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  • Appendicitis - A Collection of Essays from Around the World
    Appendicitis - A Collection of Essays from Around the World
    Edited by Anthony Lander
    ISBN 978-953-307-814-4,
    236 pages, January, 2012
    This book is a collection of essays and papers from around the world, written by surgeons who look after patients of all ages with abdominal pain, many of whom have appendicitis. All general surgeons maintain a fascination with this important conditi ...
  • Plant Breeding
    Plant Breeding
    Edited by Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-307-932-5,
    364 pages, January, 2012
    Modern plant breeding is considered a discipline originating from the science of genetics. It is a complex subject, involving the use of many interdisciplinary modern sciences and technologies that became art, science and business. Revolutionary deve ...
  • Digital Image Processing
    Digital Image Processing
    Edited by Stefan G. Stanciu
    ISBN 978-953-307-801-4,
    208 pages, January, 2012
    This book presents several recent advances that are related or fall under the umbrella of 'digital image processing', with the purpose of providing an insight into the possibilities offered by digital image processing algorithms in various fields. Th ...
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis - Etiology, Consequences and Co-Morbidities
    Rheumatoid Arthritis - Etiology, Consequences and Co-Morbidities
    Edited by Andrew B. Lemmey
    ISBN 978-953-307-847-2,
    314 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 16 chapters, with contributions ...
  • Steroids - Basic Science
    Steroids - Basic Science
    Edited by Hassan Abduljabbar
    ISBN 978-953-307-866-3,
    244 pages, January, 2012
    This book explains the basic science of steroids and is targeted towards professionals engaged in health services. It should be noted that medical science evolves rapidly and some information like the understanding of steroids and their therapeutic u ...
  • Applications of EMG in Clinical and Sports Medicine
    Applications of EMG in Clinical and Sports Medicine
    Edited by Catriona Steele
    ISBN 978-953-307-798-7,
    412 pages, January, 2012
    This second of two volumes on EMG (Electromyography) covers a wide range of clinical applications, as a complement to the methods discussed in volume 1. Topics range from gait and vibration analysis, through posture and falls prevention, to biofeedba ...
  • EMG Methods for Evaluating Muscle and Nerve Function
    EMG Methods for Evaluating Muscle and Nerve Function
    Edited by Mark Schwartz
    ISBN 978-953-307-793-2,
    546 pages, January, 2012
    This first of two volumes on EMG (Electromyography) covers a wide range of subjects, from Principles and Methods, Signal Processing, Diagnostics, Evoked Potentials, to EMG in combination with other technologies and New Frontiers in Research and Techn ...
  • Production Scheduling
    Production Scheduling
    Edited by Rodrigo da Rosa Righi
    ISBN 978-953-307-935-6,
    242 pages, January, 2012
    Generally speaking, scheduling is the procedure of mapping a set of tasks or jobs (studied objects) to a set of target resources efficiently. More specifically, as a part of a larger planning and scheduling process, production scheduling is essential ...