4th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering

ECIFMBE 2008 23–27 November 2008 Antwerp, Belgium

  • Jos Vander Sloten
  • Pascal Verdonck
  • Marc Nyssen
  • Jens Haueisen

Part of the IFMBE Proceedings book series (IFMBE, volume 22)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XLVIII
  2. Modern Concepts of Cardiovascular Analysis — Monitoring, Diagnosis, Risk Stratification, Prediction 1

    1. Andreas Voss, R. Schroeder, M. Vallverdú, H. Brunel, I. Cygankiewicz, R. Vázquez et al.
      Pages 1-4
    2. F. E. Kapucu, M. Pekkanen-Mattila, V. Kujala, J. Viik, K. Aalto-Setelä, E. Kerkelä et al.
      Pages 8-11
    3. Xavier Ibáñez-Català, M. S. Guillem, A. M. Climent, F. J. Chorro, F. Pelechano, I. Trapero et al.
      Pages 14-17
    4. Chien-Sheng Liu, Yu-Chiun Lin, Yueh-Hsun Chuang, Tze-Chien Hsiao, Chii-Wann Lin
      Pages 18-21
    5. G. de Lannoy, B. Frenay, M. Verleysen, J. Delbeke
      Pages 22-25
    6. A. H. Ismail, M. Fries, R. Rossaint, Steffen Leonhardt
      Pages 26-29
  3. On the Use of Independent Component Analysis in Biomedical Signal Processing

  4. Measurement, Signal Processing and Models for Human Movement and Posture Analysis: Measurements, Methods and Instrumentation

    1. C. Mazzà, M. Iosa, P. Picerno, F. Masala, A. Cappozzo
      Pages 43-46
    2. Federica Censi, Daniele Bibbo, Silvia Conforto
      Pages 47-50
    3. Ana Kuzmanić Skelin, Damir Krstinić, Vlasta Zanchi
      Pages 51-54
    4. Michela Goffredo, John N. Carter, Mark S. Nixon
      Pages 67-71
    5. G. Severini, S. Conforto, I. Bernabucci, M. Schmid, T. D’Alessio
      Pages 72-75

About these proceedings


The 4th European Congress of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Federation was held in Antwerp, November 2008.

The scientific discussion on the conference and in this conference proceedings include the following issues:

  • Signal & Image Processing
  • ICT
  • Clinical Engineering and Applications
  • Biomechanics and Fluid Biomechanics
  • Biomaterials and Tissue Repair
  • Innovations and Nanotechnology
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Education and Professional


Biomaterial Biomechanics and Biofluidics CT Clinical Engineering Image Processing Nanotechnology Signal Processing Tissue Engineering Tissue Repair biomechanics biomedical imaging biomedical signal processing diagnosis medical devices surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Jos Vander Sloten
    • 1
  • Pascal Verdonck
    • 2
  • Marc Nyssen
    • 3
  • Jens Haueisen
    • 4
  1. 1.Biomechanics and Engineering Design SectionKULeuvenHeverleeBelgium
  2. 2.Cardiovascular Mechanics and Biofluid Dynamics Research UnitGhent UniversityGentBelgium
  3. 3.Medical Informatics DepartmentFree University BrusselsBrusselsBelgium
  4. 4.Institute for Biomedical Engineering and InformaticsTechnical University of IlmenauIlmenauGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-89208-3
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-89207-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-89208-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1680-0737
  • About this book