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  • Ulcerative Colitis from Genetics to Complications
    Ulcerative Colitis from Genetics to Complications
    Edited by Mustafa M. Shennak
    ISBN 978-953-307-853-3,
    234 pages, January, 2012
    Ulcerative Colitis (UC) is a rapidly evolving medical field, and will continue to be very exiting in the next few decades. Although the underlying cause of this disease is still unknown, results in research dealing with various issues related to this ...
  • Echocardiography - New Techniques
    Echocardiography - New Techniques
    Edited by Gani Bajraktari
    ISBN 978-953-307-762-8,
    230 pages, January, 2012
    The book "Echocardiography - New Techniques" brings worldwide contributions from highly acclaimed clinical and imaging science investigators, and representatives from academic medical centers. Each chapter is designed and written to be accessible to ...
  • Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases
    Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases
    Edited by Gani Bajraktari
    ISBN 978-953-307-977-6,
    172 pages, January, 2012
    The book "Echocardiography - In Specific Diseases" brings together contributions from well- known researchers from around the world, some of them specialized in imaging science in their clinical orientation, but also representatives from academic med ...
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis - Treatment
    Rheumatoid Arthritis - Treatment
    Edited by Andrew B. Lemmey
    ISBN 978-953-307-850-2,
    376 pages, January, 2012
    The purpose of this book is to provide up-to-date, interesting, and thought-provoking perspectives on various aspects of research into current and potential treatments for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). This book features 17 chapters, with contributions ...
  • Acute Pancreatitis
    Acute Pancreatitis
    Edited by Luis Rodrigo
    ISBN 978-953-307-984-4,
    300 pages, January, 2012
    Acute Pancreatitis (AP) in approximately 80% of cases, occurs as a secondary complication related to gallstone disease and alcohol misuse. However there are several other different causes that produce it such as metabolism, genetics, autoimmunity, p ...
  • Recent Advances in Theories and Practice of Chinese Medicine
    Recent Advances in Theories and Practice of Chinese Medicine
    Edited by Haixue Kuang
    ISBN 978-953-307-903-5,
    504 pages, January, 2012
    During the recent years, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has attracted the attention of researchers all over the world. It is looked upon not only as a bright pearl, but also a treasure house of ancient Chinese culture. Nowadays, TCM has become a ...
  • Congenital Heart Disease - Selected Aspects
    Congenital Heart Disease - Selected Aspects
    Edited by P. Syamasundar Rao
    ISBN 978-953-307-472-6,
    364 pages, January, 2012
    There are significant advances in the understanding of the molecular mechanisms of cardiac development and the etiology of congenital heart disease (CHD). However, these have not yet evolved to such a degree so as to be useful in preventing CHD at th ...
  • Schistosomiasis
    Edited by Mohammad Bagher Rokni
    ISBN 978-953-307-852-6,
    322 pages, January, 2012
    In the wake of the invitation by InTech, this book was written by a number of prominent researchers in the field. It is set to present a compendium of all necessary and up-to-date data to all who are interested. Schistosomiasis or blood fluke disease ...