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xxvi, 491 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
SAL1&2 (on-campus shelving)
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xv, 274 pages ; 26 cm.
  • Gender and sexual orientation diversity within the TGNC community / Sand C. Chang, Anneliese A. Singh, and Kinton Rossman
  • Affirmative counseling with trans/gender-variant people of color / Anneliese A. Singh, Sel J. Hwahng, Sand C. Chang, and Bali White
  • TGNC-affirmative interdisciplinary collaborative care / Kelly Ducheny, Michael L. Hendricks, and Colton L. Keo-Meier
  • Ethical and legal concerns for mental health professionals / Linda F. Campbell and Gabriel Arkles
  • Affirmative care of TGNC children and adolescents / Laura Edwards-Leeper
  • Working with TGNC primary caregivers and family concerns across the lifespan / Sand C. Chang, Jessie R. Cohen, and Anneliese A. Singh
  • Aging and TGNC identities : working with older adults / lore m. dickey and Kyle L. Bower
  • Clinical supervision with TGNC clients in health service psychology / Theodore R. Burnes, Stacie Fishell Rowan, and Parrish L. Paul
  • Assessment and treatment of trauma with TGNC clients : a feminist approach / Katherine Richmond, Theodore R. Burnes, Anneliese A. Singh, and Mel Ferrara
  • Spirituality, faith, and religion : the TGNC experience / Ruben A. Hopwood and Tarynn M. Witten
  • Engaging in TGNC-affirmative research / Jae Sevelius, lore m. dickey, and Anneliese A. Singh
  • Advocacy and social justice : the next generation of counseling and psychological practice with transgender and gender-nonconforming clients / lore m. dickey, Anneliese A. Singh, Sand C. Chang, and Mich Rehrig.
Less than 30% of psychologists report familiarity with transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) clients' needs. The clients, in turn, report a lack of support in their gender journeys. There is clearly a large gap in knowledge, skill, and competence in this area of practice. This clinical guide fills that gap by providing mental health practitioners with an affirmative approach that emphasises a collaborative partnership guided by client-driven goals. An expert panel of contributors teaches readers strategies for working with a diverse array of TGNC clients, including adolescents, older adults, parents, and people of colour. Client factors, including sexual orientation, religious and spiritual beliefs, and traumatic experiences, are also given special attention. Readers will learn how to address the impact of the injustices TGNC people face in everyday life, work with clients' strengths to enhance their resilience and coping skills, and advocate for their rights to obtain mental and physical health services. They will also learn how to negotiate complex issues, such as interdisciplinary care, ethical and legal obligations, and gender-affirming surgeries and medications. The chapter authors draw from evidence-based theories and APA's "Guidelines for Psychological Practice With Transgender and Gender Nonconforming People (PDF, 462KB)" to help readers meet the latest standards of care.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781433823008 20161108
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x, 300 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustration (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Adolecent and Adult Outcomes of Childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : The Montreal Study / Mariya V. Cherkasova, Gabrielle Weiss, and Lily Hechtman
  • Long-term Outcomes of Childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : The New York Study / Sylvaine Houssais, Lily Hechtman, and Rachel G. Klein
  • The Milwaukee Longitudinal Study of Hyperactive (ADHD) Children / Russell A. Barkley and Mariellen Fischer
  • The Pittsburgh ADHD Longitudinal Study (PALS) / Brooke S.G. Molina, Margaret H. Sibley, Sarah L. Pedersen, and William E. Pelham, Jr.
  • Young Adult Outcome of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : Results from the Longitudinal Massachusetts General Hospital Sample of Pediatrically and Psychiatrically Referred Youth with and without ADHD of Both Sexes / Mai Uchida and Joseph Biederman
  • The Berkeley Girls with ADHD Longitudinal Study / Elizabeth B. Owens, Christine A. Zalecki, and Stephen P. Hinshaw
  • The Multimodal Treatment of Children with ADHD (MTA) Follow-up Study : Outcomes and Their Predictors / Arunima Roy and Lily Hechtman
  • Influence of Treatment on Long-term Outcome / Lily Hechtman
  • Summary / Lily Hechtman.
The book provides a comprehensive summary of the best known and most highly respected well-controlled long-term prospective follow-up studies in ADHD. These studies followed children with ADHD and matched controls into young adulthood (mean age 20-25 years) and middle-age (mean age 41 years). They explore a wide variety of outcome areas, e.g. education, occupation, emotional and psychiatric functioning, substance use and abuse, sexual behavior, as well as legal problems. One chapter focuses particularly on the outcome of girls with ADHD. Outcome areas explored are thus comprehensive and clinically very relevant. The book also explores the possible predictors of adult outcome. A whole chapter is devoted to treatment (medication and psychosocial) as a predictor of outcome. In addition to treatment, predictors explored include characteristics of the child (e.g., IQ, severity of initial ADHD symptoms, initial comorbidity characteristics of the family, e.g., socioeconomic status, single parenthood, parental pathology, and family functioning. In a summary chapter, the impact and importance of these various predictors in different outcome areas, e.g. education, occupation, emotional/social functioning, antisocial behavior, substance use and abuse and risky sexual and driving behaviors are explored. In summary, the book provides a comprehensive view of the prognosis, e.g., long-term outcome of ADHD and key factors which can influence this outcome. Professionals and the general public will thus get a clear view of what can happen to children with ADHD as they proceed through adolescence and adulthood and address important prognostic and predictive factors in their treatment approaches to ensure better long-term outcome in patients with ADHD.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780190213589 20161124
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xiii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Sports concussion myths and fears
  • Athletes, concussions, and the playing field
  • You think you might have a concussion, how do you know?
  • Life after a diagnosis of concussion
  • Post-concussion syndromes and second-impact syndrome
  • Concussion, sports, depression, and suicide?
  • How athletes can help themselves
  • Advice for parents and coaches
  • Changing our game, on and off the field
  • Controlling the messaging of concussion.
The word concussion used to be unheard of in youth sports a decade ago. The brain injury was indeed occurring, but coaches and parents were encouraging their youth athletes to "shake it off" after "getting their bell rung". Science and increased awareness about concussion are transforming the way youth parents, coaches, and players pursue athletics. Fear of incurring concussions, as well as incorrect information, is leading some parents to keep their children out of contact sports, such as football and soccer, where concussion is more prevalent. Back in the Game: Why Concussion Doesn't Have to End Your Athletic Career does not dwell on perpetuating fears, but rather, provides the most up-to-date understanding of the condition. This text includes a real-world discussion of what science and medicine knows, what parents and coaches need to understand about concussions, evaluation and treatment, and possible post-concussive issues, like depression. At the heart of this book, the authors delve into these issues, explaining them in a clear and understandable way. The expertise and experiences of noted sports neurologist Jeffrey Kutcher, MD, along with reporting and interviews by award-winning sports journalist Joanne C. Gerstner, makes this book a timely, relevant, and real discussion about concussions in youth sports. Athletes and professional coaches who have participated in the formation of this book include two-time Olympic gold medalist soccer player Kate Markgraf, former NHL/Team Canada head coach Andy Murray, champion X-Games snowboarder Ellery Hollingsworth, along with an array of youth parents, coaches, and athletes from across the country.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780190226602 20161108
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1 online resource (404 pages).
  • Chronic mental illnesses and homelessness / Prerna Kukreti, Prerna Khanna, Amit Khanna
  • Chronic mental illness in old age homes: an international perspective / Shamsi Akbar, Hitesh Khurana
  • Chronic mental illness and dumping patients: a concern towards management / Jyoti Mishra Pandey [and 3 others]
  • Psychosocial intervention strategies for patients with schizophrenia: in chronic mental illness / Ashwini R., Barre Vijaya Prasad, Srinivas Kosgi
  • Comorbidity issues and treatment in chronic mental illness / Deepika Srivastav, Tej Bahadur Singh
  • Management of chronic mental illnesses and substance use disorders / Pallavi Sinha, Amit Garg, Prerna Khanna, Amit Khanna
  • Understanding and management of caregivers' stress and burden of person with obsessive compulsive disorder / Shikha Soni, Poornima C., P. C. Ashfak Ahamed
  • Predictors of expressed emotion, caregiver's burden, and quality of life in chronic mental illness / Pratima Kaushik, Tej Bahadur Singh
  • Global burden of mental disorders: quality of care and unmet needs for treatment of chronic mental illness / Meghamala S. Tavaragi, Sushma C.
  • Disability in schizophrenia: the psychosocial and neurocognitive perspective / Akash Mahato, Susmita Halder
  • Chronic mental illness in prisons: global scenario / Meghamala S Tavaragi
  • Legal aspects of chronic mental illness / Raveesh B. N., Barre Vijaya Prasad, Meghamala S. Tavaragi
  • Psychosocial intervention studies for street children with substance abuse / Lakshmana G.
  • Chronic mental illness and the changing scope of intervention strategies, diagnosis, and treatment in child and adolescent population / Bhavuk Garg, Prerna Khanna, Amit Khanna
  • Advanced intervention strategies for suicide in patients with chronic mental illness / Shailesh Jha, Amit Khanna, Prerna Khanna
  • Cognitive remediation therapy in chronic schizophrenia / Susmita Halder, Akash Mahato
  • Efficacy of art therapy in treating patients with paranoid schizophrenia / Deepali Bedi
  • Psychotherapeutic interventions in emotional and behavioural problems with adolescents / Mahesh A. Tripathi, Godishala Sridevi.
"This book examines emergent research on the identification and epidemiology of various mental illnesses, featuring information on the prevalence of the disease, psychopharmacological advancements, and strategies for the management of chronic mental illnesses"--Provided by publisher.
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1 online resource.
  • Front Cover; Conquering RAS: From Biology to Cancer Therapy; Conquering RAS: From Biology to Cancer Therapy; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 01
  • RAS Cancer Biology ; 1
  • Ras and RASSF Effector Proteins ; INTRODUCTION; The RASSF Family of Proteins; RAS AND RASSF1; RAS AND RASSF5 (NORE1); RAS AND RASSF2; RAS AND RASSF3; RAS AND RASSF4 (AD037); RAS AND RASSF6; EFFECTS OF RASSF PROTEINS ON MITOGENIC RAS EFFECTORS; THERAPEUTIC RAMIFICATIONS; CONCLUSION; GLOSSARY; LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS; REFERENCES
  • 2
  • Ras and the Hippo Pathway in Cancer INTRODUCTION; THE HIPPO TUMOR SUPPRESSOR PATHWAY; MST AND LATS AS THE CENTRAL MAMMALIAN KINASES UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF HIPPO SIGNALING; YAP SIGNALING AND ITS REGULATION BY HIPPO; CONCLUSIONS AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS; REFERENCES; 3
  • The Many Roles of Ral GTPases in Ras-Driven Cancer ; INTRODUCTION; RAL REGULATION; RalGEFs; RalGAPs; Localization; RAL EFFECTORS; RalBP1; Exocyst; Additional Effectors; RAL IN MODEL SYSTEMS; RAL IN TUMORIGENESIS; INHIBITION OF RAL; CONCLUSIONS AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS; REFERENCES
  • 4
  • The Biology, Prognostic Relevance, and Targeted Treatment of Ras Pathway-Positive Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia INTRODUCTION; CHILDHOOD ALL; RAS PATHWAY ACTIVATION; ARE RAS PATHWAY MUTATIONS AN INITIATING OR SECONDARY EVENT?; DISEASE EVOLUTION; PROGNOSTIC SIGNIFICANCE; TARGETED THERAPIES; CONCLUSIONS; LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS; REFERENCES; 5
  • Oncogenic KRAS and the Inflammatory Micro-Environment in Pancreatic Cancer ; ONCOGENIC KRAS DRIVES PANCREATIC CANCER DEVELOPMENT; THE IMPORTANCE OF INFLAMMATION IN PDAC DEVELOPMENT
  • INTER-RELATION BETWEEN ONCOGENIC KRAS AND INFLAMMATION IN PANCREATIC CANCEROncogenic Kras Induces Inflammatory Pathways in Pancreatic Cancer; Inflammation Reciprocally Promotes Kras Over-activation; OBESITY-RELATED INFLAMMATION PROMOTES PANCREATIC CANCER DEVELOPMENT; POTENTIAL TARGETS FOR INTERVENTIONS; CONCLUSION; LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS; REFERENCES; 6
  • Activation of Ras by Post-Translational Modifications ; INTRODUCTION; POST-TRANSLATIONAL MODIFICATIONS OF RAS; Prenylation; The CAAX Processing; The Enzymes for Prenylation; Farnesyltransferase; Geranylgeranyltransferase Type I
  • Ras Converting Enzyme 1Isoprenylcysteine Carboxyl Methyltransferase; Targeting Ras Prenylation; Palmitoylation and De-palmitoylation Cycle; Phosphorylation; Ubiquitination; Acetylation; S-Nitrosylation; Bacterial Toxins and Exoenzymes; CONCLUSIONS; LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGMENT; REFERENCES; 7
  • Cross Talk Between Snail and Mutant K-Ras Contributes to Pancreatic Cancer Progression ; INTRODUCTION; K-RAS AND PANCREATIC CANCER PROGRESSION; EPITHELIAL-TO-MESENCHYMAL TRANSITION AND PANCREATIC CANCER PROGRESSION
Conquering RAS: From Biology to Cancer Therapy provides introductory knowledge on how modern RAS biology is taking shape in light of newer technological development. Each chapter is written in a manner that emphasizes simplicity and readability for both new investigators and established researchers. While RAS biology has been intensively studied for more than three decades, we are yet to see any effective therapeutics that could interfere in the signaling cascade regulated by this master oncogene. The book covers topics ranging from basic RAS biology, to translational biology and drug discovery applications. These topics will be appealing to basic researchers working in labs who seek deeper understanding of the modern concepts in RAS research. On the other side, the oncologist at the patient’s bedside will find the book useful as they routinely face the daunting task of treating patients that predominantly have a disease driven by oncogenic KRAS.Brings together wide ranging topics in RAS basic and translational biology for the scientific and clinical communities. Showcases recent advancements in RAS research under one comprehensive volume. Includes video clips, color illustrations, and important website links to facilitate a clear understanding of RAS in cancer research.
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xxiv, 252 pages : illustration ; 24 cm.
  • Foreword Patricia Arredondo Part I: Socio-Cultural Foundations 1. The Diverse Historical Roots of Today's Latino/as: Learning from our Past to Move into the Future 2. Skin Color Differences within Latino/as: Historical & Contemporary Implications of Colorism 3. The History of Latino/a in the United States: Journeys of Hope, Struggle, & Resilience Part II: Understanding Within Group Latino/a Differences 4. Socio-historical Construction of Latina/o Gender Ideologies: Integrating Indigenous and Contemporary Perspectives into Treatment 5. Adapting to a New Country: Models & Theories of Acculturation Applied to the Diverse Latino/a Population 6. Skin Color Matters: Towards a New Framework that Considers Racial and Ethnic Identity Development Among Latino/as Part III: Culturally Responsive and Racially Conscious Clinical Practice with Latino/as 7. Towards a Complex Understanding of Mental Health Service Utilization among Latino/as: Considering Context, Power, and Within Group Differences 8. Roots of Connectedness: Application of Latino/a Cultural Values in Mental Health Care 9. Culturally Responsive and Racially Conscious Mental Health Approaches with Latino/as Part IV: The Impact of Latino/a Psychology on Racially & Ethnically Diverse Students and Professionals 10. The Impact of Latino/a Psychology on Racially & Ethnically Diverse Students and Professionals.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138851535 20161108
Advancing work to effectively study, understand, and serve the fastest growing U.S. ethnic minority population, this volume explicitly emphasizes the racial and ethnic diversity within this heterogeneous cultural group. The focus is on the complex historical roots of contemporary Latino/as, their diversity in skin-color and physiognomy, racial identity, ethnic identity, gender differences, immigration patterns, and acculturation. The work highlights how the complexities inherent in the diverse Latino/a experience, as specified throughout the topics covered in this volume, become critical elements of culturally responsive and racially conscious mental health treatment approaches. By addressing the complexities, within-group differences, and racially heterogeneity characteristic of U.S. Latino/as, this volume makes a significant contribution to the literature related to mental health treatments and interventions.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138851535 20161108
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Book
xviii, 211 pages ; 24 cm
  • Preface to the First Edition-- Preface to the Second Edition-- The Myth of Mental Illness-- That Discreet Object of Desire-- Ressentiment: An Existential Paradigm for Symptom Formation-- Deciphering "Psychopathology"-- What to Make of an Incidence of Incomprehensible Madness (or A Clinical Case Not so Easy to Diagnose)-- The Unobjectionable Transference-- Love and Madness-- On Sanity.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138790223 20160928
A stunning exploration of the relation between desire and psychopathology, The Death of Desire is a unique synthesis of the work of Laing, Freud, Nietzsche, and Heidegger that renders their often difficult concepts brilliantly accessible to and usable by psychotherapists of all persuasions. In bridging a critical gap between phenomenology and psychoanalysis, M. Guy Thompson, one of the leading existential psychoanalysts of our time, firmly re-situates the unconscious - what Freud called "the lost continent of repressed desires" - in phenomenology. In so doing, he provides us with the richest, most compelling phenomenological treatment of the unconscious to date and also makes Freud's theory of the unconscious newly comprehensible. In this revised and updated second edition to the original published in 1985, M. Guy Thompson takes us inside his soul-searching seven-year apprenticeship with radical psychiatrist R. D. Laing and his cohorts as it unfolded in counterculture London of the 1970s. This rite de passage culminates with a four-year sojourn inside one of Laing's post-Kingsley Hall asylums, where Laing's unorthodox conception of treatment dispenses with conventional boundaries between "doctor" and "patient." In this unprecedented exploration, Thompson reveals the secret to Laing's astonishing alternative to the conventional psychiatric and psychoanalytic treatment schemes. Movingly written and deeply personal, Thompson shows why the very concept of "mental illness" is a misnomer and why sanity and madness should be understood instead as inherently puzzling stratagems that we devise in order to protect ourselves from intolerable mental anguish. The Death of Desire offers a provocative and challenging reappraisal of depth psychotherapy from an existential perspective that will be of interest to psychoanalysts, psychotherapists, philosophers, social scientists, and students of the human condition.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138790223 20160928
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Book
1 online resource (898 pages) : illustrations.
  • Fundamental concepts and design methodologies
  • Technologies and applications
  • Organizational implications and critical issues
  • Emerging trends.
"This book explores the social and psychological implications of technology and gaming addiction in addition to ways to manage and treat this unique form of addiction by focusing on emerging research, case studies, and future outlooks"--Provided by publisher.
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1 online resource (pages)
Providing practical, immediately useful guidelines that can be applied directly to patient care, Handbook of Dialysis Therapy is a must-have resource for all dialysis caregivers. This new edition has been updated with the latest cutting-edge technology, dialysis techniques, and complications related to various diseases for both pediatric and adult patients. In-depth yet concise, it explains complex dialysis concepts through abundant diagrams, photos, line drawings, and tables, while its readable hands-on approach allows for quick review of key information.
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xiv, 468 pages ; 26 cm
Scholarship on sexual minority (SM) and transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) psychology has exploded in recent years, with unprecedented impact on practitioners and researchers, as well as the social and political compass of the nation. At the same time, best practices for mental health professionals who work with SM and TGNC clients continue to evolve rapidly.(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781433823060 20161124
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1 online resource (352 pages) : illustrations.
  • The early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease: from behavioral to genetic study / Yanna Ren [and 5 others]
  • Environmental landscape design for Alzheimer's / Gökçen Firdevs Yücel
  • Evaluation of the relationship between nutritional status and quality of life among nursing home residents with Alzheimer's disease / Alev Keser, Filiz Yildirim
  • Early detection of dementia: advances, challenges, and future prospects / Stefanos Xefteris [and 8 others]
  • Dementia and language bilingualism helps ward off Alzheimer's disease / Yiyang Yu [and 4 others]
  • Stimulation devices for human haptic perception and their applications in cranial nerve diseases / Jian Zhang, Liancun Zhang, Jinglong Wu
  • Transfer of training between working memory task and attentional task / Ting Guo [and 5 others]
  • Cognitive and neural mechanisms involved in interactions between touch and emotion / Zhilin Zhang [and 3 others]
  • Effects of visual contrast on inverse effectiveness in audiovisual integration / Fengxia Wu [and 5 others]
  • The status of research into intention recognition / Luyao Wang, Chunlin Li, Jinglong Wu
  • Research on current situations for functional classification of timing / Zhihan Xu [and 7 others]
  • MRI-compatible haptic stimuli delivery systems for investigating neural substrates of touch / Jiabin Yu [and 3 others]
  • The present visual equipment system and its application in fMRI / Jiayue Guo [and 3 others]
  • Humanoid robots: future avatars for humans through BCI / Si Zhang, Jinglong Wu, Qiang Huang.
"This book provides a thorough overview of emerging research on various neuroscience methods for the early diagnosis of dementia and focuses on the improvement of healthcare delivery to patients, highlighting relevant issues on health information systems, behavioral indicators, and treatment methods"--Provided by publisher.
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1 online resource (2,080 pages) : illustrations.
  • Fundamental concepts and theories
  • Development and design methodologies
  • Tools and technologies
  • Utilization and application
  • Issues and challenges
  • Emerging trends.
"This reference set presents a compendium of research on digital imaging technologies in a variety of healthcare settings, giving practical examples of implementation, emerging trends, case studies, and technological innovations essential for using imaging technologies for making medical decisions"--Provided by publisher.
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ix, 157 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Section 1 1. Genesis of the book and setting the context 2. The medicalisation of human distress 3. Towards Recovery: beyond the psychiatric system 4. Towards equality and reciprocity: mutual help/mutual support 5. Generating recovery narratives for this study Section 2 6. Personal journeys into severe emotional distress 7. Attempting to Escape from Distress and Terror 8. A Time of Healing: Struggling through Fear to Encounter Hope and Trust 9. A Time of Healing: the healing power of reciprocal relationship 10. A Time of Healing: Leadership, Choosing 'Goodness' New identities and Resilience 11. A time of Growth: successful social involvements 12. Flourishing Selves and a Re-enchantment with life Section 3 13. Recovery through mutual help: recovery processes revisited 14. An exploration of recovery through graphic illustrations 15. Journey's End and New Beginnings.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138847996 20161003
Narratives of Recovery from Mental Illness presents research that challenges the prevailing view that recovery from 'mental illness' must take place within the boundaries of traditional mental health services. While Watts and Higgins accept that medical treatment may be a vital start to some people's recovery, they argue that mental health problems can also be resolved through everyday social interactions, and through peer and community support. Using a narrative approach, this book presents detailed recovery stories of 26 people who received various diagnoses of 'mental illness' and were involved in a mutual help group known as 'GROW'. Drawing on an in-depth analysis of each story, chapters offer new understandings of the journey into mental distress and a progressive entrapment through a combination of events, feelings, thoughts and relationships. The book also discusses the process of ongoing personal liberation and healing which assists recovery, and suggests that friendship, social involvement, compassion, and nurturing processes of change all play key factors in improved mental well-being. This book provides an alternative way of looking at 'mental illness' and demonstrates many unexplored avenues and paths to recovery that need to be considered. As such, it will be of interest to researchers, academics and postgraduate students in the fields of psychiatry, psychology, nursing, social work and occupational therapy, as well as to service providers, policymakers and peer support organisations. The narratives of recovery within the book should also be a source of hope to people struggling with 'mental illness' and emotional distress.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138847996 20161003
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15. Neurology secrets [2017]

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1 online resource : illustrations.
Part of the bestselling Secrets Series, the updated sixth edition of Neurology Secrets continues to provide an up-to-date, concise overview of the most important topics in neurology today. It serves as a comprehensive introduction for medical students, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners, and is also a handy reference and refresher for residents and practitioners. Lists, tables, and clear illustrations throughout expedite review, while the engaging Secrets Series format makes the text both enjoyable and readable. New lead editors, Drs. Kass and Mizrahi, join this publication from a leading neurology program to lend a fresh perspective and expert knowledge.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323359481 20160711
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1 online resource (980 pages) : illustrations.
  • Fundamental concepts and design methodologies
  • Technologies and applications
  • Organizational implications and critical issues
  • Emerging trends.
"This book features international perspectives on cancer identification, treatment, and management methodologies in addition to patient considerations and outlooks for the future"--Provided by publisher.
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xix, 573 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
The Oxford Handbook of Behavioral Emergencies and Crises includes the most up-to-date and valuable research on the evaluation and management of the most challenging patients or clients faced by mental health providers-individuals who are at high risk of suicide, of other-directed violence, or of becoming the victims of interpersonal violence. These are cases in which the outcome can be serious injury or death, and there can be negative consequences not only for the patient, but also for the patient's family and friends, for the assessing or treating clinician, and for the patient's clinic or medical center. Virtually all mental health clinicians with an active caseload will see individuals with such issues. This Handbook is comprised of chapters by leading clinicians, researchers, and scholars in this area of practice. It presents a framework for learning the skills needed for assessing and working competently with such high-risk individuals. Chapters draw a distinction between behavioral emergencies and crises, and between emergency intervention and crisis intervention. The book examines the inter-related aspects of the major behavioral emergencies; that is, for example, the degree to which interpersonal victimization may lead an individual on a pathway to later suicidal or violent behavior, or the degree to which suicidal individuals and violent individuals may share certain cognitive characteristics. This resource is not simply a knowledge base for behavioral emergencies; it also presents a method for reducing stress and acquiring skills in working with high-risk people.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780199352722 20161114
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xii, 350 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm
Medical Library (Lane)
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xii, 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • The history of the treatment of mental illness
  • Acceptance and the recovery paradigm in mental health care
  • The multiple dimensions of the acceptance of mental illness
  • Barriers and facilitators to acceptance of mental illness
  • The process of acceptance of mental illness
  • Acceptance of mental illness among women : intersectional stigma
  • Acceptance of mental illness among men : masculinities and mental health
  • Racial-ethnic cultural factors in the process of acceptance of mental illness
  • Lesbian, gay bisexual, and transgender factors in the process of acceptance of mental illness
  • Clinical applications and investigation of the acceptance of mental illness.
Recently there has been a growing awareness of the process of recovery from serious mental illness and the importance of coming to terms with the challenges resulting from the illness. Acceptance of one's mental illness is a critical milestone of the recovery journey, fostering empowerment, hope, and self-determination. In addition, there has been a developing interest in the role of culture in influencing the experience of mental illness, treatment, and recovery. Yet, the topic of how people with diverse cultural backgrounds come to recognize and cope with their mental illness is often overlooked in the literature. Acceptance of Mental Illness adheres to a recovery-oriented philosophy that understands recovery as not simply symptom elimination, but as the process of living a meaningful and satisfying life with mental illness. The book synthesizes research on this topic and offers extensive case histories gathered by the authors to provide readers with an understanding of the multidimensional process of acceptance of mental illness across genders, ethnicities, and sexual orientations. The aim is for clinical readers to be better equipped to support people with mental illness across culturally diverse groups to experience empowerment, mental wellness, and growth. Chapters focus on providing a historical overview of the treatment of people with mental illness, examining the acceptance process, and exploring the experience of acceptance among women, men, racial-ethnic minorities, and LGBT individuals with serious mental illnesses. The book is a useful tool for mental health educators and providers, with each chapter containing case studies, clinical strategies lists, discussion questions, experiential activities, diagrams, and worksheets that can be completed with clients, students, and peers.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780190204273 20160919
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viii, 142 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Preface-- Acknowledgements-- 1. Advancing personality growth in psychotherapy-- Part I. Self-Organization: 2. Self-organization-- 3. Identity functioning and self-states-- 4. Possibilities for change in self-narratives-- Part II. Relationships: 5. Changing relationship patterns-- 6. Advancing relationship capacities-- 7. Improving maladaptive patterns in sexual relationships-- Part III. Control and Emotional Regulation: 8. Control of unconscious emotional potentials-- 9. Defensive styles-- 10. Emotional avoidance maneuvers-- References-- Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781107532960 20160704
This book will expand your therapeutic repertoire. Once crises have been resolved, the clinician and patient explore what can change in order to increase the patient's capacities for balance, harmony and satisfaction. Adult personality growth increases self-awareness, amplifies capacities for realistic social cognition and reduces avoidances. The outcome is the achievement of a wider range of safe emotional expression and mastery of previous traumas and losses. The three parts of this book are on identity, relationships and control of emotion. The chapters illustrate how observation, formulation and technique are linked in a continuing process of deepening understanding. Vignettes give examples of what the therapist can say to help a patient, especially at difficult times in treatment. This is a cutting-edge work integrating elements from various schools of psychotherapy and studies of adult development. It links theories to pragmatic techniques and will appeal to both trainees and experienced clinicians.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781107532960 20160704
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1 online resource (1,113 pages) : illustrations, tables
The first book to encompass adult-gerontology practice guidelines for primary care, this is a comprehensive resource designed for health care practitioners who intend to take the new Adult-Gero NP course and certification exam. It provides current national practice guidelines for delivering high quality primary health care to adults and older patients in the outpatient setting, along with specific care guidelines for adult, pregnant, and older adult patients. The book delivers information on the physical exam, diagnostic testing, health promotion including dietary concerns, procedure guidelines, and national resources and includes extensive patient teaching guides with printable education points. For quick and easy access, practice guidelines are organized primarily by body system and content is presented in a consistent format. Each of the 246 disorder guidelines include definition, incidence, pathogenesis, predisposing factors, common complaints, other signs and symptoms, subjective data, physical exam, diagnostic tests, differential diagnoses, plan of care, follow-up, consultation/referral, and individual considerations. A particularly useful feature is the "Practice Pointers" highlighting crucial information for each disorder. The book includes chapters that focus on topics pertaining to the aging adult, including: major effects of aging on each body system; family and legal guidelines; adult risk assessment; and health promotion and screening recommendations for the older adult. A key section includes guidelines for procedures commonly used in the clinic and office setting. One hundred thirty-eight patient teaching sheets are included in printed and digital format for customizing and printing. Appendices feature normal lab values and dietary guidelines. Key Features:* Focuses specifically on the adult, pregnant, and older adult patient population* Delivers consistent presentation of 246 disorders by body system for ease of access* Includes 33 completely new guidelines that reflect conditions prevalent in the older adult population* Highlights "Practice Pointers" to indicate highly important care points* Includes 138 extensive Patient Teaching Sheets for "take home" information* Provides routine health maintenance guidelines.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780826127624 20160802
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1 online resource (x, 161 pages) : illustrations. Digital: text file; PDF.
  • 1 Digital Image Processing 2 Statistical Analysis and Software 3 Micoscopy Techniques 4 Cythometry and Pathology 5 Advanced Imaging Techniques 6 Diagnostic Imaging and Pathology 7 Preclinical Techniques in Animals 8 Preclinical Imaging Experimental Example 9 Clinical Techniques in Humans 10 Clinical Imaging Experimental Example in Pathology 11 Ultrasounds in the evaluation of cutaneous diseases 12 Diagnostic Imaging Techniques Lesson Learned.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781493934676 20161010
This text provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art review of the application of image analysis focusing on the techniques which can be used in every biology and medical laboratory to automate procedures of cell analysis and to create statistics very useful for a comprehension of cell growth dynamics and the effects of drugs on them. This textbook will serve as a very useful resource for physicians and researchers dealing with, and interested in, cell analysis. It will provide a concise yet comprehensive summary of the current status of the field that will help guide patient management and stimulate investigative efforts. All chapters are written by experts in their fields and include the most up-to-date scientific and clinical information. Advanced Imaging Techniques in Clinical Pathology will be of great value to clinical pathologists, biologists, biology researchers, and those working in the clinical and biological laboratory arena.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781493934676 20161010
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1 online resource : illustrations
  • Front Cover; Advances in Pathobiology and Management of Paget's Disease of Bone; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Contributors; About the Editor; Preface; 1 Clinical Perspectives of Paget's Disease of Bone; Introduction; Natural History; Clinical Features and Complications; Diagnosis; Pathology; Biochemistry; Epidemiology; Secular Change in Paget's Disease; References; 2 Viral Etiology of Paget's Disease of Bone; Introduction; Paramyxo-Viral Etiology; Viral and Genetic Interactions; Acknowledgments; References; 3 Genetics of Paget's Disease of Bone; Introduction
  • Importance of Genetic FactorsSQSTM1; TNFRSF11B; VCP; Chromosome 1p13 Locus; Chromosome 7q33; Chromosome 8q24; Chromosome 10p13; Chromosome 14q32; Chromosome 15q24; Chromosome 18q21; Genetic Determinants of Disease Severity; Clinical Implications; References; 4 Developmental Aspects of Pagetic Osteoclasts; Introduction; Increased Sensitivity of OCL Progenitors to Osteotropic Factors; Increased Sensitivity to RANKL and TNFα; Increased Sensitivity to 1,25-(OH)2D3; Increased Nuclei/OCL; Increased Expression of IL-6; MVNP Activation of TBK1 Increases IL-6, OCL Formation, and Nuclei/OCL
  • MVNP Downregulation of FoxO3 and Sirt1 also Increase IL-6Increased Irregular Woven Bone Formation Induced by Pagetic OCL; EphrinB2/EphB4 Signaling; IGF1, FGF2, and CXCL5; Conclusion; Disclosures; References; 5 Mutant SQSTM1/p62 Signaling in Paget's Disease of Bone; Introduction; RANKL-Induced NFκB Signaling and Osteoclastogenesis; Defective NFκB Signaling Associated With Mutant SQSTM1/p62; SQSTM1/p62-Mediated RANKL-Induced AP-1, NFAT, and ERK Signaling; SQSTM1/p62-Mediated Regulation of Keap1/Nrf2 Signaling; SQSTM1/p62-Mediated Apoptosis; SQSTM1/p62-Mediated Autophagy
  • SQSTM1/p62 as a Signaling Hub Orchestrating the Interplay Between NFκB, Keap1 and AutophagyReferences; 6 Early Onset Pagetic Disorders: Implications for Late-Onset Paget's Disease of Bone; Introduction; Early-Onset Pagetic Syndromes; RANK; Juvenile Paget's Disease; Osteoprotegerin; Multisystem Proteinopathy; Valosin-containing protein; Molecular Mechanisms Leading to Early-Onset Pagetic Disorders and Relevance for Late-onset PDB; Classic PDB: Association With Genes Involved in RANK Signaling and/or Osteoclast Formation; Classic PDB: Genes Involved in Protein Degradation Pathways
  • PDB: A Disorder of Protein Conformation?Acknowledgments; References; 7 Osteosarcoma in Paget's Disease of Bone; Introduction; Epidemiology; Clinical Presentation; Histopathology; Treatment and Prognosis; The Progression From Normal Bone to Paget's Disease to Pagetic Osteosarcoma; Genes Differentially Expressed in Paget's Disease and Pagetic Osteosarcoma; Acknowledgments; References; 8 Paget's Disease of Bone: Prognosis and Complications; Introduction; Prognosis of Paget's Disease of Bone; Morbidity and Quality of Life; Mortality; Impact of Pharmacological Treatment of PDB on the Prognosis
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1 online resource (viii, 87 pages).
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420 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Einleitung
  • Die Ausgangsfrage
  • Zur Quellenlage
  • "Ausbau des gewerbeärztlichen Dienstes im Sinne des nationalen Aufbaus" : Hans Betke, staatlicher Gewerbearzt in Wiesbaden
  • Von der Sozialhygiene zur Personalauslese
  • Selbstverständnis als Gewerbearzt in der NS-Zeit
  • Betkes Angaben im "Entnazifizierungs"-Verfahren
  • Ausbau der Karriere in der Nachkriegszeit
  • "Planmäßige Gesundheitsführung zur Erhaltung der Leistungsfähigkeit" : Hermann Hebestreit, Arbeitsmediziner bei der Deutschen Arbeitsfront
  • Trrittbrettfahrer in der NS-Zeit
  • Umstände auf dem Weg ins Amt für Volksgesundheit
  • Auffassungen von der Rolle der Betriebsärzte
  • Arbeitsmedizin im Krieg
  • Deportation bzw. Emigration : Ludwig Ascher und das Sozialhygienische Untersuchungsamt
  • Sozialhygiene als Grenzgebiet
  • Die Deportation nach Litzmannstadt
  • Ernst Simonson, Leiter der Abteilung für Arbeitsphysiologie und Gewerbehygiene
  • Eine außerordentliche Professur für Soziale Medizin : der unermüdliche Gesundheitsaufklärer Wilhelm Hanauer
  • Sozialmedizin in Frankfurt am Main
  • Die Rolle des Fabrikarztes bei Wilhelm Hanauer
  • Verfolgung in der NS-Zeit und Zusammenbruch
  • "Jüdisch versippt" : Albrecht Bethe am Institut für animalische Physiologie der Frankfurter Goethe-Universität
  • Bethes Nachfolger Karl Wezler
  • "Steigerung der Leistungsfähigkeit unserer Gefolgschaft auf das höchstmögliche Maß" : Adolf Baldus, Betriebsarzt bei IG Farben in Höchst
  • Vorgänger : von F.W. Grandhomme bis Andreas Bodong
  • Adolf Baldus als Fabrikarzt in Höchst
  • Von Fabrik- zu Betriebsärzten
  • Zwangsarbeiter im IG-Farben-Werk Höchst
  • Baldus' Entnazifierung und Hoechst nach dem Krieg
  • "Das Essen für die Russen ist vollkommen unzureichend..." : Eberhard Gross, Leiter der IG-Fabrikärzte, und Walter Jonas, Betriebsarzt bei IG Farben in Griesheim
  • Gefahren in Chemiefabriken
  • Leitender Fabrikarzt der IG Farben : Eberhard Gross
  • Walter Jonas, ein Antifaschist bei der IG Farben
  • Als Sanitätsoffizier im Osten
  • Die letzten Kriegsmonate in Griesheim und die Tätigkeit nach Kriegsende
  • "Der totale Krieg fordert von uns allen die letzten Kraftreserven" : Hans Hallermann, Betriebsarzt bei Opel in Rüsselsheim
  • Von der Nähmaschine zur Kriegswirtschaft
  • Anfälligkeit einer mechanistischen Medizin
  • Internationaler Kongress für Unfallmedizin und Berufskrankheiten 1938
  • Das Opelwerk während des Zweiten Weltkriegs
  • Anklage und Exkulpation Hallermanns nach dem Krieg
  • "Wie der Reiter über den Bodensee" : Christine Hellriegel, Betriebsärztin der Frankfurter Adlerwerke
  • Eine Betriebsärztin mit gefälschten Papieren
  • "Fremdarbeiter" bei Adler
  • Das KZ-Außenlager "Katzbach"
  • Christine und Werner Hellriegel nach Kriegsende
  • "Es sind auch schon bei Einzelnen Hungerödeme aufgetreten" : Sprengstoffwerke in Stadtallendorf und Hessisch Lichtenau
  • Hanns Derichs, Betriebsarzt bei der DAG
  • Hans Lötz, Betriebsarzt bei der WASAG
  • Das KZ-Außenlager "Münchmühle"
  • Lagerarzt Hellmuth Fuchs
  • Nach dem Krieg
  • Exkurs : Betriebsärzte versus KZ-Ärzte
  • Hessisch Lichtenau : Benno Wust und Walter Fuckert
  • "Ab und zu kam ein Werksarzt..." : Betriebsärzte bei Metallbetrieben wie Henschel, Degussa, VDO Tachometer und in weiteren Werken
  • Henschelwerke : Zwangsarbeit und Arbeitserziehung
  • Eduard Krebsbach, Betriebs- und KZ-Arzt
  • Hans Georg Schmidt-Voigt und die Degussa
  • Rudolf Vogelsberger und die Firma Röder-Präzision
  • Tachometer : Eugen Mauerer
  • Betriebsärzte bei Energie- und Transportbetrieben
  • Coda : Betriebsärzte ohne Betriebe
  • "Er hat gegenüber Ausländern im Krieg ein rigoroses Benehmen an den Tag gelegt" : Gerhard Pitroch, Betriebsarzt bei VDM
  • Ein Betriebsarzt als AEL-Arzt
  • Edmund Adam bei den Heddernheimer Kupferwerken
  • Ludwig Spreng und die Firma Lurgi
  • "In die Heilanstalt Hadamar verlegt" : Zwangsarbeiter und Euthanasie
  • Drei Phasen der Morde
  • Waren die Betriebsärzte beteiligt?
  • Reichsbahnmeisterei Alsfeld : Ludwig Brill
  • Werner Neumann-Spengel, Reichsbahnarzt in Gießen
  • Kalle & Co. : Albert Büttel
  • Buderus : Fritz Bode
  • Ernst Leitz : Georg Neeb
  • Fieseier-Werke, Kassel
  • Continental AG, Korbach : Bernhard Fürer
  • Firma Heraeus, Hanau, und Küchenmöbelfabrik Christian Oestreich, Neu-Isenburg
  • Veith-Gummiwerke : Julius Banz
  • Resümee
  • Nachkriegszeit und Kontinuität
  • Hans Betkes Nachfolger Hans Groetschel
  • Eberhard Gross : von der IG Farben zurück zur Universität Bonn
  • Hans Loskant, Nachfolger von Adolf Baldus
  • Hans Hallermanns Nachfolger Gerd Carow
  • Appendix : Über Frankfurt nach Bremen : Gerhard Carow
  • Statistik : Konfession und Organisation
  • Bilanz und Beurteilung
  • Verarbeitung des Unrechts
  • Die Teilhabe am Bösen
  • Anhang Abkürzungen
  • Glossar : Medizinische Terminologie
  • Literatur
  • Danksagung
  • Personenregister.
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183 pages : illustrations, facsimiles ; 29 cm
  • Vorwort
  • Lebens- und Arbeitsmittelpunkt für Viele Jahrzehnte 9. Bezirk, Berggasse 19
  • Cottage Lyzeum : Moderne Ausbildung für Mädchen 18. Bezirk, Gymnasiumstrasse
  • Die Hietzinger Schule : ein Faszinierendes Schulexperiment 13. Bezirk, Wattmanngasse
  • Die Jackson Nursery : Milch und Cookies für die Forschung 1. Bezirk, Rudolfsplatz 5
  • Wien Andernorts : auf Sommerfrische mit Anna Freud
  • Stadtflucht : ein Landhaus in Hochrotherd, Niederösterreich
  • Vielfach Beschäftigt : Psychoanalytikerin und Pflegerin 9. Bezirk, Allgemeines Krankenhaus : Klinik Hajek
  • Hotel Métropole : Gestapoleitstelle : vom Traum zum Alptraum 1010 Wien, Morzinplatz 4, Salztorgasse 6
  • Wiederbegegnung mit Wien 1. Bezirk, Hofburg, Rathaus, Universität Wien
  • Ein Museum und ein Erinnerungsort 9. Bezirk, Berggasse 19
  • Erinnerungsorte
  • Literatur
  • Thomas Aichhorn : Anna Freuds Orte in Wien
  • Hochrotherd : ein Familienalbum
  • Die Autorinnen.
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29. Anticandidal agents [2017]

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1 online resource
Anticandidal Agents provides the latest information on candida drug resistance and its remedial implications. In this compilation, users will find a comprehensive view on overcoming resistance in anticandidal drugs, along with information on novel molecules. Candida albicans is an opportunistic pathogenic fungus responsible for life threating invasive and nosocomial infections across the globe. Candidiasis is a major cause of morbidity among immunocompromised patients. Infections caused by non-albicans candida like C. glabrata, C. parapsilosis, and C. tropicalis have also imposed a serious threat in the last few decades. Current treatment of candidiasis relies primarily on antifungal agents broadly categorized as azoles, polyenes, echinocandins, allylamines, and pyrimidines. Lately, antifungal resistance has emerged to be an obstruction of current treatment regime. A number of reasons are described in detail. Understanding the mechanisms of resistance is crucial for developing strategies for overcoming the hindrance in current therapeutics. * Presents a complete understanding of candida resistance to help in the development of therapeutic expansion and novel drugs* Provides thorough information on candida drug resistance and its remedial implications* Covers crucial mechanisms of resistance that will help develop strategies for overcoming the hindrance in current therapeutics.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780128113110 20161114
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1 online resource.
  • Section 1
  • Introduction
  • Section 2
  • Drug Interactions Between AEDs
  • Acetazolamide
  • Carbamazepine
  • Clobazam
  • Clonazepam
  • Ethosuximide
  • Eslicarbazepine acetate
  • Felbamate
  • Gabapentin
  • Lacosamide
  • Lamotrigine
  • Levetiracetam
  • Methsuximide
  • Oxcarbazepine
  • Perampanel
  • Phenobarbital
  • Phenytoin
  • Piracetam
  • Pregabalin
  • Primidone
  • Retigabine
  • Rufinamide
  • Stiripentol
  • Tiagabine
  • Topiramate
  • Valproic Acid
  • Vigabatrin
  • Zonisamide
  • Section 3
  • Drug Interactions between AEDs and non-AED drugs: Interactions Affecting AEDs
  • Acetazolamide
  • Carbamazepine
  • Clobazam
  • Clonazepam
  • Ethosuximide
  • Eslicarbazepine acetate
  • Felbamate
  • Gabapentin
  • Lacosamide
  • Lamotrigine
  • Levetiracetam
  • Methsuximide
  • Oxcarbazepine
  • Perampanel
  • Phenobarbital
  • Phenytoin
  • Piracetam
  • Pregabalin
  • Primidone
  • Retigabine
  • Rufinamide
  • Stiripentol
  • Tiagabine
  • Topiramate
  • Valproic Acid
  • Vigabatrin
  • Zonisamide
  • Section 4
  • Drug Interactions between AEDs and non-AED drugs: Interactions Affected by AEDS
  • Analgesics
  • Antimicrobials
  • Antineoplastic agents
  • Antiulcer drugs
  • Cardiovascular drugs
  • Immunosuppressants
  • Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
  • Psychotropic Drugs
  • Steroids
  • Miscellanea.
This updated third edition of a successful book is a description of both pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic antiepileptic drug (AED) interactions, including details of the magnitude and mechanism of interactions, and also of drug combinations that are not associated with interactions and therefore can be coprescribed without undue concern. Presented in alphabetical order and by drug class, drug interactions that occur between AEDs and also between AEDs and non-AEDs are described in three sections: Drug interactions between AEDs; Drug interactions between AEDs and non-AED Drugs: Interactions affecting AEDs; Drug interactions between AEDs and non-AED Drugs: Interactions affected by AEDs. Antiepileptic Drug Interactions: A Clinical Guide, 3rd Edition with its clear, concise and unambiguous content will allow physicians and allied health professionals to make more rational choices when AED polytherapy regimens are indicated. There is always a choice and avoiding highly interacting drugs and choosing drug combinations that are minimally interacting or do not interact should be the goal in treating patients with epilepsy. This book provides all the necessary information so as to allow this goal to be achieved and, if necessary, to aid effective management of AED interactions.
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1 online resource (various pagings) : illustrations (some color).
  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Fullerenes
  • 3. Resonant energy transfer
  • 4. Photo-induced charge transfer
  • 5. Fullerenes as photosensitizers
  • 6. Chemical modifications
  • 7. Examples of the synthesis of monocationic and polycationic fullerene derivatives
  • 7.1. Synthesis of hexa-anionic fullerene derivatives
  • 7.2. Synthesis of mono- or polycationic fullerene derivatives
  • 7.3. Synthesis of chromophore-linked fullerene derivatives
  • 7.4. The photophysics and photochemistry of fullerenyl molecular micelles and chromophore-fullerene conjugates
  • 7.5. Synthesis of liposomal or micellar fullerenes
  • 8. Photodynamic therapy
  • 8.1. Traditional photosensitizers
  • 9. Photosensitizer formulations for fullerene-mediated PDT
  • 10. In vitro anti-cancer PDT with fullerenes
  • 11. In vivo PDT for cancer
  • 12. Antibiotic resistance and viral infections
  • 13. General aspects of photodynamic inactivation of bacteria
  • 14. In vitro antimicrobial PDT with fullerenes
  • 15. In vivo antimicrobial PDT with fullerenes
  • 16. Conclusions.
This book provides detailed and current information on using fullerenes (bucky-balls) in photodynamic therapy (PDT), one of the most actively studied applications of photonic science in healthcare. This will serve as a useful source for researchers working in photomedicine and nanomedicine, especially those who are investigating PDT for cancer treatment and infectious disease treatment. The book runs the gamut from an introduction to the history and chemistry of fullerenes and some basic photochemistry, to the application of fullerenes as photosensitizers for cancer and antimicrobial inactivation.
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1 online resource (ix, 385 pages) : illustrations (some color)
  • Contributors; Part I: Immunohistology of Epithelial Tumors; 1: Immunohistology and Molecular Studies of Epithelial Tumors; Basal Cell Carcinoma; Clear Cell Acanthoma; Intraepidermal Epithelioma of Borst-Jadassohn; Bowenoid Papulosis; Clear Cell Papulosis; Pseudoepitheliomatous Hyperplasia; Actinic Keratoses; Squamous Cell Carcinoma In Situ; Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Verrucous Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Spindle Cell Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Acantholytic Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Adenoid); Lymphoepithelioma-Like Carcinoma; Adenosquamous Carcinoma
  • Desmoplastic Squamous Cell Carcinoma Merkel Cell Carcinoma; References; Part II: Adnexal Neoplasms; 2: Immunohistology and Molecular Studies of Sweat Gland Tumors; Introduction; Normal Apocrine Glands; Normal Eccrine Glands; Apoeccrine Glands; Mammary-Like Glands; Cysts and Hamartomas; Apocrine Hidrocystoma, Eccrine Hidrocystoma, and Apocrine Cystadenoma; Apocrine and Eccrine Nevi; Syringocystadenoma Papilliferum; Benign Tumors; Tubular Adenoma; Hidradenoma Papilliferum; Ceruminous Gland and Moll's Gland Adenomas; Nipple Adenoma; Apocrine Hidradenoma; Cutaneous Mixed Tumor
  • Syringoma Spiradenoma, Cylindroma, and Spiradenocylindroma; Poroma Group; Myoepithelioma; Malignant Tumors; Syringocystadenocarcinoma Papilliferum; Cribriform Carcinoma; Cutaneous Mucinous Carcinoma; Endocrine Mucin-Producing Sweat Gland Carcinoma; Hidradenocarcinoma Papilliferum; Digital Papillary Adenocarcinoma; Ceruminous and Moll's Gland Carcinomas; Malignant Mixed Tumor; Apocrine Adenocarcinoma; Porocarcinoma; Extramammary Paget's Disease; Spiradenocarcinoma and Cylindrocarcinoma; Microcystic Adnexal Carcinoma; Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma; References
  • 3: Immunohistology and Molecular Studies of Follicular Tumors Introduction; Tumor of the Follicular Infundibulum (Infundibuloma); Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Pilar Sheath Acanthoma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Trichofolliculoma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Benign Follicular Hamartoma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Trichoepithelioma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry
  • Desmoplastic Trichoepithelioma Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Trchoblastoma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Trichoadenoma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Trichilemmoma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Desmoplastic Trichilemmoma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Trichilemmal Carcinoma; Clinical; Histology; Differential Diagnosis; Immunohistochemistry; Benign Proliferating Pilar Tumor
This book provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art account of the role of immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis of skin tumors, which is crucial given that overlapping histologic features and unusual morphologic changes can lead to considerable diagnostic uncertainty. The book reviews in detail the sensitivity and specificity of commonly available antibodies and their pattern of immunostaining. Readers will learn when to order antibodies and how to interpret findings. In addition, prognostic markers are evaluated and emphasis placed on the pitfalls commonly encountered when evaluating these neoplasms. The informative text is complemented by a wealth of superb images. Helpful histograms and algorithms are included, and clear guidance is provided on the application and interpretation of less commonly used antibodies and immunostains. With the emergence of many immunomarkers, immunohistochemistry has become a vital ancillary diagnostic tool in dermatopathology and an essential adjunct for the correct identification of skin neoplasms. Indeed, immunohistochemistry has replaced simple morphologic evaluation as the definitive diagnostic method for various tumor types. The complexity of some skin neoplasms makes it imperative that the role of immunohistochemistry in subtyping these conditions is clearly understood. Against this background, Applied Immunohistochemistry in the Evaluation of Skin Neoplasms will serve as an extremely valuable resource for practicing dermatopathologists and pathologists.
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1 online resource.
  • Pulmonary Medicine.- Cardiology.- Nephrology.- Critical Care.- Gastroenterology.- Hematology.- Oncology.- Infectious Diseases.- Rheumatology.- Neurology.- Endocrinology.- Dermatology.- Geriatrics.- Palliative Care.- Nutrition.- Obstetric Medicine.- General Internal Medicine.- Appendix I. Advanced Cardiac Life Support.- Appendix II. List of Common Abbreviations.- Appendix III. Common Laboratory Values and Unit Conversion.- Appendix IV. History Template.- Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319118208 20160619
This fully updated 4th Edition of provides an integrated symptom- and issue-based approach with easy access to high yield clinical information. For each topic, carefully organized sections on different diagnoses, investigations, and treatments are designed to facilitate patient care and examination preparation. Numerous clinical pearls and comparison tables are provided to help enhance learning, and international units (US and metric) are used to facilitate application in everyday clinical practice. The book covers many highly important, rarely discussed topics in medicine (e.g., smoking cessation, obesity, transfusion reactions, needle stick injuries, code status discussion, interpretation of gram stain, palliative care), and new chapters on end-of-life care and depression have been added. The fourth edition includes many reader-friendly improvements such as better formatting, intuitive ordering of chapters, and incorporation of the most recent guidelines for each topic. Approach to Internal Medicine continues to serve as an essential reference for every medical student, resident, fellow, practicing physician, nurse, and physician assistant.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319118208 20160619
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xvi, 512 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Acknowledgements Contributors Introduction I. Foundations 1. Symbolizing and Seeing Laurie Wilson and Mala Betensky 2. The Therapist as Artist Mildred Chapin and Barbara Fish 3. Relational Aesthetics and Art Therapy Catherine Moon II. Psychodynamic Approaches A. Psychoanalytic (Freudian) 4. Discovery and Insight in Art Therapy Judith Rubin 5. Sublimation and Art Therapy--Edith Kramer 5.1. Addendum Sublimation Elizabeth Stone 6. Variations on a Freudian Theme Elinor Ulman 7. Object Relations and Art Therapy Arthur Robbins 7.1 Object Relations Eleanor Irwin 8. Mentalization Based Art Psychotherapy Dominik Havsteen-Franklin B. Analytic Therapy (Jungian) 9. Jungian Art Therapy Nora Swan-Foster 9.1 Jung as Artist & Active Imagination Michael Edwards and Edith Wallace III. Humanistic Approaches 10. Art Therapy: Humanism in Action Bruce Moon 11. Gestalt Art Therapy Janie Rhyne 12. Person-Centered Expressive Arts Therapy Natalie Rogers 13. Positive Art Therapy Gioia Chilton & Rebecca Wilkinson IV. Contemplative Approaches 14. Art Making as Spiritual Path Pat Allen 15. Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy Laury Rappaport 16. Contemplative Art Therapy Michael Franklin V. Cognitive & Neuroscience Approaches 17. Cognitive-Behavioral Art Therapy Marcia Rosal 18. Narrative Art Therapy in Trauma Treatment Linda Gantt & Laura Greenstone 19. CREATE: Art Therapy Relational Neuroscience -Noah Hass-Cohen & Joanna.Clyde Findlay VI. Systemic Approaches 20. Family Art Therapy Barbara Sobol & Paula Howie 21. Group Art Therapy Katherine Williams & Tally Tripp VII. Integrative Approaches 22. Developmental Art Therapy Susan Aach-Feldman & Carole Kunkle-Miller 23. Art Therapy in Creative Education David Henley 24. Using Imagination and All of the Arts in Therapy Shaun McNiff 25. An Eclectic Approach to Art Therapy Harriet Wadeson Conclusion Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138884564 20160619
The third edition of Approaches to Art Therapy brings together varied theoretical approaches and provides a variety of solutions to the challenge of translating theory to technique. In each chapter, the field's most eminent scholars provide a definition of and orientation to the specific theory or area of emphasis, showing its relevance to art therapy. The third edition includes many new chapters with material on a wide variety of topics including contemplative approaches, DBT, neuroscience, and mentalization while also retaining important and timeless contributions from the pioneers of art therapy. Clinical case examples and over 100 illustrations of patient artwork vividly demonstrate the techniques in practice. Approaches to Art Therapy, 3rd edition, is an essential resource in the assembly of any clinician's theoretical and technical toolbox, and in the formulation of each individual's own approach to art therapy.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138884564 20160619
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xxxii, 364 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Preface. Acknowledgments. Introduction. Foreword. Contributors. Part 1: Basic Concepts of Dance/Movement Therapy. 1 We Dance from the Moment Our Feet Touch the Earth. 2 The Creative-Artistic Process in Dance/Movement Therapy. 3 Therapeutic Relationships and Kinesthetic Empathy. 4 Dance Therapy: Motion and Emotion . Part 2: The Path from Theory to Practice. 5 BASCICS -An Intra/Interactional Model of DMT with the Adult Psychiatric Patient. 6 Body, Style and Psychotherapy. 7 Family Dance/Movement Therapy: A Systems Model. 8 Becoming Whole Again: Dance/Movement Therapy for Those Who Suffer from Eating Disorders. 9 Dance/Movement Psychotherapy in Early Childhood Treatment and in Pediatric Oncologic. 10 Amazon Journeys- Dance Movement Therapy Interventions in Palliative Care. 11 Dance Movement Therapy and Acquired Brain Trauma Rehabilitation. 12 Dancing with Hope: Dance Therapy with People with Dementia. Part 3: Aspects Integral to the Practice of Dance/Movement Therapy. 13 Laban's Movement Theories: A Dance/Movement Therapist's Perspective. 14 Applying the Kestenberg Movement Profile in Dance/Movement Therapy: An Introduction.15 Emotorics: A Psychomotor Model for the Analysis and Interpretation of Emotive Motor Behavior. 16 Cultural Consciousness and the Global Context of Dance/Movement Therapy. 17 Encouraging Research in Dance/Movement Therapy. Afterword.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138910331 20160619
This second edition of The Art and Science of Dance/Movement Therapy offers a broad understanding of dance/movement therapy as well as an in-depth exploration of how and where it can be used to produce change. The chapters that make up this innovative volume go beyond the basics to offer a unique collection of theoretical perspectives paired with case studies designed to emphasize techniques that can be applied in a variety of settings. In addition to boasting thoroughly expanded versions of all previously published content, this timely reference includes an all new chapter on DMT interventions in palliative care and added references throughout to reflect to the most current knowledge.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138910331 20160619
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Book
xx, 234 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • List of Contributors Foreword Robert Pascuzzi, MD Preface Acknowledgements Book Cover Description 1. Introduction Juliet King MA, ATR-BC, LPC 2. Neuroscience Concepts in Clinical Practice Lukasz Konopka AM, PhD, ECNS, BCIA-EEG 3. The Expressive Therapies Continuum as a Framework in the Treatment of TrauMA Vija Lusebrink PhD, ATR, HLM and Lisa Hinz PhD, ATR 4. The Image Comes First: Treating Pre-Verbal Trauma with Art TherapY Linda Gantt PhD, ATR-BC and Tally Tripp MA, MSW, LCSW, ATR-BC, CTT 5. Secure Remembrance: Art Therapy Relational Neuroscience Guidelines for Resilient Processing of Traumatic Memories Noah Hass-Cohen Psy-D, ATR-BC 6. Neuroscience and Art Therapy with Severely Traumatized Children: The Art is the Evidence P. Gussie Klorer PhD, ATR-BC, LCPC, LCSW, HLM 7. Practical Applications of Neuroscience in Art Therapy: A Holistic Approach to Treating Trauma in Children Christopher Belkofer PhD, LPC, ATR and Emily Nolan DAT, ATR-BC, LPC 8. A Somatically-Informed Bilateral Art Therapy Protocol for Reprocessing Trauma Tally Tripp MA, MSW, LCSW, ATR-BC, CTT 9. Medical Art Therapy Applied to the Trauma Experienced by those Diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease Deborah Elkis-Abuhoff PhD, LCAT, ATR-BC, BCPC and Morgan Gaydos MA, LCAT, ATR-BC 10. Conclusion Juliet King MA, ATR-BC, LPC and Kerry Kruk MS, LPC, CSAC, ATR-BC.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138839380 20160619
Art Therapy, Trauma, and Neuroscience combines theory, research, and practice with traumatized populations in a neuroscience framework. Recognizing the importance of understanding both art therapy and trauma studies as brain-based interventions, some of the most renowned figures in art therapy and trauma use translational and integrative neuroscience to provide theoretical and applied techniques. Therapists will come away from this book with tools for a refined understanding of brain-based interventions in a dynamic yet accessible format.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138839380 20160619
SAL1&2 (on-campus shelving)
Book
1 online resource (xi, 594 pages) : color illustrations
  • Atlas and Anatomy of PET/MR .- Atlas and Anatomy of PET/CT.- Atlas and Anatomy of SPECT/CT.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319286501 20160815
This atlas showcases cross-sectional anatomy for the proper interpretation of images generated from PET/MRI, PET/CT, and SPECT/CT applications. Hybrid imaging is at the forefront of nuclear and molecular imaging and enhances data acquisition for the purposes of diagnosis and treatment. Simultaneous evaluation of anatomic and metabolic information about normal and abnormal processes addresses complex clinical questions and raises the level of confidence of the scan interpretation. Extensively illustrated with high-resolution PET/MRI, PET/CT and SPECT/CT images, this atlas provides precise morphologic information for the whole body as well as for specific regions such as the head and neck, abdomen, and musculoskeletal system. Atlas and Anatomy of PET/MRI, PET/CT, AND SPECT/CT is a unique resource for physicians and residents in nuclear medicine, radiology, oncology, neurology, and cardiology.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319286501 20160815
Book
1 online resource
This text was created to fill a void in the practice of pediatric neuropathology. It is a practical and well-illustrated book representing a collection of interesting, common and unusual tumors for a diagnostic exercise by the reader. The wide reception of the first edition by the pathology community is testament to its relevance and utility in the pathologic diagnosis of pediatric brain tumors. This edition covers topics ranging from neuroimaging, the use of crush and touch preps during intraoperative consultation, classic histological features of pediatric brain tumors, tumor variants, and a miscellaneous group of challenging tumors. Chapters consist of essential diagnostic information and features highlighting recognized variants and their differential diagnoses. A section on molecular pathology and electron microscopy is also included for each tumor category, along with a list of classic reviews and innovative articles on each of the tumor entities as suggested reading at the end of each chapter. Atlas of Pediatric Brain Tumors, Second Edition represents the state of the art in pediatric neuropathology with easy utility beside the microscope.
Book
1 online resource (xiv, 207 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Book
1 online resource (xv, 282 pages) : illustrations (partly color)
  • Radioactive Decay and Interaction of Radiation with Matter.- PET Scanning Systems.- Data Acquisition and Corrections.- Image Reconstruction.- Storage, Display and PACS.- Performance Characteristics of PET Scanners.- Cyclotron and Production of PET Radionuclides.- Synthesis of PET Radiopharmaceuticals.- FDA Regulations for PET Radiopharmaceuticals.- NRC Regulations for Radiation Protection in PET.- Reimbursement for PET Procedures.- Design and Cost of PET Center.- Sample Procedures for PET Studies.- Topics of Interest.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319164229 20160619
The Third Edition of this classic text presents the basic concepts of PET imaging technology. Topics include basic physics of PET imaging; detectors, scanners and data collection; storage, display, and PACS; PET radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals; reimbursement for PET procedures; and performance of PET studies. This revised edition is thoroughly updated and includes information on new PET scanning detectors and PET/MRI scanners; PET/MRI data acquisition; software packages; recently developed PET radiopharmaceuticals; and new procedures for PET studies. To maximize understanding, the book includes pertinent basic science principles, equations, sample problems and practice questions. Basics of PET Imaging, Third Edition, is an ideal resource for nuclear medicine physicians, residents and technologists.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319164229 20160619
Book
xvi, 143 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • A Brief History of Behavioural Approaches in Neuropsychological Rehabilitation. Assessment for Rehabilitation: Integrating Information from Neuropsychological and Behavioural Assessment. Planning a Rehabilitation Programme. Using a Behavioural Framework. Behavioural Approaches to Assessment and Management of People in States of Impaired Consciousness. Behavioural Approaches to the Remediation of Cognitive Deficits. Behavioural Approaches to Disruptive Disorders. Behavioural Approaches to Cooperation with Treatment: The Effects of Mood, Insight and Motivation. Educating Staff and Family Members in the Long Term Management of Behavioural Disorders.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138883130 20160619
The potential of behavioural approaches for improving the lives of people with acquired brain injury is immense. Here that potential is laid out and explored with a thoroughgoing regard for clinical practice and the theoretical frameworks that underpin that practice. This book will prove an invaluable resource for clinical psychologists and the whole range of therapists working with patients suffering from acquired brain damage.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138883130 20160619
SAL1&2 (on-campus shelving)
Book
1 online resource.
Book
1 online resource (x, 221 pages)
  • 1. Macrophage and Multinucleated Giant Cell Classification.- 2. NLRP Inflammasome-mediated Toxicity of Fibrous Particles.- 3. Approaching a Unified Theory for Particle-Induced Inflammation.- 4. Reproductive and Developmental Effects of Nanomaterials.- 5. Fibrogenic and Immunotoxic Responses to Carbon Nanotubes.- 6. Potential hazards of Skin Exposure to Nanoparticles.- 7. Health Effects of Silver Nanoparticles and Silver Ion.- 8. Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube-Induced Pulmonary Fibrogenesis.- 9. Silicates and Autoimmunity.- 10. Asbestos Exposure And Autoimmunity.- 11. T-cell Alteration Caused by Exposure to Asbestos.- 12. Effects of Asbestos Fibers on Human Cytotoxic T Cells.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9784431557319 20160619
This volume examines our current understanding of the biological effects of fibrous and particulate substances, including discussions on nanoparticles. It offers comprehensive information on the latest insights into the immunological effects of various irritants on the human body. Readers will benefit from the contributing authors' diverse perspectives and extensive discussions of key issues, which include molecular alterations of the immune system and autoimmune diseases in connection with asbestos and silica, among others. The chapters also discuss recommendations, practical methods, and nanosafety science in situations involving exposure to nanotoxic substances. Edited in collaboration with the Japanese Society for Hygiene, this book provides up-to-date information on the immunological effects of nanotoxic substances to researchers interested in environmental and occupational health. Presenting a number of recent concepts and findings in the field, it enables readers to gain a comprehensive knowledge of health problems caused by environmental fibrous and particulate substances.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9784431557319 20160619
Book
1 online resource (x, 98 pages) : illustrations (some color)
This book is a rich source of information on biomarkers applicable to the pathology of neoplastic disorders of the brain. Thorough descriptions are provided of the techniques currently available for clinical and experimental evaluation of biomarkers in brain neoplasms, including in situ hybridization, array-based methods, methylation profiling, next-generation sequencing, and practical gene panels. Incorporation of multiple biomarkers in the development of molecular subgroups with biologic and therapeutic relevance is also discussed. A section on biobanking covers the equally important topic of optimal preservation of tissue and includes consideration of ethical considerations raised by the use of tissue obtained in clinical settings. The closing section discusses the major categories of neoplastic disorders involving the nervous system, with emphasis on diagnostic, prognostic, and predictive biomarkers used in the pathologic evaluation of different types of brain tumor.
Book
1 online resource (xxvi, 202 pages) : illustration.
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. Bio-psycho-social Contributions to the Understanding of Eating Disorders; Yael Latzer and Daniel Stein
  • Part I. Medical Issues
  • Chapter 2. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Binge Eating: Shared Phenomenology, Genetics and Response to Treatment; Allan S. Kaplan, Andrew L. Howlett, Zeynep Yilmaz and robert Levitas
  • Chapter 3. The Interplay between Eating and Sleeping Behaviour in Adolescence: Normative and Disordered Trajectories; Yael Latzer, Sarah L.Weinberger-Litman, Leib Litman and Orna Tzicshinsky
  • Chapter 4. Endrocrinopathies of Eating Disorders; Nehama Zuckerman-Levin, Ze'ev Hochberg, Patricia E. Dunne and Yael Lazter
  • Chapter 5. Skeletal Involvement in Eating Disorders; Nehama Zuckerman-Levin, Yael Latzer, Patricia E. Dunne, and Ze'ev Hochberg
  • Part II. Psychological Issues
  • Chapter 6. Eating Disorders and Suicide; Lisa Lilenfeld
  • Chapter 7. Mothers with Eating Disorders: The Trans-Generational Transmission of Emotional Difficulties Related to Disordered Eating; Shiri Sadeh-Sharvit, Rachel Levy-Shiff, Anca Ram, Eitan Gur, Eynat Zubery, Evelyne Steiner, David Rabinowitz, Maayan Zusman, Michael Eines and Yael Lazter
  • Chapter 8. Giving 'Til it Hurts: Eating Disorders and Pathological Altruism; Rachel Bachner-Melmanand and Barbara Oakley
  • Chapter 9. Women with Eating Disorders and a History of Sexual Abuse: An Integrative Treatment Approach; Eynat Zubery, Yael Latzer and Daniel Stein
  • Chapter 10. Interpersonal maintaining Factors in Eating Disorders: Skills Sharing Interventions for Carers; Janet Treasure, Ans R. Spulveda, Wendy Whitaker, Carolina Lopez, Maria Zabala, Oliva Kyriacou and Gill Todd
  • Part III. Sociocultural Issues
  • Chapter 11. Emotional First Aid in Eating Disorders: The Unique Role of Hotlines and Online Services; Itzhak Gilat and Yael Latzer
  • Chapter 12. The Characteristics of Pro-Ana Communities; Meyran Boniel-Nissim and Yael Latzer
  • Chapter 13. Spiritual Self Starvation En-Route to Salvation; Eliezer Witztum, Daniel Stein, Yael Latzer, Moshe Kalian
  • Chapter 14. The Influence of Religious Orientation and Spiritual Well-Being on Body Dissatisfaction and Disordered Eating in Jewish Women; Sara L. Weinberger-Litman, Laura A. Rabin, Joshua Fogel and Janet L. Mensinger. .
This book uniquely combines cutting-edge medical, psychological, and sociocultural topics pertinent to eating disorders. In the medical realm, the book focuses on Eating Disorders' newly investigated associations with ADHD and sleep disorders, and on innovative treatments of osteoporosis in anorexia nervosa. Novel contributions in the psychological realm address families' trans-generational transmission of Eating Disorders-related difficulties and novel internet-based treatments for such families. Lastly, in the sociocultural realm, the book discusses social contagion and Pro-Ana websites as increasing risk for disordered eating in young women around the globe. This volume provides readers with more holistic perspectives of each realm and their interplay, to promote Eating Disorders' understanding, treatment, prevention, and research. It provides various professionals including mental health providers, physicians, nutritionists, and graduate students in these professions.

46. Bird in a cage [2016]

Book
109 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
1 PDF (xv, 135 pages).
  • 1. Introduction
  • 1.1 Enabling technologies
  • 1.1.1 Camera-based systems
  • 1.1.2 Body worn sensors
  • 1.1.3 Force and pressure-based systems
  • 1.2 Body tracking in context
  • 1.3 Overview
  • 2. Clinical assessment of motor disability
  • 2.1 Introduction
  • 2.2 Tracking disease progression in multiple sclerosis assessment
  • 2.2.1 Contexts and practices in MS assessment with the EDSS
  • 2.2.2 Challenges and characteristics of assessment room
  • 2.2.3 Doctor-patient relationship in assessment
  • 2.2.4 Summary
  • 2.3 Understanding concerns in system design: assess MS system
  • 2.3.1 System overview
  • 2.3.2 Algorithms
  • 2.3.3 Movement exercise protocol
  • 2.3.4 Ensuring standardized movement performance
  • 2.3.5 Framing and standardization, seeing how the machine sees
  • 2.3.6 Representing the movement measure and classification
  • 2.4 Conclusions
  • 3. Self-directed rehabilitation and care
  • 3.1 Introduction
  • 3.2 Facilitating physical activity in chronic musculoskeletal pain
  • 3.3 Technology for chronic pain rehabilitation
  • 3.3.1 Go-with-the-flow: sonification in movement rehabilitation
  • 3.3.2 Transferring to everyday functioning: kinect vs. wearable smartphone as a body-tracking device
  • 3.3.3 Self-directed rehabilitation as process: from clinical facilitation to self-management
  • 3.3.4 Tracking affective states and pain levels
  • 3.4 Exergaming and balance rehabilitation in older adults
  • 3.4.1 Balance and fall risk in older adults
  • 3.4.2 Body-tracking technology for balance training
  • 3.4.3 Designing a balance training game
  • 3.4.4 Understanding rehabilitative game use
  • 3.5 Conclusion
  • 4. Interactions for clinicians
  • 4.1 Introduction
  • 4.2 Sterility and constraints on imaging practices
  • 4.3 Tracking the body of the clinician for enabling touchless interaction with images
  • 4.4 Clinical considerations in gesture design
  • 4.4.1 Clinical constraints on movement in gesture design
  • 4.4.2 Supporting collaboration and control
  • 4.4.3 What actions and body parts to track for the purposes of system control
  • 4.4.4 Engaging and disengaging the system
  • 4.4.5 Feedback and making oneself sensed
  • 4.4.6 Coarse vs. fine-grained control
  • 4.5 Body tracking, gesture, and robotics
  • 4.6 Increasing interaction bandwidth through input modality
  • 4.7 Conclusions
  • 5. Conclusions
  • 5.1 Introduction
  • 5.2 Contextual design
  • 5.2.1 Sensor technology
  • 5.2.2 Data and algorithms
  • 5.2.3 Designing movements
  • 5.2.4 Interface and interaction design
  • 5.2.5 Physical set-up and form factor
  • 5.2.6 Social set-up and practices
  • 5.3 The future
  • Bibliography
  • Author biographies.
Within the context of healthcare, there has been a long-standing interest in understanding the posture and movement of the human body. Gait analysis work over the years has looked to articulate the patterns and parameters of this movement both for a normal healthy body and in a range of movement-based disorders. In recent years, these efforts to understand the moving body have been transformed by significant advances in sensing technologies and computational analysis techniques all offering new ways for the moving body to be tracked, measured, and interpreted. While much of this work has been largely research focused, as the field matures, we are seeing more shifts into clinical practice. As a consequence, there is an increasing need to understand these sensing technologies over and above the specific capabilities to track, measure, and infer patterns of movement in themselves. Rather, there is an imperative to understand how the material form of these technologies enables them also to be situated in everyday healthcare contexts and practices. There are significant mutually interdependent ties between the fundamental characteristics and assumptions of these technologies and the configurations of everyday collaborative practices that are possible them. Our attention then must look to social, clinical, and technical relations pertaining to these various body technologies that may play out in particular ways across a range of different healthcare contexts and stakeholders. Our aim in this book is to explore these issues with key examples illustrating how social contexts of use relate to the properties and assumptions bound up in particular choices of body-tracking technology. We do this through a focus on three core application areas in healthcare-assessment, rehabilitation, and surgical interaction-and recent efforts to apply body-tracking technologies to them.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781627054560 20160619
Book
1 flipchart (17 sheets) : color illustrations ; 32 cm
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
Book
1 online resource : illustrations (some color).
  • Brain Edema and Anesthesia.- Clinical Management of brain edema.- Neural ICU and edema management updates.- Preconditioning symposium for edema and cellular injury.- Microglia in edema and cell death.- Opioid receptor and brain injury.- Energy metabolism after brain injury.- Metal ion in brain edema and tissue injury.- Vascular biology of brain edema.- Brain edema in pediatric neurological disorders.- Hemorrhage or stroke edema section.- CNS trauma section.- Neuroimaging of brain edema: advances and biomarkers.- Neurobehavioral testing for brain edema assessment.- Brain edema and cellular treatment.- HBO, NBO and other medical gas for edema and tissue protection.- New treatments and/or technologies for edema and cell death.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319184968 20160619
In this book, leading world authorities on brain edema and neurological disorders/injuries and experts in preconditioning join forces to discuss the latest progress in basic sciences, translational research, and clinical management strategies relating to these conditions. The range of topics covered is wide, including microglia, energy metabolism, trace metals and ion channels, vascular biology, cellular treatment, hemorrhagic stroke, novel technological advances, anesthesia and medical gases, pediatric brain edema, neuroimaging, behavioral assessment, clinical trials, peripheral to central signaling pathways, preconditioning translation, and animal models for preconditioning and brain edema research. The book comprises presentations from Brain Edema 2014, the joint meeting of the 16th International Conference on Brain Edema and Cellular Injury and the 3rd Symposium on Preconditioning for Neurological Disorders, held in Los Angeles on September 27-30, 2014.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319184968 20160619

50. Brain tumor imaging [2016]

Book
1 online resource.
  • Introduction.- Part I: Technologies & Methods.- DWI, PWI, MR Spectroscopy.- Part II: Limits of conventional MR imaging.- Part III: Differential diagnosis of solid intracerebral brain tumors.- Part IV: Differential diagnosis of necrotic brain tumors.- Part V: Monitoring brain tumor therapy.- Subject Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9783642450396 20160619
This book describes the basics, the challenges and the limitations of state of the art brain tumor imaging and examines in detail its impact on diagnosis and treatment monitoring. It opens with an introduction to the clinically relevant physical principles of brain imaging. Since MR methodology plays a crucial role in brain imaging, the fundamental aspects of MR spectroscopy, MR perfusion and diffusion-weighted MR methods are described, focusing on the specific demands of brain tumor imaging. The potential and the limits of new imaging methodology are carefully addressed and compared to conventional MR imaging. In the main part of the book, the most important imaging criteria for the differential diagnosis of solid and necrotic brain tumors are delineated and illustrated in examples. A closing section is devoted to the use of MR methods for the monitoring of brain tumor therapy. The book is intended for radiologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, oncologists and other scientists in the biomedical field with an interest in neuro-oncology.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783642450396 20160619