InTech Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,667 books.

  • The Mystery of Glaucoma
    The Mystery of Glaucoma
    Editor Tomaš Kubena
    ISBN 978-953-307-567-9,
    362 pages, September, 2011
    Since long ago scientists have been trying hard to show up the core of glaucoma. To its understanding we needed to penetrate gradually to its molecular level. The newest pieces of knowledge about the molecular biology of glaucoma are presented in the ...
  • Advances in Ceramics - Electric and Magnetic Ceramics, Bioceramics, Ceramics and Environment
    Advances in Ceramics - Electric and Magnetic Ceramics, Bioceramics, Ceramics and Environment
    Editor Costas Sikalidis
    ISBN 978-953-307-350-7,
    562 pages, September, 2011
    The current book consists of twenty-four chapters divided into three sections. Section I includes fourteen chapters in electric and magnetic ceramics which deal with modern specific research on dielectrics and their applications, on nanodielectrics, ...
  • Liver Biopsy
    Liver Biopsy
    Editor Hirokazu Takahashi
    ISBN 978-953-307-644-7,
    414 pages, September, 2011
    Liver biopsy is recommended as the gold standard method to determine diagnosis, fibrosis staging, prognosis and therapeutic indications in patients with chronic liver disease. However, liver biopsy is an invasive procedure with a risk of complication ...
  • Clinical Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection
    Clinical Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection
    Editor Ahmad Nikibakhsh
    ISBN 978-953-307-393-4,
    304 pages, September, 2011
    Complicated urinary tract infections (cUTIs) are a major cause of hospital admissions and are associated with significant morbidity and health care costs. Knowledge of baseline risk of urinary tract infection can help clinicians make informed diagnos ...
  • Advances in PID Control
    Advances in PID Control
    Editor Valery D. Yurkevich
    ISBN 978-953-307-267-8,
    286 pages, September, 2011
    Since the foundation and up to the current state-of-the-art in control engineering, the problems of PID control steadily attract great attention of numerous researchers and remain inexhaustible source of new ideas for process of control system design ...
  • 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,
    218 pages, September, 2011
    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,
    290 pages, September, 2011
    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,
    502 pages, September, 2011
    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 ...