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Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: A Handbook for Diagnosis and Treatment (4th Edition)

January 4, 2017 | Medicine | By admin | 0 Comments

Broadly considered as the normal scientific reference, this quantity offers the easiest present wisdom approximately attention-deficit/hyperactivity ailment (ADHD) in teenagers, teens, and adults. The field's prime gurus handle all points of evaluate, prognosis, and remedy, together with mental treatments and pharmacotherapy. middle elements of ADHD are elucidated. the quantity explores the effect of the ailment throughout a variety of useful domains--behavior, studying, mental adjustment, institution and vocational results, and healthiness. All chapters finish with basic Key scientific Points.

New to This Edition
*Reflects major advances in examine and medical practice.
*Expanded with many new authors and new topics.
*Chapters on state-of-the-art interventions: social talents education, nutritional administration, government functionality education, riding threat interventions, complementary/alternative drugs, and treatments for adults.
*Chapters at the nature of the sickness: neuropsychological facets, emotional dysregulation, peer relationships, baby- and adult-specific domain names of impairment, gradual cognitive pace, and extra.

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NURSES POCKET DRUG GUIDE 2009

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Specifically geared in the direction of patient-care, this instant-access pocket consultant offers registered nurses with crucial, up to date info at the choice and management of 1,000 widespread medications.This source is revised each year to mirror approval of recent medicines, alterations in utilization of present medicinal drugs, and withdrawal of older ones. The 2009 variation comprises 30 extra natural vitamins. prepared alphabetically by means of drug name.

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Essentials of Anatomic Pathology

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This a lot praised and usual reference guide on has been largely revised and multiplied to hide the total box of anatomic pathology. The Fourth variation positive factors the incorporation of full-color photos within the textual content with updates of recent diagnostic and prognostic info. New classifications and various new entities and histologic variations for every organ web site can be absolutely comprise in every one person bankruptcy (Part II Organ Systems). precious immunostaining biomarkers and rising molecular objectives and suitable molecular findings that experience emerged from fresh genomic stories are integrated in every one chapter.

Written through across the world well-known professionals, the great, evidence-based perform info is gifted in an summary structure that's transparent and simple to stick to. updated and richly detailed, Essentials of Anatomic Pathology, Fourth Edition offers either the pathologist-in-training and the practising pathologist a concise precis of all of the severe info had to realize, comprehend and interpret anatomic pathology.                    

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Hippocrates' Woman: Reading the Female Body in Ancient Greece

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By Helen King

Hippocrates' Woman demonstrates the function of Hippocratic principles concerning the woman physique within the next heritage of western gynaecology. It examines those principles not just within the social and cultural context during which they have been first produced, but additionally the ways that writers as much as the Victorian interval have appealed to the cloth in help in their personal theories.
Among the conflicting tange of pictures of ladies given within the Hippocratic corpus existed one culture of the feminine physique which says it's extensively not like the male physique, behaving in several methods and requiring a special set of remedies. This ebook units this version in the context of Greek mythology, in particular the parable of Pandora and her distinction from males, to discover identical to the physique as anything to be read.
Hippocrates' Woman provides an arresting examine of the origins of gynaecology, an exploration of the way the inner workings of the feminine physique have been understood and the impression of Hippocrates' theories at the gynaecology of next a while.

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Blood and Guts: A Short History of Medicine

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By Roy Porter

"Chock-full of fabulous evidence and interesting illustrations."—BooklistAn eminently readable, wonderful romp in the course of the historical past of our useless and valiant efforts to heal ourselves. Mankind's conflict to stick alive and fit for so long as attainable is our oldest, such a lot common fight. together with his attribute wit and significantly proficient old scope, Roy Porter examines the battle fought among disorder and medical professionals at the battleground of the flesh from precedent days to the current. He explores the numerous inventive ways that we've got tried to beat sickness throughout the a while: the altering function of medical professionals, from historic healers, apothecaries, and blood-letters to today's execs; the array of substances, from Ayurvedic treatments to the release of Viagra; the advances in surgical procedure, from amputations played via barbers with no anesthetic to today's subtle transplants; and the transformation of hospitals from Christian areas of convalescence to fashionable scientific powerhouses. Cleverly illustrated with old line drawings, the persistent diseases of humanity supply brilliant anecdotes for Porter's enlightening tale of medicine's efforts to be successful over a powerful and ever-changing adversary.

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Pain Management Secrets, 3e

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It doesn't matter what questions come up in perform or whereas getting ready for forums, soreness administration secrets and techniques, third variation has the solutions. A two-color web page structure, transportable measurement, and an inventory of the “Top a hundred secrets and techniques” in ache administration assist you greater meet the demanding situations you face at the present time. You’ll locate the entire beneficial properties you depend upon from the secrets and techniques Series®―a question-and-answer layout, lists, mnemonics, tables and a casual tone―that make reference quickly and easy.

  • Expedites reference and evaluate with a question-and-answer structure, bulleted lists, mnemonics, and functional information from the authors.
  • Features a two-color web page format, "Key issues" bins, and lists of invaluable websites to reinforce your reference energy.
  • Presents a bankruptcy containing "Top a hundred Secrets", supplying you with an summary of crucial fabric for last-minute examine or self-assessment.
  • Fits with ease within the pocket of your lab coat so that you have it comfortably to be had in any respect times.
  • Features new editors, Charles E. Argoff, MD and Gary McCleane, MD who current an intensive replace at the most up-to-date in soreness administration.
  • Presents a brand new modern inner layout that is helping you navigate the textual content more straightforward.

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Nursing Diagnoses 2015-17: Definitions and Classification

January 4, 2017 | Medicine | By admin | 0 Comments

Nursing Diagnoses: Definitions and Classification is the definitive consultant to nursing diagnoses, as reviewed and authorized by way of NANDA-I. The 2015–2017 version of the vintage and the world over known textual content has been carefully up to date and revised, and now offers extra linguistically congruent diagnoses end result of the Diagnostic improvement Committee’s attentiveness to realizing the interpretation of the diagnostic label, definition, defining features, similar components, and probability elements. all the 235 diagnoses awarded are supported through definitions in addition to defining features and comparable components, or danger components. each one new and revised analysis relies at the newest worldwide proof, and authorized by means of specialist nurse diagnosticians, researchers, and educators.

New to this edition:

  • 26 fresh nursing diagnoses and thirteen revised diagnoses
  • Updates, adjustments, and revision to nearly all of the nursing analysis definitions, particularly the health and wellbeing merchandising and probability Diagnoses
  • A standardization of diagnostic indicator phrases (defining features, comparable elements, and chance components) to additional reduction readability for readers and clinicians
  • All introductory chapters are written at an undergraduate nursing point, and supply severe details wanted for nurses to appreciate overview, its hyperlink to prognosis, and the aim and use of taxonomic constitution for the nurse on the bedside
  • A new bankruptcy, concentrating on Frequently requested Questions, representing the commonest questions acquired in the course of the NANDA-I site, and at worldwide conferences
  • Five nursing diagnoses were re-slotted in the NANDA-I taxonomy, following a overview of the present taxonomic structure
  • Coding of all diagnostic indicator phrases is now to be had for these utilizing digital models of the terminology
  • Companion site that includes references from the e-book, video displays, instructing information, and hyperlinks to taxonomy heritage and prognosis submission/review technique description www.wiley.com/go/nursingdiagnoses

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Netter's Head and Neck Anatomy for Dentistry

January 4, 2017 | Medicine | By admin | 0 Comments

Netter’s Head and Neck Anatomy for Dentistry, by way of Neil S. Norton, PhD, makes use of greater than six hundred full-color photographs from the Netter assortment to richly depict all the key anatomy that’s correct to medical perform. This re-creation takes your wisdom additional than ever with extra Netter illustrations; addition of over 20 cone beam CT photos; new chapters at the top limbs, thorax, and stomach; and greater than a hundred multiple-choice questions. even if to your dental anatomy direction, board overview, or as a convenient reference on your dental workplace, this concise, visible consultant is a superb anatomy atlas and quickly reference for college kids and pros in dentistry and dental hygiene.

  • Identify clinically suitable anatomy with Netter illustrations highlighted and converted for dentistry.
  • See the sensible vital of anatomy from illustrated medical examples in each one chapter.
  • Review crucial innovations simply with tables that demonstrate the utmost quantity of data in an at-a-glance format.
  • Master anatomy for the pinnacle and neck and past, together with top limbs, thorax, and abdomen.
  • Stay present on scorching themes like cone beam CT imaging, intraoral injections, and anesthesia.
  • Recognize the context and medical relevance of head and neck anatomy via extra insurance of dental procedures.
  • Prepare successfully for the dental forums with over a hundred multiple-choice questions.

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Atlas of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells in Culture

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By Lyn Healy, Ludmila Ruban

This lavishly-illustrated, authoritative atlas explores the difficult paintings of culturing human pluripotent stem cells. Twelve chapters – containing greater than 280 colour illustrations – disguise quite a few subject matters in pluripotent stem mobile culturing together with mouse and human fibroblasts, human embryonic stem cells and triggered pluripotent stem cells, attribute staining styles, and irregular cultures, between others. Atlas of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells in tradition is a accomplished number of illustrated thoughts complemented by way of informative and academic captions reading what high quality cells appear like and the way they behave in a variety of environments. Examples of excellent cultures are in comparison side-by-side to less-than-perfect and unacceptable examples of human embryonic and caused pluripotent stem mobile colonies. This particular and thorough atlas is a useful source for researchers, academics, and scholars who're drawn to or operating with stem mobile culturing.

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