Biosensors Based on Nanomaterials and Nanodevices (Nanomaterials and their Applications)

Biosensors Based on Nanomaterials and Nanodevices (Nanomaterials and their Applications)Biosensors Based on Nanomaterials and Nanodevices links interdisciplinary research from leading experts to provide graduate students, academics, researchers, and industry professionals alike with a comprehensive source for key advancements and future trends in nanostructured biosensor development. It describes the concepts, principles, materials, device fabrications, functions, system integrations, and applications of various types of biosensors based on signal transduction mechanisms, including…

Medical Devices and the FDA (Biomedical Devices and Their Applications; Laws and Legislation)

Medical Devices and the FDA (Biomedical Devices and Their Applications; Laws and Legislation)Medical device regulation is complex, in part because of the wide variety of items that are categorized as medical devices. They may be simple tools used during medical examinations, such as tongue depressors and thermometers, or high-tech life-saving implants like heart valves and coronary stents. The medical device market has been characterized as including eight industry sectors: surgical and medical instrument manufacturing, surgical appliance and supplies, in vitro diagnostic products (IVDs…

New Developments in Angiography Research (Biomedical Devices and Their Applications)

New Developments in Angiography Research (Biomedical Devices and Their Applications)This book provides an overview of new developments in angiography research. Topics discussed in this compilation include endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke; the application of CT angiography in the diagnosis of cardiovascular disease; catheter-based registration and motion compensation for 2-D/3-D fusion during electrophysiology procedures; headaches related to angiography and endovascular procedures; hybrid coronary revascularisation and routine intra-operative completion angiograp…

Biomedical Devices and Their Applications (Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering)

Biomedical Devices and Their Applications (Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering)Biomedical devices that contact with blood or tissue represent a wide range of products. Depending on their potential harm to a body, medical devices are categorized according to the degree, so their safety can be assured. All biomaterials are by definition designed to contact with a body for a certain period of time. The nature of the body contact, as well as the duration a material contacts with the body may initiate unwanted biological In comparison with invasive devices Oike catheters and me…

Quality of Life Technology Handbook (Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series)

Quality of Life Technology Handbook (Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series)A collaboration between leading scientists, practitioners, and researchers at Carnegie-Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, this book is a comprehensive resource describing Quality of Life technologies and their development, evaluation, adoption, and commercialization. It takes an interdisciplinary team approach to the process of technology development for disabled and older persons and discusses the state of the art and future directions of technologies. This work provides direct…

Biomedical Applications of Lanthanum (Biomedical Devices and Their Applications)

Biomedical Applications of Lanthanum (Biomedical Devices and Their Applications)A collaboration between leading scientists, practitioners, and researchers at Carnegie-Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, this book is a comprehensive resource describing Quality of Life technologies and their development, evaluation, adoption, and commercialization. It takes an interdisciplinary team approach to the process of technology development for disabled and older persons and discusses the state of the art and future directions of technologies. This work provides direct…

Biosensors Based on Nanomaterials and Nanodevices (Nanomaterials and their Applications)

Biosensors Based on Nanomaterials and Nanodevices (Nanomaterials and their Applications)Biosensors Based on Nanomaterials and Nanodevices links interdisciplinary research from leading experts to provide graduate students, academics, researchers, and industry professionals alike with a comprehensive source for key advancements and future trends in nanostructured biosensor development. It describes the concepts, principles, materials, device fabrications, functions, system integrations, and applications of various types of biosensors based on signal transduction mechanisms, including…