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Pathology of the Esophagus: An Atlas and Textbook by Kaiyo Takubo

By Kaiyo Takubo

Esophageal ailments have lately turn into a spotlight of medical curiosity specifically because of a rise within the variety of instances of Barrett's esophagus. This publication offers a accomplished description of the esophagus according to many works released in English in addition to in jap. issues diversity from the embryology and constitution of the esophagus, to benign ailments and diverse esophageal infections, to esophageal carcinoma, together with Barrett's esophagus.

Not in simple terms the various appealing colour illustrations of pathological research via such potential as cytology, immunohistochemistry, and electron microscopy, but in addition the big variety of endoscopic photographs within the booklet make readers instantly conscious of its medical relevance. This ebook presents a useful resource of knowledge for pathologists, researchers, and training endoscopists.

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Diseases in Marine Aquarium Fish by Gerald Bassleer

By Gerald Bassleer

This is often the hot revised variation 2004. An skilled specialist offers the imperative information regarding illnesses in marine aquarium fish. provided in a transparent, effortless- to-understand demeanour.

Contents contain:
- reasons and prevention of illnesses in fish.
- spotting the indicators of disorder - in perform and less than the microscope.
- medications and mixtures of remedies, which even non-specialists can practice.

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ERCP and EUS: A Case-Based Approach by Linda S. Lee

By Linda S. Lee

This textual content offers a entire overview of ERCP and EUS and the scientific stipulations for which they're hired. awarded in a case-based layout with accompanying video clips, it's going to function a necessary functional scientific source for gastroenterologists with an curiosity in ERCP and EUS. The textual content highlights significant ideas excited about ERCP, experiences problems and up to date info on combating post-ERCP pancreatitis, and discusses very important matters in education in ERCP together with use of endoscopic simulators and review of competency as emphasised within the new ACGME guidance. For biliary illnesses, new suggestions for dealing with biliary stones, novel applied sciences for diagnosing indeterminate biliary strictures, and new units for treating benign and malignant strictures also are highlighted. For pancreatic ailments, advances in minimally invasive endoscopic strategies for pancreatic stones and strictures, and administration of the problems of pancreatitis are reviewed. in addition, ERCP isn't really constrained through age, being pregnant or heritage of stomach surgical procedures and exact issues specific to those sufferer populations also are discussed.

The EUS chapters assessment the breadth of kit on hand for appearing EUS and EUS-FNA, element the means of acting EUS-FNA, and discover pertinent concerns with education and assessing competency analogous to ERCP education. invaluable insights at the fundamentals of cytopathology suitable to the endosonographer are summarized. The vintage indication for EUS of staging luminal cancers is tested intimately whereas pancreaticobiliary symptoms are mentioned highlighting more moderen adjunctive applied sciences together with elastography and contrast-enhanced EUS. even if in its infancy, the courageous new global of healing EUS is explored with a spotlight on endoscopic necrosectomy, EUS-guided biliary and pancreatic entry in addition to the fascinating chances of EUS-guided radiofrequency ablation and injection of anti-tumor agents.
ERCP and EUS: A Case dependent Approach will function a truly resource for physicians who practice or refer sufferers for ERCP and EUS. It presents a concise but entire precis of the present prestige of ERCP and EUS that would support consultant sufferer administration and stimulate scientific study. ​

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The Craniovertebral Region in Chronic Inflammatory Rheumatic by Yves Dirheimer

By Yves Dirheimer

Radiology, the youngest of the key clinical sciences, has gone through a unprecedented technical evolution because the discovery of X-rays. it all started with the advance of the differing kinds of tomography and the adoption of many distinction brokers, then proceeded swiftly to serioscopy, subtraction of pictures, direct expansion, echography, thermography, and xerography. at the present time, even ahead of these kinds of options have come into universal use, one other department of radiologic know-how has advanced: automatic (axial) tomography. greater than simply an innovation, its precise dimensions are unfore­ seeable. Radiology has develop into in lower than a century an critical adjunct to the perform of medication. the improvement of radiology as a speciality its technical advances, which assorted drastically from kingdom to nation. This quick improvement led fast to subspecialization, even the very early improvement of radiotherapy and radiodiagnostics as separate entities. in spite of the fact that, the access of radiology into the college has preserved it a unmarried department of medication, averting the common tendency towards automobile­ nomy of the branches of a speciality. this day the fourth iteration of radiologists is confronted with one other deci­ sion: even if to turn into technologists subjugated to their equipment, to develop into sub experts with a unmarried ability, or to stay medical professionals. nearly all of this fourth new release has rejected changing into an adjunct to a grasp method and quite has really good in accordance with the hippocratic idea of medicine.

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Vomiting - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It offers an entire clinical dictionary masking hundreds and hundreds of phrases and expressions with regards to vomiting. It additionally offers broad lists of bibliographic citations. ultimately, it offers info to clients on find out how to replace their wisdom utilizing numerous web assets. The publication is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with learn devoted to vomiting. in the event that your time is effective, this ebook is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the web whereas lacking loads of correct info. moment, the publication additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste money and time printing hundreds of thousands of web content.

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The Official Parent's Sourcebook on Osgood-Schlatter by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This sourcebook has been created for fogeys who've determined to make schooling and Internet-based study a vital part of the therapy strategy. even though it supplies details worthy to medical professionals, caregivers and different wellbeing and fitness execs, it additionally tells mom and dad the place and the way to seem for info overlaying nearly all issues with regards to osgood-schlatter ailment, from the necessities to the main complicated parts of study. The name of this ebook contains the notice reliable. This displays the truth that the sourcebook attracts from public, educational, govt, and peer-reviewed study. chosen readings from quite a few businesses are reproduced to offer you the various most recent professional info to be had up to now on osgood-schlatter ailment. Following an introductory bankruptcy, the sourcebook is prepared into 3 components. half I: THE necessities; bankruptcy 1. The necessities on Osgood-Schlatter affliction: directions; bankruptcy 2. looking information; half II: extra assets AND complicated fabric; bankruptcy three. reviews on Osgood-Schlatter illness; bankruptcy four. Books on Osgood-Schlatter affliction; bankruptcy five. medical professional instructions and Databases; half III. APPENDICES; Appendix A. studying Your kid's medicinal drugs; Appendix B. learning replacement medication; Appendix C. discovering meals; Appendix D. discovering clinical Libraries; Appendix E. Your kid's Rights and coverage; on-line GLOSSARIES; OSGOOD-SCHLATTER illness thesaurus; INDEX. comparable subject matters comprise: Osteochondritis of the tibial tubercle, Osteochondrosis, Osteochondrosis, Tibial Tubercle, Schlatter disorder.

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Clinical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: A Comprehensive Atlas by Hoon Jai Chun, Suk-Kyun Yang, Myung-Gyu Choi

By Hoon Jai Chun, Suk-Kyun Yang, Myung-Gyu Choi

Gastrointestinal endoscopy is the central software for the research and remedy of so much illnesses of the gastrointestinal tract. The Atlas of medical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy deals a entire review of the position of gastrointestinal endoscopy in prognosis. The atlas comprises an abundance of high quality photographs of quite a lot of illnesses of the higher and decrease gastrointestinal tract, observed by way of certain scientific descriptions. general findings and variations also are documented. moreover, many pictures bought by way of complex image-enhanced endoscopy, pill endoscopy, device-assisted enteroscopy, and endoscopic ultrasound are integrated. This booklet might be an incredible reference for either experts and trainees in gastroenterology. it is going to give you the reader with a useful shop of data and with the transparent information required for you to practice gastrointestinal endoscopy to top effect.

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Acute Liver Failure by William M. Lee, Roger Williams, Jean-Pierre Benhamou,

By William M. Lee, Roger Williams, Jean-Pierre Benhamou, Jacques Bernuau

Acute liver failure (ALF), or fulminant hepatic failure, is a special scientific syndrome that crosses scientific disciplines. a comparatively infrequent situation, ALF continues to be an immense concentration of medical and examine realization. With the arrival of transplantation, the significance of realizing administration of ALF has taken on a brand new urgency. during this first quantity devoted to ALF, the editors assemble a extraordinary workforce of participants to explain the etiology, pathology and remedy of this significant syndrome. additionally lined are consensus thoughts in liver transplantation for ALF sufferers, in addition to descriptions of synthetic and bioartificial liver support units. a bit on destiny remedies contains hepatocyte transplantation, auxiliary grafts and different transitority liver aid. impressive for the excessive point of the authors' services, this accomplished quantity may still end up worthy.

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Multimodality Management of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic by Matthew H.G. Katz, Syed A. Ahmad

By Matthew H.G. Katz, Syed A. Ahmad

This quantity offers the main finished assurance of scientific administration of borderline resectable pancreatic melanoma to be had. Authored by means of leaders within the box, the e-book makes a speciality of present medical administration of this illness level, the significance of multimodality therapy algorithms, and an interdisciplinary method of care. Surgical chapters are well-illustrated to supply surgeons and surgical trainees with vital technical pearls. scientific trials and trial layout also are discussed.

Multimodality administration of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer is a precious source for gastroenterologists, scientific oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, normal surgeons, and trainees attracted to the therapy of pancreatic cancer.

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ADVANCES IN VAGAL AFFERENT NEUROBIOLOGY by Bradley J. Undem

By Bradley J. Undem

Taking a entire technique within which all facets of the vagal afferent approach are thought of, from the terminals within the visceral tissues to the neural pathways in the vital apprehensive approach, this large textual content stories the improvement, neurochemistry, anatomy, biophysics, pharmacology, and body structure of the vagal afferent nerves. The authors current experimental ideas used to enquire the improvement, morphology, electrophysiology and reflex functionality of the vagal afferent nerves, and comprise state of the art studies of vagal afferent neurobiology through many of the world's prime specialists in those fields.

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