Flex for the benefit of health

 

A growing need for portable devices in the healthcare ecosystem will continue to drive the need for flexible circuits in the medical market.

Mektec already contributes with flexible printed circuits to trusted medical products that are used worldwide to improve patient health and facilitate therapy solutions. Flexible printed circuits enable medical products to be safer, smaller, lighter, more durable and more cost-efficient

Our experience in supplying high quality FPCs that meet the needs of our customers in the medical market can be utilized across the globe. Flexible circuits make innovations possible and reliable.

These advantages have already been implemented in hospital products, such as pumps for anesthesia, non-invasive respirators, CT scans and surgery navigation. Patients at home are also benefiting from FPCs in blood glucose meters, inhalators and wearable’s providing health and fitness monitoring functions.

Typical medical applications enhanced by FPCs are:

  • valve control for mobile respiratory equipment
  • air flow control in mobile inhalation equipment
  • engine controlled insulin pumps
  • actuator for blood glucose meter
  • LCD connection for mobile ECG measurement device