Lange Q&a: Mammography Examination, 3rd Edition

Everything you need to ace the ARRT Mammography Exam in one complete study package! This comprehensive study guide for the ARRT’s Mammography Examination summarizes the mammography curriculum in a concise, readable format and includes 450 ARRT-style questions plus two complete practice exams to give radiographic technicians the practice they need to pass the registry examination with flying colors. This powerful study aid also includ...

Complementary And Alternative Veterinary Medicine Considered

I highly recommend this book to anyone who might be considering using "alternative" therapies on their animals and to veterinarians in general. Dr. Ramey discusses the historical development of scientific medicine and the development and resurgence of unproven and implausible treatments. Don't let the proponents of "alternative", "integrative" or "complementary" treatments fool you. There is really only medicine for which we have evi...

Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)

Now thoroughly updated and revised, this best-selling volume in the popular Step-Up series provides a high-yield review of medicine, ideal for preparing for clerkships or clinical rotations, shelf exams, and the USMLE Step 2. Clinical pearls, full-color illustrations, and “Quick Hits” provide essential information in an efficient, easy-to-remember manner, perfect for medical, physician assistant, and nurse practitioner students. Step...

Translational Admet For Drug Therapy: Principles, Methods, And Pharmaceutical Applications

Absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion, and toxicity (ADMET) are among the most critical factors that affect pharmacological response and drug safety. Preclinical and clinical tools and proof-of-concept investigations can improve drug design and make clinical investigations of drug candidate progress more effective. The correlation between in vitro, in vivo, and in silico ADMET data can further translate the pharmacokinetics...

Case Studies In Pain Management

Edited by internationally recognized pain experts, this unique book describes 73 real life clinical cases, each followed by discussion of pathogenesis, work-up, differential diagnosis and treatment options. Cases are divided into seven sub-topics: neurologic disorders, spinal disorders, musculoskeletal pain, visceral pain, headache and facial pain, cancer pain, and special topics such as pain in children and older adults. Discussions...

The Handbook Of Contraception

This book presents an up-to-date and comprehensive review of female contraception. It offers an extensive overview of contraception types, including oral, injectable, emergency, and various cervical barrier contraceptives, as well as behavioral and sterilization methods, and discusses the clinical effectiveness, advantages, disadvantages, side effects, and mechanisms of action of each method. Thoroughly revised and updated, the secon...

Modern Techniques For Pathogen Detection

This book gives a comprehensive overview of common and modern techniques for pathogen diagnostics. The first chapter provides an outline of unmet medical needs in life-threatening infections followed by an overview of routine identification methods currently used, including their background, strengths and weaknesses, as well as a comparison to newer methods. The following chapters then cover novel methods already widelyused and their...

The Tobacco Epidemic (Progress in Respiratory Research)

The clinical, public health and political aspects of tobacco smoking This completely revised and enlarged 2nd edition of The Tobacco Epidemic provides a comprehensive update of the clinical, public health and political aspects of tobacco smoking. Since its 1st edition in 1997, knowledge on the health hazards of tobacco and nicotine addiction has increased considerably, but recent data has shown that the global problem has become more...

Chronic Kidney Diseases – Recent Advances In Clinical And Basic Research

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a growing worldwide public health problem resulting from the increasing number of patients with diabetes and hypertension, but also from the aging of the population. As the pathology associated with CKD appears to become more complex with age, it is essential to improve the prognosis of patients suffering from CKD by developing effective measures to prevent and control complications for the elderly. Th...

What Really Causes Aids

If you have AIDS or Hepatitis C, this book is a MUST READ! Important nutritional guidelines for improving immunity and improving the symptoms of AIDS dramatically. The solutions are simple and inexpensive. I am a nurse who is passionate about doing something about the AIDS epidemic. I greatly admire this man and his work. What Really Causes AIDS is a blueprint for preventing AIDS, based on a new model of how HIV-1 causes this disease...