Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy
Author: Gavin Spickett
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 705
Release: 2019-07-29
ISBN: 0198789521
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Book Excerpt:

This new edition of Clinical Immunology and Allergy is a practical and clinically based guide for clinicians and laboratory staff to aid diagnosis and management of immunological and allergic disease, and provides examples of the correct selection and interpretation of immunological tests for a wide range of conditions. Fully updated from the previous edition, with the addition of new diseases recently identified from the use of genetic testing, and novel biological therapies and autoantibody tests, this title covers the entire breadth of the field, with the information at your fingertips. Split into two sections, the first covering individual diseases and allergies, with diagnosis and management strategies, and the second describing appropriate laboratory tests and their interpretation, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy is an invaluable reference text, and works as a succinct revision guide for the FRCPath in Immunology. Filled with cross-references to create a cohesive overview of a complex subject, and presented in concise bullet-points for detailed direction to the key facts, this handbook provides everything you need to help you in clinical practice.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy
Author: Gavin Spickett
Publsiher: OUP Oxford
Total Pages: 584
Release: 2006-06-29
ISBN: 9780198528661
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Book Excerpt:

The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy is a practical and clinically relevant guide to assist with the diagnosis and management of immunological/allergic disease, and the correct selection and interpretation of immunological tests. This new edition reflects the significant developments that have occurred in the field over recent years. It includes the very common problems that can be encountered and also rare primary immunodeficiency diseases.

Oxford Handbook Of Clinical Immunology And Allergy 2 Ed

Oxford Handbook Of Clinical Immunology And Allergy  2 Ed
Author: Spickett
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2007-01-25
ISBN: 9780195688344
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook Of Clinical Immunology And Allergy 2 Ed Book Excerpt:

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy
Author: Gavin Spickett
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 816
Release: 2019-10-30
ISBN: 019250665X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Book Excerpt:

This new edition of Clinical Immunology and Allergy is a practical and clinically based guide for clinicians and laboratory staff to aid diagnosis and management of immunological and allergic disease, and provides examples of the correct selection and interpretation of immunological tests for a wide range of conditions. Fully updated from the previous edition, with the addition of new diseases recently identified from the use of genetic testing, and novel biological therapies and autoantibody tests, this title covers the entire breadth of the field, with the information at your fingertips. Split into two sections, the first covering individual diseases and allergies, with diagnosis and management strategies, and the second describing appropriate laboratory tests and their interpretation, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy is an invaluable reference text, and works as a succinct revision guide for the FRCPath in Immunology. Filled with cross-references to create a cohesive overview of a complex subject, and presented in concise bullet-points for detailed direction to the key facts, this handbook provides everything you need to help you in clinical practice.

Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine and Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine and Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy
Author: Consultant and Senior Lecturer in Clinical Immunology Gavin Spickett,Consultant and Senior Lecturer in Respiratory Medicine Stephen Chapman,Consultant in Respiratory Medicine Grace Robinson,Professor of Respiratory Medicine John Stradling,Consultant in Respiratory Medicine Sophie West,Consultant in Respiratory Medicine John Wrightson
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 1584
Release: 2016-09-01
ISBN: 9780198793878
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine and Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Book Excerpt:

Two titles from the bestselling Oxford Medical Handbooks series are now available in this great value pack. Revised and updated for its third edition, the Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine is the must-have resource for junior doctors and students, and all clinicians caring for patients with respiratory problems. Concise, practical, and designed for rapid access to essential information, this handbook will ensure you have everything you need for the ward, clinic, or exams. This handbook covers the latest clinical guidelines and developments in the field It features unique sections on practical procedures and a symptoms section to aid in differential diagnosis and clinical management. Practical advice on management is integrated throughout and a dedicated section on respiratory emergencies ensures you can cope with any eventuality. New sections such as thoracic ultrasound, indwelling pleural catheters, safe sedation, and cardiopulmonary exercise testing have been added, and all major respiratory diseases and symptoms are covered in practical, succinct chapters. This third edition will ensure you have all the information you need at your fingertips. The third edition of the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy is a unique, practical and clinically relevant guide for clinicians and laboratory staff to assist with the diagnosis and management of immunological/allergic disease, and the correct selection and interpretation of immunological tests. Now fully updated for the third edition, the handbook has been expanded to include the latest developments, drugs, diagnostic tests, and therapy options in the field. With concise, bullet-point coverage of the entire breadth of immunological and allergic disease, this handbook has been specially written to ensure the information you need is always at your fingertips. The first section covers clinical diseases, giving guidance on test selection and interpretation for both diagnosis and monitoring. The second section covers diagnostic tests, summarizing the methodology and pros and cons of each. Expertly written, reviewed by specialists, and fully up-to-date, you can be sure that the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy provides all the vital information you will need to assist you in effective practice.

Oxford Handbook of Genetics

Oxford Handbook of Genetics
Author: Guy Bradley-Smith,Sally Hope
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 486
Release: 2010
ISBN: 0199545367
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Genetics Book Excerpt:

This handbook provides accessible information on specific genetic diseases, and possible genetic components of major diseases, for the primary health care team and junior doctor in training. It assists with why, when, and where to refer patients, and affected families, to get the best advice about genetic disease.

Oxford Handbook of Dialysis

Oxford Handbook of Dialysis
Author: Jeremy Levy,Edwina Brown,Anastasia Lawrence
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 689
Release: 2016
ISBN: 0199644764
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Dialysis Book Excerpt:

The Oxford Handbook of Dialysis is a comprehensive and practical guide to all aspects of dialysis, the management of patients with end stage kidney disease, and all its complications. The fourth edition has been completely updated, and covers all aspects of dialysis from haemodialysis techniques and haemodiafitration, to the medical, nursing and psychosocial aspects of managing patients with end stage kidney failure. Renal transplantation, plasma exchange, palliative care, and drug dosing are discussed, along with end of life care, and comnplications of chronic kdney disease. This handbook is packed with practical guidance and management, presented in a compact and easy to use format. The Oxford Handbook of Dialysis is aimed at all health care professionals dealing with dialysis patients from nephrologists to dieticians, as well as pharmacists, nurses, and surgeons. There are specific chapters on nursing patients on haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, and detailed nutrition and drug prescribing chapters. The fourth edition includes new sections on renal replacement therapies in acute kidney injury, home dialysis, new peritoneal dialysis fluids, new drugs including new epoietins and phosphate binders, updated sections on nocturnal dialysis, dialysis monitoring, encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis, sleep disorders, etc. The handbook is easy to read, very practical, and focussed, with individual topics covered on one or two pages. This book should have a home in every renal unit, dialysis centre, renal ward, and be close to hand for every nephrologist, renal trainee, or renal nurse.

Oxford Handbook of Neonatology

Oxford Handbook of Neonatology
Author: Grenville Fox,Timothy Watts,Nicholas Hoque
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 575
Release: 2017
ISBN: 0198703953
Category: MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Neonatology Book Excerpt:

Now in its second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Neonatology is the essential user-friendly guide for all healthcare professionals involved in the care of newborns. Accessible, practical, and updated with the latest evidence, this is a key resource designed for use at the cot-side. Using guidance from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and including the most up to date NICE guidelines, the second edition of this handbook uses extensive diagrams and an easy-to-use format to cover good communication practice, neonatal emergencies and technical procedures. Fully updated and revised with expanded sections covering therapeutic hypothermia and developmental care amongst other advances in the field, the Oxford Handbook of Neonatology is a valuable and up-to-date guide to a rapidly evolving field. Taking a valuable family-centred approach to neonatal care, this is the essential resource for all healthcare professionals working with newborns, from the undergraduate medical student to the doctor on the ward.

Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia

Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia
Author: Keith Allman,Iain Wilson,Aidan O'Donnell
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 1280
Release: 2016-01-07
ISBN: 0191030155
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia Book Excerpt:

Now on its fourth edition, the Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia provides authoritative, concise guidance on all aspects of anaesthesia. Evidence-based, up-to-date, and clinically-focused, it is indispensable for both anaesthetic trainees and experienced practitioners. Building on the award-winning success of previous editions, the Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia is as relevant and important as ever. Fully revised to follow the latest guidelines, drugs, and procedures, this book ensures readers have the most up-to-date knowledge easily to hand. Now including brand new content on obesity surgery, colloids vs crystalloids, enhanced recovery and intraoperative fluid management, new anticoagulants, BIS updates, pulse contour analysis, and much more. Whether you are studying, just starting out in practice, or an experienced practitioner in need of a revision tool, this handbook is your essential companion.

Oxford Handbook of Operative Surgery

Oxford Handbook of Operative Surgery
Author: Anil Agarwal,Neil Borley,Greg McLatchie
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 960
Release: 2017-04-05
ISBN: 0191503037
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Operative Surgery Book Excerpt:

For its third edition, this handbook has been fully revised and rewritten for the renowned Oxford Medical Handbook series. Including comprehensive coverage of all common surgical specialties and operations, it fully integrates practical advice on pre-operative procedure, equipment, step-by step surgical procedures, common techniques, and tips and tricks from over thirty experienced specialist surgeons. With over three hundred detailed practical diagrams and images to assist your understanding and packed with step-by-step, concise, and clear expert advice, you can be confident that this handbook will be your essential guide to all aspects of operative surgery. Providing an overview of modern operative surgical practice the Oxford Handbook of Operative Surgery will enable all surgeons, whether they are just starting out or posessing many years' experience, to prepare fully and be confident in observing, assisting or performing across the wide variety of surgical operations. Fully up to date and reflecting current practice and guidelines, it provides an essential complement to the highly successful Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery.

Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine

Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine
Author: Lesley K. Bowker,James D. Price,Kunal S. Shah,Sarah C. Smith
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 752
Release: 2018-03-09
ISBN: 0191058211
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine Book Excerpt:

This new edition of the Oxford Handbook in Geriatric Medicine has been expanded and updated to reflect the substantial changes in clinical practice since the previous edition, including the Francis report and the impact on care for the older patient, the National Dementia Strategy and screening, and the evolution of the role of Geriatricians in other specialities. It includes new material on risk scoring management of TIA, and a new chapter on the older surgical patient. With an ageing population, geriatric medicine is increasingly central to emergency and internal medicine in hospital settings and in general practice. Diseases are more common in the older person, and can be particularly difficult to assess and to treat effectively in a field that has limited evidence, yet makes up a substantial proportion of the work of most clinicians. Using clinical vignettes and how-to boxes to provide practical advice on common problems, this is a practical, accessible, and essential handbook for all medical staff who manage older patients.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology

Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology
Author: Susan Burge,Rubeta Matin,Dinny Wallis
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 712
Release: 2016-09-01
ISBN: 0191065129
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology Book Excerpt:

This second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology provides practical and accessible advice on how to reach a diagnosis or create a management plan when faced with patients with a range of skin conditions. Giving concise and clear guidance on investigation and treatment, this Handbook helps doctors adopt a step-by-step approach at the bedside to make sense of skin problems by analysing clinical signs. Illustrated and in full colour, it covers skin physiology, an overview of common skin conditions, and skin problems commonly seen in a broad range of specialities, from rheumatology to psychiatry, as well as children and the elderly. Now comprehensively updated with new clinical pictures, references, and extensively reworked chapters on skin in infancy and childhood, cutaneous reactions to drugs, skin tumours, and rheumatology. This second edition now includes a brand new chapter on skin and genetics, detailing this fast-growing and important area of dermatology, promoting good communication with a patient-centred and practical common-sense approach for trainees in dermatology, junior doctors, GPs, and medical students.

Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology

Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology
Author: Alastair Denniston,Philip Murray
Publsiher: OUP Oxford
Total Pages: 1104
Release: 2014-10-23
ISBN: 019166958X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology Book Excerpt:

Fully revised for its third edition, the Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology is a concise, systematic guide to all aspects of diagnosis, assessment, and ongoing management of ophthalmic diseases and conditions. Closely aligned with the curriculum for the ophthalmic postgraduate exams, and containing the most up-to-date clinical guidance, and practical advice, this is the essential resource for all those caring for ophthalmic patients. Covering the key information for both trainees and specialists; from clinical methods and the use of ophthalmic instruments, to basic perioperative care and advanced life support protocols. It includes new chapters covering laser procedures and theatre notes, as well as new sections on emerging technologies such as adaptive optics and gene therapy for retinal diseases. With expert advice, the latest clinical guidance, and its easy-reference format, this unique resource provides immediate access to the information you need, when you need it.

Oxford Handbook for the Foundation Programme

Oxford Handbook for the Foundation Programme
Author: Tim Raine,George Collins,Catriona Hall,Nina Hjelde
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 688
Release: 2018-11-10
ISBN: 0192543245
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook for the Foundation Programme Book Excerpt:

The Oxford Handbook for the Foundation Programme returns in a new edition to keep junior doctors, as well as their supervisors and senior medical students, up-to-date and give them the information and confidence they need to excel during and beyond the Foundation Programme. This new edition has been fully revised to take in the latest guidelines, the new junior doctors' contract, and the most recent Foundation Programme curriculum. It has new sections to demystify the NHS structure and explore key changes in social care and the interface with the NHS, and revised key information on the medical certificate of the cause of death, the role of the medical examiner, and changes to interactions with the coroner, as well as a new standalone chapter on Psychiatry. The junior doctor's pocket mentor, this handbook distils the knowledge of four authors across multiple NHS environments in an easy access format, covering everything from practical guidance at the patient's bedside to aspects of adapting to day-to-day life as a junior doctor that are rarely covered in medical school. With this indispensable survival guide to the Foundation Programme, you need never be alone on the wards again.

Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia

Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia
Author: Iain H. Wilson,Keith G. Allman
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 1273
Release: 2022-03-07
ISBN: 019885305X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia Book Excerpt:

Returning for its fifth edition, the Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia has been re-energized by new editors and a specialist contributor team, while still retaining its much-loved, clear and concise style. Written for anaesthetists at all stages of their careers, from trainees sitting exams through to experienced consultants as well as ODPs and nurses involved in theatre area work and pre-assessment, this comprehensive guide to the anaesthetic world is as indispensable as ever. This new edition has been completely revised and brings you the most up-to-date guidance and information to keep pace with fast-moving areas of anaesthesia, including a completely revised regional anaesthesia chapter. Now in full colour and packed with enhanced illustrations throughout, including new ECG rhythm strips and illustrations of specialist equipment, the Handbook also includes colour coding for easier navigation. Designed for daily use, this Handbook is your essential companion to anaesthesia, with everything you need at your fingertips whether on the go or for revision.

Oxford Handbook of Integrated Dental Biosciences

Oxford Handbook of Integrated Dental Biosciences
Author: Hugh Devlin,Rebecca Craven
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2018-03-09
ISBN: 0191077887
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Integrated Dental Biosciences Book Excerpt:

Practical, comprehensive, and concise, the Oxford Handbook of Integrated Dental Biosciences has been designed to reflect problem-based teaching scenarios, with extensive diagrams and illustrations to aid clinical understanding of the main text. Summary and key point boxes have been incorporated throughout to allow quick reference and easy assimilation of the content. Formally known as the Oxford Handbook of Applied Dental Sciences, this second edition has been completely rewritten by a brand new author team, to closely integrate the non-clinical and clinical aspects of dentistry. Featuring separate sections detailing the relevant clinical application and putting the science into context, this handbook is ideal for dental students, dental trainees studying for higher qualifications, and practitioners as a useful aide memoire.

Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry

Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry
Author: David Semple,Roger Smyth
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 1184
Release: 2019-07-30
ISBN: 0192514962
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry Book Excerpt:

This new fourth edition of the Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry is the essential, evidence-based companion to all aspects of psychiatry, from diagnosis and conducting a clinical interview to management by subspecialty. Fully updated to reflect changes to the legislature and classification of psychiatric disorders, and with coverage of the anticipated ICD-11 coding, this Handbook provides the latest advances in both clinical practice and management today. As in previous editions, the Handbook is indexed alphabetically by ICD-10 and DSM-5 codes,as well as a list of acute presentations for quick access in emergency situations. The practical layout helps the reader in making clinical diagnosis, and suggested differential diagnosis makes this title an invaluable guide to provide reassurance to health professionals when dealing with psychiatric issues. With a new chapter on Neuropsychiatry and a re-written section on gender dysphoria to reflect the biological and cultural developments in understanding and research since the previous edition, and filled with clinical observations, guidance, and commentary that reflects the authors' practical experiences of working in psychiatry, this Handbook is the indispensable guide for all trainee and practising psychiatrists.

Oxford Handbook of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology

Oxford Handbook of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology
Author: Estée Török,Fiona J. Cooke,Ed Moran
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 914
Release: 2017
ISBN: 019967132X
Category: Anti-infective agents
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Book Excerpt:

This handbook takes an integrated approach to both infectious disease and microbiology. Referenced to national frameworks and current legislation, it covers basic principles of bacteriology and virology, specific information on diseases and conditions, and material on 'hot topics' such as bioterrorism and preventative medicine.

Oxford Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Oxford Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Author: Luke Cascarini,Clare Schilling,Ben Gurney,Peter Brennan
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2018-08-02
ISBN: 0191080411
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Book Excerpt:

Now in its second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery has been fully updated to reflect current guidelines, with new images and annotated x-rays to support the text. Split into sections based on clinical areas, vital knowledge is distilled into bullets and summary boxes for quick and easy reference. Covering all common complaints likely to arise in everyday duties alongside a dedicated emergencies section, this handbook ensures all trainees from both medical and dental backgrounds, specialist nurses, and medical students gain a solid understanding of oral and maxillofacial surgical presentations, practices, and procedures.

Oxford Handbook of Neurology

Oxford Handbook of Neurology
Author: Hadi Manji,Seán Connolly,Neil Kitchen,Christian Lambert,Amrish Mehta
Publsiher: OUP Oxford
Total Pages: 656
Release: 2014-10-16
ISBN: 019103956X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Neurology Book Excerpt:

Fully updated for this second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Neurology is the definitive guide for all those working in neurology and neurosurgery. This practical and concise quick-reference resource includes a wealth of information and invaluable clinical guidance to ensure all readers stay up-to-date in this fast-moving specialty. Now including brand new chapters on neurological emergencies and neurology within other medical specialties, this handbook includes the most cutting-edge management and treatment options, drugs, and neurosurgical techniques. Covering the entire breadth of neurology with additional sections on neuroanatomy, neurosurgery, neuroradiology and neurophysiology, it includes common presentations and disorders as well as information on neurological assessment. Packed full of illustrations to ensure ease-of reference, and valuable clinical advice from experts in the field, the reader can be sure they will always have all the information they need at their fingertips.