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Published:
October 23, 2014
Editor(s):
Kevin G. Burnand, John Black, Steven A. Corbett, William E.G. Thomas
Written for medical students and junior doctors, the fifth edition of this essential textbook has been fully revised and updated, including additional illustrations and photographs. The text teaches the clinical symptoms and signs of surgical disease, stressing the importance of a thorough history 
Published:
October 23, 2014
Editor(s):
Kevin K. W. Wang, Zhiqun Zhang, Firas H. Kobeissy
This book explores the recent advances in the techniques and platforms used in biomarker research that have revolutionized the way we study, diagnose, and treat brain injury conditions. The contributors describe different biomarker studies pertaining to brain injury and other neurological disorders 
Published:
October 21, 2014
Editor(s):
Mack Cheney, Tessa Hadlock
Facial Surgery: Plastic and Reconstructive covers the full range of aesthetic and reconstructive techniques in facial plastic surgery. This new book, which arose from an earlier edition, is intended to capture a broader scope of intellectual energy and surgical creativity that globalization of the 
Published:
October 20, 2014
Editor(s):
Ana M. Gimenez-Arnau, Howard I. Maibach
Contact urticaria syndrome was first defined in 1975 and since then scientific interest has steadily increased. New cases are continuously being reported furnishing information on novel clinical features. A large number of compounds could be responsible for triggering the syndrome including 
Published:
October 20, 2014
Editor(s):
Robin Lewallen, Adele Clark, Steven R. Feldman
The Clinical Handbook of Contact Dermatitis: Diagnosis and Management by Body Region uses a succinct approach to help clinicians manage this multifaceted subject area. Organized by body region, the handbook presents the most common allergens and irritants for a given location. It discusses 
Published:
October 16, 2014
Editor(s):
Margaret Farquharson, James Hollingshead, Brendan Moran
Sixty years after its first publication, Farquharson's Textbook of Operative General Surgery remains firmly established as a classic textbook for general surgeons throughout the world, whether they are just embarking on training or are well established in their career. This tenth edition has been 
Published:
October 16, 2014
Editor(s):
José das Neves, Bruno Sarmento
The worldwide impact of HIV/AIDS is well recognized. This book provides for the first time a thorough and critical overview of current aspects, recent developments, and trends in the formulation and drug delivery concerning anti-HIV microbicides by leading scientists in the field. Additionally, 
Published:
October 15, 2014
Editor(s):
Peter R.J. Reaburn
Addresses the Aging Process and Its Effect on Sports Performance Age-related changes influence all physiological systems, including those used during exercise and sport. Highlighting masters athletes—older adults who train and compete in organized sports—Nutrition and Performance in Masters 
Published:
October 15, 2014
Editor(s):
Venkatramanujan Srinivasan, Gabriella Gobbi, Samuel D. Shillcutt, Sibel Suzen
There is growing interest in the field of melatonin research regarding its neurobiological mechanisms as well as its repercussions in clinical practice. Melatonin: Therapeutic Value and Neuroprotection explores melatonin’s neuroprotective effects and discusses the therapeutic potential of melatonin 
Published:
October 15, 2014
Author(s):
Allan Hobson
Psychodynamic Neurology: Dreams, Consciousness, and Virtual Realty presents a novel way of thinking about the value of dreaming, based in solid comprehension of scientific research on sleep and dreams, but with deep understanding of psychoanalytic and other interpretations of dreams. This book: