Articles 1 - 1 of 1
Full-Text Articles in Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering
Biodegradable Electronic And Optical Devices Toward Temporary Implants, Md Shihab Adnan
"Implantable biomedical devices have a high potential to revolutionize health care technologies in near future. Implantable devices can be classified as permanent prosthetic devices such as pacemakers or nerve stimulants and temporary devices for intermediate monitoring and control scenario which are still in research phase. In contrast to permanent device, temporary implants lose functionality and become unnecessary after intended operational lifetime which may pose serious electromagnetic and biomedical safety concern, latent complications at the implanted sites and possible ethical issues if not removed from body by an additional surgical operation.
The first paper of this thesis focuses on exploring the ...