This book provides a first complete, integrative guide to the field of image-guided interventions in guidance, monitoring, control, and evaluation of minimally-invasive or non-invasive therapies, including thermal and radiation therapy, surgery and drug delivery. It addresses the new and emerging technologies and methods, starting with basic, accessible overviews of all the main modalities through to 3D C-arm, molecular imaging, nanotechnoloties, embolotherapies, magnetic drug targeting, and robotics. It presents expert overviews on the science, engineering, and clinical applications of imaging and treatments for minimally invasive therapies.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Number of pages: 488
Dimensions: 279 x 216 mm