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Medical Device Technologies

Author : Gail D. Baura
ISBN : 9780123749765
Genre : Science
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The goal of this textbook is to provide undergraduate engineering students with an introduction to commonly manufactured medical devices. It is the first textbook that discusses both electrical and mechanical medical devices. The first 20 chapters are medical device technology chapters; the remaining 8 chapters are medical device laboratory experiment chapters. Each medical device chapter begins with an exposition of appropriate physiology, mathematical modeling or biocompatibility issues, and clinical need. A device system description and system diagram provide details on technology function and administration of diagnosis and/or therapy. The systems approach enables students to quickly identify the relationships between devices. Device key features are based on five applicable consensus standard requirements from organizations such as ISO and the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI). Key Features: The medical devices discussed are Nobel Prize or Lasker Clinical Prize winners, vital signs devices, and devices in high industry growth areas Three significant Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recall case studies which have impacted FDA medical device regulation are included in appropriate device chapters Exercises at the end of each chapter include traditional homework problems, analysis exercises, and four questions from assigned primary literature Eight laboratory experiments are detailed that provide hands-on reinforcement of device concepts

Medical Devices

Author : Martin Culjat
ISBN : 9781118453537
Genre : Science
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Addressing the exploding interest in bioengineering for healthcare applications, this book provides readers with detailed yet easy-to-understand guidance on biomedical device engineering. Written by prominent physicians and engineers, Medical Devices: Surgical and Image-Guided Technologies is organized into stand-alone chapters covering devices and systems in diagnostic, surgical, and implant procedures. Assuming only basic background in math and science, the authors clearly explain the fundamentals for different systems along with such topics as engineering considerations, therapeutic techniques and applications, future trends, and more. After describing how to manage a design project for medical devices, the book examines the following: Instruments for laparoscopic and ophthalmic surgery, plus surgical robotics Catheters in vascular therapy and energy-based hemostatic surgical devices Tissue ablation systems and the varied uses of lasers in medicine Vascular and cardiovascular devices, plus circulatory support devices Ultrasound transducers, X-ray imaging, and neuronavigation An absolute must for biomedical engineers, Medical Devices: Surgical and Image-Guided Technologies is also an invaluable guide for students in all engineering majors and pre-med programs interested in exploring this fascinating field.

Connected Medical Device Technologies

Author : BCC Research
ISBN : 1622965086
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Global Markets For Emerging Medical Device Technologies

Author : BCC Research
ISBN : 1622963628
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This report provides market size estimates and forecasts for the global market and all major market segments through 2021.

Innovation And Invention In Medical Devices

Author : Based on a Workshop of the Roundtable on Research and Development of Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices
ISBN : 9780309082556
Genre : Medical
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The objective of the workshop that is the subject of this summary report was to present the challenges and opportunities for medical devices as perceived by the key stakeholders in the field. The agenda, and hence the summaries of the presentations that were made in the workshop and which are presented in this summary report, was organized to first examine the nature of innovation in the field and the social and economic infrastructure that supports such innovation. The next objective was to identify and discuss the greatest unmet clinical needs, with a futuristic view of technologies that might meet those needs. And finally, consideration was given to the barriers to the application of new technologies to meet clinical needs.

Medical Coatings And Deposition Technologies

Author : David Glocker
ISBN : 9781119308676
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Medical Coatings and Deposition Technologies is an important new addition to the libraries of medical device designers and manufacturers. Coatings enable the properties of the surface of a device to be controlled independently from the underlying bulk properties; they are often critical to the performance of the device and their use is rapidly growing. This book provides an introduction to many of the most important types of coatings used on modern medical devices as well as descriptions of the techniques by which they are applied and methods for testing their efficacy. Developers of new medical devices and those responsible for producing them will find it an important reference when deciding if a particular functionality can be provided by a coating and what limitations may apply in a given application. Written as a practical guide and containing many specific coating examples and a large number of references for further reading, the book will also be useful to students in materials science & engineering with an interest in medical devices. Chapters on antimicrobial coatings as well as coatings for biocompatibility, drug delivery, radiopacity and hardness are supported by chapters describing key liquid coating processes, plasma-based processes and chemical vapor deposition. Many types of coatings can be applied by more than one technique and the reader will learn the tradeoffs given the relevant design, manufacturing and economic constraints. The chapter on regulatory considerations provides important perspectives regarding the marketing of these coatings and medical devices.

Medical Technology Into Healthcare And Society

Author : A. Faulkner
ISBN : 9780230228368
Genre : Social Science
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From bandage to the bioreactor, this book looks at five different device technologies from inception to healthcare practice, drawing on medical sociology, science and technology studies and political science. It examines 'evidence', regulation and governance processes, and diverse stakeholders in innovating the technologies that shape health care.


Author : Stefanos Zenios
ISBN : 9780521517423
Genre : Medical
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Recognize market opportunities, master the design process, and develop business acumen with this 'how-to' guide to medical technology innovation. Outlining a systematic, proven approach for innovation - identify, invent, implement - and integrating medical, engineering, and business challenges with real-world case studies, this book provides a practical guide for students and professionals.

New Frontiers In Medical Device Technology

Author : Arye Rosen
ISBN : STANFORD:36105026618004
Genre : House & Home
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Rapid technological advances in electronics, electro-optics, and computer sciences have set the stage for an unprecedented drive toward improvement in existing medical devices and the development of exciting new ones. Imaging and sensing devices, microwaves, computers, and lasers are now routinely employed in medicine, and new medical devices with numerous diagnostic and therapeutic applications continue to proliferate. In the hopes of encouraging even greater progress, New Frontiers in Medical Device Technology offers the engineering, medical, and business communities an up-to-date report on current and emerging medical technologies. This timely and authoritative book brings together a core of experts who provide comprehensive coverage of new medical device technologies and focus on the link between the engineering and medical aspects. Relevant engineering principles are reviewed before focusing on the state-of-the-art technologies and their applications. Topics include the therapeutic use of RF/microwave thermal techniques in cardiology, urology, cancer therapy and surgery; the use of solid-state, semiconductor, and other lasers in ophthalmology, cardiology, and surgery; and the application of new technologies in imagery, such as developments in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), acoustics, and radiometry. For engineers, this book will provide knowledge of the needs, applications, and biological effects of medical devices and thus point the way toward new opportunities for engineering solutions. Members of the medical community will gain an understanding of the engineering concepts applied to medical devices and their most recent applications. Business and legal professionals will acquire a better understanding of medical technology and its enormous market potential. New Frontiers in Medical Device Technology offers engineers and medical researchers stimulating information that will lead to collaboration, invention, and the advancement of new technologies and medical devices. A comprehensive, state-of-the-art review of the latest advances New Frontiers in Medical Device Technology This authoritative bookoffers biotechnical engineers and medical researchers detailed coverage of the latest medical device technologies and their applications. Each chapter is written by recognized experts who describe current and emerging medical technologies from both the biomedical and engineering perspectives. Contents include: Microwave Balloon Angioplasty Arye Rosen, PhD, and Paul Walinsky, MD Catheter Ablation for the Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias Arnold J. Greenspon, MD, Paul Walinsky, MD, and Arye Rosen, PhD The Efficacy of Transurethral Thermal Ablation in the Management of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Arye Rosen, PhD, and Harel D. Rosen, MD Localized Heating of Deep-Seated Tissues Using Microwave Balloon Catheters Fred Sterzer, PhD Microwave Surgery Leonard S. Taylor, PhD Contemporary Ophthalmic Lasers Joel Krauss, MD Advanced Technologies in Coronary Angioplasty: Lasers and Stents Alexander A. Stratienko, MD, and William P. Santamore, PhD Advances in Magnetic Resonance Imaging Reuben S. Mezrich, MD, PhD Medical Ultrasonic Imaging— State-of-the-Art and Future David Vilkomerson, PhD Thermography— Radiometric Sensing in Medicine Kenneth Carr, PhD Understanding the "Danger" of VLF-EMF's Richard L. Coren, PhD

Commercializing Successful Biomedical Technologies

Author : Shreefal S. Mehta
ISBN : 9780521870986
Genre : Business & Economics
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An indispensable guide to the commercialization process of drug, diagnostic and device biomedical technology.

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