A Dictionary of Hallucinations by Jan Dirk Blom

By Jan Dirk Blom

A Dictionary of Hallucinations is designed to function a reference handbook for neuroscientists, psychiatrists, psychiatric citizens, psychologists, neurologists, historians of psychiatry, normal practitioners, and lecturers dealing professionally with thoughts of hallucinations and different sensory deceptions.

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Practical Centrifugal Pumps. Design, Operation, Maintenance by Paresh Girdhar B.Eng (MechEng), Octo Moniz CEng. MBA (Tech

By Paresh Girdhar B.Eng (MechEng), Octo Moniz CEng. MBA (Tech Mgt)

Useful Centrifugal Pumps is a accomplished consultant to pump building, software, operation, upkeep and administration matters. assurance contains pump classifications, forms and standards for choice, in addition to useful info at the use of pumps, corresponding to how one can learn pump curves and go reference. in the course of the e-book the focal point is on top perform and constructing the abilities and information required to understand and clear up pump difficulties in a based and assured demeanour. Case experiences supply real-world situations protecting the layout, manage, troubleshooting and upkeep of pumps. · A entire consultant to pump development, layout, deploy, operation, troubleshooting and upkeep. · enhance real-world knowhow and useful abilities via seven real-world case reviews · insurance comprises pump classifications, forms and standards for choice, in addition to useful info at the use of pumps

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Imaging of Brain Tumors with Histological Correlations by George Karkavelas, Nickolaos Tascos (auth.), Antonios

By George Karkavelas, Nickolaos Tascos (auth.), Antonios Drevelegas (eds.)

This quantity offers a deeper figuring out of the prognosis of mind tumors through correlating radiographic imaging gains with the underlying pathological abnormalities. All smooth imaging modalities are used to accomplish a diagnostic evaluation of mind tumors with emphasis on contemporary advances in diagnostic neuroradiology. top of the range illustrations depicting universal and unusual imaging features of quite a lot of mind tumors are provided and analysed, drawing recognition to the ways that those features replicate diverse facets of pathology. vital theoretical concerns also are mentioned. because the first version, chapters were revised and up-to-date and new fabric has been further, together with distinct info at the scientific program of sensible MRI and diffusion tensor imaging. Radiologists and different clinicians attracted to the present diagnostic method of mind tumors will locate this ebook to be a useful and enlightening medical tool.

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Abortion, Motherhood, and Mental Health: Medicalizing by Ellie Lee

By Ellie Lee

Centering at the declare that abortion can lead to publish Abortion Syndrome, the writer examines the "medicalization" of the abortion challenge on either side of the Atlantic. Lee issues to contrasts in felony and clinical dimensions of the abortion factor that make for a few very important modifications, yet argues that during either the us and Britain, the PAS declare in reality constitutes an instance of the boundaries to medicalization. She contends that exam of contests over PAS issues now not rather a lot to demedicalization as to the development of its alternative—motherhood—as a mental ordeal. Centrally, Lee makes the case for trying to the social dimensions of psychological illnesses to account for and comprehend debates approximately what makes girls unwell.

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The Immunological Barriers to Regenerative Medicine by Eleanor M. Bolton, J. Andrew Bradley (auth.), Paul J.

By Eleanor M. Bolton, J. Andrew Bradley (auth.), Paul J. Fairchild (eds.)

This quantity deals an research of the dimensions and nature of the immunological concerns dealing with regenerative drugs, drawing at the services of laboratories around the globe who've taken up the problem of using their services in immunology to the vagaries of stem mobile biology. partially I, we discover the level to which the rules of allograft rejection, discovered over numerous a long time from our reviews of complete organ transplantation, practice in the particular context of cellphone alternative treatment. half II discusses quite a few cutting edge methods of addressing the problems of immunogenicity, whereas, partly III, we concentration solely at the induction of immunological tolerance via a number of novel methods. it truly is our wish that this systematic research of the present country of the sector will galvanise efforts to unravel a topic which has to date remained intractable.

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Atlas of Head and Neck Cancer Surgery: The Compartment by Nirav Trivedi

By Nirav Trivedi

Surgical procedure for head neck melanoma has developed drastically within the fresh years. applicable surgical resection with damaging margins nonetheless stay corner-stone in attaining reliable oncological final result. This atlas proposes a brand new proposal of " The Compartment surgical procedure " to accomplish unfavorable margins in 3rd dimensions that's the matter zone in majority of circumstances. Reconstructive concepts have advanced greatly within the contemporary years with use of microvascular unfastened flaps and this has considerably more desirable the useful end result. acting every one step in acceptable demeanour cumulatively permits us to accomplish extra advanced techniques. subject matter of this atlas revolves round this fact.

This atlas on head and neck cancers takes a clean stylistic process the place every one surgery is defined in a step-wise demeanour via categorized high-resolution photographs with minimum incorporation of textual content. this permits the surgeons to quickly revise the operative steps of a process inside mins earlier than they begin a surgical procedure. Head and neck has multidimensional anatomy and surgical procedure calls for particular procedure for every subsite. This operative atlas covers the full spectrum of universal, unusual and infrequent cancers of the top and neck zone. each one subsite is addressed in a separate bankruptcy with extra subdivisions for surgical procedure of tumors with various quantity. each one approach is validated with images of every surgical step and line diagrams. popular flaps (regional and loose flaps) are established in separate bankruptcy for reconstruction. With over a thousand photos, and insurance of either the ablative and reconstructive surgeries, this can be a technique-focused atlas compared to the to be had entire texts. There are chapters on very complex cancers, and surgical procedure in source restricted surgical devices making the publication correct to quite a lot of melanoma surgeons and fellows-in-training in different medical settings.

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Dictionary of the Ben cao gang mu, Volume 1: Chinese by Zhibin Zhang

By Zhibin Zhang

The Ben cao gang mu, compiled within the moment 1/2 the 16th century via a group led by way of the general practitioner Li Shizhen (1518–1593) at the foundation of formerly released books and modern wisdom, is the biggest encyclopedia of usual background in a protracted culture of chinese language materia medica works. Its description of just about 1,900 pharmaceutically used typical and man-made components marks the apex of the advance of premodern chinese language pharmaceutical wisdom. The Ben cao gang mu dictionary deals entry to this awesome paintings of 1,600,000 characters. this primary ebook in a three-volume sequence analyzes the which means of 4,500 old sickness phrases.

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