Medical Devices : A Practical Guide, Hardback Book

Medical Devices : A Practical Guide Hardback

Edited by Prakash (Avanos Medical) Srinivasan Timiri Shanmugam

Part of the CRC Press Focus Shortform Book Program series


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An overview of the wide variety of medical devices that are an integral part of clinical practice, this practical book includes descriptions of medical devices by both clinical specialty and purpose, thus ensuring that a wide variety of devices are included.

Covering important elements such as body contact, duration of contact, the mechanism of each device, its intended use, single and/or multiple use, benefits and any side/adverse/toxicological effects to the patient, and how to avoid user error, and authored by clinicians, researchers and educators who are experienced in medical device use, regulation and research, the content will be of benefit to postgraduate clinicians and employees of medical device companies.