Clinical Parasitology: A Practical Approach Zeibig Elizabeth Now in full color, the second edition of Clinical Parasitology provides you with all of the information needed to perform, read, and interpret parasitology tests in a clear and understandable way. The user-friendly design, extensive illustrations, pedagogical features and clear descriptions of look-a-like parasites will help you better hone your skills and confidently perform clinical procedures.
Community Oral Health Practice for the Dental Hygienist Beatty Christine French Community Oral Health Practice for the Dental Hygienist, 4th Edition, helps you acquire the skills to improve the oral health of people throughout various communities and build a successful career in the public health sector. Now in full color, this edition contains key updates on Healthy People 2020, the Affordable Care Act, health literacy, access to care, and more. Test-taking strategies, cases, and application exercises, as well as practice quizzes online, provide a wealth of opportunities for classroom and board exam preparation.
Community/Public Health Nursing. Promoting the Health of Populations Mary A. Nies , McEwen Melanie Covering the nurse's role in promoting community health, Community/Public Health Nursing, 6th Edition provides a unique "upstream" preventive focus and a strong social justice approach in a concise, easy to read text. It shows how you, as a nurse, can take an active role in social action and health policy - especially in caring for diverse and vulnerable population groups. Written by community health nursing experts Mary A. Nies and Melanie McEwen, this book offers clinical examples and photo novellas showing how concepts apply to the real world, and describes the issues and responsibilities of today's community and public health nursing.
Encyclopedia of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Ranganathan Shoba Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BCB) combine elements of computer science, information technology, mathematics, statistics, and biotechnology, providing the methodology and in silico solutions to mine biological data and processes. In the era of molecular diagnostics, targeted drug design and Big Data for personalized medicine, computational methods for data analysis are essential for biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, pharmacology, biomedical science and computer science as well mathematics and statistics.
Navigating the maze of confusing and often contradictory jargon combined with a plethora of software tools is often confusing for students and researchers alike. This comprehensive and unique resource provides up-to-date theory and application content to address molecular data analysis requirements, with precise definition of terminology, and lucid explanations by experts.
This Encyclopedia comprises three sections, covering Theory, Topics and Applications, with a special focus on Integrative -omics and Systems Biology. The theoretical methodology underpinning BCB are described in the Theory section, with Topics covering traditional areas such as phylogeny, as well as more recent areas such as translational bioinformatics, cheminformatics and environmental informatics. Finally, Applications provides guidance for commonly asked how to questions.
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology are essential for making sense of the molecular data from many modern high-throughput studies of mice and men, as well as key model organisms and pathogens. This MRW spans basics to cutting-edge methodologies, authored by leaders in the field, providing an invaluable resource to students as well as scientists, in academia and research institutes as well as biotechnology, biomedical and pharmaceutical industries.
Interdisciplinary and comprehenisve: this work unifies the myriad of computer science, information technology, mathematics, statistics and biotechnology terms and concepts used by scientists working in bioinformatics and computational biology. Written and reviewed by leading experts in the field, it is a unique and authoritative resource.
Educational: this work focuses on the main theoretical and methodological concepts before expanding on specific topics and applications. As such, it is accessible to scientists with different backgrounds and provides an invaluable teaching resource.
Enhanced content: interactive images, multimedia tools and cross-linking to further resources and databases allow the interested reader to deepen his understanding of specific topics, and find relevant codes and open resources.
ENT and Head & Neck Surgery George Shibu The book is a one stop preparation source for ENT catering both the PG aspirants preparing for various PG Medical entrance examinations as well as the MBBS students.
Eventful Cities Richards Greg, Palmer Robert Processes of globalization, economic restructuring and urban redevelopment have placed events at the centre of strategies for change in cities. Events offer the potential to achieve economic, social, cultural and environmental outcomes within broader urban development strategies. This volume: analyzes the process of cultural event development, management and marketing and links these processes to their wider cultural, social and economic context provides a unique blend of practical and academic analysis, with a selection of major events and festivals in cities where 'eventfulness' has been an important element of development strategy examines the reasons why different stakeholders should collaborate, as well as the reasons why cities succeed or fail to develop events and become eventful. Eventful Cities evaluates theoretical perspectives and links theory and practice through case studies of cities and events across the world. Critical success factors are identified which can help to guide cities and regions to develop event strategies. This book is essential reading for any undergraduate or graduate student and all practitioners and policy-makers involved in event management, cultural management, arts administration, urban studies, cultural studies and tourism.
Gastrointestinal Physiology Leonard R. Johnson Gastrointestinal Physiology, a volume in the Mosby Physiology Monograph Series, explains the fundamentals of gastrointestinal physiology in a clear and concise manner. Ideal for your systems-based curriculum, this fully updated medical textbook provides you with a basic understanding of how the GI system functions in both health and disease.
Stay current with clear, accurate, and up to the minute coverage of the physiology of the gastrointestinal system focusing on the needs of the student.
Bridge the gap between normal function and disease with gastrointestinal pathophysiology content throughout the book.
Master the material more easily with learning objectives at the start of each chapter, overview boxes, key words and concepts, chapter summaries, and physiology review questions at the end of the book.
Understand complex concepts by examining clear, 2-color diagrams.
Apply what you've learned to real-life clinical situations with the aid of featured clinical cases with questions and explained answers.
Consult the book online at Student Consult, where you can perform quick searches, add your own notes and bookmarks, and more!
Stay abreast of the latest research and findings in physiology with coverage of the physiological significance of gastrointestinal peptides; the regulation of mucosal growth and cancer; details surrounding acid secretion and peptic ulcers; and more.
Access new gastrointestinal information on the regulation of pancreatic secretion and gallbladder contraction; the transport processes for the absorption of nutrients; facts about fat absorption; and the regulation of food intake.
Gray's Anatomy for Students and Paulsen: Sobotta, Atlas of Anatomy 15e Package Drake Richard This unique anatomy set combines the most recently published editions of Gray's Anatomy for Students and Sobotta Atlas of Human Anatomy, delivering a total of four volumes loaded with all the expert knowledge you need for success in your anatomy courses.
Gray's Anatomy for Students, 3rd Edition focuses on just the core information you need, presenting everything in an easy-to-read, visually appealing format that facilitates study. New "In the Clinic" boxes offer access to in-depth clinical discussions related to specific diseases or procedures, while a list of relevant study aids at the beginning of each chapter allows you to source your review material quickly and easily. A brand-new visual map summarizing cranial nerve distribution and function is ideal for improving your comprehension. You can also access the entire contents online at Student Consult, where you'll be able to take advantage of an online anatomy and embryology self-study course, medical clinical cases, physical therapy clinical cases, self-assessment questions, and more.
The Sobotta Atlas of Human Anatomy Package, 15th Edition is the most thorough review for anatomy exam preparation! This three-volume set includes descriptive legends accompanying each figure help to identify the most important features, while numerous clinical examples present anatomical details in a wider context. An additional booklet containing 100 tables on muscles and nerves supports systematic study.
This Anatomy Package Includes:
Gray's Anatomy for Students, 3rd Edition + Student Consult Online Access.
Sobotta Atlas of Human Anatomy Package, 15th Edition:
Volume 1: General Anatomy and Musculoskeletal System.
Volume 2: Internal Organs.
Volume 3: Head, Neck and Neuroanatomy.
Tables of Muscles, Joints and Nerves.
Human Parasitology, Fourth Edition Burton J. Bogitsh, Clint E. Carter, Oeltmann Thomas Human Parasitology emphasizes a medical perspective while incorporating functional morphology, physiology, biochemistry, and immunology to enhance appreciation of the diverse implications of parasitism. Bridging the gap between classical clinical parasitology texts and traditional encyclopedic treatises, Human Parasitology appeals to students interested in the medical aspects of parasitology and those who require a solid foundation in the biology of parasites. This fourth edition has been fully revised to integrate the most recent molecular discoveries about mosquitoes, ticks and other arthropods as vectors, as well as the most effective therapeutic regimens.
Leading and Managing in Nursing Patricia S. Yoder-Wise Leading and Managing in Nursing, 5th Edition, by Patricia Yoder-Wise, successfully blends evidence based guidelines with practical application. The new edition is designed to prepare you for the nursing leadership issues of today and tomorrow, providing just the right amount of information to equip you with the tools you need to succeed on the NCLEX and in practice. This thoroughly updated edition is organized around the issues that are central to the success of professional nurses in today's constantly changing healthcare environment, including patient safety, workplace violence, consumer relationships, cultural diversity, resource management, and many more.
Macleod's Clinical Examination. International Edition Dr. Fiona Nicol , Dr. Graham Douglas, Robertson Colin This classic textbook sets out clearly and concisely how to evaluate symptoms and elicit relevant physical signs. It describes the practical skills which every clinician must acquire and develop in order to evolve diagnostic procedures and management strategies and plans. "Highly Commended" in the 2006 and 2010 BMA Medical Book Competitions, this Thirteenth Edition contains over 500 clinical photographs and diagrams to illustrate the text, with new topics added to make the book even more comprehensive. This Thirteenth Edition has four sections:
- History taking and general examination;
- System examination covering symptoms and signs;
- Examination in special situations including babies & children and the critically ill;
- Assessing clinical examination technique.
Included on the Student Consult site are the specially-recorded videos demonstrating many of the clinical examination routines described in the main text.
Musculoskeletal Trauma Donna G. Blankenbaker, Kirkland W. Davis More than 200 trauma-related diagnoses that are delineated, referenced, and lavishly illustrated highlight the second edition of Diagnostic Imaging: Musculoskeletal Trauma. Comprehensive coverage of musculoskeletal trauma imaging keeps you current with what's new in the field. Succinct text, outstanding illustrations, and up-to-date content make this title a must-have reference for both general radiologists and musculoskeletal imaging specialists who need a single, go-to clinical guide in this rapidly evolving area.
Netter's Concise Neuroanatomy Rubin Michael, Joseph E. Safdieh Netter's Concise Neuroanatomy illustrates, as only Netter can, an understanding of neuroanatomy coupled with diagrams. It can either be used alongside existing medical and allied health neuroanatomy textbooks or monographs, or as a stand alone neuroanatomy text.
Renal Physiology Bruce M. Koeppen , Bruce A. Stanton Renal Physiology helps you to quickly and easily grasp the fundamentals of renal physiology and learn how to apply them in a clinical context. Thoroughly updated, this medical textbook in the Mosby Physiology Monograph Series provides a basic understanding of normal kidney function at the cellular and molecular level. Attractively illustrated with clear 2-color diagrams, it also facilitates study with learning objectives, "In the Clinic" and "At the Molecular Level" boxes, chapter summaries, and clinical cases with review questions and explained answers.
Stay current with clear, accurate coverage of the physiology of normal renal function focusing on the needs of the student.
Bridge the gap between normal function and disease with pathophysiology content throughout the book.
Understand complex concepts by examining more than more than 250 clear, 2-color diagrams.
Consult the book and image library online at Student Consult, anywhere you go... perform quick searches... add your own notes and bookmarks... and more!
Put theory into practice with "In the Clinic" or "At the Molecular Level" boxes in each chapter that explain the practical applications of fundamental knowledge.
Deepen your understanding of fundamental and advanced information with an expanded collection of review questions reviewed and reorganized by chapter.
Master the material more easily with learning objectives, overview boxes, key words and concepts, and chapter summaries.
Apply what you've learned to real life clinical situations with clinical cases in question-answer format at the end of each chapter.
Robbins and Cotran Atlas of Pathology Klatt Edward Designed to complement Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, 9th Edition and Robbins Basic Pathology, 9th Edition, the full-color Robbins and Cotran Atlas of Pathology offers more than 1,500 outstanding illustrations that vividly depict the most common diseases covered in pathology courses and USMLE exams. It's a quick visual reference or review for students and professionals alike.
- Quickly compare gross, microscopic, and radiologic images with examples of normal organs and tissues.
- Review just the key information you need to know with help from extensive legends that provide convenient summarizations.
- Understand the correlation between pathology and clinical history, physical exam findings, and clinical laboratory tests.
- Access the fully searchable text online at Student Consult.
- Visualize key pathologic findings with crystal clarity through over 400 new or updated images.
The Johns Hopkins Internal Medicine Board Review Miller Redonda Don't gamble on the most important exam of your career... ace the boards with The Johns Hopkins Internal Medicine Board Review! Brought to you from the birthplace of Internal Medicine and regarded as the most effective review tool in the specialty, it will ensure you're as equipped as possible on your way to certification or recertification. From internists to primary care physicians, this no-nonsense book is a must-have companion for everyone in the field.
Respected experts summarize just the imperative information you need to know for certification or recertification.
Comprehensive review text, bolded key information, and helpful tables and algorithms equip you with all the core knowledge you need.
Exam-taking tips and tricks allow you to go into the exam with confidence.
Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to test your skills and simulate the exam experience with over 1,000 additional exam questions in study and test modes.
Features full-color clinical images covering all the image types you'll see on the boards, including x-rays, common skin findings, peripheral blood smears, ophthalmology findings, and CT and MR images.
Williams' Essentials of Nutrition and Diet Therapy Joyce Ann Gilbert , Eleanor D. Schlenker From basic nutrition principles to the latest nutrition therapies for common diseases, Williams' Essentials of Nutrition & Diet Therapy, 10th Edition offers a solid foundation in the fundamental knowledge and skills your students need to provide effective patient care. Authors Eleanor Schlenker and Sara Long address nutrition across the life span and within the community, with an emphasis on health promotion and the effects of culture and religion on nutrition. Other key topics include childhood obesity, metabolic syndrome, diabetes, and food safety. Plus, evidence-based information and real world case scenarios help your students learn how to apply essential nutrition concepts and therapies in clinical practice.