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  • Human Helminthiasis
    Human Helminthiasis
    Edited by Luis Rodrigo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2954-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2953-0,
    156 pages, February, 2017
    Human helminthiasis, known as worm infections, is any macroparasitic disease affecting humans, in which a part of the body is invaded by a lot of worms, known as helminths. They are broadly classified into flukes, tapeworms, and roundworms. Soil-tran ...
  • The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure
    The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure
    Edited by John Kassotis
    ISBN 978-953-51-2948-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2947-9,
    166 pages, February, 2017
    The world of clinical cardiac electrophysiology continues to evolve with newer and more advanced technologies to better serve our patients. In this book, titled The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Hear ...
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound - From Usual to Special
    Endoscopic Ultrasound - From Usual to Special
    Edited by Charing Chong
    ISBN 978-953-51-2940-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2939-4,
    110 pages, February, 2017
    This book is oriented toward clinical studies in the field of endoscopic ultrasound. Due to the advancement in technology, resolution and development of accessory tools, the applications of endoscopic ultrasound have been widely extended. This book c ...
  • Synopsis in the Management of Urinary Incontinence
    Synopsis in the Management of Urinary Incontinence
    Edited by Ammar Alhasso and Holly Bekarma
    ISBN 978-953-51-2932-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2931-8,
    108 pages, February, 2017
    The prevalence of urinary incontinence increases with age. It has recognised social and psychological impact on individuals as well as a financial implication to individuals and healthcare systems. The book attempt to discuss the assessment of urinar ...
  • Current Topics in Anesthesiology
    Current Topics in Anesthesiology
    Edited by Riza Hakan Erbay
    ISBN 978-953-51-2918-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2917-2,
    152 pages, February, 2017
    Throughout the history of thousands of years of medicine, it felt a great need to anesthesia for surgical operations, and only in 1846, Morton's introduction of ether anesthesia began scientific anesthesiology. Today, as technological developments an ...
  • Chinese Medical Therapies for Diabetes, Infertility, Silicosis and the Theoretical Basis
    Chinese Medical Therapies for Diabetes, Infertility, Silicosis and the Theoretical Basis
    Edited by Xing-Tai Li
    ISBN 978-953-51-2914-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2913-4,
    132 pages, February, 2017
    Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is the world's most comprehensive alternative and complementary medicine. With the rising morbidity of serious illnesses like diabetes, infertility, silicosis, etc., there are no highly effective treatments; even th ...
  • Hypoxia and Human Diseases
    Hypoxia and Human Diseases
    Edited by Jing Zheng and Chi Zhou
    ISBN 978-953-51-2896-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2895-3,
    452 pages, February, 2017
    This book contains a total of 21 chapters, each of which was written by experts in the corresponding field. The objective of this book is to provide a comprehensive and updated overview of cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying hypoxia's impact ...
  • Eating Disorders - A Paradigm of the Biopsychosocial Model of Illness
    Eating Disorders - A Paradigm of the Biopsychosocial Model of Illness
    Edited by Ignacio Jauregui-Lobera
    ISBN 978-953-51-2900-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2899-1,
    272 pages, February, 2017
    Despite the relevance of eating disorders in the past years, the pure core of these mental disorders remains unknown. In this regard, it is not a surprise that the biopsychosocial model is the best way to go forward in order to understand and to impr ...