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Our collection of 43 books.

  • 12 Chapters on Nuclear Medicine
    12 Chapters on Nuclear Medicine
    Edited by Ali Gholamrezanezhad
    ISBN 978-953-307-802-1,
    314 pages, December, 2011
    The development of nuclear medicine as a medical specialty has resulted in the large-scale application of its effective imaging methods in everyday practice as a primary method of diagnosis. The introduction of positron-emitting tracers (PET) has re ...
  • Neuroimaging for Clinicians - Combining Research and Practice
    Neuroimaging for Clinicians - Combining Research and Practice
    Edited by Julio F. P. Peres
    ISBN 978-953-307-450-4,
    438 pages, December, 2011
    Neuroimaging for clinicians sourced 19 chapters from some of the world's top brain-imaging researchers and clinicians to provide a timely review of the state of the art in neuroimaging, covering radiology, neurology, psychiatry, psychology, and geria ...
  • Magnetoencephalography
    Edited by Elizabeth W. Pang
    ISBN 978-953-307-255-5,
    252 pages, November, 2011
    This is a practical book on MEG that covers a wide range of topics. The book begins with a series of reviews on the use of MEG for clinical applications, the study of cognitive functions in various diseases, and one chapter focusing specifically on s ...
  • Computed Tomography - Special Applications
    Computed Tomography - Special Applications
    Edited by Luca Saba
    ISBN 978-953-307-723-9,
    328 pages, November, 2011
    CT has evolved into an indispensable imaging method in clinical routine. The first generation of CT scanners developed in the 1970s and numerous innovations have improved the utility and application field of the CT, such as the introduction of helica ...
  • Radioisotopes - Applications in Bio-Medical Science
    Radioisotopes - Applications in Bio-Medical Science
    Edited by Nirmal Singh
    ISBN 978-953-307-748-2,
    332 pages, November, 2011
    The book Radioisotopes - Applications in Bio-Medical Science contains two sections: Radioisotopes and Radiations in Bioscience and Radioisotopes and Radiology in Medical Science. Section I includes chapters on medical radioisotope production, radio-l ...
  • CT Scanning - Techniques and Applications
    CT Scanning - Techniques and Applications
    Edited by Karupppasamy Subburaj
    ISBN 978-953-307-943-1,
    358 pages, October, 2011
    Since its introduction in 1972, X-ray computed tomography (CT) has evolved into an essential diagnostic imaging tool for a continually increasing variety of clinical applications. The goal of this book was not simply to summarize currently available ...
  • Advances in Applied Electromyography
    Advances in Applied Electromyography
    Edited by Joseph Mizrahi
    ISBN 978-953-307-382-8,
    224 pages, August, 2011
    The electrical activity of the muscles, as measured by means of electromyography (EMG), is a major expression of muscle contraction. This book aims at providing an updated overview of the recent developments in electromyography from diverse aspects a ...
  • Ultrasound Imaging - Medical Applications
    Ultrasound Imaging - Medical Applications
    Edited by Igor V. Minin and Oleg V. Minin
    ISBN 978-953-307-279-1,
    342 pages, August, 2011
    This book provides an overview of ultrafast ultrasound imaging, 3D high-quality ultrasonic imaging, correction of phase aberrations in medical ultrasound images, etc. Several interesting medical and clinical applications areas are also discussed in ...