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Medicine Research Summaries. Volume 16 $195.00
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

Chapter 1 Unmet Needs 1
(Mae Wu Healy, Karenne Fru and Alicia Armstrong)

Chapter 2 Existing Contraceptive Options 3
(Matthew Connell, Tiffany Hailstorks and Nneoma Nwachuku)

Chapter 3 Contraception: New Technologies 5
(Nicole Banks and Diana Blithe)

Chapter 4 Preventing School Shootings: A Public Health Approach to Gun-Related Homicide and Murder-Suicide in Schools 7
(David N. Miller and Kristin D. Sawka-Miller)

Chapter 5 Enlarging the Social Definition of Harm to Include Genetics 9
(Stephen M. Modell, Sharon L. R. Kardia and Toby Citrin)

Chapter 6 Endocrine Disruptors, Obesity and Public Health: Perspectives on Harm Reduction 11
(Minelli Salles Alves Fernandes, Melvy Marin Rivero, Marcela Miranda Salles, Denise Rosso Tenório Wanderley Rocha and Alberto Krayyem Arbex)

Chapter 7 Tobacco Public Health and Harm Reduction: Principles, Perceptions and Programs 13
(Marcia Erazo, Maria Paz Bertoglia, Juan Guillermo Gormaz, Matías Libuy and Carla Bertossi)

Chapter 8 Smoking-Related Disengagement Beliefs among Smoking Asthma Patients 15
(Efrat Neter, Gal Gida and Ella Eliya)

Chapter 9 Public Health and Waste Management: Promoting Harm Reduction Through Concerted Efforts 17
(Vitalis Chukwuemeka Echebiri)

Chapter 10 Harm Reduction for People Who Inject Drugs through Point of Care CD4/Viral Load Testing in Kenya 19
(Kennedy Kinyua, Eva Muluve, Paul Macharia and Helgar Musyoki)

Chapter 11 Medication Assisted Therapy Integrating Mobile Phone Technologies 21
(Paul Macharia, Eva Muluve and Helgar Musyoki)

Chapter 12 Metabolomic Assessment of Sunscreen Efficacy 23
(Manpreet Randhawa and Michael D. Southall)

Chapter 13 The History and Evolution of Sunscreen 25
(Mary Laschinger and Anna H. Chacon)

Chapter 14 Psychology Behind the Use of Sunscreens, Tanning and Skin Cancer Prevention 27
(Shailee Patel, Tulsie Patel and Katlein França)

Chapter 15 The Role of Antioxidants in Sunscreens: The Case of Melatonin 29
(Ana Flo Sierra, Víctor Flo Sierra, Ana Cristina Calpena Campmany and Beatriz Clares Naveros)

Chapter 16 UV Filters, Their Degradation Reactions and Eco-Toxicological Effects 31
(Albano Joel M. Santos and Joaquim C. G. Esteves da Silva)

Chapter 17 Assessment of Sunscreen Safety by Skin Permeation Studies: An Update 33
(Lucia Montenegro)

Chapter 18 UV Protection by Woolen Fabric Dyed with Natural Dyestuff 35
(Ana Sutlović, Anita Tarbuk, Ana Marija Grancarić and Đurđica Parac-Osterman)

Chapter 19 Light Conversion for UV Protection by Textile Finishing and Care 37
(Tihana Dekanić, Anita Tarbuk, Tanja Pušić, Ana Marija Grancarić and Ivo Soljačić)

Chapter 20 The Potential of Mycosporine-Like Amino Acids as UV-Sunscreens 39
(Rajesh P. Rastogi, Ravi R Sonani, Datta Madamwar and Aran Incharoensakdi)

Chapter 21 Surgical Anatomy of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses 41
(Mohammad H. Al-Bar, Seth M. Lieberman and Roy R. Casiano)

Chapter 22 Nasal Septum and Turbinates: Anatomy and Function 43
(Jose W. Ruiz)

Chapter 23 Olfaction: Anatomy, Function, Pathophysiology and Diseases 45
(Si Chen and Bradley J. Goldstein) 

Chapter 24 Imaging Evaluation of the Paranasal Sinuses 47
(Charif Sidani and Rita Bhatia)

Chapter 25 Pediatric Epistaxis 49
(Ronen Nazarian, Mohammad Al-Bar, Ramzi Younis and Roy R. Casiano)

Chapter 26 Role of Mucociliary Clearance and Biofilms in Paranasal Sinuses 51
(James M. Coticchia, Christopher Rose and Livjot Sachdeva)

Chapter 27 Pathophysiology and Etiologic Factors of Chronic Rhinosinusitis 53
(David W. Jang, Brett T. Comer and Stilianos E. Kountakis)

Chapter 28 Pediatric Rhinosinusitis 55
(Robert Gerring, Zoukaa Sargi, William Collins and Ramzi Younis)

Chapter 29 Rhinosinusitis in the Pediatric Patient with Cystic Fibrosis 57
(Christopher Fundakowski, Rosemary Ojo and Ramzi Younis)

Chapter 30 Pediatric Issues in Allergic Fungal Sinusitis 59
(Austin S. Rose, Brian D. Thorp, Charles S. Ebert, Jr., Adam M. Zanation and Brent A. Senior)

Chapter 31 The Role of Adenoids in Pediatric Rhinosinusitis 61
(William O. Collins and Ramzi Younis)

Chapter 32 Anatomy and Pathology of the Frontal Sinus 63
(Seth M. Lieberman, Mohammad Al-Bar and Roy R. Casiano)

Chapter 33 Anatomy and Pathology of the Sphenoid Sinus 65
(Shawn Allen, Charif Sidani and Lauren Lazar)

Chapter 34 Choanal Atresia: Anatomy, Etiology, Pathophysiology and Management 67
(Ralph Abi Hachem, Stefania Goncalves, Andrew Rivera and Ramzi Younis)

Chapter 35 Congenital Nasal and Paranasal Masses 69
(Ralph Abi Hachem, Austin Rose and Ramzi T. Younis)

Chapter 36 Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma: Anatomy, Pathophysiology and Management 71
(Ramzi Younis, Marianne Abouyared, Björn Herman and Ralph Abi Hachem)

Chapter 37 New Targeted Anticancer Therapies: Classification and Mechanism of Action 73
(M. Caramanti, F. Morgese, A. Savini and R. Berardi)

Chapter 38 Skin Toxicities from EGFR Inhibitors 75
(G. Ganzetti and A. Offidani)

Chapter 39 Skin Toxicities from VEGF Inhibitors 77
(E. Molinelli and A. Offidani)

Chapter 40 Skin Toxicity from BRAF Inhibitors 79
(A. Campanati, and A. Offidani)

Chapter 41 Addendum: Classification of EGFR-Related Skin Rash 81
(K. Giuliodori and A. Offidani)

Chapter 42 Bullous Pemphigoid: An Overview 83
(Alexandre Carlos Gripp, Aline Bressan, Cândida Naira Lima e Lima-Santana and Daniele do Nascimento Pereira)

Chapter 43 Bullous Pemphigoid: Broader Concepts 85
(Ana Maria Abreu Velez, Enrique Velazquez Velez and Michael S. Howard)

Chapter 44 Dermal Neurovascular Structures Demonstrate Autoimmune Reactivity in Lesional Skin of a Patient with Bullous Pemphigoid 87
(Ana Maria Abreu Velez, Jorge Enrique Velazquez Velez and Michael S. Howard)

Chapter 45 Expression of Immunologic Markers Varies between
Intact Blister and Traumatized Blister Areas in a Patient with Bullous Pemphigoid 89
(Ana Maria Abreu Velez, Billie L. Jackson and Michael S. Howard)

Chapter 46 A Bullous Pemphigoid-Like Allergic Drug Reaction, with Clues for Differentiation versus Classic Bullous Pemphigoid 91
(Ana Maria Abreu Velez Vickie M. Brown and Michael S. Howard)

Chapter 47 Bullous Pemphigoid due to Anti-TNFalpha 93
(Vincenzo Bettoli, Stefania Zauli, Michela Ricci and Annarosa Virgili)

Chapter 48 Desquamative Gingivitis as an Oral Manifestation of Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid: Diagnosis and Treatment 95
(Hiroyasu Endo, Terry D. Rees, Hideo Niwa, Kayo Kuyama, Hirotsugu Yamamoto and Takanori Ito)

Chapter 49 Associations between Bullous Pemphigoid and Internal Malignancies: A Literature Review 97
(Yuta Kurashige, Norihiro Ikoma, TomotakaMabuchi, Akira Ozawa and Kenichi Iwashita)

Chapter 50 Perinatal Cyanosis: Neuropsychological Functioning 99
(Ashlee R. Loughan, Robert Perna and Hana Perkey)

Chapter 51 Laryngomalacia: A Cause of Cyanosis in Pediatric Age 101
(Marco Berlucchi, Diego Barbieri, Daniela Tonni, Silvana Molinaro, Patrizia Bardini and Nader Nassif)

Chapter 52 The Visual Recognition of Cyanosis and the Influence of Lighting and Color Vision 103
(Stephen J. Dain)

Chapter 53 Cyanosis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment 105
(K. R. Ramanathan)

Chapter 54 New Therapeutic Advances in the Management of Acne 107
(Vincenzo Bettoli, Stefania Zauli and Annarosa Virgili)

Chapter 55 A Large-Scale European Observational Study to Describe the Management of Acne in Clinical Practice 109
(S. Seité and B. Dreno)

Chapter 56 Ocular Rosacea: Recent Advances in Pathogenesis and Therapy 111
(Alejandro Rodriguez-Garcia)

Chapter 57 Trophoblast Development in the First Trimester of Pregnancy 113
(Irene Romanello and Alberto Rossi)

Chapter 58 The Role of Apoptosis in the Trophoblast 115
(Alberto Rossi and Gabriele Filip)

Chapter 59 Placental Aging 117
(Ambrogio P. Londero, Serena Bertozzi and Gianluca Tell)

Chapter 60 Trophoblast and Intrauterine Fetal Growth Restriction 119
(Emanuela Vogrig and Alberto Rossi)

Chapter 61 Trophoblast and Pre-Eclampsia 121
(Alberto Rossi)

Chapter 62 Gestational Trophoblastic Disease 123
(Maria Orsaria, Laura Mariuzzi and Alberto Rossi)

Chapter 63 Documenting and Describing the Methods and Value of Medication Therapy Management (MTM) Programs 125
(Jan D. Hirsch, Kelly C. Lee, Sarah Lorentz and Candis M. Morello)

Chapter 64 Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome in
Cryptococcal Meningitis 127
(Lokesh Shahani and Yeraldin Esquivel-Alvarez)

Chapter 65 Growth Hormone Deficiency in Children 129
María Dolores Cañete, Miguel Valle, Rosario Martos,
(Eva L. van Donkelaar and Ramón Cañete)

Chapter 66 The Barrier Function of Retinal Pigment Epithelium: Its Role in Healthy Eyes and Diseases 131
(C. Campa, V. Salerno and P. Perri)

Chapter 67 The Use of Lateral Access in Lumbar Spondylolisthesis 133
(Luiz Pimenta, Rodrigo Amaral, Luis Marchi and Leonardo Oliveira)

Chapter 68 Clinical Effects of Yokukannsannka-Chinpihange for Tension-Type Headache 135
(Yasushi Shibata)

Chapter 69 Myocardial Hypertrophy and Periodontal Disease 139
(Jun-ichi Suzuki)

Chapter 70 Evaluation of National Drug Policy in Sudan: Regulatory Privatisation, Social Welfare Services and its Alternatives 141
(Abdeen Mustafa Omer)

Chapter 71 Mucosally-Restricted Leishmaniasis in the Old and New World: Updates in the Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention of the Underestimated Neglected Disease 143
(Amal A. El-Moamly)

Chapter 72 Results of Pharmacist’s Intervention in a Geriatric Outpatient Clinics Based on Potentially Inappropriate Prescribing Criteria 145
(M. Margarida Moraes, Ana Matias, M. A. Soares and J. Gorjão Clara)

Chapter 73 An Ethical Analysis of Banning Free Pharmaceutical Samples 147
(Ahmed Elsayyad)

Chapter 74 Superficial Mycoses: An Overview 149
(Avner Shemer with Nicole Sakka and Sharon Baum)

Chapter 75 National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Fine Particles (PM2.5) in Japan 151
(Kenichi Azuma and Iwao Uchiyama)

Chapter 76 Atmospheric Behaviors of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons As a Marker of PM2.5 in East Asia 153
(Kazuichi Hayakawa, Ning Tang, Takayuki Kameda and Akira Toriba)

Chapter 77 The Study on Air PM2.5 Pollution Health Effects: Recent Trends in China Current Conditions 155
(Xiaochuan Pan)

Chapter 78 PM2.5 Pollution in East Asia: Current Status and Strategy Towards Improving Air Quality 157
(Toshimasa Ohara)

Chapter 79 A Pivotal Role of Nrf2 in Airway Inflammatory Responses Induced by Diesel Exhaust in Asthma: Mechanisms and Their Application to Clinical Interventions 159
(Hiroo Wada, Toshiya Inui, Keitaro Nakamoto, Mitsuru Sada, Masuo Nakamura and Hajime Takizawa)

Chapter 80 Effects of DEP Inhalation on Development of Infectious Diseases 161
(Tadashi Kohyama)

Chapter 81 DNA Adduct Formation by Diesel Exhaust and Its Relevance to Carcinogenesis 163
(Masafumi Horie)

Chapter 82 Effects of Diesel Exhaust Particles on the Cardiovascular System: Experimental and Clinical Findings 165
(Yasuhiro Yamauchi and Hajime Takizawa)

Chapter 83 Neurotoxicity of DEPs 167
(Satoshi Noguchi)

Chapter 84 Effects of Air Pollution on Diabetes: Epidemiological and Pathophysiological Insights 169
(Katsuhito Kato)

Chapter 85 Adverse Fetal Effects of Diesel Exhaust-Induced Oxidative Stress 171
(Yu Mikami)

Chapter 86 Atmospheric Nanoparticles and Their Potential Health Effects 173
(Yuji Fujitani, Akiko Furuyama and Seishiro Hirano)

Chapter 87 Findings Regarding the Hazard Assessment of Nanoparticles and Their Effects on the Next Generation 175
(Masakazu Umezawa, Atsuto Onoda and Ken Takeda)

Chapter 88 Silica Nanoparticles Induce Production of Inflammatory Cytokines through ATP Signaling via Purine Receptors 177
(Shuji Kojima, Mitsutoshi Tsukimoto and Ken Takeda)

Chapter 89 The Potential Protective Effect of Antioxidants on Nanoparticle Toxicity 179
(Atsuto Onoda, Masakazu Umezawa and Ken Takeda)

Chapter 90 Antioxidant Interventions As Potential Protective Strategies for Populations Susceptible to Diesel Exhaust Particles 181
(Ying-Ji Li, Hajime Takizawa, Arata Azuma and Tomoyuki Kawada)

Chapter 91 Fine and Ultrafine Particle Risk Management:
Problems to Be Solved 183
(Masakazu Umezawa and Miho Namba)

Chapter 92 Female Genital Cutting (FGC) 185
(Margaret Burnett)

Chapter 93 Implementing Successful HPV Vaccination Campaigns in Developing Countries: A Case Study of Rwanda 187
(Jessica Salituri)

Chapter 94 Human Trafficking: Health Consequences 189
(Clydette Powell and Gloria Halverson)

Chapter 95 Impact of HIV on Women’s Health in Low- and Middle-Income Countries 191
(Molly Whalen-Browne, Andrea Hunter and Tim O’Shea)

Chapter 96 Abortion: The Tragedy of the Century 193
(Florence M. Mirembe and Pius Okong)

Chapter 97 Maternal Mortality and Morbidity: Consolidating the Gains, Addressing the Ongoing Disparity 195
(Jean Chamberlain-Froese and Eve Nakabembe)

Chapter 98 Obstetric Fistula: A Catalyst for Preventing Maternal Morbidity and Mortality, Strategic Shifts in Programming 197
(Peter Mukasa-Kivunike and Jacinto Amandua)

Chapter 99 Social Determinants of Maternal Health: A Case of Uganda 199
(Mary Ssonko Nabacwa and Olive Sentumbwe-Mugisa)

Chapter 100 Women and the Water-health Nexus 201
(Corrine Schuster-Wallace and Susan Watt)

Chapter 101 Nutrition of Adolescent Mothers in the Majority World: Challenges and Strategies 203
(Josephine Nabugoomu and Rhona M. Hanning)

Chapter 102 Implementation Evaluations: Application to Mother/Baby Friendly Hospitals Initiatives in Tanzania 205
(Pius Okong, Robert Alder and Joseph Mwanga)

Chapter 103 Advocacy for Maternal Health: Insights from 20 Years of Crying Out for the World’s Mothers 207
(Jean Chamberlain-Froese and Teopista Agutu)

Chapter 104 Governments and Their Influence on Women’s and Children’s Health in Low and Middle Income Countries 209
(Victor Neufeld and Sapna Sharma)

Chapter 105 Gynecologic Cancer Services in the Majority World 211
(Rahel Ghebre and Thomas C. Randall)

Chapter 106 Implementing a Cervical Cancer Screening Program in Low and Middle Income Countries 213
(Laurie Elit, Lars Elffors, Baigalimaa Gendendarjaa, Erdenjargal Ayush, Elena Maximenco and Munkhtaivan Adiya)

Chapter 107 Gynecologic Oncology Surgical Care for Women in Low and Middle-Income Countries 215
(Barry Rosen and Sarah Sinasac)

Chapter 108 Bioethics and the Majority World 217
(Dan Reilly)

Chapter 109 Menorrhagia: Risk Factors, Diagnosis and Treatment 219
(Yves Muscat Baron)

Chapter 110 Management of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding 221
(Ovidiu Nicodin, Bogdan Panaite, Diana Badiu, Dan Navolan, Tony Hangan and Marius Popa)

Chapter 111 The Role of Endometrial Inflammation in the Pathogenesis of Menorrhagia and the Clinical Use of NF-Kappa.b Natural Inhibitors with Hormone Therapy 223
(Hugo Maia Jr., Clarice Haddad, Wilson SD dos Santos Junior and Julio Casoy)

Chapter 112 Management of Dysmenorrhea in Women with Endometriosis 227
(Ilaria Erasmo and Simone Ferrero)

Chapter 113 Overview: History, Epidemiology, and Etiology 229
(Leyla J. Ghazi)

Chapter 114 Diagnosis of Crohn’s Disease 231
(Mark H. Flasar)

Chapter 115 Medical Management 233
(Michael Engels and Raymond K. Cross)

Chapter 116 The Role of Nutrition and Short Gut Syndrome 235
(Runa Watkins and Sandra Quezada)

Chapter 117 Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques and Outcomes 237
(Jonathan P. Ferrari, Srikant Sivaraman and Stephen M. Kavic)

Chapter 118 Foregut Surgery 239
(Emily S. Reardon, Daniel Mansour and Stephen M. Kavic)

Chapter 119 Small Bowel Surgery 241
(Eric Wise, Stephen P. Gadomski, and Stephen M. Kavic)

Chapter 120 Colon Surgery 243
(William A. Teeter and Andrea C. Bafford)

Chapter 121 Perianal Crohn’s Disease 245
(Jonathan Chun)

Chapter 122 Special Circumstances: Pediatric Crohn’s, Crohn’s in Pregnancy, and Extra –Intestinal Manifestations 247
(Iris Lee and Leon McLean)

Chapter 123 Complications of Surgery 249
(Sarwat Ahmad and Stephen M. Kavic)

Chapter 124 Surveillance and Follow up 251
(Seema Patil)

Chapter 125 Pathogenesis of Inclusion Body Myositis: From Immunopathology to Degenerative Mechanisms 253
(Abhinav Agrawal, Sayee Sundar Alagusundaramoorthy, Abhishek Agarwal and Paavani Atluri)

Chapter 126 The Coexistence of Outbreak of Vibrio Parahaemolyticus and Acyl Derived from OA-Group Toxins in Shellfish from Southern Chile 255
(Carlos García)

Chapter 127 The Antral Ovarian Follicle Population and Its Application to Fertility and Livestock Breeding 257
(Fábio Morotti, Katia Cristina Silva-Santos, Camila Bizarro da Silva, Gustavo Martins Gomes dos Santos and Marcelo Marcondes Seneda)

Chapter 128 Current Achievements in the Ovarian Follicular Reserve: Implications for Applied Biotechnologies and Fertility in Cattle 259
(Katia Cristina Silva-Santos, Gustavo Martins Gomes dos Santos, Fabio Morotti, Fernanda Zandonadi Machado, Suellen Miguez González and Marcelo Marcondes Seneda)

Chapter 129 Large-Scale in Vitro Embryo Production As a Tool to Improve Animal Breeding 261
(Luciana Simões Rafagnin Marinho, Paula Alvares Lunardelli, Camila Oliveira Rosa, Fabiana De Dio Sarapião and Marcelo Marcondes Seneda)

Chapter 130 Physio-pathological Roles of Sirtuins and Their Therapeutic Significance 263
(Minxian Qian and Baohua Liu)

Chapter 131 Xenopus As Model Animals for Studying Larval to Adult Tissue Remodeling and Adult Organ Formation 265
(Akio Nishikawa)

Chapter 132 Lead Exposure: Assessment of Effects on the Genetic Material 267
(María Sánchez-Flores, Blanca Laffon, Julia García-Lestón, Josefina Méndez, Eduardo Pásaro and Vanessa Valdiglesias)

Chapter 133 Health Risk Assessment of Environmental Lead Exposures Through Scrapped Car Paint Dusts from Fairly Used Car Painting Workshops in Nigeria 269
(John Kanayochukwu Nduka, Johnpaul Onyenezi Amuka and John Friday Sale)

Chapter 134 Changes in Intestinal Microflora in Rats Induced by Oral Exposure to Low Lead (II) Concentrations 271
(Ilya Digel, Rustam Sadykov, Aysegül Artmann and Gerhard Artmann)

Chapter 135 Fractions of Sarcocornia Perennis Extract Protect Human Kidney Cells against Lead Induced Oxidative Stress and Apoptosis 273
(Manel Gargouri, Hélène Talarmin, Riadh Ksouri, Marie-Agnès Giroux Metges and Christian Magné)

Chapter 136 Intussusception: Symptoms 275
(T. Dionysis and P. Petropoulos)

Chapter 137 Rectal Intussusception and Its Clinical Spectrum 277
(Sanjay Harrison and Harrison Benziger)

Chapter 138 Japanese Guidelines for Intussusceptions and Current Management 279
(Yasuo Ito)

Chapter 139 Prenatal Intussusception: What Consequences? 281
(Taieb Chouikh, Chaima Mrad, Awatef Charieg, Sofiene Ghorbel and Sonia Benkhalifa)

Chapter 140 Laparoscopic Treatment of Intussusception 283
(Philip E. George, and Edward Chin)

Chapter 141 Afferent Loop Obstruction 285
(K. Blouhos, K. A. Boulas, K. Tsalis and A. Hatzigeorgiadis)

Chapter 142 Decreasing Post-Surgical Adhesions That Cause Recurrent Small Bowel Obstructions with a Conservative Manual Physical Therapy 287
(Amanda D. Rice and C. Richard King, III)

Chapter 143 Alternative Treatment of Non-Malignant Bowel Obstruction in Patients with Gynecological Cancer 289
(C. Richard King, III and Amanda D. Rice)

Chapter 144 Human Lyme Neuroborreliosis 291
(David S. Younger)

Chapter 145 Structural and Vibrational Properties of a Reverse Inhibitor against the HIV Virus, Dideoxynucleoside Zalcitabine in Gas and Aqueous Solution Phases 293
(María A. Checa, Roxana A. Rudyk, Eduardo E. Chamorro and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 146 Structural and Vibrational Properties of Oxcarbazepine, a Polymorphic Anticonvulsant Substance, by Using DFT and SCRF Calculations 295
(María F. Ladetto, María B. Márquez and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 147 Predicting Conformations, Structural and Topological Properties and Reactivities of a Fluorinated Benzothiazol Derivative with Potential Biological Activities 297
(Maximiliano Iramain, María F. Ladetto and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 148 Structural and Vibrational Properties of 5-Trifluoromethyluracil Derivative Combining DFT and SCRF Calculations with the SQM Methodology 299
(Roxana A. Rudyk, María E. Ramos, María A. Checa, Eduardo E. Chamorro and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 149 Structural and Vibrational Properties of the Two Enantiomers of Etodolac: A Complete Assignment of the Vibrational Spectra 301
(Ana B. Raschi, Elida Romano, María V. Castillo, Patricio Leyton and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 150 A Structural and Spectroscopic Study on Benzisoxazole Methane Sulfonic Acid Sodium Salt (BOSNa) 303
(María J. Márquez, María B. Márquez and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 151 Structural and Vibrational Study of a Powerful Environmental Pollutant Agent, the Hexachlorobenzene Compound 305
(María V. Castillo, María E. Manzur, Liliana Di Marco, Verónica Runco and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 152 Vibrational Study of 2,4-Dichlorophenoxy Acetic Acid in Acetone Solution 307
(María V. Castillo, María E. Manzur, Liliana Di Marco, Lilian Davies, Verónica Runco and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 153 Prediction of Reactivities of Sulfonylureas Herbicides Using Different Descriptors 309
(María F. Ladetto, Florencia C. Caro, Roxana A. Rudyk, María A. Checa and Silvia A. Brandán)

Chapter 154 Modeling the Potential Health Effects of a Walk-to-School Program 311
(Brian L. Cole, Riti Shimkhada, Candace D. Rutt, Laura Russ, Sarah Martin, Larissa Roux, Teri Yanagawa, Linda West, Jonathan Fielding and Michael Pratt)

Chapter 155 A Case Study Examining the Applicability of Using Health Impact Assessment to Evaluate a Greyfield Redevelopment Project in Atlanta, GA 313
(Candace D. Rutt, Brian L. Cole, Riti Shimkhada, Nicholas Maricich, Larissa Roux, Teri Yanagawa, Linda West, Michael Gamble, Jude LeBlanc, Ross Brownson, Jonathan Fielding and Michael Pratt)

Chapter 156 Noise As a Health Risk Factor in the Kindergartens 315
(Katarina Kacjan Žgajnar, Dejan Bahč and Rok Fink)

Chapter 157 Bacterial Adhesion to Surfaces: A Potential Risk for Human Health 317
(Martina Oder, Karmen Godič Torkar, Mojca Jevšnik, Klemen Bohinc and Rok Fink)

Chapter 158 Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers: Yesterday and Today (Consequences of Ebola Outbreak in West Africa) 319
(V. Bostik, M. Salavec, R. Sleha, N. Bostik, P. Bostik, E. Slehova, R. Kukla, H. Stritecka and P. Prasil)

Chapter 159 Selected Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers: A Lot of Questions, Few Answers 321
(V. Bostik, M. Salavec, P. Prasil and P. Bostik)

Chapter 160 The Characteristics of Bats and Fruit Bats as Reservoirs of Selected Infectious Diseases with Emphasis on Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers 323
(V. Bostik, M. Salavec, R. Sleha, N. Bostik, E. Slehova, R. Kukla and P. Prasil)

Chapter 161 South American Arenaviral Hemorrhagic Fevers 325
(B. I. Stephan, A. F. De Ganzó, M. E. Lozano and S. E. Goñi)

Chapter 162 Japanese Encephalitis: Problem of Asia Only? 327
(V. Bostik, M. Salavec, R. Sleha, E. Slehova, R. Kukla and P. Prasil)

Chapter 163 Maternal Smoking in Pregnancy and Its Impact on Placental and Fetal Development 329
(Emilio González-Jiménez)

Chapter 164 Maternal Smoking during Pregnancy and the Risk of Sleep Disturbances in Infants 331
(Igor A. Kelmanson)

Chapter 165 Prenatal Screening and Diagnosis of Facial Clefts: Where Are We Now? 333
(William W. K. To and Meliza C. W. Kong)

Chapter 166 Noninvasive Prenatal Diagnosis by Sequencing Circulating Fetal DNA 335
(Liang Xu and Rui Shi)

Chapter 167 Array CGH in Prenatal Diagnosis 337
(Paola Evangelidou, Philippos C. Patsalis and Carolina Sismani)

Chapter 168 Overview 339
(Shunsei Hirohata)

Chapter 169 Genetics of Behcet’s Disease 341
(Eun Ha Kang and Yeong Wook Song)

Chapter 170 Immunological Abnormalities 343
(Hidekata Yasuoka and Masataka Kuwana)

Chapter 171 Behçet’s Disease from an Innate Immune Perspective 345
(Hajime Kono and Kurumi Asako)

Chapter 172 Pathological Characteristics 347
(Shunsei Hirohata and Hirotoshi Kikuchi)

Chapter 173 Mucocutaneous Involvement 349
(Do Young Kim, Zheng Zhenlong, Sungwon Suh and Dongsik Bang)

Chapter 174 Eye Involvement 351
(Toshikatsu Kaburaki)

Chapter 175 Joint Involvement 353
(Yuki Nanke and Shigeru Kotake)

Chapter 176 Intestinal Involvement 355
(Hirotoshi Kikuchi and Shunsei Hirohata)

Chapter 177 Neurological Involvement 357
(Shunsei Hirohata)

Chapter 178 Vascular Involvement 359
(Hirotoshi Kikuchi and Shunsei Hirohata)

Chapter 179 Prognosis and Treatment 361
(Tetsuji Sawada)

Chapter 180 Why Focus on Adolescent Health Literacy and Learning? 363
(Deborah Begoray and Elizabeth Banister)

Chapter 181 Definitions of Adolescent Health Literacy: A Systematic Review and Critical Appraisal 365
(Leslie Malloy-Weir)

Chapter 182 Reading Chasing Adland: Middle Years’ Students in Pursuit of Critical Media Health Literacy 367
(Deborah Begoray and Hong Fu)

Chapter 183 High School Health Literacy in Burma/Myanmar 369
(Christine Beer and Deborah Begoray)

Chapter 184 Teaching Middle School Adolescents to Critically Reflect on the Interaction of Gender with Health Advertising 371
(Elizabeth Banister and Deborah Begoray)

Chapter 185 Fast Food vs. Fitness: Gendered Health Literacy Needs of Secondary School Students 373
(Joan Wharf Higgins and Kai Bellows Riecken)

Chapter 186 Integrating Culture to Enhance Mental Health Literacy among Aboriginal Youth 375
(E. Anne Marshall)

Chapter 187 Mental Health Literacies in Youth Work Practice with Adolescents 377
(Patti Ranahan)

Chapter 188 Addressing Girls’ Health Literacy and Learning with Young Adult ‘Problem’ Novels 379
(Deborah Begoray, Elizabeth Banister and Sabrena Jaswal)

Chapter 189 Looking Back and Looking Ahead 381
(Elizabeth Banister and Deborah Begoray)

Chapter 190 An Insight into Anti-Skin Aging Effects of Natural Products: Topical Application and Oral Administration 383
(Bin Du, Fengmei Zhu and Baojun Xu)

Chapter 191 Equol: A Botanical Active Ingredient for Human Skin Anti-aging 385
(Edwin D. Lephart)

Chapter 192 New Insights on the Role of Pollution in Regulation of Skin Physiology and Aging 387
(Simarna Kaur, Michelle Garay, Marisa Dufort and Michael D. Southall) 

Chapter 193 New Insights on the Role of Inflammation in Regulation of Skin Aging 389
(Ali Fassih, Anne-Sophie Brillouet, Dianne Rossetti, Simarna Kaur and Michael D. Southall)

Chapter 194 Aging Effects on the Physiology of the Stratum Corneum 391
(Elise Boireau-Adamezyk, Arlette Baillet-Guffroy and Georgios N Stamatas)

Chapter 195 Polyphenolic Nanobiomaterials As Emerging Therapies for Combating Physiology and Clinical Aspects of Photoaging and Photocarcinogenesis 393
(Neena Philips, Jovinna Chalensouk-Khaosaat, Avani Devmurrai and Hardika Patel)

Chapter 196 Ultraviolet-Induced Photoaging in the Skin: The role of Inflammatory Cytokine, Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor 395
(Mati Ur Rehman, Takashi Kondo and Tadamichi Shimizu)

Chapter 197 Pre-Endoscopic Management of Patients with Hematemesis: Areas of Controversy 397
(Matthew L. Bechtold and Douglas L. Nguyen)

Chapter 198 Fractures and Instabilities of the Craniocervical Region: A Review of Different Approaches of Dens Axis Fractures 399
(Georg Kakavas and Athanasios K. Petridis)

Chapter 199 Severe Hyperglycemic Disarrangements: Heart Rate Variability as a Tool for Risk Estimation and Therapy Management 401
(Sven Suefke, Hasib Djonlagić and Thomas Kibbel)

Chapter 200 Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty: Is a Bare Descemet Necessary? 403
(Mário Henrique Camargos de Lima, Alex Roque Rizzi, Rosângela Aparecida Simoceli, Fernando Betty Cresta, William Camargos de Lima, Gustavo Victor and Milton Ruiz Alves)

Chapter 201 Physical, Emotional and Quality of Life Aspects of Patients with Cervical Dystonia 405
(Roberta Weber Werle and Luiz Henrique Schuch)

Chapter 202 The Use of Androgens in Menopause: A Critical Review of Its Effects 407
(Rafael Silvestre Knack, Lis Marina Mesquita, Vagner Rosa Bizarro, Julio César Salles Santos, Denise Rosso Tenório Wanderley Rocha, and Alberto Krayyem Arbex)

Chapter 203 Classification of Pixels in the Cerebral Angiogram 409
(Irina Andra Tache) 

Chapter 204 Advances and Challenges in Structural Analysis of Human Milk Oligosaccharides Using Modern Mass Spectrometry 411
(Marko Jovanović and Jasna Peter-Katalinić)

Chapter 205 Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Breast Caused by a Masochistic Act 413
(Peter Stumpner and Thomas Stumpner)

Chapter 206 Commentary on Environmental Pollution and Diabetic Nephropathy 415
(Charles J. Everett and Olivia M. Thompson)

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05.Agriculture, Food, and Food Security: Some Contemporary Global Issues
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