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Our collection of 43 books.

  • Intravascular Ultrasound
    Intravascular Ultrasound
    Editor 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
    Editor 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 - In Specific Diseases
    Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases
    Editor 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 ...
  • Echocardiography - New Techniques
    Echocardiography - New Techniques
    Editor 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 ...
  • EMG Methods for Evaluating Muscle and Nerve Function
    EMG Methods for Evaluating Muscle and Nerve Function
    Editor 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 ...
  • Applications of EMG in Clinical and Sports Medicine
    Applications of EMG in Clinical and Sports Medicine
    Editor 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 ...
  • Computed Tomography - Clinical Applications
    Computed Tomography - Clinical Applications
    Editor Luca Saba
    ISBN 978-953-307-378-1,
    352 pages, January, 2012
    Computed Tomography (CT), and in particular multi-detector-row computed tomography (MDCT), is a powerful non-invasive imaging tool with a number of advantages over the others non- invasive imaging techniques. CT has evolved into an indispensable imag ...
  • Medical Imaging
    Medical Imaging
    Editor Okechukwu Felix Erondu
    ISBN 978-953-307-774-1,
    412 pages, December, 2011
    What we know about and do with medical imaging has changed rapidly during the past decade, beginning with the basics, following with the breakthroughs, and moving on to the abstract. This book demonstrates the wider horizon that has become the mainst ...