The Innovation and Evolution of Medical Devices

Vaginal Mesh Kits

Editors: Shobeiri, S. Abbas (Ed.)

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This text provides a central resource for physicians, entrepreneurs, and the MBA students about how innovation occurs in medical device industry.  The book uses the rise and fall of vaginal mesh kits to highlight the evolution of responses by the physicians, patients and the regulatory bodies.  There are specific chapters reviewing the US regulatory issues and business practices that were consequential to withdrawal of most vaginal mesh kits from the US market.  The book is meant to be concise, evidence-based, and practical for the first time readers to understand the innovation forces.  Concise textual information from acknowledged experts is complemented by high-quality diagrams and images to provide a thorough update of this rapidly evolving medical device industry.  The case study chapters fully elucidate the anatomical basis that led to conceptualization of vaginal mesh kits, their introduction into the market, medicolegal and business implications followed with innovation that occurred by the surgeons to utilize ultrasound for and innovative surgeries to overcome device complications. With a luxurious number of well-marked pictures, readers will gain a clear understanding of the medical device innovation and evolution.  Innovation and Evolution of Medical Devices: The vaginal Mesh Kits provides a rich practical resource written in a simple a step-by- step approach for all readers in their approach to new medical devices and technologies.

About the authors

S. Abbās Shobeiri, MD, FACS, FACOGProfessor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine Inova Fairfax CampusProfessor, Cell Biology & Anatomy, Graduate College, OUHSC Vice Chair, Gynecologic Subspecialties,Falls Church, VA 

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Introduction: Why a Case Study of Vaginal Mesh Kits?

    Shobeiri, S. Abbas

    Pages 1-11

  • The Innovation of Medical Devices

    Shobeiri, S. Abbas

    Pages 13-60

  • Business Aspects of Vaginal Mesh Kits: Lessons Learned

    Kohli, Neeraj

    Pages 61-70

  • Medical-Legal Aspects of Transvaginal Mesh Kit Complications: A Historical Perspective and the US Food and Drug Administration Review Process

    Patsner, Bruce

    Pages 71-101

  • Medical Device Marketing and the Ethics of Vaginal Mesh Kit Marketing

    Clarke, Roberta N.

    Pages 103-123

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-97073-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-97072-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Innovation and Evolution of Medical Devices
Book Subtitle
Vaginal Mesh Kits
Editors
  • S. Abbas Shobeiri
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-97073-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-97073-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-97072-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 309
Number of Illustrations
10 b/w illustrations, 121 illustrations in colour
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