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  • Umbilical Cord Blood Banking for Clinical Application and Regenerative Medicine
    Umbilical Cord Blood Banking for Clinical Application and Regenerative Medicine NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Ana Colette Mauricio
    ISBN 978-953-51-2866-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2865-6,
    256 pages, January, 2017
    Umbilical cord blood (UCB) and, more recently, umbilical cord tissue (UCT) have been stored cryopreserved in private and public cord blood and tissue banks worldwide, since the umbilical cord blood was used for the first time in a child with Fanconi ...
  • Botulinum Toxin Therapy Manual for Dystonia and Spasticity
    Botulinum Toxin Therapy Manual for Dystonia and Spasticity NEW
    Edited by Raymond L. Rosales and Dirk Dressler
    ISBN 978-953-51-2852-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2851-9,
    180 pages, December, 2016
    Taking exception from previous publications and reviews, this handbook boldly knits botulinum toxin therapy indications in both dystonia and spasticity. Botulinum toxin therapy has indeed withstood the test of time in terms of its efficacy and safety ...
  • Glaucoma - Intraocular Pressure and Aqueous Dynamics
    Glaucoma - Intraocular Pressure and Aqueous Dynamics NEW
    Edited by Parul Ichhpujani
    ISBN 978-953-51-2850-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2849-6,
    148 pages, December, 2016
    Written for ophthalmology residents and practitioners, this book provides the most comprehensive resource covering all the major aspects of aqueous humor and intraocular pressure dynamics. In addition to chapters on the conventional and new technolog ...
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Novel Concepts for Research and Treatment
    Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Novel Concepts for Research and Treatment
    Edited by Victor Chaban
    ISBN 978-953-51-2828-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2827-4,
    94 pages, December, 2016
    This book provides comprehensive and up-to-date insights into emerging trends in research and treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Key features include pathogenesis, existing and new therapies, as well as nonpharmacological approach in manage ...
  • Body Contouring and Sculpting
    Body Contouring and Sculpting
    Edited by Nikolay P. Serdev
    ISBN 978-953-51-2830-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2829-8,
    234 pages, December, 2016
    Over the past decades, surgical techniques have greatly progressed to improve and correct appearance. They are artistic procedures to give the highly demanded proportions. The growing public interest in aesthetic and plastic surgery interventions suc ...
  • Schizophrenia Treatment - The New Facets
    Schizophrenia Treatment - The New Facets
    Edited by Yu-Chih Shen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2826-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2825-0,
    178 pages, December, 2016
    Schizophrenia treatment has many facets. This book begins with the glutamatergic and GABAergic hypofunctioning contribute to the schizophrenic symptoms and their current targeted therapeutics. The genetic, epigenetic, and immune etiologies of schizop ...
  • Worldwide Wound Healing - Innovation in Natural and Conventional Methods
    Worldwide Wound Healing - Innovation in Natural and Conventional Methods
    Edited by Cesar Joao Vicente da Fonseca
    ISBN 978-953-51-2806-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2805-2,
    160 pages, December, 2016
    The book Worldwide Wound Healing - Innovation in Natural and Conventional Methods develops a set of themes on the healing and treatment of complex wounds through evidence-based practice with innovations in the use of natural and conventional methods. ...
  • Advances in Common Eye Infections
    Advances in Common Eye Infections
    Edited by Shimon Rumelt
    ISBN 978-953-51-2810-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2809-0,
    176 pages, December, 2016
    This book is a new addition for a broad-spectrum library in ophthalmology and other specialties in medicine of "InTech." It addresses ocular infections. These infections may result in blindness if not correctly diagnosed and promptly treated. Therefo ...