Leslie Cromwell, Fred J. Weibell and Erich A. Pfeiffer’s Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurements, published by Prentice Hall, is a comprehensive book for those who have the fundamental technical knowledge in Electronics or Electrical Engineering with a basic acquaintance with Physiology. Also, it is an extensive resource for Life Sciences and Allied Fields' students who have a fair knowledge of Instrumentation. The book serves as a reliable guide for medical and paramedical employees as well. It discusses concepts like Introduction to Biomedical Instrumentation, Basic Transducer Principles, Sources of Bioelectric Potentials, Electrodes, The Cardiovascular System, Cardiovascular Measurements, Patient Care and Monitoring, Measurements in the Respiratory System, Non-invasive Diagnostic Instrumentation, The Nervous System, Instrumentation for Sensory Measurements and the Study of Behavior, Biotelemetry, Instrumentation for the Clinical Laboratory, X-Ray and Radioisotope Instrumentation, The Computer in Biomedical Instrumentation, and Electrical Safety of Medical Equipment. An extensive Medical Terminology and Glossary are added towards the end of the book. A Physiological Measurements Summary and SI Metric Units and Equivalencies are also provided. A large number of Problems and Exercises are included for better learning and understanding.
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Prentice Hall is an educational books publishing house which is owned by Pearson PLC. It was founded in the year 1913. It exclusively develops and publishes books and online resources for grade 6 to 12 and also for higher education students. Their e-service is through the name called Safari Books Online. Some of the books published by Prentice Hall are Magruder's American Government, Biology, Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach, ANSI Common Lisp and The C Programming Language.
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A must have for any engineer interested in biomedical instrumentation
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Not recommended for students