Springer Handbook of Medical Technology

  • Rüdiger Kramme
  • Klaus-Peter Hoffmann
  • Robert S. Pozos

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XLVI
  2. Medical Technology Basics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Heinz-Michael Just, Eckhard Roggenkamp, Annette Reinhardt
      Pages 11-34
    3. Rüdiger Kramme, Hans-Peter Uhlig
      Pages 35-47
    4. Albrecht Malkmus
      Pages 49-58
    5. Ulrich Matern, Dirk Büchel
      Pages 59-71
  3. Functional Diagnostics Devices

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Rüdiger Kramme
      Pages 75-94
    3. Rolf M. Schlegelmilch, Rüdiger Kramme
      Pages 95-117
    4. Klaus-Peter Hoffmann, Ursula Krechel
      Pages 119-157
    5. Klaus-Peter Hoffmann, Robert S. Pozos
      Pages 159-177
    6. Klaus-Peter Hoffmann, Eduardo Fernandez
      Pages 179-190
    7. Sebastian Hoth
      Pages 191-244
    8. Albert J. Augustin
      Pages 245-271
    9. Paul A. Iaizzo, William K. Durfee
      Pages 273-287
  4. Medical Imaging

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 289-289
    2. Lothar Heuser
      Pages 291-310
    3. Thorsten M. Buzug
      Pages 311-342

About this book


This concise, user-oriented and up-to-date desk reference offers a broad introduction to the fascinating world of medical technology, fully considering today’s progress and further development in all relevant fields. The Springer Handbook of Medical Technology is a systemized and well-structured guideline which distinguishes itself through simplification and condensation of complex facts. This book is an indispensable resource for professionals working directly or indirectly with medical systems and appliances every day. It is also meant for graduate and post graduate students in hospital management, medical engineering, and medical physics.


Biomediacl Engineering Medical Engineering Medical Technology

Editors and affiliations

  • Rüdiger Kramme
    • 1
  • Klaus-Peter Hoffmann
    • 2
  • Robert S. Pozos
    • 3
  1. 1.TitiseeGermany
  2. 2.Medical Engineering and NeuroprostheticsFraunhofer Institute for Biomedical EngineeringSt. IngbertGermany
  3. 3.Department of BiologySan Diego State UniversitySan DiegoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-74658-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-74657-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-74658-4
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