Medicine Research Summaries. Volume 15 (with Biographical Sketches)

Zhongwen Liáng (Editor)
Bibao Zhang (Editor)

Series: Medicine Research Summaries
BISAC: MED014000



Volume 10

Issue 1

Volume 2

Volume 3

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


Digitally watermarked, DRM-free.
Immediate eBook download after purchase.

Product price
Additional options total:
Order total:



This book is a continuation of the book Medicine Researcher Biographical Sketches and Research Summaries which compiles biographical sketches of top professionals in the field of medicinal research, as well as research summaries from a number of different focuses in this important field. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical)


Part I Researcher Biographical Sketches

Chapter 1. Maria Asunción Aguilar Calpe

Chapter 2. Maria Camilla Bergonzi

Chapter 3. Leandra H. Burke

Chapter 4. Edward Chu

Chapter 5. Sergey V. Dorozhkin

Chapter 6. Laila El Amrani

Chapter 7. Hector Ricardo Galvan Garcia

Chapter 8. Guo-Wei He

Chapter 9. Adriana Mihaela Iliesiu

Chapter 10. Natsuko Kakudo

Chapter 11. Peter Koulen

Chapter 12. Yasuo Kudoh

Chapter 13. Martin J. Mangino

Chapter 14. Laura Nabors

Chapter 15. Valentin Oprea

Chapter 16. Sara Palermo

Chapter 17. Geoffrey L. Ream

Chapter 18. Ana Bela Sarmento Ribeiro

Chapter 19. Martine Simard

Chapter 20. Torrance T. Stephens

Chapter 21. Virginia Vanzzini-Zago

Chapter 22. Daniel P. Wilhite

Part II Research Summaries

Chapter 23. The Functional and Translational Immunology of Regulatory T Cells (Tregs), the Anti-Tumor T Cell Response, and Cancer
(Michael A. Alexander)

Chapter 24. Stem Cells: Cellular and Drug Therapies Volume 2
(Philippe Taupin)

Chapter 25. A Quality Improvement Imperative: Achieving Command over Hospital Acquired Infections in Intensive Care Units
(Matthew C. Exline, Syed Masood and Madhuri M. Sopirala)

Chapter 26. Medicare and the Escalating Costs of US ESRD Care Compared with the United Kingdom National Health Service: A Case Study of Reengineering Current US CDC Hepatitis B Virus Testing Protocols among Hemodialysis Patients to Achieve Cost Savings - The Use of a New IT Software Program, the CKD Express©, to Achieve Cost-Effective CKD Care for the US Medicare
(Macaulay Amechi Onuigbo and Nneoma Agbasi)

Chapter 27. Effects of Exercise and the Impact on Cognitive Health in Normal, Healthy, Older Adults
(Jaimie L. Miesel and F. Richard Ferraro)

Chapter 28. Fluoroquinolones: Chemistry, Uses, Resistance and Adverse Effects
(Silvia Marchesan and Yue Qu)

Chapter 29. Treatment of Skull Base Tumors with Proton Radiation Therapy: Potential, Evidence and Perspectives
(Dante Amelio, Marco Cianchetti, Barbara Rombi, Sabina Vennarini, Francesco Dionisi, Lorenzo Vinante and Maurizio Amichetti)

Chapter 30. Phytobalneotherapy in Rheumatic Diseases
(Sara Cheleschi, Sara Tenti, Giovanni Guadagni and Antonella Fioravanti)

Chapter 31. Strategies to Increase Awareness and Adherence to Infection Control and Reduce Nosocomial Infection Rates in Neonatal Intensive Care
(Ula El-Kafrawy)

Chapter 32. Neurological Side Effects of Ciprofloxacin
(Ahad A. Abdalla, Valerie Tsang and Sadigg A. Abdalla)

Chapter 33. Serum Amyloid A−LDL (SAA-LDL) as a Cardiometabolic Risk Marker
(Kazuhiko Kotani)

Chapter 34. Superwarfarin Poisoning
(Stela Rutović and Marinko Dikanović)

Chapter 35. Edema: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options
(Chinaka O. Nwaehujor, Onyedikachi A. Adika and Godwin O. Igile)

Chapter 36. Microbiological Hazards Associated with Infant Formula
(Mary Anne Roshni Amalaradjou and Kumar Venkitanarayanan)

Chapter 37. Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
(Sushma Singh and Nancy Khardori)

Chapter 38. IL-7 in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Pathogenesis, Biomarker and Rationale for Anti-IL-7 Therapy
(Frederique Ponchel, Agata Burska, Effie Myrthianou and George Goulielmos)

Chapter 39. Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis: From Risk Factors to Prevention
(Eduardo Rodrigues-Pinto, Pedro Pereira and Guilherme Macedo)

Chapter 40. Chronic Subdural Hematomas in Elderly Patients Treated by Burr Hole Craniostomy with One-Year Follow-Up: A Single Centre Experience
(M. Luongo, Michelangelo Grassi and Umberto Godano)

Chapter 41. Basic Approach to Metabolic Acidosis
(Consolación Rosado, Rosario Manzanedo, Carmen Felipe, Begoña Alaguero, Amelia Fidalgo, Carlos Chacón and Jesús Martín)

Chapter 42. The Biomechanics of the Ankle Joint
(M. R. Nannaparaju, W. S. Khan and K. Vemulapall)

Chapter 43. Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Severe Hemorrhagic Shock
(Ke-seng Zhao, Rui Song and Xingmin Wang)

Chapter 44. Early Hematoma Enlargement after ICH: Current Diagnosis and Treatment
(Qi Li, Bernard Yan, Xinyu Zhou and Peng Xie)

Chapter 45. Thoracic Hematomas
(Walid Leonardo Dajer-Fadel)

Chapter 46. Peritonitis Related to Peritoneal Dialysis (PD/Peritonitis)
(Alejandro Treviño-Becerra)

Chapter 47. Molecular Mechanisms of Renal Tubular Acidosis
(Shoko Horita, Osamu Yamazaki, Motonobu Nakamura, Hideomi Yamada, Masashi Suzuki and George Seki)

Chapter 48. The Importance of Regulation of Body Fluid pH in the Development and Progression of Metabolic Diseases
(Wataru Aoi and Yoshinori Marunaka)

Chapter 49. Lactic Acidosis in HIV-Infected Patients: Causes, Treatment and Prevention
(Gordana Dragovic, Jovana Kusic, Danijela Sekulic and Djordje Jevtovic)

Chapter 50. Taxonomy for Mechanical Ventilation
(Robert L. Chatburn and Wally Carlo)

Chapter 51. A Current Update on Avian Pathogenic Escherichia coli
(Indu Upadhyaya, Hsin-Bai Yin, Anup Kollanoor-Johny and Kumar Venkitanarayanan)

Chapter 52. Figurate Erythemas and Paraneoplastic Syndromes: Importance of Early Diagnosis
(Lorea Zubiaga and Jaime Ruiz Tovar)

Chapter 53. Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation
(José M. Beleña and Mónica Nuñez)

Chapter 54. Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci: Diversity, Antimicrobial Resistance and Their Role in Human Disease
(Luiza Pinheiro and Maria de Lourdes Ribeiro de Souza da Cunha)

Chapter 55. Virus-Like Particles: A Platform towards Vaccine Development against Poultry Viral Diseases
(Sohini Dey and C. Madhan Mohan)

Chapter 56. Rosiglitazone Acts on the Vascular KATP Channel and Compromises Coronary Circulation
(Chun Jiang, Lei Yu, Yingji Wang and Xin Jin)

Chapter 57. Creativity, Innovation and Bone Health in Times of Crisis: Innovation or Failure
(Antonio Bazarrra-Fernandez)

Chapter 58. The Wide World of Hydrocortisone
(Marta Bellon, Jaime Ruiz-Tovar, Antonio Arroyo Sebastián and Rafael Calpena)

Chapter 59. Seroprevalence Estimation with Adjustment for Partial Verification of Screen-Positive Donor Candidates
(Emil Kupek) 

Chapter 60. Prevalence of Group A Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus Oropharyngeal Colonization in Children and Therapeutic Regimen Based on Antistreptolysin Levels: Data from a City from Southern Brazil
(Alexandre Bueno Merlini, Carolina Sartini Stocco, Polliane Arruda, Cecília Fanha Dornelles, Celso Luiz Borges, Larissa Bail and Marcelo Derbli Schafranski)

Chapter 61. The Effective Application of Monepantel and Derquantel as New Anthelminthics in Sheep
(Zhongli Sun, Guiyan Yuan and Ruichen Guo)

Chapter 62. Pioglitazone to Prevent Diabetes-Related Atrial Fibrillation
(Tong Liu, Changle Liu, Huaying Fu and Guangping Li)

Chapter 63. Recovery of Biosynthetic Penicillins
(M. I. Yakhkind, K. R. Tarantseva, M. A. Marynova, P. A. Storozhenko and M. M. Rasulov)

Chapter 64. The Elaboration of High-Molecular-Weight Heparin Complex with Aspartic Acid and the Study of Its Activity
(L. S. Nikolaeva, L. A. Lyapina, V. A. Palylin, T. Yu. Obergan, A. N. Semenov, D. S. Karlov and P. E. Bragin)

Chapter 65. Emerging Influenza and Risk of Blood Transfusion
(Somsri Wiwanitkit and Viroj Wiwanitkit)

Chapter 66. Neglected Tropical Diseases: Updates in the Diagnosis of Visceral Leishmaniasis
(Amal A. El-Moamly, Mohamed A. ly El-Sweify and Mohamad A. Hafez)

Chapter 67. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Sleep Disorders: A Wake-Up Call for Physicians and Their Patients
(Edward C. Oldfield IV, Parth J. Parekh, Vaishnavi Challapalli Sri, and David A. Johnson)

Chapter 68. Soybean-Derived Thyroglobulin As an Analyte Specific Reagent for In Vitro Diagnostic Tests and Devices
(Kenneth L. Bost, Kevin C. Lambirth, Laura C. Hudson and Kenneth J. Piller)

Chapter 69. Optic Neuritis and Sarcoidosis
(Robert P. Baughman and Karl C. Golnik)

Chapter 70. Radiculotherapy: Diagnosis, Treatment Options and Clinical Outcomes
(Han Chen, Sean W. Kaloostian and Paul E. Kaloostian)

Chapter 71. Impact of Betaine HCl on the Absorption of Orally Administered Drugs
(Marc R. Yago, Joseph A. Ware and Leslie Z. Benet)

Chapter 72. Relationships between Disease Activity, Work-Home Conflict and Burnout among Crohn's Disease Patients
(Farida Mouda, Marcel Lourel, Judith Mouchard, Julien Blot, Eric Lerebours and Guillaume Savoye)

Chapter 73. Global Challenges in the Identification and Management of Pre-Eclampsia
(M. Hall, N. L. Hezelgrave and A. H. Shennan)

Chapter 74. Management of Fibromyalgia Symptoms: Effectiveness of Physiotherapy on Balance and Functionality
(Elisa María Garrido Ardila, Luis Espejo Antúnez, Juan Rodríguez Mansilla and María Victoria González López-Arza)

Chapter 75. Acid Indigestion: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options
(Renata Carvalho de Miranda Chaves and Tomás Navarro-Rodriguez)

Chapter 76. Environmental Factors Stimulating the Manifestation of Iodine Deficiency Disorders: A Study on Pregnant Women
(Anelia V. Bivolarska, Penka D. Gatseva and Tatyana I. Vlaykova)

Chapter 77. Preoperative Serum Thyroglobulin Concentration As a Predictive Factor of Malignancy in Follicular and Hürthle Cell Neoplasms of the Thyroid Gland
(Nikola Besic and Jerica Skedelj)

Chapter 78. Thyroglobulin Antibodies in Patients with Skin Disorders
(Emina Kasumagic-Halilovic, Nermina Ovcina-Kurtovic and Sladana Samardzic)

Chapter 79. Financing Health Care: How to Bridge the Gap in Human Resources for Health
(Abdeen M. Omer and Gamal K. Ali)

Chapter 80. Writing for Publication: Easy-to-Follow Template Guides for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals
(Darlene Sredl)

Chapter 81. Central Nervous System Manifestations of TSC
(Sam Amin)

Chapter 82. Methadone: History, Pharmacology, Physical Effects and Clinical Implications
(Hong Wu, Peter V. Gikas and Peter Connelly)

Chapter 83. Dietary Aspects, Weight Issues and Bone Health at and Post-Menopause
(Trishnee Bhurosy, Yashvee Dunneram and Rajesh Jeewon)

Chapter 84. Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necolysis: Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Clinical Management
(Abdelbaset A. Elzagallaai, Joshua Tobe and Michael J. Rieder)

Chapter 85. Biosensors and Their Applications in Healthcare: A Review
(Akash Kumar Bhoi and Karma Sonam Sherpa)

Chapter 86. Study on Riboflavin Encapsulation by Cyclodextrins
(Irina V. Terekhova)

Chapter 87. Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (Anti-CCP) Antibodies in Different Autoimmune Diseases
(Alexandre Bueno Merlini, Marcelo Derbli Schafranski, Fabiana Postiglione Mansani, Grace Arrielo de Castro Piardi, Carolyn Maria Geus de Wenceslau and Cecília Fanha Dornelles)

Chapter 88. The Role of Flaxseed on Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) in Rabbits Submitted to a Hypercholesterolemic Diet
(Caroline Tatim Saad, Dalton Bertolim Précoma, Alexandre Bueno Merlini, Sérgio Ossamu Ioshii and Ana Flávia Champoski)

Chapter 89. Opportunistic Eye Infections in Transplant Patients
(Michael W. Stewart)

Chapter 90. Clinical Manifestations of Acute Baclofen Toxicity in Adults
(Leslie Tamura, Frank K. Jackson, Dan Quan and Richard W. Carlson)

Chapter 91. A Model of Information System for Healthcare: Global Vision and Integrated Data Flows
(David Rojas and Javier Carnicero)

Chapter 92. An Overview of Eye-Related Photophobia
(R. A. Armstrong)

Chapter 93. Advances in Apical Microsurgery: Technique, Materials and Prognosis
(Mariane M. Azuma, Pedro F. E. Bernabé, Diego Valentim, João E. Gomes-Filho, Eloi Dezan-Júnior, Gustavo Sivieri-Araujo, Rogério C. Jacinto and Luciano T. A. Cintra)

Chapter 94. Treatment of Implant Surfaces: Insights, Outcomes and Limitations
(Cássia Bellotto Corrêa, Ana Lúcia Roselino Ribeiro, Lívia Alves Corrêa Moretti, Alberto Consolaro and Elcio Marcantonio Junior)

Chapter 95. Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for GH-Producing Adenomas
(Yoshiyasu Iwai and Kenichi Ishibashi)

Chapter 96. Dental Considerations for Acromegaly: A Review
(Katsuaki Mishima and Yoshiya Ueyama) 

Chapter 97. Fungal Vaccines: State of the Art
(Laura E. Castrillón Rivera and Alejandro Palma Ramos)

Chapter 98. Assessment of the Substandard Drugs in Developing Countries: The Impact of the Pharmaceutical Regulations on the Quality of Medicines on the Sudanese Market Importers’ Perspective
(Abdeen M. Omer and Gamal K. M. Ali)

Chapter 99. Intestinal Colic: A Review
(Elroy Patrick Weledji)

Chapter 100. Infectious Agents and Autoimmunity in Acute Coronary Atherothrombosis
(Ivana Burazor and Aristo Vojdani)

Chapter 101. Pemphigus Vulgaris: Autoimmune Bullous Disease
(Danka Švecová)

Chapter 102. High Prevalence of Uterine Fibroids in Women of Color
(Torie C. Plowden, Monica N. Modi, Lisa Green and Alicia Y. Armstrong)

Chapter 103. Somatic Stem Cells in Leiomyoma Formation
(Aymara Mas and Carlos Simón)

Chapter 104. Obesity, Inflammation and Fibroids
(Monica N. Modi, Charles Armstrong and William H. Catherino)

Chapter 105. Uterine Fibroids and Endometrial Dysfunction
(Sara A. Mohamed, Waseem Khoder and Ayman Al-Hendy)

Chapter 106. Imaging of Leiomyoma
(Penelope L. Moyle, Amir Helmyand Susan Freeman)

Chapter 107. Etiology, Clinical Manifestations, Evaluation and Management of Uterine Leiomyoma
(Mohammad Ebrahim Parsanezhad and Bahia Namavar Jahromi)

Chapter 108. Recent advances in Medical Treatment of Uterine Fibroids
(Heba M. Eltoukhi and Ayman Al-Hendy)

Chapter 109. Medical Adjuncts for the Surgical Management of Uterine Fibroids
(Innie Chen, Catherine Allaire, Sukhbir S. Singh and George Vilos)

Chapter 110. Radiofrequency Volumetric Thermal Ablation of Symptomatic Uterine Fibroids: The Acessa Procedure
(Bruce B. Lee, Keith B. Isaacson and Michael P. Diamond)

Chapter 111. Treatment of Uterine Fibroids by Temporary Transvaginal Uterine Artery Occlusion: A Concept to Consider Further?
(Jay M. Berman, Elizabeth Puscheck, Michelle Yoscovits, Karen Collins, Roy Collins, and Michael P. Diamond) 

Chapter 112. Looking for New Druggable Targets in Uterine Fibroids
(Shahinaz Shalaby and Ayman Al-Hendy)

Chapter 113. Pathophysiology of Pyoderma Gangrenosum
(Nitin Tiwari, Tassia C. Kostopoulos and Alex G. Ortega-Loayza)

Chapter 114. Oral Anticoagulants: Old and New Therapy
(Giuseppe Dattilo, Gabriella Falanga, Matteo Casale, Myriam D’Angelo, Salvina Quattrocchi, Annalisa Lamari, Michele Scarano, Egidio Imbalzano and Paolo Busacca)

Chapter 115. Acute Gastroenteritis of Viral Etiology
(Vanda Bostik, Radek Sleha, Miloslav Salavec and Pavel Bostik)

Chapter 116. One Step Beyond Towards Identifying “Aging Phenotypes” by Quantifying T-Cell Receptor Excision Circles (TREC)
(Pierre Olivier Lang)

Chapter 117. Therapeutic Efficacy of the Caspofungin for Candida and Aspergillus Species and Resistance Mechanisms
(Ana Maria R. de Carvalho Parahym, Carolina M. da Silva, Reginaldo G. Lima-Neto, Danielle P. C. Macêdo, Pedro José Rolim Neto and Rejane P. Neves)

Chapter 118. Implication of Vδ1γδT Cells in Operational Tolerance after Human Liver Transplantation
(Takaaki Koshiba, Ying Li, Xiangdong Zhao, Hidenori Ohe, Hanna Nafady-Hego and G. Alex Bishop)

Chapter 119. Clinical Utility of Caspofungin in Ocular Fungal Infections
(Chin Fen Neoh, Mark Daniell, Elsie Chan, Pei Fang Neoh and David CM Kong)

Chapter 120. Effect of Hearing Loss on Traffic Safety and Mobility
(Birgitta Thorslund)

Chapter 121. Occupational Exposure to Ototoxic Chemicals
(M. P. Gatto, R. C. Bonanni, G. Tranfo, E. Strafella, L. Santarelli and M. Gherardi)

Chapter 122. Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss and Polymorphisms in Iron Homeostasis Genes
(D. Gemmati, A. Castiglione, M. Vigliano, A. Ciorba and C. Aimoni)

Chapter 123. Association between Sensorineural Hearing Loss and Sleep-disordered Breathing: Literature Review
(Antonella Ballacchino, Rosalia Gargano and Francesco Martines) 

Chapter 124. Chronic Tinnitus: Pith, Loudness, and Discomfort in Adults and Elderly Patients
(Adriane Ribeiro Teixeira, Letícia Petersen Schmidt Rosito, Bruna Macagnin Seimetz, Celso Dall’Igna and Sady Selaimen da Costa)

Chapter 125. The Molecular Pathogenesis of Dominant Deafness: Onychodystrophy (DDOD) Syndrome
(Yongyi Yuan, Xi Lin and Pu Dai)

Chapter 126. Novel Deafness Genes and Mutations Identified by
Next Generation Sequencing
(Xue Gao)

Chapter 127. Conduct Disorder in Children and Youth with Hearing Impairment
(Fadilj Eminovic and Sanja Dimoski)

Chapter 128. Radical Hysterectomy: Technique and Classification
(Elisa Picardo, Marco Mitidieri, Emilie Marion Canuto, Maria Grazia Baù, Francesco D’Addato, Chiara Benedetto and Saverio Danese)

Chapter 129. Urologic Complications after Hysterectomy
(Rebeca Díaz Murillo, Silvia Marín Camacho, Javier de Santiago, and Ignacio Zapardiel)

Chapter 130. The Effects of Simple and Radical Hysterectomy on Lower Urinary Tract Functions
(Funda Gungor Ugurlucan and Cenk Yasa)

Chapter 131. Laparoscopically Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy
(Kovit Khampitak and Yuthapong Werawatakul)

Chapter 132. The Effect of Simple Hysterectomy on Lower Urinary Tract Function
(Cheng Yu Long)

Chapter 133. Strategies for Preventing and Controlling Avian Influenza Outbreaks in Poultry
(Joseph J. Giambrone and Teresa V. Dormitorio)

Chapter 134. Genetic Evolution of Avian Influenza Virus of Subtype H9N2 in Dubai
(Rokshana Parvin, Kristin Heenemann and Thomas W. Vahlenkamp)

Chapter 135. Chinese Herbal Medicine: An Ancient Weapon on Emerging SARS
(Xiaoguang Wang, Shuai Bi, Fengxiao Zhu, Meiyi Xu and Bei Zhao)

Chapter 136. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome: Lessons in Planning for Pandemic Diseases
(Nada Mohsen and Nehad Nasef)

Chapter 137. The Implications of Sleep Restriction Research for Insomnia Diagnosis and Treatment
(Michael H. Bonnet and Donna L. Arand)

Chapter 138. Job Burnout in Internal Medicine Residents: Predictors, Consequences and Interventions
(Jon Ripp)

Chapter 139. Can Sedation Fulfill the Physiological Role of Sleep?
(Susana Vacas and Mervyn Maze)

Chapter 140. The Downstream Effect of Physician Stress and Burnout
(Alan H. Rosenstein)

Chapter 141. Personal and Organizational Burnout: The Holistic Perspective Reveals Serious Deficiencies
(Ruth Tröster)

Chapter 142. Medical Heads and Head Nurses between Managerialism and Professionalism: A Necessary Double-Bind?
(Véronique Haberey-Knuessi and Jean-Luc Heeb)

Chapter 143. Burnout and Impaired Cognitive Performance: Review of Evidence, Underlying Processes and Future Directions
(Arno van Dam, Ger P. J. Keijsers, Paul A. T. M. Eling and Eni S. Becker)

Chapter 144. Burnout Syndrome, Selected Psychological Variables, and Risk Factors of Cardiovascular Diseases
(Vladimír Kebza and Iva Šolcová)

Chapter 145. Work-Family Interface, Work Relations and Burnout in School Teachers: A Study on a Group of Subjects from Italian Primary Schools
(Maria Luisa Pedditzi)

Chapter 146. Burnout in Intensive Care: What Can Account on Differences between Doctors and Nurses in the Same Settings? A Multicentre Descriptive Study
(Carla Teixeira, Orquídea Ribeiro, António M. Fonseca and Ana S. Carvalho)

Chapter 147. Coping Strategies and Burnout: A Survey of Secondary School Teachers
(Maria Luisa Pedditzi)

Chapter 148. Academic Stress and Burnout among Medical Students at the End of Studying
(Dušan V. Backović)

Chapter 149. Burnout and Vocational Satisfaction: An Incremental Validity Study
(Michael Galea)

Chapter 150. Preventing Burnout in Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students Studying Medicine
(Fiona Moir, Mataroria Lyndon, Marcus A. Henning, Grace Wang, Jill Yielder and Andrew Hill)

Chapter 151. Burnout As a Risk Factor for Strain, Depressive Symptoms, Insomnia, Behavioral Outcomes, Suicide Attempts, and Well-Being among Full-Time Workers
(Tsukasa Kato)

Chapter 152. Burnout among Medical Professionals: Prevalence, Risk Factors and How to Combat the Epidemic
(Manit Arora)

Chapter 153. History and Mechanism of Action of Botulinum Toxin
(Giulia Ganzetti and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 154. Botulinum Toxin in Focal Idiopatic Hyperhidrosis
(Katia Giuliodori and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 155. Botulinum Toxin Type A for Aesthetic Use
(Simona De Blasio, and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 156. Hidradenitis Suppurativa: How to Treat with BoNT-A
(Emanuela Martina and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 157. Botulinum Toxin in Dermatology: What’s New?
(Anna Campanati and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 158. Lupus Renal Involvement: A Case-Based Atlas
(Gyl Eanes Barros Silva, Roberto Silva Costa, Márcio Dantas, Natalino Salgado Filho and Stanley de Almeida Araujo)

Chapter 159. Creating Wellness: An Integrative Approach An Introduction to the Natural Approach to Preventive Healthcare for Families, Athletes and Seniors
(John L. Stump, Donna Retzlaff-Roberts and David P. Sniezek)

Chapter 160. Stem Cells: The Basic Concept
(Hongxiu Ji and Kristiina O. Yang)

Chapter 161. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cells: The Principles
(Rohan Dharmakumar, Avinash Kali and Debiao Li)

Chapter 162. Direct Magnetic Labeling of Stem Cells
(Bensheng Qiu, Thomas Matula, Norman Beauchamp Jr. and Xiaoming Yang) 

Chapter 163. Indirect Magnetic Labeling of Stem Cells
(Anna V. Naumova and Charles E. Murry)

Chapter 164. Strategies for Delivery of Stem Cell
(Sandeep Vaidya and Manjiri Dighe)

Chapter 165. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Neurology
(Antje Arnold, Miroslaw Janowski and Piotr Walczak)

Chapter 166. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Liver
(Weitao Ye, Changhong Liang and Bin Zhou)

Chapter 167. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Oncology
(Mariangela Sottili, Chiara Gerini and Monica Mangoni)

Chapter 168. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Heart
(Morteza Mahmoudi and Phillip C. Yang)

Chapter 169. Creation of Animal Models for Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem cell Application in Vasculatures
(Feng Zhang, Yaoping Shi and Xiaoming Yang)

Chapter 170. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Vasculatures
(Yanfeng Meng and Xiaoming Yang)

Chapter 171. Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Clinical Application of Stem Cells: Current Status
(Wayne L. Monsky)

Chapter 172. Activities of Daily Living in Alzheimer’s Disease: Cognitive and Neural Correlates
(Laura M. A. Kane and William J. McGeown)

Chapter 173. Activities of Daily Living, Activities Parallel to Daily Living, and Disease-Specific Quality of Life in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis
(Kazuki Hirao)

Chapter 174. The Design of Robust Real-Time Wearable Fall Detection Systems Aiming for Fall Prevention
(D. Y. C. Lie, B. T. Nukala, J. Jacob, J. Tsay, N. Shibuya, P. E. Lie, A. I. Rodriguez, T. Q. Nguyen and S. Zupancic)

Chapter 175. Disability and Ethnicities
(Elva Dolores Arias-Merino, Carlos Arturo González-Núñez, Neyda Ma. Mendoza-Ruvalcaba and Beatriz A. Corona-Figueroa)

Chapter 176. Evaluation of Hand Functionality during Activities of Daily Living (ADL): A Review
(Margarita Vergara, Verónica Gracia-Ibáñez and Joaquín L. Sancho-Bru)

Chapter 177. Rehabilitation Strategies to Promote Independence in Daily Living Tasks for People with Cognitive Impairments
(Karen P. Y. Liu, Kirralee Hazeltine, Nikki Tulliani and Katie Balderi)

Chapter 178. Advances in Telemedicine Research: The Promise of MHealth in Prehospital Emergency Medicine
(Bibiana Metelmann and Camilla Metelmann)

Chapter 179. Regional Telemedicine Network for Diagnosis and Care of Cardiac Malformations
(Alessandro Taddei, Giuseppe Augiero, Alessio Ciregia, Fabrizio Conforti, Mario Cossu, Andrea Gori, Giacomo Piccini, Pierluigi Festa, Gianluca Rocchi and Luciano Ciucci)

Chapter 180. A Numerical Modeling of the Blood Flow with Cardiac Pulse in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
(Alejandro Acevedo-Malavé)

Chapter 181. A Pulsatile Blood Flow in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Using the Finite Volume Method
(Alejandro Acevedo-Malavé)

Chapter 182. A Computational Fluid Dynamics Study of the Blood Flow Using a Pulsatile Inlet Condition in the Ascending Aorta with Aneurysm Disease
(Alejandro Acevedo-Malavé)

Chapter 183. A Pulsatile Blood Flow in the Aorta Artery with Aneurysm deformation in presence of an Exovascular Stent Device
(Alejandro Acevedo-Malavé)

Chapter 184. Hyponatremia in Heart Failure
(Natallia Maroz, Yan Yatsynovich and Amir Kazory)

Chapter 185. Neuroglial Potassium Channels in Health and Disease
(Mina Perić and Pavle R. Andjus)

Chapter 186. Prevention of Peri-Implantitis Should Start at Treatment Planning
(Victor Goh, Chui Ling Goo and W. Keung Leung)

Chapter 187. Application of Direct Analysis in Real Time – Mass Spectrometry (DART-MS) for Designer Drug Identification
(J. Valentová and L. Habala) 

Chapter 188. Ticks’ Antioxidant Complex: A Defense Stronghold and a Potential Target for Their Control
(Remil Linggatong Galay, Emmanuel Pacia Hernandez, Kodai Kusakisako, Melbourne Rio Talactac, Kozo Fujisaki and Tetsuya Tanaka)

Chapter 189. Uncommon Gastrointestinal Disorders: Diagnosis and Management
(Sachin B. Ingle, Baban D. Adgaonkar, Chitra R. Hinge and Saleha Siddiqui)

Chapter 190. Herbal Medicine and Mechanisms for Cutaneous Wound Healing
(Juraiporn Somboonwong)

Chapter 191. Chinese Medicinal Herb: A Clinical Monograph of Radix Bupleuri (Chai Hu)
(Angela Wei Hong Yang and Jenny Kreiner)

Chapter 192. Chinese Herbal Medicines for Atopic Dermatitis: A Systematic Review
(Lu Li, Kam Lun Hon, Chi Chiu Wang and Ping Chung Leung)

Chapter 193. The Role of Sun Exposure in Skin Aging
(Raja Dahmane, Ruza Pandel, Polonca Trebse, and Borut Poljsak)

Chapter 194. Photoprotection Practices
(Jacqueline Selph, Ritva Vyas and Meg Gerstenblith)

Chapter 195. Sun Exposure and Protection Habits and Vitamin D Levels in Children and Adolescents with a History of Malignancy
(Yael Levy-Shraga and Dalit Modan-Moses)

Chapter 196. Risk Factors for Sun Exposure during Spring Break among College Students
(Marvin E. Langston, Stephanie G. Lashway and Leslie K. Dennis)

You have not viewed any product yet.