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Advanced Biomedical Engineering

Edited by Gaetano Gargiulo

Western Sydney University, Australia


Alistair McEwan

University of Sydney, Australia

This book presents a collection of recent and extended academic works in selected topics of biomedical signal processing, bio-imaging and biomedical ethics and legislation. This wide range of topics provide a valuable update to researchers in the multidisciplinary area of biomedical engineering and an interesting introduction for engineers new to the area. The techniques covered include modelling, experimentation and discussion with the application areas ranging from acoustics to oncology, health education and cardiovascular disease.

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Advanced Biomedical EngineeringEdited by Gaetano Gargiulo

Published: August 23rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1017

ISBN: 978-953-307-555-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4453-3

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

55701 Total Chapter Downloads

31 Crossref Citations

62 Web of Science Citations

57 Dimensions Citations


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1. Spatial Unmasking of Speech Based on Near-Field Distance Cues

By Craig Jin, Virginia Best, Gaven Lin and Simon Carlile


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2. Pulse Wave Analysis

By Zhaopeng Fan, Gong Zhang and Simon Liao


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3. Multivariate Models and Algorithms for Learning Correlation Structures from Replicated Molecular Profiling Data

By Lipi R. Acharya and Dongxiao Zhu


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4. Biomedical Time Series Processing and Analysis Methods: The Case of Empirical Mode Decomposition

By Alexandros Karagiannis, Philip Constantinou and Demosthenes Vouyioukas


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5. Global Internet Protocol for Ubiquitous Healthcare Monitoring Applications

By Dhananjay Singh


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6. Recent Developments in Cell-Based Microscale Technologies and Their Potential Application in Personalised Medicine

By Gregor Kijanka, Robert Burger, Ivan K. Dimov, Rima Padovani, Karen Lawler, Richard O'Kennedy and Jens Ducrée


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7. Fine Biomedical Imaging Using X-Ray Phase-Sensitive Technique

By Akio Yoneyama, Shigehito Yamada and Tohoru Takeda


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8. Diffusion of Methylene Blue in Phantoms of Agar Using Optical Absorption Techniques

By Lidia Vilca-Quispe, Alejandro Castilla-Loeza, Juan José Alvarado-Gil and Patricia Quintana-Owen


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9. Semiconductor II-VI Quantum Dots with Interface States and Their Biomedical Applications

By Tetyana Torchynska and Yuri Vorobiev


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10. Image Processing Methods for Automatic Cell Counting In Vivo or In Situ Using 3D Confocal Microscopy

By Manuel G. Forero and Alicia Hidalgo


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11. Cross Cultural Principles for Bioethics

By Mette Ebbesen


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12. Multi-Faceted Search and Navigation of Biological Databases

By Mahoui M., Oklak M. and Perumal N.


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13. Integrating the Electronic Health Record into Education: Models, Issues and Considerations for Training Biomedical Engineers

By Elizabeth Borycki, Andre Kushniruk, Mu-Hsing Kuo and Brian Armstrong


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14. Appropriateness and Adequacy of the Keywords Listed in Papers Published in Eating Disorders Journals Indexed Using the MEDLINE Database

By Javier Sanz-Valero, Rocio Guardiola-Wanden-Berghe and Carmina Wanden-Berghe


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15. Legislation, Standardization and Technological Solutions for Enhancing e-Accessibility in e-Health

By Pilar Del Valle García, Ignacio Martínez Ruiz, Javier Escayola Calvo, Jesús Daniel Trigo Vilaseca and José García Moros


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