MEE709 Medical Equipment Design

Code MEE709
Name Medical Equipment Design
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice; Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Medical Engineering
Academic staff Aldis Balodis
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Design methods. Stages of the design process. Safety considerations and choice of equipment. Development of control systems; types of control systems. Ergonomic requirements. Quality assurance systems for medical devices: the EU Directives, CE marking, risk analysis. Calculation of heating and mechanical components of devices..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
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Course prerequisites

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