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Cannabis as Medicine

1st Edition

Betty Wedman-St.Louis
October 08, 2019

For hundreds of years cannabis has been used as a therapeutic medicine around the world. Cannabis was an accepted medicine during the second half of the 19th century, but its use declined because single agent pain medications were advocated by physicians who demanded standardization of medicines....

Foundations of Evidence-Based Medicine: Clinical Epidemiology and Beyond, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Milos Jenicek
October 08, 2019

This comprehensive text focuses on reasoning, critical thinking and pragmatic decision making in medicine. Based on the author’s extensive experience and filled with definitions, formulae, flowcharts and checklists, this fully revised second edition continues to provide invaluable guidance to the...

Get Through MRCOG Part 2: EMQS

2nd Edition

Kalaivani Ramalingam, Latha Mageswari Palanivelu, Lakshmi Thirumalaikumar
October 03, 2019

This book provides those studying for the MRCOG Part 2 examination with welcome practice in answering Extended Matching Questions (EMQs). Updated throughout to map onto the MRCOG syllabus from September 2016, the book is designed to test the candidate's theoretical and practical knowledge of...

Parkinson's Disease: Clinican's Desk Reference

1st Edition

Donald Grosset, Hubert Fernandez, Katherine Grosset, Michael Okun
October 02, 2019

This books’ coverage ranges from incidence, diagnosis, investigation, drug treatments, non-motor features of Parkinson’s Disease, assessment scales and surgical intervention, to the role of nurses, physio– and occupational therapists, speech/language pathologists, dieticians, and to the use of...

The Evolution of Medical Genetics: A British Perspective

1st Edition

Peter S. Harper
September 30, 2019

This informative new book presents an accessible account of the development of medical genetics over the past 70 years, one of the most important areas of 20th, and now 21st, century science and medicine. Based largely on the author's personal involvement and career as a leader in the field over...

Hypopigmentation

1st Edition

Electra Nicolaidou, Clio Dessinioti, Andreas Katsambas
September 27, 2019

There are many disorders of a lack of pigmentation in the skin, with different causations and effects, of which vitiligo is only the best known; this comprehensive text from international experts will enable clinicians to diagnose the full range of these conditions and suggest the most effective...

Neuropeptide Function in the Gastrointestinal Tract

1st Edition

Edwin E. Daniel
September 27, 2019

First published in 1991: This book assimilates and evaluates the rapidly accumulating information regarding neuropeptides in the gut, their chemistry; genetic control; processing in enteric nerves; the projections of their nerves; their actions at the tissue, cell, and molecular levels; and their...

Functional Imaging in Movement Disorders

1st Edition

W. R. Wayne Martin
September 27, 2019

First published in 1990, this indispensable volume brings together authoritative, up-to-date, critical accounts of the present status of positron emission tomography (PET) in the study of movement disorders both in terms of the basic science relevant to PET and the clinical science related to the...

The Biology of the Intervertebral Disc

1st Edition

Peter Ghosh
September 27, 2019

First Published in 1988, this book documents the role, biology, and structure of the Intervertebral Disc. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for Students of Medicine, Chiropractors, and other practitioners...

Preleukemic Syndrome Hemopoietic Dysplasia

1st Edition

George C. Bagby, Jr.
September 27, 2019

First Published in 1986, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide to the preleukemic syndrome. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for Students of Hematology, and other practitioners in their respective...

Fecal Incontinence and Constipation in Children: Case Studies

1st Edition

Onnalisa Nash, Julie Choueiki, Marc Levitt
September 23, 2019

This book focuses on the management of children with fecal incontinence and constipation. Despite accurate anatomic reconstruction, many children still suffer from a variety of functional bowel problems. These include not only children with congenital anatomic problems such as anorectal...

Forensic Psychiatry: Clinical, Legal and Ethical Issues

2nd Edition

John Gunn, Pamela Taylor
September 23, 2019

John C. Gunn, CBE FRCPsych FMedSci Member, Parole Board, England & Wales, Emeritus Professor of Forensic Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, UK Pamela J. Taylor, FRCPsych FMedSci, Professor of Forensic Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, UK...

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