Monthly Archives: September 2014

Download The Human Enhancement Debate and Disability – Miriam Eilers, Katrin Grüber, Christoph Rehmann-sutter

The Human Enhancement Debate and Disability – Miriam Eilers, Katrin Grüber, Christoph Rehmann-sutter
How does the idea of enhancement relate to disability? At first glance, it might seem simple: enhancement is gain, disability is loss of function, but a closer looks reveals a rich and complex relationship, where the disability perspectives offers an invaluable insight in unpicking the controversy surrounding the social and ethical implications of improving the human condition. While rejecting a dualistic divide between ‘therapy’...

Download Orthopaedic Rehabilitation of the Athlete – Bruce C. Reider, George J. Davies, Matthew T. Provencher

Orthopaedic Rehabilitation of the Athlete – Bruce C. Reider, George J. Davies, Matthew T. Provencher
Prevent athletic injuries and promote optimal recovery with the evidence-based guidelines and protocols inside Orthopaedic Rehabilitation of the Athlete! Practical, expert guidance; a templated, user-friendly format; and online videos of key rehabilitation exercises make this rehab reference ideal for any practitioner working with athletes! “The book makes a useful contribution and may also be useful to novice learners”. Reviewed...

Download Surgical Techniques in Rectal Cancer – Giovanni Dapri, John H. Marks, Giovanni Dapri

Surgical Techniques in Rectal Cancer – Giovanni Dapri, John H. Marks, Giovanni Dapri
This book presents a collection of abdominal and transanal surgical approaches and techniques for treating rectal cancer. Providing a thorough overview of minimally invasive surgery, this volume is organized in three parts, each consisting of chapters devoted to different clinical aspects and surgical approaches. Detailed step-by-step procedures with abundant figures will enable readers to gain a comprehensive understanding of each surgical...

Download Atlas of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography – Matthew J. Budoff, Stephan Achenbach, Jagat Narula

Atlas of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography – Matthew J. Budoff, Stephan Achenbach, Jagat Narula
The Atlas of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography includes photomicrographs, anatomic illustrations, tables, and charts paired with extensive legends and explanations, supplemented by extensive research, peer-reviewed articles, and textbooks. In addition to providing historical perspective and current directions for computed tomography, the atlas focuses on research involving coronary artery diseases and anomalies, congestive heart failure,...

Download Video Atlas of Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery – Derek Rogers, Christopher Hartnick, Usama Hamdan

Video Atlas of Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery – Derek Rogers, Christopher Hartnick, Usama Hamdan
Video Atlas of Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery (book and DVD) aims to demonstrate techniques to medical professionals worldwide who are involved in the care of cleft lip, cleft palate, and related abnormalities, such as velopharyngeal insufficiency. This concise resource reviews the most salient procedures and techniques covering cleft lip and palate cases, including the medical considerations surrounding these cases, namely maxillofacial,...

Download Vaginal Surgery for Incontinence and Prolapse – Philippe E. Zimmern, Francois Haab, Christopher R. Chapple

Vaginal Surgery for Incontinence and Prolapse – Philippe E. Zimmern, Francois Haab, Christopher R. Chapple
This book provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive information on vaginal anatomy and physiology. It offers practical guidelines for office evaluation of incontinence and prolapse, and a series of detailed chapters on reconstructive procedures for urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence and prolapse. There are 120 illustrations to enhance the text. This book is for urological and gynecological surgeons involved in training or currently...

Download Advanced Examination Techniques in Orthopaedics – Nick Harris, David Stanley, Bernard F. Morrey

Advanced Examination Techniques in Orthopaedics – Nick Harris, David Stanley, Bernard F. Morrey
This work covers clinical examination in orthopaedics at an advanced level. ...

Download Certified Ophthalmic Technician – Janice K. Ledford

Certified Ophthalmic Technician – Janice K. Ledford
The Certified Ophthalmic Technician Exam Review Manual, Second Edition delivers the essentials you need for certification as an ophthalmic technician. Updated to include the latest JCAHPO[registered] criteria, this helpful resource contains over 1,300 exam-style questions and explanatory answers covering everything you need to know. Learn new study habits, adopt effective test-taking strategies, and polish your understanding of important...

Download The Ischemic Extremitiy – Heron E. Rodriguez, William H. Pearce, James S. T. Yao

The Ischemic Extremitiy – Heron E. Rodriguez, William H. Pearce, James S. T. Yao
The “Modern Trends in Vascular Surgery” series of books contain the latest discoveries, techniques, practice and outcomes in vascular surgery. There are approximately 40 to 45 chapters in each book, classified under the following headings: cerebrovascular, ischemia, infrainguinal lesions, aortic aneurysm, thoracic aortic pathology, aorta and its major branches, upper extremity ischemia, venous disorders, hemodialysis access,...

Download Spinal Angiomas –

Spinal Angiomas –
The rapid development of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the management of spinal angiomas has opened up new possibilities and provided better chances for the patients concerned. The greatest impetus to this pro- gress was given by the introduction of selective and superselective spinal angiography, microsurgical technique, and embolization. These sophisticated techniques and the skill required for their use are far from being routine...