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  • Theory and Applications of CT Imaging and Analysis
    Theory and Applications of CT Imaging and Analysis
    Edited by Noriyasu Homma
    ISBN 978-953-307-234-0,
    300 pages, April, 2011
    The x-ray computed tomography (CT) is well known as a useful imaging method and thus CT images have continuingly been used for many applications, especially in medical fields. This book discloses recent advances and new ideas in theories and applicat ...
  • Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice
    Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice
    Edited by Stanley Shostak
    ISBN 978-953-307-225-8,
    472 pages, March, 2011
    Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice does not 'boldly go where no one has gone before!' Rather, Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice boldly goes where the cutting edge of research theory meets the concrete challenges of clinical practice. Cance ...
  • Advances in Telemedicine: Applications in Various Medical Disciplines and Geographical Regions
    Advances in Telemedicine: Applications in Various Medical Disciplines and Geographical Regions
    Edited by Georgi Graschew and Theo A. Roelofs
    ISBN 978-953-307-161-9,
    310 pages, March, 2011
    Innovative developments in information and communication technologies (ICT) irrevocably change our lives and enable new possibilities for society. Telemedicine, which can be defined as novel ICT-enabled medical services that help to overcome classica ...
  • Advances in Telemedicine: Technologies, Enabling Factors and Scenarios
    Advances in Telemedicine: Technologies, Enabling Factors and Scenarios
    Edited by Georgi Graschew and Theo A. Roelofs
    ISBN 978-953-307-159-6,
    426 pages, March, 2011
    Innovative developments in information and communication technologies (ICT) irrevocably change our lives and enable new possibilities for society. Telemedicine, which can be defined as novel ICT-enabled medical services that help to overcome classica ...
  • Modern Pacemakers - Present and Future
    Modern Pacemakers - Present and Future
    Edited by Mithilesh Kumar Das
    ISBN 978-953-307-214-2,
    624 pages, February, 2011
    The book focuses upon clinical as well as engineering aspects of modern cardiac pacemakers. Modern pacemaker functions, implant techniques, various complications related to implant and complications during follow-up are covered. The issue of interact ...
  • Health Management
    Health Management
    Edited by Krzysztof Smigorski
    ISBN 978-953-307-120-6,
    112 pages, September, 2010
    Possibilities of medical intervention have thrived over the last decades. Our knowledge about mechanisms of the development of diseases and factors influencing it has increased. Effective treatment requires a holistic approach that takes into conside ...
  • Neuroimaging
    Neuroimaging
    Edited by Cristina Marta Del-Ben
    ISBN 978-953-307-127-5,
    144 pages, August, 2010
    Neuroimaging has become a crucial technique for Neurosciences. Different structural, functional and neurochemical methods, developed in recent decades, have allowed a systematic investigation on the role of neural substrates involved in functions per ...
  • Tissue Engineering
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    Edited by Daniel Eberli
    ISBN 978-953-307-079-7,
    534 pages, March, 2010
    The Tissue Engineering approach has major advantages over traditional organ transplantation and circumvents the problem of organ shortage. Tissues that closely match the patient’s needs can be reconstructed from readily available biopsies and subs ...