Pharmacology of Ocular Therapeutics

This e-book includes an built-in evaluation of ocular therapeutics throughout all appropriate fields. It addresses the real-world requisites of ophthalmologists, pharmacists and optometrists, as saw via operating along those practitioners for 2 many years. wisdom surrounding  agents utilized in ophthalmic perform has, traditionally, been scattered. The e-book enables figuring out of ocular drug treatment by means of compiling all key facets of the pharmacology, toxicology, pharmaceutical technology, ocular biochemistry and telephone biology of those agents.

Chapters aspect drug move throughout boundaries, systemic toxicity of topically utilized medicines, autonomic medicinal drugs used for diagnostics, in addition to anti inflammatory, antiallergic, glaucoma and antimicrobial treatments, and avenues for the advance of latest ocular medications. functions of extemporaneously ready formulations are defined to notify daily medical perform.  The use of mucoadhesive polymers in tear substitutes, ocular drug supply structures, stem telephone treatment, pharmacogenomics and antiangiogenic ocular chemotherapy also are explored. The publication additionally offers insights from medicinal drugs of natural starting place, and a old point of view on medicines for ocular use.

Practicing and resident ophthalmologists, optometrists, pharmacists, nursing execs, students in ocular drug study and scholars will both make the most of this entire guide.

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NMS Surgery Casebook (National Medical Series for Independent Study)

Ideal as a stand-alone evaluation or as a spouse to NMS Surgery, this hugely useful casebook provides a chain of surgical situations that start with a scientific situation and development step-by-step during the decision-making means of sufferer administration. It bargains clinical scholars a dependent topic evaluation, perform inquiries to organize for the USMLE Step 2 examination, and a chance to paintings via medical situations with a distinct “what subsequent” method of choice making.
Updates contain a brand new two-color layout, “Deep suggestions” and “Quick Cuts” textual content positive factors that sincerely name out high-yield details in each bankruptcy, and an all-new bankruptcy on pediatrics protecting universal congenital anomalies.  medical pictures and illustrations supply the chance to discover visible clues, and the hot pocket-sized structure makes it effortless to hold and examine each time, anyplace. furthermore, this identify is packaged with entry to the interactive publication model at no extra cost!
  • Provides a very good evaluation for checks and a chance to perform real-world scientific determination making.
  • Features a brand new, two-color layout and a handy new pocket-sized format.
  • Emphasizes high-yield details with easy-to-spot “Deep ideas” and “Quick Cuts” containers throughout.
  • Contains a brand new pediatrics bankruptcy that brings you modern with universal congenital anomalies.
  • Includes case diversifications so you could think of sufferers with problems or co-existing conditions.
  • Uses an intensive representation software that offers possibilities to make sufferer administration judgements in accordance with visible cues.
  • The excellent significant other to Jarrell's NMS surgical procedure, sixth Edition.

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Current Surgical Therapy, 12e (Current Therapy)

For greater than 30 years, Current Surgical Therapy has been the go-to resource for either citizens and practitioners for professional recommendation on today’s top therapy and administration thoughts for common surgery. The twelfth variation, through Drs. John L. Cameron and Andrew M. Cameron, continues to be the perfect reference for written, oral, and recertifying board learn, in addition to for daily scientific perform. Twelve brand-new chapters and lots of new contributing authors hold you modern with contemporary adjustments during this fast-moving box, assisting you achieve larger results and make sure quicker restoration occasions for your patients.

  • Presents practical, hands-on advice on making a choice on and imposing the newest surgical ways from today’s preeminent common surgeons.
  • Approaches every one subject utilizing a similar easy-to-follow format: ailment presentation, pathophysiology, and diagnostics, via surgical therapy.
  • Discusses which method of take, tips on how to stay away from or reduce complications, and what results to expect.
  • Helps you visualize easy methods to continue with full colour photos throughout.
  • Trusted through generations of basic surgeons as the definitive resource at the most present surgical approaches, supplying a short, effective evaluation sooner than surgical procedure and while getting ready for surgical forums and ABSITEs.
  • Expert seek advice™ booklet model integrated with purchase.
  • This enhanced booklet experience lets you seek all the textual content, figures, and references from the ebook on quite a few units.

  • Features nearly three hundred succinct, well-illustrated chapters that summarize today’s top remedy and administration recommendation for a wide selection of ailments and linked surgeries.
  • Includes twelve brand-new chapters masking islet allotransplantation; decrease extremity amputations; prehospital administration of the trauma sufferer; ERAS: colon surgical procedure; minimally invasive pancreatic surgical procedure; 5 new chapters at the breast, and more.

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The Body Hunters: Testings New Drugs on the World's Poorest Patients

By Sonia Shah

An eye-opening examine substantial Pharma's unethical and exploitative drug trials within the international South.

"Medical learn imposes burdens. yet mostly conversing, we do not prefer to comprehend it….If the historical past of human experimentation tells us whatever, from the bloody vivisections of the 1st millennium to the Tuskegee Syphilis research, it truly is that such burdens made mystery will fall heaviest at the poorest and so much powerless between us."—from The physique Hunters

This groundbreaking booklet finds the unethical drug-testing practices of the multinational pharmaceutical undefined. In its quest to advance profitable new medicinal drugs for the world's wealthy, the has grew to become clear of the wellbeing and fitness wishes of the world's terrible. And but, over the last decade, great Pharma has quietly exported its medical learn enterprise to the worldwide South, the place moral oversight is minimum, and in poor health, bad, and determined sufferers are abundant.

In The physique Hunters, investigative journalist Sonia Shah exhibits how the pharmaceutical is utilizing trying out strategies within the worldwide South that might reason scandals within the built international. In India, dozens of sufferers in drug trials have perished ache lethal unintended effects identified to the FDA; in Zambia, AIDS infants in scientific trials were administered placebos.

The physique Hunters is predicated on numerous years of unique study and reporting from Africa and Asia, and describes dozens of trials, in addition to the checkered historical past of Western scientific technology in negative international locations.

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Atlas d'acupuncture

By Claudia Focks

Très pratique pour localiser correctement les issues d'acupuncture, cet atlas décrit aussi le contexte particulier de chaque aspect et ses possibilités thérapeutiques. En creation, l'ouvrage fait un rappel synthétique du système des méridiens, des différentes méthodes de localisation des issues, des mesures du corps en cun et des repères anatomiques. Le coeur de l'ouvrage présente de manière claire et détaillée plus de four hundred issues d'acupuncture : issues des méridiens principaux, issues des huit merveilleux vaisseaux et issues hors méridiens. Les derniers chapitres approfondissent les issues les plus importants de chaque méridien par région anatomique, puis les différentes catégories de issues et leurs institutions. Chaque aspect est présenté selon un schéma-type qui facilite l. a. session rapide : localisation : directions précises qui guident le lecteur pas à pas dans l'anatomie de floor jusqu'à l'emplacement du aspect ; attitude d'insertion : angle(s) et profondeur d'insertion, style d'aiguille recommandé; activities : symptoms, précautions à prendre, risques et contre-indications éventuels ; caractéristiques particulières : spécificités d'action et d'usage clinique du aspect. Enfin, l'iconographie associe plus de seven-hundred photographies et six hundred dessins : les vues d'ensemble ou en macro alternent avec los angeles surimpression des constructions osseuses, musculaires ou vasculaires sur des pictures d'anatomie de floor pour un haut degré de précision visuelle. Didactique et exhaustif, cet atlas sera un outil efficace pour les acupuncteurs, confirmés ou en formation.

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Pain: Psychological Perspectives

This invaluable resource offers a state of the art account of the psychology of soreness from top researchers. It good points contributions from scientific, social, and biopsychological views, the most recent theories of discomfort, in addition to easy procedures and utilized concerns. The ebook opens with an creation to the background of soreness conception and the epidemiology of ache. It then explores theoretical paintings, together with the gate keep watch over theory/neuromatrix version, in addition to biopsychosocial, cognitive/behavioral, and psychodynamic views. matters, akin to the hyperlink among psychophysiological tactics and cognizance and the verbal exchange of soreness are tested. soreness over the lifestyles span, ethno-cultural, and person alterations are the focal point of the following 3 chapters.

Pain: mental Perspectives addresses present scientific issues:

* ache review and acute and persistent discomfort interventions;

* the unavailability of mental interventions for continual discomfort in a couple of settings, using self-report, and concerns concerning the implementation of sure biomedical interventions; and

* the newest moral criteria and the theories.

Intended for practitioners, researchers, and scholars concerned with the research of discomfort in fields resembling medical and well-being psychology, this book also will attract physicians, nurses, and physiotherapists. Pain is perfect for complex classes at the psychology of discomfort, soreness administration, and similar classes that tackle this topic.

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The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated Manual of Ophthalmology - Elsevieron VitalSource

By Neil J. Friedman

The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated handbook of Ophthalmology is the must-have clinical reference book for the ever-changing box of ophthalmology. Thoroughly updated to incorporate the newest advances within the box, the fourth variation of this popular handbook beneficial properties high-quality colour pictures and an intuitive design for simple comprehension and reference. perfect for ophthalmic practitioners and allied well-being pros alike, this indispensable resource is your complete consultant for the quickly prognosis and remedy of the most typical eye disorders.

  • Consult this name in your favourite e-reader, behavior swift searches, and alter font sizes for optimum readability.
  • Accurately diagnose problems in the course of the aid of full-color photos and genuine case studies.
  • Rapidly find key information

  • with a hugely templated structure that incorporates chapters equipped anatomically, no longer via ophthalmic subspecialty, as well as key packing containers and highlighted emergency administration boxes.

  • Apply the newest wisdom and methods
  • in the analysis and remedy of ocular illness, together with anti-VEGF treatment for retina problems; optical coherence tomography and high-resolution imaging modalities; new corneal and refractive surgical techniques; advances in uveitis, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology; and more.

  • Stay abreast of the latest spectral area OCT with a variety of scans incorporated through the book.
  • Quickly deal with severe events with highlighted emergency administration containers, in addition to bonus appendices that offer a wealth of supplemental details necessary for the non-specialist, together with suggestions at the fundamentals in exam equipment, differential analysis, universal medicines, measurements and more.
  • Identify subtleties and nuances by way of reading over 800 full-color illustrations depicting a whole diversity of medical problems, imaging and trying out equipment, and surgical thoughts, in addition to brand-new video clips of eye move examination.
  • Access the video clips at Expert Consult.


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McGraw-Hill Specialty Board Review Pain Medicine

By Salahadin Abdi

1000 Q&As give you the education you must ace the soreness medication board assessments and anesthesiology recertification!

"The e-book is intended for all physicians who're working towards interventional soreness medication. it's definitely a really beneficial ebook for any discomfort fellow preparing for board examinations....There are different soreness evaluate books available...but none as invaluable as this e-book is in getting ready readers for the ache forums. three Stars."--Doody's assessment Service

McGraw-Hill forte Board evaluation: soreness Medicine is the right method to arrange for the yank Board of Anesthesiology examination in addition to assessments given by means of the yankee Board of ache medication and the yank Academy of ache drugs. it is also nice for recertification! you can find every thing you wish in a single finished assessment . . . questions, solutions, motives, perform assessments, and references.

Here's why this publication is the final word anesthesiology board assessment tool:

  • one thousand questions and solutions with particular causes for proper and mistaken answers
  • The variety of questions in line with subject displays the makeup of the particular examination -- so that you recognize you are placing the main volume of research time into what is such a lot important
  • solutions are referenced to significant discomfort medication texts
  • Questions replica the fashion and structure of the ABA exam

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Clinical Hepatology: Principles and Practice of Hepatobiliary Diseases: Volume 2

By Henryk Dancygier

Clinical Hepatology – rules and perform of Hepatobiliary ailments presents transparent and accomplished insurance of the etiology, mechanisms of affliction, prognosis, and useful administration of the complete spectrum of liver and biliary problems. It additionally provides a good, evidence-based overview of the swiftly increasing box of hepatobiliary diseases.

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