Keywords: legal, medicine, college, american
Number of Pages: 768
List price: $199.00
Regarded as the citable treatise in the field, the 7th Edition of Legal Medicine explores and illustrates the legal implications of medical practice and the special legal issues arising from managed care. Edited by the American College of Legal Medicine Textbook Committee, it features comprehensive discussions on a myriad of legal issues that health care professionals face every day. Substantially revised and expanded and written in a plain manner, this New Edition includes 20 brand-new chapters that address the hottest topics in the field today. Will also serve as the syllabus for the Board R
Author: John S. Axford
Keywords: medicine, biology, experimental, advances, glycobiology
Number of Pages: 286
List price: $139.00
St. Georges Hospital and Medical School, London, UK. Summarizes some of the major recent developments in glycobiology as a result from the 6th Glycobiology and Medicine meeting. For researchers. DNLM: Glycosylation--Congresses.
Author: William Osler
Publisher: Kaplan Publishing
Keywords: medicine, classics, kaplan, evolution, modern
Number of Pages: 240
List price: $9.95
The Evolution of Modern Medicine consists of a series of historic lectures delivered by William Osler at Yale University in 1913. In these lectures, of which exists only one in-print edition, the renowned physician and medical historian Osler chronicles the history of medical science from its most ancient origins to the rise of modern medicine, in which he played an important role.
Authors:L.S. Cahill, M.A. Farley,
Keywords: medicine, theology, morality, embodiment
Number of Pages: 236
List price: $213.00
Embodiment, Morality and Medicine deals with the relevance of `embodiment’ to bioethics, considering both the historical development and contemporary perspectives on the mind--body relation. The emphasis of all authors is on the importance of the body in defining personal identity as well as on the role of social context in shaping experience of the body. Among the perspectives considered are Christian, Jewish, Islamic, Buddhist, and African-American. Feminist concerns are important throughout.
Author: Bernard L. DeKoning
Publisher: Office of the Surgeon General
Keywords: medicine, military, textbooks, recruit
Number of Pages: 638
List price: $77.50
Covers important aspects of recruit medicine, such as the medical qualifications process; health promotion and environmental risk management; chronic diseases such as asthma; injury prevention and management; communicable illnesses; behavior, dental, and women’s health; and recruit mortality.
Author: Martin Schwellnus
Keywords: medicine, sports, encyclopaedia, sport, olympic, textbook
Number of Pages: 624
List price: $188.95
This comprehensive new volume in the Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series, published under the auspices of the International Olympic Committee, delivers an up-to-date, state of the art presentation of the medical conditions that athletes may suffer from during training and competition. Presented in a clear style and format, The Olympic Textbook of Medicine in Sport, covers not only the basic approach to training, monitoring training and the clinical implications of excessive training, but also deals with all the major systems in the body, and focuses on medical conditions that athletes may