InTech Books

  • Advances in Bioengineering
    Advances in Bioengineering NEW
    Editor Pier Andrea Serra
    ISBN 978-953-51-2141-1
    390 pages, July, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 651 times.
    The technological approach and the high level of innovation make bioengineering extremely dynamic and this forces researchers to continuous updating. It involves the publication of the results of the latest scientific research. This book covers a wid ...
  • Contemporary Issues in Head and Neck ...
    Contemporary Issues in Head and Neck ... NEW
    Editor Loredana G. Marcu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2135-0
    178 pages, July, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 165 times.
    While the management of head and neck cancer has evolved over the last few decades, there are still several challenges and unanswered questions that need solutions. This book is a small compilation of some topical aspects regarding head and neck canc ...
  • Alzheimer's Disease - Challenges for ...
    Alzheimer's Disease - Challenges for ...
    Editor Inga Zerr
    ISBN 978-953-51-2137-4
    370 pages, July, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 759 times.
    There is a wide scope of clinical phenomenology in Alzheimers disease, regarding the age of onset, presenting features, rate of progression and appearance of other clinical manifestation. Although clinical appearance and neuropathological hallmarks h ...
  • Osteoarthritis - Progress in Basic R ...
    Osteoarthritis - Progress in Basic R ...
    Editor Qian Chen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2136-7
    272 pages, July, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 585 times.
    The most common form of arthritis is osteoarthritis (OA), which most often affects the hip, knee, foot and hand. The degeneration of joint cartilage and changes in underlying bone and supporting tissues such as ligament leads to pain, stiffness, mov ...
  • Mammography Techniques and Review
    Mammography Techniques and Review
    Editor Fabiano Cavalcanti Fernandes, Lourdes Mattos Brasil and Renato da Veiga Guadagnin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2138-1
    120 pages, July, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 222 times.
    Mammography remains at the backbone of medical tools to examine the human breast. The early detection of breast cancer typically uses adjunct tests to mammogram such as ultrasound, positron emission mammography, electrical impedance, Computer-aided d ...
  • Topics in Public Health
    Topics in Public Health
    Editor David Claborn
    ISBN 978-953-51-2132-9
    306 pages, June, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 570 times.
    Public health has been defined as the efforts of a community that allow a population to remain healthy. This definition is very inclusive, so elements of clinical care, health promotion and many other fields contribute to the larger discipline of pub ...
  • Autoimmunity - Pathogenesis, Clinica ...
    Autoimmunity - Pathogenesis, Clinica ...
    Editor Katerina Chatzidionysiou
    ISBN 978-953-51-2134-3
    208 pages, June, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 359 times.
    Autoimmunity is defined as an immune response against a self-antigen. This abnormal immune response can lead to tissue damage and to the development of autoimmune disease. From organ-specific autoimmune diseases, such as myasthenia gravis, to non-org ...
  • Major Depressive Disorder - Cognitiv ...
    Major Depressive Disorder - Cognitiv ...
    Editor Yong-Ku Kim
    ISBN 978-953-51-2129-9
    154 pages, June, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 276 times.
    Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a complex and heterogeneous disorder, phenotypically and biologically. MDD may be caused by complex interaction between genes and environment in susceptible individuals. Thus, a combination of certain genetic polymo ...