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  • 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 ...
  • Recent Advances in Scoliosis
    Recent Advances in Scoliosis
    Editor Theodoros B. Grivas
    ISBN 978-953-51-0595-4
    356 pages, May, 2012
    This book contains information on recent advances in aetiology and pathogenesis of idiopathic scoliosis, for the assessment of this condition before treatment and during the follow-up, making a note of emerging technology and analytical techniques li ...
  • 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 ...