3D printed stethoscope outperforms $200+ competitors

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The beginning of a true open source medical product movement?

“> Tarek Loubani, an emergency room doctor in Gaza, wants to apply the principles of open source software development to out-of-patent medical devices. His first success: A 3D-printed stethoscope head that costs 30 cents to make and, according to his tests, has better sound quality than the industry standard.”

via Motherboard