Oct 012013
 

Gastroenterology and Nutrition: Neonatology Questions and Controversies: Expert Consult – Online and Print, 2e (Neonatology: Questions & Controversies)


By (author): Josef Neu MD

Gastroenterology and Nutrition, a volume in Dr. Polin’s Neonatology: Questions and Controversies Series, offers expert authority on the toughest neonatal gastroenterologic and nutritional challenges you face in your practice. This medical reference book will help you provide better evidence-based care and improve patient outcomes with research on the latest advances.

  • Reconsider how you handle difficult practice issues with coverage that addresses these topics head on and offers opinions from the leading experts in the field, supported by evidence whenever possible.
  • Find information quickly and easily with a consistent chapter organization.
  • Get the most authoritative advice available from world-class neonatologists who have the inside track on new trends and developments in neonatal care.
  • Purchase each volume individually, or get the entire 6-volume set, which includes online access that allows you to search across all titles!
  • Stay current in practice with coverage on what the controversies are and where the field is moving in terms of basic intestinal development and nutritional requirements for the neonate.
  • Access the fully searchable text online at www.expertconsult.com.
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Oct 012013
 

Nutritional Management of Renal Disease, Third Edition


This translational text offers in-depth reviews of the metabolic and nutritional disorders that are prevalent in patients with renal disease. Chapter topics address the growing epidemic of obesity and metabolic syndrome. Each chapter integrates basic and clinical approaches, from cell biology and genetics to diagnosis, patient management and treatment. Chapters in sections 4-7 include new illustrative case reports, and all chapters emphasize key concepts with chapter-ending summaries. New features also include the latest National Kidney Foundation Clinical Practice Guidelines on Nutrition in Chronic Renal Failure, the most recent scientific discoveries and the latest techniques for assessing nutritional status in renal disease, and literature reviews on patients who receive continuous veno-venous hemofiltration with or without dialysis.

  • Provides a common language for nephrologists, nutritionists, endocrinologists, and other interested physicians to discuss the underlying research and translation of best practices for the nutritional management and prevention of renal disease
  • Saves clinicians and researchers time in quickly accessing the very latest details on nutritional practice as opposed to searching through thousands of journal articles
  • Correct diagnosis (and therefore correct treatment) of renal, metabolic, and nutritional disorders depends on a strong understanding of the molecular basis for the disease – both nephrologists and nutritionists will benefit
  • Nephrologists and nutritionists will gain insight into which treatments, medications, and diets to use based on the history, progression, and genetic make-up of a patient
  • Case Reports will offer an added resource for fellows, nutritionists, and dieticians who need a refresher course
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Sep 302013
 

The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Pain Management (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Handbook Series)


The Third Edition of this highly popular pocket guide presents the state-of-the-art approaches to pain management that are currently taught and practiced at the Massachusetts General Hospital. This edition has new chapters on chronic back pain, pain control in children with chronic and terminal disease, and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, plus new illustrations of procedures and techniques. All chapters include the latest evidence-based information and coverage of fibromyalgia, psychosomatic complaints, headaches, and opioid cautions has been expanded.

Tables and chapter-opening outlines enable readers to find information quickly. A drug appendix and seven other practical appendices are included.

Subscribe to Lippincott’s Interactive Anesthesia Library and get online access to the fully searchable content of eight critically acclaimed references in anesthesiology, critical care, and pain management.

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Sep 292013
 

Step-Up to Surgery (Step-Up Series)


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By (author): David W. McFadden MD FACS, Stanley Zaslau

This new addition to the Step-Up Series is a high-yield study aid for surgery clerkships and USMLE Step 2 and an excellent reference for common questions arising during rotations or in the operating room. The book covers all the major topics on the surgery rotation and additional high-yield topics for USMLE Step 2. The user-friendly, highly visual format features over 150 illustrations and numerous tables. “Quick Hit” margin notes highlight important facts likely to be tested. Over 120 “Next Step Questions” and “Shelf Questions” provide excellent opportunity for review.

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Sep 292013
 

Wound Care Essentials: Practice Principles (Baraonski, Wound Care Essentials)


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By (author): Sharon Baranoski MSN RN CWOCN APN FAAN, Elizabeth A. Ayello PhD RN APRN BC CWOCN

This essential clinical reference in the specialty of wound care is the go-to guide for Registered Nurses, Physical Therapists,  Physicians,  Podiatrists,  Long Term Care professionals and others shouldering the responsibility of finding effective solutions in treating both common and atypical wound problems.
 
Written by renowned wound care experts Sharon Baranoski and Elizabeth Ayello, in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team of experts, this handbook  covers all aspects of wound assessment, treatment, and care. It also covers topics that other text-references do not, including sickle cell wounds, atypical wounds, and an entire chapter devoted to special populations.
 
The book is divided into two parts. The first is Wound Care Concepts, which provides in-depth information on need-to-know topics, including assessment, wound healing, treatment options, pain management, and much more. The second section, Wound Classification and Management Strategies, covers the various types of wounds – including wounds such as pressure ulcers, arterial ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, surgical wounds, and many others – and provides the strategies for their successful care.
In addition, the third edition offers these new features:
  • A separate chapter on tubes, drains, fistulas, and peristomal skin management
  • A separate chapter on the pediatric patient
  • A chapter devoted to special populations, including the intensive care, spinal cord injury, and HIV/AIDS populations.
  • More case studies to help illustrate the best approaches to wound care  
  • More color photos than ever before
It also provides useful features to help the user better understand and utilize this valuable wound care information, including:
  • Assessment Guidelines
  • Chapter Objectives
  • Chapter References
  • Chapter Summaries
  • Evidence-Based Practice feature
  • Practice Points feature
  • Show What You Know review questions
When it comes to providing the best care for patients, Wound Care Essentials is the gold standard.  All health care professionals will benefit from the wealth of information, up-to-date techniques and best practices Baranoski and Ayello provide for the very important, complex responsibility of wound care.   
 
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Sep 282013
 

Caplan’s Stroke: A Clinical Approach, 4e


By (author): Louis Caplan MD

Updated and revised, this new edition of Caplan’s Stroke continues to provide a concise and pragmatic approach to the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of adult and pediatric stroke patients. Dr. Caplan?a highly esteemed stroke authority? shares with you his vast experience and wisdom as a stroke clinician, including his time-tested strategies and unique clinical pearls that you can implement into your own practice. Expanded coverage of imaging and laboratory diagnosis and treatment as well as extensive revisions throughout, brings you the latest advances on prevention, complications, and rehabilitation. The use of case studies illustrates the types of clinical scenarios you may experience in practice. And, its conversational, easy-to-read format make Caplan’s Stroke an ideal resource for general neurologists, non-neurologists, and stroke specialists alike.

  • Discusses all cerebrovascular diseases to help you differentiate among all types of stroke so you can treat each patient appropriately.
  • Takes a distinctly personal and individual approach to general principles, pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation, offering practical, clinical guidance on stroke and stroke related issues.
  • Provides detailed discussions on stroke syndromes in children and adults, including large artery occlusive disease of the anterior circulation, brain embolism, spinal cord stroke, and many, many more, to help you better manage every condition you see.
  • Uses case studies to highlight and emphasize clinical points.
  • Includes expanded coverage of imaging and laboratory diagnosis and treatment to help you make better informed evaluation and management decisions.
  • Presents meticulous revisions and updates throughout, particularly to the chapters on stroke prevention and rehabilitation to keep you current on today’s best practices.
  • Features a new two-color design with updated artwork and more images that elucidates key points and enhances visual guidance.
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Sep 272013
 

Pharmacology, 4e


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By (author): George M. Brenner PhD, Craig Stevens PhD

Pharmacology, 4th Edition helps you master the “must-know” concepts in this subjectand how they apply to everyday clinical problem solving and decision making. This concise yet comprehensive text clearly explains and illustrates challenging conceptsand helps you retain the material – from course exams and the USMLE Step 1 right through to clinical practice.

  • Quickly reference essential information thanks to abundant tables throughout, and drug classification boxes at the beginning of each chapter.
  • See how pharmacology applies to practice with real-world case studies.
  • Prepare for exams with self-assessment questions at the end of each chapter.
  • Understand complex concepts visually with the aid of superb full-color illustrations.
  • Access the complete contents online at www.studentconsult.com, along with an additional glossary, chapter-by-chapter summaries and case studies, a full list of featured drugs, 150 USMLE-style questions, animations, and more.

  • Learn the latest pharmacologic mechanisms and applications with new and updated drug information throughout.
  • Be aware of new “off label” uses, including important FDA regulations.
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Sep 252013
 

Lippincott Illustrated Reviews: Neuroscience (Lippincott Illustrated Reviews Series)


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By (author): Claudia Krebs MD PhD, Joanne Weinberg PhD, Elizabeth Akesson MSc

This new title in the best-selling Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews series presents essential coverage of neuroscience, focusing on topics related to human health and disease. Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews:  Neuroscience includes the popular features of the series: abundance of full-color, annotated illustrations; chapter overviews; expanded outline format; chapter summaries; and review questions that link basic science to real-life clinical situations. The book can be used as a text for a stand-alone neuroscience/neuroanatomy course in medical, health professions, and upper-level undergraduate programs or as a review for boards.  A companion website features the fully searchable online text, an interactive Question Bank for students, animations, and an Image Bank for instructors to use to create PowerPoint presentations.
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Sep 252013
 

Lippincott’s Illustrated Q&A Review of Rubin’s Pathology, 2nd edition


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By (author): Bruce A. Fenderson, Raphael Rubin, David S. Strayer, Emanuel Rubin

Lippincott Illustrated Q&A Review of Rubin’s Pathology, Second Edition offers up-to-date, clinically relevant board-style questions-perfect for course review and board prep. Approximately 1,000 multiple-choice questions with detailed answer explanations cover frequently tested topics in general and systemic pathology. The book is heavily illustrated with photos in the question or answer explanation.

Online access to the questions and answers provides flexible study options.

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Sep 242013
 

Middle Ear and Mastoid Surgery


From simple myringoplasty to cochlear implantation, this up-to-date
reference on middle ear and mastoid surgery is designed for frequent use, easy
comprehension, and quick reference. The book describes the latest techniques for
virtually every surgery performed in the middle ear and mastoid.

This is the
first otologic textbook organized not by anatomy or disease, but by operative
procedure. This unique structure – each chapter is dedicated to a specific
surgical procedure – allows a specialist to easily and quickly refer to a
particular operation when preparing for a case.

Progressing from simple surgical techniques to more complicated procedures,
the book covers: tympanoplasty; the various forms of mastoidectomy; initial and
revision stapedectomy; ossiculoplasty; and much more!

Key features:

  • Unique organization designed to complement – not
    replace – current textbook literature
  • Thorough descriptions – from initial evaluation to
    long-term follow-up – of each surgical procedure
  • Coverage of common and rare otologic diseases –
    everything from myringoplasty to canaloplasty for atresia
  • Multiple techniques provided for select procedures
    – giving you more choices to achieve optimal results for each individual case
  • Every chapter written by a recognized worldwide expert

This easy-to-use book is
sure to become the reference of choice for practicing otolaryngologists. MIDDLE
EAR AND MASTOID SURGERY
is also ideal for residents who need an easily
accessible textbook of modern otological surgical techniques.

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