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Editors: Zhongwen Liáng and Bibao Zhang
Book Description:
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)

Table of Contents:
Preface xxi

Part I Researcher Biographical Sketches

Chapter 1 Maria Asunción Aguilar Calpe 3
Chapter 2 Maria Camilla Bergonzi 7
Chapter 3 Leandra H. Burke 11
Chapter 4 Edward Chu 13
Chapter 5 Sergey V. Dorozhkin 15
Chapter 6 Laila El Amrani 17
Chapter 7 Hector Ricardo Galvan Garcia 19
Chapter 8 Guo-Wei He 21
Chapter 9 Adriana Mihaela Iliesiu 23
Chapter 10 Natsuko Kakudo 27
Chapter 11 Peter Koulen 29
Chapter 12 Yasuo Kudoh 33
Chapter 13 Martin J. Mangino 35
Chapter 14 Laura Nabors 37
Chapter 15 Valentin Oprea 41
Chapter 16 Sara Palermo 43
Chapter 17 Geoffrey L. Ream 45
Chapter 18 Ana Bela Sarmento Ribeiro 47
Chapter 19 Martine Simard 51
Chapter 20 Torrance T. Stephens 53
Chapter 21 Virginia Vanzzini-Zago 55
Chapter 22 Daniel P. Wilhite 57

Part II Research Summaries 59

Chapter 23 The Functional and Translational Immunology of Regulatory
T Cells (Tregs), the Anti-Tumor T Cell Response, and Cancer 61
(Michael A. Alexander)

Chapter 24 Stem Cells: Cellular and Drug Therapies Volume 2 65
(Philippe Taupin)

Chapter 25 A Quality Improvement Imperative: Achieving Command over Hospital Acquired Infections in Intensive Care Units 67
(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 69
(Macaulay Amechi Onuigbo and Nneoma Agbasi)

Chapter 27 Effects of Exercise and the Impact on Cognitive Health in Normal, Healthy, Older Adults 71
(Jaimie L. Miesel and F. Richard Ferraro)

Chapter 28 Fluoroquinolones: Chemistry, Uses, Resistance and Adverse Effects 73
(Silvia Marchesan and Yue Qu)

Chapter 29 Treatment of Skull Base Tumors with Proton Radiation Therapy: Potential, Evidence and Perspectives 75
(Dante Amelio, Marco Cianchetti, Barbara Rombi, Sabina Vennarini, Francesco Dionisi, Lorenzo Vinante and Maurizio Amichetti)

Chapter 30 Phytobalneotherapy in Rheumatic Diseases 77
(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 79
(Ula El-Kafrawy)

Chapter 32 Neurological Side Effects of Ciprofloxacin 81
(Ahad A. Abdalla, Valerie Tsang and Sadigg A. Abdalla)

Chapter 33 Serum Amyloid A−LDL (SAA-LDL) as a Cardiometabolic Risk Marker 83
(Kazuhiko Kotani)

Chapter 34 Superwarfarin Poisoning 85
(Stela Rutović and Marinko Dikanović)

Chapter 35 Edema: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options 87
(Chinaka O. Nwaehujor, Onyedikachi A. Adika and Godwin O. Igile)

Chapter 36 Microbiological Hazards Associated with Infant Formula 89
(Mary Anne Roshni Amalaradjou and Kumar Venkitanarayanan)

Chapter 37 Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis 91
(Sushma Singh and Nancy Khardori)

Chapter 38 IL-7 in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Pathogenesis, Biomarker and Rationale for Anti-IL-7 Therapy 93
(Frederique Ponchel, Agata Burska, Effie Myrthianou and George Goulielmos)

Chapter 39 Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis: From Risk Factors to Prevention 95
(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 97
(M. Luongo, Michelangelo Grassi and Umberto Godano)

Chapter 41 Basic Approach to Metabolic Acidosis 99
(Consolación Rosado, Rosario Manzanedo, Carmen Felipe, Begoña Alaguero, Amelia Fidalgo, Carlos Chacón and Jesús Martín)

Chapter 42 The Biomechanics of the Ankle Joint 101
(M. R. Nannaparaju, W. S. Khan and K. Vemulapall)

Chapter 43 Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Severe Hemorrhagic Shock 103
(Ke-seng Zhao, Rui Song and Xingmin Wang)

Chapter 44 Early Hematoma Enlargement after ICH: Current Diagnosis and Treatment 105
(Qi Li, Bernard Yan, Xinyu Zhou and Peng Xie)

Chapter 45 Thoracic Hematomas 107
(Walid Leonardo Dajer-Fadel)

Chapter 46 Peritonitis Related to Peritoneal Dialysis (PD/Peritonitis) 109
(Alejandro Treviño-Becerra)

Chapter 47 Molecular Mechanisms of Renal Tubular Acidosis 111
(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 113
(Wataru Aoi and Yoshinori Marunaka)

Chapter 49 Lactic Acidosis in HIV-Infected Patients: Causes, Treatment and Prevention 115
(Gordana Dragovic, Jovana Kusic, Danijela Sekulic and Djordje Jevtovic)

Chapter 50 Taxonomy for Mechanical Ventilation 117
(Robert L. Chatburn and Wally Carlo)

Chapter 51 A Current Update on Avian Pathogenic Escherichia coli 119
(Indu Upadhyaya, Hsin-Bai Yin, Anup Kollanoor-Johny and Kumar Venkitanarayanan)

Chapter 52 Figurate Erythemas and Paraneoplastic Syndromes: Importance of Early Diagnosis 121
(Lorea Zubiaga and Jaime Ruiz Tovar)

Chapter 53 Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation 123
(José M. Beleña and Mónica Nuñez)

Chapter 54 Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci: Diversity, Antimicrobial Resistance and Their Role in Human Disease 125
(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 127
(Sohini Dey and C. Madhan Mohan)

Chapter 56 Rosiglitazone Acts on the Vascular KATP Channel and Compromises Coronary Circulation 129
(Chun Jiang, Lei Yu, Yingji Wang and Xin Jin)

Chapter 57 Creativity, Innovation and Bone Health in Times of Crisis: Innovation or Failure 131
(Antonio Bazarrra-Fernandez)

Chapter 58 The Wide World of Hydrocortisone 133
(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 135
(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 137
(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 139
(Zhongli Sun, Guiyan Yuan and Ruichen Guo)

Chapter 62 Pioglitazone to Prevent Diabetes-Related Atrial Fibrillation 141
(Tong Liu, Changle Liu, Huaying Fu and Guangping Li)

Chapter 63 Recovery of Biosynthetic Penicillins 143
(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 145
(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 147
(Somsri Wiwanitkit and Viroj Wiwanitkit)

Chapter 66 Neglected Tropical Diseases: Updates in the Diagnosis of Visceral Leishmaniasis 149
(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 151
(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 153
(Kenneth L. Bost, Kevin C. Lambirth, Laura C. Hudson and Kenneth J. Piller)

Chapter 69 Optic Neuritis and Sarcoidosis 155
(Robert P. Baughman and Karl C. Golnik)

Chapter 70 Radiculotherapy: Diagnosis, Treatment Options and Clinical Outcomes 157
(Han Chen, Sean W. Kaloostian and Paul E. Kaloostian)

Chapter 71 Impact of Betaine HCl on the Absorption of Orally Administered Drugs 159
(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 161
(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 163
(M. Hall, N. L. Hezelgrave and A. H. Shennan)

Chapter 74 Management of Fibromyalgia Symptoms: Effectiveness of Physiotherapy on Balance and Functionality 165
(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 167
(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 169
(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 171
(Nikola Besic and Jerica Skedelj)

Chapter 78 Thyroglobulin Antibodies in Patients with Skin Disorders 173
(Emina Kasumagic-Halilovic, Nermina Ovcina-Kurtovic and Sladana Samardzic)

Chapter 79 Financing Health Care: How to Bridge the Gap in Human Resources for Health 175
(Abdeen M. Omer and Gamal K. Ali)

Chapter 80 Writing for Publication: Easy-to-Follow Template Guides for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals 177
(Darlene Sredl)

Chapter 81 Central Nervous System Manifestations of TSC 179
(Sam Amin)

Chapter 82 Methadone: History, Pharmacology, Physical Effects and Clinical Implications 181
(Hong Wu, Peter V. Gikas and Peter Connelly)

Chapter 83 Dietary Aspects, Weight Issues and Bone Health at and Post-Menopause 183
(Trishnee Bhurosy, Yashvee Dunneram and Rajesh Jeewon)

Chapter 84 Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necolysis: Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Clinical Management 185
(Abdelbaset A. Elzagallaai, Joshua Tobe and Michael J. Rieder)

Chapter 85 Biosensors and Their Applications in Healthcare: A Review 187
(Akash Kumar Bhoi and Karma Sonam Sherpa)

Chapter 86 Study on Riboflavin Encapsulation by Cyclodextrins 189
(Irina V. Terekhova)

Chapter 87 Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (Anti-CCP) Antibodies in Different Autoimmune Diseases 191
(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 193
(Caroline Tatim Saad, Dalton Bertolim Précoma, Alexandre Bueno Merlini, Sérgio Ossamu Ioshii and Ana Flávia Champoski)

Chapter 89 Opportunistic Eye Infections in Transplant Patients 195
(Michael W. Stewart)

Chapter 90 Clinical Manifestations of Acute Baclofen Toxicity in Adults 197
(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 199
(David Rojas and Javier Carnicero)

Chapter 92 An Overview of Eye-Related Photophobia 201
(R. A. Armstrong)

Chapter 93 Advances in Apical Microsurgery: Technique, Materials and Prognosis 203
(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 205
(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 207
(Yoshiyasu Iwai and Kenichi Ishibashi)

Chapter 96 Dental Considerations for Acromegaly: A Review 209
(Katsuaki Mishima and Yoshiya Ueyama) 

Chapter 97 Fungal Vaccines: State of the Art 211
(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 213
(Abdeen M. Omer and Gamal K. M. Ali)

Chapter 99 Intestinal Colic: A Review 215
(Elroy Patrick Weledji)

Chapter 100 Infectious Agents and Autoimmunity in Acute Coronary Atherothrombosis 217
(Ivana Burazor and Aristo Vojdani)

Chapter 101 Pemphigus Vulgaris: Autoimmune Bullous Disease 219
(Danka Švecová)

Chapter 102 High Prevalence of Uterine Fibroids in Women of Color 221
(Torie C. Plowden, Monica N. Modi, Lisa Green and Alicia Y. Armstrong)

Chapter 103 Somatic Stem Cells in Leiomyoma Formation 223
(Aymara Mas and Carlos Simón)

Chapter 104 Obesity, Inflammation and Fibroids 225
(Monica N. Modi, Charles Armstrong and William H. Catherino)

Chapter 105 Uterine Fibroids and Endometrial Dysfunction 227
(Sara A. Mohamed, Waseem Khoder and Ayman Al-Hendy)

Chapter 106 Imaging of Leiomyoma 229
(Penelope L. Moyle, Amir Helmyand Susan Freeman)

Chapter 107 Etiology, Clinical Manifestations, Evaluation and Management of Uterine Leiomyoma 231
(Mohammad Ebrahim Parsanezhad and Bahia Namavar Jahromi)

Chapter 108 Recent advances in Medical Treatment of Uterine Fibroids 233
(Heba M. Eltoukhi and Ayman Al-Hendy)

Chapter 109 Medical Adjuncts for the Surgical Management of Uterine Fibroids 235
(Innie Chen, Catherine Allaire, Sukhbir S. Singh and George Vilos)

Chapter 110 Radiofrequency Volumetric Thermal Ablation of Symptomatic Uterine Fibroids: The Acessa Procedure 237
(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? 239
(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 241
(Shahinaz Shalaby and Ayman Al-Hendy)

Chapter 113 Pathophysiology of Pyoderma Gangrenosum 243
(Nitin Tiwari, Tassia C. Kostopoulos and Alex G. Ortega-Loayza)

Chapter 114 Oral Anticoagulants: Old and New Therapy 245
(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 247
(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) 249
(Pierre Olivier Lang)

Chapter 117 Therapeutic Efficacy of the Caspofungin for Candida and Aspergillus Species and Resistance Mechanisms 251
(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 253
(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 255
(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 257
(Birgitta Thorslund)

Chapter 121 Occupational Exposure to Ototoxic Chemicals 259
(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 261
(D. Gemmati, A. Castiglione, M. Vigliano, A. Ciorba and C. Aimoni)

Chapter 123 Association between Sensorineural Hearing Loss and Sleep-disordered Breathing: Literature Review 263
(Antonella Ballacchino, Rosalia Gargano and Francesco Martines) 

Chapter 124 Chronic Tinnitus: Pith, Loudness, and Discomfort in Adults and Elderly Patients 265
(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 267
(Yongyi Yuan, Xi Lin and Pu Dai)

Chapter 126 Novel Deafness Genes and Mutations Identified by
Next Generation Sequencing 269
(Xue Gao)

Chapter 127 Conduct Disorder in Children and Youth with Hearing Impairment 271
(Fadilj Eminovic and Sanja Dimoski)

Chapter 128 Radical Hysterectomy: Technique and Classification 273
(Elisa Picardo, Marco Mitidieri, Emilie Marion Canuto, Maria Grazia Baù, Francesco D’Addato, Chiara Benedetto and Saverio Danese)

Chapter 129 Urologic Complications after Hysterectomy 275
(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 277
(Funda Gungor Ugurlucan and Cenk Yasa)

Chapter 131 Laparoscopically Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy 279
(Kovit Khampitak and Yuthapong Werawatakul)

Chapter 132 The Effect of Simple Hysterectomy on Lower Urinary Tract Function 281
(Cheng Yu Long)

Chapter 133 Strategies for Preventing and Controlling Avian Influenza Outbreaks in Poultry 283
(Joseph J. Giambrone and Teresa V. Dormitorio)

Chapter 134 Genetic Evolution of Avian Influenza Virus of Subtype H9N2 in Dubai 285
(Rokshana Parvin, Kristin Heenemann and Thomas W. Vahlenkamp)

Chapter 135 Chinese Herbal Medicine: An Ancient Weapon on Emerging SARS 287
(Xiaoguang Wang, Shuai Bi, Fengxiao Zhu, Meiyi Xu and Bei Zhao)

Chapter 136 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome: Lessons in Planning for Pandemic Diseases 289
(Nada Mohsen and Nehad Nasef)

Chapter 137 The Implications of Sleep Restriction Research for Insomnia Diagnosis and Treatment 291
(Michael H. Bonnet and Donna L. Arand)

Chapter 138 Job Burnout in Internal Medicine Residents: Predictors, Consequences and Interventions 293
(Jon Ripp)

Chapter 139 Can Sedation Fulfill the Physiological Role of Sleep? 295
(Susana Vacas and Mervyn Maze)

Chapter 140 The Downstream Effect of Physician Stress and Burnout 297
(Alan H. Rosenstein)

Chapter 141 Personal and Organizational Burnout: The Holistic Perspective Reveals Serious Deficiencies 299
(Ruth Tröster)

Chapter 142 Medical Heads and Head Nurses between Managerialism and Professionalism: A Necessary Double-Bind? 301
(Véronique Haberey-Knuessi and Jean-Luc Heeb)

Chapter 143 Burnout and Impaired Cognitive Performance: Review of Evidence, Underlying Processes and Future Directions 303
(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 305
(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 307
(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 309
(Carla Teixeira, Orquídea Ribeiro, António M. Fonseca and Ana S. Carvalho)

Chapter 147 Coping Strategies and Burnout: A Survey of Secondary School Teachers 311
(Maria Luisa Pedditzi)

Chapter 148 Academic Stress and Burnout among Medical Students at the End of Studying 313
(Dušan V. Backović)

Chapter 149 Burnout and Vocational Satisfaction: An Incremental Validity Study 315
(Michael Galea)

Chapter 150 Preventing Burnout in Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students Studying Medicine 317
(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 319
(Tsukasa Kato)

Chapter 152 Burnout among Medical Professionals: Prevalence, Risk Factors and How to Combat the Epidemic 321
(Manit Arora)

Chapter 153 History and Mechanism of Action of Botulinum Toxin 323
(Giulia Ganzetti and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 154 Botulinum Toxin in Focal Idiopatic Hyperhidrosis 325
(Katia Giuliodori and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 155 Botulinum Toxin Type A for Aesthetic Use 327
(Simona De Blasio, and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 156 Hidradenitis Suppurativa: How to Treat with BoNT-A 329
(Emanuela Martina and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 157 Botulinum Toxin in Dermatology: What’s New? 331
(Anna Campanati and Annamaria Offidani)

Chapter 158 Lupus Renal Involvement: A Case-Based Atlas 333
(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 335
(John L. Stump, Donna Retzlaff-Roberts and David P. Sniezek)

Chapter 160 Stem Cells: The Basic Concept 337
(Hongxiu Ji and Kristiina O. Yang)

Chapter 161 Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cells: The Principles 339
(Rohan Dharmakumar, Avinash Kali and Debiao Li)

Chapter 162 Direct Magnetic Labeling of Stem Cells 341
(Bensheng Qiu, Thomas Matula, Norman Beauchamp Jr. and Xiaoming Yang) 

Chapter 163 Indirect Magnetic Labeling of Stem Cells 343
(Anna V. Naumova and Charles E. Murry)

Chapter 164 Strategies for Delivery of Stem Cells 345
(Sandeep Vaidya and Manjiri Dighe)

Chapter 165 Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Neurology 347
(Antje Arnold, Miroslaw Janowski and Piotr Walczak)

Chapter 166 Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Liver 349
(Weitao Ye, Changhong Liang and Bin Zhou)

Chapter 167 Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Oncology 351
(Mariangela Sottili, Chiara Gerini and Monica Mangoni)

Chapter 168 Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Heart 353
(Morteza Mahmoudi and Phillip C. Yang)

Chapter 169 Creation of Animal Models for Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem cell Application in Vasculatures 355
(Feng Zhang, Yaoping Shi and Xiaoming Yang)

Chapter 170 Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Stem Cell Application in Vasculatures 357
(Yanfeng Meng and Xiaoming Yang)

Chapter 171 Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Clinical Application of Stem Cells: Current Status 359
(Wayne L. Monsky)

Chapter 172 Activities of Daily Living in Alzheimer’s Disease: Cognitive and Neural Correlates 361
(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 363
(Kazuki Hirao)

Chapter 174 The Design of Robust Real-Time Wearable Fall Detection Systems Aiming for Fall Prevention 365
(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 367
(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 369
(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 371
(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 373
(Bibiana Metelmann and Camilla Metelmann)

Chapter 179 Regional Telemedicine Network for Diagnosis and Care of Cardiac Malformations 375
(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 377
(Alejandro Acevedo-Malavé)

Chapter 181 A Pulsatile Blood Flow in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Using the Finite Volume Method 379
(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 381
(Alejandro Acevedo-Malavé)

Chapter 183 A Pulsatile Blood Flow in the Aorta Artery with Aneurysm deformation in presence of an Exovascular Stent Device 383
(Alejandro Acevedo-Malavé)

Chapter 184 Hyponatremia in Heart Failure 385
(Natallia Maroz, Yan Yatsynovich and Amir Kazory)

Chapter 185 Neuroglial Potassium Channels in Health and Disease 387
(Mina Perić and Pavle R. Andjus)

Chapter 186 Prevention of Peri-Implantitis Should Start at Treatment Planning 389
(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 391
(J. Valentová and L. Habala) 

Chapter 188 Ticks’ Antioxidant Complex: A Defense Stronghold and a Potential Target for Their Control 393
(Remil Linggatong Galay, Emmanuel Pacia Hernandez, Kodai Kusakisako, Melbourne Rio Talactac, Kozo Fujisaki and Tetsuya Tanaka)

Chapter 189 Uncommon Gastrointestinal Disorders: Diagnosis and Management 395
(Sachin B. Ingle, Baban D. Adgaonkar, Chitra R. Hinge and Saleha Siddiqui)

Chapter 190 Herbal Medicine and Mechanisms for Cutaneous Wound Healing 399
(Juraiporn Somboonwong)

Chapter 191 Chinese Medicinal Herb: A Clinical Monograph of Radix Bupleuri (Chai Hu) 401
(Angela Wei Hong Yang and Jenny Kreiner)

Chapter 192 Chinese Herbal Medicines for Atopic Dermatitis:
A Systematic Review 403
(Lu Li, Kam Lun Hon, Chi Chiu Wang and Ping Chung Leung)

Chapter 193 The Role of Sun Exposure in Skin Aging 405
(Raja Dahmane, Ruza Pandel, Polonca Trebse, and Borut Poljsak)

Chapter 194 Photoprotection Practices 407
(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 409
(Yael Levy-Shraga and Dalit Modan-Moses)

Chapter 196 Risk Factors for Sun Exposure during Spring Break among College Students 411
(Marvin E. Langston, Stephanie G. Lashway and Leslie K. Dennis)

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   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2017 - 4th quarter
   ISBN: 978-1-53612-759-1
   Status: AP
  
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