Open Access Books » Health Sciences

Our collection of 1,069 books.

  • Ascites - Physiopathology, Treatment, Complications and Prognosis
    Ascites - Physiopathology, Treatment, Complications and Prognosis
    Edited by Luis Rodrigo
    ISBN 978-953-51-3614-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3613-2,
    Edited Volume
    172 pages, November, 2017
    The term "ascites" is from the Greek word askites meaning "baglike." Although most commonly due to cirrhosis, severe liver disease or metastatic cancer, its presence can be a sign of other significant medical problems, such as Budd-Chiari syndrome. D ...
  • Electroencephalography
    Electroencephalography
    Edited by Phakkharawat Sittiprapaporn
    ISBN 978-953-51-3638-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3637-8,
    Edited Volume
    98 pages, November, 2017
    This edited volume Electroencephalography is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of medicine and health sciences. The book comprises single chapters authored b ...
  • Event-Related Potentials and Evoked Potentials
    Event-Related Potentials and Evoked Potentials
    Edited by Phakkharawat Sittiprapaporn
    ISBN 978-953-51-3640-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3639-2,
    Edited Volume
    90 pages, November, 2017
    This edited volume Event-Related Potentials and Evoked Potentials is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of medicine and health sciences. The book comprises si ...
  • Human Anatomy - Reviews and Medical Advances
    Human Anatomy - Reviews and Medical Advances
    Edited by Alina Maria Sisu
    ISBN 978-953-51-3612-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3611-8,
    Edited Volume
    160 pages, November, 2017
    "Anatomia clavus et clavis medicinae est." Anatomy is a fundamental science that studies the structure of the human body from ancient times. Over time, the discipline constantly expands with recent progress that has been produced in researching the h ...
  • Periodontitis - A Useful Reference
    Periodontitis - A Useful Reference
    Edited by Pachiappan Arjunan
    ISBN 978-953-51-3606-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3605-7,
    Edited Volume
    196 pages, November, 2017
    Periodontitis - A Useful Reference is a comprehensive book compiled by a team of experts with the objective of providing an overview of the basic pathology of "periodontitis" and its implication on oral health and general systemic health. Periodontit ...
  • Echinococcosis
    Echinococcosis
    Edited by Tonay Inceboz
    ISBN 978-953-51-3592-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3591-3,
    Edited Volume
    78 pages, November, 2017
    Echinococcosis is an important zoonotic helminth disease all over the world, since some forms may be fatal. The most common species leading to echinococcosis are Echinococcus granulosus, Echinococcus multilocularis, Echinococcus vogeli, and Echinococ ...
  • Neuroblastoma - Current State and Recent Updates
    Neuroblastoma - Current State and Recent Updates
    Edited by Chandrika Gowda
    ISBN 978-953-51-3584-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3583-8,
    Edited Volume
    166 pages, October, 2017
    Neuroblastoma (NBL) is the most common extracranial solid tumor of childhood, with about 700 new cases of neuroblastoma seen each year in the United States. The 5-year survival rate for children with high-risk NBL is only 50-60%, and this survival ra ...
  • Interpreting Cardiac Electrograms - From Skin to Endocardium
    Interpreting Cardiac Electrograms - From Skin to Endocardium
    Edited by Kevin A. Michael
    ISBN 978-953-51-3572-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3571-5,
    Edited Volume
    192 pages, October, 2017
    This is a reference book aimed at cardiologists, electrophysiologists and fellows in training. It presents an expansive review of cardiac electrogram interpretation in a collation of manuscripts that represent clinical studies, relevant anecdotal cas ...