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Mastering Emergency Medicine: A Practical Guide 1st Edition

Mastering Emergency Medicine is a concise, revision-focused textbook that covers everything that candidates need to know in order to pass the College of Emergency Medicine’s (CEM) membership examination (MCEM) to enter training, and to the pass fellowship examination (FCEM) to complete the Certificate of Specialist Training.

With over 100 OSCE scenarios designed to stimulate everyday emergency department clinical encounters, Mastering Emergency Medicine covers all the key areas of the CEM syllabus, including: clinical examinations and practical skills, communication skills, teaching and management.

This book takes a practical approach to the subject – core facts are presented and common scenarios are explored using an OSCE style, as used in the Part C MCEM and the FCEM examinations – which makes it an invaluable blueprint for management of cases.

Closely linked to the current CEM syllabus, each chapter comprises three parts:

 

Core topics that supplement revision for Part A and B.

Clinical scenarios, including data and relevant practical skills that can be used to prepare for Parts B and C.

Mock ‘Scoring Scenarios’ that give specific guidance on how to perform in OSCEs.

Mastering Emergency Medicine is a highly detailed revision guide for the OSCE examinations and an essential study guide for all those who are preparing for the MCEM or FCEM examinations. It will also be useful to those who are wishing to pursue a career in Acute Medicine.

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Hypertension in Pregnancy

A state-of-the-art review of the current knowledge of preeclampsia and hypertensive disorders that occur in pregnancy, including etiology, evaluation and treatment. The report includes detailed clinical practice recommendations directly tied to supporting evidence that address prevention, management, and follow-up care for patients. And, in an effort to further reduce adverse effects from hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, the report highlights important areas of future investigation particularly related to better patient care

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Handbook of Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology 1st Edition

Commended in the Endocrinology category of the 2008 BMA Medical Book CompetitionThe Handbook of Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology provides an up-to-date clinical guide presenting best (and, where possible, evidence-based) practice in the diagnosis, treatment and management of pediatric endocrine disorders.It is a companion title to Brook’s Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology, which is well established as the leading international work of reference in the field of pediatric endocrinology, covering endocrine disorders, their diagnosis and treatment.

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Video Atlas of Neurosurgery E-Book: Contemporary Tumor and Skull Base Surgery 1st Edition

Video Atlas of Neurosurgery: Contemporary Tumor and Skull Base Surgery is a unique resource that consists of 40 procedural videos and a concise companion book to reinforce your understanding of the material. Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa brings together a group of outstanding faculty, residents, and fellows lead by Dr. Jordina Rincon-Torroella, who carefully designed, assembled, and edited each chapter. The videos are enhanced through the inclusion of intraoperative photos, anatomical dissections, outstanding anatomical drawings, and animations that detail key steps and provide the experience of viewing a real-time surgery. Whether consulted together or independently of each other, the video and print content deliver all of the expert knowledge you need for effectively planning and understanding tumor and skull base surgeries.

  • Step-by-step, state-of-the-art videos – 40 in total – are accessible through Expert Consult and narrated by Dr. Quiñones-Hinojosa.
  • Each video is around 10 minutes with a total running time of over 6 hours
  • Videos highlight key surgical anatomy, focusing special attention on the relationship between lesions and important landmarks.
  • Procedures are broken down step-by-step for easy overview and comprehension.
  • Covers advanced techniques such as: intraoperative brain mapping; intraoperative assessment of resection through iMRI; fluorescence imaging; brain stem mapping techniques; combined open-and-endoscopic approaches, cortical-subcortical stimulation in awake surgery; and more.
  • Dedicated neurosurgical artwork by Devon Stuart includes superb figures that depict the surgical neuroanatomy and approaches in a step-wise fashion.
  • Chapters are presented from the less complex, more common surgeries to the most complex and cutting-edge procedures that may require multidisciplinary approaches.

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Ultrasound in Critical Care

This book focuses on ultrasound in critical care. Over the past 30 years, ultrasound has moved from the exclusive domain of the cardiologist and radiologist, to many other specialist disciplines. The critical care specialties such as anesthesiology, intensive care and emergency medicine have been the leaders in the adoption of clinical ultrasound outside of cardiology and radiology laboratories. Knowledge and practice of ultrasound in critical care is expanding at very rapid pace. This book cover the chapters, which are discussed on point of care ultrasound, basic physics of ultrasound and the Doppler phenomenon, ultrasound for vascular access, airway ultrasound, lung ultrasound, chest ultrasound in acute respiratory distress syndrome, ultrasonography in cardiac evaluation, volume status assessment and predicting volume responsiveness, ultrasound in cardiopulmonary resuscitation, ultrasound-guided therapeutic procedures in intensive care unit, ultrasonography in neurocritical care, focused assessment sonography of trauma, blue, falls, and sesame protocol, and ultrasound of diaphragm. This textbook is invaluable for emergency physicians, general physicians, intensivists, pulmonologists and anesthetists those practicing cardiac critical care, neurocritical care, trauma critical care, trauma emergency departments at all levels. This book will also serve as handbook for those already in practice and for those engaged in teaching of the subject.

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Textbook of Practical Laparoscopic Surgery 3rd Edition

Fully up to date guide to laparascopic surgery covering numerous procedures in general, gynaecological, paediatric and urological laparascopic surgery. Includes a DVD of laparascopic surgery procedures.

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Williams’ Basic Nutrition & Diet Therapy (Williams’ Essentials of Nutrition & Diet Therapy) 15th Edition

For concise, need-to-know coverage of the most up-to-date topics and research in nutritional care turn to Williams’ Basic Nutrition & Diet Therapy, 15th Edition. This market leading text provides coverage of hot topics, emerging trends, and cutting-edge research, plus all the essentials for providing the best nutrition care. And with its conversational writing style, vivid illustrations, and wide array of reader-friendly features you can easily understand how the concepts in the book can be applied in clinical practice.

Case studies with accompanying questions for analysis in the clinical care chapters focus your attention on related patient care problems.
Cultural Considerations boxes discuss how a patient’s culture can affect nutritional concepts in practice.
Clinical Applications and For Further Focus boxes highlight timely topics and analyze concepts and trends in depth.
Bulleted chapter summaries review highlights from the chapter and help you see how the chapter contributes to the book’s “big picture.”
Diet therapy guidelines include recommendations, restrictions, and sample diets for major clinical conditions.
Drug-Nutrient Interactions boxes highlight important safety information and cover topics such as nutritional supplements for athletics, drugs interfering with vitamin absorption, and over-the-counter weight loss aids.
Key terms and definitions clarify terminology and concepts critical to your understanding and application of the material.
NEW! Completely updated content incorporate the recently released 2015 dietary guidelines, Healthy People objectives, nutrition labels, common weight-loss diets, FDA/CDC statistics/warnings regarding trans fatty acids, disordered eating, and more.
NEW! New chapter review questions reflect the latest NCLEX Exam format. Answers to these questions will appear in the appendix.
NEW! Rewritten chapters on clinical nutrition take a more application-based approach and feature clarified explanations, enhanced readability, a focus on the most relevant and practical information, and new topics such as energy expenditure calculations, water balance, cirrhosis complications, diet plans for diabetes, and more.
NEW! Updated Nutrition and Physical Fitness chapter written by sport dietitian Kary Woodruff reflects the latest research in the field, including new questionnaires used for exercise readiness, current recommendations for energy needs, and nutritional considerations for athletic performance.
NEW! Updated Weight Management chapter written by certified adult weight management dietitian Theresa Dvorak reflects the latest research in the field, including the role of genetics, disordered eating, treatments for obesity, and more.

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Textbook of Operative Dentistry 1st Edition

This new edition is a complete guide to operative dentistry. Beginning with an introduction, physiology, dental caries and tooth preparation, the text also discusses pain and infection control. The following sections examine different operative procedures.

New techniques such as minimal intervention dentistry, nanotechnology and lasers; and advances in dental materials are discussed in detail. More than 1200 colour images, illustrations, flow charts and tables are included.

Key points

Complete guide to operative dentistry
Discusses numerous different procedures, and pain and infection control
New techniques and advances in materials described in detail
More than 1200 colour images, illustrations, flow charts and tables
Previous edition published in 2010

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CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2018, 57th Edition 57th Edition

Incorporate the latest research findings into your clinical practice with the #1 annually updated guide to internal medicine 

Includes 6 online-only chapters at no additional cost! 

Visit: www.AccessMedicine.com/CMDT

No other text links practice and research like CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment! Written by clinicians renowned in their respective fields, this trusted text offers the most current insights into symptoms, signs, epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment for more than 1,000 diseases and disorders. You’ll find concise, evidence-based answers to questions about both hospital and ambulatory problems. This valuable clinical companion is the fastest and easiest way to find the latest information about diagnostic advances, prevention strategies, and cost-effective treatments.

Here’s why CMDT is critical to your practice:

•Strong emphasis on the practical aspects of clinical diagnosis and patient management

•Full review of internal medicine and additional family medicine topics, including gynecology and obstetrics, dermatology, neurology, ophthalmology, geriatrics, and palliative care

•Annual update on HIV/AIDS and other new emerging viral infections

•Specific disease prevention information

•Medication treatment tables, with indexed trade names and updated prices

•Helpful diagnostic and treatment algorithms

•Key recent references on each topic with PMID numbers for quick access

•Many full-color photographs and illustrations

A complete summary of medical advances up to time of publication!

Here are some of the many updates and additions to the 2018 edition:

•New print chapter on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health

•Substantially revised pain management section, including latest information on benefits, risks and methods to limit risks of opioid use

•New recommendations for initial empiric antibiotic treatment for hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia

•2016 CHEST Guidelines for anticoagulation treatment recommendations in cancer and noncancer diagnosis

•New discussion of physician-assisted death

•Updated treatment options for hepatitis C infection

•New FDA-approved medications for ulcerative colitis and Crohn disease

•New pharmacologic treatment for hormone receptor-positive breast cancer

•New table outlining criteria to rule out pulmonary embolism

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Drug-induced and Iatrogenic Respiratory Disease (Hodder Arnold Publication) 1st Edition

At the present time, 430 drugs are known to cause respiratory injury. This represents an increase of almost 200 in the last ten years, and the number is still increasing. This comprehensive, definitive reference work, with an outstanding range of international expert contributors and two of the world’s leading editors, provides an essential reference for the practising respiratory physician.

Key features:

  • The text builds upon basics with a review of basic sciences.
  • The book covers imaging, varied drug-induced interstitial lung disease including pulmonary edema and diffuse alveolar hemorrhage, acute respiratory failure, pleural involvement and upper to lower airway disease
  • A wide range of diseases are detailed from chemotherapy and radiation to biologic-induced lung disease, drug misuse, and special groups such as recipients of stem cell and solid organ transplants.
  • A range of world class contributions from key opinion leaders.

    This book provides essential information for recognizing and managing drug-induced respiratory disease for all pulmonologists and respiratory care physicians. It will be of great interest to: critical care medicine specialists, hematologists, oncologists, cardiologists, allergists, rheumatologists, neurologists, internists, blood-bank specialists, pathologists and primary care physicians.

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