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Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood Through Adulthood
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Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood Through Adulthood

Through vivid stories of the experiences of their patients (both adults and children), Drs. Hallowell and Ratey show the varied forms ADD takes -- from the hyperactive search for high stimulation to the floating inattention of daydreaming -- and the transforming impact of precise diagnosis and treatment.
 
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Clinical Anatomy: A Case Study Approach
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Clinical Anatomy: A Case Study ApproachClinical Anatomy: A Case Study Approach

Filled with 50 cases that consider 130 possible diagnoses, and more than 250 illustrations, this concise, highly accessible book is a must for medical students and professionals preparing for their courses, boards, and practice. With each chapter, you will gain insight into the fundamentals of human anatomy and--just as importantly--its relevance to actual clinical practice. Clinical Anatomy features an intuitive body region organization, which is consistent with the common instructional approach of medical gross anatomy courses. No other guide offers you the opportunity to interact with clinical conditions on a level that so closely approximates clinical practice.
 
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Encyclopedia of Medicine, 5th Edition
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The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, 5th EditionThe Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, 5th Edition

The fact that some alternative health treatments are now covered by health insurance is proof that they have entered the mainstream. The second edition of this set is "a one-stop source for alternative medical information" containing more than 800 articles covering 150 therapies, 275 diseases and conditions, and 300 herbs and other remedies. Alternative health practitioners, educators, pharmacists, and medical writers wrote the alphabetical, signed articles. All entries have resource lists of books, articles, and organizations, and many are illustrated with black-and-white photographs.
 
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A Comprehensive Review for the Certification and Recertification Examinations for Physician Assistants, 4 Edition
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A Comprehensive Review for the Certification and Recertification Examinations for Physician Assistants, 4 EditionA Comprehensive Review for the Certification and Recertification Examinations for Physician Assistants, 4 Edition

This exam review book has been developed and endorsed by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA). This new Fourth Edition features "high-yield" outline format review and pre- and post-test questions based on the blueprint drafted by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). The text provides balanced coverage between educational concepts and clinical practice.
A companion website features fully searchable text and a question bank offering a total of 600 pre- and post-test questions. The 300 pretest questions also appear in the book.
 
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The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders, 2 edition
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The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders, 2 editionThe Handbook of Adult Language Disorders, 2 edition

The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders is the essential guide to the scientific and clinical tenets of aphasia study and treatment. It focuses on how language breaks down after focal brain damage, what patterns of impairment reveal about normal language, and how recovery can be optimally facilitated. It is unique in that it reviews studies from the major disciplines in which aphasia research is conducted―cognitive neuropsychology, linguistics, neurology, neuroimaging, and speech-language pathology―as they apply to each topic of language.
 
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Английский разговорник и словарь по медицине
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Английский разговорник и словарь по медицинеАнглийский разговорник и словарь по медицине

Разговорник и словарь по медицине предназначен для людей, выезжающих за границу на лечение в клиниках, оздоровление и отдых на горных, морских курортах и минеральных водах.
 
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Illustrated Guide to Medical Terminology, 2nd edition
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Illustrated Guide to Medical Terminology, 2nd editionIllustrated Guide to Medical Terminology, 2nd edition

Supported by a new, dedicated mobile app and a suite of online learning tools, the groundbreaking ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY, Second Edition, is now even more effective for today's learners. This proven text teaches fundamental medical terms using word parts, without bogging down in detailed anatomy and physiology discussions. A highly visual approach--with abundant use of tables, charts, and illustrations--makes the text an effective resource for readers of diverse backgrounds, including ESL speakers, individuals focused on career preparation, and auditory and visual learners.
 
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