Automated Drug Delivery Systems

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Automated Drug Delivery Systems
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INFUSION PUMPS In many medical applications, intra-venous (IV) fluids and drugs need to be infused over a period of time, which could be several minutes, hours and days. The most common method of doing this is by manual injection of bolus doses using syringes by manually setting the drip rate of gravity-feed intra-venous infusion sets. The application of infusion delivery devices continues to grow, extending to patient–controlled analgesia, home therapy, chemotherapy, implantable drug pumps (such as insulin delivery pumps…
Dr R.S. Khandpur: HANDBOOK OF BIOMEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION, THIRD EDITION. Automated Drug Delivery Systems, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export