Endoscopy in Obesity Management: A Comprehensive Guide 1st ed. 2018 Edition

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Rotator Cuff Injuries: A Clinical Casebook 1st ed. 2018 Edition

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Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MRI Atlas of Prostate Cancer 2009th Edition

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D-type Cyclins and Cancer (Current Cancer Research) 1st ed. 2018 Edition

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Immunotherapy of Hepatocellular Carcinoma 1st ed. 2017 Edition

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Pulmonary Care and Clinical Medicine (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology) 1st ed. 2017 Edition

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Management of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: A global perspective on diagnosis, treatment options, prevention strategies and their economic impact 1st ed. 2018 Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=3662544687] Periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) is among the most serious complications in the field of endoprosthetics. The number of PJIs is increasing worldwide and poses a real interdisciplinary challenge for everyone involved. For the patient concerned, it is necessary to promptly work out an adequate therapy solution to fight off the infection. Both the clinical experience of the surgeon and the proper diagnostic processes are prerequisite for the reliable […]

Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Diagnosis: Spine And Temporomandibular Joints (Contemporary Issues in Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Medicine) 1st Edition

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How to Succeed at the Medical Interview 2nd Edition

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Body MR Imaging at 3 Tesla (Cambridge Medicine (Hardcover)) 1st Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=0521194865] Body MR Imaging at 3.0 Tesla is a practical text enabling radiologists to maximise the benefits of high field 3T MR systems in a range of body applications. It explains the physical principles of MR imaging using 3T magnets, and the differences between 1.5T and 3T when applied extracranially. The book’s organ-based approach focuses on optimized techniques, providing recommended protocols for the main vendors of 3T MRI systems. […]