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  • A Practical Approach to Pediatric Anesthesia

    A Practical Approach to Pediatric Anesthesia, 2e

    Robert S. Holzman, Thomas J. Mancuso, David M. Polaner

    Part of the highly popular Practical Approach to Anesthesia series, this new edition combines the comprehensive depth of a textbook and the user-friendly features of a practical handbook. Focusing on clinical issues in pediatric anesthesia, it contains the in-depth information you need for daily practice and study, presented in a concise, bulleted format for quick reference. With its emphasis on developmental aspects of pediatric anesthesia, numerous illustrations and tables, and methodical approach to decision making, this updated reference is an invaluable resource for anyone involved with anesthesia of children.

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  • A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy

    A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy

    Orit Markowitz
    Dermoscopy has revolutionized the evaluation of pigmented lesions, but pattern recognition alone isn’t always sufficient to make a diagnosis. A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy helps you use Dr. Orit Markowitz’s unique, “color wheel” approach to solve difficult diagnostic challenges, particularly when it comes to distinguishing between malignant and benign conditions, and thus expedite effective treatment.
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  • A Practical Guide to Laser Procedures

    A Practical Guide to Laser Procedures

    Rebecca Small

  • A Visual Guide to ECG Interpretation

    A Visual Guide to ECG Interpretation, 2e

    Jennifer L Martindale, David F.M. Brown

    Sharpen your ECG interpretation skills with this highly visual guide!  The fully updated 2nd Edition of A Visual Guide to ECG Interpretation, 2nd Edition (formerly Rapid Visual Interpretation of ECGs: A Clinical Guide) uses a combination of vivid illustrations, detailed annotations, clinical cases, and ECGs to help you easily recognize key ECG patterns, test your diagnostic skills, and quickly identify potentially lethal cardiac conditions. The easy-to-use format first depicts a specific ECG to help you recognize and interpret significant features. On the following page, abnormal patterns are enlarged, highlighted in color, and briefly described. The ECGs are presented with and without annotations to better test your diagnostic skills.
     
    Throughout the book, detailed annotations, notes on underlying conditions, and discussions of abnormalities in a clinical context help demystify ECG interpretation. This popular visual guide is invaluable for all health care professionals who want to practice and improve their ECG interpretation skills.

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  • Abdominal and Pelvic Pain

    Abdominal and Pelvic Pain

    From Definition to Best Practice

    Bert Messelink, Andrew Baranowski, John Hughes

    This unique title presents authoritative guidance on the current science and management of abdominal, pelvic, and visceral pain as presented at the 1st World Congress on Abdominal & Pelvic Pain held in Amsterdam in the spring of 2013.  “[This book] is written by the faculty of this meeting, although it is not just a congress book. It is a textbook with the most up to date information on the subject of abdominal and pelvic pain. Reading this book will let you realize what has happened in the world of abdominal and pelvic pain. It will also show the work what has to be done in the next decade: from definition to best practice.”  –from the Introduction

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  • Abrams' Angiography

    Abrams' Angiography, 3e

    Interventional Radiology

    Jeffrey Geschwind, Michael Dake
    Reflecting recent interventions of startling impact and clinical benefit and honoring the field’s legacy of innovation, this Third Edition of Abrams’ Angiography: Interventional Radiology has been completely revamped to reflect the fast-moving landscape of interventional radiology. To provide a fresh take on leading-edge subjects, new series editors, Drs. Jean-François H. Geschwind and Michael D. Dake put together a team of 60 of today’s most renowned authorities to focus on the 100 topics essential to mastering contemporary interventional radiology.
     
    Now in vibrant full-color, this Third Edition begins with an all-new section on interventional oncology, which includes expert coverage of organ-specific cancers and specialized interventional techniques in cancer care.  Many of the themes considered in the vascular sections are rooted in the original stock of the initial landmark Abrams’ volume, updated to focus on current understanding. 
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  • AclandAnatomy.com

    AclandAnatomy.com

    One-Year Online Subscription

    Robert D. Acland

  • ACSM Recursos para el especialista en fitness y salud

    ACSM Recursos para el especialista en fitness y salud

    American College of Sports Medicine
    Escrito por la American College of Sports Medicine, considerada el estándar de referencia en el campo, lo que garantiza la calidad y la experiencia. Es específico para los candidatos a especialistas en health fitness, teniendo en cuenta la excelente preparación necesaria para aprobar el examen. Cada capítulo incluye unos objetivos de aprendizaje con las claves que el alumno debe aprender. Los estudios de casos muestran ejemplos reales y comunes que permiten la aplicación de los conceptos explicados. Se incluyen vídeos (ThePoint) que demuestran las técnicas fundamentales de la capacitación personal. Además, los vídeos están referenciados dentro del libro físico a través de iconos.
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  • ACSM's  Exercise is Medicine™

    ACSM's Exercise is Medicine™

    A Clinician's Guide to Exercise Prescription

    Steven Jonas, Edward M. Phillips
    Exercise is Medicine™ is an American College of Sports Medicine initiative to "make physical activity and exercise a standard part of a disease prevention and treatment medical paradigm." This book will teach practitioners how to motivate and instruct patients on the importance of exercise and how to design practical exercise programs for patients of all ages and fitness levels, as well as those with special conditions such as pregnancy, obesity, and cancer. Coverage includes in-depth discussions of both the lifestyle exercise approach to exercising regularly and the structured exercise approach.
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  • ACSM's Metabolic Calculations Handbook

    ACSM's Metabolic Calculations Handbook

    American College of Sports Medicine

    This handbook provides a step-by-step approach to using metabolic equations, from basic math principles to applying the equations to an exercise plan. Chapters focus separately on each equation, provide an easy-to-follow process of solving, and demonstrate the varied uses of the equation in clinical as well as fitness settings.

    Each chapter includes a set of problems that focus on real-world applications of the equation. Step-by-step problem solution explanations are provided at the end of each chapter. A comprehensive exam at the end of the book tests the reader's skill in using the equations.

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  • ACSM's Sports Medicine: A Comprehensive Review

    ACSM's Sports Medicine: A Comprehensive Review

    Francis G O'Connor
    The field of sports medicine is evolving, accelerated by emerging technologies and changing health care policies. To stay up to speed and ace the Boards, you need a resource that moves at your pace.

     Sanctioned by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this handy review addresses all areas of the sports medicine subspecialty board examination—with coverage that spans the full spectrum of sports medicine, from medical to skeletal conditions related to the athlete. The editors and authors include orthopedic surgeons, family physicians, pediatricians, internal medicine specialists, physiatrists, certified athletic trainers, physical therapists, psychologists, nutritionists, exercise physiologists and more, ensuring that you’ll benefit from the broad spectrum of expertise embraced by the specialty.

     Look inside and explore…

    • Seven convenient sections address general considerations, evaluation of the injured athlete, medical problems, musculoskeletal problems, principles of rehabilitation, sports-specific populations, and special populations.

    • Comprehensive coverage includes all topic areas featured on sports medicine subspecialty board exams.

    • Easy-access bulleted format makes essential facts simple to locate and recall.

    • Tables, figures, and algorithms make complex ideas easy to grasp and retain.

     PLUS…

    • An online companion resource includes nearly 1,000 board-style practice questions with rationale for correct and incorrect responses—a great way to test your knowledge and improve your exam performance!

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  • Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Medicine

    Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Medicine

    Grant Cooper, Stuart Kahn, Paul Zucker

    Written in a user-friendly format and utilizing a case study approach, this book describes how acupuncture fits into the treatment paradigm for musculoskeletal complaints. Several different acupuncture treatment styles are presented, and in each example the choice of acupuncture points is explained in detail. These suggested treatments are meant not merely as recipes, but rather as strategies that can be applied to a variety of clinical complaints and conditions.

    Each case study includes physical examination findings, diagnostic studies, differential diagnosis, and recommendations for standard medical treatments. This is followed by one or more detailed acupuncture treatment strategies. Finally, there is a review of the published research regarding acupuncture as it pertains to musculoskeletal medicine.

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  • Acute Care Surgery

    Acute Care Surgery

    LD Britt, Andrew Peitzman, Phillip Barie, Gregory Jurkovich
    You won’t find a more comprehensive textbook covering the related fields of trauma, critical care, and emergency general surgery than Acute Care Surgery.

    Relying totally on evidence-based content rather than theory, each of the 64 chapters in this book highlights cutting edge advances in the field and underscores state-of-the-art management paradigms.

    The overarching principle of acute care surgery is early and expedient medical/surgical intervention and this book offers the reference material every trauma, critical care, and emergency room surgeon needs to deliver on that principle.

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  • Advanced Surgical Recall, 4e

    Advanced Surgical Recall, 4e, 4e

    Lorne H. Blackbourne
    Written in rapid-fire question-and-answer format, Advanced Surgical Recall, 4e provides a quick, efficient review of commonly tested information on the ABSITE and Oral Board exams.  
     
    This proven portable quick reference uses the student-preferred “Recall Method” and contains detailed illustrations of anatomic landmarks, expert discussions of surgical techniques, and up-to-date, accurate coverage of both general surgery and surgical specialties.
     
    The Fourth Edition offers an increased focus on ABSITE review throughout, including a new Rapid Fire Review for the ABSITE section that provides quick sample cases to test recall.
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  • Advances in Surgical Pathology: Bladder Cancer

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Bladder Cancer, 1e

    Qihui “Jim” Zhai, Jae Y. Ro

    Apply a state-of-the-art, integrated approach to bladder cancer diagnosis and staging withAdvances in Surgical Pathology: Bladder Cancer. Distinguished experts provide you with concise, current, and well-rounded guidance on all forms of bladder cancer, with an emphasis on practical issues and new developments. This cutting-edge surgical pathology reference is an ideal tool to help you update your knowledge and skills and solve difficult diagnostic dilemmas, as well as a valuable resource for certification and recertification preparation.

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  • Advances in Surgical Pathology: Brain Cancer

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Brain Cancer

    Andreana Rivera, Hidehiro Takei

    As a new volume in the Advances in Surgical Pathology series, this book will provide a concise and updated review of brain cancer pathologic diagnoses with emphasis on practical issues and recent developments in the field.  Each chapter will address the basic diagnostic features, differential diagnoses, and diagnostic pitfalls.  The book will also provide a practical and a quick review of recent developments in immunohistochemistry and molecular testing in the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment.  Additionally, the book will cover radiologic/pathologic correlations of various tumor entities from generating differential diagnoses to correlating histologic findings to radiographic information.  It will provide a rapid summary for residents and fellows to stay up-to-date while in their training and studying for their boards.  It will also be applicable to practicing pathologists who want to stay current in the latest testing and diagnostics as well as for those who are required to pass continuing maintenance of certification tests and credentialing.      

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  • Advances in Surgical Pathology: Breast Cancer

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Breast Cancer

    Omar Hameed, Shi Wei, Mohamed Mokhtar Desouki, Heidi Umphrey
    The latest, groundbreaking addition to the Advances in Surgical Pathology series, Breast Cancer offers a thorough overview of the disease and the most recent data and technologies used in breast cancer surgery and diagnosis. Whether you’re a new or experienced pathologist or oncologist, or prepping for boards or certification, this is an irreplaceable volume. 
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  • Advances in Surgical Pathology: Colorectal Carcinoma and Tumors of the Vermiform Appendix

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Colorectal Carcinoma and Tumors of the Vermiform Appendix

    Rhonda Yantiss

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Colorectal Carcinoma and Tumors of the Vermiform Appendix, a volume in the Advances in Surgical Pathology series, features chapters on current and impending changes in the field with an emphasis on practical issues, recent developments, and emerging concepts.

    Created as a quick review to be used during pathologic evaluation of cancer specimens from the lower gastrointestinal tract, this book contains the latest information regarding emerging endoscopic techniques that aid in tumor classification and staging, mechanisms of pathogenesis, and clinical management. 

     It combines gross and microscopic images and user-friendly tables for quick reference with a succinct, comprehensive review of issues important to management of patients with colorectal carcinoma. Not only does it discuss the applied concern of cancer epidemiology and prevention, the book also covers pathological features of cancer precursors. Plus, an introduction to future diagnostic and treatment modalities, such as biomarker analysis, chemotherapeutic strategies, targeted molecular therapies, and aggressive multidisciplinary approaches to patients with advanced stage disease. 

     

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  • Advances in Surgical Pathology: Gastric Cancer

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Gastric Cancer, 1e

    Dongfeng Tan, Gregory Lauwers

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Gastric Cancer provides a concise, updated review of the pathological characteristics of gastric cancer, with an emphasis on practical issues, recent developments, and emerging concepts. Major sections cover the essential histopathology of gastric cancer as well as related topics such as imaging evaluation, molecular diagnosis, and personalized treatment. Chapters written by international experts in pathology, gastrointestinal medical oncology, cancer epidemiology, and gastrointestinal radiology address the fundamental issues surrounding gastric cancer, including its epidemiology, basic diagnostic features, differential diagnoses, pitfalls and complications, and treatments. Endoscopic evaluation and histology correlation are emphasized. The screening, clinical management, and treatment of gastric cancer are summarized. Recent findings regarding the roles of immunohistochemistry and molecular testing in the diagnosis, prognosis, and personalized treatment of gastric cancer are also reviewed. The book also includes current knowledge regarding the molecular alteration of gastric cancer carcinogenesis and its impact on patient care.

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  • Advances in Surgical Pathology: Lung Cancer

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Lung Cancer

    Philip T. Cagle, Timothy Allen

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Lung Cancer, a volume in the Advances in Surgical Pathology series, features chapters on current and impending changes in the field of lung cancer that directly affect pathologists. This includes the 2004 updates of the WHO Classification of Tumors of the Lung; the ongoing new classification of neuroendocrine carcinomas of the lung by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer; the ongoing revision of the pathologic and clinical staging of lung cancer by the AJCC; molecular diagnostics in the diagnosis of lung cancer; the role of the pathologist in the new molecular targeted therapies for lung cancer; and the new use of image-guided, multimodality theranostics for the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer. Other current topics discussed include new understanding of the premalignant and preinvasive lesions and the controversies and revisions of the diagnosis of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma.

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