Step Up to Medicine

Author: Steven S. Agabegi
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781609133603
Release Date: 2012-08-23
Genre: Medical

"The questions serve as a self-assessment tool, allowing students to think through clinical scenarios without answer choices influencing their thought process. Most questions end in "what are the appropriate next steps in managing this patient?" Imagine yourself as the clinician taking care of these patients: What test(s), if any, would you order next?"--Provided by publisher.

Step up to USMLE Step 1

Author: Samir Mehta
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 078178090X
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

Now in its Third Edition, Step-Up is the most comprehensive systems-based review for the USMLE Step 1. The book has been widely acclaimed for its systems-based organization, which parallels the USMLE Step 1 content outline and helps students synthesize the information from their basic science courses. The popular, user-friendly format features numerous charts and diagrams and Quick Hits notes in the margins that help students integrate concepts across systems. For this edition, the author has added numerous clinical vignettes and new mnemonics to each chapter. Pharmacology has been further integrated into the systems-based format with new illustrations, tables, and references.

Step Up to Usmle Step 2 Ck

Author: Michael Mcinnis
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 149630974X
Release Date: 2015-10
Genre: Study Aids

Preceded by Step-up to USMLE step 2 CK / Jonathan P. Van Kleunen, Michael McInnis, Brian Jenkins. 3rd ed. 2014.

Step up to USMLE Step 2

Author: Jonathan P. Van Kleunen
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781771560
Release Date: 2007-09-01
Genre: Medical

A systems-based review that offers numerous tables, illustrations, and flow charts helping the reader to focus on the most relevant facts for test day. Based on student feedback, this edition includes "Quick Hits" and "Next Steps" and "Mnemonics" marginalia to speed and supplement learning in addition to illustrations, and coverage of ARDS.

Step Up to Pediatrics

Author: Samir S. Shah
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781469830377
Release Date: 2013-11-07
Genre: Medical

Outline format, high-yield-yet-comprehensive review of pediatric pathophysiology and clinical information, written specifically as a guide for third year medical, PA, or NP students during their pediatrics rotation. Key features include Quick Hits margin notes to highlight key points and a set of 100 "end-of-book” exam questions offered in both print and as a free iPhone app to accompany the text. A website on thePoint offers full text online, plus an image bank, and possible online or mobile video clips or audio clips (ie, heart sounds).

Step Up to USMLE Step 1

Author: Michael McInnis
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451176940
Release Date: 2013-01-08
Genre: Medical

Thoroughly revised and updated for its Fifth Edition with the help of Doctors in Training.com, LLC, Step-Up to USMLE Step 1 is the most effective comprehensive systems-based review for the USMLE Step 1 exam. The book has been widely acclaimed for its high-yield, systems-based organization, which parallels the USMLE Step 1 content outline and helps students synthesize the information from their basic science courses. The popular, user-friendly format features numerous charts and diagrams and "Quick Hits" notes in the margins that help students integrate concepts across systems. In the Fifth Edition, clinical vignettes have been developed within each chapter, pharmacology has been further integrated into the systems-based format, a "Crunch Time Review" has been added, and a new chapter outlines study tips and strategies. A companion Website features fully searchable online text, a sample question bank, and more.

Biologie

Author: Neil A. Campbell
Publisher: Pearson Deutschland GmbH
ISBN: 3868949003
Release Date: 2011
Genre:

Die 8. Auflage des Campbell (deutsche Ausgabe BA 11/09) wurde jetzt unter Beachtung der hiesigen Lehrpläne für die Oberstufe bearbeitet und erschien in einem wesentlich handlicheren, schultaschenfähigen Format. Der Campbell hatte sich bereits früher als Zusatzlehrbuch für Leistungskurse Biologie und berufliche Gymnasien mit entsprechend fachlicher Ausrichtung bewährt. Diese für Schulen optimierte Ausgabe ist im Rahmen des Imprints Pearson Schule eine folgerichtige Edition (vgl. auch M. Kölling: "Einführung in Java mit Greenfoot"; R. Hattenhauer: "Informatik für Schule und Ausbildung", beide BA 9/10). Ein Themenband zur Ökologie ist für November diesen Jahres angekündigt. - Vorrangig ist der Band für Bibliotheken mit den oben angesprochenen Schultypen im Einzugsbereich zu empfehlen. Als allgemeines Biologielehrbuch ohne bundeslandspezifische Varianten ist der auch preislich sehr akzeptable Titel aufgrund seines fachlichen Niveaus und seiner grafisch hervorragenden Gestaltung auch darüber hinaus einsetzbar. (2 S)

Walking Disaster

Author: Jamie McGuire
Publisher: Piper Verlag
ISBN: 9783492964531
Release Date: 2013-08-13
Genre: Fiction

Travis ist hart im Nehmen. Aufgewachsen in einer Familie von Männern, weiß er sich durchzuschlagen. Er ist bekannt als Weiberheld und Kämpfer. Alle Jungs möchten an seiner Stelle sein, alle Mädchen an seiner Seite. Doch Abby ist anders. Sie schenkt ihm keine Bewunderung und schmachtet ihn nicht aus ihren großen, grauen Augen an. Sie wirkt unschuldig und zerbrechlich, aber Travis spürt, dass sie ein dunkles Geheimnis verbirgt. Er ist fasziniert von ihr, und er macht sich daran, das zu tun, was er seiner Mutter versprochen hat: Er kämpft für seine Liebe. Unaufhaltsam.

Atlas der Anatomie

Author: Frank H. Netter
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
ISBN: 3437416030
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Anatomie

Teaches the complete human body with unsurpassed clarity and accuracy. This edition features 45 revised, 290 relabelled and 17 wholly new plates, drawn fully in the tradition of Frank Netter, and includes more imaging and clinical images.

Analysis of Correlated Data with SAS and R Third Edition

Author: Mohamed M. Shoukri
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781584886198
Release Date: 2007-05-17
Genre: Mathematics

Previously known as Statistical Methods for Health Sciences, this bestselling resource is one of the first books to discuss the methodologies used for the analysis of clustered and correlated data. While the fundamental objectives of its predecessors remain the same, Analysis of Correlated Data with SAS and R, Third Edition incorporates several additions that take into account recent developments in the field. New to the Third Edition The introduction of R codes for almost all of the numerous examples solved with SAS A chapter devoted to the modeling and analyzing of normally distributed variables under clustered sampling designs A chapter on the analysis of correlated count data that focuses on over-dispersion Expansion of the analysis of repeated measures and longitudinal data when the response variables are normally distributed Sample size requirements relevant to the topic being discussed, such as when the data are correlated because the sampling units are physically clustered or because subjects are observed over time Exercises at the end of each chapter to enhance the understanding of the material covered An accompanying CD-ROM that contains all the data sets in the book along with the SAS and R codes Assuming a working knowledge of SAS and R, this text provides the necessary concepts and applications for analyzing clustered and correlated data.

Sterblich sein

Author: Atul Gawande
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 9783104035840
Release Date: 2015-09-24
Genre: Self-Help

Ein Buch über das Sterben, das das Leben lehrt Die Medizin scheint über Krankheit und Tod zu triumphieren, doch sterben wir so trostlos wie nie zuvor. Der Bestsellerautor und renommierte Arzt Atul Gawande schreibt in seinem beeindruckenden Buch über das, was am Ende unseres Lebens wirklich zählt. Ungewöhnlich offen spricht er darüber, was es bedeutet, alt zu werden, wie man mit Gebrechen und Krankheiten umgehen kann und was wir an unserem System ändern müssen, um unser Leben würdevoll zu Ende zu bringen. Ein mutiges und weises Buch eines großartigen Autors, voller Geschichten und eigener Erfahrungen, das uns hilft, die Geschichte unseres Lebens gut zu Ende zu erzählen. »Dieses Buch ist nicht nur weise und sehr bewegend, sondern gerade in unserer Zeit unbedingt notwendig und sehr aufschlussreich.« Oliver Sacks »Die medizinische Betreuung ist mehr auf Heilung ausgelegt als auf das Sterben. Dies ist Atuls Gawandes stärkstes und bewegendstes Buch.« Malcolm Gladwell

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review Third Edition

Author: Dr. Sara J. Cuccurullo, MD
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing
ISBN: 9781617052019
Release Date: 2014-11-25
Genre: Medical

Doody's Core Title 2013! "This book does an excellent job and is currently the only known review book for physiatrists. The author has done it again, producing an excellent, concise resource that provides clinicians with an optimal solution for studying for the written board examination." --Doodys Reviews This third edition of the incomparable review bible for the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Examination has been completely updated to reflect current practice and the core knowledge tested on the exam. Known for its organization, consistency, and clarity, the book distills the essentials and provides focused reviews of all major topics. Coverage is expanded in the third edition to include dedicated sections on pain management, medical ethics, and ultrasound that reflect new board requirements. Written in outline format for readability and easy access to information, content is modeled after the topic selection of the AAPMR Self-Directed Medical Knowledge Program used by residents nationwide. To aid in information retention, ìPearlsî are designated with an open-book icon to highlight key concepts and stress clinical and board-eligible aspects of each topic. The text is divided into major subspecialty areas written by authors with clinical expertise in each subject area, and content is reviewed by senior specialists to ensure the utmost accuracy. More than 500 high-quality illustrations clarify and reinforce concepts. The book also provides updated epidemiologic and statistical data throughout and includes a section on biostatistics in physical medicine and rehabilitation. In addition to its proven value as a resource for exam preparation, the book is also a must-have for practicing physiatrists seeking recertification, and for PM&R instructors helping trainees to prepare for the exam. New to the Third Edition: Thoroughly reviewed, revised, and updated to reflect current practice and core knowledge tested on Boards Improved organization, clarity, and consistency Presents new chapters/sections on pain management, medical ethics, and ultrasound Key Features: Board"Pearlsî are highlighted with an open-book icon throughout the text to flag key concepts and stress high-yield aspects of each topic Models the table of contents after the topic selection of the AAPMR Self-Directed Medical Knowledge Program used by residents nationwide Authored by physicians with special interest and clinical expertise in their respective areas and reviewed by senior specialists in those areas Organizes information in outline format and by topic for easy reference Includes over 500 illustrations to clarify concepts Provides updated epidemiologic and statistical data throughout Contains a section on biostatistics in physical medicine & rehabilitation Praise for the First Edition: ì... there is no other comparable text in PM&R. The key resource for facts needed to pass boards and useful for those in clinical practice for day to day use as well. - -Doody's Reviews "I congratulate the editors and authors for coming up with such incredible and concise work...I think that this book is a must for all residents undergoing training in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation." -Saudi Medical Journal "Over the years many residents have confronted the problem of what to study for the boards...This elegant volume will finally fulfill this critical void" - From the foreword by Ernest W. Johnson, M.D.