Vascular Engineering

Vascular Engineering

This book describes the fundamental biology and mechanics of the vasculature and examines how this knowledge has underpinned the development of new clinical modalities, including endovascular treatment and vascularization of reconstructed tissue for regenerative medicine. Vascular engineering is a multidisciplinary field integrating vascular biology, hemodynamics, biomechanics, tissue engineering, and medicine. Each chapter offers insights into […]

American Medical Systems Inc. v. Medical Engineering Corp.

American Medical Systems Inc. v. Medical Engineering Corp.

The Donaldson Company (Donaldson) appeals from the January 30, 1991 decision of the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences (Board) of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO), reaffirmed on reconsideration on April 17, 1991, sustaining the Examiners rejection of claim 1 of reexamination application Serial No. 90/001,776 (Schuler application) under 35 U.S.C. § […]

World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering September 7 - 12, 2009 Munich, Germany

World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering September 7 – 12, 2009 Munich, Germany

The congress’s unique structure represents the two dimensions of technology and medicine: 13 themes on science and medical technologies intersect with five challenging main topics of medicine to create a maximum of synergy and integration of aspects on research, development and application. Each of the congress themes was chaired by two leading experts. The themes […]

15th Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics

15th Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics

This volume presents the Proceedings of the 15th Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics. NBC 2011 brought together science, education and business under the motto “Cooperation for health”.  The topics covered by the Conference Proceedings include: Imaging, Biomechanics, Neural engineering, Sport Science, Cardio-pulmonary engineering, Medical Informatics, Ultrasound,  Assistive Technology, Telemedicine, and General Biomedical […]

14th Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics

14th Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics

14th Nordic – Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics NBC 2008 brought together scientists not only from the Nordic – Baltic region, but from the entire world. This volume presents the Proceedings of this international conference, jointly organized by the Latvian Medical Engineering and Physics Society, Riga Technical University and University of Latvia in close […]

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 […]

Complex Medical Engineering

Complex Medical Engineering

In the twenty-first century, applications in medicine and engineering must acquire greater safety and flexibility if they are to yield better products at higher efficiency. To this end, complex science and technology must be integrated in medicine and engineering. Complex medical engineering (CME) is a new field that merges medical science and technology, and includes […]