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  • Diagnostics and Rehabilitation of Parkinson's Disease
    Diagnostics and Rehabilitation of Parkinson's Disease
    Edited by Juliana Dushanova
    ISBN 978-953-307-791-8,
    544 pages, December, 2011
    Diagnostics and Rehabilitation of Parkinson's Disease presents the most current information pertaining to news-making topics relating to this disease, including etiology, early biomarkers for the diagnostics, novel methods to evaluate symptoms, resea ...
  • Technical Problems in Patients on Hemodialysis
    Technical Problems in Patients on Hemodialysis
    Edited by Maria Goretti Penido
    ISBN 978-953-307-403-0,
    312 pages, December, 2011
    This book provides an overview of technical aspects in treatment of hemodialysis patients. Authors have contributed their most interesting findings in dealing with hemodialysis from the aspect of the tools and techniques used.Each chapter has been th ...
  • Prostate Biopsy
    Prostate Biopsy
    Edited by Nabil Kaddis Bissada
    ISBN 978-953-307-702-4,
    134 pages, December, 2011
    Prostate Biopsy represents the standard procedure for diagnosing Prostate Cancer. This procedure can be performed transrectally, through perineum or occasionally through the urethra. Although the procedures of Prostate Biopsy are covered in numerous ...
  • Gastrostomy
    Gastrostomy
    Edited by Pavel Kohout
    ISBN 978-953-307-365-1,
    164 pages, December, 2011
    The gastrostomy placement is a method of providing nutrition to the patients who are unable to eat. In this book you can find chapters focused on the use of gastrostomy in children, patients with neurological impairment and patients with head and nec ...
  • Magnetoencephalography
    Magnetoencephalography
    Edited by Elizabeth W. Pang
    ISBN 978-953-307-255-5,
    252 pages, November, 2011
    This is a practical book on MEG that covers a wide range of topics. The book begins with a series of reviews on the use of MEG for clinical applications, the study of cognitive functions in various diseases, and one chapter focusing specifically on s ...
  • Contemporary Aspects of Endocrinology
    Contemporary Aspects of Endocrinology
    Edited by Evanthia Diamanti-Kandarakis
    ISBN 978-953-307-357-6,
    478 pages, November, 2011
    This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in endocrine disorders. While covering a variety of topics ranging from thyroid carcinogenesis and pituitary adenomas to adrenal tumors and metabolic b ...
  • Breast Cancer - Carcinogenesis, Cell Growth and Signalling Pathways
    Breast Cancer - Carcinogenesis, Cell Growth and Signalling Pathways
    Edited by Mehmet Gunduz and Esra Gunduz
    ISBN 978-953-307-714-7,
    732 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 ...
  • Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
    Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
    Edited by Bernhard Resch
    ISBN 978-953-307-718-5,
    246 pages, November, 2011
    In this online Open Access book on "Human RSV Infections", several distinguished authors contribute their experience in respiratory syncytial virology. A major focus lies on the fascinating pathophysiology of RSV and represents recent and actual work ...