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Robust embedded power supplies exclude hard system restart

Robust embedded power supplies exclude hard system restart
Availability of a new series of AC-DC embedded switch-mode power supplies (SMPS) from TDK-Lambda has been announced by RS Components. The cost-effective RWS-B Series of AC-DC industrial power supplies comprises 10 models, each coming with an isolated 5V 1A standby voltage option.
12th September 2019

Configurable power supplies shorten time to market for medical apps

Configurable power supplies shorten time to market for medical apps
Cosel have announced a complete line up of configurable power supplies for medical applications, the AME series. Based on COSEL's digital power expertise and optimised topology for high efficiency, the AME series comprises of four models, AME400F, AME600F, AME800F and the AME1200F, together covering applications from 400W to 1200W. Each version can host independent output modules that can be combined and mixed to offer a unique configuration as required by the application.
12th September 2019

Medical implants: why consider rechargeable batteries?

Medical implants: why consider rechargeable batteries?
If your cellphone battery runs out, that’s inconvenient. But if your medical implant is without power, that’s a whole different ball game. The risk of running out of juice, particularly due to patients not complying with charging requirements, means that non-rechargeable, primary batteries have been the commonest choice for implanted devices, with lithium-ion rechargeables now taking about 15% of the market. By Kevin Schrantz, Director of Global Medical at EnerSys
11th September 2019


The critical condition of hospital power

The critical condition of hospital power
In August 2019, Ipswich Hospital plunged into darkness after it was hit during a 15-minute UK-wide power outage. The trust revealed that the disruption caused the unit’s circuit breaker to fail, briefly cutting the electrical supply to outpatients and the x-ray department. Luckily, the hospital’s back-up generators took over and prevented risk to both patients and life-saving medical equipment. 
4th September 2019

DC/DC converters allow pcb layout flexibility

DC/DC converters allow pcb layout flexibility
Modular 2W DC/DC converters with complete medical certification are included in RECOM’s REM2 series. Thanks to their compact SIP8 package (23.0x8.0x12.2mm) and many variants, they offer developers freedom in designing their PCB layout.
3rd September 2019

Power supplies meet MIL-STD-810G shock standards

Power supplies meet MIL-STD-810G shock standards
TDK Corporation has announced the introduction of a ruggedised option to the GXE600 series of 600W rated programmable AC-DC power supplies. The GXE600/HD meets MIL STD 810G shock and vibration and is safety certified to both the IEC 60601-1 medical and IEC 62368-1 industrial standards. 
2nd September 2019

Tested medical Power+Board bundles from a single source

Tested medical Power+Board bundles from a single source
In medical technology, the perfect interaction of all components of a system is of decisive, if not even life-sustaining importance. When developing a new medical computer system as an embedded IPC or a stand-alone unit, developers are faced with the challenge of selecting the core components mainboard, processor, memory and power supply concerning many criteria.
8th August 2019

The wearable healthcare revolution is ready to deliver healthier outcomes

The wearable healthcare revolution is ready to deliver healthier outcomes
  Wearable healthcare devices have the potential to enable better use of health data in research and innovation as well as intervention and services, believes Andrew Baker, managing director, Industrial and Healthcare business unit, Maxim Integrated
5th August 2019

Engineering a safer future for medtech

Engineering a safer future for medtech
  Political and social conversations frequently overlook the role of design and electrical engineers in improving the health of the sector, warns Steve Hughes, REO
5th August 2019

Medical power supplies simplify installation

Medical power supplies simplify installation
  Medical power supplies from Fidus Power are rated at 600, 800 and 1,000W and comply to the latest medical approvals. They also have common features to simplify installation and inventory management, says the company.
5th August 2019


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