Medicine

  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
    Peptic Ulcer Disease
    Editor Jianyuan Chai
    ISBN 978-953-307-976-9
    500 pages, November, 2011
    Peptic ulcer disease is one of the most common chronic infections in human population. Despite centuries of study, it still troubles a lot of people, especially in the third world countries, and it can lead to other more serious complications such as ...
  • Topics in the Prevention, Treatment and Complications of Type 2 Diabetes
    Topics in the Prevention, Treatment and Complications of Type 2 Diabetes
    Editor Mark B. Zimering
    ISBN 978-953-307-590-7
    352 pages, November, 2011
    Type 2 diabetes is estimated to affect 120 million people worldwide- and according to projections from the World Health Organization this number is expected to double over the next two decades. Novel, cost-effective strategies are needed to reverse t ...
  • HIV-Host Interactions
    HIV-Host Interactions
    Editor Theresa L. Chang
    ISBN 978-953-307-442-9
    376 pages, November, 2011
    HIV remains the major global health threat, and neither vaccine nor cure is available. Increasing our knowledge on HIV infection will help overcome the challenge of HIV/AIDS. This book covers several aspects of HIV-host interactions in vitro and in v ...
  • Skin Biopsy - Perspectives
    Skin Biopsy - Perspectives
    Editor Uday Khopkar
    ISBN 978-953-307-290-6
    348 pages, November, 2011
    Skin Biopsy - Perspectives is a comprehensive compilation of articles that relate to the technique and applications of skin biopsy in diagnosing skin diseases. While there have been numerous treatises to date on the interpretation or description of s ...
  • An Update on Glomerulopathies - Clinical and Treatment Aspects
    An Update on Glomerulopathies - Clinical and Treatment Aspects
    Editor Sharma S. Prabhakar
    ISBN 978-953-307-673-7
    482 pages, November, 2011
    An Update on Glomerulopathies - Clinical and Treatment Aspects is a systemic overview of recent advances in clinical aspects and therapeutic options in major syndromes of glomerular pathology. The book contains twenty four chapters divided convenient ...
  • Towards New Therapies for Parkinson's Disease
    Towards New Therapies for Parkinson's Disease
    Editor David I. Finkelstein
    ISBN 978-953-307-463-4
    408 pages, November, 2011
    Parkinson's disease (PD) is characterised clinically by various non-motor and progressive motor symptoms, pathologically by loss of dopamine producing cells and intraneuronal cytoplasmic inclusions composed primarily of ?-synuclein. By the time a pat ...
  • Glioma - Exploring Its Biology and Practical Relevance
    Glioma - Exploring Its Biology and Practical Relevance
    Editor Anirban Ghosh
    ISBN 978-953-307-379-8
    498 pages, November, 2011
    The tittle 'Glioma - Exploring Its Biology and Practical Relevance' is indicative of its content. This volume contains 21 chapters basically intended to explore glioma biology and discussing the experimental model systems for the purpose. It is hoped ...
  • Recent Translational Research in HIV/AIDS
    Recent Translational Research in HIV/AIDS
    Editor Yi-Wei Tang
    ISBN 978-953-307-719-2
    578 pages, November, 2011
    The collective efforts of HIV/AIDS research scientists from over 16 countries in the world are included in the book. This 27-chapter Open Access book well covers HIV/AIDS translational researches on pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and ...