Basic Biostatistics for Geneticists and Epidemiologists: A Practical Approach


* Publisher: Wiley
* Number Of Pages: 384
* Publication Date: 2008-12-31
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0470024895
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780470024898
* Binding: Hardcover

Product Description:
Anyone who attempts to read genetics or epidemiology research literature needs to understand the essentials of biostatistics. This book, a revised new edition of the successful Essentials of Biostatistics has been written to provide such an understanding to those who have little or no statistical background and who need to keep abreast of new findings in this fast moving field. Unlike many other elementary books on biostatistics, the main focus of this book is to explain basic concepts needed to understand statistical procedures.
| Tags: Epidemiology, Medical Statistics |

The Allergy Sourcebook: Everything You Need to Know


* Publisher: NTC Business Books
* Number Of Pages: 269
* Publication Date: 1998-03
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 1565658647
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9781565658646
* Binding: Paperback

Product Description:
Recipient of the WellnessBooks.com Reviewer's Choice award, The Allergy Sourcebook contains the most up-to-date information available on the many types, triggers, and symptoms of allergies, as well as treatments. This revised edition also includes an extensive listing of organizations, products, and other resources to help the more than 50 million allergy sufferers in the United States live allergy-free.
| Tags: Allergy |

The Sinus Sourcebook


* Publisher: Lowell House
* Number Of Pages: 191
* Publication Date: 1998-05
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 1565656431
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9781565656437
* Binding: Hardcover

Product Description:
Every year, millions of people go into their doctors' offices complaining of "sinus trouble, " but does this necessarily mean they have sinusitis? The Sinus Sourcebook clears up the confusion around the disease and thoroughly explains the treatments available for a wide range of sinus maladies.
| Tags: ENT |

Nutrition and Pregnancy : A Complete Guide from Preconception to Postdelivery


* Publisher: McGraw-Hill
* Number Of Pages: 288
* Publication Date: 1998-11-01
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0737300183
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780737300185
* Binding: Paperback

Product Description:
Eating wholesome foods as part of a well-balanced diet is one of the most precious gifts a pregnant mother can give to her unborn baby. By maintaining good nutrition before, during, and after pregnancy, a mother will help her child begin life with a healthy advantage. Nutrition and Pregnancy provides information on a pregnant woman's increased demand for calories, nutrients, and wholesome foods and how to ensure the delivery of a healthy, well-nourished baby.
| Tags: Gynecology |

The Chronic Pain Management Sourcebook


* Publisher: McGraw-Hill
* Number Of Pages: 368
* Publication Date: 1999-08-01
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0737301015
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780737301014
* Binding: Paperback

Product Description:
(Lowell House) Text discussing treatment, physical conditioning, nutrition, social support, stress, drugs, surgery, cancer pain, and more. For consumers. Softcover.
Amazon.com Review:
There are few things as debilitating to the body and soul as chronic pain. "The physical and emotional suffering that accompanies chronic pain tries the body and the mind, and tests the limits of the spirit and the self," writes David Drumm. "You may feel helpless and alone, crying out for relief in the night." This book is an empowering tool for taking action to help yourself, managing your attitude as well as your pain, and discovering how you can live life as fully and joyously as your condition allows.
| Tags: Anaesthesia |

Panniculitis, An Issue of Dermatologic Clinics (The Clinics: Dermatology)


* Publisher: Saunders
* Number Of Pages: 240
* Publication Date: 2008-10-14
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 1416062882
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9781416062882
* Binding: Hardcover

Product Description:
The panniculitides are a group of heterogeneous inflammatory diseases involving the subcutaneous fat. Traditionally, the clinical and the histopathological study of the panniculitides have been considered one of the most difficult subjects in dermatology. The reasons for this relative unpopularity of the panniculitides are varied. The purpose of this issue of Dermatologic Clinics is to present a clinico-pathologic overview of some panniculitides. Emphasis will be placed on the characteristic histopathologic features for specific diagnosis, and will include short comments about the treatment for each entity.
| Tags: Dermatology |

The New Art And Science Of Pregnancy And Childbirth


* Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
* Number Of Pages: 348
* Publication Date: 2008-01-29
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 9812779396
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9789812779397
* Binding: Hardcover

Product Description:
Edited by prominent obstetricians in KK Women's and Children's Hospital, the largest maternity hospital in Singapore with about 12,000 babies delivered each year, this book provides a comprehensive and informative look at pregnancy and childcare. It covers topics ranging from pre-pregnancy care, pregnancy care, and actual delivery to baby care. It also addresses common questions like, What are the pre-pregnancy vaccinations that I need?
| Tags: Gynecology |

Principles And Advanced Methods In Medical Imaging And Image Analysis


* Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
* Number Of Pages: 868
* Publication Date: 2008-03-17
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 9812705341
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9789812705341
* Binding: Hardcover

Product Description:
Computerized medical imaging and image analysis have been the central focus in diagnostic radiology. They provide revolutionalizing tools for the visualization of physiology as well as the understanding and quantitative measurement of physiological parameters. This book offers in-depth knowledge of medical imaging instrumentation and techniques as well as multidimensional image analysis and classification methods for research, education, and applications in computer-aided diagnostic radiology.
| Tags: Radiology |

Hepatitis C: The Silent Epidemic


* Publisher: McGraw-Hill
* Number Of Pages: 208
* Publication Date: 1999-05-11
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0809229579
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780809229574
* Binding: Paperback

Product Description:
Four times more prevalent than the AIDS virus and just as deadly, hepatitis C affects 3.5 million Americans--with 30,000 new cases reported each year. Yet, most Americans have never even heard of this disease. This book provides the general reader, those infected with the disease, and their loved ones with the latest information about prevention, transmission, and treatment.
| Tags: Epidemiology |

Paediatric Drug Handling (ULLA Postgraduate Pharmacy Series)


* Publisher: Pharmaceutical Press
* Number Of Pages: 130
* Publication Date: 2007-01
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0853696861
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780853696865
* Binding: Paperback

Product Description:
This volume in the "ULLA Series" is an introductory textbook on paediatric drug handling. Written for new pharmaceutical scientists, this book aims to give a background of paediatric pharmacy. Its scope is to give a comprehensive introduction to children's medication in terms of dosing in practice and paediatric pharmaceutics, physiological and drug disposition differences, clinical pharmacology and pharmacogenomics. Paediatric regulations around the world as well as drug licensing and clinical trials, compliance, safety and pharmacovigilance issues will also be developed.
| Tags: Pharmacology, Pediatric |

Further MCQs in Pharmacy Practice


* Publisher: Pharmaceutical Press
* Number Of Pages: 388
* Publication Date: 2006-09-07
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0853696659
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780853696650
* Binding: Paperback

Product Description:
This title offers multiple choice questions in pharmacy; a second of "MCQs in Pharmacy Practice". Papers including MCQs are a key component of undergraduate and postgraduate pharmacy exams. There are many MCQ publications in medicine but fewer in pharmacy despite the fact that pharmacy students encounter many MCQ exams during training. This book will be excellent preparation for these exams and can also be used for self-study.
| Tags: Pharmacology |

MCQs in Clinical Pharmacy


* Publisher: Pharmaceutical Press
* Number Of Pages: 276
* Publication Date: 2007-05-30
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0853696667
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780853696667
* Binding: Paperback

Product Description:
This is an invaluable revision aid for those preparing for multiple choice questions in clinical pharmacy. Questions in this textbook are practice-oriented and are intended to assess students' knowledge of clinical issues, evaluative and analytical skills, and ability to apply their knowledge in clinical practice. The MCQs will be presented as four practice tests and each test should take c3 hours. Each test will consist of 80 MCQs presented in a variety of formats.
| Tags: Pharmacology |