Biomedical Engineering Products

  • Nanoparticles in Humans

    Experiments, Methods and Strategies

    Edited by Lev S. Ruzer

    A review of the literature on the environmental health implications of the developing nanotechnology industry shows that the potential problem of exposure to airborne nanoparticles has not been adequately assessed. The health and safety of nanotechnology workers is of concern because these groups…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Fluorine Magnetic Resonance Imaging

    Edited by Ulrich Flogel, Eric Ahrens

    Fluorine (19F) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has garnered significant interest owing to the properties of fluorinated materials and the 19F nucleus. Fluorinated materials can serve as therapeutic agents, drug-delivery vehicles, and imaging probes that rely on 19F MRI detection. Fluorine has an…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Rare Earth Elements in Human and Environmental Health

    At a Crossroads between Toxicity and Safety

    By Giovanni Pagano

    This book presents recent research achievements in REE-associated health effects, which have been mostly confined to journal reports on individual laboratory studies so far. It aims to present the multifaceted aspects of REEs, including the potential benefits of REEs in several applications and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Radiation in Medicine and Biology

    Edited by Pandit B. Vidyasagar, Sagar S. Jagtap, Omprakash Yemul

    This book discusses conventional and emerging applications of radiations, which include radio waves and ultraviolet and gamma radiations. It contains 10 chapters arranged into two parts: new techniques in radiation therapy and effects of ionizing radiations on biological systems. The applications…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Patient Specific Stem Cells

    Edited by Deepak A. Lamba

    One of the biggest challenges faced in medical research had been to create accurate and relevant models of human disease. A number of good animal models have been developed to understand the pathophysiology. However, not all of them reflect the human disorder, a classic case being Usher’s syndrome…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Radioembolization

    Physics, Biology, Nuclear Medicine, and Imaging

    Edited by Alexander S. Pasciak, PhD., Yong Bradley, MD., J. Mark McKinney, MD.

    Radioembolization is now the preferred treatment for both primary and secondary liver cancer. This handbook addresses the radiation biology, physics, nuclear medicine, and imaging for radioembolization using Yttrium-90 (90Y) microspheres, in addition to discussing aspects related to interventional…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18 
    CRC Press

  • Hybrid Nanomaterials

    Design, Synthesis, and Biomedical Applications

    Edited by Weibo Cai, Feng Chen

    Over the last decade, an unprecedented expansion in the field of nanomedicine has resulted in the development of new nanomaterials for diagnosis and therapy of various diseases such as cancer. This book covers the design, synthesis and applications of various functionally-hybridized nanomaterials…

    Hardback – 2016-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Fractals

    Applications in Biological Signalling and Image Processing

    By Dinesh Kumar, Sridhar P. Arjunan, Behzad Aliahmad

    The book provides an insight into the advantages and limitations of the use of fractals in biomedical data. It begins with a brief introduction to the concept of fractals and other associated measures and describes applications for biomedical signals and images. Properties of biological data in…

    Hardback – 2016-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Muscle Contraction and Cell Motility

    Fundamentals and Developments

    Edited by Haruo Sugi

    This book consists of about 15 review chapters written by world-famous mainstream investigators. At the beginning of each chapter, the historical background of each research field is explained in a manner that attracts the interest of not only investigators specialized in the research field but…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Pan Stanford

  • Natural-Based Polymers for Biomedical Applications

    Edited by Tatiana G. Volova, Yuri S. Vinnik, Ekaterina I. Shishatskaya, Nadejda M. Markelova, Gennady E. Zaikov

    This new book presents the authors’ biomedical studies of natural degradable biopolymers (polyhydroxyalkanoates [PHAs]) and discusses the demand for medical-grade materials and modern trends, focusing on the present status and future potential of PHAs. The authors present and summarize their most…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer Imaging

    Advances and Applications

    Edited by Michael T. McMahon, Jeff W.M. Bulte, Assaf A. Gilad, Peter C.M. van Zijl

    Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer is a powerful Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) contrast mechanism with unique features. This is the first authoritative textbook covering all aspects of CEST imaging. The rapid expansion that CEST imaging has seen over the past 16 years since the seminal Ward…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Pan Stanford

  • 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 – 2016-09-15 
    CRC Press

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