The genetics science is less than 150 years old, but its accomplishments have been astonishing. Genetics has become an indispensable component of almost all research in modern biology and medicine. Human genetic variation is associated with many, if not all, human diseases and disabilities. Nowadays, studies investigating any biological process, from the molecular level to the population level, use the “genetic approach” to gain understanding of that process.
Critical Thinking and Writing for Nursing Students
Added by: Anonymous | Karma: | ESP, Non-Fiction, Medicine | 8 December 2012
Critical thinking and writing are core skills that nursing students are expected to develop and evidence throughout their studies. However, many nursing students find learning to think critically a little daunting. This book is a clear and practical guide to help students develop these skills. The book explains what critical thinking is and its importance within nursing practice, how to use these skills in practical contexts, and how the student can demonstrate their abilities in written form. Throughout, the book demonstrates the transferable nature of critical thinking and reflection from academic contexts to the real practice of nursing.
Where Women Have No Doctor: A Health Guide for Women
Where Women Have No Doctor has been written to help women care for their own health, and to help community health workers or others to meet women's health needs problems that affect specifically women, or that affect women in different ways from men. It combines self-help medical information with an understanding of the ways in which poverty, discrimination and cultural beliefs may limit women's health or access to care.
Medical Writing: A Guide for Clinicians, Educators, and Researchers, 2nd Edition
Added by: decabristka | Karma: 30136.37 | ESP, Medicine | 20 November 2012
The first edition of this book (titled “The Clinician’s Guide to Medical Writing”) has become a standard in its field and remains an indispensible reference for any clinician, academic physician, or health professional who wishes to hone their writing skills. However, since its publication in 2004, significant changes have taken place in the way medical professionals communicate with each other and the world. Medical Writing: A Guide for Clinicians and Academicians, 2e retains all of the fundamental writing advice of the first edition and has been expanded to include two brand new chapters...
This is Some Important Clinical Procedures Videos. It Contains Videos For:
Conscious Sedation for Minor Procedures in Adults Fiberoptic Intubation Pulse Oximetry Hand Hygiene Intraosseous Catheter Placement in Children Arterial Puncture for Blood Gas Analysis Tympanocentesis in Children with Acute Otitis Media Clinical Evaluation of the Knee Diagnosing Otitis Media — Otoscopy and Cerumen Removal
Added by: amgamg | Karma: 1488.41 | Non-Fiction, Medicine | 31 October 2012
Schaum's Outline of Immunology
Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's Outlines. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.
Your nervous system is you. All the thoughts, perceptions, moods, passions, and dreams that make you an active, sentient being are the work of this amazing network of cells. For many centuries, people knew that this was true. But no one was sure how it happened. Now, thanks to the exciting new field of neuroscience, we can chart the workings of the brain and the rest of the nervous system in remarkable detail to explain how neurons, synapses, neurotransmitters, and other biological processes produce all the experiences of everyday life, in every stage of life.