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Title Handbook of physics in medicine and biology / edited by Robert Splinter.
Imprint Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2010.


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Description 1 online resource (1 volume (various pagings)) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject Biophysics.
Biomedical engineering.
Biophysical Phenomena.
Biophysics -- methods.
Biomedical Engineering.
Contents Front cover; Section I. Anatomical Physics; Chapter 1. Physics of the Cell Membrane; Chapter 2. Protein Signaling; Chapter 3. Cell Biology and Biophysicsof the Cell Membrane; Chapter 4. Cellular Thermodynamics; Chapter 5. Action Potential Transmission and Volume Conduction; Section II. Physics of Perception; Chapter 6. Medical Decision Making; Chapter 7. Senses; Chapter 8. Somesthesis; Chapter 9. Hearing; Chapter 10. Vision; Chapter 11. Electroreception; Section III. Biomechanics; Chapter 12. Biomechanics; Chapter 13. Artificial Muscle; Chapter 14. Cardiovascular System.
Summary Presents a quantitative physical description of different aspects of cellular and organ performance and methods used to measure these functions. This title covers the physics necessary to understand the theoretical and practical basis for development of diagnostic and therapeutic tools.
Other Author Splinter, Robert.
Other Title Print version: Handbook of physics in medicine and biology. Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, ©2010 9781420075243
Other Title Physics in medicine and biology