Program120 Male A Handbook on Preventive Medicine: A condensed version of the first ten chapters of his famous Program 120 textbook on disease prevention, in this book Dr. Purser discusses the top 10 causes of death in men and also provides all the known steps at that time to prevent them. He discusses such things cardiovascular disease, strokes, preventable accidents/trauma, lung and colon cancer, diabetes, and kidney failure. Everything is highly referenced and researched. Discover all the known western medical options that are known to prevent the top causes of death and learn to improve your life!
The closest you can get to seeing the USMLE Step 2 CK without actually taking it Family Medicine: PreTest Self-Assessment & Review is the perfect way to assess your knowledge of Family Medicine for the USMLE Step 2 CK and shelf exams. You'll find 500 USMLE-style questions and answers that address the clerkship's core competencies along with detailed explanations of both correct and incorrect answers. All questions have been reviewed by students who recently passed the boards and completed their clerkship to ensure they match the style and difficulty level of the exam. 500 USMLE-style questions and answers Detailed explanations for right and wrong answers Targets what you really need to know for exam success Student tested and reviewed
Program120 Female B Handbook on Preventive Medicine: A condensed version of the last half (on the benefit of hormones) of his famous Program 120 textbook on disease prevention, in this book Dr. Purser, a pituitary endocrinology researcher, lecturer and author, discusses normal lab values in women. He addresses proper testing, diagnosis, and hormone replacement therapy for hormones such as; somatropin, testosterone, thyroid, melatonin, progesterone, estradiol and DHEA. Everything is highly referenced and researched. He also gives steps on how to make your levels normal and to make your life better!
Are you confused as to why the foods and actions of your grandparents are now considered unhealthy, yet they lived in health to an old age? Are you tired of being told that pills, as opposed to diet, exercise, and lifestyle provide you with health? Perhaps your confusion is insight into the many issues with current medical recommendations that often take you out of the picture when it comes to your health. Perhaps it is time to take your health back into your hands.
Program120 Male B Handbook on Preventive Medicine: A condensed version of the last half (on the benefit of hormones) of his famous Program 120 textbook on disease prevention, in this book Dr. Purser, a pituitary endocrinology researcher, lecturer and author, discusses normal lab values in men. He addresses proper testing, diagnoses, and hormone replacement therapy for hormones such as; somatropin, testosterone, thyroid, melatonin, and DHEA. Everything is highly referenced and researched. He also gives steps on how to make your levels normal and to make your life better!
Emerging and experienced health services managers can hone their skills with these challenges and in-depth case studies. With more than 50% new content in this sixth edition, Cases in Health Services Management includes 28 cases and 12 ethics incidents that address contemporary issues encountered by administrators and managers, such as organizational change, ethical dilemmas, conflicts of interest, regional competition, staff misconduct, and patient safety. Complex, real-life management scenarios are presented for analysis, evaluation, and resolution by using a problem-solving methodology and applying knowledge, skills, and expertise from all areas of healthcare administration.The cases are wide ranging and cover varied healthcare settings, including: hospitals (large/small, urban/rural, academic); long-term care facilities; Pharmaceutical services; specialty and outpatient centers; and other service delivery settings.Providing an exceptional framework for decision making and debate, this casebook is an outstanding text for capstone and issues courses as well as a valuable resource for professional development seminars for practicing administrators and risk managers in health services settings. INSTRUCTOR MATERIALS FOR FACULTY: Case summaries; exercises and role-plays; discussion and debate questions; timelines; decision trees; analyses of key issues, root causes, options, feasibility, cost-benefit, stakeholder interests; supplemental documents
Stay on the cutting edge of today’s most promising trends in complementary and alternative medical treatments with Dr. David Rakel’s Integrative Medicine, 4th Edition. Written by physicians who are experts in both traditional and integrative medicine, this highly regarded, evidence-based reference covers therapies such as botanicals, supplements, mind-body, lifestyle choices, nutrition, exercise, spirituality, and more. Integrative Medicine, 4th Edition uses a clinical, disease-oriented approach, offering practical guidance for reducing costs and improving patient care.Helps you safely and effectively incorporate complementary and alternative therapies into your everyday practice, while focusing on prevention and wellness for a better quality of life. Uses the reliable SORT method (Strength of Recommendation Taxonomy) to provide evidence-based ratings, grading both the evidence and the relative potential harm. Explains how to make the best use of integrative medicine and the mechanisms by which these therapeutic modalities work, keeping you at the forefront of the trend toward integrative health care. Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, videos, and references from the book on a variety of devices. Includes 13 brand-new chapters, covering hot topics such as personalized medicine, MTHFR mutation, food allergy and intolerance, the gut-immune influence on systemic inflammation and disease, chelation therapy, testosterone deficiency, adrenal fatigue, and much more. Features more than 100 significantly revised chapters and hundreds of new figures and tables throughout. Provides online access to new multiple-choice questions for every chapter, perfect for board exam review - plus downloadable Patient Education Guides and video collections.
Trust the proven “Four Box” method to formulate ethically appropriate recommendations for patient careA Doody's Core Title for 2017!Clinical Ethics teaches healthcare providers how to effectively identify, evaluate, and resolve ethical issues in clinical medicine. Using the author acclaimed “Four Box Method” and numerous illustrative case examples, this book enables practitioners to gain a better understanding of the complexities involved in ethical cases and demonstrates how to reach resolution to ethical problems.Clinical Ethics goes beyond theory to offer a decision-making strategy applicable to real-world practice. Readers will learn an easy-to-apply system based on simple questions about medical indications, patient preferences, quality of life, and contextual features that clearly explain clinical ethics and help them formulate a sound diagnosis and treatment strategy. The case examples have been selected to demonstrate how principles apply to real-world everyday practice.The co-authors, a bioethicist, a physician and a lawyer/ psychoanalyst /philosopher, draw on more than forty years respectively of clinical experience to select exemplary cases of ethical problems and to reflect on how moral principles and concepts can guide clinicians in formulating ethically appropriate recommendations for patient care.A unique chapter organization:Each chapter of the book begins with some general considerations about the topic, and the ethical principle relevant to that topic. The clinical situations that generate ethical problems are then described and illustrated by clinically realistic medical cases. A short distillation of current opinion from the bioethical literature is provided, followed by an analysis of the cases.. The authors conclude with recommendations that the three authors have formulated from their extensive experience as bioethics consultants.