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Title Implantable neural prostheses 2 : techniques and engineering approaches / David D. Zhou, Elias Greenbaum, editors
Published New York ; London : Springer, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 373 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Biological and medical physics, biomedical engineering
Biological and medical physics, biomedical engineering.
Contents Preface; Contents; Contributors; Acronyms; The Biocompatibility and Biostability of New Cardiovascular Materials and Devices; References; Technology Advances and Challenges in Hermetic Packaging for Implantable Medical Devices; References; Science and Technology of Bio-Inert Thin Films as Hermetic-Encapsulating Coatings for Implantable Biomedical Devices: Application to Implantable Microchip in the Eye for the Artificial Retina; References; The Electrochemistry of Charge Injection at the Electrode/Tissue Interface; References
Summary This book and its companion volume describe state-of-the-art advances in techniques associated with implantable neural prosthetic devices and their applications. They offer researchers, engineers, clinicians, students and any specialists in this field a deeper understanding of the neural prosthetic techniques currently available for a wide range of biomedical applications. In part two of this two-volume sequence, "Implantable Neural Prostheses: Techniques and Engineering Approaches", the focus is on general techniques, platforms, and engineering approaches in research and development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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In Springer eBooks
Subject Prosthesis.
Implants, Artificial.
Nervous system -- Surgery.
Biomedical engineering.
Nervous System -- physiopathology
Prostheses and Implants
Deep Brain Stimulation
Electric Stimulation -- instrumentation
Electrodes, Implanted
Prosthesis Design
biomedical engineering.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- Neurosurgery.
Implants, Artificial
Nervous system -- Surgery
Form Electronic book
Author Zhou, David D
Greenbaum, Elias S
ISBN 9780387981208