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Book cover: Comprehensive Systems BiomedicineComprehensive Systems Biomedicine
by - Frontiers Research Topic ,
Systems Biomedicine is a field in perpetual development. It emphasizes the role of quantitative systems approaches in biomedicine and aims to offer solutions to many emerging problems characterized by types of complexity and uncertainty unmet before.
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Book cover: Handbook of Biomedical InformaticsHandbook of Biomedical Informatics
- Wikipedia ,
Contents: Applications in Healthcare Management; Health Electronic Records; Decision Support Applications; Medical Imaging Applications; Medical and biological signal applications; Databases, Digital Libraries and Literature Retrieval; etc.
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Book cover: Getting to Meaningful Use and BeyondGetting to Meaningful Use and Beyond
by - O'Reilly Media ,
Meaningful Use underlies a program for medical offices and hospitals that pays doctors and clinicians to move to fully electronic health records. This book is a rosetta stone for the IT implementer that teaches you to use electronic health records.
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Book cover: Introduction to Scientific Research ProjectsIntroduction to Scientific Research Projects
by - BookBoon ,
This book presents a concise introduction to the undergraduate scientific research project, primarily aimed at undergraduate students reading medicine, nursing and midwifery and subjects allied to health such as Biomedical Science.
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Book cover: The Diary of a Resurrectionist, 1811-1812The Diary of a Resurrectionist, 1811-1812
by - Swan Sonnenschein & Co. ,
The complaint as to the scarcity of bodies for dissection is as old as the history of anatomy itself. Great respect for the body of the dead has characterized mankind in nearly all ages; post mortem dissection was looked upon as a great indignity.
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Book cover: Medicine in the AmericasMedicine in the Americas
- U.S. National Library of Medicine ,
Medicine in the Americas is a digital library project providing scanned historical American medical books in pdf and as text files. The project is aimed at the general public, with special emphasis on historians, students, clinicians, and librarians.
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Book cover: Patient Safety and Quality: An Evidence-Based Handbook for NursesPatient Safety and Quality: An Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses
by - AHRQ ,
Discussions of a wide range of issues regarding patient safety and quality health care. This book provides some insight into the multiple factors that determine the quality and safety of health care as well as patient, nurse, and systems outcomes.
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Book cover: The New International Standard Medical and Health EncyclopediaThe New International Standard Medical and Health Encyclopedia
- faqs.org ,
Medical information about the body and health, diseases, diagnostic procedures, emotional and mental disorders, environment and health, drugs, medical emergencies, the skeleton, the muscles, skin, hair, and nails, the nervous system, and more.
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Book cover: Health EncyclopediaHealth Encyclopedia
- faqs.org ,
This comprehensive and free on-line health encyclopedia answers and explains the consequences of both unhealthy and healthy life styles and habits and teaches the causes, symptoms, and treatments of various health conditions.
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Book cover: Rehabilitation RoboticsRehabilitation Robotics
by - InTech ,
The coupling of several areas of the medical field with recent advances in robotic systems has seen a paradigm shift in our approach to selected sectors of medical care, especially over the last decade. Rehabilitation medicine is one such area.
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Book cover: The Basics of MRIThe Basics of MRI
by - Interactive Learning Software ,
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an imaging technique used primarily in medical settings to produce high quality images of the inside of the human body. This text presents a comprehensive picture of the basic principles of MRI.
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Book cover: Just Doctoring: Medical Ethics in the Liberal StateJust Doctoring: Medical Ethics in the Liberal State
by - University of California Press ,
Just Doctoring draws the doctor-patient relationship out of the consulting room and into the middle of the legal and political arenas where it more and more frequently appears. An important and exciting book in biomedical ethics.
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Book cover: Medical RoboticsMedical Robotics
by - InTech ,
Robotics is being introduced to medicine because it allows for unprecedented precision of surgical instruments in minimally invasive procedures. The aim of this book is to present new ideas, original results and practical experiences in this area.
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Book cover: Bad Bug Book: Foodborne Pathogenic Microorganisms and Natural ToxinsBad Bug Book: Foodborne Pathogenic Microorganisms and Natural Toxins
- International Medical Publishing, Inc. ,
This handbook provides basic facts regarding foodborne pathogenic microorganisms and natural toxins. Recent articles have been added to selected chapters to update the handbook with information on later outbreaks or incidents of foodborne disease.
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Book cover: Medical Ethics ManualMedical Ethics Manual
- World Medical Association ,
This manual is the result of a comprehensive consultative process, guided by the WMA. The publication is structured to reinforce the ethical mindset and practice of physicians and provide tools to find ethical solutions to these dilemmas.
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Book cover: Data Mining in Medical and Biological ResearchData Mining in Medical and Biological Research
by - InTech ,
This book brings together the most recent advances of data mining research in the promising areas of medicine and biology. It consists of seventeen chapters which describe interesting applications, motivating progress and worthwhile results.
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Book cover: Webster's New World Medical DictionaryWebster's New World Medical Dictionary
by - Webster's New World ,
This Dictionary will help you understand and communicate your medical needs. Written by the experts, this edition includes 8500 entries, including 500 new terms, a vitamin appendix, and a companion website to give you access to medical language.
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Book cover: Principles of Computerized Tomographic ImagingPrinciples of Computerized Tomographic Imaging
by - IEEE Press ,
A comprehensive, tutorial-style introduction to the algorithms for reconstructing cross-sectional images from projection data and contains a complete overview of the engineering and signal processing algorithms necessary for tomographic imaging.
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Book cover: Principles of Drug Addiction TreatmentPrinciples of Drug Addiction Treatment
by - Diane Pub. Co. ,
Decades of research and clinical practice have yielded a variety of effective approaches to drug addiction treatment. To share the results of this extensive body of research, the National Institute on Drug Abuse prepared this guide.
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Book cover: First AidFirst Aid
- Wikibooks ,
The book covers all topics required for a standard first aid course: primary assessment and CPR, legal aspects of first aid, circulatory emergencies, respiratory emergencies, internal injuries, chest injuries and internal bleeding, burns, seizures.
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Book cover: Health, United States: With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of AmericansHealth, United States: With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans
- National Center for Health Statistics ,
The report on the health status of the Nation, submitted by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. It presents national trends in health statistics and includes summaries, highlights, tables, chartbooks, and appendixes.
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