Category: Medicine

Basic and Clinical Pharmacology 12/E (LANGE Basic Science)

The latest, entire, and authoritative pharmacology textual content in wellbeing and fitness medicine

Enhanced through greater than 300 illustrations -- many in complete color

Organized to mirror the syllabi in lots of pharmacology classes and in built-in curricula, Basic & scientific Pharmacology, 12e covers the real strategies scholars want to know in regards to the technology of pharmacology and its software to medical perform. collection of the subject material and order of its presentation are in accordance with the authors’ decades adventure in instructing this fabric to millions of scientific, pharmacy, dental, podiatry, nursing, and different health and wellbeing technology students.

To be as clinically suitable as attainable, the booklet contains sections that particularly tackle the scientific selection and use of substances in sufferers and the tracking in their results, and case experiences that introduce medical difficulties in lots of chapters. provided in complete colour and stronger via greater than 300 illustrations, Basic & medical Pharmacology beneficial properties various precis tables and diagrams that encapsulate very important information.

Coverage that spans each point of clinical pharmacology:

  • simple rules
  • Autonomic medicines
  • Cardiovascular-renal medicines
  • medicines with very important activities on tender muscle mass
  • important frightened method medicines
  • medicines used to regard anemias, clotting problems, hyperlipidemia, and irritation and gout
  • Endocrine medicines
  • Chemotherapeutic and immunologic medicines
  • Toxicology
  • distinct matters (perinatal, geriatric, and dermatologic pharmacology)
  • Botanical and "food supplements," and over the counter medicines
  • Prescribing

Also during this edition:

  • Drug precis Tables finish such a lot chapters, delivering a concise precis of an important medicines
  • common recommendations in relation to newly stumbled on receptors, receptor mechanisms, and drug transporters
  • Descriptions of vital new medications, together with monoclonal antibodies

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De quoi sont-ils vraiment morts ?

By Jacques Deblauwe

De quoi sont-ils vraiment morts ou de quelles maladies souffraient-ils ? los angeles médecine fait sans cesse des progrès. Désormais, au vu des records dont on dispose (rapports d'autopsie, témoignages, checks ADN, etc), il est attainable de remettre fondamentalement en reason les diagnostics qu'établirent les médecins d'alors sur los angeles mort de grands personnages. los angeles docteur Jacques Deblauwe s'est ainsi penché sur près d'une trentaine de cas. Et ses découvertes sont saisissantes : Saint Louis n'est pas mort de l. a. peste ni François 1er de l. a. syphilis, comme on l'a toujours dit. L'auteur enrichit aussi nos connaissances : il examine le style de folie dont souffrit Charles VI et les explanations de l'impuissance de Philippe Auguste. Autre découverte : ce fut un infarctus du myocarde qui emporta Charles V en 1380. En se mettant au chevet de l'Histoire, Jacques Deblauwe rouvre ainsi de célèbres dossiers et bouleverse bien des idées acquises.

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Coronary Heart Disease in Clinical Practice

By Satish Mittal

Concise and thorough reference e-book

Affordable e-book for healthcare execs curious about the deal with cardiac sufferers, similar to basic care physicians, nurses and clinical scholars

Offers wide assurance at the topic

Incorporates the newest examine and executive instructions

Discusses points of threat amendment

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Nursing Theories and Nursing Practice ( Third Edition )

Noted theorists and students discover the ancient and modern theories which are the basis of nursing this present day. The third version of this hugely praised booklet meets the wishes of today’s scholars with a brand new concentrate on the types that outline the simplest results and supply the facts that helps nursing perform.

For each one concept, you’ll locate an creation to the theorist, an outline of the theory’s position as a version for nursing perform, and an exam of its software in scientific perform. Readers will know how the idea has been utilized in the previous and assessment it as a version for scientific perform.

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The Only EKG Book You'll Ever Need

This well known and useful textual content provides the entire details clinicians have to use the EKG in daily perform and interpret hypertrophy and expansion, arrhythmias, conduction blocks, pre-excitation syndromes, and myocardial infarction. it's an excellent reference for scientific scholars in ICM classes, condo officials, or an individual at once enthusiastic about sufferer care, even if scholar, instructor, or practitioner.

  • Four-color layout to make types, illustrations and tracings clearer
  • More questions for college attempt generator
  • Numerous new tracings
  • Expanded sections on matters the place new advancements have made deeper knowing attainable together with atrial fibrillation, lengthy QT syndrome, apical ballooning syndrome and more
  • 200 facsimiles of EKG strips
  • Clinical examples to aid scholars get a feeling of the medical use of EKG
  • Numerous case studies
  • Online spouse website with totally searchable textual content and picture financial institution. Plus, an interactive query financial institution for college students, EKG Image with clarification try out financial institution and attempt generator for faculty

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ECG Workout: Exercises in Arrhythmia Interpretation

Grasp the electrocardiography fundamentals and determine arrhythmias properly, with the freshly up to date ECG exercise session, seventh Edition.
 
Fully addressing the most typical arrhythmias, this essentially worded textual content will take you step by step via professional ECG tracing interpretation tools, together with differentiating between rhythm teams, gear use, and administration protocols. this can be the go-to ECG consultant for either pupil education review—perfect for physicians, nurses, scientific and nursing scholars, paramedics, emergency scientific technicians, telemetry technicians, and comparable practitioners.
 
Get a powerful grounding in exact ECG readings with  . . .
 
  • NEW pull-out arrhythmia precis playing cards assist you interpret end-of-chapter perform strips
  • NEW and up to date advanced cardiac existence aid (ACLS) directions integrated in every one arrhythmia chapter
  • NEW and up-to-date figures, packing containers, tables, and extra perform strips
  • Updated assurance of all ECG innovations and abilities, including:
    • Illustrated anatomy and body structure of the heart
    • Electrical foundation of electrocardiology
    • Arrhythmia chapters: sinus, atrial, junctional and AV blocks, ventricular and bundle-branch block rhythms—examples, motives, medical remedies, and perform strips
    • Step-by-step course on reading rhythm strips
    • Components of the ECG tracing: waveforms, periods, segments, complexes, and waveform identification
    • Discussion of cardiac screens, lead platforms, lead placement, ECG artifacts, and troubleshooting computer screen problems
    • Methods for particular expense calculation
    • Discussion of cardiac pacemakers: varieties, symptoms, functionality, pacemaker terminology, malfunctions, and pacemaker research, with perform tracings

    ECG conversion table guarantees particular middle expense calculation with plastic pocket model within again coverSkillbuilder perform strips—more than six hundred life-size ECG tracings:

    • End-of-chapter strips from genuine sufferers, with 3-second signs for rapid-rate calculation, and solutions at again of book
    • A mixture of arrhythmias that can assist you distinguish between types

    Posttest with mixture of greater than a hundred waveform rhythm strips, for scholar checking out or self-evaluation

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Overdiagnosed: Making People Sick in the Pursuit of Health

By H. Gilbert Welch

A advanced internet of things has created the phenomenon of overdiagnosis: the preferred media promotes worry of illness and perpetuates the parable that early, competitive therapy is often top; in an try to steer clear of court cases, medical professionals have began to depart no attempt undone, no abnormality missed; and gains are being made of screenings, scientific methods, and prescription drugs. Revealing the social, clinical, and monetary ramifications of a health-care process that overdiagnoses and overtreats sufferers, Dr. H. Gilbert Welch makes a reasoned demand swap that will shop us discomfort, fear, and money.

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OZONE: A new medical drug

By Velio Bocci

Oxygen-Ozone remedy is a complementary method much less recognized than homeopathy and acupuncture since it has come of age basically 3 a long time in the past. This booklet clarifies that, within the frequently nebulous box of usual drugs, the organic bases of ozone treatment are completely in response to classical biochemistry, physiological and pharmacological wisdom. Ozone is an oxidizing molecule, a type of large energetic oxygen, which, by way of reacting with blood parts generates a couple of chemical messengers answerable for activating the most important organic features similar to oxygen supply, immune activation, free up of hormones and induction of antioxidant enzymes, that is a good estate for correcting the continual oxidative rigidity found in atherosclerosis, diabetes and melanoma. furthermore, through inducing nitric oxide synthase, ozone treatment may well mobilize endogenous stem cells, in order to advertise regeneration of ischemic tissues. the outline of those phenomena bargains the 1st finished photograph for realizing how ozone works and why. while thoroughly used as a true drug inside of healing diversity, ozone remedy doesn't simply doesn't procure hostile results yet yields a sense of well being. part the ebook describes the worth of ozone therapy in numerous illnesses, quite cutanious an infection and vascular illnesses the place ozone particularly behaves as a “wonder drug”. The booklet has been written for medical researchers, physicians and ozone therapists, but additionally for the layman or the sufferer drawn to this remedy.

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Pharmacodynamic Basis of Herbal Medicine

Natural drugs FROM A WESTERN element OF VIEW

Herbal treatments became a significant component in American overall healthiness care. Botanicals like Ginseng, Ma Huang, St. John's Wort, and Valerian at the moment are loved ones phrases in the course of the international. in view that lots of those typical medicinal drugs are bought over-the-counter, usually shoppers mistakenly think that they're thoroughly secure. even though, critical hostile results occasionally happen, in particular while taken along with prescription drugs.

Conversely, pharmacists, pharmacologists, and physicians are extra hesitant to simply accept the useful results of natural medications with out seeing clinical facts. The Pharmacodynamic foundation of natural drugs offers this proof and addresses different very important concerns in a transparent, easy-to-understand demeanour. It breaks down natural medicinal drugs to their molecular point to teach how they convey either their therapeutic advantages and their aspect effects.

MEDICINAL HERBS actually have a USEFULNESS past WHAT THEIR over the counter types PROVIDE.

Pharmacodynamic foundation of natural medication grants a greater knowing of ways common products:

  • Provide a few tremendous necessary medicinal drugs which are tough, if now not very unlikely, to supply commercially by means of artificial means
  • Supply easy compounds which may be transformed a bit of to render them more beneficial or much less toxic
  • Are valuable as prototypes or versions for artificial medicinal drugs owning physiologic actions just like the unique drug
  • Contain compounds that exhibit very little job themselves yet that are transformed through chemical or organic how to produce effective medicines now not simply bought by way of different methods

    REDUCE negative effects AND improve healing EFFICACY

    Whether they take natural drugs for non secular, philosophical, or financial purposes, Western believers are only getting to know what jap civilizations have recognized for hundreds of years. because the use of natural treatments grows exponentially, so too does the need for info on how those herbs truly paintings. writer Manuchair Ebadi, winner of the 2004 college of North Dakota beginning Thomas J. Clifford college success Award for Excellence in study, builds the medical bridge among jap and Western drugs. For a mess of popularly used herbs it demonstrates the worthwhile results and opposed unwanted side effects of natural medications, displaying their activities and results on organ, tissue, mobile, and subcellular degrees. via realizing and utilising the knowledge during this ebook, it is possible for you to to supply more secure and more suitable healing care.

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    Cardiovascular Physiology Concepts

    Now in its moment version, this hugely available monograph lays a starting place for realizing of the underlying suggestions of standard cardiovascular functionality. scholars of drugs and similar disciplines welcome the book’s concise assurance as a pragmatic accomplice or replacement to a extra mechanistically orientated strategy or an encyclopedic body structure textual content. a spotlight on well-established cardiovascular ideas displays contemporary, extensively approved learn from the field.

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