Medicine

  • Leishmaniasis - Trends in Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Treatment
    Leishmaniasis - Trends in Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Treatment
    Editor David M. Claborn
    ISBN 978-953-51-1232-7
    534 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 5053 times.
    Of all the parasitic diseases, leishmaniasis is one of the most diverse, with a variety of manifestations, from relatively minor cutaneous lesions to deadly visceral infections. It is also widespread, causing human disease in the Americas, Asia, Eur ...
  • HLA and Associated Important Diseases
    HLA and Associated Important Diseases
    Editor Yongzhi Xi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1230-3
    382 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 4621 times.
    This year marks the 60th anniversary of HLA discovery by the French Nobel laureate physician Jean Dausset, as well as the 55th anniversary of the identification and naming of the first HLA. Under such circumstances, both basic HLA research and its cl ...
  • 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 4834 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 2813 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 4474 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 3453 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 9422 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 2486 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 ...