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Enhancing Surgical Performance: A Primer in Non-technical Skills

1st Edition

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Rhona Flin, George G. Youngson, Steven Yule
July 28, 2015

Enhancing Surgical Performance: A Primer in Non-Technical Skills explains why non-technical skills are vital for safe and effective performance in the operating theatre. The book provides a full account, with supporting empirical evidence, of the Non-Technical Skills for Surgeons (NOTSS) system and ...

Precision Haematological Cancer Medicine

1st Edition

Tariq Mughal
October 11, 2018

Many experts now consider genetic evaluation to be pivotal for the optimal diagnosis, classification, risk stratification, and therapeutic decision-making for persons diagnosed with blood cancer. This new text specifically focuses on the genetic alterations essential for establishing diagnosis and...

Type 2 Diabetes: Cardiovascular and Related Complications and Evidence-Based Complementary Treatments

1st Edition

Robert Fried, Richard M. Carlton
October 11, 2018

Approximately 29 million Americans are diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes annually. Of that number, only about 36 percent (10.44 million diabetes sufferers) achieve satisfactory medical outcomes and would need additional help—rarely available—to reliably control their glucose levels. Contrary to...

The Whys of a Scientific Life

1st Edition

John R. Helliwell
October 11, 2018

The first in the Focus Series on Global Science Education, The Whys of a Scientific Life examines why scientists do what they do. Working from a diverse background in scientific research, including academic departments of physics and chemistry, as well as the scientific civil service, the author...

The Fifteen Minute Hour: Efficient and Effective Patient-Centered Consultation Skills, Sixth Edition

6th Edition

Marian R. Stuart, Joseph A. Lieberman
October 09, 2018

The Fifteen Minute Hour is well-established as a classic text, providing invaluable support for primary care practitioners aiming to increase patient satisfaction without adding significantly to the length of a visit. This sixth edition continues to emphasise a patient-centred approach to help...

Operations that made History 2e

2nd Edition

Harold Ellis
October 08, 2018

A notable surgeon and charismatic teacher himself, Professor Ellis has brought together in Operations that made History a fascinating collection of renowned surgical procedures each one illustrating a different aspect of the history of surgery....

Non-Invasive Ventilation and Weaning: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Mark Elliott, Stefano Nava, Bernd Schönhofer
October 03, 2018

Now in full-colour, this eagerly-anticipated second edition continues to be the most comprehensive resource available on non-invasive ventilation (NIV), both in the hospital and at home. Reflecting a global perspective with expert contributors from more than 15 countries, the book: • provides...

Precision Medicine in Cancers and Non-Communicable Diseases

1st Edition

Debmalya Barh
October 02, 2018

The availability of human genome, large amount of data on individual genetic variations, environmental interactions, influence of lifestyle, and cutting-edge tools and technologies for big-data analysis have led to the era of clinical practice of "Precision Medicine". This book aims to provide a...

Essentials of Clinical Pulmonology

1st Edition

Pallav L Shah, Felix JF Herth, YC Gary Lee, Gerard J Criner
October 01, 2018

Concise yet comprehensive, this textbook of clinical pulmonology provides pulmonologists and respiratory disease physicians with all the key information that they need to know to manage the patient through the diagnosis and treatment journeys. From the most common condition to the rarest, each...

SBAs for the MRCS Part A: A Bailey & Love Revision Guide

2nd Edition

Vivian A. Elwell, Jonathan M. Fishman, Rajat Chowdhury
October 01, 2018

The four Surgical Royal Colleges have recently received approval from the GMC to make changes to the MRCS Part A Examination. The second edition of this popular book,SBAs and EMQs for the MRCS Part A is an invaluable guide to sitting and passing the new MRCS examination.There is an increased...

Air Pollution and the Electromagnetic Phenomena as Incitants

1st Edition

William J. Rea
October 01, 2018

The field of electromagnetic sensitivity is the new epidemic of the 21st century, and can cause disease of the automatic nerve system in any part of the body. This is as a result of chemical sensitivity, in which over 80,000 chemicals are involved, resulting in innumerable combinations. A cursory...

Organ Preservation for Transplantation

3rd Edition

Luis Horacio Toledo-Pereyra
September 27, 2018

The first edition of this book, Basic Concepts in Organ Procurement, Perfusion and Preservation for Transplantation, was published 27 years ago, in 1982 when organ procurement and preservation began to advance in the study of the best ways to preserve organs for transplantation. The second edition,...

Scott-Brown's Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Eighth Edition

8th Edition

John C Watkinson, Ray W Clarke
September 26, 2018

Scott-Brown's Otorhinolaryngology is used the world over as the definitive reference for trainee ENT surgeons, audiologists and trainee head and neck surgeons, as well as specialists who need detailed, reliable and authoritative information on all aspects of ear, nose and throat disease and...

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