Trauma and Orthopaedics at a Glance

Author: Henry Willmott

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118802535

Category: Medical

Page: 144

View: 8100

Trauma and Orthopaedics at a Glance is an easy-to-read, highly visual guide to orthopaedics. It comprehensively covers relevant basic science and clinically-oriented anatomy of the musculoskeletal system, and the diagnosis and management of trauma, sports injuries, paediatric orthopaedics, degenerative disease, and musculoskeletal tumours. Although primarily aimed at junior doctors and senior medical students, it is also useful for physiotherapists and nurse practitioners. Trauma and Orthopaedics at a Glance: • Provides thorough coverage of diagnosis, investigation and contemporary treatment options of commonly encountered orthopaedic conditions; • Features a section on what to expect as a Foundation doctor in orthopaedics, including how to present cases in trauma meetings, essential information to survive ‘on-call’ shifts and tips for efficient clerking of trauma admissions; • Unique ‘how to’ section, comprising guidance on key practical procedures such as aspirating joints, manipulating fractures and applying plaster casts. • Includes a companion website at featuring 120 multiple-choice questions and 10 case studies This brand new title presents an overview of all the information relating to diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal conditions, and is ideal while on rotation or revising key concepts.

Rheumatology, Orthopaedics and Trauma at a Glance

Author: Catherine Swales,Christopher Bulstrode

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 9780470654705

Category: Medical

Page: 118

View: 3510

Rheumatology, Orthopaedics and Trauma at a Glance is the new edition of The Musculoskeletal System at a Glance. The book now includes not just basic anatomy, but also features presenting complaints and patient examination and reflects the increased coverage of rheumatology, making it relevant for students at all levels. Rheumatology, Orthopaedics and Trauma at a Glance Expands its coverage of rheumatology to include all major topics on the medical student curriculum Includes fully illustrated chapters on examination of each part of the musculoskeletal system Provides self-assessment case studies to test knowledge and provide clinical context Consolidates all information relating to the musculoskeletal system in one title Rheumatology, Orthopaedics and Trauma at a Glance is ideal for all medical students studying the musculoskeletal system or taking an orthopaedics or rheumatology rotation.

The Musculoskeletal System at a Glance

Author: Christopher Bulstrode,Catherine Swales

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 1405135158

Category: Medical

Page: 104

View: 7087

This new title in the at a Glance series contains essential information on the anatomy, physiology, pathology and clinical management of diseases and dysfunction of the musculoskeletal system. The Musculoskeletal System at a Glance is the perfect introduction and revision aid to orthopaedics, trauma and rheumatology, and features: Regional coverage of normal form and function and common presentations Concise presentation of the core curriculum in rheumatology, orthopaedics and trauma, providing the relevant essentials for students Highly visual presentation Self-assessment case studies included to make revision more rewarding Bite-sized chapters - ideal as an introduction or revision text and useful for presentations and tutorials The Musculoskeletal System at a Glance will appeal to medical students, junior doctors and GP trainees. In addition, the text is a suitable companion for nurses, and sport science, osteopath and physiotherapy students.

The Foundation Programme at a Glance

Author: Stuart Carney,Derek Galen

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118734637

Category: Medical

Page: 160

View: 7745

Providing an overview of the formative years of a juniordoctor’s career, The Foundation Programme at a Glanceconsolidates the generic and condition-specific skills required toexcel in this stage of training. Taking a simple and holisticapproach to providing support for junior doctors, it integratestext and image content to suit all learning styles. Sections include advice on making the most of your training, tipson good clinical practice, communication, and common presentationsand conditions. Edited by the National Director and Deputy NationalDirector of the UK Foundation Programme, each section is written byexperts in their respective fields, presenting insights into theprogramme with unrivalled authority. The Foundation Programme at a Glance: • Uses diagrams, line drawings and flow charts toclearly illustrate concepts • Follows the current Foundation Programmecurriculum • Integrates theory and practice This comprehensive and practical volume contains all the vitalinformation you need to reach excellence during the foundationyears, and to get the most out of your time on the programme.

Surgery at a Glance

Author: Pierce A. Grace,Neil R. Borley

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118272196

Category: Medical

Page: 208

View: 6070

This new edition of Surgery at a Glance provides aconcise and visually-orientated summary of a comprehensive lecturecourse in surgery. Following the easy-to-use at a Glanceformat, each topic is presented with clear illustrations and keyfacts encapsulating all that you need to know. The book is coherently divided into clinical presentationsfollowed by major surgical conditions. Exploring core principalsand important diseases, it is an accessible companion to anysurgery core text, and is ideally placed to support the currentcurriculum. Surgery at a Glance: • Features brand new chapters on Orthopaedics andupdates on the management of surgical conditions • Includes more revision-friendly elements for quickreference • Is fully supported by a resource website at ahref="" both MCQs and short answer questions

Anaesthesia at a Glance

Author: Julian Stone,William Fawcett

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118765338

Category: Medical

Page: 88

View: 2132

Anaesthesia at a Glance is a brand new title thatprovides a concise and visually-orientated summary of acomprehensive lecture course in anaesthesia. Ideal for clinicalundergraduate medical students and Foundation Programme doctorsundertaking anaesthesia attachments, it gives a systematic, broadview of anaesthesia in various specialties, taking the readerthrough preparation, management and the pharmacology behindanaesthetic medicine. Anaesthesia at a Glance is supported by a companionwebsite at containinginteractive multiple-choice questions and answers together with aselection of interactive cases – perfect for study andrevision. Whether you want to refresh your knowledge or need a thoroughoverview of the specialty, Anaesthesia at a Glance presentsall the vital clinical information you need.

Emergency Nursing at a Glance

Author: Natalie Holbery,Paul Newcombe

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118867661

Category: Medical

Page: 184

View: 1844

From the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series comes a wide-ranging and succinct overview of the key concepts of emergency care. Emergency Nursing at a Glance uses the unique and highly visual at a Glance format to convey vital information quickly and efficiently, ensuring that nursing students have access to all the important topics they need for an emergency care placement. This highly visual, easy-to-read guide is the ideal companion for anyone entering fields involving urgent or unscheduled care. •Includes all aspects of emergency care, including trauma, minor injury, triage processes, patient assessment, common emergency presentations, as well as legal, ethical and professional issues. •Covers care of adults, children, and those with learning disabilities and mental health conditions •Presented in the bestselling at a Glance format, with superb illustrations and a concise approach Emergency Nursing at a Glance is an invaluable resource for nursing students, newly qualified nurses and other healthcare professionals working in emergency departments, urgent care centres, minor injury units and walk-in centres.

Minor Injury and Minor Illness at a Glance

Author: Francis Morris,Jim Wardrope,Shammi Ramlakhan

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111826133X

Category: Medical

Page: 112

View: 1065

This brand new title provides a highly illustrated and unambiguousintroduction to most common presentations encountered in GPsurgeries, in minor injury units and emergency departments. Itprovides the basic information required to identify and managethese conditions, as well as highlighting the pitfalls and the keydiagnoses not to be missed. Minor Injury and Minor Illness at a Glance: Presents the perfect combination of text and image; double pagespreads enable quick access to information for readers in apressurised environment Covers a wide range of minor injuries and illnesses in oneillustrated, full colour volume Identifies key diagnoses not to be missed with red flags Contains Short Answer Questions (SAQs) to help test learningand recognition Includes a companion website featuring Short AnswerQuestions (SAQs) and flashcards, available Minor Injury and Minor Illness at a Glance is the perfectpreparation guide or aide memoire for placements in acute orprimary care, ideal for medical students, junior doctors, GPtrainees and nurse practitioners.

Evidence-based Orthopaedics

The Best Answers to Clinical Questions

Author: James Gardner Wright

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1416044442

Category: Medical

Page: 702

View: 365

Dr. James Wright, Associate Editor for the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, presents this landmark publication and novel approach to orthopaedic problems and solutions. This new, evidence-based reference examines clinical options and discusses relevant research evidence to provide you with expert recommendations for best practice. The consistent chapter format and featured summary tables provide "at-a-glance" access to the evidence-based literature and clinical options. Leading authorities contribute their expertise so you can apply the most effective clinical solutions to the persistent questions you encounter in your practice. You can even access the fully searchable and regularly updated text online! The result is an outstanding resource in clinical orthopaedics, as well as a valuable framework for translating evidence into practice. Features the completely searchable text online via with periodic updates to available evidence, alerting you to changing evidence and guidelines. Covers common and controversial clinical problems that address the full range of "nagging" questions in your practice-such as the best treatment for displaced fractures of the distal radius or which DVT prophylaxis to use in joint replacement surgery. Provides a consistent chapter format that presents clinical questions with evidence-based graded recommendations for each treatment to help you make the best-informed decisions. Includes abundant summary tables that synthesize available literature and recommended clinical approaches for information "at a glance." Your purchase entitles you to access the website until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should online access be discontinued.

Netter's Concise Orthopaedic Anatomy E-Book, Updated Edition

Author: Jon C. Thompson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323430430

Category: Education

Page: 416

View: 342

Netter’s Concise Orthopaedic Anatomy is a best-selling, portable, full-color resource excellent to have on hand during your orthopaedic rotation, residency, or as a quick look-up in practice. Jon C. Thompson presents the latest data in thoroughly updated diagnostic and treatment algorithms for all conditions while preserving the popular at-a-glance table format from the previous edition. You’ll get even more art from the Netter Collection as well as new radiologic images that visually demonstrate the key clinical correlations and applications of anatomical imaging. For a fast, memorable review of orthopaedic anatomy, this is a must-have. Maintains the popular at-a-glance table format that makes finding essential information quick and convenient. Contains useful clinical information on disorders, trauma, history, physical exam, radiology, surgical approaches, and minor procedures in every chapter. Lists key information on bones, joints, muscles, and nerves in tables correlate to each Netter image. Highlights key material in different colors—pearls in green and warnings in red—for easy reference. Features both plain film and advanced radiographic (CT and MRI) images, along with cross-sectional anatomic plates for an even more thorough visual representation of the material. This "updated" second edition includes test-yourself images and notes. All other content is the same as the 2010 2nd edition.

Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Infektiologie

Author: Cedric A. Mims,Grit Ackermann

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 9783437412721

Category: Medizinische Mikrobiologie - Lehrbuch

Page: 708

View: 8998

The Respiratory System at a Glance

Author: Jeremy P. T. Ward,Jane Ward,Richard M. Leach

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118293738

Category: Medical

Page: 128

View: 5678

Following the familiar, easy to use at a Glance format, andnow in full-colour, The Respiratory System at a Glance is anaccessible introduction and revision text for medical students.Reflecting changes to the content and assessment methods used inmedical education and published clinical recommendations, thisat a Glance provides a user-friendly overview of therespiratory system to encapsulate all that the student needs toknow. This new edition of The Respiratory System at aGlance: Integrates both basic and clinical science - ideal forsystems-based courses Includes both the pathophysiology and clinical aspects of therespiratory system Features more case studies, updated and colour figures, and newchapters on the epidemiology of respiratory disease, public healthissues, and Sarcoidosis Includes self-assessment questions and answers and an appendixof tables of standard values Provides a simple 'one-stop' easy to use course and revisiontext

Gray's Anatomie für Studenten

Author: Richard L. Drake,Wayne Vogl,Adam W. M. Mitchell

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 9783437412318


Page: 1092

View: 4606

Grundlagen der Hämatologie

Author: A.V. Hoffbrand,J.E. Pettit

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662119153

Category: Medical

Page: 284

View: 2781

Review of Orthopaedics E-Book

Author: Mark D. Miller,Stephen R. Thompson,Jennifer Hart

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455737380

Category: Medical

Page: 896

View: 4280

At all levels of orthopaedic training and practice, Review of Orthopaedics, by Mark D. Miller, MD, is an ideal, state-of-the-art resource for efficient review of key orthopaedic knowledge and board prep. Thoroughly updated, this edition helps you ensure your mastery of the very latest scientific and clinical information. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader with intuitive search tools and adjustable font sizes. Elsevier eBooks provide instant portable access to your entire library, no matter what device you're using or where you're located. Focus on the concepts you are most likely to be tested on. Every chapter has been carefully compared to the most recent OITE and ABOS self-assessment exams to ensure that the content covers everything you need to pass...and nothing you don’t. Learn from the best. Study confidently summaries and review questions compiled by noted national and international subspecialists. Efficiently retain and synthesize information thanks to a concise, at-a-glance format with numerous illustrations and summary boxes throughout the book that highlight salient top testing facts and condense complex concepts, to assist you in understanding key material presented in each chapter. Hone your skills with succinct, yet thorough synopses of a wide range of key operative techniques. Effectively understand and review key concepts through abundant full-color tables and images, including pathology slides. Test your knowledge with multiple-choice review questions. Spend more time studying and less time searching. Testable material is now bolded throughout and summarized at the end of each chapter, for quick reference to essential information. Easily locate additional sources for study with carefully selected bibliographies, organized by topic. Access the full contents online, fully searchable, at, with links to full reference lists and original PubMed source material.

Anamnese und Untersuchung

Author: Kurt Kochsiek

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 9783437410833

Category: Handbooks - MeSH

Page: 328

View: 9563


Unterstützung für Angehörige und Freunde

Author: Dave Pulsford,Rachel Thompson

Publisher: Junfermann Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3955715779

Category: Self-Help

Page: 224

View: 6871

Unter einer Demenz leiden oder mit Demenz leben? Eine Demenzerkrankung stellt für Angehörige und Freunde des Erkrankten eine enorme Herausforderung dar. Ein Mensch, den man so gut kannte, verändert sich auf unbegreifliche Weise – mit Konsequenzen auch für das eigene Leben. Dave Pulsford und Rachel Thompson erläutern Schritt für Schritt, wie eine Demenzerkrankung verläuft. Sie nehmen Angehörige und Pflegende mit auf eine Reise in die Welt der Demenz und erklären, was mit dem erkrankten Menschen passiert und auch, welche Auswirkungen die Erkrankung auf das Umfeld hat. Wo kann man sich informieren? Wo findet man Unterstützung? Eine Demenz schreitet ständig fort, und so müssen auch Angehörige sich dem weiteren Verlauf der Erkrankung immer wieder anpassen. Auch hier bietet das Buch Unterstützung, mit dem Ziel einer möglichst hohen Lebensqualität für Erkrankte und Angehörige.

Emergency Medicine

An Illustrated Colour Text

Author: Dr. Paul Atkinson,Dr. Richard Kendall,Lee Van Rensburg (FRCS(Orth))

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 9780443069628

Category: Medical

Page: 181

View: 7503

This innovative new resource provides a highly visual introduction to the basic principles and practice of emergency medicine. Each topic is covered in a single two-page unit to make reference and study uncommonly easy and effective. Abundant full-colour line diagrams, clinical photographs, and radiological images demonstrate essential concepts at a glance. Concise, double page spread permits rapid review of essential information. Wide range of colour clinical photographs, radiological images, ECGs and artwork schematics. Covers the main aspects of emergency medicine. Contains useful 'key point' boxes and 'paediatric application' boxes. Joins a very successful series with a high profile in the market.