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  • Download E-books How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine (HOW - How To) PDF

    By Trisha Greenhalgh

    The best-selling advent to evidence-based medicine

    In a transparent and fascinating kind, How to learn a Paper demystifies evidence-based drugs and explains the right way to significantly appraise released study and in addition placed the findings into practice.

    An excellent advent to evidence-based medicine, easy methods to learn a Paper explains what to appear for in several varieties of papers and the way most sensible to judge the literature after which enforce the findings in an evidence-based, patient-centred approach. priceless list summaries of the main issues in each one bankruptcy offer an invaluable framework for using the foundations of evidence-based drugs in daily practice.

    This 5th version has been absolutely up to date with new examples and references to mirror fresh advancements and present perform. it is also new chapters on utilising evidence-based drugs with sufferers and at the universal criticisms of evidence-based medication and responses.

    How to learn a Paper is a typical textual content for scientific and nursing colleges in addition to a pleasant consultant for everybody desirous to train or examine the fundamentals of evidence-based medicine.

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  • Download E-books Borderline verstehen und bewältigen - unter Mitwirkung von Patientinnen und Patienten sowie der Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter der Station 12.3 der Westfälischen Klinik in Warstein PDF

    By Ewald Rahn

    "Borderline" - die Diagnose ist ein Schock und hinterlässt sowohl bei den Betroffenen als auch bei ihren Angehörigen Ratlosigkeit. Es gibt keine andere psychische Störung mit einer derartig diffusen Symptomatik: Das Schwanken zwischen großer Nähe und übertriebener Distanz zu Freunden, risikohaftes bis selbstverletzendes Verhalten, häufig auch der Missbrauch von Alkohol und anderen Drogen - das sind die auffälligsten Merkmale einer Borderline-Störung. Ewald Rahn, ausgewiesener Experte auf dem Gebiet der Borderline-Behandlung, setzt mit diesem Ratgeber auf Entdramatisierung und bietet Betroffenen und Angehörigen lebenspraktische Orientierung. Der Ratgeber informiert umfassend über alle Symptome, die zum Krankheitsbild Borderline gehören (können). Entstanden aus der gemeinsamen Arbeit von Betroffenen und Behandelnden überzeugt der Ratgeber durch die Vielfalt der Perspektiven, indem der fachliche Blick durch persönliche Erfahrungen ergänzt wird.

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  • Download E-books Basic Orthopaedic Sciences: The Stanmore Guide (Hodder Arnold Publication) PDF

    By Manoj Ramachandran

    Easy Orthopaedic Sciences is a new publication for trainees in orthopaedic surgical procedure overlaying all features of musculoskeletal uncomplicated sciences which are correct to the perform of orthopaedics, as assessed within the FRCS larger forte assessments. in keeping with the authoritative 'Stanmore direction' run via the Royal nationwide Orthopaedic medical institution, the e-book includes adequate info to function a concise textbook whereas its emphasis is on revision.

    The ebook is a advisor to the elemental sciences underpinning the perform of orthopaedic surgical procedure, protecting points of biomechanics, biomaterials, mobilephone & microbiology, histology, structure & functionality, immunology, pharmacology, records, physics of imaging recommendations, and kinesiology as proper to the topic of orthopaedics.

    The ebook may help trainees comprehend the technology that underpins the medical perform of orthopaedics, a regularly overlooked quarter in orthopaedic education. It covers the breadth of themes in orthopaedic easy technology reaching a stability among clarity and finished element.

    Basic Orthopaedic Sciences is a useful advisor for all trainees in orthopaedics and trauma getting ready for the FRCS, in addition to for surgeons at MRCS point.

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  • Download E-books A Planet of Viruses: Second Edition PDF

    By Carl Zimmer

    The earlier yr has been one among viral panic—panic about viruses, that's. via headlines, public future health warnings, and at the least one do-it-yourself hazmat swimsuit, we have been reminded of the strong strength of viruses. they're the smallest dwelling issues recognized to technological know-how, but they could carry the total planet of their sway.
    A Planet of Viruses is Carl Zimmer’s eye-opening examine the hidden international of viruses. Zimmer, the preferred technological know-how author and writer of National Geographic’s award-winning weblog The Loom, has up to date this variation to incorporate the tales of recent outbreaks, corresponding to Ebola, MERS, and chikungunya virus; new clinical discoveries, reminiscent of a hundred-million-year-old virus that contaminated the typical ancestor of armadillos, elephants, and people; and new findings that exhibit why weather switch could lead to even deadlier outbreaks. Zimmer’s lucid motives and interesting tales show how deeply people and viruses are intertwined. Viruses helped supply upward push to the 1st life-forms, are liable for lots of our so much devastating illnesses, and should proceed to manage our destiny for hundreds of years. completely readable, and as reassuring because it is scary, A Planet of Viruses is a desirable journey of a powerful hidden world.

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  • Download E-books Pediatric Orthopedic Imaging PDF

    This publication is an necessary reference for pediatric and musculoskeletal radiologists, in addition to orthopedic surgeons. It deals extensive research of pediatric orthopedic imaging, protecting common and aberrant improvement in addition to either universal and strange pediatric problems.

    Chapters at the backbone, shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist, hip and pelvis, decrease extremity, and foot and ankle deal with site-specific congenital and bought lesions. next chapters conceal generalized orthopedic ailments resembling neurofibromatosis and osteogenesis imperfecta, infectious methods, neuromuscular ailments, musculoskeletal tumors, trauma, and orthopedic tactics. The chapters evaluation linked epidemiology, medical presentation and evolution, therapy, and differential diagnoses, with in-depht research of imaging features. With greater than 1800 pictures, fine quality MRI, CT, and US examples supplement the radiographs of a vast number of musculoskeletal issues.

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  • Download E-books War Hospital: A True Story Of Surgery And Survival PDF

    By Sheri Fink

    In April 1992, a handful of younger physicians, now not one in every of them a health care professional, was once trapped in addition to 50,000 males, girls, and kids within the embattled enclave of Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina. There the medical professionals confronted the main severe specialist, moral, and private predicaments in their lives.
    Drawing on wide interviews, files, and recorded fabrics she accumulated over 4 and a part years, health care provider and journalist Sheri Fink tells the harrowing--and finally enlightening--story of those physicians and the 3 who try and support them: an idealistic internist from medical professionals without boundary lines, who hopes that interposition of overseas reduction employees can help hinder a bloodbath; an aspiring Bosnian general practitioner prepared to stroll via minefields to arrive the civilian wounded; and a Serb health professional at the contrary facet of front line with the military that's motive on destroying his former colleagues.
    With restricted assets and a makeshift health center overflowing with sufferers, how can those medical professionals come to a decision who to avoid wasting and who to allow die? Will their accountability to regard sufferers come into clash with their very own fight to outlive? And are there occasions while scientific and humanitarian relief sarcastically extend conflict and human anguish instead of assisting to alleviate it?

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  • Download E-books Grabb and Smith's Plastic Surgery (GRABB'S PLASTIC SURGERY) PDF

    Thoroughly revised for its 6th version, Grabb and Smith's Plastic Surgery is the single finished single-volume reference at the complete variety of aesthetic and reconstructive methods in cosmetic surgery. that includes greater than 1,900 photos and line drawings, this world-renowned reference publications you thru nearly each aesthetic and reconstructive surgical problem, together with implants; craniosynostosis syndromes; rhinoplasty; delicate tissue and skeletal accidents; tendon move; wound care; and more.

    This version gains the newest scientific ideas and strategies, together with breast prosthetics, tissue enlargement, flexor tendon surgical procedure, reconstruction of the auricle and otoplasty, correction of ptosis and canthoplasty, face lifts, and more.

    A bonus DVD-ROM with complete textual content and colour pictures from the e-book offers speedy, handy entry to surgeries and publications you thru new, prompt endoscopic thoughts, laser tactics, and microsurgery options.

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  • Download E-books Harrisons Manual of Medicine, 18th Edition PDF

    The authority of Harrison's in a full-color, carry-anywhere presentation

    Harrison's guide of medication, 18e is a distillation of the main clinically suitable content material of Harrison's rules of inner drugs, 18e. offered in complete colour, this authoritative consultant makes a speciality of prognosis and therapy, with an emphasis on sufferer care.

    Features

    • Provides on-the-spot solutions to universal scientific difficulties
    • Completely up-to-date to mirror the most recent study and advancements
    • Increased variety of full-color illustrations

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  • Download E-books The Rise and Fall of Modern Medicine: Revised Edition PDF

    In the years following international conflict II, medication received significant battles opposed to smallpox, diphtheria, and polio. within the related interval it additionally produced remedies to regulate the growth of Parkinson’s, rheumatoid arthritis, and schizophrenia. It made realities of open-heart surgical procedure, organ transplants, test-tube infants. absolutely, the scientific accomplishments of the postwar years stand on the vanguard of human recreation, but development in contemporary many years has slowed approximately to a halt. during this really apt exam of drugs in our occasions, which has received the l. a. occasions publication Prize, doctor and columnist James Le Fanu either surveys the glories of medication within the postwar years and analyzes the criteria that for the prior twenty-five years have more and more widened the gulf among fulfillment and development: the social theories of drugs, moral matters, and political debates over wellbeing and fitness care that experience hobbled the improvement of vaccines and discovery of recent “miracle” therapies. whereas absolutely demonstrating the intense growth effected by means of clinical examine within the latter half the 20 th century, Le Fanu additionally identifies the perils that confront drugs within the twenty-first. sixteen pages of black-and-white images upload to what the la occasions pointed out as “a sobering, contrarian problem” to the “nostrum of medication as a unending font of ‘miracle cures’.” “[From] a revered technological know-how author ... very important info that ... has been ignored or neglected through many physicians.”—New Republic “Provocative and engrossing and informative.”—Houston Chronicle “Marvelously written, meticulously researched ... the most thought-provoking and critical works to seem in contemporary years.”—Choice

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  • Download E-books Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine PDF

    Many sufferers event sleep disturbances secondary to their basic sickness and this frequently has a damaging impression on their caliber of existence. This publication presents an evidence-based advent to the interface among sleep wide selection of scientific issues. A clinically targeted, entire overview for physicians and different wellbeing and fitness companies, this cutting-edge reference may also function a textbook if you desire to familiarize yourself with the impression of sleep on caliber of life.

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