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Medical nanotechnology and nanomedicine

Author: Harry F Tibbals
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, ©2011.
Series: Perspectives in nanotechnology.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This book is an introduction to nanoscience and nanotechnology as applied to medicine, written for doctors and patients, caregivers and laypersons, and all those who advise and make decisions on, or have an interest in, health care. The summary attempts to be comprehensive without being too detailed or technical. References and sources are given for those who wish to pursue an in-depth study on techniques,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tibbals, Harry F.
Medical nanotechnology and nanomedicine.
Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010030229
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harry F Tibbals
ISBN: 9781439808764 1439808767 1282902695 9781282902695
OCLC Number: 680039090
Description: 1 online resource (xxviii, 499 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Front cover; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Author; Part I: Perspectives; Chapter 1: Nanomedicine: Scientific Basisand Societal Implications; Chapter 2: Historical Perspectives and Technological Breakthroughs; Chapter 3: Emerging National and GlobalNanomedicine Initiatives; Part II: Beginnings of Medical Nanotechnology; Chapter 4: Nanomedicine: Proposals and Promise; Chapter 5: Medication: Nanoparticles for Imaging and Drug Delivery; Chapter 6: Intervention: Nanotechnology inReconstructive Intervention and Surgery; Chapter 7: Regeneration: Nanomaterialsfor Tissue Regeneration.
Series Title: Perspectives in nanotechnology.
Responsibility: Harry F. Tibbals.


Providing an overview of alternative and conflicting concepts in the rapidly developing nanotechnology revolution, this guide reviews research and development in nanoscience and illustrates the  Read more...


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