Introduction to biomedical engineering /

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Author / Creator:Domach, Michael M.
Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall, c2010.
Description:xvii, 294 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Language:English
Series:Pearson Prentice Hall bioengineering
Subject:Biomedical engineering.
Biomedical Engineering.
Biomedical engineering.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7839424
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ISBN:9780136020035 (alk. paper)
0136020038 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • I. Overview of Bioengineering and Modern Biology
  • What Is Bioengineering?
  • 1. Cellular and Molecular Building Blocks of Living Systems
  • II. System Principles of Living Systems
  • 2. Mass Conservation, Cycling, and Kinetics
  • 3. Requirements and Features of a Functional and Coordinated System
  • 4. Bioenergetics
  • III. Biomolecular and Cellular Fundamentals and Engineering Applications
  • 5. Molecular Basis of Catalysis and Regulation
  • 6. Analysis of Molecular Binding Phenomena
  • 7. Applications and Design in Biomolecular Technology
  • 8. Metabolic and Tissue Engineering
  • IV. Medical Engineering
  • 9. Primer on Tissues and Organs
  • 10. Biomechanics
  • 11. Biofluid Mechanics
  • 12. Biomaterials
  • 13. Pharmacokinetics
  • 14. Noninvasive Sensing and Signal Processing