Device Management

  • Huajuan Mao
  • Weihui DaiEmail author
  • Yufeng Zhuang


With the continuous progress in medical technology and the all-round improvement at hospital service level, the varieties and use of endovascular devices increase year by year. These devices set high requirements for safekeeping and use. How to store these devices in the limited operation room, realize precision in-out management, and ensure perfect registration and traceability of grafts according to the relevant requirements by National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China are a difficulty faced in actual work. The development of information technology has brought great convenience for the management mentioned above and also provided advanced management model. This chapter expounds the endovascular device management mainly from four aspects: storage management, information management, registration management, and management system.


Endovascular devices Storage management Information management Use management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Vascular SurgeryChanghai Hospital, Second Military Medical UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.School of ManagementFudan UniversityShanghaiChina

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