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  • Fecal Incontinence - Causes, Management and Outcome
    Fecal Incontinence - Causes, Management and Outcome NEW
    Editor Anthony G. Catto-Smith
    ISBN 978-953-51-1241-9
    186 pages, April, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 50 times.
    Fecal incontinence is a common and disabling condition that unfortunately remains an “orphan” in terms of medical research and effective therapies. This book provides a brief review of the pathophysiology of fecal incontinence with specific focu ...
  • Ovarian Cancer - A Clinical and Translational Update
    Ovarian Cancer - A Clinical and Translational Update
    Editor Iván Díaz-Padilla
    ISBN 978-953-51-1030-9
    371 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 23441 times.
    "Ovarian Cancer: A Clinical and Translational Update" embraces the most recent advances in diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer. With the valuable collaboration of international experts in the field, this book is intended to provide the readersh ...
  • Gonadotropin
    Gonadotropin
    Editor Jorge Vizcarra
    ISBN 978-953-51-1006-4
    180 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8461 times.
    This is a must-have book for those interested in reproduction. It provides a full account of our current knowledge of the hormones intimately associated with testicular and ovarian function. Each chapter is carefully organized to cover basic concepts ...
  • Prolactin
    Prolactin
    Editor György M. Nagy and Bela E. Toth
    ISBN 978-953-51-0943-3
    230 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10917 times.
    Prolactin is a polypeptide hormone that is synthesized in and secreted from the lactotrophs of the anterior pituitary gland. We are now aware that synthesis and secretion of prolactin is not restricted to the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland, but ...
  • Enhancing Success of Assisted Reproduction
    Enhancing Success of Assisted Reproduction
    Editor Atef M.M. Darwish
    ISBN 978-953-51-0869-6
    172 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 11750 times.
    This small-sized book concentrates on highlighting some practical issues mainly related to infertility and assisted reproduction. You will find detailed answers for many controversial issues in this field.
  • Cesarean Delivery
    Cesarean Delivery
    Editor Raed Salim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0638-8
    200 pages, May, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 26077 times.
    This book provides broad, science-based information regarding the most common major surgical procedure performed, i.e. Cesarean Delivery. The book provides relevant scientific literature regarding epidemiology and rates of cesarean delivery in low an ...
  • Endometriosis - Basic Concepts and Current Research Trends
    Endometriosis - Basic Concepts and Current Research Trends
    Editor Koel Chaudhury and Baidyanath Chakravarty
    ISBN 978-953-51-0524-4
    490 pages, May, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 59158 times.
    This book provides an insight into the emerging trends in pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of endometriosis. Key features of the book include overviews of endometriosis; endometrial angiogenesis, stem cells involvement, immunological and hormon ...
  • Hysterectomy
    Hysterectomy
    Editor Ayman Al-Hendy and Mohamed Sabry
    ISBN 978-953-51-0434-6
    426 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 75881 times.
    This book is intended for the general and family practitioners, as well as for gynecologists, specialists in gynecological surgery, general surgeons, urologists and all other surgical specialists that perform procedures in or around the female pelvis ...