Biomedical Engineering Technology Resources

SELECTED RESOURCES FROM THE BFIT LIBRARY

LIBRARY DATABASES

Gale Powersearch
Contains many full-text articles from heath care and computer-related publications including: Healthcare Informatics, Computer & Software News, Computer Business Week, and many others. 

Allied Health Collection
Brings together disease and drug overviews, care plans, anatomy and physiology diagrams with full-text journals and core encyclopedia texts. 

Health Reference Center Academic
Full-text database that provides full-text nursing & allied health journals, plus current and reliable personal health information.

BOOKS

Select eBooks

Future of Health Technology. Renata Glowacka Bushko.
In Ebsco E-book collection.


Clinical Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications.
In Ebsco E-book collection.


Medical Device Data and Modeling for Clinical Decision Making. John Zaleski.
In Ebsco E-book collection.

Select Books Available in the Library

The Biomedical Engineering Handbook,Volumes 1 and 2. Joseph D. Bronzino.

REF R856.15.B62/2000 Vols. 1 and 2

Looking Within: How X-Ray, CT, MRI,Ultrasound and Other Medical Images Are Created and How They Help PhysiciansSave Lives. Wolbarst, Anthony Brinton
RC78.7.D53.W64/1999

MRI  for Technologists. Woodward, Peggy.
RC78.7.N83.M74/2001

The Way We Work: Getting to Know the Amazing Human Body. 
Macaulay, David.
QP37.M28/2008


BIOMEDICAL ELECTRONICS WEBSITES


General

US Dept. of Health and Human Services
"Department homepage which includes links to its offices and agencies."

National Institutes of Health
"This site contains information on NIH's research and training programs including NIH's funding opportunities, grant policy, and award data, and other scientific resources."

The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
"A full-text version of the book which can be searched by section, index, or keyword."

The Visible Human Project
This site details a project by the National Institute of Health: the creation of complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the normal male and female human bodies.

The Whole Brain Atlas Navigator
A resource that shows the human brain, healthy and with various diseases.

MedlinePlus
The website "includes drug information, an illustrated medical dictionary, the latest health news, directories of doctors, dentists and hospitals, surgery videos, and interactive health tutorials." From the website.

How MRI Works
"Illustrated explanation written by a registered technologist in radiography and magnetic resonance imaging."

Professional Organizations

New England Society of Clinical Engineering
ontains newsletters, job listings, and information about local meetings.

Employment & Job Boards

Advance for Imaging and Radiation Therapy Professionals
"Offers content relevant to radiology and imaging professionals, including job listings, practice, and society news."

Indeed.com
A conglomerate of newspaper employment listings, employment websites, and professional organizations.

RADWorking
"Searchable database of jobs for radiologist, radiographers, sonographers, and radiology nurses."

SELECTED BIOMEDICAL ELECTRONICS MAGAZINES

Biomedical Products
E-Journal in Gale Power Search: March 2001-Present
Focuses on medical technology and the medical technology industry.

Journal of Validation Technology
E-Journal in Gale Power Search: August 2005-Present
Focuses on medical technology and the medical technology industry.

Medical Electronics Design
E-Journal in Gale Power Search: February 2011-Present
Provides information on the medical electronics market 
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Medical Equipment Designer
E-Journal in Gale Power Search: May1999-Present
Focuses on medical technology and design.