Virtual Reality in Medicine by Robert Riener, Matthias Harders (auth.)

By Robert Riener, Matthias Harders (auth.)

Virtual truth has the aptitude to supply descriptive and useful details for clinical education and remedy whereas relieving the sufferer or the health care professional. Multimodal interactions among the consumer and the digital atmosphere facilitate the new release of high-fidelity sensory impressions, through the use of not just visible and auditory, but in addition kinesthetic, tactile, or even olfactory suggestions modalities. at the foundation of the present physiological constraints, Virtual fact in Medicine derives the technical requisites and layout rules of multimodal enter units, screens, and rendering techniques.

Resulting from a path taught via the authors, Virtual fact in Medicine offers examples for surgical education, intra-operative augmentation, and rehabilitation which are already in use in addition to these at the moment in improvement. it truly is like minded as introductory fabric for engineering and machine technology scholars, in addition to researchers who are looking to research extra approximately simple applied sciences within the sector of digital truth utilized to drugs. It additionally offers a huge assessment to non-engineering scholars in addition to medical clients, who wish to research extra concerning the present cutting-edge and destiny functions of this technology.

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By Robert Riener, Matthias Harders (auth.)

Virtual truth has the aptitude to supply descriptive and useful details for clinical education and remedy whereas relieving the sufferer or the health care professional. Multimodal interactions among the consumer and the digital atmosphere facilitate the new release of high-fidelity sensory impressions, through the use of not just visible and auditory, but in addition kinesthetic, tactile, or even olfactory suggestions modalities. at the foundation of the present physiological constraints, Virtual fact in Medicine derives the technical requisites and layout rules of multimodal enter units, screens, and rendering techniques.

Resulting from a path taught via the authors, Virtual fact in Medicine offers examples for surgical education, intra-operative augmentation, and rehabilitation which are already in use in addition to these at the moment in improvement. it truly is like minded as introductory fabric for engineering and machine technology scholars, in addition to researchers who are looking to research extra approximately simple applied sciences within the sector of digital truth utilized to drugs. It additionally offers a huge assessment to non-engineering scholars in addition to medical clients, who wish to research extra concerning the present cutting-edge and destiny functions of this technology.

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Minimally Invasive Surgery in Orthopedics by Aaron G. Rosenberg (auth.), Giles R. Scuderi, Alfred J. Tria

By Aaron G. Rosenberg (auth.), Giles R. Scuderi, Alfred J. Tria (eds.)

The development of minimally invasive surgical procedure (MIS) in orthopedics has been dramatic world wide, as medical effects point out that sufferers who suffer MIS strategies more often than not event minimized blood loss, smaller incision scars, shorter sanatorium remains and swifter rehabilitation. Minimally Invasive surgical procedure in Orthopedics serves because the single-source reference within the box, compiled via well-known experts and jam-packed with information regarding even the main not easy MIS ideas. The ebook is split into sections that concentrate on the shoulder and elbow, the hip, the knee, the foot and ankle, the backbone, in addition to desktop navigation, and every part is seriously illustrated and obviously written for ease of figuring out. Orthopedic surgeons, citizens, and fellows who are looking to really comprehend MIS will locate this thorough textual content invaluable.

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By Aaron G. Rosenberg (auth.), Giles R. Scuderi, Alfred J. Tria (eds.)

The development of minimally invasive surgical procedure (MIS) in orthopedics has been dramatic world wide, as medical effects point out that sufferers who suffer MIS strategies more often than not event minimized blood loss, smaller incision scars, shorter sanatorium remains and swifter rehabilitation. Minimally Invasive surgical procedure in Orthopedics serves because the single-source reference within the box, compiled via well-known experts and jam-packed with information regarding even the main not easy MIS ideas. The ebook is split into sections that concentrate on the shoulder and elbow, the hip, the knee, the foot and ankle, the backbone, in addition to desktop navigation, and every part is seriously illustrated and obviously written for ease of figuring out. Orthopedic surgeons, citizens, and fellows who are looking to really comprehend MIS will locate this thorough textual content invaluable.

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Burns Regenerative Medicine and Therapy by Xia Sun, Bradford S. Weeks, Rong Xiang Xu, Xia Sun, Bradford

By Xia Sun, Bradford S. Weeks, Rong Xiang Xu, Xia Sun, Bradford S. Weeks

'Regenerative drugs' is an cutting edge idea representing a special method of the regeneration of sensible tissues and organs. This ebook unearths the medical rules at the back of this newly came across perform whereas teaching the reader within the method of wet- uncovered Burns remedy (MEBT) and delivering compelling examples of tissue and organ regeneration from usual cells incubated in effective nutrient baths. Prof. Xu - the inventor of MEBT and MEBO (Moist-Exposed Burns Ointment) - supplies an in-depth description of ways fit and pathological tissues behave in diversified therapy environments. additional, he demonstrates that normal cells can differentiate into diversified organ tissues and, for the 1st time, introduces MEBT together with using MEBO to the western clinical neighborhood. This e-book will upload a brand new measurement to the discussions on burns remedy, stem cells, immunology and phone biology. Burns experts will research of the recent most appropriate in burns remedy.

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By Xia Sun, Bradford S. Weeks, Rong Xiang Xu, Xia Sun, Bradford S. Weeks

'Regenerative drugs' is an cutting edge idea representing a special method of the regeneration of sensible tissues and organs. This ebook unearths the medical rules at the back of this newly came across perform whereas teaching the reader within the method of wet- uncovered Burns remedy (MEBT) and delivering compelling examples of tissue and organ regeneration from usual cells incubated in effective nutrient baths. Prof. Xu - the inventor of MEBT and MEBO (Moist-Exposed Burns Ointment) - supplies an in-depth description of ways fit and pathological tissues behave in diversified therapy environments. additional, he demonstrates that normal cells can differentiate into diversified organ tissues and, for the 1st time, introduces MEBT together with using MEBO to the western clinical neighborhood. This e-book will upload a brand new measurement to the discussions on burns remedy, stem cells, immunology and phone biology. Burns experts will research of the recent most appropriate in burns remedy.

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Thai Herbal Medicine: Traditional Recipes for Health and by Nephyr Jacobsen, C. Pierce Salguero

By Nephyr Jacobsen, C. Pierce Salguero

Thai herbs are a part of a colourful tradition of therapeutic that has been practiced and preserved over the centuries in conventional drugs colleges, Buddhist monasteries, and village houses far and wide Thailand. Many really old natural traditions remain practiced all through Thailand to today, and a few of those have now been well-known through the Ministry of Public wellbeing and fitness as a massive part of the country’s nationwide healthcare procedure. This revised and up-to-date version presents an summary of conventional Thai medicine—including either the idea and the sensible software of Thai delicacies, bodywork, and natural medication. Of curiosity to herbalist, therapeutic massage therapists, and practitioners of alternative replacement healthcare platforms, the publication introduces the fundamental rules of Thai natural therapeutic in basic and transparent phrases, and it incorporates a specified compendium of person herbs. better of all, this ebook is enjoyable, providing effortless recipes for domestic treatments, healthcare items, and delicacies that may make the realm of Thai culture come alive at your residence.

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By Nephyr Jacobsen, C. Pierce Salguero

Thai herbs are a part of a colourful tradition of therapeutic that has been practiced and preserved over the centuries in conventional drugs colleges, Buddhist monasteries, and village houses far and wide Thailand. Many really old natural traditions remain practiced all through Thailand to today, and a few of those have now been well-known through the Ministry of Public wellbeing and fitness as a massive part of the country’s nationwide healthcare procedure. This revised and up-to-date version presents an summary of conventional Thai medicine—including either the idea and the sensible software of Thai delicacies, bodywork, and natural medication. Of curiosity to herbalist, therapeutic massage therapists, and practitioners of alternative replacement healthcare platforms, the publication introduces the fundamental rules of Thai natural therapeutic in basic and transparent phrases, and it incorporates a specified compendium of person herbs. better of all, this ebook is enjoyable, providing effortless recipes for domestic treatments, healthcare items, and delicacies that may make the realm of Thai culture come alive at your residence.

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Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, Self-Assessment by Charles M. Wiener, Anthony S. Fauci, Eugene Braunwald,

By Charles M. Wiener, Anthony S. Fauci, Eugene Braunwald, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. L

The final word learn companion, in line with the vintage content material of Harrison's ideas of inner medication, 17e five celebrity DOODY'S evaluation! "As Harrison's is likely one of the all-time entire texts of inner medication, this booklet is going a long way in delineating what crucial proof needs to be mastered. The editors have assembled the specialists in drugs, which makes this ebook quite useful....The questions are posed, besides useful snap shots, in a fashion you will anticipate them at the exam. the reasons are direct from the father or mother textual content and comprehensive.... this can be one of many larger board reports on hand. it truly is complete and to the purpose. it's a beneficial device for somebody getting ready for the inner drugs certification examination." -- Doody's evaluation carrier by way of getting ready for IM Board certification or recertification/maintenance of certification, there is no larger examine instrument than the one who bears the Harrison's identify: Harrison's ideas of inner drugs, Self-Assessment and Board assessment. Reflecting the entire authority and accuracy of Harrison's seventeenth version content material, this guidebook beneficial properties greater than one thousand evaluation questions, besides entire solutions and factors derived from--and cross-referenced to--the father or mother textual content. additionally incorporated are references to fresh magazine articles that solidify your knowing of key info. gains: content material that heavily follows the association and insurance of the seventeenth variation of Harrison's rules of inner drugs greater than a thousand revised and up-to-date questions simulate these at the fundamental certification exam in inner medication High-yield content material displays the weighting of material incorporated at the inner medication exam Blueprint insurance spans the full spectrum of inner medication NEW! elevated colour Atlas insert

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By Charles M. Wiener, Anthony S. Fauci, Eugene Braunwald, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. L

The final word learn companion, in line with the vintage content material of Harrison's ideas of inner medication, 17e five celebrity DOODY'S evaluation! "As Harrison's is likely one of the all-time entire texts of inner medication, this booklet is going a long way in delineating what crucial proof needs to be mastered. The editors have assembled the specialists in drugs, which makes this ebook quite useful....The questions are posed, besides useful snap shots, in a fashion you will anticipate them at the exam. the reasons are direct from the father or mother textual content and comprehensive.... this can be one of many larger board reports on hand. it truly is complete and to the purpose. it's a beneficial device for somebody getting ready for the inner drugs certification examination." -- Doody's evaluation carrier by way of getting ready for IM Board certification or recertification/maintenance of certification, there is no larger examine instrument than the one who bears the Harrison's identify: Harrison's ideas of inner drugs, Self-Assessment and Board assessment. Reflecting the entire authority and accuracy of Harrison's seventeenth version content material, this guidebook beneficial properties greater than one thousand evaluation questions, besides entire solutions and factors derived from--and cross-referenced to--the father or mother textual content. additionally incorporated are references to fresh magazine articles that solidify your knowing of key info. gains: content material that heavily follows the association and insurance of the seventeenth variation of Harrison's rules of inner drugs greater than a thousand revised and up-to-date questions simulate these at the fundamental certification exam in inner medication High-yield content material displays the weighting of material incorporated at the inner medication exam Blueprint insurance spans the full spectrum of inner medication NEW! elevated colour Atlas insert

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The DOs: Osteopathic Medicine in America (2nd Edition) by Norman Gevitz

By Norman Gevitz

Overcoming suspicion, ridicule, and outright competition from the yankee scientific organization, the osteopathic clinical occupation this present day serves the overall healthiness wishes of greater than thirty million american citizens. The DOs chronicles the advance of this arguable clinical move from the 19th century to the current. Historian Norman Gevitz describes the philosophy and perform of osteopathy, in addition to its influence on remedy. From the theories underlying using spinal manipulation built by way of osteopathy's founder, Andrew Taylor nonetheless, Gevitz lines the movement's early luck, regardless of assaults from the orthodox clinical neighborhood, and information the inner struggles to increase osteopathy's scope to incorporate the complete variety of prescription drugs and surgical procedure. He additionally recounts the efforts of osteopathic schools to accomplish parity with associations granting M.D. levels and appears on the carrying on with attempt by way of osteopathic physicians and surgeons to accomplish higher popularity and visibility.

In print regularly due to the fact that 1982, The DOs has now been completely up-to-date and extended to incorporate new chapters addressing fresh and present demanding situations and to convey the background of the occupation as much as the start of the hot millennium.

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By Norman Gevitz

Overcoming suspicion, ridicule, and outright competition from the yankee scientific organization, the osteopathic clinical occupation this present day serves the overall healthiness wishes of greater than thirty million american citizens. The DOs chronicles the advance of this arguable clinical move from the 19th century to the current. Historian Norman Gevitz describes the philosophy and perform of osteopathy, in addition to its influence on remedy. From the theories underlying using spinal manipulation built by way of osteopathy's founder, Andrew Taylor nonetheless, Gevitz lines the movement's early luck, regardless of assaults from the orthodox clinical neighborhood, and information the inner struggles to increase osteopathy's scope to incorporate the complete variety of prescription drugs and surgical procedure. He additionally recounts the efforts of osteopathic schools to accomplish parity with associations granting M.D. levels and appears on the carrying on with attempt by way of osteopathic physicians and surgeons to accomplish higher popularity and visibility.

In print regularly due to the fact that 1982, The DOs has now been completely up-to-date and extended to incorporate new chapters addressing fresh and present demanding situations and to convey the background of the occupation as much as the start of the hot millennium.

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Dopaminergic Neuron Transplantation in the Weaver Mouse by Lazaros C. Triarhou (auth.)

By Lazaros C. Triarhou (auth.)

This ebook is the end result of fifteen years of study at the transplantation of dopaminergic neurons within the striatum of the weaver mouse (wv/wv), a neurological mutant characterised by way of genetically-determined degeneration of midbrain dopamine neurons. This mutant constitutes the single to be had laboratory version with a protracted ailment that mimics Parkinson's sickness. Structural and useful points of intrastriatal mesencephalic neuron grafting into the weaver version are reviewed, together with histochemical correlates of graft survival and integration, numerical features of donor mobilephone survival, ultrastructural findings on synaptogenesis, neurochemical indices of dopamine uptake and receptor binding, gene expression of structural and neurotransmitter-receptor comparable molecules, degrees of striatal amino acid receptors, and behavioural results of unilateral and bilateral neuronal transplantations.

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By Lazaros C. Triarhou (auth.)

This ebook is the end result of fifteen years of study at the transplantation of dopaminergic neurons within the striatum of the weaver mouse (wv/wv), a neurological mutant characterised by way of genetically-determined degeneration of midbrain dopamine neurons. This mutant constitutes the single to be had laboratory version with a protracted ailment that mimics Parkinson's sickness. Structural and useful points of intrastriatal mesencephalic neuron grafting into the weaver version are reviewed, together with histochemical correlates of graft survival and integration, numerical features of donor mobilephone survival, ultrastructural findings on synaptogenesis, neurochemical indices of dopamine uptake and receptor binding, gene expression of structural and neurotransmitter-receptor comparable molecules, degrees of striatal amino acid receptors, and behavioural results of unilateral and bilateral neuronal transplantations.

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ABC First Year by Geoffrey Chamberlain, Margery Morgan

By Geoffrey Chamberlain, Margery Morgan

(BMJ e-book) textual content has been up to date all through and redesigned within the present ABC structure. Covers association of care, common antenatal administration, fetal well being, paintings in being pregnant, raised blood strain, preterm exertions, a number of being pregnant, audit of start, and extra. past version: c1993. Softcover.

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By Geoffrey Chamberlain, Margery Morgan

(BMJ e-book) textual content has been up to date all through and redesigned within the present ABC structure. Covers association of care, common antenatal administration, fetal well being, paintings in being pregnant, raised blood strain, preterm exertions, a number of being pregnant, audit of start, and extra. past version: c1993. Softcover.

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Oxygen Transport to Tissue XXXVI by Harold M. Swartz, David K. Harrison, Duane F. Bruley

By Harold M. Swartz, David K. Harrison, Duane F. Bruley

This booklet comprises the refereed contributions from the forty first annual assembly of ISOTT. the once a year conferences of ISOTT collect scientists from quite a few fields (medicine, body structure, arithmetic, biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, etc.) in a different foreign discussion board. typically, ISOTT meetings are a spot, the place an environment of interplay is created, the place many questions are requested after every one presentation and vigorous discussions take place at a excessive medical point. This vibrant interplay is the most motivation for individuals to take part and achieve new principles and information within the huge box of oxygen shipping to tissue. The papers during this quantity summarize the various remarkable contributions from the forty first annual assembly. distinct gains during this quantity contain invited displays from senior contributors of ISOTT for the topic “the knowledge of ISOTT” within which founders, previous presidents and prize winners from past conferences supplied either leading edge new wisdom and built-in overviews of serious elements of the sphere. The shows and manuscripts additionally contain these supplied via the specific chance supplied by way of having a part of the ISOTT assembly overlap with the EPR-2013 assembly the place either all for preclinical and scientific measurements of oxygen, with a selected emphasis on cancer.

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By Harold M. Swartz, David K. Harrison, Duane F. Bruley

This booklet comprises the refereed contributions from the forty first annual assembly of ISOTT. the once a year conferences of ISOTT collect scientists from quite a few fields (medicine, body structure, arithmetic, biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, etc.) in a different foreign discussion board. typically, ISOTT meetings are a spot, the place an environment of interplay is created, the place many questions are requested after every one presentation and vigorous discussions take place at a excessive medical point. This vibrant interplay is the most motivation for individuals to take part and achieve new principles and information within the huge box of oxygen shipping to tissue. The papers during this quantity summarize the various remarkable contributions from the forty first annual assembly. distinct gains during this quantity contain invited displays from senior contributors of ISOTT for the topic “the knowledge of ISOTT” within which founders, previous presidents and prize winners from past conferences supplied either leading edge new wisdom and built-in overviews of serious elements of the sphere. The shows and manuscripts additionally contain these supplied via the specific chance supplied by way of having a part of the ISOTT assembly overlap with the EPR-2013 assembly the place either all for preclinical and scientific measurements of oxygen, with a selected emphasis on cancer.

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