TITLE

Furby does not interfere with medical devices

AUTHOR(S)
Kok-Swang Tan; Hinberg, Irwin
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/19/99, Vol. 161 Issue 8, p971
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the results of Health Canada's assessment of the susceptibility of various medical devices to electromagnetic interference from the Furby, a stuffed animal toy with a built-in computer chip. 13 medical devices tested; Testing procedure; Small electric and magnetic field strengths generated by the Furby.
ACCESSION #
2451895

 

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