Monthly Archives: September 2016

Download Psychological Risks of Coronary Bypass Surgery – June B. Pimm, Joseph R. Feist

Psychological Risks of Coronary Bypass Surgery – June B. Pimm, Joseph R. Feist
Heart surgery is still a relatively recent advance in medical technology. The first open-heart procedure was closure of an atrial septal defect in a child at the University of Minnesota Hospital in 1953. This issued in a life-saving advance, the use of which has expanded enormously to in- clude treatment of many areas of cardiac disease. Not unexpectedly, surgical techniques allowed through the use of the heart-lung machine (open-heart...

Download Atlas of Liver Pathology – Gary C. Kanel, Jacob Korula

Atlas of Liver Pathology – Gary C. Kanel, Jacob Korula
The Atlas of Liver Pathology, by Drs. Gary C. Kanel and Jacob Korula, provides the visual guidance you need to accurately diagnose all forms of liver disease. Organized by disease type, it points out major histological features, updates disease parameters with new images and diagrams, and helps you understand the clinical aspects of each disease. This text provides quick and convenient reference to virtually all of the liver disorders commonly...

Download Video Atlas of Shoulder Surgery – Peter D. McCann

Video Atlas of Shoulder Surgery – Peter D. McCann
This video atlas contains six DVD ROMs demonstrating techniques in shoulder surgery. Divided into nine sections, the atlas begins with an introduction to general set up, followed by surgical procedures for different shoulder conditions – arthroscopic and open instability and rotator cuff, biceps tendon, glenohumeral arthritis, fractures and miscellaneous conditions. The videos feature both routine and complex procedures, and include a...

Download Clinical Examination in Ophthalmology – P. K. Mukherjee

Clinical Examination in Ophthalmology – P. K. Mukherjee
In a clear and systematic style, Clinical Examination in Cardiology explains the basic methods followed in ocular examination. The book is specially designed for UG medical students as well as those pursuing more advanced PG courses on ophthalmology. Clinicians would also find it an extremely useful reference source.In-depth discussion of signs, symptoms and history taking. Each chapter devoted to a specific system of the eye. Highlights the...

Download Basic Principles of Knee Arthroscopy – Michael J. Strobel

Basic Principles of Knee Arthroscopy – Michael J. Strobel
No one suspected in the mid-1970s that endo- time mastering video arthroscopy. The older generation must overcome the problems of scopic visualization of the joints would devel- op so swiftly into the class of operative proce- working abstractly “off the screen” without dures known as arthroscopic surgery. In the looking directly at the joint itself. German-speaking countries arthroscopy was Particular difficulties are encountered...

Download Focus on Neuroimaging – Patricio S. Espinosa, Charles D. Smith, Patricio S. Espinosa

Focus on Neuroimaging – Patricio S. Espinosa, Charles D. Smith, Patricio S. Espinosa
This innovative case-based question-and-answer study guide to neuroradiology is geared to neurology and neurosurgery residents, medical students, and resident graduates preparing for the neurology and neuroradiology boards. The book presents 101 cases from adult neurology, pediatric neurology, and neurosurgery practice covering all major neuroradiology topics. Each case begins with one or more high-resolution images, a brief history, and...

Download Shortcut to Orthopaedics: What's Common and What's Important for Canadian Students and Primary Care Physicians – Robert Perlau

Shortcut to Orthopaedics: What's Common and What's Important for Canadian Students and Primary Care Physicians – Robert Perlau
What do you “really” need to learn about orthopaedics? What are the most common orthopaedic conditions seen by primary care physicians? “Shortcut to Orthopaedics” answers these questions for medical students and non-orthopaedic physicians, minus the information overload found in most textbooks. Photos and X-ray images highlight key principles throughout this practical text. Improve your diagnostic skills with tips on...

Download Pediatric Brain Death and Organ/Tissue Retrieval – Howard H. Kaufman

Pediatric Brain Death and Organ/Tissue Retrieval – Howard H. Kaufman
Based on a March 1987 conference, discusses criteria for determining when a child can be ethically, medically, and legally considered dead, and needed organs or tissue be transplanted to other children. Many contributors recount the experience with this emotion-charged issue at particular institutio ...

Download How to Improve the Results of Peripheral Nerve Surgery – Hanno Millesi, Robert Schmidhammer, Hanno Millesi

How to Improve the Results of Peripheral Nerve Surgery – Hanno Millesi, Robert Schmidhammer, Hanno Millesi
All over the world research is going on to improve the outcome of the treatment of peripheral nerve lesions. Yet, there exist many questions, such as: Is the autologeous nerve grafting still the golden standard in bridging defects? Have alternative techniques to overcome defects reached a level to replace autografting? What can be expected from end to side coaptation? The contributions in this book give answers to all of these questions. ...

Download Evidence-Based Management of Stroke – Dr. Jose Biller, Jose M. Ferro

Evidence-Based Management of Stroke – Dr. Jose Biller, Jose M. Ferro
Over five million people die from stroke each year. We now know that speed of intervention is critical and patient outcomes are determined by a very narrow therapeutic window, during which physicians need to be able to make their choice of treatment rapidly, based on the best evidence available. This book intends to review that evidence. ...