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  • Molecular Targets of CNS Tumors
    Molecular Targets of CNS Tumors
    Editor Miklos Garami
    ISBN 978-953-307-736-9
    686 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 63614 times.
    Molecular Targets of CNS Tumors is a selected review of Central Nervous System (CNS) tumors with particular emphasis on signaling pathway of the most common CNS tumor types. To develop drugs which specifically attack the cancer cells requires an unde ...
  • Amyloidosis - Mechanisms and Prospects for Therapy
    Amyloidosis - Mechanisms and Prospects for Therapy
    Editor Svetlana Sarantseva
    ISBN 978-953-307-253-1
    226 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 28976 times.
    Amyloidoses are a heterogeneous group of diverse etiology diseases. They are characterized by an endogenous production of abnormal proteins called amyloid proteins, which are not hydrosoluble, form depots in various organs and tissue of animals and h ...
  • Current Management of Malignant Melanoma
    Current Management of Malignant Melanoma
    Editor Ming Y. Cao
    ISBN 978-953-307-264-7
    284 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 26122 times.
    Management of melanoma is challenging, especially for the late stage of the disease. Development of new therapies and optimizing current treatments are being pursued in attempt to further improve the survival rate. The book provides up-to-date knowle ...
  • Gingival Diseases - Their Aetiology, Prevention and Treatment
    Gingival Diseases - Their Aetiology, Prevention and Treatment
    Editor Fotinos S. Panagakos and Robin M. Davies
    ISBN 978-953-307-376-7
    246 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 107326 times.
    Gingival diseases are a family of distinct pathological entities that involve the gingival tissues. These signs and symptoms of these diseases are so prevalent in populations around the world that they are often considered to be "normal" features. ...
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis - Current View on Diagnostics and Treatment
    Aortic Valve Stenosis - Current View on Diagnostics and Treatment
    Editor Petr Santavy
    ISBN 978-953-307-628-7
    156 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 42260 times.
    Currently, aortic stenosis is the most frequent heart valve disease in developed countries and its prevalence increases with the aging of the population. Affecting 3-5 percent of persons older than 65 years of age, it makes a large personal and econo ...
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Parkinson's Disease
    Diagnosis and Treatment of Parkinson's Disease
    Editor Abdul Qayyum Rana
    ISBN 978-953-307-465-8
    274 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 39009 times.
    Parkinson's disease is diagnosed by history and physical examination and there are no laboratory investigations available to aid the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease. Confirmation of diagnosis of Parkinson's disease thus remains a difficulty. This bo ...
  • Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease
    Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease
    Editor Abdul Qayyum Rana
    ISBN 978-953-307-464-1
    212 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 20638 times.
    This book about Parkinson's disease provides a detailed account of various aspects of this complicated neurological condition. Although most of the important motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease have been discussed in this book, but in ...
  • Management of CNS Tumors
    Management of CNS Tumors
    Editor Miklos Garami
    ISBN 978-953-307-646-1
    474 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 46892 times.
    Management of CNS Tumors is a selected review of Central Nervous System (CNS) tumors with particular emphasis on pathological classification and complex treatment algorithms for each common tumor type. Additional detailed information is provided on s ...