Category «Medicine»

Download E-books The Future of Aging: Pathways to Human Life Extension PDF

By Gregory M. Fahy

Just because the future health expenses of getting older threaten to bankrupt constructed international locations, this e-book makes the medical case organic "bailout" will be at the means, and that human getting older may be diversified sooner or later than it truly is this present day. the following forty authors argue how our bettering knowing of the biology of getting older and chosen applied sciences may still permit the winning use of many alternative and complementary tools for ameliorating getting older, and why such interventions are acceptable in line with our present ancient, anthropological, philosophical, moral, evolutionary, and organic context. tough suggestions are awarded including in-depth reports and paradigm-breaking proposals that jointly illustrate the potential of altering getting older as by no means prior to. The proposals expand from this present day to a destiny many many years from now within which the keep an eye on of getting older might develop into successfully entire. Examples contain sirtuin-modulating capsules, new options for attacking heart problems and melanoma, mitochondrial rejuvenation, stem telephone treatments and regeneration, tissue reconstruction, telomere upkeep, prevention of immunosenescence, extracellular rejuvenation, man made DNA fix, and entire deployment of nanotechnology. the way forward for getting older will make you consider getting older otherwise and is a problem to we all to open our eyes to the longer term healing power of biogerontology.

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Download E-books Robotic Surgery of the Head and Neck: A Comprehensive Guide PDF

Robotic surgical procedure of the pinnacle and Neck is the 1st entire consultant for otolaryngologists who desire to practice robot head and neck surgical procedure. Edited by way of leaders within the box, this ebook makes a speciality of how more desirable entry, visualization, and suppleness of the know-how have tremendously extended the services of the top and neck doctor to regard ailments transorally or via small incisions within the dermis.

Starting with an outline of minimally invasive surgical procedure within the head and neck, and relocating to discussions of anatomic issues for those systems and the long run functions of robot surgical procedure for otolaryngologists, Robotic surgical procedure of the top and Neck explores the interesting development of robot applied sciences, bringing physicians toward reaching the advantages of conventional surgical procedure with the smallest amount of disruption to the sufferer.

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Download E-books Maternal-Newborn Nursing: The Critical Components of Nursing Care PDF

A higher strategy to research maternal and baby nursing!

This exact multi-media package deal provides tightly concentrated assurance in a hugely based booklet of 500 pages plus 10 hours of recorded content material. All of the field’s must-have details is brought in an easy-to-grasp, visually transparent and distinctive print layout, whereas the electronic audio records at the enclosed CD let scholars to obtain the cloth to their MP3 avid gamers or pay attention at their computers.

BONUS Audio Book on CD-ROM with 10 hours of narrated content material from the textual content to play on a working laptop or computer or obtain to an MP3 participant or iPod.

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Download E-books Hole's Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology PDF

By David Shier

Designed for the one-semester anatomy and body structure direction, Hole's necessities of Human Anatomy and Physiology assumes no previous technological know-how wisdom and helps middle subject matters with scientific functions, making tricky strategies appropriate to scholars pursuing careers within the allied healthiness box. The extraordinary instructing approach is very powerful in supplying scholars with a high-quality realizing of the real techniques in anatomy and body structure.

Users who buy attach Plus obtain entry to the entire on-line publication model of the textbook.

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Download E-books Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs: Keys to Understanding and Treating the Common Diseases PDF

By Jules J. Berman

Rare ailments and Orphan Drugs exhibits that a lot of what we now find out about universal illnesses has been completed by way of learning infrequent ailments. It proposes that destiny advances within the prevention, prognosis, and therapy of universal ailments will come by reason of our accelerating growth within the box of infrequent diseases.

Understanding the complicated steps within the improvement of universal illnesses, resembling melanoma, heart problems, and metabolic illnesses, has confirmed a tough challenge. infrequent illnesses, despite the fact that, are frequently brought on by aberrations of a unmarried gene. In infrequent illnesses, we may possibly examine how particular genetic defects can set off a sequence of occasions that result in the expression of a selected ailment. frequently, the disorder technique manifested in a definite infrequent illness is strikingly just like the affliction approach saw in a standard disease.

This paintings ties the teachings discovered approximately infrequent ailments to our figuring out of universal ones. Chapters overlaying the variety of universal illnesses are minimized, whereas infrequent illnesses are brought as unmarried ailments or as participants of ailments periods. After studying this booklet, readers will get pleasure from how additional learn into the infrequent ailments could lead to new equipment for fighting, diagnosing, and treating all ailments, infrequent or common.

  • Makes infrequent ailments suitable to clinicians and researchers by way of tying classes realized in regards to the infrequent ailments to our knowing of the typical diseases
  • Stresses simple pathologic mechanisms that account for human illness (e.g., problems of telephone improvement, replication, upkeep, functionality and structure), that may be understood with out earlier education in pathology
  • Discusses complicated strategies in molecular biology and genetics in an easy, sensible context applicable for scientific trainees and new researchers
  • Offers insights into how extra study into infrequent illnesses could lead on to new tools for combating, diagnosing, and treating all diseases.

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Download E-books Kinematic Analysis of Human Movement (Focus) PDF

By Laurence Chèze

After a short survey of the recognized pioneers of human stream research and the particular wishes in numerous domain names, this booklet provides the most varieties of structures in the marketplace (with the professionals and cons), after which info the main typical: the optoelectronic structures utilizing passive markers. The theoretical historical past for joint kinematics calculation is defined, specifying the foreign standardization for parameters stories. One bankruptcy is devoted to size blunders and their administration, via numerous purposes, more often than not within the medical box.

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Download E-books Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice, Fourth Edition PDF

Learn the fundamental ideas of pharmacotherapy and the way they practice to today’s healthcare.


  • Content derived from Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic method, 8e, the field’s most dear reference
  • Chapters may be peer-reviewed via either nurse practitioners and pharmacy professors
  • Easy-to-follow disorder-based association surveys the whole variety of organ procedure issues handled in pharmacy practice
  • An on-line studying heart contains self-assessment questions and answers

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Download E-books Maya Medicine: Traditional Healing in Yucatán PDF

By Marianna Appel Kunow

This account of the perform of conventional Maya drugs examines the paintings of curers in Pisté, Mexico, a small city within the Yucatán Peninsula close to the ruins of Chichén Itzá. The traditions of plant use and ethnomedicine utilized by means of those healers were transmitted from one iteration to the subsequent because the colonial interval during the nation of Yucatán and the adjacent states of Campeche and Quintana Roo.

In addition to vegetation, conventional healers use Western drugs and conventional rituals that come with magical parts, for curing in Yucatán is instantaneously deeply non secular and empirically orientated, addressing difficulties of the physique, spirit, and brain. Curers both study from elders or are recruited via revelatory desires. the boys who study their talents via goals speak with supernatural beings through divining stones and crystals. a few of the locals recognize their clinical abilities; a few disparage them as rustics or vilify them as witches. The curer may perhaps act as a physician, priest, and psychiatrist.

This e-book lines the full means of curing. the writer amassed crops with conventional healers and saw their ideas together with prayer and therapeutic massage in addition to plant drugs, western drugs, and formality practices. Plant medication, she came across, used to be the typical denominator, and her e-book comprises info at the vegetation she labored with and studied.

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Download E-books Deja Review Physiology (2nd Edition) PDF

By Edward Gould

<h4>Maximum Retention--Minimal Time</h4>
"A actual power of Deja Review is that it permits really speedy reviewing." -- Maxx Gallegos, moment yr scientific pupil, college of Kansas university of drugs
"The beauty of this ebook is the query structure enables speedy assessment. This ebook will be nice for USMLE overview in addition to direction paintings. i might consider thoroughly convinced recommending this publication to a different classmate." -- Sheree Perron, 3rd yr clinical scholar, japanese Virginia clinical college
Deja overview: Physiology boils down your coursework to simply the severe suggestions you want to be aware of for examination luck. This unbeatable consultant encompasses a quick-read, two-column "flashcard" Q&A format--specificially designed that will help you take into account a large number of pertinent details the least bit period of time. The layout lets you 0 in on purely the right kind solutions to advertise reminiscence retention and get the main from your research time. nice for last-minute evaluation of high-yield proof, Deja Review offers an easy method so you might check your strengths and weaknesses so that you can excel in your path checks and the USMLE Step 1. * lively keep in mind questions let you understand, not only memorize, the content material * medical vignettes on the finish of chapters organize you for board questions * transportable dimension for research at the go--fits on your white coat pocket * Bookmark incorporated to lead you thru easy-to-use flashcard presentation

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Download E-books Study Guide to Accompany Memmler's Structure and Function of the Human Body PDF

A part of the PASSport to good fortune, this research advisor is the fitting significant other to the 10th version of Memmler's constitution and serve as of the Human physique, the acclaimed vintage textual content for anatomy and body structure. Following the text's association bankruptcy by way of bankruptcy, the research advisor deals an entire supplement of self-study aids to interact scholars in studying and permit them to evaluate and construct their wisdom as they develop in the course of the textual content. most significantly, it lets them get the main out in their examine time, with a number of workouts that meet the desires of all kinds of novices. Self-study aids contain all-new illustrations, chapter overviews, writing workouts, coloring and labeling routines, suggestion maps, sensible software situations, matching routines, short-essay questions, multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, and true-false questions, and more.

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