Turkish signature in Germany's "excellent design" award in health
Turkish designer and METU Faculty Member Assoc. Dr. The Designnobis team, led by Hakan Gürsu, won the "golden award" in the "excellent design" category in the "German Design Award 2021" competition held in Germany with the medical product designs they developed for hospital patients.
The results of the "German Design Award 2021", one of the most prestigious design competitions in the country and the world, organized by the German Design Council, have been announced.
The innovative disinfection container "D-Cap Disinfection Cap" developed by Hakan Gürsu and Designnobis team together with the Disposet company in the medical sector was deemed worthy of a gold award in the category of "medical, rehabilitation and health" for excellent product designs.
- Keeps medical devices sterile
The patent application of the Turkish designed product, which brings significant advantages in the medical field with its innovative design, has been completed.
D-Cap / Double Cap design has innovative features to keep vascular access medical devices sterile.
The feature that distinguishes the Turkish design product from existing products is that it has a double-sided use feature. The cap of the cap maintains its feature of being closed on all connections thanks to its special design. In this way, the life of the medical material on which the cover is attached extends and savings in health expenses are provided. Thanks to its design, the frequency of changing materials such as ported needles and cannulae, which have been extended for sterile usage, will decrease, thus increasing patient comfort.
The product, which simplifies medical processes, reduces the risk of infection and offers an economical solution, provides ergonomic comfort with its innovative form.
D-Cap is aimed to be used in national and international health centers in the future.
As the manufacturer, distributor and supplier of disposable medical devices focusing on the departments of anesthesia and intensive care, cardiovascular surgery and hematology, Disposet has invested heavily in recent years to increase service, R&D capabilities and production capacity since 2003.
Providing R&D and feasibility studies, Disposet conducts sustainable, environmentally friendly, economical and innovative studies in the world market.
While the "D-Cap Disinfection Cap" design won its first award in the international arena, the Designnobis team reached the 3rd gold award and 10th in total in the German Design Award Competition.
The award ceremony of the German Design Award competition, which has been organized since 1969 with the support of the German state to support industry, production and design culture, will be held in Frankfurt in February 2021 as part of the International Frankfurt Fair.
Detailed information about the award-winning design, "D-Cap / Double Cap: https://www.german-design-award.com/en/the-winners/gallery/detail/33257-d-cap-double-cap Available at .html "internet address.