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Artificial Hearts

Technology and Therapy Management

Editors: Yang, Ming (Ed.)

  • Provides a comprehensive overview of artificial heart technologies and therapy management
  • Explains the principles of artificial heart technologies
  • Summarizes the latest advances in basic technologies, design, evaluation and management
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About this book

This book provides a comprehensive introduction to artificial hearts, summarizing the latest advances in basic technologies, design, evaluation, and management. Featuring 11 chapters, it discusses the origins of the artificial heart, the mechanisms of heart failure, and the principles of artificial heart technologies. Further, it offers an overview of rotary pumps and volume-displacement pumps, and addresses total artificial hearts. Lastly, the book covers evaluation, selection, therapy management, challenges, and the latest innovations. Given its scope, it is a valuable resource for researchers and technicians in the area of biomedical engineering, as well as surgeons.

About the authors

Ming Yang is currently a Professor at the Department of Instrument Science and Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. He received his B. Eng. from Northeast Heavy Machinery Institute, Qiqihar, China, M. Eng. from Xian Jiao Tong University and Ph.D. from Tianjin University in 1985, 1990 and 1996, respectively. He was a Postdoctoral Researcher at Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China, and a Research Fellow at the University of Leeds, UK. His research interests include cardiac assist devices and power ultrasonics, especially in ultrasonic motors.

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eBook $119.00
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  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: 22 de Outubro de 2020
  • ISBN 978-981-15-4378-4
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  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $159.99
price for Brazil
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Pre-ordered printed titles are excluded from promotions.
  • Due: 24 de Setembro de 2020
  • ISBN 978-981-15-4377-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Immediate ebook access, if available*, with your print order
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Artificial Hearts
Book Subtitle
Technology and Therapy Management
Editors
  • Ming Yang
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-15-4378-4
DOI
10.1007/978-981-15-4378-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-15-4377-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 264
Number of Illustrations
11 b/w illustrations, 45 illustrations in colour
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