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  • Cardiac Defibrillation - Prediction, Prevention and Management of Cardiovascular Arrhythmic Events
    Cardiac Defibrillation - Prediction, Prevention and Management of Cardiovascular Arrhythmic Events
    Editor Joyelle J. Harris
    ISBN 978-953-307-692-8,
    188 pages, November, 2011
    Millions of people throughout the world currently depend on appropriate, timely shocks from implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) to avoid sudden death due to cardiovascular malfunctions. Therefore, information regarding the use, application ...
  • Femtosecond-Scale Optics
    Femtosecond-Scale Optics
    Editor Anatoli V. Andreev
    ISBN 978-953-307-769-7,
    446 pages, November, 2011
    With progress in ultrashort ultraintense laser technologies the peak power of a laser pulse increases year by year. These new instruments accessible to a large community of researchers revolutionized experiments in nonlinear optics because when laser ...
  • Acoustic Waves - From Microdevices to Helioseismology
    Acoustic Waves - From Microdevices to Helioseismology
    Editor Marco G. Beghi
    ISBN 978-953-307-572-3,
    666 pages, November, 2011
    The concept of acoustic wave is a pervasive one, which emerges in any type of medium, from solids to plasmas, at length and time scales ranging from sub-micrometric layers in microdevices to seismic waves in the Sun's interior. This book presents sev ...
  • Hemodialysis - Different Aspects
    Hemodialysis - Different Aspects
    Editor Maria Goretti Penido
    ISBN 978-953-307-315-6,
    321 pages, November, 2011
    The book provides practical and accessible information on all aspects of hemodialysis, with emphasis on day-to-day management of patients. It is quite comprehensive as it covers almost all the aspects of hemodialysis. In short it is a valuable book a ...
  • Changing Diversity in Changing Environment
    Changing Diversity in Changing Environment
    Editor Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora
    ISBN 978-953-307-796-3,
    402 pages, November, 2011
    As everybody knows, the dynamic interactions between biotic and abiotic factors, as well as the anthropic ones, considerably affect global climate changes and consequently biology, ecology and distribution of life forms of our planet. These important ...
  • Biological Diversity and Sustainable Resources Use
    Biological Diversity and Sustainable Resources Use
    Editor Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora
    ISBN 978-953-307-706-2,
    166 pages, November, 2011
    Biological Diversity and Sustainable Resources Use is a very interesting volume, including attractive overviews and original case studies mainly focused on socio-economical effects of the right management of the ecosystems biodiversity, as well as on ...
  • Special Problems in Hemodialysis Patients
    Special Problems in Hemodialysis Patients
    Editor Maria Goretti Penido
    ISBN 978-953-307-396-5,
    202 pages, November, 2011
    This book provides an overview of special cases in hemodialysis patients. Authors have contributed their most interesting findings in dealing with patients suffering of other diseases simultaneously, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease and other ...
  • Natural Dyes
    Natural Dyes
    Editor E. Perrin Akçakoca Kumbasar
    ISBN 978-953-307-783-3,
    132 pages, November, 2011
    Textile materials without colorants cannot be imagined and according to archaeological evidence dyeing has been widely used for over 5000 years. With the development of chemical industry all finishing processes of textile materials are developing con ...