Monthly Archives: November 2013

Download Bone Disease Of Organ Transplantation – Juliet Compston, Elizabeth Shane, Juliet Compston

Bone Disease Of Organ Transplantation – Juliet Compston, Elizabeth Shane, Juliet Compston
Bone disease, particularly osteoporosis, has emerged as a common and serious complication of solid organ transplantation. In recent years there have been real advances in our understanding of the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of bone loss, however treatment studies have been relatively sparse and successful strategies to reduce skeletal morbidity after transplantation remain to be clearly established. This book provides a unique resource...

Download Surgical and Interventional Ultrasound – Beth Schrope, Corollos S. Abdelshehid, Preya Ananthakrishnan

Surgical and Interventional Ultrasound – Beth Schrope, Corollos S. Abdelshehid, Preya Ananthakrishnan
All the guidance you need to enhance your understanding and clinical application of ultrasound Includes DVD with video of key techniques Surgical and Interventional Ultrasound offers a thorough survey of image-guided treatments in the OR, in the endoscopy suite, and at the bedside. This one-stop clinical companion spans virtually every kind of surgical and interventional specialty that utilizes ultrasound and delivers high-yield perspectives...

Download How to Perform Clinical Procedures: For Medical Students and Junior Doctors, Includes 2 DVDs – Matthew Stephenson, Joshua Shur, John Black

How to Perform Clinical Procedures: For Medical Students and Junior Doctors, Includes 2 DVDs – Matthew Stephenson, Joshua Shur, John Black
This book and DVD combination will detail all the main clinical procedures Foundation Year doctors are likely to encounter in their medical student days right up to FY 2 and beyond. There will be a DVD with separate sections for each procedure (between 40 and 50) in which a clinician will be shown performing the procedure on a real patient in a real clinical scenario. Not only will the procedure be clearly demonstrated but in the corner of the...

Download Clinical Management of Craniosynostosis – Richard Hayward, Barry Jones, David Dunaway

Clinical Management of Craniosynostosis – Richard Hayward, Barry Jones, David Dunaway
Children with craniosynostosis are born with congenital deformities of the face and skull. In severe cases associated problems are common. The child who is not properly cared for can end up blind, deaf and with severe learning difficulties. In addition, they may be left with unacceptable facial deformities. Outside specialized craniofacial units, there is at present nowhere for those involved in primary or secondary care to go for help with...

Download Biotechnology in Surgery – Alfonso Barbarisi, Paolo Bechi, Paolo Innocenti, Carlo Alberto Redi, Francesco Rosso

Biotechnology in Surgery – Alfonso Barbarisi, Paolo Bechi, Paolo Innocenti, Carlo Alberto Redi, Francesco Rosso
The 20th century has finished, the century when surgery took huge steps forward thanks to progress in technology. Now we have entered the "e;century of biotechnologies"e;, which will not only generate progress in surgery, but also lead to a real "e;cultural revolution"e; that will completely change approaches to solving different problems in medicine. The aim of this book is to bring surgeons closer to biotechnologies and to...

Download Arthritis Research – Shunichi Shiozawa

Arthritis Research – Shunichi Shiozawa
Arthritis Research: Methods and Protocols, Second Edition expands upon the first edition to present new and current techniques for the research of arthritis and related conditions. A compendium of leaders in the field contribute chapters that cover practical research methods such as the intravital multiphoton microscopy technique, techniques for evaluating exhausted CD8 T cell and for studying nucleic acid sensors and their effects, methods...

Download 10 Years Younger Cosmetic Surgery Bible – Jan Stanek, Hayley Treacy, Jan Stanek

10 Years Younger Cosmetic Surgery Bible – Jan Stanek, Hayley Treacy, Jan Stanek
10 Years Younger, launched in April 2004, was the first lifestyle series on British television to feature cosmetic surgery. Since then, increased acceptability, availability and affordability have prompted a massive rise in the number of cosmetic procedures carried out each year in the UK, with that number set to top a quarter of a million in 2007. It is now believed that 45% of women and 37% of men in the UK would consider cosmetic surgery....

Download Head, Thoracic, Abdominal, and Vascular Injuries –

Head, Thoracic, Abdominal, and Vascular Injuries –
There currently is a clear tendency to an increasing number of accidental injuries in elderly people, in sport injuries and car crashes also in countries which recently joined the European Union and candidates to join the European Union. Patients expect very good functional results even after serious injuries. But in contrast to this development, Trauma Surgery as an independent field, is not yet established in all European countries....

Download Radiation in Tissue Banking – Aziz Nather, norimah Yusof, nazly Hilmy

Radiation in Tissue Banking – Aziz Nather, norimah Yusof, nazly Hilmy
This important book discusses the need for gamma irradiation in the processing of tissue allografts. With particular emphasis on tissue banking in the Asia-Pacific region, it covers a wide range of issues in tissue banking, including the basic science of radiation, quality control of the irradiation process, and clinical applications of irradiated bone grafts and amnions. A compulsory textbook for the well-regarded Singapore-based IAEA/NUS...

Download Pediatric Hydrocephalus – G. Cinalli, W. J. Maixner, Christian Sainte-Rose

Pediatric Hydrocephalus – G. Cinalli, W. J. Maixner, Christian Sainte-Rose
In the last ten years the pediatric neurosurgeon has witnessed a real revolution in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric hydrocephalus, the most frequently encountered condition in everyday clinical practice. The evolution of MRI and the advent of neuroendoscopic surgery have resuscitated the interest in the classification, etiology and pathophysiology of hydrocephalus. The book offers an updated overview on the recent progress in this...