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  • Different Views of Anxiety Disorders
    Different Views of Anxiety Disorders
    Editor Salih Selek
    ISBN 978-953-307-560-0
    380 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 59044 times.
    Anxiety, whether an illness or emotion, is a term with historical roots even in the Bible, but it was not popular until the modern age. Today, we can group, diagnose and treat several anxiety disorders to an extent, but the assessment of symptoms and ...
  • Alzheimer's Disease Pathogenesis-Core Concepts, Shifting Paradigms and Therapeutic Targets
    Alzheimer's Disease Pathogenesis-Core Concepts, Shifting Paradigms and Therapeutic Targets
    Editor Suzanne De La Monte
    ISBN 978-953-307-690-4
    702 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 69004 times.
    Alzheimer's Disease Pathogenesis: Core Concepts, Shifting Paradigms, and Therapeutic Targets, delivers the concepts embodied within its title. This exciting book presents the full array of theories about the causes of Alzheimer's, including fresh co ...
  • Diagnosis, Screening and Treatment of Abdominal, Thoracoabdominal and Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms
    Diagnosis, Screening and Treatment of Abdominal, Thoracoabdominal and Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms
    Editor R.T. Grundmann
    ISBN 978-953-307-466-5
    424 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 77326 times.
    This book considers mainly diagnosis, screening, surveillance and treatment of abdominal, thoracoabdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms. It addresses vascular and cardiothoracic surgeons and interventional radiologists, but also anyone engaged in va ...
  • Medical Complications of Type 2 Diabetes
    Medical Complications of Type 2 Diabetes
    Editor Colleen Croniger
    ISBN 978-953-307-363-7
    422 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 59432 times.
    Obesity and type 2 diabetes are increasing worldwide problems. In this book we reviewed insulin secretion in both healthy individuals and in patients with type 2 diabetes. Because of the risk associated with progression from insulin resistance to dia ...
  • Forensic Medicine - From Old Problems to New Challenges
    Forensic Medicine - From Old Problems to New Challenges
    Editor Duarte Nuno Vieira
    ISBN 978-953-307-262-3
    394 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 69919 times.
    Forensic medicine is a continuously evolving science that is constantly being updated and improved, not only as a result of technological and scientific advances (which bring almost immediate repercussions) but also because of developments in the soc ...
  • Research on Melanoma - A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends
    Research on Melanoma - A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends
    Editor Mandi Murph
    ISBN 978-953-307-293-7
    426 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 34140 times.
    The book Research on Melanoma: A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends, is divided into sections to represent the most cutting-edge topics in melanoma from around the world. The emerging epigenetics of disease, novel therapeutics under de ...
  • Biomechanics in Applications
    Biomechanics in Applications
    Editor Vaclav Klika
    ISBN 978-953-307-969-1
    420 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 83276 times.
    During last couple of years there has been an increasing recognition that problems arising in biology or related to medicine really need a multidisciplinary approach. For this reason some special branches of both applied theoretical physics and mathe ...
  • DNA Repair - On the Pathways to Fixing DNA Damage and Errors
    DNA Repair - On the Pathways to Fixing DNA Damage and Errors
    Editor Francesca Storici
    ISBN 978-953-307-649-2
    392 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 101641 times.
    DNA repair is fundamental to all cell types to maintain genomic stability. A collection of cutting-edge reviews, DNA Repair - On the pathways to fixing DNA damage and errors covers major aspects of the DNA repair processes in a large variety of organ ...