This beautifully illustrated book is geared towards pathology residents and practicing pathologists. It includes simple flow charts and more than 500 microscopic pictures to simplify the diagnosis of 'medical lung disease'. Medical students and pulmonary specialists who wish to understand lung pathology will also find this an easy read.
This book is a guide for physicians and nurses who treat patients with chronic leukemia-like conditions, known as myeloproliferative neoplasms. The practical case-based chapters from world experts in these diseases will help providers treat patients on both a day-to-day basis as well as in challenging situations.
The growing challenge of postoperative nausea and vomiting means that specific knowledge and management strategies are a vital aspect of perioperative care. This book provides practical help and advice on assessing PONV risk, providing appropriate prophylactic antiemetic therapy, and managing patients who fail antiemetic prophylaxis.
This analysis of the ethical and legal basis for healthcare decision-making provides detailed analysis of the legal position in England and Wales together with substantial discussion of comparative material, especially from the United States, and a strong human rights focus. It is intended for lawyers, ethicists and medical professionals.
Case based learning is very important for continued professional development, and the difficulty of diagnosing and managing movement disorders make these a particularly suitable subject. With an extensive video library, this book is invaluable for neurologists seeking to hone their diagnostic skills and general understanding of movement disorders.
This practical new resource uses a highly visual approach to summarise and simplify complex neurocritical care topics. Diagrams, flowcharts and tables condense the principles of disease diagnosis and management into an easy-to-understand form. Ideal for both trainees and specialists in neurology, neurosurgery, intensive care, anaesthesiology, emergency medicine and internal medicine.
This book brings together essential evidence-based guidelines to good clinical practice in gynaecology in one comprehensive resource. The content focuses on UK national guidelines; however, many chapters also contain information from important international guidelines. To assist those studying for postgraduate examinations the information is presented in schematic flowcharts.
Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke, 2nd edition covers the clinical background and management of the full spectrum of cerebrovascular disease, from TIA to vascular dementia, in a compact but evidence-based way making it a comprehensive primer in stroke medicine, including recent developments in prevention, acute treatment, and rehabilitation.