Medical technology is critical for saving lives and preserving health and quality of life in cases of illness and injury.
However, often this technology is unavailable or unaffordable for those who need it, especially in less economically developed countries. Appropriate technology for health is important in filling this need.
The Medical Devices category lists a range of technologies, including devices at the prototype, clinical trial and commercialized stages. Specific listings can also be found at the Global Health Compendium, including:
- Cardiovascular diseases Medical Devices
- Child mortality Medical Devices
- HIV/AIDS Medical Devices
- Malaria Medical Devices
- Mental health Medical Devices
- Tuberculosis Medical Devices