Smart Pills Lesson



This brick is concerned with “Intelligent pills” (also known as “smart pills” or “robot pills” or “electronic pills)”). These are a combination of a drug and a device, which can be described as “an oral tablet that incorporates some type of medical device, such as a microchip, that, for example, controls the release of the active pharmaceutical ingredient after ingestion” (Avery and Liu, 2011).

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Course duration: 9 hours lesson + 9 hours activities


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