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2019 Forecast: Strong medical market

The World Health Organization reports the geriatric population will reach 1.5 billion by 2050; 16% of the total world population – and as chronic and lifestyle disease increases, demand for medical devices, advanced technology grows.


5 Questions with Tod Petrik

Tod Petrik, Cutting Tool Application Engineer at HAIMER USA, discusses what makes a good modular cutting tool system and how one can be leveraged to benefit medical manufacturers.