Classification of medical equipments | Medical Electronics
This page describes Classification of medical equipments. It mentions Semiconductor components used in Medical Electronics Equipments.
Classification of medical equipments
Following table-1 mentions types or classification of medical electronics equipment.
|Medical Electronics Equipments||Feature description|
|Imaging||Equipment used to measure recording data for diagnostic applications
• Ultrasound scan
• CT scan,
• Pulmonary function test,
• Gama camera,
• Holter recorder,
• Cath lab,
• echo colour droppler, etc.
|Patient Monitoring system||These medical devices measure vital signs of patients and display data as needed.
• Bedside Monitors
• EEG, ENG, etc.
|Therapeutic||These are equipments or implants which are used for treatment of any ailments.
• Infusion pump
• Syringe pump
• Sleep Lab
• Dialysis Equipment
• Continual replay replacement therapy
• Heart-lung machine
• Anti-coagulation timer etc.
|Handheld home-care products|| These devices are used for personal health monitoring
• Digital Thermometer
• Glucometer etc.
Semiconductor components used in Medical Electronics Equipments
Following table-2 mentions semiconductor components used in Medical Electronics Equipments.
|Medical Electronics Equipments||Semiconductor components used|
|Medical Imaging products||These products use semiconductor components e.g. microprocessors, microcontrollers, amplifiers, DSPs, ASICs, FPGAs, DACs, ADCs etc.|
|Patient Monitoring systems||These systems utilize components such as sensors, microcontrollers, zigbee modules, ASICs, amplifiers, rectifiers, EEPROMs, controllers etc.|
|Infusion Pumps||It uses regulators, transistors, microcontrollers, rectifiers, amplifiers, comparators, sensors etc.|
|Digital Hearing Aids||It uses EEPROMs, accelerometers, EEPROMs, microcontrollers, amplifiers, comparators, audio processor ICs, ASICs etc.|
Medical Electronics Equipments | Test and Measurement World Website
Following links on Test and Measurement World Website mentions Bio-Medical Devices and Medical Equipments.
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