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- Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 17.99
Cosmetic surgery has become the subject of intense media and public interest in the last few years. It is unique amongst the surgical specialties in that prospective patients are directly targeted by advertising, and often, through the use of aggressive sales and marketing techniques. For the general public and potential patients, understanding the... more...
- Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 84.99
Although there are various official websites and printed guidelines available for the surgical sub-specialties, such as the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) and the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE), there is currently no central place for these guidelines to be accessed. Current Surgical Guidelines provides... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 32.99
When the benefits of surgery do not outweigh the harms or where they do not clearly do so, surgical interventions become morally contested. Cutting to the Core examines a number of such surgeries, including infant male circumcision and cutting the genitals of female children, the separation of conjoined twins, surgical sex assignment of intersex children... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 64.99
The evolution of day surgery has heralded a new era of medical, anaesthetic and nursing knowledge, skills and practice. Day Surgery: Contemporary Approaches to Nursing Care explores the familiar concepts within nursing, such as evidence-based practice, patient-centred communication, management, practice development and models of care, and uses these... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2010; US$ 11.44
Wenn jemand vor einem operativen Eingriff steht oder diesen hinter sich hat, ist der Blick oft nicht frei für seine seelischen Bedürfnisse. Der Patient/die Patientin ist oft einsam, isoliert und hilfebedürftig. Aber auch die, die ihn auf seinem Weg in den Operationssaal oder nach einer Operation begleiten, suchen oft nach Antworten auf das, was dem... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 98.00
Computer-assisted systems have long since penetrated the operating room. Their functions include pre and intraoperative imaging, image processing, modeling, simulation, navigation, and robotics. Computers help run the ?surgical cockpit.? They are critical in pre- and intraoperative process optimization, workflow management, and for information... more...
- Harrassowitz Verlag 2015; US$ 47.59
Auf antiken Vorbildern aufbauend entstand bei den Arabern des Mittelalters eine eigene Literaturgattung über die sympathetischen Eigenschaften der Naturgegenstände. Analog zur Wirkung des Magneten auf das Eisen schrieb man vielen Tieren, Pflanzen und Steinen okkulte Fähigkeiten und Heilkräfte zu. Auch der berühmte Arzt Ibn al-Gazzar (? 980 n.Chr.)... more...
- CRC Press 2011; US$ 157.95
Alterations in the amount of subcutaneous fat lead to significant changes in appearance, whether from excess (as seen in bodily obesity) or in loss of fat (as seen in facial lipodystrophy associated with the aging process). This book incorporates the current knowledge of the physiology of fat with the numerous treatment modalities available today;... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2003; US$ 30.99
Dubious Equalities and Embodied Differences considers how cosmetic surgery is taken up in representations of cosmetic surgery in medical discourse and in popular culture, drawing on a wide range of cultural manifestations including televised 'infotainment,' popular music, performance art, surgeon biographies, stories of patients, public debates,... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95
Elements of Orthopedic Surgery describes the common conditions treated by orthopedic methods. This book is composed of 11 chapters specifically presents the essential steps of orthopedic operations. Orthopedic surgery is concerned with anatomy and with neuro-muscular physiology, and it includes the pathology of a considerable part of the body aiming... more...