Medicine

  • Miniinvasive Face and Body Lifts - Closed Suture Lifts or Barbed Thread Lifts
    Miniinvasive Face and Body Lifts - Closed Suture Lifts or Barbed Thread Lifts
    Editor Nikolay Serdev
    ISBN 978-953-51-1196-2
    372 pages, October, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10436 times.
    The biggest buzz in the facial and body lifting beautification and rejuvenation category is by far around mini-invasive scarless techniques. They are presented by suture and thread lifts. Both suture and thread lift techniques have many unique proper ...
  • Pregnancy Thrombophilia - The Unsuspected Risk
    Pregnancy Thrombophilia - The Unsuspected Risk
    Editor Petar Ivanov
    ISBN 978-953-51-1199-3
    166 pages, September, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4187 times.
    Learn the recent statements concerning the impact and management of mother-fetal thrombophilia, the achievement necessary for gestation complication prevention and realizing a successful pregnancy valuation. Pregnancy Thrombophilia - The Unsuspected ...
  • Current Advances in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Current Advances in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Editor Alvaro G. Estévez
    ISBN 978-953-51-1195-5
    264 pages, September, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4443 times.
    Our understanding of the pathology of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a continuously changing field. New hypotheses are generated with each new discovery; they are abandoned to be reanalyzed after some time under the light of new observations. This ...
  • Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
    Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
    Editor Gian Nicola Bisciotti and Cristiano Eirale
    ISBN 978-953-51-1198-6
    332 pages, September, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 12351 times.
    Muscle tears are one of the most common pathologies in sport and one of the most frequent causes of sport activity suspension. The purpose of this book is to review the state of the art of the actual knowledge on muscle tears in athletes, in particul ...
  • Breast Reconstruction - Current Perspectives and State of the Art Techniques
    Breast Reconstruction - Current Perspectives and State of the Art Techniques
    Editor Aldona J. Spiegel
    ISBN 978-953-51-1181-8
    237 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14450 times.
    In breast reconstruction, flap based procedures and implant based procedures are the two major modalities that have emerged as surgical options for patients. These are both continuing to evolve as new, innovative techniques help to improve outcomes a ...
  • Acute Phase Proteins
    Acute Phase Proteins
    Editor Sabina Janciauskiene
    ISBN 978-953-51-1185-6
    188 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 5534 times.
    The magnitude and rapidity of the changes in the concentrations of APPs, together with their short half-life, suggest an important role for these proteins in the establishment of host defense. APPs are regarded as having general functions in trapping ...
  • Anopheles mosquitoes - New insights into malaria vectors
    Anopheles mosquitoes - New insights into malaria vectors
    Editor Sylvie Manguin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1188-7
    828 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 54780 times.
    Anopheles mosquitoes are highly important insects due to their involvement in the transmission of human malaria and its devastating consequences in endemic countries worldwide. In 2010 alone, malaria was responsible for an estimated 660,000 deaths. A ...
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
    Pulmonary Hypertension
    Editor Jean M. Elwing and Ralph J. Panos
    ISBN 978-953-51-1165-8
    242 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10205 times.
    This volume presents overviews as well as in depth reviews of many aspects of the clinical presentation, pathophysiology, and treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) especially PH related to thromboembolic disease. Saleem Sharieff presents a compre ...