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Monthly Archives: July 2015

International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus, 2 Volume Set

International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus, 2 Volume Set

M.D. Ralph A. DeFronzo; M.D. Ele Ferrannini; M.D. Paul Zimmet, Ph.D.; K. George M. M. Alberti>The “International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus” has been a successful, well-respected medical textbook for almost… Read more »

Toronto Notes 2015 PDF

Toronto Notes 2015 PDF

Andrew Bush Toronto Notes is an up-to-date, concise and comprehensive 1400 page review of 30 medical specialties. It is revised annually by the University of Toronto graduating medical class under… Read more »

Hodson and Geddes’ Cystic Fibrosis, Fourth Edition

Hodson and Geddes’ Cystic Fibrosis, Fourth Edition

Andrew Bush>Hodson and Geddes’ Cystic Fibrosis provides everything the respiratory clinician, pulmonologist or health professional treating patients needs in a single manageable volume. This international and authoritative work brings together… Read more »

Mastering the Ukcat

Mastering the Ukcat

Christopher Nordstrom; George Rendel; Ricardo Tavares>Drawing on The Medic Portal s proven track record, Mastering the UKCAT takes you, step by step, through the proven techniques that have helped thousands… Read more »

Radiotherapy Treatment Planning  :  Linear-Quadratic Radiobiology

Radiotherapy Treatment Planning : Linear-Quadratic Radiobiology

J. Donald Chapman; Alan E. Nahum>Understand Quantitative Radiobiology from a Radiation Biophysics Perspective In the field of radiobiology, the linear-quadratic (LQ) equation has become the standard for defining radiation-induced cell… Read more »

Cancer Immunology

Cancer Immunology

Rezaei, Nima (Ed.) This translational book describes in detail the clinical application of novel approaches in cancer immunotherapy with the aim of educating clinicians in the implications of the most… Read more »

Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy

Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy

Nishimura, Yasumasa, Komaki, Ritsuko (Eds.) Successful clinical use of intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) represents a significant advance in radiation oncology. Because IMRT can deliver high-dose radiation to a target with… Read more »

Informing Clinical Practice in Nephrology

Informing Clinical Practice in Nephrology

El Kossi, Mohsen, Khwaja, Arif, El Nahas, Meguid (Eds.) Historically, clinical decisions in renal medicine have been challenged by the scarce availability of robust supportive evidence. Not only are the… Read more »

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Stein, Daniel J., Shaker, Reza (Eds.) This title provides a point-of-care reference for busy clinicians who need the best evidence based answers to patient questions at their fingertips. Additionally, it guides clinicians… Read more »

Inflammation and Lung Cancer

Inflammation and Lung Cancer

Dubinett, Steven M. (Ed.) In recent years there have been various discoveries connecting inflammation and lung cancer and clearly there is growing interest in this area of cancer research. The link… Read more »

Hodgkin Lymphoma

Hodgkin Lymphoma

Engert, Andreas, Younes, Anas (Eds.) This book examines in detail the current treatment options for first-line, relapsed, and refractory Hodgkin lymphoma and the management appropriate in special clinical circumstances, including… Read more »

Hand and Wrist Rehabilitation

Hand and Wrist Rehabilitation

Mesplie, Gregory This work demonstrates that hand and wrist rehabilitation calls for precise anatomical, biomechanical, and physiological expertise, as well as mastery of manual techniques and targeted physiotherapy. Particular attention… Read more »

Vasculitis in Clinical Practice

Vasculitis in Clinical Practice

Watts, Richard, Scott, David G. I., Mukhtyar, Chetan This book focuses on clinical presentation, diagnostic processes and current management of systematic vasculitis, and for this second edition the Editors have… Read more »

Understanding and Controlling the Irritable Bowel

Understanding and Controlling the Irritable Bowel

El-Salhy, Magdy, Hatlebakk, Jan Gunnar, Hausken, Trygve This book provides up to date information about IBS and its developments in the last decade and provides ways of controlling IBS based… Read more »

Tropical Hemato-Oncology

Tropical Hemato-Oncology

Droz, J.-P., Carme, B., Couppié, P., Nacher, M., Thiéblemont, C. (Eds.) What should you do when you have restricted resources? Written by the most prominent experts from the North and… Read more »

Trauma and Migration

Trauma and Migration

Schouler-Ocak, Meryam (Ed.) This book provides an overview of recent trends in the management of trauma and post-traumatic stress disorders that may ensue from distressing experiences associated with the process… Read more »

Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Stroke

Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Stroke

Lyden, Patrick D (Ed.) Thrombolytic therapy is finally starting to reach patients in a variety of settings all over the world. Formerly in the domain of sub-specialists, thrombolytic therapy now rests in… Read more »

The Principles and Practice of Nutritional Support

The Principles and Practice of Nutritional Support

O’Keefe, Stephen J. D. This book provides the reader with an understanding of human nutritional and metabolic physiology and how it goes wrong in illness. Divided into three major sections,… Read more »

The Massachusetts General Hospital Textbook on Diversity and Cultural Sensitivity in Mental Health

The Massachusetts General Hospital Textbook on Diversity and Cultural Sensitivity in Mental Health

Parekh, Ranna (Ed.) Long considered important for professionals working with minority and under-represented populations, cross-cultural competency has become a requisite for all health care providers. As society in the US… Read more »

The Failing Right Heart

The Failing Right Heart

Anastasiadis, Kyriakos, Westaby, Stephen, Antonitsis, Polychronis (Eds.) This book provides an up-to-date and comprehensive overview of the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the structure and function of the… Read more »

The Clinician’s Guide to the Treatment of Obesity

The Clinician’s Guide to the Treatment of Obesity

Youdim, Adrienne (Ed.) Presenting detailed information on treatment of the obese patient, this handy, concise title is designed not only to educate practitioners about obesity but, most importantly, to provide… Read more »

Textbook of Cell Signalling in Cancer

Textbook of Cell Signalling in Cancer

Robert, Jacques This book provides a simplified, yet comprehensive, overview of the signalling pathways operating between and inside cells, which will help younger oncologists find their way in the labyrinth… Read more »

Text Atlas of Practical Electrocardiography

Text Atlas of Practical Electrocardiography

Romanò, Massimo This book combines clear explanatory text with a wealth of images of ECG recordings in order to provide an accessible, up-to-date source of information and guide to interpretation… Read more »

Teleneurology in Practice

Teleneurology in Practice

Tsao, Jack W., Demaerschalk, Bart M. (Eds.) This title will provide an up-to-date review of the emerging practice of neurology telemedicine.  Increasingly, neurology, like other disciplines of medicine, is implementing… Read more »

Target Volume Definition in Radiation Oncology

Target Volume Definition in Radiation Oncology

Grosu, Anca Ligia, Nieder, Carsten (Eds.) The main objective of this book is to provide radiation oncologists with a clear, up-to-date guide to tumor delineation and contouring of organs at… Read more »

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in Clinical Practice

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in Clinical Practice

Rinkel, Gabriel J. E., Greebe, Paut This pocket-sized book is a quick-reference practical guide for physicians who deal with patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage or intracranial aneurysms outside the hospital. It… Read more »

Sleepy or Sleepless

Sleepy or Sleepless

Malhotra, Raman K. (Ed.) This concise text takes a symptom-based approach to evaluate and treat sleep disorders. Divided into two sections, this book emphasizes practical information in the patient history… Read more »

Seizures in Cerebrovascular Disorders

Seizures in Cerebrovascular Disorders

Koubeissi, Mohamad Z, Alshekhlee, Amer, Mehndiratta, Prachi (Eds.) This comprehensive and practical book fills the current knowledge gap about the incidence and characteristics of seizures in all kinds of cerebrovascular… Read more »

Reducing Mortality in Critically Ill Patients

Reducing Mortality in Critically Ill Patients

Landoni, G., Mucchetti, M., Zangrillo, A., Bellomo, R. (Eds.) This book describes the techniques, strategies, and drugs that have been demonstrated by multicenter randomized trials to influence survival in critically… Read more »

Raynaud’s Phenomenon

Raynaud’s Phenomenon

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

Pocket Reference to Alzheimer's Disease Management

Pocket Reference to Alzheimer's Disease Management

Burke, A., Hall, G., Yaarl, R., Fleisher, A., Dougherty, J., Young, J., Brand, H., Tariot, P. This Pocket Reference offer a multifaceted guide on various aspects of Alzheimer’s disease. This… Read more »

Peritoneal Surface Malignancies

Peritoneal Surface Malignancies

Canbay, Emel, Yonemura, Yutaka This book has been designed to provide the full description of the comprehensive management of peritoneal surface malignancies as a new emerging specialty. Combined treatment of… Read more »

Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms

Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms

La Rosa, Stefano, Sessa, Fausto (Eds.) This book provides a broad overview of pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms, focusing on the most important developments in the technologies used to diagnose, classify and… Read more »

Palliative Care in Oncology

Palliative Care in Oncology

Alt-Epping, Bernd, Nauck, Friedemann (Eds.) Palliative care provides comprehensive support for severely affected patients with any life-limiting or life-threatening diagnosis. To do this effectively, it requires a disease-specific approach as… Read more »

Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms in Schizophrenia

Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms in Schizophrenia

De Haan, Lieuwe, Schirmbeck, Frederike, Zink, Mathias (Eds.) This book summarizes scientific advances in our understanding of the interrelationship between obsessive-compulsive symptoms and schizophrenia and reflects on the implications for… Read more »

Nutrition Management of Inherited Metabolic Diseases

Nutrition Management of Inherited Metabolic Diseases

Bernstein, Laurie E., Rohr, Fran, Helm, Joanna R (Eds.) This up-to-date reference on the nutrition management of inherited metabolic diseases (IMD) covers a wide range of these disorders, including phenylketonuria… Read more »

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Evens, Andrew, Blum, Kristie A. (Eds.) This book provides clinical practitioners and the research community with detailed information on the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, taking into account… Read more »

Neurointensive Care

Neurointensive Care

Wartenberg, Katja, Shukri, Khalid, Abdelhak, Tamer (Eds.) This book provides guidance for physicians confronted with acute neurological crises in the context of patient safety centred practice standards. It highlights how… Read more »

Clinical Rounds in Endocrinology

Clinical Rounds in Endocrinology

Bhansali, Anil, Gogate, Yashpal This book covers interesting and yet often challenging cases among adult patients in a unique Question-Answer format. Simulating the bed-side case discussions during the ward rounds,… Read more »

Neuroendocrine Tumours

Neuroendocrine Tumours

Yalcin, Suayib, Öberg, Kjell (Eds.) This book is a timely textbook that covers all aspects of neuroendocrine tumors (NET) from epidemiology, pathological classification and evaluation and molecular biology through to… Read more »