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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 412638, 8 pages
Brain Stroke Detection by Microwaves Using Prior Information from Clinical Databases
1Instituto Gregorio Millán, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, 28911 Leganés, Madrid, Spain
2Departamento de Ciencia e Ingeniería de Materiales e Ingeniería Química, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, 28911 Leganés, Madrid, Spain
Received 18 December 2012; Revised 22 April 2013; Accepted 24 April 2013
Academic Editor: Bashir Ahmad
Copyright © 2013 Natalia Irishina and Aurora Torrente. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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