Mar 022015
 

Essential Facts On the Go: Internal Medicine (Paperback)

By (author): Lauren Stern, Vijay Lapsia

A true must-have for every resident and medical student, Essential Facts on the Go: Internal Medicine is filled with clinical pearls, decision trees, and essential facts and data that speed diagnosis and treatment.

Coverarge includes:

  • Cardiovascular
  • Pulmonary
  • Gastroenterology
  • Nephrology
  • Acid-Base & Electrolyte Disorders
  • Endocrine
  • Infectious Disease
  • Rheumatology
  • Neurology
  • Oncology/Hematology
  • Medications
  • Ophthalmology

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Mar 012015
 

ECG at a Glance (Paperback)

By (author): Patrick Davey

Highly Commended in the Cardiology category at the British Medical Association Book Awards 2009

This brand new title in the popular at a Glance seriescombines the science behind ECGs with how to use them to guide diagnosis and treatment. These key skills are fundamental for examination of the cardiovascular system and all medical students and specialist nurses are expected to be proficient at ECG interpretation.

The at a Glance approach provides a large number of clear diagrams and example ECGs alongside concise text, putting the ECGs into a clinical context, all in easy-to-absorb double-page sections.

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Mar 012015
 

Oxford Case Histories in Neurosurgery (Paperback)

By (author): Harutomo Hasegawa, Matthew Crocker, Pawanjit Singh Minhas

Part of the Oxford Case Histories series, this volume includes 65 neurosurgical cases covering all core topics specified in the Uk Neurosurgical Training Curriculum. Cases are drawn from the following clinical areas: trauma, vascular neurosurgery, tumours, spinal neurosurgery, hydrocephalus and paediatric neurosurgery, functional neurosurgery, and medical problems in neurosurgery.

Revolving around actual patients and the relevant knowledge required in specific situations for decision making in clinical practice (for example, when to operate on a case, when not to operate, balancing risks, which investigations to carry out and in what order), this book will serve as an invaluable educational tool to help trainees, doctors and practising neurosurgeons manage the a wide variety of clinical scenarios encountered in neurosurgery.
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Mar 012015
 


To practice evidence-based medicine, doctors need to understand how research is conducted and be able to critically appraise research evidence. A sound understanding of medical statistics is essential for the correct evaluation of medical research and the appropriate implementation of findings in clinical practice.
Written in an easily accessible style, the Oxford Handbook of Medical Statistics provides doctors and medical students with a concise and thorough account of this often difficult subject. It promotes understanding and interpretation of statistical methods across a wide range of topics, from study design and sample size considerations, through t- and chi-squared tests, to complex multifactor analyses, using examples from published research. References for further reading are given for more information on specific topics.
Helping readers to conduct their own research or critically appraise other's work, this volume provides all the information readers need to understand and interpret medical statistics.
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Mar 012015
 

Oxford Case Histories in Cardiology (Paperback)

By (author): Colin Forfar, Javed Ehtisham, Rajkumar Rajendram

Based around the core curriculum for specialist trainees in cardiology, Oxford Case Histories in Cardiology contains 50 well-structured, peer-reviewed cases gathered from the Oxford Hospitals, comprehensively covering the various disorders of the cardiac system. Each case history is followed by questions on important aspects of the diagnosis, interpretation of investigations, and management. The answers are accompanied by a detailed discussion, including the differential diagnosis where relevant and other clinically important aspects of the condition. The book contains numerous illustrations of echocardiographic, radiographic and electrocardiographic data. The list of cases by diagnosis and category according to the cardiology curriculum from the JRCPTB and the extensive index allows the book to be used for revision and reference.

The book will be of particular use to post-membership trainees who are preparing for specialty knowledge based assessments in cardiology and acute general medicine and will also be of interest to those who wish to improve their skills in diagnosis and management of a broad range of cardiac diseases.
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Mar 012015
 


Find normal values and related data FAST!
Now you no longer have to search through multiple resources for reference ranges and other critical values. This concise, compact new handbook puts must-know information and clinical tools right at your fingertips.

Indispensable reference ranges spanning birth through adolescence
  • Blood pressure ranges
  • Body surface area calculation
  • Bone age metrics
  • Hematology values
  • Cerebrospinal fluid values
  • Clinical chemistry ranges
  • Thyroid function
  • Caloric intake values
  • And more!
Plus, diverse assessment and management tools
  • AAP immunization and periodicity schedules
  • APGAR and Ballard scoring
  • Growth charts
  • Pain scales
  • Hyperbilirubinemia nomograms
  • Enteral formulas
  • GIR calculators
Drug administration and monitoring guidelines
Look here for all the basics on commonly used antibiotics and antiseizure medications - complete with recommended dosages and serum target levels.
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Feb 282015
 


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Feb 282015
 

Lecture Notes: Paediatrics (Paperback)

By (author): Simon J. Newell, Jonathan C. Darling

Paediatrics Lecture Notes provides the information central to a thorough understanding of the care of children in clinical practice, drawing out key concepts in areas such as examination, communication and emergency paediatrics, in addition to systematically structured clinical topics.

Incorporating brand new and updated material to reflect advances in various areas of child and adolescent health, such as genetics, behavioural and emotional problems and seizures, this edition is also ideal for exam preparation.

Key learning features include:
• Ready-made revision lists, OSCE stations and practice EMQs
• New ‘icon’ system highlighting essential clinical topics throughout
• Helpful key points and treatment boxes in every chapter
• A new ‘Symptom Sorter’, available at www.lecturenoteseries.com/paediatrics, to help quickly determine which conditions should feature in your differential diagnoses

An ideal resource for those encountering this area of study for the first time, on paediatric rotation, or needing to refresh their knowledge, Paediatrics Lecture Notes presents the vital information in one accessible and user friendly volume.

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Feb 282015
 

Surgery at a Glance (Paperback)

By (author): Pierce A. Grace, Neil R. Borley

This new edition of Surgery at a Glance provides a concise and visually-orientated summary of a comprehensive lecture course in surgery. Following the easy-to-use at a Glance format, each topic is presented with clear illustrations and key facts encapsulating all that you need to know.

The book is coherently divided into clinical presentations followed by major surgical conditions. Exploring core principals and important diseases, it is an accessible companion to any surgery core text, and is ideally placed to support the current curriculum.

Surgery at a Glance:
• Features brand new chapters on Orthopaedics and updates on the management of surgical conditions
• Includes more revision-friendly elements for quick reference
• Is fully supported by a resource website at www.testgeneralsurgery.com containing both MCQs and short answer questions

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Feb 282015
 


Thoroughly revised and updated, this Fourth Edition is the most comprehensive, current reference on lung cancer, with contributions from the world's foremost surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, pulmonologists, and basic scientists. Coverage includes complete information on combined modality treatments for small cell and non-small cell lung cancer and on complications of treatment and management of metastases. Emphasis is also given to early detection, screening, prevention, and new imaging techniques.

This edition has expanded thoracic oncology chapters including thymus, mesothelioma, and mediastinal tumors, more detailed discussion of targeted agents, and state-of-the-art information on newer techniques in radiotherapy. Other highlights include more international contributors and greater discussion of changes in lung cancer management in each region of the world. A new editor, Giorgio Scagliotti, MD from the University of Turin, has coordinated the accounts of European activities.

A companion website includes the full text online and an image bank.

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