count. A thermoformed medical device package that helps physicians cut time needed to deliver life-saving procedures wins a 2013 WorldStar Award.
Package Case Study
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Aptar Pharma dose indicator selected for new asthma combination therapy

Aptar Pharma, developer and manufacturer of nasal and pulmonary drug delivery devices, has developed a customized Dose Indicator for Flutiform®, a SkyePharma product licensed to Mundipharma Intl. Corp. Ltd. in Europe.
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HealthPack 2013 Louisville preview

Annual conference to help medical device packaging professionals includes two conference days and a UPS Worldhub tour.
S-ICD
Feature Article
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FDA tracking proposal could require packaging line changes

Medical device makers would need to use automatic identification and data capture technology for marking implantable and all devices and their packaging.

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