Taylor & Francis India: Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

  • The Neurobiological Basis of Suicide book cover

    The Neurobiological Basis of Suicide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yogesh Dwivedi

    With recent studies using genetic, epigenetic, and other molecular and neurochemical approaches, a new era has begun in understanding pathophysiology of suicide. Emerging evidence suggests that neurobiological factors are not only critical in providing potential risk factors but also provide a…

    Hardback – 2012-06-25
    CRC Press
    Frontiers in Neuroscience

  • Gender and Genetics: Sociology of the Prenatal book cover

    Gender and Genetics

    Sociology of the Prenatal, 1st Edition

    By Kate Reed

    Prenatal screening for genetic disorders is becoming an increasingly widespread phenomenon across the globe. While studies have highlighted the importance of women’s experiences of such screening, little is known about men’s roles and direct involvement in this process. With a focus on the…

    Hardback – 2012-05-16
    Genetics and Society

  • Human Health and Ecological Integrity: Ethics, Law and Human Rights book cover

    Human Health and Ecological Integrity

    Ethics, Law and Human Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Colin L. Soskolne, Donald W. Spady

    The connection between environment and health has been well studied and documented, particularly by the World Health Organization. It is now being included in some legal instruments, although for the most part caselaw does not explicitly make that connection. Neither the right to life nor the…

    Hardback – 2012-05-16

  • Polymers for Vascular and Urogenital Applications book cover

    Polymers for Vascular and Urogenital Applications

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shalaby W. Shalaby, Karen J.L. Burg, Waleed Shalaby

    In a carefully crafted, multidisciplinary, skillfully focused format, Polymers for Vascular and Urogenital Applications covers attributes of polymers used for vascular, urological, and gynecological materials. It provides a brief analysis of how the use of polymers in vascular and urogenital…

    Hardback – 2012-05-03
    CRC Press
    Advances in Polymeric Biomaterials

  • Neurotechnology: Premises, Potential, and Problems book cover


    Premises, Potential, and Problems, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Giordano

    New technologies that allow us to investigate mechanisms and functions of the brain have shown considerable promise in treating brain disease and injury. These emerging technologies also provide a means to assess and manipulate human consciousness, cognitions, emotions, and behaviors, bringing with…

    Hardback – 2012-04-26
    CRC Press
    Advances in Neurotechnology

  • Alzheimer's Disease: Targets for New Clinical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies book cover

    Alzheimer's Disease

    Targets for New Clinical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Renee D. Wegrzyn, Alan S. Rudolph

    In recent years, a tremendous amount of effort has been focused on better understanding the fundamentals of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) to facilitate early and accurate diagnosis and appropriately targeted therapeutic treatments. Alzheimer’s Disease: Targets for New Clinical, Diagnostic, and…

    Hardback – 2012-04-26
    CRC Press
    Frontiers in Neuroscience

  • Regenerating Bodies: Tissue and Cell Therapies in the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Regenerating Bodies

    Tissue and Cell Therapies in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By Julie Kent

    This exciting book examines how human tissues and cells are being exchanged, commodified and commercialized by new health technologies. Through a discussion of emergent global ‘tissue economies’ the author explores the social dynamics of innovation in the fields of tissue engineering and stem cell…

    Hardback – 2012-04-26
    Genetics and Society

  • The Ethics of Gender-Specific Disease book cover

    The Ethics of Gender-Specific Disease

    1st Edition

    By Mary Ann Cutter

    Our understanding of gender carries significant bioethical implications. An errant account of gender-specific disease can lead to overgeneralizations, undergeneralizations, and misdiagnoses. It can also lead to problems in the structure of health-care delivery, the creation of policy, and the…

    Hardback – 2012-04-18
    Routledge Annals of Bioethics

  • Materials in Biology and Medicine book cover

    Materials in Biology and Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sunggyu Lee, David Henthorn

    While the interdisciplinary field of materials science and engineering is relatively new, remarkable developments in materials have emerged for biological and medical applications, from biocompatible polymers in medical devices to the use of carbon nanotubes as drug delivery vehicles. Exploring…

    Hardback – 2012-03-21
    CRC Press
    Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

  • Psychoneuroendocrinology of Sport and Exercise: Foundations, Markers, Trends book cover

    Psychoneuroendocrinology of Sport and Exercise

    Foundations, Markers, Trends, 1st Edition

    Edited by Felix Ehrlenspiel, Katharina Strahler

    Psychoneuroendocrinology is the study of the interaction between hormones, the brain and human behaviour. This is the first book to examine psychoneuroendocrinology in the context of sport and exercise, offering a comprehensive review of current research and assessment techniques and highlighting…

    Hardback – 2012-03-15
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Dopamine - Glutamate Interactions in the Basal Ganglia book cover

    Dopamine - Glutamate Interactions in the Basal Ganglia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Jones

    The basal ganglia are involved in complex brain functions, from voluntary movement control to learning and reward processing, and they are implicated in numerous neurological and psychiatric disorders. Information from the cerebral cortex and thalamus is conveyed to basal ganglia nuclei via…

    Hardback – 2011-12-14
    CRC Press
    Frontiers in Neuroscience

  • Endangered Children: Homicide and Other Crimes, Second Edition book cover

    Endangered Children

    Homicide and Other Crimes, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Lita Linzer Schwartz, Natalie K. Isser

    From infancy onward, children are in danger from many sources, including parental and sibling abuse, drug abuse and mental illness in the home, parental neglect, and poverty. Removing an at-risk child from a troubled environment brings on a host of new concerns and is not always a panacea.…

    Hardback – 2011-12-13
    CRC Press

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