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Biomedical Instrumentation Systems, 1st Edition

  • Shakti Chatterjee DeVry Columbus
  • Aubert Miller
  • ISBN-10: 141801866X  |  ISBN-13: 9781418018665
  • 704 Pages
  • © 2010 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $93.00
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Learn to maintain and repair the high tech hospital equipment with this practical, straightforward, and thorough new book. Biomedical Instrumentation Systems uses practical medical scenarios to illustrate effective equipment maintenance and repair procedures. Additional coverage includes basic electronics principles, as well as medical device and safety standards. Designed to provide readers with the most current industry information, the latest medical websites are referenced, and today's most popular software simulation packages like MATLAB and MultiSIM are utilized.

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Features and Benefits

  • Detailed artwork and photographs illustrate procedures and concepts
  • Objectives at the beginning of each chapter help readers to focus on key concepts
  • Numerous examples provide the opportunity to apply information and improve critical thinking skills
  • End-of-chapter summaries, quizzes, case studies, and glossary terms reinforce important topics

Table of Contents

Introduction to Biomedical Instrumentation Systems
Anatomy and Physiology
Bio-Signal and Noise
Biomedical Electronics: Analog
Biomedical Electronics: Digital
Biomedical Electrodes, Sensors and Transducers
Instrumentation in Diagnostic Cardiology
Defibrillators and Pacemakers
Instrumentation in Blood Circulation
Instrumentation in Extracorporeal Circulation and Assist Devices
Instrumentation in Respiration
Electroencephalography & EMG Instrumentation
Artifacts and Noise in Medical Instrumentation
Instrumentation in Medical Ultrasound
Instrumentation in Medical Imaging
Fiber Optics and Lasers in Bioinstrumentation
Instruments in ICU / CCU
Instrumentation in the Operating Room
Biomedical Laboratory Instrumentation
Medical Safety
Regulation & Standards
Preventative Maintenance
Computers and Telemedicine
New Technologies in Medical Instrumentation


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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Shakti Chatterjee

Dr. Shakti Chatterjee has taught Electronics for 25 years, currently at DeVry Columbus, he consults in the Biomedical field, and teaches Bioinstrumentation at The Ohio State University.