Category Archives: Libros en Inglés
2. BASIC PRINCIPLES
Characteristics of Ultrasound
Updated and revised, this new edition of Caplan’s Stroke continues to provide a concise and pragmatic approach to the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of adult and pediatric stroke patients. Dr. Caplana highly esteemed stroke authority shares with you his vast experience and wisdom as a stroke clinician, including his time-tested strategies and unique clinical pearls that you can implement into your own practice.
* Coverage of the complete breadth of the specialty broadens your knowledge base.
* A discussion on the basic science that underpins clinical nephrology prepares you for certification or recertification.
* A comprehensive selection of the most important sources in nephrology expands your reference needs.
The Central Nervous System: Structure and Function, Fourth Edition continues the tradition of one of the most respected textbooks in clinical neuroscience by providing medical students the knowledge and understanding of neuroscience as a basis for clinical thinking.
1. Fetal Assessment and Prenatal Diagnosis
2. Diabetes Mellitus / Thyroid Disorders / Preeclampsia and Related Conditions
3. Assessment of the Newborn: History and Physical Examination of the Newborn / Identifying the High-Risk Newborn and Evaluating Gestational Age, Prematurity, Postmaturity, Large-for-Gestational-Age, and Small-for-Gestational-Age Infants
4. Resuscitation in the Delivery Room
Written by practising physicians specializing in pediatric hematology, neonatology, immunology, pediatric infectious disease and transfusion medicine, this is a practical guide to the pathogenesis, recognition and management of hematologic problems in the neonate. The focus is on clinical issues encountered by pediatric specialists, and there are chapters devoted to disorders of leukocytes, platelets, procoagulant and anticoagulant proteins, and disorders of red blood cells.
Formulate treatment plans with confidence when you consult Sleep Disorders in Neurology, a helpful overview of both common and rare neurological disorders that are frequently accompanied by significant sleep disturbances. This concise guide explains when to consult a sleep specialist in managing a particular sleep disorder and draws on the expertise of neurologists who specialize in the disorders under discussion.
Standing over the autopsy table gives you an unparalleled perspective on every element of the autopsy procedure. Remarkable details of disease and injury appear right before your eyes, presenting a complete picture that leads you in the direction of death. Now, those striking images have been taken from the table to the text in the only full-color guide to all aspects of the autopsy.
1 Complexes and intervals
2 Mean QRS axis determination
3 The normal electrocardiogram
Self-Assessment Test One
4 Intraventricular conduction defects
5 Myocardial ischemia and infarction
Self-Assessment Test Two
6 Chamber enlargement and hypertrophy
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