Medicine

  • Neonatal Bacterial Infection
    Neonatal Bacterial Infection
    Editor Bernhard Resch
    ISBN 978-953-51-1124-5
    104 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9257 times.
    Neonatal sepsis still remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the newborn, particularly in preterm, low birth weight infants. Despite advances in neonatal care, overall case-fatality rates from sepsis may be as high as 50%. Clinical ...
  • Gestational Diabetes - Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
    Gestational Diabetes - Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
    Editor Luis Sobrevia
    ISBN 978-953-51-1077-4
    172 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8945 times.
    This book summarizes several aspects of GD, which is caused by not well-understood multifactorial mechanisms. Common strategies seem to be key in the understanding of the syndrome, i.e., endothelial dysfunction and the role of other placenta cells su ...
  • Clinical Epidemiology of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - From the Molecules to the Clinic
    Clinical Epidemiology of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - From the Molecules to the Clinic
    Editor Juan Manuel Mejia-Arangure
    ISBN 978-953-51-0990-7
    342 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11035 times.
    This book describes different perspectives of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. The approach includes aspects of molecular epidemiology, particularly molecular features that influence the genesis and prognosis of the disease. Some aspects of t ...
  • Glaucoma - Basic and Clinical Aspects
    Glaucoma - Basic and Clinical Aspects
    Editor Shimon Rumelt
    ISBN 978-953-51-1064-4
    520 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 18162 times.
    Glaucoma is a specialty in ophthalmology that includes a group of diseases that affect the optic disc and visual fields and is usually accompanied by increased intraocular pressure. This book addresses new topics in glaucoma that have not been includ ...
  • Psoriasis - Types, Causes and Medication
    Psoriasis - Types, Causes and Medication
    Editor Hermenio Lima
    ISBN 978-953-51-1065-1
    190 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7640 times.
    By virtue of the dynamic nature of the scientific process, the description of the type, pathogenesis and treatment of a disease is always a work in progress. The complex nature of any disease can similarly be unveiled through understanding the histor ...
  • Highlights in Skin Cancer
    Highlights in Skin Cancer
    Editor Pierre Vereecken
    ISBN 978-953-51-1073-6
    308 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7927 times.
    Highlights in Skincancer is a companion handbook published expressly for all the practitionners who are interested in skin cancers: medical oncologists and dermatologists but also residents, general practitionners, surgeons, plastic surgeons. The boo ...
  • Current Perspectives in HIV Infection
    Current Perspectives in HIV Infection
    Editor Shailendra K. Saxena
    ISBN 978-953-51-1057-6
    480 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 18023 times.
    This book gives a comprehensive overview of HIV and AIDS including NeuroAIDS, as well as general concepts of pathology, immunity and immunopathology, diagnosis, treatment, epidemiology and etiology to current clinical recommendations in management of ...
  • Clinical Management and Evolving Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Patients with Brain Tumors
    Clinical Management and Evolving Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Patients with Brain Tumors
    Editor Terry Lichtor
    ISBN 978-953-51-1058-3
    652 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 22926 times.
    A dramatic increase in knowledge regarding the molecular biology of brain tumors has been established over the past few years, and this has lead to the development of novel therapeutic strategies for these patients. In this book a review of the opti ...