InTech Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,667 books.

  • Bioethics in the 21st Century
    Bioethics in the 21st Century
    Editor Abraham Rudnick
    ISBN 978-953-307-270-8,
    164 pages, November, 2011
    Bioethics is primarily an applied ethics of health related issues. It is considered an important guide for health care and its discourses and practices. Health related technology, such as information technology, is changing rapidly. Bioethics should ...
  • Principles in Contemporary Orthodontics
    Principles in Contemporary Orthodontics
    Editor Silvano Naretto
    ISBN 978-953-307-687-4,
    596 pages, November, 2011
    Orthodontics is a fast developing science as well as the field of medicine in general. The attempt of this book is to propose new possibilities and new ways of thinking about Orthodontics beside the ones presented in established and outstanding publi ...
  • Prostate Cancer - From Bench to Bedside
    Prostate Cancer - From Bench to Bedside
    Editor Philippe E. Spiess
    ISBN 978-953-307-331-6,
    528 pages, November, 2011
    The present textbook highlights many of the exciting discoveries made in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer over the past decade. International thought leaders have contributed to this effort providing a comprehensive and state-of-the art ...
  • Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances
    Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances
    Editor Philippe E. Spiess
    ISBN 978-953-307-319-4,
    390 pages, November, 2011
    In this book entitled "Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances", we highlight many of the significant advances made in our treatment armamentarium of prostate cancer. The book is subdivided into four sections termed: 1) novel diagnostic ...
  • Bacterial Artificial Chromosomes
    Bacterial Artificial Chromosomes
    Editor Pradeep Chatterjee
    ISBN 978-953-307-725-3,
    148 pages, November, 2011
    This book focuses on the numerous applications of Bacterial Artificial Chromosomes (BACs) in a variety of studies. The topics reviewed range from using BAC libraries as resources for marsupial and monotreme gene mapping and comparative genomic studie ...
  • Advances in Piezoelectric Transducers
    Advances in Piezoelectric Transducers
    Editor Farzad Ebrahimi
    ISBN 978-953-307-931-8,
    138 pages, November, 2011
    The piezoelectric transducer converts electric signals into mechanical vibrations or vice versa by utilizing the morphological change of a crystal which occurs on voltage application, or conversely by monitoring the voltage generated by a pressure ap ...
  • Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
    Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
    Editor Bernhard Resch
    ISBN 978-953-307-718-5,
    246 pages, November, 2011
    In this online Open Access book on "Human RSV Infections", several distinguished authors contribute their experience in respiratory syncytial virology. A major focus lies on the fascinating pathophysiology of RSV and represents recent and actual work ...
  • Power Quality Harmonics Analysis and Real Measurements Data
    Power Quality Harmonics Analysis and Real Measurements Data
    Editor Gregorio Romero Rey and Luisa Martinez Muneta
    ISBN 978-953-307-335-4,
    290 pages, November, 2011
    Nowadays, the increasing use of power electronics equipment origins important distortions. The perfect AC power systems are a pure sinusoidal wave, both voltage and current, but the ever-increasing existence of non-linear loads modify the characteris ...