Key Features

  • Simple explanations of basic medical devices
  • Case histories of real-life accidents to highlight risk areas
  • Clear, attractive illustrations
  • "Tips" boxes identify particular problems
  • "Basic Facts" boxes supply fundamental information needed by all readers
  • "Technology" boxes provide more-advanced explanations for interested or experienced readers

Details

No. of pages:
388
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780443102592
Electronic ISBN:
9780702063602

About the authors

Bertil Jacobson

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Professor of Medical Engineering, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden

Alan Murray

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Cardiovascular Physics, Medical Physics Department, Newcastle University, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK