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<br /> Welcome to<br /> your Digital Edition of<br /> Medical Design Briefs<br /> February 2018<br /> How to Navigate the Magazine:<br /> www.medicaldesignbriefs.com February 2018<br /> Critical Cooling in Medical Devices<br /> Making Devices Easier to Use with<br /> Force-Sensitive Resistors<br /> Highly Sensitive Optical Fiber<br /> Pressure Sensors<br /> Pre-Engineered Fluid Control<br /> Addressing Changes<br /> in ISO 13485<br /> SPECIAL SECTION:<br /> Technology Leaders in Testing<br /> From the Publishers of<br /> At the bottom of each page, you will see a navigation bar with the following buttons:<br /> ➭<br /> Arrows: Click on the right or left facing arrow to turn the page forward or backward.<br /> Intro<br /> Introduction: Click on this icon to quickly turn to this page.<br /> Cov<br /> Cover: Click on this icon to quickly turn to the front cover.<br /> ToC<br /> Table of Cont<a title="MDB0218_zMags page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6b46c029?page=1"> Welcome to your Digital Edition of Medi</a> <a title="MDB0218_zMags page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6b46c029?page=2"> Why compromise your medical device with an “indus</a> <a title="MDB0218_zMags page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6b46c029?page=3"> S T R 0 E . 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