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  • Pheochromocytoma - A New View of the Old Problem
    Pheochromocytoma - A New View of the Old Problem
    Edited by Jose Fernando Martin
    ISBN 978-953-307-822-9,
    174 pages, December, 2011
    The book is divided into six sections. The first three sections focus on the pathophysiology of the disease, showing anatomo- and histopathological aspects, experimental models and signaling pathways and programmed cell death related to pheochromocyt ...
  • Renal Cell Carcinoma
    Renal Cell Carcinoma
    Edited by Hendrik Van Poppel
    ISBN 978-953-307-844-1,
    154 pages, December, 2011
    Surgical and medical oncologists have been unable to decrease renal cell carcinoma mortality for uncertain reasons, although a lot of progress has been made in diagnosis and imaging, recognition of different genetic and pathological entities, managem ...
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
    Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
    Edited by David Mathieu
    ISBN 978-953-307-888-5,
    190 pages, December, 2011
    Gamma knife radiosurgery is a minimally-invasive treatment alternative for intracranial disorders, including tumors, vascular malformations, facial pain and epilepsy. This book will allow the reader to learn when gamma knife radiosurgery is appropria ...
  • Contact Dermatitis
    Contact Dermatitis
    Edited by Young Suck Ro
    ISBN 978-953-307-577-8,
    160 pages, December, 2011
    This book centralizes on the subject of contact dermatitis. It aims to provide the dermatologist with a sound base of clinical wisdom and key scientific findings to make an accurate diagnosis and management plan. SPECIAL FEATURES: - Describes numerou ...
  • Advanced Understanding of Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Advanced Understanding of Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Edited by Raymond Chuen-Chung Chang
    ISBN 978-953-307-529-7,
    454 pages, December, 2011
    Advanced Understanding of Neurodegenerative Diseases focuses on different types of diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal dementia, different tauopathies, Parkinson's disease, prion disease, motor neuron diseases such as multiple scl ...
  • Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective
    Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective
    Edited by Amit Nagal
    ISBN 978-953-307-444-3,
    252 pages, December, 2011
    "Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective" represents an extended and thoroughly revised collection of papers on inflammation. This book explores a wide range of topics relevant to inflammation and inflammatory diseases while its main objective i ...
  • Health Management - Different Approaches and Solutions
    Health Management - Different Approaches and Solutions
    Edited by Krzysztof Śmigórski
    ISBN 978-953-307-296-8,
    510 pages, December, 2011
    The development in our understanding of health management ensures unprecedented possibilities in terms of explaining the causes of diseases and effective treatment. However, increased capabilities create new issues. Both, researchers and clinicians, ...
  • Ulcerative Colitis - Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Complications
    Ulcerative Colitis - Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Complications
    Edited by Mortimer B. O'Connor
    ISBN 978-953-307-880-9,
    292 pages, December, 2011
    This book is intended to act as an up-to-date reference point and knowledge developer for all readers interested in the area of gastroenterology and in particular, Ulcerative Colitis. All authors of the chapters are experts in their fields of publica ...