Electromagnetic Heating Techniques for Organ Rewarming

  • James C. Lin
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 147)


Although there is growing awareness of the need for cryo-preservation of solid organs for transplantation, whole-organ survival rate after freezing and thawing has changed little over the last quarter of a century (1). Nevertheless, a great deal has been learned concerning mechanisms of failure and avenues of inquiry which may lead to successful recovery of frozen organs for transplantation.


Electromagnetic Energy Uniform Heating Power Deposition Uniform Electric Field Helical Coil 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • James C. Lin
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BioengineeringUniversity of IllinoisChicagoUSA

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