Category Archives: Libros en Inglés
The advances in neuroscience since publication of the third edition have been nothing short of breathtaking. The elucidation of the human genome has lived up to its promise to “change everything” we know about our brains. We now have insight into how neurons differ at the molecular level, and this knowledge has been exploited to develop revolutionary technologies to trace their connections and interrogate their functions.
The genetic basis for many neurological and psychiatric diseases has been revealed. The methods of genetic engineering have made it possible to create animal models to examine how genes and genetically defi ned circuits contribute to brain function.
Atlas is an ideal companion to any embryology text and a source for USMLE review. Includes abundant color hand-drawn illustrations taken from Dr. Frank H. Netter”s series of systematic monographs. Also includes 40 new illustrations, descriptive image captions, and appendix summary of major congenital anomalies.
We wrote the first edition of Step-Up to Medicine during our third year of medical school because we could not find a review book that was concise, yet covered the breadth of pathology encountered during the internal medicine clerkship and the corresponding NBME shelf examinations. Our goal was to create a single “study tool” to spare medical students the hassle and expense of trying to extract pertinent information from multiple sources.
Now in its fourth edition, Step-Up to Medicine has been completely revised based on extensive feedback by both faculty and students.
Examination Paediatrics, is designed to assist candidates to pass clinical examinations in paediatrics, particularly at post-graduate level.This book is written for candidates preparing for the Fellowship Examination of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (Australian & New Zealand candidates and candidates taking the Australian Examination in other countries), and candidates preparing for the Membership Examination for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) (Part II) (MRCPCH).
Principles of Pharmacology: The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy, 4th edition – David E. Golan
Highly regarded by both students and instructors, Principles of Pharmacology: The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy, 4th Edition, offers an integrated mechanism-based and systems-based approach to contemporary pharmacology and drug development. An easy-to-follow format helps first- and second-year students grasp challenging concepts quickly and efficiently. Each chapter presents a clinical vignette illustrating a therapeutic problem within a physiologic or biochemical system; followed by a discussion of the biochemistry, physiology, and pathophysiology of the system; and concluding with a presentation of the pharmacology of the drugs and drug classes that activate or inhibit the system by interacting with specific molecular and cellular targets.
Step-by-step, illustrated guidance on common and difficult microsurgery procedures from the world’s greatest surgeons Operative Microsurgery is a practical, full-color procedural guide that focuses on surgery of the head, neck, limbs, and trunk. Written to be the definitive work on the subject, this groundbreaking text features chapter authors who are world-renowned experts in the field of microsurgery. Enriched by an extensive collection of full-color atlas-style photographs and illustrations demonstrating dozens of procedures, Operative Microsurgery is divided into 86 chapters, most of which describe a specific operative technique and include all the expert guidance necessary to successfully perform the procedure.
Publication of the 2015 American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) marks 49 years since the first CPR guidelines were published in 1966 by an Ad Hoc Committee on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation established by the National Academy of Sciences of the National Research Council. Since that time, periodic revisions to the Guidelines have been published by the AHA in 1974, 1980, 1986, 1992, 2000, 2005, 2010, and now 2015. The 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC provided a comprehensive review of evidence-based recommendations for resuscitation, ECC, and first aid.
Cardiac Imaging: Case Review helps you effectively prepare for certification, recertification, and practice in cardiovascular imaging with case studies that test your knowledge of all essential topics. This updated medical reference book allows you to see how to make confident, final diagnoses through accurate pattern recognition, clinical correlation, and differential diagnosis.
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Review of Internal Medicine reflects our ongoing fascination with how physicians learn best and our continued passion for clinical medicine, medical, education, and scholarship values that define the culture of the Cleveland Clinic. This sixth edition also embraces new models of learning by blending a printed text with an on-line question bank, both meant to enhance the reader’s knowledge of internal medicine and preparedness for certifying examinations.
This book has its origins in the Clinic’s Intensive Review of Internal Medicine Symposium, a 6-day course offered annually since 1989, that is designed for physicians preparing for the certification and recertification examinations in internal medicine, and for those wishing for a comprehensive, stateof-the-art review of the field.
Since 1927, Goldman-Cecil Medicine has been the world’s most influential internal medicine resource. In the ground-breaking 25th edition, your original purchase ensures you will be up-to-date without the need for a subscription. Through the new, more powerful Expert Consult eBook platform, this “living text” provides continuous updates that will integrate the latest research, guidelines, and treatments into each chapter, ensuring that the content is as current as the day this edition was first published.
The most complete and trusted visual compendium of emergency medicine Extensively updated with more than 1500 full-color illustrations
Now in its fourth edition, The Atlas of Emergency Medicine remains the best guide to visual diagnosis of all acute medical problems encountered in emergency practice. Packed with more than 1500 images, this is the most comprehensive source of high quality emergency medicine images available, enhanced with clear clinical information on medical emergencies.
Perform an accurate, efficient, and effective physical examination with confidence.
Bates’ Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking provides authoritative, step-by-step guidance on performing the patient interview and physical examination, applying clinical reasoning, shared decision-making, and other core assessment skills—all based on a firm understanding of clinical evidence.
This highly regarded text includes fully illustrated, step-by-step techniques that outline the correct performance of the physical examination and an easy-to-follow two-column format featuring examination techniques on the left and abnormalities (clearly indicated in red) with differential diagnoses on the right.
Guidelines for more than 60 common outpatient conditions drawn from the most reliable sources
CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Primary Care 2016 provides you with quick access to screening, prevention, and treatment guidelines for more than 60 common outpatient conditions. Content is drawn from a wide array of recommendations from government agencies, expert panels, medical specialty organizations, and other professional and scientific organizations.
Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery (VATS)” presents step-by-step instructions on procedures that yield better patient outcomes and recoveries. Dr. Robert J. McKenna covers major developments in video-assisted thorascopic surgery (VATS) – including lung-volume reduction surgery. The included DVD and online access offer videos of experts performing these valuable techniques.
New sections on heart failure with preserved ejection fraction; drug-induced lupus; and treatment of hepatitis C virus infection.
Expanded section on treatment for chronic noncancer pain, and rewritten sections on allergic diseases, renal amyloidosis, and staphylococcal bacteremia.
Updated treatment recommendations for diabetes mellitus; for weight loss in obesity; and for chronic lymphocytic leukemia and hairy cell leukemia.
New tables outlining the 2014 AHA/ACC Guidelines for defining severe aortic stenosis and when to operate in chronic severe aortic regurgitation.
By Section on Transport Medicine AAP, Janice Romito, RN, MSN, NNP-BC and S. Niccole Alexander, MPP
Edited by Robert M. Insoft, MD, FAAP and Hamilton P. Schwartz, MD, MEd, FAAP, FACEP
Guidelines for Air & Ground Transport of Neonatal and Pediatric Patients Manual, 4th Ed.
Completely revised and updated, the new 4th edition includes must-have information and guidelines for health care professionals and hospital systems interested in developing transport systems and improving the transport care they deliver.
is the definitive guide to nursing diagnoses, as reviewed and approved by NANDA-I. The new 2015-2017 edition of this internationally recognized resource has been rigorously updated and revised throughout. Each of the 235 diagnoses presented are supported by definitions as well as defining characteristics and related factors, or risk factors. Each new and revised diagnosis is based on the latest global evidence, and approved by expert nurse diagnosticians, researchers and educators.
A Step-by-Step Guide
This third edition features an expanded section on arrhythmias with double the amount of EKGs for practice, a revised worksheet design with larger 12-lead EKG printouts for readability, more practice worksheets and case studies, and additional 12-Lead EKGs in a digital folder for extra practice.
Written clearly while avoiding a simplistic approach, the guide features a step-by-step progression that enables self-paced study.