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Comprehensive Surgical Management of Congenital Heart Disease, Second Edition

Comprehensive Surgical Management of Congenital Heart Disease, Second Edition

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Richard A Jonas

March 3, 2014

Since the first edition of this book was published in 2004, the management of congenital heart disease has continued to evolve at a rapid pace. Not only have new operations been developed and expanded, such as the intra/extracardiac conduit Fontan and the double root translocation for corrected tran...

Dallas Rhinoplasty: Nasal Surgery by the Masters, Third Edition

Dallas Rhinoplasty: Nasal Surgery by the Masters, Third Edition

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Rod J. Rohrich, William P. Adams, Jamil Ahmad, Jack Gunter

March 4, 2014

A renowned rhinoplasty reference, this two-volume set presents the work of recognized pioneers in the field who provide comprehensive coverage of primary and secondary rhinoplasty. From basic fundamentals and anatomy to the latest refinements and advances in technique, the book includes comprehensiv...

Melatonin: Therapeutic Value and Neuroprotection

Melatonin: Therapeutic Value and Neuroprotection

Venkatramanujan Srinivasan, Gabriella Gobbi, Samuel D. Shillcutt, Sibel Suzen

October 15, 2014

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...

Liver Metabolism and Fatty Liver Disease

Liver Metabolism and Fatty Liver Disease

Oren Tirosh

August 27, 2014

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the most common liver diseases worldwide affecting patients from all ages, races, and ethnic backgrounds. It comprises a spectrum of hepatic pathology ranging from simple steatosis, in which there is an increase of fat accumulation in hepatocytes, to...

Safe and Effective Exercise for Overweight Youth

Safe and Effective Exercise for Overweight Youth

Melinda S. Sothern

June 06, 2014

Based on decades of scientific research and clinical experience, Safe and Effective Exercise for Overweight Youth provides a scientifically supported and clinically relevant source of information that clinical health care providers, educators, public health, and fitness professionals may use to...

The Physiological Basis of Metabolic Bone Disease

The Physiological Basis of Metabolic Bone Disease

Borje Edgar Christopher Nordin, Howard Arthur Morris, Paul Anderson

May 19, 2014

Research into metabolic bone disease has made remarkable progress over the last 20 years, with the identification of numerous new molecules and pathways regulating bone cells as well as their plasma milieu. Their activities are largely regulated by the physiological status of the body incorporating...

Endocrinology in Clinical Practice, Second Edition

Endocrinology in Clinical Practice, Second Edition

Philip E. Harris, Pierre-Marc G. Bouloux

March 24, 2014

Endocrinology is a complex specialty that spans a wide range of diseases, disorders, and conditions. The field is now moving toward an increasingly personalized approach to patient management, with a greater focus on mechanisms of disease and biomarkers. Written by internationally renowned...

Immunonutrition: Interactions of Diet, Genetics, and Inflammation

Immunonutrition: Interactions of Diet, Genetics, and Inflammation

Bharat B. Aggarwal, David Heber

March 17, 2014

The interaction of immune function and nutrition underlies the low-grade chronic inflammation involved in the etiology of many common obesity-associated and age-related chronic disease conditions. This close interaction is the genesis of the term immunonutrition, which represents a new...

Handbook of Obesity – Volume 2: Clinical Applications, Fourth Edition

Handbook of Obesity – Volume 2: Clinical Applications, Fourth Edition

George A Bray, Claude Bouchard

February 20, 2014

Several major developments have occurred since the last edition of Handbook of Obesity: Clinical Applications, including new clinical trials, discoveries related to drug use, and greater understanding of the benefits of weight loss in obese patients. Now in its fourth edition, this volume continues...

Handbook of Obesity, Two-Volume Set

Handbook of Obesity, Two-Volume Set

George A. Bray, Claude Bouchard

February 19, 2014

This 2 volume set comprises of the 3rd edition of Volume 1 and the 4th edition of Volume 2, both published in 2014. In recent years, we’ve developed a much better grasp of the biological and other factors associated with the development of obesity. New clinical trials, discoveries related to drug...

Handbook of Obesity -- Volume 1: Epidemiology, Etiology, and Physiopathology, Third Edition

Handbook of Obesity -- Volume 1: Epidemiology, Etiology, and Physiopathology, Third Edition

George A. Bray, Claude Bouchard

February 10, 2014

In recent years, we’ve developed a much better grasp of the biological and other factors associated with the development of obesity. Reflecting our evolving understanding of causes and consequences, Handbook of Obesity: Epidemiology, Etiology, and Physiopathology provides comprehensive coverage of...

Gestational Diabetes: Origins, Complications, and Treatment

Gestational Diabetes: Origins, Complications, and Treatment

Clive Petry

February 07, 2014

Given the rapid increase in the worldwide incidence of gestational diabetes, the need for defining the risks and effects associated with raised glucose concentrations in pregnancy is great. Recent large studies are helping to define the risks, as well as identify the benefits of reducing glucose...

Clinical Nutrition: The Interface Between Metabolism, Diet, and Disease

Clinical Nutrition: The Interface Between Metabolism, Diet, and Disease

Leah Coles

December 13, 2013

The field of clinical nutrition as a whole seeks to consider the nutrition of patients within the healthcare system, paying attention to the interactions between diet, nutrition, and disease. To that end, this book discusses nutrition as both a contributing and managing factor in relation to...

Diabetes: A Comprehensive Treatise for Patients and Care Givers

Diabetes: A Comprehensive Treatise for Patients and Care Givers

Shamim I. Ahmad

December 12, 2013

Diabetes: A Comprehensive Treatise for Patients and Care Givers is written with the intention of keeping readers abreast of the latest advancements, understanding, emerging trends, and technology in the field of diabetes. Several tables help to facilitate understanding of the concepts presented....