By Megh R Goyal
Artificial organs are one of many world’s maximum developments in medication. This ebook covers cardiopulmonary skip surgical procedure; synthetic hearts and pacemakers; stenting and ballooning; man made lungs, kidneys, and knees, dental protheses; and extra. it's a one-stop resource of uncomplicated wisdom and methods essential to comprehend, layout, improve, and assessment man made organs and prostheses. It covers the elemental rules and functions, forms and mechanics, and biomaterials. it's a needs to for physicians, scientists, and educators.
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