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The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated Manual of Ophthalmology - Elsevieron VitalSource

By Neil J. Friedman

The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated guide of Ophthalmology is the must-have scientific reference book for the ever-changing box of ophthalmology. Thoroughly updated to incorporate the most recent advances within the box, the fourth version of this popular handbook gains high-quality colour photographs and an intuitive design for simple comprehension and reference. perfect for ophthalmic practitioners and allied wellbeing and fitness execs alike, this indispensable resource is your finished consultant for the quickly prognosis and therapy of the commonest eye disorders.

  • Consult this identify in your favourite e-reader, behavior swift searches, and modify font sizes for optimum readability.
  • Accurately diagnose problems throughout the aid of full-color pictures and genuine case studies.
  • Rapidly find key information

  • with a hugely templated structure that incorporates chapters equipped anatomically, now not via ophthalmic subspecialty, as well as key containers and highlighted emergency administration boxes.

  • Apply the newest wisdom and methods
  • in the analysis and therapy of ocular affliction, together with anti-VEGF remedy for retina issues; optical coherence tomography and high-resolution imaging modalities; new corneal and refractive surgical ways; advances in uveitis, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology; and more.

  • Stay abreast of the newest spectral area OCT with a number of scans integrated during the book.
  • Quickly handle severe events with highlighted emergency administration bins, in addition to bonus appendices that supply a wealth of supplemental details precious for the non-specialist, together with counsel at the fundamentals in exam tools, differential prognosis, universal drugs, measurements and more.
  • Identify subtleties and nuances by means of reading over 800 full-color illustrations depicting a whole diversity of scientific issues, imaging and checking out tools, and surgical innovations, in addition to brand-new movies of eye circulation examination.
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A Scientist in Wonderland: A Memoir of Searching for Truth and Finding Trouble

This is the tale of my existence as a physician and a scientist. regardless of a younger ambition to develop into a jazz musician, i ultimately studied medication and have become a scientific learn scientist, taking on appointments in Germany, Austria and eventually in England. My reverence for the pursuit of fact during the software of clinical tools, coupled with a starting to be curiosity within the historical past of drugs through the Nazi period, didn't continually endear me to my specialist colleagues. on the time i used to be appointed to the world's first chair in replacement drugs, this was once a space of health and wellbeing care that had by no means been studied systematically, and used to be virtually completely ruled by means of outspokenly evangelic promoters and fans ― between them, famously, HRH Prince Charles ― lots of whom exhibited an brazenly antagonistic, anti-scientific angle in the direction of the target learn in their favoured treatments. Clashes have been inevitable, however the sheer ferocity with which advocates of other medication might move to be able to defend their box from scrutiny got here as a profound shock. This memoir offers a special perception into the cutthroat politics of educational existence and provides a sobering mirrored image at the harm already performed by means of pseudoscience within the box of medicine.

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Williams Obstetrics (24th Edition)

By F. Gary Cunningham, Kenneth J. Leveno, Catherine Y. Spong, Steven L. Bloom, Jodi S. Dashe, Barbara L. Hoffman, Brian M. Casey, J

The most popular reference in obstetrics for greater than a century - now much more appropriate to today's perform "Williams Obstetrics" is the main designated, accomplished, and carefully referenced textual content at the topic. Written by way of an writer staff from the world-renowned Parkland health center, the hallmarks of this vintage are its thoroughness, medical foundation, and functional applicability for the obstetrician on the bedside. This variation of "Williams Obstetrics" maintains to stress the scientific-based underpinnings and evidence-based practices of the uniqueness. this can be finished through the use of incorporating greater than 3,000 new literature citations and directions from the main depended on expert and educational organizations.

One of the $64000 positive aspects of the twenty-fourth variation is a better specialise in the fetus as a sufferer and an extended dialogue of fetal prognosis and treatment. this can be complemented through greater than a hundred new sonographic and MR pictures of universal fetal abnormalities. a brand new reorganization of the textual content permits the ebook to focus on extra successfully the myriad problems that can complicate pregnancy.

"Williams Obstetrics" presents a handy, clinically suitable textual content of worth to the busy practitioner. The e-book summarizes vital new facts that has prompted evidence-based administration to enhance being pregnant results. a lot of this knowledge is very easily distilled into newly created tables and diagnostic and therapy algorithms. in the course of dialogue, a number of resources are brought up to supply evidence-based recommendations for sufferer administration. also, approximately 900 photos supplement the textual content, a lot of that are new or more advantageous. those comprise sonograms, MR photographs, photos, diagrams, and graphs. This variation of Williams Obstetrics maintains to supply clinicians with every little thing they should learn about the perform of obstetrics with a degree of authority and caliber of presentation now not present in the other resource.(

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Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery: The Foot and Ankle

Now in its 3rd version, Foot and Ankle, this well known quantity within the Master ideas in Orthopaedic surgical procedure series combines the step by step procedural assistance that readers have come to belief with totally up to date fabric and new professional participants. How-to structure is helping readers face every one surgical problem with self belief. ample intraoperative colour pictures and certain line drawings show components now not noticeable to the health professional in the course of a approach. The book’s reader-friendly type is a smart time-saver whilst trying to find crucial evidence. The 3rd variation positive aspects 13 new chapters, foreign views from 4 new authors from open air the USA, and contributions from extra professional podiatrists.

 

NEW to the 3rd Edition…

• thirteen NEW chapters provide specific insurance of the most recent techniques and techniques.

• NEW overseas perspectives via 4 authors from outdoors the United States

• NEW podiatrist contributors percentage their years of experience.
 

 

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Diabetes: An Old Disease, a New Insight (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology)

Diabetes is a fancy disorder and can be probably the most common.  it's very tricky to arrive a correct estimate for the worldwide occurrence of diabetes because the criteria and techniques of knowledge assortment fluctuate commonly in several elements of the area. moreover, many capability victims usually are not integrated within the count number simply because in line with an estimate approximately 50% of instances stay undiagnosed for as much as 10 years. in spite of the fact that, in keeping with an estimate for 2010, globally, there are approximately 285 million humans (amounting to 6.4% of the grownup inhabitants) being affected by this affliction. This quantity is envisioned to extend to 439 million via 2030 if no remedy is located. the final elevate in existence expectancy, resulting in an growing older inhabitants, and the worldwide upward thrust in weight problems are major purposes for the increase.

With the fundamental platform set, Editor provides his perspectives and suggestion to the readers, particularly to diabetic sufferers being affected by T2DM, at the foundation of his observations and knowledge accumulated from different diabetics.

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What is Diabetes? Diabetes Management for You:What You Need to Know and What You Can do About Your Diabetes

By Katie Lenhart

What's diabetes? Diabetes is a significant, yet reversable illness. it might bring about many illnesses, yet you want to have the information of diabetes administration to show this round and reside a regular lifestyles back. There are pink scorching counsel during this publication that would support your diabetes regulate and aid opposite your diabetes too! how you can decrease your blood sugar, that you should take your wellbeing and fitness again! Diabetes therapy is essential to unfastened you from this dreaded . what's truth? what's fiction? observe the chilly demanding evidence and what you are able to do to dwell a regular lifestyles again.Straight, to the purpose wisdom, offers a one-two punch to knocking off this risky enemy!
Diabetes doesn't must be a loss of life sentence!

Revealed inside:

Diabetes explained
Types of diabetes
Expected indicators are...
Fact or fiction?
Pre-diabetic facts...
What does reason diabetes?
Blood sugar degrees basics
Methods you should use to control diabetes are...
Reversing diabetes 2..very doable
Specific how you can reduce your blood sugar
What are the easiest meals for diabetics?
Meal plan example
Potential overall healthiness matters and what to do

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First Aid for the Pediatrics Clerkship, Third Edition (First Aid Series)

The pediatrics clerkship survival consultant written by means of scholars who aced the clerkship.

This strong evaluate for the pediatrics clerkship offers scientific scholars taking required rotations with a unmarried, concise, high-yield source for excelling at the forums and wards. 1000's of high-yield facts--written through scholars and in response to the clerkship's center competencies--review every little thing scholars want to know for the clerkship. Margin notes spotlight universal examination and "pimp" inquiries to particularly support scholars shine. New to this variation, mini-cases are built-in all through to provide a medical "face" to affliction discussions. a piece of "classifieds" comprise scholarship and award possibilities. a brand new colour insert comprises four pages of complete colour photographs to enlarge the textual content.

Features

  • High-yield but accomplished assessment for the pediatrics clerkship in accordance with the clerkship's middle knowledge
  • Written by means of scholars who simply accomplished the clerkship
  • NEW: built-in mini-cases upload medical relevance and get ready scholars for questions they'll see at the shelf examination and the USMLE Step 2 CK
  • Exam assistance and wards assistance within the margins aid scholars shine
  • Edited through a pediatrician and reviewed via best college to make sure relevance and accuracy

The content material you must excel at the pediatric clerkship:
part I: the way to achieve the Pediatrics Clerkship; part II: High-Yield proof, Gestation and beginning, Prematurity, development and improvement, foodstuff, well-being Supervision and Prevention of damage and affliction within the good baby, Congenital Malformations and Chromosomal, Anomalies, Metabolic illness, Immunologic disorder, identity, GI sickness, respiration affliction, heart problems, Renal, Gynecologic, and Urinary ailment, Hematologic illness, Endocrine affliction, Neurologic sickness, ENT, Musculoskeletal affliction, Dermatology, Psychiatry, part III: Awards and possibilities, colour snapshot part

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Handbook of Drugs in Intensive Care: An A-Z Guide

A completely up to date version of this well-established consultant to medications and prescribing for extensive care. The ebook is divided into sections: an A-Z consultant to the medication on hand, and concise notes at the key themes and occasions confronted each day. The A-Z part presents succinct details on each one drug together with makes use of, boundaries, management instructions and antagonistic results. the second one part info issues which may come up in sufferers with specific stipulations similar to diabetes, epilepsy and renal failure, and different components which could have an effect on drug prescribing. This revised variation contains 11 new drug monographs and covers a number of new issues, together with sepsis and medicine for organ donation. contained in the again hide is a color fold-out chart exhibiting drug compatibility for intravenous management. provided in a concise, compact layout, this e-book is a useful source for medical professionals, nurses, pharmacists and different healthcare execs taking good care of significantly ailing sufferers.

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Intracorporeal Robotics: From Milliscale to Nanoscale

By Nicolas Andreff

A promising long term evolution of surgical procedure depends on intracorporeal microrobotics. This publication studies the actual and methodological ideas, and the clinical demanding situations to be tackled to layout and regulate such robots. 3 orders of value might be thought of, justified by way of the category of difficulties encountered and options applied to control gadgets and succeed in ambitions in the physique: millimetric, sub-millimetric within the 10- a hundred micrometer variety, then within the 1-10 micrometer diversity. the main famous units and prototypes of the state-of-the-art could be defined to demonstrate the ease that may be anticipated for surgeons and sufferers. destiny advancements nanorobotics can also be discussed.

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Medical Language: Terminology in Context

A Contextual and Word-Building Approach!

Harness the ability of context on your scientific terminology path! built by way of dynamic scientific professional Melodie Hull, a expert expert in language method, this entire textual content combines the newest concepts in language improvement to construct your command of the language of medicine.

A dramatic medical state of affairs, according to the true global of health center and clinical workplace environments, turns into the engine that introduces you to clinical language in context. research the most important phrases and primary phrases and words as you stick with every one sufferer via evaluate, remedy, and recovery/rehabilitation. toughen what you’ve realized with a confirmed word-building technique and worthwhile workouts to reinforce your skills.


Listen to Melodie Hull talk (mp3) approximately her ebook, together with why she wrote it and the way it presents rookies the perform, abilities and information had to develop into fluent clinical language audio system and clients. are looking to examine much more approximately clinical Language? take heed to this detailed walkthrough of bankruptcy 5 (mp3; 10 minutes), additionally from the writer, Melodie Hull.


 

Medical Language Lab

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The clinical Language Lab is the hot, interactive, on-line software that guarantees your scholars grasp the language of medication. in response to confirmed language technique, it courses your scholars step-by-step from easy via complex degrees of talent to turn into convinced clinical language audio system.

A precise code within the entrance of the ebook unlocks The MLL for you and your scholars. Use it together with your present studying administration process or with its built-in grade e-book. customise it to fulfill the desires of your course.

Want to benefit extra? Explore the entire scientific Language Lab has to provide via this video series.

Instructors - request preview access and discover scientific Language Lab using this step by step walkthrough.

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