Serie Revisión de temasMichael Lieberman, Rick RicerRead MoreObra de la colección Temas Clave cuyo objetivo, como todo el resto de obras de la serie, es presentar al estudiante textos sencillos y resumidos en un formato ágil y fácil de manejar. Presenta los contenidos en un orden lógico secuencial, para repasar de manera concisa los principios fundamentales de la bioquímica, la biología molecular y la genética. También incluye correlaciones clínicas para enfatizar las conexiones entre dichas especialidades y la medicina clínica. El texto y las pruebas de autoevaluación se adaptan a las directrices y requerimientos de los principales exámenes de medicina, como el MIR o el UMSLE. El diseño general facilita la lectura de los capítulos y la comprensión de la materia, así como minimiza el tiempo de estudio.
Michael Lieberman, Rick RicerRead MoreBRS Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Genetics is an excellent aid for USMLE Step 1 preparation and for coursework in biochemistry, molecular biology, and genetics. Fully updated for its sixth edition, chapters are written in an outline format and include pedagogical features such as bolded key words, figures, tables, algorithms, and highlighted clinical correlates. USMLE-style questions and answers follow each chapter and a comprehensive exam appears at the end of the book.
Ronald W. DudekRead More
Widely used by medical students studying for the USMLE Step 1, the Board Review Series (BRS) provides basic knowledge as it relates to clinical situations. BRS Genetics addresses a field that is increasingly taught in shorter courses. Chapters are written in an outline format and include pedagogical features such as bolded key words, tables, algorithms, and numerous illustrations, including a 16-page full-color insert. The book contains nearly 300 USMLE-style questions to help test students' memorization and mastery.
A companion Website includes a question bank as well as fully searchable text.
Ellen MatloffRead MoreGenetic testing and counseling for cancer have made great strides in recent years. The popular demand for advanced screening, advances in testing, and the response of insurance companies and corporations have all served to shape this important area of cancer risk management.This practical, user-friendly guidebook allows you to search by disease site for the hereditary cancer syndromes relevant to your patient's cancer. This handy resource will help you formulate questions when expanding that patient's personal and family history, identify the genes that are most relevant, determine whether to refer that patient for genetic counseling and testing, and guide the patient’s long-term management based on the patient’s mutation-positive or –negative status. The guidebook will be of equal value to the practicing oncologist, surgeon, urologist, endocrinologist, gynecologist, primary care physician, physician's assistant, advanced practice nurse, and any other clinician counseling a patient who has had cancer.Look inside and discover…• Informative overview summarizes the history and current state of genetic cancer testing.• Site-specific chapters help you locate essential facts quickly.• Expert contributors share their years of experience in genetic testing and counseling.• Timely insights address key medical, ethical, legal, and financial implications of genetic cancer testing.Be sure your patients have the advance information they need…Pick up your copy today!
Better Education, Better Patient OutcomesWilliam Rayburn, David A. Davis, Mary G. TurcoRead MoreImprove clinical competence and performance, deliver better health care, and enhance patient outcomes.
Continuing Professional Development in Medicine and Health Care helps you design, deliver, and evaluate evidence-based continuing education and professional development programs with the goal of keeping practitioners’ knowledge, skills, attitudes, competencies, and performance current and patient centered.
A Comprehensive Guide for Practicing Thyroid PathologyYuri E. Nikiforov, Paul W. Biddinger, Lester D.R. ThompsonRead MoreDiagnostic Pathology and Molecular Genetics of the Thyroid, Second Edition, offers a comprehensive overview of the diagnostic surgical pathology, cytopathology, immunohistochemistry and molecular genetics of the thyroid diseases, including neoplastic and non-neoplastic conditions. The book provides a detailed description of the surgical pathology of thyroid diseases side by side with major advances in immunohistochemistry and molecular genetics that can be used in evaluating thyroid tumors and non-neoplastic diseases.
Sandra K. Leeper-Woodford, Linda R. AdkisonRead MoreLippincott Illustrated Reviews: Integrated Systems uses the first-and-best Lippincott Illustrated Reviews format to integrate the most important topics in pathology, biochemistry, anatomy, embryology, genetics, histology, pharmacology, physiology, microbiology, immunology, and neuroscience and their role in each of eight human systems. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews features clear, effective writing and hundreds of illustrations for ideal rapid review and the assimilation of complex information. Clear, sequential images present mechanisms of action and focus on showing rather than telling students how drugs work. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews captures the vitality and interactive nature of the classroom experience in book format. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews features an easy-to-read format, supported with eye-catching illustrations comprising a lively and interesting mix of colorful art, photographs, and concept maps.
- Each chapter ends with student-favorite study questions and answer explanations
- Hundreds of full-color illustrations visually explain complex processes!
- Outline format ideal for concise review and foundational learning