Category Archives: Medicine

Medical Sciences, 2e

2015 BMA scientific ebook Awards 1st Prize Award Winner in uncomplicated and scientific Sciences class! An built-in method of educating simple sciences and medical drugs has intended that scientific scholars were pushed to various uncomplicated technology textbooks to discover appropriate details. Medical Sciences is designed to do the combination for you. in exactly one e-book, the various branches of scientific technology are synthesised into the best platforms of the human physique, making this a useful relief to upcoming the fundamentals of drugs inside of in a scientific context.

  • Highly illustrated with transparent, full-colour line drawings and color photos.
  • Information packing containers all through, giving extra particular element of study findings, drug mechanisms, etc.
  • Clinical packing containers all through, demonstrating the medical relevance of the science.

Interactive good points of the StudentConsult ebook (PIN entry on your print copy)

  • 5 slideshows

  • 34 try yourself

  • 4 slideshow attempt yourself

  • 3 hotspots

  • 2 guided tours

  • 6 slidelines

  • 435 MCQs (end-of-chapter quizzes and evaluation bankruptcy in e-book)

  • Eleven new contributors.
  • Completely new chapters on Biochemistry and phone biology, Genetics, The worried system, Bones, muscle and skin, Endocrine and reproductive systems, The cardiovascular system, The renal system and Diet and nutrition.
  • Completely revised and up-to-date all through with over 35 new illustrations .
  • Expanded embryology sections with a number of new illustrations.

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A Twist of Lyme: Battling a Disease that "Doesn't Exist"

By Andrea H. Caesar

While she moved to Barrington, Rhode Island, Andrea Caesar was once an energetic, satisfied, vivacious ten-year-old who enjoyed to play kickball and hold from the monkey bars. A 12 months later, Andrea had hassle catching her breath whereas operating, used to be tormented by migraines, and battled consistent muscle aches. Andrea had replaced as someone; she was once the child who used to be consistently lacking college. even supposing she didn't understand it on the time, she had shriveled Borrelia burgdorferi, higher referred to as Lyme disease.

Caesar, who used to be ultimately clinically determined at age thirty-six, stocks a uncooked and sincere glance contained in the brain of a lady laid low with therapy in her pursuit of wellbeing. She chronicles her lifestyles from age 11 via her prognosis and next therapy, recalling her feelings as she struggled with Lyme, its signs, and a number of similar infections—all whereas trying to dwell a typical existence. pushed by way of her choice to assist others with an identical disease, Caesar presents info on what labored, what didn't paintings, and why.

A Twist of Lyme stocks the desirable, heart-wrenching tale of a woman’s decades-long conflict with Lyme illness as she is led by way of perseverance, braveness, and desire to an eventual analysis and remedy.

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Case Files Anesthesiology (LANGE Case Files)

By Lydia Conlay, Julia Pollock, Mary Ann Vann, Sheela Pai

Learn the basics of anesthesiology within the context of genuine patients.

4 celebrity DOODY'S REVIEW!
"The e-book goals scientific scholars, yet even junior anesthesia trainees may locate it very compelling....Although it has the looks of a instruction manual, this ebook is an summary of medical anesthesiology. It takes a simulation method of force domestic crucial suggestions of anesthesia administration in numerous ailment stipulations. Of the entire convenient books in the market, this can be might be the single person who teaches anesthesia within the context of actual sufferers instead of in basic terms mentioning evidence. it'd be a useful relief to scientific scholars doing anesthesia clerkships or junior anesthesia trainees who want a speedy assessment for an emergency case in the course of the night."--Doody's evaluation Service

Case documents: Anesthesiology includes fifty three high-yield circumstances with open-ended questions. each one case comprises a longer dialogue, definitions, scientific Pearls, 3-5 USMLE-style comprehension questions, and references to the most up-tp-date literature for extra analyzing.


  • 53 high-yield medical occasions adapted for administration of the anesthetic sufferer
  • Clear and easy-to-follow case-based layout is helping readers improve scientific pondering abilities
  • Clinical pearls supply evidence-based thoughts for sufferer administration
  • USMLE-style comprehension questions accompany every one case
  • Content stronger by way of a variety of tables, illustrations, and scientific images

Content that makes studying easy:
Preoperative evaluate: Preoperative assessment: cardiac and pulmonary ailment, Preoperative overview in an overweight sufferer, Anesthesia in sufferers with center sickness: Coronary artery affliction, Pulmonary high blood pressure, R middle failure, Left middle failure, Mitral stenosis, mitral insufficiency, Aortic stenosis, Subacute Aortic Hypertrophy, Congestive center failure, AICD, stomach aortic aneurysm/stint, open Cardiac tamponade, Protamine response Anesthesia for the sufferer with Pulmonary ailment: Anesthesia in a sufferer with reactive airway disorder, Anesthesia in a sufferer with COPD, Thoracotomy, Aspiration, Anesthesia for the sufferer with Neurological or Neurosurgical stipulations: Subdural hematoma/head harm, Crainotomy for mass excision, Crainotomy for aneurysm, The quadriplegic, Cervical fracture, Myasthenia gravis, Anesthesia for obstetrics: For caeserian part, Appendectomy or cholecystectomy in a pregnant sufferer, overall spinal, neighborhood anesthetic toxicity, Anesthesia within the Pediatric sufferer: baby with a international physique, Cleft Palate, Anesthesia for a tonsillectomy--sleep apnea, and hemorrhage, Pyloric stenosis, Anesthesia in sufferers with Hematologic issues: Hemaglobinapathy, Transfusion response, Coagulopathies, Anesthesia for sufferers with Endocrinologic or Metabolic problems: Diabetes--hyperglycemia/hypoglycemia, Malignant hypertension/pheochromocytoma, Malignant hyperthermia, Cholinesterase deficiency, Anesthesia exact occasions: problem of laporoscopy--ptx, air embolism, problem of laporoscopy--occult hemorrhage, Burns, Trauma, MRI, Hypoxia of unknown etiology (equipment failure), tracking (including PA line, TEE), expertise below anesthesia, finish of life/ethics

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Atlas of Anatomy

Highly rated by means of First reduction for the USMLE !

The most fulfilling for studying anatomy...

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

Key Features:

  • Exquisite full-color illustrations with transparent, thorough labeling and descriptive captions
  • Even extra scientific correlations support scholars make the relationship among anatomy and medication
  • Coverage of every zone intuitively prepared to simplify studying: starting with the skeletal framework, then including muscle mass, organs, vasculature, and nerves, and concluding with "topographic" illustrations that placed all of it jointly
  • Over a hundred and seventy tables summarize key anatomic details for ease of analysis and assessment
  • Innovative, uncomplicated structure during which each one two-page unfold is a self-contained advisor to an issue
  • Surface anatomy spreads now comprise areas and reference strains or planes as well as landmarks and palpable buildings to strengthen actual examination abilities
  • Muscle truth spreads perfect for memorization, reference, and evaluate set up the necessities approximately muscle mass, together with starting place, insertion, innervation, and motion
  • New sectional anatomy spreads on the finish of devices construct familiarity with second perspectives of anatomic areas
  • Access to PLUS, with over 500 pictures from the booklet 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 easiest anatomy atlas through a long way, palms down. Clearer photographs, extra photographs, extra practical photos, constructions damaged up in ways in which make experience and proven from each angle...includes scientific 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 definitely the right stability of aspect and readability. a few of these illustrations must be noticeable to be believed.... The pearls of scientific info are first-class and those upload value to the knowledge and enable you to consider. more uncomplicated to recollect is key."

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Essential Haematology (Essentials)

"Essential Haematology" is demonstrated because the so much authoritative advent to the topic for bioscience and clinical scholars, junior medical professionals, laboratory scientists and nurses. This new version is superbly provided, introducing the formation and serve as of blood cells, and illnesses that come up from disorder and disruption of those approaches. easy technology, diagnostic checks and scientific good points and administration are all simply defined. this is often the introductory textual content for medical and laboratory haematology. it's also an authoritative and obtainable textbook that's now absolutely revised. The booklet is superbly offered - a pleasure to benefit from. It encompasses a new standardized method of scientific beneficial properties and administration of sickness.

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Atlas of Organ Transplantation

By Abhinav Humar

Atlas of Organ Transplantation, moment Edition, presents the reader with a entire and pictorial step by step account of stomach organ transplant methods played through modern transplant surgeons this present day. Emphasis is put on more moderen methods or tactics that experience gone through major variations. it's well-known that there are various well-accepted thoughts for a similar method, with each one having power advantage. whereas it's very unlikely to give all of those diversifications, an test is made to explain the typical adaptations in surgical method and customary edition in technique in accordance with anatomical variations.

Written via knowledgeable within the box, Atlas of Organ Transplantation, moment Edition, comprises schematic diagrams and high quality intraoperative pictures, permitting readers to obviously visualize the process the operative technique. This layout offers the reader with a transparent visible and written description of all significant transplant approaches in a single reference book.

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Researching Medical Education

Researching scientific Education is an authoritative advisor to excellence in academic examine within the health and wellbeing professions. offered by way of the organization for the examine of clinical schooling and the organization for scientific schooling in Europe, Researching scientific Education contains contributions from a staff of overseas clinicians and non-clinical researchers in well-being schooling, representing more than a few disciplines and backgrounds.

This available reference presents readers with the elemental construction blocks of analysis, introduces more than a few theories and the way to exploit them, illustrates a range of tools and their use, and provides information on sensible researcher development.

By linking thought and layout and strategies around the overall healthiness career schooling learn spectrum, this ebook helps the development of caliber, skill development and data new release. Researching clinical Education is the suitable source for an individual studying healthiness schooling, from undergraduate, via postgraduate education, to carrying on with expert development.

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The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics (35th Edition) (Lippincott Manual Series)

By Mark Gdowski, Dominique Williams, Pavan Bhat, Alexandra Dretler, Rajeev Ramgopal

Become aware of why housestaff and college around the world rely on this best-selling clinical textual content – either in print and booklet layout! Concise and simple, The Washington Manual® of clinical Therapeutics, thirty fifth variation, makes a speciality of the fundamental details you want to comprehend for winning sufferer care. Written by way of citizens who're assisted by way of college co-authors and an exceptional editorial workforce, this must-have reference offers short, logical techniques to prognosis and administration of as a rule encountered health conditions, together with new remedies that enhance sufferer results. completely up to date all through, the thirty fifth version offers a transparent view of the demanding situations confronted via citizens, interns, clinical scholars, and different practitioners, plus deals useful options, and specialist tips – multi function handy and simply available source.


Thoroughly up to date to mirror the expanding and ever-changing advances in clinical expertise and therapeutics.

Comprehensive assurance addresses all parts of drugs and the center subspecialties, together with neurology and toxicology content material to be had online.

Concise, sensible structure incorporates a short dialogue of pathophysiology, an evidence-based presentation of present treatments, and need-to-know diagnostic and healing assistance from international experts.

Easy-to-follow instructions, diagrams, and algorithms help in the prognosis, research, and administration of usually encountered scientific conditions.

Edited via inner medication leader citizens from the Washington collage institution of medication and Barnes-Jewish clinic in St. Louis.

Now with the print variation, benefit from the bundled interactive e-book version, which are downloaded for your pill and telephone or accessed on-line and contains beneficial properties like:

Complete content material with more suitable navigation

Powerful seek instruments and clever navigation cross-links that pull effects from content material within the e-book, your notes, or even the web

Cross-linked pages, references, and extra for simple navigation

Highlighting software for simpler reference of key content material in the course of the text

Ability to take and proportion notes with acquaintances and colleagues

Quick reference tabbing to avoid wasting your favourite content material for destiny use

The Washington Manual® is a registered mark belonging to Washington college in St. Louis to which foreign criminal safety applies. The mark is utilized in this ebook by means of LWW below license from Washington college.

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Let Thy Food Be Thy Medicine: Plants and Modern Medicine

Are natural medications potent? Are natural meals quite larger for you? Will the treatment to melanoma finally come from a newly stumbled on plant which dwells within the Amazon basin? Will drugs ever develop into reasonable and on hand to the neediest? How can we produce adequate meals to take care of with an ever-increasing international inhabitants? Written with those concerns in brain, Let Thy nutrients Be Thy Medicine is a reaction to the present flood of conflicting information about using vegetation for either intake and medicinal reasons. Kathleen Hefferon addresses the myths and well known ideals surrounding the appliance of crops in human future health, revealing either their truths and inaccuracies, and gives an outline of the applied sciences scientists are utilizing to extra their research.

The publication covers natural medications, useful and biofortified meals, crops and antibiotics, safe to eat vaccines, and natural as opposed to genetically transformed meals, discussing every one from a systematic perspective. It those subject matters jointly for the 1st time, offering a much-needed review of crops as drugs. meant for scientists and pros in comparable disciplines in addition to the reader trained within the sciences, this booklet will confront claims made within the media with technology and medical research, offering readers with sufficient history so they can make their very own judgments.

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