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by Hasan Sozen (ed.) - InTech , 2016
Although fitness and health have similar properties, they are two very different concepts. While health refers to the absence of diseases, fitness refers to the degree of body functioning and the ability of the body to handle physical demands.
The Edinburgh Companion to the Critical Medical Humanities
by Sarah Atkinson, Jane Macnaughton, Jennifer Richards - Edinburgh University Press , 2016
This volume comprehensively introduces the ways in which interdisciplinary thinking across the humanities and social sciences might contribute to, critique and develop medical understanding of the human individually and collectively.
Hip Fracture Outcomes in People Age 50 and Over
- U.S. Government Printing Office , 1994
During a few short weeks, four persons residing in adjoining towns and villages upon the coast of Suffolk had mysteriously disappeared from their homes, leaving no traces behind them. The local authorities were disinclined to move in the matter ...
Health Effects of Electromagnetism
by Paul Heroux - McGill University , 2013
From the table of contents: Electric Power Systems - Description of Electric Power Networks; Electrical Safety; Electromagnetism and Biology; Health Effects of Extra-Low Frequency Radiation; Health Effects of Radio-Frequencies and Microwaves.
The Making of British Bioethics
by Duncan Wilson - Manchester University Press , 2014
This book draws on a wide range of sources to detail how and why bioethics became so influential in Britain, including the archives of government departments, public inquiries, universities and professional organisations, as well as private papers.
by Ramesh Madhavan, Shahram Khalid (eds) - InTech , 2013
Telemedicine is the use of telecommunication and information technologies in order to provide clinical health care at a distance. This volume is related to Mental health, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, and telemedicine delivery platforms.
by Luis Falcón - Wikibooks , 2013
This book is about GNU Health, the Free Health and Hospital information System. GNU Health is a philosophy. It's putting Free Software as a public good, and as an integral part of Public Health. It's about equity, community work and solidarity.
Treatments for Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis
by Joan Glacy et al. - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality , 2013
This review compared the effectiveness and common adverse events of medication classes used to treat seasonal allergic rhinitis in adolescents and adults, and in children. Two independent reviewers performed study selection and data abstraction.
Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering
by Jose A. Andrades (ed.) - InTech , 2013
The book covers stem cells, cell culture, polymer synthesis, novel biomaterials, drug delivery, therapeutics, and the creation of tissues and organs. It will serve as a reference for graduate students, post-docs, teachers, and physicians.
by Vladimir Antonov - Scientific-Spiritual Ecological Center , 2012
This book contains a description of mechanisms and regularities of the development of the reproduction system of human beings, including embryonic period, childhood and adolescence. It also describes the mechanisms of forming of homosexuality.
Men's Business A to Z
by Warwick Carter - Medwords , 2012
This book is a simple guide to the genital and urinary systems of men their anatomy, symptoms, investigation, diseases, management, function and physiology. Despite its size it is comprehensive and includes all relevant information for the topic.
Human Dignity and Bioethics
by Adam Schulman, Thomas W. Merrill , 2008
Human dignity -- is it a useful concept in bioethics, one that sheds important light on the whole range of bioethical issues, from embryo research and assisted reproduction, to biomedical enhancement, to care of the disabled and the dying?
- Wikibooks , 2010
Ethnomedicine is a sub-field of medical anthropology and deals with the study of traditional medicines: not only those that have relevant written sources, but also those, whose knowledge and practices have been orally transmitted over the centuries.
by Balwant Singh Gendeh - InTech , 2012
This book incorporates new developments, as well as future perspectives in otolaryngology. Otolaryngologists, researches, specialists, trainees, and general practitioners with interest in otolaryngology will find the book interesting and useful.
The Management of Hip Fracture in Adults
- National Clinical Guideline Centre , 2011
Although hip fracture is predominantly a phenomenon of later life, it may occur at any age in people with osteoporosis or osteopenia, and this guidance is applicable to adults across the age spectrum, including the needs of younger patients.
When I'm 64
by L.L. Carstensen, C.R. Hartel - National Academies Press , 2006
Examines how individual and social behavior play a role in understanding diverse outcomes in old age. It also explores the implications of an aging workforce on the economy. A useful resource for policymakers, researchers and medical professionals.
Tracheal Stenosis: Diagnosis and Treatment
by Badr E. Mostafa et al. , 2012
The determination of the extent of stenosis and any associated pathological lesions is critical in the design of a proper treatment. The aim of this guide is to compile a working protocol for the diagnosis and management of these complex cases.
No More Aching Back
by Leon Root - Villard Books , 1990
Dr. Root explains how a back examination is conducted and what tests a doctor performs to determine the cause of your back pain. He describes the structure of the back, how it functions, and how these functions can break down in an unhealthy back.
by Sir Francis Galton - Macmillan and Co. , 1892
The book discusses the evidence validating fingerprints as a means of personal identification, permanence of the fingerprint characteristics, uniqueness of an assemblage of ridge details, the variability and classifiable nature of patterns, etc.
Dental Recall: Recall Interval Between Routine Dental Examinations
- National Collaborating Centre for Acute Care , 2004
The guideline includes recommendations for patients of all ages and covers primary care received from NHS dental staff (dentists, independent contractors contracting within the NHS, dental hygienists and therapists) practising in England and Wales.
Embryonic Stem Cells
by Craig Atwood - InTech , 2011
Pluripotent stem cells have the potential to revolutionize medicine, providing treatment for diseases that currently lack therapies. This book describes recent advances in the generation of tissue specific cell types for regenerative applications.
by James McMorran, at al. - Oxbridge Solutions , 2011
GPnotebook is an online encyclopaedia of medicine that provides a trusted immediate reference resource for clinicians in the UK and internationally. Fast and reliable, many doctors use GPnotebook during the consultation.
Degeneracy: Its Causes, Signs and Results
by Eugene S. Talbot - Walter Scott, Ltd. , 1898
The present work is the result of twenty years' labour in a limited medical department of biology. It attempts to lay down general principles for practical purposes in a way that permits their application to the solution of sociologic problems.
Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine
by George M. Gould, Walter L. Pyle - W. B. Saunders , 1898
A book written in 1896, cataloging the true and the apocryphal from medical literature going as far back as ancient Rome. Some of this stuff is very definitely false, some is definitely true; and most of the stuff in between is hard to believe.
The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English
by R.V. Pierce - World's Dispensary , 1890
An extensive dissertation on Physiology, Hygiene, Temperaments, Diseases and Domestic Remedies. It is for the welfare of every person to understand the means for the preservation of health. This edition was published in 1895.