InTech Open Access Books » Health Sciences » Medicine

Our collection of 831 books.

  • Advances in Osteoporosis
    Advances in Osteoporosis
    Editor Yannis Dionyssiotis
    ISBN 978-953-51-2027-8,
    174 pages, March, 2015
    A balanced regulation of bone formation and resorption in the healthy individual is required for a healthy bone. On the other side, there are many factors which can lead to alterations in bone density and microarchitecture. Menopause is a condition w ...
  • Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
    Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
    Editor Luis Rodrigo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2026-1,
    232 pages, March, 2015
    The inflammatory procceses of pancreatic gland can be acute and chronic. Acute pancreatitis constitutes the majority of cases requiring hospital admission in gastroenterology. We are yet to discover many things about its pathophysiology, which is a c ...
  • Current Concepts in Dental Implantology
    Current Concepts in Dental Implantology
    Editor Ilser Turkyilmaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1741-4,
    274 pages, February, 2015
    Implant dentistry has changed and enhanced significantly since the introduction of osseointegration concept with dental implants. Because the benefits of therapy became apparent, implant treatment earned a widespread acceptance. Therefore, the need f ...
  • Contemporary Gynecologic Practice
    Contemporary Gynecologic Practice
    Editor Atef Darwish
    ISBN 978-953-51-1736-0,
    242 pages, February, 2015
    Gynecology is frequently changing due to extensive implementation of high technology in both, the diagnosis and management of gynecologic problems. General gynecologists, gynecologic endocrinologists, infertility specialists, gynecologic endoscopists ...
  • Pediatric Nursing, Psychiatric and Surgical Issues
    Pediatric Nursing, Psychiatric and Surgical Issues
    Editor Oner Ozdemir
    ISBN 978-953-51-1740-7,
    174 pages, February, 2015
    The book is not a classic pediatric text book. It shows different approaches to some pediatric topics. Our aim in this book, as understood from its title, is to describe some specific issues related to nursing, psychiatric and surgical issues. The bo ...
  • Cells and Biomaterials in Regenerative Medicine
    Cells and Biomaterials in Regenerative Medicine
    Editor Daniel Eberli
    ISBN 978-953-51-1731-5,
    382 pages, November, 2014
    This book serves as a good starting point for anyone interested in the application of tissue engineering. It offers a colorful mix of topics, which explain the obstacles and possible solutions for TE applications. The first part covers the use of adu ...
  • Essentials and Controversies in Bariatric Surgery
    Essentials and Controversies in Bariatric Surgery
    Editor Chih-Kun Huang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1726-1,
    152 pages, October, 2014
    Bariatric surgery has been proved to be clinically effective and economically viable for obese people when compared to non-surgical interventions. Advancement of minimally invasive surgery in the last 20 years has made the safety and reliability wide ...
  • Sleep and its Disorders Affect Society
    Sleep and its Disorders Affect Society
    Editor Chris Idzikowski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1725-4,
    160 pages, September, 2014
    This book consists of a diverse set of topics which cover not only the predominant interests in sleep medicine such as sleep apnoea but also the more esoteric areas such as forensic sleep medicine. The chapters provide contemporary reviews and analys ...