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  • Topics in Paraplegia
    Topics in Paraplegia
    Editor Yannis Dionyssiotis
    ISBN 978-953-51-1621-9
    302 pages, July, 2014
    Spinal cord injury related paraplegia changes a person's life in a sudden way. The most important issue for physicians, therapists and caregivers is to manage the complications that arise, and help paraplegic subjects return to a productive integrate ...
  • Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
    Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
    Editor Gian Nicola Bisciotti and Cristiano Eirale
    ISBN 978-953-51-1198-6
    332 pages, September, 2013
    Muscle tears are one of the most common pathologies in sport and one of the most frequent causes of sport activity suspension. The purpose of this book is to review the state of the art of the actual knowledge on muscle tears in athletes, in particul ...
  • Current Issues in Sports and Exercise Medicine
    Current Issues in Sports and Exercise Medicine
    Editor Michael Hamlin, Nick Draper and Yaso Kathiravel
    ISBN 978-953-51-1031-6
    238 pages, May, 2013
    This unique resource presents current issues in sports and exercise medicine which outlines new areas of knowledge and provides updates on current knowledge in the broad field of sports and exercise medicine. Written by experts in their own sub-disc ...
  • Arthroplasty - Update
    Arthroplasty - Update
    Editor Plamen Kinov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0995-2
    618 pages, February, 2013
    New technologies, developments in implant design and advances in surgical technique have improved outcomes after joint replacement and decreased rate of complications. It is not a surprise that the number of arthroplasties increases steadily every ye ...
  • Innovative Rheumatology
    Innovative Rheumatology
    Editor Hiroaki Matsuno
    ISBN 978-953-51-0916-7
    316 pages, January, 2013
    In recent years, the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis has undergone tremendous changes due to methotrexate and biologics in large part. Until a decade ago, avoiding joint destruction in rheumatoid arthritis was not realistic for rheumatologist. Howe ...
  • Skeletal Muscle - From Myogenesis to Clinical Relations
    Skeletal Muscle - From Myogenesis to Clinical Relations
    Editor Julianna Cseri
    ISBN 978-953-51-0712-5
    380 pages, August, 2012
    The book ‘Skeletal Muscle – From Myogenesis to Clinical Relations’ offers a wide range of topics related to the skeletal muscle morphology and function. Chapters deal with the process of myogenesis and the regeneration of skeletal m ...
  • Rehabilitation Medicine
    Rehabilitation Medicine
    Editor Chong-Tae Kim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0683-8
    104 pages, July, 2012
    Rehabilitation medicine is a medical specialty with a focus on functional improvement and quality of life. Professionals working in rehabilitation medicine care about not only medical but also functional problems. There have been significant changes ...
  • Low Back Pain
    Low Back Pain
    Editor Ali Asghar Norasteh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0599-2
    362 pages, May, 2012
    This book includes two sections. Section one is about basic science, epidemiology, risk factors and evaluation, section two is about clinical science especially different approach in exercise therapy. I envisage that this book will provide helpful in ...