Medicine

  • Ultrasound Imaging
    Ultrasound Imaging
    Editor Masayuki Tanabe
    ISBN 978-953-307-239-5
    220 pages, April, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 292311 times.
    In this book, we present a dozen state of the art developments for ultrasound imaging, for example, hardware implementation, transducer, beamforming, signal processing, measurement of elasticity and diagnosis. The editors would like to thank all the ...
  • Theory and Applications of CT Imaging and Analysis
    Theory and Applications of CT Imaging and Analysis
    Editor Noriyasu Homma
    ISBN 978-953-307-234-0
    300 pages, April, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 54386 times.
    The x-ray computed tomography (CT) is well known as a useful imaging method and thus CT images have continuingly been used for many applications, especially in medical fields. This book discloses recent advances and new ideas in theories and applicat ...
  • Advances in Telemedicine: Applications in Various Medical Disciplines and Geographical Regions
    Advances in Telemedicine: Applications in Various Medical Disciplines and Geographical Regions
    Editor Georgi Graschew and Theo A. Roelofs
    ISBN 978-953-307-161-9
    310 pages, March, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 47020 times.
    Innovative developments in information and communication technologies (ICT) irrevocably change our lives and enable new possibilities for society. Telemedicine, which can be defined as novel ICT-enabled medical services that help to overcome classica ...
  • Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice
    Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice
    Editor Stanley Shostak
    ISBN 978-953-307-225-8
    472 pages, March, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 218702 times.
    Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice does not 'boldly go where no one has gone before!' Rather, Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice boldly goes where the cutting edge of research theory meets the concrete challenges of clinical practice. Cance ...
  • Advances in Telemedicine: Technologies, Enabling Factors and Scenarios
    Advances in Telemedicine: Technologies, Enabling Factors and Scenarios
    Editor Georgi Graschew and Theo A. Roelofs
    ISBN 978-953-307-159-6
    426 pages, March, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 60746 times.
    Innovative developments in information and communication technologies (ICT) irrevocably change our lives and enable new possibilities for society. Telemedicine, which can be defined as novel ICT-enabled medical services that help to overcome classica ...
  • Modern Pacemakers - Present and Future
    Modern Pacemakers - Present and Future
    Editor Mithilesh Kumar Das
    ISBN 978-953-307-214-2
    624 pages, February, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 208916 times.
    The book focuses upon clinical as well as engineering aspects of modern cardiac pacemakers. Modern pacemaker functions, implant techniques, various complications related to implant and complications during follow-up are covered. The issue of interact ...
  • Health Management
    Health Management
    Editor Krzysztof Smigorski
    ISBN 978-953-307-120-6
    112 pages, September, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 27992 times.
    Possibilities of medical intervention have thrived over the last decades. Our knowledge about mechanisms of the development of diseases and factors influencing it has increased. Effective treatment requires a holistic approach that takes into conside ...
  • Neuroimaging
    Neuroimaging
    Editor Cristina Marta Del-Ben
    ISBN 978-953-307-127-5
    144 pages, August, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 20433 times.
    Neuroimaging has become a crucial technique for Neurosciences. Different structural, functional and neurochemical methods, developed in recent decades, have allowed a systematic investigation on the role of neural substrates involved in functions per ...