Medicine

  • Current Management of Malignant Melanoma
    Current Management of Malignant Melanoma
    Editor Ming Y. Cao
    ISBN 978-953-307-264-7
    284 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 23574 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 ...
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis - Current View on Diagnostics and Treatment
    Aortic Valve Stenosis - Current View on Diagnostics and Treatment
    Editor Petr Santavy
    ISBN 978-953-307-628-7
    156 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 34125 times.
    Currently, aortic stenosis is the most frequent heart valve disease in developed countries and its prevalence increases with the aging of the population. Affecting 3-5 percent of persons older than 65 years of age, it makes a large personal and econo ...
  • Management of CNS Tumors
    Management of CNS Tumors
    Editor Miklos Garami
    ISBN 978-953-307-646-1
    474 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 41675 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 ...
  • Management of Epilepsy - Research, Results and Treatment
    Management of Epilepsy - Research, Results and Treatment
    Editor Mintaze Kerem Gunel
    ISBN 978-953-307-680-5
    204 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 16954 times.
    Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders, with a prevalence of 4-10/1000. The book contains the practical methods to approaching the classification and diagnosis of epilepsy, and provides information on management. Epilepsy is a comp ...
  • Gastritis and Gastric Cancer - New Insights in Gastroprotection, Diagnosis and Treatments
    Gastritis and Gastric Cancer - New Insights in Gastroprotection, Diagnosis and Treatments
    Editor Paola Tonino
    ISBN 978-953-307-375-0
    308 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 44079 times.
    This book is a comprehensive overview of invited contributions on Helicobacter pylori infection in gastritis and gastric carcinogenesis. The first part of the book covers topics related to the pathophysiology of gastric mucosal defense system and gas ...
  • Euthanasia - The "Good Death" Controversy in Humans and Animals
    Euthanasia - The
    Editor Josef Kuře
    ISBN 978-953-307-260-9
    262 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 38435 times.
    No one really wants to die, or do they? From classical times to our post-modern era of medical high tech, societies have struggled with the thorny issue of euthanasia, and what it entails. Who shall be entitled to a "good death" and in what form shal ...
  • Coronary Angiography - Advances in Noninvasive Imaging Approach for Evaluation of Coronary Artery Disease
    Coronary Angiography - Advances in Noninvasive Imaging Approach for Evaluation of Coronary Artery Disease
    Editor Branislav Baskot
    ISBN 978-953-307-675-1
    426 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 44456 times.
    In the intervening 10 years tremendous advances in the field of cardiac computed tomography have occurred. We now can legitimately claim that computed tomography angiography (CTA) of the coronary arteries is available. In the evaluation of patients w ...
  • Embryonic Stem Cells - Basic Biology to Bioengineering
    Embryonic Stem Cells - Basic Biology to Bioengineering
    Editor Michael S. Kallos
    ISBN 978-953-307-278-4
    490 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 60747 times.
    Embryonic stem cells are one of the key building blocks of the emerging multidisciplinary field of regenerative medicine, and discoveries and new technology related to embryonic stem cells are being made at an ever increasing rate. This book provide ...