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Diseases of the Thyroid in Childhood and Adolescence (Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Vol. 11)
Diseases of the Thyroid in Childhood and Adolescence (Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Vol. 11)

This volume presents the latest global knowledge of thyroid disorders in infancy, childhood, and adolescence and represents experience and views from a panel of the world’s most renowned authorities on thyroid pathophysiology and clinical entities in the pediatric population. Both basic science and clinical aspects of thyroid disease...

Biofunctional Textiles and the Skin (Current Problems in Dermatology, Vol. 33)
Biofunctional Textiles and the Skin (Current Problems in Dermatology, Vol. 33)

In recent years the development of new technologies has permitted the production of 'functional' or 'smart' textiles. These fabrics are capable of sensing changes in environmental conditions or body functions and are adequately responding to them. They are able to absorb substances from the skin or to release therapeutic or...

New Concepts in Diabetes and Its Treatment
New Concepts in Diabetes and Its Treatment

Diabetes mellitus and its complications are conditions of growing importance from both the clinical and epidemiological standpoint. Diabetes has life-threatening complications affecting several organs and systems, with increased risk for ocular, renal, cardiac, cerebral, nervous and peripheral vascular disease. In many developed countries and...

Genome and Disease (Genome Dynamics, Vol. 1)
Genome and Disease (Genome Dynamics, Vol. 1)

Cancer and other genetic human diseases are caused by a variety of mutations, ranging from subtle sequence changes to larger genomic rearrangements and alterations in chromosome number (aneuploidy). With contributions by reputed experts, this book aims to update the knowledge on the multiple mechanisms of genomic instability leading to human...

Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus and Dysmetabolic Syndrome: 11th Nestlé Nutrition Workshop, Hangzhou, October-November 2005 (Nestlé ... Clinical & Performance Program, Vol. 11)
Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus and Dysmetabolic Syndrome: 11th Nestlé Nutrition Workshop, Hangzhou, October-November 2005 (Nestlé ... Clinical & Performance Program, Vol. 11)

Over the next decade, the global number of people with diabetes and at risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease is expected to grow by 25%, largely driven by the rising prevalence of obesity and inactivity. The problem is especially serious in Asia, where the WHO predicts that in less than a decade, 60% of the worldwide population with...

Emerging Viral Diseases of Southeast Asia (Issues in Infectious Diseases, Vol. 4)
Emerging Viral Diseases of Southeast Asia (Issues in Infectious Diseases, Vol. 4)

Southeast Asia has been the breeding ground for many emerging diseases in the past decade, e.g. the avian flu (H5N1) in Hong Kong in 1997, Nipah virus encephalitis in Malaysia in 1998, and, above all, the SARS outbreak in Southern China in 2002. Risk factors contributing to this situation include being economically disadvantaged, sub-standard...

Infection and Inflammation: Impacts on Oncogenesis (Contributions to Microbiology, Vol. 13)
Infection and Inflammation: Impacts on Oncogenesis (Contributions to Microbiology, Vol. 13)

The last two decades have shown that the local microenvironment plays a pivotal role in cancer progression. Cancer is not the result of mutation events in single cells, but of a complex interplay of tumor cells, inflammatory cells, stem cells, growth factors, cytokines, chemokines and DNA-damaging agents. This book provides an up-to-date...

Protein and Energy Requirements in Infancy and Childhood: 58th Nestlé Nutrition Workshop, Pediatric Program, Ho Chi Minh, November 2005 (Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series, Vol. 58)
Protein and Energy Requirements in Infancy and Childhood: 58th Nestlé Nutrition Workshop, Pediatric Program, Ho Chi Minh, November 2005 (Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series, Vol. 58)

In this volume, world-renowned specialists review the latest scientific information and recommendations for protein and energy requirements of infants and children. New data obtained with the latest techniques show significantly lower requirements for both energy and protein than previously thought. This will have far-reaching implications...

Neuroendovascular Surgery (Progress in Neurological Surgery, Vol. 17)
Neuroendovascular Surgery (Progress in Neurological Surgery, Vol. 17)

Over the past decades many surgical subspecialties have moved from traditionally open procedures towards minimally invasive approaches. With the advent of improved technology and smaller more maneuverable devices more delicate procedures have been developed. In this volume the most common neuroendovascular procedures currently practiced are...

Rifaximin: A Poorly Absorbed Antibiotic: Pharmacology and Clinical Use (Chemotherapy)
Rifaximin: A Poorly Absorbed Antibiotic: Pharmacology and Clinical Use (Chemotherapy)

Reprint of: Chemotherapy 2005, Vol. 51, Suppl. 1 Rifaximin is a semisynthetic rifamycin which is not absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. It has been available in Europe and other countries for several years, and has recently been approved for treatment of traveler’s diarrhea in the United States. Because of its broad spectrum of...

68: Optimizing Hemoglobin Levels and Beyond: Strength for Living and Meaningful Survival
68: Optimizing Hemoglobin Levels and Beyond: Strength for Living and Meaningful Survival
Significant advances in the treatment of patients with cancer have occurred over the last decade, as evidenced by steadily improving cure rates and extended durations of survival. There is often a critical trade-off, however, because more intense cytotoxic regimens may result in increased adverse events, including an...
Pathology Of Chronic Constipation In Pediatric And Adult Coloproctology
Pathology Of Chronic Constipation In Pediatric And Adult Coloproctology

This book is devoted to motility disorders of the gut and their diagnosis, a field which can be frustrating when classical histological staining techniques are used. The use of enzyme histochemical techniques, however, provides important information on functional abnormalities of colon motility, which is demonstrated here in more than two...

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