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  • Steroids - Basic Science
    Steroids - Basic Science
    Edited by Hassan Abduljabbar
    ISBN 978-953-307-866-3,
    244 pages, January, 2012
    This book explains the basic science of steroids and is targeted towards professionals engaged in health services. It should be noted that medical science evolves rapidly and some information like the understanding of steroids and their therapeutic u ...
  • Applications of EMG in Clinical and Sports Medicine
    Applications of EMG in Clinical and Sports Medicine
    Edited by Catriona Steele
    ISBN 978-953-307-798-7,
    412 pages, January, 2012
    This second of two volumes on EMG (Electromyography) covers a wide range of clinical applications, as a complement to the methods discussed in volume 1. Topics range from gait and vibration analysis, through posture and falls prevention, to biofeedba ...
  • EMG Methods for Evaluating Muscle and Nerve Function
    EMG Methods for Evaluating Muscle and Nerve Function
    Edited by Mark Schwartz
    ISBN 978-953-307-793-2,
    546 pages, January, 2012
    This first of two volumes on EMG (Electromyography) covers a wide range of subjects, from Principles and Methods, Signal Processing, Diagnostics, Evoked Potentials, to EMG in combination with other technologies and New Frontiers in Research and Techn ...
  • Trends in Alcoholic Liver Disease Research - Clinical and Scientific Aspects
    Trends in Alcoholic Liver Disease Research - Clinical and Scientific Aspects
    Edited by Ichiro Shimizu
    ISBN 978-953-307-985-1,
    232 pages, January, 2012
    Alcoholic liver disease occurs after prolonged heavy drinking. Not everyone who drinks alcohol in excess develops serious forms of alcoholic liver disease. It is likely that genetic factors determine this individual susceptibility, and a family histo ...
  • Atherogenesis
    Atherogenesis
    Edited by Sampath Parthasarathy
    ISBN 978-953-307-992-9,
    582 pages, January, 2012
    This monograph will bring out the state-of-the-art advances in the dynamics of cholesterol transport and will address several important issues that pertain to oxidative stress and inflammation. The book is divided into three major sections. The book ...
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Basic Research and Clinical Applications
    Atrial Fibrillation - Basic Research and Clinical Applications
    Edited by Jong-Il Choi
    ISBN 978-953-307-399-6,
    414 pages, January, 2012
    Atrial Fibrillation-Basic Research and Clinical Applications is designed to provide a comprehensive review and to introduce outstanding and novel researches. This book contains 22 polished chapters and consists of five sections: 1. Basic mechanisms o ...
  • Computed Tomography - Clinical Applications
    Computed Tomography - Clinical Applications
    Edited by Luca Saba
    ISBN 978-953-307-378-1,
    352 pages, January, 2012
    Computed Tomography (CT), and in particular multi-detector-row computed tomography (MDCT), is a powerful non-invasive imaging tool with a number of advantages over the others non- invasive imaging techniques. CT has evolved into an indispensable imag ...
  • Colitis
    Colitis
    Edited by Masayuki Fukata
    ISBN 978-953-307-799-4,
    208 pages, January, 2012
    Inflammation of the colon is collectively called "Colitis". Since a variety of conditions may cause colitis and its manifestations are similar among the causes, selection of the right treatment based on the correct diagnosis is important in the manag ...