Category Archives: Libros en Inglés
With the most authoritative and complete overview of anesthesia theory and practice, the latest edition of Basic Anesthesia, edited by noted anesthesiologist Ronald D. Miller, MD and Manuel C. Pardo, Jr., MD, continues to serve as an excellent primer on the scope and practice of anesthesiology. Widely acknowledged as the foremost introductory text, the new editionnow presented in full color throughouthas been thoroughly updated to reflect new and rapidly changing areas in anesthesia practice including new chapters on awareness under anesthesia, quality and patient safety, orthopedics, and expanded coverage of new ultrasound techniques in regional anesthesiology with detailed illustrated guidance.
Advance your surgical expertise with Atlas of Advanced Operative Surgery! This new resource picks up where other surgical references leave off, providing highly visual, stepbystep guidance on more than 100 advanced and complex procedures in both general and subspecialty areas.
Section I: Head and Neck
1. Radical Neck Dissection
2. Modified Neck Dissection
3. Superficial Parotidectomy
Davis’s Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications 6th Edition
The information nurses need…when, where, and how they need it! Nursingfocused and easytoread, this handbook delivers all of the information you need to understand how tests work, interpret their results, and provide quality patient care—pretest, intratest, and posttest. Tests and procedures are listed in alphabetical order by their complete name for quick reference. The integrated index allows fast searches by abbreviation, synonym, disease/disorder, specimen type, or test classification.
Plus, a Body Systems Appendix includes a list of common laboratory and diagnostic tests for each body system as well as nutritionrelated lab tests.
Atlas of Clinical and Surgical Orbital Anatomy, by Dr. Jonathan Dutton, demonstrates the complex area of orbital anatomy through unique illustrations and comprehensive coverage that goes from embryology to adult anatomy.
This completely updated and revised new edition features a new chapter on the cavernous sinus, illustrations modified to reflect recent anatomic findings, and new sections covering clinical correlations.
This new, thoroughly revised fourth edition is the only current, established and authoritative text focusing on the cellular and molecular physiology of nerve cells. Understanding the functioning of the neuron, the basic cell of the central nervous system requires a clear understanding of the cellular and molecular physiology of the neuron. The book is hypothesis driven rather than just presenting the facts, and the content is firmly based on numerous experiments performed by the top experts in the field. While the book does cover the important facts, it also presents the background for how researchers arrived at this knowledge to provide a context for the field.
Schaechter’s Mechanisms of Microbial Disease provides students with a thorough understanding of microbial agents and the pathophysiology of microbial diseases. The text is universally praised for “telling the story of a pathogen” in an engaging way, facilitating learning and recall by emphasizing unifying principles and paradigms, rather than forcing students to memorize isolated facts by rote. The table of contents is uniquely organized by microbial class and by organ system, making it equally at home in traditional and systemsbased curricula. Case studies with problemsolving questions give students insight into clinical applications of microbiology, which is ideal for problembased learning.
1. Common Unit Conversions
2. Commonly Measured Laboratory Values
3. Ethical, Legal, and Organizational Medicine
4. Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
5. Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
6. Clinical Pharmacology
8. Emergency Medicine
A Doody’s Core Title 2012
Thoroughly updated and expanded, the new edition of the classic comprehensive reference on pediatric rehabilitation brings together specialists from the various wings of the pediatric rehabilitation community. This market-leading text covers everything from basic examination and psychological assessment to electrodiagnosis, therapeutic exercise, orthotics and assistive devices, and in-depth clinical management of the full range of childhood disabilities and injuries.
Thoroughly updated and expanded, the new edition of the classic comprehensive reference on pediatric rehabilitation brings together specialists from the various wings of the pediatric rehabilitation community.
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.
This popular pocket book has been updated and expanded throughout, providing a concise view of diagnostic haematology, in a convenient and practical format.
A Beginner’s Guide to Blood Cells is an introduction to normal and abnormal blood cells and blood counts for trainees, whether they be trainee laboratory scientists, medical students, trainee haematologists or trainee physicians. It may be seen as complementary to Blood Cells: a Practical Guide (3rd Edn., Blackwell Science, Oxford, 2003), from which the illustrations are drawn. Unlike Blood Cells, A Beginner’s Guide does not seek to be comprehensive.
Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas & Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology
PART I-DISORDERS PRESENTING IN THE SKIN AND MUCOUS MEMBRANES
SECTION 1:DISORDERS OF SEBACEOUS AND APOCRINE GLANDS
Anaesthesia is often intimidating for students. Within the relatively short time allocated to this disciplines on most undergraduate curricula, there seems to be a bewildering array of unfamiliar drugs, equipment and practical procedures. Yet at the very heart of anaesthesia is the modern concept of perioperative medicine. The fundamentals of anaesthesia, such as assessment and management of the airway, respiration, circulation and analgesia, are applicable to all hospital staff involved in the care of the surgical patient.
Both authors are practising clinical anaesthetists and also actively involved in undergraduate teaching.
Dental Implant Prosthetics 2nd Edition
Written by the foremost authority in the field, Dental Implants Prosthetics, 2nd Edition helps you advance your skills and understanding of implant prosthetics. Comprehensive coverage includes both simple and complicated clinical cases, with practical guidance on how to apply the latest research, diagnostic tools, treatment planning, implant designs, materials, and techniques to provide superior patient outcomes.
“This is an excellent resource for nurses practicing in critical care units, emergency departments, and trauma units, as well as for midlevel providers who manage these patients.–Doody’s Medical Reviews
“Compact Clinical Guide to Critical Care, Trauma, and Emergency Pain Management is a concise, easy-to-read resource for nurses who want to reinforce their foundational knowledge in this area.” Critical Care Nurse
Gray Part: Basic Principles
1 Basic Physical and Technical Principles
2 The Ultrasound Examination
3 Documentation and Reporting
4 Function Studies
5 Interventional Ultrasound
Green Part: Ultrasound Investigation of Specific Signs and Symptoms
6 Principal Signs and Symptoms
Blue Part: Ultrasonography of Specific Organs and Organ Systems, Postoperative Ultrasound, and the Search for Occult Tumors
Maingot’s Abdominal Operations has always lled a unique niche. For many surgeons, including the editors, the text has consistently o ered a comprehensive discussion of surgical diseases of the abdomen with a focus on operative strategy and technique. e book has served as a needed reference to refresh our knowledge before a common operation or in preparation for a novel one. Our intended audience for this edition is the same as for the original publication; the book is meant for the surgical trainee as well as the practicing surgeon. We continue to have an international audience and have made every e ort to produce a product that is equally valuable to readers in Malaysia and Montana.
The Editors are delighted to welcome you to the 65th anniversary thirteenth edition of Williams Textbook of Endocrinology. In this new edition we have strived to maintain Robert Williams’ original 1950 mandate to publish “a condensed and authoritative discussion of the management of clinical endocrinopathies based upon the application of fundamental information obtained from chemical and physiological investigation.” With the passing of the decades, our scholarly goal has been further enriched by the addition of genetic, molecular, cellular, and population sciences, which underpin our understanding of both the pathogenesis and management of endocrine disorders.
The most popular pocket reference in emergency nursing
Poisons and Overdoses