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Tissue Ablation

09 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Devices and Procedures

By John G. Webster

$76.95   09 Sep 2014   Hardback   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Ablation is destruction of tissue function and is an important form of therapy for many conditions. This book describes the design of probes, generators, and other devices to accomplish ablation and describes the procedures that optimize therapeutic effect.





Tissue Ablation

11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Devices and Procedures

By John G. Webster

$76.95   11 Aug 2014   Hardback   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Ablation is destruction of tissue function and is an important form of therapy for many conditions. This book describes the design of probes, generators, and other devices to accomplish ablation and describes the procedures that optimize therapeutic effect.





Tissue Ablation

05 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Devices and Procedures

By John G. Webster

$115.00   05 Jul 2012   Hardback   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Describes the design of probes, generators, and other devices to accomplish ablation, and offers the procedures that optimize therapeutic effect. This book explains how to perform imaging, mapping and guidance during ablation; covers applications for ablation, and also tissue regrowth, computer modeling, regulatory requirements, and manufacturers.





Human Error in Medicine

25 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Marilyn Sue Bogner

$49.95   25 Apr 2012   Paperback   Taylor & Francis Inc

While providers are typically blamed, empirical evidence shows that medical errors are due most often to the convergence of multiple contributing factors. This book presents a consideration of the topic that emphasizes lessons learned not just in hospitals, but also in home and self-care.





Stroke in Focus

12 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Derek Taylor

$55.00   12 Jul 2011   Paperback   Pharmaceutical Press

An introductory guide to stroke, the medicines used in its treatment, and the role of the pharmacist and other healthcare professionals in counselling patients on their illness, lifestyle and medicines. It also includes an introduction to the condition; signs, symptoms and diagnosis; prevention and management; and monitoring and treatment.





Computed Tomography

01 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Fundamentals, System Technology, Image Quality, Applications

By Willi A. Kalender

$70.00   01 Jul 2011   Hardback   Publicis MCD Verlag,Germany

A comprehensive and user-oriented description of theoretical and technical system fundamentals of computed tomography (CT) with all parameters relevant for image quality. Latest topics like dual source CT, dual energy CT, flat detector CT and interventional CT have been added.





Human Error in Medicine

25 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Marilyn Sue Bogner

$49.95   25 Jun 2011   Paperback   Taylor & Francis Inc

While providers are typically blamed, empirical evidence shows that medical errors are due most often to the convergence of multiple contributing factors. This book presents a consideration of the topic that emphasizes lessons learned not just in hospitals, but also in home and self-care.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 Jun 2011   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 May 2011   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





Medical Career Choice

28 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) A Gender Study

By Luiz Roberto Millan

$59.00   28 Mar 2011   Hardback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

In Ancient Greece, women were prohibited from practising medicine, but today they are the majority in several countries. However, women still suffer discrimination within the medical hierarchy. In order to approach such issues, the author makes an bibliographic review, which embodies the medical career history and vocational theories.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 Mar 2011   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





Inflammatory Bowel Disease

01 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Timothy R Orchard, Horace Williams, Paris Tekkis, Rob Goldin

$150.00   01 Mar 2011   Hardback   Clinical Publishing,an imprint of Atlas Medical Publishing Ltd

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic condition in which the lining of the digestive tract becomes inflamed and covered with ulcers. There are two types of IBD: ulcerative colitis; and Crohn's disease. This illustrated book addresses some of the major questions surrounding this interesting group of diseases.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 Feb 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 Feb 2011   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 Jan 2011 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 Jan 2011   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 Dec 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 Dec 2010   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 Nov 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 Nov 2010   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





Inflammatory Bowel Disease

01 Nov 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Timothy R Orchard, Horace Williams, Paris Tekkis, Rob Goldin

$150.00   01 Nov 2010   Hardback   Clinical Publishing,an imprint of Atlas Medical Publishing Ltd

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic condition in which the lining of the digestive tract becomes inflamed and covered with ulcers. There are two types of IBD: ulcerative colitis; and Crohn's disease. This illustrated book addresses some of the major questions surrounding this interesting group of diseases.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 Oct 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 Oct 2010   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





Epilepsy

01 Sep 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Nair

$99.95   01 Sep 2010   Hardback   Clinical Publishing,an imprint of Atlas Medical Publishing Ltd

Provides an introduction to the assessment and diagnosis of epilepsy. This atlas deals with the pathophysiology of epilepsy and highlights important clinical aspects and complications of the disease. It illustrates various types of epilepsy with real clinical cases.





Inflammatory Bowel Disease

01 Aug 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Timothy R Orchard, Horace Williams, Paris Tekkis, Rob Goldin

$150.00   01 Aug 2010   Hardback   Clinical Publishing,an imprint of Atlas Medical Publishing Ltd

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic condition in which the lining of the digestive tract becomes inflamed and covered with ulcers. There are two types of IBD: ulcerative colitis; and Crohn's disease. This illustrated book addresses some of the major questions surrounding this interesting group of diseases.





Introduction to Palliative Care

30 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Tracey McCready, Julie MacDonald, Wilfred McSherry

$35.98   30 Jul 2010   Paperback   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Written for health care professionals who care for patients and their families with palliative care needs, this book begins with the philosophy and approaches to palliative care. It explores importance of communication skills, pain and symptom management, ethical and quality of life issues, and end of life issues.





Essential Ion Channel Methods

05 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By P. Michael Conn

$83.70   05 Jul 2010   Paperback   Elsevier Science & Technology

Part of the "Methods in Enzymology" series, this title covers essential ion channel methods.





Practical Gastroenterology and Hepatology - V3 Liver and Biliary Disease

02 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By NJ Talley

$192.43   02 Jul 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd





BNF for Children 2010

02 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By BNF

$54.58   02 Jul 2010   Paperback   Pharmaceutical Press





Advances in Medicine & Biology (v. 6)

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Volume 6

By Leon V. Berhardt

$195.65   01 Jul 2010   Hardback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Presents original research results from the fields of medicine and biology. This book discusses research on the future direction and evolution of zinc based biomaterials in dental and skeletal applications; the effects of drugs on verbal fluency in aphasia; new therapeutic anti-glaucoma medicines; and treating OCD using computer-based treatments.





Medical Education in the New Millennium

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Amal A. El-Moamly

$65.50   01 Jul 2010   Paperback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

The application of the controversial Problem-Based Learning (PBL) strategy in medical schools was the widely known major curricular intervention. This book highlights how the integrity and quality of the research studies in medical education, especially those that evaluated the PBL approach, have evoked many controversial issues.





Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Biochemistry

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Richard A. Harvey, Denise R. Ferrier

$45.41   01 Jul 2010   Paperback   Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Enables students to quickly review and assimilate large amounts of complex information by utilizing visual resources that deliver the focus and clarification needed to master difficult biochemical concepts. This title presents an outline format, full-color illustrations, end-of-chapter summaries, and USMLE-style review questions.





Transport of Ion-Therapy Beams in Rotating Gantries

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Marius Pavlovic

$65.50   01 Jul 2010   Paperback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Presents a theoretical background for transport of non-symmetric beams in rotating ion-optical systems. This book applies theoretical considerations to the transport of ion-therapy beams in rotating ion gantries. It describes, analyses and reviews different techniques for matching the rotating gantries to the fixed beam transfer-lines.





Medical Education

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) The State of the Art

By Rossana Salerno-Kennedy, Siun O'Flynn

$104.65   01 Jul 2010   Hardback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Addresses the topics that are central to the provision of medical education. Providing a comprehensive review of contemporary principles of medical education, this book offers a practical basis demonstrating how these principles have been applied in the comprehensive process of curricular reform at a single institution.





Methamphetamine

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Background, Controls & Issues

By Andrea S. Sandoval

$174.70   01 Jul 2010   Hardback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Examines methamphetamines, which have risen to the top of the American drug-policy agenda.





How to Get into Graduate Entry Medicine

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Dawn Sellars

$25.46   01 Jul 2010   Paperback   Spine Publishing





My Mummy's Fat Tummy

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Suzanne Stone

$12.72   01 Jul 2010   Hardback   Seerah Foundation





Healing Waters

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Therapeutic Landscapes in Historic and Contemporary Ireland

By Ronan Foley

$100.10   01 Jul 2010   Hardback   Ashgate Publishing Group

Bringing together a range of different place-studies, including holy wells, spa towns, Turkish baths and sweat-houses, sea-bathing and the modern spa, this book investigates associations between water, health, place and culture in Ireland.





Surgery Resident's Manual

01 Jul 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By William R Wrightson (Resident in Surgery University of Louisville, Jim Lukan (Assistant Professor Department of Surgery University of

$49.05   01 Jul 2010   Paperback   Lippincott Williams and Wilkins





Succeeding in the UKCAT

30 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Comprising Over 780 Practice Questions Including Detailed Explanations, Two

By Matt Green, Graham Blackman, Riaz Gulab, James Rudge

$27.28   30 Jun 2010   Paperback   Developmedica/Apply2Medicine

This comprehensive and fully updated guide to the UKCAT medical and dental school entrance exam, with two full mock tests, is essential for anyone wishing to excel in the UKCAT.





Values-based Health and Social Care

30 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Beyond Evidence-based Practice

By Jill McCarthy, Pat Rose

$36.38   30 Jun 2010   Paperback   SAGE Publications Ltd

Is evidence-based practice really best practice? This title calls into question the dominance of evidence-based practice and sets out an alternative vision of care which places holism, professional judgement, intuition and client choice at its centre. It describes the rise of evidence-based practice and explores major criticisms of the approach.





Values-based Health and Social Care

30 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Beyond Evidence-Based Practice

By Jill McCarthy, Pat Rose

$109.20   30 Jun 2010   Hardback   SAGE Publications Ltd

Is evidence-based practice really best practice? This title calls into question the dominance of evidence-based practice and sets out an alternative vision of care which places holism, professional judgement, intuition and client choice at its centre. It describes the rise of evidence-based practice and explores major criticisms of the approach.





Understanding Clinical Papers

30 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By David Bowers, Allan House, David Owens

$48.10   30 Jun 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Helps to unravel the process of evidence-based practice, which requires clinicians to evaluate and collate information from the journals they read. This title uses actual papers to illustrate how to understand and evaluate published research, and provides an explanation of a range of important research-related topics.





Clinical Practice Development

30 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By M. Brown, Kate Dewar

$36.38   30 Jun 2010   Paperback   John Wiley and Sons Ltd





Applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy in Pharmaceutical Research and

28 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Pivonka

$213.85   28 Jun 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy in the Pharmaceutical Industry is the first book to bring together the diverse aspects of vibrational spectroscopy at a level that provides value to the dedicated spectroscopist as well as to the synthetic, development, and medicinal based chemists.





The Easy Guide to OSCEs for Communication Skills

25 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Muhammed Akunjee, Nazmul Akunjee, Shoaib Siddiqui, Ali Sameer

$41.84   25 Jun 2010   Paperback   Radcliffe Publishing Ltd

Key text for medical students preparing for Communication Skills OSCEs, explaining key theories and concepts simply and illustrating them through practical role plays.





Occupational Therapy and Stroke

25 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Judi Edmans

$64.12   25 Jun 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Occupational Therapy and Stroke guides newly qualified occupational therapists (and those new to the field of stroke management) through the complexities of treating people following stroke. It encourages and assists therapists to use their skills in problem solving, building on techniques taught and observed as an undergraduate.





Color Atlas of Human Anatomy (v. 3)

16 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Werner Kahle, Michael Frotscher

$67.32   16 Jun 2010   Paperback   Thieme Publishing Group

A sound understanding of the structure and function of the human body in all of its intricacies is the foundation of a complete medical education. Emphasizing clinical anatomy, this text integrates information from an array of medical disciplines into the discussions of the nervous system and sensory organs.





Medical Humanities Companion (v. 2)

16 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Rolf Ahlzen, Martyn Evans, Pekka Louhiala, Raimo Puust

$50.94   16 Jun 2010   Paperback   Radcliffe Publishing Ltd

Explores the meaning of 'diagnosis' as a complex, culturally mediated interaction between individuals, scientific discoveries, social negotiation and historical change.





Netter's Anatomy Flash Cards

16 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) with Online Student Consult Access

By John T. Hansen

$43.66   16 Jun 2010   Paperback   Elsevier Health Sciences

Whether you're prepping for your anatomy lab or studying for your exam, this title helps you to review anatomy. Featuring illustrations, it lets you to visualize and remember the major visceral structures, vessels, nerves, muscles, ligaments, and bones that you need to know.





Family Experiences of Bipolar Disorder

15 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) The Ups, the Downs and the Bits in Between

By Cara Aiken

$23.64   15 Jun 2010   Paperback   Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Bipolar disorder can be a devastating illness, seriously affecting not only the person with bipolar but also their children, partner, parents, family and friends. This book offers a personal account of bipolar disorder. It portrays the reality of the illness and its impact on family life. It features important facts and figures related to bipolar.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 Jun 2010   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





Social Relations and the Cuban Health Miracle

15 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Elizabeth Kath

$85.45   15 Jun 2010   Hardback   Transaction Publishers

For Cuba's supporters, health is the most commonly cited evidence of the socialist system's success. This title presents the country's preventive arrangements, its collective prioritization of key health areas, and the improvements in public access to health services through the expansion of health facilities.





Endobronchial Ultrasonography

14 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By N Kurimoto

$213.74   14 Jun 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

A guide to the use of EBUS to diagnose and stage lung cancer and the variety of different tumours of the chest region that covers all of the standard techniques and the new developments involved in EBUS, as it combines two common procedures - bronchoscopy and real-time ultrasonography. It features more than 250 high-quality digital color images.





How to Survive in Medicine

11 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Personally and Professionally

By Jenny Firth-Cozens

$47.01   11 Jun 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

This book focuses on the causes, symptoms, and management of psychological problems experienced by doctors at all stages in their careers. It discusses the major factors causing stress and depression in doctors frankly and directly. The tone is upbeat, with useful advice on how to overcome the problems.





Pressure Ulcer Prevention

11 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By K. Gebhardt

$30.58   11 Jun 2010   Paperback   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

A guide to the process of setting up and running an effective pressure ulcer prevention service. It uses referencing to illustrate important points. It is broken down into four main sections: underlying principles; setting up a service; managing change; maintaining a service; and special cases.





Royal Society Medicine Career Handbook ST3

10 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Senior Doctor

By Muhunthan Thillai, Kaji Sritharan

$40.95   10 Jun 2010   Paperback   Royal Society of Medicine Press Ltd





Royal Society of Medicine Career Handbook: FY1 - ST2

10 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Muhunthan Thillai, Kaji Sritharan

$40.95   10 Jun 2010   Paperback   Royal Society of Medicine Press Ltd





Biomedicine as Culture

05 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Instrumental Practices, Technoscientific Knowledge, and New Modes of Life

By Regula Valerie Burri, Joseph Dumit

$40.95   05 Jun 2010   Paperback   Taylor & Francis Ltd

Offers interdisciplinary perspectives on contemporary biomedicine as a cultural practice. This book brings together leading scholars from cultural anthropology, sociology, history, and science studies to conduct a critical dialogue on the culture(s) of biomedical practice, discussing its epistemic, material, and social implications.





Evaluation of the Health and Safety Risks of the New USAMRIID High

03 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Committee to Review the Health and Safety Risks of High Biocontainment, National Research Council

$27.28   03 Jun 2010   Paperback   National Academies Press





Leadership Commitments to Improve Value in Healthcare

03 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Toward Common Ground: Workshop Summary

By LeighAnne Olsen, W. Alexander Goolsby, J. Michael McGinnis, Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine

$89.18   03 Jun 2010   Paperback   National Academies Press





Understanding Clinical Papers

02 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By David Bowers, Allan House, David Owens

$48.10   02 Jun 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Helps to unravel the process of evidence-based practice, which requires clinicians to evaluate and collate information from the journals they read. This title uses actual papers to illustrate how to understand and evaluate published research, and provides an explanation of a range of important research-related topics.





Medical Education in the New Millennium

01 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Amal A. El-Moamly

$65.50   01 Jun 2010   Paperback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

The application of the controversial Problem-Based Learning (PBL) strategy in medical schools was the widely known major curricular intervention. This book highlights how the integrity and quality of the research studies in medical education, especially those that evaluated the PBL approach, have evoked many controversial issues.





Transport of Ion-Therapy Beams in Rotating Gantries

01 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Marius Pavlovic

$65.50   01 Jun 2010   Paperback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Presents a theoretical background for transport of non-symmetric beams in rotating ion-optical systems. This book applies theoretical considerations to the transport of ion-therapy beams in rotating ion gantries. It describes, analyses and reviews different techniques for matching the rotating gantries to the fixed beam transfer-lines.





Medical Education

01 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) The State of the Art

By Rossana Salerno-Kennedy, Siun O'Flynn

$104.65   01 Jun 2010   Hardback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Addresses the topics that are central to the provision of medical education. Providing a comprehensive review of contemporary principles of medical education, this book offers a practical basis demonstrating how these principles have been applied in the comprehensive process of curricular reform at a single institution.





Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine (v. 5)

01 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Volume 5 -- Patents & Clinical Trials

By Philippe Taupin

$195.65   01 Jun 2010   Hardback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Stem cells are the building blocks of the body. They can develop into any of the cells that make up our bodies. Stem cells hold a great deal of hope for the treatment of a broad range of diseases and injuries. This book aims at providing an overview and an analysis of the developments in stem cell research and therapy.





Practical Plans for Difficult Conversations in Medicine

01 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Strategies That Work in Breaking Bad News

By Robert Buckman

$28.21   01 Jun 2010   Multimedia Item   Johns Hopkins University Press

Although they receive extensive clinical training, medical practitioners are given little or no instruction about the best way to break bad news. This book offers guidelines for such conversations as the diagnosis of a serious or fatal illness, the death of a loved one in the hospital, or a disclosure of medical error.





Practical Plans for Difficult Conversations in Medicine

01 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Strategies That Work in Breaking Bad News

By Robert Buckman

$51.87   01 Jun 2010   Multimedia Item   Johns Hopkins University Press

Although they receive extensive clinical training, medical practitioners are given little or no instruction about the best way to break bad news. This book offers guidelines for such conversations as the diagnosis of a serious or fatal illness, the death of a loved one in the hospital, or a disclosure of medical error.





Progression to Health and Social Care

31 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) For Entry to University and College in 2011

By UCAS, GTI Specialists

$29.10   31 May 2010   Paperback   University & College Admissions Service (UCAS)

Helps applicants to research their options when applying to most competitive subjects at UK universities and FE colleges. This book, apart from profiles of courses, contains an introduction to health and social care, career options, study tips, how to apply and entry requirements.





Applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy in the Pharmaceutical Industry

31 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Pivonka

$213.85   31 May 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley & Sons Inc





Animal Cell Culture

30 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By John Davis

$127.40   30 May 2010   Hardback   Scion Publishing Ltd

Animal Cell Culture: Methods Express is a comprehensive research guide that describes both the key new techniques and more established methods.





Inflammatory Bowel Disease

21 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Stephan R. Targan, Fergus Shanahan, Loren C. Karp

$374.23   21 May 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

* * Provides a detailed, comprehensive review of the basic science and clinical practice of inflammatory bowel disease - including discussions of the controversies in this subject. * Editors all have a high profile globally in gastroenterology and inflammatory bowel disease.





Facial Resurfacing

21 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By David J. Goldberg

$181.75   21 May 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Facial resurfacing rejuvenates the skin to reduce the effects of aging, and today's cosmetic physician ideally uses a variety of methods to resurface and rejuvenate the skin without surgery. This book examines the full range of available modalities to help the cosmetic dermatologist recommend the best approach for each patient.





Embedding Evidence-Based Practice in Speech and Language Therapy

21 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) International Examples

By Hazel Roddam

$64.12   21 May 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Like all health professionals, speech and language therapists (SLTs) need to keep themselves up-to-date with the research evidence base that is relevant to their field of practice and be able to show how this contributes to their clinical decision-making.





Get into Medical School - Write the Perfect Personal Statement

19 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Effective Techniques & Over 100 Examples of Real Successful Personal

By Olivier Picard, Dominique Pizzingrilli

$27.30   19 May 2010   Paperback   ISC Medical

Written by experts in communication and medical recruitment, this book explains what medical school admissions tutors are really looking for and how to get yourself noticed by writing a powerful and memorable personal statement.





Leadership Commitments to Improve Value in Healthcare

19 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Toward Common Ground: Workshop Summary

By LeighAnne Olsen, W. Alexander Goolsby, J. Michael McGinnis, Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine

$89.18   19 May 2010   Paperback   National Academies Press





Endobronchial Ultrasonography

17 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By N Kurimoto

$213.74   17 May 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

A guide to the use of EBUS to diagnose and stage lung cancer and the variety of different tumours of the chest region that covers all of the standard techniques and the new developments involved in EBUS, as it combines two common procedures - bronchoscopy and real-time ultrasonography. It features more than 250 high-quality digital color images.





Leadership Careers in Medical Education

15 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Louis N. Pangaro

$57.33   15 May 2010   Paperback   American College of Physicians

Part of the "Teaching Medicine" series, this title acts as a guide for obtaining leadership careers in medical education.





Mentorship and Fostering Professionalism in Medical Education

15 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Holly J. Humphrey

$57.33   15 May 2010   Paperback   American College of Physicians

Part of the "Teaching Medicine" series, this title acts as a guide for mentoring and fostering professionalism in medical education and training.





Teaching in the Hospital

15 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Jeffrey G. Wiese

$57.33   15 May 2010   Paperback   American College of Physicians

Part of the "Teaching Medicine" series, this title focuses on various methods for teaching in a hospital setting.





Theory and Practice of Teaching Medicine

15 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Jack Ende

$57.33   15 May 2010   Paperback   American College of Physicians

Part of the "Teaching Medicine" series, this title focuses on the theory and practice of teaching medicine.





CPT Changes Archives 2009 Update

15 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Single User License

By American Medical Association

$82.95   15 May 2010   Cd-Rom   American Medical Association

Helps you to update your CPT Changes Archives 2000-2008 software with the complete 2009 CPT Changes book content.





Social Relations and the Cuban Health Miracle

15 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Elizabeth Kath

$80.99   15 May 2010   Hardback   Transaction Publishers

For Cuba's supporters, health is the most commonly cited evidence of the socialist system's success. This title presents the country's preventive arrangements, its collective prioritization of key health areas, and the improvements in public access to health services through the expansion of health facilities.





Antibiotic Essentials 2010

14 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Cunha

$34.56   14 May 2010   Paperback   Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc





Skin Lymphoma

07 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) The Illustrated Guide

By Lorenzo Cerroni, Kevin Gatter, Kerl Helmut

$192.43   07 May 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

* A full-colour illustrated text and atlas that combines pathology with clinical features and treatment of this relatively rare disease * Provides updated nomenclature according to WHO/EORTC and WHO classifications * Includes images to expand the diagnostic potential and cases to enhance the scope for teaching and learning .





Understanding Clinical Papers

05 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By David Bowers, Allan House, David Owens

$48.10   05 May 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Helps to unravel the process of evidence-based practice, which requires clinicians to evaluate and collate information from the journals they read. This title uses actual papers to illustrate how to understand and evaluate published research, and provides an explanation of a range of important research-related topics.





Hepatitis and Liver Cancer

05 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) A National Strategy for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis B and C

By Committee on the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis Infection, Institute of Medicine

$49.14   05 May 2010   Hardback   National Academies Press





Applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy in the Pharmaceutical Industry

03 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Pivonka

$213.85   03 May 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley & Sons Inc





Medical Geology

01 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Olle Selinus, Robert B. Finkelman, Jose A. Centeno

$158.34   01 May 2010   Hardback   Springer

Medical Geology is a field concerned with the relationship between natural geological factors and human and animal health, as well as with improving our understanding of the influence of environmental factors on the geographical distribution of health problems. This book addresses health problems caused, or exacerbated by geological materials.





Medical Education in the New Millennium

01 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Amal A. El-Moamly

$65.50   01 May 2010   Paperback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

The application of the controversial Problem-Based Learning (PBL) strategy in medical schools was the widely known major curricular intervention. This book highlights how the integrity and quality of the research studies in medical education, especially those that evaluated the PBL approach, have evoked many controversial issues.





Transport of Ion-Therapy Beams in Rotating Gantries

01 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Marius Pavlovic

$65.50   01 May 2010   Paperback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Presents a theoretical background for transport of non-symmetric beams in rotating ion-optical systems. This book applies theoretical considerations to the transport of ion-therapy beams in rotating ion gantries. It describes, analyses and reviews different techniques for matching the rotating gantries to the fixed beam transfer-lines.





Medical Education

01 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) The State of the Art

By Rossana Salerno-Kennedy, Siun O'Flynn

$104.65   01 May 2010   Hardback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Addresses the topics that are central to the provision of medical education. Providing a comprehensive review of contemporary principles of medical education, this book offers a practical basis demonstrating how these principles have been applied in the comprehensive process of curricular reform at a single institution.





Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine (v. 5)

01 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Volume 5 -- Patents & Clinical Trials

By Philippe Taupin

$195.65   01 May 2010   Hardback   Nova Science Publishers Inc

Stem cells are the building blocks of the body. They can develop into any of the cells that make up our bodies. Stem cells hold a great deal of hope for the treatment of a broad range of diseases and injuries. This book aims at providing an overview and an analysis of the developments in stem cell research and therapy.





Modelling Parasite Transmission and Control

01 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Edwin Michael, Robert C. Spear

$212.94   01 May 2010   Hardback   Springer-Verlag New York Inc.

Organized into two major sections, this title presents models aimed at capturing complex or detailed aspects of transmission dynamics beginning with a review of the evolution of modelling malaria transmission. It also serves to highlight the use of transmission models in the planning, monitoring and evaluation of parasite control programmes.





Biosurfactants

01 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Ramkrishna Sen

$245.70   01 May 2010   Hardback   Springer-Verlag New York Inc.

Focuses on 'biosurfactants'. This book highlights the progress made by the scientific community in this field, and also critically analyzes the lacunae to improve the commercial prospects of these wonder biomolecules by resorting to novel screening methods, metabolic pathway engineering, and process development and application strategies.





Integrins and Ion Channels

29 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Andrea Becchetti, Annarosa Arcangeli

$163.80   29 Apr 2010   Hardback   Springer-Verlag New York Inc.

Rapidly growing evidence shows that frequent communication takes place between cell adhesion receptors and channel proteins. This may occur through formation of multiprotein membrane complexes that regulate ion fluxes as well as a variety of intracellular signaling pathways.





Goodwin and Guze's Psychiatric Diagnosis

29 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

By Carol North$31.95   29 Apr 2010   Paperback   Oxford University PressWith two new lead authors, the sixth edition of Psychiatric Diagnosis continues its thirty-five year tradition of providing a clear, critical, and well-documented overview of major psychiatric syndromes, with minimum inclusion of unwieldy theories or clinical opinions. Medical students and psychiatric residents will continue to find this new edition to be a unique guide to the field - a volume that concisely yet comprehensively dissects major psychiatric disorders. Well-known for providing a thorough yet concise view of the natural history of basic psychiatric disorders, this popular text has been extensively updated, chapter by chapter, in this sixth edition. Terminology has been made consistent with DSM-IV-TR and updates made to include recent genetic and neurobiological findings. In the classification of psychiatric disorders, new data on follow-up and family/genetic studies, confirming and extending previous research, are provided. As in previous editions, each chapter systematically covers the definition, historical background, epidemiology, clinical picture, natural history, complications, family studies, differential diagnosis, and clinical management of each disorder.Some specific areas of new material include the long term course of mood disorders, genetics and neuro-imaging of schizophrenia and mood and other disorders, cognitive changes in relation to depression and dementia, brain stimulation techniques, outcome studies of eating disorders, and epidemiology [...]



Counselling Ideologies

28 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) Queer Challenges to Heteronormativity

By Lyndsey Moon

$100.10   28 Apr 2010   Hardback   Ashgate Publishing Group

Draws our attention to the dilemmas inherent within the therapeutic ideologies commonly subscribed to by psychotherapists and counsellors working with those who challenge heteronormative models and approaches. This book employs queer theory to challenge these ideologies, drawing on disciplines both within and outside of counselling and psychology.





Pocket Guide to Targeted Therapies

25 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Edward Chu

$29.10   25 Apr 2010   Paperback   Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc





Inflammatory Bowel Disease

23 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Stephan R. Targan, Fergus Shanahan, Loren C. Karp

$366.27   23 Apr 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Provides a comprehensive review of the basic science and clinical practice of inflammatory bowel disease - including discussions of the controversies in this subject. This book is of interest to gastroneterologists in training and in practice.





Facial Resurfacing

23 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By David J. Goldberg

$177.87   23 Apr 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd





The Flesh and Bones of Medicine

21 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Graeme Currie, Graham Douglas

$45.48   21 Apr 2010   Paperback   Elsevier Health Sciences

Presents an accessible account of general medicine and covers the key concepts medical students need to know. This title can be used either as an introduction to a topic, or as a revision aid. Each body system starts with The Big Picture which gives a descriptive overview of a subject.





Endobronchial Ultrasonography

19 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By N Kurimoto

$213.74   19 Apr 2010   Audio-Visual / Multimedia Item   John Wiley and Sons Ltd

A practical guide to the use of EBUS to diagnose and stage lung cancer and the variety of different tumours of the chest region. It covers the standard techniques and the developments involved in EBUS, combining two common procedures - bronchoscopy and real-time ultrasonography.





Scrubs and More

18 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) By Jeanne Stauffer

$10.90   18 Apr 2010   Paperback   House of White Birches

Offers instructions for embellishing your scrubs. This title includes instructions for decorative and overcast stitching, transferring a pattern, using a fabric pen, using fusible web tape and fabric, creating looped tab, using bias strips, adding plackets to side seams, top stitching, adding tabbed leg gussets and many more techniques.





European Review of Social Psychology

16 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

(image) A Special Issue of the "European Review of Social Psychology"

By Wolfgang Stroebe, Miles Hewstone

$136.50   16 Apr 2010   Hardback   Taylor & Francis Ltd

Includes several articles that deal with theoretical and empirical research programs on the impact of implicit goals on behaviour.