Bone Toxicology (Molecular and Integrative Toxicology) 1st ed. 2017 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319561901] The content of this book is intended to provide the toxicologist in drug development in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries with a broad understanding of bone and its interactions with other organ systems in safety assessments. The book is divided into three parts. The first part describes our current understanding of bone biology and its primary regulatory pathways. Additional chapters address regulatory and study design considerations for […]

Diagnostic Clusters in Shoulder Conditions 1st ed. 2017 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319573322] This book serves as a definitive guide to diagnosing shoulder conditions for trainees, general practitioners, physiotherapists, orthopaedic surgeons and radiologists with an interest in shoulder pathology. It comes at a time when the knowledge regarding shoulder conditions has vastly improved, with the shoulder sub-speciality growing at a rapid pace in terms of practitioner numbers, procedures and evidence base. It is unclear, in most circumstances, which single clinical […]

Career Skills for Surgeons 1st ed. 2017 Edition

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Obstetrics Essentials: A Question-Based Review 1st ed. 2017 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319576747] This book is a compact question-based review of the most critical topics an obstetrician will come across in practice. Each chapter includes 10-30 multiple-choice questions designed to test the readers understanding surrounding one obstetric topic. Based on all 45 obstetric based practice bulletins by ACOG, this text is designed to keep practitioners up-to-date with the latest evidence based medicine.  Sample topics include: anemia in pregnancy, screening for fetal […]

Cardiac Arrhythmias, Pacing and Sudden Death (Cardiovascular Medicine) 1st ed. 2017 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319579983] This book provides up-to-date, user-friendly and comprehensive guidance on the evaluation, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. This ensures that that this title aids every trainee and practicising cardiologist, cardiac electrophysiologist, cardiac surgeon, vascular surgeon, diabetologist, cardiac radiologist and any physician who manages cardiac patients. Cardiovascular Medicine: Cardiac Arrhythmias, Pacing and Sudden Death  covers every aspect of cardiac arrhythmias, from cardiac signs and symptoms […]

Phosphodiesterases: CNS Functions and Diseases (Advances in Neurobiology) 1st ed. 2017 Edition

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Science of Ashwagandha: Preventive and Therapeutic Potentials 1st ed. 2017 Edition

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Dermatological Atlas of Indigenous People 1st ed. 2017 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319594443] Skin diseases are highly prevalent among indigenous people, leading to low mortality but greatly impacting their quality of life. Such diseases can be observed in indigenous people; both those living in isolated communities and those who have since been urbanized to some degree share a common characteristic of presenting different clinical patterns than non-indigenous individuals. These specificities necessitate a special approach when diagnosing dermatologic diseases in indigenous people. However, these […]

DNA and Histone Methylation as Cancer Targets (Cancer Drug Discovery and Development) 1st ed. 2017 Edition

  [amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319597841] This book will focus on DNA and histone methylation in epigenetics and describe how it is involved in the molecular mechanisms responsible for the development of cancer. Chapters will summarize the current knowledge of the molecular basis of DNA and histone methylation and explain how it is involved in cancer, describe the features of DNA and histone methylation associated with particular types of cancer, diagnostic/therapeutic applications, […]

Pocket Book for Simulation Debriefing in Healthcare 1st ed. 2018 Edition

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