Russell K. Hobbie and Bradley J. Roth, Intermediate Physics for Medicine and Biology, 4th ed., Springer-Verlag, New York, 2007. (Hardcopy)
Textbook's official web site: http://www.oakland.edu/~roth/hobbie.htm
ANSI/AAMI HE75:2009 - Human factors engineering – Design of medical devices (Available from AAMI)
Intended Learning Objectives (ILOs)
To learn theoretical analysis methodologies that serve provide the foundation for the design of medical devices
To discuss basic ideas of human factors engineering as applied to medical device design
Term Exam: 70 points (Open-Book)
Midterm Exam: 15 Points (Open-Book)
Class Project: 10 Points
Other (Homework assignments, quizzes, etc.): 5 points
Grade will be the summation of all of the above weighted by your attendance percentage. Failing to attend at least 80% of the classes will result in a failing grade in this class.
(Maximum Year Grade of 30 -Total of 100 points)
Course Covered Material
Lecture Handouts and Tentative Schedule
Standard for graphical symbols for electrical medical devices (extracurricular - not included in exam)
Project Statement - Due Date: January 1, 2012.
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