Download E-books A Leg to Stand On PDF

By Oliver Sacks

Dr. Oliver Sacks's books Awakenings, An Anthropologist on Mars and the bestselling The guy Who Mistook His spouse For a Hat were acclaimed for his or her notable compassion within the therapy of sufferers affected with profound issues.
In A Leg to face On, it really is Sacks himself who's the sufferer: an stumble upon with a bull on a desolate mountain in Norway has left him with a seriously broken leg. yet what might be a regimen healing is de facto the start of a wierd clinical trip while he unearths that his leg uncannily now not feels a part of his physique. Sacks's fantastic description of his quandary and eventual restoration is not just an illuminating exam of the event of patienthood and the interior nature of ailment and well-being but additionally a desirable exploration of the actual foundation of id.

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Download E-books The Students Guide to Preparing Dissertations and Theses PDF

This sensible consultant has been designed to aid any scholars who're required to arrange dissertations or theses, both as a part of their classes or in partial success of the necessities for the award of study levels. in response to his personal adventure in educating, the writer has produced a advisor which covers every thing the coed desires to recognize - from format of the name web page to generating a bibliography. transparent examples for every structure and layout feedback are supplied in each bankruptcy.

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Download E-books Sherris Medical Microbiology, Sixth Edition PDF

By Nafees Ahmad

The so much dynamic, accomplished, and student-friendly textual content at the nature of microorganisms and the interesting techniques they hire in generating infections disease

A Doody's center identify for 2015!

For greater than a quarter-of-a-century, no different textual content has defined the hyperlink among microbiology and human sickness states larger than Sherris scientific Microbiology. via a colourful, attractive technique, this vintage provides a superior seize of the importance of etiologic brokers, the pathogenic procedures, epidemiology, and the root of treatment for infectious diseases.

Part I of Sherris scientific Microbiology opens with a non-technical bankruptcy that explains the character of an infection and the an infection brokers. the next 4 chapters offer extra aspect in regards to the immune reaction to an infection and the prevention, epidemiology, and analysis of infectious affliction. elements II via V shape the center of the textual content with chapters at the significant viral, bacterial, fungal, and parasitic illnesses. every one of those sections opens with chapters on uncomplicated biology, pathogenesis, and antimicrobial agents.

Features and studying Aids:

  • 57 chapters that easily and obviously describe the traces of viruses, micro organism, fungi, and parasites which may lead to infectious diseases
  • Explanations of host-parasite courting, dynamics of an infection, and host response
  • A scientific situations with USMLE-style questions concludes each one bankruptcy at the significant viral, bacterial, fungal, and parasitic diseases
  • All tables, photos, and illustrations are in complete color
  • Clinical pills conceal the essence of the disease(s) attributable to significant pathogens
  • Margin Notes spotlight key issues inside a paragraph to facilitate review
  • In addition to the chapter-ending case questions, a set of a hundred perform questions can also be included

Sometime sooner or later, a much better figuring out of present around the globe infectious illness scourges will bring about their regulate. optimistically, you'll find the root for that realizing awarded within the pages of this book.

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Download E-books Atlas of Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia: Expert Consult - Online and Print, 2e PDF

Safely and successfully practice neighborhood nerve blocks with Atlas of Ultrasound-Guided local Anesthesia, 2d Edition. utilizing a wealth of step-by-step movies and images, Dr. Andrew T. grey exhibits you ways to take advantage of the most recent the way to improve the good fortune fee of those techniques.

"I have learn loads of atlas kind books and this is often the most effective such books that i've got noticeable. it's tough to determine the way it should be improved." Reviewed by: N. D. Edwards on behalf of The British magazine of Anaesthesia, Sept 2014 

  • Master crucial strategies via step by step videos
  • demonstrating paravertebral block, transversus abdominis block, psoas nerve block, subgluteal nerve block, and more.

  • Test your knowledge and prepare for the ABA exam with board-style evaluate questions.
  • Ensure right needle placement
  • with various 3D and long-axis perspectives that sincerely depict surrounding structures.

  • Update your skills with thoroughly rewritten chapters on Infraclavicular, Neuraxial, and Cervical Plexus Blocks in addition to solely new chapters on Fascia Iliaca, Anterior Sciatic, Transversus Abdominis airplane (TAP), and Stellate Ganglion Blocks.
  • Review a whole diversity of nerve block techniques in an easy-to-follow, step by step demeanour utilizing new quick-reference precis tables.
  • View author-narrated movies and entry the entire contents online at www.expertconsult.com; assess your knowledge by means of a new "turn labels off" characteristic for every one image.

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Download E-books NMS Obstetrics and Gynecology (National Medical Series for Independent Study) PDF

NMS Obstetrics and Gynecology delivers clinically appropriate content material in quick-review define layout for college students engaged within the obstetrics and gynecology rotation. circumstances, questions, and a accomplished examination mix to supply extra help, no matter if the coed is getting ready for the SHELF examination or USMLE Step 2. Differential prognosis and diagnostic trying out info is well noticeable for speedy evaluation sooner than seeing a sufferer or featuring on rounds. The text's easy-to-navigate, two-color layout positive aspects broad margins for note-taking. 

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Download E-books Atlas of Human Anatomy Volume 1: Head, Neck, Upper Limb (Atlas of Human Anatomy (Sobotta)) PDF

This can be the hot 14th version of the vintage atlas in English with Latin labels. The SOBOTTA Atlas covers the whole macroscopic anatomy in complete aspect and equaled caliber with nearly 2000 figures. The Atlas' association through physique zone corresponds to how you examine on your dissection labs. easy new introductory schemes and normal overviews assist you to appreciate the extra advanced figures and connections - step by means of step.

  • Especially handy
    The quantity 1 is observed by way of a compact brochure with tables on muscle groups, joints, and nerves.
    Reference to the matching tables within the separate desk Booklet
    Vice versa, references are given from the tables to the matching figures
    Cross references to additional matching figures within the Atlas
  • Perfect orientation - the hot navigation system
    Navigation process: The menu shows, the place you definitely are
    Chapters are precise in colour
    "Compass card": hyperlink to figures of adjoining regions
    This means you fast find the sought constitution: arteries, veins and nerves are distinguishable by means of varied colours

    To facilitate the applying of anatomical wisdom to medical perform, the hot SOBOTTA comes with much more scientific figures, together with new imaging ideas (IX-ray, MRT, CT etc.), endoscopic photographs, intraoperative color pictures of internal organs, photographs from sufferers with universal paralyses and extra - designed to be appropriate for any form of curriculum.

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Download E-books Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Physical Principles and Applications PDF

By Vadim Kuperman

This e-book is meant as a text/reference for college kids, researchers, and professors drawn to actual and biomedical purposes of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). either the theoretical and useful points of MRI are emphasised. The publication starts off with a finished dialogue of the Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) phenomenon in line with quantum mechanics and the classical idea of electromagnetism. the 1st 3 chapters of this booklet give you the origin had to comprehend the fundamental features of MR photos, e.g, snapshot distinction, spatial solution, signal-to-noise ratio, universal photograph artifacts. Then MRI functions are thought of within the following 5 chapters. either the theoretical and functional elements of MRI are emphasised. The ebook ends with a dialogue of instrumentation and the foundations of sign detection in MRI.

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Download E-books Madness in Civilization: A Cultural History of Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine PDF

By Andrew Scull

The lack of cause, a feeling of alienation from the common sense international all of us wish to think we inhabit, the shattering emotional turmoil that could grab carry of a few people: those are part of our shared human event no matter what tradition we come from. these days, psychological disturbance is most ordinarily (though now not regularly) considered via a scientific lens, yet humans have additionally continuously sought to make experience of the depredations of insanity via invocations of the spiritual and the supernatural, or to build mental and social bills with the intention to tame the demons of Unreason.

Through twelve chapters geared up chronologically, from antiquity to this day, from the Bible to Freud, from exorcism to mesmerism, from Bedlam to Victorian asylums, from the speculation of humours to fashionable pharmacology, Andrew Scull writes compellingly of the manifestations of insanity, its meanings, its results and our makes an attempt to regard it.

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Download E-books La preuve du paradis - Voyage d'un neurochirurgien dans l'après-vie... PDF

By Eben Alexander

Y-a-t-il une vie après los angeles mort ? Ou plus exactement, est-ce que le Paradis existe ?

Eben Alexander, neurochirurgien à l’esprit rationnel, nous en donne los angeles preuve, après avoir vécu une NDE (expérience de mort imminente). Cet homme de fifty two ans atteste de l’existence du Paradis dans ce livre témoignage, aussi extraordinaire que bouleversant. L’auteur nous invite à partager son voyage dans une autre size, là où il a rencontré des êtres de lumière, très différents de tout ce que l’on peut connaître sur notre planète...

La preuve du paradis, Voyage d'un neurochirurgien dans l'après-vie... est un récit dont l’authenticité a été reconnue par le Dr Raymond Moody, spécialiste renommé de l’au-delà.

•Un best-seller outre-atlantique.

•Un témoignage bouleversant et authentique sur l’après-vie, écrit par un scientifique...

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Download E-books Beating Lyme: Understanding and Treating This Complex and Often Misdiagnosed Disease PDF

By Constance A. Bean

Greater than 30 years after it was once first clinically determined, Lyme illness continues to be one among our so much misunderstood health problems. This often misdiagnosed an infection is spreading at an alarming fee and, if no longer handled early, may cause debilitating symp­toms. greater than 1.7 million humans within the usa, etc in Europe and Asia, presently have Lyme and are unaware or cannot locate the precise therapy. eventually, Beating Lyme bargains those that fight with it the tips to get the assistance they wish. A revered wellbeing and fitness writer and educator, Constance Bean is an expert in this elusive ailment. In 1993 she used to be clinically determined with Lyme and has spent the earlier 14 years studying its remedies and diagnoses. In Beating Lyme readers will locate comforting, hard-won recommendation on such issues as: • what Lyme is and the way to acknowledge the indicators • what to do after a tick chunk • easy methods to shield friends and family • how one can get the simplest therapy and what to do if assurance will not conceal it • dwelling with long term Lyme illness Compassionate and punctiliously researched, this can be a ebook that might support either medical professionals and sufferers comprehend and overcome this advanced sickness.

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