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Introduction to Biomedical Equipment Technology, 4/e

Introduction to Biomedical Equipment Technology,  4/e

  • Joseph J. Carr
  • John M. Brown
  • Author: Joseph J. Carr
    • ISBN:9788177588835
    • 10 Digit ISBN:8177588834
    • Price:Rs. 1029.00
    • Pages:768
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available


    Introduction to Biomedical Equipment Technology is recognized as the premier book used to train biomedical equipment professionals, and serves as an excellent reference for these professionals in the filed. It is also valuable reference work for engineers and technologies who design biomedical equipment.

    Table of Content

    1. The Human Body: An Overview
    2. The Hear and Circulatory System
    3. Introduction to Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurement
    4. Basic Theories of Measurement
    5. Signals and Noise
    6. Electrodes, Sensors, and Transducers
    7. Bioelectric Amplifiers
    8. Electrocardiographs
    9. Physiological Pressure and Other Cardiovascular Measurements and Devices
    10. The Human Respiratory System and its Measurement
    11. Respiratory Therapy Equipment
    12. The Human Nervous System
    13. Instrumentation for Measuring Brain Function
    14. Intensive and Coronary Care Units
    15. Operating Rooms
    16. Medical Laboratory Instrumentation
    17. Medical Ultrasonography
    18. Electrosurgery Generators
    19. Care and Feeding of Battery-Operated Medical Equipment
    20. Waveform Display Devices
    21. Electro-Optics (Fiber Optics and Lasers)
    22. Computers in Biomedical Equipment
    23. Radiology and Nuclear medicine Equipment
    24. Electromagnetic Interference to Medical Electronic Equipment
    25. Quality Assurance and Continuous
    26. Quality Improvement
    27. Medical Equipment Maintenance: Management, Facilities, and Equipment
    28. Requirements Management

    Salient Features

    • A new chapter on Quality Improvement is included.
    • New sections on hemodialysis machines, the Y2K problem, and new computer devices in medicine are provided.
    • Key features have been incorporate to address current issues and important technological advances.
    • Improved chapter on electromagnetic interference.
    • A substantial review of anatomy and physiology.
    • An introduction to biomedical equipment instrumentation and measurement technology.