Catheter Design: Expert Guidelines for Optimizing Performance

Publisher: Teleflex Medical OEM

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Catheter Design: Expert Guidelines for Optimizing Performance

In catheter design, the functional requirements of the application allow the designer to identify performance requirements such as flexibility, lubricity, kink resistance, column or push strength, and torque transfer characteristics. Development of an optimal catheter design requires a strong understanding of catheter technologies to achieve the desired characteristics. Here is a layer-by-layer approach to the design considerations for your device.