Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,785 books.

  • Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases
    Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases
    Edited by Gani Bajraktari
    ISBN 978-953-307-977-6,
    172 pages, January, 2012
    The book "Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases" brings together contributions from well- known researchers from around the world, some of them specialized in imaging science in their clinical orientation, but also representatives from academic med ...
  • Pain Management - Current Issues and Opinions
    Pain Management - Current Issues and Opinions
    Edited by Gabor B. Racz and Carl E. Noe
    ISBN 978-953-307-813-7,
    568 pages, January, 2012
    Pain Management - Current Issues and Opinions is written by international experts who cover a number of topics about current pain management problems, and gives the reader a glimpse into the future of pain treatment. Several chapters report original ...
  • Bioactive Compounds in Phytomedicine
    Bioactive Compounds in Phytomedicine
    Edited by Iraj Rasooli
    ISBN 978-953-307-805-2,
    228 pages, January, 2012
    There are significant concerns regarding the potential side effects from the chronic use of conventional drugs such as corticosteroids, especially in children. Herbal therapy is less expensive, more readily available, and increasingly becoming commo ...
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis - Treatment
    Rheumatoid Arthritis - Treatment
    Edited by Andrew B. Lemmey
    ISBN 978-953-307-850-2,
    376 pages, January, 2012
    The purpose of this book is to provide up-to-date, interesting, and thought-provoking perspectives on various aspects of research into current and potential treatments for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). This book features 17 chapters, with contributions ...
  • Genetic Engineering - Basics, New Applications and Responsibilities
    Genetic Engineering - Basics, New Applications and Responsibilities
    Edited by Hugo A. Barrera-Saldaña
    ISBN 978-953-307-790-1,
    268 pages, January, 2012
    Leading scientists from different countries around the world contributed valuable essays on the basic applications and safety, as well as the ethical and moral considerations, of the powerful genetic engineering tools now available for modifying the ...
  • Proteomic Applications in Biology
    Proteomic Applications in Biology
    Edited by Joshua L. Heazlewood and Christopher J. Petzold, Subject editors: Tsz-Kwong Man and Ricardo J. Flores
    ISBN 978-953-307-613-3,
    276 pages, January, 2012
    The past decade has seen the field of proteomics expand from a highly technical endeavor to a widely utilized technique. The objective of this book is to highlight the ways in which proteomics is currently being employed to address issues in the biol ...
  • Acute Pancreatitis
    Acute Pancreatitis
    Edited by Luis Rodrigo
    ISBN 978-953-307-984-4,
    300 pages, January, 2012
    Acute Pancreatitis (AP) in approximately 80% of cases, occurs as a secondary complication related to gallstone disease and alcohol misuse. However there are several other different causes that produce it such as metabolism, genetics, autoimmunity, p ...
  • Recent Advances in Theories and Practice of Chinese Medicine
    Recent Advances in Theories and Practice of Chinese Medicine
    Edited by Haixue Kuang
    ISBN 978-953-307-903-5,
    504 pages, January, 2012
    During the recent years, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has attracted the attention of researchers all over the world. It is looked upon not only as a bright pearl, but also a treasure house of ancient Chinese culture. Nowadays, TCM has become a ...