Medicine

  • Bronchitis
    Bronchitis
    Editor Ignacio Martin-Loeches MD, PhD
    ISBN 978-953-307-889-2
    200 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 38371 times.
    Lung parenchyma has been extensively investigated. Nevertheless, the study of bronchial small airways is much less common. In addition, bronchitis represents, in some occasions, an intermediate process that easily explains the damage in the lung pare ...
  • Prenatal Diagnosis and Screening for Down Syndrome
    Prenatal Diagnosis and Screening for Down Syndrome
    Editor Subrata Dey
    ISBN 978-953-307-355-2
    244 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 39579 times.
    This book provides a concise yet comprehensive source of current information on Down syndrome. Research workers, scientists, medical graduates and paediatricians will find it an excellent source for reference and review. This book focuses on excitin ...
  • After the Kidney Transplant - The Patients and Their Allograft
    After the Kidney Transplant - The Patients and Their Allograft
    Editor Jorge Ortiz and Jason Andre
    ISBN 978-953-307-807-6
    398 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 60320 times.
    There are many obstacles in kidney transplantation. For the transplant team, there is the balance between immunosuppression to aid in the recipient's tolerance of the allograft and the infection risk of a suppressed immune system. These potential l ...
  • Autism - A Neurodevelopmental Journey from Genes to Behaviour
    Autism - A Neurodevelopmental Journey from Genes to Behaviour
    Editor Valsamma Eapen
    ISBN 978-953-307-493-1
    498 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 57467 times.
    The book covers some of the key research developments in autism and brings together the current state of evidence on the neurobiologic understanding of this intriguing disorder. The pathogenetic mechanisms are explored by contributors from diverse pe ...
  • Tissue Engineering for Tissue and Organ Regeneration
    Tissue Engineering for Tissue and Organ Regeneration
    Editor Daniel Eberli
    ISBN 978-953-307-688-1
    466 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 57293 times.
    Tissue Engineering may offer new treatment alternatives for organ replacement or repair deteriorated organs. Among the clinical applications of Tissue Engineering are the production of artificial skin for burn patients, tissue engineered trachea, car ...
  • Electroretinograms
    Electroretinograms
    Editor Gregor Belusic
    ISBN 978-953-307-383-5
    250 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 38318 times.
    Electroretinography (ERG) is a non-invasive electrophysiological method which provides objective information about the function of the retina. Advanced ERG allows to assay the different types of retinal receptors and neurons in human and animal model ...
  • Anxiety Disorders
    Anxiety Disorders
    Editor Vladimir Kalinin
    ISBN 978-953-307-592-1
    336 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 61084 times.
    During the last 2-3 decades drastic research progress in anxiety issues has been achieved. It concerns mostly the study of different subtypes of anxiety and their treatment. Nevertheless, the data on anxiety pathogenesis is less elaborated, although ...
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Role of Genetics in Diagnosis and Treatment
    Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Role of Genetics in Diagnosis and Treatment
    Editor Stephen Deutsch
    ISBN 978-953-307-495-5
    210 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 25154 times.
    Estimated prevalence rates of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) have increased at an alarming rate over the past decade; current estimates stand as high as 1 in 110 persons in the population with a higher ratio of affected males to females. In additi ...