Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,939 books.

  • Solar Power
    Solar Power
    Edited by Radu D. Rugescu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0014-0,
    388 pages, February, 2012
    A wide variety of detail regarding genuine and proprietary research from distinguished authors is presented, ranging from new means of evaluation of the local solar irradiance to the manufacturing technology of photovoltaic cells. Also included is th ...
  • Liver Transplantation - Basic Issues
    Liver Transplantation - Basic Issues
    Edited by Hesham Abdeldayem and Naglaa Allam
    ISBN 978-953-51-0016-4,
    428 pages, February, 2012
    This book covers a wide spectrum of topics including history of liver transplantation, ischemia-reperfusion injury, immunology of liver transplantation, viral hepatitis and liver transplantation, other indications for liver transplantation, prognosti ...
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
    Chronic Pancreatitis
    Edited by David Sutherland
    ISBN 978-953-51-0011-9,
    152 pages, February, 2012
    Chronic pancreatitis is a disease of diverse etiologies in which pain can be devastating, severely impairing quality of life, and treatment is a challenge. This book covers cutting edge basic science research and clinical diagnosis and treatment issu ...
  • Topics in Thoracic Surgery
    Topics in Thoracic Surgery
    Edited by Paulo F. Guerreiro Cardoso
    ISBN 978-953-51-0010-2,
    495 pages, February, 2012
    Thoracic Surgery congregates topics and articles from many renowned authors around the world covering several different topics. Unlike the usual textbooks, Thoracic Surgery is a conglomerate of different topics from Pre-operative Assessment, to Pulmo ...
  • Latest Findings in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research
    Latest Findings in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research
    Edited by Üner Tan
    ISBN 978-953-307-865-6,
    404 pages, February, 2012
    Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities presents reports on a wide range of areas in the field of neurological and intellectual disability, including habitual human quadrupedal locomotion with associated cognitive disabilities, Fragile X syndrome ...
  • Understanding Tuberculosis - New Approaches to Fighting Against Drug Resistance
    Understanding Tuberculosis - New Approaches to Fighting Against Drug Resistance badge
    Edited by Pere-Joan Cardona
    ISBN 978-953-307-948-6,
    386 pages, February, 2012
    In 1957, a Streptomyces strain, the ME/83 (S.mediterranei), was isolated in the Lepetit Research Laboratories from a soil sample collected at a pine arboretum near Saint Raphael, France. This drug was the base for the chemotherapy with Streptomicine. ...
  • Ovarian Cancer - Clinical and Therapeutic Perspectives
    Ovarian Cancer - Clinical and Therapeutic Perspectives
    Edited by Samir A. Farghaly
    ISBN 978-953-307-810-6,
    350 pages, February, 2012
    Worldwide, Ovarian carcinoma continues to be responsible for more deaths than all other gynecologic malignancies combined. International leaders in the field address the critical biologic and basic science issues relevant to the disease. The book det ...
  • Understanding Tuberculosis - Global Experiences and Innovative Approaches to the Diagnosis
    Understanding Tuberculosis - Global Experiences and Innovative Approaches to the Diagnosis badge
    Edited by Pere-Joan Cardona
    ISBN 978-953-307-938-7,
    562 pages, February, 2012
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a disease that is transmitted through aerosol. This is the reason why it is estimated that a third of humankind is already infected by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The vast majority of the infected do not know about their ...