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  • Anxiety and Related Disorders
    Anxiety and Related Disorders
    Edited by Ágnes Szirmai
    ISBN 978-953-307-254-8,
    Edited Volume
    292 pages, August, 2011
    Anxiety disorders are one of the most common psychiatric disorders worldwide and many aspects of anxiety can be observed. Anxious patients often consult primary care physicians for their treatment, but in most cases they do not accept the diagnosis o ...
  • Advances in Applied Electromyography
    Advances in Applied Electromyography
    Edited by Joseph Mizrahi
    ISBN 978-953-307-382-8,
    Edited Volume
    224 pages, August, 2011
    The electrical activity of the muscles, as measured by means of electromyography (EMG), is a major expression of muscle contraction. This book aims at providing an updated overview of the recent developments in electromyography from diverse aspects a ...
  • Gangrene - Current Concepts and Management Options
    Gangrene - Current Concepts and Management Options
    Edited by Alexander Vitin
    ISBN 978-953-307-386-6,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • New Aspects of Ventricular Assist Devices
    New Aspects of Ventricular Assist Devices
    Edited by Guillermo Reyes
    ISBN 978-953-307-676-8,
    Edited Volume
    142 pages, August, 2011
    Ventricular assist device has become one of the standard therapies for the support and the management of the failing heart. Updating our knowledge about these devices is mandatory in order to improve patient outcomes. In this book we can read the eff ...
  • Stem Cells in Clinic and Research
    Stem Cells in Clinic and Research
    Edited by Ali Gholamrezanezhad
    ISBN 978-953-307-797-0,
    Edited Volume
    816 pages, August, 2011
    Based on our current understanding of cell biology and strong supporting evidence from previous experiences, different types of human stem cell populations are capable of undergoing differentiation or trans-differentiation into functionally and biolo ...
  • Gene Therapy Applications
    Gene Therapy Applications
    Edited by Chunsheng Kang
    ISBN 978-953-307-541-9,
    Edited Volume
    502 pages, August, 2011
    The aim of our book is to provide a detailed discussion of gene therapy application in human diseases. The book brings together major approaches: (1) Gene therapy in blood and vascular system, (2) Gene therapy in orthopedics, (3) Gene therapy in geni ...
  • Targets in Gene Therapy
    Targets in Gene Therapy
    Edited by Yongping You
    ISBN 978-953-307-540-2,
    Edited Volume
    446 pages, August, 2011
    This book aims at providing an up-to-date report to cover key aspects of existing problems in the emerging field of targets in gene therapy. With the contributions in various disciplines of gene therapy, the book brings together major approaches: Tar ...
  • Brain Tumors - Current and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies
    Brain Tumors - Current and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies
    Edited by Ana L. Abujamra
    ISBN 978-953-307-588-4,
    Edited Volume
    432 pages, August, 2011
    Brain Tumors: Current and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies focuses on tumor models, the molecular mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of this disease, and on the new diagnostic and treatment strategies utilized to stage and treat this malignancy. ...