Sep 172014
 

Handbook of MRI Technique (Paperback)

By (author): Catherine Westbrook

Now entering its fourth edition, the market-leading Handbook of MRI Technique has been fully revised and updated to incorporate new technologies and developments essential to good practice. Written specifically for technologists and highly illustrated, it guides the uninitiated through scanning techniques and helps more experienced technologists to improve image quality.

The first part of the book considers the main aspects of theory that relate to scanning and also includes practical tips on gating, equipment use, patient care and safety, and information on contrast media. The second half provides step-by-step instruction for examining each anatomical area, beginning with a basic anatomy section followed by sections on indications, patient positioning, equipment, artefacts and tips on optimizing image quality.

  • Written by an international team of technologists from the United States, United Kingdom and Europe
  • Suitable for users for all types of MRI systems
  • Now includes key points throughout for quick reference
  • Companion website at www.wiley.com/go/westbrook/mritechnique with self-assessment and image flashcards

Handbook of MRI Technique continues to be the ideal support both for radiographers new to MRI and for regular users looking for information on alternative techniques and suggestions on protocol modifications.

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Sep 162014
 


Uncommon problems tend to be overlooked; they are usually difficult to diagnose and a challenge to manage. Acute Medicine: Uncommon Problems and Challenges gathers together all uncommon problems relevant to the treatment of seriously ill patients in a quick one-stop reference. Each topic contains both essential diagnostic and treatment information and discusses the implications for intensive care management, obviating the need to refer to specialized sources. The A-Z format with frequent cross-referencing aids rapid access to key information and cartoons throughout aid learning. Intensivists, anaesthetists, emergency specialists and a wide range of other healthcare professionals will find this an invaluable resource when faced with acute medical problems. From Abruptio placentae to Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, Acute Medicine: Uncommon Problems and Challenges will help you diagnose and manage the tricky acute problems you encounter in daily clinical practice.
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Sep 162014
 

Anesthesia Unplugged, Second Edition (Gallagher, Anesthesia Unplugged) (Paperback)

By (author): Christopher Gallagher, Steven Ginsberg, Michael Lewis, Christine Park, Deborah Schwengel

An engaging and effective way to learn all the essential anesthesia procedures

More than any other text, Anesthesia Unplugged, 2e disarmingly demystifies anesthesiology. Featuring an easy-to-navigate atlas-style design, this skill-sharpening book delivers step-by-step instruction on the entire spectrum of perioperative, ambulatory, regional, and general procedures.

Essential for anesthesiology residents, student registered nurse anesthetists, medical students with an interest in anesthesiology, and Intensive Care Unit personnel, Anesthesia Unplugged, 2e features:

  • Authoritative, complete coverage of all relevant anesthesia procedures, from the IV and laryngoscopy, to the combined spinal-epidural and transesophageal echocardiography
  • An efficient organization featuring one procedure per chapter
  • Critical information broken down into manageable chunks and templates – ideal for busy residents and clinicians
  • 600 high-quality photographs and illustrations that put key anesthesia procedures into proper clinical perspective
  • Amusing insights you won’t get anywhere else with chapters that include: The Mask of Zorro: Mask Ventilation; Whiz-Bang Intubation Gizmos; PICC Lines – Just Really, Really Long IVs; Goodnight, Sleep Tight: Setup and Mask Induction for Pediatric Patients; The Lung’s Not Down, You Idiot! – Lung Isolation; Thoracic Epidurals—What’s the Big Deal?; Stand By Me: The Femoral Arterial Line
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Sep 162014
 

Ophtho Notes: The Essential Guide (Paperback)

By (author): Randall L. Goodman

Practical and easy-to-read, this point-of-care reference provides a succinct, clinical overview of eye anatomy, disease, and treatment. Unlike many ophthalmic handbooks, OPHTHO NOTES classifies disease based upon etiology, rather than presenting signs and symptoms. This classification helps to compartmentalize diseases of the eye, and ensures quick and effortless reference.

Outstanding features:

  • Comprehensive -Thorough coverage of the entire field of ophthalmology
  • Practical - More than 1,000 mnemonics, anagrams, and other memory aids, particularly valuable to residents and fellows
  • State-of-the-art - Incorporates the latest genetic disease discoveries, refractive surgery techniques, summaries of recent major clinical trials, and more
  • Unique - Special chapter on medications, covering everything from antibacterials and corticosteroids, to miotics, mydriatics, neurologic medications, and immunosuppressives

Concise for a quick, point-of-care use during rounds, yet in-depth enough to review the entire field, this book is an essential and reliable resource for residents in ophthalmology, the perfect refresher for practicing ophthalmologists and optometrists, and a practical reference for all primary healthcare providers.

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Sep 162014
 

Surgical Recall (Recall Series) (Paperback)

By (author): Lorne H. Blackbourne MD FACS

Written in a rapid-fire question-and-answer format, Surgical Recall, 7e is a popular, high-yield reference for 3rd and 4th year clerkship students performing surgical rotations.  This portable resource addresses both general surgery and surgical subspecialties and provides accurate, on-the-spot answers. The book’s popular two-column format provides questions on the left and answers on the right to facilitate “self-pimping” and quick review.
 
This edition is packed with survival tactics and tips for success on the boards and wards, as well as key information for those new to the surgical suite. Those who go on to surgery residencies can continue to test their knowledge with Advanced Surgical Recall, 4e.
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Sep 162014
 

One Stop Doc Musculoskeletal System (Paperback)

By (author): Bassel Zebian, Wayne Lam, Rishi Aggarwal

A revision book for the One Stop Doc revision series which covers the key facts for the Musculoskeletal module in the form of Short Answer Questions, Multiple Choice Questions, Extended Matching Questions, and Problem-based Questions. Illustrated with simple, easily-reproduced line diagrams, this book will provide all the necessary information for exam success.



The unique 'teaching feature' of each volume in the series is the grouping of different question types to cover a specific key topic which is explained in its entirety on the facing page, giving each double-page spread a focus on an aspect of core knowledge that can thereby be revised on its own or as part of a larger programme.
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Sep 162014
 

Metabolism & Nutrition (One Stop Doc) (Paperback)

By (author): David Shaw, Miruna Canagaratnam

A revision book in the One Stop Doc revision series which covers the key facts for the metabolism and nutrition module in the form of Short Answer Questions, (clinical cases) Multiple Choice Questions and Extended Matching Questions. Illustrated with simple, easily reproduced line diagrams, this book will provide all the necessary information for exam success.
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Sep 162014
 

Immunology (One Stop Doc) (Paperback)

By (author): Amy Sadler, John Stewart

The One Stop Doc books have been designed by medical students for medical students to consolidate their knowledge, subject by subject and system by system. For each area studied there are only so many questions an examiner can ask; they are presented here with clear explanations that allow the student to revise thoroughly one topic at a time.

While doing so the student can also practise their exam technique. Each book includes MCQs, EMQs, SAQs and Problem-based Questions - exactly the kind of questions they will get in their exams.

Illustrated with simple, easy-to-reproduce line drawings, medical students have in this one volume all that they need for exam success.
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Sep 162014
 

One Stop Doc Endocrine and Reproductive Systems (Paperback)

By (author): Alexandra Tillett, Caroline Jewels

A revision book for the One Stop Doc revision series which covers the key facts for the Endocrine & Reproductive Systems module in the form of Short Answer Questions, Multiple Choice Questions, Extended Matching Questions, and Problem-based Questions. Illustrated with simple, easily-reproduced line diagrams, this book will provide all the necessary information for exam success.



The unique 'teaching feature' of each volume in the series is the grouping of different question types to cover a specific key topic which is explained in its entirety on the facing page, giving each double-page spread a focus on an aspect of core knowledge that can thereby be revised on its own or as part of a larger programme.
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Sep 162014
 

One Stop Doc Cardiology (Paperback)

By (author): Rishi Aggarwal, Emily Ferenczi, Nina Muirhead

The One Stop Doc books have been designed by medical students for medical students to consolidate their knowledge, subject by subject and system by system. For each area studied there are only so many questions an examiner can ask; they are presented here with clear explanations that allow students to revise thoroughly one topic at a time.

While doing so students can also practise their exam technique. Each book includes MCQs, EMQs, SAQs and Problem-based Questions - exactly the kind of questions students will get in their exams.

Illustrated with simple, easy-to-reproduce line drawings, medical students have in this one volume all that they need for exam success.
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