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  • Bedside Procedures
    Bedside Procedures NEW
    Edited by Gabriel Cismaru
    ISBN 978-953-51-3771-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3770-2,
    Edited Volume
    144 pages, January, 2018
    Shifting the performance of an invasive procedure from operating room or interventional lab to the ICU has advantages for both the patient and the doctor performing the procedure. The book is a guide to interventions that are commonly performed in th ...
  • Breast Imaging
    Breast Imaging
    Edited by Cherie M. Kuzmiak
    ISBN 978-953-51-3733-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3732-0,
    Edited Volume
    140 pages, January, 2018
    Early detection of breast cancer with screening mammography is still the best method we have in saving countless women's lives and decreasing the harms of overtreatment. This textbook encompasses relevant topics in daily patient care with breast imag ...
  • Vignettes in Patient Safety - Volume 2
    Vignettes in Patient Safety - Volume 2
    Edited by Michael S. Firstenberg and Stanislaw P. Stawicki
    ISBN 978-953-51-3731-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3730-6,
    Edited Volume
    202 pages, January, 2018
    Over the past two decades, the healthcare community increasingly recognized the importance and the impact of medical errors on patient safety and clinical outcomes. Medical and surgical errors continue to contribute to unnecessary and potentially pre ...
  • Stomach Disorders
    Stomach Disorders
    Edited by Jianyuan Chai
    ISBN 978-953-51-3729-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3728-3,
    Edited Volume
    124 pages, January, 2018
    We have realized that this is a rather light book by weight, but the subject is quite heavy. The stomach is not just a digestive organ. In fact, it carries many important duties far beyond digestion. No matter whether you are an educator, or a medica ...
  • Contemporary Topics of Pneumonia
    Contemporary Topics of Pneumonia
    Edited by Zissis C. Chroneos
    ISBN 978-953-51-3708-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3707-8,
    Edited Volume
    220 pages, December, 2017
    Pneumonia is an inflammatory disease of the air sacs and surrounding interstitium caused by infectious agents or by endogenous inflammatory tissue disorder termed interstitial pneumonia. The present book covers contemporary topics of community, hospi ...
  • Poisoning - From Specific Toxic Agents to Novel Rapid and Simplified Techniques for Analysis
    Poisoning - From Specific Toxic Agents to Novel Rapid and Simplified Techniques for Analysis
    Edited by Ntambwe Malangu
    ISBN 978-953-51-3682-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3681-1,
    Edited Volume
    216 pages, December, 2017
    This book, which is the result of contributions from a team of international authors, presents a collection of materials that can be categorized into two groups. The first group of papers deals with clinical toxicology topics including poisoning by a ...
  • Psychopathy - New Updates on an Old Phenomenon
    Psychopathy - New Updates on an Old Phenomenon
    Edited by Federico Durbano
    ISBN 978-953-51-3694-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3693-4,
    Edited Volume
    214 pages, December, 2017
    This book collects the contribution of a selected number of clinical psychiatrists interested in the clinical evaluation of specific issues on psychopathy. The nine chapters of the book address some relevant issues related to nosography, early recogn ...
  • Obstetrics
    Obstetrics
    Edited by Hassan Salah Abduljabbar
    ISBN 978-953-51-3704-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3703-0,
    Edited Volume
    198 pages, December, 2017
    Obstetrics is the field that deals with the well-being of the pregnant women as well as the labor and delivery of a healthy baby. Obstetricians work closely as neonatologists who deal with the care of the newborn baby to reduce chances of morbidity a ...