Handbook of Medical and Healthcare Technologies

Editors: Furht, Borko, Agarwal, Ankur (Eds.)

  • Maximizes reader insights into the latest breakthroughs in the medical technology fields
  • Summarizes the latest studies by leading researchers from academia and practitioners from industry
  • Outlines innovative systems, applications, and techniques developed by experts in the field
  • Treats both theoretical and practical aspects of increasingly complex industries
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About this book

This book equips readers to understand a complex range of healthcare products that are used to diagnose, monitor, and treat diseases or medical conditions affecting humans. The first part of the book presents medical technologies such as medical information retrieval, tissue engineering techniques, 3D medical imaging, nanotechnology innovations in medicine, medical wireless sensor networks, and knowledge mining techniques in medicine. The second half of the book focuses on healthcare technologies including prediction hospital readmission risk, modeling e-health framework, personal Web in healthcare, security issues for medical records, and personalized services in healthcare. The contributors are leading world researchers who share their innovations, making this handbook the definitive resource on these topics. Handbook of Medical and Healthcare Technologies is intended for a wide audience including academicians, designers, developers, researchers and advanced-level students. It is also valuable for business managers, entrepreneurs, and investors within the medical and healthcare industries.  

Table of contents (23 chapters)

  • Mobile Medical and Healthcare Applications

    Agarwal, Ankur (et al.)

    Pages 3-15

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  • Medical Information Retrieval Enhanced with User’s Query Expanded with Tag-Neighbors

    Durao, Frederico (et al.)

    Pages 17-40

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  • Medical Technology Breakthroughs in Tissue Engineering

    Pavlovic, Mirjana (et al.)

    Pages 41-78

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  • Innovations in 3D Interventional X-ray Imaging

    Zinger, Svitlana (et al.)

    Pages 79-119

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  • Automated Classification of Echo-Cardiography Images Using Texture Analysis Methods

    Chaki, Jyotismita (et al.)

    Pages 121-143

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Hardcover 135,19 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Handbook of Medical and Healthcare Technologies
Editors
  • Borko Furht
  • Ankur Agarwal
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-8495-0
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-8495-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-8494-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-5301-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 534
Number of Illustrations and Tables
205 b/w illustrations
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