Category Archives: Libros en Inglés
The latest edition of this highly successful text, covers the major advances in the methods used in cellular and molecular pathology. In recent years, knowledge of the molecular organization of the cell has led to the development of powerful new techniques that bring greater accuracy and objectives to the diagnosis, prognosis and management of many diseases and to the study of pathological states.
Chapter 1 Function & Structure of the Respiratory System
Chapter 2 Mechanics of Breathing
Chapter 3 Alveolar Ventilation
Chapter 4 Blood Flow to the Lung
Chapter 5 Ventilation-Perfusion Relationships
Chapter 6 Diffusion of Gases
Chapter 7 The Transport of Oxygen & Carbon Dioxide in the Blood
Osteoporosis may be defined as a reduction in bone mass per unit volume such that fractures may occur with minimal trauma. It is the most common metabolic bone disease in the Western world. There are many causes, but by far the most common and most important is postmenopausal osteoporosis, which affects most women by the end of their lives. However, despite an increasing awareness of the importance of osteoporosis in some sections of the population, many women are still not sufficiently aware of the condition,
Applied Radiological Anatomy for Medical Students is the definitive atlas of human anatomy, utilizing the complete range of imaging modalities to describe normal anatomy and radiological findings. Initial chapters describe all imaging techniques and introduce the principles of image interpretation.
The New Edition of this comprehensive, highly respected reference encompasses the entire current state of knowledge about obstetric anesthesia. Edited by a leading authority in the field, it covers everything from basic science…through the various anesthesia techniques for labor and delivery…to the full range of anesthetic and obstetric complications, as well as medical disorders during pregnancy.
This new edition of the universally acclaimed and widely-used textbook on fungal biology has been completely re-written, drawing directly on the authors’ research and teaching experience. The text takes account of the rapid and exciting progress that has been made in the taxonomy, cell and molecular biology, biochemistry, pathology and ecology of the fungi. Features of taxonomic relevance are integrated with natural functions, including their relevance to human affairs.
This illustrated atlas of cytopathology aims to cover the material necessary for trainee cytologists, histopathologists and cytology MLSOs. Cytology is an expanding topic now compulsory for MRCPath and essential for many screening programmes.
This will be the fifth edition of successful clinical manual aimed at all practitioners treating children with cancer and blood diseases, such as leukemia, anemia, and bone marrow failure. As with previous editions, this edition will be a comprehensive book on patient management, replete with algorithms and flow diagrams on diagnosis and management. Its concise and easy-to-read format will enable readers to make accurate diagnoses and permit them to treat patients even if they have not had extensive previous hematologic or oncologic experience.
The latest edition of this highly acclaimed textbook, provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the science and medical applications of biopharmaceutical products. Biopharmaceuticals refers to pharmaceutical substances derived from biological sources, and increasingly, it is synonymous with ‘newer’ pharmaceutical substances derived from genetic engineering or hybridoma technology. This superbly written review of the important areas of investigation in the field, covers drug production, plus the biochemical and molecular
Full coverage of all treatment modalities –chemotherapy, monoclonal antibodies, and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Strong background chapters that offer guidance on how to address treatment complications and other supportive care issues.
A detailed, regimen-based orientation in each chapter.
As with the previous editions, the superb full-colour cadaver sections are compared with CT and MRI images, with accompanying, labelled line diagrams. Many of the radiological images have been replaced with new examples, taken on the most up-to date equipment to ensure excellent visualisation of the anatomy. Completely new page spreads have been added to improve the book’s coverage, including images taken using multidetector CT technology, and some beautiful 3D volume rendered CT images.
This text encompasses all aspects of Hodgkin’s disease, non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas, and related disorders. Designed to be the “Bible” for both clinicians and scientists who deal with lymphoma, the book is packed with useful summary tables and abundant illustrations and translates cutting-edge discoveries into state-of-the-art management guidelines. The preeminent names in research and practice bring together today’s entire spectrum of knowledge–from epidemiology,
Family history of eye disease.
Measurement of Vision and Refraction.
This new volume in the Surgical Foundations series delivers need-to-know, current information in breast surgery in an exceptionally economical and user-friendly format. Coverage encompasses everything from anatomy and physiology, evaluation of breast symptoms…to discussions of breast cancer risk and management of breast cancer, equipping you to face any challenge with confidence. Whether reviewing key material in preparation for a procedure or studying for the boards, this is an invaluable resource in training and practice.
In its 16th Edition, this widely acclaimed book has evolved and expanded into the ‘Drug Eruptions and Reactions Manual’ (D.E.R.M.) – an authoritative guide to adverse drug reactions and reaction patterns. With improved adverse-events listing and a new classification system for reaction patterns, Litt’s D.E.R.M. is a valuable resource for anyone dealing with drug prescription. The intuitive look up format and comprehensive coverage make it a helpful diagnostic aid for medical practitioners and an important reference tool for educators, lecturers, pharmacists and students.
Over 200 researchers and practitioners provide ready access to more than 5,000 primary literature citations and hard-to-find research on
* gene therapy
* health service delivery models
* best practices documents
* pharmaceutical software development
* legal controversies, ethical issues, and court rulings
Provides succinct information on ECG abnormalities and their etiologic differential diagnoses and much more.
1. Evolution of Psychiatric Diagnosis
2. Mood (Affective) Disorders
3. Schizophrenic Disorders
4. Panic Disorder and Phobias
5. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
6. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
7. Eating Disorders
8. Somatization Disorder (Hysteria)