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  • p53 2011, Springer
    TP53 mutations in human cancers : selection versus mutagenesis / Magali Olivier, Audrey Petitjean, Claude Caron de Fromentel, and Pierre Hainaut -- Lessons on p53 from mouse models / Dadi Jiang and Laura D. Attardi -- TP63, TP73 : the guardian's elder brothers / Stephanie Courtois, Pierre Hainaut and Claude Caron de Fromentel -- The regulation of p53 protein function by phosphorylation / Nicola J. Maclaine and Theodore Hupp -- The p53-Mdm2 loop : a critical juncture of stress response / Yaara Levav-Cohen, Zehavit Goldberg, Osnat Alsheich Bartok, Valentina Zuckerman, Sue Haupt and Ygal Haupt -- Cooperation between MDM2 and MDMX in the regulation of p53 / Jeremy Blaydes -- Regulation and function of the original p53-inducible p21 gene / Jennifer A. Fraser -- p53 localization / Carl G. Maki -- Modes of p53 interactions with DNA in the chromatin context / Vladana Vukojevic, Tatiana Yakovleva, and Georgy Bakalkin -- p53's dilemma in transcription : analysis by microarrays / Karuppiah Kannan, Gideon Rechavi and David Givol -- Tumor viruses and p53 / Nobuo Horikoshi -- p53 and immunity / Vikram Narayan, Sarah E. Meek and Kathryn L. Ball.
  • P53 in the clinics 2013, Springer
    TP53: Coordinator of the Processes That Underlie the Hallmarks of Cancer /Pierre Hainaut --The Inheritance of p53 /Lukasz F. Grochola, Jorge Zeron-Medina, Emmanouela Repapi, Alexander E. Finlayson and Ying Cai, et al. --p53: Guardian of the Metabolome /Masha V. Poyurovsky and Carol Prives --The p53 Family and Stem Cell Biology /Massimiliano Agostini, Alessandro Rufini, Edward T. W. Bampton, Francesca Bernassola and Gerry Melino, et al. --Mutant p53-Driven Tumorigenesis /Tamara Terzian and Guillermina Lozano --Humanised Mouse Models: Targeting the Murine p53 Locus with Human Sequences /Monica Hollstein and Yang Xu --p53 Models for Mammary Carcinogenesis /Wolfgang Deppert and Genrich Tolstonog --TP53 Somatic Mutations: Prognostic and Predictive Value in Human Cancers /Magali Olivier --Assessing TP53 Status in Human Tumors: Lessons from Breast Cancer /Anita Langerød, Magali Olivier and Anne-Lise Børresen-Dale --TP53 Germline Mutations: Genetics of Li-Fraumeni Syndrome /Doua Bakry and David Malkin --Tp53 Gene Therapy for Cancer Treatment and Prevention /Robert E. Sobol, Yong-Song Guan, Long-Jiang Li, Wei-Wei Zhang and Zhaohui Peng, et al. --Upstream Targets in the p53 Pathway /Anna R. McCarthy and Sonia Lain --p53-Reactivating Molecules as Research Tools and Anticancer Drugs /Vera V. Grinkevich, Andreas Warnecke and Galina Selivanova --Targeting Mutant p53 for Improved Cancer Therapy /Jinfeng Shen, Vladimir J. N. Bykov and Klas G. Wiman --p53 Immunotherapy of Cancer /Hakim Echchannaoui and Matthias Theobald --Designing p53 Trials: A Surgical Oncologists View /Daniela Kandioler, Sonja Kappel and Brigitte Wolf --p53 in the Clinic: A Pathologist's View /Philippe Bertheau, Jean-François Fléjou, Yves Allory, Pascale Varlet and Sylvie Lantuejoul, et al. --Genetic Counseling for TP53 Germline Mutations /Maria Isabel Waddington Achatz and Patricia Ashton-Prolla.
  • PACS. 2nd ed. 2006, Springer
  • This book provides an in-depth 'state-of-the-art' critical review of the technique and the applications of flexible and rigid bronchoscopy to infants and children. Written by an international panel of experts, it reviews the technical aspects of the procedure, its common and highly specialized applications as well as its potential alternatives. The chapters are enhanced by a wealth of original figures. A major innovation of the book is the inclusion of online videos from actual bronchoscopies that further illustrate and elaborate on the information provided in the text. The book is addressed to paediatric pulmonologists and otorhinolaryngologists, both experienced and in training, as well as to other personnel who are involved in the performance of the procedures. In addition, it is recommended to pulmonologists for adults and general paediatricians who need to be able to evaluate the usefulness of bronchoscopy for their patients and be aware of its limitations and potential contra-indications.
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  • This book provides the reader with a theoretical and practical understanding of two health care delivery models: the patient/child centred care and family-centred care. Both are fundamental to caring for children in healthcare organizations. The authors address their application in a variety of paediatric healthcare contexts, as well as the ethical and legal issues they raise. Each model is increasingly pursued as a vehicle for guiding the delivery of health care in the best interests of children. Such models of health care delivery shape health care policies, programs, facility design, resource allocation decisions and day-to-day interactions among patients, families, physicians and other health care professionals. To maximize the health and ethical benefits these models offer, there must be shared understanding of what the models entail, as well as the ethical and legal synergies and tensions they can create. This book is a valuable resource for paediatricians, nurses, trainees, graduate students, practitioners of ethics and health policy.
  • The peculiarities of infant respiratory physiology / Hammer, J., Eber, E. -- Tidal breathing measurements / Lodrup Carlsen, K.C., Carlsen, K.-H. -- Respiratory mechanics / Davis, S.D., Gappa, M., Rosenfeld, M. -- Forced expiratory flow-volume measurements / Modl, M., Eber, E. -- Infant whole-body plethysmography / Gappa, M., Heulskamp, G. -- Measurement of functional residual capacity and ventilation inhomogeneity by gas dilution techniques / Gustafsson, P.M., Ljungberg, H. -- Techniques for the measurement of lung function in toddlers and preschool children / Hall, G.L., Brookes, I.M. -- Applications and future directions of infant pulmonary function testing / Stocks, J., Lum, S. -- Spirometry: volume-time and flow-volume curves / Eber, E., Zach, M.S. --Plethysmography and gas dilution techniques / Marchal, F., Schweitzer, C. -- Reference equations for ventilatory function measurements in children from 6 to 16 years / Merkus, P.J.F.M. -- Measurement of bronchial responsiveness in children / Barben, J., Riedler, J. -- Measurements of respiratory muscle function in children / Fauroux, B., Lofaso, F. -- Measurements of thoraco-abdominal asynchrony and work of breathing in children / Newth, C.J.L., Hammer, J. -- Lung diffusion capacity / de Jongste, J.C., Merkus, P.J.F.M., Stam, H. -- Measurement of exhaled nitric oxide / Kharitonov, S.A. -- Measurement of nasal nitric oxide / Corbelli, R., Hammer, J. -- Exhaled breath condensate and other markers in exhaled air / Moeller, A., Kielbasa, B. --Childhood asthma and wheezing disorders / Basek, P., Straub, D., Wildhaber, J.H. -- Cystic fibrosis / Ratjen, F. -- Lung transplantation in pediatric patients / Tablizo, M.A., Woo, M.S. -- Neuromuscular disorders / Mellies, U., Dohna-Schwake, C. -- Paediatric oncology and bone marrow transplantation / Cerveri, I. ... [et al.] -- Long-term sequelae of neonatal lung disease / Trachsel, D., Coates, A.L. -- Pulmonary function testing in the neonatal and paediatric intensive care unit / Hammer, J., Newth, C.J.L.
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  • Pain 2006, ScienceDirect
    Section 1. Pain and neurology -- Section 2. The neurobiology of pain -- Peripheral signaling of pain -- Spinal cord processing -- Supraspinal processing -- Endogenous pain modulation -- Section 3. The pathophysiology of pain -- Section 4. Pain assessment -- Neurophysiological examinations in neuropathic pain -- Section 5. Pain conditions in neurology: peripheral neuropathies -- Pain after nerve injury -- Facial pain -- Polyneuropathies and pain -- Section 6. Pain conditions in neurology: central neuropathic pain -- Section 7. Other pain conditions of neurological interest -- Section 8. Treatment of neuropathic pain -- Subject index.
  • Pain and depression 2004, Karger
  • Pain genetics 2014, Wiley
    How do pain genes affect pain experience? / Marshall Devor -- Conservation of pain genes across evolution / Thang Manh Khuong and G. Greg Neely -- Defining human pain phenotypes for genetic association studies / Christopher Sivert Nielsen -- Genetic contributions to pain and analgesia : interactions with sex and stress / Roger B. Fillingim and Jeffrey S. Mogil -- Monogenic pain disorders / Geoff Woods -- Alternative pre-mRNAsplicing of mu opioid receptor gene: molecular mechanisms underlying the complex actions of mu opioids / Ying-Xian Pan -- Discovering multi-locus associations with complex pain phenotypes / Chia-Ling Kuo, Luda Diatchenko, Dmitri Zaykin -- Overlapping phenotypes : genetic contribution to nausea and pain / Charles C. Horn -- A counterpart to pain : itch / Adam P. Kardon and Sarah E. Ross -- Translating genetic knowledge into clinical practice for musculoskeletal pain conditions / Luda Diatchenko, Shad B. Smith, William Maixner -- The human chronic pain phenome : mapping non-genetic modifiers of the heritable risk / Ze'ev Seltzer, Scott R. Diehl, Hance Clarke and Joel Katz.
  • Pain in women 2013, Springer
    "Women are affected by many chronic pain conditions in overwhelmingly greater numbers than are men. They are also at higher risk of disability due to pain in all age groups. Addressing this problem with a comprehensive and practical examination of the problem, Pain in Women: A Clinical Guide is an important contribution to the literature on sex-based differences in illness and pain in particular. Developed by a renowned group of experts in pain medicine, this ... title is designed not only to review the basics of the current understanding of the biological differences between the sexes when it comes to pain conditions, but also to provide clinicians in varying fields with a guide that helps elucidate the proposed neuroanatomical and neurophysiological mechanisms that are currently understood to underlie these differences."
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    Pain management in interventional radiology : an introduction / Jason R. Bauer and Charles E. Ray, Jr. -- Clinical evaluation of low-back pain / Anthony P. Dwyer, Curt Freudenberger, and Vikas V. Patel -- Local anesthetics / Jan Namyslowski -- Functional lumbar spine anatomy : a review / Anthony P. Dwyer ... [et al.] -- Percutaneous vertebroplasty / Mitchell T. Smith and Charles E. Ray, Jr. -- Kyphoplasty / Frances D. Faro, Anthony P. Dwyer, and Vikas V. Patel -- Epidural steroid injections / Brian D. Petersen, Kirkland W. Davis, and James Choi -- Selective nerve root blocks / Brian Petersen, Kirkland W. Davis, and James Choi -- Discography / Charles E. Ray, Jr. and Leo J. Rothbarth -- Facet (zygapophyseal) joint injections / Nick Stence -- Articular interventions in pain management : a general approach / Blaze Cook -- Percutaneous management of visceral pain / Frank Morello -- Embolization of painful neoplasms / Jennifer R. Huddleston and Stephen P. Johnson -- Image-guided ablation of painful osteolyses / David T. Wang and Charles E. Ray, Jr. -- Chronic pelvic pain in women / Derek L. West -- Sedation and analgesia medications / George Behrens, Hector Ferral, and Nilesh H. Patel -- Guidelines for sedation administered by nonanesthesiologists / Iftikhar Ahmad -- Pediatric sedation for radiological imaging studies and interventions / Keira P. Mason -- Nontraditional pain management in interventional radiology / Salomao Faintuch ... [et al.] -- Postprocedural pain control / Stan Zipser.
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  • Section I. Basic Principles of Procedures -- Section II. Soft Tissue & Joint Injections -- Section III. Complementary & Alternative Medical Procedures -- Section IV. Peripheral Nerve Blocks -- Section V. Spine -- Section VI. Physical Modalities for Pain Management.
  • Pain research 2004, Springer Protocols
    Mechanistic dissection of pain: from DNA to animal models / Z. David Luo -- Assessment of acute thermal nociception in laboratory Animals / Jeffrey W. Allen and Tony L. Yaksh -- Tissue injury models of persistent nociception in rats / Jeffrey W. Allen and Tony L. Yaksh -- Segmental spinal nerve ligation model of neuropathic pain / Jin Mo Chung, Hee Kee Kim, and Kyungsoon Chung -- Partial sciatic nerve transection / Thies Lindenlaub and Claudia Sommer -- Modeling diabetic sensory neuropathy in rats / Nigel A. Calcutt -- Sciatic inflammatory neuropathy in the rat: surgical procedures, induction of inflammation, and behavioral testing / Erin D. Milligan, Steven F. Marier, and Linda R. Watkins -- A rat pain model of vincristine-induced neuropathy / Emiliano S. Higuera and Z. David Luo -- Loop dialysis catheter: a technology for chronic spinal dialysis in a freely moving rat / Martin Marsala -- Intrathecal catheterization and drug delivery in the rat / Shelle A. Malkmus and Tony L. Yaksh --Trigeminal neuronal recording in animal models of orofacial pain / Koichi Iwata, Yuji Masuda, and Ke Ren -- In vivo electrophysiology of dorsal-horn neurons / Louise C. Stanfa and Anthony H. Dickenson -- Single fiber recording: in vivo and in vitro preparations / Maria Schäfers and David Cain -- Anatomical identification of neurons responsive to nociceptive stimuli / Luc Jasmin and Peter T. Ohara -- Isolation and culture of sensory neurons from the dorsal-root ganglia of embryonic or adult rats / Thomas H. Burkey, Cynthia M. Hingtgen, and Michael R. Vasko -- Primary cultures of neonatal rat spinal cord / Virginia S. Seybold and Lia G. Abrahams -- Single-cell laser capture microdissection and RNA amplification -- Fredrik Kamme ... [et al.] -- Semi-quantitative real-time PCR for pain research / Hong Qing Guo and Sandra R. Chaplan -- Functional genomic analysis in pain research using hybridization arrays / Stephen J. Walker ... [et al.] -- Generation of transgenic mice / Guoping Feng, Jing Lu, and Jimmy Gross -- Knockout mouse models in pain research / Andrée Dierich and Brigitte L. Kieffer.
  • Pain stethoscope 2011, Springer
    Introduction --Measuring pain intensity --Measuring pain quality --Measuring pain location --Measuring pain behavior --Measuring pain interference --Measuring sleep quality --Measuring depression --Measuring general physical functioning --Measuring alcohol and drug use --Measuring global improvement and satisfaction with pain care --References.
  • There has been a step change in pain control in recent years thanks to improved imaging that allows for greater targeting of analgesia technique. However these procedures are not yet fully incorporated into practice. This book will take real-life photos from procedural steps allied to 3D CT anatomic scans to show the procedures towards effective pain management. Structured by anatomical location, the book will cover all the important interventional pain procedures in practice.
  • Introduction to Diabetic Neuropathies -- Classification and Clinical Features -- Diagnosis and Staging -- Management of Neuropathic Pain.
  • Painful diabetic polyneuropathy is the most common and disturbing of painful conditions experienced by people with diabetes. As the diabetes rate continues to grow, the number of people suffering from painful diabetic polyneuropathy will as well - increasing both patient suffering and demands on healthcare resources. Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy covers all aspects of these painful disorders from pathophysiology and diagnosis, treatment and prevention, future approaches and the nursing perspective, to billing issues and the patient's experience.
  • 1. Functional maturation of PAKs from unicellular to multicellular organisms / Masato Okada, Graham Cote, Ramesh K. Jha, and Hiroshi Maruta -- 2. Oncogenicity of PAKs and their substrates / Hong He and Hiroshi Maruta -- 3. Natural or synthetic therapeutics that block PAKs / Hiroshi Maruta, Shanta M. Messerli, and Ramesh K. Jha -- 4. PAK1-3 in infectious diseases / Hiroshi Maruta -- 5. PAK1 in brain diseases or disorders / Hiroshi Maruta and Shanta M. Messerli -- 6. PAK1 in Alzheimer's and Huntington's diseases / Qui-Lan Ma, Fusheng Yang, Sally A. Frautschy, and Greg M. Cole -- 7. PAK1 controls the lifespan / Sumino Yamase and Hiroshi Maruta -- 8. 3D structure and physiological regulation of PAKs / Stefan Knapp.
  • Paleomicrobiology 2008, Springer
    Great plagues of the past and remaining questions / Cheston B. Cunha and Burke A. Cunha -- Identification and interpretation of historical cemeteries linked to epidemics / Dominique Castex -- Archaeological proof of an abrupt mortality crisis : simultaneous deposit of cadavers, simultaneous deaths? / Henri Duday -- Molecular detection of past pathogens / Michel Drancourt and Didier Raoult -- Histologic detection of past pathogens / Hubert Lepidi -- Palaeomicrobiology of tuberculosis / Helen D. Donoghue -- Past leprae / Andreas G. Nerlich and Albert R. Zink -- Archaeology of human pathogens : palaeopathological appraisal of palaeoepidemiology / Olivier Dutour -- Past plague / Michel Drancourt and Didier Raoult -- Typhoid fever epidemic in ancient Athens / Manolis J. Papagrigorakis, Christos Yapijakis and Philippos N. Synodinos -- Dental pulp as a tool for the retrospective diagnosis of infectious diseases / Vu Dang La ... [et al.] -- History of influenza pandemics / Bruno Lina -- Human lice : Pediculus and Pthirus / Kosta Y. Mumcuoglu.
  • Paleoradiology 2008, Springer
    Paleoradiology : history and new developments / Rethy K. Chhem -- Paleoradiologic techniques / George Saab, Rethy K. Chhem, and Richard N. Bohay -- The taphonomic process, biological variation, and x-ray studies / Don R. Brothwell -- Diagnostic paleoradiology for paleopathologists / Rethy K. Chhem, George Saab, and Don R. Brothwell -- Paleoradiology in the service of zoopaleopathology / Don R. Brothwell -- Normal variations in fossils and recent human groups / Don R. Brothwell -- Concluding comments / Rethy K. Chhem and Don R. Brothwell.
  • "This topical and timely text provides valuable insights into the choices and experiences of palliative and end of life care for young people with cancer and other life limiting illnesses. With a focus on palliative care provision across a range of different clinical settings, this comprehensive new resource explores care in the home, the hospice and hospital. It looks at how and where families and young people can access palliative care, and what support is offered to attain their preferred place of death. Bereavement support for families is discussed, as well as a discussion of multi-disciplinary work, interagency co-operation and resource issues. This will be essential reading for community children's nurses, specialist palliative care teams, children's hospices, school nurses, social workers and student nurses as well as families"--Provided by publisher.
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    Overview -- Trajectories and prognostication in emergency care -- Rapid palliative care assessment -- Cancer emergencies -- Malignant pain -- Non-malignant pain -- Symptom management -- Spiritual suffering and bereavement -- Communication -- Resuscitation, family presence, and last hours of living -- Hospice -- Legal and ethical issues of palliative care in the emergency.
  • Palliative care 2006, Springer
  • Palliative care 2010, Springer
    Global Palliative Care Issues / Marissa Slaven -- Palliative Care Communication Issues / Joshua Hauser -- Nutritional Palliative Care Issues / Clay M. Anderson -- Psychiatric Palliative Care Issues / Jane E. Loitman and Teresa Deshields -- Cardiac Palliative Care Issues / David Wensel and Drew A. Rosielle -- Pulmonary Palliative Care Issues / Karin B. Porter-Williamson -- GI Palliative Care Issues / Eric Roeland and Gary Buckholz -- Palliative Pain Issues / Miles J. Belgrade -- Palliative Wound and Skin Issues / Cynthia A. Worley -- Issues in the Last Hours / Jane E. Loitman and Christian T. Sinclair.
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  • Find out all you need to know about providing high-quality care to patients with serious illnesses from the 2nd edition of Palliative Care: Core Skills and Clinical Competencies. Drs. Linda L. Emanuel and S. Lawrence Librach, leaders in the field, address the clinical, physical, psychological, cultural, and spiritual dimensions that are integral to the care of the whole patient. They give you a broad understanding of the core clinical skills and competencies needed to effectively approach patient assessment, care of special populations, symptom control, ethical issues, and more. Clearly written in a user-friendly, high-yield format with convenient online access, this resource is your ultimate guidebook to the burgeoning practice of palliative medicine. Improve your pain management and symptom management skills with a better understanding of best practices in palliative care. Quickly review specific treatment protocols for both malignant and non-malignant illnesses, including HIV/AIDS, heart failure, renal failure, pulmonary disease, and neurodegenerative disease. Better understand and manage the common and unique challenges associated with delivering palliative care in various social settings, such as the ICU, hospice, and the home; and to diverse populations, such as children, elders, and vulnerable members of society.
  • Palliative medicine 2009, MD Consult
  • Palliative neurology 2006, ebrary
    Section I. Palliative management -- Introduction to palliation -- Characteristics of palliation -- Nodal points in decision-making -- Common deficiencies in palliative management -- Common themes in palliation practice -- Section II. Major discomforts in advanced neurological illness -- Fatigue -- Problems with muscles and movement -- Bulbar symptoms -- Respiratory symptoms -- Gastrointestinal symptoms -- Urological symptoms -- Pain -- Cognitive, behavioural and psychological symptoms -- Miscellaneous symptoms -- Section III. Major neurological conditions requiring palliation -- Cerebrovascular diseases : stroke -- Demyelinating diseases -- Parkinson's disease and related disorders -- Dementia -- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (motor neurone disease) -- Incurable infections of the nervous system -- Muscular dystrophy -- Neuropathies -- Huntington's disease -- Cerebral neoplasms -- Sequelae of traumatic brain injury -- Section IV. Ethical Issues -- Consent and decision-making -- Advance directives -- Proxy decision-making -- Ethical issues in states of disordered consciousness -- Terminal sedation -- Euthanasia -- Section V. Appendices.
  • Palliative surgery 2014, Springer
    Palliative surgery can greatly contribute to improving symptom control and quality of life for terminal cancer patients. Owing to the advanced stage of the disease, however, this type of surgery is also associated with significant morbidity and mortality. It is therefore important for surgeons to have a sound understanding of the medical and scientific background underlying treatment decisions in palliative surgery, a foundation that this book provides. The opening chapters examine the relationship between palliative medicine and palliative surgery and address general issues including pain management and anesthesiological considerations. The role of palliative surgery in a wide range of disease settings is then thoroughly explored, including detailed information on surgical techniques and their indications and outcomes. This book will be an invaluable resource for all who wish to learn more about the emerging role of palliative surgery.
  • Palpation techniques 2011, Thieme Book
  • Panaceia's daughters 2013, Click LINK above for location/circulation status.
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    "Panaceia's Daughters provides the first book-length study of noblewomen's healing activities in early modern Europe. Drawing on rich archival sources, Alisha Rankin demonstrates that numerous German noblewomen were deeply involved in making medicines and recommending them to patients, and many gained widespread fame for their remedies. Turning a common historical argument on its head, Rankin maintains that noblewomen's pharmacy came to prominence not in spite of their gender but because of it. Rankin demonstrates the ways in which noblewomen's pharmacy was bound up in notions of charity, class, religion, and household roles, as well as in expanding networks of knowledge and early forms of scientific experimentation. The opening chapters place noblewomen's healing within the context of cultural exchange, experiential knowledge, and the widespread search for medicinal recipes in early modern Europe. Case studies of renowned healers Dorothea of Mansfeld and Anna of Saxony then demonstrate the value their pharmacy held in their respective roles as elderly widow and royal consort, while a study of the long-suffering Duchess Elisabeth of Rochlitz emphasizes the importance of experiential knowledge and medicinal remedies to the patient's experience of illness." --Publisher's description.
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  • Pancreatic cancer 2008, Springer
  • Pancreatic cancer 2010, Springer
    v. 1. Chapters 1-25 -- v. 2. Chapters 26-54.
  • Pancreatic cancer 2005, Springer Protocols
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    Anatomy of the pancreas / Mary Kay Washington -- -- Pathology of the exocrine pancreas / Ralph H. Hruban, Syed Z. Ali -- Molecular genetic alterations in cancer-associated genes / Michiel S. van der Heijden, Scott E. Kern -- Molecular signal pathways in pancreatic cancer / Nabeel Bardeesy -- Pancreatic development / John W. Lin, Steven D. Leach -- Mouse-models of exocrine pancreatic cancer / Eric P. Sandgren -- Epidemiology / Donghui Li, Li Jiao -- Hereditary pancreatitis and its link to pancreatic cancer / Saima Sharif ... [et al.] -- Familial pancreatic cancer / Ralph Hruban ... [et al.] -- Prevention / Marsha L. Frazier -- -- Pancreatic cancer: clinical presentation / Vincent J. Picozzi -- Radiographic imaging: CT/MR/PET / Eric Tamm ... [et al.] -- Endoscopic staging: EUS, ERCP / Richard A. Erickson -- Laparoscopic staging / Olga N. Tucker, Kevin C. Conlon -- Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the pancreas: indications and interpretations / Gregg A. StaerkelClinical trial design and methodology / Jason A. Konner, Eileen M. O'Reilly -- Supportive care: symptom management / Suresh K. Reddy, Ahmed Elsayem, Rudranath Talukdar -- Supportive care: cachexia and anorexia syndrome / Michael J. Tisdale -- -- Target discovery: genomics/proteomics / Christine A. Iacobuzio-Donahue -- Gene therapy and virotherapy of pancreatic cancer / Masato Yamamoto, David T. Curiel -- Antiangiogenic therapy for pancreatic cancer / Chandrajit P. Raut, Lee M. Ellis -- Vaccines / Daniel A. Laheru, Elizabeth M. Jaffe --Serologic diagnosis of pancreatic cancer / Matthew H. Katz, Abdool R. Moossa, Michael Bouvet -- The Molecular diagnosis of pancreatic cancer / Michael G. Goggins -- -- Pancreaticoduodenectomy / Tina W. F. Yen ... [et al.] -- The Role of total pancreatectomy in the treatment of pancreatic cancer / John D. Christein, Michael B. Farnell -- Distal pancreatectomy / Scott F. Gallagher, Emmanuel E. Zervos, Michel M. Murr -- Pylorus preservation versus standard pancreaticoduodenectomy / Taylor S. Riall, Charles J. Yeo -- Pancreaticoduodenectomy with en bloc vascular resection and reconstruction for localized carcinoma of the pancreas / Charles R. Scoggins, Jeffrey E. Lee, Douglas B. Evans -- Reducing the risk of pancreaticoduodenectomy / Laura A. Lambert, John D. Birkmeyer -- Interventional radiology in the management of postoperative complications / Michael J. Wallace, Stephen McRaeThe Principles of chemoradiation in localized pancreatic cancer / Christopher H. Crane -- Adjuvant and neoadjuvant therapies for resectable pancreatic cancer / Robert A. Wolff -- Postoperative adjuvant therapy and the rationale for the U.S. intergroup trial / Young Kwok, Michael C. Garofalo, William F. Regine -- Intraoperative electron beam irradiation in pancreatic cancer / Christopher G. Willett, Peter J. Biggs, Carlos Fernández-del Castillo -- -- Systemic therapy and chemo-radiotherapy / Ross A. Abrams -- Endoscopic palliation of pancreatic cancer / David Whitaker, Benedict M. Deveraux -- Surgical palliation of pancreatic cancer / Michael L. Kendrick ... [et al.] -- -- Advanced metastatic disease / Marcel Rozencweig, Daniel D. Von HoffTumors of the endocrine system / David S. Klimstra -- Sporadic gastrinoma / Chandu Vemuri, Gerard M. Doherty -- Rare functioning tumors: VIPoma, glucagonoma, somatostatinoma / Geoffrey B. Thompson -- Pancreatic endocrine neoplasms in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 / Maria A. Kouvaraki ... {et al.] -- The von Hippel-Landau syndrome / Eric Jonasch -- Non-functioning pancreatic endocrine tumors / Carmen C. Solorzano, Jeffrey E. Lee -- Management of metastatic islet cell carcinoma / James C. Yao, Maria A. Kouvaraki, Sanjay Gupta -- -- Pathology of periampullary tumors / Mari Mino, Gregory Y. Lauwers -- Clinical management of ampullary tumors / Rebekah R. White ... [et al.] -- -- Pathological classification of cystic neoplasms of the pancreas / N. Volkan Adsay -- Imaging of cystic pancreatic tumors / Chusilp Charnsangavej, Eric P. Tamm -- Surgical treatment of cystic neoplasms / Carlos Fernández-del Castillo -- -- Tumors of the distal common bile duct / Jorge Abores-Saavedra.
  • Pancreatic cytopathology 2007, Springer
    Introduction to Pancreatic Cytopathology -- Pancreatic Cytopathology: A Pragmatic Approach -- Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma and Its Variants -- Ancillary Testing for the Diagnosis of Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma -- Acinar Cell Carcinoma -- Pancreatoblastoma -- Solid-Pseudopapillary Neoplasm -- Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors -- Cystic Muscus-Producing Neoplasia: Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms and Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms -- Other Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas -- Inflammatory Disease of the Pancreas -- Secondary Malignancies of the Pancreas.
  • Part 1. Potential Trials in Acute Pancreatitis -- Acute Pancreatitis in Intensive Care / John Kinsella, Barry Clements, Euan Dickson, Thierry Dugernier and Martin Hughes -- Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Acute Severe Pancreatitis: Should We Have a Further Study? / Jens Werner, Kevin C. P. Conlon, Hjalmar C. van Santvoort, Caroline S. Verbeke and Sakhawat H. Rahman -- Designing an Optimal Study for the Management of Infected Pancreatic Necrosis / Marc G. H. Besselink, Hjalmar C. van Santvoort, Ross Carter, Richard M. Charnley and Damian J. Mole, et al. -- Nutrition in Acute Pancreatitis / Hemant M. Kocher, Christos Dervenis, Attila Oláh, William R. Murray and Barry Clements, et al. -- An Optimal Randomized Study for Pain Control in Acute Pancreatitis / Åke Andrén-Sandberg, Julia V. Mayerle, Ajith K. Siriwardena, David P. Berry and Gareth R. Kirk, et al. -- Part 2. Potential Trials in chronic Pancreatitis -- Endoscopic Versus Surgical Drainage for Chronic Pancreatitis / Stephen P. Pereira, Shivi S. Siva and Colin D. Johnson -- Duodenum-Preserving Pancreatic Resection with Pancreatic Duct Drainage: What Is the Role of Supraduodenal Biliary Drainage? / Emre F. Yekebas, Christos Dervenis, Richard M. Charnley, Bettina M. Rau and Jens Werner, et al. -- Part 3. Potential Trials in Pancreatic Cancer -- Pain Management and Nutritional Support in Nonresectable Pancreatic Cancer / David P. Berry, Richard M. Charnley, Christos Dervenis, Gareth R. Kirk and Francis Regan, et al. -- Endoscopic Therapy in the Palliation of Nonresectable Pancreatic Cancer / Attila Oláh, William R. Murray, Colin J. McKay, Åke Andrén-Sandberg and Sakhawat H. Rahman, et al. -- Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors / Damian J. Mole, Caroline S. Verbeke and Nicholas S. Reed -- The Role of the Systemic Inflammatory Response in Predicting Outcome in Patients with Pancreatic Cancer / Donald C. McMillan -- Part 4. Topic reviews -- Botulinum Toxin and the Sphincter of Oddi / William R. Murray -- The European Study Group for Pancreatic Cancer (ESPAC) Trials / Paula Ghaneh, Khaled Dajani, Michael G. T. Raraty, Robert Suttton and John P. Neoptolemos.
  • Pancreatic stem cells 2009, Springer
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  • Epidemiology and pathophysiology of acute pancreatitis / Anil B. Nagar and Fred S. Gorelick -- Diagnosis and risk stratification of acute pancreatitis / Frank Burton -- Gallstone pancreatitis / Matthias Kraft and Markus M. Lerch -- Other causes of acute pancreatitis / Charles D. Ulrich -- Treatment of mild acute pancreatitis and prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis / Michael Morelli and Lehel Somogyi -- Treatment of severe acute pancreatitis / Peter Draganov -- Pancreatic necrosis and infections in patients with acute pancreatitis / Michael L. Kendrick and Michael G. Sarr --Pancreatic fluid collections and pseudocysts in patients with acute pancreatitis / Michael F. Byrne and John Baillie -- Epidemiology of chronic pancreatitis / Albert B. Lowenfels and Patrick Maisonneuve -- Risk, etiology, and pathophysiology of chronic pancreatitis / David C. Whitcomb -- Natural history of chronic pancreatitis / Supot Pongprasobchai and Jonathan E. Clain -- Diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis / Chris E. Forsmark --Treatment of chronic pancreatitis pain: overview and medical management / Phillip P. Toskes -- Endoscopic approach to chronic pancreatitis / Lee McHenry, Glen Lehman, and Stuart Sherman -- Surgery for chronic pancreatitis / Martin D. Smith, Elias Degiannis, and Selwyn M. Vickers --Treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency / Supot Pongprasobchai and Eugene P. DiMagno -- Complications of chronic pancreatitis / John Petersen and Chris E. Forsmark.
  • Pancreatology 2009, Springer
  • Influenza pandemics are unpredictable but recurring events that can have severe consequences on societies worldwide. This revised WHO guidance publication on pandemic influenza preparedness and response acknowledges that pandemic preparedness is centered around health sectors planning but must also be broader. WHO therefore advocates a "whole-of-society" approach to sustainable and ethical pandemic preparedness while focusing in more detail on the role of the health sector. The roles of WHO and national governments are outlined to create a better understanding of how health and non-health sectors, both public and private, all contribute to pandemic preparedness.--Publisher's description.
  • Pandemic planning 2012, CRCnetBASE
    "Offering research and evidence-based guidelines for strategic plan development, this book draws on the lessons learned over three years of pandemic preparedness exercises. Collaborating with national leaders and community stakeholders, the contributing authors examine preparedness across a variety of institutional levels and consider the issues and concerns that may arise throughout the process. The book details the threat of pandemic illness and the need and actions required for efficient and effective preparation, prevention, response, and recovery to a pandemic threat at all levels -- community, state, and regional"--Provided by publisher."Foreword The impact of an influenza pandemic can be measured in a variety of ways 50 million deaths in 1918 and 1919; hundreds of millions of individual cases of sickness in 1957; and an estimated three to four trillion dollars lost in global productivity in 2009. By their very nature, the characteristics and outcomes of future pandemics are extremely difficult to predict. This uncertainty, however, should not be viewed as a reason to avoid planning, but rather as a motivator to emphasize the necessity of thorough, complete, and flexible plans for the inevitable pandemics of the future. By improving the readiness of your organization to operate during a pandemic, the likelihood is increased that you will be able to respond quickly and appropriately to future events. Preparedness requires cooperation and collaboration on multiple levels. Individuals should protect themselves and their families; employers should enact policy changes to avoid the spread of illness in the workplace and in schools; healthcare providers and governmental bodies should exercise to test themselves and their communities. True preparedness requires multilevel commitments across geographic and organizational borders. Pandemics result in urgent needs and demands and resources will be limited. To be effective during the real event, this requires us to train and exercise the necessary skills and create plans before the crisis. It is imperative to develop and implement clear metrics for both individual and organizational performance. The ultimate purpose of planning and preparing for a pandemic is twofold: (a) to decrease the morbidity and mortality rates of the illness, and (b) to improve recovery time so that economic and social activities can be resumed at their normal levels"--Provided by publisher.
  • Pandemics 2013, Click LINK above for location/circulation status.
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    "From HIV to H1N1, pandemics pose one of the greatest threats to global health in the twenty-first century. Defined as epidemics of infectious disease across large geographic areas, pandemics can disseminate globally with incredible speed as humans and goods move faster than ever before. While restricted travel, quarantine, vaccines, drugs, and education can reduce the severity of many outbreaks, factors such as global warming, population density, and antibiotic resistance will complicate our ability to fight disease. Respiratory infections like influenza and SARS spread quickly as a consequence of modern, mass air travel, while unsafe health practices promote the spread of viruses like HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C. In Pandemics: What Everyone Needs to Know, Nobel Prize-winning immunologist Peter Doherty addresses the history of pandemics and the ones that persist today, what promotes global spread, types of pathogens and the level of threat they pose, as well as how to combat outbreaks and mitigate their effects"--Provided by publisher.
  • Panoramic radiology 2007, Springer
  • Papillomaviruses 2007, Springer
  • The Role of Paradigms in Science and Theory Construction / William A. Hillix and Luciano L'Abate -- The Role of Paradigms in Science: A Historical Perspective / Corinna Guerra, Mario Capitelli, and Savino Longo -- Evolving Scientific Paradigms: Retrospective and Prospective / Willis F. Overton -- Anthropology / Luciano L'Abate -- Parallel Paradigms of Artists and Authors / Laura G. Sweeney -- Economics / Luciano L'Abate -- Education / Laura G. Sweeney -- Sociology / Alberto L'Abate -- Biopsychosocial / Beatrice L. Wood -- Interbehaviorism / Mitch J. Fryling and Linda J. Hayes -- Reflections on Personality Systematics and a Unified Clinical Science / Jeffrey J. Magnavita -- The Systemic Paradigm: The Intersubjective-Narrative Approach Versus the Relational-Generational One / Vittorio Cigoli and Eugenia Scabini -- Constructivism / Alexander Riegler -- Materialism / Luciano L'Abate -- Explicating and Exemplifying Empiricist and Cognitivist Paradigms in the Study of Human Learning / Sandra M. Loughlin and Patricia A. Alexander -- Humanism and Behaviorism / David Ryback -- Existentialism / Mario Cusinato -- Information Processing / Piero De Giacomo, Luisa Mich, Carlos Santamaria, Laura G. Sweeney, and Andrea De Giacomo -- Reductionism -- Gary G. Berntson and John T. Cacioppo -- Produced and Spontaneous Emergent Interactionism / Walter Colesso -- The Emergence of Reason, Intelligence, and Language in Humans and Animals / William A. Hillix, Duane M. Rumbaugh, and E. Sue Savage-Rumbaugh -- Essentialism / Luciano L'Abate -- Criteria and Processes in Paradigm Selection / Luciano L'Abate and Laura G. Sweeney.
  • Parallel computing for bioinformatics and computational biology SU Catalog (SearchWorks), Click LINK above for location/circulation status.
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    Parallel and evolutionary approaches to computational biology /Nouhad Rizk --Parallel Monte Carlo simulation of HIV molecular evolution in response to immune surveillance /Jack da Silva --Differential evolutionary algorithms for in vivo dynamic analysis of glycolysis and pentose phosphate pathway in Escherichia coli /Andrei Doncescu --Compute-intensive simulations for cellular models /Kevin Burrage --Parallel computation in simulating diffusion and deformation in human brain /Jun Zhang --Computational molecular biology /Azzedine Boukerche --Special-purpose computing for biological sequence analysis /Bertil Schmidt --Multiple sequence alignment in parallel on a cluster of workstations /Amitava Datta --Searching sequence databases using high performance BLASTs /Xue Wu --Parallel implementations of local sequence alignment: hardware and software /Vipin Chaudhary --Parallel computing in the analysis of gene expression relationships /Robert Martino --Parallel algorithms for solving the fragment assembly problem in DNA strands /Enrique Alba --A cooperative genetic algorithm for knowledge discovery in microarray experiments /Mohammad Khabzaoui --Parallel and distributed computation of large phylogenetic trees /Alexandros P. Stamatakis --Phylogenetic parameter estimation on COWs /Ekkehard Petzold --High-performance phylogeny reconstruction under maximum parsimony /Tiffani Williams --Protein folding with the parallel replica exchange molecular dynamics method /Ruhong Zhou --High performance alignment methods for protein threading /R. Andonov --Parallel evolutionary computations in discerning protein structures /Richard O. Day --A brief Overview of Grid activities for bioinformatics and health applications /Ali Al Mazari --Parallel algorithms for bioinformatics /Shahid H. Bokhari --Cluster and grid infrastructure for computational chemistry and biochemistry /Kim K. Baldridge --Distributed workflows in bioinformatics /Arun Krishnan --Molecular structure determination on a computational and data grid /Russ Miller --GIPSY : a problem solving environment for bioinformatics applications /Rajendra R. Joshi --TaskSpaces : a software framework for parallel bioinformatics on computational grids /Hans De Sterck --The organic grid : self-organizing computation on desktop grids /Arjav J. Chakrvarti --FPGA Computing in modern bioinformatics /H. Simmler --Virtual microscopy : distributed image storage, retrieval, analysis, and visualization /T. Pan
  • Paramecium 2008, CRCnetBASE
    Mating types in paramecium -- General description of the protista and of paramecium -- Methods of studying genetic processes in organisms of the paramecium Aurelia species group -- The determination of mating types in paramecium -- Symbionts and mitochondria of paramecium -- Determination of i-antigens -- Micronuclei and macronuclei -- Ribosomal RNA and DNA -- Cortical morphogenesis -- Behavior -- Epigenetics.
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    History -- Clinical findings, treatment and prognosis -- Pathogenesis -- Brain (cerebrum) -- Brain (cerebellum and brainstem) -- Spinal cord -- Cranial nerves -- Dorsal root ganglia and peripheral nerves -- Neuromuscular junction and muscle -- Systemic syndromes (with neurologic implications) -- Nuclear/nucleolar antibodies -- Cytoplasmic antibodies -- Synaptic/channel antibodies -- Anti-retinal/optic nerve antibodies -- Thoracic cancers -- Breast/gynecologic/testicular cancer -- Hematologic cancers/miscellaneous solid tumors.
  • Paraoxonases 2008, Springer
  • Parasite genomics protocols 2004, Springer Protocols
    Sequencing strategies for parasite genomes / Daniella Bartholomeu and Najib M. El-Sayed -- Annotation of parasite genomes / Matthew Berriman and Midori Harris -- Parasite genome databases and web-based resources / Christiane Hertz-Fowler and Neil Hall -- Expressed sequence tags: medium-throughput protocols / Claire Whitton ... [et al.] -- Expressed sequence tags: analysis and annotation / John Parkinson and Mark Blaxter -- Positive selection scanning of parasite DNA sequences / Winston A. Hide and Raphael D. Isokpehi -- RACE and RAGE cloning in parasitic microbial eukaryotes / Bryony A. P. Williams and Robert P. Hirt -- Amplified (restriction) fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) analysis / Daniel K. Masiga and C. Michael R. Turner -- Minisatellites and MVR-PCR for the individual identification of parasite isolates / Annette MacLeod -- Analysis of differentially expressed parasite genes and proteins using transcriptomics and proteomics / Daniel C. Gare --Gene expression studies using self-fabricated parasite cDNA microarrays / Karl F. Hoffmann and Jennifer M. Fitzpatrick -- DNA content analysis on microarrays / Upinder Singh, Preetam H. Shah, and Ryan C. MacFarlane -- Typing single-nucleotide polymorphisms in Toxoplasma gondii by allele-specific primer extension and microarray detection / Chunlei Su ... [et al.] -- Transfection of the human malaria parasite plasmodium falciparum / Brendan S. Crabb ... [et al.] -- A PCR-based method for gene deletion and protein tagging in Trypanosoma brucei / George K. Arhin ... [et al.] -- Analysis of gene function in Trypanosoma brucei using RNA interference / Appolinaire Djikeng ... [et al.] -- In vitro shuttle mutagenesis using engineered mariner transposons / Kelly A. Robinson, Sophie Goyard, and Stephen M. Beverley -- Random mutagenesis strategies for construction of large and diverse clone libraries of mutated DNA fragments / Sudsanguan Chusacultanachai and Yongyuth Yuthavong -- Separation, digestion, and cloning of intact parasite chromosomes embedded in agarose / Vanessa Leech, Michael A. Quail, and Sara E. Melville -- Chromosome fragmentation in Leishmania / Pascal Dubessay ... [et al.] --FISH mapping for helminth genomes / Hirohisa Hirai and Yuriko Hirai -- Fiber-FISH: fluorescence in situ hybridization on stretched DNA / Klaus Ersfeld -- Yeast two-hybrid assay for studying protein-protein interactions / Ahmed Osman -- From genomes to vaccines for leishmaniasis / Carmel B. Stober.
  • Parasites and allergy 2006, Karger
  • Most parasitic diseases occur in tropical and subtropical regions, but some, such as toxoplasmosis and cryptosporidiosis, are endemic or rapidly emerging elsewhere, including the United States and Europe. Diagnosis is often difficult as the clinical manifestations of many parasitic lung diseases are similar to those of common respiratory illnesses and routine tests can fail to detect the infections. The relative rarity of these diseases increases the challenges faced by clinicians and pathologists. Parasitic Diseases of the Lungs is designed as a practical guide for pathologists who encounter parasitic diseases of the lung in their daily routine. The book comprises eight chapters. After discussion of the handling of lung biopsies from patients with suspected parasitic disease, individual chapters focus on Protozoa, Nematoda, Trematoda, and Cestoda. The morphologic patterns associated with various parasitic infections are then analyzed, and differentiation between artifacts and parasites is discussed. The final chapter is devoted to the immunocompromised patient and covers general principles of histologic evaluation, parasites associated with HIV and AIDS, and the features of diffuse alveolar damage.
  • Parasitoid viruses. 1st ed. 2012, ScienceDirect
    "Parasitoids are parasitic insects that kill their insect hosts in immature pre-reproductive stages. Parasitoids are employed in biological control programs worldwide to kill insect pests and are environmentally safe and benign alternatives to chemical pesticides. As resistance to chemical pesticides continues to escalate in many pest populations, attention is now refocusing on biologically based strategies to control pest species in agriculture and forestry as well as insect vector populations that transmit human and animal diseases. Parasitoids are an economically critical element in this equation and in integrated pest management. Viruses have evolved intimate associations with parasitoids, and this book features a large section on symbiotic viruses that are integrated into the wasp chromosomal DNA (polydnaviruses). A separate section on parasitoid venoms, which are of interest to the pharmaceutical and medical communities as well as insect-oriented biologists, is also featured"--Back cover.
  • Parasitology research monographs v. 1-, 2011-, Springer
  • Part I. Overview -- Introduction -- Pathophysiology of parasomnias -- Classification of parasomnias -- Diagnosing parasomnias -- Part II. Clinical characteristics of arousal disorders -- Sleepwalking and its variants in adults -- Sleepwalking in children and adolescents -- Sleep terrors and confusional arousals in adults -- Sleep terrors and confusional arousals in children and adolescents -- Part III. Clinical characteristics of sleep-wake transition disorders -- Sleep starts and sleep talking -- Part IV. Clinical characteristics of parasomnias associated with REM sleep -- Physiology and content of dreams -- Nightmare disorders in adults -- Nightmare disorders in children -- Recurrent isolated sleep paralysis (RISP) -- Sleep-related hallucinations -- REM behavior disorder in adults -- REM behavior disorder in children -- Part V. Other parasomnias -- Nocturnal paroxysmal dystonia -- Sleep related dissociative disorders -- Sleep bruxism -- Nocturnal enuresis -- Sleep-related eating disorders: a separate entity or part of the NES clinical spectrum? -- Parasomnia overlap disorder -- Part VI. Neurological, psychiatric and medical disorders presenting as parasomnias -- Neurological conditions associated with parasomnias -- Psychiatric disorders presenting with parasomnias -- Medical disorders presenting with parasomnias -- Parasomnias caused by other conditions -- Part VIII. Interventions for parasomnias -- Treatment of parasomnias -- Use of alternative medicines in parasomnias for adults and children -- Part VIII. Medioclegal aspects -- Sexxomnia: a medicolegal case-based approach in analyzing potential sleep-related abnormal sexual behaviors -- Forensic aspects of the parasomnias.
  • Parathyroid glands 2013, Springer
    Embryonic development and anatomic and histological structure of the parathyroid glands -- Preoperative imaging of the parathyroid glands -- Intraoperative imaging of the parathyroid glands -- Image-Guided minimally invasive modalities in surgical treatment of parathyroid diseases.
  • Parathyroids. 2nd ed. 2001, ScienceDirect
  • 1. Overview of parent-child interaction therapy -- 2. Research on PCIT -- 3. Intake assessment and therapy orientation session -- 4. Teaching child-directed interaction -- 5. Coaching child-directed interaction -- 6. Teaching parent-directed interaction -- 7. Coaching parent-directed interaction -- 8. Progressing through the parent-directed interaction sessions -- 9. Younger children -- 10. Older children -- 11. Siblings -- 12. Autism spectrum disorders -- 13. Child physical abuse -- 14. Anxiety disorders -- 15. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder -- 16. Extremely aggressive and explosive children -- 17. Marital conflict -- 18. Parents with major life stressors -- 19. Ethnic minority children and families -- 20. Staff-child interaction therapy -- 21. Teacher-child interaction therapy for preschool classrooms -- 22. School consultation -- 23. Home-based PCIT: from the lab to the living room -- 24. PCIT around the world -- 25. Training issues -- Appendices -- Subject Index.
  • Parkinson's disease 2001, Springer Protocols
  • Part I: Behavioral dysfunction in Parkinson's Disease -- Part II: Autonomic dysfunction in Parkinson's Disease -- Part III: Sleep-related dysfunction in Parkinson's Disease -- Part IV: Sensory dysfunction in Parkinson's Disease -- Part V: Other nonmotor dysfunction in Parkinson's Disease.
  • Part I: Overview -- Part II: Epidemiology -- Part III: Genetics -- Part IV: Clinical Features of Parkinson's Disease -- Part V: Pathophysiology of Parkinson's Disease -- Part VI: Theories of Pathogenesis -- Part VII: Diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease.
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  • Particle toxicology 2007, CRCnetBASE
    An introduction to particle toxicology: from coal mining to nanotechnology / Paul J.A. Borm and Ken Donaldson -- Mineralogy and structure of pathogenic particles / Tim Jones and Kelly Bérubé -- Particle dosimetry: deposition and clearance from the respiratory tract and translocation towards extra-pulmonary sites / Wolfgang G. Kreyling ... [et al.] -- Particulate air pollutants and small airway remodeling / Andrew Churg -- Particle-mediated extracellular oxidative stress in the lung / Frank J. Kelly and Ian S. Mudway -- Particles and cellular oxidative and nitrosative stress / Dale W. Porter, Stephen S. Leonard, and Vincent Castranova -- Interaction of particles with membranes / Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser, Samuel Schurch, and Peter Gehr -- Particle-associated metals and oxidative stress in signaling / James M. Samet and Andrew J. Ghio -- Proinflammatory effects of particles on macrophages and epithelial cells / Vicki Stone ... [et al.] -- Cell-signaling pathways elicited by particulates / Jamie E. Levis and Brooke T. Mossman -- Particle-associated organics and proinflammatory signaling / Francelyne Marano, Sonja Boland, and Armelle Baeza-Squiban -- The asbestos model of interstitial pulmonary fibrosis: TNF-a and TGF-b1 as mediators of asbestos-induced lung fibrogenesis / Deborah E. Sullivan and Arnold R. Brody --Effects of particles on the immune system / M. Ian Gilmour, Tina Stevens, and Rajiv K. Saxena -- Effects of particles on the cardiovascular system / Nicholas L. Mills ... [et al.] -- Susceptibility to particle effects / Steven R. Kleeberger and Reuben Howden -- Genotoxic effects of particles / Roel P.F. Schins and Tom K. Hei -- Approaches to the toxicological testing of particles / Ken Donaldson ... [et al.] -- Models for testing the pulmonary toxicity of particles: Lund bioassay screening studies in male rats with a new formulation of TIO2 particulates / David B. Warheit, Kenneth L. Reed, and Christie M. Sayes -- Air pollution and human brain pathology: a role for air pollutants in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease / Lilian Calderón-Garcidueñas and William Reed -- Biologically based lung dosimetry and exposure-dose-response models for poorly soluble inhaled particles / Lang Tran and Eileen Kuempel -- Nanoparticles in medicine / Paul J.A. Borm and Detlef Muller-Schülte -- The toxicology of inhaled particles: summing up an emerging conceptual framework / Den Donaldson, Lang Tran, and Paul J.A. Borm.
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  • Edited by Dr. Marc Neff, Passing the General Surgery Oral Board Exam, Second Edition helps candidates prepare for the General Surgery Oral Board Exam in a different way than other review books. In addition to covering concepts frequently addressed on the test, the review also alerts you to 'common curveballs' and 'strikeouts'- the unexpected problems or seemingly benign actions (or inactions) that could result in a missed diagnosis or misdiagnosis, and thus result in failure to pass the exam. Fully updated and expanded to reflect the many changes in standards of care, this unique study guide is the first to expose the potential traps and pitfalls of the exam by providing examples of how the questions may be asked and what not to say in response.
  • Pasteurella multocida 2012, Springer
    Pasteurella multocida: Diseases and Pathogenesis /I. W. Wilkie, M. Harper, J. D. Boyce and B. Adler --Pathogenomics of Pasteurella multocida /J. D. Boyce, T. Seemann, B. Adler and M. Harper --The Key Surface Components of Pasteurella multocida: Capsule and Lipopolysaccharide /Marina Harper, John D. Boyce and Ben Adler --Pasteurella multocida and Immune Cells /Katharina F. Kubatzky --Molecular Biology of Pasteurella multocida Toxin /Joachim H. C. Orth and Klaus Aktories --Pasteurella multocida Toxin Interaction with Host Cells: Entry and Cellular Effects /Brenda A. Wilson and Mengfei Ho --Swine Atrophic Rhinitis Caused by Pasteurella multocida Toxin and Bordetella Dermonecrotic Toxin /Yasuhiko Horiguchi --The Pasteurella multocida Toxin: A New Paradigm for the Link Between Bacterial Infection and Cancer /Alistair Lax.
  • "This book summarizes the state of the art in process analytical technologies applied to various aspects of biopharmaceutical process development and manufacturing. The text summarizes regulatory perspectives, FDA/EMEA guidelines, and new expectations. In addition, it explores new technology, especially in the area of real-time monitoring for end-point control as well as new sensor and analytical technologies. It details established and emerging measurement technologies, including future needs and challenges that require further research. The authors also present successful industrial-scale deployment case studies and strategies from the biopharmaceutical industry and discuss future trends"--Provided by publisher.
  • Patch testing tips 2014, Springer
    This book is a compendium of tips on many different aspects of patch testing based on the recommendations of the International Contact Dermatitis Research Group (ICDRG), which is the reference group for all dermato-allergologists. It is intended to complement the book Patch Testing and Prick Testing: A Practical Guide by J.-M. Lachapelle and H. Maibach, which is an official publication of the ICDRG now in its third edition. Among the wide variety of topics covered are pitfalls, legal aspects, patch testing with ultrasonic bath extracts, the role of patch testing in occupational contact dermatitis and atopic dermatitis, semi-open tests, the implications of a negative test, patch testing validity, selection of extra allergens and patch testing in the tropics. Many illustrations are included and all information is completely up-to-date. This book will be of value to all practicing dermatologists.
  • Patch-clamp analysis. 2nd ed. 2007, Springer Protocols
  • Patellar Instability Surgery in Clinical Practice analyses in a step by step format, the different reconstruction techniques for the medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) reconstruction as well as other techniques less frequently used in the patient with lateral patellofemoral instability. also the treatment of medial patellofemoral instability is also explained. Patellar Instability surgery is a very practical book, aimed at junior and general orthopedic surgeon who require a useful easy reference for these common knee procedures but will also be of great interest to those surgeons who specialized in knee surgery.
  • Patellofemoral disorders are extremely prevalent in athletes and can lead to chronic pain, instability, weakness, and inconsistent or poor athletic performance. These disorders can be difficult to diagnose.Treatment options can vary depending upon several factors, including the sport andthe time during the sports season when the symptoms occur. Treatment also varies depending on the age of the patient and their competition level. The Patellofemoral Joint in the Athlete provides an extensive review of the physical examination, radiographic evaluation, differential diagnoses, and treatment options of common patellofemoral disorders, including patellar chondrosis, pain and instability. The contributors are nationally recognized experts in the patellofemoral joint that treat athletes of all ages and abilities. Appropriate for orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians, rehabilitation physicians and physical therapists, this book is a comprehensive guide to the unique and sport-specific concerns of athletesof all ages and abilitieswith regard to the patellofemoral joint.
  • Pathophysiology of anterior knee pain -- Pathophysiology of lateral patellar dislocation -- Natural history of patellofemoral dislocations -- Clinical presentation of patellofemoral disorders -- Clinical examination of the patellofemoral patient -- Standard X-ray examination: patellofemoral disorders -- Patellar height: which index? -- Stress radiographs in the diagnosis of patellofemoral instability -- Computed tomography and arthro-CT scan in patellofemoral disorders -- MRI analysis of patella instability factors -- MRI of the patellofemoral articular cartilage -- Patellofemoral pain syndrome: the value of pinhole and SPECT scintigraphic imaging and quantitative measurements of bone mineral equivalent density with quantitative computed tomography -- Gait analysis in patients with patellofemoral disorders -- Iatrogenic anterior knee pain with special emphasis on the clinical radiographical, histological, ultrastructural and biochemical aspects after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using ipsilateral autografts -- Non-operative treatment of patellofemoral pain: role of physical therapy -- Lateral release of the lateral patellofemoral retinaculum: literature review for select patellofemoral disorders -- Medial side patellofemoral anatomy -- Arthroscopic medial reefing in acute patellar dislocation -- Medial reefing in chronic potential patellar instability -- Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction -- MPFL reconstruction: the adductor sling approach -- Importance and radiographic identification of the femoral insertion in medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction -- MPTL (medial patellotibial ligament) reconstruction -- Distal realignment: medialization of tibial tuberosity: the Elmslie-Trillat technique -- Bony surgery distal realignment surgery -- Trochlear lengthening osteotomy with or without elevation of the lateral trochlear facet -- Proximal open trochleoplasty (grooveplasty) -- Deepening trochoplasty for patellar instability -- Arthroscopic deepening trochleoplasty for patella instability -- The role of limb rotational osteotomy -- Long-term results after autologous chondrocyte implantation in cartilage lesions of the patellofemoral joint -- Novel nano-composite multilayered biomaterial for the treatment of patellofemoral cartilage lesions -- Isolated patellofemoral osteoarthritis: natural history and clinical presentation -- The nonoperative treatment of patellofemoral arthritis -- Current concepts regarding tibial tubercle osteotomy -- Isolated patellofemoral osteoarthritis: prosthetic indications -- Post-operative management of surgeries aimed at correcting patellofemoral instability: results of an international surgeon survey -- Errors and complications in patellofemoral surgery -- Trochleoplasty for symptomatic trochlear dysplasia in the skeletally immature patient with review of fetal anatomy -- Patellofemoral disorders in the skeletally immature patients.
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  • The Path from Biomarker Discovery to Regulatory Qualification is a unique guide that focuses on biomarker qualification, its history and current regulatory settings in both the US and abroad. This multi-contributed book provides a detailed look at the next step to developing biomarkers for clinical use and covers overall concepts, challenges, strategies and solutions based on the experiences of regulatory authorities and scientists. Members of the regulatory, pharmaceutical and biomarker development communities will benefit the most from using this book-it is a complete and practical guide to biomarker qualification, providing valuable insight to an ever-evolving and important area of regulatory science. Contains a collection of experiences of different groups taking different types of biomarkers to different levels of qualification and provides insightful case studies of an important area of regulatory science Focuses on practical advice, concepts, strategies and overall outcomes to support those working toward biomarker qualification for clinical use Offers a valuable resource for members of the regulatory, pharmaceutical and biomarker development communities.
  • Bacterial toxins as immunomodulators / David S. Donaldson and Neil A. Williams -- Innate immune evasion by staphylococci / Karin Ellen Veldkamp and Jos A.G. van Strijp -- Bacterial complement escape / Ilse Jongerius, Sanjay Ram, and Suzan Rooijakkers -- Modulation of innate immune signalling pathways by viral proteins / Orla Mulhern, Barry Harrington, and Andrew G. Bowie -- Viral TNF inhibitors as potential therapeutics / Masmudur M. Rahman, Alexandra R. Lucas, and Grant McFadden -- Lipoxins as an immune-escape mechanism / Fabiana S. Machado and Julio Aliberti -- Immunomodulatory activity and therapeutic potential of the filarial nematode secreted product, ES62 / William Harnett and Margaret M. Harnett -- Helminth-derived immunomodulatory molecules / Poom Adisakwattana ... [et al.] -- Fungal-derived immune modulating molecules / Tania C. Sorrell and Sharon C.A. Chen -- The immunosuppresive tick salivary protein, Salp15 / Ignacio J. Juncadella and Juan Anguita -- The serpin saga; development of a new class of virus derived anti-inflammatory protein immunotherapeutics / Alexandra Lucas ... [et al.] -- Helminthic therapy : using worms to treat immune-mediated disease / David E. Elliott and Joel V. Weinstock -- Chemokine binding proteins encoded by pathogens / Antonio Alcami and Margarida Saraiva.
  • Atopic dermatitis and the hygiene hypothesis revisited / Flohr, C., Yeo, L. -- Loss-of-function mutations within the filaggrin gene predispose to atopic dermatitis / Kawasaki, H. ... [et al.] -- Fc epsilon R1-toll-like receptor interaction in atopic dermatitis / Novak, N., Bieber, T. -- The antimicrobial skin barrier in patients with atopic dermatitis / Schittek, B. -- Defective sweating responses in atopic dermatitis / Shiohara, T., Doi, T., Hayakawa, J. -- The role of cytokines/chemokines in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis / Yamanaka, K., Mizutani, H. -- Contribution of interleukin 18 to the development of infection-associated atopic dermatitis / Tsutsui, H., Mizutani, H., Nakanishi, K. -- Innate immunity in atopic dermatitis / Mrabet-Dahbi, S., Maurer, M. -- The role of regulatory T cells in atopic dermatitis / Agrawal, R., Wisniewski, J., Woodfolk, J.A. -- Increased susceptibility to cutaneous viral infections in atopic dermatitis : the roles of regulatory T cells and innate immune defects / Shiohara, T. ... [et al.] -- Biomarkers for itch and disease severity in atopic dermatitis / Lee, C.-H., Yu, H.-S. -- Practical issues on interpretation of scoring atopic dermatitis : SCORAD index, objective SCORAD, patient-oriented SCORAD and three-item severity score / Oranje, A.P. -- Systemic therapy of atopic dermatitis in children and adults / Simon, D.
  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis is one of the most notorious pathogens on earth, causing the death of approximately 1.5 million people annually. A major problem in the fight against tuberculosis is the emergence of strains that have acquired resistance to all available antibiotics. One key to the success of M. tuberculosis as a pathogen is its ability to circumvent host immune responses at different levels. This is not only a result of the special makeup of M. tuberculosis in terms of genetic diversity and DNA metabolism and its possession of specialized secretion systems, but also of its ability to hijack the host's innate immune defence mechanisms. In this volume, researchers from different disciplines provide a topical overview of the diverse mechanisms that contribute to the virulence of M. tuberculosis, ranging from their genetic, metabolic and molecular makeup, as well as the complex strategies these bacteria utilize to escape immune destruction within infected hosts.
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    Introduction -- Natural ecology and survival in water of mycobacteria of potential public health significance -- Environmental sources of Mycobacterium avium linked to routes of exposure -- Biology of waterborne pathogenic mycobacteria -- Analytical methods for the detection of waterborne and environmental pathogenic mycobacteria -- The Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis problem and its relation to the causation of Crohn disease -- Disseminated infection, cervical adenitis and other MAC infections -- Skin, bone and soft tissue infections -- Pulmonary infection in non-HIV infected individuals -- Disease resulting from contaminated equipment and invasive procedures -- Control, treatment and disinfection of Mycobacterium avium complex in drinking water -- Approaches to risk management in priority setting -- References -- Index.
  • Pathogenic spirochetes 2012, Springer
    This book explores the many mechanisms by which the most prevalent Spirochetal pathogens persist in a healthy immune-competent host. Among them are the direct and indirect suppression of host immune signals, phase and antigenic variation, escaping recognition by host complement proteins, and seclusion into immune privileged sites.
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  • Pathogenic yeasts 2010, Springer
  • Pathologic myopia 2014, Springer
    Pathological Myopia is a major cause of severe vision loss worldwide. The mechanisms for vision loss include cataract, glaucoma, retinal detachment, and above all, degeneration of the macula within the posterior staphyloma. Pathological Myopia is one of the only current books to specifically address this disease and discusses recent developments in imaging technologies and various approaches to treatments, such as laser photocoagulation, photodynamic therapy, pharmaco-therapeutic injections in the vitreous, and surgery. Complete with high-quality color images, this book is written and edited by leaders in the field and is geared towards ophthalmologists, including residents and fellows in training, glaucoma and cataract specialists, and vitreoretinal macula experts.
  • Pathological family [in process] 2013, Click LINK above for location/circulation status.
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    "While iconic popular images celebrated family life during the 1950s and 1960s, American families were simultaneously regarded as potentially menacing sources of social disruption. The history of family therapy makes the complicated power of the family at midcentury vividly apparent. Clinicians developed a new approach to psychotherapy that claimed to locate the cause and treatment of mental illness in observable patterns of family interaction and communication rather than in individual psyches. Drawing on cybernetics, systems theory, and the social and behavioral sciences, they ambitiously aimed to cure schizophrenia and stop juvenile delinquency. With particular sensitivity to the importance of scientific observation and visual technologies such as one-way mirrors and training films in shaping the young field, The Pathological Family examines how family therapy developed against the intellectual and cultural landscape of postwar America." -- [Publisher-supplied data]
  • Pathology 2008, AccessMedicine
    Cellular pathology -- Inflammation and repair -- Pathology of the immune system -- Neoplasia -- Environmental and nutritional pathology -- Genetic disorders -- Pediatric pathology -- Hemodynamics -- Vascular pathology -- Cardiac pathology -- Neuropathology -- Hematopathology -- Pulmonary pathology -- Gastrointestinal pathology -- Pathology of the liver, gallbladder, and pancreas -- Pathology of the kidney and bladder -- Pathology of the male and female reproductive tract and breast -- Endocrine pathology -- Pathology of the bones and joints -- Dermatopathology -- Practice examination answers.
  • Pathology 2004
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    'Each book in the ... series offers a visually-integrated approach to review and is packaged with a CD-ROM, which serves as practice for the USMLE Step 1." -p.vii Preface.
  • Ch. 1. Enteroviruses -- Ch. 2. Rhinoviruses -- Ch. 3. Influenza viruses -- Ch. 4. Parainfluenza viruses -- Ch. 5. Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) -- Ch. 6. Herpesviruses: general principles -- Ch. 7. Herpes simplex virus (HSV) types 1 and 2 -- Ch. 8. Cytomegalovirus -- Ch. 9. Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) -- Ch. 10. Varicella-Zoster virus (VZV) -- Ch. 11. Herpesvirus type 6 (HHV-6) -- Ch. 12. Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV, HHV-8) -- Ch. 13. Herpesvirus simiae virus (Herpes B) -- Ch. 14. Adenoviruses -- Ch. 15. Retroviruses: general principles -- Ch. 16. Human immunodeficiency viruses -- Ch. 17. Human T cell leukemia/lymphoma viruses (HTLV-1 and -2) -- Ch. 18. Hepatitis viruses -- Ch. 19. Hemorrhagic fever viruses -- Ch. 20. Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) -- Ch. 21. Papillomaviruses -- Ch. 22. Papovaviruses -- Ch. 23. Parvoviruses -- Ch. 24. Neurotropic arthropod-transmitted viruses -- Ch. 25. Rabieviruses -- Ch. 26. Poxviruses -- Ch. 27. Mumps -- Ch. 28. Rubellavirus -- Ch. 29. Rubeola (measles) -- Ch. 30. Transmissible spongiform encephalopathy -- Ch. 31. Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) -- Ch. 32. Enteric viral disease.
  • This is the first comprehensive book about surgery on and around the vertebral artery all along its cervical and intracranial course. This vessel has been considered for long as out of surgical reach leaving many different pathologies not or incompletely treated. The surgical exposure and control of the vertebral artery not only permit to treat lesions of the vertebral artery wall or developed in contact to it but also to improve the access to the intervertebral foramen (tumors, osteophytes), to the anterior aspect of the spinal cord (tumors, spondylotic spurs), to the foramen magnum and to the jugular foramen. This book written by leading experts includes all aspects of vertebral artery surgery from anatomy to imaging, surgical techniques and pathologies; it is illustrated by many figures especially operative views and schematic drawings so that the beginner as well as the experienced surgeon find useful information. One of the editors of this book (B. GEORGE) was recently awarded the Olivecrona award for his work on the surgery of the vertebral artery.
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  • The third edition of Pathology of Asbestos-Associated Diseases builds on the success of the previous editions by fully updating knowledge on diagnostic and epidemiologic aspects and presenting important new insights derived from new epidemiologic studies and animal studies. Background information is first provided on the mineralogy of asbestos, occupational and environmental exposure, and asbestos bodies. The various diseases associated with asbestos exposure are then considered in turn, with detailed description and illustration of pathologic features as well as extensive discussion of etiology, epidemiology, differential diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis. Further chapters are devoted to cytopathology, experimental models of disease, and analysis of tissue mineral fiber content. In addition, the medicolegal issues relating to asbestos-associated diseases are analyzed from the point of view of both the plaintiff and the defendant. This book will be an essential reference for pathologists and an invaluable source of information for pulmonologists, radiologists, and occupational medical practitioners.
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  • Epidemiology of Mesothelioma -- Molecular Biology -- Serosal Anatomy and Anatomic Distribution of Mesothelioma -- Clinical Aspects of Mesothelioma -- Management of Malignant Serosal Effusions -- Pathologic Diagnosis and Classification of Mesothelioma -- Macroscopic Features of Mesotheliomas -- Classification and Histologic Features of Mesotheliomas -- Differential Diagnosis: Mesothelial Proliferations -- Differential Diagnosis: Other Mesothelial Lesions -- Differential Diagnosis: Nonmesothelial Lesions -- Differential Diagnosis: Nonmesothelial Tumors of the Serosal Cavity: Sarcomas -- Differential Diagnosis: Other Nonmesothelial Tumors.
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  • Highly acclaimed and considered the leading reference in the field, Pathology of Melanocytic Nevi and Melanoma has once again been fully revised, updated, and expanded to reflect the most recent advances and techniques in the field of melanoma pathology. New chapters on mucosal melanoma, ocular melanoma, and pigmented lesions of the nail apparatus have been included in this new edition. The successful focus and format of the previous editions have been preserved. Each lesion and diagnosis is clearly illustrated withthe aid of a wealth of digitally enhanced full-color photomicrographs. A concise description of the clinical features, histopathology, differential diagnosis, and outstanding characteristics of each lesion provides readers with a quick yet comprehensive overview of each topic covered. Pathology of Melanocytic Nevi and Melanoma is the essential reference for every practicing dermatopathologist, pathologist, dermatologist, and cancer research scientist today.
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  • Pathology of the lungs. 3rd ed. 2011, ScienceDirect
    With an emphasis on practical diagnostic problem solving, Pathology of the Lungs 3e provides the pulmonary pathologist and the general surgical pathologist with an accessible, comprehensive guide to the recognition and interpretation of common and rare neoplastic and non-neoplastic lung conditions. The text is written by two authors and covers all topics in a consistent manner without the redundancies or lapses that are common in multi-authored texts. The text is lavishly illustrated with the highest quality illustrations which accurately depict the histologic, immunohistochemical and cytologic findings under consideration and it is supplemented throughout with practical tips and advice from two internationally respected experts. The user-friendly design and format allows rapid access to essential information and the incorporation throughout of relevant clinical and radiographic information makes it a complete diagnostic resource inside the reporting room. Approximately 1,000 high quality full color illustrations. Provides the user with a complete visual guide to each specimen and assists in the recognition and diagnosis of any slide looked at under the microscope. Comprehensive coverage of both common and rare lung diseases and disorders. One stop consultation resource for the reporting room or study, no need to go further to get questions answered. Clinical background and ancillary radiographs incorporated throughout. Provides the user with all of the necessary diagnostic tools to make a complete and accurate pathologic report. Practical advice and tips from two of the world's recognized experts. Provides the trainee and general surgical pathologist with time saving diagnostic clues when dealing with difficult specimens. Consistent and uniform approach incorporated for each disease and disorder (Etiology, pathogenesis, clinical features, pathologic features, differential diagnosis) User-friendly format enables quick and easy navigation to the key information required.
  • Pathology of the Pancreas: A Practical Approach covers all the diagnostic entities in adult pancreatic pathology, providing extensive illustrations and tables to assist the pathologist at the time of diagnostic reporting of histological and cytological specimens. Potential pitfalls and mimics in pancreatic pathology are highlighted and illustrated, and guidance is provided regarding how to recognize and avoid them. Pathology of the Pancreas: A Practical Approach enables the pathologist to recognize the various pathological entities and provide the key information in their pathology reports, which is necessary for the individual patient's further management. It is based on the most recent diagnostic algorithms, international consensus guidelines, and systems for disease classification, staging and grading. Clinical information is also included, where it is important for the multidisciplinary team management discussion. Pathology of the Pancreas: A Practical Approach is a bench book for everyday use beside the microscope and provides the diagnostic pathologist with a comprehensive, well-illustrated and extensively cross-referenced approach to pancreatic pathology.
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    Appendix 1: Placental weight -- Appendix 2: Medicolegal aspects of placental pathology.Pathology of the placenta: an introduction and overview -- The development and structure of the placenta -- Physiology of the placenta -- Abnormalities of placentation and of placental development -- Macroscopoic abnormalities of the placenta -- Histological abnormalities of the placenta -- The placenta in pregnancies of abnormal duration -- The placenta in maternal disorders -- The placenta in abnormalities and disorders of the fetus -- The placenta in miscarriage -- Infections and inflammatory lesions of the placenta -- The placenta in multiple pregnancy -- Immunopatholgoy of the placenta -- Non-trophoblastic tumours of the placenta -- Gestational trophoblastic disease -- Pathology of the umbilical cord -- Pathology of the membranes -- Correlation of ultrasonic and pathological findings.
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  • The criminalistics of controlled substances / Joseph P. Bono -- Overview of pathology of drug abuse : scene of death and the autopsy / Charles V. Wetli -- Heart disease / Renu Virmani, Allen P. Burke, Andrew Farb -- Vascular effects of substance abuse / Frank D. Kolodgie, Allen P. Burke, Jagat Narula, Florabel G. Mullick, Renu Virmani -- Myocardial alterations in drug abusers / Steven B. Karch -- Valvular heart disease / Michael D. Bell -- Lung disease / Michael D. Bell -- Disorders of the central nervous system / Michael D. Bell -- Toxicogenetics in drug abuse : pharmacogenomics for toxicology / Robert M. White, Steven H.Y. Wong -- Toxicogenetics in drug abuse : heritable channelopathies and myopathies / Kathryn A. Glatter, Jonica Calkins, Sanjay J. Ayirookuzhi.
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  • The cell : structure, function, and molecular biology / Shankar Vallabhajosula, Seham Mustafa -- Pathophysiology and mechanisms of radiopharmaceutical localization / Shankar Vallabhajosula, Azu Owunwanne -- Basis of ¹⁸F-FDG positron emission tomography imaging / Seham Mustafa, Abbas Alavi, Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar -- Inflammation / Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar, Magda Elmonayeri -- Nuclear hematology / Kshitish C. Das -- Musculoskeletal system / Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar, Dia Shehab -- Thyroid gland / Salil D. Sarkar -- Parathyroid gland / Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar -- Adrenal gland / Sleiman Naddaf, Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar -- Basis of renal scintigraphy / Salil D. Sarkar, Pravin C. Singhal -- Basis of tumor imaging 1 : principles of tumor pathology and biology / Ezzeldin M. Ibrahim, Jaudah A. Al-Maghrabi -- Basis of tumor imaging 2 : scintigraphic and pathophysiologic correlation / Suman Jana, Hussein M. Abdel-Dayem -- Respiratory system / Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar, Moussa Khadada -- Basis of cardiac imaging 1: myocardial contractility and assessment of cardiac function / Sherif I. Heiba, Mohammad Zubaid -- Basis of cardiac imaging 2 : myocardial perfusion, metabolism, infarction, and receptor imaging in coronary artery disease and congestive heart failure / Josef Machac -- Digestive system 1 : gastrointestinal tract / Fuad Hassan, Eman Al-Enizi, Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar -- Digestive system 2 : liver and biliary tract / Chun K. Kim, Borys R. Krynyckyi, Josef Machac -- Basis and clinical application of brain imaging / James M. Mountz, Elmer C. San Pedro -- Basis of antibody imaging and therapy / Lionel S. Zuckier -- Lymphoscintigraphy / Arthur Z. Krasnow, Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar, Nafisah Kazem -- Basis of pediatric genitourinary imaging / Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar -- Basis of therapeutic nuclear medicine / Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar, Abdullatif Al-Bader -- Biological effects of ionizing radiation / Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar, Nafisah Kazem -- Glossary.
  • Pathophysiology cases 2010, AccessMedicine
    Genetic Disease -- Disorders of the Immune System -- Infectious Diseases -- Neoplasia -- Blood Disorders -- Nervous System Disorders -- Diseases of the Skin -- Pulmonary Disease -- Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease -- Cardiovascular Disorders: Vascular Disease -- Disorders of the Adrenal Medulla -- Gastrointestinal Disease -- Liver Disease -- Disorders of the Exocrine Pancreas -- Renal Disease -- Disorders of the Parathyroids & Calcium & Phosphorus Metabolism -- Disorders of the Endocrine Pancreas -- Disorders of the Hypothalamus & Pituitary Gland -- Thyroid Disease -- Disorders of the Adrenal Cortex -- Disorders of the Female Reproductive Tract -- Disorders of the Male Reproductive Tract -- Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases.
  • A concise full color review of the mechanisms of blood diseases and disorders based on a Harvard Medical School hematology course Hematological Pathophysiology is a well illustrated easy to absorb introduction to the physiological principles underlying the regulation and function of blood cells and hemostasis as well as the pathophysiologic mechanisms responsible for the development of blood disorders Featuring a strong emphasis on key principles the book covers diagnosis and management primarily within a framework of pathogenesis Authored by world renowned clinician educators at Harvard Medical School Hematological Pathophysiology features content and organization based on a hematology course offered to second year students at that school The book is logically divided into four sections Anemias and Disorders of the Red Blood Cell Disorders of Hemostasis and Thrombosis Disorders of Leukocytes and Transfusion Medicine it opens with an important overview of blood and hematopoietic tissues Features Succinct to the point coverage that reflects current medical education More than 200 full color photographs and renderings of disease mechanisms and blood diseases Each chapter includes learning objectives and self assessment questions Numerous tables and diagrams encapsulate important information Incorporates the feedback of 180 Harvard medical students who reviewed the first draft so you know youre studying the most relevant material possible Provided by publisher.
  • Pathophysiology of disease 2010 (6th ed.), AccessMedicine
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    Basic cardiac structure and function / Vivek Iyer, Elazer R. Edelman, and Leonard S. Lilly -- The cardiac cycle: mechanisms of heart sounds and murmurs / Nicole Martin and Leonard S. Lilly -- Diagnostic imaging and catheterization / Nicole Martin and Patricia Challender Come -- The electrocardiogram / Lilit Garibyan and Leonard S. Lilly -- Atherosclerosis / James L. Young and Peter Libby -- Ischemic heart disease / Haley Naik, Marc S. Sabatine, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Acute coronary syndromes / Haley Naik, Marc S. Sabatine, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Valvular heart disease / Mia M. Edwards, Patrick T. O'Gara, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Heart failure / Ravi Vikram Shah and Michael A. Fifer -- The cardiomyopathies / Marc N. Wein, G. William Dec, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias / Hillary K. Rolls ... [et al.] -- Clinical aspects of cardiac arrhythmias / Hillary K. Rolls, William G. Stevenson, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Hypertension / Payman Zamani, Gordon H. Williams, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Diseases of the pericardium / Yanerys Ramos and Leonard S. Lilly -- Diseases of the peripheral vasculature / Arash Mostaghimi and Mark A. Creager -- Congenital heart disease / Vijay G. Sankaran and David W. Brown -- Cardiovascular drugs / Martin W. Schoen ... [et al.].
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    Basic cardiac structure and function / Ken Young Lin ... [et al.] -- The cardiac cycle : mechanisms of heart sounds and murmurs / Henry Jung and Leonard S. Lilly -- Cardiac imaging and catheterization / Henry Jung, Ken Young Lin, and Patricia Challender Come -- The electrocardiogram / Stephen R. Pomedli and Leonard S. Lilly -- Atherosclerosis / Jordan B. Strom and Peter Libby -- Ischemic heart disease / June-Wha Rhee, Marc S. Sabatine, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Acute coronary syndromes / June-Wha Rhee, Marc S. Sabatine, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Valvular heart disease / Christopher A. Miller, Patrick T. O'Gara, and Leonard S. Lilly --Heart failure / Neal Anjan Chatterjee and Michael A. Fifer -- The cardiomyopathies / Christopher T. Lee, G. William Dec, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias / Ranliang Hu ... [et al.] -- Clinical aspects of cardiac arrhythmias / Ranliang Hu, William G. Stevenson, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Hypertension / Christopher T. Lee, Gordon H. Williams, and Leonard S. Lilly -- Diseases of the pericardium / Yin Ren and Leonard S. Lilly -- Diseases of the peripheral vasculature / Fan Liang and Mark A. Creager -- Congenital heart disease / David D. Berg and David W. Brown -- Cardiovascular drugs / Cyrus K. Yamin ... [et al.].
  • v. 2, 2004 Karger
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    1. Pulmonary, ob/gyn, ent, hem/onc -- 2. GI, neurology, rheumatology, endocrinology -- 3. CVS, dermatology, GU, general surgery.
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    I. Pulmonary, ob/gyn, ENT, hem/onc -- II. GI, neurology, rheumatology, endocrinology -- III. CV, dermatology, GU, orthopedics, general surgery, peds.
  • Paths to the Professoriate Lane Catalog record
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    Medical professionalism from the patient's perspective: is there an advocate in the house? /Martha E. Gaines, Rachel Grob, Mark J. Schlesinger, and Sarah Davis --The Hippocratic Oath as an example of professional conduct /Howard Markel --Professionalism and politics in the United Kingdom /Carol Black, Cyril Chantler --The role of specialty boards in promoting professionalism: the case of the American Board of Internal Medicine /Clarence H. Braddock III, Eric S. Holmboe, Christine K. Cassel --Medical professionalism in the twenty-first century /Catherine D. DeAngelis --Professionalism and nursing: a quest or an accomplishment? /Kathleen M. White --Public health: the "population" as patient /Lawrence O. Gostin --Exploring the role of law and legal systems in the therapeutic relationship /James G. Hodge, Jr. --Professionalism and fiduciary responsibilities in health care leadership /Phil B. Fontanarosa --Professionalism, medicine, and religion /Patricia M. Fosarelli --Professionalism: the science of care and the art of medicine /James C. Harris.
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  • Patient flow 2006, Springer
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    "But doctor, it takes three tests to find the bottom" -- This better not be serious-I've got a plane to catch -- Whew! the tests are negative, and I've got a plane to catch -- Taking my lumps: biopsy blues -- "Once per lethal disease": coping with chemo -- "How can you know I'm in remission?" -- What's so special about fifty-five? -- Graduation to the bone marrow unit -- "Zap it to me": staring into a Hiroshima-dose of radiation -- Hospital arrest -- My re-birthday -- How much risk is too much? -- Can't I stay another day? -- Darth Vader in pink -- A delicate balance -- Size matters -- In cancer, perfect is important -- "I think your kidneys did you a favor" -- A successful partnership -- You and your docs: allies, not adversaries.
  • Patient history. 2nd ed. 2012, AccessMedicine
    History and physical examination : art and science -- Subtleties of medical history taking -- Patient-centered interviewing -- Clinician-centered interviewing -- Evidence-based clinical decision making -- Dizziness -- Fatigue -- Fever -- Headache -- Insomnia -- Lymphadenopathy -- Night sweats -- Muscle weakness -- Weight gain -- Weight loss -- Red eye -- Ear pain -- Hearing loss -- Tinnitus -- Sore throat -- Inflammatory dermatoses (rashes) -- Pruritus -- Hair loss -- Cough -- Dyspnea -- Hemoptysis -- Chest pain -- Palpitations -- Syncope -- Edema -- Abdominal pain -- Constipation -- Diarrhea -- Dysepsia -- Dysphagia -- Acute gastrointestinal bleeding -- Jaundice -- Nausea and vomiting -- Anorectal pain -- Dysuria -- Hematuria -- Flank pain -- Erectile dysfunction -- Urinary incontinence -- Scrotal pain -- Amenorrhea -- Breast complaints -- Pelvic pain -- Vaginitis -- Abnormal vaginal bleeding -- Neck pain -- Shoulder pain -- Arm and hand pain -- Low back pain -- Buttock, hip, and thigh pain -- Knee and calf pain -- Foot and ankle pain -- Confusion -- Memory loss -- Diplopia -- Gait abnormalities -- Tremor -- Anxiety -- Depressed mood -- The case presentation.
  • "Patient Preparation for Bariatric Surgery provides a comprehensive and state of the art review of all aspects of the patient preparation process, The text reviews current literature and controversies involving sources of referrals and the difficulties encountered by primary care physicians in managing patients with extreme obesity. Strategies for addressing this problem and integrating primary care physicians in comprehensive obesity programs are presented. The text also reviews current indications for surgery and the current patient access limitations that have resulted in the need for revised surgical indications based more on medical need than mere extent of obesity. Written by an authority in the field, Patient Preparation for Bariatric Surgery is a valuable resource for bariatric surgeons, bariatric physicians and all allied health personnel who manage patients with extreme obesity and will assist in the advancement of this area of surgery as well as stimulate new discovery."--Publisher's website.
  • Patient safety 2011, CRCnetBASE
    "With coverage ranging from the influence of professional identity in medicine and problematic nature of "human error", to the psychological and social features that characterize healthcare work, to the safety-critical aspects of interfaces and automation, this book spans the width of the human factors field and its importance for patient safety today. In addition, the book discusses topics such as accountability, just culture, and secondary victimization in the aftermath of adverse events and takes readers to the leading edge of human factors research today: complexity, systems thinking and resilience"--Provided by publisher.
  • Patient safety 2004, NAP
    Executive summary -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Components of a national health information infrastructure -- 3. Federal leadership and public-private partnerships -- 4. Health care data standards -- 5. Comprehensive patient safety programs in health care settings -- 6. Adverse event analysis -- 7. Near miss analysis -- 8. Patient safety reporting systems and applications -- 9. Standardized reporting.
  • Patient safety 2014, Springer
    Despite the evolution and growing awareness of patient safety, many medical professionals are not a part of this important conversation. Clinicians often believe they are too busy taking care of patients to adopt and implement patient safety initiatives and that acknowledging medical errors is an affront to their skills. Patient Safety provides clinicians with a better understanding of the prevalence, causes and solutions for medical errors; bringing best practice principles to the bedside. Written by experts from a variety of backgrounds, each chapter features an analysis of clinical cases based on the Root Cause Analysis (RCA) methodology, along with case-based discussions on various patient safety topics. The systems and processes outlined in the book are general and broadly applicable to institutions of all sizes and structures. The core ethic of medical professionals is to do no harm. Patient Safety is a comprehensive resource for physicians, nurses and students, as well as healthcare leaders and administrators for identifying, solving and preventing medical error.
  • Patient safety 2012, CRCnetBASE
    "Each year a vast sum of money is spent on health care around the globe and patient safety has become a serious global public health issue. Filled with up-to-date information, this book demonstrates how to handle patient safety-related problems by using methods developed in the area of engineering. It contains a chapter on mathematical concepts and another chapter on introductory material on safety and human factors considered essential to understand materials presented in subsequent chapters. The author's presentation covers topics in such a manner that readers will require no previous knowledge to understand the concepts"--Provided by publisher.
  • Integrating State-of-the-Art Computational Modeling with Clinical Practice: The Promise of Numerical Methods / David E. Krummen, Gainyu Oshodi and Sanjiv M. Narayan -- Patient-Specific Modeling of Cardiovascular Dynamics with a Major Role for Adaptation / Theo Arts, Joost Lumens, Wilco Kroon, Dirk Donker and Frits Prinzen, et al. -- Patient-Specific Modeling of Structure and Function of Cardiac Cells / Frank B. Sachse -- Studies of Therapeutic Strategies for Atrial Fibrillation Based on a Biophysical Model of the Human Atria / Laurent Uldry, Nathalie Virag, Jean-Marc Vesin and Lukas Kappenberger -- Patient-Specific Modeling for Critical Care / Maxwell Lewis Neal -- Biomechanical Analysis of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms / Lambert Speelman, Mariëlle Bosboom, Geert W. H. Schurink and Frans N. v.d. Vosse -- The Cardiac Atlas Project: Towards a Map of the Heart / Michael Backhaus, Jae Do Chung, Brett R. Cowan, Carissa G. Fonseca and Wenchao Tao, et al. -- In Vivo Myocardial Material Properties and Stress Distributions in Normal and Failing Human Hearts / Jonathan F. Wenk, Zhihong Zhang, Guangming Cheng, Kay Sun and Joseph C. Walker, et al. -- Modeling of Whole-Heart Electrophysiology and Mechanics: Toward Patient-Specific Simulations / Fijoy Vadakkumpadan, Viatcheslav Gurev, Jason Constantino, Hermenegild Arevalo and Natalia Trayanova -- Personalized Computational Models of the Heart for Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy / Maxime Sermesant and Reza Razavi -- Patient-Specific Modeling of Hypoxic Response and Microvasculature Dynamics / Joanna Nathan and Amina Ann Qutub -- A Computational Framework for Patient-Specific Multi-Scale Cardiac Modeling / Jazmin Aguado-Sierra, Roy C. P. Kerckhoffs, Fred Lionetti, Darlene Hunt and Chris Villongco, et al.
  • Patient Surveillance After Cancer Treatment covers the history of cancer patient surveillance after curative-intent treatment, the rationale, the methodologies used in the past and at present, the methodologies that will probably emerge in the future, the costs of surveillance, the definitions of various terms used in the field, and how those who are interested in the topic can get more information about it from the internet. The secondary focus of the book is to publicize the need for well-designed, adequately powered randomized clinical trials comparing two (or more) surveillance strategies for each type of cancer.The audience includes all oncologists, cancer researchers, medical economists and policy makers in government and insurance companies, and finally, interested patients.This book is part of the Current Clinical Oncology series, which provides cutting-edge knowledge of cancer diagnosis, management, and treatment. World renowned experts share their insights in all the major fields of clinical oncology. From the fundamentals of pathophysiology to the latest developments in experimental and novel therapies, Current Clinical Oncology is an indispensable resource for today's practicing oncologist.
  • Patient tales 2012, Click LINK above for location/circulation status.
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    Case histories in the hospital and the medical journal in enlightenment Scotland -- In his own words : using a patient's utterances to document an "unsound mind" -- Capturing insanity : the wedding of photography and physiognomy in the mid-nineteenth-century medical journal article -- Asylum notes : the historical antecedents of psychiatry's case histories -- The Freudian hiatus : psychoanalysis and narrative in fragment of an analysis of a case of hysteria -- Case histories and the transformation of American psychiatry : near demise of a genre during the rise of a "scientific" classification system -- Psychotherapist as author : case reports, classification, and categorization (with Doris Ravotas) -- In retrospect : a case for historical narrative inquiry.
  • The recent history of medicine is one of great biological and technological advances. Diagnoses are being made earlier, diseases caught sooner, patients living longer. And yet there is one area that lags behind the rest of the field: despite the efforts of graduate courses and training manuals, too many doctors still find communication a challenge. In Patient-Centered Medicine in Transition, the focus is not on skills or tools but on context to improve communication not only with patients, but between colleagues, with management, and within and across teams. Rigorous and readable, this timely manifesto presents new models of team process in patient-centered care, emphasizing their value in reducing harmful medical errors and improving patient care, safety, and outcomes. Further, the author provides significant research evidence supporting democratic approaches to communication in medicine while also addressing vital questions of ethics, empathy, gender dynamics, and physician self-care. Included in the coverage: The epidemic of communication hypocompetence. Patient-centeredness without a center. How doctors think can be judged from how they listen and speak. Working and learning in teams in the new era of health care. Blunting Occam's Razor: team process and complexity theory. Building a collaborative community in medical education research. Patient-Centered Medicine in Transition offers a bold new reconceptualization of an important topic and a roadmap to new frontiers in practice to be read and discussed by researchers and practitioners in medical education.
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  • Patient-reported outcomes 2014, CRCnetBASE
    "Covering conceptual and statistical methods, this book discusses the issues related to measuring and interpreting patient reported outcomes (PROs). It begins with a review and background information and then covers measurement scales, validity and reliability, item response theory, and missing data. The book also describes various statistical analysis techniques, including exploratory, cross-sectional, and longitudinal data analysis, and highlights the practical interpretation and application of the techniques in clinical and pharmaceutical settings. SAS code for all methods is available in an appendix and online"--Provided by publisher.
  • Patrimoine hospitalier d'Afrique SU Catalog (SearchWorks), Click LINK above for location/circulation status.
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  • Handling of the lymph node biopsy -- Immunohistology and other diagnostic techniques -- Anatomical and functional components -- Nodular lymphoid infiltrates -- Diffuse lymphoid infiltrations -- Defining microscopic features -- Nodal involvement by leukemias and extranodal lymphomas -- Needle core biopsies and aspirates.
  • Multiscale data condensation -- Unsupervised feature selection -- Active learning using support vector machine -- Rough-fuzzy case generation -- Rough-fuzzy clustering -- Rough self-organizing map -- Classification, rule generation and evaluation using modular rough-fuzzy MLP.
  • Section 1. Induction and patterning of the CNS and PNS -- section 2. Generation of neuronal diversity -- section 3. Development of glia, blood vessels, choroid plexus, immune cells in the nervous system.
  • Review of immunology -- Immunology of IgE-mediated and other hypersensitivity responses -- Biochemical mediators of allergic reactions -- Evaluation and management of immune deficiency in allergy practice -- Evaluation of eosinophilia -- Allergens and other factors important in atopic disease -- Airborne pollen prevalence in the United States -- Diagnosis of immediate hypersensitivity -- Physiologic and biologic evaluation of allergic lung diseases -- Radiologic evaluation of allergic and related diseases of the upper airway -- Radiologic evaluation of allergic and related diseases of the lower airway -- Chronic rhinosinusitis role of rhinoscopy and surgery -- Principles of immunologic management of allergic diseases due to extrinsic antigens -- Anaphylaxis -- Allergy to stinging insects -- Erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, and toxic epidermal necrolysis -- Drug allergy -- Food allergies -- Asthma -- The infant and toddler with asthma -- Management of acute severe asthma -- Asthma clinical trials -- Hypersensitivity pneumonitis -- Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis -- Occupational immunlogic lung disease -- Allergic rhinitis -- Nasal polyposis, sinusitis, and nonallergic rhinitis -- Allergic diseases of the eye and ear -- Atopic dermatitis -- Contact dermatitis -- Urticaria, angioedema, and hereditary angioedema -- Approach to the patient with pruritus -- Antihistamines -- β [beta] agonists -- Corticosteroids in treatment of allergic diseases -- Other antiallergic drugs: cromolyn, nedocromil, antileukotrienes, anticholinergics, and theophylline -- Delivery devices for inhaled medications -- Novel immunologic therapies -- Allergic disorders and pregnancy -- Eosinophilic esophagitis -- Chronic cough -- Sleep disorders in the allergic patient -- Management of the psychologically complicated patient -- Controversial and unproved methods in allergy diagnosis and treatment.
  • Paul Lauterbur and the invention of MRI 2013, Click LINK above for location/circulation status.
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    "On September 2, 1971, the chemist Paul Lauterbur had an idea that would change the practice of medical research. Considering recent research findings about the use of nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) signals to detect tumors in tissue samples, Lauterbur realized that the information from NMR signals could be recovered in the form of images -- and thus obtained noninvasively from a living subject. It was an unexpected epiphany: he was eating a hamburger at the time. Lauterbur rushed out to buy a notebook in which to work out his idea; he completed his notes a few days later. He had discovered the basic method used in all MRI scanners around the world, and for this discovery he would share the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 2003. This book, by Lauterbur's wife and scientific partner, M. Joan Dawson, is the story of Paul Lauterbur's discovery and the subsequent development of the most important medical diagnostic tool since the X-ray. With MRI, Lauterbur had discovered an entirely new principle of imaging. Dawson explains the science behind the discovery and describes Lauterbur's development of the idea, his steadfastness in the face of widespread skepticism and criticism, and related work by other scientists including Peter Mansfield (Lauterbur's Nobel co-recipient), and Raymond Damadian (who famously feuded with Lauterbur over credit for the ideas behind MRI). She offers not only the story of one man's passion for his work but also a case study of how science is actually done: a flash of insight followed by years of painstaking work."--Jacket.
  • PCR cloning protocols. 2nd ed. 2002, Springer Protocols
  • Part 1. PCR Fundamentals -- Part 2. Clinical Aspects and Diagnosis of Infectious Disease -- Part 3. PCR Protocols for Bacterial Pathogens -- Part 4. PCR Protocols for Viral Pathogens -- Part 5. PCR Protocols for Fungal and Parasitic Pathogens -- Part 6. Susceptibility Screening.
  • PCR mutation detection protocols 2002, Springer Protocols
  • Conformation-Sensitive Capillary Electrophoresis / Emma Jane Ashton -- Conformation Sensitive Gel Electrophoresis / Marian Hill -- Denaturing HPLC for Mutation Screening / Mike Mitchell, Jacqueline Cutler -- In Situ Detection of Human Papillomavirus DNA After PCR-Amplification / Gerard J. Nuovo -- LATE-PCR and Allied Technologies: Real-Time Detection Strategies for Rapid, Reliable Diagnosis from Single Cells / Kenneth E. Pierce, Lawrence J. Wangh -- Long-PCR Amplification of Human Genomic DNA / Stephen Keeney -- Human Papilloma Virus Strain Detection Utilising Custom-Designed Oligonucleotide Microarrays / Duncan Ayers, Mark Platt, Farzad Javad, Philip J. Day -- Multiplex Ligation-Dependent Probe Amplification (MLPA®) for the Detection of Copy Number Variation in Genomic Sequences / Petra G. Os, Jan P. Schouten -- Screening for Genomic Rearrangements by Multiplex PCR/Liquid Chromatography / Claude Houdayer, Catherine Dehainault, Marion Gauthier-Villars, Dominique Stoppa-Lyonnet -- Mutation Surveyor: Software for DNA Sequence Analysis / Jayne A. Minton, Sarah E. Flanagan, Sian Ellard -- Non-invasive Prenatal Diagnosis / Cathy Meaney, Gail Norbury -- Automated DNA Sequencing / Yvonne Wallis, Natalie Morrell -- Phylogenetic Microarrays for Cultivation-Independent Identification and Metabolic Characterization of Microorganisms in Complex Samples / Alexander Loy, Michael Pester, Doris Steger -- Prenatal Detection of Chromosome Aneuploidy by Quantitative-Fluorescence PCR / Kathy Mann, Erwin Petek, Barbara Pertl -- Use of Robotics in High-Throughput DNA Sequencing / Stephen Keeney -- Detection of Factor V Leiden and Prothrombin c.20210G>A Allele by Roche Diagnostics LightCycler® / Peter C. Cooper -- RT-PCR for the Detection of Translocations in Bone and Soft Tissue Tumours in Formalin-Fixed Paraffin-Embedded Tissues / Ann Williams, D. Chas Mangham -- Detection of Minimal Residual Disease in Leukaemia by RT-PCR / Joanne Mason, Mike Griffiths -- Mutation Detection by Southern Blotting / Gillian Mellars, Keith Gomez.
  • PCR protocols. 3rd ed. 2011, Springer Protocols
    Setup of a PCR Laboratory / Zaheer Khan -- Long-Range PCR with a DNA Polymerase Fusion / Holly H. Hogrefe, Michael C. Borns -- Isolation of Genomic Insertion Sites of Proviruses Using Splinkerette-PCR-Based Procedures / Bin Yin -- Lariat-Dependent Nested PCR for Flanking Sequence Determination / Daniel J. Park -- CODEHOP PCR and CODEHOP PCR Primer Design / Jeannette P. Staheli, Richard Boyce, Dina Kovarik, Timothy M. Rose -- Sequencing of Difficult DNA Regions by SAM Sequencing / Keith R. Mitchelson -- A Global Single-Cell cDNA Amplification Method for Quantitative Microarray Analysis / Kazuki Kurimoto, Mitinori Saitou -- Quantitation of MicroRNAs by Real-Time RT-qPCR / Caifu Chen, Ruoying Tan, Linda Wong, Richard Fekete, Jason Halsey -- High-Throughput SuperSAGE / Hideo Matsumura, Kentaro Yoshida, Shujun Luo, Detlev H. Krüger, Günter Kahl, Gary P. Schroth, Ryohei Terauchi -- Deep Cap Analysis of Gene Expression / Junpei Kurosawa, Hiromi Nishiyori, Yoshihide Hayashizaki -- Linking Emulsion PCR Haplotype Analysis / James G. Wetmur, Jia Chen -- PAP-LMPCR: An Improved, Sequence-Selective Method for the In Vivo Analysis of Transcription Factor Occupancy and Chromatin Fine Structure / Richard Ingram, Arthur Riggs, Constanze Bonifer -- The Many Faces of MLPA / Thomas Ohnesorg, Erin Turbitt, Stefan J. White -- Assessing Gene-Specific Methylation Using HRM-Based Analysis / Ee Ming Wong, Alexander Dobrovic -- Alu PCR / Maurizio Cardelli -- Asynchronous PCR / Caifu Chen, David Ruff, Jason Halsey -- Novel Applications of PCR Through the Use of DNA Substrates / Stuart M. Wilson -- Enhanced Solid Phase PCR for Increased Loading of Amplicon onto Solid Support / Daniel J. Park -- Application of Blocking Oligonucleotides to Improve Signal-to-Noise Ratio in a PCR / Hege Vestheim, Bruce E. Deagle, Simon N. Jarman -- Asymmetric Overlap Extension PCR Method for Site-Directed Mutagenesis / Yue-Hua Xiao, Yan Pei -- Ribosome Display: A Technology for Selecting and Evolving Proteins from Large Libraries / Birgit Dreier, Andreas Plückthun -- GLOBE: Analysis of DNA-Protein Interaction Analysis / Takaaki Kojima, Hideo Nakano -- PCR DNA-Array Profiling of DNA-Binding Transcription Factor Activities in Adult Mouse Tissues / Yimin Sun, Jing Cheng, Keith R. Mitchelson -- Nucleotide Exchange and Excision Technology DNA Shuffling and Directed Evolution / Janina Speck, Sabine C. Stebel, Katja M. Arndt, Kristian M. Müller.
  • PCR technology. 3rd ed. 2013, CRCnetBASE
    "A technique used to amplify the number of copies of a specific region of DNA, the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is at the forefront of the dramatic development of biochemistry. This text provides the tools for developing innovative approaches to using this leading technology. It includes theoretical considerations, discussions, and a selection of state-of-the-art techniques for mutation studies, clinical diagnosis, and the detection of food-borne pathogens. This edition also discusses the preparation of PCR experiments, includes examples of analytical PCR divided into qualitative and quantitative applications, and explores preparative methods that address DNA generation for further analysis and in vitro evolution"--Provided by publisher.
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  • Optic Nerve: The Glaucomatous Optic Nerve -- Optic Nerve: Clinical Examination -- Optic Nerve: Heidelberg Retinal Tomography -- Optic Nerve: Scanning Laser Polarimetry -- Optic Nerve: Optical Coherence Tomography -- Optic Nerve: Comparison of Technologies -- Optic Nerve: Atypical Nerves and Nerve Findings -- IOP: The Importance of Intraocular Pressure -- IOP: Instruments to Measure IOP -- IOP: Central Corneal Thickness -- IOP: Corneal Hysteresis -- IOP: Target Pressures -- IOP: Fluctuation -- Gonioscopy: Why Do Indentation? -- Visual Fields: Visual Field Test Strategies -- Visual Fields: Fluctuation and Progression -- Visual Fields: Field Interpretation -- Other Tests in Glaucoma: Genetic Testing -- Other Testing in Glaucoma: Optic Nerve Blood Flow I -- Other Tests in Glaucoma: Optic Nerve Blood Flow II -- Other Tests in Glaucoma: Multifocal Visual Evoked Potential -- Risk Factors -- Risk Factors: The Risk Calculator - Medical Treatment: First Line Agents and Monotherapy -- Medical Treatment: The Pregnant and Nursing Woman -- Medical Treatment: Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors -- Medical Treatment: Osmotic Agents -- Medical Treatment: Neuroprotection -- Medical Treatment: Treated vs. Untreated Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension -- Medical Treatment: Adherence and Persistence -- Medical Treatment: Alternative Medicine and Glaucoma -- Procedural Treatments: Laser Trabeculoplasty -- Procedural Treatments: Endoscopic Cyclophotocoagulation -- Procedural Treatments: Transcleral Cyclophotocoagulation -- Procedural Treatments: Trabeculectomy -- Procedural Treatments: Perioperative Medication -- Procedural Treatments: Bleb Needling -- Procedural Treatments: Glaucoma Drainage Devices -- Procedural Treatments: New Surgical Options -- Procedural Treatments: Ex-PRESS Mini Glaucoma Shunt -- Procedural Treatments: Phacotrabeculectomy -- Procedural Treatments: Surgery in End-Stage Glaucoma -- Glaucomas: Managing Normal-Tension Glaucoma -- Glaucomas: Pseudoexfoliation Glaucoma -- Glaucomas: Pigment Dispersion Glaucoma and Angle Recession Glaucoma -- Glaucomas: Sturge Weber Syndrome -- Glaucomas: Glaucoma and the Cornea -- Glaucomas: Uveitic Glaucoma -- Glaucomas: Neovascular Glaucoma -- Pediatric Glaucoma: IOP, Axial Length, and Surgery Indications -- Pediatric Glaucoma: Glaucoma Medications and Steroids -- Pediatric Glaucoma: Angle Surgery and Glaucoma Drainage Devices -- Pediatric Glaucoma: Trabeculectomy and Glaucoma Drainage Devices -- Angle-Closure Glaucoma: Risk Factors -- Angle-Closure Glaucoma: Iridotomy -- Angle-Closure Glaucoma: Imaging -- Angle-Closure Glaucoma: Medical Therapy -- Angle-Closure Glaucoma: Surgical Management of Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma -- Complications: Hypotony -- Complications: Bleb Leaks -- Complications: Blebitis.
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  • Role of mitochondria in steroidogenesis / Miller, W.L. -- The physiology and biochemistry of adrenarche / Auchus, R.J. -- Update on the corticomedullary interaction in the adrenal gland / Haase, M., Willenberg, H.S., Bornstein, S.R. -- Role of DAX-1 (NR0B1) and steroidogenic factor-1 (NR5A1) in human adrenal function / El-Khairi, R. ... [et al.] -- Functional and physiological consequences of STAR deficiency : role in lipoid congenital adrenal hyperplasia / King, S.R., Bhangoo, A., Stocco, D.M. -- P450 side-chain cleavage deficiency : a rare cause of congenital adrenal hyperplasia / Hauffa, B., Hiort, O. -- Clinical and biochemical consequences of P450 oxidoreductase deficiency / Flück, C.E., Pandey, A.V. -- Molecular genetics of 21-hydroxylase deficiency / Wedell, A -- Brain development and cognitive, psychosocial, and psychiatric functioning in classical 21-hydroxylase deficiency / Meyer-Bahlburg, H.F.L. -- Long-term outcome of prenatal dexamethasone treatment of 21-hydroxylase deficiency / Lajic, S., Nordenstrom, A., Hirvikoski, T. -- Role of genetic variation in regulation of aldosterone biosynthesis / Alvarez-Madrazo, S., Connell, J.M., Freel, E.M. -- Circadian clock-mediated regulation of target-tissue sensitivity to glucocorticoids : implications for cardiometabolic diseases / Kino, T., Chrousos, G.P. -- Glucocorticoid resistance / van Rossum, E.F.C., van den Akker, E.L.T. -- Mineralocorticoid receptor gene variants as determinants of HPA axis regulation and behavior / DeRijk, R.H. ... [et al.] -- Adrenoleukodystrophy / Cappa, M. ... [et al.] -- Autoimmune addison's disease / Betterle, C., Morlin, L. -- Optimal glucocorticoid therapy / Debono, M., Ross, R.J. -- Modulation of glucocorticoid metabolism by the GH-IGF-I axis / Neggers, S.J.C.M.M., van der Lely, A.J. -- Effects of glucocorticoids on the growth plate / Lui, J.C., Baron, J. -- Growth hormone treatment in children on chronic glucorticoid therapy / Savage, M.O., Simon, D., Czernichow, P.C. -- Ancient history of congenital adrenal hyperplasia / New, M.I.
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    The sound phenomena investigated / J. Hirschberg, T. Szende, P. Koltai -- Review of the literature. historical background / J. Hirschberg -- Patients / J. Hirschberg, P. Koltai, Z. Farkas -- Methods -- Characterization and acoustic description of the most commonly occurring sound signals / T. Szende, J. Hirschberg -- Airway and neurological diseases with pathological sounds.
  • Pediatric airway surgery 2011, Springer
  • For the first time the editors of this volume have brought together text, illustrations and high-definition videos to create an expert video atlas in the field of pediatric airway surgery. The publication which includes the book and free online access to the videos provides a detailed review of the pros and cons and clinical pearls involved in various modes of pediatric airway surgery. Discussed are all the main open airway surgeries including laryngotracheal reconstruction, cricotracheal resection, tracheal resection and re-anastomosis, and slide tracheoplasty. Further covered is a range of endoscopic procedures such as endoscopic repair of laryngeal clefts and endoscopic treatment of vocal fold immobility.The high-definition videos with audio overlay and the text complement provide an excellent detailed instruction manual for surgeons willing to carry out these operations. This publication is designed for all levels, from medical student through residency and fellowship as well as the pediatric otolaryngologist or pediatric surgeon preparing for pediatric airway surgery.
  • Between the growing numbers of children and adolescents playing sports and the increased attention to head injuries by the larger sports community and the general public, pediatric concussions are emerging as a major concern. And as practitioners are seeing more young clients with head injuries, questions arise about age-appropriate assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and return to activity. Pediatric and Adolescent Concussion: Diagnosis, Management, and Outcomes offers evidence-based guidelines where few previously existed. This comprehensive volume clearly explains the effects of traumatic injury on the developing brain in sports- and non-sports-related contexts, and establishes a framework for immediate and long-term management, especially the crucial first 24 hours. Chapters provide a basic grounding in its subject with a history of concussion as a medical entity and a review of definitional and classification issues, take the reader through the steps of a neuropsychological evaluation, pinpoint post-injury issues, and offer strategies for the prevention of further or future injury. Pediatric and Adolescent Concussion: Diagnosis, Management, and Outcomes serves as both educational resource and practical framework for a wide array of professionals, including neuropsychologists, sports medicine physicians, child psychologists and psychiatrists, pediatric and family physicians, athletic trainers, social workers, and educators.
  • The extended contents of this second edition reflect the growing spectrum of topics in pediatric and adolescent gynecology. Like its predecessor, this book addresses the most common gynecological problems encountered in childhood medicine, including endocrinological and surgical aspects. New chapters place particular emphasis on an update of technological aspects such as ultrasound, molecular genetics, surgery in sex disorders and new problems encountered in reproductive medicine. The book opens with a comprehensive description of the background of infant and adolescent gynecology and diagnostic tools. Several chapters are devoted to the various pathologies encountered in prepubertal and adolescent girls. Contemporary social issues such as sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, contraception for teenagers and teenage pregnancy are also discussed in detail. Presenting a clear plan for clinical management and treatment of frequently encountered problems in prepubertal and adolescent girls, this book should be read by pediatricians, endocrinologists, gynecologists and family practitioners.
  • Office evaluation of the child and adolescent -- Ambiguous genitalia in the newborn -- Vulvovaginal problems in the prepubertal child -- The physiology of puberty -- Precocious puberty -- Delayed puberty -- Amenorrhea in the adolescent -- Dysfunctional uterine bleeding -- Androgen abnormalities in the adolescent girl -- Structural abnormalities of the female reproductive tract -- Gynecologic pain : dysmenorrhea, accute and chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis, and premenstrual syndrome -- Education of the child and adolescent -- Pediatric urology in the pediatric and adolescent girl -- Vulvovaginal complaints in the adolescent -- Bacterial sexually transmitted infections : gonorrhea, chlamydia, pelvic inflammatory disease, and syphilis -- Human immunodeficiency virus in young women -- Human papillomavirus infection in children and adolescents -- Benign and malignant ovarian masses -- The breast : examination and lesions -- Contraception -- Teen pregnancy -- Adolescent sexuality -- Gynecologic issues in young women with chronic diseases -- Sexual abuse in the child and adolescent -- Complementary and alternative medicine for gynecology patients -- Legal issues in pediatric and adolescent gynecology.
  • This book provides a comprehensive reference for health care providers of children and adolescents with urologic conditions. The first section covers the principles of each radiologic modality as well as radiation safety and the history of uroradiology. The second section integrates the lessons of the first section into specific urologic conditions arranged anatomically and includes additional unique conditions.
  • Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery and Intensive Care provides a consistent and comprehensive approach to multiple congenital and acquired cardiac pathologies pre, peri and postoperatively, with the use of algorhythms, guidelines and current research issues. Included with this book are interactive videos with the most common interventions, online access to practical learning activities, and to the comprehensive Aristotle score and database. This reference work satisfies the need for a universal and practical review of management of critically ill children and adults with congenital heart disease, based upon taskforce decisions and the cumulative experience of the world leaders in the field.
  • This book provides a comprehensive overview of current standards of anesthesia and intensive care in neonates and children, with a view to promoting standardization in clinical practice. The first part of the book, devoted to issues in intensive care, opens by considering scoring systems for the assessment of sick children. The diagnosis, prevention, and management of ventilator-associated pneumonia are then discussed, and the roles of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation and noninvasive respiratory support are reviewed. Further chapters address procedural sedation and analgesia in children, the progress toward 'open' ICUs with liberal visiting policies, and advances in long-term home mechanical ventilation.In the second part of the book, a range of important topics in anesthesia and perioperative medicine are discussed. After a review of safety issues, current trends in pediatric regional and locoregional anesthesia are described and a synopsis is provided on current knowledge regarding the use of central blocks in infants and children. Subsequent chapters are devoted to awareness monitoring, single-lung ventilation techniques, anesthesia in the context of severe prematurity, and emergence delirium.Pediatric Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain: Standardization in Clinical Practice will be an extremely useful source of information for both novices and more experienced practitioners in the field.
  • Newborn medicine -- Respiratory system -- Surgery -- Hematology/oncology -- Cardiology -- The musculoskeletal system -- General pediatrics -- Prematurity/extreme prematurity -- Newborn emergencies -- Neuroanesthesia -- Central nervous system/orthopedics -- Otolaryngology -- Head and neck -- Ophthalmology -- Respiratory system -- Cardiac I -- Cardiac II -- Gastrointestinal disease -- Renal -- Genitourinary system -- Bone and connective tissue -- Orthopedics: scoliosis -- Skin/connective tissue/metabolic disease -- Inborn errors of metabolism -- Allergy/immunology -- Infectious diseases -- Neuromuscular disease -- Endocrinopathies -- Transplantation -- Minimally invasive surgery -- Trauma I -- Trauma II -- Regional anesthesia -- Pain management -- Burns -- Anesthesia outside the operating room -- Equipment and monitoring -- Post anesthesia care unit (PACU) -- Critical care.
  • Part I: Neurobiology and Temperament -- Fear Models in Animals and Humans -- Neurobiology of Pediatric Anxiety Disorders -- Temperamental Risk Factors for Pediatric Anxiety Disorders -- Part II: Anxiety Disorders -- Generalized Anxiety Disorder in Children and Adolescents -- Pediatric Social Phobia -- Specific Phobias -- Separation Anxiety Disorder -- Panic Disorder -- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Children and Adolescents -- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Children and Adolescents -- Selective Mutism -- Part III: Assessment and Treatment --Assessment of Anxiety Disorders: Categorical and Dimensional Perspectives -- Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Pediatric Anxiety Disorders -- Psychopharmacology of Pediatric Anxiety Disorders -- Part IV: Special Topics -- Anxiety in Children with Chronic Medical Illness -- Anxiety in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  • "Advances in the biomedical sciences, especially genomics, proteomics, and metabolomics, taken together with the expanding use of electronic health records, are radically changing the IT infrastructure and software applications needed to support the transfer of knowledge from bench to bedside. Pediatric Biomedical Informatics: Computer Applications in Pediatric Research describes the core resources in informatics necessary to support biomedical research programs and how these can best be integrated with hospital systems to receive clinical information that is necessary to conduct translational research. The focus is on the authors' recent practical experiences in establishing an informatics infrastructure in a large research-intensive children's hospital. This book is intended for translational researchers and informaticians in pediatrics, but can also serve as a guide to all institutions facing the challenges of developing and strengthening informatics support for biomedical research. The first section of the book discusses important technical challenges underlying computer-based pediatric research, while subsequent sections discuss informatics applications that support biobanking and a broad range of research programs. Pediatric Biomedical Informatics provides practical insights into the design, implementation, and utilization of informatics infrastructures to optimize care and research to benefit children. Dr. John Hutton is the Vice President and Director of Biomedical Informatics at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA. He is also Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean for Information Services at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine"--Provided by publisher.
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  • Pediatric bone sarcomas 2009, Springer
  • Pediatric bone. 2nd ed. 2012, ScienceDirect
    1. Bone cell biology: osteoclasts, osteoblasts, osteocytes / Katharine Jähn and Lynda F. Bonewald -- 2. Bone matrix and mineralization / Marc D. McKee and William G. Cole -- 3. Prenatal bone development / Fanxin Long -- 4. Postnatal bone growth: growth plate biology, bone formation, and remodeling / Christa Maes and Henry M. Kronenberg -- 5. Dental development and maturation, from the dental crypt to the final occlusion / Jean-Marc Retrouvey, Michel Goldberg and Stéphane Schwartz -- 6. Parathyroid hormone and calcium homeostasis / John T. Potts and Thomas J. gardella -- 7. Phosphate homeostasis regulatory mechanisms / Clemens Bergwitz and Harald Jüppner -- 8. Vitamin D biology / René St-Arnaud and Marie B. Demay -- 9. Peak bone mass and its regulation / Jean-Philippe Bonjour ... [et al.] -- 10. Pregnancy and lactation / Ann Prentice -- 11. Fetal mineral homeostasis / Christopher S. Kovacs -- 12. Radiology / Judith E. Adams ... [et al.] -- 13. Non-invasive techniques for bone mass measurement / Mary B. Leonard and Laura K. Bachrach -- 14. Assessment of maturation: bone age and pubertal assessment / Noël Cameron and David D. Martin -- 15. Biochemical markers of bone metabolism / Nick Shaw and Wolfgang Högler -- 16. Pediatric bone histomorphometry / frank Rauch -- 17. A diagnostic approach to skeletal dysplasias / Sheila Unger, Andrea Superti-Furga and David L. Rimoin -- 18. The spectrum of pediatric osteoporosis / Maria Luisa Bianchi and Francis H. Glorieux -- 19. Osteogenesis imperfecta / Francis H. Glorieux and David Rowe -- 20. Sclerosing bone dysplasias / Bram Perdu ... [et al.] -- 21. Parathyroid disorders / Murat Bastepe, Harald Jüppner and Rajesh V. Thakker -- 22. Fibrous dysplasia / Paolo Bianco and Shlomo Wientroub -- 23. Nutritional rickets / John M. Pettifor -- 24. Metabolic bone disease in the neonatal period and its later sequelae / Nick Bishop, Mary Pewtrell and Nick Harvey -- 25. Rickets due to hereditary abnormalities of vitamin D synthesis or action / Anthony A. Portale, Farzana Perwad and Walter L. Miller -- 26. Familial hypophosphatemia and related disorders / Ingrid A. Holm, Michael J. Econs and Thomas O. Carpenter -- 27. Hereditary tubular disorders of mineral handling / Daniella Magen and Israel Zelikovic -- 28. Hypophosphatasia / michael P. Whyte -- 29. Chronic kidney disease mineral and bone disorder / Katherine Wesseling Perry and Isidro B. Salusky -- 30. Extraskeletal bone formation / Eileen M. Shore and Frederick S. Kaplan.
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    Anesthetic and peroperative management / Monica A. Stokes -- Monitoring of the pediatric cardiac patient / Carol L. Lake and Harvey L. Edmonds -- Physiology and techniques of extracorporeal circulation in the pediatric patient / James A. DiNardo -- Profound hypothermia and circulatory arrest / James A. DiNardo -- Vital organ preservation during surgery for congenital heart disease / Emad B. Mossad and Ibrahim Farid -- Management of postbypass myocardial dysfunction / Laurie K. Davies -- Hemostasis, coagulation, and transfusion in the pediatric cardiac patient / William C. Oliver, Jr. -- Management of postbypass pulmonary hypertension and respiratory dysfunction / Angus McEwan -- -- Septal and endocardial cushion defects / Julie K. Hudson and Jayant K. Deshpande -- Tetralogy of Fallot / William A. Lell and F. Bennett Pearce -- Transposition of the great vessels / James A. DiNardo --Anomalies of the aortic arch and valve / David A. Rosen and Kathleen R. Rosen -- Anomalies of the pulmonary valve and right ventricular outflow tract / Ian Adatia and Helen Holtby -- Tricuspid atresia / Susan Tebich -- Hypoplastic left heart syndrome / George M. Hoffman and Eckehard A.E. Stuth -- Double-outlet right ventricle / Julie K. Hudson and Jayant K. Deshpande -- Truncus arteriosus / Ian M. McKenzie -- Anomalies of systemic and pulmonary venous return / Carol L. Lake -- Abnormalities of the atrioventricular valves / Victor C. Baum -- Coronary artery anomalies / Monica A. Stokes -- Cardiomyopathies / Ian M. McKenzie and Robert G. Weintraub -- Pulmonary hypertension, persistent fetal circulation, and Eisenmenger Syndrome / Paul B. Baines and Andrew Selby -- Pediatric cardiac and lung transplantation / Linda J. Mason ... [et al.] -- Secondary vascular anomalies and cardiac tumors / Steven M. Auden -- Anesthesia for noncardiac surgery in children and adults with congenital heart disease / David Frankville --History of pediatric cardiac anesthesia / Carol L. Lake -- Pediatric heart disease in the developing world / Annette J.M. Davis -- -- Intrauterine development of the cardiovascular system / Carol L. Lake -- Extrauterine development of the cardiovascular system / Peter D. Booker -- Pediatric anesthesia pharmacology / D. Ryan Cook, Peter J. Davis, and Richard J. Ing -- -- Preoperative evaluation and preparation of the pediatric patient with cardiac disease / Ellise Delphin, Ali Inanc Seçkin, and Roger A. Moore -- Cardiac catheterization and other radiographic examinations / Ingrid Hollinger and Alexander Mittnacht -- Pediatric electrocardiography and cardiac electrophysiology / Kevin P. Walsh -- Pediatric echocardiography / Wyman W. Lai, H. Helen Ko, and Ira A. Parness --Postoperative care / Peter D. Booker -- Postoperative cardiovascular dysfunction: pharmacologic support / Peter D. Booker -- Postoperative respiratory function and its management / Lori A. Aronson and Catherine L. Dent -- Renal, gastrointestinal, hepatic, and neurologic dysfunction / Duncan J. Macrae -- Postoperative pain management in the pediatric cardiac patient / Andrew R. Wolf -- Anesthesia for cardiac procedures in the pediatric intensive care unit / Annette J.M. Davis -- -- Quality in pediatric cardiac anesthesia / D. Ryan Cook and Lisa Faberowski -- Teaching pediatric cardiac anesthesiology / Chris Chin and Alan Jay Schwartz.
  • Often, information in review books can raise as many questions as it answers. This interferes with the study process, because the learner must either look up additional information or skip ahead without truly comprehending what he or she has read. As an alternative, Pediatric Cardiology and Pulmonology: A Practically Painless Review presents bite-sized chunks of information that can be read and processed rapidly, helping learners to stay active while studying to understand and process new information the first time they read it. This book's question and answer format allows for self-testing or study with a partner or a group. The format also facilitates dipping into the book during a few minutes of downtime at the hospital or office. Pediatric Cardiology and Pulmonology: A Practically Painless Review is a quick and easy way to master these tricky topics and is suitable for those studying for the pediatric board exam, practicing physicians brushing up on their skills, medical students and pediatric residents doing rotations, and any busy clinician who wants to learn more about these topics while on the go.
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  • Chest Ultrasound (US) / Goya Enriquez, Celestino Aso and Xavier Serres -- The Contribution of Nuclear Medicine to Pulmonary Imaging / Michael J. Gelfand and David L. Gilday -- Helical Multidetector Chest CT / Pilar García-Peña and Catherine M. Owens -- High-Resolution CT of the Lung in Children / Javier Lucaya and Hubert Ducou Le Pointe -- Pulmonary Malformations Beyond the Neonatal Period / Josep M. Mata and Amparo Castellote -- CT of Acute Pulmonary Disease: Infection, Infarction, and Trauma / Lane F. Donnelly -- Pediatric Tuberculosis / Pedro A. Daltro and Eloá Nunez-Santos -- How to Perform and Interpret MR Sleep Studies for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children / Lane F. Donnelly -- Foreign Body Aspiration: Imaging Aspects / Benjamin Z. Koplewitz and Jacob Bar-Ziv -- Imaging Evaluation of the Thymus and Thymic Disorders in Children / Donald P. Frush -- Lymphoma - Controversies in Imaging the Chest / Sue C. Kaste -- Chest Tumours Other than Lymphoma / Kieran McHugh -- Thoracic Manifestations of Systemic Diseases / Alan S. Brody -- Radiology of the Chest Wall / Georg F. Eich, Christian J. Kellenberger and Ulrich V. Willi -- Pediatric Cardiac MRI / Rajesh Krishnamurthy and Taylor Chung -- Pediatric Cardiac CT / Laureen Sena, Rajesh Krishnamurthy and Taylor Chung -- Fetal MRI of the Chest / Pedro A. Daltro and Heron Werner -- Neonatal Chest Imaging / Janet L. Strife and Eric J. Crotty.
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    Family interviewing and history-taking / Richard B. Goldbloom -- Skills for culturally sensitive care / Richard B. Goldbloom -- Assessing physical growth and nutrition / Richard B. Goldbloom -- Evaluating the newborn : diagnostic approach / Alexandra A. Howlett, Krista A. Jangaard -- Assessing congenital anomalies / Mark D. Ludman -- Developmental and behavioral assessment / Sarah E. Shea -- Examining the head and neck / D. Anna Jarvis -- Examining the visual system / G. Robert LaRoche -- Evaluating the respiratory system / Daniel M. Hughes -- Cardiovascular assessment of infants and children / Andrew E. Warren, Douglas L. Roy -- Evaluating gastrointestinal symptoms / Mohsin Rashid -- Surgical assessment of the abdomen / Michael Giacomantonio -- Neurological examination / Joseph M. Dooley -- Psychiatric assessment of children and adolescents / Harriet L. MacMillan, Jan Ellen Fleming, Ellen Jamieson -- Musculoskeletal examination / Bianca A. Lang -- Clinical endocrine evaluation / Elizabeth A. Cummings, Sonia R. Salisbury -- Approaching the adolescent / Alexa L. Bagnell -- Gynecological assessment / Joan B. Wenning -- Assessing the skin / Laura A. Finlayson -- Caring for children with chronic conditions and their families / Richard B. Goldbloom -- Clinical evaluation for possible child abuse / Steven Bellemare -- Assessing the appropriate role for children in health decisions / Nuala P. Kenny, Linda E. Skinner -- Palliative care / Gerri Frager, David LaPierre.
  • The Editors and contributors of this book take seriously the statement that For all of the science inherent in the specialty of pediatric critical care medicine, there is still art in providing comfort and solace to our patients and their families. No technology will ever replace the compassion in the touch of a hand or the soothing words of a calm and gentle voice. The four volumes of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Evidence, 2nd Edition detail the continued growth and evolution of the pediatric critical care medicine speciality. They reveal the technological innovations in monitoring and information management and gives witness to the rapid evolution and adoption of novel monitoring techniques, such as continuous venous oximetry and near-infrared spectroscopy. They also cover advances in molecular biology that have led to the era of personalized medicine with the ability to individualize treatment to the unique and specific needs of a patient. As such this volume and its three sister titles will be of immense value to all studying and practicing pediatric critical care medicine or those involved in the management of this group of patients.
  • Section I. The Respiratory System in Critical Illness and Injury -- Section II. The Cardiovascular System in Critical Illness and Injury -- Section III. The Central Nervous System in Critical Illness and Injury -- Section IV. The Gastrointestinal System in Critical Illness and Injury -- Section V. The Endocrine System in Critical Illness and Injury -- Section VI. The Renal System in Critical Illness and Injury -- Section VII. The Hematologic System in Critical Illness and Injury -- Section VIII. Oncologic Disorders in the PICU -- Section IX. The Immune System in Critical Illness and Injury.
  • The Editors and contributors of this book take seriously the statement that For all of the science inherent in the specialty of pediatric critical care medicine, there is still art in providing comfort and solace to our patients and their families. No technology will ever replace the compassion in the touch of a hand or the soothing words of a calm and gentle voice. The four volumes of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Evidence, 2nd Edition detail the continued growth and evolution of the pediatric critical care medicine speciality. They reveal the technological innovations in monitoring and information management and gives witness to the rapid evolution and adoption of novel monitoring techniques, such as continuous venous oximetry and near-infrared spectroscopy. They also cover advances in molecular biology that have led to the era of personalized medicine with the ability to individualize treatment to the unique and specific needs of a patient. As such this volume and its three sister titles will be of immense value to all studying and practicing pediatric critical care medicine or those involved in the management of this group of patients.
  • Respiratory system -- Cardiovascular system -- Central nervous system -- Infectious diseases -- Hematology and oncology -- Renal system -- Endocrine system -- Nutrition and the gastrointestinal system -- Immunology -- Metabolic disorders -- Pain management -- Pharmacology and toxicology -- Traumatology -- Statistics -- Ethics.
  • Fundamentals of Gas Exchange and the Assessment of Oxygenation and Ventilation /John S. Sullivan and Toah A. Nkromah --Oxygen Delivery and Oxygen Consumption in Pediatric Critical Care /Juan A. Gutierrez and Andreas A. Theodorou --Hemodynamics /Scott A. Hagen and Timothy E. Corden --Regional Circulations /Demetris Yannopoulos and Vinay M. Nadkarni --Assessment of Cardiovascular Function /Frank A. Maffei --Overview, Structure and Function of the Nephron /Megan Rashid and George J. Schwartz --Physiology of Skeletal Muscle and the Neuromuscular Junction /Ellen D. Iannoli and Michael P. Eaton --Assessment of Neurologic Function /Elizabeth E. Scarlett, Brandi N. Peachey and Jill M. Gotoff --Endothelial Interactions and Coagulation /Trung C. Nguyen and Joseph A. Carcillo --The Inflammatory Response /Mark W. Hall --Genetic Predisposition to Critical Illness in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit /Neal J. Thomas, Mary K. Dahmer and Michael W. Quasney --Conventional Mechanical Ventilation /Joseph D. Tobias --Non-conventional Mechanical Ventilation /Michael D. Dettorre --Mechanical and Electrical Myocardial Support /Sabrina S. L. Tsao, Kendra M. Ward and Denise M. Goodman --Renal Replacement Therapies and Other Extracorporeal Therapies /Andrew L. Schwaderer and Marc B. Lande --Pharmacology /Gretchen L. Brummel and Steven E. Lucking --Cardiovascular Drug Therapy /Frank A. Maffei --Sedation and Analgesia /Richard L. Lambert, Lela W. Brink and Frank A. Maffei.Neuromuscular Blockade /Michael P. Eaton and A. Marika Stone --Use of Blood Products /Jill M. Cholette and Norma B. Lerner --Nutrition in Critical Illness /Margaret A. Satchell --Upper Airway Obstruction /Steven E. Lucking --Severe Asthma /Neal J. Thomas and Frank A. Maffei --Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome /Frank A. Maffei and Neal J. Thomas --Acute Pulmonary Infections /Karen S. Powers --Circulatory Failure/Shock /Hector R. Wong --Sepsis /Angela Lorts, Timothy T. Cornell and Thomas P. Shanley --Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome /Nikoleta S. Kolovos and Barry P. Markovitz --Disorders of Cardiac Rhythm /William G. Harmon --Post-operative Cardiac Care /Surender Rajasekaran and John C. Ring --Cerebral Resuscitation and Traumatic Brain Injury /Ericka L. Fink, Patrick M. Kochanek and Robert S. B. Clark --Neurological Diseases in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine /Michael J. Bell and Aditi Sharangpani --The Approach to the Critically Ill Infant /Frank A. Maffei --Nosocomial Infections /Elise W. van der Jagt --Fluid/Electrolyte/Acid-Base Abnormalities /Michael L. Moritz --Acute Kidney Injury /William S. Varade and Elif Erkan --Acute Liver Injury and Failure in Children /Richard L. Lambert --Hematology and Oncology in Critical Illness /Leonardo R. Brandão, Scott C. Howard, Kenneth W. Gow, Surender Rajasekaran and Robert F. Tamburro --Critical Care Endocrinology /Kecha A. LynShue and Mark A. Sperling --Metabolic Crises /Paul J. Bellino --Trauma/Burn /Robert E. Cilley and Eric H. Bradburn --Toxicology for the Pediatric Intensivist /L. Eugene Daugherty and Frank A. Maffei.
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  • Provide the latest in superior quality care for critically ill children with the full-color, updated 4th Edition of Fuhrman and Zimmerman's Pediatric Critical Care. In print, and now online, Drs. Bradley P. Fuhrman and Jerry J. Zimmerman use a comprehensive, organ-systems approach to help you manage a full range of disease entities. Get up-to-the-minute knowledge of topics such as acute lung injury, multiple organ dysfunction syndrome, and more. Implement new clinical techniques and diagnostic tests, weigh the varying perspectives of six associate editors with expertise in the field, reference 1,000+ illustrations to aid diagnosis, and keep sharp with online access to board-style review questions. This definitive title will ensure that you consistently deliver the very best intensive care to your pediatric patients. Focus on the development, function, and treatment of a wide range of disease entities with the text's clear, logical, organ-system approach. Keep all members of the pediatric ICU team up to date with coverage of topics particularly relevant to their responsibilities.
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    Volume 1 -- Basic science and principles of diagnosis and treatment -- Neonatal and inherited disorders -- Diseases of mucous membranes and appendageal structures -- Volume 2 -- Reaction patterns -- Neoplasms and systemic diseases -- Infections and infestations -- Injury and responses.
  • Often, information in review books can raise as many questions as it answers. This interferes with the study process, because the learner must either look up additional information or skip ahead without truly comprehending what he or she has read. As an alternative, Pediatric Development and Neonatology: A Practically Painless Review presents bite-sized chunks of information that can be read and processed rapidly, helping learners to stay active while studying to understand and process new information the first time they read it. This book's question and answer format allows for self-testing or study with a partner or a group. The format also facilitates dipping into the book during a few minutes of downtime at the hospital or office. Pediatric Development and Neonatology: A Practically Painless Review is a quick and easy way to master these tricky topics and is suitable for those studying for the pediatric board exam, practicing physicians brushing up on their skills, medical students and pediatric residents doing rotations, and any busy clinician who wants to learn more about these topics while on the go.
  • A state-of-the-art and concise guide to the clinical management of pediatric endocrine disorders, the second edition of the highly regarded Pediatric Endocrinology: A Practical Clinical Guide covers the most common and challenging conditions seen by practicing endocrinologists and primary care physicians, including growth, hypothalamic, pituitary, adrenal, thyroid, calcium and bone, and reproductive disorders, as well as metabolic syndromes. This expanded second edition includes new topics being seen more commonly in pediatric endocrinology practices related to obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus and lipid disorders. Each chapter contains an introductory discussion of the problem, a review of the clinical features that characterize it, the criteria needed to establish a diagnosis, and a comprehensive therapy section delineating the risks and benefits of the best therapeutic options available. Invaluable tables summarize the critical factors in etiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and therapeutic dosages. Pediatric Endocrinology: A Practical Clinical Guide, Second Edition, is a comprehensive resource for all clinicians concerned with the myriad endocrinologic disorders seen in children and adolescents.
  • Pediatric Endourology Techniques, SecondEdition enables surgeons to carry out commonly performed minimally invasive pediatric urological procedures. It not only encompasses the majority of commonly performed pediatric endourological procedures in a standardised format, but also newer techniques and procedures that have developed since publication of the first edition. Pediatric Endourology Techniques,Second Editionis a fully illustrated text with accompanying online video content through Springer Extras, which addresses these issues. It is a valuable tool for pediatric urologists as well as pediatric surgeons, general surgeons, adult urologists and those with an interest in minimally invasive surgery.
  • Pediatric ENT 2007, Springer
  • The contributions in this volume cover recent advances and changing concepts on diagnosis and treatment of resistant epilepsy in children. Topics treated are new insights on mechanisms of epileptogenesis in developing brain, multimodality imaging in pediatric intractable epilepsy, pediatric intractable epilepsy syndromes, pediatric temporal lobe epilepsy surgery, critical review of palliative surgical techniques for intractable epilepsy, treatment modalities for intractable epilepsy in hypothalamic hemartomas, contemporary management of epilepsy in tuberous sclerosis.
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  • Pediatric fitness 2007, Karger
    Aerobic fitness: what are we measuring? / N. Armstrong, J.R. Welsman -- Anaerobic fitness tests: what are we measuring? / E. Van Praagh -- Secular changes in pediatric aerobic fitness test performance: the global picture / G.R. Tomkinson, T.S. Olds -- Physical fitness of children and adolescents in the United States: status and secular change / R.M. Malina -- Fitness of Canadian children: range from traditional Inuit to sedentary city dwellers, and assessment of secular changes / R.J. Shephard -- Who are the Eurofittest? / G.R.Tomkinson, T.S. Olds, J. Borms -- Changes in Eurofit test performance of Estonian and Lithuanian children and adolescents (1992-2002) / T. Jürimäe ... [et al.] -- Evolution and variability in fitness test performance of Asian children and adolescents / D.J. Macfarlane, G.R.Tomkinson --Secular changes in aerobic fitness test performance of Australasian children and adolescents / G.R.Tomkinson, T.S. Olds -- Prevalence, trends, and environmental influences on child and youth physical activity -- J. Salmon, A. Timperio -- Evolution of maximal oxygen uptake in children / T.W. Rowland -- Distributional changes in the performance of Australian children on tests of cardiorespiratory endurance / J. Dollman, T.S. Olds -- Declines in aerobic fitness: are they only due to increasing fatness? / T.S. Olds, K. Ridley, G.R. Tomkinson.
  • Often, information in review books can raise as many questions as it answers. This interferes with the study process, because the learner must either look up additional information or skip ahead without truly comprehending what he or she has read. As an alternative, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition: A Practically Painless Review presents bite-size chunks of information that can be read and processed rapidly, helping learners to stay active while studying and to pick up new information the first time they read it. This book's question and answer format allows for self-testing or study with a partner or a group. The format also facilitates dipping into the book during a few minutes of downtime at the hospital or office. Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition: A Practically Painless Review is a quick and easy way to master these tricky topics and is suitable for those studying for the pediatric board exam, practicing physicians brushing up their skills and any busy clinician who wants to learn more about these topics while on the go.
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  • Often, information in review books can raise as many questions as it answers. This interferes with the study process, because the learner must either look up additional information or skip ahead without truly comprehending what he or she has read. As an alternative, Pediatric Genetics and Inborn Errors of Metabolism: A Practically Painless Review presents bite-size chunks of information that can be read and processed rapidly, helping learners to stay active while studying and to pick up new information the first time they read it. This book's question and answer format allows for self-testing or study with a partner or a group. The format also facilitates dipping into the book during a few minutes of downtime at the hospital or office. Pediatric Genetics and Inborn Errors of Metabolism: A Practically Painless Review is a quick and easy way to master these tricky topics and is suitable for those studying for the pediatric board exam, practicing physicians brushing up their skills, and any busy clinician who wants to learn more about these topics while on the go.
  • Germ cell tumors are relatively rare compared with other malignancies, and compilations of knowledge that encompass the entire spectrum of the disease are lacking. This textbook, written by the foremost authorities in the field, rectifies the situation by discussing in depth a broad range of topics, including biology, epidemiology, pathology, treatment, and late effects. Bearing in mind that germ cell tumors are most prevalent in the adolescent and young adult age group, causes of disease and treatment approaches in pediatric and adult patients are compared and contrasted. By spanning the entire life course, from prenatal origins of disease through to treatment in adults and late effects of treatment, the editors have produced a book that will be of interest to both pediatric and adult oncologists.
  • The pediatric head and neck cancer patient necessitates a multidisciplinary team of specialists to provide an optimal continuum of care. This A-Z guide provides practical, in-depth information for all medical professionals involved in the evaluation and treatment of these patients. Written in an easy to follow format, each entry contains illustrative figures to aid in pathological and radiographical diagnosis, as well as structured discussion of evaluation and multimodality management. The alphabetical layout eliminates redundancy and allows the busy physician to quickly locate relevant information. Pediatric Head and Neck Tumors is ideal for young physicians as well as attending physicians seeking to expand their knowledgebase to the various subspecialties involved in the multidisciplinary care of their patients.
  • Heart failure--a historical perspective / Abraham M. Rudolph -- Developmental aspects of cardiac performance / David F. Teitel -- Cellular and molecular aspects of myocardial dysfunction / Steven M. Schwartz -- Neurohormonal and immunologic aspects of pediatric heart failure / Reiner Buchhorn -- Genetics of pediatric heart failure / Timothy M. Olson -- Heart failure in the fetus / Lisa K. Hornberger and Masaki Nii -- Heart failure in the neonate / Dana Connolly, Marcelo Auslender, and Michael Artman -- Metabolic causes of pediatric heart failure / Brian D. Hanna -- Cardiomyopathy and myocarditis / J.A. Towbin, Matteo Vatta, and N.E. Bowles -- Inflammatory causes of pediatric heart failure: rheumatic fever, rheumatic heart disease, and Kawasaki disease / Lloyd Y. Tani and Robert E. Shaddy -- Arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death in pediatric heart failure / Michael J. Silka and Jacqueline R. Szmuszkovicz -- Single ventricle lesions / Charles E. Canter -- Right-sided heart failure / Erika Berman Rosenzweig and Robyn J. Barst -- Chronic heart failure in congenital heart disease / Daphne T. Hsu -- Medical management of chronic systolic left ventricular dysfunction in children / Robert E. Shaddy -- Nutritional aspects of pediatric heart failure / Catherine A. Leitch -- Heart failure postpediatric heart transplantation / Mark Boucek -- Cancer treatment-related cardiotoxicities / Svjetlana Tisma-Dupanovic ... [et al.] -- Coronary artery abnormalities / Elfriede Pahl and Stephen G. Pophal -- Heart failure in the postoperative patient / Chitra Ravishankar and Gil Wernovsky -- Ventricular assist devices / Pedro J. del Nido -- Psychosocial aspects of acute and chronic heart failure in children / Kathy Mussatto -- Heart failure in the adult with congenital heart disease (ACHD) / Michael J. Landzberg.
  • Pediatric hematology 2004, Springer Protocols
  • The field of pediatric hypertension has undergone important changes in the time since the second edition of Pediatric Hypertension published. Much new information on hypertension in the young has become available. Previous chapters have been fully revised and new chapters have been added to cover important topics of recent interest such as consensus recommendations, the prevalence of hypertension in the young due to the obesity epidemic, studies of antihypertensive agents, and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring. Pediatric Hypertension, Third Edition is a comprehensive volume featuring 38 chapters covering the breadth of the current knowledge. It is divided into four sections: Regulation of Blood Pressure in Children; Assessment of Blood Pressure in Children: Measurement, Normative Data, Epidemiology; and Hypertension in Children: Predictors, Risk Factors, and Special Populations; Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Hypertension. Filled with the most up-to-date information, Pediatric Hypertension, Third Edition is an invaluable resource for clinicians and researchers interested in childhood hypertension.
  • Pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease / di Nardo, G., Cucchiara, S. -- Epidemiology in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease / Koletzko, S. -- Genetics of inflammatory bowel disease / Cooney, R., Jewell, D. -- Pathology of inflammatory bowel disease in children / Harpaz, N. -- Early-onset inflammatory bowel disease : infant, toddler, and pre-school / Lebenthal, E., Branski, D., Walker-Smith, J.A. -- Radiological and imaging features / Laghi, A. ... [et al.] -- Endoscopic modalities in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease / Venkatesh, K., Thomson, M. -- Approach to clinical diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease / Bousvaros, A. -- Growth and puberty in inflammatory bowel disease / Savage, M.O., Mark Beattie, R., Sanderson, I.R.S. -- Treatment by enteral nutrition in inflammatory bowel disease / Köglmeier, J., Heuschkel, R. -- Medical therapy for inflammatory bowel disease in children and adolescents / Kappelman, M.D., Rufo, P.A. -- Surgical therapy / McCrudden Erickson, K., Teitelbaum, D.H., Coran, A.G. -- Transition to adult care / Hait, E.J. ... [et al.].
  • Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Second Edition provides an essential reference with an emphasis on the unique pediatric issues of IBD. Chapters focus on complications of IBD specific to children and adolescents. Treatment recommendations are based on the latest clinical research available. The textbook also presents sections dedicated to the aspects of participation in clinical research unique to children and adolescents and the complicated yet vital process of successfully transitioning a patient from a pediatric to adult specialist. Controversies in pediatric IBD care such as the off-label use of medications are also covered. The format incorporates multiple tables, graphs, and figures to improve readability and make for an efficient reference for clinicians to use.Thoroughly revised and updated from the first edition, the volumes includes new therapies that are currently being used or tested for treatment of IBD, important areas regarding incidence and prevalence, immunization and response to vaccine administration as well as advancements in our understanding of growth and development with particular to the use of growth hormone therapy. Other new areas covered include important topics of complementary and alternative medicine use in IBD, immunization, and liver disease in IBD. Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Second Edition is a valuable resource for pediatric gastroenterologists as well as adult gastroenterologists.
  • Pediatric informatics 2009, Springer
  • Pediatric Anthropometry /Kathleen D. Klinich and Matthew P. Reed --Epidemiology of Child Motor Vehicle Crash Injuries and Fatalities /Kristy B. Arbogast and Dennis R. Durbin --Experimental Injury Biomechanics of the Pediatric Extremities and Pelvis /Johan Ivarsson, Masayoshi Okamoto and Yukou Takahashi --Experimental Injury Biomechanics of the Pediatric Head and Brain /Susan Margulies and Brittany Coats --Experimental Injury Biomechanics of the Pediatric Neck /Roger W. Nightingale and Jason F. Luck --Experimental Injury Biomechanics of the Pediatric Thorax and Abdomen /Richard Kent, Johan Ivarsson and Matthew R. Maltese --Pediatric Computational Models /Bharat K. Soni, Jong-Eun Kim, Yasushi Ito, Christina D. Wagner and King-Hay Yang.
  • The introductory section of the book will highlight the unique elements of pediatric practice that are necessary to provide safe patient care. The remainder of the book will discuss all major vascular and non-vascular PIR procedures. The organization will be procedure specific with secondary area classification.The procedural chapters will be organized using a standard format to make it easier for readers to find information. The chapters will contain introductory descriptions of disease processes, indications for intervention, technical information about the procedures and post procedure care.
  • Pediatric interviewing 2010, Springer
    Shut-down interview and relationships -- Medical interview: the opening phase -- History of present illness -- Concluding phase -- Family -- Well-child visit -- Primary care and child mental health -- Sensitive topics: suicidality, child abuse -- Supporting families expressing grief while giving bad news -- Challenging patients -- Wandering interviews -- Using experiential techniques to teach interviewing skills -- Glossary of interviewing terms.
  • Pediatric lymphomas 2007, Springer
    Introduction and historical background: pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma -- Biology and pathology of Hodgkin's disease -- Treatment of pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma -- Treatment of relapsed/refractory Hodgkin lymphoma -- Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: introduction and historical background -- Biology and pathology of pediatric non-Hodgkin lymphoma -- B-cell lymphoma/ Burkitt lymphoma -- Anaplastic large-cell lymphoma -- Precursor B and precursor T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma -- Cutaneous T-cell lymphomas and rare T-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas -- Lymphoproliferative disorders related to immunodeficiencies -- Late effects following lymphoma treatment.
  • Why Should We Write a Book on Pediatric Metabolic Syndrome? Commentaries from Worldwide Experts /Arthur S. Agatston, Arthur S. Agatston, Arthur S. Agatston, Shari Barkin and Gerald S. Berenson, et al. --Epidemiology of the Metabolic Syndrome in Youth: A Population-to-Clinical-Based Perspective /Sarah E. Messiah, Kristopher L. Arheart and James D. Wilkinson --Perinatal Epidemiology of Metabolic Syndrome Risk Factors /Barbara Luke and Mary L. Hediger --Metabolic Syndrome in Childhood as a Risk Factor for Type 2 Diabetes /Nicola Santoro, Cosimo Giannini and Sonia Caprio --Effects of Metabolic Syndrome on Atherosclerosis in Childhood /Muhammad Yasir Qureshi, Sarah E. Messiah, Tracie L. Miller and Steven E. Lipshultz --Metabolic Syndrome and Associated Kidney Disease /Carolyn L. Abitbol and Wacharee Seeherunvong --Metabolic Syndrome and Related Liver Diseases /Aymin Delgado-Borrego.The Relationship Between Asthma, Sleep Apnea, and Other Respiratory Disorders and Childhood Metabolic Syndrome /Erick Forno and Annabelle Quizon --The Relationship Between Components of the Metabolic Syndrome and Bone Health /Zeina M. Nabhan and Linda A. DiMeglio --The Relationship of Childhood Obesity with Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure /Muhammad Yasir Qureshi, James D. Wilkinson and Steven E. Lipshultz --Childhood Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer Risk /Stefanie R. Brown and Steven E. Lipshultz --Neurocognitive and Psychological Correlates of Metabolic Syndrome in Childhood /Anna Maria Patino-Fernandez, Amber Daigre and Alan M. Delamater --Genomics of Pediatric Metabolic Syndrome /Evadnie Rampersaud and Maria A. Ciliberti --Physical Activity Assessment and Intervention /Gabriel Somarriba --Nutritional Evaluation and Intervention /Runa Diwadkar Watkins, Daniela Neri and Tracie L. Miller --Pharmacological Therapies of Metabolic Syndrome /Adriana Carrillo-Iregui and Carley Gomez-Meade --Bariatric Surgery to Reverse Metabolic Syndrome in Adolescents /Noor Kassira, Valerie Ann Marks and Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz --Moving Clinic- and Community-Based Practice into Policy to Address Child Healthy Weight (and Vice Versa) /Danielle Hollar, T. Lucas Hollar and Michelle A. Lombardo.
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  • Pediatric neoplasia 2012, Springer
  • v. 1. Sections 1-6 -- v. 2. Sections 7-12.
  • The transcriptome and the hypothalamo-neurohypophyseal system / C. Colin, T. Hindmarch, D. Murphy -- Role of sleep and sleep loss in hormonal release and metabolism / R. Leproult, E. Van Cauter -- Sexual hormones and the brain : an essential alliance for sexual identity and sexual orientation / A. Garcia-Falgueras, D.F. Swaab -- Corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor antagonists : an update / E. Zoumakis, G.P. Chrousos -- New concepts on the control of the onset of puberty / S.R. Ojeda ... [et al.] -- Roles of kisspeptins in the control of hypothalamic-gonadotropic function : focus on sexual differentiation and puberty onset / M. Tena-Sempere -- Role of the growth hormone/insulin-like growth factor 1 axis in neurogenesis / N.D. Åberg -- Sex steroids, growth hormone, leptin, and the pubertal growth spurt / A.D. Rogol -- Endocrine and metabolic actions of ghrelin / V. Gasco ... [et al.] -- Pitfalls in the diagnosis of central adrenal insufficiency in children / R. Kazlauskaite, M. Maghnie -- Central nervous system-acting drugs influencing hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis function / V. Locatelli ... [et al.] -- Genetic factors in the development of pituitary adenomas / S. Vandeva ... [et al.] -- Diagnosis and treatment of Cushing's disease in children / M.O. Savage ... [et al.] -- Prolactinomas in children and adolescents / A. Colao, S. Loche --Pituitary tumors : advances in neuroimaging / G. Morana, M. Maghnie, A. Rossi --Resistin : regulation of food intake, glucose homeostasis, and lipid metabolism / R. Nogueiras ... [et al.] -- Hypothalamic obesity / I. Hochberg, Z. Hochberg --Neuroendocrine consequences of anorexia nervosa in adolescents / M. Misra, A. Klibanski.
  • "Neurogastroenterology is devoted to studying "the interface of all aspects of the digestive system with the different branches of the nervous system." Over the past 15 years, advances in this field have greatly improved our understanding in primary functional and motility disorders in children. Neurogastroenterology has also begun to revolutionize our vision of "organic" diseases like inflammatory bowel disease, obesity, and diabetes, as well as microbial-host interactions. Major advances have also been achieved during these years in the knowledge of mechanisms of development of the enteric nervous system at the molecular level, allowing a better understanding of diseases related to developmental anomalies and opening perspectives to new treatments with stem cells. * Pediatric Neurogastroenterology: Gastrointestinal Motility and Functional Disorders in Children is dedicated to reporting the most accurate and recent knowledge in the field. Written by the world-renown experts, the book covers the field by providing a comprehensive and up-to-date review and practical guide to pediatric gastrointestinal motility and functional disorders for pediatricians, pediatric gastroenterologists, adult gastroenterologists and all professionals involved in the treatment of children with such disorders"--Publisher's description.
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    Techniques and methods in pediatric neuroimaging -- Normal development of the neonatal and infant brain, skull, and spine -- Toxic and metabolic brain disorders -- Brain and spine injuries in infancy and childhood -- Congenital malformations of the brain and skull -- The phakomatoses -- Intracranial, orbital, and neck masses of childhood -- Hydrocephalus -- Congenital anomalies of the spine -- Neoplasms of the spine -- Infections of the nervous system -- Anomalies of cerebral vasculature: diagnostic and endovascular considerations.
  • Techniques and methods in pediatric neuroimaging / Christopher P. Hess and A. James Barkovich -- Normal development of the neonatal and infant brain, skull and, spine / A. James Barkovich and Pratik Mukherjee -- Metabolic, toxic, and inflammatory brain disorders / A. James Barkovich and Zoltan Patay -- Brain and spine injuries in infancy and childhood / Erin Simon Schwartz and Jim Barkovich -- Congenital malformations of the brain and skull / A. James Barkovich and Charles A. Raybaud -- The phakomatoses / Gilbert Vezina and A. James Barkovich -- Intracranial, orbital, and neck masses of childhood / Charles Raybaud and A. James Barkovich -- Hydrocephalus / A. Raybaud and A. James Barkovich -- Congenital anomalies of the spine / Erin Simon Schwartz and A. James Barkovich -- Neoplasms of the spine / A. James Barkovich -- Infections of the developing and mature nervous system / Gary Hedlund and A. James Barkovich -- Anomalies of cerebral vasculature: diagnostic and endovascular considerations / Philip M. Meyers, Van V. Halbach, and A. James Barkovich.
  • Suggestions for history and physical examination -- Headache -- School problems and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Abnormal movements -- Behavioral and sleep problems -- Seizures, epilepsy, and related disorders -- Dizziness, fainting, and loss of balance -- Delay or regression of motor development associated with low muscle tone -- Autism and language disorders -- Cerebral palsy (static encephalopathy) and related problems -- Abnormalities of cranial size and shape, hydrocephalus, and spinal dysraphism -- Common neurological complications of trauma -- Stroke, acute paraparesis, and other serious disorders of acute and subacute onset -- Other important neurological syndromes.
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  • Pediatric neurology. Part I-III 2013, ScienceDirect
    pt. II ScienceDirect
    Pt. III ScienceDirect
    The child is neither an adult miniature nor an immature human being: at each age, it expresses specific abilities that optimize adaptation to its environment and development of new acquisitions. Diseases in children cover all specialties encountered in adulthood, and neurology involves a particularly large area, ranging from the brain to the striated muscle, the generation and functioning of which require half the genes of the whole genome and a majority of mitochondrial ones. Human being nervous system is sensitive to prenatal aggression, is particularly immature at birth and development may be affected by a whole range of age-dependent disorders distinct from those that occur in adults. Even diseases more often encountered in adulthood than childhood may have specific expression in the developing nervous system. The course of chronic neurological diseases beginning before adolescence remains distinct from that of adult pathology - not only from the cognitive but also motor perspective, right into adulthood, and a whole area is developing for adult neurologists to care for these children with persisting neurological diseases when they become adults. Just as pediatric neurology evolved as an identified specialty as the volume and complexity of data became too much for the general pediatician or the adult neurologist to master, the discipline has now continued to evolve into so many subspecialties, such as epilepsy, neuromuscular disease, stroke, malformations, neonatal neurology, metabolic diseases, etc., that the general pediatric neurologist no longer can reasonably possess in-depth expertise in all areas, particularly in dealing with complex cases. Subspecialty expertise thus is provided to some trainees through fellowship programmes following a general pediatric neurology residency and many of these fellowships include training in research. Since the infectious context, the genetic background and medical practice vary throughout the world, this diversity needs to be represented in a pediatric neurology textbook. Taken together, and although brain malformations (H. Sarnat & P. Curatolo, 2007) and oncology (W. Grisold & R. Soffietti) are covered in detail in other volumes of the same series and therefore only briefly addressed here, these considerations justify the number of volumes, and the number of authors who contributed from all over the world. Experts in the different subspecialties also contributed to design the general framework and contents of the book. Special emphasis is given to the developmental aspect, and normal development is reminded whenever needed - brain, muscle and the immune system. The course of chronic diseases into adulthood and ethical issues specific to the developing nervous system are also addressed. *A volume in the Handbook of Clinical Neurology series, which has an unparalleled reputation as the world's most comprehensive source of information in neurology. *International list of contributors including the leading workers in the field. *Describes the advances which have occurred in clinical neurology and the neurosciences, their impact on the understanding of neurological disorders and on patient care.
  • Pediatric neuropathology 2007, Springer
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    Dyslexia / Kytja K.S. Voeller -- Sleep disorders in children / Rafael Pelayo ... [et al.] -- Ischemic stroke in childhood / Peter E. Anderson and Gabrielle A. deVeber -- Neuropsychiatric aspects of blindness and severe visual impairment, and deafness and severe hearing loss in children / Bryan H. King, Peter C. Hauser, and Peter K. Isquith -- Movement disorders / Ergun Y. Uc and Robert L. Rodnitzky -- Epilepsy syndromes in childhood / Rochelle Caplan and Erin Lanphier --Prematurity and cerebral palsy / Agnes Whitaker ... [et al.] -- Traumatic brain injury / Sharon Arffa -- Spina bifida and hydrocephalus / Gregory S. Liptak -- Pediatric brain tumors / David L. Kaye and Patricia K. Duffner.Mental retardation / Suzanne T.P.V. Sundheim, Ruth Mize Myers, and Kytja K.S. Voeller -- Genetic syndromes / Chiara Pantaleoni ... [et al.] -- Neuropsychiatric aspects of autism spectrum disorders and childhood-onset schizophrenia / Natacha Akshoomoff -- Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder / Kytja K.S. Voeller -- Conduct disorder and sociopathy / Markus J.P. Kruesi and Kevin Gray -- Pediatric mood disorders / Robert A. Kowatch ... [et al.] -- Anxiety disorders / Sanjeev Pathak and Bruce D. Perry -- Eating disorders / David C. Jimerson, Barbara E. Wolfe, and Silke Naab -- Substance use disorders / Oscar G. Bukstein and Ralph E. Tarter.Normal development of the nervous system / Harvey B. Sarnat and Laura Flores-Sarnat -- Normal childhood growth and development of intellect, language, temperament, emotion, and social skills / Marilyn Augustyn -- Clinical neuropsychiatric assessment of children and adolescents / Paul D. Larsen -- Neuropsychological and psychoeducational testing / Renée Lajiness-O'Neill and Isabelle Beaulieu -- Anatomic imaging of the developing human brain / Jay N. Giedd -- Functional imaging of the developing human brain / Harry T. Chugani and Csaba Juhász -- Clinical electrophysiology of the developing human brain / Leslie J. Carver and Martha Ann Bell.Pediatric psychopharmacology / Daniel A. Geller, Paul Hammerness, and Thomas Spencer -- Electroconvulsive therapy in pediatric neuropsychiatry / C. Edward Coffey -- Genetic evaluation, counseling, and treatment / Carol E. Anderson -- Psychological and behavioral interventions / Robert T. Ammerman and Mariah E. Coe -- Psychoeducational interventions in pediatric neuropsychiatry / Jeffrey A. Miller ... [et al.] -- Selected legal issues / Peter S. Latham and Patricia H. Latham.
  • Pediatric neuroradiology 2005, Springer
    v. 1. Brain -- v. 2. Head and neck, spine.
  • "This pioneering book, now in its fourth edition, presents the cutting-edge developments in pediatric nuclear medicine. Thoroughly revised and updated, it retains the fundamentals that anchor the book's distinguished reputation and includes the latest advances in PET/CT, SPECT, hybrid imaging, and molecular imaging. Pediatric Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Fourth Edition, is an excellent resource for nuclear medicine physicians, diagnostic radiologists, pediatricians, and residents and fellows."--Publisher's website.
  • Introduction / S.T. Treves -- Central nervous system: pt. 1, Brain / S.T. Treves, Harry T. Chugani, Blaise F.D. Bourgeois ; pt. 2, Cerebrospinal fluid / S.T. Treves, Alvin Kuruc -- Thyroid / Stephen A. Huang -- Calculation of administered doses of iodine 131 in the treatment of thyroid disease / Robert E. Zimmerman -- Lungs / S.T. Treves, Alan B. Packard -- Cardiovascular system / S.T. Treves, Elizabeth D. Blume, Laurie Armsby, Jane W. Newburger, Alvin Kuruc -- Gastroesophageal reflux, gastric emptying, esophageal transit, and pulmonary aspiration / Zvi Bar-Sever -- Gastrointestinal bleeding / S.T. Treves, Richard J. Grand -- Liver and spleen / S.T. Treves, A.G. Jones -- Kidneys / S.T. Treves, William E. Harmon, Alan B. Packard, Alvin Kuruc -- Vesicoureteral reflux / S.T. Treves, Ulrich V. Willi -- Calculation of glomerular filtration rate / Robert E. Zimmerman, Karl Mitchell, Royal T. Davis -- Bone / Leonard P. Connolly, Laura A. Drubach, Susan A. Connolly, S.T. Treves -- Pediatric oncology / Hossein Jadvar, Barry L. Shulkin -- Infection and inflammation / Christopher J. Palestro, Charito Love, Maria B. Tomas -- Magnification / Royal T. Davis, Robert E. Zimmerman, S.T. Treves -- Single positron emission computed tomography / Frederic H. Fahey, Beth A. Harkness -- Positron emission tomography / Frederic H. Fahey, Ramsey D. Badawi -- Radiation risk / S. James Adelstein -- Internal dosimetry / Michael G. Stabin.
  • Chapter 1. Overview of pediatric nursing -- Chapter 2. Legal and ethical issues -- Chapter 3. The child in context of the family -- Chapter 4. Community and home health nursing -- Chapter 5. School Nursing -- Chapter 6. Theoretical approaches to the growth and development of children -- Chapter 7. Growth and development of the newborn -- Chapter 8. Growth and development of the infant -- Chapter 9. Growth and development of the toddler -- Chapter 10. Growth and development of the preschooler -- Chapter 11. Growth and development of the school-age child -- Chapter 12. Growth and development of the adolescent -- Chapter 13. Child and family communication -- Chapter 14. Pediatric assessment -- Chapter 15. Infectious Diseases -- Chapter 16. Care of children who are hospitalized -- Chapter 17. Chronic conditions -- Chapter 18. Pain management -- Chapter 19. Medication administration -- Chapter 20. Loss and bereavement -- Chapter 21. Fluid and electrolyte alterations -- Chapter 22. Genitourinary alterations -- Chapter 23. Gastrointestinal alterations -- Chapter 24. Respiratory alterations -- Chapter 25. Cardiovascular alterations -- Chapter 26. Hematological alterations -- Chapter 27. Immunologic alterations -- Chapter 28. Endocrine alterations -- Chapter 29. Cellular alterations -- Chapter 30. Integumentary alterations -- Chapter 31. Sensory alterations -- Chapter 32. Neurological alterations -- Chapter 33. Cognitive alterations -- Chapter 34. Musculoskeletal alterations -- Chapter 35. Psychosocial alterations -- Chapter 36. Child abuse and neglect.
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  • Pediatric obesity 2010, Springer
    Global dynamics in childhood obesity: reflections on a life of work in the field -- The neuroendocrine control of energy balance -- Monogenic obesity -- Syndromic obesity -- Polygenic obesity -- Racial differences in childhood obesity : pathogenesis and complications -- Maternal determinants of childhood obesity : weight gain, smoking, and breastfeeding -- Intrauterine growth retardation -- Gestational diabetes -- The role of diet -- Energy expenditure in children : the role of NEAT -- Childhood obesity and the regulation of growth, thyroid function, sexual development, and calcium homeostasis -- Pathogenesis of insulin resistance and glucose intolerance in childhood obesity -- Pathogenesis and management of dyslipidemia in obese children -- Fatty liver disease -- Pathogenesis of hypertension and renal disease in obesity -- Sleep-disordered breathing and sleep duration in childhood obesity -- The long-term metabolic complications of childhood obesity -- Childhood obesity, atherogenesis, and adult cardiovascular disease -- Family-based behavioral interventions -- Exercise and childhood obesity -- School- and community-based interventions -- Pharmacotherapy of childhood obesity and pre-diabetes -- Pathogenesis and management of adiposity and insulin resistance in PCOS : prevention and treatment of the metabolic disease components -- Obesity and metabolic dysfunction in the child with a major behavioral disorder : atypical antipsychotics -- Hypothalamic obesity -- Bariatric surgery in adolescents -- Neuroendocrine and metabolic adaptations in the central nervous system that facilitate weight regain -- The socio-cultural context for obesity prevention and treatment in children and adolescents : influences of ethnicity and gender -- The marketing and distribution of fast food -- Local and national policy-based interventions : to improve children's nutrition.
  • Pediatric oncology 2005, Springer
    Acute Leukemia / Michael E. Rytting, Mary S. Choroszy, Demetrios Petropoulos and Ka Wah Chan -- Hodgkin Lymphoma and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma / Ka Wah Chan, Demetrios Petropoulos, Eric L. Chang and Michael E. Rytting -- Brain Tumors: Diagnosis, Surgery and Radiotherapy, and Supportive Care / Joann L. Ater, Jeffrey S. Weinberg, Moshe H. Maor, Bartlett D. Moore and Donna R. Copeland -- Brain Tumors: Chemotherapy and Investigational Therapy / Joann L. Ater, Jeffrey S. Weinberg, Moshe H. Maor and Demetrios Petropoulos -- Wilms' Tumor / Norman Jaffe and Margaret G. Pearson -- Neuroblastoma / Joann L. Ater and Laura L. Worth -- Soft-Tissue Tumors / R. Beverly Raney, Richard J. Andrassy, Martin Blakely, Tina V. Fanning and Moshe H. Maor, et al. -- Osteosarcoma / Norman Jaffe and Margaret G. Pearson -- Ewing's Sarcoma / Cynthia E. Herzog, Anita Mahajan and Valerae O. Lewis -- Retinoblastoma / Misha Faustina, Cynthia E. Herzog and Dan S. Gombos -- Differentiated Thyroid Cancer / Rena Vassilopoulou-Sellin -- Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma / Robert F. Gagel -- Melanoma / Cynthia E. Herzog, Hafeez Diwan, Merrick I. Ross and Victor G. Prieto -- Novel Therapeutic Approaches / Sima S. Jeha and Laura L. Worth -- Supportive Care: Myelosuppression / Nidra I. Rodriguez Cruz, Renee M. Madden and Craig A. Mullen -- Supportive Care: Symptom Control / Renee M. Madden, Susannah E. Koontz-Webb, Donna S. Zhukovsky and Craig A. Mullen -- Behavioral Medicine in Cancer Care / Donna R. Copeland and Martha A. Askins -- The Adolescent and Young Adult Program / Sima S. Jeha and Martha A. Askins.
  • Pediatric oncology 2006, Springer
    General aspects of childhood leukemia -- Acute lymphoblastic leukemia -- Acute myelogenous leukemia -- Myelodysplastic syndrome -- Myeloproliferative syndromes (chronic myeloproliferative disorders) -- Non-Hodgkin lymphoma -- Hodgkin disease -- Histiocytoses -- Brain tumors -- Neuroblastoma -- Nephroblastoma (Wilms tumor) -- Soft tissue sarcoma -- Osteosarcoma -- Ewing sarcoma family of tumors -- Retinoblastoma -- Germ cell tumors -- Hepatic tumors -- Emergencies in pediatric oncology -- Oncological nursing care -- Psychology and psychosocial issues in children with cancer.
  • Pediatric ophthalmology 2009, Springer
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    [Volume one contents]: -- 1. Development of ocular refraction: lessons from animal experiments -- 2. Preschool vision screening: is it worthwhile? -- 3. Modern treatment of amblyopia -- 4. Retinopathy of prematurity: molecular mechanism of disease -- 5. Screening for retinopathy of prematurity -- 6. Controversies in the management of infantile cataract -- 7. Management of infantile glaucoma -- 8. Pediatric ocular oncology -- 9. Paediatric electrophysiology: a practical approach -- 10. Clinical and molecular genetic aspects of Leber's congenital amaurosis -- 11. Childhood stationary retinal dysfunction syndromes -- 12. Childhood retinal detachment --13. Eye manifestations of intrauterine infections -- 14. Nonaccidental injury. The pediatric ophthalmologist's role.[Volume two contents]: -- pt. 1. Optic nerve -- 1. Optic neuritis and multiple sclerosis -- 2. Ischemic optic neuropathies -- 3. Optic disc drusen -- 4. Inherited optic neuropathies -- ch. 5. Optic nerve tumours -- 6. Traumatic optic neuropathy ... -- pt. 2. Investigations -- 7. Imaging the nerve fiber layer and optic disc -- 8. Functional neuroanatomy of the human visual system ... -- 9. Investigating visual function with multifocal visual evoked potentials -- pt. 3. Retinal disorders -- 10. Autoimmune retinopathies -- 11. Retinal research : application to clinical practice -- pt. 4. Systemic disease -- 12. Chorioretinal lesions in infectious diseases of neuroophthalmic interest -- 13. Giant cell arteritis -- pt. 5. Oculomotility -- 14. Cerebral control of eye movements -- 15. Chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia ... -- 16. Treatment of specific types of nystagmus -- pt. 6. Rehabilitation -- 17. Rehabilitation in neuroophthamology.[Volume three contents]: -- Epidemiology of Pediatric Strabismus / Amy E. Green-Simms and Brian G. Mohney -- Changes in Strabismus Over Time: The Roles of Vergence Tonus and Muscle Length Adaptation / David L. Guyton -- A Dissociated Pathogenesis for Infantile Esotropia / Michael C. Brodsky -- The Monofixation Syndrome: New Considerations on Pathophysiology / Kyle Arnoldi -- Visual Cortex Mechanisms of Strabismus: Development and Maldevelopment / Lawrence Tychsen -- Neuroanatomical Strabismus / Joseph L. Demer -- Congenital Cranial Dysinnervation Disorders: Facts and Perspectives to Understand Ocular Motility Disorders / Antje Neugebauer and Julia Fricke -- The Value of Screening for Amblyopia Revisited / Jill Carlton and Carolyn Czoski-Murray -- The Brückner Test Revisited / Michael Gräf -- Amblyopia Treatment 2009 / Michael X. Repka -- Best Age for Surgery for Infantile Esotropia: Lessons from the Early vs. Late Infantile Strabismus Surgery Study / H. J. Simonsz, G. H. Kolling and Early vs. Late Infantile Strabismus Surgery Study Group -- Management of Congenital Nystagmus with and without Strabismus / Anil Kumar, Frank A. Proudlock and Irene Gottlob -- Surgical Management of Dissociated Deviations / Susana Gamio -- Surgical Implications of the Superior Oblique Frenulum / Burton J. Kushner and Megumi Iizuka -- Pearls and Pitfalls in Surgical Management of Paralytic Strabismus / Seyhan B. Özkan -- Modern Treatment Concepts in Graves Disease / Anja Eckstein and Joachim Esser.
  • Developmental bone biology -- Imaging approaches for epiphyseal assessment -- Developmental dysplasia of the hip -- Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease -- Coxa Vara in developmental and acquired abnormalities of the femur -- Developmental disorders of the knee -- Deformities due to disorders primarily affecting the epiphyses and metaphyses -- Lower extremity length discrepancies -- Skeletal dysplasias -- Epiphyseal and metaphyseal involvement with metabolic, inflammatory, neoplastic, infectious, and hematologic disorders.
  • Part 1.Trauma Overview --Polytrauma in the Pediatric Patient /Joshua M. Abzug and Martin J. Herman --The Mangled Extremity in Children /Sapan D. Gandhi, Joshua M. Abzug and Martin J. Herman --Compartment Syndrome /Baxter Willis --Part 2.Spine --Cervical Spine Injuries in Children /Steven W. Hwang, Per D. Trobisch, Andrew Jea and Amer F. Samdani --Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Injuries /Hitesh Garg, Joshua Pahys and Patrick J. Cahill --Part 3.Upper Extremity --Supracondylar Humerus Fractures /Joshua M. Abzug, Dan A. Zlotolow and Scott H. Kozin --Upper Extremity Replantation in Children /Joshua M. Abzug, Dan A. Zlotolow and Scott H. Kozin --Part 4.Lower Extremity --Pediatric Hip Fractures and Dislocations /James J. McCarthy, Kenneth J. Noonan and Sapan D. Gandhi --Pediatric Proximal Tibial Fractures with Vascular Compromise /William Hennrikus and Tamara Pylawka --Open Tibia Fractures in Children and Adolescents /Joseph Rosenblatt and Shannon D. Safier --Part 5.Infection --Septic Hip /Peter D. Pizzutillo and Megan Gresh --Necrotizing Fasciitis /Kevin J. Little and Joshua M. Abzug --Part 6.Other --Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis /Panagiotis Peter Glavas and B. David Horn.
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  • Topics in pediatric orthopedics routinely surface in general pediatrics and primary care medicine, whether on board exams or in clinical practice. Musculoskeletal-related problems are common presenting complaints in any general pediatric or family medicine practice, and in emergency medicine. From birth injuries to musculoskeletal infections and sport-related injuries, many orthopedic conditions and presenting complaints must be addressed by the primary care physician or pediatrician. Pediatric Orthopedics: Handbook for Primary Care Physicians is a concise and targeted handbook filled with all need-to-know conditions, injuries, and diseases, supplemented by over three hundred photos and illustrations. It describes common orthopedic conditions, how to diagnose them, and the indications to either treat these conditions or refer the child to an orthopedist. Readers will learn the natural history of orthopedic diseases and how to differentiate between normal development and abnormal pathological conditions. An easy-to-read bulleted format highlights the most pertinent information for conditions commonly encountered in primary care. In addition, the book provides critical information used to answer musculoskeletal questions on the pediatrics board exam. The two editors come from different specialties (pediatric orthopedics and pediatrics) and present topics in a practical and problem-oriented method. Pediatric Orthopedics: Handbook for Primary Care Physicians is invaluable to all health providers taking care of children, including pediatricians, family medicine physicians, emergency medicine physicians, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, and medical students.
  • Antibiotic therapy for acute otitis, rhinosinusitis, and pharyngotonsillitis -- Pediatric hearing assessment -- Speech, voice and, swallowing assessment -- Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections of the head and neck in children -- Polysomnography in children -- Otology -- External otitis -- Diagnosis and management of otitis media -- Tympanostomy tubes and otorrhea -- Chronic disorders of the middle ear and mastoid (tympanic membrane perforations and cholesteatoma) -- Congenital hearing loss (sensorineural and conductive) -- Implantable hearing devices -- Rhinology -- Pediatric facial fractures -- Pediatric epistaxis -- Nasal obstruction in the neonate -- Pediatric allergic nose -- Acute and chronic rhinosinusitis -- Head and neck -- Congenital head and neck masses -- Pediatric stridor -- Inflammatory disorders of the pediatric airway -- Tracheostomy in children -- Cleft lip and palate -- Cough -- Hoarseness in children -- Adenotonsillar disease -- Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) in children -- Pediatric vascular tumors -- Emergencies in pediatric otolaryngology -- Foreign body management -- Deep space neck infections in the pediatric population -- Complications of acute otitis media -- Complications of sinusitis.
  • Pediatric PET imaging 2006, Springer
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    section I. Concept of normality -- ch. 1. Describing normality -- ch. 2. General aspects of history taking and interviewing -- section II. Specific aspects of history taking -- ch. 3. Three basic steps in diagnosis -- ch. 4. History taking by systems -- section III. Physical examination -- ch. 5. General physical examination -- ch. 6. Head, neck and sensory organs -- ch. 7. Chest (including heart and lungs) -- ch. 8. Abdomen and genitalia -- ch. 9. Skin -- ch. 10. Musculoskeletal system -- ch. 11. Central nervous system -- section IV. Special examinations -- ch. 12 A. Physical diagnosis of the newborn -- B. The Adolescent -- C. Developmental and behavioral assessment -- D. Physical and sexual abuse.
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    Providing family-centered care in pediatric physical therapy / Elena M. Spearing -- Development -- Motor development in the normal child / Emilie J. Aubert -- Assessment and testing of infant and child development / Susan K. Brenneman and Jan Stephen Tecklin -- Neurological disorders -- The infant at high-risk for developmental delay / Diane Versaw-Barnes and Audrey Wood --The infant and child with cerebral palsy / Jane Styer-Acevedo -- Spina Bifida / Elena Tappit-Emas -- Traumatic injury to the central nervous system: brain injury / Amy Both -- Traumatic and atraumatic spinal cord injury in pediatrics / Heather Atkinson and Elena M. Spearing -- Neuromuscular disorders in childhood: physical therapy intervention / Allan M. Glanzman and Jean M. Flickinger -- Mental retardation: focus on Down Syndrome / Dolores B. Bertoti and Dale E. Smith -- Adaptive equipment and environmental aids for children with disabilities / Emilie J. Aubert -- Musculoskeletal disorders -- Orthopedic management / Meg Stanger -- Traumatic disorders and sports injuries / Joe Molony and Donna Merckel -- Juvenile idiopathic arthritis / Susan E. Klepper -- Other medical/surgical disorders -- Pediatric oncology / Victoria Gocha Marchese -- Rehabilitation of the child with burns / Suzanne F. Migliore -- Cardiac disorders / Heather Brossman -- Pulmonary disorders in infants and children and their physical therapy management / Jan Stephen Tecklin -- Physical therapy in the educational environment / Karen Yundt Lunnen and Rita F. Geddes.
  • "Pediatric Radiation Oncology is the definitive text and reference on use of radiation therapy for childhood cancer. The fifth edition reviews all significant recent clinical trials--including, for the first time, significant European clinical trials--and provides increased coverage of international and Third World issues. The latest cancer staging guidelines are included. New chapters cover psychosocial aspects of radiotherapy for the child and family and medical management of pain, nausea, nutritional problems, and blood count depression in the child with cancer"--Provided by publisher.
  • Chest radiographs -- Lateral neck radiographs -- Abdominal radiographs -- Skull radiographs -- Long bone and extremity radiographs -- CT scan review.
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    Pediatric imaging / Johan G. (Hans) Blickman -- Chest / Johan G. (Hans) Blickman and Lya Van Die -- Heart / Rajesh Krishnamurthy and Johan G. (Hans) Blickman -- Gastrointestinal tract / Bruce R. Parker and Johan G. (Hans) Blickman -- Accessory organs of digestion / Bruce R. Parker and Johan G. (Hans) Blickman -- Genitourinary tract / Johan G. (Hans) Blickman and Carla Boetes -- Skeletal system / Johan G. (Hans) Blickman and Geert Vanderschueren -- Brain imaging / Patrick D. Barnes -- Spine imaging / Patrick D. Barnes -- Head and neck imaging / Patrick D. Barnes.
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  • Overview of childhood cancer : incidence, survival, and late effects -- Challenges of treating children with radiation therapy -- Leukemia -- Tumors of the central nervous system -- Hodgkin lymphoma -- Neuroblastoma -- Wilms' tumor -- Soft-tissue tumors : (rhabdomyosarcoma and other soft-tissue sarcomas) -- Bone sarcomas (osteosarcoma and Ewing's sarcoma) -- Retinoblastoma.
  • Pediatric retina 2011, Springer
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    Adolescent medicine / Mark F. Ditmar -- Behavior and development / Mark F. Ditmar -- Cardiology / Thomas J Starc, Constance J. Hayes, and Allan J. Hordof -- Dermatology / Kimberly D. Morel, Vivian A. Lombillo, and Maria C. Garzon -- Emergency medicine / Joan Bregstien, Cindy Ganis Roskind, and F. Meridith Sonnett -- Endocrinology / Sharon E. Oberfield, Mary Pat Gallagher, and Daniel Esten Hale -- Gastroenterology / Andrew B. Grossman and Chris A. Liacouras -- Genetics / Kwame Anyane-Yeboa -- Hematology / Steven E. McKenzie -- Immunology / Georg A. Hollander and Anders Fasth -- Infectious diseases / Mark F. Ditmar -- Neonatology / Philip Roth -- Nephrology / Robert L. Seigle and Martin A. Nash -- Neurology / Kent R. Kelley -- Oncology / Richard Aplenc, Emily G. Lipsitz, and Peter C. Adamson -- Orthopedics / Benjamin D. Roye -- Pulmonology / Robert W. Wilmott and Bradley A. Becker -- Rheumatology / Carlos D. Rose ... [et al.].
  • The History of Sedation -- Procedural Sedation: Let's Review the Basics - The Pediatrician's Perspective -- Sedation Policies, Recommendations, and Guidelines Across the Specialties and Continents -- Sedation Scales and Discharge Criteria: How Do They Differ? Which One to Choose? Do They Really Apply to Sedation? -- Physiological Monitoring for Procedural Sedation: The Routine and Beyond -- The Pediatric Airway: Anatomy, Challenges, and Solutions -- Pediatric Physiology: How Does it Differ from Adults? -- Pharmacology and Clinical Application of Sedatives, Analgesics, and Adjuncts -- Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics in the Pediatric Population -- Billing and Reimbursement for Sedation Services -- The Pediatric Hospital Medicine Sedation Service: Models, Protocols, and Challenges -- The Anesthesia Directed Sedation Service: Models, Protocols, and Challenges -- Sedation in the Intensive Care Unit: Challenges, Outcomes, and Future Strategies -- Sedation for Pediatric Gastrointestinal Procedures -- Sedation in the Emergency Department: A Complex and Multifactorial Challenge -- Sedation of Pediatric Patients for Dental Procedures -- Pediatric Sedation: The European Experience and Approach -- Pediatric Sedation in the Underdeveloped Third World: An African Perspective: Models, Protocols, and Challenges -- Pediatric Sedatives and the Food and Drug Administration: Challenges, Limitations, and Drugs in Development -- Incidence and Stratification of Adverse Events Associated with Sedation: Is There a Benchmark? -- Medicolegal Risks and Outcomes of Sedation -- Designing a Safe and Reliable Sedation Service: Adopting a Safety Culture -- Intravenous Infusions for Sedation: Rationale, State of the Art, and Future Trends -- Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Pediatric Sedation -- The Future of Pediatric Sedation.
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  • Pediatric surgery 2006, Springer
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  • Pediatric surgery 2014, Springer
    Written by internationally acclaimed specialists, Pediatric Surgery provides pertinent and concise procedure descriptions spanning benign and malignant problems and minimally invasive procedures. Complications are reviewed when appropriate for the organ system and problem, creating a book that is both comprehensive and accessible. Stages of operative approaches with relevant technical considerations are outlined in an easily understandable manner. Forming part of the series, Surgery: Complications, Risks and Consequences, this volume Pediatric Surgery provides a valuable resource for all general surgeons and residents in training. Other healthcare providers will also find this a useful resource.
  • Pediatric surgery 2014, Springer
    Fluids and Electrolytes -- Nutrition -- Pediatric Anesthesiology -- Procedural Sedation -- Postoperative Neonatal and Pediatric Critical Care -- Disorders of Clotting -- Epidemiology of Trauma -- Injury Prevention and Safety -- Non-accidental Trauma -- Initial Trauma Assessment -- Pathophysiology of Brain Injury -- Algorithm of Treatment for Head Trauma -- Thoracic Trauma -- Abdominal Trauma -- Traumatic Spinal Injury in Children -- Burns -- Pelvic Fractures -- Common Pediatric Fractures -- Necrotizing Enterocolitis -- Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia -- Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula -- Pyloric Stenosis -- Duodenal Atresia -- Intestinal Atresia -- Hirschsprung's Disease -- Malrotation -- Gastroschisis -- Omphalocele -- Imperforate Anus and Cloaca -- Congenital Lung Malformations -- Meconium Plug Syndrome and Meconium Ileus -- Hypospadias -- Disorders of Sexual Differentiation -- Biliary Atresia -- Inguinal Hernia/Hydrocele -- Umbilical Hernia -- Intussusception -- Foreign Body Ingestion and Aspiration -- Branchial Cleft Remnants -- Choledochal Cyst -- Thyroglossal Duct Cyst -- Renal Duplication Anomalies -- Cryptorchidism -- Vesicoureteral Reflux -- Megaureter -- Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction -- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease -- Gastrointestinal Bleeding -- Vascular Rings and Slings -- Lymphadenopathy -- Appendicitis -- Hereditary Spherocytosis -- Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura -- Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura -- Sickle Cell Anemia -- Gynecomastia -- Pectus Deformity -- Imperforate Hymen -- Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes -- Thyroid Nodules -- Breast Nodules -- Adrenal Tumors -- Pancreatitis -- Gallbladder Disease -- Varicocele -- Acute Scrotum -- Pediatric Urolithiasis -- Wilms' Tumor -- Neuroblastoma -- Hepatoblastoma -- Leukemia -- Rhabdomyosarcoma -- Parenteral Access -- Enteral Access -- Chest Tube -- Scoliosis Exposure -- Hydrocephalus: Ventricular Shunts and Endoscopy -- Circumcision -- Patent Ductus Arteriosus Ligation -- Tracheostomy -- Note Templates -- Common Medications -- Vaccination Schedule -- Developmental Milestones.
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    V.1. Pages 1-768 -- v.2. pages 769-1738.
  • The past two decades have witnessed a technological revolution in surgery, leading to the widespread application of minimally invasive techniques. Such techniques have had a profound impact on the diagnosis and therapy of thoracic disorders, including in the pediatric age group. This book is intended as a practical guide to the current approaches in pediatric thoracic surgery. Up-to-date information is provided on the surgical techniques employed for diagnosis and therapy in a wide range of congenital and acquired thoracic pathologies from the prenatal age to adolescence. Among the disorders considered in detail are cystic malformations of the lung, chest wall deformities, diaphragmatic hernias, esophageal anomalies, mediastinal tumors, laryngeal anomalies, and thoracic infections. The authors are distinguished experts in the field from across the world. Pediatric Thoracic Surgery will be of value not only for pediatric thoracic surgeons but also for adult thoracic surgeons, pediatric anesthetists, and pediatric respiratory physicians.
  • Pediatric ultrasound 2014, Springer
    Ultrasound plays an important role in the diagnostic imaging of infants and children and has indeed become the workhorse for many conditions. This is attributable both to the avoidance of ionizing radiation and to the unique features displayed on ultrasound in children in almost all body areas. In the future the potential of ultrasound can be expected to increase further owing to new developments such as ultrasound contrast material, three- or four-dimensional ultrasound, and ultrasound elastography. This book systematically covers the use of ultrasound in all organ systems and throughout childhood. After discussion of the basics, including physics, artifacts, and procedural details, decision making regarding the use of ultrasound is elucidated by listing next imaging steps based on recommended imaging algorithms. The indications and prerequisites for a particular examination are documented, and practical tips and tricks are highlighted. The normal, age-dependent ultrasound findings and typical appearances in different pathologies are presented in detail and illustrated by numerous high-quality images. Particular emphasis is placed on those findings that differ from the adult sonographic appearances. In addition to the classic pediatric abdominal applications, detailed consideration is given to neurosonography, echocardiography, chest ultrasound, musculoskeletal and hip ultrasound, Doppler sonography, and interventional ultrasound. The potential role of the most modern techniques in various situations is explained. Pediatric Ultrasound will prove an invaluable source of information and an indispensable aid to decision making and diagnosis for radiology residents, experienced (pediatric) radiologists, sonographers, pediatricians, pediatric surgeons and urologists, and all other physicians who deal with children as a part of their daily practice.
  • Pediatric urology 2013, Springer
  • Pediatric urology 2011, Springer
    Office urology -- Pediatric urology facts and figures -- Radiographic imaging -- Urinary tract infections -- Voiding dysfunction, urinary incontinence, and urodynamics -- Hematuria: gross and microscopic -- Office procedures -- Genetic diseases and associated urologic manifestations -- Genitalia -- Penis and scrotum: congenital and acquired anomalies -- Hypospadias -- Varicoceles, hernias, and hydroceles -- Testicles: undescended, retractile, and ascended -- Acute scrotum -- Urinary tract -- Hydronephrosis: prenatal and postnatal -- Vesicoureteral reflux -- Urinary tract obstruction -- Tissue engineering and regenerative medicine: current concepts -- Miscellaeous topics -- Adolescent urology -- Laparoscopy in the pediatric population -- Genitourinary tumors -- Genitourinary trauma.
  • pt. 1. Foundations of collaborative care -- pt. 2. Collaboration with pediatricians in specific settings -- pt. 3. Collaboration with pediatricians in treatment of specific disorders -- pt. 4. Future directions in pharmacological collaboration.
  • Many of the systemic autoimmune diseases seen in children are different from those seen in adults making them a special problem for physicians and scientists who care for the affected children and study their diseases. Benefiting both pediatric and adult rheumatologists, as well as physicians from other specialties, this volume covers the latest advances in pathogenesis and clinical management of common conditions seen in pediatric rheumatology practices.
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    General pediatrics -- The newborn infant -- The cardiovascular system -- The respiratory system -- The gastrointestinal tract -- The urinary tract -- The neuromuscular system -- Infectious diseases and immunology -- Hematologic and neoplastic diseases -- Endocrine, metabolic, and genetic disorders -- The adolescent.
  • PEGylated protein drugs 2009, Springer
  • Pelvic floor disorders 2010, Springer
  • Pelvic floor dysfunction 2006, Springer
  • Part I. Function and Dysfunction of the Pelvic Floor and Viscera -- Functional Anatomy of the Pelvic Floor and Lower Urinary Tract / Daniele Perucchini and John O. L. DeLancey -- Neural Control of Pelvic Floor Muscles / David B. Vodušek -- The Effects of Pregnancy and Childbirth on the Pelvic Floor / Kaven Baessler and Bernhard Schüssler -- Muscle Function and Ageing / Brenda Russell and Linda Brubaker -- Urinary Incontinence and Voiding Dysfunction / Annette Kuhn and Bernhard Schüssler -- Pelvic Organ Prolapse / Peggy A. Norton -- Anal Incontinence, Constipation, and Obstructed Defecation / Abdul H. Sultan and A. Muti Abulaffi -- Overactive Pelvic Floor Muscles and Related Pain / Wendy F. Bower -- Part II. Evaluation of the Pelvic Floor -- Clinical Evaluation of the Pelvic Floor Muscles / Diane K. Newman and Jo Laycock -- Examination of Patients with Pelvic Organ Prolapse / Ursula M. Peschers -- Urodynamics / Ursula M. Peschers -- Applying Urodynamic Findings to Clinical Practice / Christopher K. Payne -- Anorectal Physiology / David Z. Lubowski and Michael L. Kennedy -- Ultrasound Imaging / Kaven Baessler and Heinz Kölbl -- Magnetic Resonance Imaging / Thomas Treumann, Ralf Tunn and Bernhard Schüssler -- Electrophysiology / Clare J. Fowler and David B. Vodušek -- Outcome Measures in Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation / Kate H. Moore and Emmanuel Karantanis -- Part III. Techniques of Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation and Muscle Training -- Concepts of Neuromuscular Rehabilitation and Pelvic Floor Muscle Training / Jo Laycock -- Exercise, Feedback, and Biofeedback / Pauline E. Chiarelli and Kate H. Moore -- Electrical Stimulation / Wendy F. Bower -- Extracorporeal Magnetic Stimulation / Alastair R. Morris and Kate H. Moore -- Devices / Ingrid Nygaard and Peggy A. Norton -- Alternative Methods to Pelvic Floor Muscle Awareness and Training / Kaven Baessler and Barbara E. Bell -- Part IV. Treatment: Condition-Specific Assessment and Approaches -- Behavioral Treatment / Kathryn L. Burgio -- Stress Urinary Incontinence / Jo Laycock -- Evidence for the Effectiveness of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in the Treatment and Antenatal Prevention of Female Urinary Incontinence / E. Jean C. Hay-Smith and Kate H. Moore -- Postpartum Management of the Pelvic Floor / Pauline E. Chiarelli -- Role of a Perineal Clinic / Ranee Thakar -- Overactive Bladder / Kathryn L. Burgio, Dudley Robinson and Linda Cardozo -- Sexual Dysfunction and the Overactive Pelvic Floor / Wendy F. Bower -- Anal Incontinence and Evacuation Difficulties / Christine Norton -- Incontinence During Sports and Fitness Activities / Alain P. Bourcier -- Pelvic Organ Prolapse - Pessary Treatment / Jane A. Schulz and Elena Kwon -- Part V. What to Do if Physiotherapy Fails? -- Stress Urinary Incontinence: Choice of Surgery / Stuart L. Stanton -- Genital Prolapse: Surgery for Failed Conservative Treatment / Stuart L. Stanton -- The Anal Sphincter / Klaus E. Matzel, Manuel Besendörfer and Stefanie Kuschel.
  • Penetrating trauma 2012, Springer
    Part 1: Prehospital care, diagnostic tools and resuscitation strategies -- Part 2: Surgical strategies in Penetrating Trauma to Head, Face, and Neck -- Part 3: Surgical Strategies in Penetrating Trauma to the Chest -- Part 4: Surgical Strategies in Penetrating Trauma to the Abdomen and Pelvis -- Part 5: Surgical strategies in Penetrating Trauma and Orthopedic Injuries -- Part 6: Peripheral Arterial Injuries -- Part 7: Other topics.
  • Penile cancer 2013, Springer
    Penile Cancer: Diagnosis and Management provides a comprehensive overview of penile cancer for medical and surgical urologists oncologists, and other healthcare professionals. This book highlights many of the significant advances made in this field, which include a discussion of penile-sparing surgical and radiotherapeutic approaches to select primary penile tumors typically of lower stage and grade as well as advances in our understanding of the epidemiology, risk factors, and pathophysiology of penile cancer. The book also addresses many of the novel diagnostic and therapeutic surgical appro
  • People and things 2008, Springer
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    Clinical and epidemiological foundations / Eric Taylor -- Biological foundations / Sarah Curran -- Diagnosis and assessment / Kapil Sayal -- Psychological assessment / Jody Warner-Rogers -- Medical investigations and tests / Angie Stevens and Gillian Baird -- Making a case formulation : differential diagnosis and recognizing comorbidity / Wai Chen -- Education and advice / Maxine Sinclair -- Pharmacotherapy in ADHD / Paramala J. Santosh -- Behavioural and cognitive approaches / Maxine Sinclair -- ADHD and sleep disorders / Paul Gringras, Adam Jaffe and Stephen Sheldon -- Aspects of medical management / Eric Taylor and Peter Hill -- ADHD in preschool children / Margaret Thompson and Edmund Sonuga-Barke -- Hyperactivity disorders in children with mental retardation / Emily Simonoff -- The clinical assessment and treatment of ADHD in adults / Phillip J. Asherson and J.J. Sandra Kooij.
  • HPLC analysis and purification of peptides / Colin T. Mant ... [et al.] -- Identification of proteins based on MS/MS spectra and location of posttranslational modifications / Kathryn L. Stone ... [et al.] -- Determination of phosphorylated and O-glycosylated sites by chemical targeting (CTID) at ambient temperature / Gary M. Hathaway -- Synthesis, biosynthesis, and characterization of transmembrane domains of a G protein-coupled receptor / Fred Naider -- Application of topologically constrained mini-proteins as ligands, substrates, and inhibitors / Janelle L. Lauer-Fields ... [et al.] -- Proteolytic profiling of the extracellular matrix degradome / Diane Baronas-Lowell ... [et al.] -- [Beta]-amyloid protein aggregation / Marcus A. Etienne ... [et al.] -- Radiometal-labeled somatostatin analogs for applications in cancer imaging and therapy / Jason S. Lewis and Carolyn J. Anderson -- Cell-penetrating proline-rich peptidomimetics / Josep Farrera-Sinfreu ... [et al.] -- Peptide-mediated targeting of liposomes to tumor cells / Evonne M. Rezler ... [et al.] -- Peptide-mediated delivery of nucleic acids into mammalian cells / Sébastien Deshayes ... [et al.] -- Broth microdilution antibacterial assay of peptides / Laszlo Otvos and Mare Cudic -- Depsipeptide synthesis / Maciej Stawikowski and Predrag Cudic.
  • Fulltext (pt. B) ScienceDirect
  • Peptide nucleic acids 2002, Springer Protocols
  • PNAs as novel cancer therapeutics / Luca Mologni and Carlo Gambacorti-Passerini -- Medicinal chemistry of plasmid DNA with peptide nucleic acids : a new strategy for gene therapy / Olivier Zelphati ... [et al.] -- Locked nucleic acids (LNA) and medical applications / Henrik Ørum, Andreas Wolter and Lars Kongsbak -- Peptide nucleic acids as agents to modify target gene expression and function / Gan Wang and Peter M. Glazer -- Peptide nucleic acids : cellular delivery and recognition of DNA and RNA targets / David R. Corey --Receptor-specific targeting with complementary peptide nucleic acids conjugated to peptide analogs and radionuclides / Eric Wickstrom, Mathew L. Thakur and Edward R. Sauter -- Morpholinos and PNAs compared / James E. Summerton -- Chemistry of locked nucleic acids (LNA) : design, synthesis and bio-physical properties / Jesper Wengel ... [et al.] -- Recent applications of RNA interference (RNAi) in mammalian systems / Lisa Scherer and John J. Rossi -- Peptide nucleic acids as epigenetic inhibitors of HIV-1 / Shizuko Sei -- Therapeutic uses of peptide nucleic acids (PNA) in oncology / Nadia Zaffaroni, Raffaella Villa and Marco Folini --The many faces of PNA / Peter E. Nielsen -- Modulation of nucleic acid information processing by PNAs : potential use in anti-viral therapeutics / Lionel Bastide, Bernard Lebleu and Ian Robbins -- Targeted gene delivery : the role of peptide nucleic acid / Kenneth W. Liang, Feng Liu and Leaf Huang -- Imaging gene expression in the brain with peptide nucleic acid (PNA) antisense radiopharmaceuticals and drug targeting technology / Ruben J. Boado and William M. Pardridge --The use of PNAs and their derivatives in mitochondrial gene therapy / Paul M. Smith ... [et al.] -- Gene silencing through RNA interference: potential for therapeutics and functional genomics / David O. Azorsa, Spyro Mousses and Natasha J. Caplen -- Transcriptional activation of human CREB gene promoter using bis-PNA (peptide nucleic acid) / Christopher G. Janson ... [et al.].
  • Peptide receptors Part 1-2. 1st ed. pt. 1-2, 2000-2003., ScienceDirect
    pt. 2 (2003) ScienceDirect
  • Peptide research protocols 2002, Springer Protocols
  • Peptide-based drug design 2008, Springer Protocols
    Peptide-based drug design : here and now / Laszlo Otvos, Jr. -- Strategies for the discovery, isolation, and characterization of natural bioactive peptides from the immune system of invertebrates / Philippe Bulet -- Sequence analysis of antimicrobial peptides by tandem mass spectrometry / Christin Stegemann and Ralf Hoffmann -- The spot technique : synthesis and screening of peptide macroarrays on cellulose membranes / Dirk F.H. Winkler and William D. Campbell -- Analysis of A[beta] interactions using ProteinChip technology / Eleni Giannakis ... [et al.] -- NMR in peptide drug development / Jan-Christoph Westermann and David J. Craik -- Molecular dynamics simulations of peptides / Jeffrey Copps, Richard F. Murphy and Sandor Lovas -- Short linear cationic antimicrobial peptides : screening, optimizing, and prediction / Kai Hilpert, Christopher D. Fjell and Artem Cherkasov -- Investigating the mode of action of proline-rich antimicrobial peptides using a genetic approach : a tool to identify new bacterial targets amenable to the design of novel antibiotics / Marco Scocchi ... [et al.] -- Serum stability of peptides / Håvard Jenssen and Stein Ivar Aspmo -- Preparation of glycosylated amino acids suitable for Fmoc solid-phase assembly / Mare Cudic and Gayle D. Burstein -- Synthesis of O-phosphopeptides on solid phase / David Singer and Ralf Hoffmann -- Peptidomimetics : Fmoc solid-phase pseudopeptide synthesis / Predrag Cudic and Maciej Stawikowski -- Synthesis of toll-like receptor-2 targeting lipopeptides as self-adjuvanting vaccines / Brandon Y. Chua, Weiguang Zeng and David C. Jackson -- Synthesis of a multivalent, multiepitope vaccine construct / Laszlo Otvos, Jr. -- Cysteine-containing fusion tag for site-specific conjugation of therapeutic and imaging agents to targeting proteins / Marina V. Backer ... [et al.].
  • Peptides for youth 2009, Springer
  • Perception-action cycle 2011, Springer
    The perception-action cycle is the circular flow of information that takes place between the organism and its environment in the course of a sensory-guided sequence of behaviour towards a goal. Each action causes changes in the environment that are analyzed bottom-up through the perceptual hierarchy and lead to the processing of further action, top-down through the executive hierarchy, toward motor effectors. These actions cause new changes that are analyzed and lead to new action, and so the cycle continues. The Perception-action cycle: Models, architectures and hardware book provides focused.
  • This book provides a comprehensive source for all aspects of percutaneous image-guided biopsy. A synthesis of rationale, technique and evidence-based medicine, it offers a clear approach to imaging, devices, procedures and patient care.
  • Percutaneous aortic valve replacement and percutaneous mitral valve repair are emerging alternatives for high-risk patients with severe valve disease. Interventional cardiologists are faced with the challenge represented by this complex procedure. This practical guide specifically deals with a comprehensive knowledge of the techniques and approach to percutaneous treatment of left side cardiac valve disease and discusses the potential complications and expected or potential morbidity from the procedure.
  • "Inside the Sixth Edition of this now-classic reference, you will discover encyclopedic coverage of topics ranging from basic science to sophisticated computer-based radiation therapy treatment planning and supportive care. The book's comprehensive scope and abundantly illustrated format provide you with better understanding of the natural history of cancer, the physical methods of radiation application, the effects of radiation on normal tissues, and the most judicious ways in which you can employ radiation therapy in patient care. Traditionally available as a printed textbook, now it comes with acompletely revamped digital experience, powered by Inkling! NEW to the Sixth Edition ... site-specific chapters include relevant background information on each tumor including epidemiology, pathology, diagnostic work-up, prognostic factors, treatment techniques, applications of surgery and chemotherapy, end results, and more. Over 1,400 full-color illustrationshighlight key concepts in tumor pathogenesis, diagnosis, and targeted radiation therapy. Increased emphasis on new approaches and technologies improve your understanding of three-dimensional treatment planning, intensity-modulated radiotherapy, combined modality therapy, and particle therapy. Greater emphasis on palliative and supportive carereflects the role of radiation treatment in non-curative roles. New editors and contributors let you benefit from their decades of experience. Digital version includes the complete text, index-based search, note sharing, regular content updates integrated into the text, and much more."
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    We provide a broad overview of human brain development with associated malformations and injuries that occur in the period between early embryogenesis and delivery. The aim of this review is to summarize current understanding of the molecular and environmental cues that shape the developing brain. For each developmental stage, we give examples of disorders that arise from genetic and/or environmental insults to illustrate critical points of neurological susceptibility.
  • Perinatal Depression among Spanish-Speaking and Latin American Women:A Global Perspective on Detection and Treatment. As more is known about postpartum depression, the more it is recognized as a global phenomenon. Yet despite the large numbers, information about this condition as experienced by Spanish speaking women and Latinas has not always been easy to come by. Perinatal Depression among Spanish-Speaking and Latin American Women focuses on four diverse Latina populations (Mexico, Chile, Spain, and U.S.) to analyze key similarities and differences within this large and wide-ranging group. This first-of-its-kind reference reviews current research on the topic, including prevalence, screening methods, interventions, and--of particular salience for this population--barriers to care. Findings on psychoeducation, assessment tools, and cognitive-behavioral and other forms of therapy provide important insights into best practices, and continuity of care. And psychosocial, cultural, and linguistic considerations in working with Latinas are described in depth for added clinical usefulness. This landmark volume: Outlines characteristics of Spanish-speaking women and Latinas screened for postpartum depression Introduces the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale, English and Spanish versions, and reviews their use with Latina women Compares postpartum depression and health behaviors in Spanish and Latina immigrant mothers Offers streamlined assessment-to-intervention models Provides two in-depth case studies illustrating cultural factors influencing the treatment of Latinas with perinatal depression Presents an instructive firsthand account of postpartum depression. Between its thorough coverage of the issues and its innovative clinical ideas, Perinatal Depression among Spanish-Speaking and Latin American Women has a wealth of information of interest to researchers and practitioners in maternal and child health, obstetrics/gynecology, mental health, and women's health.
  • Introduction / Melisa M. Adams -- Reproductive Health Issues / Melisa M. Adams -- Maternal Morbidity / Melisa M. Adams -- Maternal Mortality / Melisa M. Adams -- Infant Morbidity / Melisa M. Adams -- The Continuum of Reproductive Loss from Pregnancy Through Infancy / Melisa M. Adams -- Birth Weight, Gestational Duration, and Fetal Growth / Melisa M. Adams -- Conclusion / Melisa M. Adams.
  • Perinatal patient safety and professional liability issues /Kathleen Rice Simpson --Integrating cultural beliefs and practices when caring for childbearing women and families /Lynn Clark Callister --Physiologic changes of pregnancy /Susan Tucker Blackburn --Psychosocial adaptation to pregnancy and postpartum /Jeanne Watson Driscoll --Antenatal care /Mary Lee Barron --High-risk pregnancy --Labor and birth /Kathleen Rice Simpson --Fetal assessment during labor /Kathleen Rice Simpson --Pain relief and comfort measures in labor /Patricia A. Creehan --Postpartum care /Dotti C. James --Newborn adaptation to extrauterine life /Debbie Askin --Newborn physical assessment --Newborn nutrition /Jill Janke --Common neonatal complications /Patricia Nash and Joan Renaud Smith.
  • Perinatal nutrition 2005, CRCnetBASE
  • The site includes data and information for each state, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the United States on prenatal care, low birthweight, infant mortality, poverty, health insurance coverage, and other topics related to maternal and child health.

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