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  • Thyroid Cancer - Advances in Diagnosis and Therapy
    Thyroid Cancer - Advances in Diagnosis and Therapy
    Edited by Hojjat Ahmadzadehfar
    ISBN 978-953-51-2589-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2588-4,
    274 pages, September, 2016
    Thyroid cancer is the eighth most common type of cancer and is most frequently diagnosed among people aged 45-54. Nearly three out of four cases are found in women, while about 2% of thyroid cancers occur in children and teenagers. This book is for m ...
  • Advances in Hemodiafiltration
    Advances in Hemodiafiltration
    Edited by Ayman Karkar
    ISBN 978-953-51-2563-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2562-4,
    158 pages, September, 2016
    Hemodiafiltration (HDF) is an advanced renal replacement therapy that can reduce morbidity and mortality and improve the quality of life of dialysis patients. This special edition of the Advances in Hemodiafiltration book is empowered with several we ...
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    Edited by Ota Fuchs
    ISBN 978-953-51-2587-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2586-0,
    208 pages, September, 2016
    This book is a comprehensive overview of myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS). MDS are a heterogeneous group of clonal hematopoietic stem cell disorders characterized by ineffective hematopoiesis, peripheral cytopenias, frequent karyotypic abnormalities, ...
  • Proof and Concepts in Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Technologies
    Proof and Concepts in Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Technologies
    Edited by Shailendra K. Saxena
    ISBN 978-953-51-2581-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2580-8,
    170 pages, September, 2016
    This book gives a comprehensive overview of the recent advancements and developments of rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) and technologies, which are quite novel approaches and might be used as laboratory bench manual for the rapid diagnosis of the vario ...
  • Frontiers in Transplantology
    Frontiers in Transplantology
    Edited by Hesham Abdeldayem, Ahmed F. El-Kased and Ahmed El-Shaarawy
    ISBN 978-953-51-2524-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2523-5,
    308 pages, September, 2016
    This book is addressed to researchers, practicing physicians, and surgeons in the field of organ transplantation, as well as the medical students, residents, and fellows. The topics covered include the religious concepts in organ transplantation, emb ...
  • Colorectal Cancer - From Pathogenesis to Treatment
    Colorectal Cancer - From Pathogenesis to Treatment
    Edited by Luis Rodrigo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2545-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2544-0,
    440 pages, September, 2016
    Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a major health problem because it represents around 10% of all cancers and achieves a worldwide estimate of 1.4 million newly diagnosed cases annually, resulting in approximately 700,000 deaths. Approximately 19-31% of pati ...
  • Mobile Health Technologies - Theories and Applications
    Mobile Health Technologies - Theories and Applications
    Edited by Wilfred Bonney
    ISBN 978-953-51-2635-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2634-8,
    150 pages, August, 2016
    Mobile Health Technologies, also known as mHealth technologies, have emerged, amongst healthcare providers, as the ultimate Technologies-of-Choice for the 21st century in delivering not only transformative change in healthcare delivery, but also crit ...
  • A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Volume 3
    A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Volume 3
    Edited by Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2591-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2590-7,
    834 pages, August, 2016
    Advanced oral and maxillofacial surgery encompasses a vast array of diseases, disorders, defects, and deformities as well as injuries of the mouth, head, face, and jaws. It relates not only to treatment of impacted teeth, facial pain, misaligned jaws ...