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Book Pages: 214 - Publish Date: 2003 - Publisher: UNM Press
Description: This study of disease among the native peoples of the New World before and after 1492 challenges many widely held notions about encounters between European and native peoples. Whereas many late twentieth century scholars blamed the catastrophic decline of postconquest native populations on the introduction of previously unknown infections from the Old World, Alchon argues that the experiences of n...
Author(s): Michael Dahl
Book Pages: 24 - Publish Date: 2004-01-01 - Publisher: Capstone
Description: "Doctor, doctor, I snore so loudly, I keep waking up." "Doctor, doctor, I think I'm a dog." You'll never get sick of laughing as you read these jokes!
Book Pages: 970 - Publish Date: 2010-03-01 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Description: The Human Central Nervous System di Nieuwenhuys è ormai un "classico" nel campo della neurologia. Le eccezionali illustrazioni che arricchiscono il testo rappresentano ancora oggi la sua principale caratteristica: 390 tra figure e disegni costituiscono un atlante completo e pratico per l’interpretazione degli studi di neuroimaging. La seconda edizione italiana è basata sulla quarta edizione in...
Book Pages: Unknown - Publish Date: 1834 - Publisher: Unknown
Description: 1896-1932 includes proceedings of Société de thérapeutique. For 1896-97 the proceedings were issued in special vols. with title: Bulletin général ... Société de thérapeutique et pharmacologie, v.1-2. 1897 numbered also as v.134 of the set.
Book Pages: 379 - Publish Date: 2008-06-01 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Description: This is an easy-to-use handbook written for the clinician and other healthcare professionals who treat and counsel pregnant women and women of child-bearing age. The authors provide historical perspective and background to support recommendations which are provided in each chapter. Importantly for the practitioners, recommendations and guidelines have been summarized and provided in tables that ar...
Book Pages: 271 - Publish Date: 1999-03-31 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Description: Scientists and clinicians attending the last "New Directions in Antiviral Therapy" conference in late 1994 could hardly have predicted the revolution in the management of patients with HIV infection that has occurred since. Two new classes of antiretrovirals have been licensed, the second-site RT inhibitors and the protease inhibitors; the long in cubation period of active HIV infection, when the ...
Book Pages: 414 - Publish Date: 2007-12-08 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Description: This is the third edition of a comprehensive study of the neuronal disorders of the lower gastrointestinal tract in children. Important new studies and progress in research on bowel motility and motility disorders are covered in detail as well as new aspects concerning the embryology, functional anatomy of the enteric nervous system. In particular new insights have been received from the studies in the genetics of Hirschsprung's disease. Special emphasis is laid on new surgical techniques, especially on the laparoscopic approach in combination with Soave's or Duhamel's technique.
Book Pages: 256 - Publish Date: 1997 - Publisher: Psychology Press
Description: The reception of Michel Foucault's work in the social sciences and humanities has been phenomenal. Foucault's concepts and methodology have encouraged new approaches to old problems and opened up new lines of enquiry. This book assesses the contribution of Foucault's work to research and thinking in the area of health and medicine, and shows how key researchers in the sociology of health and illne...
Book Pages: Unknown - Publish Date: 1894 - Publisher: Unknown
Description: List of members in each vol.
Author(s): Marc Gertsch
Book Pages: 339 - Publish Date: 2008-10-16 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Description: For every physician that interprets ECGs, there is great need to understand a vast amount of information regarding the technique. That the basics of the technique have changed little over the last 100 years means that there is a huge amount of subtle detail that must be learnt to enable its effective use as a diagnostic test. The ECG technique is critical for deciding upon further diagnostic proce...