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Endocrinology & Metabolism

  • Adipositas- und metabolische Chirurgieby Jürgen Ordemann; Ulf Elbelt

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 71.36

    Praxisorientiert und detailliert sind in diesem Buch die chirurgische Therapie der Adipositas und die metabolische Chirurgie dargestellt. Die einzelnen Operationsverfahren mit ihren spezifischen Indikationen, Durchführung und Risiken werden in Wort und Bild ausführlich beschrieben. Besonderer Wert wird auf die Auswahl des geeigneten Operationsverfahrens... more...

  • Frontiers in Gynecological Endocrinologyby Charles Sultan; Andrea R. Genazzani

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 56.25

    This volume provides a comprehensive, up-to-date overview on pediatric and adolescent gynecological endocrinology. It covers a very wide range of topics with a particular focus on disorders of sex differentiation, pubertal maturation, growth disorders, primary and secondary amenorrhea, menstrual disorders in adolescents and young adults, sexuality,... more...

  • Neurotrophinsby Gerald Litwack

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 210.00

    Neurotrophins , the latest volume in the Vitamins and Hormones series first published in 1943, and the longest-running serial published by Academic Press, provides up-to-date information on crystal structures and basic structural studies on neurotrophins and their receptors, neurotrophin functions, and the biological actions of neurotrophins... more...

  • Diabetes in Old Ageby Alan J. Sinclair; Trisha Dunning; Leocadio Rodr?guez Ma?as; Medha Munshi

    Wiley 2017; US$ 198.50 US$ 172.03

    This new edition of the popular and market-leading Diabetes in Old Age features up-to-date and comprehensive information about the key aspects of managing older people with diabetes, predominantly type 2 diabetes. With a strong evidence-based focus throughout, the entire range of issues surrounding diabetes and its many complications are covered,... more...

  • Integrative Cardiologyby Massimo Fioranelli

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 148.61

    This book is a detailed guide to a new integrative approach to the prevention and treatment of various cardiac disorders and risk factors, including coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, dyslipidemia, and hypertension. This approach combines various strategies, including metabolic cardiology, low-dose medicine, exercise programs,... more...

  • A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Managementby Peter H. Scanlon; Ahmed Sallam; Peter van Wijngaarden

    Wiley 2017; US$ 189.95 US$ 164.62

    The incidence of diabetes is increasing worldwide at an alarming rate, and diabetic retinopathy is one of the most significant complications of diabetes. Packed with outstanding retinal photos, the second edition of this one-stop clinical manual offers a comprehensive overview of the diagnosis, treatment and long–term management of patients... more...

  • Free Fatty Acid Receptorsby Graeme Milligan; Ikuo Kimura

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 285.56

    This book highlights the important role free fatty acids (FFA) play as potential drug targets. While FFA have long been considered byproducts of cell metabolism, they are now recognized as ligands that regulate cell and tissue function via G-protein-coupled receptors. At least three receptors have been identified for which FFA appear to be the endogenous... more...

  • Bone Disorders, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America,by Albert Shieh

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2017; US$ 98.99

    This issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics, guest edited by Dr. Albert Shieh of UCLA, is devoted to Bone Disorders. Articles in this outstanding issue include: Role of Osteocyte in Bone and Non-Bone Disease; Bone-Fat Interaction; Imaging Beyond DXA; Vitamin D in African-Americans; Pre-Menopausal Osteoporosis; Combined Pharmacologic Therapy... more...

  • Bariatric Surgical Practice Guideby Praveen Raj Palanivelu; Saravana Kumar; Rachel Maria Gomes

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 95.53

    This book provides a comprehensive review of literature of various aspects of bariatric surgery arriving at practical recommendations for simplifying day to day practice. This book is divided into 10 sections covering selection of patient, preoperative predictors of outcome, technical considerations, specific situations, post-operative pathways, management... more...

  • Ratgeber Polyneuropathie und Restless Legsby Christian Schmincke

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 13.38

    Dieses Buch hilft PNP-Betroffenen und Patienten mit Restless-Legs-Syndrom, ihre Krankheit zu erkennen, zu verstehen, mit ihr umzugehen und klärt über die Therapiemöglichkeiten auf: Was kann die Schulmedizin leisten, und warum ist die chinesische Medizin so erfolgreich in der Diagnostik und Therapie? Wie sieht die Behandlung nach der Traditionellen... more...