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  • Wheelchair Skills Assessment and Training

    By R. Lee Kirby

    This book provides a wide spectrum of readers with comprehensive but easily understandable protocols for the assessment and training of wheelchair skills. The Wheelchair Research Team at Dalhousie University and the Capital District Health Authority in Halifax (lead by the author) have focused on…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    CRC Press
    Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

  • Silver Nanoparticles for Antibacterial Devices

    Biocompatibility and Toxicity

    Edited by Huiliang Cao

    Millions of patients worldwide benefit from implantable biomedical devices, such as fracture fixations, prosthetic joints, pacemakers, vascular grafts, dental implants, and stents. However, biomaterial-associated infection is a common postimplantation complication. This reference focuses on (…

    Hardback – 2016-11-26 
    CRC Press

  • Smart Biomaterial Devices

    Polymers in Biomedical Sciences

    By A.K. Bajpai, Jaya Bajpai, Rajesh Kumar Saini, Priyanka Agrawal, Atul Tiwari

    Polymers have emerged as one of the most innovative classes of materials in modern materials science, leading to new applications in medicine and pharmacy. This book offers a convincing and understandable approach to polymer biomaterial devices being used in various areas related to biomedical and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-14 
    CRC Press

  • Understanding Information and Computation

    From Einstein to Web Science

    By Philip Tetlow

    The World Wide Web is truly astounding. It has changed the way we interact, learn and innovate. It is the largest sociotechnical system humankind has created and is advancing at a pace that leaves most in awe. It is an unavoidable fact that the future of the world is now inextricably linked to the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Principles of Evolution

    Systems, Species, and the History of Life

    By Jonathan Bard

    Principles of Evolution considers evolution in the context of systems biology, a contemporary approach for handling biological complexity. Evolution needs this systems perspective for three reasons. First, most activity in living organisms is driven by complex networks of proteins and this has…

    Paperback – 2016-10-27 
    Garland Science

  • Plants Of The Bible

    By Moldenke

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06

  • Introduction to Biomedical Engineering Technology, Third Edition

    By Laurence J. Street

    This new edition provides major revisions to a text that is suitable for the introduction to biomedical engineering technology course offered in a number of technical institutes and colleges in Canada and the US. Each chapter has been thoroughly updated with new photos and illustrations which…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01
    CRC Press

  • The Logic of Personal Knowledge

    Essays Presented to M. Polanyi on his Seventieth Birthday, 11th March, 1961

    Edited by Polanyi Festschrift Committee

    Originally published in 1961. Michael Polanyi was a polymath who influenced economics and the sciences as well as philosophy. His wide-ranging research in physical science is as well-known as his work on freedom and knowledge and his arguments against positivism and reductionism. This collection of…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

  • Scintillation Dosimetry

    Edited by Sam Beddar, Luc Beaulieu

    Scintillation Dosimetry delivers a comprehensive introduction to plastic scintillation dosimetry, covering everything from basic radiation dosimetry concepts to plastic scintillating fiber optics. Comprised of chapters authored by leading experts in the medical physics community, the book:…

    Hardback – 2016-04-01
    CRC Press
    Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

  • Wireless Medical Systems and Algorithms

    Design and Applications

    Edited by Pietro Salvo, Miguel Hernandez-Silveira

    Wireless Medical Systems and Algorithms: Design and Applications provides a state-of-the-art overview of the key steps in the development of wireless medical systems, from biochips to brain–computer interfaces and beyond. The book also examines some of the most advanced algorithms and data…

    Hardback – 2016-03-03
    CRC Press
    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

  • Scientific Progress

    By James Jeans, William Bragg, E.V. Appleton, E. Mellanby, J.B.S. Haldane, Julian S. Huxley

    Edited by James Jeans

    First published in 1936, this volume contains six of the Halley Stewart Lectures – originally founded "For Research towards the Christian Ideal in All Social Life" – by some of the greatest of English scientists of the mid-20th century, each a leading authority in his respective field: cosmology,…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge Library Editions: 20th Century Science

  • Science Advances

    By J.B.S. Haldane

    This book offers an overview of a huge range of scientific achievements in the 20th century, specifically in the field of applied science. The majority of the essays originally appeared in papers and journals such as the Daily Worker, New Statesman and Nation, Science and Society and Nature.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge Library Editions: 20th Century Science

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