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Memorizing Pharmacology: A Relaxed Approach By Tony Guerra
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As a working parent of 4-year-old triplet daughters, I understand time management presents one of the greatest barriers to my pharmacology students’ success. Many students feel that cold sense... More > of overwhelm and information overload. This easy-to-read guide organizes pharmacology into manageable, logical steps you can fit in short pockets of time. The proven system helps you memorize medications quickly and form immediate connections. With mnemonics from students and instructors, you’ll see how both sides approach learning. After you’ve finished the 200 Top Drugs in this book, reading pharmacology exam questions will seem like reading plain English. You’ll have a new understanding of pharmacology to do better in class, clinical and your board exam. You’ll feel the confidence you’d hoped for as a future health professional. For patients and caregivers, this book provides a means to memorize medications to quickly and articulately communicate with your health providers.< Less
Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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With a stylish yet practical design, this logbook is for birth workers who want to honor what they witness and benchmark clinical outcomes. It is intended to serve multiple disciplines and settings.... More > While it includes hospital-based data, much of its language is applicable to out-of-hospital settings as well. The layout allows for each birth story to be unique, but for clinical trends to be easily quantified. The design combines simple “checkbox” style options with freehand write-in space for comments and observations. It is spiral bound for ease of use and measures 6 x 9 inches. Holds 200 births.< Less
SVP 2016 Program and Abstracts By Society of Vertebrate Paleontology
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Program and Abstracts Book for the SVP 76th Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah, from October 26-29, 2016.
Herbal Constituents By Lisa Ganora
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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
The Science of Chiropractic: Circa 2015 By Mark Studin DC, FASBE(C), DAAMLP, DAAM William Owens DC, DAAMLP, CPC
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Contemporary research and evidence of chiropractic care.
Introduction to Drug Calculations By Greg Logue
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Finally, a drug calculations manual for PARAMEDICS!! Written by a paramedic instructor with over 20 years of experience in EMS, this manual provides the simple instructions needed to tackle one of... More > the most stressful phases of Paramedic school. A few years ago, the author noticed an unacceptable lack of proficiency in drug calculations from paramedic students. Since he developed this step by step manual, his students' grades increased from 50's and 60's to 90's and 100's! Introduction to Drug Calculations uses a steb-by-step process to build your skills from the ground up starting with the basics of the metric system and finishing with IV infusions. The manual also contains valuable reference material and "short cuts" to help you in school and on the streets.< Less
Wilderness Medicine: What To Do When You Can't Call 911 By Clifton Castleman, Phil Gardner II, Jennifer Kay
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Wilderness Medicine: What To Do When You Can't Call 911 provides both basic and in-depth information on how to recognize, treat, and manage both common injuries and illnesses as well as... More > life-threatening conditions when professional emergency medical care is an hour away or more. Designed for those who work or travel in remote locations, this comprehensive guide will teach you what to look for, what to do in the event of an emergency, and then help direct you in the most appropriate type of care. This book is used as the course textbook for the Wilderness First Aid, Wilderness First Responder, and Wilderness EMT classes taught by Center for Wilderness Safety.< Less
Forsaken Earth: The Ongoing Mass Extinction By Paul Sequoia Rauch
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The Ongoing Mass Extinction of species is the most overriding issue on Earth, transcending and encompassing all others. It’s already proven; there’s no debate. It is a monumental event... More > occurring right now and escalating, its culmination set to happen within most of our lives. Forsaken Earth delves deeply into this matter like no other, that the worst of this earth-shattering extinction event might still be avoided. Forsaken Earth fully reveals that humans are undeniably causing and allowing this event to happen, and that we are the only ones who can and must stop it. Everything you ever wanted to know about our gorgeous Earth to the history of the cultural ideology at the root of the problem to the effect upon every ecosystem of Earth is written in this one potent volume. Forsaken Earth provides more solutions than any yet offered and leads us to discover and activate our most meaningful purpose, individually and as humanity, to participate and truly support the healing of life on Earth – now.< Less
Experiencer: Raised in Two Worlds By William Konkolesky
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A non-fiction autobiography of a man reflecting on his childhood experience coping with the strange and terrifying phenomenon society refers to as alien abduction.
Introductory Chemistry Laboratory Manual By Ollivettee Hill, Thomas Brayden
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This text is designed to help students gain an introduction into the subject of chemistry through the gathering of data, the analysis of that data, the drawing of conclusions and the reporting of... More > results. Additional benefits include sharpening skills in organizing, planning and the adapting of household items for experimental purposes.< Less
Trauma Story Assessment and Therapy: Journal for Field and Clinic By Richard F. Mollica
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The Trauma Story is at the heart of the medical and mental health care of persons who have survived violence. Over the past 30 years the Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma (HPRT) has cared for over... More > 10,000 sufferers of extreme violence. HPRT through its scientific research has discovered the four major dimensions of the Trauma Story: 1) The “brutal” facts. 2) Cultural meaning of trauma. 3) Revelation. 4) Listener—Storyteller relationship that exist in all trauma narratives. The importance of the Trauma Story as an element of “self-healing” has also been revealed. The TSAT is a new journal approach for eliciting the trauma story and building on the survivor’s resiliency. The TSAT allows the listener to enter into an empathic dialog and discover their implications of their story for healing. This approach emerged from the new book Healing Invisible Wounds: Path to Hope and Recovery in a Violent World. The TSAT can be used by all health care and mental health practitioners.< Less
Applied Discrete Structures By Ken Levasseur, Al Doerr
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Applied Discrete Structures is a two semester undergraduate text in discrete mathematics, focusing on the structural properties of mathematical objects. These include matrices, functions, graphs,... More > trees, lattices and algebraic structures. The algebraic structures that are discussed are monoids, groups, rings, fields and vector spaces. Applied Discrete Structures has been approved by the American Institute of Mathematics as part of their Open Textbook Initiative. For more on open textbooks, visit< Less
The Haverford Educational RISC Architecture By David G. Wonnacott
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"HERA" (the Haverford Educational RISC Architecture) is a simplified microprocessor architecture used at Haverford College to draw connections among the upper-level applied CS courses. This... More > short book describes the instruction set architecture and describes common programming idioms. The information in it (except the front cover) is also available from the HERA web site, For information about its educational purposes, see the proceedings of the CCSC-E 2006 conference.< Less
The President's Report: The first two years of the Energeyes Association By Mark J. Uhler, O.D.
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The writings of the first President of the Energeyes Association, Dr. Mark J. Uhler, during his first two year term
Combat PTSD in America By Daniel Williams
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Dr. Williams explains the mechanics of how Post Traumatic Stress Disorder works in the every day life of the combat veteran. He uses easily accessible examples to understand the complex neuroscience,... More > such as neurons and extension cords, or an ice cream truck's alarm sound. This helps the reader really "get it" while still sharing important clinical information not found elsewhere. This book offers insights into the inner workings of the veteran's mind, which has proven an enigma for generations. Family, friends, professionals, veterans and first responders will better understand what survivors have experienced-and how to help.< Less
Single Variable Calculus, late transcendentals, 2016.06.17 By David Guichard and friends
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Single variable calculus text with late transcendentals.
How Hockey Can Save Healthcare: A Principle-Based Approach to Reforming the Canadian Healthcare System By Stephen Pinney MD
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Canadians are passionate about their healthcare system—and their hockey. While the Canadian medical system is a source of pride—based on ideals of universal coverage, public funding, and... More > high-quality medical care—this treasured healthcare system is failing due to soaring costs, the challenge of an aging population, and poor care delivery. It needs a reality check. Dr. Stephen Pinney pulls the curtain back on the existing Canadian healthcare system and exposes its fundamental flaws. Basing his analysis on his own experience at the heart of the system, Dr. Pinney uses real-life stories, revealing facts, and insightful hockey analogies to highlight the profound issues confronting the current healthcare system.< Less
Human Anatomy Notebook By Marcos Gridi-Papp
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This notebook has been designed to help students take notes in a semester-long introductory course in human anatomy. It provides a summary of the entire content with the main terms blanked out, with... More > more than 200 high-quality figures to be labeled by the student and with blank spaces for drawings of key concepts which are developed in class. The student writes the main terms and adds labels and drawings, while the framework provided by the notebook ensures that all the key points are present in the notes. This process accelerates note-taking, and frees time for thinking about the connections between concepts, adding extra notes and discussing with other students and the professor. This notebook can be used as a central resource to connect the lecture with the slides, the book, the lab, online resources, and previous experiences, promoting the student's success in the course.< Less
The Combat PTSD Reintegration Workbook By David Tharp, Daniel Williams
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How much training does the average veteran get to help them transition from life in a combat zone to coming home? Practically none. Written by veterans, for combat veterans, The Combat PTSD... More > Reintegration Workbook is straight talk about the real life irritants that drain your energy, affect your sleep, guilt or shame, and threaten to prevent you from realizing the American Dream you fought for.< Less
From Vision to Execution: The Creative Process in Computer Science By David G. Wonnacott
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This is a DRAFT of the first eight chapters, plus three appendices, of the course notes used for CMSC105 at Haverford College. This material is designed for use by students in this course, and may... More > not be of value to anyone not in the course. NOTE that the lulu preview shows some pages with color text and pictures, but ONLY THE COVER is in color in the actual printed books.< Less
HCG DIET MANUAL Revised September 2016 By Cara Phillipo
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This is a medically supervised HCG Diet and HCG Weight Loss and Wellness Program created and facilitated by Naturopathic doctors. This HCG Diet Guide is used along with the HCG Diet Program Portland... More > at The Natural Path.< Less
2016 Diving for Science Symposium Proceedings By Lisa Lobel, Michael Lombardi
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Proceedings of the 2016 AAUS Diving for Science Symposium held September 20-24th, 2016 in Narrangansett, RI and hosted by University of Rhode Island.
Hidden Scents: The Language of Smell in the Age of Approximation By Allen Barkkume
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Hidden Scents will vaporize you into an aromatic molecule, tickling the brain-fingers in your nose. A cacophony of receptor neurons activating and inhibiting, you become a recognized pattern and... More > burst towards the limbic superhighway of the primitive organism. You are an emotion, a virtual body-state stored in memory, coming to life once again in the act of perception. In a breath, you are exhaled, washed away into the lexicographical maelstrom of the Language of Smell. Hidden Scents explores our consensual reality, and reveals its inherent ambiguity. On the surface, however, it is a book about the olfactive system, not only of the human but of human culture. In the concluding series of essays, olfaction is used as a paradigm for navigating issues on the threshold of public discourse: space and dimensionality, artificial intelligence, quantum theory, and the future of the internet. Be warned - you might never smell the same again.< Less
Health Informatics: Practical Guide for Healthcare and Information Technology Professionals (Sixth Edition) EBOOK By Robert E. Hoyt, Ann K. Yoshihashi
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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< Less
Introductory Human Physiology By Emma Jakoi, Jennifer Carbrey
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Physiology is an integrative science which considers the function of each organ and organ system and their interaction in the maintenance of life. This book is designed to provide the foundation for... More > understanding the normal function of the human body. Each chapter emphasizes the basic concepts that apply to each organ and organ system as well as their integration to maintain homeostasis and proper responses to perturbations such as exercise, illness, and trauma. The organ systems covered include: nervous, muscle, cardiovascular, respiratory, endocrine, reproductive, gastrointestinal, and urinary. Examples from daily life activities and clinical scenarios as well as review questions are presented to illustrate basic science principles, to facilitate integration of the course content and to foster problem solving skills.< Less