By Alan Murray (auth.), Laura M. Roa Romero (eds.)
The normal topic of MEDICON 2013 is "Research and improvement of expertise for Sustainable Healthcare". This decade is being characterised by way of the looks and use of emergent applied sciences below improvement. this case has produced an incredible effect on medication and Biology from which it really is anticipated an remarkable evolution in those disciplines in the direction of novel thought and practices. The outcome could be an important development in overall healthiness care and well-fare, i.e. the shift from a reactive medication to a preventive drugs. This shift means that the citizen will play an incredible position within the healthcare supply technique, what calls for a complete and custom-made advice. during this context, society will meet rising media, included to all items, in a position to offering a continuing, adaptive, anticipatory, unobtrusive and pervasive assistance. The problem could be to take away present limitations concerning the inability of information required to provide new possibilities for the entire society, whereas new paradigms are created for this inclusive society to be socially and economically sustainable, and respectful with the surroundings. during this means, those court cases concentrate on the convergence of biomedical engineering themes starting from formalized conception via experimental technology and technological improvement to sensible medical applications.