Medicine

  • Cerebral Palsy - Challenges for the Future
    Cerebral Palsy - Challenges for the Future
    Editor Emira Svraka
    ISBN 978-953-51-1234-1
    310 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2116 times.
    Writing a comprehensive scientific book about the cerebral palsy is a great challenge. Many different interventions are available for persons with CP. Increasingly, it is recognized that intervention needs to be evidence-based and family-centered. Re ...
  • Colorectal Cancer - Surgery, Diagnostics and Treatment
    Colorectal Cancer - Surgery, Diagnostics and Treatment
    Editor Jim S Khan
    ISBN 978-953-51-1231-0
    530 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 3432 times.
    Colorectal cancer is one of the commonest cancers affecting individuals across the world. An improvement in survival has been attributed to multidisciplinary management, better diagnostics, improved surgical options for the primary and metastatic dis ...
  • Cardiac Surgery - A Commitment to Science, Technology and Creativity
    Cardiac Surgery - A Commitment to Science, Technology and Creativity
    Editor Miguel Angel Maluf and Paulo Roberto Barbosa Evora
    ISBN 978-953-51-1228-0
    188 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2174 times.
    In this book it is shown how this specialty has evolved over the past 20 years, with significant advances in diagnosis and palliative and definitive techniques for correction of cardiovascular diseases. The book contains 10 cahpters, which are sho ...
  • Diagnosis and Management of Oral Lesions and Conditions: A Resource Handbook for the Clinician
    Diagnosis and Management of Oral Lesions and Conditions: A Resource Handbook for the Clinician
    Editor Cesar A. Migliorati and Fotinos S. Panagakos
    ISBN 978-953-51-1219-8
    152 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2729 times.
    This handbook has the goal of providing a short and objective approach to the diagnosis and management of common oral lesions and conditions likely to be encountered in the daily practice of dentistry by the general practitioner. Each of the lesions/ ...
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias - Mechanisms, Pathophysiology, and Treatment
    Cardiac Arrhythmias - Mechanisms, Pathophysiology, and Treatment
    Editor Wilbert S. Aronow
    ISBN 978-953-51-1221-1
    160 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2938 times.
    This book is useful for physicians taking care of patients with cardiac arrhythmias and includes six chapters written by experts in their field. Chapter 1 discusses basic mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias. Chapter 2 discusses the chronobiological as ...
  • Antioxidant-Antidiabetic Agents and Human Health
    Antioxidant-Antidiabetic Agents and Human Health
    Editor Oluwafemi Oguntibeju
    ISBN 978-953-51-1215-0
    369 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 6360 times.
    The human system employs the use of endogenous enzymatic as well as non-enzymatic antioxidant defence systems against the onslaught of free radicals and oxidative stress. Enzymatic antioxidants and non-enzymatic antioxidants work synergistically with ...
  • Carotid Artery Disease - From Bench to Bedside and Beyond
    Carotid Artery Disease - From Bench to Bedside and Beyond
    Editor Rita Rezzani
    ISBN 978-953-51-1214-3
    230 pages, January, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1941 times.
    This book will bring out the state of art of carotid stenosis in the basic and clinical approaches for better understanding of the mechanisms and useful therapies for these disease. We hope that would be a new current trend understanding new aspects ...
  • Positron Emission Tomography - Recent Developments in Instrumentation, Research and Clinical Oncological Practice
    Positron Emission Tomography - Recent Developments in Instrumentation, Research and Clinical Oncological Practice
    Editor Sandro Misciagna
    ISBN 978-953-51-1213-6
    282 pages, December, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 2813 times.
    Positron Emission Tomography is a nuclear medicine technique first used to study the brain. Several decades ago, PET scanners design and performance have improved considerably: number of detectors has increased from 20 to 20,0000, axial field of view ...