Search for dissertations about: "medical instrumentation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 112 swedish dissertations containing the words medical instrumentation.

  1. 1. The impression technique for assessment of tissue oedema : instrumentation, evaluation and applications

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Olof Lindahl; [1993]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Medical Engineering for Healthcare; Medicinsk teknik för hälsovård;

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  2. 2. Radiobiological investigations of proton and light ion therapy

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Nina Tilly; Michael Scholz; [2002]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Radiobiology; Monte Carlo method; Radiotherapy; high-energy instrumentation; Protons; Light ions; RBE; LET; Radiobiological models; Radiobiologi; medicinsk strålningsfysik; Medical Radiation Physics;

    Abstract : During the last decade, the interest in proton and light ion beam therapy has increased considerably and several new centres are planned around the world. These particles have a large advantage due to their sharp physical dose distributions as compared to conventional radiotherapy beams. READ MORE

  3. 3. Advanced all-fiber optofluidic devices

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Sebastian Etcheverry Cabrera; Fredrik Laurell; Markus Schmidt; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Fiber optics; functional fiber probes; optofluidics; microfluidics; plasmonic; all-fiber technology; instrumentation for life-sciences.; Physics; Fysik;

    Abstract : Significant technological advances of the last years have been possible by developments in Optofluidics, which is a field that deals with the integration of optics and microfluidics into single devices.The work described in this thesis is based on five scientific publications related to the use of fiber optic technology to build integrated optofluidic devices. READ MORE

  4. 4. Quantifying the quality of medical x-ray images. An evaluation based on normal anatomy for lumbar spine and chest radiography

    University dissertation from Department of Radiation Physics, Lund university

    Author : Anders Tingberg; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Clinical physics; normal anatomy; free response forced error FFE ; receiver operating characteristics ROC ; visual grading analysis VGA ; European image criteria; quantifying clinical image quality; radiology; tomography; medical instrumentation; Klinisk fysiologi; radiologi; tomografi; medicinsk instrumentering;

    Abstract : Optimisation in diagnostic radiology requires accurate methods for determination of patient absorbed dose and clinical image quality. Simple methods for evaluation of clinical image quality are at present scarce and this project aims at developing such methods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Modular textile-enabled bioimpedance system for personalized health monitoring applications

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Javier Ferreira; Fernando Seoane; Kaj Lindecrantz; Orjan Grottem Martinsen; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; personal healthcare system; electrical bioimpedance; wearable sensors; pervasive monitoring; portable monitoring; body composition; chronic kidney disease; wireless sensor; ubiquitous; instrumentation; Teknik och hälsa; Technology and Health;

    Abstract : A growing number of factors, including costs, technological advancements, ageing populations, and medical errors, are leading industrialized countries to invest in research on alternative solutions to improve their health-care systems and increase patients’ quality of life. Personal health systems (PHS) examplify the use of information and communication technologies that enable a paradigm shift from the traditional hospital-centered healthcare delivery model toward a preventive and person-centered approach. READ MORE