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  • Vitiligo - Management and Therapy
    Vitiligo - Management and Therapy
    Edited by Kelly KyungHwa Park and Jenny Eileen Murase
    ISBN 978-953-307-731-4,
    174 pages, December, 2011
    Vitiligo: Management and Therapy is a practical guide to vitiligo that reflects current research related to the fundamentals of vitiligo and its management. Vitiligo experts and researchers from all over the world have contributed to this text, accou ...
  • Breast Cancer - Recent Advances in Biology, Imaging and Therapeutics
    Breast Cancer - Recent Advances in Biology, Imaging and Therapeutics
    Edited by Susan J. Done
    ISBN 978-953-307-730-7,
    438 pages, December, 2011
    In recent years it has become clear that breast cancer is not a single disease but rather that the term encompasses a number of molecularly distinct tumors arising from the epithelial cells of the breast. There is an urgent need to better understand ...
  • Understanding HIV/AIDS Management and Care - Pandemic Approaches in the 21st Century
    Understanding HIV/AIDS Management and Care - Pandemic Approaches in the 21st Century
    Edited by Fyson Hanania Kasenga
    ISBN 978-953-307-603-4,
    394 pages, December, 2011
    Like any other book on the subject of HIV/AIDS, this book is not a substitute or exhausting the subject in question. It aims at complementing what is already in circulation and adds value to clarification of certain concepts to create more room for r ...
  • Breast Cancer - Focusing Tumor Microenvironment, Stem cells and Metastasis
    Breast Cancer - Focusing Tumor Microenvironment, Stem cells and Metastasis
    Edited by Mehmet Gunduz and Esra Gunduz
    ISBN 978-953-307-766-6,
    594 pages, December, 2011
    Cancer is the leading cause of death in most countries and its consequences result in huge economic, social and psychological burden. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer type and the leading cause of cancer death among females. In t ...
  • Aortic Valve
    Aortic Valve
    Edited by Ying-Fu Chen and Chwan-Yau Luo
    ISBN 978-953-307-561-7,
    362 pages, December, 2011
    Much has evolved in the field of aortic valve disease because of the increase in knowledge in the last decade, especially in the area of its management. This book "Aortic Valve" is comprised of 18 chapters covering basic science, general consideratio ...
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases - Processes, Prevention, Protection and Monitoring
    Neurodegenerative Diseases - Processes, Prevention, Protection and Monitoring
    Edited by Raymond Chuen-Chung Chang
    ISBN 978-953-307-485-6,
    570 pages, December, 2011
    Neurodegenerative Diseases - Processes, Prevention, Protection and Monitoring focuses on biological mechanisms, prevention, neuroprotection and even monitoring of disease progression. This book emphasizes the general biological processes of neurodege ...
  • Pulmonary Hypertension - From Bench Research to Clinical Challenges
    Pulmonary Hypertension - From Bench Research to Clinical Challenges
    Edited by Roxana Sulica and Ioana Preston
    ISBN 978-953-307-835-9,
    338 pages, December, 2011
    The textbook "Pulmonary Hypertension - From Bench Research to Clinical Challenges" addresses the following topics: structure and function of the normal pulmonary vasculature; disregulated cellular pathways seen in experimental and human pulmonary hyp ...
  • Rhinoplasty
    Rhinoplasty
    Edited by Michael J. Brenner
    ISBN 978-953-307-849-6,
    158 pages, December, 2011
    Rhinoplasty is one of the defining procedures of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Its roots stem from early efforts in nasal reconstruction to the emergence of modern rhinoplasty. This book describes the latest clinical and research perspectives ...