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implant

Med anything implanted, esp surgically, such as a tissue graft or hormone

implant

[′im‚plant]
(medicine)
A quantity of radioactive material in a suitable container, intended to be embedded in a tissue or tumor for therapeutic purposes.
A tissue graft placed in depth in the body.
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On the basis of applications, the implantable drug delivery devices market is segmented as: Cardiovascular, ophthalmology, contraception/birth control, oncology, and others (diabetes and chronic pain conditions).
Totally implantable hearing device for sensorineural hearing loss.
Core Manufacturing provides manufacturing capabilities for active implantable devices, its outsourcing capabilities include rapid-turn prototyping, full turn-key assembly and testing, and sterilization, inspection and metrology for active implantable devices.
Mann added: ``While the current trial is not yet evaluating automatic control of insulin delivery in humans, the sensor is connected to the implantable pump, which has been extensively validated in over 600 patients over almost 10 years.
In the largest and most definitive study yet of people fitted with implantable defibrillators, researchers at Stanford University Medical School have found that nearly 60 percent of these patients survived at least 10 years with the device -- an overall survival rate that Watkins terms "extraordinary.
Microassembly and micropackaging of implantable systems
As the implantable device market continues to grow, the health care industry is looking for solutions.
Renub Research study titled "Global Cardiac Implant Devices (Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators, Implantable Cardiac Pacemakers, Heart Valve, Coronary Stent, Peripheral Stent, Ventricular Assist Device) Market Forecast, Clinical Trials, M&A" provides a comprehensive assessment of the fast-evolving, high-growth global cardiac implant market.
GlobalData's new report, "Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy-Defibrillators - Global Pipeline Analysis, Competitive Landscape and Market Forecasts to 2017" provides key data, information and analysis on the global implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators market.
The global implantable drug delivery devices market is segmented into the following categories:
performed the first and second AbioCor implantable replacement heart procedures in the world and a total of seven implants since 2001.

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