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  • Maxillofacial Surgery
    Maxillofacial Surgery
    Editor Leon Assael
    ISBN 978-953-51-0627-2
    94 pages, May, 2012
    Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a specialty rooted in dentistry and forged in academic medical centers in departments of surgery, as the surgical specialty well equipped to care for conditions of the mouth, jaws, head and neck. Today oral and maxil ...
  • Hepatic Surgery
    Hepatic Surgery
    Editor Hesham Abdeldayem
    ISBN 978-953-51-0965-5
    654 pages, February, 2013
    Longmire, called it a "hostile" organ because it welcomes malignant cells and sepsis so warmly, bleeds so copiously, and is often the ?rst organ to be injured in blunt abdominal trauma. To balance these negative factors, the liver has two great attri ...
  • Abdominal Surgery
    Abdominal Surgery
    Editor Fethi Derbel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0691-3
    166 pages, August, 2012
    We are very pleased to provide you with this book dealing with abdominal surgery. The chapters in the book are written by surgeons, radiologists, anesthesiologists and oncologists from different hospitals in Tunisia, Turkey, Denmark, Spain and Italy. ...
  • Advanced Laparoscopy
    Advanced Laparoscopy
    Editor Ali Shamsa
    ISBN 978-953-307-674-4
    202 pages, October, 2011
    The present book, published by InTech, has been written by a number of highly outstanding authors from all over the world. Every author provides information concerning treatment of different diseases based on his or her knowledge, experience and ski ...
  • Skin Grafts - Indications, Applications and Current Research
    Skin Grafts - Indications, Applications and Current Research
    Editor Marcia Spear
    ISBN 978-953-307-509-9
    384 pages, August, 2011
    The procedure of skin grafting has been performed since 3000BC and with the aid of modern technology has evolved through the years. While the development of new techniques and devices has significantly improved the functional as well as the aestheti ...
  • Vascular Surgery
    Vascular Surgery
    Editor Dai Yamanouchi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0328-8
    272 pages, April, 2012
    This book aims to provide a brief overview of conventional open vascular surgery, endovascular surgery and pre- and post-operative management of vascular patients. The collections of contributions from outstanding vascular surgeons and scientists fr ...
  • Gangrene - Current Concepts and Management Options
    Gangrene - Current Concepts and Management Options
    Editor Alexander Vitin
    ISBN 978-953-307-386-6
    190 pages, August, 2011
    Gangrene is the term used to describe the necrosis or death of soft tissue due to obstructed circulation, usually followed by decomposition and putrefaction, a serious, potentially fatal complication. The presented book discusses different aspects of ...
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
    Aortic Valve Surgery
    Editor Noboru Motomura
    ISBN 978-953-307-600-3
    256 pages, December, 2011
    The aortic valve is located at the center of the heart. It is the core of cardiac anatomy and aortic valve surgery has led the field of cardiac surgery. This book describes all aspects of aortic valve surgery and it will help clarify daily questions ...
  • A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Editor Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1146-7
    870 pages, June, 2013
    The discipline of oral and maxillofacial surgery covers a wide range of diseases, conditions, injuries and defects of the head, neck, face and jaws as well as the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity. It is an internationally recognized surgical ...
  • Updated Topics in Minimally Invasive Abdominal Surgery
    Updated Topics in Minimally Invasive Abdominal Surgery
    Editor Ahmed AbdelRaouf ElGeidie
    ISBN 978-953-307-773-4
    256 pages, November, 2011
    Updated topics in minimally invasive abdominal surgery provides surgeons interested in minimally invasive abdominal surgery with the most recent techniques and discussions in laparoscopic surgery. This book includes different topics covering a big va ...
  • Advanced Techniques in Liposuction and Fat Transfer
    Advanced Techniques in Liposuction and Fat Transfer
    Editor Nikolay Serdev
    ISBN 978-953-307-668-3
    240 pages, September, 2011
    Liposuction is the first cosmetic procedure to change beutification surgery from open extensive excision surgery into a more atraumatic closed one. It gave rise to the modern understanding of minimally scarring and minimally invasive surgery and chan ...
  • Liver Transplantation - Basic Issues
    Liver Transplantation - Basic Issues
    Editor Hesham Abdeldayem and Naglaa Allam
    ISBN 978-953-51-0016-4
    428 pages, February, 2012
    This book covers a wide spectrum of topics including history of liver transplantation, ischemia-reperfusion injury, immunology of liver transplantation, viral hepatitis and liver transplantation, other indications for liver transplantation, prognosti ...
  • Rectal Cancer - A Multidisciplinary Approach to Management
    Rectal Cancer - A Multidisciplinary Approach to Management
    Editor Giulio Aniello Santoro
    ISBN 978-953-307-758-1
    410 pages, October, 2011
    Dramatic improvements in medicine over the last few years have resulted in more reliable and accessible diagnostics and treatment of rectal cancer. Given the complex physiopathology of this tumor, the approach should not be limited to a single specia ...
  • Front Lines of Thoracic Surgery
    Front Lines of Thoracic Surgery
    Editor Stefano Nazari
    ISBN 978-953-307-915-8
    412 pages, February, 2012
    Front Lines of Thoracic Surgery collects up-to-date contributions on some of the most debated topics in today's clinical practice of cardiac, aortic, and general thoracic surgery,and anesthesia as viewed by authors personally involved in their evolut ...
  • Current Concepts in Plastic Surgery
    Current Concepts in Plastic Surgery
    Editor Francisco J. Agullo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0398-1
    274 pages, March, 2012
    Plastic surgery continues to be a rapidly growing field in medicine. There have been multiple recent advancements in the field. Specifically, there has been a continuously growing interest in fat grafting, body contouring, minimally invasive surgery, ...
  • Liver Transplantation - Technical Issues and Complications
    Liver Transplantation - Technical Issues and Complications
    Editor Hesham Abdeldayem and Naglaa Allam
    ISBN 978-953-51-0015-7
    464 pages, February, 2012
    This book covers a wide spectrum of topics including, but not limited to, the technical issues in living and deceased donor liver transplant procedures, cell and experimental liver transplantation, and the complications of liver transplantation. Some ...
  • Rhinoplasty
    Rhinoplasty
    Editor Michael J. Brenner
    ISBN 978-953-307-849-6
    158 pages, December, 2011
    Rhinoplasty is one of the defining procedures of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Its roots stem from early efforts in nasal reconstruction to the emergence of modern rhinoplasty. This book describes the latest clinical and research perspectives ...
  • Topics in Thoracic Surgery
    Topics in Thoracic Surgery
    Editor Paulo F. Guerreiro Cardoso
    ISBN 978-953-51-0010-2
    495 pages, February, 2012
    Thoracic Surgery congregates topics and articles from many renowned authors around the world covering several different topics. Unlike the usual textbooks, Thoracic Surgery is a conglomerate of different topics from Pre-operative Assessment, to Pulmo ...
  • Advanced Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
    Advanced Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
    Editor Chih-Kun Huang
    ISBN 978-953-307-926-4
    336 pages, February, 2012
    Bariatric surgery has gained importance in the last 20 years because of the high prevalence of global obesity, and the vast understating of the physiological and pathological aspects of obesity and associated metabolic syndromes. This book has been w ...
  • Advances in Endoscopic Surgery
    Advances in Endoscopic Surgery
    Editor Cornel Iancu
    ISBN 978-953-307-717-8
    456 pages, November, 2011
    Surgeons from various domains have become fascinated by endoscopy with its very low complications rates, high diagnostic yields and the possibility to perform a large variety of therapeutic procedures. Therefore during the last 30 years, the number a ...