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Our collection of 23 books.

  • Fitness Medicine
    Fitness Medicine
    Edited by Hasan Sozen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2745-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2744-4,
    154 pages, October, 2016
    Although fitness and health have similar properties, they are, in reality, two very different concepts. While health refers to the absence of diseases, fitness refers to the degree of body functioning and the ability of the body to handle physical de ...
  • Advanced Techniques in Bone Regeneration
    Advanced Techniques in Bone Regeneration
    Edited by Alessandro Rozim Zorzi and Joao Batista de Miranda
    ISBN 978-953-51-2539-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2538-9,
    384 pages, August, 2016
    Advanced Techniques in Bone Regeneration is a book that brings together over 15 chapters, written by leading practitioners and researchers, of the latest advances in the area, including surgical techniques, new discoveries, and promising methods invo ...
  • Recovery of Motor Function Following Spinal Cord Injury
    Recovery of Motor Function Following Spinal Cord Injury
    Edited by Heidi Fuller and Monte Gates
    ISBN 978-953-51-2498-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2497-9,
    328 pages, August, 2016
    Restoration of motor function following spinal cord injury is a complex and challenging task. By reviewing emerging cellular, pharmacological, rehabilitative, as well as surgical approaches, this book seeks to highlight promising therapeutic strategi ...
  • Pain Management
    Pain Management
    Edited by Milica Prostran
    ISBN 978-953-51-2414-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2413-9,
    150 pages, May, 2016
    This book has seven chapters, from more than 15 authors from different countries (Korea, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Turkey and USA) edited by Professor Milica Prostran MD, PhD. The potential reader is shown the modern approach to pain management b ...
  • Arthroplasty - A Comprehensive Review
    Arthroplasty - A Comprehensive Review
    Edited by Vaibhav Bagaria
    ISBN 978-953-51-2243-2,
    240 pages, January, 2016
    This book is aimed at giving an overview of the field of arthroplasty and covers arthroplasty of several regions starting from the cervical spine to the ankle. While the current trend is focusing on one particular joint, sometimes having an understan ...
  • Topics in Paraplegia
    Topics in Paraplegia
    Edited by Yannis Dionyssiotis
    ISBN 978-953-51-1621-9,
    302 pages, July, 2014
    Spinal cord injury related paraplegia changes a person's life in a sudden way. The most important issue for physicians, therapists and caregivers is to manage the complications that arise, and help paraplegic subjects return to a productive integrate ...
  • Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
    Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
    Edited by Gian Nicola Bisciotti and Cristiano Eirale
    ISBN 978-953-51-1198-6,
    332 pages, September, 2013
    Muscle tears are one of the most common pathologies in sport and one of the most frequent causes of sport activity suspension. The purpose of this book is to review the state of the art of the actual knowledge on muscle tears in athletes, in particul ...
  • Current Issues in Sports and Exercise Medicine
    Current Issues in Sports and Exercise Medicine
    Edited by Michael Hamlin, Nick Draper and Yaso Kathiravel
    ISBN 978-953-51-1031-6,
    238 pages, May, 2013
    This unique resource presents current issues in sports and exercise medicine which outlines new areas of knowledge and provides updates on current knowledge in the broad field of sports and exercise medicine. Written by experts in their own sub-disc ...