• Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Expert Consult - Online and Print, 4e

    In print, on-line, or in your cellular machine, Principles and perform of Pediatric Infectious Disease presents the excellent and actionable insurance you want to comprehend, diagnose, and deal with the ever-changing, high-risk medical difficulties because of infectious ailments in little ones and young people. With new chapters, elevated and up-to-date insurance, and elevated around the globe views, this authoritative clinical reference bargains the most recent need-to-know details in an easily-accessible, high-yield structure for speedy solutions and speedy, powerful intervention!

    • Spend much less time searching because of a constant, easily-accessible structure that includes revised high-yield details bins, highlighted key issues, and an abundance of specified illustrations and at-a-glance tables.
    • Be ready for the unexpected! A veritable "who's who" of world professionals offers functional wisdom to successfully diagnose and deal with virtually any infectious affliction you could encounter.
    • Quickly lookup the solutions you need by way of scientific presentation, pathogen, or form of host.
    • Get extended insurance for every type of infectious diseases together with new chapters on an infection concerning pets and unique animals, and tickborne infections.
    • Apply the newest innovations and coverings for emerging and re-emerging diseases together with the H1N1 virus.
    • Access info at the pass out of your machine or cellular device through www.expertconsult.com, that includes a downloadable photograph gallery, absolutely searchable textual content, and hyperlinks to PubMed.

    Battle the major reason for loss of life in little ones with the high-yield rules and perform of Pediatric Infectious Disease.

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  • Respiratory Physiology: The Essentials (RESPIRATORY PHYSIOLOGY: THE ESSENTIALS (WEST))

    Widely thought of the most advantageous for the instructing and studying of respiration body structure, this totally up-to-date 9th variation comprises key issues for every bankruptcy and multiple-choice evaluation questions and solutions with complete causes. to be had on-line through thePoint, animations support to elucidate relatively tough innovations and supply a visible part to be used in the course of guideline or review.
    --NEW offers rationales for all questions, in addition to reasons for every resolution choice
    --Provides eighty two essential-to-know, multiple-choice evaluate questions which look on the finish of every chapter
    --Features an Appendix of significant equations
    --Supports studying via chapter-opening studying pursuits and introductory fabric, in addition to Key techniques summaries on the finish of every chapter
    --Includes on-line assets comparable to query financial institution, animations, and entire textual content for students
    --Includes animations online--8 in total--via thePoint to demonstrate fairly difficult concepts

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  • The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome

    By Tony Attwood

    The entire consultant to Asperger's Syndrome is the definitive guide for someone plagued by Asperger's syndrome (AS). Now together with a brand new advent explaining the influence of DSM-5 at the analysis and method of AS, it brings jointly a wealth of knowledge on all elements of the syndrome for kids via to adults.

    Drawing on case experiences and private money owed from Attwood's large scientific adventure, and from his correspondence with people with AS, this ebook is either authoritative and intensely obtainable. Chapters examine:

    * factors and symptoms of the syndrome
    * the prognosis and its influence at the individual
    * concept of mind
    * the notion of feelings in self and others
    * social interplay, together with friendships
    * long term relationships
    * teasing, bullying and psychological health and wellbeing issues
    * the influence of AS on language and cognitive skills, sensory sensitivity, stream and co-ordination skills
    * occupation development.

    There can be a useful commonly asked questions bankruptcy and a bit directory beneficial assets for an individual wishing to discover extra info on a specific element of AS, in addition to literature and academic tools.

    Essential studying for households and contributors plagued by AS in addition to lecturers, execs and employers coming in touch with individuals with AS, this ebook might be at the bookshelf of a person who must comprehend or is drawn to this complicated condition.

    'I often say to the kid, "Congratulations, you have got Asperger's syndrome", and clarify that this implies she or he isn't really mad, undesirable or faulty, yet has a special means of thinking.'
    - from the whole advisor to Asperger's Syndrome

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  • A Textbook of Paediatric Orthopaedics

    A transparent, concise method of a small yet vital subspecialty that is a vital part of orthopaedic surgical education and ultimate examinations. Aimed additionally on the working towards orthopaedic doctor wanting entry to easy paediatric info, it really is as appropriate for fast referral because it is for revision reasons. good points: * A concise account of an important subspecialty * the entire easy rules of paediatric orthopaedics in a single simply available ebook * sincerely illustrated * Covers all very important themes on the point of easy rules * Written by way of a unmarried extremely popular division, drawing at the joint services of its many contributors and their event operating as a crew * Geared heavily to the necessities of surgical trainees all through Europe and Australia

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  • Clinical Communication in Medicine

    By Jo Brown

    Clinical conversation in Medicine brings jointly the theories, types and proof that underpin potent healthcare conversation in a single available quantity. counseled and constructed via participants of the united kingdom Council of medical conversation in Undergraduate scientific schooling, it strains the topic to its basic disciplinary origins, the way it is practised, taught and discovered this day, in addition to contemplating destiny directions.

    Focusing on 3 key parts – the doctor-patient dating, center parts of scientific verbal exchange, and powerful instructing and overview – Clinical communique in Medicine complements the knowledge of potent communique. It hyperlinks conception to instructing, so ideas and perform are in actual fact understood.

    Clinical verbal exchange in Medicine is a brand new and definitive advisor for execs fascinated by the schooling of scientific undergraduate scholars and postgraduate trainees, in addition to skilled and junior clinicians, researchers, academics, scholars, and coverage makers.

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  • Inborn Errors of Metabolism: From Neonatal Screening to Metabolic Pathways (Oxford Monographs on Medical Genetics)

    Texts on inborn blunders of metabolism (IEMs) have commonly concerned with classical biochemistry, scientific presentation, and traditional therapy approaches. Inborn blunders of Metabolism is a variety in this version, one who establishes an leading edge pathway strategy and offers a brand new authority in this kin of disorder.

    Alongside the normal cadre of molecular and medical underpinnings, this quantity contains assurance of child screenings and an overarching therapy of IEMs as advanced ailments -- how easy changes may end up in complicated secondary and tertiary results in metabolism that give a contribution to more and more well-known typical histories of disease.

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  • Killer Care: How Medical Error Became America's Third Largest Cause of Death, and What Can Be Done About It

    By James B. Lieber

    “A succinct, demanding file at the incidence of malpractice in smooth medication. ….An principal research that begs for dialogue by way of watchdogs and shoppers alike.” —Kirkus Reviews

    “Brilliant...scholarly. A studying of Killer Care makes a right away own funding in our personal more secure patient-centered care logical and helpful. ...Killer Care is strongly advised.”
    —T. Michael White, M.D., former vice chairman and medical professor of drugs,
    college of Pittsburgh clinical middle; writer, Unsafe to Safe

    “In Killer Care, James Lieber uncovers systemic mess ups and shortage of safeguards in sufferer safeguard. His serious warning call not just informs, yet offers particular and actionable techniques for sufferers and their households. His research additionally issues to method fixes that might make being a sufferer more secure for all of us.”
    —Barbara Mittleman, M.D.; former director, application on Private-Public Partnerships,
    workplace of technological know-how coverage, nationwide institutes of well-being (2006-2012)

    Each 12 months within the united states, 1 / 4 of 1000000 deaths are because of scientific blunders. If the quantity shocks, on a few point you already knew it used to be so. we all know someone—perhaps it was once yourself—who has suffered depressing therapy in American hospitals, a part of the main tricky, such a lot broad and costly healthiness care approach on the planet. however it might be the main inefficient.

    Misdiagnoses, mistaken prescriptions, working at the improper sufferer, even working at the flawed limb (and amputating it): those are the implications of rampant carelessness, overwork, lack of understanding, and hospitals attempting to get the main out in their caregivers and the main cash out in their patients.

    What are we to do? Killer Care lays out the very actual threat each one folks faces at any time when we input a medical institution. yet greater than that, it spells out what we will do to mitigate that danger. The e-book is usually the tale of the outstanding heroes scuffling with this plague of scientific errors—patients and their households, but additionally medical professionals and nurses. beginning approximately 20 years in the past, a couple of sufferers or even a few perpetrators of those error all started a social stream that provides us very important protections once we are such a lot weak: they've got began a cultural shift that's remodeling each side of healthiness care.

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  • Neuroradiology Signs

    By Mai-Lan Ho, Ronald L. Eisenberg

    A finished, FULL-COLOR advisor TO NEURORADIOLOGY symptoms throughout ALL IMAGING MODALITIES

    The first booklet of its style, Neuroradiology Signs presents a multimodality evaluation of greater than 440 neuroradiologic indicators in CT, MR, angiography, radiography, ultrasound, and nuclear drugs. it really is designed to reinforce your attractiveness of particular imaging styles, permitting you to reach at a correct diagnosis.

    Neuroradiology Signs contains 7 chapters:

    • Adult and basic mind
    • Pediatric mind
    • Head, Neck, and Orbits
    • Vascular
    • Skull and Facial Bones
    • Vertebrae
    • Spinal twine and Nerves

    All circumstances were reviewed through subspecialty specialists and comprise:

    • Imaging Findings
    • Modalities
    • Differential prognosis
    • Discussion
    • References

    Full-color photos illustrate signal etymology and improve your studying event. The index is with ease prepared by means of signal, analysis, and modality. Neuroradiology Signs is a precious evaluate for trainees getting ready for board examinations and a depended on day-by-day reference for training clinicians.

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  • Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic

    By David Quammen

    “Science writing as detective tale at its best.” ―Jennifer Ouellette, Scientific American

    A New York instances Notable e-book of the 12 months, a Scientific American most sensible ebook of the 12 months, and a Finalist for the nationwide booklet Critics Circle Award.

    Ebola, SARS, Hendra, AIDS, and numerous different lethal viruses all have something in universal: the insects that transmit those illnesses all originate in wild animals and cross to people by means of a strategy referred to as spillover. during this gripping account, David Quammen takes the reader alongside in this mind-blowing quest to benefit how, the place from, and why those ailments emerge and asks the terrifying query: What could the following massive one be?

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  • Vitamin D, Third Edition: Volume Two

    The 3rd Edition of this vintage compendium, diet D, is the main finished, authoritative reference on hand within the box. In volumes and over a hundred chapters, the editors and authors have marshaled all presently to be had facts at the uncomplicated mechanisms, general body structure and results on sickness of nutrition D; they've got laid out for the reader updated and specialist info at the position of nutrition D in future health and lots of issues. With new chapters on a number of cancers, this whole reference paintings is key for an individual operating in endocrinology, osteology, bone biology, or melanoma research.

    Volume One

    chapters conceal the chemistry and metabolism of nutrition D, function in mineralization, different objective organs, and basic physiological results. Volume Two is extra clinically orientated addressing deficiency difficulties (including prognosis, interactions within the endocrine process, and involvement in malignancies). Volumes One and are actually bought individually in print. quantity One ISBN: 9780123870353; quantity ISBN: 9780123870346.

    *Most complete, authoritative reference on nutrition D *Volumes One and now bought individually *Volume One chapters conceal the chemistry and metabolism of nutrition D, function in mineralization, different objective organs, and basic physiological results *Volume is extra clinically orientated addressing deficiency difficulties (including analysis, interactions within the endocrine process, and involvement in malignancies) *Offers 32 new chapters on squamous mobilephone melanoma, mind melanoma, thyroid melanoma and plenty of extra; new sections comprise rising makes use of for remedies of auto-immune ailments and diabetes *Over six hundred illustrations and figures to be had on significant other website

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