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  • Laparoscopic Surgery
    Laparoscopic Surgery NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Arshad M. Malik
    ISBN 978-953-51-2964-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2963-9,
    142 pages, February, 2017
    Laparoscopic surgery developed as the most element change ever in the history of surgery. The approach of this method is no more a late headway. The history goes back three decades now when appendectomy was initially performed laparoscopically in 198 ...
  • HIV/AIDS - Contemporary Challenges
    HIV/AIDS - Contemporary Challenges NEW
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    Edited by Nancy Dumais
    ISBN 978-953-51-2962-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2961-5,
    172 pages, February, 2017
    With increasing efficacy of antiretroviral therapy, HIV/AIDS has shifted from a disease with high mortality to a chronic illness with substantial longevity. However, researchers, physicians and social workers still face many challenges, and it is imp ...
  • New Developments in the Pathogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis
    New Developments in the Pathogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis NEW
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    Edited by Lazaros I. Sakkas
    ISBN 978-953-51-2970-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2969-1,
    162 pages, February, 2017
    The pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is incompletely understood. HLA class II alleles and T cells have been implicated for many years. The discovery of anticitrullinated peptide antibodies (ACPAs), along with the effectiveness of biological ...
  • Aortic Aneurysm
    Aortic Aneurysm NEW
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    Edited by Kaan Kirali
    ISBN 978-953-51-2934-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2933-2,
    202 pages, February, 2017
    Aortic aneurysms are very silent, insidious, and sudden complicated pathologies with high incidence of sudden death. The aorta has several different parts, which are affected by aneurysmal pathology independently and separately or conjointly. Prevent ...
  • Human Helminthiasis
    Human Helminthiasis NEW
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    Edited by Luis Rodrigo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2954-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2953-0,
    156 pages, February, 2017
    Human helminthiasis, known as worm infections, is any macroparasitic disease affecting humans, in which a part of the body is invaded by a lot of worms, known as helminths. They are broadly classified into flukes, tapeworms, and roundworms. Soil-tran ...
  • The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure
    The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure NEW
    Edited by John Kassotis
    ISBN 978-953-51-2948-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2947-9,
    166 pages, February, 2017
    The world of clinical cardiac electrophysiology continues to evolve with newer and more advanced technologies to better serve our patients. In this book, titled The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Hear ...
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound - From Usual to Special
    Endoscopic Ultrasound - From Usual to Special NEW
    Edited by Charing Chong
    ISBN 978-953-51-2940-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2939-4,
    110 pages, February, 2017
    This book is oriented toward clinical studies in the field of endoscopic ultrasound. Due to the advancement in technology, resolution and development of accessory tools, the applications of endoscopic ultrasound have been widely extended. This book c ...
  • Synopsis in the Management of Urinary Incontinence
    Synopsis in the Management of Urinary Incontinence NEW
    Edited by Ammar Alhasso and Holly Bekarma
    ISBN 978-953-51-2932-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2931-8,
    108 pages, February, 2017
    The prevalence of urinary incontinence increases with age. It has recognised social and psychological impact on individuals as well as a financial implication to individuals and healthcare systems. The book attempt to discuss the assessment of urinar ...