Principles of Heart Valve Engineering,
Edition 1
By Arash Kheradvar

Publication Date: 29 Aug 2019

Principles of Heart Valve Engineering is the first comprehensive resource for heart valve engineering that covers a wide range of topics, including biology, epidemiology, imaging and cardiovascular medicine. It focuses on valves, therapies, and how to develop safer and more durable artificial valves. The book is suitable for an interdisciplinary audience, with contributions from bioengineers and cardiologists that includes coverage of valvular and potential future developments. This book provides an opportunity for bioengineers to study all topics relating to heart valve engineering in a single book as written by subject matter experts.

Key Features

  • Covers the depth and breadth of this interdisciplinary area of research
  • Encompasses a wide range of topics, from basic science, to the translational applications of heart valve engineering
  • Contains contributions from leading experts in the field that are heavily illustrated
About the author
By Arash Kheradvar, Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Medicine (Cardiology), Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Technology, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
Book details
ISBN: 9780128146613
Page Count: 414
Retail Price : £153.00
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