Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Movement Disorders

Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Movement Disorders is the first book to focus in detail on MRI in a range of movement disorders. Since MRI was first employed in imaging Parkinson's disease, the number of imaging techniques and their application in diagnosis and management has extended widely. The book shows various imaging strategies ranging from functional, structural and chemical methods as they relate to both motor and non-motor asp...

Tomografia Corneal Basada En La Elevacion, 2nd edition

CONTENIDO Capitulo 1: Introduccion y Vision General Capitulo 2: Evolucion de las Imagenes Topograficas / Tomograficas Capitulo 3: Comprendiendo la Tomografia Basada en la Elevacion: Como se Presentan los Datos de Elevacion Capitulo 4: La Importancia de Comprender la Superficie de Referencia Capitulo 5: Configuracion Sugerida y Guias para Deteccion Capitulo 6: Datos Normativos para el Oculus Pentacam Capitulo 7: Evaluacion Paquimetric...

Evidence-Based Practice: An Integrative Approach to Research, Administration and Practice

Evidence-Based Practice: An Integrative Approach to Research, Administration, and Practice is an excellent reference for interdisciplinary education and clinical agencies, as well as disciplines focused on translating research evidence to quality practices. The authors provide sound information on the research process and critical appraisal, and use a unique integrative collaborative approach to apply these principles. They also deve...

Flesh and Blood: Organ Transplantation and Blood Transfusion in 20th Century America

Organ transplantation is one of the most dramatic interventions in modern medicine. Since the 1950s thousands of people have lived with 'new' hearts, kidneys, lungs, corneas, and other organs and tissues transplanted into their bodies. From the beginning, though, there was simply a problem: surgeons often encountered shortages of people willing and able to give their organs and tissues. To overcome this problem, they often brokered f...

USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2017: Anatomy

The only official Kaplan Lecture Notes for USMLE Step 1 cover the comprehensive information you need to ace the exam and match into the residency of your choice. * Up-to-date: Updated annually by Kaplan’s all-star faculty * Integrated: Packed with clinical correlations and bridges between disciplines * Learner-efficient: Organized in outline format with high-yield summary boxes * Trusted: Used by thousands of students each year to su...

Mohs and Cutaneous Surgery: Maximizing Aesthetic Outcomes

Achieving the best aesthetic results in Mohs and other cutaneous surgery requires proper patient selection, careful surgical technique, and meticulous postoperative care. Yet despite the best efforts of both surgeon and patient, complications may develop, sometimes resulting in suboptimal or objectionable scarring. Mohs and Cutaneous Surgery: Maximizing Aesthetic Outcomes describes in detail the techniques and procedures that help ac...

Management of Adrenal Masses in Children and Adults

This book is designed to present a comprehensive and state-of the-art approach to the management of adrenal neoplasms that provides a resource to the broad group of providers that will encounter such a patient. Sections address issues that are faced by providers who encounter a patient with an adrenal neoplasm. These areas include an overview of the genetic basis and familial cancer syndrome-associated with adrenal neoplasms, pathobi...

Clinical Neuroanatomy, 27th Edition

A streamlined, comprehensive synopsis of neuroanatomy and its functional and clinical applications For more than seventy years, Clinical Neuroanatomy has been the best way for medical students, residents, trainees in health-related fields, and clinicians in practice to gain an understanding of neuroanatomy, its functional underpinnings, and its relationship to the clinic. Emphasizing the important concepts, facts, and structures, thi...

Gynaecologic Cancer: A Handbook for Students and Practitioners

Gynaecologic oncology is one of the most important subjects in gynaecology and a very challenging field. The management of patients with gynaecological cancers is complex, as the impact of the outcome of such cancers can be critical. This handbook covers the basics of carcinogenesis and the advances in the prevention and management of all gynaecologic cancers, including breast cancer. Gynaecologic oncology has always been perceived a...

Podocytopathy (Contributions to Nephrology, Vol. 183)

The podocyte is a key cell that forms the last barrier of the kidney filtration unit. One of the most exciting developments in the field of nephrology in the last decade has been the elucidation of its biology and its role in the pathophysiology of inherited and acquired glomerular disease, termed podocytopathy. In this publication, world-renowned experts summarize the most recent findings and advances in the field: they describe the...