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  • Gastrostomy
    Gastrostomy
    Edited by Pavel Kohout
    ISBN 978-953-307-365-1,
    164 pages, December, 2011
    The gastrostomy placement is a method of providing nutrition to the patients who are unable to eat. In this book you can find chapters focused on the use of gastrostomy in children, patients with neurological impairment and patients with head and nec ...
  • Magnetoencephalography
    Magnetoencephalography
    Edited by Elizabeth W. Pang
    ISBN 978-953-307-255-5,
    252 pages, November, 2011
    This is a practical book on MEG that covers a wide range of topics. The book begins with a series of reviews on the use of MEG for clinical applications, the study of cognitive functions in various diseases, and one chapter focusing specifically on s ...
  • Contemporary Aspects of Endocrinology
    Contemporary Aspects of Endocrinology
    Edited by Evanthia Diamanti-Kandarakis
    ISBN 978-953-307-357-6,
    478 pages, November, 2011
    This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in endocrine disorders. While covering a variety of topics ranging from thyroid carcinogenesis and pituitary adenomas to adrenal tumors and metabolic b ...
  • Breast Cancer - Carcinogenesis, Cell Growth and Signalling Pathways
    Breast Cancer - Carcinogenesis, Cell Growth and Signalling Pathways
    Edited by Mehmet Gunduz and Esra Gunduz
    ISBN 978-953-307-714-7,
    732 pages, November, 2011
    Cancer is the leading cause of death in most countries and its consequences result in huge economic, social and psychological burden. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer type and the leading cause of cancer death among females. In t ...
  • Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
    Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
    Edited by Bernhard Resch
    ISBN 978-953-307-718-5,
    246 pages, November, 2011
    In this online Open Access book on "Human RSV Infections", several distinguished authors contribute their experience in respiratory syncytial virology. A major focus lies on the fascinating pathophysiology of RSV and represents recent and actual work ...
  • Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances
    Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances
    Edited by Philippe E. Spiess
    ISBN 978-953-307-319-4,
    390 pages, November, 2011
    In this book entitled "Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances", we highlight many of the significant advances made in our treatment armamentarium of prostate cancer. The book is subdivided into four sections termed: 1) novel diagnostic ...
  • Prostate Cancer - From Bench to Bedside
    Prostate Cancer - From Bench to Bedside
    Edited by Philippe E. Spiess
    ISBN 978-953-307-331-6,
    528 pages, November, 2011
    The present textbook highlights many of the exciting discoveries made in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer over the past decade. International thought leaders have contributed to this effort providing a comprehensive and state-of-the art ...
  • Principles in Contemporary Orthodontics
    Principles in Contemporary Orthodontics
    Edited by Silvano Naretto
    ISBN 978-953-307-687-4,
    596 pages, November, 2011
    Orthodontics is a fast developing science as well as the field of medicine in general. The attempt of this book is to propose new possibilities and new ways of thinking about Orthodontics beside the ones presented in established and outstanding publi ...