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Personalized Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Gloria Gronowicz
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-05 - Publisher: CRC Press

Personalized Medicine: Promises and Pitfalls broadly explores the tailoring of medical treatment to a patient’s characteristics, needs, and preferences during all stages of care, including prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up. The book’s goal is to explain the science behind personalized medicine, what impact it may have on specific diseases, and
Engineering-Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Lawrence S. Chan, William C. Tang
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-15 - Publisher: CRC Press

This transformative textbook, first of its kind to incorporate engineering principles into medical education and practice, will be a useful tool for physicians, medical students, biomedical engineers, biomedical engineering students, and healthcare executives. The central approach of the proposed textbook is to provide principles of engineering as applied to medicine
Law and Economics of Personalized Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 411
Authors: Karin Bosshard
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-14 - Publisher: Springer

The book adds to the discussion about strategic approaches towards the translation of personalized medicine into clinical practice. It stresses the importance of non-science related, institutional barriers. A Law and Economics perspective is applied in order to examine the incentives induced by the barriers. An applied part identifies and evaluates
Precision Medicine in Cancers and Non-Communicable Diseases
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Debmalya Barh
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-03 - Publisher: CRC Press

The availability of human genome, large amount of data on individual genetic variations, environmental interactions, influence of lifestyle, and cutting-edge tools and technologies for big-data analysis have led to the era of clinical practice of "Precision Medicine". This book aims to provide a readily available resource on all the important
Implementing Precision Medicine in Best Practices of Chronic Airway Diseases
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Ioana Agache, Peter Hellings
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-19 - Publisher: Academic Press

Implementing Precision Medicine in Best Practices of Chronic Airway Diseases provides a comprehensive overview of the application of precision medicine in airway diseases with a goal of promoting optimal control of disease, higher patient satisfaction and disease prevention. As medical research continues to fund this area, the book highlights the