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  • Optoelectronics - Devices and Applications
    Optoelectronics - Devices and Applications
    Edited by Padmanabhan Predeep
    ISBN 978-953-307-576-1,
    642 pages, October, 2011
    Optoelectronics - Devices and Applications is the second part of an edited anthology on the multifaced areas of optoelectronics by a selected group of authors including promising novices to experts in the field. Photonics and optoelectronics are maki ...
  • Acute Phase Proteins - Regulation and Functions of Acute Phase Proteins
    Acute Phase Proteins - Regulation and Functions of Acute Phase Proteins
    Edited by Francisco Veas
    ISBN 978-953-307-252-4,
    380 pages, October, 2011
    The two volumes of Acute Phase Proteins book consist of chapters that give a large panel of fundamental and applied knowledge on one of the major elements of the inflammatory process during the acute phase response, i.e., the acute phase proteins exp ...
  • Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
    Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
    Edited by Ksenija Pešek
    ISBN 978-953-307-695-9,
    132 pages, October, 2011
    Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are still one of the leading causes of death in the world. The book Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease is a contribution to the application of new knowledge in the area of cardiovascular diseases. The book comprises ...
  • Global Warming Impacts - Case Studies on the Economy, Human Health, and on Urban and Natural Environments
    Global Warming Impacts - Case Studies on the Economy, Human Health, and on Urban and Natural Environments
    Edited by Stefano Casalegno
    ISBN 978-953-307-785-7,
    290 pages, October, 2011
    This book addresses the theme of the impacts of global warming on different specific fields, ranging from the regional and global economy, to agriculture, human health, urban areas, land vegetation, marine areas and mangroves. Despite the volume of s ...
  • Treatment of Metastatic Melanoma
    Treatment of Metastatic Melanoma
    Edited by Rachael Morton
    ISBN 978-953-307-574-7,
    360 pages, October, 2011
    Surgery continues to be the mainstay treatment for melanoma localized to the primary tumor and/or lymph nodes. Results from randomized controlled trials indicate that sentinel node biopsy for the treatment of cutaneous melanoma of intermediate thickn ...
  • New Insights into the Prevention and Treatment of Bulimia Nervosa
    New Insights into the Prevention and Treatment of Bulimia Nervosa
    Edited by Phillipa Hay
    ISBN 978-953-307-767-3,
    202 pages, October, 2011
    Bulimia nervosa and eating disorders are common cause of distress and health related burden for young women and men. Despite major advances over the past three decades many patients come late to treatment and find that the therapy is incompletely ad ...
  • Aflatoxins - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    Aflatoxins - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    Edited by Ramo?n Gerardo Guevara-Gonza?lez
    ISBN 978-953-307-395-8,
    478 pages, October, 2011
    Aflatoxins - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is a book that has been thought to present the most significant advances in these disciplines focused on the knowledge of such toxins. All authors, who supported the excellent work showed in every chapt ...
  • Psychiatric Disorders - Worldwide Advances
    Psychiatric Disorders - Worldwide Advances
    Edited by Toru Uehara
    ISBN 978-953-307-833-5,
    350 pages, October, 2011
    A psychiatric disorder is defined as any complex condition that involves the impairment of cognitive, emotional, or behavioral functioning. Aside from knowing the physical organic factors, its causal pathology has remained a mystery. Regarding recent ...