Medical equipment is a broad category defining tools, instruments, devices and large machines that are used in the practice of medicine. Medical equipment can be used for the diagnosis of disease, for disease prevention, for the monitoring of a patient or for the treatment of a patient’s condition. Some medical instruments or tools are used in the practice of surgery and are called surgical instruments. Other medical equipment involves smaller procedures such as the placement of a catheter, an IV or an arterial line. Medical equipment continues to evolve as the practice of medicine changes
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