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Form Follows Function Follows Safety

Posted July 27, 2011 6:00 AM

The interplay between form and function in medical device design is discussed by a panel of three UK industrial design firm representatives. A transition toward more consumer-oriented medical products is seen to be impacting product usability and electronics packaging issues. The videotaped discussion also delves into user safety considerations. Can device design be optimized to encompass all of these points?

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