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Monthly Archives: December 2014

Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury

by Pieter Vos (Editor), Ramon Diaz-Arrastia (Editor) Traumatic Brain Injury provides practical, neurological guidance to the diagnosis and management of patients who suffer from traumatic brain injury. Taking a “patient… Read more »

Orthopaedic Rehabilitation of the Athlete: Getting Back in the Game

Orthopaedic Rehabilitation of the Athlete: Getting Back in the Game

by Bruce Reider, George Davies, Matthew T Provencher Prevent athletic injuries and promote optimal recovery with the evidence-based guidelines and protocols inside Orthopaedic Rehabilitation of the Athlete! Practical, expert guidance;… Read more »

Hospital-Based Palliative Medicine: A Practical, Evidence-Based Approach

Hospital-Based Palliative Medicine: A Practical, Evidence-Based Approach

by Steven Z. Pantilat, Wendy Anderson, Matthew Gonzales, Eric Widera The first comprehensive, clinically focused guide to help hospitalists and other hospital-based clinicians provide quality palliative care in the inpatient… Read more »

Case Files Geriatrics

Case Files Geriatrics

by Eugene Toy, Andrew Dentino, Monique Williams, Lowell Johnson Sharpen your critical thinking skills and IMPROVE PATIENT CARE Experience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science… Read more »

Case Files Cardiology

Case Files Cardiology

by Eugene Toy, Michael D. Faulx ENHANCE YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND IMPROVE PATIENT CARE WITH THIS CONCISE CASE-BASED REVIEW Experience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art… Read more »

Physical Therapy Case Files: Orthopaedics

Physical Therapy Case Files: Orthopaedics

by Jason Brumitt, Erin Jobst SHARPEN YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND PREPARE FOR REAL-WORLD PRACTICE WITH CLINICAL CASES New in the authoritative Case Files series, Physical Therapy Case Files: Orthopaedics… Read more »

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review, Third Edition

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review, Third Edition

by Sara Cuccurullo (Editor) Doody’s Core Title 2013! This third edition of the incomparable review bible for the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Examination has been completely updated to reflect… Read more »

Botulinum Neurotoxin Injection Manual

Botulinum Neurotoxin Injection Manual

by Nicole A. Wilson The Essential Guide for Clinicians Who Prescribe and Inject BoNTs This is a detailed and practical guide to botulinum neurotoxin therapy (BoNT) and the wide range… Read more »

Three-dimensional Echocardiography, 2nd Edition

Three-dimensional Echocardiography, 2nd Edition

by Thomas Buck and Andreas Franke Three-dimensional echocardiography is the most recent fundamental advancement in echocardiography with a strong impact on almost all clinical and research applications of echocardiography. After a… Read more »

The Median Nerve: Sensory Conduction Studies

The Median Nerve: Sensory Conduction Studies

by Giuliano Gentili and Mario Di Napoli This atlas systematically reviews sensory conduction studies of the median nerve, from pilot human studies in peripheral nerve conduction during the 1950s through to… Read more »

The Median Nerve: Motor Conduction Studies

The Median Nerve: Motor Conduction Studies

by Giuliano Gentili and Mario Di Napoli This atlas systematically reviews motor conduction studies of the median nerve, from pilot human studies in peripheral nerve conduction during the 1950s through to… Read more »

Renal Denervation: A New Approach to Treatment of Resistant Hypertension

Renal Denervation: A New Approach to Treatment of Resistant Hypertension

by Richard R. Heuser and Markus Schlaich Hypertension remains the leading cause of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in spite of current medical therapies. It has been estimated that 50% of Western civilization has… Read more »

Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancers: A Case-Based Review

Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancers: A Case-Based Review

by Murat Beyzadeoglu and Gokhan Ozyigit This evidence-based guide to the current management of cancer cases at all head and neck sites will assist in the appropriate selection and delineation of… Read more »

Cardiac Catheterization for Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetal Life to Adulthood

Cardiac Catheterization for Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetal Life to Adulthood

by Gianfranco Butera and Massimo Chessa This handbook is an ideal, up-to-date guide to the application of catheter-based interventions across the entire patient age range, from fetal life through to adulthood…. Read more »

Cancer Immunology: A Translational Medicine Context

Cancer Immunology: A Translational Medicine Context

by Nima Rezaei Cancer Immunology is intended as an up-to-date, clinically relevant review of cancer immunology and immunotherapy. This volume is focused on immunopathology of cancers. The interactions between cancerous cells… Read more »

Yoga and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy: A Clinical Guide

Yoga and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy: A Clinical Guide

by Basant Pradhan This book attempts to bridge the considerable gaps that exist between spiritual philosophies and evidence-based medicine and between the psychotherapeutic models of the East and the West…. Read more »

White Coat Hypertension: An Unresolved Diagnostic and Therapeutic Problem

White Coat Hypertension: An Unresolved Diagnostic and Therapeutic Problem

by Giuseppe Mancia, Guido Grassi, Gianfranco Parati, Alberto Zanchetti This book addresses all aspects of white coat hypertension – the phenomenon of raised blood pressure in a medical setting yet… Read more »

Vasovagal Syncope

Vasovagal Syncope

by Paolo Alboni (Editor), Raffaello Furlan (Editor) This book is exceptional in being devoted solely to vasovagal syncope (VVS), the most frequent cause of transient loss of consciousness in the… Read more »

Understanding Evidence-Based Rheumatology: A Guide to Interpreting Criteria, Drugs, Trials, Registries, and Ethics

Understanding Evidence-Based Rheumatology: A Guide to Interpreting Criteria, Drugs, Trials, Registries, and Ethics

by Hasan Yazici (Editor), Yusuf Yazici (Editor), Emmanuel Lesaffre (Editor) It is imperative that health professionals caring for patients with rheumatic diseases understand how to correctly interpret evidence in their… Read more »

Transfusion in the Intensive Care Unit

Transfusion in the Intensive Care Unit

by Nicole Juffermans (Editor), Timothy Walsh (Editor) Due to a high incidence of anemia, critically ill patients are frequently transfused, with up to 40% of patients receiving a transfusion during… Read more »

Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Stroke

Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Stroke

by Patrick D Lyden (Editor) Thrombolytic therapy is finally starting toreach patients in a variety of settingsall over the world. Formerly in the domain of sub-specialists, thrombolytic therapy now rests… Read more »

The Right Ventricle in Health and Disease

The Right Ventricle in Health and Disease

by Norbert F. Voelkel (Editor), Dietmar Schranz (Editor) The Right Ventricle in Health and Disease provides a comprehensive and up-to-date database and collection of the available information which describes the structure and… Read more »

The Portable Medical Mentor: Training Success

The Portable Medical Mentor: Training Success

by Larry D. Florman This text is directed at every student of medicine regardless of level of training or specialty ambitions. Without imparting any education in medicine per se, each… Read more »

The Conquest of Cancer: A distant goal

The Conquest of Cancer: A distant goal

by Guy Faguet Based on 30 years of clinical and research experience, backed by a careful assessment of four decades of published data, Dr. Faguet documented in The War on Cancer (Springer… Read more »

The Best Medicine: A Physician’s Guide to Effective Leadership

The Best Medicine: A Physician’s Guide to Effective Leadership

by Bruce L. Gewertz, Dave C. Logan This volume provides a theoretical framework for visionary leadership as well as specific management techniques to achieve success. The authors focus on maintaining… Read more »

Textbook of Neuromodulation: Principles, Methods and Clinical Applications

Textbook of Neuromodulation: Principles, Methods and Clinical Applications

by Helena Knotkova (Editor), Dirk Rasche (Editor) Until recently, it was thought that the adult brain is modifiable only during early stages of ontogenesis. However, neurophysiological and neuroimaging studies now… Read more »

Teaching and Learning Methods in Medicine

Teaching and Learning Methods in Medicine

by Shabih Zaidi, Mona Nasir This book considers the evolution of medical education over the centuries, presents various theories and principles of learning (pedagogical and andragogical) and discusses different forms… Read more »

Substance Abuse: Inpatient and Outpatient Management for Every Clinician

Substance Abuse: Inpatient and Outpatient Management for Every Clinician

by Alan David Kaye (Editor), Nalini Vadivelu (Editor), Richard D. Urman (Editor) This book is written for any clinician who encounters substance abuse in a patient and wonders what to… Read more »

Starting to Read ECGs: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

Starting to Read ECGs: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

by Alan Davies, Alwyn Scott ​​​The ECG is one of the most widely available diagnostic tests used in clinical practice today. This book is intended to build upon the topics… Read more »

Renal Cell Carcinoma: Molecular Targets and Clinical Applications

Renal Cell Carcinoma: Molecular Targets and Clinical Applications

by Ronald M. Bukowski (Editor), Robert A. Figlin (Editor), Robert Motzer (Editor) ​​ ​The third edition of this critically acclaimed book has updated and expanded the survey of clinical, biological… Read more »

Raynaud’s Phenomenon: A Guide to Pathogenesis and Treatment

Raynaud’s Phenomenon: A Guide to Pathogenesis and Treatment

by Fredrick M. Wigley (Editor), Ariane L. Herrick (Editor), Nicholas A. Flavahan (Editor) Raynaud’s Phenomenon: A Guide to Pathogenesis and Treatment comprehensively reviews the understanding of a disorder that continues… Read more »

Rapid and Practical Interpretation of Urodynamics

Rapid and Practical Interpretation of Urodynamics

by Eric S. Rovner (Editor), Michelle E. Koski (Editor) This volume provides practitioners with a practical, easy to read, well organized approach to the performance and analysis of urodynamics in… Read more »

Radiation Treatment and Radiation Reactions in Dermatology

Radiation Treatment and Radiation Reactions in Dermatology

by Renato G. Panizzon (Editor), M. Heinrich Seegenschmiedt (Editor) The monograph provides concise introduction to physical and radiobiological principles, selection of radiation factors, dose definitions, as well as radiation reactions… Read more »

Pulmonary Manifestations of Rheumatic Disease: A Comprehensive Guide

Pulmonary Manifestations of Rheumatic Disease: A Comprehensive Guide

by Paul F. Dellaripa (Editor), Aryeh Fischer (Editor), Kevin R. Flaherty (Editor) The spectrum of systemic rheumatologic disease (often termed connective tissue disease) is characterized by autoimmune-mediated organ dysfunction, and… Read more »

Psychology of Wounds and Wound Care in Clinical Practice

Psychology of Wounds and Wound Care in Clinical Practice

by Dominic Upton, Penney Upton This book addresses the psychological consequences of wounds and the psychological components of wound care, building on contemporary research evidence and presenting practical clinical guidelines…. Read more »

Professionalism and Ethics in Medicine: A Study Guide for Physicians and Physicians-in-Training

Professionalism and Ethics in Medicine: A Study Guide for Physicians and Physicians-in-Training

by MD, MA, La Roberts MA, Laura Weiss (Editor), MD, Daryn Reicherter Daryn (Editor) Professionalism and Ethics in Medicine: A Study Guide for Physicians and Physicians-in-Training is a unique self-study… Read more »

Prediction and Management of Severe Acute Pancreatitis

Prediction and Management of Severe Acute Pancreatitis

by Chris E Forsmark (Editor), Timothy B. Gardner (Editor) This volume provides a comprehensive summary of the field, with expert recommendations on prediction and management. It details the recent consensus… Read more »

Positional Plagiocephaly

Positional Plagiocephaly

by Donata Villani (Editor), Maria Vittoria Meraviglia (Editor) This book provides clear guidance on the prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment of positional plagiocephaly. Information is first presented on classification, epidemiology… Read more »

Pocket Guide to Critical Care Pharmacotherapy

Pocket Guide to Critical Care Pharmacotherapy

by John Papadopoulos This is a no-nonsense guide to drug treatment in the intensive care unit. It covers the most commonly encountered conditions and is organized by system. Management of… Read more »

Pharmacotherapy in Aortic Disease

Pharmacotherapy in Aortic Disease

by Arturo Evangelista (Editor), Christoph A. Nienaber (Editor) This book is driven by the considerable progress made by novel imaging techniques in understanding the pathophysiology and evolution of aortic disease… Read more »