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  • Bates. Guía de exploración física e historia clínica

    Bates. Guía de exploración física e historia clínica, 12e

    Lynn S. Bickley, Peter G. Szilagyi, Richard M. Hoffman

    Desde hace más de cuatro décadas, Bates. Guía de exploración física e historia clínica se ha posicionado como uno de los referentes clásicos de la propedéutica clínica moderna. Su enfoque basado en el razonamiento clínico, en la toma compartida de decisiones y en la comprensión sólida de la evidencia clínica permite a estudiantes de medicina, enfermería y de otras ciencias de la salud adquirir y desarrollar habilidades y competencias clínicas sólidas en el interrogatorio y exploración física de pacientes adultos y pediátricos.

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  • Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking

    Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking, 12e

    Lynn S. Bickley

  • Chest Medicine

    Chest Medicine, 5e

    Essentials of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

    Ronald B. George, Richard W. Light, Michael A. Matthay, Richard A. Matthay

    A favorite among residents and pulmonary fellows, this text provides all the information needed to evaluate and manage respiratory diseases and critically ill patients and to pass the American Board of Internal Medicine's subspecialty exam in pulmonary medicine. The Fifth Edition includes new information on ARDS, sedation of critically ill patients, rehabilitation for COPD, care of elderly patients, genetic testing for asthma, CTA and other diagnostic techniques for pulmonary thromboembolism, new antifungal drugs without renal toxicity, new treatment guidelines for pneumothorax, and ventilators and noninvasive ventilation for respiratory failure. This edition also includes more algorithms and differential diagnosis tables.

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  • Cystic Fibrosis

    Cystic Fibrosis, 4e

    A Guide for Patient and Family

    David M. Orenstein, Jonathan E. Spahr, Daniel J. Weiner

    This one-of-a-kind guide offers easy-to-understand explanations, advice, and management options for patients or parents of patients with cystic fibrosis. The book explains the disease process, outlines the fundamentals of diagnosing and screening, and addresses the challenges of treatment for those living with CF. As one reviewer said, this book “is the only complete answer book for everyone living with the disease. It is an indispensable resource for families of children with CF, adolescent and adult patients, and physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, and social workers involved in the care of CF patients.”

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  • Diabetes Management in Primary Care

    Diabetes Management in Primary Care, 2e

    Jeff Unger
    Diabetes Management in Primary Care, 2nd Edition serves as an evidence-based guide for primary care physicians, residents, and medical students in managing patients with diabetes. This text covers all aspects of outpatient care for adults and adolescents with diabetes. You’ll find comprehensive coverage of the latest therapeutic, behavioral, and surgical options to successfully manage diabetic patients within the primary care setting.
    Diabetes Management in Primary Care is based upon patient centered strategies and customized care. Whether the patient has prediabetes or advanced long-term complications such as retinopathy or chronic kidney disease, providers of all specialties and all levels of care will gain insight into safe, effective and rationale intensification of one’s care.   Complex co-existing disorders such as cancer, severe clinical obesity, polycystic ovary syndrome, severe insulin resistance, hypoglycemia awareness autonomic failure, steroid induced hyperglycemia and sleep disorders are discussed in vibrant detail.  Diabetes Management in Primary Care is the first medical text book to address many of the topics listed below. One of the most anticipated chapters discusses the importance of incorporating cultural diversity into one’s treatment plan. 
    New to this edition:
    ·         Access to the companion website that includes the fully searchable text for quick reference
    ·         ADA/IDF screening algorithms included to allow for faster determinations
    ·         Discussion of new agents for Type II diabetes to keep you updated on the most recent therapies available, including new long acting basal insulin and incretin mimetics and drugs in the R and D pipeline.
    ·         Questions that patients want answered including: “When will diabetes be cured?”
    ·         Examination of the relationship between obesity, sleep disorder and diabetes
    ·         Detailed discussion of the relationship between cancer and diabetes
    ·         The importance of becoming a culturally diverse clinician
    ·         The politics of diabetes management in the US
    ·         Updated guidelines for the diagnosis and management of polycystic ovary syndrome
    ·         Useful forms to streamline and document practice including:  patient history, physical exam, complication surveillance, laboratory tests, and diabetes patient education
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  • Diseases of the Lung Anatomical Chart

    Diseases of the Lung Anatomical Chart

    Anatomical Chart Company

    Diseases of the Lung  visually and textually describes eight common diseases of the lung. 
    The central illustration shows the left lung cross-sectioned to show the affects of the disease.  Close up detailed views and 
    definitions, signs and symptoms of each disease are included.

    The following diseases are shown:

    •   influenza (flu)
    •   emphysema 
    •   chronic bronchitis
    •   tuberculosis (TB)
    •    lung cancer
    •   cystic fibrosis
    •   asthma
    •   pneumonia

    Made in the USA.
    Available in the following versions :    

    •   20" x 26" heavy paper laminated with grommets at top corners   ISBN  9781587799082
    •   20" x 26" heavy paper                                                                             ISBN  9781587799075
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  • The Ear: Organs of Hearing and Balance Anatomical Chart

    The Ear: Organs of Hearing and Balance Anatomical Chart

    Anatomical Chart Company

    The Ear - Organs of Hearing and Balance is a useful chart showing the anatomy of the ear.  
    The large colorful and detailed  central image shows the anatomy of and the structures that make up the ear.

    All of the major parts of the ear are illustrated and labeled on the central image.  Many of the structures are depicted with close up detailed illustrations.
    right auricle
    right tympanic membrane with detail close-up
    middle ear with detail close-up
    close up of the auditory ossicles
    detail of the membranous labyrinth including a detail of the cochlear labyrinth
    membranous ampulla
    organ of Corti
    macula of saccule
    The Ear - Organs of Hearing and Balance also textually explains and illustrates how we hear from the ear to the brain - the physiology of sound.

    Made in the USA.
    Available in the following versions :    

    •   20" x 26" heavy paper laminated with grommets at top corners   ISBN  9781587791154
    •   20" x 26" heavy paper                                                                             ISBN  9781587791161
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  • El libro del ECG

    El libro del ECG, 8e

    Malcolm S. Thaler

  • Field Guide to Clinical Dermatology

    Field Guide to Clinical Dermatology, 2e

    David H. Frankel

    Praise for the First Edition:

    "A superb guidebook to basic dermatology....One of the best quick-reference dermatology sources....This little gem should be a favorite of family physicians around the world."—American Family Physician

    Geared specifically to primary care practitioners, house officers, and medical students, this colorfully illustrated pocket book is a practical quick-reference guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common skin problems. The book is organized by clinical feature and written in terms that are accessible to non-dermatologists. 118 full-color illustrations depict the key distinguishing features of the diseases. ICD-9 codes are included. This Second Edition includes the latest therapies, plus many new photographs.

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  • Field Guide to the Difficult Patient Interview

    Field Guide to the Difficult Patient Interview, 2e

    Frederic W. Platt, Geoffrey H. Gordon

    Written by physicians skilled at coaching colleagues in physician-patient communication, this pocket guide presents practical strategies for handling a wide variety of difficult patient interviews. Each chapter presents a hypothetical scenario, describes effective communication techniques for each phase of the interaction, and identifies pitfalls to avoid. The presentation includes examples of physician-patient dialogue, illustrations showing body language, and key references.

    This edition includes new chapters on caring for physician-patients, communicating with colleagues, disclosing unexpected outcomes and medical errors, shared decision making and informed consent, and teaching communication skills. Other new chapters describe clinical attitudes such as patience, curiosity, and hope.

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  • Field Guide to the Neurologic Examination

    Field Guide to the Neurologic Examination

    Steven L. Lewis

    Field Guide to the Neurologic Examination provides a detailed review of the basic neurologic exam, giving clinicians the tools needed to obtain valuable diagnostic information and address specific clinical presentations. The guide's three sections include a brief overview of neurologic diagnosis, instructions on how to perform the basic components of the neurologic exam, and ways to tailor the exam to specific clinical situations. The clinical focus assists in the practical bedside evaluation of common neurologic symptoms. Also included is a concise appendix of common neurologic tests, with brief summaries to help clinicians choose the best approach for each patient.

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  • Guía clínica de enfermería pediátrica

    Guía clínica de enfermería pediátrica

    Theresa Kyle, Susan Carman

    Obra de consulta para estudiantes y profesionales de la enfermería maternoinfantil y pediátrica. Se condensa la información esencial que toda estudiante / enfermera de la especialidad debe conocer y aplicar en el cuidado a sus pacientes en los entornos sanitarios. Con un formato, número de páginas y peso característicos de un libro de bolsillo, ideal para utilizar durante las consulta o en el hospital, o transportar a las clases sin añadir excesivo peso a la mochila. Además, incluye ilustraciones esquemáticas fáciles de consultar de un simple vistazo, dibujos y fotografías que ilustran procedimientos frecuentes en enfermeria infantil y numerosas tablas que condensan la información mínima sobre conceptos y áreas fundamentales. La primera parte del libro trata los principios de la atención de enfermería en niños. La segunda parte, las afecciones y patologías pediátricas frecuentes, ordenadas alfabéticamente, con los cuidados de enfermería, las pruebas diagnósticas habituales y los procedimientos de enfermería necesarios. Y la tercera parte las afecciones y patologías pediátricas frecuentes, ordenadas alfabéticamente, con los cuidados de enfermería, las pruebas diagnósticas habituales y los procedimientos de enfermería necesarios.

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  • Hematology for Medical Students

    Hematology for Medical Students

    Alvin H. Schmaier
    This is the first comprehensive, accurate introductory text on hematology for medical students. The many topics of hematology are covered and each chapter begins with an overview and then proceeds to an outline of key concepts for each specialty area. The text includes simple line drawings, algorithms and color plates, and features bulleted points and bolded key words. With its depth, and concise format, this book serves as a thorough text, general reference, and a review for the USMLE Step 1 exam, and is a valuable tool for the internal medicine clerkship rotation and exam.
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  • The Internal Medicine Casebook

    The Internal Medicine Casebook, 3e

    Real Patients, Real Answers

    Robert W. Schrier

    Developed by the internal medicine residency teaching staff at the University of Colorado, this book presents patient-oriented cases for 88 diseases in all areas of internal medicine. Case studies follow a question-and-answer format that mirrors rounds presentations. Each case study walks you through the workup and management of the problem and reviews the underlying pathophysiology. The book is an excellent review tool for resident in-service exams or American Board of Internal Medicine certification exams.

    This edition's questions and problems have been extensively rewritten to incorporate new diagnostic methods and treatments. Coverage of urology and hepatology has been expanded.

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  • Interpretation of Pulmonary Function Tests

    Interpretation of Pulmonary Function Tests, 4e

    Robert E. Hyatt, Paul D. Scanlon, Masao Nakamura
    Interpretation of Pulmonary Function Tests, 4th edition provides practical, clinically relevant coverage of all types of pulmonary function testing as it applies to a host of disease conditions. It is aimed at any reader with a basic knowledge of pulmonary physiology and provides a solid basis for administering and interpreting these tests. The authors provide valuable guidance for day-to-day clinical work, e.g., in chapters entitled "When to Test and What to Order" and "Approaches to Interpreting Pulmonary Function Tests."  The book also features over 40 illustrative cases that readers can use for self-testing and for reinforcing the principles discussed elsewhere in the book.
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  • Manual of Clinical Problems in Pulmonary Medicine

    Manual of Clinical Problems in Pulmonary Medicine, 7e

    Timothy A. Morris, Andrew L. Ries, Richard A. Bordow
    Stay current with the latest information on the diagnosis and management of pulmonary disorders with Manual of Clinical Problems in Pulmonary Medicine, 7e. Drawing on the expertise of a stellar team of renowned experts in the field, this updated pocket reference provides concise coverage of all aspects of pulmonary disorders, including pathophysiology, differential diagnoses, and the latest evidence-based treatments for pulmonary illness. Featuring a compact size and concise entries, this reference is ideal for bedside use and is portable enough to take along as you move between home, clinic, and hospital.
    “Well worth reading cover to cover and will serve as an excellent reference resource in the field of pulmonary medicine.”
    K. P. Ravikrishnan, FRCP(C), FACP (William Beaumont Hospitals), reviewing previous edition
    Key features of Manual of Clinical Problems in Pulmonary Medicine include:
    • Highlights of pulmonary and critical care medicine processes and resources available to help you prevent, diagnose, and treat respiratory diseases. 
    • Up-to-date information on presentations that are typical for common and otherwise important respiratory disorders.
    • Updated traditional, disease-based chapters so you can refresh your knowledge.
    • NEW sections on Presentation of Respiratory Disorders and Pulmonary Resources and Procedures help you clearly identify and treat your patients.
    • Uniform chapters that highlight key characteristics, including definition, etiology, incidence, diagnostic work up, management and outcomes.
    • Annotated bibliography presents the best evidence for you to apply in practice
    Whether you are a busy practitioner in pulmonary medicine, a pulmonary specialist, or a resident in pulmonary medicine, internal medicine, or general surgery, you’ll find this authoritative reference a “must-have” for your practice.
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  • Manual of Nutritional Therapeutics

    Manual of Nutritional Therapeutics, 6e

    David H. Alpers, Beth E. Taylor, Dennis M. Bier, Samuel Klein
    Optimize your patients’ nutrition!
    Coauthored by three physicians and a dietitian, this quick-reference manual provides practical, state-of-the-art, evidence-based nutrition recommendations for healthy adults, hospitalized patients, and people with a full range of health conditions. It’s an ideal source to help you meet the nutrition needs of every patient.
    ·        Effectively counsel healthy patients with nutrition recommendations for both young and older adults, and provide specific guidance for patients who are pregnant or lactating.
    ·        Find information on individual nutrients (e.g. vitamin D, iron), contained in a dedicated section covering nutrient components.
    ·        Get detailed guidance with separate chapters on Protein and Calories, Vitamins, Minerals, and Dietary Supplements.
    ·        Access advice specific for metabolic disorders (diabetes, dyslipidemia, and renal disease), for obesity, and for chronic wasting diseases (cancer, AIDS).
    ·        Make informed decisions on enteral and parenteral nutritional therapy.
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    ·        Complete content with enhanced navigation
    ·        A powerful search that pulls 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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  • Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Cardiología

    Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Cardiología, 3e

    Phillip S. Cuculich, Andrew M. Kates
    Pequeño, consistente y lleno de información, la 3.ª edición de Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas: Cardiología coloca el campo de la enfermedad cardiovascular al alcance del médico o residente. Diseñado para el profesional ocupado, el estudiante o el residente, esta edición de bolsillo incluye los últimos descubrimientos y tratamientos en cardiología en un formato fácil de leer. En un campo de rápido avance que constantemente abre la puerta a nuevos descubrimientos biomédicos y tratamientos, este recurso ofrece las últimas recomendaciones de tratamiento para los pacientes. El manual es un excelente título, breve, conciso, que incluye fundamentos electrofisiológicos e incluso propedéuticos. Su contenido está actualizado a las últimas clasificaciones y recomendaciones e incluye otros temas útiles como la valoración prequirúrgica del cardiópata con una gran cantidad de cuadros clínicos.

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  • Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Enfermedades infecciosas

    Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Enfermedades infecciosas, 2e

    Nigar Kirmani, Keith F. Woeltje, Hilary Babcock

    Manual de consulta rápida en el que se abordan los principales problemas de la práctica diaria en el campo de las patologías infecciosas. Compendia la principal información que necesita el estudiante en sus rotaciones en el servicio de infectología, el residente y el estudiante de medicina. Está escrito por residentes de la Facultad de Medicina Washington en San Luis, Missouri y revisado por profesores titulares de la facultad. Como características destacadas incorpora el enfoque práctico, muy orientado a la práctica clínica y la recopilación de las patologías más frecuentes sin entrar en detalle, excluyendo las enfermedades raras.

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  • Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Neumología

    Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Neumología

    Adrian Shifren

    Sirve como guía de referencia rápida y texto de consulta. Compendia la principal información que necesita el estudiante en sus rotaciones en el servicio respiratorio, el residente y el estudiante de medicina y que debe realizar estudios de casos clínicos.

     Escrito por residentes, medicos adjuntos y miembros de la Washington University School of Medicine.

     En este caso se trata de una obra colectiva en la que han participado facultativos en formación y docentes de la Washington University. A destacar la marca Washington, bien conocida en el mercado. Parte de los autores son residentes y otros docentes hospitalarios.

    ·         Texto con un enfoque muy práctico, como todos los manuales Washington.

    ·         Mantiene los mismos apartados en todos los capítulos, para localizar la información rápidamente.

    Presentación gráfica:

    ·         El formato y el número de páginas del libro (peso) lo hacen manejable y muy portable.

    ·         Presentación a un único color, lo que reducirá el coste de producción industrial.

    ·         Al mismo tiempo, la presentación gráfica permite la legibilidad y resulta agradable.


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