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  • Assessment of Cellular and Organ Function and Dysfunction using Direct and Derived MRI Methodologies
    Assessment of Cellular and Organ Function and Dysfunction using Direct and Derived MRI Methodologies
    Edited by Christakis Constantinides
    ISBN 978-953-51-2723-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2722-2,
    114 pages, October, 2016
    Despite the tremendous growth in the field of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) evidenced in the initial phases of its development in the early twentieth century, scientific focus has shifted in recent years toward the study of physiology and pathophy ...
  • Proof and Concepts in Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Technologies
    Proof and Concepts in Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Technologies
    Edited by Shailendra K. Saxena
    ISBN 978-953-51-2581-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2580-8,
    170 pages, September, 2016
    This book gives a comprehensive overview of the recent advancements and developments of rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) and technologies, which are quite novel approaches and might be used as laboratory bench manual for the rapid diagnosis of the vario ...
  • Mammography Techniques and Review
    Mammography Techniques and Review
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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 ...