100 Cases in General Practice (100 Cases Series) 2nd Edition
Internal Medicine / August 24, 2017

The new edition of this best-selling title from the popular 100 cases series explores common scenarios that will be encountered by the medical student and junior doctor when working in the community setting, and which are likely to feature in qualifying examinations. The book covers a comprehensive range of presentations from tiredness to tremor. Comprehensive answers highlight key take home points from each case and provide practical advice on how to deal with the challenges that occur in general practice at all levels. Features Succinct case studies presented in an easy to read format Questions at the end of each case prompt readers to think about their options for treatment or actions they should consider Answer pages guide readers through the experienced clinician’s sequence of thoughts and actions, listing legal and ethical issues, and outlining clinical considerations Relevant legislation is highlighted throughout the text Includes input from consultants, lawyers, religious leaders and healthcare professionals About the Author Anne Stephenson is Director of Community Education and King’s College London. She is an acdemic general practitioner with a particular interest in the education and professional development of undergraduate medical students, particularly in the general practice and the community settings. She is also involved…

CT and MRI of the Whole Body, 2-Volume Set, 6th Edition
Radiology / August 22, 2017

Now more streamlined and focused than ever before, the 6th edition of CT and MRI of the Whole Body is a definitive reference that provides you with an enhanced understanding of advances in CT and MR imaging, delivered by a new team of international associate editors. Perfect for radiologists who need a comprehensive reference while working on difficult cases, it presents a complete yet concise overview of imaging applications, findings, and interpretation in every anatomic area. The new edition of this classic reference ― released in its 40th year in print ― is a must-have resource, now brought fully up to date for today’s radiology practice.   Includes both MR and CT imaging applications, allowing you to view correlated images for all areas of the body. Coverage of interventional procedures helps you apply image-guided techniques. Includes clinical manifestations of each disease with cancer staging integrated throughout.   Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, and references from the book on a variety of devices. Over 5,200 high quality CT, MR, and hybrid technology images in one definitive reference. For the radiologist who needs information on the latest cutting-edge techniques in rapidly changing imaging technologies, such as CT, MRI, and PET/CT, and for the resident who needs a comprehensive resource that gives a broad overview…

Maxillofacial Surgery 2-Volume Set 3rd Edition
Surgery / August 16, 2017

Now in full color, Maxillofacial Surgery, 3rd Edition covers the entire specialty of maxillofacial surgery, including craniofacial deformity, oral surgery, trauma, and oncology. Unlike other OMFS texts where the contributors are singly boarded in oral surgery, this richly illustrated text boasts OMFS contributors who are all dual boarded in both oral surgery and medicine. Thoroughly updated with evidence-based content, it addresses the advances in technology and procedures providing oral and maxillofacial surgeons with new and exciting treatment options. And with print and digital formats, it is easy to use in any setting.   Authoritative guidance on oral and maxillofacial surgery by internationally recognized experts in the field. 2,800 illustrations, including radiographs and full color artwork and clinical photos, provide clinicians and OMS residents with a clear visual guide to diagnoses, key concepts, and surgical techniques, as well as examples of preoperative and postoperative results. A multidisciplinary approach reflects the best practices in the disciplines of oral and maxillofacial surgery, head and neck surgery, plastic surgery, and otolaryngology. Covers contemporary techniques and technological advances at the forefront of maxillofacial surgery. Evidence-based content supports the newest, most up-to-date diagnostic and therapeutic options available for a wide variety of clinical problems. Key Points and Pitfalls boxes clearly identify the most important information, as well…

USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2017 : 7-Book Set – 1st Edition

Kaplan Medical’s USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2017: 7-Book Set offers in-depth review with a focus on high-yield topics in every discipline – a comprehensive approach that will help you deepen your understanding while focusing your efforts where they’ll count the most. Used by thousands of medical students each year to succeed on USMLE Step 1, Kaplan’s official lecture notes are packed with full-color diagrams and clear review. The 7 volumes—Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, Immunology and Microbiology, Anatomy, and Behavioral Science/Social Sciences—are updated annually by Kaplan’s all-star expert faculty. The Best Review More than 2,700 pages covering every discipline you’ll need on this section of the boards. Full-color diagrams and charts for better comprehension and retention. Clinical correlations and bridges between disciplines highlighted throughout. Organized in outline format with high-yield summary boxes for efficient study. Chapter summary study guides at the end of every chapter for easier review. Updated annually by Kaplan’s all-star expert faculty.   Do you like this book ? Was it useful for you ? If so , please purchase an original copy from the link below :

Nurse’s 5-Minute Clinical Consult: Diagnostic Tests 1st Edition
Nursing / July 21, 2017

Nurse’s 5-Minute Clinical Consult: Diagnostic Tests Nurse’s 5-Minute Clinical Consult: Diagnostic Tests covers over 500 diagnostic studies—from arthrocentesis to zinc blood levels—with step-by-step procedure guidelines, normal findings, and abnormal results in a quick-scanning format. Tests are arranged alphabetically, and each is presented on one page with consistent headings, including description, purpose, patient preparation, teaching points, key steps, postprocedure care, precautions, complications, normal findings, and abnormal results. Recurring icons highlight warnings and interfering factors. Illustrated, reproducible patient-teaching aids are included where appropriate. Hundreds of illustrations, photos, charts, and tables complement the text.     Do you like this book ? Was it useful for you ? If so , please purchase an original copy from the link below :

Atlas of EEG, Seizure Semiology, and Management 2nd Edition
Neurology , Radiology / July 15, 2017

Atlas of EEG, Seizure Semiology, & Management, Second Edition, is a richly-illustrated guide to the performance and interpretation of EEG and management of epilepsy. Revised and updated in its Second Edition, this new text features hundreds of detailed EEGs, and covers the science in extensive scope and detail, beginning with basic electronics and physiology and then moving through EEG interpretation, epilepsy diagnosis, and ultimately epilepsy management. The new edition also includes all basic classifications and definitions of seizures and epilepsy, making it the perfect clinical companion. Atlas of EEG, Seizure Semiology, & Management utilizes full-color EEG presentations, alongside an easy-to-read synthesis of anatomy, physiology, and available treatment modalities. These detailed explanations of wave pattern, presentation, and treatment provide the student and practitioner with the most informed sense of clinical application and readiness. Atlas of EEG, Seizure Semiology, & Management covers every type of seizure, both epileptic and non-epileptic and divided into eight concise chapters. This unique atlas is necessary reading for all practicing neurologists, fellows, and residents.       Do you like this book ? Was it useful for you ? If so , please purchase an original copy from the link below :

Signs and Symptoms in Pediatrics 1st Edition
Pediatrics / July 13, 2017

Evaluate diverse pediatric complaints efficiently and accurately with this all-new resource from the American Academy of Pediatrics! This convenient handbook helps you effectively evaluate patient complaints, and develop sound differential diagnoses and management strategies. This practice-focused new resource provides must-know information and expert advice for confidently addressing more than 80 diagnostic challenges. Discover all the pediatric issues you’re most likely to see Look here for the essentials on everything from abdominal, back, and chest pain…to fever, fatigue, headache, and heart murmurs…to rash, red eye, sleep disturbances, and speech and language concerns…plus much more.  Coverage also extends to evaluation of mental health symptoms, including anxiety, depression, disruptive behavior, emotional disturbance, inattention and impulsivity, and self-harm. Some 200 full-color images complement the concise text! Work through patient problems efficiently and systematically Designed to work the way you do, Signs and Symptoms in Pediatrics guides you through every step in the diagnostic decision-making process. Information on each complaint is presented in the order in which you need to consider it as your evaluation proceeds. Pathophysiology and epidemiology History Physical examination Laboratory tests Imaging studies Approaches to initial management Ongoing care and follow-up Suggestions on when to refer or admit Ready-reference features help save…

Illustrated Guide to Medical Terminology 2nd Edition
Medical Terminology / July 9, 2017

  The groundbreaking ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY is now even more effective for today’s learners. Ideal for brief, introductory, or essentials courses, the second edition of this proven resource teaches fundamental medical terms using word parts, without bogging students down in detailed anatomy and physiology discussions. A highly visual approach — with abundant use of tables, charts, and illustrations — makes this guide effective for students of diverse backgrounds, including ESL speakers, students focused on career preparation, and auditory and visual learners. Meet the Author Juanita J. Davies, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology Juanita Davies is an award-winning instructor who taught anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology in various health care disciplines. She also has written extensively on the subject of medical terminology. Her early work includes A PROGRAMMED LEARNING APPROACH TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY and an online medical terminology test bank containing 15,000 questions. Her first book with Cengage — MODERN MEDICAL LANGUAGE — is a high-level text comprising anatomy, medical terminology, pathology, signs and symptoms, diagnostic procedures, and treatment. Her second — ESSENTIALS OF MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY — is an anatomy and medical terminology text with a complexity level that is suitable for two-semester terminology courses as well as adaptable to…

Diet Therapy in Advanced Practice Nursing,1st Edition
Nursing , Nutrition / July 8, 2017

Diet Therapy in Advanced Practice Nursing: Nutrition Prescriptions for Improved Patient Outcomes – 1st Edition A Doody’s Core Title for 2015. Proven nutrition strategies for optimizing health and combating specific diseases – written for the advanced practice nurse As scientific evidence continues to emerge showing the underlying role nutrition and diet play in preventing and treating common health issues such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer, there’s renewed emphasis by healthcare providers on delivering individualized nutrition prescriptions to patients to improve health outcomes. While this role has traditionally been performed in out-patient and in-patient settings by registered dieticians, advanced practice nurses now play a major role in giving diet and nutrition advice to patients and, in some cases, prescribing medical and diet therapy plans. Diet Therapy in Advanced Practice Nursing gathers together the evidence-based guidelines and practices recommended for the prevention, management, and treatment of a variety of disease states. Co-authors Katie Ferraro, RD, and Cheryl Winter, RD, NP, used their combined knowledge and experience in nutrition and nursing practice to write an easy-to-use book that gives readers practical resources such as: Meal planning and tracking tools Nutrition screening, assessment, and counseling techniques Body weight regulation principles Nutrition assessment and monitoring…

Radiologic Science for Technologists: Physics, Biology, and Protection, 11th edition
Medical Laboratory , Radiology / July 1, 2017

Develop the skills and knowledge to make informed decisions regarding technical factors and diagnostic imaging quality with the vibrantly illustrated Radiologic Science for Technologists, 10th Edition. Updated with the latest advances in the field, this full-color and highly detailed edition addresses a broad range of radiologic disciplines and provides a strong foundation in the study and practice of radiologic physics, imaging, radiobiology, radiation protection, and more. Unique learning tools strengthen your understanding of key concepts and prepare you for success on the ARRT certification exam and in clinical practice. Broad coverage of radiologic science topics ― including radiologic physics, imaging, radiobiology, radiation protection, and more ― allows you to use the text over several semesters. Highlighted math formulas call attention to mathematical information for special focus. Important Concept boxes recap the most important chapter information. Colored page tabs for formulas, conversion tables, abbreviations, and other data provide easy access to frequently used information. End-of-chapter questions include definition exercises, short answer, and calculations to help you review material. Key terms and expanded glossary enable you to easily reference and study content. Chapter introductions, summaries, objectives, and outlines help you organize and pinpoint the most important information. NEW! Chapters on digital radiographic technique and…

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