Medicine

  • Liver Tumors - Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
    Liver Tumors - Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
    Editor Helen Reeves, Derek M. Manas and Rajiv Lochan
    ISBN 978-953-51-1070-5
    184 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7607 times.
    The prognosis for individuals with liver cancer is frequently poor. Cancers include those which have metastasized to the liver from elsewhere, reflecting advanced stage disease where cure is rarely possible. Similarly, primary liver cancer frequently ...
  • Aortic Aneurysm - Recent Advances
    Aortic Aneurysm - Recent Advances
    Editor Cornelia Amalinei
    ISBN 978-953-51-1081-1
    238 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9274 times.
    An increase in aortic aneurysm occurrence is registered, despite considerable advances in surgical interventions. Consequently, numerous researchers have been trying to improve the understanding the aortic aneurysm pathogenesis in order to facilitate ...
  • Multiple Myeloma - A Quick Reflection on the Fast Progress
    Multiple Myeloma - A Quick Reflection on the Fast Progress
    Editor Roman Hajek
    ISBN 978-953-51-1083-5
    334 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 16431 times.
    This book does not provide a comprehensive overview of Multiple Myeloma but a collection of chapters with in-depth information of distinct hot topics in the diagnostic, research and therapeutic fields. The dynamics of testing new drugs for multiple m ...
  • Trends in Cell Signaling Pathways in Neuronal Fate Decision
    Trends in Cell Signaling Pathways in Neuronal Fate Decision
    Editor Sabine Wislet-Gendebien
    ISBN 978-953-51-1059-0
    366 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 13378 times.
    During the last decades, numerous studies about stem cells and regenerative medicine highlighted new therapeutic approaches to treat several neurological disorders. It is noteworthy that the current optimism over potential stem cell therapies is dri ...
  • Peripheral Neuropathy - A New Insight into the Mechanism, Evaluation and Management of a Complex Disorder
    Peripheral Neuropathy - A New Insight into the Mechanism, Evaluation and Management of a Complex Disorder
    Editor Nizar Souayah
    ISBN 978-953-51-1060-6
    172 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8784 times.
    Understanding the rapid changes in the evaluation and management of peripheral neuropathies, as well as the complexity of their mechanism, is a mandatory requirement for the practitioner to optimize patient's care. The objective of this book is to up ...
  • Gangrene Management - New Advancements and Current Trends
    Gangrene Management - New Advancements and Current Trends
    Editor Alexander Vitin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1061-3
    92 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3933 times.
    Since the book "Gangrene: Current Concepts and Management Options" had been published in August 2011, certain advancements in the field have been observed and several important multicenter studies have been successfully accomplished. The presented bo ...
  • Sexual Dimorphism
    Sexual Dimorphism
    Editor Hiroshi Moriyama
    ISBN 978-953-51-1075-0
    150 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11178 times.
    Sexual Dimorphism- Various biological studies on the subject of sex differences have been published. The subjects of these studies are not only humans, but also other mammals, birds, amphibians, insects, extending to ostracoda in the Paleozoic era. ...
  • New Insights into Anxiety Disorders
    New Insights into Anxiety Disorders
    Editor Federico Durbano
    ISBN 978-953-51-1053-8
    456 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20066 times.
    This book collects the contributions of a number of clinical psychiatrists all over the world, interested in developing basic research about anxiety and in applying it in clinical contexts. It is divided into four sections, covering general issues ab ...