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The Medical I Ching: Oracle of the Healer Within

This book is a special version of the timeless Chinese classic of philosophy and metaphysics written especially with the health care practitioner in mind. It includes diagnostic and prognostic indication for each of the 8 trigrams, 64 hexagrams, and all changing lines. Dr. Shima also includes extensive instructions on using all types of casting methods… Read More »

250 Biggest Mistakes 3rd Year Medical Students Make and How to Avoid Them

Learn the secrets that set apart the honors from the average medical student. Some students excel in their clinical clerkships, while others remain average. What sets apart these top students? This book was written with the express intent of answering that question. Compiled from discussions with hundreds of faculty, residents, and students, along with extensive… Read More »

Medical Equipment Maintenance: Management and Oversight (Synthesis Lectures on Biomedical Engineering)

In addition to being essential for safe and effective patient care, medical equipment also has significant impact on the income and, thus, vitality of healthcare organizations. For this reason, its maintenance and management requires careful supervision by healthcare administrators, many of whom may not have the technical background to understand all of the relevant factors.… Read More »

Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (Non-thumb-indexed Version) (Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (Non-Indexed Version)) 21st Edition

Experience Taber’s 21! To thrive in the ever-changing world of health care, you need a respected, trusted, and cutting-edge, cyclopedic resource. In hand, online, or on a mobile device, turn to Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 21st Edition…anytime, anywhere! Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 21st Edition Taber’s 21 is today’s most comprehensive health science dictionary. Under the… Read More »

Review of Medical Microbiology, 1e

The perfect tool for course review and exam preparation! This brand-new resource is a companion to Dr. Murray’s best-selling Medical Microbiology, 5th Edition. It features more than 550 USMLE-style questions, with answers and rationales that examine bacteriology, virology, mycology, and parasitology. Like its parent text, this review guide focuses on how microbes cause disease in… Read More »

Delmar’s Administrative Medical Assisting (with Premium Website, 2 terms (12 months) Printed Access Card and Medical Office Simulation Software 2.0 CD-ROM)

In today’s dynamic health care environment, medical assistants are playing an increasingly important role. DELMAR’S ADMINISTRATIVE MEDICAL ASSISTING, Fifth Edition, helps you gain the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in this rewarding, rapidly growing field. Known for its thorough coverage, extensive technical detail, and accurate, up-to-date content, this proven book covers clinical tasks such… Read More »

English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary, Third Edition (English and Spanish Edition)

Break the language barrier between healthcare professionals and Spanish-speaking patients This pocket-sized book contains virtually all health-related terms likely to occur in a conversation between a health worker and a Spanish-speaking patient, including common colloquialisms and slang terms not found in similar dictionaries. The Third Edition contains over 20,000 entries and 5,000 new terms have… Read More »

The Medical School Interview: Secrets and a System for Success

The #1 factor for admission into medical school is the interview evaluation. “Current practices in admission interviews at U.S. medical schools.” Academic Medicine 1991;66:408-12 This completely unique book will reveal the secrets of the admissions committee, what they are looking for and how to convince them that you will be the best medical student they… Read More »

The Ultimate Medical Scribe Handbook: Emergency Department 4th Edition

A comprehensive medical scribe training manual for the medical scribe working in the emergency department. This single volume teaches the essential topics for the medical scribe including HIPAA standards, medical terminology, a detailed description of the sections of the medical note, common emergency medical conditions, and billing as it pertains to the medical note. It… Read More »

Clinical Medical Assisting: An Introduction to the Fundamentals of Practice

Clinical Medical Assisting: An Introduction to the Fundamentals of Practice is a complete resource for clinical medical assistant training. This comprehensive, accessible text provides a thorough education to prepare medical assistant students for clinical practice. Key Topics Professionalism Patient Communication Communication with Health Care Team Medical Terminology Medical Calculations and Conversions Body Systems Preparing Patient… Read More »

Medical Microbiology and Immunology Flash Cards, Updated Edition: with STUDENT CONSULT Online and Print, 1e

Memorize essential microbiology knowledge easily thanks to these 324 full-color flash cards. They offer today’s most effective assistance in mastering the microbiology, immunology, and infectious disease information you need to know. Each card summarizes an organism’s special features, the diseases it can cause, and the available treatment options. Full-color illustrations depict microbial organisms and the… Read More »

Medical Coding Certification Exam Preparation: A Comprehensive Guide

Medical Coding Certification Exam Preparation is the resource your students need to prepare for the CPC and other coding certification exams. It provides a comprehensive review of topics students need to know for these exams, including coverage of anatomy, medical terminology, pathophysiology, as well as concepts, guidelines, and rules of medical coding. Authors Cynthia Stewart… Read More »

Medical Spanish Made Incredibly Easy! (Incredibly Easy! Series®)

Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this guide will help health care professionals in all clinical settings communicate easily with Spanish-speaking patients. It presents Spanish words, phrases, questions, and instructions that cover signs and symptoms, history-taking, assessment of all body systems, mental health, diagnostic tests, disorders, medications, procedures, surgery, nutrition and diet therapy, medical equipment,… Read More »

Merriam-Webster’s Medical Dictionary, New Edition (c) 2016

New Edition! 2016 copyright. This mass market paperback offers a concise guide to the essential language of medicine with 38,000 entries and more than 500 new words and senses. New words include: active placebo, breakthrough pain, channelopathy, diabesity, eustress, flatline, gastric banding, MERS, microfracture, neti pot, neurofeedback, obesogenic, pareidolia, prebiotic, punch biopsy, road rash, sarcopenia,… Read More »

Your Body, Your Yoga: Learn Alignment Cues That Are Skillful, Safe, and Best Suited To You

Your Body, Your Yoga goes beyond any prior yoga anatomy book available. It looks not only at the body’s unique anatomical structures and what this means to everyone’s individual range of motion, but also examines the physiological sources of restrictions to movement. Two volumes are provided in this book: Volume 1 raises a new mantra… Read More »

Ophthalmic Medical Assisting: An Independent Study Course, 5th ed. (Textbook)

The fully illustrated core textbook describes 44 procedures step by step and covers all topics in both the U.S. and international curricula. It includes new chapters on ocular motility; low vision; ethics, legal and regulatory issues; and community health eye care. Each chapter includes self-assessment questions and suggested activities and resources. Successful completion of the… Read More »

Unnatural Death: Confessions of a Medical Examiner

* JFK’s autopsy failed to disclose crucial evidence.* The deaths of John Belushi and Elvis Presley were far more complex than anyone has let on.* Decisive medical findings in the von Bulow affair were consistently overlooked.These are but three of the shocking revelations in Dr. Michael Baden’s first-person, no-holds-barred account of his distinguished career in… Read More »

Clinical Decision-Making Study Guide for Medical-Surgical Nursing – Revised Reprint: Patient-Centered Collaborative Care, 7e

Designed to accompany Ignatavicius and Workman’s Medical-Surgical Nursing: Patient-Centered Collaborative Care, 7th Edition, this study guide helps you understand and apply material from each chapter in the text, and gives you added support as you learn to make safe and effective clinical decisions. Study/review questions provide a review of key content using a variety of… Read More »

Comprehensive Medical Terminology (New Releases for Health Science)

Comprehensive Medical Terminology, 4E is an easy-to-use introduction to medical terminology that will unlock a world of knowledge for readers. This comprehensive book is organized by body system and specialty areas of practice and emphasizes anatomy and physiology, pathological conditions and diagnostic techniques and procedures. The study of word parts, which is the foundation of… Read More »

Medical Surgical Nursing: An Integrated Approach (White, Medical Surgical Nursing)

MEDICAL-SURGICAL NURSING: AN INTEGRATED APPROACH 3E is a comprehensive, reader friendly resource for the practical/vocational nurse. The Third Edition has been completely reinvisioned and thoroughly updated in all aspects of its coverage, with content now broken out into smaller, more manageable portions. In addition to rich coverage of all body systems with anatomy & physiology,… Read More »

Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office, 6e

This full-color text prepares dental professionals to promptly and proactively recognize and manage medical emergencies that may occur in the dental office. It details how to anticipate potential emergencies and what resources must be on hand to deal effectively with these situations. The book is arranged in eight sections concentrating on topics such as prevention… Read More »

Small Animal Medical Differential Diagnosis: A Book of Lists, 2e

Small Animal Medical Differential Diagnosis, 2nd Edition is a practical, concise guide to the differential diagnosis, etiology, laboratory abnormalities, and classification of clinical signs and medical disorders in dogs and cats. By covering nearly every possible sign and clinical disorder relevant to small animal medical practice, this pocket-sized, rapid reference helps you make more reliable… Read More »

Medical Terminology for Health Professions

Emphasizing current, relevant, “need-to-know” terms that will help you succeed in the health care field, MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONS, 8E simplifies the process of memorizing complex medical terminology by focusing on the important word parts–common prefixes, suffixes and root words–to provide a foundation for learning hundreds of medical terms. Organized by body systems, chapters… Read More »

Medical Insurance: An Integrated Claims Process Approach

The sixth edition of Medical Insurance: An Integrated Claims Process Approach emphasizes the medical billing cycle―ten steps that clearly identify all the components needed to successfully manage the medical insurance claims process. The cycle shows how administrative medical professionals “follow the money.” Medical insurance specialists must be familiar with the rules and guidelines of each… Read More »

Medical Terminology Systems (Text Only): A Body Systems Approach

A word building and body systems approach! The original word-building text is better than ever with the addition of The Medical Language Lab, a new, interactive, online experience for mastering the language of medicine. The perfect length for any course, this full-color, illustrated text uses a body systems organization with an emphasis on word building.… Read More »