InTech Books

  • Coronary Artery Disease - Current Concepts in Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Diagnostics and Treatment
    Coronary Artery Disease - Current Concepts in Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Diagnostics and Treatment
    Editor David Gaze
    ISBN 978-953-51-0262-5
    272 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 32830 times.
    Cardiovascular disease is ranked as the leading cause of death world wide, responsible for 17.1 million deaths globally each year. Such numbers are often difficult to comprehend. Heart disease kills one person every 34 seconds in the USA alone. Altho ...
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
    Chronic Kidney Disease
    Editor Monika Göoz
    ISBN 978-953-51-0171-0
    456 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 77644 times.
    Chronic kidney disease is an increasing health and economical problem in our world. Obesity and diabetes mellitus, the two most common cause of CKD, are becoming epidemic in our societies. Education on healthy lifestyle and diet is becoming more and ...
  • Foundation of Cognitive Radio Systems
    Foundation of Cognitive Radio Systems
    Editor Samuel Cheng
    ISBN 978-953-51-0268-7
    310 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 33085 times.
    The fast user growth in wireless communications has created significant demands for new wireless services in both the licensed and unlicensed frequency spectra. Since many spectra are not fully utilized most of the time, cognitive radio, as a form of ...
  • Current Topics in Tropical Medicine
    Current Topics in Tropical Medicine
    Editor Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales
    ISBN 978-953-51-0274-8
    576 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 107029 times.
    Tropical Medicine has emerged and remained as an important discipline for the study of diseases endemic in the tropic, particularly those of infectious etiology. Emergence and reemergence of many tropical pathologies have recently aroused the interes ...
  • Imaging of the Breast - Technical Aspects and Clinical Implication
    Imaging of the Breast - Technical Aspects and Clinical Implication
    Editor Laszlo Tabar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0284-7
    234 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 23401 times.
    Early detection of breast cancer combined with targeted therapy offers the best outcome for breast cancer patients. This volume deal with a wide range of new technical innovations for improving breast cancer detection, diagnosis and therapy. There is ...
  • Mammography - Recent Advances
    Mammography - Recent Advances
    Editor Nachiko Uchiyama and Marcelo Zanchetta do Nascimento
    ISBN 978-953-51-0285-4
    428 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 40043 times.
    In this volume, the topics are constructed from a variety of contents: the bases of mammography systems, optimization of screening mammography with reference to evidence-based research, new technologies of image acquisition and its surrounding system ...
  • Advances in the Preclinical Study of Ischemic Stroke
    Advances in the Preclinical Study of Ischemic Stroke
    Editor Maurizio Balestrino
    ISBN 978-953-51-0290-8
    544 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 33719 times.
    This book reports innovations in the preclinical study of stroke, including - novel tools and findings in animal models of stroke, - novel biochemical mechanisms through which ischemic damage may be both generated and limited, - novel pathways to ne ...
  • Psoriasis - A Systemic Disease
    Psoriasis - A Systemic Disease
    Editor Jose O'Daly
    ISBN 978-953-51-0281-6
    226 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 19723 times.
    The purpose of this book is to present a comprehensive analysis of Psoriasis, a disease that affects approximately 2-3% of humanity in all countries. Psoriasis existence is surveyed since the clay tablets of Assyrians and Babylonians 3.000-5.000 year ...