Current Challenges and Choices in Scientific Publication.

Current Challenges and Choices in Scientific Publication.

Providing access to scholarly scientific, technical, and medical (STM) information is becoming an increasingly difficult challenge. Authors need to be aware of the barriers facing the timely and widespread distribution of their scientific findings. After all, the dissemination of their findings and their subsequent impact on society are dependent on the success or failure of […]

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment Neurology, Second Edition

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment Neurology, Second Edition

A handy, practical, and management-oriented neurology sourcebook – delivering everything you need in one easy-to-carry volumeCURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment Neurology, 2e provides busy clinicians with practical, up-to-date strategies for assessing and managing the most frequently seen neurologic conditions in adults and children. Features Consistent presentation includes Essentials of Diagnosis, Symptoms and Signs, Diagnostic Studies, Differential […]

Corneal Transplants--an Overview with an Emphasis on Legal Aspects and Current Scenario in Mauritius (Documentation)

Corneal Transplants–an Overview with an Emphasis on Legal Aspects and Current Scenario in Mauritius (Documentation)

ABSTRACT: A healthy cornea is an essential component of clear vision. Any condition that distorts the clarity of the cornea to a greater extent has to be treated by keratoplasty. This article discusses by large about the various aspects of corneal transplants like modes of storage and their legal aspects with an emphasis on the […]

Current Treatment of Soft Tissue Sarcoma (Disease/Disorder Overview)

Current Treatment of Soft Tissue Sarcoma (Disease/Disorder Overview)

Sarcomas are rare tumors, representing only 0.8% of new cancers in the United States. Seventy-six percent arise in soft tissue, with the remainder arising in bone (1). The most common soft tissue type is malignant fibrous histiosarcoma, although this has fallen out of favor recently as a distinct histologic entity (2, 3). Multiple types of […]

Diabetes & Coronary Heart Disease: Current Perspectives (Report)

Diabetes & Coronary Heart Disease: Current Perspectives (Report)

Introduction Cardiovascular diseases (CVD), comprising coronary heart (CHD) and cerebro-vascular diseases, are currently the leading cause of death globally, accounting for 21.9 per cent of total deaths, and are projected to increase to 26.3 per cent by 2030 (1). The factors that coalesce to increase the risk of developing atherosclerotic CHD were demonstrated in Framingham […]