books about: pathologies
How the Immune System Works
How the Immune System Works is not a comprehensive textbook. It’s the book thousands of students have used to help them understand what’s in their big, thick, immunology texts. In this book, Dr. Sompayrac cuts through the jargon and details to reveal, in simple language, the essence of this complex subject. Fifteen easy to follow lectures, featuring the uniquely popular humorous style and engaging analogies developed by Dr Sompayrac, ...
Physiology (Board Review Series)
Linda S. Costanzo
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Thoroughly updated for its Fourth Edition, BRS Physiology is an excellent aid for students preparing for the USMLE Step 1. The book concisely reviews key physiological principles and includes clinical correlations throughout to emphasize connections between basic physiology and clinical medicine. Numerous illustrations, tables, and flow charts help students visualize material quickly and aid in long-term retention. End-of-chapter USMLE-style ...
The Biology of Cancer
Robert A. Weinberg
The Biology of Cancer is a textbook for undergraduate and graduate biology students as well as medical students studying the molecular and cellular bases of cancer. The book presents the principles of cancer biology in an organized, cogent, and in-depth manner. The clarity of writing and the lucid full-color art program make the book accessible and engaging. The information unfolds through the presentation of key experiments which give readers ...
Pathophysiology of Heart Disease: A Collaborative Project of Medical Students and Faculty
Lea & Febiger
This study of the pathophysiology of heart disease is designed for second year medical students. Topics covered include diagnostic imaging and catheterization, acute myocardial infarction and cardiomyopathies.
Living Well With Mitochondrial Disease: A Handbook for Patients, Parents, and Families
LIVING WELL WITH MITOCHONDRIAL DISEASE helps make sense of mitochondrial disease (Mito), an overwhelming and complex group of diagnoses that has grown exponentially in recent years. The most common of all metabolic disorders, thought to be more common than cystic fibrosis and broader-reaching than most genetic diseases, Mito can affect babies, children, and teens from birth or at any point during their development. Previously healthy adults, as ...
Li'L Pick Me Up! Fun Songs for Learning Signs (ASL) Baby Sign Language (Enhanced CD with both Printed and ...
Sign2Me Early Learning
Sign2Me Early Learning/Northlight Communications Inc.
Trusted worldwide by more than 2,000,000 loyal followers, Sign2Me Early Learning brings you this Enhanced Music CD, Book, and Digital Download created especially for parents, teachers, and caregivers looking for fun new ways to introduce American Sign Language (ASL) signs to their children, Li'l Pick Me Up! is the exciting new Music CD and Activity Guide from Sign2Me® Early Learning! This collection of 20 delightful, original songs features ...
Pathophysiology of Heart Disease: A Collaborative Project of Medical Students and Faculty (PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF ...
Leonard S. Lilly MD
Revised and updated for its Fifth Edition, Pathophysiology of Heart Disease delivers a concise, easy-to-understand introduction to cardiovascular diseases. This best-selling text is written by internationally recognized Harvard Medical School faculty and select medical students and specifically designed to meet the needs of medical students during their initial encounters with patients with heart disease. This edition has improved consistency ...
Fluids and Electrolytes Made Incredibly Easy! (Incredibly Easy! Series®)
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Learning about fluids and electrolytes doesn't get any easier. This edition boasts new features that further simplify a serious subject -- all in the lighthearted, Incredibly Easy style. "Cheat Sheets" are fun learning aids, and "Practice Makes Perfect" offers case study questions and answers that let nurses assess their progress. Expanded nursing interventions with rationales and "Ages and Stages" -- highlighting information about fluids and ...
Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment
Carolyn, Rn Jarvis
W B Saunders Co
This pocket companion is designed for those who need a practical clinical reference and for those students acquiring beginning nursing assessment skills. Portable and easy to use in the clinical area, it presents the essentials of health history and physical examination as well as listings of related abnormal findings. Special features include development considerations for pediatric, pgregnant, and ageing adult groups, plus selected ...
The Mouth With a Mind of Its Own
Matthew has a problem. His mouth has a mind of its own. His brain thinks one thing, but his mouth says another. He can’t participate in class discussions. He can’t ask the other kids to play with him at recess. He can’t even say his own name! Luckily, he is referred to the school speech therapist, who helps him tame his wild mouth. This story was written by Patricia L. Mervine, M.A., CCC, a speech/language pathologist who works with ...
Co-Teaching That Works: Structures and Strategies for Maximizing Student Learning
Guaranteed success for the co-taught classroom For the increasing number of teachers working in co-taught classrooms, this book provides practical ideas for defining teacher roles, planning lessons, providing effective instruction, and maximizing the value of each team member. Former co-teacher and national presenter Anne Beninghof shares stories, and real-life co-taught lesson examples that emphasize creative yet time-efficient instructional ...
Anatomy and Pathology: The World's Best Anatomical Charts (The World's Best Anatomical Chart Series)
Anatomical Chart Company
This Fifth Edition features 58 new and updated anatomical charts created by the world's best medical illustrators. Since the last edition, we've added nine brand-new charts and replaced three charts with new editions. This comprehensive reference is an essential addition to every library, whether you are a health professional, student, or interested consumer. The book is ideal for studying human anatomy, for patient consultation, or for quick ...
Mri in Practice
Blackwell Science Inc
"Magnetic Resonance Imaging" (MRI) is one of the most exciting developments in medicine. It produces detailed images of the human body without using radiation and with little discomfort to the patient. Due to its inherent safety and long-term cost-effectiveness, MRI is likely to dominate diagnosis in the future. The use of MRI is already widespread in the USA and is increasing throughout Europe, Japan and Australia. Current literature in this ...
More Than Words: Helping Parents Promote Communication and Social Skills in Children with Autism Spectrum ...
More Than Words presents a step-by-step guide for parents of children with autism spectrum disorder in an extensive, practical, and user-friendly format. Strategies are drawn from current research to help children develop more advanced communication skills, focusing on helping the child reach the following four goals: 1) improved two-way interaction, 2) more mature and conventional ways of communication, 3) better skills in communicating for ...
By Catherine C. Goodman MBA PT CBP, Kenda S. Fuller PT NCS: Pathology: Implications for the Physical ...
Essentials of Human Diseases and Conditions, 4e (Essentials of Human Diseases & Conditions)
Margaret Schell Frazier RN CMA BS
Jeanette Drzymkowski RN BS
Offering quick access to the pathological conditions most commonly seen in the physician's office, this portable text/reference is ideal for administrative and clinical medical assistants who have responsibilities such as billing, coding, telephone screening, taking patient examinations, understanding diagnostic and treatment procedures, and putting together patient education programs. Reflecting the latest changes in the field, this fourth ...
Bakerman's ABC's of Interpretive Laboratory Data
Interpretive Laboratory Data
A new edition to this classic, a must-have pocket-sized quick reference for all medical students and residents to interpreting clinical laboratory data.
BRS Gross Anatomy (Board Review Series)
Kyung Won Chung PhD
Harold M. Chung MD
This revised seventh edition prepares students for first-year anatomy courses and the USMLE Step 1. Written in the popular Board Review Series outline format, this text presents the essentials of human anatomy in the form of concise descriptions and full-color illustrations. USMLE-style questions at the end of each chapter emphasize board-relevant information and allow for self-testing to confirm strengths and uncover areas of weakness. The 100 ...
Spitz and Fisher's Medicolegal Investigation of Death: Guidelines for the Application of Pathology to Crime ...
Werner U. Spitz
Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd
MEDICOLEGAL INVESTIGATION OF DEATH, known as the "bible" of forensic pathology to pathologists around the world, has withstood the test of time, recently celebrating its twentieth year of publication. Totally rewritten and updated throughout, the text is oriented to forensic pathologists, criminal investigators, and attorneys. It embraces all aspects of the pathology of trauma as it is witnessed daily by law enforcement officers, interpreted by ...
Speaking of Apraxia: A Parents' Guide to Childhood Apraxia of Speech
Woodbine House, 2013
At last, a parents’ guide to understanding, treating, and living with childhood apraxia of speech (CAS). Written in an empathic style by a parent who “has been there,” SPEAKING OF APRAXIA offers hope and practical advice for parents of toddlers to teens with this neurologically-based motor speech disorder. Characterized by difficulties with planning and producing the complex set of movements necessary for intelligible speech, CAS can ...
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