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    • &#268retnik, Andrej (2012)
      Achilles tendon has always attracted a great attention. Its disorders include various problems from pain and swelling with bumps to functional impairment or even ruptures. Debates concerning aetiology and optimal treatment ...
    • Rozim Zorzi, Alessandro; Batista de Miranda, Joao (2016)
      Advanced Techniques in Bone Regeneration is a book that brings together over 15 chapters, written by leading practitioners and researchers, of the latest advances in the area, including surgical techniques, new discoveries, ...
    • Serdev, Nikolay (2011)
      Liposuction is the first cosmetic procedure to change beutification surgery from open extensive excision surgery into a more atraumatic closed one. It gave rise to the modern understanding of minimally scarring and minimally ...
    • Firstenberg, Michael S.; Khan, Imran (2021)
      As the diagnostic and therapeutic tools for the management of complex cardiac valve disease continue to evolve, the options for patients who previously had few choices continue to expand. Such advances have resulted in a ...
    • Iancu, Cornel (2011)
      Surgeons from various domains have become fascinated by endoscopy with its very low complications rates, high diagnostic yields and the possibility to perform a large variety of therapeutic procedures. Therefore during the ...
    • Kinov, Plamen (2013)
      New technologies, developments in implant design and advances in surgical technique have improved outcomes after joint replacement and decreased rate of complications. It is not a surprise that the number of arthroplasties ...
    • Zorzi, Alessandro; Batista de Miranda, Joao (2012)
      Bone grafting is the surgical procedure in which new bone (bone graft) or a replacement material (graft substitute), is placed into bone fractures or bone defects to aid in healing. Bone grafting is in the field of interest ...
    • Tejedor, Luis; Gómez Modet, Susana; Manchev, Lachezar; Aditya Parikesit, Arli (2020)
      This book has been contrived to gather recent data on a common health problem. As breast cancer imposes a heavy burden for society due to its psychological, social and economic consequences, every step to broaden our ...
    • Tang, Yueh-Bih (2021)
      This edited volume, Cosmetic Surgery, is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters that offer a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of medicine. The book comprises single chapters ...
    • Agullo, Francisco J. (2012)
      Plastic surgery continues to be a rapidly growing field in medicine. There have been multiple recent advancements in the field. Specifically, there has been a continuously growing interest in fat grafting, body contouring, ...
    • Stawicki, Stanislaw P.; Firstenberg, Michael S.; Swaroop, Mamta (2020)
      In the realm of medical practice, the word “embolism” has many implications to many people, with most providers instinctively placing this word within an inherently negative context. Derived from the Greek word, ἐμβολισμός, ...
    • Signorelli, Francesco (2012)
      Neurosurgery is a rapidly developing field of medicine. Therefore, staying keeping track of the advancements in the field is paramount for trainees as well as fully trained neurosurgeons. This book, fully available online, ...
    • Abdeldayem, Hesham; El-Kased, Ahmed F.; El-Shaarawy, Ahmed (2016)
      This book is addressed to researchers, practicing physicians, and surgeons in the field of organ transplantation, as well as the medical students, residents, and fellows. The topics covered include the religious concepts ...
    • Mathieu, David (2011)
      Gamma knife radiosurgery is a minimally-invasive treatment alternative for intracranial disorders, including tumors, vascular malformations, facial pain and epilepsy. This book will allow the reader to learn when gamma ...
    • Vitin, Alexander (2011)
      Gangrene is the term used to describe the necrosis or death of soft tissue due to obstructed circulation, usually followed by decomposition and putrefaction, a serious, potentially fatal complication. The presented book ...
    • Vitin, Alexander (2013)
      Since the book "Gangrene: Current Concepts and Management Options" had been published in August 2011, certain advancements in the field have been observed and several important multicenter studies have been successfully ...
    • Bosco Sales Nogueira, João; Alberto Dias Leite, José; Heráclio Do Carmo Araújo, Leonardo; Cortez Bezerra, Marcelo (2020)
      Knee Surgery - Reconstruction and Replacement is an intriguing book. From basic to advanced concepts, it collects relevant and reliable information obtained globally from validated collaborating researchers.
    • Fujioka, Masaki (2020)
      Patients often need to have limbs amputated to save them from advanced malignant neoplasms and severe limb infections, or due to the failure to repair severe limb trauma. However, efforts should be made to maintain limbs ...
    • Fitridge, Robert; Thompson, Matthew (2011)
      New updated edition first published with Cambridge University Press. This new edition includes 29 chapters on topics as diverse as pathophysiology of atherosclerosis, vascular haemodynamics, haemostasis, thrombophilia and ...
    • Abdulwahab, Taiceer; Almqvist, Karl (2019)
      The principal aim of this title is to provide the arthroscopic orthopaedic surgeon with a clear, concise account of the anatomy, pathology, conservative and operative surgical techniques in the management of meniscal ...