Article | SIGRAD 2007. The Annual SIGRAD Conference; Special Theme: Computer Graphics in Healthcare; November 28-29; 2007; Uppsala; Sweden | Some Remarks about Geometry in Medicine

Title:
Some Remarks about Geometry in Medicine
Author:
Krzysztof T. Tytkowski: Geometry and Engineering Graphics Centre, Silesian University of Technology, Poland
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Year:
2007
Conference:
SIGRAD 2007. The Annual SIGRAD Conference; Special Theme: Computer Graphics in Healthcare; November 28-29; 2007; Uppsala; Sweden
Issue:
028
Article no.:
008
Pages:
35–38
No. of pages:
4
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2007-12-20
ISBN:
978-91-7393-990-4
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press; Linköpings universitet


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Geometry has been present in medicine in various aspects for many years. Information on geometrical form of particular anatomic structures should not be underestimated since it is both basic and key information in many clinical cases; beginning from fractures to radiotherapy. Technical apparatuses and devices used in doctors’ practice also require comprehension of technical documentation in necessary range. The knowledge of some geometrical issues can help in doctors’ work although it is necessary to a certain group of doctors.

Keywords: Geometry; engineer graphic; medicine

SIGRAD 2007. The Annual SIGRAD Conference; Special Theme: Computer Graphics in Healthcare; November 28-29; 2007; Uppsala; Sweden

Author:
Krzysztof T. Tytkowski
Title:
Some Remarks about Geometry in Medicine
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SIGRAD 2007. The Annual SIGRAD Conference; Special Theme: Computer Graphics in Healthcare; November 28-29; 2007; Uppsala; Sweden

Author:
Krzysztof T. Tytkowski
Title:
Some Remarks about Geometry in Medicine
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