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Łoin, Michal (author)
Proper security mechanism are a crucial part of safe usage of Implantable Medical Devices. Multiple researchers presented various solutions to address this problem, basing them on different underlying principles. Within the scope of this thesis we perform a security analysis of the chosen authentication protocols. What is more, we present a new...
master thesis 2020
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Henstra, Joris (author), Jansen, Pim (author)
Many people worldwide suffer from epileptic seizures and not all of them can be prevented using medicines, this thesis is being done for seizure prevention. This is based on implementing a medical body area network (MBAN) that takes sensory recordings across the whole body. This is needed as the research group that proposes this project found...
bachelor thesis 2020
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van Hamersveld, Mike (author)
The world of today is facing a large environmental challenge. We all need to reduce our impact to remain sustainable. Companies must look at a more circular approach of producing their goods. Without consumers engaging in circular behavior however, the circular economy will not reach its potential.To examine the circular economy approach in a...
master thesis 2019
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Tideman, Leonoor (author)
Imaging mass spectrometry (IMS) is a multiplexed chemical imaging technique that enables the spatially targeted molecular mapping of biological samples at cellular resolutions. Within a single experiment, IMS can measure the spatial distribution and relative concentration of thousands of distinct molecular species across the surface of a tissue...
master thesis 2019
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van Trier, Teun (author)
The operating room and central sterile supply department (CSSD) are two<br/>resource-intensive healthcare departments. Reducing the environmental and financial impact of these departments is of great importance in the global debate on sustainability. Removing unnecessary items from instrument trays may provide a partial solution. However,...
master thesis 2019
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Wouters, Bas (author)
Today, the deregulated Dutch healthcare system, the changing demographics and the growing shortage of medical specialists is putting pressure on the entire hospital and its employees. Thus, improving the patient experience, medical specialist’s workflow and utilisation of space would enable hospitals to provide better care to its patients, while...
master thesis 2019
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Wang, Yuxiang (author)
This is a 5-month master graduation project in collaboration with Praxa Sense to design the next generation Atrial Fibrillation diagnosis device. A long-term (more than one month) continuous, off-hospital diagnosis device is designed with the focus on user experience and diagnosis accuracy. There are several phases in this project including...
master thesis 2019
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Manousogiannis, Manolis (author)
Online social networks have revolutionized the way people interact with each other nowadays. Users often share their experiences in various health - related topics like disease symptoms, drug treatments and other medical related issues in order to discuss with other patients dealing with similar conditions. During the production of a new drug,...
master thesis 2019
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Chen, Guo (author)
Knee osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis, which results in stiffness, pain, and impaired movement, is a major cause of disability in elderly populations around the globe. In the course of treating this disease, patients have to endure enormous pains travel to hospitals to meet medical professionals. The motivation behind this...
master thesis 2019
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van der Plaats, Lisa (author)
The quality of rigid endoscopes deteriorates during clinical use due to the sterilization process, mechanical forces and wear and tear during regular use. Regulations and standards on ensuring the quality of these instruments are currently non-existent or contain only qualitative measures, resulting in subjective examinations . Defective rigid...
master thesis 2019
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Gurram, Nitin (author)
The learning curve of novice surgeons takes about 25 surgeries to be proficient at the knee replacement procedure. So it is not just enough if we design efficient and more ergonomic surgical tools, it is also important to provide a learning platform for them to get better before they operate on a real patient. Although many training simulators...
master thesis 2019
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Krijgsman, Laurens (author)
The technology used in health care is one of the fastest developing fields in Precision Engineering. The main focus in this field is on the development of steerable, small dimensioned instruments. Using these, surgeries can be done with minimal damage to the patient, shorter hospital stay and more aesthetical healing.<br/>From the medical field...
master thesis 2019
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van Hoek, Vincent (author)
This thesis describes the design of an ultra-low power temperature to digital converter. It is intended to monitor the excess heat produced during the wireless charging of implantable medical devices such as pacemakers. The TDC is designed to achieve an accuracy of ±0.1 °C (3 sigma) from 27 °C to 47 °C, and ±0.3 °C (3 sigma) from -40 °C to 85 °C...
master thesis 2019
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Hooft Graafland, Joy (author)
This report showcases the development of a product to aid the venipuncture procedure. Venipuncture is a procedure where intravenous access is obtained for several purposes. Finding a location and vein to insert the needle is the most important step of this procedure. Nearly 90% of hospitalised patients have to undergo the procedure. Despite...
master thesis 2019
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Lugtenburg, Noëlle (author)
This graduation project is performed for the Dutch Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) in collaboration with VU University Medical Center (VUmc), Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. In many situations pregnant women need to use a medicine during pregnancy, especially when they are under medical supervision at VUmc due to their (history of a)...
master thesis 2019
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Zubin, Irene (author)
The term last-mile delivery refers to the final leg of a business-to-customer service, in which a product is shipped from a depot to a final destination point by means of land transportation, such as vans and small trucks. Although they provide a common and easy way to consign products, companies are striving for new transport technologies to...
master thesis 2019
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Mulckhuyse, Joppe (author)
Objectives – Over the past decades, more and more cardiac diseases have been treated in interventional cardiology. Catheters are generally used to access the heart through the blood vessels. The previously developed steerable Sigma catheter at Delft University of Technology, tackles cable related challenges of conventional mechanically...
master thesis 2019
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Bisschop, Marc (author)
Implantable Medical Devices (IMDs) could fulfill many different functions in the human body. Batteries have always been the main power source of these devices. Batteries have some drawbacks, the biggest one being the replacement of IMDs with fully discharged batteries. In this thesis a wireless power transfer system, with a receiving power...
master thesis 2019
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Aydin, Mucahit (author)
This project is an initiative of the Department of Surgery in Maasstad Ziekenhuis. In the department, two types of patients undergo abdominal surgery: 1) mobile obese patients and, 2) patients with cancer. These types of patients need personal contact and guidance, especially patients with cancer. However, nurses are overwhelmed with work and...
master thesis 2019
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Sankararaman, Shyam Prasadh (author)
Hyperspectral imaging (HSI) is a promising imaging modality in medical applications, especially for non-invasive and non-contact disease diagnosis and image-guided surgery. Encoding both spatial and spectral information, it can detect subtle changes in the biochemical and morphological properties of a tissue, revealing the early progression of a...
master thesis 2019
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