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2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHS 632 - Medical Devices

This course will cover the fundamentals of the medical device design and product development, along with their regulation, standardization, approval and market clearance. The most commonly used medical devices will be analyzed, their internal structure dissected, and both standard and advanced methods for their manufacturing scrutinized. Digital healthcare devices, such as wireless medical technologies and wearables will be discussed as well as implants, prosthetics, intravenously injectable and cosmetic devices. (Offered spring semester.) 3 credits