Advances in Health and Disease. Volume 29


Lowell T. Duncan (Editor)

Series: Advances in Health and Disease
BISAC: HEA000000

Advances in Health and Disease. Volume 29 begins with a focus on Aeromonas species, Gram-negative rods belonging to the family Aeromonadaceae.
Next, the authors discuss the implications of gut microbiota in children with autism spectrum disorders, assessing the hypothesis that there is a relationship between emotional state and gut microbe abundance through the microbiota–gut–brain axis.
The many ways mitochondrial functions are compromised in the diseased state of the kidney are explored, targeting mitochondrial quality control as a promising therapeutic option for treating kidney dysfunctions.
Continuing, this compilation aims to set a new path for vaping through electronic cigarette or vaping associated lung injury analysis in terms of use, regulation and research.
One study attempts to explore parents’ perceptions of cerebral palsy, particularly the implications of cerebral palsy on the family in Italy.
Following this, the authors report on the role of the registered nurse advanced practitioner and registered nurses in the initiation, development and structuring of a child/family-centered pediatric neurosurgery healthcare system.
The concluding review focuses on tumor lysis syndrome, a high mortality complication accompanied by metabolic disorders seen after massive cell destruction as a result of spontaneous or cytotoxic treatment.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Aeromonas: An Overview
(Alka Nokhwal, Ravikant, Taruna Anand and R. K. Vaid, Department of Zoology and Aquaculture, College of Basic Sciences and Humanities, CCSHAU, Hisar, India, and others)

Chapter 2. Implications of Gut Microbiota and Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Autism
(Agustín Ernesto Martínez-González and Pedro Andreo-Martínez, Department of Developmental Psychology and Didactics, University of Alicante, Alicante, Spain, and others)

Chapter 3. Mitochondrial Quality Control in Kidney Dysfunctions – Recent Perspectives
(Indira D. Pokkunuri, Heart and Kidney Institute, College of Pharmacy, University of Houston, Houston, TX, US)

Chapter 4. The Mysterious Electronic Cigarette/Vaping Associated Lung Injury Syndrome (EVALI)
(Gabor Xantus, Laszlo Zavori, Anna V. Gyarmathy and Matheson, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, and others)

Chapter 5. Families Raising a Child with Cerebral Palsy in Italy
(Assimina Tsibidaki, Department of Primary Education, University of the Aegean, Rhodes, Greece)

Chapter 6. The Role of Nurse Practitioners in a Pediatric Neurosurgery Healthcare System: Providing Child/Family-Centered Care
(Hector E. James, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL, US)

Chapter 7. Tumor Lysis Syndrome
(Sonat Pınar Kara, MD, Department of Internal Medicine, Namık Kemal University, Tekirdağ, Turkey)


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