Glossary of Terms
TelehealthThe use of communications technologies to provide and support health care at a distance.
TeslaAn international unit to describe the strength of a magnetic field.
TheranosticsThe relatively experimental science of combining therapy and diagnosis into a single procedure or molecule. Towards this end, bioengineers are building multi-functional nanoparticles that can be introduced into a patient, find the site of disease, diagnose the condition, and deliver the appropriate, personalized therapy.
Tissue EngineeringAn interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary field that aims at the development of biological substitutes that restore, maintain, or improve tissue function.