Medicine

  • Novel Treatment of Epilepsy
    Novel Treatment of Epilepsy
    Editor Humberto Foyaca-Sibat
    ISBN 978-953-307-667-6
    326 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 37874 times.
    Epilepsy continues to be a major health problem throughout the planet, affecting millions of people, mainly in developing countries where parasitic zoonoses are more common and cysticercosis, as a leading cause, is endemic. There is epidemiological e ...
  • Advances in Malignant Melanoma - Clinical and Research Perspectives
    Advances in Malignant Melanoma - Clinical and Research Perspectives
    Editor April W. Armstrong
    ISBN 978-953-307-575-4
    252 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 25638 times.
    This book titled Advances in Malignant Melanoma - Clinical and Research Perspectives represents an international effort to highlight advances in our understanding of malignant melanoma from both clinical and research perspectives. The authors for thi ...
  • Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors
    Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors
    Editor Ana Lucia Abujamra
    ISBN 978-953-307-589-1
    544 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 53621 times.
    The focus of the book Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors is on describing the established and newly-arising techniques to diagnose central nervous system tumors, with a special focus on neuroimaging, followed by a discussio ...
  • Role of the Adipocyte in Development of Type 2 Diabetes
    Role of the Adipocyte in Development of Type 2 Diabetes
    Editor Coleen Croniger
    ISBN 978-953-307-598-3
    372 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 32854 times.
    Adipocytes are important in the body for maintaining proper energy balance by storing excess energy as triglycerides. However, efforts of the last decade have identified several molecules that are secreted from adipocytes, such as leptin, which are i ...
  • Amyloidosis - Mechanisms and Prospects for Therapy
    Amyloidosis - Mechanisms and Prospects for Therapy
    Editor Svetlana Sarantseva
    ISBN 978-953-307-253-1
    216 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 23048 times.
    Amyloidoses are a heterogeneous group of diverse etiology diseases. They are characterized by an endogenous production of abnormal proteins called amyloid proteins, which are not hydrosoluble, form depots in various organs and tissue of animals and h ...
  • Current Management of Malignant Melanoma
    Current Management of Malignant Melanoma
    Editor Ming Y. Cao
    ISBN 978-953-307-264-7
    274 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 21159 times.
    Management of melanoma is challenging, especially for the late stage of the disease. Development of new therapies and optimizing current treatments are being pursued in attempt to further improve the survival rate. The book provides up-to-date knowle ...
  • Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease
    Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease
    Editor Abdul Qayyum Rana
    ISBN 978-953-307-464-1
    202 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 16750 times.
    This book about Parkinson's disease provides a detailed account of various aspects of this complicated neurological condition. Although most of the important motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease have been discussed in this book, but in ...
  • Management of CNS Tumors
    Management of CNS Tumors
    Editor Miklos Garami
    ISBN 978-953-307-646-1
    464 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 37319 times.
    Management of CNS Tumors is a selected review of Central Nervous System (CNS) tumors with particular emphasis on pathological classification and complex treatment algorithms for each common tumor type. Additional detailed information is provided on s ...