The Medical Device Industry in India

Jugal ParekhAll, India, Industry, Market, Medical Device, News

It sounds like a no-brainer that India, with a population of 1.3 billion – second largest in the world (and almost 18% of the world’s population!), which is spread over an area of 3.3 million sq. km (7th largest) would need robust healthcare infrastructure. It shall need, and provide an ever-increasing business to medical device industries. Add to this, a … Read More

Technical Note – Friction at Surgical Instrument and Bone Interface

JoyjitAll, Engineering, Ergonomics, News

Jugal Parekh, one of JJD’s directors, recently published a technical note in the Journal of Engineering in Medicine. Click here to be redirected to the article page. The purpose of the research was to select the most appropriate material for the base of an orthopaedic surgical instrument, which is placed on the curved bone surface during the surgical procedure. The … Read More

Human Factors and Medical Device Design

JoyjitAll, Design, News

On the 3rd of March 2012, Dr Jugal Parekh, one of JJD’s directors, spoke at the Conference on Indian Medical Device Industry 2012 held in Mumbai. Jugal spoke about the importance of human factors in medical device design, and how it can help to design an all round better product. To download the presentation please click here, and if you have any … Read More