Category Archives: Libros en Inglés
Get quick answers to the most important clinical questions with Duke’s Anesthesia Secrets, 5th Edition! Authors James Duke, MD and Brian M. Keech, MD present this easytoread, bestselling resource that uses the popular and trusted Secrets Series Q&A format. It provides rapid access to the practical, “inthetrenches” knowhow you need to succeed – both in practice and on board and recertification exams.
Section 1: Basics of Patient Management
Chapter 1. Guide to the ABFM Examination
Chapter 2. Community and Preventive Medicine
Chapter 3. Cardiology
Chapter 4. Endocrinology
Chapter 5. Gastroenterology
Chapter 6. Infectious Diseases
Chapter 7. Hematology/Oncology
Providing a solid foundation in the normal development of functional movement, Functional Movement Development Across the Life Span, 3rd Edition helps you recognize and understand movement disorders and effectively manage patients with abnormal motor function. It begins with coverage of basic theory, motor development and motor control, and evaluation of function, then discusses the body systems contributing to functional movement, and defines functional movement outcomes in terms of age, vital functions, posture and balance, locomotion, prehension, and health and illness.
For beginners in pathology, for whom this textbook is primarily meant, a balanced approach for learning of pathology is recommended i.e. the students must learn basic morphologic pathology including recent knowledge of etiology and pathogenesis of diseases, and simultaneously they should know the contribution of modern diagnostic techniques mentioned above towards achieving the goal of an objective ‘final diagnosis’ that is prognostically relevant as well. This philosophy for teaching and learning of pathology has been followed in the present edition but without disturbing the basic format of the book.
A longtime bestseller, this fully updated edition of Clinical Examination is a must for student clinicians. It addresses the core principles and clinical skills underpinning diagnosis for safe, effective medical practice, and breaks down body systems into a logical framework focusing on the history, clinical examination and correlation between physical signs and disease for each. Its patientcentric, evidencebased approach will help students navigate from first impressions to the end of consultation.
This allencompassing, fourcolor text, updated to the new Second Edition, is designed to make you a fully advanced interpreter of ECGs. Whether you are paramedic, nurse, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, medical student, or physician wanting to learn or brush up on your knowledge of electrocardiography, this book will meet your needs.
12Lead ECG: The Art of Interpretation, Second Edition takes the complex subject of electrocardiography and presents it in a simple, innovative, 3level approach. Level 1 provides basic information for those with minimal experience interpreting ECGs.
The Routledge Spanish Bilingual Dictionary of Psychology and Psychiatry contains over 100,000 entries making this the most comprehensive and uptodate dictionary of its kind. The Dictionary provides concise, comprehensive and current coverage of every word or phrase used in the study and practice of psychiatry and psychology. This valuable reference tool covers all disciplines and subdisciplines, both researchbased and clinical. This is a vital resource to those in the healthcare professions, to academicians and to those who work in translation and/or interpretation, healthcare and the law who are in contact with the English and Spanish speaking communities.
A new ninth edition of the internationallyrecognized reference book that sets the standard in the fastchanging field of clinical microbiology. For over thirtyfive years, the Manual of Clinical Microbiology has been the touchstone for generations of clinical microbiologists, laboratory technologists, and infectious disease specialists. Now comes the most complete version yet–the updated and expanded ninth edition. As the field of clinical microbiology continues to change, the ninth edition of the Manual of Clinical Microbiology has been revised and rewritten to incorporate the most current clinical and laboratory information.
The first comprehensive, multispecialty text on ultrasound guidance in interventional procedures, this book uses the authors extensive clinical experience to provide a full overview of modern interventional ultrasound. For all practitioners, whether new to the procedures or already using them, Interventional Ultrasound offers expert advice and solutions to commonly encountered questions and problems.
The goals for the second edition of Textbook of Immunology are to provide a brief, accurate and updated presentation of those aspects of immunology that are of particular significance in the fields of clinical infections,
diagnostic immunology, vaccinology, transplantation immunology and in other allied fields of biological sciences.
• Presents an updated and complete textbook in all aspects.
PART I: An Overview of the Approach to and Organization of Critical Care
Chapter 1. Approach to Critical Care
Chapter 2. Assessing CostEffectiveness in the ICU
Chapter 3. Improving the Quality of Care in the ICU
Chapter 4. Infection Control and Surveillance in the Intensive Care Unit
Chapter 5. Legal Issues in Critical Care
ImageGuided Neurosurgery provides readers with an update on the revolutionary improvements in imaging and visualization relating to neurosurgery. From the development of the pneumoencephalogram, to the operating microscope, to cross sectional imaging with CT and later MRI, to stereotaxy and neuronavigation, the ability to visualize the pathology and surrounding neural structures has been the driving factor leading surgical innovation and improved outcomes.
Brain Injury: Applications from War and Terrorism is a singleauthored book written by a worldclass neuroradiologist with extensive experience in traumatic brain injury (TBI). It features six graphicintense chapters depicting and expounding upon the complexity of TBI. Culled from nearly three decades of studying civilian TBI and five years of intensive study of TBI sustained from combat, terrorism, and natural disasters, this work is an exhaustive and innovative authority on the current approaches and applications of civilian and combat TBI. The text is sectored into six chapters based on pathophysiology, each augmented with numerous images and illustrations. The book gives special attention to neuroimaging, but is reinforced with relevant clinical correlation.
Orthopaedic surgeons require not only an understanding of anatomy and clinical sciences, and competence in surgical skills, but also a strong foundation in biomechanics. The application of biomechanics plays an increasing role in modern orthopaedics; for example, correct decisions about the mode of treatment and choice of implants are just as important as operating precisely to reach a specific anatomical landmark. This book simplifies the core principles in orthopaedic biomechanics, giving readers the solid grounding they need to flourish in the specialty. Each topic is covered in a discrete, doublepage spread, featuring concise text accompanied by illustrations or tables to give readers a solid understanding of the concepts discussed.
Featuring hundreds of fullcolor photomicrographs, Rodak’s Hematology: Clinical Principles and Applications, 5th Edition prepares you for a job in the clinical lab by exploring the essential aspects of hematology. It shows how to accurately identify cells, simplifies hemostasis and thrombosis concepts, and covers normal hematopoiesis through diseases of erythroid, myeloid, lymphoid, and megakaryocytic origins. This text also makes it easy to understand complementary testing areas such as flow cytometry, cytogenetics, and molecular diagnostics.
Management of tumor patients now relies on new individualized approaches to treatment, requiring extensive knowledge of the molecular makeup of tumors. Updated and expanded, the third edition of Atlas of Differential Diagnosis in Neoplastic Hematopathology examines not only the differential diagnosis but also the detailed
morphologic, immunophenotypic, and especially genetic characteristics of the majority of hematolymphoid malignancies.
General Histologic and Cytologic Features
An essential pocket reference for paediatric emergency medicine. This is a practical, synoptic resuscitation aid
providing comprehensive guidelines about equipment sizes and drug doses, including how to prepare, dilute and
administer drugs in the emergency room.
What’s covered in the book:
Practical pharmacology in children
Overcoming medication errors in the Emergency Department
Paediatric resuscitation and teamwork
When seconds count, turn to the resource that provides easytofind, easytofollow guidelines for the essential procedures you’re likely to use in today’s Emergency Department. Essential Emergency Procedures, 2nd Edition delivers the information you need using a consistent, bulleted, outline format, so you can find what you’re looking for quickly and easily. Abundantly illustrated in full color, it guides you step by step through nearly 100 adult and pediatric procedures.