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The Respiratory System

English | 2010 | ISBN: 161530147X | 288 Pages | PDF | 4,1 MB The human body’s ability to withstand environmental factors and the physical stress of daily life is just as remarkable as its ability to overcome illness and injury. The organs and mechanisms that allow the human body …

Thoracic Imaging: Illustrated Clinical Cases, Second Edition

English | ISBN: 1482231158 | 2014 | 212 Pages | PDF | 23 MBThe chest radiograph is a ubiquitous, first-line investigation and accurate interpretation is often difficult. Radiographic findings may lead to the use of more sophisticated imaging techniques, such as multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) and positive emission tomography.Containing 100 …

Learning Disability Nursing: Modern Day Practice

English | ISBN: 1482215586 | 2015 | 299 Pages | PDF | 2 MB Learning Disability Nursing: Modern Day Practice provides a solid foundation that allows health care practitioners to care for and/or support people with learning disabilities in a range of health and social care settings and scenarios. The …

The Childhood Obesity Epidemic

English | 2015 | ISBN: 177188102X | 318 Pages | PDF | 2 MB Child obesity is a serious condition that affects children around the world in growing numbers. With obesity comes an increased risk of other chronic diseases as well, making it even more important to understand and treat …

Health Design Thinking

2020 | ISBN: 0262539136 | English | 228 Pages | PDF | 60 MB Applying the principles of human-centered design to real-world health care challenges, from drug packaging to early detection of breast cancer. This book makes a case for applying the principles of design thinking to real-world health care …

Experiments in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Second Edition

English | 2014 | ISBN-10: 1482225085, 1138457140 | 160 Pages | PDF | 1 MBWritten by an author with more than 40 years of teaching experience in the field, Experiments in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Second Edition responds to a critical classroom need for material on directed laboratory investigations in biological and …

Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention, Second Edition

English | ISBN: 160918985X | 514 Pages | PDF | November 3, 2011 | 10 MB This authoritative reference provides a comprehensive examination of the nature and functions of attention and its relationship to broader cognitive processes. The editor and contributors are leading experts who review the breadth of current …

Peripheral Neuropathy

2016 | ISBN: 1421420856, 1421420848 | English | 136 Pages | PDF | 2 MB Healing and symptom relief from an expert in treating this debilitating and dangerous condition. Nearly one in fifteen people-that’s 20 million people in the United States-suffers from peripheral neuropathy, or nerve damage. Caused by such …

Introductory Statistics for the Health Sciences

English | 2015 | ISBN: 1466565330 | 603 Pages | PDF | 7 MB Introductory Statistics for the Health Sciences takes students on a journey to a wilderness where science explores the unknown, providing students with a strong, practical foundation in statistics. Using a color format throughout, the book contains …

Clinical Ultrasound: A How-To Guide

English | 2015 | ISBN-10: 1482221403 | 150 Pages | PDF | 4 MB Clinical Ultrasound: A How-To Guide is targeted at the novice to intermediate clinician sonographer. The book’s easy-to-follow style and visually appealing chapter layout facilitates the quick recall of knowledge and skills needed to use clinical ultrasound …

Practical Cases in Obstetrics and Gynecology

English | ISBN: 8184480032 | 2007 | 360 Pages | PDF | 1489 KB This book is intended for graduates and postgraduates to prepare for their practical and viva voce in obstetrics and gynecology. It covers the complete syllabus of obstetrics and gynecology and would serve students to easily memorise …

Coping with Vision Loss

English | ISBN: 031334664X | 2010 | 177 Pages | PDF | 1144 KB This book explains in detail what it is like to be losing sight, legally blind, or fully blind, and also documents why today’s exciting technological advances and medical solutions are lifting limitations for the visually impaired.Dr. …

Relieving Pain in America

English | ISBN: 030921484X | 2011 | 382 Pages | PDF | 1444 KB Chronic pain costs the nation up to $635 billion each year in medical treatment and lost productivity. The 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act required the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to enlist …

To Err Is Human: Building a Safer Health System

2000 | 312 Pages | ISBN: 0309068371 | PDF | 3 MBExperts estimate that as many as 98,000 people die in any given year from medical errors that occur in hospitals. That’s more than die from motor vehicle accidents, breast cancer, or AIDS – three causes that receive far more …