What does biomedical engineering mean?

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  1. Biomedical engineering

    Biomedical engineering is the application of engineering principles and design concepts to medicine and biology for healthcare purposes. This field seeks to close the gap between engineering and medicine: It combines the design and problem solving skills of engineering with medical and biological sciences to advance healthcare treatment, including diagnosis, monitoring, and therapy. Biomedical engineering has only recently emerged as its own discipline, compared to many other engineering fields. Such an evolution is common as a new field transitions from being an interdisciplinary specialization among already-established fields, to being considered a field in itself. Much of the work in biomedical engineering consists of research and development, spanning a broad array of subfields. Prominent biomedical engineering applications include the development of biocompatible prostheses, various diagnostic and therapeutic medical devices ranging from clinical equipment to micro-implants, common imaging equipment such as MRIs and EEGs, regenerative tissue growth, pharmaceutical drugs and therapeutic biologicals.

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  1. Biomedical Engineering

    Application of principles and practices of engineering science to biomedical research and health care.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of biomedical engineering in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of biomedical engineering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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