Medical Instrumentation Application and Design / Edition 4

Medical Instrumentation Application and Design / Edition 4

by John G. Webster
     
 

This book provides biomedical engineers with the premiere reference on medical instrumentation as well as a comprehensive overview of the basic concepts. The revised edition features new material on infant apnea monitors, impedance pneumography, the design of cardiac pacemakers, and disposable defibrillator electrodes and their standards. Each chapter includes new

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This book provides biomedical engineers with the premiere reference on medical instrumentation as well as a comprehensive overview of the basic concepts. The revised edition features new material on infant apnea monitors, impedance pneumography, the design of cardiac pacemakers, and disposable defibrillator electrodes and their standards. Each chapter includes new problems and updated reference material that cover the latest medical technologies. The chapters have also been revised with new material in medical imaging, providing biomedical engineers with the most current techniques in the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471676003
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/03/2009
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
713
Sales rank:
451,626
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Basic Concepts of Medical Instrumentation (W. Olson)

Basic Sensors and Principles (R. Peura & J. Webster)

Amplifiers and Signal Processing (J. Webster)

The Origin of Biopotentials (J. Clark)

Biopotential Electrodes (M. Neuman)

Biopotential Amplifiers (M. Neuman)

Blood Pressure and Sound (R. Peura)

Measurement of Flow and Volume of Blood (J. Webster)

Measurements of the Respiratory System (F. Primiano)

Chemical Biosensors (R. Peura)

Clinical Laboratory Instrumentation (L. Wheeler)

Medical Imaging Systems (M. Siedband)

Therapeutic and Prosthetic Devices (M. Neuman)

Electrical Safety (W. Olson)

Appendix

Index

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