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  • New Trends in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine - Official Book of the Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine
    New Trends in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine - Official Book of the Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine
    Editor Hideharu Hibi and Minoru Ueda
    ISBN 978-953-51-1724-7,
    130 pages, September, 2014
    This book is an edited collection of all the achievements of the main members of the Dental Division of the Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine, which derives from the Japanese Forum for Regenerative Dentistry established in 2003. Scientific m ...
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage
    Intracerebral Hemorrhage
    Editor Vikas Chaudhary
    ISBN 978-953-51-1722-3,
    120 pages, September, 2014
    Intracerebral hemorrhage is an important clinical entity encountered in practice. Common causes of intracerebral hemorrhage include hypertension, amyloid angiopathy, trauma, coagulopathy, arteriovenous malformation and underlying tumor. Advances in i ...
  • Topics in Spinal Anaesthesia
    Topics in Spinal Anaesthesia
    Editor Victor M. Whizar-Lugo
    ISBN 978-953-51-1720-9,
    188 pages, September, 2014
    Topics on Spinal Anaesthesia consists of eight important and updated chapters covering subarachnoid anaesthesia for major orthopaedic surgeries, ambulatory and short stay plastic surgical procedures, complications, and discussing the usefulness of op ...
  • Ophthalmology - Current Clinical and Research Updates
    Ophthalmology - Current Clinical and Research Updates
    Editor Pinakin Davey
    ISBN 978-953-51-1721-6,
    604 pages, September, 2014
    This book brings together both a review and updates in clinical and research areas. The chapters will be of interest to a wide audience. On one hand, the review and update of clinical practices will interest students and residents, on the other, cutt ...
  • Adult Stem Cell Niches
    Adult Stem Cell Niches
    Editor Sabine Wislet-Gendebien
    ISBN 978-953-51-1718-6,
    328 pages, August, 2014
    Tissue-specific stem cells have the capacity to self-renew and differentiate into several types of functional cells that replenish lost cells throughout an organism?s lifetime. Studies on stem cells from diverse systems have shown that stem cell func ...
  • Epilepsy Topics
    Epilepsy Topics
    Editor Mark D. Holmes
    ISBN 978-953-51-1630-1,
    270 pages, July, 2014
    An international group of recognised experts has contributed to this volume to discuss a variety of topics on epilepsy. The subject matter is diverse, including new concepts in brain circuitry involved in seizure generation, a discussion on reflex ep ...
  • COPD Clinical Perspectives
    COPD Clinical Perspectives
    Editor Ralph J. Panos
    ISBN 978-953-51-1624-0,
    206 pages, July, 2014
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an increasingly recognized cause of morbidity and mortality. Over the next 10 years, deaths due to COPD are expected to increase by 30% and, by 2030, COPD is estimated to be the third leading cause of ...
  • Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract: from Bench to Bedside
    Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract: from Bench to Bedside
    Editor Gyula Mozsik, Omar M. E. Abdel- Salam and Koji Takeuchi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1631-8,
    320 pages, July, 2014
    The capsaicin, a component of paprika, has been used in the culinary practice of every day nutritional practice. This agent is known to cause a variety of actions in the body through activating capsaicin-sensitive afferent neurons. A recently launc ...