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Aids to Radiological Differential Diagnosis, 5e
Stephen G. Davies MA MB BChir MRCP FRCR
This popular resource assists readers in honing their knowledge of radiological differential diagnosis for the most commonly encountered conditions in all areas of the body. The first section presents lists of differential diagnoses, supplemented by notes on useful facts and discriminating factors. The second section offers detailed descriptions on the characteristic radiological appearance of more than eighty individual diseases. The result is ...
Instant Work-ups: A Clinical Guide to Medicine (Instant Workups)
Instant Workups: Clinical Guide to Medicine, by Theodore X. O'Connell, MD, is a portable pocket resource and quick refresher that helps you develop and refine your diagnostic skills. Practical and easy to use, it provides clear workup plans for the 70 most commonly encountered medical conditions, providing you with quick, focused guidance with the flexibility to adapt to each unique patient. Topics are organized alphabetically and cover the ...
Practical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: The Fundamentals
Peter B. Cotton
Christopher B. Williams
Practical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy has become the basic primer for endoscopy around the world. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated. Drawing on the vast experience of the authors it provides clear and practical guidance on the fundamentals of standard endoscopy practice. It describes procedures in great depth and addresses improved therapeutic techniques and advances in technology. The book is well illustrated throughout ...
Crohn's and Colitis For Dummies (For Dummies (Health & Fitness))
The ultimate reference for those with Crohn's and colitis and their family and friends Crohn's disease and colitis are frustrating, often debilitating gastrointestinal diseases that can have a severe impact on the overall health of those who suffer from them. According to the latest estimates, more than 600,000 patients in North America have Crohn's disease. Written by a physician specialising in the treatment of IBDs, Crohn's and Colitis For ...
Urology In-Service and Board Review - The Essential and Concise Study Guide
Jason D. Fisher
BMED Press LLC
Urology In-Service and Board Review - The Essential and Concise Study Guide is designed to help improve urology residents' in-service scores and to provide a concise review for busy urologists who plan to take the board examinations. The authors expertly condense the essential urological concepts into a single, reliable reference source. Every aspect of this study guide was designed to achieve rapid results in the shortest amount of time. Most ...
Basic Surgical Techniques, 6e
R. M. Kirk MS FRCS
The Sixth Edition of this highly regarded title for surgical trainees gives clear, concise guidance on all aspects of acquiring surgical skills to ensure operative success. The full range of surgical procedures is comprehensively reviewed in a clear 'how-to-do-it' style, which consolidates the skills learnt both in theatre and on training courses. This new edition has been completely updated throughout, with all the illustrations redrawn in full ...
Plastic Surgery Secrets Plus
Plastic Surgery Secrets-the first Secrets Series® title in the PLUS format-offers an easy-to-read, information-at-your-fingertips approach to plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery. Jeffrey Weinzweig has joined forces with world-renowned plastic surgeons Joseph McCarthy, Julia Terzis, Joseph Upton, Fernando Ortiz-Monasterio, and Luis Vasconez, and others to bring you the expert perspective you need to grasp the nuances of this ...
Mayo Clinic Gastrointestinal Imaging Review
C. Daniel Johnson
Grant D. Schmit
Offering four times the amount of imaging cases offered by competing texts, this reference stands as the foremost guide to common diseases and radiographic presentations found within the gastrointestinal tract-authoritatively covering the entire range of gastrointestinal diseases to include conditions affecting the esophagus, stomach, duodenum, small bowel, colon, liver, biliary tree, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen, peritoneum, and mesentery.
Essentials of Gastroenterology
Lawrence S. Friedman
Highly practical and concise, this hands-on guide focuses on specific common clinical scenarios. Each section covers a particular area of the GI tract and follows a regular structure of: overview of normal function, physiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, differential diagnosis, diagnostic tests, and treatment. Color-coded text features, such as key facts, potential pitfalls and practice tips, and concise, bulleted paragraphs make ...
A Practical Introduction to Phonetics (Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics)
J. C. Catford
Oxford University Press, USA
Now in a new edition, this unique interactive introduction to the study of phonetics shows students how to examine the entire range of human sounds through a series of 124 introspective experiments carried out in their own vocal tracts. It systematically covers all types of speech modification (breath, voice, whisper, creak), articulation (the ways in which the air stream is finally modulated to generate specific types of sound), and prosodic ...
Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vol. 1 (Cameron, Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery)
John L. Cameron
People's Medical Publishing House--USA
The first edition of this superb, two-volume atlas on surgery of the biliary tract, pancreas and liver was published nearly 20 years ago. Dr. Cameron has revisited and updated this classic work to include laparoscopic techniques and to demonstrate the current status of gastrointestinal surgical procedures. Written for the experienced surgeon, this two-volume work is beautifully illustrated with anatomical watercolor paintings by co-author ...
Smith and Tanagho's General Urology, Eighteenth Edition (Smith's General Urology)
Tom F. Lue
The definitive guide to understanding, diagnosing, and treating urologic disorders – completely updated with the latest clinical developments Smith & Tanagho’s General Urology , 18th edition offers a complete overview of the diagnosis and treatment of the diseases and disorders managed by urologic surgeons. This trusted classic delivers a clear, concise presentation of the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical findings, differential ...
Case Studies In Pediatric Surgery
R. Lawrence Moss
The only current, problem-based, top-to-bottom overview of pediatric surgery presented in nearly 20 years. Contains nearl 65 clinical cases, each outlined and illustrated with photographs, x-rays, and questions. Zeros in on the essentials of appropriate diagnostic evaluation, differential diagnosis, and surgical or medical management.
Blueprints Urology (Blueprints Pockets)
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Designed as a quick read for both students on a urology rotation and others who want to know more about the specialty, Blueprints Urology covers the essentials of urology that every practitioner will need to know, regardless of specialty. Pocket-sized and practical, this book covers the most common conditions students are likely to encounter. It focuses on the essential content students need to know during a rotation allowing for a fast, ...
Practical Manual of Abdominal Organ Transplantation
Abdominal organ transplantation, specifically liver, kidney and pancreatic transplantation, has experienced a tremendous growth over the last two decades. With this growth comes a need for a general, standardized introduction for those healthcare professionals involved with this branch of medicine. This manual is a readily-available, concise reference for the professional involved in the field of abdominal organ transplantation as well as the ...
The ASCRS Manual of Colon and Rectal Surgery
The ASCRS Manual of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Second Edition is designed to provide a rapid access pocket reference for residents, fellows, private clinicians, and allied health professionals caring for patients with colorectal surgical diseases. The Manual, abstracted from the ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Second Edition, is intended to impart succinct, clinically relevant information for daily patient care. The chapters take an ...
Imaging of the Scrotum & Penis
Dennis L. Cochlin
Imaging has always played an important part in the diagnosis of the various problems associated with the genitalia and reproductive organs. Diagnostic applications for patients have evolved over past decades, however imaging has not progressed as rapidly for male patients as for female patients. Imaging has now earned a significant place in the diagnostic armory for women. In recent years, there has been increasing awareness of male health ...
Human Anatomy, Color Atlas and Textbook
Mosby Ltd., 2008
The new edition of this well-known text and atlas takes you from knowing human anatomical structures in the abstract to identifying human anatomy in a real body. It is the only text and atlas of gross anatomy that illustrates all structures using high-quality dissection photographs and clearly labeled line drawings for each photo. Plus, concise yet thorough text supports and explains all key human anatomy. High-quality, richly colored ...
Anal and Rectal Diseases (Explained)
Although rectal and perianal complaints are among the most common seen by primary care physicians, surgeons, and gastroenterologists, the wide variety of disorders associated with these complaints are, in general, poorly understood. Additionally, a variety of newer diagnostic resonance imaging, are now being employed for the evaluation of these disorders. Finally, new pharmacotherapies, including immunosuppressants and topical therapies as well ...
Principles of Deglutition: A Multidisciplinary Text for Swallowing and its Disorders
Principles of Deglutition is the first in class comprehensive multidisciplinary textbook to encompass the entire field of normal and disordered deglutition. It is designed as the definitive text for all those who desire to further their knowledge of the dynamic and expanding field of deglutology. The text is created to serve as a treasured reference for clinicians, educators and trainees from such diverse backgrounds as gastroenterology, speech ...
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