Jan 242015

Textbook of Medical Biochemistry (Paperback)

By (author): M. N. Chatterjea

The eighth edition of Textbook of Medical Biochemistry provides a concise, comprehensive overview of biochemistry, with a clinical approach to understand disease processes. Beginning with an introduction to cell biology, the book continues with an analysis of biomolecule chemistry, molecular biology and metabolism, as well as chapters on diet and nutrition, biochemistry of cancer and AIDS, and environmental biochemistry. Each chapter includes numerous images, multiple choice and essay-style questions, as well as highlighted text to help students remember the key points.
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Dec 142014

Clinical Biochemistry:Metabolic and Clinical Aspects: With Expert Consult access, 3e (Paperback)

By (author): William J. Marshall MA MSc PhD MBBS FRCP FRCPath FRCPEdin FIBiol, Márta Lapsley MB BCh BAO DipPath MRCPath MD FRCPath, Andrew Day MA MSc MBBS FRCPath, Ruth Ayling PhD FRCP FRCPath

Now fully revised and updated, Clinical Biochemistry, third editionis essential reading for specialty trainees, particularly those preparing for postgraduate examinations. It is also an invaluable current reference for all established practitioners, including both medical and scientist clinical biochemists.

Building on the success of previous editions, this leading textbook primarily focuses on clinical aspects of the subject, giving detailed coverage of all conditions where clinical biochemistry is used in diagnosis and management - including nutritional disorders, diabetes, inherited metabolic disease, metabolic bone disease, renal calculi and dyslipidaemias. The acquisition and interpretation of clinical biochemical data are also discussed in detail.

  • Expanded sections on haematology and immunology for clinical biochemists provide a thorough understanding of both laboratory and clinical aspects
  • New chapters are included on important evolving areas such as the metabolic response to stress, forensic aspects of clinical biochemistry and data quality management
  • An extended editorial team - including three expert new additions - ensures accuracy of information and relevance to current curricula and clinical practice
  • A superb new accompanying electronic version provides an enhanced learning experience and rapid reference anytime, anywhere!

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Oct 212014

Case Files: Biochemistry, 2nd Edition (Paperback)

By (author): Eugene Toy, Jr., William Seifert, Henry Strobel, Konrad Harms

Fifty clinical cases help you excel in biochemistry courses and the USMLE Step 1

Case Files: Biochemistry: Second Edition presents 50 clinical cases with open-ended questions which weave basic science concepts into the clinical scenario. Each case includes an extended discussion (including definitions and a pathophysiology discussion), key points, and 3-5 USMLE-style comprehension questions. The authors are experienced teachers from the University of Texas-Houston Medical School in Houston, Texas.
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Jul 142014

Offering a concise, illustrated summary of biochemistry and its relevance to clinical medicine, Medical Biochemistry at a Glance is intended for students of medicine and the biomedical sciences such as nutrition, biochemistry, sports science, medical laboratory sciences, physiotherapy, pharmacy, physiology, pharmacology, genetics and veterinary science. It also provides a succinct review and reference for medical practitioners and biomedical scientists who need quickly to refresh their knowledge of medical biochemistry. The book is designed as a revision guide for students preparing for examinations and contains topics that have been identified as 'high-yield' facts for the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), Step 1. This third edition:* Has been thoroughly revised and updated and is now in full colour throughout* Is written by the author of the hugely successful Metabolism at a Glance (ISBN 9781405107167)* Features updated and improved clinical correlates* Expands its coverage with a new section on Molecular Biology* Includes a brand new companion website of self-assessment questions and answers at www.ataglanceseries.com/medicalbiochemistry
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Jun 142014

Expert biochemist N.V. Bhagavan's new work condenses his successful Medical Biochemistry texts along with numerous case studies, to act as an extensive review and reference guide for both students and experts alike. The research-driven content includes four-color illustrations throughout to develop an understanding of the events and processes that are occurring at both the molecular and macrolecular levels of physiologic regulation, clinical effects, and interactions. Using thorough introductions, end of chapter reviews, fact-filled tables, and related multiple-choice questions, Bhagavan provides the reader with the most condensed yet detailed biochemistry overview available. More than a quick survey, this comprehensive text includes USMLE sample exams from Bhagavan himself, a previous coauthor.

* Clinical focus emphasizing relevant physiologic and pathophysiologic biochemical concepts
* Interactive multiple-choice questions to prep for USMLE exams
* Clinical case studies for understanding basic science, diagnosis, and treatment of human diseases
* Instructional overview figures, flowcharts, and tables to enhance understanding
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Jun 022014

BRS Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Genetics is an excellent aid for USMLE Step 1 preparation and for coursework in biochemistry, molecular biology, and genetics. Fully updated for its sixth edition, chapters are written in an outline format and include pedagogical features such as bolded key words, figures, tables, algorithms, and highlighted clinical correlates. USMLE-style questions and answers follow each chapter and a comprehensive exam appears at the end of the book.
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Jun 022014

Highly rated by First Aid for the USMLE !

An excellent textbook, highly illustrated with biochemical pathways and physiological explanations as well as clinical applications. The book contains many review questions and answers and provides an access code for further information. Recommended for medical students.-- Pediatric Endocrinology

Medical Biochemistry - An Illustrated Review - for success in the classroom and on the USMLE!

  • High-yield, biochemical principles presented in a concise, easy-to-understand format with supporting summary tables
  • 200+ full-color illustrations of biochemical pathways that highlight associated disorders and drug targets
  • 400+ color-coded boxes that connect biochemical concepts with other basic sciences and clinical conditions
  • 400 factual and USMLE-style questions with full explanations online
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Sep 102013

Color Atlas of Biochemistry (Flexibooks) (Paperback)

By (author): Jan Koolman, Klaus Heinrich Roehm

Totally revised and expanded, Color Atlas of Biochemistry presents the fundamentals of human and mammalian biochemistry on 215 stunning color plates.

Alongside a short introduction to chemistry and the classical topics of biochemistry, the second edition covers new approaches and aspects in biochemistry, such as links between chemical structure and biological function or pathways for information transfer, as well as recent developments and discoveries, such as the structures of many new important molecules.

Key features include:

  • The unique combination of highly effective color graphics and comprehensive figure legends
  • Unified color-coding of atoms, coenzymes, chemical classes, and cell organelles that allows quick recognition of all involved systems
  • Computer graphics provide simulated 3D representation of many important molecules

This Flexibook is ideal for students of medicine and biochemistry and a valuable source of reference for practitioners.

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Aug 182013


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Aug 102013

Marks’ Basic Medical Biochemistry takes a patient-oriented approach that links biochemistry  to physiology and pathophysiology, allowing students to apply fundamental concepts to the practice of medicine—from diagnosing patients to recommending effective treatments. Intuitively organized chapters center on hypothetical patient vignettes and helpful icons allow for smooth navigation, making complex concepts easier to grasp!  

Access additional resources online with purchase of text! Instructors receive access to a dedicated Image Bank as well as all student features, which include fully searchable eBook; animations depicting 9 key biochemical concepts; interactive question bank with more than 450 USMLE questions and complete rationales; full patient summaries for each patient discussed in the text; comprehensive list of disorders covered in the text, with relevant web links; and suggested readings for further exploration.

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