WHO Classification of Tumours of Endocrine Organs (IARC WHO Classification of Tumours)

WHO Classification of Tumours of Endocrine Organs (IARC WHO Classification of Tumours)

The WHO Classification of Tumours of Endocrine Organs is the 10th volume in the 4th Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. This authoritative, concise reference provides an international standard for oncologists and pathologists and will serve as an indispensable guide for use in the design of studies evaluating response to therapy and clinical outcome. Diagnostic criteria, pathological features, and associated genetic alterations are described in a disease-oriented manner. Sections on all recognized neoplasms and their variants include new ICD-O codes, epidemiology, clinical features, pathology, genetics, prognosis, and predictive factors.The book, prepared by 166 authors from 25 countries, contains more than 700 color images and tables and more than 3100 references.

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, 4e

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, 4e

See how to identify and effectively manage oral diseases! Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, 4th Edition provides state-of-the-art information on the wide variety of diseases that may affect the oral and maxillofacial region. Over 1,400 radiographs and full-color clinical photos ― that’s more than any other reference ― bring pathologies and conditions to life. New to this edition is coverage of the latest advances in diagnosis and disease management, plus topics such as hereditary dental anomalies and oral lesions associated with cosmetic fillers. Written by well-known oral pathology educators Brad Neville, Douglas Damm, Carl Allen, and Angela Chi, this market leader is your go-to reference for the care of patients with oral disease!Comprehensive contemporary overview of oral and maxillofacial pathology includes a brief description of each individual lesion or pathologic condition and the kind of pathologic process that it represents, followed by a discussion of its clinical and/or radiographic presentation, histopathologic features, and its treatment and prognosis.Over 1,400 radiographs and full-color clinical photos facilitate the identification and classification of lesions and disease states.Up-to-date concepts of pathogenesis and disease management help you understand the diseases that affect oral and maxillofacial structures, formulate an accurate diagnosis, and institute proper treatment.Logical organization by body system or disease process makes it easy to look up specific conditions.Comprehensive appendix on differential diagnosis organizes disease entities according to their most prominent or identifiable clinical features, helping you find and formulate differential diagnoses.Information on forensic dentistry, methamphetamine, and gene mutations addresses some of today’s leading topics in oral pathology research.Differential diagnosis case studies on the Evolve companion website include correct answers and rationales, offering more opportunities to improve your identification skills and diagnostic competency. NEW cutting-edge content includes pathologies and conditions such as localized juvenile spongiotic gingival hyperplasia, oral lesions associated with cosmetic fillers, oropharyngeal carcinomas related to human papillomavirus (HPV), IgG4-related disease and mammary analogue secretory carcinomas, Globodontia, Lobodontia, Leishmaniasis, and Xanthelasma.Over 130 NEW full-color photos and over 40 NEW radiographs bring common and uncommon disease states more clearly to life.

An Advanced Review of Speech-language Pathology: Preparation for the Praxis and Comprehensive Examination

An Advanced Review of Speech-language Pathology: Preparation for the Praxis and Comprehensive Examination

This popular national and international best seller and the #1 choicefor Praxis-SLP is a must for your library! The fourth edition featuresnew, updated test questions based on the very latest edition of thePraxis examination. It is a comprehensive review, study guide, textbookand reference rolled into one. Only the most current, important, and relevant information isextracted from the entire field of speech-language pathology. Eachchapter includes practice questions in multiple-choice formats, alongwith answers. Quick response codes (QR codes) embedded throughout thechapters can be scanned to lead you immediately to relevant websiteswith extended information.

Manual of Surgical Pathology: Expert Consult - Online and Print, 3e (Expert Consult Title: Online + Print)

Manual of Surgical Pathology: Expert Consult - Online and Print, 3e (Expert Consult Title: Online + Print)

Dr. Lester’s Manual of Surgical Pathology, 3rd Edition offers complete, practical guidance on the evaluation of the surgical pathology specimen, from its arrival in the department to preparation of the final report. Inside, you’ll find step-by-step instructions on specimen processing, tissue handling, gross dissection technique, histological examination, application of special stains, development of a differential diagnosis, and more. This thoroughly revised New Edition integrates cutting-edge procedures well as the latest staging and classification information. Coverage of the latest standards and procedures for the laboratory and handling of surgical pathology specimens are valuable assets to pathologists, pathology assistants, and anyone working in a pathology laboratory. Plus, with Expert Consult functionality, you’ll have easy access to the full text online as well as all of the book’s illustrations and links to Medline.• Features more than 150 tables that examine the interpretation of histochemical stains, immunohistochemical studies, electron microscopy findings, cytogenetic changes, and much more. • Presents a user-friendly design, concise paragraphs, numbered lists, and bulleted material throughout the text that makes information easy to find. • Offers detailed instructions on the dissection, description, and sampling of specimens. • Includes useful guidance on operating room consultations, safety, microscope use, and error prevention. • Explains the application of pathology reports to patient management. • Discusses how to avoid frequent errors and pitfalls in pathology specimen processing.• Comes with access to expertconsult.com where you’ll find the fully searchable text and all of the book’s illustrations. • Includes all updates from the last three revisions of the Brigham & Women's Hospital in-house handbook, ensuring you have the best knowledge available. • Features new and updated tables in special studies sections, particularly immunohistochemistry with an increased number of antibodies covered, keeping you absolutely up to date. • Provides new tables that cover the histologic appearance of viruses and fungi and a table covering the optical properties of commonly seen noncellular material for easy reference. • Incorporates the TNM classification systems from the new 7th edition AJCC manual, including additional guidelines for the assessment of critical pathologic features. • Presents four new full size illustrations by Dr. Christopher French and Mr. Shogun G. Curtis, as well as 39 illustrations for the new tables on viruses, fungi, and noncellular material to aid in their recognition.

CT & MRI Pathology: A Pocket Atlas, Second Edition

CT & MRI Pathology: A Pocket Atlas, Second Edition

A pocket atlas of 180 of the most common pathologies visualized on CT and MRI¶ ¶ ¶ ¶ CT & MRI Pathology, 2e is a portable reference of 180 common pathologies seen in CT and on MRI. It concisely reviews the pathology, etiology, signs and symptoms, imaging characteristics, treatment, and prognosis for each disease/disorder and includes crisp, high-quality images to accompany every discussion. ¶ ¶ New to the second edition are an additional 90 disease topics with new images.¶ ¶ ¶ ¶ Features¶ ¶ Written by a radiographic technologist and a radiologist¶ ¶ Images are organized by body system for easy reference¶ ¶ Detailed summaries

Pathology: Implications for the Physical Therapist, 3e

Pathology: Implications for the Physical Therapist, 3e

Understand how a patient’s conditions might affect physical therapy and outcomes so that you can design safe and effective interventions. The only pathology textbook written specifically for physical therapists, Pathology: Implications for the Physical Therapist, Third Edition, offers guidelines, precautions, and contraindications for interventions with patients who have musculoskeletal or neuromuscular problems as well as other conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, or pancreatitis. Learn about the cause of these conditions, the pathogenesis, medical diagnosis and treatment, and most importantly, the special implications for the therapist. In addition to addressing specific diseases and conditions, this text emphasizes health promotion and disease prevention strategies and covers issues with implications for physical therapy management, such as injury, inflammation, and healing; the lymphatic system; and biopsychosocial–spiritual impacts on health care. With this practical and evidence-based text, now enhanced with full-color illustrations and the latest research, you’ll know what to factor into your clinical decisions to achieve the best outcomes for your patients.Incorporates the Medical Model, the Disablement Model, and the ICF ModelIncorporates Preferred Practice Patterns from the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, Second Edition throughout the text Presents key information in at-a-glance format that is organized by body system for easy referenceProvides the basic science information and the clinical implications of disease within the rehabilitation process, covering common illnesses and diseases, adverse effects of drugs, organ transplantation, laboratory values, and much moreFocuses on health promotion and disease prevention throughout“Special Implications for the Therapist” sections present the most likely practice patterns associated with each disease or disorder and address precautions, contraindications, and considerations specific to PTs. Current information on conditions, medical testing and treatment, and practice models keeps you up-to-date on the latest research findings and recent changes in the field. Companion Evolve site provides easy access to articles referenced in the text with links to Medline. Tables and text boxes throughout the text summarize important information and highlight key points. Full color interior design, photos, and illustrations Chapter on Behavioral, Social, and Environmental Factors Contributing to Disease and Dysfunction includes clinical models of health, variations in client populations, and lifestyle factors that are important to consider when treating a patient. “A Therapist’s Thoughts” offers personal and clinical insights from experienced therapists specializing in cystic fibrosis, lymphedema, and psychological problems. Now covers the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF), a model that includes the level of participation in desired activities as a criterion for establishing status and goals UPDATED! Evidence-based content with over 6,000 references EXPANDED chapter on the lymphatic system features additional sections on lymphatic diseases plus exercise guidelines, education, and a home program for patients with a compromised lymphatic system. UPDATED chapter on lab values features new information on potassium levels and exercise, albumin levels related to nutrition and wound healing, and coagulation studies in relation to exercise. EXPANDED chapter on Psychosocial–Spiritual Impact on Health Care offers new information on fear avoidance behaviors, substance abuse, malingering, personality disorders, abuse, eating disorders, and the impact of nonphysical trauma to health and disease as well as combat trauma, torture, and the effects of war. Appendix B: Guidelines for Activity and Exercise includes updated information on aquatic physical therapy from leaders in the field, emphasizing precautions and contraindications for this modality.

Anatomy & Pathology:The World's Best Anatomical Charts Book (The World's Best Anatomical Chart Series)

Anatomy & Pathology:The World's Best Anatomical Charts Book (The World's Best Anatomical Chart Series)

The Sixth Edition of Anatomy & Pathology: The World’s Best Anatomical Charts features 52 new and updated anatomical charts created by some of the world's best medical illustrators. This reference is an essential addition to every library, whether you are a health professional, student, or interested consumer. These anatomical charts show the human body in a format that provides a clear and visual understanding of human anatomy, physiology, and diseases. Medical terminology and easy-to-understand supporting text are printed directly on each chart so you never have to refer to a separate key card or manual. The convenient size and format make it ideal for studying, patient consultation or quick reference.Systems of the Body: 12Structures of the Body:16Diseases, Disorders and Conditions: 2458 pages52 full color chartssize 10" x 12"Spiral bound, soft cover

Osmosis Renal Pathology

Osmosis Renal Pathology

Renal Pathology is the textbook companion to Osmosis’ popular video series on conditions affecting the urinary system. Containing over fifty easily-digestible summaries written and reviewed by medical experts, and over 580 of Osmosis’ trademark whiteboard-style illustrations, it’s a great way to supplement your learning.Each year, millions of people around the world succumb to kidney disorders. Many of these conditions are hard to understand but also very treatable. The kidneys play a crucial role in our overall health, and renal pathophysiology is one of the most fascinating and important subjects in clinical medicine, which is why we decided to make this the first book in Osmosis’ textbook series. Renal Pathology will teach you the ins-and-outs of more than fifty different conditions affecting the kidneys, bladder and urinary tract, from nephrotic and nephritic syndromes to renal tubular acidosis. Each chapter covers all the bases—pathology, physiology, causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment—finishing up with a short summary of the most salient points to reinforce everything you’ve read.In keeping with Osmosis’ accessible style, this textbook is designed with high-yield learning in mind. Renal Pathology offers succinct summaries of each topic, with plenty of visually appealing diagrams to show you exactly what’s going on in the body, step by step, with respect to the condition at hand. We’ve left lots of space in the margins for supplementary notes and scribblings, and included links at the top of each chapter that will bring you to the associated video within Osmosis. The textbook is fully indexed, and contains a detailed list of helpful resources for extra reading.Whether you’re a nursing student or a budding nephrologist, Renal Pathology is a must-have guide for anyone aspiring to work and make a difference in the medical field.In order to decrease our impact on the environment, these books are printed on demand. When you order a book, it’s printed immediately at the closest printing facility to your location. This decreases shipping time, shipping distance, decreases paper usage, and eliminates warehouse storage. As a result though, we do not accept returns.Don’t study it, Osmose it!

Handbook of Forensic Pathology, Second Edition

Handbook of Forensic Pathology, Second Edition

Handbook of Forensic Pathology, Second Edition is an up-to-date, concise manual illustrating all core aspects of modern forensic pathology. This edition retains the outline format of the original, which allows for quick access and rapid assimilation. Written in no-nonsense, easily understandable language, this precise and thorough yet compact resource contains extensively detailed entries from two of the nation’s foremost authorities on gunshot wounds and forensic pathology. With numerous instructional charts and diagrams and color photographs, it organizes a wealth of instructional and immediately applicable information. Features of the second edition include a chapter on nursing home death, added information on gunshot residue, and research on tasers, pepper spray, and excited delirium syndrome. Introducing medicolegal casework and documentation, this book explains protocols for the collection and recovery of evidence and DNA analysis and lists factors used to determine time of death and identity of the deceased. It identifies the natural causes of death in children and adults before devoting the remaining chapters to the myriad of non-natural causes including homicide, suicide, accidental, and undetermined. With meticulous detail and instant access to extensive information, this handbook is an indispensable tool for forensic pathologists, law enforcement, and legal personnel, as well as pathologists in training.


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