Biomedical Engineering    (BioMED 2007)

February 14 – 16, 2007
Innsbruck, Austria
Editor(s): J.W. Gardner
468 pages
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Track Keynote Paper FreeSubscription
Track Modelling, Simulation, Systems, and Control FreeSubscription
555-009 Estimating Shoulder Complex Mobility
B. Tondu (France)
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555-015 Control Problems Arising in Combined Antiangiogenic Therapy and Radiotherapy
A. Swierniak (Poland)
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555-017 Adaptive Fuzzy Model of Operator Functional State in Human-Machine System: A Preliminary Study
J. Zhang, M. Mahfouf, D.A. Linkens, P. Nickel, G.R.J. Hockey, and A.C. Roberts (UK)
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555-022 A Multilayer Hierarchical Structure of an I-Pain System for the Assessment of Postoperative Pain via Fuzzy Pain Relief Index
J.-S. Shieh, C.-Y. Dai, Y.-R. Wen, and W.-Z. Sun (Taiwan)
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555-034 Effect of Crown Material on Teeth Restored with Prefabricated Glass Fibre Posts: Stress Distribution
P.J. Rodríguez-Cervantes, J.L. Sancho-Bru, A. Barjau-Escribano, A. Pérez-González, and L. Forner-Navarro (Spain)
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555-036 Can Diffusion Tensor Imaging Detect the Degree of Neuronal Cell Membrane Damage in Stroke Patients?: A Simulation Study
K. Sakai, K. Yamada, H. Oouchi, and T. Nishimura (Japan)
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555-042 Some Considerations about an Experimental Modelling of the vas deferens Physiology
C. Tanase (Ireland)
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555-052 A Dynamic State-Space Model for Simulating Scanning Probe Microscopy
O.A. Adenle and W.J. Fitzgerald (UK)
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555-064 Stabilized Linear Model for Neuromagnetic Source Localization
Y.-S. Chen, C.-Y. Cheng, T.-J. Lin, J.-C. Hsieh, and L.-F. Chen (Taiwan)
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555-067 Prediction of Neonatal Jaundice using Fuzzy Clustering Methods
H.T. Moghaddam, F. Towhidkhah, R. Khayati, M. Torkaman, and Z. Kavehmanesh (Iran)
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555-080 How to Transmit Artificial Information in Peripheral Nerves without Disturbing their Natural Information Flow
M. Hannula and E. Alasaarela (Finland)
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555-086 Prediction of One Repetition Maximum in Weight Lifting with Multilinear Regression Model
M. Hannula, J.-P. Rontu, and J. Jauhiainen (Finland)
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555-088 New Parameter for Modelling of Hip Motion at Patient with Coxarthritis
R.M. Kiss (Hungary)
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555-089 A Novel Approach to Estimate Variations of Blood Glucose using Noninvasive Metabolic Measurements
C.-Y. Lee, P.Y.S. Cheung, and K.S.L. Lam (PRC)
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555-090 Evaluation of SAR Induced in Human Head Tissue Layers Exposed to Microwave Frequency
S. Mouna, H. Ammor, and M. Khalladi (Morocco)
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555-103 A Brief Foray into Philosophical and Practical Issues Concerning Micro-Current Frequency Stimulation and Related Modalities
H.E.R. Rudolph and J. Halpern (Australia)
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555-105 CMAC-based Modelling the Influence of Temperature on Tissue Biosensor for Measurement of Dopamine
V. Rangelova and D. Tsankova (Bulgaria)
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555-109 Optimizing A-V and V-V Delay in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Simulations Including Ventricle Heterogeneity
R. Miri, M. Reumann, D. Farina, B. Osswald, and O. Dössel (Germany)
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555-114 Cancer Outcome Prediction by Cluster-based Artificial Immune Networks
D. Tsankova and V. Rangelova (Bulgaria)
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555-115 Fatigue Analysis of Spinal Fixation System by Finite Element Method
S.M. Kim, I.C. Yang, S.Y. Cho, and B.C. Choi (Korea)
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555-803 An Improved Blood Gas Intelligent Hybrid Model for Mechanically Ventilated Patients in the Intensive Care Unit
A. Wang, G. Panoutsos, M. Mahfouf, and G.H. Mills (UK)
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555-808 Investigation of Spatial Characteristics of Meditation EEG using Wavelet Analysis and Fuzzy Classifier
C.-Y. Liu and P.-C. Lo (Taiwan)
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555a-025 Application of Advanced Computational Modelling in the Comparison of Stent Induced Coronary Flow Disturbances
J. Murphy and F. Boyle (Ireland)
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555a-027 A Simulation Method for 3-Dimension Needle Invasive Medical Treatments of Cancer Infected Liver
M.K. Zamani, M. Tomoyuki, and H. Yamakawa (Japan)
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555a-030 Morphometric Study of Stress-Induced Changes in Aortic Wall Microstructure
E.M. Kefaloyannis and D.P. Sokolis (Greece)
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Track Signal Processing in Biomedical Engineering FreeSubscription
555-025 Framework for Creating New Discriminants: Combined Diffusion and Perfusion Studies in Stroke Patients
S. Takagi, K. Sakai, K. Yamada, K. Kudo, Y. Yasuhara, K. Koyamada, and T. Nishimura (Japan)
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555-029 EKG Beat Analysis: Minimising Redundancy between Detection and Classification
J. Darrington and L. Hool (Australia)
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555-039 On Reducing the Number of Variables to Estimate Visualized Words using Event Related Potentials
M.F. Funada, M. Shibukawa, Y. Igarashi, T. Funada, and S.P. Ninomija (Japan)
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555-043 Frequency Dependence of Macromolecular Activation
I. Cosic, E. Pirogova, V. Vojisavljevic, and Q. Fang (Australia)
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555-056 Improved Detection of Boundaries of Phonemes in Speech Databases
P. Bergl and R. Cmejla (Czech Republic)
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555-101 Class-based Nonlinear Enhancement Strategy and Its Validation: An Application for Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA)
L. Wei, D. Kumar, J. Coleman, R. Turlapthi, and J. Suri (USA)
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555-113 On the Wavelet Analysis of the Doppler Signals of Fetal Activity
K. Kaluzynski, T. Kret, and J. Sienko (Poland)
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555-807 The Development of the Melody of the Infant Cry to Detect Disorders during Infancy
G. Várallyay Jr, Z. Benyó, and A. Illényi (Hungary)
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Track Medical Imaging and Signal Processing FreeSubscription
555-057 Simultaneous Recording of VEP and fMRI to Study Optic Neuritis in Multiple Sclerosis
M.N. Anwar, L. Bonzano, D. Rossi-Sebastiano, L. Roccatagliata, G. Gualniera, P. Vitali, V. Sanguineti, P. Morasso, and F. Bandini (Italy)
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555-068 Method for Suppressing Seam Line Artifact in Spatially Compounded Ultrasonic Diagnostic Images
M.H. Choi, J.H. Park, K.-J. Lee, C.-A. Kim, and J.-K. Lee (Korea)
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555-075 Investigation of Heart Rate Variability in Patients under Local Anaesthesia
K. Shafqat, P.A. Kyriacou, S.K. Pal, and S. Kumari (UK)
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555-801 Electrical Impedance Tomography (EIT) in Pulmonary Measurement: A Review of Applications and Research
G. Panoutsos, M. Mahfouf, B.H. Brown, and G.H. Mills (UK)
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555a-013 Osteoporosis Diagnostic through 3D μ-CT and SR-μXRF
I. Lima, M.L.F. de Farias, D. Rosenthal, M.J. Anjos, and R.T. Lopes (Brazil)
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555a-017 New Assessment System for Data Compression in Ultrasound Computer Tomography
R. Liu, N.V. Ruiter, M. Zapf, R. Stotzka, M. Weber, and H. Gemmeke (Germany)
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555a-031 Correlation between Shear Stress and Wall Thickening in Human Carotid Artery: I. Preliminary Repeatability Studies of MRI Data
I. Khan, J. Oshinski, and C. Aidun (USA)
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Track Medical Devices and Healthcare Technology FreeSubscription
555-021 Diagnostic Ultrasound Image Subtraction based HIFU Effect Estimation Method by using Wavelet Decomposition Coefficient Energy
Y. Feng, Z. Chen, J. He, F. Sun (PRC)
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555-041 Improving Telemonitoring of Heart Failure Patients with NFC Technology
J. Morak, A. Kollmann, D. Hayn, P. Kastner, G. Humer, and G. Schreier (Austria)
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555-046 Kinematic Response of the Wrist and Forearm When Subjected to a Complex Loading Regime
N.A. MacLeod, N. Fowler, and D.H. Nash (UK)
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555-809 Performance Tests of a Novel Electroencephalographic Data-Acquisition System
A.B. Usakli and N.G. Gencer (Turkey)
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555a-011 Collagen-Blended Biodegradable Polymer Nanofibers: Potential Substrates for Wound Healing in Skin Tissue Engineering
K. Ma, T. Yong, K.C. Chan, and S. Ramakrishna (Singapore)
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555a-015 X-Ray Fluorescence Microtomography Analysis of Breast Tissue Samples under Various Excitation Conditions
G.R. Pereira, H.S. Rocha, M.J. Anjos, R.T. Lopes, P. Faria, and C.A. Pérez (Brazil)
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Track Medical Devices, Measurement, and Technology FreeSubscription
555-018 The Locomotion Systems for Self-Propelled Endoscopes: A Review and a New Proposal
Y. Shi, Z. Yu, L. Kong, and H.-Y. Hsu (Australia)
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555-032 Two Unconstrained Methods for Blood Pressure Monitoring in a Ubiquitous Home Healthcare
J.S. Kim, K.K. Kim, Y.G. Lim, and K.S. Park (Korea)
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555-045 Semantic Support for Medical Image Search and Retrieval
W. Wei and P.M. Barnaghi (Malaysia)
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555-051 Towards a Low-Cost Optical Biosensor System for Biomedical Immunoassay Applications
J.W. Gardner, A. Apostolidou, M. Cole, C. Dowson, S. Edmunds, and G. Sehra (UK)
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555-060 Fibre-Optic Sensor for Monitoring Splanchnic Perfusion
M. Hickey and P.A. Kyriacou (UK)
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555-076 Investigation of Photoplethysmmographic Signals and Arterial Blood Oxygen Saturation Values (SpO2) during Blood Pressure Cuff-Induced Hypoperfusion
P.A. Kyriacou, K. Shafqat, and S.K. Pal (UK)
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555-107 A Novel Innovation in vivo Glucose Quantification Employing Photoacoustic Sensors and A1C Technique
J. Sundararajan, V. Palanisamy, K. Ganesan, K. Chatterjee, and M. Sandeep (India)
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555-116 Features of Voltage Pulse Plethysmography
M. Melinščak and A. Šantić (Croatia)
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555a-023 Biocompatible Polymer Encapsulation with Embedded Functional Structures for Medical Devices
A. Geipel, F. Goldschmidtböing, A. Doll, C. Farhat, P. Jantscheff, N. Esser, U. Massing, and P. Woias (Germany)
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555a-052 White LED for Multifunctional Digital Microfluidic System to Evaluate the Antioxidant Activity on Green Tea
M.-Y. Lin, H.-C. Hu, C.-S. Yu, Y.-C. Hu, H.-S. Huang, and C.-Y. Wu (Taiwan)
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555a-054 Using DICOM in Medical Grids: Secure Image Communication and Integration of External DICOM Devices in Globus Grids
M. Vossberg, D. Krefting, and T. Tolxdorff (Germany)
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Track Medical Imaging and Image Processing FreeSubscription
555-011 Time-Varying Biomedical Signals Analysis with Multiclass Support Vector Machines
E.D. Übeyli (Turkey)
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555-020 Morphological Tubular Extraction Applied to Coronary Artery Reconstruction in CT-Images
M.A. Luengo-Oroz, M.J. Ledesma-Carbayo, J.J. Gómez-Diego, M.A. García-Fernandez, M. Desco, and A. Santos (Spain)
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555-026 Classification of Breast Masses via Transformation of Features using Kernel Principal Component Analysis
T. Mu, A.K. Nandi (UK), and R.M. Rangayyan (Canada)
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555-027 Detection of Masses in Mammograms using Enhanced Multilevel-Thresholding Segmentation and Region Selection based on Rank
A. Rojas Domínguez and A.K. Nandi (UK)
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555-033 Comparison of HRV Spectral Analysis Methods for Unconstrainedly Measured ECG
K.K. Kim, J.S. Kim, B.H. Choi, G.S. Chung, H.B. Lee, Y.G. Lim, and K.S. Park (Korea)
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555-038 The Interpreting System for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Analysis with Image Processing
K. Wong-ek, L. Boonchu, S. Suntiwatanakul, and S. Sriboonsrong (Thailand)
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555-040 Morphometrical Feature Extraction on Color Histological Images for Oncological Diagnostics
A. Nedzved, A. Belotserkovsky (Belarus), T.M. Lehmann (Germany), and S. Ablameyko (Belarus)
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555-053 Phonocardiogram Segmentation by using Hidden Markov Models
C.S. Lima and M.J. Cardoso (Portugal)
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555-058 A System Design for Content-based Image Retrieval and Analysis of Mammograms using PostgreSQL with Image-Handling Extension
D. Guliato, E.V. de Melo, R.C. Soares (Brazil), and R.M. Rangayyan (Canada)
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555-087 Mining Colonoscopy Videos to Measure Quality of Colonoscopic Procedures
D. Liu, Y. Cao, W. Tavanapong, J. Wong, J.H. Oh, and P.C. de Groen (USA)
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555-100 Human Body Movements Classification
A. Hlaváček, V. Hanžl, and J. Havlík (Czech Republic)
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555-104 DSA Image Enhancement via Multi-Resolution Motion Correction for Interventional Procedures: A Robust Strategy
D. Kumar, L. Wei, R. Turlapthi, and J.S. Suri (USA)
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555-118 Phonocardiogram Segmentation by using an Hybrid RBF-HMM Model
C.S. Lima and M.J. Cardoso (Portugal)
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555-800 Prediction of Parkinson's Disease Tremor Onset using Artificial Neural Networks
S. Pan, K. Warwick, J. Stein, M.N. Gasson, S.Y. Wang, T.Z. Aziz, and J. Burgess (UK)
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555a-022 Robust Pre-Processing and Noise Reduction in Microarray Images
A. Mastrogianni, E. Dermatas, and A. Bezerianos (Greece)
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555a-032 SleepAtHome – Remote Monitorization of Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea using Portable Cameras
J.M. Rodrigues, J.L. Malaquias, L. Osório, C. Correia, and J. Basílio Simões (Portugal)
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555a-043 Extracting Fetal From Maternal ECG for Early Diagnosis: Theoretical Problems and Solutions - BAF and ICA
D. Graupe, Y. Zhong, and M.H. Graupe (USA)
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555a-044 Heart-Rate Adapting Match Filter Detection of T-Wave Alternans in Experimental Holter ECG Recordings
L. Burattini (Italy), W. Zareba (USA), and R. Burattini (Italy)
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555a-047 Total Aberrations vs. High Order Aberrations in Operated Eyes
F. Viola, J.M. Dias, and A. Castanheira-Dinis (Portugal)
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Track Molecular Engineering FreeSubscription
555-055 Regressional Inhibitive Crosstalk Models
Z.R. Yang and N. Young (UK)
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555-078 Preparation, Structural and Mechanical Characterization of Porous Hydroxyapatite-Gelatin Composite Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering
M.K. Narbat (Iran)
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555-085 A Comparison of Dielectric Properties of Human Adult and Umbilical Cord Blood
J. Kulkarni, A.J. Kaleem, T. Radhakrishna, and A. Ahmad (India)
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555-097 Thin Films of Calcium Phosphate on Titanium Dental Screws: Sol-Gel Route Versus Plasma Spray
A. Mazzoli, A. Montenero, G. Moriconi, O. Favoni, and I. Alfieri (Italy)
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555-802 Two-Step Plasma Surface Modification of PDMS with Mixture of HEMA and AAc: Collagen Immobilization and In Vitro Assays
A. Karkhaneh, H. Mirzadeh, and A.R. Ghaffariyeh (Iran)
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555a-012 Abrasion Tests on Human Enamel under Wet and Dry Conditions
G. Guidoni, T. Schöberl, G. Dehm, and I. Jäger (Austria)
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555a-029 Renewable Materials for Tissue Repair/Biocompatibility of Cellulose Nanocrystals
E.-M.U. Egertsdotter and C.K. Aidun (USA)
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555a-042 Studying Tumor Extravasation using a Microfluidic Chip
K.C. Chaw, M. Manimaran, F.E.H. Tay, K.J. Leck, and S. Swaminathan (Singapore)
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555a-046 Encapsulation of Sertoli Cells in Agarose-based Microdevices for Nerve Repair: Preparation, Characterization and in Vitro Biocompatibility
S. Mazzitelli, C. Balestra, A. Tosi, N. Bozzuto, G. Luca, R. Calafiore, and C. Nastruzzi (Italy)
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The topics of interest include, but are not limited to: Medical Imaging, Image Processing, and Signal Processing - * Computed Tomography * Data Representation and Visualization * Integrated Medical Image Analysis * Magnetic Resonance Imaging * Medical Data Storage and Compression Techniques * Medical Image Processing * Nuclear Medicine * Optical Imaging * Signal Processing * Ultrasound Imaging; Medical Devices, Measurement, and Instrumentation - * Biosensors and Transducers * Data and Signal Acquisition * Electronic Medical Devices * Intelligent Instrumentation * Lasers and Optical Systems * Measurement and Instrumentation * Microtechnology and BioMEMS * Noninvasive Measurement * Reliability and Failure * Robotics; Modelling, Simulation, Systems, and Control - * Biomedical Computing * Biological Effects of Electromagnetic Radiation * Biomechanics * Control Systems * Electromagnetic Field Simulation * Hemodynamics * Sports and Ergonomics Simulation * Surgery Simulation and Simulators * Virtual Reality; Health Care Technology - * Clinical Assessment and Patient Diagnosis * Artificial Organs * Computer-aided Surgery * Electrotherapy * Health Care Information Systems * Implant Technology * Patient Monitoring * Prosthetics and Orthotics * Radiotherapy * Rehabilitation Engineering * Telemedicine; Molecular Bioengineering - * Labs-on-Chips * Bioinformatics * Biomaterials * Bio-nanotechnology * Drug Delivery and Pharmacokinetics * Gene Therapy * Molecular and Cellular Engineering * Tissue Engineering.

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