Textbook of Physiotherapy in Surgical Conditions

 Physiology, Surgery  Comments Off on Textbook of Physiotherapy in Surgical Conditions
Jul 312019

This volume is designed to provide the students andpractitionersofnursing, physical therapy and occupational therapywith aninsightinto various aspects of common abdominalsurgery,cardiothoracicsurgery, breast surgery, burns and plasticsurgery,obstetrics andgynecology. Information in adequate detail, tailored to meet theneedsofthe therapists and nurses, has been provided abouttheindicationsand contraindications of surgery, outline ofsurgicalproceduresadopted and fundamentals of preoperativeandpostoperative care. Ithas been my conscious effort to keepthelanguage as simple aspossible, drive home a point with the aidofcopious illustrations,figures, tables and charts, frequentpointsto ponder to summarizeimportant issues and an annexe thatholdsimportant information in anutshell. Table of contents chapter 1: role and scope of physicalrehabilitationaftersurgery chapter 2: principles of pre- and postoperativephysiotherapy chapter 3: pysiotherapy in abdominal surgeries chapter 4: physiotherapy in cardiothoracic surgeries chapter 5: physiotherapy after breast surgeries chapter 6: physiotherapy in burn and plastic surgeries chapter 7: physiotherapy in womens healthobstetricsandgynecology index





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Renal Pathophysiology: The Essentials (Renal Patholophysiology: The Essentials)

 Pathology, Physiology  Comments Off on Renal Pathophysiology: The Essentials (Renal Patholophysiology: The Essentials)
Jul 302019

This text offers medical students a case-based approach to learning mechanisms of renal disease. Each chapter covers a disease and begins with a patient case, followed by discussion of the pathophysiology of the disease. Issues of differential diagnosis and therapy are linked to pathophysiologic mechanisms. Short questions interspersed in the text require students to apply their knowledge, and detailed answers to the questions are given. This edition includes a full-color insert and an appendix of normal lab values.





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Physiology of Behavior, 11 edition

 Physiology  Comments Off on Physiology of Behavior, 11 edition
Jul 212019

The most current, comprehensive, and teachable text for behavioral neuroscience

Thoughtfully organized, Physiology of Behavior provides a scholarly yet accessible portrait of the dynamic interaction between biology and behavior. Close collaboration between the author and a talented artist has resulted in beautiful, accurate, and pedagogically effective illustrations in every chapter.

No other author compares to Carlson when it comes to thoroughly updating research. This revision incorporates the latest discoveries in behavioral neuroscience, and includes over 400 new references. Integrated for the first time with MyPsychLab, featuring an interactive Virtual Brain, chapter study plans, flashcards, and other resources, Carlson’s 11th edition offers students an immersive and engaging experience.

A better teaching and learning experience

This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience— for you and your students. Here’s how:
Personalize Learning – The new MyPsychLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals.
Improve Critical Thinking — Section Summaries with Thought Questions help students test their understanding of the materials.
Engage Students — A close collaboration between the author and a talented artist has resulted in beautiful, accurate, and pedagogically effective illustrations in every chapter.
Explore Research — In light of the rapidly evolving field of behavioral neuroscience, over 400 new references are included in this edition.
Support Instructors — With resources such as Instructor’s Manual, Test Bank, highly visual PowerPoint Slides, and for the first time ever, the new MyPsychLab with ClassPrep, instructors have everything they need to teach behavioral neuroscience. All of these materials are available to be packaged with the text upon request.





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Workbook to Accompany Understanding Anatomy & Physiology: A Visual, Auditory, Interactive Approach, 2nd edition

 Anatomy, Physiology  Comments Off on Workbook to Accompany Understanding Anatomy & Physiology: A Visual, Auditory, Interactive Approach, 2nd edition
Jul 212019

Here’s the ideal companion to Understanding Anatomy & Physiology: A Visual, Interactive Approach, 2nd Edition –OR –as a stand-alone guide to reinforce A&P concepts.

Hands-on activities make mastering A&P easier and fun!

This workbook is packed with unique learning activities including…
Puzzle It Out—Complete the crossword puzzles.
Conceptualize in Color—Color figures from the book.
Lists for Learning—Fill-in-the-blanks to compile lists.
Make a Connection—Unscramble words and then draw lines to connect each word to the appropriate statement.
Drawing Conclusions—Two activities in one…color or draw figures while you also complete another activity.
Fill in the Gaps—Fill-in-the-blanks to complete the sentences.
Just the Highlights—Uses different color highlighters to group statements correctly.
Describe the Process—Fill-in-the-blank lines for the student to describe a physiological process using visual clues.
Sequence of Events—Place statements about a physiological process in the proper sequence; fill-in-the blank lines to write the process events.





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Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology

 Anatomy, Physiology  Comments Off on Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology
Jul 152019

Essentials of Anatomy & Physiologyis a text that blends up-to-date science, stimulating writing, high-quality art, and cutting-edge educational technology to provide the most effective teaching and learning program available in the one-semester anatomy and physiology courses.
The distinctive pedagogy of the text revolves around the theme of “Elevate Learning”. From “Base Camp” to “Assess Your Learning Outcomes”, the student experiences a clear sense of the path ahead, a convenient means of charting progress, and a satisfying sense of accomplishment at the end.





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Cases & Concepts Step 1: Pathophysiology Review

 Pathology, Physiology  Comments Off on Cases & Concepts Step 1: Pathophysiology Review
Jul 142019

Cases & Concepts Step 1: Pathophysiology Review helps medical students prepare for USMLE Step 1 by combining basic science topics with clinical data. Working through 88 clinical cases, the reader gains experience analyzing cases, learns classic presentations of common diseases and syndromes, and integrates basic science concepts with clinical applications. Sections cover cardiovascular, pulmonary, renal, gastrointestinal, hematology, oncology, endocrinology, rheumatology, reproduction, and neuroscience. Cases are followed by USMLE-style questions with answers and rationales. Thumbnail and Key Concept boxes highlight key facts.
A companion website offers fully searchable text online.





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ACSM’s Resources for Clinical Exercise Physiology

 Physiology  Comments Off on ACSM’s Resources for Clinical Exercise Physiology
Jul 072019

This Second Edition is designed to provide a resource for exercise clinicians working with patients suffering from a wide variety of chronic diseases and disabilities beyond cardiovascular and pulmonary disease, including orthopedic, neurologic, metabolic, musculoskeletal, neoplastic, and immunodeficiency conditions. Following the authors’ expert advice and illustrative case studies, readers will learn how to work with these often underserved populations by providing them with exercise evaluation, prescription, supervision, education, and outcome evaluation. Each chapter, dedicated to a specific disease or disorder, gives a solid understanding of epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatments.





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Exercise Physiology for Health, Fitness, and Performance

 Physiology  Comments Off on Exercise Physiology for Health, Fitness, and Performance
Jun 172019

Updated for its Third Edition, this undergraduate exercise physiology textbook integrates basic exercise physiology with research studies to stimulate learning, allowing readers to apply principles in the widest variety of exercise and sport science careers. The book combines basic exercise physiology with special applications and contains flexible organization of independent units, so instructors can teach according to their own approach. Each unit is designed with a consistent and comprehensive sequence of presentation: basic anatomy and physiology, the measurement and meaning of variables important to understanding exercise physiology, exercise responses, training principles, and special applications, problems, and considerations.
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Gastroparesis: Pathophysiology, Presentation and Treatment (Clinical Gastroenterology)

 Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Pathology, Physiology  Comments Off on Gastroparesis: Pathophysiology, Presentation and Treatment (Clinical Gastroenterology)
May 242019

Gastroparesis is an increasingly recognized disorder. Treatment can be difficult due to the several mechanisms for symptom production. Gastroparesis: Pathophysiology, Presentation and Treatment serves as a concise reference on this disorder that allows clinicians to quickly access and evaluate the necessary information for treating and managing patients with gastroparesis. Each chapter is written by experts in their respective area. The volume will enable the reader to better understand all aspects of this disorder. The book presents current concepts in a variety of areas opening with the epidemiology, clinical presentation and pathophysiology of gastroparesis. The natural history of patients is explored as well as evaluation of patients with suspected gastroparesis. This section includes chapters on Wireless Capsule Motility, Electrogastrography and Antroduodenal Manometry. This important resource concludes with a full section on treatment including dietary, prokinetic, antiemetic, sensory, electric stimulation, and surgical methods. New developments include the use of gastric electric stimulation for treatment, the use of SmartPill for diagnosis, and a number of new agents in development for this disorder. Gastroparesis: Pathophysiology, Presentation and Treatment is the ideal reference for gastroenterologists, and also for surgeons, endocrinologists, primary care physicians and nutritionists looking to keep pace with the latest information treatment options for their patients.
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The Auditory System: Anatomy, Physiology, and Clinical Correlates, Second Edition

 Anatomy, Physiology  Comments Off on The Auditory System: Anatomy, Physiology, and Clinical Correlates, Second Edition
May 232019

by Frank E. Musiek;Jane A. Baran (Author)

This updated, second edition of The Auditory System: Anatomy, Physiology, and Clinical Correlates remains an essential text for audiology students and clinicians. The text is designed to provide comprehensive coverage of the anatomy and physiology of the central and peripheral auditory systems. Readers will benefit from the important link between science and clinical practice, with integrated clinical correlates found in each chapter.
Key Features:

Presents balanced coverage of both the peripheral and central auditory systems
Integrated clinical correlates establish the link between science and practice
Substantial use of review articles and secondary sources enhances general understanding
Numerous anatomical sketches and photographs supplement learning
New to this Edition:

A newly designed two-color interior provides increased readability
A new chapter providing an overview of normal development of the auditory system, plasticity of the central auditory system, and aging effects on the peripheral and central auditory systems
A number of new illustrations *New and updated information on synaptic ribbons, neuropharmacology of cochlear function, cryoloop cooling, and the vascular network of the brainstem
Updated references, review articles, and readings
Access to a PluralPlus companion website that includes PowerPoint lecture slides and an image bank
The Auditory System: Anatomy, Physiology, and Clinical Correlates, Second Edition is an essential text for graduate programs in audiology and a valuable reference for audiologists at any stage of their career

About the Author
Frank E. Musiek, PhD, CCC-A, is Professor and Director of the NeuroAudiology Lab, Dept. of Speech Language and Hearing Sciences University of Arizona. He is Professor Emeritus at the University of Connecticut and former Professor and Director of Audiology at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. He is the 2007 AAA Recipient of the James Jerger Career Award for Research in Audiology, the 2010 recipient of The Honors of The American Speech, Language and Hearing Association for his contributions to Audiology and Auditory Neuroscience , and Recipient of Book of the Year Award for the 2007 Handbook of Central Processing Disorder Vol. I and II (with Gail Chermak co- editor). He has published over 200 articles and over 40 book chapters in the areas of auditory evoked potentials, central auditory disorders, neuroaudiology and auditory neuroanatomy. He has authored or edited 11 books. He has served on numerous national and international committees, editorial boards and task forces including chairing the 2010 AAA task force for clinical practice guidelines for CAPD and the 2016 Academy Research Conference (ARC) on CAPD.

Jane A. Baran, PhD is Professor Emerita in the Department of Communication Disorders at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Her primary research and clinical interests are in the areas of (central) auditory processing disorders, auditory evoked potentials, and neuroanatomy and neurophysiology of the auditory system. She is coauthor of three books, Neuroaudiology: Case Studies, The Auditory System: Anatomy, Physiology and Clinical Correlates, and Disorders of the Auditory System. In addition, she has authored or co-authored a number of journal articles and book chapters in the areas of normal and disordered auditory processing, language processing, auditory evoked potentials, and auditory neuroanatomy and neurophysiology. She has presented numerous research papers and educational workshops at regional, national, and internationals meetings. Dr. Baran is a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), the 2001 Recipient of the Clinical Educators Award from the American Academy of Audiology, a 2005 Recipient of a Recognition Award for Special Contributions to Higher Education from ASHA, and the 2013 Recipient of the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology Editor s Award. She also is one of a select group of scholars to receive the Carnegie National Scholar Fellowship Award from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning







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