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  • An Update on Glomerulopathies - Etiology and Pathogenesis
    An Update on Glomerulopathies - Etiology and Pathogenesis
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Coronary Angiography - The Need for Improvement in Medical and Interventional Therapy
    Coronary Angiography - The Need for Improvement in Medical and Interventional Therapy
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Advances in PID Control
    Advances in PID Control
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Clinical Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection
    Clinical Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Liver Biopsy
    Liver Biopsy
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Advances in Ceramics - Electric and Magnetic Ceramics, Bioceramics, Ceramics and Environment
    Advances in Ceramics - Electric and Magnetic Ceramics, Bioceramics, Ceramics and Environment
    Edited by 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, ...
  • The Mystery of Glaucoma
    The Mystery of Glaucoma
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Nuclear Power - System Simulations and Operation
    Nuclear Power - System Simulations and Operation
    Edited by Pavel Tsvetkov
    ISBN 978-953-307-506-8,
    204 pages, September, 2011
    At the onset of the 21st century, we are searching for reliable and sustainable energy sources that have a potential to support growing economies developing at accelerated growth rates, technology advances improving quality of life and becoming avail ...