Medicine

  • 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 ...
  • Gestational Diabetes
    Gestational Diabetes
    Editor Miroslav Radenkovic
    ISBN 978-953-307-581-5
    392 pages, November, 2011
    Gestational diabetes mellitus is defined as hyperglycemia with onset or first recognition during pregnancy. The incidence of gestational diabetes is still increasing and this pathological condition has strong association with adverse pregnancy outcom ...
  • Ulcerative Colitis - Treatments, Special Populations and the Future
    Ulcerative Colitis - Treatments, Special Populations and the Future
    Editor Mortimer O'Connor
    ISBN 978-953-307-739-0
    190 pages, November, 2011
    This book is intended to act as an up to date reference point and knowledge developer for all readers interested in the area of gastroenterology and in particular Ulcerative Colitis. All of the chapter authors are experts in their fields of publicati ...
  • Update on Mechanisms of Hormone Action - Focus on Metabolism, Growth and Reproduction
    Update on Mechanisms of Hormone Action - Focus on Metabolism, Growth and Reproduction
    Editor Gianluca Aimaretti with Paolo Marzullo and Flavia Prodam
    ISBN 978-953-307-341-5
    480 pages, October, 2011
    The purpose of the present volume is to focus on more recent aspects of the complex regulation of hormonal action, in particular in 3 different hot fields: metabolism, growth and reproduction. Modern approaches to the physiology and pathology of endo ...
  • Global View of HIV Infection
    Global View of HIV Infection
    Editor Vishwanath Venketaraman
    ISBN 978-953-307-671-3
    186 pages, October, 2011
    Some of the topics covered in this book are: HIV infection HIV transmission Clinical symptoms of AIDS AIDS and opportunistic infection Prevention and treatment of HV Treatment of HIV infection and immune reconstitution
  • DNA Repair and Human Health
    DNA Repair and Human Health
    Editor Sonya Vengrova
    ISBN 978-953-307-612-6
    806 pages, October, 2011
    Over the past decades, great advances have been made in understanding the cellular DNA repair pathways. At the same time, a wealth of descriptive knowledge of human diseases has been accumulated. Now, the basic research of the mechanisms of DNA repai ...
  • Psychiatric Disorders - Trends and Developments
    Psychiatric Disorders - Trends and Developments
    Editor Toru Uehara
    ISBN 978-953-307-745-1
    526 pages, October, 2011
    Due to their prevalence, pervasiveness and burden inflicted on men and women of today, psychiatric disorders are considered as one of the most important, sever and painful illnesses. This impairment of cognitive, emotional, or behavioural functioning ...
  • Ectopic Pregnancy - Modern Diagnosis and Management
    Ectopic Pregnancy - Modern Diagnosis and Management
    Editor Michael Kamrava
    ISBN 978-953-307-648-5
    258 pages, October, 2011
    Ectopic pregnancy is the second major cause of maternal mortality in the United States and a leading cause of maternal morbidity and mortality in the world. This book contains the practical methods to early diagnosis of various forms of ectopic pregn ...