Smart Textiles for Medicine and Healthcare

Written By Lieva Van Langenhove
Smart Textiles for Medicine and Healthcare
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 February 2007
  • ISBN : 1845692934
  • Pages : 336 pages
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Download or read book entitled Smart Textiles for Medicine and Healthcare by author: Lieva Van Langenhove which was release on 21 February 2007 and published by Elsevier with total page 336 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Smart or intelligent textiles are a relatively novel area of research within the textile industry with enormous potential within the healthcare industry. This book provides a unique insight into recent developments in how smart textiles are being used in the medical field. The first part of the book assesses trends in smart medical textiles. Chapters cover topics such as wound care materials, drug-based release systems and electronic sensors for health care. The second part of the book discusses the role of smart textile in monitoring the health of particular groups such as pregnant women, children, the elderly and those with particular physical disabilities. With its distinguished editor and team of international contributors, this book provides a unique and essential reference to those concerned with intelligent textiles in healthcare. Unlocks the significant potential of smart textiles within the healthcare industry Provides a unique insight into recent developments in this exciting field

Smart Textiles for Medicine and Healthcare

Smart Textiles for Medicine and Healthcare
  • Author : Lieva Van Langenhove
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2007-02-21
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Smart or intelligent textiles are a relatively novel area of research within the textile industry with enormous potential within the healthcare industry. This book provides a unique insight into recent developments in how smart textiles are being used in the medical field. The first part of the book assesses trends ...

Advances in Smart Medical Textiles

Advances in Smart Medical Textiles
  • Author : Lieva van Langenhove
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-12-02
  • Total pages : 298
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Advances in Smart Medical Textiles: Treatments and Health Monitoring provides comprehensive coverage on smart textiles, the emerging and important materials that are finding applications in the fields of medicine and healthcare. The book explores the range of smart textiles available for use in medicine and the transfer of these innovative ...

An Introduction to Healthcare and Medical Textiles

An Introduction to Healthcare and Medical Textiles
  • Author : Wen Zhong
  • Publisher : DEStech Publications, Inc
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 293
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : This volume is a scientific introduction to the study, engineering and applications of medical textiles. It moves systematically from the fundamentals of textile materials and their fabrication through biocompatibility and biodegradability to the applications of textiles in healthcare, ranging from hygiene to wound care, grafts and implantables. The book analyzes ...

Medical Textiles

Medical Textiles
  • Author : Subhash C. Anand
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2001-02-28
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Medical textiles is one of the major growth areas within technical textiles and the use of textile materials for medical and healthcare products ranges from simple gauze or bandage materials to scaffolds for tissue culturing and a large variety of prostheses for permanent body implants. Recent advances include: The development ...

Medical and Healthcare Textiles

Medical and Healthcare Textiles
  • Author : Subhash C. Anand,J F Kennedy,M Miraftab,Subbiyan Rajendran
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-07-15
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Medical textiles remain one of the most dynamic areas of research in textiles. Medical and healthcare textiles is the fourth in a series of conferences held at the University of Bolton. Like its predecessors, it has attracted papers from some of the leading international centres of expertise in the field. ...

Wearables Smart Textiles Smart Apparel

Wearables  Smart Textiles   Smart Apparel
  • Author : Paret Dominique,Pierre Crego
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-11-27
  • Total pages : 372
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Wearables, Smart Textiles & Smart Apparel, the first book of its kind on the topic, is divided into two major themes, wearables that are part of the large textile family and those that are not. It provides a broad overview of topics, markets, applications, benefits, fears and technologies, also emphasizing the ...

Biomedical Applications of Smart Technologies

Biomedical Applications of Smart Technologies
  • Author : Pietro Vincenzini,Enzo Pasquale Scilingo
  • Publisher : Trans Tech Publications Ltd
  • Release Date : 2012-09-11
  • Total pages : 122
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : The 16 peer-reviewed papers collected here together offer a plenitude of up-to-date information on “Biomedical Applications of Smart Technologies”. Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS). The papers are conveniently arranged into: Chapter 1: Active and Stimuli Responsive Materials, Chapter 2: Medical Diagnostics and Imaging, Chapter 3: Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Chapter 4: ...

Proceedings of 7th International conference on Smart Materials and Structures 2018

Proceedings of 7th International conference on Smart Materials and Structures 2018
  • Author : ConferenceSeries
  • Publisher : ConferenceSeries
  • Release Date : 2021-04-14
  • Total pages : 99
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : July 02-03, 2018 Vienna, Austria Key Topics : Smart Materials and Technologies, Smart Structures, Optical and Electronic Materials, Materials for Energy Conversion and Storage Devices, Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, Smart Biomaterials, Mechanics and Behavior of Smart Materials, Smart Materials in Industrial Application, Materials Chemistry, Future of Materials, Emerging Materials, Bioactive Smart Materials, Material ...

Handbook of Research on Developments in E health and Telemedicine

Handbook of Research on Developments in E health and Telemedicine
  • Author : Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 1309
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : "This book provide a comprehensive coverage of the latest and most relevant knowledge, developments, solutions, and practical applications, related to e-Health, this new field of knowledge able to transform the way we live and deliver services, both from the technological and social perspectives"--Provided by publisher....

Sensors for Everyday Life

Sensors for Everyday Life
  • Author : Octavian Adrian Postolache,Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay,Krishanthi P. Jayasundera,Akshya K. Swain
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-10-27
  • Total pages : 287
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Sensors were developed to detect and quantify structures and functions of human body as well as to gather information from the environment in order to optimize the efficiency, cost-effectiveness and quality of healthcare services as well as to improve health and quality of life. This book offers an up-to-date overview ...

Wearable Monitoring Systems

Wearable Monitoring Systems
  • Author : Annalisa Bonfiglio,Danilo De Rossi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-12-17
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : As diverse as tomorrow’s society constituent groups may be, they will share the common requirements that their life should become safer and healthier, offering higher levels of effectiveness, communication and personal freedom. The key common part to all potential solutions fulfilling these requirements is wearable embedded systems, with longer ...

Industrial Fabric Products Review

Industrial Fabric Products Review
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Read online Industrial Fabric Products Review written by , published by which was released on 2006. Download full Industrial Fabric Products Review Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Textile Horizons

Textile Horizons
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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PHealth 2017

PHealth 2017
  • Author : B. Blobel,W. Goossen
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2017-05-05
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Smart mobile systems such as microsystems, smart textiles, smart implants, sensor-controlled medical devices and innovative sensor techniques have become important enablers for telemedicine and next-generation health services, with social media and gamification adding further to personalized health (pHealth) as an eco-system. This book presents the proceedings of pHealth 2017, the 14th ...

DARE ICAR Annual Report

DARE ICAR Annual Report
  • Author : India. Department of Agricultural Research and Education
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1845692934
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Summary : Read online DARE ICAR Annual Report written by India. Department of Agricultural Research and Education, published by which was released on 2007. Download full DARE ICAR Annual Report Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....