Implantable medical device technology is commonly used by doctors for disease management, aiding to improve patient quality of life. However, it is possible for these devices to be exposed to ionizing radiation during various medical therapeutic and diagnostic activities while implanted. This commands that these devices remain fully operational during, and long after, radiation exposure.
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- Partial requirement for: M.S., Arizona State University, 2010Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 74-81)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: Electrical engineering