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Our collection of 52 books.

  • 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 ...
  • Cochlear Implant Research Updates
    Cochlear Implant Research Updates
    Editor Cila Umat and Rinze Anthony Tange
    ISBN 978-953-51-0582-4,
    244 pages, April, 2012
    For many years or decades, cochlear implants have been an exciting research area covering multiple disciplines which include surgery, engineering, audiology, speech language pathology, education and psychology, among others. Through these research st ...
  • The Role of Osteotomy in the Correction of Congenital and Acquired Disorders of the Skeleton
    The Role of Osteotomy in the Correction of Congenital and Acquired Disorders of the Skeleton
    Editor James P. Waddell
    ISBN 978-953-51-0495-7,
    304 pages, April, 2012
    This book demonstrates specific osteotomy techniques from the skull to the hallux. The role of osteotomy in the correction of deformity is under appreciated in part because of the ubiquitous nature of joint replacement surgery. It should be remembere ...
  • 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 ...
  • Spine Surgery
    Spine Surgery
    Editor Kook Jin Chung
    ISBN 978-953-51-0469-8,
    158 pages, March, 2012
    "Spine Surgery" is an authoritative and didactic textbook on the various fields of spine. It is written by many authors, internationally honorable experts to share their opinions with you. The chapters cover from anatomy of spine, spinal imaging tech ...
  • 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, ...
  • Bone Grafting
    Bone Grafting
    Editor Alessandro Zorzi and Joao Batista de Miranda
    ISBN 978-953-51-0324-0,
    214 pages, March, 2012
    Bone grafting is the surgical procedure in which new bone (bone graft) or a replacement material (graft substitute), is placed into bone fractures or bone defects to aid in healing. Bone grafting is in the field of interest of many surgical specialti ...
  • Contemporary Issues in Colorectal Surgical Practice
    Contemporary Issues in Colorectal Surgical Practice
    Editor Yik-Hong Ho
    ISBN 978-953-51-0257-1,
    132 pages, March, 2012
    In recent years, significant progress in colorectal surgery has been made which includes laparoscopic techniques, pre-operative management, emergency colorectal surgery, fast track multimodal recovery, management of complex wound problems and colorec ...