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Enhancing Surgical Performance: A Primer in Non-technical Skills

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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 ...

Articular Cartilage, Second Edition

Kyriacos A. Athanasiou, Eric M. Darling, Jerry C. Hu, Grayson D. DuRaine, A. Hari Reddi
January 17, 2017

This book covers the latest research and advancements related to articular cartilage in biology, development, pathology, clinical applications and tissue engineering. The authors take an interdisciplinary approach that encompasses the breadth and depth of basic science, bioengineering,...

Handbook of Venous and Lymphatic Disorders: Guidelines of the American Venous Forum, Fourth Edition

Peter Gloviczki, American Venous Forum
January 17, 2017

The Handbook of Venous Disorders, first published in 1996, is a handbook for all clinicians and surgeons who are involved with the investigation, evaluation, or management of venous and lymphatic diseases or malformations. These disorders include varicose veins, venous ulcers, DVT, lymphedema, and...

Behavior, Truth and Deception, 2e: Applying Profiling and Analysis to the Interview Process

Michael R. Napier
January 17, 2017

Focusing on practical approaches for the experienced investigator, Michael R. Napier, a 27-year veteran of the FBI, presents Behavior, Truth, and Deception: Applying Profiling and Analysis to the Interview Process. This hands-on volume, drawn from years of experience interviewing suspects, reveals...

Traumatic Event Management: An Individualized Approach for Effective Treatment

Tania Glenn
January 15, 2017

Exploring effective traumatic event management for all personnel who have experienced a trauma, this book demonstrates how to establish a comprehensive system and apply the most effective intervention and treatment at the right time for each individual. The book will be essential to emergency...

Psychiatry Review and Board Preparation

Vishal Madaan, Venkata Kolli
January 15, 2017

There are currently no books available for psychiatry boards candidates that address the recent changes brought about by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. More specifically, this is the first book that targets the clinical vignette section of the board examination. This is also the...

Schizophrenia: A Practical Primer for Clinicians and Allied Health Professionals, Second Edition

Ravinder Reddy, Matcheri S. Keshavan
January 15, 2017

Schizophrenia is a devastating illness that affects well over 20 million people worldwide and is one of the top ten causes of disability in developed countries. Because patients with schizophrenia are encountered in many health care provider settings, a broad range of health practitioners should to...

The 2 x 4 Model: A Modern Blueprint for the Integration of Mental Health and Addiction Care

Robert Andrew Chambers
January 15, 2017

This book describes a simple, evidence-based, yet revolutionary design of the modern behavioral health clinic that fully integrates addiction and mental health diagnoses. This design, called the 2 x 4 model, will eliminate the silos that now pervasively exist between mental health and addiction...

Get Through MRCPsych Paper A: Mock Examination Papers, Two Volume Set

Melvyn W. B. Zhang, Cyrus S.H. Ho, Roger Ho, Ian H. Treasaden, Basant Puri
January 15, 2017

The MRCPsych examinations, conducted by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, are perhaps the most important exams for any psychiatric trainee to achieve specialist accreditation. Written by authors with previous exam experience and edited by the distinguished team behind Revision Notes in Psychiatry...

Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery: The Lapco Manual

Mark Coleman, Tom Cecil
January 13, 2017

This unique reference in laparoscopic colorectal surgery starts by looking at the establishment of the Lapco training programme in the UK. It then goes on to provide a comprehensive technical manual of operative and patient care for laparoscopic colorectal surgery, offers insight into training and...

Litt's Drug Eruption and Reaction Manual, 23rd Edition

Jerome Z. Litt, Neil Shear
January 13, 2017

Internationally relied upon by medical practitioners for unparalleled focus on adverse effects and reactions, this succinct clinical reference is an essential drug-safety tool for patient care, particularly for those on many prescriptions. This new edition has been revised and updated throughout as...

Mesenteric Principles of Gastrointestinal Surgery: Basic and Applied Science

John Calvin Coffey, Rishabh Sehgal, Dara Walsh
January 12, 2017

The mesentery is that part of the lining of the abdominal cavity that attaches the stomach, small intestine, pancreas, spleen, and other abdominal organs to the posterior wall of the abdomen. Recent discoveries related to the human mesentery offer an opportunity to reappraise it across a wide range...

Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer Imaging: Advances and Applications

Michael T. McMahon, Assaf A. Gilad, Jeff W.M. Bulte, Peter C.M. van Zijl
January 12, 2017

This is the first textbook dedicated to CEST imaging and covers the fundamental principles of saturation transfer, key features of CEST agents that enable the production of imaging contrast, and practical aspects of preparing image-acquisition and post-processing schemes suited for in vivo...

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