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  • Mammography Techniques and Review
    Mammography Techniques and Review
    Editor Fabiano Cavalcanti Fernandes, Lourdes Mattos Brasil and Renato da Veiga Guadagnin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2138-1,
    120 pages, July, 2015
    Mammography remains at the backbone of medical tools to examine the human breast. The early detection of breast cancer typically uses adjunct tests to mammogram such as ultrasound, positron emission mammography, electrical impedance, Computer-aided d ...
  • Positron Emission Tomography - Recent Developments in Instrumentation, Research and Clinical Oncological Practice
    Positron Emission Tomography - Recent Developments in Instrumentation, Research and Clinical Oncological Practice
    Editor Sandro Misciagna
    ISBN 978-953-51-1213-6,
    282 pages, December, 2013
    Positron Emission Tomography is a nuclear medicine technique first used to study the brain. Several decades ago, PET scanners design and performance have improved considerably: number of detectors has increased from 20 to 20,0000, axial field of view ...
  • Advancements and Breakthroughs in Ultrasound Imaging
    Advancements and Breakthroughs in Ultrasound Imaging
    Editor Gunti Gunarathne
    ISBN 978-953-51-1159-7,
    304 pages, June, 2013
    Ultrasonic imaging is a powerful diagnostic tool available to medical practitioners, engineers and researchers today. Due to the relative safety, and the non-invasive nature, ultrasonic imaging has become one of the most rapidly advancing technologie ...
  • Electrodiagnosis in New Frontiers of Clinical Research
    Electrodiagnosis in New Frontiers of Clinical Research
    Editor Hande Turker
    ISBN 978-953-51-1118-4,
    322 pages, May, 2013
    Utilization of electrodiagnosis; namely electromyography (EMG), nerve conduction studies, late responses, repetitive nerve stimulation techniques, quantitative EMG and evoked potentials, has long been discussed in many text books as basic principles. ...
  • Selected Topics on Computed Tomography
    Selected Topics on Computed Tomography
    Editor Dongqing Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1102-3,
    78 pages, May, 2013
    This book is a research publication that covers developments within the Diagnostics field of study. The book is a collection of reviewed scholarly contributions written by different authors and edited by an expert with specific expertise. Each schola ...
  • Medical Imaging in Clinical Practice
    Medical Imaging in Clinical Practice
    Editor Okechukwu Felix Erondu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0986-0,
    362 pages, February, 2013
    Medical Imaging in Clinical Practice is a compendium of the various applications of imaging modalities in specific clinical conditions. It captures in an easy to read manner, the experiences of various experts drawn from across the globe. It explores ...
  • Novel Frontiers of Advanced Neuroimaging
    Novel Frontiers of Advanced Neuroimaging
    Editor Kostas N. Fountas
    ISBN 978-953-51-0923-5,
    232 pages, January, 2013
    Emerging imaging modalities continuously increase the diagnostic sensitivity and accuracy of neuroimaging, and have transformed diagnostic radiology into a powerful research and clinical tool. Various novel neuroimaging modalities have become of para ...
  • Computational Intelligence in Electromyography Analysis - A Perspective on Current Applications and Future Challenges
    Computational Intelligence in Electromyography Analysis - A Perspective on Current Applications and Future Challenges
    Editor Ganesh R. Naik
    ISBN 978-953-51-0805-4,
    460 pages, October, 2012
    Electromyography (EMG) is a technique for evaluating and recording the electrical activity produced by skeletal muscles. EMG may be used clinically for the diagnosis of neuromuscular problems and for assessing biomechanical and motor control deficits ...