• CURRENT Essentials of Medicine, Fourth Edition (LANGE CURRENT Essentials)

    The excellent fast reference at the wards and within the clinic!

    The recognized "one illness in keeping with web page" design!

    CURRENT necessities of Medicine is a realistic, point-of-care pocket instruction manual that provides "nutshell" info at the prognosis and therapy of greater than 500 scientific issues noticeable in either fundamental care and clinic settings. excellent as a brief reference at the wards or in a hectic hospital, this is often the single pocket advisor to provide sickness necessities in a one-disease-per-page bulleted structure. sensible pearls, for which the authors are renowned, are provided for the majority stipulations.


    • To-the-point info at the analysis and therapy of greater than 500 of the most typical illnesses obvious in medical perform
    • handy one-disease-per web page presentation
    • Bulleted information for every affliction overlaying necessities of prognosis, Differential analysis, therapy, Pearl, and Reference
    • Encompasses either ambulatory and inpatient medication
    • contains inner drugs, plus specialties comparable to obstetrics/gynecology, surgical procedure, and pediatrics
    • up-to-date medical manifestations, diagnostic assessments, and therapy issues throughout

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  • Essentials of Complementary and Alternative Medicine

    4 out of ten sufferers visited a complementary and substitute drugs (CAM) practitioner final year--Your sufferers! necessities of Complementary and replacement medication will give you the data you want to comprehend this phenomenon. This functional resource brings jointly brand new best CAM researchers and practitioners to provide the reader insights into the social and medical foundations of CAM, the protection and efficacy of CAM items and practices, and overviews of 20 frequent CAM modalities. necessities of Complementary and substitute medication is helping you tell, teach, and deal with sufferers who're drawn to or at present utilizing CAM. half I, Social and clinical Foundations of CAM, discusses the heritage, ethics, and clinical examine of CAM. half II discusses the protection of many CAM items and practices, together with herbs, nutritional and dietary items, and homeopathy. half III offers overviews of 20 universal CAM modalities, together with Ayurvedic medication, conventional chinese language drugs, and Naturopathy. modern day future health care practitioners want new wisdom and talents to successfully deal with sufferers who're utilizing or contemplating CAM. necessities of Complementary and replacement drugs is your quintessential resource for knowing CAM and its influence in your perform. steered within the Brandon/Hill chosen record of print books and journals for the small scientific library - April 2 hundred

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  • Mechanical Blood Trauma in Circulatory-Assist Devices

    By Timothy M. Maul, Marina V. Kameneva, Peter D. Wearden

    Mechanical cardiovascular help units has to be effectively designed to prevent harm to the blood they touch. the criteria that have an effect on the hemocompatibility of a cardiovascular support gadget comprise 3 significant non-physiological parts - the fabric, fluid move paths, and move comparable stresses, - in addition to the gadget interplay with the local vasculature. moreover, the interplay of the machine with the blood isn't really static. overseas surfaces turn on blood elements together with platelets, leukocytes and the coagulation cascade. Thrombus formation at the floor of the gadget can modify the fluid dynamics in a way that reasons erythrocyte harm starting from major hemolysis to sub-lethal trauma which may take many days to weeks to become an important medical challenge. This sub-lethal blood trauma isn't really simply detectable with out particular gear, that is in general unavailable in regimen medical perform. Surveillance for blood harm is usually sub-optimal within the scientific atmosphere, yet as soon as clinically appropriate hemolysis happens, the most important judgements - machine removing, alternative, or extra clinical cures together with surgical procedure or plasmapheresis - that take into consideration the risk/benefit of intervention needs to be fast evaluated. a few of the preclinical designs and checking out, surgical concerns, on hand surveillance strategies, and medical results may be mentioned utilizing fresh and ancient case reviews to spotlight key issues.

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  • Atlas of Anatomy

    Highly rated by way of First relief for the USMLE !

    The finest for studying anatomy...

    Atlas of Anatomy, moment Edition, is the crucial source for an individual learning gross anatomy. full of over 2,400 full-color illustrations, this atlas publications you step by step via every one quarter of the physique, aiding you grasp the main points of anatomy.

    Key Features:

    • Exquisite full-color illustrations with transparent, thorough labeling and descriptive captions
    • Even extra scientific correlations aid scholars make the relationship among anatomy and medication
    • Coverage of every area intuitively prepared to simplify studying: starting with the skeletal framework, then including muscular tissues, organs, vasculature, and nerves, and concluding with "topographic" illustrations that placed all of it jointly
    • Over a hundred and seventy tables summarize key anatomic info for ease of analysis and evaluation
    • Innovative, uncomplicated layout within which each one two-page unfold is a self-contained consultant to an issue
    • Surface anatomy spreads now contain areas and reference strains or planes as well as landmarks and palpable constructions to advance actual examination talents
    • Muscle truth spreads perfect for memorization, reference, and assessment manage the necessities approximately muscle mass, together with beginning, insertion, innervation, and motion
    • New sectional anatomy spreads on the finish of devices construct familiarity with second perspectives of anatomic areas
    • Access to WinkingSkull.com PLUS, with over 500 photos from the publication for "labels-on and labels-off" evaluate and timed self-tests for examination preparation

    Atlas of Anatomy is the student's choice:

    "Thieme is the simplest anatomy atlas through a long way, fingers down. Clearer photographs, extra images, extra life like photos, constructions damaged up in ways in which make feel and proven from each angle...includes medical correlations and precis charts of innervations and activities. that is approximately all there's to it. simply purchase it. thanks Thieme!!! okay, now again to studying..."

    "In my opinion this booklet surpasses all of them. it is the paintings. The artist has came across the precise stability of aspect and readability. a few of these illustrations must be visible to be believed.... The pearls of scientific details are first-class and those upload importance to the data and provide help to take note. more straightforward to recollect is key."

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  • Vaccinated: One Man's Quest to Defeat the World's Deadliest Diseases

    His goal—to hinder each sickness that more often than not attacked children—was not possible. yet Maurice Hilleman got here close.

    Maurice Hilleman is the daddy of recent vaccines. leader between his accomplishments are 9 vaccines that essentially each baby will get, rendering previously lethal diseases—including mumps, rubella, and measles—nearly forgotten. writer Paul A. Offit's wealthy and energetic narrative info Hilleman's study and reviews because the foundation for a bigger exploration of the improvement of vaccines, protecting 2 hundred years of clinical historical past and touring around the globe within the strategy. The heritage of vaccines unavoidably brings with it a cautionary message, as they've got come below attack from these insisting they do extra damage than strong. Paul Offit sincerely and compellingly rebuts those arguments, and, through demonstrating how a lot the paintings of Hilleman and others has won for humanity, exhibits us how a lot we need to lose.

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  • A Pocket Guide to the Ear: A concise clinical text on the ear and its disorders (Thieme Flexibook)

    By Albert L. Menner

    Diseases of the ear make up a wide a part of basic perform and will be not easy to diagnose and deal with. available and easy-to-read, here's your concise scientific encyclopedia of ear disease.

    The e-book relies at the author's greater than 25 years event in a thriving ENT perform, and covers every thing from right apparatus and exam tools, to anatomy and issues of every area of the ear. The transparent and succinct textual content is jam-packed with beneficial instruments you could make the most of in day-by-day perform, and features:

    Complete and sound recommendation on approximately each universal and infrequent ear affliction visible through fundamental care physicians

    The most important info condensed into one hundred forty five pages to streamline research

    Bold print that stresses diagnostic and remedy ideas and clinically vital points

    More than forty full-color pictures and illustrations clarifying each concept

    Designed to be learn from disguise to hide, or as a refresher whilst wanted, this 145-page publication is an important expert device, particularly at a time whilst well-trained gatekeepers are an important to fine quality healthcare. here's the pocket consultant that anybody who treats or diagnoses ears and listening to - audiologists, fundamental care physicians, kinfolk practitioners, pediatricians, otolaryngologists, and extra - wishes for trustworthy reference.

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  • Radiology Illustrated: Uroradiology

    Uroradiology is an updated, image-oriented reference within the kind of a educating dossier that has been designed particularly to be of worth in scientific perform. All facets of the imaging of urologic ailments are lined, and case experiences illustrate the findings got with the correct imaging modalities in either universal and unusual stipulations. so much chapters specialize in a selected scientific challenge, yet general findings, congenital anomalies, and interventions also are mentioned and illustrated.

    In this moment variation, the diversity and caliber of the illustrations were more advantageous, and plenty of schematic drawings were extra to aid readers memorize attribute imaging findings via trend popularity. The accompanying textual content is concise and informative. along with serving as a great reduction to differential prognosis, this ebook will offer a simple overview software for certification or recertification in radiology.

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  • New Medicine: Complete Family Health Guide

    By David Peters, Kenneth R. Pelletier

    New medication is definitely the main entire mainstream consultant to be had to this pioneering new technique. partially 1, a chain of essays via unique healthiness practitioners covers key concerns in built-in medication, together with how you can mix natural and standard medicinal drugs competently, whilst to regard diseases your self and whilst to hunt professional aid, and the way to settle on remedies to fit your disposition and wishes. It explains the aim of MRI scans and different sorts of screening, describes how medications and natural and homeopathic drugs paintings, and indicates how easy way of life measures, resembling bettering your nutrition, can advertise health and wellbeing and toughness.

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  • Last-Minute Optics: A Concise Review of Optics, Refraction, and Contact Lenses

    The well known optics evaluation handbook, Last-Minute Optics: A Concise overview of Optics, Refraction, and call Lenses, has been revised and up-to-date right into a moment variation. This particular source boils down the overpowering subject material of scientific optics and refraction, aiding the ophthalmologist conceal the necessities in one evaluation guide. The content material relies upon the sensible event of 2 clinically lively specialists who lecture on ophthalmic optics round the world.

    This up-to-date Second version by Drs. David G. Hunter and Constance E. West comprises new questions further to chose chapters and a brand new bankruptcy masking refractive surgical procedure, in addition to a key bankruptcy that is helping you review sufferers with indicators comparable on to optical or refractive matters. The complicated innovations of optics are printed in easy-to-understand causes superior through basic illustrations.

    Last-Minute Optics, moment version allows you to check your wisdom whereas expanding your realizing of optics. Designed in a transparent, concise, question-and-answer layout, this ebook permits self-assessment and an opportunity to check your knowing earlier than you learn the answer.

    Features of the second one Edition:

    • Written in a mild and approachable sort to make optics available and understandable
    • special question-and-answer structure enables self-assessment whereas learning to spot components the place extra paintings is needed
    • excellent for restricted research time
    • comprises real-life examples which are clinically relevant
    • a number of functional the way to support improve scientific practice
    • contains 223 questions and answers

    Whether you’re an ophthalmologist, ophthalmic technician, resident or pupil, reviewing the optics evidence and ideas is simpler with Last-Minute Optics: A Concise overview of Optics, Refraction, and phone Lenses, moment Edition.

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  • Rubin's Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of Medicine

    The hugely acclaimed origin textbook Rubin's Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of medication, now in its 6th version, offers scientific scholars with a lucid dialogue of easy ailment tactics and their results on cells, organs, and folks. The streamlined assurance contains basically what scientific scholars want to know and gives medical program of the bankruptcy techniques. Icons sign discussions of pathogenesis, pathology, epidemiology, etiological elements, and scientific positive factors. Rubin's Pathology is liberally illustrated with full-color image illustrations, gross pathology photographs, and micrographs. The 6th variation is totally up to date with accelerated and revised content material. a set of fascinating on-line instruments for college kids encompasses a absolutely searchable e-text with all photos, a hundred and forty interactive case experiences, 1500 audio evaluation questions, precis podcast lectures, and a range of cellular flash playing cards for iPhone, iPod, and BlackBerry from the hot Rubin's Pathology cellular Flash playing cards. assets for school comprise a six hundred query try generator and bankruptcy outlines and objectives.

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