MEE214 Introduction to Medical Engineering

Code MEE214
Name Introduction to Medical Engineering
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice; Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Medical Engineering
Academic staff Aldis Balodis
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation The study course covers the classification of medical equipment by interaction with human-generated and artificially generated energy. Diagnostic and treatment equipment in medical physics and biomedical engineering. Types of energy-based devices: electrical, magnetic, electromagnetic, mechanical, thermal, and acoustic. Computer applications. Medical equipment development trends..
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