Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pathology


Author: James Carton
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191077577
Category: Medical
Page: 528
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Now in its second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pathology is the concise and rapidly accessible guide to general pathologic principles, and the pathology behind common and important conditions across all the major medical and surgical specialties. Fully updated and now including a brand new chapter on head and neck pathology, this book continues to be the definitive resource for medical students and doctors with an interest in this important specialty. Authored by leading experts, The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pathology uses the best-selling Oxford Handbook format to cover macroscopic and microscopic features alongside immunohistochemical and molecular pathology in a succinct and practical style. This edition is fully illustrated and now includes over new 50 full colour images and staging information for major malignancies to aid the reader and to explain the pathology of common conditions. This handbook continues to be an indispensable resource in the field for medical students, trainees, and biomedical scientists.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences 2e and Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pathology


Author: Consultant Histopathologist James Carton,James Carton
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198785088
Category:
Page: 1364
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Two titles from the bestselling Oxford Handbook series are now available in this great value pack. Written by biomedical scientists and clinicians to disseminate the fundamental scientific principles that underpin clinical medicine, this new edition of the Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences provides a clear, easily digestible account of basic cell physiology and biochemistry, and an investigation of the traditional piers of medicine (anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pathology and pharmacology) integrated in the context of each of the major systems relevant to the human body. Cross-referenced to the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine, and thoroughly illustrated, it is the ideal introduction to the basic medical sciences for junior medical students, and a perfect revision guide for senior students. The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pathology provides an accessible and easy-to-use handbook for medical students and doctors, which succinctly explains the pathology behind important and common diseases relevant to the whole range of medical and surgical specialties. It covers basic general pathological principles and follows a systems-based approach, highlighting the most common conditions in each area. Macroscopic and microscopic pathological features are described, as well as relevant immunohistochemical, molecular, and genetic information. Up-to-date staging information is provided for all major malignancies, and reference symbols are used to highlight important points and provide quick links between related topics. This essential guide to pathology is an invaluable resource for medical students, pathology trainees, junior doctors, and biomedical scientists.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis


Author: Huw Llewelyn
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192632494
Category: Medical
Page: 702
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The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis helps the reader to interpret symptoms, physical signs and initial test results and to allow students (or doctors not familiar with all aspects of medicine) to arrive at diagnoses logically and to explain their reasoning confidently. The book starts with a review of the techniques of history taking and examination, with hints on how to interpret the information and practical advice on the diagnostic process. The bulk of the book is divided by body system and describes the findings that can emerge at each stage of the assessmentprocess. The main differential diagnoses of significant findings are given as a starting point for the diagnostic reasoning process. With each diagnosis is listed the findings which suggests that the diagnosis might be present and the evidence which confirms the diagnosis. This unique book concentrates entirely on the diagnosis, referring readers to the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine and Oxford Handbook of Clinical Specialties for management information. It will also train readers to describe the diagnosis and reasoning behind it to a patient, relative, peer,or senior colleague.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Imaging


Author: M J Darby,D Barron,R E Hyland
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199216363
Category: Medical
Page: 440
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A practical quick reference guide to the main techniques used to image common medical and surgical conditions.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences


Author: Robert Wilkins,Simon Cross,Ian Megson,David Meredith
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191652296
Category: Medical
Page: 980
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Written by biomedical scientists and clinicians, with the purpose of disseminating the fundamental scientific principles that underpin medicine, this new edition of the Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences provides a clear, easily digestible account of basic cell physiology and biochemistry. It also includes an investigation of the traditional pillars of medicine (anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pathology and pharmacology) integrated in the context of each of the major systems relevant to the human body. Cross-referenced to the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine, and thoroughly illustrated, it is the ideal introduction to the medical sciences for medical students and biomedical scientists, as well as a valuable refresher for junior doctors.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery


Author: Greg McLatchie,Neil Borley,Joanna Chikwe
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019969947X
Category: Medical
Page: 794
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This bestselling handbook provides an accessible overview of key surgical principles, techniques and procedures. Fully revised to include new chapters on Paediatric orthopaedics and Surgical procedures, it covers core anatomy and physiology and information on emergencies with increased focus on evidence-based practice.

Oxford Handbook of Urology


Author: John Reynard,Simon Brewster,Suzanne Biers
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199534942
Category: Medical
Page: 783
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This book provides a comprehensive summary of urological disease and its management in a concise form. While the description of urological conditions is comprehensive, the emphasis is on the practical approach to the conditions which are likely to be encountered. The significance and appropriate management of common symptoms is described, providing on a single page, a summary of the essential approach to a specific presenting complaint, be that haematuria, scrotalpain or bedwetting.

Oxford Handbook of Forensic Medicine


Author: Jonathan P. Wyatt,Tim Squires,Guy Norfolk
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199229945
Category: Law
Page: 571
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This book acts as a practical guide for clinical forensic specialists. It contains basic background information on the legal aspects of medicine for doctors, nurses and medical students.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Haematology


Author: Drew Provan,Trevor Baglin,Inderjeet Dokal,Johannes de Vos
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 019107389X
Category: Medical
Page: 864
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The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Haematology provides core and concise information on the entire spectrum of blood disorders affecting both adults and children. Updated for its fourth edition, it includes all major advances in the specialty, including malignant haematology, haemato-oncology, coagulation, transfusion medicine, and red cell disorders, with a brand new chapter on rare diseases. Practically focused, and specifically designed for ease-of-use, and rapid access to the information you need, this handbook is an indispensable resource on all aspects of haematology for all trainee doctors, nurses, technicians, and research professionals. The handbook is divided into clinical approach and disease-specific areas. The clinical approach section outlines various symptoms and signs in patients with blood disease to enable the reader to formulate a sensible differential diagnosis beofre embarking on investigation and treatment. The disease-specific section is written by four authors whose expertise covers the whole breadth of diseases included in the book. All authors have contributed to national guidelines (e.g. British Committee for Standards in Haematology, BCSH) and are experts in the evidence base that exists for each topic. The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Haematology offers a concise and logical approach to caring for patients with diseases of the blood.

Oxford Handbook of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery


Author: Rogan Corbridge,Nicholas Steventon
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0199550794
Category: Medical
Page: 416
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This is a unique, truly portable, and comprehensive handbook of ENT aimed at medical students and junior doctors. The detailed management plans and rationale for treatments, along with their advantages and disadvantages are useful for anyone managing patients with ENT and head and neck disorders.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills


Author: James Thomas,Tanya Monaghan
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198568384
Category: Medical
Page: 754
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Your one-stop-shop for final examination, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills is the first truly comprehensive pocket guide to clinical examination and practical skills for medical students and junior doctors. Providing clear and user-friendly guidance on all aspects of history taking, physical examination, common practical procedures, data interpretation and communication skills, it gives realistic advice on coping with common situations. In line with current teaching methods, the book takes a systems-based approach to medicine. Each system chapter follows a structured format covering applied anatomy, history, examination, and the presentation of common and important disorders. The procedures section includes approximately forty practical procedures that the final year medical student and senior nurse are expected to perform, from hand-washing through cardiopulmonary resuscitation to inserting chest drains. The theory, practice and complications are outlined for each. The final section on data interpretation covers the basics of chest x-rays, abdominal x-rays, ECGs, lung function tests and several other areas that the junior doctor is expected to carry out in their early years of training. Aimed at medical students throughout their course and student nurses throughout their clinical years, its clear presentation and layout combined with comprehensive clinical detail make this book an ideal guide both for quick reference whilst on the wards, or for more detailed study at the desk. It will also prove useful to junior doctors and nurse practitioners as a primer before going out onto wards, or into a primary care setting.

Oxford Handbook of Oncology


Author: Jim Cassidy,Donald Bissett,Roy Spence
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199563136
Category: Medical
Page: 845
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Oxford Handbook of Oncology a practical guide to clinical consultations in oncology. It details new approaches to diagnosis, treatment and the principles of palliative care.

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Author: Thomas Löscher
Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag
ISBN: 9783137858041
Category:
Page: 1117
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Oxford Handbook of Critical Care


Author: Mervyn Singer,Andrew Webb
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199235333
Category: Medical
Page: 669
View: 7957
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The fully revised, third edition of this bestselling Handbook describes best practice of critical care in a succinct, concise and clinically-orientated way. Covering the principles of general management, it includes therapeutic and monitoring devices, specific disorders of organ systems, as well as detailed information on drugs and fluids. New material has been added on key areas such as airway maintenance, dressing techniques, infection control, echocardiography, tissue perfusion monitoring, coma and more. With up-to-date references and invaluable clinical advice, there is also plenty of space to add notes or amend sections to suit local protocols. Patient-centred and practical, it will serve the consultant, trainee, nurse or other allied health professionals as both a reference and aide memoir. This is the indispensable Oxford Handbook for all those working within critical care.

Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health


Author: Julia Smedley,Finlay Dick,Steven Sadhra
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191653306
Category: Medical
Page: 944
View: 427
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Fully revised for this second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health provides a concise practice-based guide. Bringing together the latest legislation and guidance with current practice in the field, this is your authoritative guide to assessing and managing health risks in the workplace. Consisting of twelve sections covering the full breadth of practice, the Handbook includes workplace hazards and diseases, occupational health emergencies, and practical procedures. This second edition is also updated with new information on psychiatric emergencies, psychological therapies, chronic pain management, writing a policy, and obesity. Providing a thorough, easy-to-use guide to the whole of occupational health, this Handbook is the essential resource for all occupational physicians, occupational health nurses, occupational hygienists, and all those dealing with workplace health and fitness, giving you the information you need at your fingertips.

Oxford Handbook of Pain Management


Author: Peter Brook,Tony Pickering,Jayne Connell
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199298149
Category: Medical
Page: 366
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The Oxford Handbook of Pain Management is an essential resource for all clinicians involved in the management of pain. It brings together the information necessary to provide a truly biopsychosocial approach to the care of patients in pain, and helps the practitioner define the most appropriate therapy for individual conditions.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation 3e and Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences 2e


Author: Senior Lecturer in Haematology Drew Provan,University Lecturer in Physiology and American Fellow in Physiology Robert Wilkins,David Meredith,Reader and Honorary Consultant School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Simon Cross,Lifescan Chair of Diabetes Ian Megson,University Research Lecturer Lecturer in Biomedical Science David Meredith
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198785040
Category:
Page: 1900
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Two titles from the bestselling Oxford Handbook series are available together in this great value pack. The Oxford Handbook of Clinical and Laboratory Investigations provides a patient-oriented approach to investigation. The first chapter describes key symptoms and signs along with tests that may be of value in reaching a diagnosis. The remainder of the book is specialty-centred and provides a comprehensive review of all available tests within a given subject. The aim is of the book is to provide a more rational method of investigation and prevent over-investigation which is expensive for the hospital and unpleasant for the patient. It emphasises which tests are of value, when tests are not likely to be helpful, along with pitfalls in the interpretation of results. This new edition has been updated throughout to incorporate current investigations and management of disease. Chapters on rheumatology, radiology, and renal medicine have been extensively revised. With contributions from active clinicians who are engaged in medical practice, the book will be of value to senior medical students facing finals examinations, and junior doctors who are responsible for ordering tests on their patients. Written by biomedical scientists and clinicians to disseminate the fundamental scientific principles that underpin clinical medicine, the Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences provides a clear, easily digestible account of basic cell physiology and biochemistry, and an investigation of the traditional piers of medicine (anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pathology and pharmacology) integrated in the context of each of the major systems relevant to the human body. Cross-referenced to the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine, and thoroughly illustrated, it is the ideal introduction to the basic medical sciences for junior medical students, and a perfect revision guide for senior students.

Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology


Author: Alastair Denniston,Philip Murray
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191057029
Category: Medical
Page: 1104
View: 1659
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Fully revised for its third edition, the Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology is a concise, systematic guide to all aspects of diagnosis, assessment, and ongoing management of ophthalmic diseases and conditions. Closely aligned with the curriculum for the ophthalmic postgraduate exams, and containing the most up-to-date clinical guidance, and practical advice, this is the essential resource for all those caring for ophthalmic patients. Covering the key information for both trainees and specialists; from clinical methods and the use of ophthalmic instruments, to basic perioperative care and advanced life support protocols. It includes new chapters covering laser procedures and theatre notes, as well as new sections on emerging technologies such as adaptive optics and gene therapy for retinal diseases. With expert advice, the latest clinical guidance, and its easy-reference format, this unique resource provides immediate access to the information you need, when you need it.

Oxford Handbook of Applied Dental Sciences


Author: Crispian Scully, CBE
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780198510963
Category: Medical
Page: 672
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This handbook covers the applied basic sciences in an accessible, concise way enabling the dental student to understand, in their preclinical years, why the medical sciences are relevant to clinical dental practice. It covers pathology, microbiology, pharmacology and there are also sections on biochemistry, immunology and behavioural sciences for dentistry. Critical evaluation and communication skills have also been addressed.