Category Archives: Libros en Inglés
The renowned Principles and Practice of Geriatric Psychiatry, now in its third edition, addresses the social and biological concepts of geriatric mental health from an international perspective. Featuring contributions by distinguished authors from around the world, the book offers a distinctive angle on issues in this continually developing discipline.
PART A: HISTORICAL BACKGROUND.
1. A Conceptual History in the Nineteenth Century
2. The Development of Old Age Psychiatry in the UK
The Color Atlas of Pediatrics features more than 1,800 fullcolor photographs to help you visually diagnose a wide variety of common and uncommon conditions and disorders spanning the entire pediatric spectrum.
This superb collection of clinical images is supported by concise, evidencebased treatment recommendations presented in easytoapply bulleted text. Each chapter begins with a patient story that ties the photographs to reallife patients.
Coverage for conditions includes:
Etiology and Pathophysiology
Textbook of Geriatric Dentistry, Third Edition provides a comprehensive review of the aging process and its relevance to oral health and dentistry. Now in full colour, this third edition has been fully revised and updated with new material encompassing recent research and clinical developments within geriatric dentistry. Written in a clear and accessible style, this is an essential guide to geriatric dental practice for undergraduate and postgraduate dentistry students and practicing clinicians alike.
1. Demography – impact of an expanding elderly population
2. Biological and physiological aspects of aging
Master the full spectrum of “body sculpting” procedures with Body Contouring and Liposuction by J Peter Rubin, MD, FACS, Mark L Jewell, MD, Dirk Richter, MD, PhD, and Carlos O Uebel, MD, PhD! From fat grafts and liposuction through total body lift following massive weight loss surgery, fullcolor photos and procedural videos show you exactly how to proceed, step by step, and achieve gratifying results.
Body contouring surgery – a fifty year perspective
Part 1: Patient evaluation and safety
This comprehensive atlas of tracings of polysomnographic studies covers the technical aspects of conducting studies, and includes the features of the various adult and pediatric sleep disorders.
1. Polysomnographic Recording Technique
2. Electroencephalography for the Sleep Specialist
3. Sleep Stages and Scoring Technique
4. SleepDisordered Breathing and Scoring
5. Basic Circadian Rhythms and Circadian Sleep Disorders
6. Hypnogram Analysis
In this fully updated thirteenth edition, Simpson’s Forensic Medicine remains the world’s leading introductory text in the field of forensic medicine. It presents all that the generalist or student needs to know about the interface between medicine and the law, including medical examination of the living and the dead as part of a criminal investigation, toxicology, forensic science, the legal obligations and ethical responsibilities of doctors in the forensic setting, and more.
The text focuses on general principles, and so is relevant internationally – examples specific to any particular legal system have been avoided where possible. New authorship brings a fresh and modern perspective to the subject, and – for the first time – all images from the book are available to view on the book’s website.
Update your understanding of musculoskeletal imaging techniques and their applications, while sharpening your interpretive skills. MRI of the Musculoskeletal System, Sixth Edition, delivers comprehensive, abundantly illustrated coverage of all aspects of MR musculoskeletal imaging—beginning with basic principles of interpretation, physics, and terminology—before moving through a systematic presentation of disease states in each body region. The text includes vital information on the latest technologies, contrast agents, patient sedation, and visual interpretation of results.
Presented in a clear and easytouse format, this book provides basic assessment of neuromuscular conditions and an overview of techniques specific to deep tissue massage. The most commonly used techniques are covered with illustrations and hints for performing techniques. The bulk of the book presents treatment routines for the 22 most commonly encountered neuromuscular conditions. Routines are outlined stepbystep and clearly describe exactly what therapists need to do to treat a particular condition.
Key Features Excellent organization and standard layout for each condition makes information easy to find and follow.
DC Dutta’s Textbook of Obstetrics is the eighth edition of this comprehensive and highly illustrated textbook.
Thoroughly revised and updated, the book spans 42 chapters, incorporating new material and the latest advances in the field of obstetrics. New topics in this edition include prenatal genetic counselling, screening and diagnosis, whilst progress in technology is recognised with the inclusion of Doppler studies, MR images, microphotographs, data graphs and laparoscopic images. This highly detailed book is formatted for ease of reference, with expanded contents and index, and colour coded headings and key points at the end of every chapter, highlighting essential information.
The chapter authors work in the major hospital treating H1N1 influenza and provide firsthand clinical data and their scientific analysis Each case is presented together with DR, CT and MRT imagery, pathological and histological figures, and immunohistochemical and electroscopic figures in one page.
Provides valuable diagnosis and research expertise for a new epidemic in the area of acute respiratory infections.
A novel strain of influenza A (H1N1) virus emerged and an outbreak of influenza A (H1N1) occurred worldwide in 2009 and 2010, posing a severe threat to the health of human beings. The two Editors work together in Beijing.