Immunology Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Massoud Mahmoudi
Publisher:
ISBN: 0940780895
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

A brief overview of the basic science and clinical aspects of immunology. The basic science section is a clear presentation of innate and adaptive immunity, immune cells, antibodies and antigens, and other components of the immune system and their interactions. The clinical section clarifies hypersensitivity, autoimmunity, immunodeficiency, common diagnostic tests, vaccination, transplantation, and tumor immunology.

Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Mark Gladwin
Publisher:
ISBN: 1935660152
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Medical

A brief, clear, thorough, and highly enjoyable approach to clinical microbiology, brimming with mnemonics, humor, summary charts and illustrations, from AIDS to flesh-eating bacteria to ebola, mad cow disease, hantavirus, anthrax, smallpox, botulism, etc. Significant updates. Excellent Board review.

Clinical Biochemistry Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Stephen Goldberg
Publisher: Medmaster
ISBN: 094078095X
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

Focuses on the basic conceptual background of clinically relevant biochemistry for medical students and other health professionals. Line drawings and Biochemistryland Map in envelope inside back cover. Graduate students and medical students have different needs in their learning of biochemistry. Medical students often complain that their biochemistry courses do not focus on clinical relevance. This book, while not a reference book or a dissertation on all aspects of biochemistry, selects the most clinically relevant material that every clinician should know, and presents it in a way that enables the student to quickly see and understand clinical biochemistry as a conceptual whole.

Clinical Physiology Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Stephen Goldberg
Publisher: Medmaster
ISBN: 0940780216
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Health & Fitness

A brief, to-the-point presentation of the most important points in clinical physiology. Enables the reader to see cardio-pulmonary-renal physiology as well as immunology and other areas as a clear conceptual whole.

Pathology Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Aiman Zaher
Publisher: Medmaster
ISBN: 0940780771
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Genre: Medical

An up-to-date, clear, clinically oriented, and enjoyable review for all students of pathology and pathophysiology. Contains numerous humorous figures, mnemonics, and useful tables along with clinicopathologic correlation, molecular and genetic bases of disease, and high-yield knowledge for medical exams (e.g. USMLE Step 1 and others). An accompanying CD compares pathology with normal histology through many color images, with links to the Internet for additional images and information.

Problem Based Immunology

Author: Reginald M. Gorczynski
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455705320
Release Date: 2006-03-23
Genre: Medical

It's one thing to understand the basic science of immunology. It's another thing to know how that science applies to the realities of patient care. This new resource uses skillfully presented clinical case studies to efficiently demonstrate the practical relevance of immunology knowledge in diagnosing a wide range of challenging conditions. It offers as an ideal way to review the fundamental principles of immunology ... and see them translated into real-world diagnosis and management! Covers each major area of the field - immunization, hypersensitivity, autoimmunity, immunodeficiency disorders, tumor immunology, and transplantation. Provides a concise overview of the basic concepts in each area, followed by 6-10 succinct and well-organized case studies that illustrate the associated clinical applications. Begins each case study with an initial case presentation, complete with full-color clinical photographs, allowing you to put your diagnostic reasoning skills to the test - followed by a list of the key clinical features involved in the case · a one-paragraph discussion of each differential diagnostic possibility · and a summary of the correct diagnosis and treatment approach

How the Immune System Works

Author: Lauren M. Sompayrac
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118997819
Release Date: 2015-09-16
Genre: Medical

How the Immune System Works has helped thousands of students understand what’s in their big, thick, immunology textbooks. In his book, Dr. Sompayrac cuts through the jargon and details to reveal, in simple language, the essence of this complex subject. In fifteen easy-to-read chapters, featuring the humorous style and engaging analogies developed by Dr. Sompayrac, How the Immune System Works explains how the immune system players work together to protect us from disease – and, most importantly, why they do it this way. Rigorously updated for this fifth edition, How the Immune System Works includes the latest information on subjects such as vaccines, the immunology of AIDS, and cancer. A highlight of this edition is a new chapter on the intestinal immune system – currently one of the hottest topics in immunology. Whether you are completely new to immunology, or require a refresher, How the Immune System Works will provide you with a clear and engaging overview of this fascinating subject. But don’t take our word for it! Read what students have been saying about this classic book: "What an exceptional book! It's clear you are in the hands of an expert." "Possibly the Best Small Text of All Time!" "This is a FUN book, and Lauren Sompayrac does a fantastic job of explaining the immune system using words that normal people can understand." "Hands down the best immunology book I have read... a very enjoyable read." "This is simply one of the best medical textbooks that I have ever read. Clear diagrams coupled with highly readable text make this whole subject easily understandable and engaging." Now with a brand new website at www.wiley.com/go/sompayrac featuring Powerpoint files of the images from the book

USMLE Behavioral Science Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Frederick Sierles
Publisher: Medmaster
ISBN: 0940780348
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Psychology

A clear, rapid, updated review of USMLE Behavioral Science: Medical Ethics, Forensic Medicine, Sociology, Health Care Delivery, Psychoanalytic Theory, Learning & Behavior, Obesity, Sex, Sleep, Development, Psychological Testing, EEG, Violence, Substance Abuse, Neural Transmitters, Psychopharmacology.

Schaum s Outline of Immunology

Author: George Pinchuk
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071395601
Release Date: 2001-10-22
Genre: Science

Tough Test Questions? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time? Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's Outlines. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills. This Schaum's Outline gives you Practice problems with full explanations that reinforce knowledge Coverage of the most up-to-date developments in your course field In-depth review of practices and applications Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time-and get your best test scores! Schaum's Outlines-Problem Solved.

Basic Immunology

Author: Abul K. Abbas
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455707072
Release Date: 2012-11-13
Genre: Medical

This text provides you with an up-to-date, accessible introduction to the workings of the human immune system. Efficiently master the immunology information you need through clinically focused content, logically organized by mechanism. Apply what you've learned to real-world situations by referencing the appendix of clinical cases. Enhance your learning with the help of numerous full-color illustrations and useful tables, as well as summary boxes, review questions, and a glossary of immunology terms. Study immunology anywhere!

Lecture Notes Immunology

Author: Ian Todd
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118451632
Release Date: 2016-03-02
Genre: Medical

Highly Commended at the British Medical Association Book Awards 2016 Immunology Lecture Notes provides a thorough grounding in basic concepts of immunity. Covering the core components of the immunology curriculum at medical school, it presents a concise overview of the immune system, its interactions with pathogens, the major areas of immunopathology, including immunodeficiency, allergy, autoimmunity, lymphoptopliferative diseases and transplantation, and their therapy. Immunology Lecture Notes includes: Full-colour descriptive illustrations and diagrams throughout, supplemented by new molecular graphics and anatomical scans New clinical cases developed as themes throughout the book to illustrate the practical application of immunological principles Fully updated self-assessment questions with expanded explanation of answers With learning objectives and key points guiding you through the vital concepts, Immunology Lecture Notes will help you to address the key disorders of the immune system, and use immunological developments in clinical practice.

Acid base Fluids and Electrolytes Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Richard A. Preston
Publisher: Medmaster
ISBN: 0940780984
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

A brief, highly readable book providing the clinician with a straightforward approach to solving even the most complex, acid-base, fluid, and electrolyte problems. Useful to medical students, interns and residents, nurses responsible for IV fluid therapy, and first year nephrology fellows.

Clinical Neuroanatomy

Author: Stephen Goldberg (M.D.)
Publisher: Medmaster
ISBN: 0940780925
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

"This text presents the most relevant points in clinical neuroanatomy with mnemonics, humor and case presentations."--Publisher.

Immunology

Author: Richard Coico
Publisher: Wiley-Liss
ISBN: 0471226890
Release Date: 2003-10-21
Genre: Medical

Now in its FIFTH EDITION, this widely acclaimed textbook has been updated and revised to incorporate new findings. Providing a concise yet thorough introduction to immunology, this text continues to provide complete coverage of all key topics in modern immunology without overburdening the reader with excessive detail or theoretical discussions. Each chapter is divided into short, self-contained units that address key topics illustrated by uniformly drawn, full color illustrations. In addition to updating all of the chapters, IMMUNOLOGY: A SHORT COURSE, FIFTH EDITION includes completely rewritten coverage of such key topics as complement, immunodeficiencies, and lymphoid neoplasms. Written in a clear, user-friendly style, this text is suitable for integrated courses that cover microbiology, immunology and pathology, as well as focused immunology courses.

Clinical Biostatistics Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Ann Weaver
Publisher: Medmaster
ISBN: 1935660020
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Medical

The most important points in clinical biostatistics, presented intuitively with clinical examples. Valuable not only for biostatistics courses and medical Board review, but for providing a lasting clear approach to interpreting medical research reports.