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Our collection of 36 books.

  • Pharmacotherapy
    Edited by Farid Badria
    ISBN 978-953-51-0532-9,
    204 pages, June, 2012
    The intent of this book is to provide an overview of current conceptualizations of Pharmacotherapy. The book focuses on three major areas; diagnosis, treatment, and prevention for a wide array of diseases; Cognitive and Psychological disorders (Schiz ...
  • Promising Pharmaceuticals
    Promising Pharmaceuticals
    Edited by Purusotam Basnet
    ISBN 978-953-51-0631-9,
    158 pages, May, 2012
    From the dawn of civilization, humans have been dreaming of happy, healthy and long-life. Our life expectancy is twice longer than 100 years ago. We know more about the diseases. Therefore we have developed new drugs to fight against them. The demand ...
  • Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Design
    Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Design
    Edited by Deniz Ekinci
    ISBN 978-953-51-0513-8,
    418 pages, May, 2012
    Over the recent years, medicinal chemistry has become responsible for explaining interactions of chemical molecules processes such that many scientists in the life sciences from agronomy to medicine are engaged in medicinal research. This book contai ...
  • Readings in Advanced Pharmacokinetics - Theory, Methods and Applications
    Readings in Advanced Pharmacokinetics - Theory, Methods and Applications
    Edited by Ayman Noreddin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0533-6,
    388 pages, April, 2012
    This book, "Readings in Advanced Pharmacokinetics - Theory, Methods and Applications", covers up to date information and practical topics related to the study of drug pharmacokinetics in humans and in animals. The book is designed to offer scientists ...
  • Antihypertensive Drugs
    Antihypertensive Drugs
    Edited by Hossein Babaei
    ISBN 978-953-51-0462-9,
    160 pages, March, 2012
    Hypertension, known as a "silent killer" is widely prevalent and a major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases. It afflicts more than one billion population worldwide and is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality. The authors of the chapters lo ...
  • Bioterrorism
    Edited by Stephen A. Morse
    ISBN 978-953-51-0205-2,
    202 pages, March, 2012
    This book consists of nine chapters, written by international authorities, discussing various aspects of bioterrorism preparedness and response. Five of the chapters are agent-specific and highlight the pathogenesis, prevention and treatment, and the ...
  • Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics
    Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics
    Edited by Asadolah Saadatniaki
    ISBN 978-953-51-0430-8,
    110 pages, March, 2012
    Local anesthetics are being increasingly applied in different surgeries. Lower side effects of neuroaxial anesthesia, regional anesthesia, and field block, in comparison to general anesthesia (volatile and intravenous agents), are the main reasons wh ...
  • Clinical Applications of Pharmacogenetics
    Clinical Applications of Pharmacogenetics
    Edited by Despina Sanoudou
    ISBN 978-953-51-0389-9,
    304 pages, March, 2012
    The rapidly evolving field of Pharmacogenetics aims at identifying the genetic factors implicated in the inter-individual variation of drug response. These factors could enable patient sub-classification based on their treatment needs thus expediting ...