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Handbook of Primary Care Ethics

Andrew Papanikitas, John Spicer
October 13, 2017

This enterprising collection spans the breadth of primary care in multiple ways. Contributions from general practitioners, philosophers, nurses, physiotherapists, dentists, health economists, educationalists, patients and others reflect the rich variety that makes up primary care. Authors embrace...

Hyperpigmentation

Dimitris Rigopoulos, Alexander C. Katoulis
October 06, 2017

Darkening patches on the skin can result in great distress for the patient. However, definitive diagnosis between the many possible causes and effective treatment can be very hard for the medical practitioner to achieve. This is the first major professional reference with systematic coverage of...

The Complete CSA Casebook: 110 Role Plays and a Comprehensive Curriculum Guide

Emily Blount, Helen Kirby-Blount, Liz Moulton
September 11, 2017

This is the most comprehensive resource for candidates sitting the challenging final Clinical Skills Assessment exam, offering a complete curriculum guide as well as 110 role plays that can be removed and practised in pairs. The guidance is seamlessly aligned to the RCGP syllabus, fully up-to-date...

Acute Pancreatitis: An A-Z

V.K. Kapoor
August 31, 2017

Acute pancreatitis is a common cause of acute abdomen. Diagnoses is difficult as the symptoms mimic that of many other medical and surgical conditions. Patients with severe acute pancreatitis can develop multiple organ failure and need intensive care. As its management is multi-disciplinary...

Handbook of In Vitro Fertilization, Fourth Edition

David K. Gardner, Carlos Simón
July 18, 2017

The new edition of this text admirably fills the need for a primer on the central topics involved in Human In Vitro Fertilization (IVF). Supplying a comprehensive and hands-on approach to IVF, this source presents established state-of-the-art procedures and techniques, as well as the most current...

An Orthopaedics Guide for Today's GP

Maneesh Bhatia, Tim Jennings
July 13, 2017

This practical handbook is an essential reference for GPs when dealing with musculoskeletal disorders, as well as a useful exam prep aid for the common MSK cases that occur in the CSA. Responding to increasing pressures on GPs to reduce the number of referrals and treat more patients in the...

Iodine Made Simple

Tatsuo Kaiho
July 10, 2017

Iodine Made Simple is a unique volume that explains the basic properties of iodine as well as the products and technology using it. Included are eight sections: What Is Iodine?, Iodine around Us, Iodine That Sustains Electronic and Information Materials, Using Iodine for Analysis, Innovative...

Psoriasis, Second Edition

M. Alan Menter, Caitriona Ryan
July 07, 2017

The new edition of a concise yet thorough illustrated review of the diagnosis and treatment of many forms of psoriasis now includes the many new therapies available and in development, as well as more material on psoriasis as a systemic disease and on comorbidities. This will be of interest to all...

Primary Care Nutrition: Writing the Nutrition Prescription

David Heber, Zhaoping Li
June 19, 2017

Primary care physicians work in settings with limited time and resources making them unable to incorporate nutritional advice into daily practices. This book provides practical applications of proper nutrition practices in disease management, prevention, and treatment. Chapters cover the role of...

The Endometrial Factor: A Reproductive Precision Medicine Approach

Carlos Simón, Linda C. Giudice
June 12, 2017

At the dawn of precision medicine, there is a new opportunity for novel approaches to understand, diagnose and treat endometrial disorders that affect fertility, reproductive outcomes, and women’s health more broadly. Herein, the editors have assembled critically evaluated state-of-the-art chapters...

ENT OSCEs: A Guide to Passing the DO-HNS and MRCS (ENT) OSCE, Second Edition

Joseph Manjaly, Peter Kullar, Alison Carter, Richard Fox
June 12, 2017

Revised and expanded for the second edition, ENT OSCEs is an established full-colour revision guide covering all aspects of the DO-HNS and MRCS (ENT) OSCE. Written by a team of ENT specialty registrars, this accessible text follows a step-by-step approach with each test OSCE station based on the...

100 Cases in General Practice, Second Edition

Anne E. Stephenson, Martin Mueller, John Grabinar
May 24, 2017

The new edition of this best-selling title from the popular 100 cases series explores common scenarios that will be encountered by the medical student and junior doctor when working in the community setting, and which are likely to feature in qualifying examinations. The book covers a comprehensive...

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