System theory is becoming increasingly important to medical applications. Yet, biomedical and digital signal processing researchers rarely have expertise in practical medical applications, and medical instrumentation designers usually are unfamiliar with system theory. System Theory and Practical Applications for Biomedical Signals bridges those gaps in a practical manner, showing how various aspects of system theory are put into practice by industry. The chapters are intentionally organized in groups of two chapters, with the first chapter describing a system theory technology, and the second chapter describing an industrial application of this technology. Each theory chapter contains a general overview of a system theory technology, which is intended as background material for the application chapter. Each application chapter contains a history of a highlighted medical instrument, summary of appropriate physiology, discussion of the problem of interest and previous empirical solutions, and review of a solution that utilizes the theory in the previous chapter. Biomedical and DSP academic researchers pursuing grants and industry funding will find its real-world approach extremely valuable. Its in-depth discussion of the theoretical issues will clarify for medical instrumentation managers how system theory can compensate for less-than-ideal sensors. With application MATLABA exercises and suggestions for system theory course work included, the text also fills the need for detailed information for students or practicing engineers interested in instrument design. An Instructor Support FTP site is available from the Wiley editorial department: ftp://ftp.ieee.org/uploads/press/baura10th edition. Saunders: Philadelphia, 2000. Defibrillation: Tacker, W.A., Jr., ed. Defibrillation of the Heart: ICDs, AEDs, and Manual. Mosby, St. Louis, 1994. ... A competitive product, the Welch Allyn SureTemp thermometer, measures oral temperature within 4 seconds (Figure 8.18). The Welch Allyn thermometer heats ... Rather than initially heating the probe, he wishes to use linear system identification to predict at 10 seconds the steady state temperature. Figure 8.18 Welch Allyn Sureanbsp;...
|Title||:||System Theory and Practical Applications of Biomedical Signals|
|Author||:||Gail D. Baura|
|Publisher||:||Wiley-IEEE Press - 2002-08-26|