chapter  17
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- Brief Introduction to Preclinical Research

Medical devices must be tested in a living system (in vivo testing) for them to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for clinical trials. This can be a daunting task to some. To minimize the fear and trepidation that comes with this aspect of device development, I will lay out a guide that will allow the reader to map out a schedule for success and to minimize chances for failure.