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  • Pulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiology

    Pulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiology, 2e

    An Integrated, Case-Based Approach

    John B. West

    The Second Edition of Pulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiology presents normal and abnormal pulmonary function in the same case-based format that has made the first edition a favorite among students. Each chapter begins with a clinical case study of diseases typically seen by practitioners. The cases are followed by a discussion and breakdown of the physiology, pathophysiology, anatomy, pharmacology, and pathology for each disease, and a question-and-answer section. This edition has an infectious diseases chapter, updates on asthma pathogenesis and bronchodilators, and user-friendly features such as chapter openers, chapter outlines, "key points" summary boxes, and board-formatted questions and answers.

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  • Rockwood, Green, and Wilkins' Fractures in Adults and Children Package

    Rockwood, Green, and Wilkins' Fractures in Adults and Children Package, 8e

    Paul Tornetta, III, Charles Court-Brown, James D. Heckman, Michael McKee, Margaret M. McQueen, William Ricci, John M. Flynn, David L. Skaggs, Peter M Waters
    Go for the gold standard: the definitive, bestselling reference on adult and pediatric fractures, Rockwood, Green, and Wilkins’ Fractures is now in its 8th edition. Written by the top orthopaedic surgeons from around the world, the three revised and updated volumes offer full coverage of all fracture types in both adults and children, presenting the experts’ choices on operative techniques and management. Volumes I and II cover adults’ fractures; Volume III covers children’s. 
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  • Schaechter's Mechanisms of Microbial Disease

    Schaechter's Mechanisms of Microbial Disease, 5e

    N. Engleberg, Terence Dermody, Victor DiRita

  • Visual Diagnosis and Care of the Patient with Special Needs

    Visual Diagnosis and Care of the Patient with Special Needs

    Marc B. Taub, Mary Bartuccio, Dominick Maino

    Visual Diagnosis and Care of the Patient with Special Needs provides a thorough review of the eye and vision care needs of patients with special needs.  This book gives you a better understanding of the most frequently encountered developmental and acquired disabilities seen in the eye care practitioner’s office.  These disabilities include patients with autism, brain injury, Fragile X syndrome and Down syndrome, as well as those with psychiatric illness, dual diagnosis, and more.  The text discusses, in great detail, the visual issues inherent in these populations and their possible treatment.  A group of authors with approximately 500 years of experience in the field of eye care and special populations have been brought together to develop this comprehensive reference.   

    It may appear that this book is written primarily for eye care practitioners such as optometrists and ophthalmologists, while vision is the overriding topic, this book serves as an excellent resource for a multitude of professions including those engaged in occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech and language therapy, physiatry, social work, pediatric medicine, and special education.

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  • The Washington Manual of Surgical Pathology

    The Washington Manual of Surgical Pathology, 2e

    Peter A. Humphrey, Louis P. Dehner, John D. Pfeifer
    Presented in the renowned, fast-access format of other Washington Manual® titles, this excellent book is a practical guide to the clinical practice of surgical pathology. This valuable resource covers all aspects of surgical pathology for every organ and anatomic site, including gross examination and dissection; microscopic diagnosis of medical as well as surgical diseases; tumor classification; and tumor staging. Separate chapters are devoted to ancillary surgical pathology techniques, including immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence microscopy, electron microscopy, frozen section diagnosis, flow cytometry, DNA and RNA based molecular methods, and imaging technologies.

    A companion Website offers the fully searchable text plus an image bank of more than 2700 figures.


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  • 5-Minute Anesthesia Consult

    5-Minute Anesthesia Consult

    Nina Singh-Radcliff

    The 5-Minute Anesthesia Consult provides a readily accessible compilation of anesthesia topics that is useful to students, residents, physicians, certified nurse anesthetists, anesthesia assistants, and ancillary medical staff.   Following the highly successful format of the 5-Minute Clinical Consult series, 480 topics will be covered, each in a highly formatted two-page spread covering risk factors and epidemiology, preoperative evaluation, intraoperative care and postoperative care. The topic specific format of each chapter provides a focused, evidence-based, yet simplified, discussion of Physiology, Management, Co-Existing Disease, Surgical Procedure, and Drug topics. 

    In addition to general operative and perioperative care, this comprehensive book also covers subspecialty topics in cardiac, neurosurgical, obstetric, geriatric, critical care, pediatric, regional, vascular, thoracic, and acute and chronic pain.

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  • The 5-Minute ICU Consult

    The 5-Minute ICU Consult

    Jose R. Yunen

    This new addition to the 5-Minute Consult Series contains more than 200 entries covering all aspects of adult critical care and pediatric considerations where appropriate. Each entry is presented on a two-page spread in a consistent format, with bulleted and listed information on definition of the disorder, pathophysiology, diagnosis, medications, surgical interventions, and complications. Where appropriate, entries include a pediatric considerations heading. Algorithms for common and complex diagnoses and treatment options are presented in a special section.

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  • The 5-Minute Neurology Consult

    The 5-Minute Neurology Consult, 2e

    D. Joanne Lynn, Herbert Newton, Alexander Rae-Grant
    This volume in the 5-Minute Consult series focuses on neurological diseases and disorders, as well as key symptoms, signs, and tests. Dozens of noted authorities provide tightly organized, practical guidance. Using the famous two-page layout and outline format of The 5-Minute Consult Series, the book provides instant access to clinically oriented, must-have information on all disorders of the nervous system. Each disease is covered in a consistent, easy-to-follow format: basics (including signs and symptoms), diagnosis, treatment, medications, follow-up, and miscellaneous considerations (including diseases with similar characteristics, pregnancy, synonyms, and ICD coding).
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  • The 5-Minute Orthopaedic Consult

    The 5-Minute Orthopaedic Consult, 2e

    Frank J. Frassica, Paul D. Sponseller, John H. Wilckens

    The 5-Minute Orthopaedic Consult, Second Edition is designed for rapid consultation on over 250 orthopaedic problems encountered by orthopaedic surgery, primary care, or ER practitioners. The famous two-page format allows easy navigation through even complicated patient complaints. New topics covered in this thoroughly updated edition include acromioclavicular joint arthritis; ankle instability; biceps tendon rupture; chordoma; desmoid tumor; diabetic myonecrosis; dislocation in the adult; epithelioid sarcoma; femoral shaft fracture in children; hip and knee examination in children; knee injection; lymphoma; metastatic bone disease; open fractures; pathologic fracture; pectoralis major tendon rupture; sacral insufficiency fracture; septic hip; shoulder dislocation; shoulder instability; sternoclavicular joint dislocation; subacromial injection; synovial chondromatosis; synovial sarcoma; thoracic herniated disc; thoracolumbar spine fracture and dislocation; transient synovitis; CT; MRI; and musculoskeletal radiography.

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  • The 5-Minute Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Consult

    The 5-Minute Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Consult

    Millicent King Channell, David C. Mason

    This pocket-sized book is the first osteopathic clinical manual to be organized by diagnoses in a two-page, quick-reference format. In the tradition of The 5-Minute Consult Series, each diagnosis is presented on a two-page spread. The first page has a definition of the disease, a list of associated autonomic and motor innervations, and a list of common somatic dysfunctions. The second page lists the techniques that might be used for those somatic dysfunctions. The second page is further subdivided into three levels of treatment: 2-minute, 5-minute, and extended. Next to each technique is the corresponding ICD-9 code for billing. Photos and schematic drawings are included.

    The fully searchable online text is included with purchase of this book.

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  • The 5-Minute Pain Management Consult

    The 5-Minute Pain Management Consult

    David M. Sibell, Jeffrey R. Kirsch

    This new addition to The 5-Minute Consult Series is a clinically oriented quick-consult reference for pain management. More than 150 conditions associated with pain and concomitant mental health diagnoses are thoroughly and concisely presented in the famous fast-access 5-Minute Consult format. Each entry briefly describes the condition and presents succinct, bulleted facts under boldface headings: basics (epidemiology, risk factors, pathophysiology, etiology, prevention, associated conditions); diagnosis (signs and symptoms, history, physical exam, lab tests, imaging, differential diagnosis); treatment (medications, surgery); and follow-up (prognosis, issues for referral). Each entry includes ICD9-CM and CPT codes. Two Tables of Contents—one alphabetical and one organized by organ system—allow quick look-up of topics.

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  • The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult Standard Edition

    The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult Standard Edition, 7e

    10-day Enhanced Online Access + Print

    Michael Cabana, Paul Brakeman, Megan L. Curran, Linda A. DiMeglio, W. Christopher Golden, Robert E. Goldsby, Adam L. Hartman, Terry Kind, Carlton K.K. Lee, Jenifer R. Lightdale, Camille Sabella, Ronn E. Tanel

    The 5 Minute Pediatric Consult provides immediate, practical advice on problems seen in infants, children, and adolescents. More than

    450 diseases are covered in the fast-access two-page outline format that makes The 5-Minute Consult Series titles so popular among

    busy clinicians. Other features include a Chief Complaints section addressing the workup and treatment of 50 signs and symptoms. The

    medication index, syndromes glossary, surgical glossary, laboratory values, and tables will appear online only for the 7th edition to

    allow space for more topics without growing the size of the book.

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  • A Pocketbook Manual of Hand and Upper Extremity Anatomy: Primus Manus

    A Pocketbook Manual of Hand and Upper Extremity Anatomy: Primus Manus

    Fraser J. Leversedge, Martin I. Boyer, Charles A. Goldfarb

    Pocketbook of Hand and Upper Extremity Anatomy: Primus Manus features exquisitely detailed full-color photographs of dissections and line drawings of all major anatomic entities. The written descriptions of anatomy are in bulleted format to allow quick access to the material. The book also describes clinical correlations for major diseases and includes various mnemonic devices.

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  • A Practical Approach to Obstetric Anesthesia

    A Practical Approach to Obstetric Anesthesia, 2e

    Brenda A. Bucklin, Curtis L. Baysinger, David Gambling
    A Practical Approach to Obstetric Anesthesia, written in outline format for easy reference, occupies a niche in the market midway between shorter, less detailed handbooks and full-scale textbooks. The book covers all areas of obstetric anesthesia in considerable detail but content is presented in bite-size, data-driven nuggets, rather than longer-winded prose explanations. The focus of the second edition will remain very clinical but the clinical coverage will be broad-based and meant to appeal to all segments of the market--residents, clinicians, nurse-anesthetists, and even fellows in OB anesthesia, who can use a book like this as a quick refresher and anesthesia-cart reference. 
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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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