Medizinische Gerätetechnik

  • Introduction to medical device engineering:
    - Medical application possibilities
    - Devices for analysis, diagnosis, therapy, surgical procedures, optimizing the quality of life, replacing body functions, and devices for supporting and training medical staff;
    - Legal provisions, competition, innovation processes
    Methods of medical device engineering:
    - Creativity techniques, product requirements documents, V-model
    - Device- controller interface, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, integration into clinical structures, clinical validation
    Current research topics:
    - 3D-print, active prostheses, medical IT, MRI devices, miniaturization, robotics