Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai
Semester: VI Branch: Electronics & Telecommunication
Subject: Medical Electronics
Total Theory Periods: 40 Total Tutorial Periods: Nil
Total Marks in End Semester Examination: 80
Minimum number of Class tests to be conducted: Two
UNIT – I
Man Instrument System:
Introduction to Man-Instrument System, Components of Man-Instrument System,
Physiological System of the Body, Problems Encountered in Measuring a Living System.
UNIT – II
Bio Electric Potential:
Sources of Bioelectric Potential, Bio Electrodes, Cardiovascular Measurements: The
Heart and Cardiovascular System, Electrocardiography.
UNIT – III
Measurements of Biological Parameters:
Measurement of Blood Flow, Measurement of Heart Sound,
Measurement of Temperature, Ultrasonic Diagnosis.
UNIT – IV
Patient Care and Monitoring:
The Elements of Intensive Care Monitoring, Pacemakers, Defibrillators,
Electrical Safety of Medical Equipment.
UNIT – V
Introduction, Physiological parameters Adaptable to Biotelemetry, The components of a
Biotelemetry System, Implantable Units, Applications of Telemetry in Patient care.
Name of Text Books:
1. Biomedical Instrumentation & Measurement by L. Cromwell, F.J. Weibell and E.A. Pfeiffer, 2
2. Principles of Medical Electronics & Biomedical Instrumentation, C Raja Rao & S.K Guha, University Press
Name of Reference Books:
Electronics in Medicine and Biomedical Instrumentation – Nandini K. Jog, PHI
Biomedical Instrumentation – Dr. A. Arumugam, Anuradha Agencies, Chennai.
Handbook of Biomedical Instrumentation by R.S. Khandpur, TMH Pub. Co.
Introduction to Biomedical Engineering, Domach, Pearson Education