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Logan Turner's Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear: Head and Neck Surgery, 11th Edition

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S. Musheer Hussain
November 26, 2015

First published over 100 years ago, Logan Turner's Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear: Head & Neck Surgery covers the whole of otolaryngology in 70 chapters. This classic textbook has been completely updated and expanded to reflect the increasing sophistication of diagnostic and management ski...

Relationship Power in Health Care: Science of Behavior Change, Decision Making, and Clinician Self-Care

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John B. Livingstone, M.D., Joanne Gaffney, R.N., LICSW
January 22, 2016

The personal interface between clinician and patient is a misunderstood subject which can impact all areas of health care. Without adequate training in relationship science clinicians inadvertently contribute to empathic failure, poor medical decision process, difficulty changing health-related beha...

Surgical Oncology: Theory and Multidisciplinary Practice, Second Edition

Graeme J. Poston, Lynda Wyld, Riccardo A. Audisio
September 26, 2016

Surgical oncology is now a recognized specialty in the US and several European countries, and cancer surgery takes up a significant part of any general surgeon’s workload. This thoroughly updated second edition of this bestseller is officially endorsed as a textbook for the syllabus and curriculum...

Unexpected Infant Death Autopsy Manual

Evan Matshes
September 26, 2016

Because an infant is not merely a small adult, an infant autopsy in not simply a small adult autopsy. Specific procedures, factors, and considerations must be accounted for as part of the process. Data obtained from an infant autopsy, in a medicolegal context, should all but eliminate cases of...

Emergencies in Psychiatry in Low- and Middle-income Countries, Second Edition

Thara Rangaswamy, Lakshmi Vijayakumar
September 26, 2016

There is a need to not only understand psychiatric emergencies in low- and middle-income countries but also to formulate logical and acceptable forms of intervention. This book gives the reader an overview of the kinds of psychiatric emergencies that can occur and the strategies employed to manage...

Poisons: An Introduction for Forensic Investigators

David J. George
September 15, 2016

With numerous examples from infamous, historical cases to recent overdoses by musicians and movie stars, this book examines the myriad substances, dosages, and contexts that can result in death by chemical. Written in an engaging, rapid-fire style, it offers the layman and professional alike...

The Hip Joint

K. Mohan Iyer
September 15, 2016

For centuries, orthopaedic surgeons have been managing the pain, limp, and gait disturbance that develop in association with various traumas and diseases of the hip joint. The hip is a ball-and-socket joint that has a good range of movement, but it is stable and rarely dislocates, even after...

Reconstructive and Reproductive Surgery in Gynecology, Second Edition

Victor Gomel, Malcolm G. Munro
September 15, 2016

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Bearing Witness to Change: Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology Practice

Ezra Griffith, Michael A. Norko, Alec Buchanan, Madelon V. Baranoski, Howard Zonana
September 12, 2016

This book explores the response of forensic psychiatry and psychology to changes over the last several decades. It presents the disciplines themselves as change agents that have shaped forensic work, public policy, and law. Topics include selected developments in forensic practice, the management...

Synopsis of Sleep Medicine

S. R. Pandi-Perumal
September 12, 2016

Here is a unique resource that provides a comprehensive and highly readable summary of the basic concepts and clinical applications in sleep medicine, written for all professionals involved in health care. Sleep medicine encompasses an unusually board spectrum of contributions from biology,...

Barasi's Human Nutrition: A Health Perspective, Third Edition

Michael EJ Lean, Emilie Combet
September 07, 2016

Barasi's Human Nutrition: A Health Perspective, Third Edition, provides a comprehensive introduction to the principles and practice of nutrition. Thoroughly revised, restructured, and updated, this new edition presents up-to-date scientific information in an accessible and reader-friendly format,...

Pediatric Hair Disorders: An Atlas and Text, Third Edition

Juan Ferrando, Ramon Grimalt
September 06, 2016

Hair problems in child patients present a particular problem for clinicians: dermatologists, pediatricians, and family physicians can all worry they may not be up to date with what may be happening in the other specialties potentially involved. Written by authors with an international reputation,...

Munchausen by Proxy and Other Factitious Abuse: Practical and Forensic Investigative Techniques

Kathryn Artingstall
September 02, 2016

This book covers Munchausen and Munchausen by Proxy (MBP) though the terms have recently changed. The 2013 DSM-V—the update to the American Psychiatric Association's (APA) diagnostic and classification tool—has classified both Munchausen and MBP as "Factitious Systematic Abuse." While thought to...

Forensic Medicolegal Injury and Death Investigation

Mary H. Dudley, M.D.
September 02, 2016

Introducing the basic concepts of clinical forensic medicine and death investigation, this book covers the main areas of forensic investigation . It provides an introduction to forensic science and coverage of injury patterns, natural disease, accidental trauma, child injury and fatalities,...

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