4th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering

ECIFMBE 2008 23–27 November 2008 Antwerp, Belgium

  • Jos Vander Sloten
  • Pascal Verdonck
  • Marc Nyssen
  • Jens Haueisen
Conference proceedings

Part of the IFMBE Proceedings book series (IFMBE, volume 22)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XLVIII
  2. Modern Concepts of Cardiovascular Analysis — Monitoring, Diagnosis, Risk Stratification, Prediction 1

    1. Andreas Voss, R. Schroeder, M. Vallverdú, H. Brunel, I. Cygankiewicz, R. Vázquez et al.
      Pages 1-4
    2. F. E. Kapucu, M. Pekkanen-Mattila, V. Kujala, J. Viik, K. Aalto-Setelä, E. Kerkelä et al.
      Pages 8-11
    3. Xavier Ibáñez-Català, M. S. Guillem, A. M. Climent, F. J. Chorro, F. Pelechano, I. Trapero et al.
      Pages 14-17
    4. Chien-Sheng Liu, Yu-Chiun Lin, Yueh-Hsun Chuang, Tze-Chien Hsiao, Chii-Wann Lin
      Pages 18-21
    5. G. de Lannoy, B. Frenay, M. Verleysen, J. Delbeke
      Pages 22-25
    6. A. H. Ismail, M. Fries, R. Rossaint, Steffen Leonhardt
      Pages 26-29
  3. On the Use of Independent Component Analysis in Biomedical Signal Processing

  4. Measurement, Signal Processing and Models for Human Movement and Posture Analysis: Measurements, Methods and Instrumentation

    1. C. Mazzà, M. Iosa, P. Picerno, F. Masala, A. Cappozzo
      Pages 43-46
    2. Federica Censi, Daniele Bibbo, Silvia Conforto
      Pages 47-50
    3. Ana Kuzmanić Skelin, Damir Krstinić, Vlasta Zanchi
      Pages 51-54
    4. Michela Goffredo, John N. Carter, Mark S. Nixon
      Pages 67-71
    5. G. Severini, S. Conforto, I. Bernabucci, M. Schmid, T. D’Alessio
      Pages 72-75
    6. Jan Havlik, J. Uhlir, Z. Horcik
      Pages 80-84
    7. Radim Krupicka, Z. Szabo, P. Janda
      Pages 85-88
    8. D. Bibbo, S. Conforto, I. Bernabucci, M. Schmid, T. D’Alessio
      Pages 89-92
    9. Pavel Janda, J. Hozman, M. Jirina, Z. Szabo, R. Krupicka
      Pages 93-96
    10. Jaroslav Charfreitag, Hozman J., Cerny R.
      Pages 97-101
    11. Jiri Hozman, P. Kutilek, Z. Szabo, R. Krupicka, M. Jirina, V. Zanchi et al.
      Pages 102-105
  5. FUSION — Future Environment for Gentle Liver Surgery Using Image-Guided Planning and Intra-Operative Navigation

    1. Stephan Zidowitz, H. Bourquain, C. Hansen, C. Rieder, A. Weihusen, G. Prause et al.
      Pages 114-117
    2. S. Arnold, A. Schmitgen, G. Grunst, R. Kubitz, D. Reichelt, M. Cohnen
      Pages 118-120
    3. Volker Martens, Stefan Schlichting, Armin Besirevic, Markus Kleemann
      Pages 121-125
  6. The Living Human Project: Building the Musculoskeletal Physiome

    1. Aurelio Cappozzo
      Pages 126-129
  7. Biomedical Signal Processing

    1. Shu-Hao Chang, Yu-Jen Chiou, Chun Yu, Chii-Wann Lin, Tzu-Chien Hsiao
      Pages 133-137
    2. M. I. Osorio Garcia, D. M. Sima, J. -B. Poullet, D. van Ormondt, S. Van Huffel
      Pages 138-141
    3. Sommer David, Golz Martin, U. Trutschel, D. Edwards
      Pages 152-155
    4. Y. Bastiaensen, Tim Schaeps, J. P. Baeyens
      Pages 156-159
    5. A. Suvichakorn, H. Ratiney, A. Bucur, S. Cavassila, J. -P. Antoine
      Pages 163-166
    6. M. Borowski, M. Imhoff, K. Schettlinger, U. Gather
      Pages 167-170
    7. Ehsan Chah, S. Glynn, M. Atiyeh, R. W. Costello, R. B. Reilly
      Pages 176-179
    8. Murat Onal, Yesim Serinagaoglu
      Pages 180-183
    9. J Krajewski, M. Golz, D. Sommer, R. Wieland
      Pages 184-187
    10. Tamara M. E. Nijsen, Ronald M. Aarts, Johan B. A. M. Arends, Pierre J. M. Cluitmans
      Pages 188-191
    11. A. Tzavaras, Basile Spyropoulos, E. Kokalis, A. Palaiologos, D. Georgopoulos, G. Prinianakis et al.
      Pages 192-195
    12. D. Sommermeyer, M. Schwaibold, B. Schöller, L. Grote, J. Hedner
      Pages 196-199

About these proceedings


The 4th European Congress of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Federation was held in Antwerp, November 2008.

The scientific discussion on the conference and in this conference proceedings include the following issues:

  • Signal & Image Processing
  • ICT
  • Clinical Engineering and Applications
  • Biomechanics and Fluid Biomechanics
  • Biomaterials and Tissue Repair
  • Innovations and Nanotechnology
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Education and Professional


Biomaterial Biomechanics and Biofluidics CT Clinical Engineering Image Processing Nanotechnology Signal Processing Tissue Engineering Tissue Repair biomechanics biomedical imaging biomedical signal processing diagnosis medical devices surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Jos Vander Sloten
    • 1
  • Pascal Verdonck
    • 2
  • Marc Nyssen
    • 3
  • Jens Haueisen
    • 4
  1. 1.Biomechanics and Engineering Design SectionKULeuvenHeverleeBelgium
  2. 2.Cardiovascular Mechanics and Biofluid Dynamics Research UnitGhent UniversityGentBelgium
  3. 3.Medical Informatics DepartmentFree University BrusselsBrusselsBelgium
  4. 4.Institute for Biomedical Engineering and InformaticsTechnical University of IlmenauIlmenauGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-89207-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-89208-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1680-0737
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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