Medicine

  • Forensic Medicine - From Old Problems to New Challenges
    Forensic Medicine - From Old Problems to New Challenges
    Editor Duarte Nuno Vieira
    ISBN 978-953-307-262-3
    394 pages, September, 2011
    Forensic medicine is a continuously evolving science that is constantly being updated and improved, not only as a result of technological and scientific advances (which bring almost immediate repercussions) but also because of developments in the soc ...
  • Research on Melanoma - A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends
    Research on Melanoma - A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends
    Editor Mandi Murph
    ISBN 978-953-307-293-7
    426 pages, September, 2011
    The book Research on Melanoma: A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends, is divided into sections to represent the most cutting-edge topics in melanoma from around the world. The emerging epigenetics of disease, novel therapeutics under de ...
  • Biomechanics in Applications
    Biomechanics in Applications
    Editor Vaclav Klika
    ISBN 978-953-307-969-1
    420 pages, September, 2011
    During last couple of years there has been an increasing recognition that problems arising in biology or related to medicine really need a multidisciplinary approach. For this reason some special branches of both applied theoretical physics and mathe ...
  • DNA Repair - On the Pathways to Fixing DNA Damage and Errors
    DNA Repair - On the Pathways to Fixing DNA Damage and Errors
    Editor Francesca Storici
    ISBN 978-953-307-649-2
    392 pages, September, 2011
    DNA repair is fundamental to all cell types to maintain genomic stability. A collection of cutting-edge reviews, DNA Repair - On the pathways to fixing DNA damage and errors covers major aspects of the DNA repair processes in a large variety of organ ...
  • The Clinical Spectrum of Alzheimer's Disease -The Charge Toward Comprehensive Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies
    The Clinical Spectrum of Alzheimer's Disease -The Charge Toward Comprehensive Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies
    Editor Suzanne De La Monte
    ISBN 978-953-307-993-6
    376 pages, September, 2011
    The Clinical Spectrum of Alzheimer's Disease: The Charge Toward Comprehensive Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies is highly informative and current. Acknowledged experts in the field critically review both standard and under-appreciated clinical, ...
  • Cardiac Pacemakers - Biological Aspects, Clinical Applications and Possible Complications
    Cardiac Pacemakers - Biological Aspects, Clinical Applications and Possible Complications
    Editor Mart Min
    ISBN 978-953-307-639-3
    206 pages, September, 2011
    Clinical usage of artificial pacing dates back to 1958, when the battery powered cardiac pacemakers became available. Modern implantable pacemakers are the complicated electronic devices operating 10 years continuously without battery exchange. Thoug ...
  • Acupuncture - Clinical Practice, Particular Techniques and Special Issues
    Acupuncture - Clinical Practice, Particular Techniques and Special Issues
    Editor Marcelo Saad
    ISBN 978-953-307-630-0
    150 pages, September, 2011
    Acupuncture is growing in popularity world-wide. Acupuncture and related techniques are useful tools for treating a spectrum of diseases. However, there are still many areas of controversy connected to it due to the fact that mechanisms of action of ...
  • Understanding the Complexities of Kidney Transplantation
    Understanding the Complexities of Kidney Transplantation
    Editor Jorge Ortiz and Jason Andre
    ISBN 978-953-307-819-9
    574 pages, September, 2011
    Kidney transplantation is a complex field that incorporates several different specialties to manage the transplant patient. This book was created because of the importance of kidney transplantation. This volume focuses on the complexities of the tran ...