Links

Technology

ABIOMED: Leader in Cardiac Assist Technology
http://www.abiomed.com/
At this site you can learn about and look at photos of a state-of-the-art temporary artificial heart system. You can also read profiles of two people who have used the system.

Scientific American: Weightlessness and the Human Body
http://www.sciam.com/1998/0998issue/0998white.html
This site explains how weightlessness and space travel affect systems of the human body.

Three-Dimensional Ultrasound Imaging Group
http://3dultrasound.ucsd.edu
This site is authored by "...an interdisciplinary group of scientists and clinicians exploring the rapidly developing frontier of medical imaging." You can read medical case studies and look at the associated three-dimensional ultrasound images at this site.

 


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