• Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research
    Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research NEW
    Editor Dennis Wat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2152-7
    390 pages, August, 2015
    Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research provides the latest research and clinical evidence that will be useful for clinicians, scientists and researchers to further their knowledge around this fascinating condition. The authors have brought alon ...
  • Abnormal Heart Rhythms
    Abnormal Heart Rhythms NEW
    Editor Francisco R. Breijo-Marquez
    ISBN 978-953-51-2148-0
    138 pages, August, 2015
    We know a lot of things about cardiac rhythms and their abnormalities, but there are some things that are still waiting to be discovered and, therefore, require more study. In this book, the authors put a little light on those matters, which are not ...
  • Toxicology Studies - Cells, Drugs and Environment
    Toxicology Studies - Cells, Drugs and Environment
    Editor Ana Cristina Andreazza and Gustavo Scola
    ISBN 978-953-51-2140-4
    242 pages, July, 2015
    The increased exposure to toxins, toxicants and novel drugs has promoted toxicology to become one of the most important areas of research with emerging innovative toxicity testing protocols, techniques, and regulation being placed. Since the bioactiv ...
  • Tuberculosis - Expanding Knowledge
    Tuberculosis - Expanding Knowledge
    Editor Wellman Ribon
    ISBN 978-953-51-2139-8
    238 pages, July, 2015
    Progress obtained by mycobacteriology in recent years is undeniable with regards to preventing, detecting, and treating cases of tuberculosis, millennial disease that is still present as public health issue worldwide. We present here high-impact rese ...
  • Contemporary Issues in Head and Neck Cancer Management
    Contemporary Issues in Head and Neck Cancer Management
    Editor Loredana G. Marcu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2135-0
    178 pages, July, 2015
    While the management of head and neck cancer has evolved over the last few decades, there are still several challenges and unanswered questions that need solutions. This book is a small compilation of some topical aspects regarding head and neck canc ...
  • Osteoarthritis - Progress in Basic Research and Treatment
    Osteoarthritis - Progress in Basic Research and Treatment
    Editor Qian Chen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2136-7
    272 pages, July, 2015
    The most common form of arthritis is osteoarthritis (OA), which most often affects the hip, knee, foot and hand. The degeneration of joint cartilage and changes in underlying bone and supporting tissues such as ligament leads to pain, stiffness, mov ...
  • Mammography Techniques and Review
    Mammography Techniques and Review
    Editor Fabiano Cavalcanti Fernandes, Lourdes Mattos Brasil and Renato da Veiga Guadagnin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2138-1
    120 pages, July, 2015
    Mammography remains at the backbone of medical tools to examine the human breast. The early detection of breast cancer typically uses adjunct tests to mammogram such as ultrasound, positron emission mammography, electrical impedance, Computer-aided d ...
  • Autoimmunity - Pathogenesis, Clinical Aspects and Therapy of Specific Autoimmune Diseases
    Autoimmunity - Pathogenesis, Clinical Aspects and Therapy of Specific Autoimmune Diseases
    Editor Katerina Chatzidionysiou
    ISBN 978-953-51-2134-3
    208 pages, June, 2015
    Autoimmunity is defined as an immune response against a self-antigen. This abnormal immune response can lead to tissue damage and to the development of autoimmune disease. From organ-specific autoimmune diseases, such as myasthenia gravis, to non-org ...