Avascular Necrosis of the Femoral Head: Current Trends: by F.S. Santori,N. Santori,A. Piccinato

By F.S. Santori,N. Santori,A. Piccinato

Avascular Necrosis (AVN) is a sickness as a result of transitority or everlasting lack of blood offer. It often impacts the femoral head and during this zone, if left untreated, routinely causes untimely joint destruction.


In the us, five to ten% of instances of hip osteoarthritis requiring overall hip alternative are essentially brought on by AVN. In 33 to seventy two% of sufferers, the sickness is bilateral. the height prevalence is among 30 and 60 years of age, and the social expenses of this pathology are outstanding. there's for this reason expanding curiosity in hip joint maintaining options reminiscent of conservative remedy via electromagnetic fields and shockwaves in addition to joint holding surgical strategies. This quantity goals to provide an entire assessment of the present wisdom on AVN together with healing options.

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MRCGP AKT: 1001 Questions and Answers by Rob Daniels

By Rob Daniels

MRCGP AKT: 1001 Questions and solutions helps you to construct self belief by means of taking away parts of weak point and practicing each query structure more likely to be encountered within the examination, together with SBAs, EMQs, tables and algorithms, photograph structure, facts interpretation and seminal trials. additionally good points the hot sort questions for 2013 – unfastened textual content, hotspot and rank ordering questions.
Offering 1001 thoroughly up to date questions, this version promises 18 medical topic chapters plus chapters on severe Appraisal and management, permitting you to focus on particular themes. This identify additionally positive factors whole perform papers, each one with two hundred random questions, supplying you with practical examination training earlier than the massive day. solutions characteristic thorough motives to assist advance studying and figuring out for every subject. crucial preparation for all GP registrars, newly-appointed GPs, applicants sitting their club tests, and training GPs venture revalidation and appraisal.

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Kinderwunschbehandlung in der gynäkologischen Praxis: by Christoph Keck,Bernd Auber,Dunja Baston-Büst,Alexander

By Christoph Keck,Bernd Auber,Dunja Baston-Büst,Alexander Braun,Dominik Denschlag,Sven Diederich,Hella Dierking,Heinz-Hubert Feucht,Christian Gnoth,Kai Gutensohn,Simon Maria Günter,Karsten R. Held,Alexandra Hess,Onno E. Janßen,Sabine Kliesch,Jan-Steffen Krüs

Wünsche erfüllen

- Wie behandle ich den Kinderwunsch der Patientin souverän und erfolgreich?
- Welche Maßnahmen kann ich in meiner Praxis durchführen?
- Ab wann sollte ich die Patientin zum Reproduktionsmediziner überweisen?

So handeln Sie systematisch und rationell:
- Darstellung der Grundlagen, Diagnostik und Therapiemöglichkeiten
- Auf einen Blick: Hormonprofile, Stimulationsprotokolle und die wichtigsten Medikamente im Anhang des Buches
- Speziell für niedergelassene Ärztinnen und Ärzte geeignet

Damit Ihre Patientin ihr Wunschkind bekommt!

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Pediatrics e-MCQ by A.C. Anilkumar

By A.C. Anilkumar

MCQ (Multiple selection Questions) and try reports for Pediatric Board Examinations. This e-book comprises case vignettes and information interpretation questions with finished motives coated in 18 chapters of pediatric subject matters. this can be a necessary examining fabric for applicants for either Pediatric Board examinations and the USMLE. Questions in line with scientific pearls and gray circumstances a pediatrician cannot manage to pay for to overlook. Written through a pediatric sub-specialist with a long time of medical adventure in pediatrics and resident education.

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The Turtle and the Caduceus: How Pacific Politics and Modern by Prof David R Brewster

By Prof David R Brewster

The Turtle and the Caduceus is the background of a local scientific institution in Fiji which was once based in 1885. instead of simply an
institutional historical past, it bargains with the effect of advancements in Western clinical schooling (the caduceus) upon traditional
Pacific island tradition (the Turtle). It additionally recounts the tale of the way political and future health advancements, akin to a measles
epidemic, colonialism, philanthropy, migration and armed forces coups, have affected the scientific school.

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Nursing Knowledge: Science, Practice, and Philosophy by Mark Risjord

By Mark Risjord

Nurses who behavior examine have a longstanding curiosity in questions of nursing wisdom. Nursing Knowledge is a transparent and well-informed exposition of the philosophical historical past to nursing thought and research.   Nursing Knowledge solutions such primary questions as: How is nursing idea concerning nursing practice?  What are the center components of nursing wisdom? What makes nursing learn particular as nursing research?  It examines the background of the philosophical debates inside nursing, opinions the arguments, explains the results and units out to reconsider the philosophical starting place of nursing science.

Nursing Knowledge starts with philosophical difficulties that come up inside nursing science.  It then considers numerous strategies with assistance from philosophical principles arguingargues that nurses should undertake convinced philosophical positions simply because they're the simplest recommendations to the issues that nurses come across. The booklet argues claims that the nursing perspective has the capability to reveal a extra whole figuring out of human well-being than the typical disease-and-dysfunction perspectives. due to the dating to perform, nursing technological know-how may perhaps freely draw conception from different disciplines and nursing perform unifies nursing learn. by means of redefining conception and philosophy,With a brand new philosophical point of view on nursing technological know-how, the so-called relevance hole among nursing conception and perform could be closed.

the ultimate bankruptcy of the ebook ‘redraws the map’, to create a brand new photo of nursing technological know-how in line with the next ideas:

  • Problems of perform should still advisor nursing research
  • Practice and idea are dynamically related
  • Theory examine needs to give you the wisdom base worthwhile for nurse interventions, education, sufferer schooling, etc.
  • Nursing examine may still increase midrange theories and its effects are nursing concept is bolstered whilst it makes use of theories proven by means of is built-in with different disciplines

Key features

  • Clear and accessibly written
  • Accurate and philosophically well-informed,
  • Discusses philosophical difficulties in contexts customary to nurses 
  • Systematically examines the philosophical matters fascinated by nursing research
  • Examines epistemology (how we all know what we know), concept improvement, and the philosophical foundations of clinical methodology. 
  • Develops a brand new version of nursing knowledge

Dr. Mark Risjord is affiliate Professor in Philosophy at Emory college, and has a college appointment within the Nell Hodgson Woodruff university of Nursing. His major study parts were within the philosophy of social technological know-how and the philosophy of medicine.  He was once invited to has been instructing philosophy of technological know-how and idea improvement within the new PhD application within the Nell Hodgson university of Nursing at Emory collage insince 1999.  He has been presented aggressive instructing prizes: Emory Williams extraordinary educating Award (2004) and the distinction in instructing Award (1997).  he's almost immediately serving because the Masse-Martin/NEH exclusive educating Chair (2006-2010).

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Medical School at a Glance by Rachel K. Thomas

By Rachel K. Thomas

Starting scientific tuition should be highly daunting, and the transition to being a scientific scholar could be greatly difficult. Medical institution at a Glance is an available consultant to assist in giving you self assurance and to realize a operating begin to your clinical institution training.

Covering middle parts corresponding to scientific education, constructing potent studying innovations, realizing universal rules, studying find out how to behave within the scientific atmosphere and the way to have interaction with sufferers and friends, this publication might help to demystify the method and get ready you as you embark in your scientific career.

Providing an insider’s view of worthy info to construct a high-quality uncomplicated origin in your studying, Medical institution at a Glance is key for these contemplating learning drugs or are of their first years of study.

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SCAI Interventional Cardiology Board Review by Morton J. Kern

By Morton J. Kern

that will help you optimize your examination functionality, participants of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI), have created a completely revised and up-to-date moment variation of the SCAI Interventional Cardiology Board Review—a finished but concise evaluate for board certification and recertification checks in interventional cardiology.

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Breast Imaging: Case Review Series E-Book by Cecilia M Brennecke

By Cecilia M Brennecke

Effectively arrange for certification, recertification, and perform with Breast Imaging: Case evaluation, second variation! Case reports illustrate tips on how to make convinced, ultimate diagnoses via exact trend reputation, scientific correlation, and differential prognosis. It’s a good way to check and deepen your wisdom of all crucial issues in breast imaging.

  • Consult this name in your favourite e-reader with intuitive seek instruments and adjustable font sizes. Elsevier eBooks offer quick moveable entry in your whole library, it doesn't matter what gadget you are utilizing or the place you are located.
    • Prepare for the hot Board examination layout with an up to date association that gives 4-5 multiple-choice evaluation questions for every case.
    • Review two hundred circumstances prepared through point of difficulty, with multiple-choice questions, solutions, and rationales that mimic the recent structure of certification and recertification exams.
    • Stay current using updated cases protecting breast MR imaging, electronic breast imaging, image-guided biopsy, imaging of high-risk lesions (ADH, LCIS), high-risk sufferer administration, invasive lobular carcinoma, complicated cystic melanoma, male breast melanoma, mucinous carcinoma, MRI of DCIS, desmoid tumors, and masses more.
    • See examples of the most recent imaging approaches, together with electronic mammography, MRI, and colour Doppler US.

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    Nailing the Medical School Interview: A Harvard MD’s by Suzanne M. Miller

    By Suzanne M. Miller

    do you know the interview is crucial issue used to choose which candidates get in to scientific college? crucial issue! thankfully, interview concepts could be realized and more desirable with perform. Drawn from Dr. Suzanne M. Miller’s approximately 15 years of expertise as a Harvard pre-med train, admissions interviewer, and CEO of MDadmit scientific admissions, Nailing the clinical tuition Interview offers a close, step by step plan for the way to take on each element of conventional clinical college interviews whereas providing you with a head begin on a number of Mini Interview (MMI) instruction. booklet highlights comprise: 1. 250+ interview questions with resolution examples and motives. 2. certain approach for the way to technique ethical/behavioral questions. three. complete bankruptcy on well-being coverage subject matters. four. concepts for team and essay questions. five. Post-interview method with instance thanks notes and letters of intent/update letters 6. pointers on scheduling and elegance prep 7. certain sections on DO and Caribbean faculties interview preparation.

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