Mahmut Nedim Doral, Reha N. Tandogan, Gideon Mann, Rene Verdonk - Sports Injuries: Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Rehabilitation Published: 2011-11-07 | ISBN: 3642156290 | PDF | 1247 pages | 59 MB
In recent years, research studies into sports injuries have provided healthcare professionals with a better understanding of their etiology and natural history. On this basis, novel concepts in the diagnosis and management of these conditions are now being explored. This timely book offers a complete guide to the latest knowledge on the diagnosis and treatment of the full range of possible sports injuries. Individual sections are devoted to biomechanics, injury prevention, and the still emerging treatment role of growth factors, which foster more rapid tissue healing. Sports injuries of each body region are then examined in detail, with special attention to diagnostic issues and the most modern treatment techniques. In addition, pediatric sports injuries, extreme sports injuries, the role of physiotherapy, and future developments are extensively discussed. All who are involved in the care of patients with sports injuries will find this textbook to be an invaluable, comprehensive, and up-to-date reference.
Hospital Images: A Clinical Atlas by Paul Aronowitz English | ISBN: 0470501014 | 2012 | 280 pages | PDF | 7,4 MB
This gorgeous, full-color atlas and case-book presents more than sixty cases with over one hundred associated, super high-quality clinical images that a physician needs to be able to rapidly recognize and know for accurate, expedient diagnosis and treatment.
Problem Solving in Acute Oncology English | ISBN: 1846921082 | 2013 | 256 pages | PDF | 17 MB
In the United Kingdom there has been increasing attention paid to the needs of patients who present acutely with problems related to the diagnosis and management of cancer, complications of their cancer, complications of their treatment or who require appropriate symptom control or palliative care.
The Metabolic Syndrome, 2nd Edition by Christopher D. Byrne and Sarah H. Wild English | ISBN: 1444336584 | 2011 | 384 pages | PDF | 5,7 MB
The Metabolic Syndrome is a valuable reference text, covering all aspects of the metabolic syndrome and its constituent diseases including inflammation, oxidation and adipocytokines. This book explains the aetiology, pathogenesis and clinical treatment of all risk factors as well as the relationship with diabetes, non alcoholic fatty liver disease, polycystic ovary syndrome and coronary heart disease.
"Pain and Treatment" ed. by Gabor B. Racz and Carl E. Noe InTAvE | 2014 | ISBN: 9535116290 9789535116295 | 329 pages | PDF | 14 MB
This volume reflects the evolution of the field including new topics for historical relevance regarding the changing attitudes towards opioid prescription and use. The book points out that the realization of liberalizing use is almost uncontrollably linked to unnecessary patient death.
Medicinal Chemistry Approaches to Personalized Medicine By Karen Lackey, Bruce Roth, Raimund Mannhold, Hugo Kubinyi, Gerd Folkers 2013 | 408 Pages | ISBN: 3527333940 | PDF | 14 MB
Edited by two renowned medicinal chemists who have pioneered the development of personalized therapies in their respective fields, this authoritative analysis of what is already possible is the first of its kind, and the only one to focus on drug development issues. Numerous case studies from the first generation of "personalized drugs" are presented, highlighting the challenges and opportunities for pharmaceutical development. While the majority of these examples are taken from the field of cancer treatment, other key emerging areas, such as neurosciences and inflammation, are also covered. With its careful balance of current and future approaches, this handbook is a prime knowledge source for every drug developer, and one that will remain up to date for some time to come. From the content: ? Discovery of Predictive Biomarkers for Anticancer Drugs ? Discovery and Development of Vemurafenib ? Targeting Basal–Cell Carcinoma ? G–Quadruplexes as Therapeutic Targets in Cancer ? From Human Genetics to Drug Candidates: An Industrial Perspective on LRRK2 Inhibition as a Treatment for Parkinson?s Disease ? Therapeutic Potential of Kinases in Asthma ? DNA Damage Repair Pathways and Synthetic Lethality ? Medicinal Chemistry in the Context of the Human Genome and many more
Joan M. Farrell, Neele Reiss and Ida A. Shaw, "The Schema Therapy Clinician's Guide: A Complete Resource for Building and Delivering Individual, Group and Integrated Schema Mode Treatment Programs" English | ISBN: 111850917X, 1118509188 | 2014 | 350 pages | PDF | 3 MB
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine (6 Volume Set) (4th Edition) by Laurie J. Fundukian English | Publisher: Gale (2011) | ISBN: 1414486464 | Edition: 4 | PDF | Pages: 5210 | 132 MB
The updated edition of this authoritative, comprehensive, in-depth medical guide features information on more than 1,700 medical topics in language accessible to adult laypersons. Disease/disorder articles typically cover definition; description; causes and symptoms; diagnosis; treatments; prevention; and more. Test/treatment articles typically cover definition; purposes; precautions; preparation; risks; normal and abnormal results; and much more. Biographical and historical sidebars appear throughout the text. This edition includes new entries, updated entries, approximately 650 color images and illustrations, and a comprehensive subject index. Previous edition also available.