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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 1
Chapter 1 Yangzom Doma Bhutia 3
Chapter 2 Raquel Munhoz da Silveira Campos 5
Chapter 3 Henry Victor Doctor 9
Chapter 4 Gilles Duvoisin 13
Chapter 5 Oldřich Farsa 15
Chapter 6 Thially Braga Gonçalves 17
Chapter 7 Chin-Chang Huang 19
Chapter 8 Hyasinta Jaka 23
Chapter 9 Nobutada Kimura 25
Chapter 10 Peter Kubisz 29
Chapter 11 Liang Qin Liu 33
Chapter 12 Karen J. Miller 37
Chapter 13 Conor C Murphy 39
Chapter 14 Carla Duarte Nunes 43
Chapter 15 David Padilla-Valverde 47
Chapter 16 Giorgia Pastorin 51
Chapter 17 Megan A. Rech 55
Chapter 18 Lucia de Fatima Sobral Sampaio 57
Chapter 19 Haipeng Shao 59
Chapter 20 Iana Simova 61
Chapter 21 Petr Štourač 69
Chapter 22 Milan Terzic 71
Chapter 23 Kingsley Nnanna Ukwaja 75
Chapter 24 Gentian Vyshka 79
Chapter 25 Natalie Lynn Yanchar 81

Part II Research Summaries 83
Chapter 26 Concepts of Periodontal Regeneration and Regenerative Medicine: Mechanisms that Modulate Cells and Matrices 85
(Mena Soory)

Chapter 27 Trends in the Birth Prevalence of Boys with Isolated Hypospadias and Undescended Testis in Hungary during the Last 50 Years: A Population-Based Study 87
(Stelios Mavrogenis and Andrew E. Czeizel)

Chapter 28 Alleviating Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) Symptoms Using a Natural Factor – Negative Air Ions 89
(Valeria Laza)

Chapter 29 Neutralization-Enhancing RF Antibodies 91
(Konstantin V. Suslov)

Chapter 30 Advances in the Diagnosis, Assessment, Management and Outcome of Takayasu’s Arteritis: A Narrative Review 93
(Slavica Pavlov-Dolijanovic and Nada Vujasinovic Stupar)

Chapter 31 Macronutrients and Premenstrual Syndrome 95
(Serena C. Houghton and Elizabeth R. Bertone-Johnson)

Chapter 32 Pressurized Intraperitoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC): Occupational Health And Safety Management 97
(Loic Reymond, Wiebke Solass, Clemens Tempfer and Marc A. Reymond)

Chapter 33 The Control of MAO Expression: A Resource Underscored by the Pharmacology 99
(Annunziatina Laurino and Laura Raimondi)

Chapter 34 iMAO: What We Know About 101
(Grzegorz Opielak)

Chapter 35 Overweight During the Centuries 103
(Emilia Manzato)

Chapter 36 Food Addiction: Brain and Mind 105
(Gian Luigi Luxardi and Fiorenza Marchiol)

Chapter 37 Dietary Restraint As a Risk Factor for Loss of Control 107
(Nazario Melchionda and Giulietta Tarrini)

Chapter 38 Life Stages and Overweight/Obesity Risk 109
(Ottavio Bosello and Angiola Vanzo)

Chapter 39 Overweight in Childhood and Adolescence 111
(Andrea Vania)

Chapter 40 Eating Disorders and Biased Eating Behaviors As Risk Factors for Overweight 113
(Emilia Manzato)

Chapter 41 Negative Body-Image and Body Dissatisfaction in Overweight 115
(Antonia Bolognesi)

Chapter 42 Lifestyles: Sedentary Lifestyle and Unbalanced Diet 117
(Eleonora Roncarati)

Chapter 43 Overweight and Obesity in Internal Medicine 119
(Lorenzo M. Donini)

Chapter 44 Artificial Sweeteners, Gut Microbiota and Health 121
(Xiaofa Qin)

Chapter 45 Thalidomide in Pulmonary Disease 123
(Christine L. Vigeland and Maureen R. Horton)

Chapter 46 Activation of Thalidomide to Reactive Metabolites by Autoinduced Human Cytochrome P450 3A Enzymes, with Substrate Cooperativity, and Implications for Development of Analogs 125
(Hiroshi Yamazaki, Goutam Chowdhury and F. Peter Guengerich)

Chapter 47 Automatic Control of Brain Temperature by Surface Cooling 127
(Tomohiko Utsuki)

Chapter 48 Swimming Anomalies in Animals with Cerebellar Lesions 129
(Robert Lalonde and Catherine Strazielle)

Chapter 49 Nucleic Acid Drugs to Prevent Coronary Restenosis after Stent Implantation 131
(Jun-ichi Suzuki)

Chapter 50 Does Anosognosia Affect the Short-Term Goals Achievement in Medical Rehabilitation for Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke? 133
(V. N. Grigoryeva and T. A. Sorokina)

Chapter 51 Electro-Acupuncture for Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction 135
(Ran Pang, Xinyao Zhou and Zhishun Liu)

Chapter 52 Periorbital Necrotizing Fasciitis: A Cause of Toxic Shock Syndrome 137
(Shantha Amrith)

Chapter 53 Etiopathogenesis of Rotators Cuff Tears 139
(Antonio Gigante, Carlo Bottegoni and Mario Marinelli)

Chapter 54 Rehabilitation Approaches of Rotator Cuff Injuries 141
(Raoul Saggini, Simona Maria Carmignano and Rosa Grazia Bellomo)

Chapter 55 The Story Behind the Naming of HELLP Syndrome 143
(Louis Weinstein)

Chapter 56 The Pathogenesis of HELLP Syndrome: Similarities and Differences with Preeclampsia
(Babbette LaMarca)

Chapter 57 HELLP Syndrome: Clinical & Laboratory Diagnosis 147
(Nana-Ama E. Ankumah and Baha M. Sibai)

Chapter 58 Classification & Categorization of HELLP Syndrome 149
(James N. Martin, Jr.)

Chapter 59 Core Concepts & Components of best Management for Patients with HELLP Syndrome 151
(James N. Martin, Jr.)

Chapter 60 HELLP Syndrome: Controversy over Corticosteroids 153
(John R. Barton)

Chapter 61 HELLP Syndrome: Severe Maternal Morbidity 155
(James N. Martin, Jr. and Jamil Elfarra)

Chapter 62 HELLP Syndrome: Maternal Mortality 157
(Charlene H. Collier and Ashley M. Johnson)

Chapter 63 The Central Nervous System in HELLP Syndrome: Evidence for Impairment 159
(Kedra Wallace and Marilyn Cipolla)

Chapter 64 Cardiopulmonary Morbidity Complicating HELLP Syndrome 161
(Marc Parrish)

Chapter 65 HELLP Syndrome and the Liver: Hepatic Pathology, Hemorrhage, Rupture and Failure 163
(Jamil Elfarra, Marie M. Darby and Richard R. Viscarello)

Chapter 66 The Kidney and Acute Kidney Injury in HELLP Syndrome 167
(Sarah Novotn and Nicole M. Lee)

Chapter 67 Compounded Complexity: When HELLP Syndrome and Eclampsia Are Concurrent 169
(Rose Gasnier)

Chapter 68 When HELLP Might Be Something Else: The Differential Diagnosis of HELLP Syndrome 171
(Rachael Morris and James N. Martin, Jr.)

Chapter 69 Therapeutic Plasma Exchange Use in Patients with HELLP Syndrome and HELLP-Like Disorders 173
(Michelle Y. Owens and Cynthia Bean)

Chapter 70 Anesthesia Considerations with HELLP Syndrome 175
(Arthur Calimaran and Nicole M. Lee)

Chapter 71 HELLP Syndrome: Anesthesia Considerations When other Diseases Complicate 177
(Monica del-Rio-Vellosillo and Jose Javier Garcia-Medina)

Chapter 72 Reduced Pseudocholinesterase Activity in Patients with HELLP Syndrome 179
(Samuel Lurie)

Chapter 73 Perinatal and Neonatal Aspects of HELLP Syndrome 181
(Carl H. Rose)

Chapter 74 Infection and Antibiotic Considerations in Patients with HELLP Syndrome 183
(Ana Martínez Aspas and MŞ José Esquembre Gratacós)

Chapter 75 HELLP Syndrome: Epidemiology and Recurrence Risk 185
(Pavan Parikh and Imran Sunesara)

Chapter 76 Risk Factors for HELLP Syndrome 187
(Llanos Belmonte Andujar, María Teresa Gómez García, Ana María Fuentes Rozalén, Carolina Serrano Diana and Esther López del Cerro)

Chapter 77 Beyond HELLP Syndrome: Prognosis, Recovery and Impact on Future Maternal Health 189
(Michelle Y. Owens and Eleni Z. Tsigas)

Chapter 78 HELLP Syndrome: The Patient Perspective 191
(Laney Poye, Melissa Wilson and Eleni Z. Tsigas)

Chapter 79 Falls in Older People: Prevalence, Risk Factors, Assessment and Intervention Strategies 193
(Juliana Hotta Ansai, Thais Rabiatti Aurichio and Larissa Pires de Andrade)

Chapter 80 Determinants of Accidental Falls and Fall-Related Injuries: Recommendations for Falls and Fall-Related Injuries Prevention Set on the Analysis of a Theoretical Dynamic System Involving the Older Adult, the Environment, and the Task Performance 195
(Catarina Lino Neto Pereira and Ana Isabel Carvalho Cruz-Ferreira)

Chapter 81 Fall Prevention in a Person with Parkinson’s Disease: A Case Study Report 197
(Lynne M. Chapman)

Chapter 82 Self-Perceived Health and the Risk of Falling in a Brazilian Community Sample 199
(Patricia Morsch)

Chapter 83 Practical Design Search for Optimal Floor Surface Finishes to Prevent Fall Incidents 201
(In-Ju Kim)

Chapter 84 Slip-Resistance Measurements for Assessing Pedestrian Fall Incidents: Facts and Fallacies 203
(In-Ju Kim)

Chapter 85 Quality of Life Under the Perspective of Complexity 205
(Guanis de Barros Vilela Júnior, Gustavo Celestino Martins, Erika da Silva Maciel, Jaqueline Girnos Sonati and Roberto Vilarta)

Chapter 86 Quality of Life and Physical Activity 207
(Dęnis Marcelo Modeneze, Erika da Silva Maciel, Jaqueline Girnos Sonati and Fernando Rodrigues Peixoto Quaresma)

Chapter 87 Quality of Life and Food Consumption 209
(Anne Cristine Rumiato, Rosana Evangelista Poderoso and Inęs Monteiro)
Chapter 88 Quality of Life and the Impact of Changes on Sleep 211
(Milva Maria Figueiredo De Martino)

Chapter 89 Related to Stage of Change in Exercise Behavior and Quality of Life of Brazilian Administrative Workers 213
(Cynara Cristina Domingues Alves Pereira and Ana Lúcia Rodrigues Maretti)

Chapter 90 Quality of Life at Work, Absenteeism and Job Satisfaction: A Case Study in Manufacturing Industry 215
(Telma Silva and Inęs Monteiro)

Chapter 91 Socio-Demographics, Lifestyle, Health and Work Aspects Related to Quality of Life Among Pharmaceutical Industry Workers 217
(Inęs Monteiro, Eloisa Petruci Hodge and Aparecida Mari Iguti)

Chapter 92 Perception of Pain and Quality of Life at Work of Truck Drivers in Cities of Săo Paulo State 219
(Luciane Manzatto, Guanis de Barros Vilela Junior, Antonio Jose Grande, Erika da Silva Maciel, Gustavo Celestino Martin, Tulio Brandăo Xavier Rocha and Jaqueline Girnos Sonati)

Chapter 93 Quality of Life X Quantity of Life: The Right to Die with Dignity Protected by the Advanced Directives Institutes 221
(Bruna Sitta Deserti, Hélio Veiga Júnior, Patrícia Borba Marchetto, Roberto Brocanelli Corona and Thiago Soares Lamenha Gomes)

Chapter 94 Quality of Life of Caregivers of People with Disabilities 223
(Fernando Rodrigues Peixoto Quaresma, Airton Tetelbon Stein, Erika da Silva Maciel and Fernando Adami)

Chapter 95 Management of Obstructive and Central Sleep Apnea 225
(Seckin O. Ulualp)

Chapter 96 Specific Neurological Disorders and Sleep Disturbances 227
(K. A. Norremose and M. F. Oliveira)

Chapter 97 Neurosurgical Topics and Sleep Apnea 229
(M. F. Oliveira, K. A. Norremose and F. C. G. Pinto)

Chapter 98 Changes in the Eye Related to Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome 231
(Blanca Ferrandez, Pilar Calvoand Antonio Ferreras)

Chapter 99 QT Dispersion in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea 233
(Igor A. Kelmanson)

Chapter 100 Update in Management of Paget’s Disease of The Breast and Review of Literature: Case Report 235
(Victoria Marcos González, Cristina del Valle Rubido and Maria Concepción Sánchez Martínez)

Chapter 101 The Importance of an Extended Gastric Myotomy for Achalasia 237
(Allison Porter and Brant Oelschlager)

Chapter 102 Bisphosphonate Treatment in Paget’s Disease of Bone 239
(Winnie Zee Man Wat)

Chapter 103 Revealing Secrets of Hernial Sac with Advancement in Medicine 241
(Kumar Jayant, Swati Agrawal, Santosh Kumar, S. K. Singh, Palkesh Agrawal, R. K. Agrawal, K. G. Dayama and Rajesh Roat)

Chapter 104 Thermoluminescence Detection of Γ-ray irradiated Herbs 243
(Baskaran Purushothaman and Joon Myong Song)

Chapter 105 Metabolic Acidosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Management 245
(Luca Di Lullo)

Chapter 106 Quality of Life in Brazilian Patients with Overweight and Obesity 247
(Alberto K. Arbex, Denise R. T. W. Rocha and Valeria B. Braulio)

Chapter 107 Hydroxycinnamic Acids (HCAS): Structure, Biological Properties and Health Effects 249
(Juliana Vinholes, Branca M. Silva and Luís R. Silva)

Chapter 108 Counterfeit Drugs Set Alarm Bells Ringing: Comparative Analysis of Drug Policies 251
(Abdeen Mustafa Omer)

Chapter 109 Role of the Clinical Chemistry Laboratory in the Diagnosis and Management of Metabolic Acidosis 253
(Verena Gounden)

Chapter 110 Tale Reading to Premature Babies in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Is a Further Step up in Caring for Them: Results Two Years Later 255
(Augusto Biasini, Fiorella Monti, Francesca Fiuzzi, Marcello Stella, Mariachiara China and Erica Neri)

Chapter 111 Perspectives of Older Adults on Health Communication Related to Cancer Prevention and Care 257
(Boaz Kahana, Eva Kahana, Jeong Eun Lee, Jeffrey Kahana and Jiao Yu)

Chapter 112 Public Health Advocacy Strategies, Effectiveness, and Emerging Issues 259
(Ray Marks)

Chapter 113 What Are Health Care Providers Telling Pregnant Women about Fish Consumption, Listeria and Food Safety? 261
(Caroline L. Noblet, Amy M. Lando and Mario F. Teisl)

Chapter 114 CBPR and a Multitrack Model of Development: A Critical Ethnography of a Community-Based Health Communication Project 263
(Jeanette M. Dillon and Kate Magsamen-Conrad)

Chapter 115 Health in All Policies (HiAP): Contributing to Healthy Communities 265
(Michelle McCarthy and Rosemary M. Caron)

Chapter 116 Using the Many-to-Many Capabilities of Social Media for Public Health Communication 267
(Mark J. Bonica)

Chapter 117 Population Health Management: Considerations for Implementation 269
(Hailey Bodwell and Rosemary M. Caron)

Chapter 118 The Evolution of Health Care Communication in the 21st Century 271
(Joseph E. Massey, Lisa Sparks and Terrence D. Duncan)

Chapter 119 Reducing the Gap: Provider Communication in the Context of Community Health and Low Health Literacy Patients 273
(Julie E. Miller-Cribbs, Toni Hoberecht, Gloria Miller and Jedediah Bragg)

Chapter 120 Measuring Health Literacy in Spanish-Speaking Adults: A Comparative Study of Two Instruments 275
(Holly E. Jacobson and Francisco Soto Mas)

Chapter 121 Inflammatory Disorders and Cardiovascular Prognosis 277
(Emmanuel Androulakis, Dimitris Tousoulis and Theodoros Christophides) 

Chapter 122 Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD): An up-to-Date in Therapeutic Options 279
(Fernando José Leopoldino Fernandes Candido, Alexandre Bueno Merlini, Caroline Tatim Saad Vargas and Mário Rodrigues Montemor Netto)

Chapter 123 Regulation of Testicular Glucose Metabolism in (Pre)diabetes and Its Implications to Male Reproductive Health 281
(Maria J. Meneses, Raquel L. Bernardino, Mário Sousa, Branca M. Silva, Rosália Sá, Pedro F. Oliveira and Marco G. Alves)

Chapter 124 Near-Infrared Spectroscopy as a Method of Measuring Respiratory Muscle Oxygenation Changes 283
(Tyler M. Saumur, W. Darlene Reid and Nada Basoudan)

Chapter 125 Traumatic Retinal Injuries 285
(Steven S. Saraf, Robert A. Prinzi, Daniel D. Kim, Ankit Desai, Nitin Kumar and Uday R. Desai)

Chapter 126 Resolving Enuresis: Factors Affecting Outcomes 287
(Abigail E. Kennedy and William J. Warzak
Chapter 127 Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA): Potential Complications (Skin Burn) 291
(Keita Ogake, Hiroya Iida, Tsukasa Aihara, Shin-ichi Ikuta, Takayoshi Nakajima, Hidehiko Waki and Naoki Yamanaka)

Chapter 128 Grasshopper in Wound Healing According to Ethnopharmacological Premises. Study of the Effect of Grasshopper’s Abdominal Secretion on Wound Healing 293
(Magdalena Buszewska-Forajta, Danuta Siluk and Roman Kaliszan)

Chapter 129 Fish Collagen: A Substitute for Mammalian Collagen in Food Products 295
(Sushil Anand and Andreas L. Lopata)

Chapter 130 Lichen Planus: General Characteristics 297
(Fernanda Mombrini Pigatti, Luís Antônio de Assis Taveira and Joăo Adolfo Costa Hanemann)

Chapter 131 Oral Lichen Planus 299
(Vanja Vucicevic Boras, Kruna Valter, Meliha Solak Mekić and Dragana Gabric)

Chapter 132 Oral Lichen Planus: Etiopathogenic, Clinical, Histopathological and Treatment Considerations 301
(Mônica Ghislaine Oliveira Alves and Janete Dias Almeida)

Chapter 133 Association of Oral Lichen Planus with Systemic Diseases and Amalgam Restorations: A 7 Year Retrospective Case-Control Analysis in a Northern Serbia Population 303
(Marija Bokor-Bratic and Milos Cankovic)

Chapter 134 Qualitative Evaluation of an Obesity Prevention Program for Elementary School-Age Children 305
(Laura A. Nabors, Teminijesu John Ige, Patrice D. DeLeon, Paige Young and Mary E. Devlin)

Chapter 135 Foreign Body Ingestion in Children: Epidemiology, Clinical Manifestations and Management 307
(Chiara Mameli, Dario Dilillo, Erica Galli, Giulia Ramponi, Fabio Meneghin, Francesca Penagini and Gian Vincenzo Zuccotti)

Chapter 136 Identification of Somatosensory Dorsal Root Ganglia Neurons through Fluorescent Tracer Retrograde Labeling 309
(Yao-Qing Yu)

Chapter 137 PGE2 Induced Nociceptor Sensitization and Potentiation Contribute to Chronic Pain Conditions 311
(Weiya Ma)

Chapter 138 Ultrasound Guided Nerve Block for Trigeminal Neuralgia 313
(Kenichi Takechi, Kotaro Kikuchi and Takumi Nagaro)

Chapter 139 Postoperative Monitoring after Free Tissue Transfer: Current Technologies 315
(Christopher S. Crowe, Simone W. Glaus and Gordon K. Lee)

Chapter 140 Mobilization, Collection and Transfusion of Granulocytes 317
(Rainer Moog and Naska Moog)

Chapter 141 Defects of Granulocytes and Granulopoiesis 319
(Faiza Basheer, Clifford Liongue, Sarah Shigdar and Alister C. Ward)

Chapter 142 Near Infrared Spectroscopy: The Next Standard of Care in Neonatal Clinical Monitoring 321
(Stephanie M. Cruz, Adesola C. Akinkuotu and Oluyinka O. Olutoye)

Chapter 143 Application of Near Infrared Spectroscopy in the Food and Pharmaceutical Industries 323
(Aderval S. Luna and Jéssica S. A. Pinho)

Chapter 144 Sarco (endo) Plasmic Reticulum Calcium-ATPases (SERCAs) and MicroRNAs 325
(Emanuela Boštjančič and Damjan Glavač)

Chapter 145 Assessment of Vascular Supply to the Skin:
A Review of Methodologies 327
(Gloria R. Sue and Gordon K. Lee) 

Chapter 146 The Implementation of the EU Isotretinoin Pregnancy Prevention Programme in the Netherlands -Healthcare Professional Surveys: A Descriptive Study 329
(Ineke Crijns, Aukje Mantel-Theeuwisse, Rudi Bloemberg, Eldridge Pinas, Sabine Straus and Lolkje de Jong-van den Berg)

Chapter 147 Prescriptive Contraceptive Use among Women of Childbearing Potential Using Isotretinoin in the Netherlands Compared with Female Isotretinoin Non-Users: A Drug Utilisation Study 331
(Hubertina J. M. J. Crijns, Nienke van Rein, Christine C. Gispen-de Wied, Sabine M. Straus and Lolkje T. W. de Jong-van den Berg)

Chapter 148 New Approaches to the Treatment and Diagnosis of Onychomycosis 333
(Ana Paula da Silva, Vanderlei S. Bagnato and Natalia M. Inada)

Chapter 149 Onychomycosis: Prevalence, Diagnosis and Management 335
(Héctor Ricardo Galvan García)

Chapter 150 Onychomycosis Treatment: New Emerging Therapies and Challenges 337
(Lívia Neves Borgheti-Cardoso, Tamara Angelo, Guilherme Martins Gelfuso, Stephânia Fleury Taveira and Tais Gratieri)

Chapter 151 Platelet-Associated Regulatory System (PARS) 339
(József Bódis, Szilárd Papp, István Vermes, Endre Sulyok, Péter Tamás, Bálint Farkas, Katalin Zámbó, Ioannis Hatzipetros and Gábor L. Kovács)

Chapter 152 Thromboxane A2 and Endothelial Dysfunction: Experimental Analysis on Isolated Blood Vessels 341
(Miroslav Radenković)

Chapter 153 Measles Problems Currently 343
(Vanda Bostik, Radek Sleha, Rudolf Kukla, Miloslav Salavec and Petr Prasil)

Chapter 154 A Striking Increase in Seroprevalence of Measles-Specific Immunoglobulin G among Native Japanese Healthcare Students: The Impact of a Five-year Measles-Rubella Vaccination Catch-up Campaign in Japan 345
(Takao Kimura, Ai Takeichi, Toshiya Inoue, Chiaki Suto, Katsuhiko Tsunekawa, Makoto Nara, Yutaka Tokue and Masami Murakami)

Chapter 155 Phospholipase D: A Major Player in Pathophysiological Diseases 347
(Chaithanya Chelakkot, Jaewang Ghim, Jin-Hyeok Jang, Pann-Ghil Suh and Sung Ho Ryu)

Chapter 156 The Brazilian Human Milk Banks Network and the Partnership with the Brazilian Military Firefighters Corps: Fighting for Life 349
(Lucienne Christine Estevez de Alencar and Dirce Bellezi Guilhem)
Chapter 157 Risk Factors in Ovarian Cancer: A Brief Overview 351
(Ludek Zavesky, Eva Jandakova and Radovan Turyna)

Chapter 158 Ovarian Cancer: New Therapies, Potential Risk Factors and Prognostic Values for Improving Survival Outcomes in Women 353
(Luiz Gustavo de Almeida Chuffa, Fábio Rodrigues Ferreira Seiva, Joăo Paulo de Arruda Amorim and Luiz Antonio Lupi Júnior)

Chapter 159 microRNAs in Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer. Potential, Challenges, Pitfalls 355
(Ludek Zavesky, Eva Jandakova, Lucie Langmeierova, Vit Weinberger and Lubos Minar)

Chapter 160 Immunotherapy and Target Therapy: New Approaches in Ovarian Cancer 357
(Rosekeila Simőes Nomelini, Millena Prata Jammal, Agrimaldo Martins Filho and Eddie Fernando Candido Murta)

Chapter 161 Dopamine Receptor: A Treatment Target for Ovarian Cancer 359
(Min Yong, Jinyan Li, Lina Hu and Tinghe Yu)

Chapter 162 Malignant Ovarian Germ Cell Tumors: Treatment and Prognosis 361
(R. Díaz-Murillo, M. Lombarte-García, J. de Santiago and I. Zapardiel)

Chapter 163 Controversies in the Management of Ovarian Cancer 363
(Grace Hwei Ching Tan and Melissa Ching Ching Teo)

Chapter 164 Splenectomy As Part of Cytoreductive Surgery for Advanced Stage and Relapsed Ovarian Cancer 365
(N. Bacalbasa and Irina Balescu)

Chapter 165 Liver Surgery in Ovarian Cancer Liver Metastases 367
(N. Bacalbasa and Irina Balescu)

Chapter 166 Potential of Phytochemicals and Their Derivatives in the Treatment of Ovarian Cancer 369
(Wen-Wu Li, Okiemute Rosa Johnson-Ajinwo and Fidelia Ijeoma Uche)

Chapter 167 Molecular Alterations Chemoresistance-Related in Ovarian Cancer Patients and Related Target Therapies 371
(Lucrezia Amoroso, Francesca De Iuliis and Susanna Scarpa)

Chapter 168 Primary Cytoreduction in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer 373
(E. Delgado, M. Martín-Cameán and I. Zapardiel)

Chapter 169 Sensitizing Chemotherapy with Ultrasound 375
(Li Luo, Jinyan Li, Meijiao Wang, Lin Yu and Tinghe Yu)

Chapter 170 Elderly Ovarian Cancer Patients: Treatment Options 377
(Francesca De Iuliis, Lucrezia Amoroso and Susanna Scarpa)

Chapter 171 Insomnia in Children: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Therapy 379
(Benjamin Putois, Wendy Leslie and Patricia Franco)

Chapter 172 Insomnia in Adults: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Therapy 381
(Mélinée Chapoutot, Thierry Faivre, Wendy Leslie and Benjamin Putois)
Chapter 173 Community-Based Early Interventions for Acute TMJMD Patient Settings 383
(Angela Liegey Dougall, Celeste Sanders, Rob Haggard, Peter Buschang, Steve Karbowski, Richard Riggs and Robert J. Gatchel)

Chapter 174 The Pharmacological and Therapeutical Potential of Scorpion Venoms and Their Toxins 385
(J. Bhavya, Sunil S. More and B.L. Dhananjaya)

Chapter 175 Non-Anticoagulant Oligosaccharides of Enoxaparin Relieve Chemical-Induced Acute Colitis 387
(Qi Ying Lean, Nuri Gueven, Rajaraman D. Eri, Gregory M. Peterson and Rahul P. Patel)

Chapter 176 Chemokine Receptor CXCR7: A New Drug Target for Atherosclerosis 389
(Jianzhong Shen and Wanshu Ma)

Chapter 177 Participation of Microtubules in Intracellular Cholesterol Transport through Cytosolic Lipid-Protein Particles in Rat Astrocytes 391
(Jin-Ichi Ito and Makoto Michikawa)

Chapter 178 Teeth and Amelogenin in Xenopus 393
(Hitoshi Ando)

Chapter 179 Building Community Capacity to Improve Population Health through Integrating Public Health and Health Care: Lessons Learned from the Community Health Needs Assessment Conducted by Nebraska’s Rural Hospitals 395
(Li-Wu Chen, David Palm and Kate E. Trout)

Chapter 180 Collaboration or Contestation? A Critical Evaluation of Current Capacity Building Mechanisms in Community-Based Obesity Prevention Programmes 397
(G. Middleton, A. B. Evans, H. Henderson and D. Windard)

Chapter 181 Building Capacity towards HIV Prevention in a Latino Migrant Worker Community in South Florida 399
(Jesús Sánchez)

Chapter 182 Measuring Community Capacities with “KEQ”: Psychometric Tests Results for a Newly Developed Instrument for Health Promotion Programs in Germany 401
(Stefan Nickel, Waldemar Süß and Alf Trojan)

Chapter 183 Building Capacity to Adapt to the Consequences of Disaster: Linking Disaster Recovery and Disaster Risk Reduction 403
(Douglas Paton, Li-ju Jang and Melanie Irons)

Chapter 184 Effective Training Tools in Local and Regional Development Planning and Management in Africa 405
(Asfaw Kumssa)

Chapter 185 The Relevance of AMH to Human Reproductive Biology and Medicine 407
(David B. Seifer and Reshef Tal)

Chapter 186 Basic Biology of AMH: Structure, Signaling Pathways, and Role in Normal Folliculogenesis 409
(Jenny A. Visser)

Chapter 187 Studies on Anti-Müllerian Hormone Production, Action, and Regulation in the Primate Ovary: Insight into Human Folliculogenesis 411
(Jing Xu, Mary B. Zelinski and Richard L. Stouffer)

Chapter 188 Options for Choosing Different AMH Assays 413
(Richard Fleming)

Chapter 189 The Value of Normative Data on AMH in Women 415
(Joop S. E. Laven)

Chapter 190 Anti-Müllerian Hormone and the Prediction of Age at Natural Menopause 417
(M. Depmann and F. J. M. Broekmans)

Chapter 191 Using AMH for Determining a Stratified Gonadotropin Dosing Regimen for IVF/ICSI and Optimizing Outcomes 419
(Joan-Carles Arce, Bjarke M. Klein and Lars Erichsen)

Chapter 192 How AMH Assists Counselling for Fertility Preservation Prior to Treatment for Cancer 421
(C. E. Dunlop and R. A. Anderson)

Chapter 193 AMH in Diagnosis and Treatment of Gonadal Tumors 423
(Geralyn Lambert-Messerlian and Rodolfo Rey)

Chapter 194 Assessment of Ovarian Reserve Before and After Gynecologic Surgery 425
(Akira Iwase)

Chapter 195 The Utility of AMH in the Diagnosis and Treatment of PCOS 427
(A. Dumont, G. Robin, S. Catteau-Jonard and D. Dewailly)

Chapter 196 The Role of AMH in Endometriosis 429
(Patrizia Carrarelli, Lucia Funghi, Alessandra Gatti, Felice Arcuri and Felice Petraglia)

Chapter 197 Applications of AMH in Pediatric Endocrinology 431
(Analía V. Freire, Romina P. Grinspon and Rodolfo A. Rey)

Chapter 198 Anti-Müllerian Hormone and Premature Ovarian Insufficiency 433
(Laetitia Jacquesson, Anne Bachelot and Philippe Touraine)

Chapter 199 A Critical Evaluation of Whether Circulating Anti-Müllerian Hormone Is a Hormone in Adults, with Special Reference to Its Putative Roles in Men 435
(Ian S. McLennan, Yih Harng Chong,Yui Kawagishi and Michael W. Pankhurst)

Chapter 200 Summary of Current State of AMH Utilisation in Clinical Reproductive Medicine 437
(Scott M. Nelson)

Chapter 201 Racial/Ethnic Differences in AMH and Potential Underlying Mechanisms 439
(Reshef Tal and David B. Seifer)

Chapter 202 Influence of Combined Contraceptives on Serum AMH 441
(Christopher E. Gibson and Clarisa R. Gracia)

Chapter 203 Anti-Müllerian Hormone and Obesity 443
(Vicky Moy and Erkan Buyuk)

Chapter 204 Association between Vitamin D and Anti-Müllerian Hormone 445
(Mohamad Irani and Zaher Merhi)

Chapter 205 Anti-Müllerian Hormone (AMH) and FMR1 Genotype 447
(A. Shohat-Tal and N. Gleicher)

Chapter 206 AMH Screening of Ovarian Reserve in the General Population: A Risk-Benefit Analysis 449
(Kelton Tremellen and Neerja Kamal)

Chapter 207 Future Research and Potential Therapeutic Applications: Agonists and Antagonists 451
(Elodie Adda-Herzog, Nathalie di Clemente and Renato Fanchin)

      Medicine Research Summaries
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2017 - 4th quarter
   ISBN: 978-1-53612-751-5
   Status: AP
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