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McGraw-Hill's PCAT by George Hademenos, Shaun Murphree, Kathy Zahler, Mark

By George Hademenos, Shaun Murphree, Kathy Zahler, Mark Whitener, Jennifer Warner

Complete guidance for the greater than 30,000 scholars taking the PCAT every one year

The variety of Pharmacy university Admission attempt (PCAT) try takers has doubled for the reason that 2001-and that quantity maintains to develop. McGraw-Hill's PCAT presents finished assessment of each attempt subject whereas getting ready you for the recent layout of the try that was once instituted in June 2007. With pattern exams, test-taking suggestions, and complicated medical illustrations, you'll have the entire training you must practice at your best possible on try day.

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Palliative Medicine: Expert Consult: Online and Print, 1e by T. Declan Walsh MD, Augusto T. Caraceni MD, Robin Fainsinger

By T. Declan Walsh MD, Augusto T. Caraceni MD, Robin Fainsinger MD, Kathleen M. Foley MD, Paul Glare MBBS MM FRACP, Cynthia Goh MD, Mari Lloyd-Williams MD FRCP MRCGP, Juan Nunez Olarte MD, Lukas Radbruch MD

As a palliative medication medical professional, you fight on a daily basis to make your sufferers as cozy as attainable within the face of bodily and psychologically devastating situations. This new reference equips you with all of modern-day top foreign methods for assembly those complicated and multifaceted demanding situations. In print and on-line, it brings you the world's so much entire, cutting-edge assurance of your box. you will find the solutions to the main tricky questions you face each day...so you could supply each sufferer with the comfort they need.

  • Equips you to supply modern finest palliation for terminal malignant illnesses • end-stage renal, cardiovascular, respiration, and liver issues • revolutionary neurological stipulations • and HIV/AIDS.
  • Covers the complete diversity of medical demanding situations with in-depth discussions of sufferer review and end result evaluate • moral matters • communique • cultural and psychosocial matters • learn in palliative drugs • ideas of drug use • symptom regulate • meals • disease-modifying palliation • rehabilitation • and distinct interventions.
  • Helps you enforce unprecedented services and international most sensible practices with recommendation from a matchless overseas writer workforce.
  • Provides in-depth suggestions on assembly the categorical wishes of pediatric and geriatric sufferers.
  • Assists you in skillfully navigating specialist concerns in palliative medication resembling schooling and coaching • management • and the function of allied health and wellbeing execs.
  • Includes barely enough pathophysiology so that you can comprehend the "whys" of powerful choice making, in addition to the "how tos."
  • Offers a trouble-free, full-color structure for ease of reference, together with color-coded subject components, mini bankruptcy outlines, selection timber, and therapy algorithms.
  • Comes with entry to the total contents of the publication on-line, for handy, swift session from any computer.

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Antibiotics: Targets, Mechanisms and Resistance by Claudio O. Gualerzi, Letizia Brandi, Attilio Fabbretti,

By Claudio O. Gualerzi, Letizia Brandi, Attilio Fabbretti, Cynthia L. Pon

Lots of the antibiotics now in use were found kind of unintentionally, and their mechanisms of motion have simply been elucidated after their discovery. to satisfy the scientific desire for next-generation antibiotics, a extra rational method of antibiotic improvement is obviously needed.

starting with a basic creation approximately antimicrobial medicines, their objectives and the matter of antibiotic resistance, this reference systematically covers presently recognized antibiotic periods, their molecular mechanisms and the ambitions on which they act. Novel objectives corresponding to cellphone signaling networks, riboswitches and bacterial chaperones are lined the following, along the most recent info at the molecular mechanisms of present blockbuster antibiotics.

With its huge evaluate of present and destiny antibacterial drug improvement, this specified reference is vital studying for someone all for the improvement and healing software of novel antibiotics.

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Pocket Handbook of GI Pharmacotherapeutics by Lisa Rossi MD, Shishir Mathur MBBS (auth.), Achilles

By Lisa Rossi MD, Shishir Mathur MBBS (auth.), Achilles Pappano, George Y. Wu (eds.)

Although there are numerous pharmacology texts, and digital assets of drug info when it comes to GI problems, they're often encyclopedic, and functional details could be tough to discover. In Pocket guide of GI Pharmacotherapeutics, George Wu and Achilles Pappano create a textual content that mixes the present remedy protocols and functional pharmacological details of famous GI issues for the 1st time. Chapters are affliction particular, and include therapy algorithms and treatment courses that current the entire crucial info in a compact, effortless to reference instruction manual. The textual content includes sensible scientific details in a hugely obtainable structure, together with keys for relative expenditures and the FDA being pregnant score approach for drug protection. Informative and detailed, Pocket instruction manual of GI Pharmacotherapeutics is a must-have reference for any internist, gastroenterologist or normal practioner who endeavors to supply greater therapy in their patients.

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Coming off Psychiatric Drugs: Successful Withdrawal from by Peter Lehmann

By Peter Lehmann

The world-wide first e-book concerning the factor "Successful coming down from psychiatric drugs" essentially addresses taken care of those who are looking to withdraw all alone choice. It additionally addresses their family members and therapists.

Millions of individuals are taking psychiatric medications, for instance: Haloperidol, Prozac, Risperidone or Zyprexa. For them, distinct debts of the way others got here off those components with no finishing up once more within the doctor's workplace are of primary interest.

In this guide, 25 former psychiatric sufferers from Australia, Austria, England, Germany, Hungary, eire, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Sweden, Switzerland and the us and for the 1st time, a relative write approximately their stories with withdrawal. also, ten pros, operating in psychotherapy, drugs, psychiatry, social paintings, traditional therapeutic, on the net or even in a runaway-house, file on how they helped within the withdrawal procedure.
Prefaces via Judi Chamberlin, Pirkko Lahti, Loren R. Mosher and Peter Lehmann

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Ecstasy : The Complete Guide : A Comprehensive Look at the by Julie Holland

By Julie Holland

• The world's prime specialists on Ecstasy examine its healing power, social implications, and the hazards of unsupervised use.

• comprises chapters by means of Andrew Weil, Ralph Metzner, Douglas Rushkoff, Rabbi Zalman Schachter, Rick Doblin, and others.

• an amazing advisor for fogeys and educators looking a reputable resource of data.

Use of the drug Ecstasy, as soon as limited to the teenager rave scene and faculty campuses, is exploding throughout the US, from excessive faculties to upscale golf equipment. defined by way of clients because the so much extreme euphoria they understand and through detractors as a reason for mind harm or even dying, Ecstasy has generated unparalleled degrees of interest-and incorrect information.

Written through the world's top specialists on MDMA, Ecstasy: the total Guide takes the 1st independent examine the dangers and some great benefits of this targeted drug, together with the technological know-how of the way it really works; its promise as a remedy for melancholy, post-traumatic pressure disease, persistent discomfort, and different health problems; and the way to reduce the chance of illicit use. no matter if you're a raver, a involved mother or father, or a qualified in need of the latest stories on MDMA examine, Ecstasy: the total Guide offers the solutions you would like.

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Drug Injecting and HIV Infection (Social Aspects of Aids by Gerry Stimson

By Gerry Stimson

Drug Injecting and HIV an infection is a comparative overseas research of drug injecting behaviour and HIV an infection in response to the realm healthiness Organization's research of thirteen towns as disparate as Athens, Bangkok, Glasgow and Rio de Janeiro. utilizing a standardized technique for the gathering of information, in addition to imperative info administration and research, this learn represents the biggest foreign undertaking of its style. It provides a entire evaluation of what's at present recognized approximately drug injecting, HIV an infection, epidemic dynamics and percentages for prevention. Stressing the significance of linking examine to intervention and coverage, the participants emphasize the necessity to position HIV and coverage concerns at the overseas time table. Written by means of specialists within the box, this international examine deals an in-depth and definitive research of the topic.

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