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  • Depression
    Depression NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Dagmar Breznoščáková
    ISBN 978-953-51-3060-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3059-8,
    108 pages, March, 2017
    Depressive disorders can be seen as a disturbance to the balance of mind and body. Because it is a mental disorder and psychiatry is a branch of medicine, the question how mind and body interact in depression should be treated as a medical rather th ...
  • Advances in Clinical Audiology
    Advances in Clinical Audiology NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Stavros Hatzopoulos
    ISBN 978-953-51-3044-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3043-7,
    258 pages, March, 2017
    Advances in Clinical Audiology is an excursus on the latest findings in clinical audiology with a strong emphasis in new emerging technologies which facilitate and optimize a better assessment of the human patient. The book has been edited with a str ...
  • New Approaches to the Management of Primary and Secondary CNS Tumors
    New Approaches to the Management of Primary and Secondary CNS Tumors NEW
    Edited by Lee Roy Morgan
    ISBN 978-953-51-3052-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3051-2,
    212 pages, March, 2017
    Several new concepts are reviewed and discussed in this book and allude to the transport of drugs bound to red blood cells into the vascular blood-brain barrier and into cancer cells. Such a transport system is novel and of potential therapeutic pote ...
  • Designing Strategies for Cleft Lip and Palate Care
    Designing Strategies for Cleft Lip and Palate Care NEW
    Edited by Mazen Ahmad Almasri
    ISBN 978-953-51-3028-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3027-7,
    174 pages, March, 2017
    In Designing Strategies for Cleft Lip and Palate Care it was aimed to link the epidemiology from different areas in the world with the interspecialty surgical care and the future genetic research projects. The objective is to concisely discuss the me ...
  • Trends and Advances in Veterinary Genetics
    Trends and Advances in Veterinary Genetics NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Muhammad Abubakar
    ISBN 978-953-51-3042-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3041-3,
    160 pages, March, 2017
    It is very important to understand the recent advances and basic concepts of veterinary genetics to explore the possibilities for control of diseases in animals. They are also significant for enhancing animal production and reproduction. Our book Tre ...
  • Adiposity - Omics and Molecular Understanding
    Adiposity - Omics and Molecular Understanding NEW
    Edited by Jan Oxholm Gordeladze
    ISBN 978-953-51-2998-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2997-4,
    294 pages, March, 2017
    This book is the second in a series of two, featuring the Adiposity - Omics and Molecular Understanding, serving as an introduction to modern views on how the adipocytes are reciprocally interacting with organ systems in order to explain the biology ...
  • Angiography and Endovascular Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease
    Angiography and Endovascular Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease NEW
    Authored by Yoshiaki Yokoi, Keisuke Fukuda, Masahiko Fujihara, Akihiro Higashimori and Osami Kawarada
    ISBN 978-953-51-2968-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2967-7,
    158 pages, March, 2017
    This textbook on Angiography and Endovascular Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease provides a comprehensive angiographic approach to assess and determine optimal treatment strategies for peripheral artery disease (PAD). Each chapter focuses on angio ...
  • Huntington's Disease - Molecular Pathogenesis and Current Models
    Huntington's Disease - Molecular Pathogenesis and Current Models NEW
    Edited by Nagehan Ersoy Tunalı
    ISBN 978-953-51-3050-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3049-9,
    150 pages, March, 2017
    Huntington's disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder of the brain. It is one of the quite devastating and currently incurable human conditions. Degeneration of specific types of neurons in the brain results in a triad of clinical features ...