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Perceived Health and Adaptation in Chronic Disease

1st Edition

Francis Guillemin, Alain Leplege, Serge Briancon, Elisabeth Spitz, Joel Coste
May 20, 2019

Chronic diseases have become predominant in Western societies and in many developing countries. They affect quality of life and daily activities and require regular medical care. This unique monograph will bring readers up to date with chronic disease research, with a focus on health-related...

Lingual and Gastric Lipases: Their Role in Fat Digestion

1st Edition

Margit Hamosh
May 18, 2019

First published in 1990: This book discusses the role of fat digestion with regards to Lingual and Gastric Lipases....

Lifestyle Medicine, Third Edition

3rd Edition

James M. Rippe
May 17, 2019

The field of lifestyle medicine, which is the study of how daily habits and actions impact on both short- and long-term health and quality of life, continues to expand globally. The scientific and medical literature that supports the success of these lifestyle habits and actions is now overwhelming...

Diagnostic Ultrasound, Third Edition: Physics and Equipment

3rd Edition

Peter R Hoskins, Kevin Martin, Abigail Thrush
May 17, 2019

This popular text provides a comprehensive, yet accessible, introduction to the physics and technology of medical ultrasound, with high quality ultrasound images and diagrams throughout. Covering all aspects of the field at a level that meetings the requirements of accredited sonography courses, it...

Fibrinolysis in Disease: The Malignant Process, Interventions in Thrombogenic Mechanisms, and Novel Treatment Modalities

1st Edition

Pia Glas-Greenwalt
May 17, 2019

First published in 1995: Fibrinolysis in Disease reviews the state of the art of basic and clinical aspects of the fibrinolytic enzyme system. The text, authored by outstanding and internationally known investigators, is presented in two books. The Malignant Process, Interventions in Thrombogenic...

Bioengineering in Reproductive Medicine

1st Edition

Sujoy K. Guha
May 17, 2019

First published in 1990: The book discusse the use of Biomedical engineering in Reproductive Medicine....

Developments in Cancer Chemotherapy

1st Edition

Robert I. Glazer
May 17, 2019

First published in 1984: The broad scope of this book was intentionally designed as such to emphasize the enormous complexity, as well as the number of biological processes which can be exploited to derive new approaches for the treatment of cancer....

The Endothelium: Modulator of Cardiovascular Function

1st Edition

Thomas F. Luscher, Paul M. Vanhoutte
May 16, 2019

First published in 1990: The Endothelium: Modulator of Cardiovascular Function takes a comprehensive look at the role of the endothelium in cardiovascular control in health and disease. Experts offer detailed reviews on specific topics that address these roles of the endothelium: diffusion barrier,...

Barile’s Clinical Toxicology: Principles and Mechanisms

3rd Edition

Frank A. Barile
May 14, 2019

As with the two previous editions, Barile’s Clinical Toxicology: Principles and Mechanisms, Third edition, examines the complex interactions associated with clinical toxicological events as a result of therapeutic drug administration or chemical exposure. With special emphasis placed on signs and...

Cancer Clinical Trials: Current and Controversial Issues in Design and Analysis

1st Edition

Stephen L. George, Xiaofei Wang, Herbert Pang
May 12, 2019

Cancer Clinical Trials: Current and Controversial Issues in Design and Analysis provides statisticians with an understanding of the critical challenges currently encountered in oncology trials. Well-known statisticians from academic institutions, regulatory and government agencies (such as the U.S....

Dermatologic Reactions to Cancer Therapies

1st Edition

Gabriella Fabbrocini, Mario E. Lacouture, Antonella Tosti
May 10, 2019

Chemotherapy and radiotherapy for cancer can have devastating side effects on the skin of a patient. This innovative guide for both dermatologists and oncologists gives a good introduction both to therapy regimes and to dermatological management for medical professionals treating their patients....

Handbook of Aviation and Space Medicine: First Edition

1st Edition

Nicholas Green, Steven J. Gaydos, Ewan J. Hutchison, Ed Nicol
May 09, 2019

This highly practical guide is ideal for any medical professional who deals with the aerospace environment or is involved in the healthcare of aircrew or individuals preparing for or returning from aerospace travel. The book covers all the main aspects of aerospace medicine, including the salient...