materials management, hospitalmedical dictionary

The management of all procurement, distribution, and storage of equipment and supplies, as well as logistics management including laundry, processing of reusables, etc.

(12 Dec 1998)

materials recovery facilitymedical dictionary

A recycling facility for municipal solid waste.

Acronym: MRF

(05 Dec 1998)

materials testingmedical dictionary

The testing of materials and devices, especially those used for implants, prostheses, sutures, adhesives, etc., for hardness, strength, durability, safety, and efficacy.

(12 Dec 1998)