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  • 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 ...
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
    Edited by Wilbert S. Aronow
    ISBN 978-953-51-3710-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3709-2,
    Edited Volume
    184 pages, December, 2017
    The book Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery is an excellent update for health care professionals, taking care of patients who are being considered for or who have had coronary artery bypass graft surgery. The 8 chapters in this book are all written ...
  • Testes and Ovaries - Functional and Clinical Differences and Similarities
    Testes and Ovaries - Functional and Clinical Differences and Similarities
    Edited by Atef M. Darwish
    ISBN 978-953-51-3690-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3689-7,
    Edited Volume
    104 pages, December, 2017
    Male and female reproductive system similarities as well as differences should be taken into consideration by all scientists interested in this field. Some embryological, anatomical, histological, and clinical examples are addressed in this book. The ...
  • Current Topics in Giardiasis
    Current Topics in Giardiasis
    Edited by Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales
    ISBN 978-953-51-3654-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3653-8,
    Edited Volume
    174 pages, December, 2017
    Giardiasis is still a significant infectious and parasitic disease, caused by the protozoan Giardia intestinalis. There are estimates of more than 200 million cases of giardiasis occurred in the world annually. The advance in research in giardiasis d ...
  • Esophageal Abnormalities
    Esophageal Abnormalities
    Edited by Jianyuan Chai
    ISBN 978-953-51-3632-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3631-6,
    Edited Volume
    202 pages, December, 2017
    Human life relies on two basic supplies, oxygen and food. Oxygen can be utilized directly, but food has to go through a long process of digestion to become usable nutrients. The esophagus is the beginning part of this long journey. Because of its cri ...
  • Resuscitation Aspects
    Resuscitation Aspects
    Edited by Theodoros Aslanidis
    ISBN 978-953-51-3664-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3663-7,
    Edited Volume
    196 pages, December, 2017
    In an era of transition from “classic” Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) to assisted device-CPR or hemodynamic driven CPR, this book, published by InTechOpen, highlights some interesting aspects of resuscitation. Divided in three sectio ...
  • 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 ...