Biological Warfare and Bioterrorism: A Historical Review.

Biological Warfare and Bioterrorism: A Historical Review.

Because of the increased threat of terrorism, the risk posed by various microorganisms as biological weapons needs to be evaluated and the historical development and use of biological agents better understood. Biological warfare agents may be more potent than conventional and chemical weapons. During the past century, the progress made in biotechnology and biochemistry has […]

Medical Management of Biological Casualties Handbook

Medical Management of Biological Casualties Handbook

The seventh edition has been revised and updated to address our understanding of medical management for diseases caused by threat pathogens. Medical professionals learn about effective available medical countermeasures against many of the bacteria, viruses, and toxins that might be used as biological weapons against military forces or civilian communities.The purpose of this handbook is […]

Guidelines for Use of Biological Agents in Psoriasis: Commonalities and Differences/Psoriasiste Biyolojik Ajan Kullanim Kilavuzlari: Ortak Noktalar Ve Farkliliklar (Continuing Medical Education/Surekli Egitim) (Report)

Guidelines for Use of Biological Agents in Psoriasis: Commonalities and Differences/Psoriasiste Biyolojik Ajan Kullanim Kilavuzlari: Ortak Noktalar Ve Farkliliklar (Continuing Medical Education/Surekli Egitim) (Report)

Giris Psoriasis, etyolojisinde genetik ve cevresel etmenlerin rol oynadigi, kronik, inflamatuvar immun aracili bir hastalik olup, ulkeden ulkeye ve irklara gore prevalansi %0.5-4.6 arasinda degismektedir (1). Onceleri sadece deriyi ve eklemleri ilgilendiren bir hastalik olarak dusunulurken, son zamanlarda yapilan calismalar isiginda gunumuzde artik, immun aracili ve kardiyovaskuler hastaliklar ile lenfoma ve deri kanserleri gibi onemli […]

Medical and Biological Microwave Sensors and Systems

Medical and Biological Microwave Sensors and Systems

In this comprehensive work, experts in the field detail recent advances in medical and biological microwave sensors and systems, with chapters on topics such as implantable sensors, wearable microwave tags, and UWB technology. Each chapter explores the theory behind the technology, as well as its design and implementation. This is supported by practical examples and […]

Research Methodology in the Medical and Biological Sciences

Research Methodology in the Medical and Biological Sciences

Providing easy-to-access information, this unique sourcebook covers the wide range of topics that a researcher must be familiar with in order to become a successful experimental scientist. Perfect for aspiring as well as practicing professionals in the medical and biological sciences it discusses a broad range of topics that are common, yet not traditionally considered […]

5th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering 14 - 18 September 2011, Budapest, Hungary

5th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering 14 – 18 September 2011, Budapest, Hungary

This volume presents the 5th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering (EMBEC),  held in Budapest, 14-18 September, 2011. The scientific discussion on the conference and in this conference proceedings include the following issues: – Signal & Image Processing – ICT – Clinical Engineering and Applications – Biomechanics and Fluid Biomechanics […]

Biological Control of Mosquito Populations Through Frogs: Opportunities & Constrains (Report)

Biological Control of Mosquito Populations Through Frogs: Opportunities & Constrains (Report)

The use of frogs and tadpoles for disease vector control is still largely unexplored. Frogs are an important part of the ecosystem with a role for insect and pest control including mosquitoes. Available information suggests the existence of many direct and indirect factors affecting the growth and survival of both prey and predators. Other controphic […]