InTech Books

  • Coronary Angiography - The Need for Improvement in Medical and Interventional Therapy
    Coronary Angiography - The Need for Improvement in Medical and Interventional Therapy
    Editor Branislav Baškot
    ISBN 978-953-307-641-6
    206 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 27302 times.
    In this book we examined a periprocedural complication of coronary angiography, and coronary intervention. That includes related to cardiac catheterization and diagnostic coronary angiography, and those that occur as a consequence of the specific equ ...
  • An Update on Glomerulopathies - Etiology and Pathogenesis
    An Update on Glomerulopathies - Etiology and Pathogenesis
    Editor Sharma Prabhakar
    ISBN 978-953-307-388-0
    276 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 30068 times.
    The book has fourteen chapters which are grouped under different sections: Immune System and Glomerulonephritis, Animal Models of Glomerulonephritis, Cytokines and Signalling Pathways, Role of Cells and Organelles in Glomerulonephritis and Miscellane ...
  • Climate Change - Research and Technology for Adaptation and Mitigation
    Climate Change - Research and Technology for Adaptation and Mitigation
    Editor Juan Blanco and Houshang Kheradmand
    ISBN 978-953-307-621-8
    488 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 72143 times.
    This book provides an interdisciplinary view of how to prepare the ecological and socio-economic systems to the reality of climate change. Scientifically sound tools are needed to predict its effects on regional, rather than global, scales, as it is ...
  • Computational Biology and Applied Bioinformatics
    Computational Biology and Applied Bioinformatics
    Editor Heitor Silverio Lopes and Leonardo Magalhães Cruz
    ISBN 978-953-307-629-4
    442 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 124643 times.
    Nowadays it is difficult to imagine an area of knowledge that can continue developing without the use of computers and informatics. It is not different with biology, that has seen an unpredictable growth in recent decades, with the rise of a new dis ...
  • Supply Chain Management - New Perspectives
    Supply Chain Management - New Perspectives
    Editor Sanda Renko
    ISBN 978-953-307-633-1
    770 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 98843 times.
    Over the past few decades the rapid spread of information and knowledge, the increasing expectations of customers and stakeholders, intensified competition, and searching for superior performance and low costs at the same time have made supply chain ...
  • On Biomimetics
    On Biomimetics
    Editor Assoc. Lilyana D. Pramatarova
    ISBN 978-953-307-271-5
    642 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 84028 times.
    Bio-mimicry is fundamental idea "How to mimic the Nature" by various methodologies as well as new ideas or suggestions on the creation of novel materials and functions. This book comprises seven sections on various perspectives of bio-mimicry in our ...
  • Advanced Topics in Environmental Health and Air Pollution Case Studies
    Advanced Topics in Environmental Health and Air Pollution Case Studies
    Editor Anca Maria Moldoveanu
    ISBN 978-953-307-525-9
    470 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 58478 times.
    The book describes the effects of air pollutants, from the indoor and outdoor spaces, on the human physiology. Air pollutants can influence inflammation biomarkers, can influence the pathogenesis of chronic cough, can influence reactive oxygen specie ...
  • Recent Advances in the Pathogenesis, Prevention and Management of Type 2 Diabetes and its Complications
    Recent Advances in the Pathogenesis, Prevention and Management of Type 2 Diabetes and its Complications
    Editor Mark B. Zimering, MD, PhD
    ISBN 978-953-307-597-6
    442 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 71903 times.
    Type 2 diabetes "mellitus" affects nearly 120 million persons worldwide- and according to the World Health Organization this number is expected to double by the year 2030. Owing to a rapidly increasing disease prevalence, the medical, social and econ ...