Public Sector Research, Development, and Regulation

  • Jove Graham
Part of the Series in Biomedical Engineering book series (BIOMENG)


Failure Mode Medical Device Standard Test Method Potential Failure Mode Medical Device Industry 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jove Graham
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Food and Drug Administration, US Department of Health and Human Services, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Office of Device Evaluation, Division of General, Neurological and Restorative Devices, Orthopedic Spinal Devices BranchSorryMaryland
  2. 2.Geisinger Center for Health ResearchSorryDanvilleUSA

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