Medical equipment (also known as armamentarium is designed to aid in the diagnosis, monitoring or treatment of medical conditions.
- Diagnostic equipment includes medical imaging machines, used to aid in diagnosis. Examples are Real time pcr instruments, ELISA instruments.
- Medical monitors allow medical staff to measure a patient’s medical state. Monitors may measure patient vital signs.
- Medical laboratory equipment automates or helps analyze blood, urine and genes.
- Diagnostic Medical Equipment may also be used in the labs and hospitals for certain purposes, e.g. for the control of Hepatitis viruses.