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  • Actual Problems of Emergency Abdominal Surgery
    Actual Problems of Emergency Abdominal Surgery
    Edited by Dmitry Victorovich Garbuzenko
    ISBN 978-953-51-2647-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2646-1,
    216 pages, September, 2016
    The book "Actual Problems of Emergency Abdominal Surgery" was written by an international team of authors with extensive practical experience. It contains literature reviews describing some of the diseases and pathological conditions that occur in em ...
  • Update on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Update on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Edited by Humberto Foyaca Sibat and Lourdes de Fatima Ibañez Valdés
    ISBN 978-953-51-2601-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2600-3,
    278 pages, September, 2016
    This book contains selected peer-reviewed chapters which cover updated information on ALS written by international researchers. Update on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis is comprised of 13 chapters from some of the world's top central nervous system r ...
  • Update on Essential Hypertension
    Update on Essential Hypertension
    Edited by Lizbeth Salazar-Sanchez
    ISBN 978-953-51-2615-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2614-0,
    230 pages, September, 2016
    Essential hypertension is a quantitative characteristic that is important for correlating with the rate of morbidity and mortality in the developed and developing countries. The etiology of essential hypertension is complex. This work, authored by r ...
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation - Advances in Therapy
    Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation - Advances in Therapy
    Edited by Michael S. Firstenberg
    ISBN 978-953-51-2553-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2552-5,
    392 pages, September, 2016
    Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), despite a long and troubled history, is very rapidly evolving into a therapy that can be safely and effectively applied across the world in patients experiencing acute cardiac and/or pulmonary failure. As e ...
  • Trending Topics in Multiple Sclerosis
    Trending Topics in Multiple Sclerosis
    Edited by Alina Gonzalez-Quevedo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2657-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2656-0,
    336 pages, September, 2016
    Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by progressive demyelination and neurodegeneration of the central nervous system (CNS), constituting the most common demyelinating disease of the CNS in humans. Although intensiv ...
  • Herpesviridae
    Herpesviridae
    Edited by Jozsef Ongradi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2611-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2610-2,
    270 pages, September, 2016
    Herpesviruses are unique among viruses as they encode for a complex self-regulatory system, aggressively invade and persist in the host, evade immune defense, alter all regulatory mechanisms of the macroorganism and modify the replication of heterolo ...
  • Forensic Analysis - From Death to Justice
    Forensic Analysis - From Death to Justice
    Edited by B. Suresh Kumar Shetty and Jagadish Rao Padubidri
    ISBN 978-953-51-2633-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2632-4,
    126 pages, September, 2016
    It is my pleasure to place before you the book ''Forensic Analysis - From Death to Justice'' which presents one of the major portions of the broad specialty of Forensic Science comprising mainly of Thanatology and Criminalistics. This book has been d ...
  • Some Special Problems in Peritoneal Dialysis
    Some Special Problems in Peritoneal Dialysis
    Edited by Robert Ekart
    ISBN 978-953-51-2599-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2598-3,
    160 pages, September, 2016
    This book covers some special issues relevant to peritoneal dialysis and is a guide to the clinical practice of peritoneal dialysis. A team of international experts presents the latest information about novel peritoneal solutions, pharmacological pre ...