Medicine

  • Modern Pacemakers - Present and Future
    Modern Pacemakers - Present and Future
    Editor Mithilesh Kumar Das
    ISBN 978-953-307-214-2
    610 pages, February, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 194672 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 27254 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
    136 pages, August, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 19918 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 ...
  • Finite Element Analysis
    Finite Element Analysis
    Editor David Moratal
    ISBN 978-953-307-123-7
    688 pages, August, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 296726 times.
    Finite element analysis is an engineering method for the numerical analysis of complex structures. This book provides a bird's eye view on this very broad matter through 27 original and innovative research studies exhibiting various investigation dir ...
  • Tissue Engineering
    Tissue Engineering
    Editor Daniel Eberli
    ISBN 978-953-307-079-7
    524 pages, March, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 224282 times.
    The Tissue Engineering approach has major advantages over traditional organ transplantation and circumvents the problem of organ shortage. Tissues that closely match the patient’s needs can be reconstructed from readily available biopsies and subs ...
  • Biomedical Imaging
    Biomedical Imaging
    Editor Youxin Mao
    ISBN 978-953-307-071-1
    100 pages, March, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 36812 times.
    Biomedical imaging is becoming an indispensable branch within bioengineering. This research field has recently expanded due to the requirement of high-level medical diagnostics and rapid development of interdisciplinary modern technologies. This b ...
  • Rehabilitation Engineering
    Rehabilitation Engineering
    Editor Tan Yen Kheng
    ISBN 978-953-307-023-0
    288 pages, December, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 48216 times.
    Population ageing has major consequences and implications in all areas of our daily life as well as other important aspects, such as economic growth, savings, investment and consumption, labour markets, pensions, property and care from one generatio ...
  • Medical Robotics
    Medical Robotics
    Editor Vanja Bozovic
    ISBN 978-3-902613-18-9
    526 pages, January, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 272533 times.
    The first generation of surgical robots are already being installed in a number of operating rooms around the world. Robotics is being introduced to medicine because it allows for unprecedented control and precision of surgical instruments in minimal ...