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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: Endometrial Carcinoma

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Endometrial Carcinoma, 1e

    Anna Sienko
    Part of the popular Advances in Surgical Pathology Series, this volume is a concise, updated review of the pathological characteristics of endometrial cancer. It emphasizes the histologic correlation, clinical management, and treatment of endometrial cancer, and features current and emerging concepts in the field. The book provides a resource for the timely updates in knowledge that are necessary for daily practice, for current credentialing, and for the self-assessment modules for recertification (MOC).

    A free companion web site features fully searchable text as well as over 130 full-color images.
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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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  • Advances in Surgical Pathology: Mesothelioma

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Mesothelioma

    Richard L Attanoos, Timothy C. Allen

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Mesothelioma, 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, this volume delivers a concise, updated review of the pathological characteristics of mesothelioma—emphasizing the histologic correlation, clinical management, and treatment of the disease.  Timely content features include recognition of precursor mesothelial lesions, the role of molecular biology in the diagnosis and prognosis of mesothelioma, the interface between the clinician and the surgical pathologist, and the legal implications of attributing disease origin to asbestos and other factors. The book provides a resource for the periodic updates in knowledge required for daily practice, for current credentialing, and for the self-assessment modules for recertification.  

     

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  • Advances in Surgical Pathology: Prostate Cancer

    Advances in Surgical Pathology: Prostate Cancer, 1e

    Jae Y. Ro, Steven S. Shen, Qihui "Jim" Zhai, Alberto G. Ayala
    A concise and updated review of prostate cancer pathologic diagnosis with emphasis on practical issues and recent developments in the field.  Each chapter addresses the basic diagnostic features, differential diagnoses, pitfalls and ways to resolve the problem. Additionally, a brief introduction of prostate cancer screening, clinical management and treatment are summarized.  Recent development of immunohistochemistry, molecular testing in the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment are also reviewed.  Finally, current knowledge of molecular alteration of prostate cancer carcinogenesis and impact in diagnosis and treatment are discussed.
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  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Age-Related Macular Degeneration, 2e

    D. Virgil Alfaro, John B. Kerrison
    Stay up to date with the latest developments in your field with the highly-anticipated second edition of Age-Related Macular Degeneration. This comprehensive text covers recent advances in pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment including promising new developments that will affect your patient care. Dr. Virgil Alfaro and his colleagues at Retina Consultants of Charleston bring you their expertise in the areas of basic science, imaging, prevention, treatment, and more.

    Features:
    • Learn from a renowned group of retina surgeons who address all aspects of management, including anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology; imaging of the macula in ARMD, prevention measures and treatment; and future directions in the field.
    • Gain a solid foundation in intravenous fluorescein angiography, indocyanine green angiography, and optical coherence tomography, as well as antiVEGE therapy and related new drugs, optimizing your diagnosis and treatment options.
    • Understand the significant change in the classification system of choroidal neovascular membranes in ARMD.
    • Get up-to-date information on treating ARMD secondary to geographic atrophy through cell transplantation and pharmacologic therapies.
    • Easily visualize key aspects of ARMD thanks to high-quality illustrations and photographs.
    • Find the information you need quickly by referencing individual chapters that offer comprehensive and inclusive coverage of the topic at hand.

    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation 
    • Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use
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  • The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult

    The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, 3e

    J. V. (Ian) Nixon, Gerard P. Aurigemma, Ann F. Bolger, Michael H. Crawford, Gerald F. Fletcher, Gary S. Francis, Thomas C. Gerber, Welton M. Gersony, Peter Ott, Linda A. Pape, Nanette K. Wenger

    Authored by members of the American Heart Association's Clinical Cardiology Council, The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, Third Edition is the perfect source of fast, reliable guidance on diagnosis and management of both common and rare cardiovascular problems. It covers more than 170 problems, diseases, syndromes, and chief complaints in the popular, easy-to-read, two-page 5-Minute Consult format, which includes basic information, diagnosis, treatment, medication, follow-up, ICD-9 codes and patient teaching information. This thoroughly updated edition includes additional topics covering exercise and the heart, coronary arteries from opposite sinus, and perioperative cardiac care for noncardiac surgery along with updated references.

    This edition will also be online at 5-Minute Consult.com and will be available for mobile devices.

     

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  • Algorithmic Diagnosis of Symptoms and Signs

    Algorithmic Diagnosis of Symptoms and Signs, 4e

    R. Douglas Collins

    Designed for quick reference, Algorithmic Diagnosis of Symptoms and Signs: A Cost-Effective Approach equips you to effectively interpret more than 230 of the most common symptoms and signs. The ideal aid for the busy clinician, this handy, portable resource promotes a cost-effective patient workup, explaining which diagnostic tests are most appropriate (and when such tests are not indicated). Comprehensive updates throughout put the very latest diagnostic approaches at your fingertips.

    Features:
    • Evaluate patients efficiently using clear, step-by-step algorithms that spell out what to look for, what tests to order, what differentials to consider, and when to refer to a specialist.
    • Master essential clinical skills with a new section on “Getting the most out of your history and physical examination.”
    • Effectively evaluate more conditions through new algorithms for various symptoms and laboratory tests, including algorithms representing diseases that are symptoms of other diseases.
    • Recognize diagnostic alternatives at a glance thanks to differential diagnostic tables.
    Your book purchase includes a complimentary download of the enhanced eBook for iOS, Android, PC & Mac. Take advantage of these practical features that will improve your eBook experience:
    • The ability to download the eBook on multiple devices at one time — providing a seamless reading experience online or offline
    • Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that allow you to search within this book, or across your entire library of VitalSource eBooks
    • Multiple viewing options that enable you to scale images and text to any size without losing page clarity as well as responsive design
    • The ability to highlight text and add notes with one click

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  • All You Really Need to Know to Interpret Arterial Blood Gases

    All You Really Need to Know to Interpret Arterial Blood Gases, 2e

    Lawrence Martin
    Today every ICU provides rapid and automated blood gas testing twenty-four hours a day. The emphasis in this handy manual on blood gases is on interpreting readings and wisely using the information derived. The self-testing questions and glossary make it particularly useful. The Second Edition includes patient scenarios, more figures, a revised bibliography, and pertinent Internet addresses.
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  • Alzheimer Disease and Other Dementias

    Alzheimer Disease and Other Dementias, 2e

    A Practical Guide

    Marc E. Agronin

    Now in its Second Edition, this practical guide focuses on assessment, diagnosis, and management of the complex array of dementia disorders seen in older patients. Using the conversational style and clinical vignettes found in all Practical Guides in Psychiatry titles, Dr. Agronin addresses all the subtypes of dementia and associated psychiatric conditions such as agitation, psychosis, and depression. This edition features a new chapter on mild cognitive impairment and expanded coverage of Alzheimer disease and risk factors.

    Chapters offer advice on caregiver support and legal and ethical concerns. Handy pocket-card appendices include tests used in the dementia workup and treatment guides for agitation, psychosis, and depression.

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  • Anatomía

    Anatomía, 8e

    Serie Revisión de temas

    Kyung Won Chung, Harold M. Chung, Nancy L. Halliday

    New title to add to Revisión de temas series. Like all the other titles in the series, it's aimed to present to the student simple and summarized texts in a flexible and user-friendly format. Text and self-assessment tests are tailored to the guidelines and requirements of major medical examinations. The design makes makes the reading easier, as well as the understanding of matter. In addition, it minimizes the time to study.
    This 8th edition begins with a brief introduction to the skeletal, muscular, nervous, circulatory systems and organs. The introductory chapter is followed by chapters on regional anatomy. These include back, thorax, abdomen, perineum and pelvis, lower limb, upper limb, and head and neck. It was decided to separate the chapter devoted to cranial and autonomic nerves to describe them more deeply, with illustrations which facilitate a deeper understanding of the functions of these nerves and a better retention of new knowledge.

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  • Anatomic Exposures in Vascular Surgery

    Anatomic Exposures in Vascular Surgery, 3e

    Gary G. Wind, R. James Valentine

    Revised, updated, and expanded for its Third Edition, Anatomic Exposures in Vascular Surgery, is an indispensable guide for the vascular surgeon planning an operation.  This classic anatomic reference contains over 550 drawings by a renowned surgeon and illustrator depicting the complex anatomy of the vasculature and surrounding structures, and demonstrating the ideal exposure techniques.  The original illustrations will be presented in full color to fully convey three-dimensional concepts of anatomic relationships of the blood vessels and their surrounding structures, which will help to guide surgical decision-making in vascular surgery.   Concise legends and text describe the anatomy in relation to the surgical approach.

    The book is organized by body region, and chapters are divided into anatomic overview and surgical approach sections, which allows the book to be used for extensive study or quick review, depending on the needs of the reader.   New sections to this edition include forearm compartment syndrome, forearm fasciotomy, and vascular exposure of the lumbar spine.   New concepts regarding surgical approaches to the blood vessels are updated in each chapter along with up-to-date references. 

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  • Anatomical Chart Company's Illustrated Pocket Anatomy: Anatomy & Disorders of The Digestive System Study Guide

    Anatomical Chart Company's Illustrated Pocket Anatomy: Anatomy & Disorders of The Digestive System Study Guide, 2e

    Anatomical Chart Company

    Now in its Second Edition, Anatomy and Disorders of the Digestive System Illustrated Pocket Anatomy folding study guide takes the Anatomical Chart Company's most popular anatomical images and puts them in a durable, portable format that is perfect for the on-the-go student. Printed on a write-on, wipe-off laminated surface, this guide shows numbered anatomical structures and contains answers that can be concealed for easy self-testing and memorization. This edition features a fresh, clean design with improved organizational features such as key subject headers at the top of each panel.

    This quick reference covers:

    • Disorders including: ulcers, gastritis, gallstones, GERD, hernia, hepatitis, IBS, IBD, hemorrhoids, diverticulosis, appendicitis, and cancers
    • Oral cavity, liver, pancreas, and duodenum
    • Arterial supply
    • Cross-section of esophagus, wall of stomach, jejunum, and colon

    Size: 9" x 4" folded, unfolded 9" x 24"

    Made in USA

    Illustrated Pocket Anatomy Study Guides available on the following:

    Muscular and Skeletal Systems                 ISBN 9780781778783
    Anatomy of the Heart                                     ISBN 9780781776813
    Vertebral Column and Spine Disorders   ISBN  9780781779820
    Anatomy of the Brain                                     ISBN 9780781776837
    Spinal Nerves and Autonomic 
        Nervous System                                        ISBN 9780781776844
    Circulatory System                                        ISBN 9780781779851
    Anatomy and Disorders of the
        Respiratory System                                 ISBN 9780781776868
    Anatomy and Disorders of the
        Digestive System                                    ISBN 9780781776882

     Set of 8 Study Guides                                 # PASET8

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  • Anatomical Chart Company's Illustrated Pocket Anatomy: Anatomy & Disorders of The Respiratory System Study Guide

    Anatomical Chart Company's Illustrated Pocket Anatomy: Anatomy & Disorders of The Respiratory System Study Guide, 2e

    Anatomical Chart Company

    Now in its Second Edition, Anatomy and Disorders of the Respiratory System Illustrated Pocket Anatomy folding study guide takes the Anatomical Chart Company's most popular anatomical images and puts them in a durable, portable format that is perfect for the on-the-go student. Printed on a write-on, wipe-off laminated surface, this guide shows numbered anatomical structures and contains answers that can be concealed for easy self-testing and memorization. This edition features a fresh, clean design with improved organizational features such as key subject headers at the top of each panel.

    This quick reference covers:

    • Respiratory passages overview and intrapulmonary structures
    • Bronchopulmonary segments and ventilation
    • Pulmonary arteries and veins
    • Paranasal sinuses and larynx
    • Emphysema, chronic bronchitis, asthma, and lung cancer

    Size: 9" x 4" folded, unfolded 9" x 24"

    Made in USA

    Illustrated Pocket Anatomy Study Guides available on the following:

    Muscular and Skeletal Systems                 ISBN 9780781778783
    Anatomy of the Heart                                     ISBN 9780781776813
    Vertebral Column and Spine Disorders   ISBN  9780781779820
    Anatomy of the Brain                                     ISBN 9780781776837
    Spinal Nerves and Autonomic 
        Nervous System                                        ISBN 9780781776844
    Circulatory System                                        ISBN 9780781779851
    Anatomy and Disorders of the
        Respiratory System                                 ISBN 9780781776868
    Anatomy and Disorders of the
        Digestive System                                    ISBN 9780781776882

     Set of 8 Study Guides                                 # PASET8

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