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Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th Edition
by Merriam-Webster

Language

English

Pages

1664

Publication Date

June 12, 2009

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<p>You can set this dictionary as your default Kindle dictionary and look up words while reading. The default setting is The New Oxford American Dictionary included on your Kindle, but you have the option to change your default setting to this compatible dictionary after purchase.</p> <p>This hardcover version of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Eleventh Edition, is jacketed, has a navy kivar binding, and is plain-edged (no thumb indexing). For this new edition, America's largest staff of lexicographers made more than 100,000 changes and added more than 10,000 new words and senses, such as 'convergence', 'Frankenfood', 'phat', 'psyops, and 'vermiculture'. The Eleventh Edition also features over 40,000 usage examples - more than ever before - which clarify confused or disputed terms. Additionally, thousands of phrases and idioms help distinguish vocabulary for language learners. Special sections include A Handbook of Style, An Essay on the English Language, and Signs and Symbols. Over 55 million copies of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary have been sold, spanning a time period of over 100 years.</p>
Medical Terminology: The Best and Most Effective Way to Memorize,...
by David Andersson

Language

English

Pages

182

Publication Date

November 14, 2016

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<h1>Medical Terminology </h1><hr><h3><strong><br /></strong></h3><h3><strong><u>Let’s be very clear about this</u></strong>: if you want to feel proud of yourself and do a great job in the health care field, you need to learn and understand medical terminology. </h3><h3><br /></h3><h3>It is a fundamental part of the future of your career. Which means you do not want to embarrass yourself and reach for a dictionary every time somebody asks you to explain different symptoms, diagnoses or tests. Oh, and knowing medical terminology makes you feel smart which is the best feeling in the world! </h3><hr><h3><br /></h3><h3>'Nuff said, what are the benefits of appropriately learning the <strong>medical language</strong>? The boring (but very important) part</h3><h3><br /></h3><h3><u>You will:</u></h3><h3><br /></h3><ul><li><h3>..NOT feel stupid and waste valuable time. Especially in emergency situations, you won't have the time to extract things you don’t know from a dictionary. </h3></li><li><h3>..Learn the language of Medicine</h3></li><li><h3>..Be able to help other doctors and nurses to write quickly and efficiently in the records so that they can be onto the next patient.</h3></li><li><h3>..Use Medical Terminology every single day at work.</h3></li></ul><h3>Wheather you're striving to become an <strong>EMT, nurse, doctor, medical assistant</strong> - this book is for you! Perfect when preparing for the <strong>MCAT</strong>!</h3><h3>If you are not convinced yet, please read no further. There is a slight chance medicine is not your cup of tea. Otherwise, please click the <u>add to cart button</u> and enjoy 243 pages of your future! </h3>
CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2019
by , Michael W. Rabow

Language

English

Pages

1904

Publication Date

September 10, 2018

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<div><b>Know what the experts know and incorporate it into your daily practice with the #1 annual guide to internal medicine</b></div><div><b><br /> </b></div><div><b>INCLUDES 7 ONLINE-ONLY CHAPTERS AT NO ADDITIONAL COST!</b></div><div><b>Visit: www.AccessMedicine.com/CMDT</b></div><div><b><br /> </b></div><div>Written by clinicians renowned in their respective fields, <i>CMDT</i> offers the most current insight into epidemiology, symptoms, signs, and treatment for more than 1,000 diseases and disorders. For each topic, you’ll find concise, evidence-based answers to questions about hospital and ambulatory medicine. This streamlined clinical companion is the fastest and easiest way to keep abreast of the latest diagnostic advances, prevention strategies, and cost-effective treatments. </div><div><br /> </div><div><b>Features and content critical to clinical practice: </b></div><div>•<span></span>Strong emphasis on the practical aspects of clinical diagnosis and patient management in all fields of internal <span></span>medicine</div><div>•<span></span>Full review of all internal medicine and primary care topics, including gynecology and obstetrics, <span></span>dermatology, <span></span>neurology, ophthalmology, geriatrics, and palliative care </div><div>•<span></span>Update of newly emerging infections and their treatments</div><div>•<span></span>Specific disease prevention information</div><div>•<span></span>Hundreds of medication tables, with indexed trade names and updated prices – plus helpful diagnostic and <span></span>treatment algorithms</div><div>•<span></span>Recent references with PMID numbers</div><div>•<span></span>Full-color photographs and illustrations (many new to this edition)</div><div><br /> </div><div><br /> </div><div><b>HERE ARE SOME OF THE MANY UPDATES AND ADDITIONS:</b></div><div>•<span></span>Revised section on pain management at the end of life</div><div>•<span></span>Updated ACC/AHA guidelines for treatment of valvular disease</div><div>•<span></span>New ACC/AHA and Hypertension Canada blood pressure guidelines</div><div>•<span></span>New FDA approved medications for treatment of breast cancer</div><div>•<span></span>New colon cancer screening recommendations from the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force</div><div>•<span></span>Acclaimed annual update of HIV/AIDS</div><div>•<span></span>New classification of epilepsy</div><div><b>•</b><span></span>Revised recommendations for treating hepatitis C virus-associated kidney disease</div><div>•<span></span>Revised chapter on psychiatric disordersNew FDA approved medication for gastric adenocarcinoma </div><div>•<span></span>Updated information about treating spinal muscular atrophy</div><div><br /> </div>
Pocket Medicine: The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of I...
by Marc S. Sabatine

Language

English

Pages

280

Publication Date

October 18, 2016

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Quick access to key clinical information and solutions to common problems in internal medicine – as close as your pocket!  Pocket Medicine, Sixth Edition, is your go-to resource for fast answers to diagnostic questions you’ll face on rounds and exams. Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this portable, best-selling reference tackles the diagnosis and treatment of the most common disorders in cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, nephrology, hematology-oncology, infectious diseases, endocrinology, rheumatology, and neurology.  Bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms focus on the information you need in order to make an accurate diagnosis and develop a treatment plan.
BOPOD - The Language of Medicine
by Davi-Ellen Chabner

Language

English

Pages

1022

Publication Date

January 21, 2016

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<p>Bring medical terminology to life with Davi-Ellen Chabner's bestselling <b>The Language of Medicine, 11th Edition!</b> An illustrated, easy-to-understand approach presents medical terms within the context of the body’s anatomy and physiology, and in health and disease. With this proven resource, you’ll learn a working medical vocabulary built on the most frequently encountered prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms. Practical exercises and case studies make learning more interesting and demonstrate how medical terms are used in practice. Take advantage of interactive activities, games, quizzes, and flash cards on the Evolve companion website, and you will be ready to communicate fluently in the clinical setting and succeed in your healthcare career.</p><ul><b><li>Self-study text/workbook approach</b> reinforces learning every step of the way with a wide variety of exercises, labeling diagrams, pronunciation tests, and reviews, all organized by body systems with additional chapters on key areas of health care such as cancer and psychiatry.</li><li><b>Simple, clear, non-technical explanations</b> demystify medical terminology even if you have little or no background in medicine or science.</li><li><b>More than 500 full-color illustrations</b> depict the details of anatomy, physiology, and pathology, putting medical terms in the context of the structure and function of the body system.</li><li><b>Practical applications</b> such as case reports, operative and diagnostic tests, and laboratory and x-ray reports demonstrate the use of medical terminology in the clinical environment.</li><li><b><i>Pronunciation of Terms</b></i> at the end of each chapter include phonetic spellings and spaces to write the meanings of terms.</li><li><b>Abbreviations</b> <b>of terminology</b> make it easy to learn the medical shorthand used in clinical practice.</li><li><b>Error-prone abbreviations list </b>derived from the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) list alerts you to abbreviations that should not be used in the clinical setting.</li><li><b>Comprehensive glossaries and appendices</b> serve as quick references for use in the classroom and on the job.</li><li><b>An Evolve companion website</b> lets you practice word parts and building terms with interactive<b> </b>word games, learning exercises, an audio glossary with pronunciations of over 3,000 terms, animations, an anatomy coloring book, electronic flash cards, and more. </li> </ul><ul><b><li>NEW terms and procedures </b>keep you up to date with healthcare advances.</li><li><b>NEW</b> <b>pathology photos</b> illustrate difficult terms and procedures more clearly, showing the conditions that you will see, code, or manage in healthcare settings.</li><li><b>NEW</b> <b><i>Hint</i> feature</b> provides helpful clues that assist with learning and retention of terminology.</li><li><b>NEW! Electronic healthcare records</b> on the Evolve companion website allows you to practice working with today’s medical records.</li><li><b>NEW</b> <b>anatomic, pathologic and procedural animations</b> on Evolve bring terminology to life and offer a 3D glimpse into the clinical world. </li><li><b>NEW</b> <b>medical reports audio</b> on Evolve provides the aural practice you need to be able to understand medical terminology in clinical settings.</li> </ul>
Nursing2019 Drug Handbook (Nursing Drug Handbook)
by Lippincott

Language

English

Pages

1856

Publication Date

February 12, 2013

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THE #1 Drug Guide for nurses & other clinicians…always dependable, always up to date!<br />  <br />Look for these outstanding features<br />Completely updated nursing-focused drug monographs featuring over 3,650 generic, brand-name, and combination drugs in an easy A-to-Z format<br />37 brand-new FDA-approved drugs in this edition, including 33 complete monographs—tabbed and conveniently grouped in a handy “new drugs” section for easy retrieval<br />More than 8,000 clinical updates—new dosages and indications, Black Box warnings, adverse reactions, nursing considerations, clinical alerts, and patient teaching information<br />NEW logos highlighting biosimilar drugs and drugs with genetic-related considerations<br />NEW appendix—Ophthalmic drugs: Indications and dosages<br />Special focus on U.S. and Canadian drug safety issues and concerns  <br />Photoguide insert with images of 462 commonly prescribed tablets and capsules<br /> <br />Plus FREE companion Toolkit available online through NDHnow.com<br />Monthly FDA updates featuring newly approved drugs, indications, and warnings<br />Pharmacology videos, audio pronunciation guide, and English-Spanish translator<br />Equianalgesic dosing guidelines for opioid drugs<br />Mechanisms and sites of action graphics for selected drugs<br />NCLEX®-style questions, free CE tests, plus bonus discounts…and more!
Dosage Calculations for Nursing Students: Master Dosage Calculati...
by , Chase Hassen

Language

English

Pages

128

Publication Date

August 15, 2018

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<h2>Do You Want to Learn a Few Simple Methods of Solving Dosage Calculations WITHOUT a Bunch of Formulas?</h2><br />Would you like to raise your hand in your dosage calculation class, after the instructor explains a complicated formula, and ask to approach the white board to show the class a much simpler method?<br /><br />Do you want to go on your clinicals knowing that you have a solid foundation in dosage calculations?<br /><br />Do you want to walk into your Nursing Calculations class on the first day knowing that you can ace all the tests before the course begins?<br /><br /><b>If you answered yes to any of these questions, this book is for you...<br /></b><br /><h2>Unit 1 Covers Essential Skills:</h2><br /><ul><li>The Metric System</li><li>Apothecary/Avoirdupois/Household Systems</li><li>Ratios</li><li>Conversion Factors</li></ul><h2>Unit 2 Covers Auxiliary Subjects:</h2><br /><ul><li>Rounding Numbers</li><li>Roman Numerals</li><li>Scientific Notation</li><li>Military Time</li></ul><h2>Unit 3 Will Teach You One Simple Method to Set Up & Solve All the Following Types of Calculations Using Dimensional Analysis:</h2><br /><b>The Ratio Proportion Method is Also Covered:<br /></b><br /><ul><li>Unit Conversions</li><li>Dosage Calculations</li><li>IV Flow Rate Calculations</li><li>Percent/Percent Strength/Ratio Strength Calculations</li><li>Milliequivalent Calculations</li></ul><b>The book includes plenty of exercises to hone your skills along with a self-assessment exercise!<br /></b><br />Scroll Up & Get Your Copy Now!<br /><br />
The Phentermine & Clenbuterol Sourcebook: Cycling Weight Loss Pil...
by Mason Harder

Language

English

Pages

221

Publication Date

July 08, 2018

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<h5><u>Paperback: $27.17 EXCLUSIVE: Kindle Deal of the Day: 99¢ until Midnight!</u></h5><h4>Every day, you're fed lies by the con artists in the weight loss industry.<br />LADIES, want <u>the sexy figure of a Victoria’s Secret Angel, the curves of a Kardashian, or the slender silhouette of a celebrity</u> on the red carpet? MEN, want <u>the muscular, shredded physique of a men's fitness competitor, bodybuilder, or MMA fighter</u>?</h4><h3>If YES, and if you want to burn the maximum body fat in the shortest time possible, you must learn to avoid their scams and deceit.</h3><h2>It's a fact: You’ve been lied to... But what if you knew the truth? </h2><h3>I’m Mason Harder, and I’m about to blow the lid off the scammers and con artists in the diet industry. In <em>Sourcebook</em>, I reveal all the weight loss pill cycling techniques you can use. The secrets celebrities, MMA fighters, bodybuilders, and models have hoarded for years to burn fat fast... incinerating every last ounce of it!</h3><h3>Sounds unthinkable right? Well, the unthinkable has happened.</h3><h2>Do you think the defined, bodies of the world's top models, bodybuilders, and movie stars look too good to be true?</h2><h3>Their perfection did not happen naturally, nor because of great genetics. The secret the weight loss industry doesn’t want you to know is that the perfectly lean, muscular bodies so paraded on TV and Instagram, and the best-looking men’s physique and female swimsuit models extensively use weight loss pills like phentermine, clenbuterol, and Anorectant No.10 with a keto diet to look as perfect as they do. But remember, nothing they do is too hard for you to do also. And as your coach, I'll show you how.</h3><h1>Right now, click the 'Look Inside' link on the book's cover picture to get the FREE Audiobook.</h1><h3>In Look Inside, right after the cover image, find the link to the FREE Audiobook for <em>The Phentermine & Clenbuterol Sourcebook</em>. Grab your free Audiobook today, before my publisher makes me take it down and sell it on Audible.</h3><hr /><h3><em>“Outstanding for general weight loss, Mason Harder's The Phentermine & Clenbuterol Sourcebook also reveals how movie stars, celebrities, MMA fighters, bodybuilders and top models achieve contest-ready definition, razor-sharp cuts, and photo shoot-ready vascularity, all in the shortest time.”</em><ul><li><em>The program involves cycling weight loss pills, Phentermine, Clenbuterol, Anorectant No.10, and others, but no steroids. So, this is an excellent keto diet program for both men and women.</em></li><li><em>Imagine a keto diet program where you build hard, dry muscle while you burn fat fast - getting ripped, cut and perfectly defined. </em></li><li><em>A keto diet where you burn off pounds of fat like a blast furnace throughout the work-week, while pretty much eating what you want on the weekends. </em></li></ul><p><em>“Mason’s work explains using insulin to accelerate fat burning – a radical technique not typically associated with weight loss. Equally controversial, he reveals revolutionary ways you can use weight loss pill Phentermine, banned appetite suppressant Clenbuterol, and the thermogenic and metabolic stimulant Anorectant No.10, which remains legal as of this writing.”</em></p><p><em>“Looking for a natural weight loss program? Or, think all you need is a healthy diet and exercise? Then this drug-based diet pill bible is NOT the book for you. However, if you’re ready to incinerate your fat faster than a scorching-hot knife searing through butter, grab your copy of The Phentermine & Clenbuterol Sourcebook immediately… before it too gets banned! The techniques in this book are exactly what movie stars, MMA fighters, bodybuilders, top models, and above all, the weight loss industry pray you’ll never learn.”</em></p><p><em>George Spellwin<br /> Founder, Elite Fitness</em></p></h3><hr /><h2>Ready to join us? Click the 'Buy now' button for special pricing. Let's get started!</h2>
Concise Rules of APA Style, Sixth Edition (Concise Rules of the A...
by American Psychological As...

Language

English

Pages

280

Publication Date

May 14, 2013

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The Concise Rules of APA Style, Sixth Edition offers essential writing and formatting standards for students, teachers, researchers, and clinicians in the social and behavioral sciences. This easy-to-use pocket guide, compiled from the sixth edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, provides complete guidance on the rules of style that are critical for clear communication.
Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists
by , Mary C. Talaga

Language

English

Pages

353

Publication Date

March 01, 2017

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<DIV><P><I>The Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists</I> is the go-to resource for mental health clinicians looking for clear, reliable information about the treatment of mental health issues. Organized by disorder and, within each disorder, by medication, this book is designed to familiarize clinicians and students with the basic terminology and models of pharmacokinetics.</P><P>This fully revised and updated eighth edition provides essential information on new medications and treatment options and includes the latest research on side effects, contraindications, and efficacy of all major medications prescribed for mental health disorders. The book also features an important new chapter on the effects of withdrawing from psychopharmacological medications.</P><P>This handbook makes it simple to: get the facts about drug interactions and side effects; find out how medications affect adults, children, and adolescents differently; learn how different cultures view medical treatment, vital information for anyone who treats clients from a variety of backgrounds; and discontinue medication safely when needed.</P><P>This essential guide to psychopharmacology has been adopted as a textbook at universities nationwide and is an important resource for every therapist’s library.</P></DIV>

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