Implantable Electronic Medical Devices by Dennis FitzpatrickImplantable Electronic Medical Devices by Dennis Fitzpatrick

Implantable Electronic Medical Devices

byDennis FitzpatrickEditorDennis Fitzpatrick

Paperback | October 31, 2014

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Implantable Electronic Medical Devicesprovides a thorough review of the application of implantable devices, illustrating the techniques currently being used together with overviews of the latest commercially available medical devices. This book provides an overview of the design of medical devices and is a reference on existing medical devices.

The book groups devices with similar functionality into distinct chapters, looking at the latest design ideas and techniques in each area, including retinal implants, glucose biosensors, cochlear implants, pacemakers, electrical stimulation therapy devices, and much more.Implantable Electronic Medical Devicesequips the reader with essential background knowledge on the application of existing medical devices as well as providing an introduction to the latest techniques being used.

  • A catalogue of existing implantable electronic medical devices
  • Up-to-date information on the design of implantable electronic medical devices
  • Background information and reviews on the application and design of up-to-date implantable electronic medical devices
Dr Fitzpatrick is a Reader in Biomedical Engineering at The University of West London, where he also leads the Biomedical Engineering Research Group. He has a BEng degree in Electronic Engineering, a PhD in Bioengineering and is a Chartered Electronics Engineer and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.His primary research interest ...
Title:Implantable Electronic Medical DevicesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:194 pages, 9.25 × 7.5 × 0.68 inPublished:October 31, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0124165567

ISBN - 13:9780124165564


Table of Contents

Retinal Implants Smart Contact Lenses Phrenic Nerve Stimulation Glucose Biosensors Cochlear Implants Pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD) Bladder Implants Electrical Stimulation Therapy for Pain Relief and Management Electrical Stimulation Therapy for Parkinson's Disease and Dystonia Electrical Stimulation Therapy for Epilepsy Peripheral Nerve Stimulation (PNS) Lower Oesophagus Stimulator (LOS) or Lower Esophagus Stimulator (LES)