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  • Recovery of Motor Function Following Spinal Cord Injury
    Recovery of Motor Function Following Spinal Cord Injury NEW
    Editor Heidi Fuller and Monte Gates
    ISBN 978-953-51-2498-6
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2497-9,
    328 pages, August, 2016
    Restoration of motor function following spinal cord injury is a complex and challenging task. By reviewing emerging cellular, pharmacological, rehabilitative, as well as surgical approaches, this book seeks to highlight promising therapeutic strategi ...
  • Pain Management
    Pain Management
    Editor Milica Prostran
    ISBN 978-953-51-2414-6
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2413-9,
    150 pages, May, 2016
    This book has seven chapters, from more than 15 authors from different countries (Korea, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Turkey and USA) edited by Professor Milica Prostran MD, PhD. The potential reader is shown the modern approach to pain management b ...
  • Arthroplasty - A Comprehensive Review
    Arthroplasty - A Comprehensive Review
    Editor Vaibhav Bagaria
    ISBN 978-953-51-2243-2,
    240 pages, January, 2016
    This book is aimed at giving an overview of the field of arthroplasty and covers arthroplasty of several regions starting from the cervical spine to the ankle. While the current trend is focusing on one particular joint, sometimes having an understan ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...