Medicine

  • Trends in Infectious Diseases
    Trends in Infectious Diseases NEW
    Editor Shailendra K. Saxena
    ISBN 978-953-51-1312-6
    214 pages, April, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 127 times.
    This book gives a comprehensive overview of recent trends in infectious diseases, as well as general concepts of infections, immunopathology, diagnosis, treatment, epidemiology and etiology to current clinical recommendations in management of infecti ...
  • Fecal Incontinence - Causes, Management and Outcome
    Fecal Incontinence - Causes, Management and Outcome NEW
    Editor Anthony G. Catto-Smith
    ISBN 978-953-51-1241-9
    186 pages, April, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 84 times.
    Fecal incontinence is a common and disabling condition that unfortunately remains an “orphan” in terms of medical research and effective therapies. This book provides a brief review of the pathophysiology of fecal incontinence with specific focu ...
  • Trends in Helicobacter pylori Infection
    Trends in Helicobacter pylori Infection NEW
    Editor Bruna Maria Roesler
    ISBN 978-953-51-1239-6
    390 pages, April, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 653 times.
    Helicobacter pylori is a universally distributed bacterium which affects more than half of the world population. The infection is associated with the development of various diseases of the upper gastrointestinal tract, besides extradigestive diseases ...
  • A Synopsis of Parkinson's Disease
    A Synopsis of Parkinson's Disease NEW
    Editor Abdul Qayyum Rana
    ISBN 978-953-51-1229-7
    230 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 470 times.
    Parkinsons disease is a disabling neurological condition with both motor and non-motor symptoms for which no cure is available at this stage. This book is unique in covering the most important topics related to Parkinsons disease. Current research an ...
  • Colorectal Cancer - Surgery, Diagnostics and Treatment
    Colorectal Cancer - Surgery, Diagnostics and Treatment
    Editor Jim S Khan
    ISBN 978-953-51-1231-0
    530 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1394 times.
    Colorectal cancer is one of the commonest cancers affecting individuals across the world. An improvement in survival has been attributed to multidisciplinary management, better diagnostics, improved surgical options for the primary and metastatic dis ...
  • Cardiac Surgery - A Commitment to Science, Technology and Creativity
    Cardiac Surgery - A Commitment to Science, Technology and Creativity
    Editor Miguel Angel Maluf and Paulo Roberto Barbosa Evora
    ISBN 978-953-51-1228-0
    179 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1147 times.
    In this book it is shown how this specialty has evolved over the past 20 years, with significant advances in diagnosis and palliative and definitive techniques for correction of cardiovascular diseases. The book contains 10 cahpters, which are sho ...
  • Diagnosis and Management of Oral Lesions and Conditions: A Resource Handbook for the Clinician
    Diagnosis and Management of Oral Lesions and Conditions: A Resource Handbook for the Clinician
    Editor Cesar A. Migliorati and Fotinos S. Panagakos
    ISBN 978-953-51-1219-8
    138 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1302 times.
    This handbook has the goal of providing a short and objective approach to the diagnosis and management of common oral lesions and conditions likely to be encountered in the daily practice of dentistry by the general practitioner. Each of the lesions/ ...
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias - Mechanisms, Pathophysiology, and Treatment
    Cardiac Arrhythmias - Mechanisms, Pathophysiology, and Treatment
    Editor Wilbert S. Aronow
    ISBN 978-953-51-1221-1
    152 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2042 times.
    This book is useful for physicians taking care of patients with cardiac arrhythmias and includes six chapters written by experts in their field. Chapter 1 discusses basic mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias. Chapter 2 discusses the chronobiological as ...