Advances in Medicine and Biology. Volume 90

Leon V. Berhardt (Editor)

Series: Advances in Medicine and Biology
BISAC: MED000000



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Special issue: Resilience in breaking the cycle of children’s environmental health disparities
Edited by I Leslie Rubin, Robert J Geller, Abby Mutic, Benjamin A Gitterman, Nathan Mutic, Wayne Garfinkel, Claire D Coles, Kurt Martinuzzi, and Joav Merrick


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In this next edition of “Advances in Medicine and Biology,” chapters include research on the obesity prevention programs for elementary school-age children; foreign body ingestion in children; the use of fluorescent tracer retrograde labeling to identify somatosensory dorsal root ganglia neurons; the contribution of PGE2 induced nociceptor sensitization and potentiation to chronic pain conditions; ultrasounds for trigeminal neuralgia; postoperative monitoring after free tissue transfers; the mobilization, collection and transfusion of granulocytes; the defects of granulocytes and granulopoiesis; near infrared spectroscopy in neonatal clinical monitoring and in the food and pharmaceutical industries; and Sarco(endo)Plasmic Reticulum Calcium-ATPases (SERCAs) and MicroRNAs.
(Imprint: Nova Biomedical)


Chapter 1
Qualitative Evaluation of an Obesity Prevention Program for Elementary School-Age Children
(Laura A. Nabors, Teminijesu John Ige, Patrice D. DeLeon, M. Ed. Paige Young, Undergraduate Student, and Mary E. Devlin, Undergraduate Student, Health Promotion and Education Program, School of Human Services, University of Cincinnati, USA)

Chapter 2
Foreign Body Ingestion in Children: Epidemiology, Clinical Manifestations and Management
(Chiara Mameli, Dario Dilillo, Erica Galli, Giulia Ramponi, Fabio Meneghin, Francesca Penagini, and Gian Vincenzo Zuccotti, Department of Pediatrics, University of Milan, V. Buzzi Hospital, Milan, Italy, and others)

Chapter 3
Identification of Somatosensory Dorsal Root Ganglia Neurons through Fluorescent Tracer Retrograde Labeling
(Yao-Qing Yu, Institute for Biomedical Sciences of Pain, Tangdu Hospital, The Fourth Military Medical University, China, and others)

Chapter 4
PGE2 Induced Nociceptor Sensitization and Potentiation Contribute to Chronic Pain Conditions
(Weiya Ma, Douglas Mental Health University Institute and Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada)

Chapter 5
Ultrasound Guided Nerve Block for Trigeminal Neuralgia
(Kenichi Takechi, Kotaro Kikuchi and Takumi Nagaro, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Toon, Japan)

Chapter 6
Postoperative Monitoring after Free Tissue Transfer: Current Technologies
(Christopher S. Crowe, Simone W. Glaus, Gordon K. Lee, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA)

Chapter 7
Mobilization, Collection and Transfusion of Granulocytes
(Rainer Moog and Naska Moog, German Red Cross Blood Donor Service North-East, Institute Cottbus and the University of Rostock, Institute of Biology, Cottbus, Germany)

Chapter 8
Defects of Granulocytes and Granulopoiesis
(Faiza Basheer, Clifford Liongue, Sarah Shigdar, and Alister C. Ward, School of Medicine and Centre for Molecular and Medical Research, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia)

Chapter 9
Near Infrared Spectroscopy: The Next Standard of Care in Neonatal Clinical Monitoring
(Stephanie M. Cruz, Adesola C. Akinkuotu, Oluyinka O. Olutoye, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Texas Children’s Hospital, The Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA)

Chapter 10
Application of Near Infrared Spectroscopy in the Food and Pharmaceutical Industries
(Aderval S. Luna and Jéssica S. A. Pinho, Rio de Janeiro State University, Department of Analytical Chemistry, Maracanã – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Chapter 11
Sarco(endo)Plasmic Reticulum Calcium-ATPases (SERCAs) and MicroRNAs
(Emanuela Boštjančič, Damjan Glavač, Department of Molecular Genetics, Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)


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