NMS Surgery National Medical Series for Independent Study, 6th Edition

by Jarrell

Depend on NMS Surgery, 6th Edition, to help you successfully complete your clerkship, prepare for the shelf/end-of-rotation exam, and study for the boards.  Concise coverage, an online interactive student quiz bank, new text features, and USMLE-format questions make it an ideal guide for effective study and review, while retaining the elements that have made it a reliable, go-to resource for a generation of medical and advanced practice students.
Now in full color for the first time, this practical review tool has been significantly updated to reflect current practices in surgery. Even more user-friendly than before, the easy-to-read outline format makes your study more efficient and offers a thorough review for your exams and beyond. In addition, this title is packaged with access to the interactive eBook version at no additional cost!


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Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine 3rd Edition

Stephen Chapman; Grace Robinson; John Stradling; Sophie West
>Revised and updated for its third edition, the Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine is the must-have resource for junior doctors and students, and all clinicians caring for patients with respiratory problems. Concise, practical, and designed for rapid access to essential information, this handbook will ensure you have everything you need for the ward, clinic, or exams. This handbook covers the latest clinical guidelines and developments in the field. It features unique sections on practical procedures and a symptoms section to aid in differential diagnosis and clinical management. Practical advice on management is integrated throughout and a dedicated section on respiratory emergencies ensures you can cope with any eventuality. New sections such as thoracic ultrasound, indwelling pleural catheters, safe sedation, and cardiopulmonary exercise testing have been added, and all major respiratory diseases and symptoms are covered in practical, succinct chapters. This third edition will ensure you have all the information you need at your fingertips.


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Principles and Practice of Gynecologic Oncology, 6th Edition Retail PDF

Principles and practice of gynecologic oncologyByRichard R. Barakat, MD, FACOG, FACS, Chief, Gynecology Service, Department of Surgery, Ronald O. Perelman Chair in Gynecologic Surgery, Vice Chairman, Clinical Activities, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York Andrew Berchuck, MD, Director, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director, Gynecologic Cancer Program, Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina Maurie Markman, MD, Senior Vice President for Clinical Affairs, National Director of Medical Oncology, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Marcus E. Randall, MD, FACR, FASTRO, Professor and Chair, Department of Radiation Medicine, Markey Foundation Endowed Chair, University of Kentucky, Chief, Ambulatory Services, UK HealthCare, Lexington, Kentucky

Today, multidisciplinary approaches to treatment are at the heart of cancer care. They offer improved clinical outcomes, new possibilities in patient quality of life, and enable the development of true innovation in individualized treatment.

To accurately reflect this modern day approach to cancer care, the content of the 6th edition of Principles and Practice of Gynecologic Oncology was written entirely
by surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and pathologists. New to the editorial team, Dr. Andrew Berchuck has made significant contributions to the understanding of the molecular pathogenesis of ovarian and endometrial cancer in the book’s content.
Every chapter of this book has been either completely rewritten or extensively updated to ensure that everyone involved in treating women with gynecologic cancer will have the most comprehensive and up-to-date information on the subject.
Traditionally available as a printed textbook, now it comes with a completely revamped digital experience, powered by Inkling!
Key Features:
4-color layout with over 550 illustrations New chapters include “Molecular Pathogenesis of Gynecologic Cancers”, “Hereditary GYN Cancers”, “Minimally Invasive Surgery”, “Diagnostic Imaging”, and “Comparative Effectiveness Research in Gynecologic Oncology” A valuable resource for residents and fellows in training Digital version can be used for clinic, conferences, or as an authoritative source of knowledge available in real time 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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2014-2015 Basic and Clinical Science Course (BCSC): Section 3: Clinical Optics

Clinical Opticsby American Academy of Ophthalmology (Author), Dimitri T. Azar MD

Section 3 has been completely reorganized for easier use! You’ll find more real-life clinical examples, many new figures and new learning exercises to help gauge your understanding of the material. Section 3 provides a comprehensive overview of clinical optics, including current applications of optical phenomena such as lasers, spectacles, IOLs and refractive surgery. Presents optics of the human eye; basic concepts of geometric optics; ophthalmic instruments and contact lenses. Vision rehabilitation is also discussed.

Upon completion of Section 3, readers should be able to:

Outline the principles of light propagation and image formation and work through some of the fundamental equations that describe or measure such properties as refraction, reflection, magnification and vergence
Define the various types of visual perception and function, including visual acuity, brightness sensitivity, color perception and contrast sensitivity
Explain the optical principles underlying various modalities of refractive correction: spectacles, contact lenses, intraocular lenses and refractive surgery


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