Categoría: Medicina

BMA Illustrated Medical Dictionary – DK

The BMA Illustrated Medical Dictionary gives comprehensive coverage of anatomical terms, disorders, tests, treatments and drugs and contains extensive cross referencing for fast access to related topics. It is the essential dictionary for general practitioners, students and those with an interest in the medical field. The only full-colour illustrated dictionary that provides authoritative yet accessible definitions of every important medical term A-Z quick-reference guide to over 5,500 medical terms Approximately 400 full-colour images Comprehensive coverage,…

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Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, 20th Edition – J. Larry Jameson

The Editors are pleased to present the 20th edition of Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine. This 20th edition is a true landmark in medicine, spanning 68 years and multiple generations of trainees and practicing clinicians. While medicine and medical education have evolved, readers will appreciate how this classic textbook has retained enduring features that have distinguished it among medical texts—a sharp focus on the clinical presentation of disease, expert in-depth summaries of pathophysiology and treatment,…

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HBR Emotional Intelligence Series – Daniel Goleman

How to be human at work. HBR’s Emotional Intelligence Series features smart, essential reading on the human side of professional life from the pages of Harvard Business Review. Each book in the series offers proven research showing how our emotions impact our work lives, practical advice for managing difficult people and situations, and inspiring essays on what it means to tend to our emotional well-being at work. Uplifting and practical, these books describe the social…

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Fisiología de la Nutrición, 2da Edición – Claudia Ascencio Peralta

La transición epidemiológica es un fenómeno mundial que se caracteriza por la coexistencia de la desnutrición con enfermedades crónicas no trasmisibles y juntas vislumbran un panorama de salud pública actual alarmante. Dichas enfermedades relacionadas con la nutrición se han posicionado como la principal causa de morbimortalidad, por lo que los profesionales de la salud debemos contar con competencias específicas para dar respuesta oportuna a dicha problemática. Para entender las enfermedades y su efecto en el…

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CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2020 – Maxine A. Papadakis

Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2020 (CMDT 2020) is the 59th edition of this single-source reference for practitioners in both hospital and ambulatory settings. The book emphasizes the practical features of clinical diagnosis and patient management in all fields of internal medicine and in specialties of interest to primary care practitioners and to subspecialists who provide general care. Our students have inspired us to look at issues of race and justice, which surely impact people’s…

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CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2019 – Maxine A. Papadakis

Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2019 (CMDT 2019) is the 58th edition of this single-source reference for practitioners in both hospital and ambulatory settings. The book emphasizes the practical features of clinical diagnosis and patient management in all fields of internal medicine and in specialties of interest to primary care practitioners and to subspecialists who provide general care. Our students have inspired us to look at issues of race and justice, which surely impact people’s…

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Calidad y Auditoría en Salud – Francisco Álvarez Heredia

Calidad y Auditoría en Salud es una guía para los profesionales de la Salud sobre los conceptos básicos de Garantía de Calidad, auditoría, mejoramiento continuo y los temas relacionados con su evaluación. La auditoría de la atención de un paciente que requiere mejorar su estado de salud, se ha centrado en los aspectos administrativos, lo cuál ha desviado la óptica sobre lo fundamental por lo cuál un paciente acude a solicitar servicios. Calidad y Auditoría…

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Pediatric endocrinology and inborn errors of metabolism, 2nd Edition – Kyriakie Sarafoglou

This book is designed as a source of practical information for the diagnosis and manage­ment of pediatric patients with endocrine diseases and inborn errors of metabolism. From its conception, Pediatric Endocrinology and Inborn Errors of Metabolism (PEIEM) was created with this dual purpose: to be both a comprehensive, clinically-focused medical reference for a broad audience from specialist nurses and general physicians to specialists in each discipline, and to be an information bridge providing inroads into…

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Optically Induced Nanostructures: Biomedical and Technical Applications – Karsten König

Nanostructuring of materials is a task at the heart of many modern disciplines in mechanical engineering, as well as optics, electronics, and the life sciences. This book includes an introduction to the relevant nonlinear optical processes associated with very short laser pulses for the generation of structures far below the classical optical diffraction limit of about 200 nanometers as well as coverage of state-of-the-art technical and biomedical applications. These applications include silicon and glass wafer…

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Neurogénesis – Samuel Taleisnik

El sistema nervioso mantiene la capacidad de modificarse anatómica y funcionalmente a través de la vida del individuo. Esta capacidad de modificación o plasticidad es uno de los prin­cipales mecanismos de adaptación del organismo. Los estímulos que inducen la plasticidad neural son activados por los requeri­mientos ambientales, el aprendizaje, modificaciones fisiológicas o lesiones del sistema nervioso. La plasticidad del cerebro deter­mina cambios estructurales como la formación y reorganización de sinapsis en neuronas preexistentes, la formación…

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