Many DTC projects involve designing a medical device for a patient or group of patients. Most classes divide the work up into subtopics such as these.
To learn more about the patients who will be using your medical device, try looking for articles in PubMed, CINAHL, or Embase:
To learn more about how to construct the device, try looking for articles in Applied Science and Technology Abstracts, Inspec, IEEE/IEE Electronic Library, or ACM Digital Library:
To learn more about the medical device industry, try looking for articles in ABI Inform, Business Source Premier, BCC Research, or Qmed: