Shop

Top 100 this month in Books > Medicine & Science (showing 1-25)

Past week | Past month
The Truth About Fungal Toenails By Christopher Majewski
Hardcover: List Price: $25.56 $17.89 | You Save: 30%
Ships in 6-8 business days.
Fungal infections of skin are one of the most common infections in human beings. The areas which are likely to get infected include the scalp, the hands and the feet. Finger nails and toenails are... More > made up of protein and are a form of modified hair. Nail grows at an average rate of Nails infected with fungus take even longer to grow. The actual growth rate depends upon adequate blood flow, age, season, exercise level and various hereditary factors. The growth record of the nail can show the history of recent health and physiological imbalances and has been used as a diagnostic tool for other medical conditions. Nails can also be thickened (onychogryphosis), loosened (onycholysis), infected with fungus (onychomycosis) or growing poorly (onychodystrophy). The disadvantages of oral antifungal agents are severe liver toxicity and longer treatment period. Also, medicated nail lacquers have been developed for the treatment of fungal infections i.e. onychomycosis, which have less toxicity.< Less
Lung Disease 101: A Patient Primer By Arunabh Talwar, M.D.
Paperback: $9.99
Ships in 3-5 business days
Lung Disease 101: A Patient Primer is a publication outlining advance lung disease that works its way from basic lung anatomy to the complex mechanism of the disease process. It provides a basic road... More > map on how lung disease is diagnosed and managed.< Less
Health Informatics: Practical Guide for Healthcare and Information Technology Professionals (Sixth Edition) By Robert E. Hoyt, Ann K. Yoshihashi
Paperback: List Price: $69.95 $62.96 | You Save: 10%
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Health Informatics (HI) focuses on the application of information technology (IT) in healthcare to improve individual and population health, education and research. The goal of the textbook is to... More > stimulate and educate healthcare and IT professionals and students about the key topics in this rapidly changing field. This extensively updated sixth edition reflects the changes in technology, policies and innovations that have occurred recently. Topics include HI overview, electronic health records, healthcare data analytics, health information exchange, architecture of information systems, evidence based medicine, consumer health informatics, HI ethics, quality improvement strategies and more. The 22 chapters feature learning objectives, case studies, recommended reading, future trends, key points, conclusions and over 1800 references. It is available as a paperback and an eBook. Free Online Resources are available on the textbook companion website www.informaticseducation.org< Less
Herbal Constituents By Lisa Ganora
Paperback: $40.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
Herbal Constituents is a concise yet thorough textbook for students and practitioners of botanical medicine (e.g., medical herbalists, naturopaths, holistic practitioners, pharmacists). Using... More > examples from commonly employed herbs, it explains concepts from phytochemistry and pharmacognosy that are important for understanding the characteristics and functions of botanical medicines. Heavily illustrated with structure drawings, and written by an herbalist with extensive training in botany and chemistry, this unique book brings together the wisdom of traditional practice with the insights of contemporary science.< Less
Green Medicine By C. P. Negri, OMD, NMD
Paperback: $14.95
Ships in 3-5 business days
How can you benefit from GREEN MEDICINE? This book reveals the methods of natural healing in a way that YOU can understand. A veteran doctor shows you the ins and outs of using natural treatments,... More > and doesn’t hesitate to explode some widely believed myths! He explains: · Why the “natural“ label on that item doesn’t mean you’re getting the best · Why you likely have never seen a real vitamin · Why you might be better when you feel worse, and worse when you feel better · How the “experts” in alternative medicine are misleading you · The natural medicines the drug companies don’t want you to know about · The treatments conventional medicine and physical therapy stopped doing—because they worked · How you can start getting healthier using methods that work!< Less
Handbook of OMT Review By Lori A Dolinski, MSc, PhD, DO
Paperback: $39.95
Ships in 3-5 business days
(3 Ratings)
The Handbook of OMT Review is a comprehensive but succinct review of osteopathic manipulative medicine and treatment that superbly prepares the osteopathic medical student for the COMLEX boards while... More > also providing an excellent source of information to support OMT and OMM course studies. This excellent text will aid the reader to come to a greater understanding and appreciation of OMT and OMM fundamentals and principles, making it a must-have for any osteopathic medical student as well as a terrific reference for any osteopathic physician. This edition comes complete with practice questions at the end of each chapter AND an excellent compilation of challenging OMM review cases at the end of the book to reinforce important concepts.< Less
Raciology By Vladimir Avdeyev
Paperback: $39.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Raciology, by Vladimir Avdeyev, is about the science of the hereditary traits of peoples and races. From metopism to dental traits, from the Rolando and Sylvius brain fissures to the Jewish brain... More > signature, from the ancient Aryans to Nordic peoples, from the Out-of-Africa Theory of Evolution to Polycentric Evolution, from dermatoglyphics (thumbprints) to eye shape, Vladimir Avdeyev discusses it all, with references to works that span of a period of time, which stretches from the present to deep antiquity. His work discusses the civilization-building traits of the European; he identifies the founders of the Classical civilizations which stretched Spain to India, from Britain to Egypt, as the Aryans; he examines some cultural traits of the races, such as ritual scarring. His work rebuts the fashionable trends of modern Western anthropology. 375 pages with over 200 photos, maps, and illustrations. Cover art by MDesign. Foreword by Dr. Kevin MacDonald.< Less
Cardiac Surgery Advanced Life Support Course Manual 2nd Edition By Joel Dunning
Paperback: $17.89
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
This is the 2nd edition of the official Handbook for the Cardiac Surgery Advanced Life Support Course. This teaches everything you need to know about caring for the critically ill patient after... More > Cardiac Surgery and also the protocol for arrests after Cardiac Surgery as Ratified by the European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery and The European Resuscitation Council< Less
The Arthritis Revolution By Dr. Louis Pack
Paperback: $23.95
Ships in 3-5 business days
What is THE ARTHRITIS REVOLUTION? With data from the Mayo Clinic and others, THE ARTHRITIS REVOLUTION dispels the long standing myth that osteoarthritis is due to age and weight. There are 90 year... More > old overweight individuals who have no knee pain, while others, younger and thinner, do. And joints that are replaced have to be replaced again. There must be other causes. Dr. Pack takes readers on a remarkable journey, clearly showing why and how osteoarthritis develops, and what can be done to eliminate pain and stay active, often without medications, dietary supplements or surgery. For some, THE ARTHRITIS REVOLUTION will change their lives, like the thousands Dr. Pack has treated over 40 yrs. Employing principles Dr. Pack has used with some of the world’s top athletes, you will also learn how to improve sports performance as you age.< Less
The Step 1 Method: A Step by Step Guide to Success on the USMLE Step 1 Exam By Dan Gebremedhin MD, MBA
Paperback: $24.99
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
This book is a strategy based guide to reaching your potential on the USMLE Step 1 exam. The book covers effective study methods, optimal resource selection, strategy specific to answering USMLE... More > style questions, self-performance analysis and weakness targeting, and subject-matter mastery. After reading this concise volume, the student should be able to create a targeted study plan that will enable them to reach their potential on the challenging USMLE Step 1 exam.< Less
The Cholesterol Chronicles: Uncovering the Truth-What Your M.D. Doesn’t Know About Statin Drugs and Neuropathy By Dr Joseph O DiDuro
Paperback: $9.59
Ships in 3-5 business days
Uncovering the Truth-What Your M.D. Doesn’t Know About Statin Drugs and Neuropathy
Clinicians' and Educators' Desk Reference on Complementary and Alternative Healthcare Professions By Elizabeth Goldblatt, PhD, MPA/HA, ACCAHC Chair et al.
Paperback: $24.96
Ships in 3-5 business days
A reference text on the complementary and alternative medicine professions written by leading educators from each discipline that is meant to support students, practitioners, patients and academic... More > and policy leaders in helping to create appropriate and respectful collaboration between the disciplines to provide optimal health care.< Less
Opening to Abundance: Clearing Limitations to Grow in Joy, Love, and Bliss By Richard H. Lee
Paperback: $19.95
Ships in 3-5 business days
Travel with the author through his life as he begins as a young scientist, devoted to the scientific method of independent observation and single variable research, through the dark and mysterious... More > magic of Chinese Qigong, to discover and reveal the science behind the secrets of health, longevity, and manifestation. Alma is the voice that flows through the author’s pen at 4 a.m. each morning, inviting you to go forth into joy, love, and bliss. Explore with him as he describes long forgotten and off-worldly technologies, discoveries from China, Australia, India, Egypt, Atlantis, and the shamans of Ecuador, who are all now emerging into our world to take us from a place of isolation and scarcity to one of wholeness, community, and abundance. "Whether you are a scientist seeking new perspectives on old technological problems, a seeker looking for new ways to understand and explain human vitality, or an avid reader of adventure, science fiction, or self-help books, Opening to Abundance delivers.”< Less
Madruga and Marvel's Medical Black Book: Guide to Differential Diagnosis, Mnemonics, and Clinical Pearls, SECOND EDITION By Mario Madruga, MD FACP, Francoise Marvel, MD
Paperback: $14.99
Ships in 3-5 business days
The 2nd edition features NEW, Internal Medicine high-yield clinical pearls, mnemonics, differential diagnosis, and clinical cases to help you excel on the boards and wards. Reorganized by-system,... More > there is invaluable case-solving tips across specialities: cardiovascular, pulmonary, gastroenterology, renal and genitourinary, neurology, infectious disease, endocrine and metabolism, hematology and oncology, rheumatology, dermatology, pharmacology, and general. * Solve the toughest cases with this authoritative, up-to-date, evidenced-based guide of clinical experts' "black book" secrets. * Apply these easy-to-use, concise differentials and pearls for accurate and time-efficient diagnosis for the most challenging cases. * Available in "white coat-sized" print book, eBook, and App version for your Apple devices (iPhone, iPad, iTouch).< Less
The Complete Practice Management Seminar -- Text By Jack Valancy
Paperback: List Price: $72.00 $54.00 | You Save: 25%
Ships in 3-5 business days
This is the text participants receive in my two-day conference, The Complete Practice Management Seminar™. Contents Introduction 1. Making Career Decisions 2. Finding the Right Job 3.... More > Negotiating a Better Employment Contract 4. Succeeding in Practice 5. Commonsense Personal Finances 6. Starting and Running Your Practice 7. Personnel 8. Patient Accounting Now perfect bound, more compact. Medical education program pricing available. Learn more at valancy.com< Less
The Complete Practice Management Seminar - Classroom Slides By Jack Valancy
Paperback: List Price: $36.00 $27.00 | You Save: 25%
Ships in 3-5 business days
New! These are the classroom slides participants receive in my two-day conference, The Complete Practice Management Seminar™. Contents Introduction 1. Making Career Decisions 2. Finding the... More > Right Job 3. Negotiating a Better Employment Contract 4. Succeeding in Practice 5. Commonsense Personal Finances 6. Starting and Running Your Practice 7. Personnel 8. Patient Accounting Coil binding lays flat for taking notes. Medical education program pricing available. Learn more at valancy.com< Less
ADVIA Haematology Systems: A Guide to Cytogram Interpretation By Graham Gibbs
Paperback: $62.69
Ships in 3-5 business days
ADVIA Haematology Systems: A Guide to Cytogram Interpretation is the second edition of the popular guide for users of ADVIA 120 and 2120 haematology analysers. The second edition is revised and... More > expanded and has many new full colour images that help guide users towards using ADVIA Haematology Systems as powerful morphological tools.< Less
CEN Review Manual 3rd Ed By Mark Boswell
Paperback: $34.49
Ships in 3-5 business days
The CEN Study Guide/Review Manual covers all the major topic areas of the 2011 BCEN Blueprint for the CEN Exam. It includes a comprehensive, systems based review model, and a complete 150 question... More > sample "CEN-like" exam, complete with full rationales and explanations. The practice exam is most useful as a self-assessment tool. Other special sections included in this edition are: (1) "CEN HOT Words": These are words/terms which are used and show up during the CEN exam frequently. (2) "CEN Exam-Like Questions": This is a special section dedicated to those specific topics which appear on the exam frequently. (3) A comprehensive index is included in this edition. Having an index makes it easy and simple to look up key terms and topics and to locate quickly in the text for rapid review. DISCLAIMER: This course and manuals/books are neither taught, sponsored, endorsed, promoted or marketed by the ENA/BCEN. No relationship to the ENA/BCEN is either implied explicitly or implicitly.< Less
Life, the Universe and Everything: Investigating the God Debate in a Quantum Universe By Andy Fletcher
Paperback: $16.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
The science behind the debate raging in modern physics over the disconcerting and uncomfortable realization that just maybe there is, as astronomer Fred Hoyle put it, some sort of... More > "superintellect that has monkeyed with the physics". Written with the non-scientist in mind, this exploration of Big Bang, Schroedinger's Cat, the Chaos of 9/11, the Complexity of the mimic octopus and the blister beetle, and the strong Anthropic Principle is accessible to anyone bright enough to be interested. Ultimately, tucked in here somewhere is a middle ground between evolution and creation that will leave nobody happy, but everyone intrigued.< Less
Neonatology Review: Q&A - 2nd edition By Camilia Martin et al.
Paperback: $75.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
This 2nd edition of "Neonatology Review: Question & Answer", published in December 2013, offers more than 300 new questions to help neonatology fellows and neonatologists prepare for... More > the Neonatal-Perinatal Board Certification and Re-Certification Examinations.< Less
Every Third Woman in America: How Legal Abortion Transformed Our Nation By David A. Grimes, MD, Linda G. Brandon
Paperback: $20.76
Ships in 3-5 business days
Every Third Woman in America: How Legal Abortion Transformed Our Nation tells the forgotten story of the transition from the back alley to safe care after Roe v. Wade was enacted in 1973. The... More > legalization of abortion resulted in prompt and dramatic health improvements for women, children, and families, but an entire generation of Americans has grown up unaware of the harsh and unnecessary tragedies of back-alley abortions. Current attacks on safe, legal abortion at the state level are designed to return women to those desperate, dangerous days before abortion was legalized. One of the world’s leading abortion scholars, Dr. Grimes chronicles the public-health story of legal abortion in America and the harms women face at the mercy of state laws restricting access to care. He shares the stories of his patients seeking abortion and how they and their families benefited.< Less
HCG DIET MANUAL October 2014 By Cara Phillipo
Paperback: List Price: $24.95 $23.70 | You Save: 5%
Ships in 3-5 business days
This is a medically supervised HCG Diet and HCG Weight Loss and Wellness Program created and facilitated by doctors. This HCG Diet Guide is used along with the HCG Diet Program Portland at The... More > Natural Path.< Less
Fukushima: Dispossession or Denuclearization? By Nadesan/Boys/McKillop/Wilcox (Editors)
Paperback: $19.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
The Fukushima nuclear power plant explosions and the Hiroshima/Nagasaki bombings are intimately connected events, bound together across time by a nuclear will to power that holds little regard for... More > life. In Fukushima: Dispossession or Denuclearization? contributors document and explore diverse dispossession effects stemming from this nuclear will to power, including market distortions, radiation damage to personal property, wrecked livelihoods, and transgenerational mutations potentially eroding human health and happiness. Liberal democratic capitalism is itself disclosed as vulnerable to the corrupting influences of the nuclear will to power. Contributors contend that denuclearization stands as the only viable path forward capable of freeing humans from the catastrophic risks engineered into global nuclear networks. They conclude that the choice of dispossession or denuclearization through the pursuit of alternative technologies will determine human survival across the twenty-first century.< Less
SVP 2014 Program and Abstracts By Society of Vertebrate Paleontology
Paperback: $20.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
Program and Abstracts Book for the SVP 74th Annual Meeting in Berlin, Germany, from November 5 - 8, 2014.
Brains to bacteria; a college biology laboratory manual By Erinn and Sierra Madden
Paperback: List Price: $16.50 $13.20 | You Save: 20%
Ships in 3-5 business days
An illustrated biology laboratory manual of skills development for college biology, emergency medicine, physical therapy assistance, human anatomy, athletic trainers, and pre-nursing students.