• Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents
    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents
    Editor Somnath Banerjee
    ISBN 978-953-51-1086-6
    316 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 39866 times.
    ADHD in children and adolescents is a neurodevelopmental disorder, which is recognized by the clinicians all over the world. ADHD is a clinical diagnosis based on reliable history, reports from home and school and a physical examination to rule out a ...
  • Recent Advances in Infective Endocarditis
    Recent Advances in Infective Endocarditis
    Editor Steven W. Kerrigan
    ISBN 978-953-51-1169-6
    124 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 17037 times.
    Endocarditis is an inflammation of the lining of the heart and valves. It can be due to a non-infectious cause but when the inflammation is associated with an infection, usually bacterial, it is known as infective endocarditis. It is typically charac ...
  • A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Editor Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1146-7
    856 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 64861 times.
    The discipline of oral and maxillofacial surgery covers a wide range of diseases, conditions, injuries and defects of the head, neck, face and jaws as well as the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity. It is an internationally recognized surgical ...
  • Type 2 Diabetes
    Type 2 Diabetes
    Editor Kazuko Masuo
    ISBN 978-953-51-1171-9
    531 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 23835 times.
    Type 2 diabetes is now a global serious health problem. Patients with type 2 diabetes have 2-4 times higher risk of cardiovascular and renal complications, morbidity and mortality. This book, Type 2 Diabetes, is a unique book covering the topics incl ...
  • Using Old Solutions to New Problems - Natural Drug Discovery in the 21st Century
    Using Old Solutions to New Problems - Natural Drug Discovery in the 21st Century
    Editor Marianna Kulka
    ISBN 978-953-51-1158-0
    414 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8176 times.
    The medicinal use of plants, animals and microorganisms has been a part of human evolution and likely began before recorded history. Is it possible that this knowledge can be used to create powerful new drugs and solve some of the human health probl ...
  • Functional Brain Mapping and the Endeavor to Understand the Working Brain
    Functional Brain Mapping and the Endeavor to Understand the Working Brain
    Editor Francesco Signorelli and Domenico Chirchiglia
    ISBN 978-953-51-1160-3
    511 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 13123 times.
    Functional brain mapping has by now gained a high impact on research and clinical practice: huge funds are unveiled all over the world in order to boost the research and clinical applications of this field of neuroscience. The most successful approac ...
  • The Latest in Peritoneal Dialysis
    The Latest in Peritoneal Dialysis
    Editor Abelardo Aguilera Peralta
    ISBN 978-953-51-1164-1
    106 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3158 times.
    This book summarizes the advances and new concepts introduced in the last years on peritoneal dialysis (PD) and its complications. PD therapy is a renal replacement peritoneal membrane using a semi-permeable barrier to liquids and solutes. The abdomi ...
  • Principles and Practice of Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Principles and Practice of Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Editor Michael S. Firstenberg
    ISBN 978-953-51-1156-6
    412 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 12450 times.
    The field of cardiothoracic surgery continues to evolve at a rapidly expanding rate. New technologies are under constant development and as patients present with more advanced pathophysiology and complex comorbidities, management becomes more depende ...