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Green Library
Journal/Periodical
computer discs ; 4 3/4 in. Digital: text file; PDF. data file; Excel.
Green Library

3. Hallim pŏphak = Forum [ - 2019]

Journal/Periodical
v. ; 25 cm.
Journal/Periodical
v. ; 28 cm.
Business Library, SAL3 (off-campus storage)

5. Benelux newsletter [ - 2019]

Journal/Periodical
volumes : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Green Library
Book
online resource (vii, 593 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Structure and function
  • Cutaneous signs and diagnosis
  • Dermatoses resulting from physical factors
  • Pruritus and neurocutaneous diseases
  • Atopic dermatitis, eczema, and noninfectious immunodeficiency disorders
  • Contact dermatitis and drug eruptions
  • Erythema and urticaria
  • Connective tissue diseases
  • Mucinoses
  • Seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, recalcitrant palmoplantar eruptions, pustular dermatitis, and erythroderma
  • Pityriasis rosea, pityriasis rubra pilaris, and other papulosquamous and hyperkeratotic diseases
  • Lichen planus and related conditions
  • Acne
  • Bacterial infections
  • Diseases resulting from fungi and yeasts
  • Mycobacterial diseases
  • Hansen disease
  • Syphilis, yaws, bejel, and pinta
  • Viral diseases
  • Parasitic infestations, stings, and bites
  • Chronic blistering dermatoses
  • Nutritional diseases
  • Diseases of subcutaneous fat
  • Endocrine diseases
  • Abnormalities of dermal fibrous and elastic tissue
  • Errors in metabolism
  • Genodermatoses and congenital anomalies
  • Dermal and subcutaneous tumors
  • Epidermal nevi, neoplasms, and cysts
  • Melanocytic nevi and neoplasms
  • Macrophage/monocyte disorders
  • Cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia, cutaneous t-cell lymphoma, other malignant lymphomas, and allied diseases
  • Diseases of skin appendages
  • Diseases of mucous membranes
  • Cutaneous vascular diseases
  • Disturbances of pigmentation.
Medical Library (Lane)
Book
1 online resource (pages)
  • Chapter 1. Sinus Node - Normal and Abnormal Rhythms Chapter 2. Bradyarrhythmias - Conduction System Abnormalities Chapter 3. Ectopic Complexes and Rhythms Chapter 4. Tachycardia Chapter 5. Supraventricular Tachyarrhythmias Chapter 6. Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias Chapter 7. Cardiac Pacing and Pacemaker Rhythms Chapter 8. Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators Chapter 9. Drug Effects and Electrolyte Disorders Chapter 10. Athletes and Arrhythmias Chapter 11. Evaluation of the Patient with Suspected Arrhythmias Chapter 12. Treatment of Arrhythmias Chapter 13. Management of Arrhythmias in Pregnancy.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323399685 20170410
Concise, compact, fully-illustrated and easy to read, Arrhythmia Essentials, 2nd Edition provides detailed, practical information on recognizing and treating heart rhythm disturbances for clinicians with any level of expertise. The author team, led by renowned authority in cardiac electrophysiology, Dr. Brian Olshansky, guides you skillfully through the different types of arrhythmias and how they present on ECGs. You'll find specific examples of each arrhythmia, numerous algorithms to facilitate an approach to arrhythmia diagnosis and management, updates on medical therapy, and indications for implantable rhythm management devices and ablation - all in a convenient, softcover volume that's perfect for on-the-go reference.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323399685 20170410
Book
1 online resource.
  • Foreword xi Introduction xv 1 Banking Risk 1 1.1 Single Bank Risk 4 1.2 The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision Approach to Regulation 14 1.3 Banking Risk Modeling and Stress Testing 33 1.4 Contagion 36 1.5 System Modeling 41 2 Simulation Models 45 2.1 Simulating Shocks: Idiosyncratic Shocks, or Exogenous Failure of Individual Banks 49 2.2 Simulating Shocks: Stress Testing 54 2.3 Simulating Shocks: Systematic Common Shocks 56 2.4 Simulating Shocks: Common Shocks 58 2.5 Estimation of Losses Variability and Assets Riskiness 70 2.6 Simulating Shocks: Correlated Risk Factors 82 2.7 Simulating Shocks: Combining Idiosyncratic and Common Shocks 87 2.8 Correlation 89 2.9 The Interbank Matrix 98 2.10 Loss Given Default 127 2.11 Interbank Losses Attribution 132 2.12 Contagion Simulation Methods 133 2.13 Data and Applied Problems 140 3 Real Economy, Sovereign Risk, and Banking Systems Linkages 149 3.1 Effects of Bank Riskiness on Sovereign Risk 150 3.2 Effects of Sovereign Risk on Bank Riskiness 153 3.3 Linkages to the Real Economy 154 3.4 Modeling 156 3.5 Implementation 159 4 Applications 163 4.1 Testing for Banks Public Finances Contagion Risk 163 4.2 Banking Systems Regulation What-If Tests 164 4.3 Banks Minimum Capital Requirements: Cost Benefit Analysis 169 4.4 Deposits Guarantee Schemes (DGS)/Resolution Funds Dimensioning 174 4.5 Computing Capital Coverage from Assets PD and Bank PD 178 4.6 Computing Banks Probability to Default from Capital Coverage and Assets PD 180 4.7 Risk Contributions and SiFis 182 4.8 The Regulator s Dilemma 202 Appendix: Software References and Tools 205 References 223 Index 235.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781119195894 20170403
Presents information sources and methodologies for modeling and simulating banking system stability Combining both academic and institutional knowledge and experience, Banking Systems Simulation: Theory, Practice, and Application of Modeling Shocks, Losses, and Contagion presents banking system risk modeling clearly within a theoretical framework. Written from the global financial perspective, the book explores single bank risk, common bank exposures, and contagion, and how these apply on a systemic level. Zedda approaches these simulation methods logically by providing the basic building blocks of modeling and simulation, and then delving further into the individual techniques that make up a systems model. In addition, the author provides clear and detailed explanations of the foundational research into the mathematical and legal concepts used to analyze banking risk problems, measures and data for representing the main banking risk sources, and the major problems researchers are likely to encounter. There are numerous software descriptions throughout, with references and tools to help readers gain a proper understanding of the presented techniques and possibly develop new applications and research. The book concludes with an appendix that features real-world datasets and models. In addition, this book: Provides a comprehensive overview of methods for analyzing models and simulating risk for banking and financial systems Provides a clear presentation of the technical and legal concepts used in banking regulation Presents unique insights from an expert s perspective, with specific coverage of assessing risks and developing what-if analyses at the systems level Concludes with a discussion of applications, including banking systems regulation what-if tests, cost-benefit analysis, evaluations of banking systems stability effects on public finances, dimensioning, and risk-based contributions for Deposit Guarantee Schemes (DGS) and Resolution Funds Banking Systems Simulation: Theory, Practice, and Application of Modeling Shocks, Losses, and Contagion is ideal for banking researchers focusing on computational methods of analysis as well as an appropriate reference for graduate-level students in banking, finance, and computational methods. Stefano Zedda is Researcher in Financial Mathematics at the University of Cagliari in Italy and qualified as associate professor in banking and corporate finance. His research is mainly focused on quantitative analyses for banking and finance, with a particular focus on banking systems modeling and simulation. In 2008, Zedda developed the mathematical modeling and software implementation of the Systemic Model for Banking Originated Losses (SYMBOL), further developed during his activity at the European Commission. The Commission subsequently adopted it as a standard tool for testing banking regulation proposals. Stefano Zedda s research interests include banking, financial mathematics, and statistics, specifically simulation of banking and financial systems stability, banking regulation impact assessment, and interactive agent simulation.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781119195894 20170403
Book
online resource (x, 829 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Principles of cell and membrane function
  • Homeostasis : volume and composition of body fluid compartments
  • Signal transduction, membrane receptors, second messengers, and regulation of gene expression
  • The nervous system : introduction to cells and systems
  • Generation and conduction of action potentials
  • Synaptic transmission
  • The somatosensory system
  • The special senses
  • Organization of motor function
  • Integrative functions of the nervous system
  • The autonomic nervous system and its central control
  • Skeletal muscle physiology
  • Cardiac muscle
  • Smooth muscle
  • Overview of circulation
  • Elements of cardiac function
  • Properties of the vasculature
  • Regulation of the heart and vasculature
  • Integrated control of the cardiovascular system
  • Introduction to the respiratory system
  • Static lung and chest wall mechanics
  • Dynamic lung and chest wall mechanics
  • Ventilation, perfusion, and ventilation/perfusion relationships
  • Oxygen and carbon dioxide transport
  • Control of respiration
  • Nonphysiological functions of the lung : host defense and metabolism
  • Functional anatomy and general principles of regulation in the gastrointestinal tract
  • The cephalic, oral, and esophageal phases of the integrated response to a meal
  • The gastric phase of the integrated response to a meal
  • The small intestinal phase of the integrated response to a meal
  • The colonic phase of the integrated response to a meal
  • Transport and metabolic functions of the liver
  • Elements of renal function
  • Solute and water transport along the nephron : tubular function
  • Control of body fluid osmolality and volume
  • Potassium, calcium, and phosphate homeostasis
  • Role of the kidneys in the regulation of acid-base balance
  • Introduction to the endocrine system
  • Hormonal regulation of energy metabolism
  • Hormonal regulation of calcium and phosphate metabolism
  • The hypothalamus and pituitary gland
  • The thyroid gland
  • The adrenal gland
  • The male and female reproductive systems.
Medical Library (Lane)
Book
1 online resource (336 pages).
Book
1 online resource : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Preinvasive disease of the cervix / L. Stewart Massad
  • Preinvasive disease of the vagina and vulva and related disorders / Cara A. Mathews and Joan L. Walker
  • Invasive cervical cancer / Krishnansu S. Tewari and Bradley J. Monk
  • Endometrial hyperplasia, estrogen therapy, and the prevention of endometrial cancer / Lisa M. Landrum, Rosemary E. Zuna, and Joan L. Walker
  • Adenocarcinoma of the uterine corpus / William T. Creasman and David Scott Miller
  • Sarcoma of the uterus / D. Scott McMeekin and William T. Creasman
  • Gestational trophoblastic disease / Emma L. Barber and John T. Soper
  • Invasive cancer of the vulva / Thomas Herzog
  • Invasive cancer of the vagina / Marilyn Huang, Brian M. Slomovitz, and Robert L. Coleman
  • The adnexal mass / Camille C. Gunderson, Robert S. Mannel, and Philip J. Di Saia
  • Epithelial ovarian cancer / Eric L. Eisenhauer, Ritu Salani, and Larry J. Copeland
  • Germ cell, stromal, and other ovarian tumors / Emily R. Penick, Chad Hamilton, G. Larry Maxwell, and Charlotte S. Marcus
  • Fallopian tube cancer / Erica R. Hope, G. Larry Maxwell, and Chad A. Hamilton
  • Breast diseases / Patricia A. Cronin and Mary L. Gemignani
  • Cancer in pregnancy / Krishnansu S. Tewari
  • Complications of disease and therapy / Kemi M. Doll, Daniel L. Clarke-Pearson
  • Basic principles of chemotherapy / Christina S. Chu and Stephen C. Rubin
  • Targeted therapy and molecular genetics / Shannon N. Westin, Anil K. Sood, and Robert L. Coleman
  • Genes and cancer : genetic counseling and clinical management / David G. Mutch, Sheri Babb, and Philip J. Di Saia
  • Palliative care and quality of life / Dana M Chase, Siu-Fun Wong, Lari Wenzel, and Bradley J. Monk
  • Role of minimally invasive surgery in gynecologic malignancies / Floor J. Backes, David E. Cohn, Robert S. Mannel, and Jeffrey M. Fowler
  • Epidemiology of commonly used statistical terms and analysis of clinical studies / Wendy R. Brewster
  • Basic principles in gynecologic radiotherapy / Catheryn M. Yashar
  • Appendices. Staging: staging of cancer at gynecologic sites
  • Modified from common terminology criteria for adverse events (common terminology criteria for adverse events)
  • Blood component therapy
  • Suggested recommendations for routine cancer screening
  • Nutritional therapy.
The most readable, most comprehensive book in its field, Clinical Gynecologic Oncology, 9th Edition is the leading reference for diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic cancers - a must-have reference for improving outcomes and providing effective care. A "who's who" list of contributing authors, under the editorial direction of Drs. Philip DiSaia and William Creasman, provides expert guidance on clinical presentations and management, now fully up to date with a brand-new design for faster, easier reference.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323400671 20170410
Book
online resource (xi, 631 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Preinvasive disease of the cervix / L. Stewart Massad
  • Preinvasive disease of the vagina and vulva and related disorders / Cara A. Mathews and Joan L. Walker
  • Invasive cervical cancer / Krishnansu S. Tewari and Bradley J. Monk
  • Endometrial hyperplasia, estrogen therapy, and the prevention of endometrial cancer / Lisa M. Landrum, Rosemary E. Zuna, and Joan L. Walker
  • Adenocarcinoma of the uterine corpus / William T. Creasman and David Scott Miller
  • Sarcoma of the uterus / D. Scott McMeekin and William T. Creasman
  • Gestational trophoblastic disease / Emma L. Barber and John T. Soper
  • Invasive cancer of the vulva / Thomas Herzog
  • Invasive cancer of the vagina / Marilyn Huang, Brian M. Slomovitz, and Robert L. Coleman
  • The adnexal mass / Camille C. Gunderson, Robert S. Mannel, and Philip J. Di Saia
  • Epithelial ovarian cancer / Eric L. Eisenhauer, Ritu Salani, and Larry J. Copeland
  • Germ cell, stromal, and other ovarian tumors / Emily R. Penick, Chad Hamilton, G. Larry Maxwell, and Charlotte S. Marcus
  • Fallopian tube cancer / Erica R. Hope, G. Larry Maxwell, and Chad A. Hamilton
  • Breast diseases / Patricia A. Cronin and Mary L. Gemignani
  • Cancer in pregnancy / Krishnansu S. Tewari
  • Complications of disease and therapy / Kemi M. Doll, Daniel L. Clarke-Pearson
  • Basic principles of chemotherapy / Christina S. Chu and Stephen C. Rubin
  • Targeted therapy and molecular genetics / Shannon N. Westin, Anil K. Sood, and Robert L. Coleman
  • Genes and cancer : genetic counseling and clinical management / David G. Mutch, Sheri Babb, and Philip J. Di Saia
  • Palliative care and quality of life / Dana M Chase, Siu-Fun Wong, Lari Wenzel, and Bradley J. Monk
  • Role of minimally invasive surgery in gynecologic malignancies / Floor J. Backes, David E. Cohn, Robert S. Mannel, and Jeffrey M. Fowler
  • Epidemiology of commonly used statistical terms and analysis of clinical studies / Wendy R. Brewster
  • Basic principles in gynecologic radiotherapy / Catheryn M. Yashar
  • Appendices. Staging: staging of cancer at gynecologic sites
  • Modified from common terminology criteria for adverse events (common terminology criteria for adverse events)
  • Blood component therapy
  • Suggested recommendations for routine cancer screening
  • Nutritional therapy.
Medical Library (Lane)
Book
online resource (xiv, 604 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Medical Library (Lane)
Book
1 online resource (xix, 618 pages) : illustrations
  • SECTION 1 Hand and Wrist Injuries 1 Flexor Tendon Injuries 2 Flexor Digitorum Profundus Avulsion ("Jersey Finger") 3 Extensor Tendon Injuries 4 Fractures and Dislocations of the Hand 5 Fifth Metacarpal Neck Fracture (Boxer's Fracture) 6 Injuries to the Ulnar Collateral Ligament of the Thumb Metacarpophalangeal Joint (Gamekeeper's Thumb) 7 Nerve Compression Syndromes 8 Scaphoid Fractures 9 Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Injury 10 Metacarpal Phalangeal Joint Arthroplasty SECTION 2 Rehabilitation After Total Elbow Arthroplasty 11 The Total Elbow 12 Rehabilitation After Fractures of the Forearm and Elbow 13 Pediatric Elbow Injuries in the Throwing 14 Medial Collateral Ligament and Ulnar Nerve Injury at the Elbow 15 Treating Flexion Contracture (Loss of Extension) in Throwing Athletes 16 Post-Traumatic Elbow Stiffness 17 Treatment and Rehabilitation of Elbow Dislocations 18 Lateral and Medial Humeral Epicondylitis 19 Forearm Upper Extremity Nerve Entrapment Injuries SECTION 3 Shoulder Injuries 20 General Principles of Shoulder Rehabilitation 21 Importance of the History in the Diagnosis of Shoulder Pathology 22 Rotator Cuff Tendinitis in the Overhead Athlete 23 Rotator Cuff Repair 24 Shoulder Instability Treatment and Rehabilitation 25 Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder) 26 Rehabilitation for Biceps Tendon Disorders and SLAP Lesions 27 Scapular Dyskinesis 28 Rehabilitation Following Total Shoulder and Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty 29 Upper Extremity Interval Throwing Progressions 30 Shoulder Exercises for Injury Prevention in the Throwing Athlete 31 Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficiency: Evaluation and Treatment 32 Postural Consideration for the Female Athlete's Shoulder 33 Impingement Syndrome 34 Pectoralis Major Rupture Repair 35 Thoracic Outlet Syndrome in the Overhead Athlete 36 Proximal Humeral and Humeral Shaft Fractures 37 The Use of a Functional Testing Algorithm (FTA) to Make Qualitative and Quantitative Decisions to Return Athletes Back to Sports Following Shoulder Injuries SECTION 4 Foot and Ankle Injuries 38 Foot and Ankle Fractures 39 Ankle Sprains 40 Ankle-Specific Perturbation Training 41 Chronic Ankle Instability 42 Syndesmotic Injuries 43 Inferior Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis) 44 Achilles Tendinopathy 45 Achilles Tendon Rupture 46 First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Sprain (Turf Toe) SECTION 5 Knee Injuries 47 Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries 48 Perturbation Training for Postoperative ACL Reconstruction and Patients Who Were Nonoperatively Treated and ACL Deficient 49 Gender Issues in ACL Injury 50 Functional Testing, Functional Training, and Criteria for Return to Play After ACL Reconstruction 51 Functional Performance Measures and Sports-Specific Rehabilitation for Lower Extremity Injuries: A Guide for a Safe Return to Sports 52 Treatment and Rehabilitation of Arthrofibrosis of the Knee 53 Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries 54 Medial Collateral Ligament Injuries 55 Meniscal Injuries 56 Patellofemoral Disorders 57 Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction 58 Hip Strength and Kinematics in Patellofemoral Syndrome 59 Overuse Syndromes of the Knee 60 Patellar Tendon Ruptures 61 Articular Cartilage Procedures of the Knee 62 The Arthritic Knee 63 Total Knee Replacement Protocol SECTION 6 Hip Injuries 64 Hip Injuries 65 The Arthritic Hip 66 Total Hip Replacement Rehabilitation: Progression and Restrictions 67 Groin Pain 68 Hamstring Muscle Injuries in Athletes 69 Athletic Pubalgia 70 Femoro-acetabular Impingement: Labral Repair and Reconstruction SECTION 7 Spinal Disorders 71 Whiplash Injury: Treatment and Rehabilitation 72 Therapeutic Exercise for the Cervical Spine 73 Treatment-Based Classification of Low Back Pain 74 Core Stabilization Training 75 McKenzie Approach to Low Back Pain 76 Rehabilitation Following Lumbar Disc Surgery 77 Chronic Back Pain and Pain Science 78 Spinal Manipulation 79 Neurodynamics 80 Spondylolisthesis 81 Lumbar Spine Microdiscectomy Surgical Rehabilitation SECTION 8 Special Topics 82 Running Injuries: Etiology and Recovery-Based Treatment 83 Running Injuries: Shoes, Orthotics, and Return-to-Running Program 84 Tendinopathy.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323393706 20170410
Evidence suggests a direct correlation between the quality of postoperative orthopaedic rehabilitation and the effectiveness of the surgery. Clinical Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, 4th Edition, helps today's orthopaedic teams apply the most effective, evidence-based protocols for maximizing return to function following common sports injuries and post-surgical conditions. Charles Giangarra, MD and Robert Manske, PT continue the commitment to excellence established by Dr. S. Brent Brotzman in previous editions, bringing a fresh perspective to the team approach to rehabilitation.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323393706 20170410
Book
1 online resource
  • List of Contributors xi Series Foreword xv Introduction xvii Acknowledgments xix 1 Coastal Storm Definition 1 Mitchell Harley 1.1 Introduction 1 1.1.1 The challenge of defining coastal storms 4 1.1.2 A general coastal storm definition 7 1.1.3 Approaches to assessing coastal storminess 8 1.2 Synoptic systems and coastal storms 9 1.2.1 Tropical cyclones 9 1.2.2 Extra-tropical cyclones 10 1.2.3 Storm surge 11 1.3 Statistical approaches to identifying coastal storms 12 1.3.1 Coastal storm events from wave time-series 12 1.3.2 Coastal storm events from water-level time-series 15 1.3.3 Indicators of coastal storm severity 16 1.4 Conclusion 18 References 19 2 Hydrodynamics Under Storm Conditions 23 Xavier Bertin, Maitane Olabarrieta and Robert McCall 2.1 General introduction 23 2.2 Storm surges 23 2.2.1 Introduction 23 2.2.2 Governing equations 24 2.3 Hydrodynamics of the surf zone during storms 31 2.3.1 Introduction 31 2.3.2 Longshore currents 31 2.3.3 Bed return flows 32 2.3.4 Infragravity waves 33 2.3.5 Swash zone dynamics 35 2.4 Conclusions and future challenges 38 Acknowledgements 38 References 39 3 Sediment Transport Under Storm Conditions on Sandy Beaches 45 Troels Aagaard and Aart Kroon 3.1 Introduction 45 3.2 Morphological consequences of coastal storms 46 3.3 Sediment transport processes during storms 48 3.4 Observations of sediment transport on the upper shoreface during storm events 53 3.5 Observations of sediment transport on the lower shoreface during storm events 58 3.6 Conclusions 60 Acknowledgements 60 References 60 4 Examples of Storm Impacts on Barrier Islands 65 Nathaniel Plant, Kara Doran and Hilary Stockdon 4.1 Introduction 65 4.2 Barrier island response to storms 66 4.3 Quantifying the changes due to specific storms 70 4.4 Resilience 75 4.5 Summary 76 Acknowledgements 77 References 77 5 Storm Impacts on the Morphology and Sedimentology of Open-coast Tidal Flats 81 Ping Wang and Jun Cheng 5.1 Introduction 81 5.2 Sedimentologic characteristics 83 5.3 Erosion-deposition processes and morphodynamics of open-coast tidal flat 88 5.4 Conclusions 96 References 96 6 Storm Impacts on Cliffed Coastlines 99 Sue Brooks and Tom Spencer 6.1 Introduction 99 6.2 Methodologies and their application 104 6.3 Storminess and the cliff record 106 6.4 Case study: Soft rock cliff geology and responses to storms 110 6.5 Modelling shoreline retreat for cliffed coasts and the incorporation of storminess 115 6.6 Future storm impacts on clifflines under accelerated sea-level rise and changing storminess 117 6.7 Conclusions 119 Acknowledgements 119 References 119 7 Storms in Coral Reefs 127 Ana Vila-Concejo and Paul Kench 7.1 Introduction 127 7.2 Geomorphic units of reefs 129 7.2.1 Reefs as ecomorphodynamic structures 130 7.2.2 Unique interactions of storm waves with coral reefs 132 7.3 Storms on the forereef: Role of spurs and grooves 134 7.3.1 Destructive effects of storms in the forereef and spur and groove 135 7.3.2 Constructive effects of storms in the forereef 136 7.4 Storms on the reef flats: Development of rubble flats and rubble spits 136 7.4.1 Waves on the reef flats 136 7.4.2 Destructive effects of storms on reef flats 136 7.4.3 Constructive effects of storms on reef flats 137 7.5 Storms on the backreef: Sand aprons, reef islands and beaches 139 7.5.1 Sand aprons 139 7.5.2 Reef islands 139 7.6 Conclusion 145 Acknowledgements 145 References 145 8 Storm Clustering and Beach Response 151 Nadia Senechal, Bruno Castelle and Karin R. Bryan 8.1 Introduction 151 8.2 Storm clustering: Genesis and definitions 153 8.2.1 Genesis 153 8.2.2 Definitions 154 8.3 Approaches used to assess storm clustering impact on coasts 156 8.3.1 Data collection 156 8.3.2 Numerical models 157 8.4 Beach response to storm cluster 159 8.4.1 Bar dynamics under storm clustering 159 8.4.2 Morphological feedback 160 8.4.3 The dynamic equilibrium concept 162 8.4.4 Water level 164 8.4.5 Recovery periods 165 8.5 Conclusions 167 References 167 9 Overwash Processes: Lessons from Fieldwork and Laboratory Experiments 175 Ana Matias and Gerhard Masselink 9.1 Introduction 175 9.1.1 Overwash definition 175 9.1.2 Occurrence of overwash 177 9.1.3 Relevance of overwash 180 9.2 Methods to study overwash processes 180 9.2.1 Fieldwork measurements 180 9.2.2 Laboratory experiments 181 9.3 Hydrodynamic processes during overwash 183 9.3.1 Oceanographic conditions 183 9.3.2 Hydraulics of overwash flows 183 9.4 Morpho-sedimentary dynamics by overwash processes 185 9.4.1 Morphological changes induced by overwash 185 9.4.2 Morphodynamic processes during overwash 187 9.5 Conclusion 189 Acknowledgements 190 References 190 10 Modeling the Morphological Impacts of Coastal Storms 195 Ap van Dongeren, Dano Roelvink, Robert McCall, Kees Nederhoff and Arnold van Rooijen 10.1 Introduction 195 10.1.1 Empirical models 196 10.1.2 Process-based models 197 10.1.3 Process-model applications 201 10.1.4 Operational models 209 10.2 Outlook 209 Acknowledgements 210 References 210 11 Preparing for the Impact of Coastal Storms: A Coastal Manager-oriented Approach 217 Jose Jimenez, Clara Armaroli and Eva Bosom 11.1 Introduction 217 11.2 Coastal vulnerability assessment framework 219 11.2.1 General framework 219 11.2.2 How to characterize storm-induced hazards 219 11.2.3 How to measure the vulnerability 221 11.2.4 How to select the probability to be analyzed 222 11.2.5 The Catalonia coastal vulnerability assessment framework 223 11.3 Coastal early warning systems 227 11.3.1 Generalities 227 11.3.2 Coastal EWSs 228 11.3.3 The Emilia-Romagna coastal early warning system 228 11.4 Conclusion 234 Acknowledgements 235 References 235 12 Assessing Storm Erosion Hazards 241 Roshanka Ranasinghe and David Callaghan 12.1 Introduction 241 12.2 The diagnostic conundrum 242 12.3 Quantifying storm erosion volumes for coastal management/planning 243 12.3.1 Coastal profile model application with Extrapolated Wave Exceedance Characteristics (EWEC) 243 12.3.2 Coastal profile model application with the Synthetic Design Storm (SDS) approach 245 12.3.3 The Joint Probability Method (JPM) approach 246 12.3.4 Corbella and Stretch (CS) approach 248 12.4 Application of storm erosion volume estimates in coastal management/planning 250 12.5 Conclusions and recommendations 251 Acknowledgments 254 References 254 Conclusions and Future Perspectives 257 Index 259.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781118937105 20170424
A comprehensive introduction to coastal storms and their associated impacts Coastal Storms offers students and professionals in the field a comprehensive overview and groundbreaking text that is specifically devoted to the analysis of coastal storms. Based on the most recent knowledge and contributions from leading researchers, the text examines coastal storms processes and characteristics, the main hazards (such as overwash, inundation and flooding, erosion, structures overtopping), and how to monitor and model storms. The authors include information on the most advanced innovations in forecasting, prediction, and early warning, which serves as a foundation for accurate risk evaluation and developing adequate coastal indicators and management options. In addition, structural overtopping and damage are explained, taking into account the involved hydrodynamic and morphodynamic processes. The monitoring methods of coastal storms are analyzed based on recent results from research projects in Europe and the United States. Methods for vulnerability and risk evaluation are detailed, storm impact indicators are suggested for different hazards and coastal management procedures analyzed. This important resource includes: * Comprehensive coverage of storms and associated impacts, including meteorological coastal storm definitions and related potential consequences * A state-of-the-art reference for advanced students, professionals and researchers in the field * Chapters on monitoring methods of coastal storms, their prediction, early warning systems, and modeling of consequences * Explorations of methods for vulnerability and risk evaluation and suggestions for storm impact indicators for different hazards and coastal management procedures Coastal Storms is a compilation of scientific and policy-related knowledge related to climate-related extreme events. The authors are internationally recognized experts and their work reflects the most recent science and policy advances in the field.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781118937105 20170424
Book
1 online resource (xii, 795 pages) : illustrations.
  • 1 The Aging Face-- 2 Diagnosis of the Cosmetic Facial Surgery Patient: The Art of the Consult and the Office Patient Experience-- 3 Facelift Surgery (Cervicofacial Rhytidectomy)-- 4 Brow and Forehead Lift-- 5 Cosmetic Blepharoplasty-- 6 Rhinoplasty-- 7 Facial implants-- 8 Cosmetic Otoplasty and Related Cosmetic Ear Surgery-- 9 Neuromodulators (neurotoxins) in Cosmetic Facial Surgery-- 10 Lip Augmentation with Injectable Fillers, Lip Reduction & Lip Lift-- 11 Lip Anatomy and Histology-- 12 Lifetime skincare-- 13 Laser skin resurfacing-- 14 Chemical peel-- 15 Management of Cervicofacial Fat.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323393935 20170410
Bring your practice fully up to date with the most effective and innovative techniques in cosmetic facial surgery! The 2nd Edition of Dr. Joe Niamtu's practical resource covers everything from new implants, lasers, blepharoplasty, and liposuction technologies to innovative new procedures that will greatly benefit your patients. In this fully revised edition, you'll learn not only from Dr. Niamtu, but also from other internationally recognized cosmetic surgeons in plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, oculoplastic surgery, and dermatology. Additionally, virtually every image and illustration has been revised to provide a thoroughly up-to-date visual guide suitable for everyday reference.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323393935 20170410
Book
online resource (xii, 677 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Adults with congenital heart disease : a growing population
  • Grown-up congenital heart or adult congenital heart disease : historical perspectives
  • Cardiac morphology and nomenclature
  • Adults with congenital heart disease : a genetic perspective
  • Clinical assessment
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart failure, exercise intolerance, and physical training
  • Cardiovascular magnetic resonance
  • Cardiac computed tomography
  • Cardiac catheterization in adult congenital heart disease
  • Late repair and reoperations in adult congenital heart disease
  • Venous shunts and the Fontan circulation in adult congenital heart disease
  • Late complications following the Fontan operation
  • Heart and lung transplantation in adult congenital heart disease
  • Noncardiac surgery in adult congenital heart disease
  • Critical care
  • Arrhythmias in adult congenital heart disease
  • Invasive electrophysiology
  • Pacemakers and internal cardioverter defibrillators in adult congenital heart disease
  • Infective endocarditis
  • Transition of care from pediatrics
  • Pregnancy and contraception
  • Obstetric analgesia and anesthesia
  • Quality of life in patients with pulmonary hypertension and nursing in adults with congenital heart disease
  • Psychosocial issues in adult congenital heart disease
  • Supportive and palliative care for adults with congenital heart disease
  • Anesthesia in adult congenital heart disease, including anesthesia for noncardiac surgery
  • Insurability of adults with congenital heart disease
  • Atrial septal defect (interatrial communication)
  • Ventricular septal defect
  • Atrioventricular septal defects
  • Cor triatriatum and congenital mitral stenosis
  • Mitral valve prolapse, mitral regurgitation
  • Partial anomalous pulmonary venous connections and the scimitar syndrome
  • Valvular aortic stenosis
  • Subvalvular and supravalvular aortic stenosis
  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Sinus of valsalva aneurysms
  • Patent ductus arteriosus and aortopulmonary window
  • Aortic coarctation and interrupted aortic arch
  • Truncus arteriosus
  • Vascular rings, pulmonary slings, and other vascular abnormalities
  • Ebstein anomaly
  • Tricuspid regurgitation and stenosis
  • Pulmonary stenosis
  • Double-chambered right ventricle
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect
  • Absent pulmonary valve syndrome
  • Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum
  • Transposition of the great arteries
  • Eisenmenger syndrome
  • Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries
  • Double-outlet right ventricle
  • Double-inlet ventricle
  • Atrioventricular valve atresia
  • Heterotaxy and isomerism of the atrial appendages
  • Congenital anomalies of the coronary arteries
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Constrictive pericarditis and restrictive cardiomyopathy
  • Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy
  • Noncompacted myocardium
  • Rheumatic fever
  • Cardiac tumors
  • Marfan syndrome : a cardiovascular perspective
  • Idiopathic pulmonary hypertension.
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  • Part 1 Introduction 1 What Is Evidence-Based Physical Diagnosis? Part 2 Understanding the Evidence 2 Diagnostic Accuracy of Physical Findings 3 Using the Tables in This Book 4 Using the EBM calculator (Expert Consult) 5 Reliability of Physical Findings Part 3 General Appearance of the Patient 6 Mental Status Examination 7 Stance and Gait 8 Jaundice 9 Cyanosis 10 Anemia 11 Hypovolemia 12 Protein-Energy Malnutrition and Weight Loss 13 Obesity 14 Cushing Syndrome Part 4 Vital Signs 15 Pulse Rate and Contour 16 Abnormalties of Pulse Rhythm 17 Blood Pressure 18 Temperature 19 Respiratory Rate and Abnormal Breathing Patterns 20 Pulse Oximetry Part 5 Head and Neck 21 The Pupils 22 Diabetic Retinopathy 23 The Red Eye 24 Hearing 25 Thyroid and Its Disorders 26 Meninges 27 Peripheral Lymphadenopathy Part 6 The Lungs 28 Inspection of the Chest 29 Palpation and Percussion of the Chest 30 Auscultation of the Lungs 31 Ancillary Tests Part 7 Selected Pulmonary Disordered 32 Pneumonia 33 Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease 34 Pulmonary Embolism 35 Pleural Effusion Part 8 The Heart 36 Inspection of the Neck Veins 37 Percussion of the Heart 38 Palpation of the Heart 39 Auscultation of the Heart: General Principles 40 The First and Second Heart Sounds 41 The Third and Fourth Heart Sounds 42 Miscellaneous Heart Sounds 43 Heart Murmurs: General Principles Part 9 Selected Cardiac Disordered 44 Aortic Stenosis 45 Aortic Regurgitation 46 Miscellaneous Heart Murmurs 47 Disorders of the Pericardium 48 Congestive Heart Failure 49 Coronary Artery Disease Part 10 Abdomen 50 Inspection of the Abdomen 51 Palpation and Percussion of the Abdomen 52 Abdominal Pain and Tenderness 53 Auscultation of the Abdomen Part 11 Extremities 54 Peripheral Vascular Disease 55 The Diabetic Foot 56 Edema and Deep Vein Thrombosis 57 Examination of the Musculoskeletal System Part 12 Neurologic Examination 58 Visual Field Testing 59 Nerves of the Eye Muscles (III, IV, and VI): Approach to Diplopia 60 Miscellaneous Cranial Nerves 61 Examination of the Motor System: Approach to Weakness 62 Examination of the Sensory System 63 Examination of the Reflexes 64 Disorders of the Nerve Roots, Plexuses, and Peripheral Nerves 65 Coordination and Cerebellar Testing Part 13 Selected Neurologic Disordered 66 Tremor and Parkinson Disease 67 Hemorrhagic versus Ischemic Stroke 68 Acute Vertigo and Imbalance 69 Examination of Nonorganic Neurologic Disorders Part 14 Examination in the Intensive Care Unit 70 Examination of Patients in the Intensive Care Unit Appendix 71 Likelihood Ratios, Confidence Intervals, and Pretest Probability.
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Fully updated from cover to cover, incorporating over 200 new studies on the evidence-based approach to diagnosis, the 4th Edition of Evidence-Based Physical Diagnosis remains your go-to resource for guidance on interpreting physical signs, enabling you to determine the most appropriate physical finding to confirm a diagnosis. Internationally renowned author Dr. Steven McGee puts the most current evidence at your fingertips, allowing you to quickly compare all physical signs for a given diagnosis, understand their significance, and then select the most accurate ones.
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Book
online resource (xi, 704 pages) : illustrations, charts
  • What is evidence-based physical diagnosis?
  • Diagnostic accuracy of physical findings
  • Using the tables in this book
  • Using the evidence-based medicine calculator (expert consult)
  • Reliability of physical findings
  • Mental status examination
  • Stance and gait
  • Jaundice
  • Cyanosis
  • Anemia
  • Hypovolemia
  • Protein-energy malnutrition and weight loss
  • Obesity
  • Cushing syndrome
  • Pulse rate and contour
  • Abnormalities of pulse rhythm
  • Blood pressure
  • Temperature
  • Respiratory rate and abnormal breathing patterns
  • Pulse oximetry
  • The pupils
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • The red eye
  • Hearing
  • Thyroid and its disorders
  • Meninges
  • Peripheral lymphadenopathy
  • Inspection of the chest
  • Palpation and percussion of the chest
  • Auscultation of the lungs
  • Ancillary tests
  • Pneumonia
  • Chronic obstructive lung disease
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Pleural effusion
  • Inspection of the neck veins
  • Percussion of the heart
  • Palpation of the heart
  • Auscultation of the heart : general principles
  • The first and second heart sounds
  • The third and fourth heart sounds
  • Miscellaneous heart sounds
  • Heart murmurs : general principles
  • Aortic stenosis
  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Miscellaneous heart murmurs
  • Disorders of the pericardium
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Inspection of the abdomen
  • Palpation and percussion of the abdomen
  • Abdominal pain and tenderness
  • Auscultation of the abdomen
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • The diabetic foot
  • Edema and deep vein thrombosis
  • Examination of the musculoskeletal system
  • Visual field testing
  • Nerves of the eye muscles (iii, iv, and vi) : approach to diplopia
  • Miscellaneous cranial nerves
  • Examination of the motor system : approach to weakness
  • Examination of the sensory system
  • Examination of the reflexes
  • Disorders of the nerve roots, plexuses, and peripheral nerves
  • Coordination and cerebellar testing
  • Tremor and Parkinson disease
  • Hemorrhagic versus ischemic stroke
  • Acute vertigo and imbalance
  • Examination of nonorganic neurologic disorders
  • Examination of patients in the intensive care unit
  • Likelihood ratios, confidence intervals, and pre-test probability.
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  • I: Anesthesia and Emergency Procedures 1. Anesthesia of the Hand 2. Fasciotomy for Compartment Syndrome of the Hand and Forearm 3. Revision Amputation and Shortening of Digit 4. Drainage of Septic Arthritis (Including Fight Bite) and Septic Tenosynovitis II: Hand Fractures and Dislocations 5. Kirschner Wire Fixation of Mallet Fracture (Ishiguro Extension Block Technique) 6. Closed Reduction with Kirschner Wire Fixation of Extra-Articular Phalangeal Fractures 7. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Extra-Articular Phalangeal Fractures (Transverse, Spiral and Long Oblique Fractures) 8. Dynamic External Fixation of Fracture-Dislocation of Proximal Interphalangeal Joint (Suzuki Frame) 9. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Intra-Articular Phalangeal Fractures 10. Volar Plate Arthroplasty of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint 11. Hemi-Hamate Arthroplasty for Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Fracture-Dislocations 12. Closed Reduction with Kirschner Wire Fixation of Metacarpal Shaft Fractures 13. Percutaneous Intramedullary Kirschner wire Fixation of Metacarpal Head and Neck Fractures (Bouquet Technique) 14. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Metacarpal Shaft Fractures (Transverse, Spiral and Long Oblique Fractures) 15. Open Reduction for Metacarpophalangeal Joint Dislocation 16. Corrective Osteotomy of Metacarpal Fracture Malunion 17. Metacarpophalangeal Joint Arthroplasty (Traumatic Arthritis) Using Pyrocarbon Implants 18. Reconstruction of Acute and Chronic Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries of the Thumb 19. Closed Reduction with Kirschner Wire Fixation of Bennett and Rolando Fractures III: Wrist Fractures and Carpal Instability 20. Arthroscopic Examination of the Wrist 21. Scapholunate Ligament Repair and Reconstruction 22. Ligament Reconstruction for Chronic Scapholunate Dissociation (Brunelli Tenodesis) 23. Lunotriquetral Ligament Reconstruction Using a Slip of the Extensor Carpi Ulnaris Tendon 24. Open reduction Internal Fixation of Acute Scaphoid Fracture 25. Treatment of Scaphoid Nonunion 26. Open Reduction and Fixation of Acute Perilunate Fracture-Dislocation 27. Scaphoid Excision and Four Corner Fusion with Hubcap Plate 28. Ulnar Shortening Osteotomy for Ulnar Impaction Syndrome 29. Distal Radioulnar Joint Ligament Reconstruction Using Palmaris Longus Tendon 30. Procedures for Avascular Necrosis of the Lunate IV: Distal Radius Fractures 31. Operative Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures 32. Corrective Osteotomy of Distal Radius Malunion V: Rheumatoid Arthritis and Degenerative Disease 33. Metacarpophalangeal Joint Synovectomy, Extensor Tendon Centralization, and Cross Intrinsic Transfer 34. Tendon Transfers for Rheumatoid Tendon Attrition Rupture 35. Correction of Swan Neck Deformity 36. Correction of Boutonniere Deformity 37. Capsulotomy for PIP Contracture 38. Silicone Metacarpophalangeal Arthroplasty (SMPA) 39. Arthroplasty for Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Osteoarthritis 40. Distal interphalangeal Joint Arthrodesis (Osteoarthritis) 41. Joint Fusion for Thumb Metacarpophalangeal Instability 42. Reconstruction for Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Instability Using Flexor Carpi Radialis (Littler Procedure) 43. Suspension Arthroplasty for Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Arthritis Using Abductor Pollicis Longus 44. Distal Ulnar Resection (Darrach Procedure) 45. Sauve-Kapandji Procedure 46. Hemi-resection Ulnar Arthroplasty 47. Proximal Row Carpectomy 48. Total Wrist Arthroplasty 49. Total Wrist Fusion 50. Wrist Denervation VI: Nerve Conditions VI: A: Compression neuropathies 51. Open Carpal Tunnel Release 52. Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release 53. Revision Carpal Tunnel Release and Coverage Using a Hypothenar Fat Pad Flap 54. Decompression Procedures for Ulnar Compressive Neuropathy 55. Radial Nerve Decompression VI: B: Nerve injuries 56. Primary Nerve Repair and Nerve Graft for Traumatic Nerve Injuries 57. Tendon Transfers for Low Median Nerve Injury 58. Tendon Transfers for High Median Nerve Injury 59. Tendon Transfers for Low and High Ulnar Nerve Injury 60. Tendon Transfers for High and Low Radial Nerve Injury 61. Distal Anterior Interosseous Nerve (AIN) transfer to motor branch of ulnar Nerve 62. Triple Nerve Transfer for Brachial Plexus Injuries VII: Tendon Conditions 63. Wide Awake Approach to Hand Surgery for Commonly Performed Procedures 64. Acute repair of Flexor Tendon Injuries in Zone I-V 65. Two-stage Flexor Tendon Reconstruction with Silicone Rod 66. A2 Flexor Tendon Pulley Reconstruction with Free Tendon Graft 67. Tenolysis of Flexor Tendons 68. Acute repair of Extensor Tendon Injuries Zones I to VII 69. Stabilization of Extensor Carpi Ulnaris Tendon Subluxation with Extensor Retinaculum 70. Release of Trigger Finger 71. Release of De Quervains Tenosynovitis VIII: Flaps and Microsurgery 72. Flap Coverage of Fingertip Injuries 73. Flap Coverage of Thumb Defects 74. Dorsal Metacarpal Artery Flap and Dorsal Metacarpal Artery Perforator Flap 75. Pedicled Forearm Flap 76. Pedicled and Free Groin Flap 77. Lateral Arm Flap 78. Free Anterolateral Thigh Flap 79. Revascularization and Replantation of Digits 80. Digital Artery Sympathectomy for Raynaud's Phenomenon 81. Ulnar artery to Superficial Arch Bypass with a Vein Graft IX: Dupuytren Contracture 82. Enzymatic Treatment with Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum (CCH) Injection 83. Percutaneous Needle Aponeurotomy for Dupuytren Contracture 84. Open fasciectomy for Dupuytren Contracture 85. Dermatofaciectomy for Dupuytren Contracture X: Spastic Conditions 86. Deltoid to Triceps Transfer and Biceps to Triceps Transfer 87. Biceps and Brachialis Lengthening 88. Brachioradialis to Extensor Carpi Radialis Tendon Transfer 89. Adjunctive Thumb Procedures in Tetraplegia 90. Step-cut Fractional Lengthening of Flexor Tendons and Flexor Digitorum Superficialis to Flexor Digitoroum Profundus Transfer 91. Brachioradialis/Pronator Teres to Flexor Pollicis Longus Tendon Transfer 92. Extensor Carpi Radialis Longus Transfer to Flexor Digitorum Profundus XI: Congenital Hand Disorders 93. Release of Finger Syndactyly 94. Duplicated Thumb and Finger Treatment 95. Index Pollicization for Hypoplastic Thumb 96. Camptodactyly Correction 97. Release of Constriction Ring Syndrome 98. Centralization for Radial Longitudinal Deficiency 99. Cleft Hand Reconstruction 100. Arthrogryposis Reconstruction XII: Tumors 101. Lumps and Bumps of the Hand and Wrist 102. Excision of Vascular Lesions of the Hand 103. Excision of Metacarpal Enchondroma 104. Excision of Peripheral Nerve Schwanoma 105. Excision of Malignant Skin Tumors.
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Perform all the latest procedures and get the best results with the new edition of Operative Techniques: Hand and Wrist Surgery. This compact atlas-style volume provides an efficient review of the scope of hand surgery, including every potential patient scenario, while updated indications and techniques equip you to treat the gamut of upper extremity disorders. Each chapter has been carefully rewritten to provide consistent delivery of the most up-to-date techniques. Enhanced procedural videos, produced and narrated by Dr. Chung himself, help guide the essence and key aspects of an operation and are included in most chapters.
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