Transplantation Imaging 1st ed

Transplantation Imaging 1st ed

This book describes the multimodality imaging of cardiac, lung, liver, kidney, pancreas, and small bowel transplants in donors and recipients. The volume of transplantation of solid organs has increased substantially and has become common practice in medicine. Radiological evaluation of transplanted organs such as the heart, lungs, liver, pancreas, and kidneys  is critical, both in potential donors (as is the case in liver and kidney transplantation) and in preoperative and […]

Basic Ophthalmology 4th Edition

Basic Ophthalmology 4th Edition

This book deals with the basic concepts, fundamentals and recent advances in ophthalmology. It provides guidance on the latest diagnostic approach, operative technique and treatment options. This comprehensive, authoritative and richly illustrated textbook covers basic and clinical principles in ophthalmology to ensure that students will always be able to find the guidance they need to diagnose and manage patient’s ocular problems and also match with the best standards of care. […]

Atlas of Muscle Innervation Zones: Understanding Surface Electromyography and Its Applications

Atlas of Muscle Innervation Zones: Understanding Surface Electromyography and Its Applications

Invasive electromyography is a well-established diagnostic tool that has been used for decades by neurologists. Recently, new and alternative devices have increasingly become available that permit diagnosis without the use of needles. This developing area of science and the new tools have not, however, been sufficiently investigated in academic training. Consequently a gap exists between what science is making possible and the competence acquired during graduate studies. This handy volume […]

Cell Therapy for Perinatal Brain Injury 1st ed

Cell Therapy for Perinatal Brain Injury 1st ed

This book provides a wealth of insights, advances and new perspectives on cell therapy for different types of neonatal ischemic disease, such as Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE), Periventricular Leukomalacia (PVL) and neonatal infarction. These diseases pose serious challenges for neonatologists and neurologists, because the severe sequelae lead to decreasing QOL for patients and their families. Accordingly, new treatments for neonatal ischemic diseases are needed all over the world. The book develops […]

Pediatric Surgery: A Quick Guide to Decision-making 1st ed

Pediatric Surgery: A Quick Guide to Decision-making 1st ed

This book covers all the common surgical diseases affecting children, reflecting the latest available information. In addition, it discusses recent advances in pediatric surgery, including fetal interventions and minimally invasive surgery. The text is presented in a concise and reader-friendly style and complemented by numerous photographs and illustrations to aid in comprehension. Each chapter is structured in a systematic uniform pattern, examining the embryology, incidence, and approach to diagnosis and […]

Basics of Planning and Management of Patients during Radiation Therapy: A Guide for Students and Practitioners 1st ed

Basics of Planning and Management of Patients during Radiation Therapy: A Guide for Students and Practitioners 1st ed

This book summarizes the do’s and don’ts of managing a patient receiving radiotherapy or chemotherapy as well as how to manage common day to day situations that one comes across in radiation oncology practice. It aims to serve as a useful guide for students of radiation oncology for their practical exams and provides useful answers mostly to the why’s of the various steps of radiotherapy planning, prescribing, evaluation and treatment […]

Master the Wards: Pediatrics Flashcards 1st Edition

Master the Wards: Pediatrics Flashcards 1st Edition

Case-Based Flashcards for Excellence on the Boards and Wards by bestselling authors Niket Sonpal and Conrad Fischer Created by Niket Sonpal, MD, and Conrad Fischer, MD, noted educators and bestselling authors of numerous test prep resources, Master the Wards: Pediatrics Flashcards is a boxed set of 200 expertly crafted study flashcards that help students master high-yield topics and sharpen their clinical decision-making skills so they can excel on the boards, shelf exams, […]

The Medical Basis of Psychiatry 4th ed

The Medical Basis of Psychiatry 4th ed

Four years have passed since the last edition (3rd) of this book was published.  In the intervening years, several reviews of this book have provided highly encouraging remarks about the value of this book in transmitting information on classification and treatment of psychiatric disorders to the audience. We are proposing to revise all chapters with an eye on accuracy and ease of use, and this is an especially timely endeavor with […]