The medical technology industry is a dynamic and essential component of the health care sector. Advances in technology improve medical devices to simplify the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases.
HTL-STREFA , a company based in Poland, has rapidly developed into
a leading manufacturer and exporter of lancing systems. This simple line of products is the answer to current challenges in contemporary medicine, especially the area of non-communicable diseases…
Diabetes is a global pandemic affecting an estimated 382 million people worldwide. The WHO projects that diabetes will be the 7th leading cause of death by 2030. An estimated 4 million people die annually from diabetes complications.
Why is diabetes such a dangerous disease? Diabetes is one of the most common non-communicable diseases. It is a chronic disease occurring when the body’s pancreas does not product enough insulin or when the body cannot effectively use the insulin produced. Diabetes can cause chronic complications…MORE
Sharps injury definition: An incident which causes a needle, blade (such as scalpel), or other medical instrument to penetrate the skin. This is sometimes called a percutaneous injury. OSHA reports that nearly 55% of all percutaneous injuries are caused by hollow bore needles including phlebotomy needles.
HTL-STREFA is committed to manufacturing safety products designed to reduce or eliminate the risk of exposure to blood-borne pathogens. We are the leading manufacturer of single-use safety lancets…MORE