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192 p. 23 x 16 cm
Green Library
online resource (xv, 295 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Part 1: Introduction. Informed consent: protecting the patient and the surgeon
  • Aesthetic medicine - surgical pearls
  • Aesthetic applications for fillers
  • Part 2: Head and neck. Section 1: forehead and brow
  • Brow lift
  • Endoscopic brow lift made easy
  • Section 2: Eyes. Upper blepharoplasty
  • Asian blepharoplasty
  • Midface descent and malar support
  • Anatomical relationship of SOOF and ROOF in eyelid rejuvenation
  • Non-surgical rejuvenation of the periorbital area
  • Section 3: Facelift. High SMAS facelift
  • Management of the neck
  • The turkey neck - surgical management
  • Platysma bands
  • Section 4: Rhinoplasty. Prominent nose
  • Aesthetic nasal tip surgery
  • Crooked nose
  • The Middle Eastern- Mediterranean nose
  • The Oriental rhinoplasty
  • Male rhinoplasty
  • Cosmetic dermatology of the nose and medical rhinoplasty
  • Part 3: Peri oral aesthetics and dentistry. Orthognathic surgery
  • Implantology
  • Aesthetic dentistry of the smile line
  • Part 4: Breast. Small breast
  • Breast reduction
  • Mastopexy with mesh for breast ptosis
  • Simultaneous augmentation and periareolar mastopexy: indications and limitations
  • Asymmetric breast
  • Male breast
  • Part 5: Trunk / abdominal wall. Improving the waistline with the modified Brazilian abdominoplasty
  • Post-bariatric abdominoplasty
  • Non-excisional management of the anterior abdominal wall
  • Body contouring following massive weight loss
  • Gluteal augmentation
  • Part 6: Upper and lower extremity. Rejuvenation of the arm
  • Aesthetic management of the aging hand
  • Inner thigh lift
  • Inner thigh reduction: reshaping using a two way vector technique.
"Changing trends, ethnic and regional preferences, and a hands-on teaching method make cosmetic surgery uniquely challenging for novice and experienced surgeons alike. Aesthetic Surgery Techniques: A Case-Based Approach offers expert, real-world instruction by presenting chapters and patients in a classical fashion, providing a clinical perspective as you work through case after case, honing your knowledge and skills. A diverse, international group of highly reputable faculty takes you step by step through each case"--Publisher's description.
Medical Library (Lane)
1 online resource (xv, 295 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Part 1: INTRODUCTION 1. Informed Consent: Protecting the Patient and the Surgeon 2. Aesthetic Medicine - Surgical Pearls 3. Aesthetic Applications for Fillers Part 2: HEAD AND NECK Section 1 Forehead and Brow 4. Brow Lift 5. Endoscopic Brow Lift Made Easy Section 2 Eyes 6. Upper Blepharoplasty 7. Asian Blepharoplasty 8. Midface Descent and Malar Support 9. Anatomical Relationship of SOOF and ROOF in Eyelid Rejuvenation 10. Non-surgical Rejuvenation of the Periorbital Area Section 3 Facelift 11. High SMAS Facelift 12. Management of the Neck 13. The Turkey Neck - Surgical Management 14. Platysma Bands Section 4 Rhinoplasty 15. Prominent Nose 16. Aesthetic Nasal Tip Surgery 17. Crooked Nose 18. The Middle Eastern- Mediterranean Nose 19. The Oriental Rhinoplasty 20. Male Rhinoplasty 21. Cosmetic Dermatology of the Nose and Medical Rhinoplasty Part 3: PERI ORAL AESTHETICS AND DENTISTRY 22. Orthognathic surgery 23. Implantology 24. Aesthetic Dentistry of the Smile Line Part 4: BREAST 25. Small Breast 26. Breast Reduction 27. Mastopexy with Mesh for Breast Ptosis 28. Simultaneous Augmentation and Periareolar Mastopexy: Indications and Limitations 29. Asymmetric Breast 30. Male Breast Part 5: TRUNK / ABDOMINAL WALL 31. Improving the Waistline with the Modified Brazilian Abdominoplasty 32. Post-Bariatric Abdominoplasty 33. Non-Excisional Management of the Anterior Abdominal Wall 34. Body Contouring Following Massive Weight Loss 35. Gluteal Augmentation Part 6: UPPER AND LOWER EXTREMITY 36. Rejuvenation of the Arm 37. Aesthetic Management of the Aging Hand 38. Inner Thigh Lift 39. Inner Thigh Reduction: Reshaping Using a Two Way Vector Technique.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323417457 20180416
Changing trends, ethnic and regional preferences, and a hands-on teaching method make cosmetic surgery uniquely challenging for novice and experienced surgeons alike. Aesthetic Surgery Techniques: A Case-Based Approach offers expert, real-world instruction by presenting chapters and patients in a classical fashion, providing a clinical perspective as you work through case after case, honing your knowledge and skills. A diverse, international group of highly reputable faculty takes you step by step through each case. Covers a wide range of the most common cosmetic procedures in a templated, atlas-style format, highlighting case presentations with superb illustrations, clinical photographs, and procedural videos. Presents each case using easy-to-understand text that highlights potential risks and tips and tricks to avoid them. Conveys the real-world knowledge and expertise of a multidisciplinary team of editors including oral and maxillofacial surgeons and plastic surgeons. Uses a chapter format based on the 14 Cosmetic Surgery Competencies used to train Consultant Plastic Surgeons at the Anglia Ruskin University, UK. Offers global coverage of specific techniques to help you refine your skills and expand your surgical repertoire: Abdominoplasty (Modified Brazilian Technique in the UK and Middle East) Open Rhinoplasty (European approach) Surgical correction of the Neck (New Zealand and U.S.) Advanced Medical Aesthetics (UK and Dubai) Facelift Made Easy (U.S.) Asian Blepharolasty Ethics in Aesthetic Surgery (UK and U.S.) Breasts, Buttocks, and Thighs (Brazil) Expert ConsultT eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323417457 20180416
xxxiii, 398 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • 1. Linguistic Anthropology. 2. Language and Culture. 3. The Sounds of Language. 4. Words and Sentences. 5. Sign Language and Nonverbal Communication. 6. Language in Action. 7. Writing and Literacy. 8. How and When is Language Possible? 9. Change and Choice. 10. Doing Linguistic Anthropology.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781337571005 20180319
Learn the methodology, skills, techniques, tools and applications of Linguistic Anthropology with THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF LANGUAGE: AN INTRODUCTION TO LINGUISTIC ANTHROPOLOGY. This highly readable introductory text emphasizes the kinds of intriguing questions that anthropologists ask about language. The fourth edition brings together the key areas of linguistic anthropology, addressing issues of power, race, gender and class throughout. "In the Field" vignettes draw you into the chapter material and are culled from authors Ottenheimer and Pine's own experiences, among others. Other features--"Doing Linguistic Anthropology" and "Cross-Language Miscommunication"--describe some of the real-life applications of concepts discussed in the text, helping you cement your understanding of the concepts and their relevance.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781337571005 20180319
Green Library
online resource (xii, 578 pages) : color illustrations
  • Section 1: Basic techniques. Incisions for cardiac surgery
  • Cannulation techniques for cardiopulmonary bypass
  • Section 2: operations for coronary artery disease. On-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Minimally invasive coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Hybrid coronary revascularization
  • Robotic coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Postinfarction ventricular septal defect
  • Section 3: Operations for valvular heart disease. Surgical aortic valve replacement
  • Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement
  • Aortic root enlargement techniques
  • Aortic valve repair techniques
  • Aortic valve sparing operations
  • Bentall procedure
  • Surgery of the left heart valve endocarditis
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement
  • Ross procedure
  • Repair of myxomatous degenerative mitral valve
  • Mitral valve replacement
  • Minimally invasive mitral valve surgery
  • Robotic mitral valve surgery
  • Percutaneous mitral valve repair techniques
  • Tricuspid valve operations
  • Section 4: Operations for aortic disease. Acute type A aortic dissection
  • Aortic arch aneurysms
  • Thoracoabdominal aneurysms
  • Thoracic endovascular aortic repair for descending thoracic aortic and aortic arch disease
  • Section 5: Miscellaneous operations. Surgery for atrial fibrillation
  • Surgery for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Surgery for left ventricular aneurysm and remodeling
  • Approaches and techniques to extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation
  • Ventricular assistance and support
  • Heart transplantation
  • Pulmonary endarterectomy.
"Get expert, step-by-step guidance on a wide variety of both open and interventional cardiac surgical techniques. Atlas of Cardiac Surgical Techniques, 2nd Edition, helps you expand your surgical repertoire and hone your skills with a vividly illustrated, easy-to-navigate text, procedural videos online, and pearls and pitfalls throughout. This revised atlas covers the surgical procedures you need to master, including minimally invasive techniques, robotic surgery, aortic dissection, and much more"--Publisher's description.
Medical Library (Lane)
online resource (various pagings) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Sect. 1: Introduction
  • Introduction
  • Electronic bonus plates
  • Sect. 2: Head and neck
  • Surface anatomy
  • Superficial head and neck
  • Bones and ligaments
  • Neck
  • Nasal region
  • Oral region
  • Pharynx
  • Thyroid gland and larynx
  • Orbit and contents
  • Ear
  • Meninges and brain
  • Cranial and cervical nerves
  • Cerebral vasculature
  • Regional imaging
  • Structures with high clinical significance
  • Muscle tables
  • Electronic bonus plates
  • Sect. 3: Back and spinal cord
  • Surface anatomy
  • Bones and ligaments
  • Spinal cord
  • Muscles and nerves
  • Cross-sectional anatomy
  • Structures with high clinical significance
  • Muscle tables
  • Electronic bonus plates
  • Sect. 4: Thorax
  • Surface anatomy
  • Mammary gland
  • Body wall
  • Lungs
  • Heart
  • Mediastinum
  • Regional scans
  • Cross-sectional anatomy
  • Structures with high clinical significance
  • Muscle table
  • Electronic bonus plates
  • Sect. 5: Abdomen
  • Surface anatomy
  • Body wall
  • Peritoneal cavity
  • Viscera (gut)
  • Viscera (accessory organs)
  • Visceral vasculature
  • Innervation
  • Kidneys and suprarenal glands
  • Lymphatics
  • Regional scans
  • Cross-sectional anatomy
  • Structures with high clinical significance
  • Muscle table
  • Electronic bonus plates
  • Sect. 6: Pelvis and perineum
  • Surface anatomy
  • Bones and ligaments
  • Pelvic floor and contents
  • Urinary bladder
  • Uterus, vagina, and supporting structures
  • Perineum and external genitalia: female
  • Perineum and external genitalia: male
  • Homologues of genitalia
  • Testis, epididymis, and ductus deferens
  • Rectum
  • Regional scan
  • Vasculature
  • Innervation
  • Cross-sectional anatomy
  • Structures and high clinical significance
  • Muscle tables
  • Electronic bonus plates
  • Sect. 7: Upper limb
  • Surface anatomy
  • Cutaneous anatomy
  • Shoulder and axilla
  • Arm
  • Elbow and forearm
  • Wrist and hand
  • Neurovasculature
  • Regional imaging
  • Structures with high clinical significance
  • Muscle tables
  • Electronic bonus plates
  • Sect. 8: Lower limb
  • Surface anatomy
  • Cutaneous anatomy
  • Hip and thigh
  • Knee
  • Leg
  • Ankle and foot
  • Neurovasculature
  • Regional imaging
  • Structures with high clinical significance
  • Muscle tables
  • Electronic bonus plates.
Medical Library (Lane)
online resource
Medical Library (Lane)
1 online resource (vii, 480 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Section 1. Basics Section 1 Introduction 1. The Orthotic Prescription 2. Materials Science 3. Principles of Fabrication 4. Principles of Normal and Pathologic Gait Section 2. Spinal Orthoses Section 2 Introduction 5. Biomechanics of the Spine 6. Principles and Components of Spinal Orthoses 7. Orthoses for Spinal Pain 8. Orthoses for Spinal Deformities 9. Orthoses for Spinal Trauma and Postoperative Care 10. Orthoses for Osteoporosis Section 3. Upper Limb Orthoses Section 3 Introduction 11. Biomechanics of the Upper Limb 12. Principles and Components of Upper Limb Orthoses 13. Upper Limb Orthoses for the Stroke and Brain-Injured Patient 14. Upper limb Orthoses for Persons with Spinal Cord Injury and Brachial Plexus Injuries 15. Orthoses for the Burned Hand 16. Orthotic Considerations for Arthritis and Overuse Syndromes in the Upper Extremity 17. Functional Bracing of Selected Upper Limb Fractures Section 4. Lower Limb Orthoses Section 4 Introduction 18. Biomechanics of the Hip, Knee, and Ankle 19. Foot Biomechanics 20. Shoes and Shoe Modifications 21. Foot Orthoses 22. Lower Limb Orthoses 23. Lower Limb Orthoses for Persons with Spinal Cord Injury 24. Orthoses in Total Joint Arthroplasty 25. Knee Orthoses for Sports-Related Issues 26. Orthotic Management of Neuropathic and Dysvascular Feet 27. Orthotic Management of Polio and Postpolio Syndrome 28. Lower Limb Orthoses for Persons Who Have Had a Stroke 29. Assessment and Orthotic Management of Gait Dysfunction in Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury Section 5. Pediatric Orthoses Section 5 Introduction 30. Congenital and Acquired Disorders 31. Pediatric Hip Orthoses 32. Orthoses for the Muscle Disease Patient 33. Orthoses for Cerebral Palsy 34. Orthoses for Myelomeningocele 35. Cranial Remolding Orthoses Section 6. Assistive Devices Section 6 Introduction 36. Canes, Crutches, and Walkers 37. Wheeled Mobility: Evaluation for Orthotic Seating and Positioning 38. Wheeled Mobility: Device Prescription and Care 39. Wheelchair and Assistive Device Considerations for Remote Settings 40. Communication Devices and Electronic Aids 41. Sports Adaptations and Assistive Devices for Recreation 42. Driving and Related Assistive Devices 43. Neuromuscular Stimulation 44. Exoskeletal Assisted Rehabilitation after Spinal Cord Injury 45. Future Trends and Research in Orthoses.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323483230 20180416
Advances in the material sciences, 3D printing technology, functional electrical stimulation, smart devices and apps, FES technology, sensors and microprocessor technologies, and more have lately transformed the field of orthotics, making the prescription of these devices more complex than ever before. Atlas of Orthoses and Assistive Devices, 5th Edition, brings you completely up to date with these changes, helping physiatrists, orthopaedic surgeons, prosthetists, orthotists, and other rehabilitative specialists work together to select the appropriate orthotic device for optimal results in every patient. Provides an introduction to Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) systems relating to Assistive Technology (AT) systems and orthotics. Includes Key Points in every chapter so you can quickly access expert guidance. Maintains a valuable balance of content that is essential for both physiatrists and orthopaedic surgeons. Covers state-of-the-art topics in the areas of biomechanics, fabrication techniques, and construction of orthoses with advanced technologies. Incorporates an all-new, vibrant full-color design to enhance illustrations and make navigation fast and easy. Places greater emphasis on carbon fiber materials and lightweight thermoplastics. Includes content on 3D printing technology and how it has revolutionized fabrication strategies. Features a more in-depth discussion of sensors and microprocessor technologies, advances in FES technology with respect to orthotics, smart devices and relevant apps, and the use of scanner technology in orthotic fabrication. Explains new orthotic devices and their indications from acute traumatic situations through chronic rehabilitation needs. Expert ConsultT eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780323483230 20180416
online resource (x, 536 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Pathology laboratory management
  • Chemical safety in the laboratory
  • Light microscopy
  • Fixation of tissues
  • The gross room
  • Tissue processing
  • Microtomy
  • Resin techniques
  • Theory of histological staining
  • The hematoxylins and eosin
  • Automation in the histology department
  • Connective and other mesenchymal tissues with their stains
  • Carbohydrates
  • Pigments and minerals
  • Amyloid
  • Traditional stains and modern techniques for demonstrating micro-organisms in histology
  • Bone
  • Neuropathology and muscle biopsy techniques
  • Immunohistochemical and immunofluorescent techniques
  • Molecular pathology
  • Transmission electron microscopy
  • Digital pathology
  • Appendices. Diagnostic appendices.
  • Traditional methods
  • Tissue microarray
  • Applications of immunohistochemistry
  • Technical appendices. Measurement units
  • Preparation of solutions
  • Buffer solutions
  • Solubility of some common reagents and dyes
  • Mounting media and slide coatings
"For 40 years, Bancroft's Theory and Practice of Histological Techniques has established itself as the standard reference for histotechnologists and laboratory scientists, as well as histopathologists. With coverage of the full range of histological techniques used in medical laboratories and pathology departments, it provides a strong foundation in all aspects of histological technology - from basic methods of section preparation and staining, to advanced diagnostic techniques such as immunocytochemistry and molecular testing. This revised and updated 8th Edition by Kim S. Suvarna, Christopher Layton, and John D. Bancroft is a one-stop reference for all those involved with histological preparations and applications, from student to highly advanced laboratory professional"--Publisher's description.
Medical Library (Lane)
xviii, 606 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Introduction. 1. Nerve Cells and Nerve Impulses. 2. Synapses. 3. Anatomy and Research Methods. 4. Genetics, Evolution, Development, and Plasticity. 5. Vision. 6. Other Sensory Systems. 7. Movement. 8. Wakefulness and Sleep. 9. Internal Regulation. 10. Reproductive Behaviors. 11. Emotional Behaviors. 12. Learning, Memory, and Intelligence. 13. Cognitive Functions. 14. Psychological Disorders. Appendix A: Brief, Basic Chemistry. Appendix B: Society for Neuroscience Policies on the Use of Animals and Human Subjects in Research.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781337408202 20180319
The most widely used text in its course area, James W. Kalat's BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY has appealed to thousands of students before you. Why? Kalat's main goal is to make Biological Psychology understandable to Psychology students, not just to Biology majors and pre meds--and he delivers. Another goal is to convey the excitement of the search for biological explanations of behavior. Kalat believes that Biological Psychology is "the most interesting topic in the world, " and this text convinces many students--and maybe you, too--with clear writing, amusing anecdotes and intriguing examples. MindTap, an interactive online learning resource that integrates the text with videos, animations and a virtual bio-lab component, makes learning even easier and more enjoyable.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781337408202 20180319
Science Library (Li and Ma)

11. Biology [2019]

1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Preface. To the Student. Part I: THE ORGANIZATION OF LIFE. 1. A View of Life. 2. Atoms and Molecules: The Chemical Basis of Life. 3. The Chemistry of Life: Organic Compounds. 4. Organization of the Cell. 5. Biological Membranes. 6. Cell Communication. Part II: ENERGY TRANSFER THROUGH LIVING SYSTEMS. 7. Energy and Metabolism. 8. How Cells Make ATP: Energy-Releasing Pathways. 9. Photosynthesis: Capturing Light Energy. Part III: THE CONTINUITY OF LIFE: GENETICS. 10. Chromosomes, Mitosis, and Meiosis. 11. The Basic Principles of Heredity. 12. DNA: The Carrier of Genetic Information. 13. Gene Expression. 14. Gene Regulation. 15. DNA Technology and Genomics. 16. Human Genetics and the Human Genome. 17. Developmental Genetics. Part IV: THE CONTINUITY OF LIFE: EVOLUTION. 18. Introduction to Darwinian Evolution. 19. Evolutionary Change in Populations. 20. Speciation and Macroevolution. 21. The Origin and Evolutionary History of Life. 22. The Evolution of Primates. Part V: THE DIVERSITY OF LIFE. 23. Understanding Diversity: Systematics. 24. Viruses and Subviral Agents. 25. Bacteria and Archaea. 26. Protists. 27. Seedless Plants. 28. Seed Plants. 29. The Fungi. 30. An Introduction to Animal Diversity. 31. Sponges, Cnidarians, Ctenophores, and Protostomes. 32. The Deuterostomes. Part VI: STRUCTURE AND LIFE PROCESSES IN PLANTS. 33. Plant Structure, Growth, and Development. 34. Leaf Structure and Function. 35. Stem Structure and Transport. 36. Roots and Mineral Nutrition. 37. Reproduction in Flowering Plants. 38. Plant Developmental Responses to External and Internal Signals. Part VII: STRUCTURE AND LIFE PROCESSES IN ANIMALS. 39. Animal Structure and Function: An Introduction. 40. Protection, Support, and Movement. 41. Neural Signaling. 42. Neural Regulation. 43. Sensory Systems. 44. Internal Transport. 45. The Immune System: Internal Defense. 46. Gas Exchange. 47. Processing Food and Nutrition. 48. Osmoregulation and Disposal of Metabolic Wastes. 49. Endocrine Regulation. 50. Reproduction. 51. Animal Development. 52. Animal Behavior. Part VIII: THE INTERACTIONS OF LIFE: ECOLOGY. 53. Introduction to Ecology: Population Ecology. 54. Community Ecology. 55. Ecosystems and the Biosphere. 56. Ecology and the Geography of Life. 57. Biological Diversity and Conservation Biology. APPENDICES (Available online in MindTap and as PDFs on request). A: Periodic Table of the Elements. B: Classification of Organisms. C: Understanding Biological Terms. D: Abbreviations. E: Answers to Test Your Understanding, Checkpoint, Key Point, and Key Experiment Questions. Glossary. Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781337392938 20180226
Solomon, Martin, Martin and Berg's BIOLOGY--often described as the best majors' text for learning Biology--is also a complete teaching program. The integrated, inquiry-based learning system guides students through every chapter, starting with key concepts at the beginning of each chapter and learning objectives for each section. End-of-section Checkpoint questions encourage students to review key points before moving on. A chapter summary further reinforces learning objectives, followed by an opportunity for students to test their understanding. The eleventh edition offers expanded integration of the text's five guiding themes of Biology--the evolution of life, the transmission of biological information, the flow of energy through living systems, interactions among biological systems and the inter-relationship of structure and function. Available with MindTap Biology, the platform that gives instructors complete control of their course and powers students from memorization to mastery.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781337392938 20180226
Science Library (Li and Ma)
1 volume (various pagings) ; 28 cm
Science Library (Li and Ma)
xxx, 865 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
  • 1. Invitation to Biology. UNIT 1: PRINCIPLES OF CELLULAR LIFE. 2. Life's Chemical Basis. 3. Molecules of Life. 4. Cell Structure. 5. Ground Rules of Metabolism. 6. Where it Starts: Photosynthesis. 7. How Cells Release Chemical Energy. UNIT II: GENETICS. 8. DNA Structure and Function. 9. From DNA to Protein. 10. Control of Gene Expression. 11. How Cells Reproduce. 12. Meiosis and Sexual Reproduction. 13. Observing Patterns in Inherited Traits. 14. Chromosomes and Human Inheritance. 15. Studying and Manipulating Genomes. UNIT III: PRINCIPLES OF EVOLUTION. 16. Evidence of Evolution. 17. Processes of Evolution. 18. Organizing Information about Species. 19. Life's Origin and Early Evolution. UNIT IV: EVOLUTION AND BIODIVERSITY. 20. Viruses, Bacteria, and Archaea. 21. Protists: The Simplest Eukaryotes. 22. The Land Plants. 23. Fungi. 24. Animal Evolution: The Invertebrates. 25. Animal Evolution: The Chordates. 26. Human Evolution. UNIT V: HOW PLANTS WORK. 27. Plant Tissues. 28. Plant Nutrition and Transport. 29. Life Cycles of Flowering Plants. 30. Communication Strategies in Plants. UNIT VI: HOW ANIMALS WORK. 31. Animal Tissues and Organ Systems. 32. Neural Control. 33. Sensory Perception. 34. Endocrine Control. 35. Structural Support and Movement. 36. Circulation. 37. Immunity. 38. Respiration. 39. Digestion and Nutrition. 40. Maintaining the Internal Environment. 41. Animal Reproductive System. 42. Animal Development. 43. Animal Behavior. UNIT VII: PRINCIPLES OF ECOLOGY. 44. Population Ecology. 45. Community Ecology. 46. Ecosystems. 47. The Biosphere. 48. Human Impacts on the Biosphere.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781337408332 20180306
BIOLOGY: THE UNITY AND DIVERSITY OF LIFE, 15th Edition, reveals the biological world in wondrous detail. Its multitude of eye-catching photos and images will keep you fascinated, while helpful text features help you master the material. Chapter-opening Core Concepts enable you to focus on the topics that matter most in every chapter. Each section within a chapter begins with clear Learning Objectives, and section-ending Take Home Messages reinforce these key concepts. Other invaluable features include a running glossary, case studies, self-test questions and data-analysis problems. Available with MindTap Biology, the online program that powers you from memorization to mastery. BIOLOGY: THE UNITY AND DIVERSITY OF LIFE puts the living world of biology under a microscope for you to analyze, understand and enjoy!.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781337408332 20180306
Science Library (Li and Ma)
online resource (xxviii, 1944, D4 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
  • Global burden of cardiovascular disease
  • Ethical decisions in cardiovascular medicine
  • Clinical decision making in cardiology
  • Measurement and improvement of quality of care: relevance to cardiovascular clinical practice
  • Critical evaluation of clinical trials
  • Personalized and precision cardiovascular medicine
  • Principles of cardiovascular genetics
  • Drug therapeutics and personalized medicine
  • Biomarkers and their use in precision medicine
  • The history and physical examination: an evidence-based approach
  • Evaluation and management of the noncardiac surgical patient-
  • Electrocardiography
  • Exercise testing
  • Echocardiography
  • Appropriate use criteria: echocardiography
  • The chest radiograph in cardiovascular disease
  • Nuclear cardiology
  • Cardiovascular magnetic resonance
  • Cardiac computed tomography
  • Appopriate use criteria: multimodality imaging in stable ischemic heart disease and heart failure
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Coronary angiography and intracoronary imaging
  • Approach to the patient with heart failure
  • Mechanisms of cardiac contraction and relaxation
  • Pathophysiology of heart failure
  • Diagnosis and management of acute heart failure
  • Guidelines: the hospitalized patient with heart failure
  • Management of patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction
  • Guidelines: management of heart failure with a reduced ejection fraction
  • Heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction
  • Guidelines: heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction
  • Devices for monitoring and managing heart failure
  • Guidelines: cardiac resynchronization therapy and implantable cardioverter- defibrillators for heart failure with a reduced ejection fraction
  • Surgical management of heart failure
  • Mechanical circulatory support
  • Cardiovascular regeneration and repair
  • Management of patients with advanced heart failure
  • Approach to the patient with cardiac arrhythmias
  • Genetics of cardiac arrhythmias
  • Mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias
  • Diagnosis of cardiac arrhythmias
  • Guidelines: ambulatory electrocardiographic and electrophysiological testing
  • General therapy for cardiac arrhythmias
  • Supraventricular arrhythmias
  • Atrial fibrillation: clinical features, mechanisms, and management
  • Guidelines: atrial fibrillation
  • Ventricular arrhythmias
  • Bradycardia arrhythmias
  • Pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
  • Guidelines: cardiac pacemakers and cardioverter-defibrillators
  • Cardiac arrest and sudden cardiac death
  • Hypotension and syncope
  • Guidelines
  • The vascular biology of atherosclerosis
  • Risk markers and the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
  • Systemic hypertension: mechanisms and diagnosis
  • Systemic hypertension: management
  • Guidelines: treatment of hypertension.
  • Lipid disorders and cardiovascular disease
  • Guidelines: management of lipids
  • Nutrition and cardiometabolic diseases
  • Obesity and cardiometabolic disease
  • Diabetes and the cardiovascular system
  • Guidelines: diabetes and heart disease
  • Environmental exposures and CVD
  • Exercise and sports cardiology
  • Comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation
  • Complementary approaches to heart disease management
  • Approach to the patient with chest pain
  • Coronary blood flow and myocardial ischemia
  • St-elevation myocardial infarction: pathology, pathophysiology, and clinical features
  • St-elevation myocardial infarction: management
  • Guidelines: management of patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction
  • Non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes
  • Guidelines: unstable angina and non-ST elevation myocardial infarction
  • Stable ischemic heart disease
  • Guidelines: stable ischemic heart disease
  • Percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Guidelines: percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Diseases of the aorta
  • Guidelines: diseases of the aorta
  • Peripheral arterial diseases
  • Guidelines: peripheral arterial diseases
  • Prevention and management of ischemic stroke
  • Treatment of noncoronary obstructive vascular disease
  • Approach to the patient with VHD
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Tricuspid, pulmonic, and multivalvular disease
  • Prosthetic heart valve
  • Transcatheter therapies for valvular heart disease
  • Guidelines
  • Cardiovascular infections
  • Guidelines
  • Rheumatic fever
  • Congenital heart disease in the adult and pediatric patient
  • Guidelines
  • Catheter-based treatment of congenital heart disease
  • The dilated, restrictive, and infiltrative cardiomyopathies
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Myocarditis
  • Drug and toxin-induced cardiomyopathies
  • Cardio-oncology
  • Cardiovascular abnormalities in HIV-infected individuals
  • Pericardial diseases
  • Traumatic heart disease
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Chronic lung disorders and cardiovascular disease
  • Sleep disordered breathing and cardiovascular disease
  • Cardiovascular disease in the elderly
  • Cardiovascular disease in women
  • Pregnancy and heart disease
  • Guidelines: pregnancy and heart disease
  • Heart disease in varied populations
  • Endocrine disorders and cardiovascular disease
  • Hemostasis, thrombosis, fibrinolysis, and cardiovascular disease
  • Rheumatic diseases and the cardiovascular system
  • Tumors affecting the cardiovascular system
  • Psychiatric and behavioral aspects of cardiovascular disease
  • Neurologic disorders and cardiovascular disease
  • Interface between renal and cardiovascular diseases
  • Cardiovascular manifestations of autonomic disorders.
Medical Library (Lane)
1 volume (various pagings) ; 27 cm
  • Preface. To the Student. Diagnostic Tests. A Preview of Calculus. 1. FUNCTIONS AND MODELS. Four Ways to Represent a Function. Mathematical Models: A Catalog of Essential Functions. New Functions from Old Functions. Graphing Calculators and Computers. Exponential Functions. Inverse Functions and Logarithms. Parametric Curves. Laboratory Project: Running Circles around Circles. Review. Principles of Problem Solving. 2. LIMITS AND DERIVATIVES. The Tangent and Velocity Problems. The Limit of a Function. Calculating Limits Using the Limit Laws. Continuity. Limits Involving Infinity. Derivatives and Rates of Change. Writing Project: Early Methods for Finding Tangents. The Derivative as a Function. What Does f? ? Say about f ? Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 3. DIFFERENTIATION RULES. Derivatives of Polynomials and Exponential Functions. Applied Project: Building a Better Roller Coaster. The Product and Quotient Rules. Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions. The Chain Rule. Laboratory Project: Bezier Curves. Applied Project: Where Should a Pilot Start Descent? Implicit Differentiation. Inverse Trigonometric Functions and their Derivatives. Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions. Discovery Project: Hyperbolic Functions. Rates of Change in the Natural and Social Sciences. Linear Approximations and Differentials. Laboratory Project: Taylor Polynomials. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 4. APPLICATIONS OF DIFFERENTIATION. Related Rates. Maximum and Minimum Values. Applied Project: The Calculus of Rainbows. Derivatives and the Shapes of Curves. Graphing with Calculus and Calculators. Indeterminate Forms and l''Hospital''s Rule. Writing Project: The Origins of l''Hospital''s Rule. Optimization Problems. Applied Project: The Shape of a Can. Newton''s Method. Antiderivatives. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 5. INTEGRALS. Areas and Distances. The Definite Integral. Evaluating Definite Integrals. Discovery Project: Area Functions. The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. Writing Project: Newton, Leibniz, and the Invention of Calculus. The Substitution Rule. Integration by Parts. Additional Techniques of Integration. Integration Using Tables and Computer Algebra Systems. Discovery Project: Patterns in Integrals. Approximate Integration. Improper Integrals. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 6. APPLICATIONS OF INTEGRATION. More about Areas. Volumes. Discovery Project: Rotating on a Slant. Volumes by Cylindrical Shells. Arc Length. Discovery Project: Arc Length Contest. Average Value of a Function. Applied Project: Where to Sit at the Movies. Applications to Physics and Engineering. Discovery Project: Complementary Coffee Cups. Applications to Economics and Biology. Probability. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 7. DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS. Modeling with Differential Equations. Direction Fields and Euler''s Method. Separable Equations. Applied Project: How Fast Does a Tank Drain? Applied Project: Which Is Faster, Going Up or Coming Down? Exponential Growth and Decay. Applied Project: Calculus and Baseball. The Logistic Equation. Predator-Prey Systems. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 8. INFINTE SEQUENCES AND SERIES. Sequences. Laboratory Project: Logistic Sequences. Series. The Integral and Comparison Tests-- Estimating Sums. Other Convergence Tests. Power Series. Representations of Functions as Power Series. Taylor and Maclaurin Series. Laboratory Project: An Elusive Limit. Writing Project: How Newton Discovered the Binomial Series. Applications of Taylor Polynomials. Applied Project: Radiation from the Stars. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 9. VECTORS AND THE GEOMETRY OF SPACE. Three-Dimensional Coordinate Systems. Vectors. The Dot Product. The Cross Product. Discovery Project: The Geometry of a Tetrahedron. Equations of Lines and Planes. Laboratory Project: Putting 3D in Perspective. Functions and Surfaces. Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates. Laboratory Project: Families of Surfaces. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 10. VECTOR FUNCTIONS. Vector Functions and Space Curves. Derivatives and Integrals of Vector Functions. Arc Length and Curvature. Motion in Space: Velocity and Acceleration. Applied Project: Kepler''s Laws. Parametric Surfaces. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 11. PARTIAL DERIVATIVES. Functions of Several Variables. Limits and Continuity. Partial Derivatives. Tangent Planes and Linear Approximations. The Chain Rule. Directional Derivatives and the Gradient Vector. Maximum and Minimum Values. Applied Project: Designing a Dumpster. Discovery Project: Quadratic Approximations and Critical Points. Lagrange Multipliers. Applied Project: Rocket Science. Applied Project: Hydro-Turbine Optimization. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 12. MULTIPLE INTEGRALS. Double Integrals over Rectangles. Iterated Integrals. Double Integrals over General Regions. Double Integrals in Polar Coordinates. Applications of Double Integrals. Surface Area. Triple Integrals. Discovery Project: Volumes of Hyperspheres. Triple Integrals in Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates. Applied Project: Roller Derby. Discovery Project: The Intersection of Three Cylinders. Change of Variables in Multiple Integrals. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. 13. VECTOR CALCULUS. Vector Fields. Line Integrals. The Fundamental Theorem for Line Integrals. Green''s Theorem. Curl and Divergence. Surface Integrals. Stokes'' Theorem. Writing Project: Three Men and Two Theorems. The Divergence Theorem. Summary. Review. Focus on Problem Solving. APPENDIXES. A. Intervals, Inequalities, and Absolute Values. B. Coordinate Geometry. C. Trigonometry. D. Precise Definitions of Limits. E. A Few Proofs. F. Sigma Notation. G. Integration of Rational Functions by Partial Fractions. H. Polar Coordinates. I. Complex Numbers. J. Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises.
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Stewart's CALCULUS: CONCEPTS AND CONTEXTS, Enhanced Edition, 4th Edition, helps you learn the major concepts of calculus using precise definitions, patient explanations, and a variety of examples and exercises.
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xiii, 1128, A155 pages ; 29 cm
Designed for the three-semester engineering calculus course, CALCULUS: EARLY TRANSCENDENTAL FUNCTIONS, 7th Edition, continues to offer instructors and students innovative teaching and learning resources. The Larson team always has two main objectives for text revisions: to develop precise, readable materials for students that clearly define and demonstrate concepts and rules of calculus; and to design comprehensive teaching resources for instructors that employ proven pedagogical techniques and save time. The Larson/Edwards Calculus program offers a solution to address the needs of any calculus course and any level of calculus student. Every edition from the first to the seventh of CALCULUS: EARLY TRANSCENDENTAL FUNCTIONS has made the mastery of traditional calculus skills a priority, while embracing the best features of new technology and, when appropriate, calculus reform ideas.
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1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
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online resource (xx, 747 pages) : illustrations (some color)
  • Section I: Equipment and general principles of endoscopy. The history of gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Setting up an endoscopy facility
  • How endoscopes work
  • Cleaning and disinfecting gastrointestinal endoscopy equipment
  • Tissue sampling, specimen handling, and chromoendoscopy
  • Electrosurgery in therapeutic endoscopy
  • Sedation and monitoring in endoscopy
  • Patient preparation and pharmacotherapeutic considerations
  • Bowel preparation for colonoscopy
  • Reporting, documentation, and risk management
  • Small-caliber endoscopy
  • Postsurgical endoscopic anatomy
  • Endoscopic simulators
  • Section II: Luminal gastrointestinal disorders. Part 1: Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Portal hypertensive bleeding
  • Lower gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Mid-gut gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Occult and unexplained chronic gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Part 2: Esophageal Disorders. Esophageal motility disorders
  • Endoscopic diagnosis and management of Zenker's diverticula
  • Benign esophageal strictures
  • Ingested foreign objects and food bolus impactions
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Barrett's esophagus
  • Screening for esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
  • Endoscopic treatment of early esophageal neoplasia
  • Palliation of malignant dysphagia and esophageal fistulas
  • Part 3: Gastric disorders. Gastroparesis
  • Gastric polyps and thickened gastric folds
  • Subepithelial tumors of the esophagus and stomach
  • Diagnosis and treatment of superficial gastric neoplasms
  • Palliation of gastric outlet obstruction
  • Part 4: Duodenal disorders. Duodenal and papillary adenomas
  • Part 5: Colonic disorders. Acute colonic pseudo-obstruction
  • Colorectal cancer screening and surveillance
  • Polypectomy, mucosal resection, and submucosal dissection
  • Endoscopic diagnosis and staging of inflammatory bowel disease
  • Dysplasia surveillance in inflammatory bowel disease
  • Colonic strictures
  • Part 6: Miscellaneous. Infections of the luminal digestive tract
  • Techniques in enteral access
  • Endoscopic techniques for weight loss
  • Management of post-bariatric complications
  • Intramural and transmural endoscopy
  • Endoscopic full thickness resection of subepithelial lesions of the GI tract
  • Extraintestinal endosonography
  • Section 3: Pancreatobiliary disorders. Part 1: general considerations and techniques. Preparation for pancreaticobiliary endoscopy
  • Choloangiography and pancreatography
  • Cannulation and sphinctertomy
  • Endoscopic ultrasound and FNA for pancreatic and biliary disorders
  • Endoscopic ultrasound-guided access and drainage of the pancreaticobiliary ductal systems
  • Part 2: Benign Biliary Disorders. Gallstone disease: choledocholithiasis, cholecystitis, and gallstone pancreatitis
  • Postoperative biliary strictures and leaks
  • Infections of the biliary tract
  • Sphincter of Oddi disorders
  • Part 3: Benign pancreatic disorders. Recurrent acute pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic fluid collections and leaks
  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Part 4: Neoplastic pancreaticobiliary disorders. The indeterminate biliary stricture
  • Pancreatic cystic lesions
  • Evaluation and staging of pancreaticobiliary malignancy
  • Palliation of malignant pancreaticobiliary obstruction.
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1 online resource (xx, 747 pages) : illustrations (some color)
  • Chandrasekhara: Clinical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 3e SECTION I: EQUIPMENT AND GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF ENDOSCOPY 1. The History of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2. Setting Up an Endoscopy Facility 3. How Endoscopes Work 4. Cleaning and Disinfecting Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Equipment 5. Tissue Sampling, Specimen Handling, and Chromoendoscopy 6. Electrosurgery in Therapeutic Endoscopy 7. Sedation and Monitoring in Endoscopy 8. Patient Preparation and Pharmacotherapeutic Considerations 9. Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy 10. Reporting, Documentation, and Risk Management 11. Small-Caliber Endoscopy 12. Postsurgical Endoscopic Anatomy 13. Endoscopic Simulators SECTION II: LUMINAL GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS Part 1: Gastrointestinal Bleeding 14. Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding 15. Portal Hypertensive Bleeding 16. Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding 17. Mid-gut Gastrointestinal Bleeding 18. Occult and Unexplained Chronic Gastrointestinal Bleeding Part 2: Esophageal Disorders 19. Esophageal Motility Disorders 20. Endoscopic Diagnosis and Management of Zenker's Diverticula 21. Benign Esophageal Strictures 22. Ingested Foreign Objects and Food Bolus Impactions 23. Eosinophilic Esophagitis 24. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease 25. Barrett's Esophagus 26. Screening for Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma 27. Endoscopic Treatment of Early Esophageal Neoplasia 28. Palliation of Malignant Dysphagia and Esophageal Fistulas Part 3: Gastric Disorders 29. Gastroparesis 30. Gastric Polyps and Thickened Gastric Folds 31. Subepithelial Tumors of the Esophagus and Stomach 32. Diagnosis and Treatment of Superficial Gastric Neoplasms 33. Palliation of Gastric Outlet Obstruction Part 4: Duodenal Disorders 34. Duodenal and Papillary Adenomas Part 5: Colonic Disorders 35. Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction 36. Colorectal Cancer Screening and Surveillance 37. Polypectomy, Mucosal Resection, and Submucosal Dissection 38. Endoscopic Diagnosis and Staging of Inflammatory Bowel Disease 39. Dysplasia Surveillance in Inflammatory Bowel Disease 40. Colonic Strictures Part 6: Miscellaneous 41. Infections of the Luminal Digestive Tract 42. Techniques in Enteral Access 43. Endoscopic Techniques for Weight Loss 44. Management of Post-Bariatric Complications 45. Intramural and Transmural Endoscopy 46. Endoscopic Full Thickness Resection of Subepithelial Lesions of the GI Tract 47. Extraintestinal Endosonography SECTION 3: PANCREATOBILIARY DISORDERS Part 1: General Considerations and Techniques 48. Preparation for Pancreaticobiliary Endoscopy 49. Choloangiography and Pancreatography 50. Cannulation and Sphinctertomy 51. Endoscopic Ultrasound and FNA for Pancreatic and Biliary Disorders 52. Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Access and Drainage of the Pancreaticobiliary Ductal Systems Part 2: Benign Biliary Disorders 53. Gallstone Disease: Choledocholithiasis, Cholecystitis, and Gallstone Pancreatitis 54. Postoperative Biliary Strictures and Leaks 55. Infections of the Biliary Tract 56. Sphincter of Oddi Disorders Part 3: Benign Pancreatic Disorders 57. Recurrent Acute Pancreatitis 58. Pancreatic Fluid Collections and Leaks 59. Chronic Pancreatitis Part 4: Neoplastic Pancreaticobiliary Disorders 60. The Indeterminate Biliary Stricture 61. Pancreatic Cystic Lesions 62. Evaluation and Staging of Pancreaticobiliary Malignancy 63. Palliation of Malignant Pancreaticobiliary Obstruction.
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Now thoroughly up-to-date both in print and online, Clinical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 3rd Edition, by Drs. Vinay Chandrasekhara, Mouen Khashab, B. Joseph Elmunzer, and V. Raman Muthusamy, ensures that you stay current with the latest technology and techniques in GI endoscopy. An all-new editorial team, newly updated videos and images, and a reorganized format make this reference an easy-to-use source of reliable information on a full range of topics, including anatomy, pathophysiology, and therapeutic management options, in addition to the latest GI procedures and technologies. Offers state-of-the-art coverage of bariatric surgery, therapeutic EUS, device-assisted enteroscopy, image-guided therapy, intramural endotherapy, and much more. Features 100 updated videos with author voiceovers, as well as 1,000 revised photographs, endoscopic images, and anatomical drawings. Provides a fresh perspective and expert guidance from an entirely new editorial team. Includes many more references per chapter, as well as further references online. Presents material in a newly restructured, organ-based format for quick reference. Expert ConsultT eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
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online resource (xviii, 1318 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Section 1: Principles of immune response. The human immune response
  • Organization of the immune system
  • Innate immunity
  • Antigen receptor genes, gene products, and co-receptors
  • The major histocompatibility complex
  • Antigens and antigen presentation
  • B-cell development and differentiation
  • T-cell development
  • Cytokines and cytokine receptors
  • Chemokines and chemokine receptors
  • Lymphocyte adhesion and trafficking
  • T-cell activation and tolerance
  • Regulated cell death
  • The microbiota in immunity and inflammation
  • Section 2: Host defense mechanisms and inflammation. Immunoglobulin function
  • Helper T-cell subsets and control of the inflammatory response
  • Cytotoxic T lymphocytes and natural killer cells
  • Regulatory immune cells
  • Host defenses in the skin
  • Host defenses at mucosal surfaces
  • Complement in host deficiencies and diseases
  • Phagocyte deficiencies
  • Mast cells, basophils, and mastocytosis
  • Eosinophils and eosinophilia
  • Section 3: Host defenses to infectious agents. Host defenses to viruses
  • Host defenses to intracellular bacteria
  • Host defenses to extracellular bacteria
  • Host defenses to spirochetes
  • Host defenses to fungi
  • Host defenses to protozoa
  • Host defenses to helminths
  • Section 4: Immunologic deficiencies. Approach to the evaluation of the immunodeficient patient
  • Human genomics in immunology
  • Primary antibody deficiencies
  • Primary T-cell immunodeficiencies
  • Immunodeficiencies at the interface of innate and adaptive immunity
  • Infections in the immunocompromised host
  • Immune deficiencies at the extremes of age
  • HIV infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  • Autoantibody mediated phenocopies of primary immunodeficiency diseases
  • Section 5: Allergic diseases. Immunological mechanisms of airway diseases and pathways to therapy
  • Urticaria, angioedema, and anaphylaxis
  • Allergic reactions to stinging and biting insects
  • Atopic and contact dermatitis
  • Food allergy
  • Eosinophil-associated gastrointestinal disorders
  • Allergic disorders of the eye
  • Drug hypersensitivity
  • Occupational respiratory allergies
  • Section 6: Systemic immune diseases. Mechanisms of autoimmunity
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Juvenile idiopathic arthritis
  • Sjögren's syndrome
  • Scleroderma-systemic sclerosis
  • Inflammatory muscle diseases
  • Spondyloarthritis
  • Small and medium vessel primary vasculitis
  • Large-vessel vasculitides
  • Systemic autoinflammatory syndromes
  • Antiphospholipid syndrome
  • Section 7: Organ-specific inflammatory disease. Immunohematologic disorders
  • Bullous diseases of the skin and mucous membranes
  • Immunology of psoriasis
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Autoimmune peripheral neuropathies
  • Immunologic renal diseases
  • Inflammation and atherothrombosis
  • Autoimmune thyroid diseases
  • Diabetes and related autoimmune diseases
  • Immunologic lung diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Immunologic ocular disease
  • Immunologic diseases of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Inflammatory hepatobiliary diseases
  • Section 8: Immunology of neoplasia. Tumor immunotherapy
  • Lymphoid leukemias
  • Lymphomas
  • Monoclonal gammopathies
  • Section 9: Transplantation. Concepts and challenges in organ transplantation: rejection, immunosuppression, and tolerance
  • Immune reconstitution therapy for immunodeficiency
  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for malignant diseases
  • Section 10: Prevention and therapy of immunologic diseases. Immunoglobulin therapy: replacement and immunomodulation
  • Gene therapy
  • Glucocorticoids
  • Immunomodulating pharmaceuticals
  • Protein kinase antagonists as therapeutic agents for immunological and inflammatory disorders
  • Biological modifiers of inflammation
  • Vaccines
  • Immunotherapy of allergic disease
  • Section 11: Diagnostic immunology. Flow cytometry
  • Assessment of functional immune responses
  • Assessment of neutrophil function
  • Assessment of human allergic diseases
  • Molecular methods
  • Appendices. Selected CD molecules and their characteristics
  • Laboratory reference values
  • Vaccine schedules.
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