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  • Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Vasculitis
    Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Vasculitis
    Editor Luis M. Amezcua-Guerra
    ISBN 978-953-307-786-4,
    378 pages, November, 2011
    This book represents the culmination of the efforts of a group of outstanding experts in vasculitis from all over the world, who have endeavored to draw themselves into this volume by keeping both the text and the accompanying figures and tables luci ...
  • Breast Cancer - Current and Alternative Therapeutic Modalities
    Breast Cancer - Current and Alternative Therapeutic Modalities
    Editor Esra Gunduz and Mehmet Gunduz
    ISBN 978-953-307-776-5,
    550 pages, November, 2011
    Cancer is the leading cause of death in most countries and its consequences result in huge economic, social and psychological burden. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer type and the leading cause of cancer death among females. In t ...
  • Glaucoma - Current Clinical and Research Aspects
    Glaucoma - Current Clinical and Research Aspects
    Editor Pinakin Gunvant
    ISBN 978-953-307-263-0,
    388 pages, November, 2011
    This book summarizes current literature about research and clinical science in glaucoma and it is a synopsis and translation of the research conducted by individuals who are known in each of their respective areas. The book is divided into two broad ...
  • Advances in the Biology, Imaging and Therapies for Glioblastoma
    Advances in the Biology, Imaging and Therapies for Glioblastoma
    Editor Clark C. Chen
    ISBN 978-953-307-284-5,
    434 pages, November, 2011
    This book is intended for physicians and scientists with interest in glioblastoma biology, imaging and therapy. Select topics in DNA repair are presented here to demonstrate novel paradigms as they relate to therapeutic strategies. The book should ...
  • Diabetes - Damages and Treatments
    Diabetes - Damages and Treatments
    Editor Everlon Cid Rigobelo
    ISBN 978-953-307-652-2,
    360 pages, November, 2011
    Over the last few decades the prevalence of diabetes has dramatically grown in most regions of the world. In 2010, 285 million people were diagnosed with diabetes and it is estimated that the number will increase to 438 million in 2030. Hypoglycemia ...
  • Advances in the Diagnosis of Coronary Atherosclerosis
    Advances in the Diagnosis of Coronary Atherosclerosis
    Editor Suna F. Kiraç
    ISBN 978-953-307-286-9,
    390 pages, November, 2011
    Coronary artery disease (CAD) and its consequences are most important morbidity and mortality reasons in the developed and developing countries. To prevent hard end-points, early definitive diagnosis and optimum therapy play significant role. Novel a ...
  • Thrombophilia
    Thrombophilia
    Editor Andrea Luigi Tranquilli
    ISBN 978-953-307-872-4,
    226 pages, November, 2011
    Thrombophilia(s) is a condition of increased tendency to form blood clots. This condition may be inherited or acquired, and this is why the term is often used in plural. People who have thrombophilia are at greater risk of having thromboembolic compl ...
  • Progress in Hemodialysis - From Emergent Biotechnology to Clinical Practice
    Progress in Hemodialysis - From Emergent Biotechnology to Clinical Practice
    Editor Angelo Carpi, Carlo Donadio and Gianfranco Tramonti
    ISBN 978-953-307-377-4,
    456 pages, November, 2011
    Hemodialysis (HD) represents the first successful long-term substitutive therapy with an artificial organ for severe failure of a vital organ. Because HD was started many decades ago, a book on HD may not appear to be up-to-date. Indeed, HD covers ma ...