The Medica in Dusseldorf is the world's largest medical trade fair, a central market area of medical technology sector. Increasing life expectancy, medical advances and the growing awareness of people for their cause demand for health art treatments increase. The Medica took place simultaneously with the world's largest supplier fair for the medical Compamed. Thus, here the visitor presents the entire process chain of medical products. Medica provides the platform for innovative products and systems that make an important contribution to the efficiency and quality of patient care. The annual fair was founded in 1992 and is open to trade visitors only.