Oxford Handbook of Neurology

Oxford Handbook of Neurology
Author: Hadi Manji,Seán Connolly,Neil Kitchen,Christian Lambert,Amrish Mehta
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 657
Release: 2014-02
ISBN: 0199601178
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Neurology Book Excerpt:

The Oxford Handbook of Neurology is a practical and concise guide for use on the ward and in clinical settings. It covers the entire breadth of neurology, including sections on neuroanatomy, neurosurgery, neuroradiology and neurophysiology. It also provides information on neurological assessment, neurological presentations and disorders.

Oxford Handbook of Neurology

Oxford Handbook of Neurology
Author: Hadi Manji,Neil Kitchen,Sean Connelly,Neil Dorward,Adrian Wills,Amrish Mehta
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 572
Release: 2007
ISBN: 0198509731
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Neurology Book Excerpt:

Suitable for use on the ward and in clinical settings, this book includes information and clinical guidance passed down by generations of neurologists. It deals with taking a neurological history and examination, including the skills necessary to make a neurological assessment.

Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics 3e

Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics 3e
Author: Robert C. Tasker,Carlo L. Acerini,Edward Holloway
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 1045
Release: 2021-01-04
ISBN: 0198789882
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics 3e Book Excerpt:

Fully revised for the new edition, this handbook covers all significant aspects of acute and chronic paediatrics. Areas such as neonatology, surgery, genetics and congenital malformations, and child protection are covered in a user-friendly and succinct style.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Rehabilitation

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Rehabilitation
Author: Anthony Ward,Michael Barnes,Sandra Stark,Sarah Ryan
Publsiher: OUP Oxford
Total Pages: 338
Release: 2009-04-30
ISBN: 0191071889
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Rehabilitation Book Excerpt:

Rehabilitation medicine is a new and growing specialty. Rehabilitation services are now available in most UK hospitals and rehabilitation has an increasing presence in the community. There is a strong evidence base for the efficacy of rehabilitation and there is no doubt that an active interdisciplinary rehabilitation programme produces real functional benefits for the person with disabilities and their family. The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Rehabilitation second edition, outlines the basic principles of rehabilitation and the key factors that are required for a high quality rehabilitation service. The increasingly important area of technical aids and assistive technology is covered, as well as physical problems. The book outlines the management of cognitive, behavioural and emotional problems and the rehabilitation needs of people with specific disorders. A new chapter on musculoskeletal pain in common rheumatological conditions has also been included. The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Rehabilitation second edition is a comprehensive text that not only summarises the management of common symptoms and disorders but also outlines the increasing evidence base for the efficacy of these techniques. This new edition has been fully revised to appeal to the whole rehabilitation team, including junior doctors training in rehabilitation and associated specialties, senior therapists, psychologists, nurses, physiotherapists, GPs, primary care teams, and intermediate care teams.

Oxford Handbook of Urology

Oxford Handbook of Urology
Author: John Reynard,Simon Brewster,Suzanne Biers
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 813
Release: 2009-03-19
ISBN: 0199534942
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Urology Book Excerpt:

The Oxford Handbook of Urology Second edition provides an excellent, informative and comprehensive overview of urology.

Oxford Handbook of Genitourinary Medicine HIV and Sexual Health

Oxford Handbook of Genitourinary Medicine  HIV  and Sexual Health
Author: Richard Pattman,Nathan Sankar,Babiker Elawad,Pauline Handy,David Ashley Price
Publsiher: OUP Oxford
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2010-09-30
ISBN: 0191043680
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Genitourinary Medicine HIV and Sexual Health Book Excerpt:

The new edition of this successful handbook provides a balance of evidence-based information on Genitourinary Medicine (GUM), including HIV/AIDS. It provides high quality, digestible clinical detail and also practical information on the ever-increasing medico-legal, ethical, and procedural issues of growing importance when dealing with these complex topics. Designed primarily for the trainee in GUM, it is also a valuable reference and resource for the specialist physician, nurse, and other professionals working in the field of sexual health. The new edition remains relevant to those working in this field and features practical enhanced sections on contraception and genital dermatology written by specialist contributors, and information for general practitioners in order to provide services for STIs. The book consists of three easy-to-follow sections. The first section deals with routine management within GUM; medico-legal and ethical issues, the standard patient, special situations, and routine clinical and laboratory processes that include simple flow chart guidance on common clinical presentations. The second section details GUM conditions in a disease-orientated style, including STIs and also other genitourinary problems that may present. The third section on HIV provides a contemporary epidemiological overview of this infection, basic viral biology and pathogenesis, a disease-orientated description of conditions both directly related and opportunistic, and their management and data on special situations such as pregnancy. Finally guidance on commonly used abbreviations is shown together with a useful resource directory for staff. In essence this handbook provides a wealth of simple and easy to follow information on STIs and the principles of providing a service including administrative and medico-legal issues that are sometimes difficult to locate. This book will be of global use to all those with an interest in sexual health whatever their level of expertise and wherever they may practice.

Oxford Handbook of Dialysis

Oxford Handbook of Dialysis
Author: Jeremy Levy,Edwina Brown,Christine Daley
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 703
Release: 2009-03-26
ISBN: 0199235287
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Dialysis Book Excerpt:

This handbook covers all aspects of dialysis treatment and the care of patients with renal failure in a clear, compact but detailed format.

Oxford Handbook of Reproductive Medicine and Family Planning

Oxford Handbook of Reproductive Medicine and Family Planning
Author: Enda McVeigh,Roy Homburg,John Guillebaud
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 475
Release: 2008-03-27
ISBN: 0199203806
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Reproductive Medicine and Family Planning Book Excerpt:

This handbook provides practical, evidence-based guidance on the care of adolescents, reproductive age females, and males. Divided into three sections, it follows chronological age up to the menopause, covering areas such as the reproductive system, puberty, the menstrual cycle, contraceptive methods, and infertility.

Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care
Author: Max Watson,Caroline Lucas,Andrew Hoy,Jo Wells
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 1078
Release: 2009-03-26
ISBN: 0199234353
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care Book Excerpt:

This practical guide briefly covers the historical and epidemiological background of palliative care and the growth of palliative medicine as a specialty, before dealing with major physical, psychological, spiritual, and symptom management issues from diagnosis to bereavement care.

Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Author: Sally Collins,Sabaratnam Arulkumaran,Kevin Hayes,Simon Jackson
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 792
Release: 2008-12-11
ISBN: 0199227241
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Book Excerpt:

Provides a quick reference guide to the specialty, covering diagnoses, investigation and management in a user-friendly, accessible format. Contributors provide evidence-based guidelines which highlight the core knowledge for diagnosing and managing common problems and emergencies.

Oxford Handbook of Pre Hospital Care

Oxford Handbook of Pre Hospital Care
Author: Ian Greaves,Keith Porter,Keith M. Porter
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 733
Release: 2007
ISBN: 0198515847
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Pre Hospital Care Book Excerpt:

"Reprinted in 2009, 2011 (with corrections)"--Title page verso.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills
Author: James Thomas,Tanya Monaghan
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 782
Release: 2007-05-31
ISBN: 9780198568384
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills Book Excerpt:

This handbook provides clear guidance on all aspects of history taking, physical examination, communication, practical procedures, and interpretation of medical data. In line with current teaching methods, the book takes a systems-based approach to medicine and is an ideal revision guide and primer for junior doctors going out on the wards.

Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine

Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine
Author: Stephen Chapman,Grace Robinson,John Stradling,Sophie West
Publsiher: OUP Oxford
Total Pages: 868
Release: 2009-03-26
ISBN: 0191024422
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine Book Excerpt:

The Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine provides a fast, reliable look-up reference on all chest diseases. The second edition of this comprehensive Handbook has been revised throughout, with additional material on avian flu, pulmonary complications of sickle cell disease, acute and chronic oxygen therapy and updated references to the latest British Thoracic Society guidelines. The Handbook's opening chapters aid diagnosis by addressing the main respiratory symptoms encountered by clinicians. Subsequent chapters discuss each respiratory disease in more depth, with practical tips for the out-patient clinic or ward setting. The Handbook also includes a unique section on practical skills and procedures, providing essential technical and reference information. Useful pages on lung and bronchial anatomy, CT anatomy and scans, lung function and blood-gas nomograms, and a list of useful websites are included for easy reference. Like all the Oxford Handbooks, the Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine 2/e combines authority, relevance and reliability. It is the must-have guide for all clinicians dealing with respiratory medicine.

Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics

Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics
Author: Robert C Tasker,Robert J McClure,Carlo L Acerini
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 1101
Release: 2008-04-24
ISBN: 0198565739
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics Book Excerpt:

This handbook covers all significant aspects of acute and chronic paediatrics. Areas such as neonatology, surgery, genetics and congenital malformations and child protection are covered in a user-friendly and succinct style.

Oxford Handbook of Complementary Medicine

Oxford Handbook of Complementary Medicine
Author: Edzard Ernst,Max H Pittler,Barbara Wider,Kate Boddy
Publsiher: OUP Oxford
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2008-03-13
ISBN: 0191039608
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Complementary Medicine Book Excerpt:

The Oxford Handbook of Complementary Medicine presents evidence-based information on CAM in an easily accessible form, thereby enabling hospital doctors, GPs, nurses, medical students and other healthcare professionals to competently advise patients about CAM treatments. The book covers definitions, cost, safety, regulation, legal and ethical questions and a range of practical issues, diagnostic techniques, and risk-benefit assessments of CAM modalities. The main part of the book is organised by condition, outlining for each the CAM treatments available, ranked according to level of evidence of effectiveness, followed by a concise clinical bottom line assessing risks and benefits, also in relation to conventional treatment. The information is presented in a concise, matter-of-fact fashion, avoiding the obscure jargon sometimes used in CAM. Many issues surrounding CAM remain controversial and this handbook discusses them openly and critically.

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 Nutrition and Dietetics

Oxford Handbook of Nutrition and Dietetics
Author: Joan Webster-Gandy,Angela Madden,Michelle Holdsworth
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 774
Release: 2006
ISBN: 0198567251
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Nutrition and Dietetics Book Excerpt:

The role of nutrition in the prevention and treatment of disease is increasingly being recognised. It is an area that health professionals need to be aware of but one in which few are specifically trained. This Handbook covers the life cycle from preconception to old age emphasising nutritional science, therapeutic dietetics and nutrition/dietetics in the community.

Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology

Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology
Author: Alastair K. O. Denniston,Philip I. Murray
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 975
Release: 2009-06-11
ISBN: 0199552649
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology Book Excerpt:

This handbook offers a systematic summary of ophthalmic disease directed towards diagnosis, interim assessment and ongoing management. The second edition is an invaluable companion to the practice of ophthalmology, providing rapid access to the information when it is needed, whether in the clinic, theatre or on the ward.

Oxford Handbook of Critical Care

Oxford Handbook of Critical Care
Author: Mervyn Singer,Andrew Webb
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 700
Release: 2009-03-26
ISBN: 0199235333
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Book Excerpt:

The fully revised, third edition of this bestselling Handbook describes best practice of critical care in a succinct, concise and clinically-orientated way. Covering the principles of general management, it includes therapeutic and monitoring devices, specific disorders of organ systems, as well as detailed information on drugs and fluids. New material has been added on key areas such as airway maintenance, dressing techniques, infection control, echocardiography, tissue perfusion monitoring, coma and more. With up-to-date references and invaluable clinical advice, there is also plenty of space to add notes or amend sections to suit local protocols. Patient-centred and practical, it will serve the consultant, trainee, nurse or other allied health professionals as both a reference and aide memoir. This is the indispensable Oxford Handbook for all those working within critical care.

Oxford Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

Oxford Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes
Author: Helen Turner,John Wass
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 954
Release: 2009-03-26
ISBN: 0198567391
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes Book Excerpt:

This handbook in endocrinology and diabetes discusses clinical investigation and management in a convenient way, including both the protocols and explicit clinical information necessary for the management of individual patients.