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Our collection of 45 books.

  • Sonography
    Edited by Kerry Thoirs
    ISBN 978-953-307-947-9,
    356 pages, February, 2012
    Medical sonography is a medical imaging modality used across many medical disciplines. Its use is growing, probably due to its relative low cost and easy accessibility. There are now many high quality ultrasound imaging systems available that are eas ...
  • Advances in Brain Imaging
    Advances in Brain Imaging
    Edited by Vikas Chaudhary
    ISBN 978-953-307-955-4,
    264 pages, February, 2012
    Remarkable advances in medical diagnostic imaging have been made during the past few decades. The development of new imaging techniques and continuous improvements in the display of digital images have opened new horizons in the study of brain anatom ...
  • Intravascular Ultrasound
    Intravascular Ultrasound
    Edited by Yasuhiro Honda
    ISBN 978-953-307-900-4,
    218 pages, February, 2012
    Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) is a cardiovascular imaging technology using a specially designed catheter with a miniaturized ultrasound probe for the assessment of vascular anatomy with detailed visualization of arterial layers. Over the past two d ...
  • Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry
    Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry
    Edited by Abdellah El Maghraoui
    ISBN 978-953-307-877-9,
    158 pages, January, 2012
    The World Health Organization (WHO) has established dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) as the best densitometric technique for assessing bone mineral density (BMD) in postmenopausal women and has based the definitions of osteopenia and osteoporos ...
  • Echocardiography - New Techniques
    Echocardiography - New Techniques
    Edited by Gani Bajraktari
    ISBN 978-953-307-762-8,
    230 pages, January, 2012
    The book "Echocardiography - New Techniques" brings worldwide contributions from highly acclaimed clinical and imaging science investigators, and representatives from academic medical centers. Each chapter is designed and written to be accessible to ...
  • Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases
    Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases
    Edited by Gani Bajraktari
    ISBN 978-953-307-977-6,
    172 pages, January, 2012
    The book "Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases" brings together contributions from well- known researchers from around the world, some of them specialized in imaging science in their clinical orientation, but also representatives from academic med ...
  • Applications of EMG in Clinical and Sports Medicine
    Applications of EMG in Clinical and Sports Medicine
    Edited by Catriona Steele
    ISBN 978-953-307-798-7,
    412 pages, January, 2012
    This second of two volumes on EMG (Electromyography) covers a wide range of clinical applications, as a complement to the methods discussed in volume 1. Topics range from gait and vibration analysis, through posture and falls prevention, to biofeedba ...
  • EMG Methods for Evaluating Muscle and Nerve Function
    EMG Methods for Evaluating Muscle and Nerve Function
    Edited by Mark Schwartz
    ISBN 978-953-307-793-2,
    546 pages, January, 2012
    This first of two volumes on EMG (Electromyography) covers a wide range of subjects, from Principles and Methods, Signal Processing, Diagnostics, Evoked Potentials, to EMG in combination with other technologies and New Frontiers in Research and Techn ...