Author: Pierre Rouzier
Publisher: Sportsmed Press, Incorporated
Release Date: 2017-08
The Sports Medicine Patient Advisor contains easy to copy educational handouts to be given to patients. Patients appreciate learning about their sports injuries/problems and benefit from a home rehab program that tells them when they can return to their sport/activity. This book will improve patient satisfaction, compliance and return to action!
Author: M. William Schwartz
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2003
Now in its revised, updated Third Edition, this best-selling reference is designed for quick consultation on problems seen in infants, children, and adolescents. More than 450 problems are covered in the fast-access two-page outline format that makes The 5-Minute Consult Series titles so popular among busy clinicians. The book is organized into five sections--chief complaints, diseases, syndromes, physical findings, and tables.
Author: John H. Klippel
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
Release Date: 1999
Designed to meet the needs of the primary care physician, PRIMARY CARE RHEUMATOLOGY focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of the patient with a musculoskeletal disorder. It's written and designed to allow the busy clinician to find diagnostic answers quickly and easily, and includes more than 550 detailed, full-color illustrations. Sections on pediatrics and geriatrics highlight special life span considerations. This useful reference also details follow-up care by including patient teaching guides for the most common disorders. * Emphasizes diagnosis, treatment and approach to the patient, and provides the key information necessary for the primary care of the patient with a disorder of the musculoskeletal system. * Contains over 500 full color clinical photographs and illustrations providing an excellent diagnostic tool and illuminating important concepts. * Advises the primary care doctor when to refer patients to specialist care with special "recommendations for referral" boxes throughout the text. * Provides invaluable advice and recommendations on cost containment guidelines and when to order tests. * Features special pediatric and geriatric sections covering diseases and therapeutic details particular to these groups. * Provides patient teaching guides for the most common conditions, designed be photocopied and given direct to the patient to help them understand the key facts about their condition, and how they can help themselves. * Incorporates diagnostic algorithms at the beginning of each section to help the reader quickly and easily diagnose a disorder. * Includes short clinical case descriptions throughout text for realistic learning or review.
Author: Lynn T. Staheli
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2003
Geared to the everyday needs of pediatricians, primary care physicians, and orthopedists, the Third Edition of this best-selling book is a complete and user-friendly guide to the diagnosis and management of pediatric orthopedic problems. Treatment plans are reviewed and illustrated and pitfalls, including normal variations, are discussed. The emphasis is on the welfare of the whole child, and parent education information is included. This edition is updated to include a revamped chapter on growth and substantially revised chapters on evaluation, management, lower limb, trauma, and infection.
Author: A. Stewart Whitley
Publisher: CRC Press
Release Date: 2015-07-28
First published in 1939, Clark’s Positioning in Radiography is the preeminent text on positioning technique for diagnostic radiographers. Whilst retaining the clear and easy-to-follow structure of the previous edition, the thirteenth edition includes a number of changes and innovations in radiographic technique. The text has been extensively updated, including a new section on evaluating images, The 10-point plan, which is linked throughout to a listing of Essential image characteristics for each procedure. The section on digital imaging has been expanded not only to elaborate more extensively on the technology but to demonstrate its various clinical applications. New sections also include imaging informatics and its role in the modern world of medical imaging, holistic approaches to patient care and discussion of the important aspect of the patient journey. Students will also benefit from more detailed reference to positioning errors and how to avoid mistakes, as well as a greater emphasis on standard radiation protection measures and guidance on the most recent radiation dose reference levels for specific examinations. Clark’s Positioning in Radiography continues to be the definitive work on radiographic technique for all students on radiography courses, radiographers in practice and trainee radiologists.
Author: Michael Doherty
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release Date: 2016-10-06
Now in its third edition, this extensively revised Oxford Textbook of Osteoarthritis and Crystal Arthropathy brings together a prestigious and international author team in the definitive guide to these conditions. A practical resource for clinicians and health professionals managing people with osteoarthritis, gout and other crystal associated arthritis, this book provides up-to-date comprehensive guidance on how to assess,diagnose and optimally manage patients with these common joint diseases.The Oxford Textbook of Osteoarthritis and Crystal Arthropathy provides full coverage of joint failure, allowing the physician toconsider and choose the right blend of treatment from the range available, whether physical, pharmacological, surgical or supportive. Including detailed sections on epidemiology, risk factors, clinical assessment and investigations, significant coverage is also given to patient education and the involvement of the patient in management planning. With critical appraisal of current guidelines and a clear overview of pain physiology, the Oxford Textbook of Osteoarthritis andCrystal Arthropathy brings current understanding of these disorders together into a critical and highly valuable resource. Highly illustrated and in full colour throughout, this essential textis an important tool for rheumatologists and musculoskeletal health professionals. Now including new sections on gout and other crystal arthropathies, this fully updated edition focuses on clinically relevant and easily understood overviews of osteoarthritis.
What makes the Complete Book of Medical Schools the leading medical school guide? ALL THE INFORMATION YOU NEED TO MAKE A CRUCIAL DECISION The Complete Book of Medical Schools gives you the facts about admission requirements and curriculum at the 122 U.S., 16 Canadian, and 3 Puerto Rican accredited allopathic schools and 19 accredited osteopathic schools. Plus, it provides all the practical information you need to apply: ·What is the school’s MCAT score release policy? ·How much clinical exposure can you expect during pre-clinical years? ·What is the grading/promotion policy? ·Are there special programs for members of minority groups? ·How much financial aid is available? ·Plus: campus and e-mail addresses, telephone numbers, admissions deadlines, tuition, and more If you’re an applicant who is more than a couple years out of college, you probably have plenty of questions about getting into medical school. A special chapter inside offers advice on: ·The financial and personal implications of being a nontraditional student ·Which schools are best for nontraditional students ·Where you can complete you post-bacc training ·How to survive the MCAT ·Plus, follow eight nontraditional students through the entire process, from applying to accepting This guide also includes advice for the dreaded interview. We prepare you for the selection committee by telling you what you can expect to be asked, from the tried-and-true favorites to off-the-wall questions that might make you flinch.
Now in its 19th edition, this comprehensive directory details companies active in multimedia, which continues to evolve alongside the industry that it tracks. The text contains details of approximately 16,000 companies. Entries include company descriptions and classifications by activity, sector, platform, product type, size, turnover and more. The database section is indexed. This year articles from industry leaders and shapers, as well as interviews with heads of trend-setting companies and a round-up of statistics, should make this a useful item for professionals in the industry, and those who purchase multimedia professionally.
Author: Saul Wischnitzer
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Study Aids
Updated with the latest facts and figures, this school directory and guidance manual presents profiles of all accredited medical, dental, and osteopathic schools in the United States and Canada. Here is information on tuition and fees, application procedures, and much more. The book also includes the latest available full-length model Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) with answers, and selected questions with answers from recent Dental College Admission Tests (DAT). The authors offer advice on when and where to apply to dental and medical schools, information on assessing one's chances for acceptance at the schools, and all-important test-taking tips for students preparing to take the MCAT or DAT. This new edition includes sample essays for medical school applications and a special section dedicated to high school students who are making long-term plans for a medical or dental career.
Author: Sally A. Shumaker
Release Date: 1998-01
Genre: Health & Fitness
"Demands of managed care and wellness programs require that practitioners and researchers find effective models for behavior change. The Handbook of Health Behavior Change has been updated to direct both care providers and policy makers to the most promising prevention and wellness therapies." "This second edition includes important new findings on prevention topics, like smoking cessation and addictions; on adherence issues among patients with chronic diseases; and on relapse behaviors. Issues associated with HIV are also given special emphasis, as well as behavior change in special populations, including teenagers and ethnic groupings."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved