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  • Epilepsy Topics
    Epilepsy Topics
    Editor Mark D. Holmes
    ISBN 978-953-51-1630-1
    270 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 3219 times.
    An international group of recognised experts has contributed to this volume to discuss a variety of topics on epilepsy. The subject matter is diverse, including new concepts in brain circuitry involved in seizure generation, a discussion on reflex ep ...
  • COPD Clinical Perspectives
    COPD Clinical Perspectives
    Editor Ralph J. Panos
    ISBN 978-953-51-1624-0
    206 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2295 times.
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an increasingly recognized cause of morbidity and mortality. Over the next 10 years, deaths due to COPD are expected to increase by 30% and, by 2030, COPD is estimated to be the third leading cause of ...
  • Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract: from Bench to Bedside
    Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract: from Bench to Bedside
    Editor Gyula Mozsik, Omar M. E. Abdel- Salam and Koji Takeuchi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1631-8
    320 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2388 times.
    The capsaicin, a component of paprika, has been used in the culinary practice of every day nutritional practice. This agent is known to cause a variety of actions in the body through activating capsaicin-sensitive afferent neurons. A recently launc ...
  • Pain and Treatment
    Pain and Treatment
    Editor Gabor B. Racz and Carl E. Noe
    ISBN 978-953-51-1629-5
    342 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 4321 times.
    This new edition reflects the evolution of the field including new topics for historical relevance regarding the changing attitudes towards opioid prescription and use. The book points out that the realization of liberalizing use is almost uncontrol ...
  • Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Editor Chin-Tsan Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1627-1
    96 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1878 times.
    Faced with the upcoming serious deficiency of energy, food and water, along with inevitable environmental pollution, much related research has been on the upsurge because Microbial Fuel Cells (MFCs) seem to be one of the solutions to these concerns i ...
  • Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Editor Craig S. Atwood and Sivan Vadakkadath Meethal
    ISBN 978-953-51-1590-8
    240 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2226 times.
    Pluripotent stem cells have the potential to revolutionize treatment options for a range of diseases and conditions. This book presents recent advances in our understanding of the biological mechanisms of stem cell self-renewal, reprograming and rege ...
  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
    Pharmacology and Therapeutics
    Editor Sivakumar Joghi Thatha Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-1620-2
    356 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 5387 times.
    The book "Pharmacology and Therapeutics" targets every aspect of the mechanisms for the chemical actions of both traditional and novel drugs. This book covers six sections: Molecular Modeling and Bio-molecular Pharmacology, Immunopharmacology, Enviro ...
  • Strontium Aluminate - Cement Fundamentals, Manufacturing, Hydration, Setting Behaviour and Applications
    Strontium Aluminate - Cement Fundamentals, Manufacturing, Hydration, Setting Behaviour and Applications
    Editor Petr Ptacek
    ISBN 978-953-51-1591-5
    350 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 3476 times.
    Strontium aluminate cement is special inorganic cement with the properties which make it favorable for various special applications such as refractory products, macro defect free (MDF) composites, blended cements and expansive cements for high temper ...