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New Books for the Week of April 2

Accelerated education in nursing : challenges, strategies, and future directions / Lin Zhan, Linda P…

Assessing the risk : suicidal behavior in the hospital environment of care / Sharon Chaput, Kirk Woo…

Chaput, Sharon

Berek & Novak’s gynecology.

“Berek and Novak’s Gynecology is the gold standard text in general gynecology serving both as a comprehensive reference and a practical, clinically-oriented text. This reference is not only a must-have product for residents in training, but it offers information for the practicin…

The business of nurse management : a toolkit for success / Nancy Bateman.

Bateman, Nancy.

Cardiothoracic surgery review / editors, Kenneth L. Franco, Vinod H. Thourani.

“Cardiothoracic Surgery Review covers all of the core knowledge necessary to pass the cardiothoracic boards or the cardiothoracic recertification exam. Each topic presents core information in two-to-four pages and concludes with a brief list of the most important references. The …

Compact clinical guide to geriatric pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses / Ann Qu…

Quinlan-Colwell, Ann.

Contemporary psychiatric-mental health nursing / Carol Ren Kneisl, Eileen Trigoboff.

Kneisl, Carol Ren.

Developmental psychology and early childhood education / David Whitebread.

Whitebread, David, 1948-

Essentials of public health preparedness / Rebecca Katz.

Katz, Rebecca Lynn, 1973-

First aid cases for the USMLE step 1 / Tao Le.

Le, Tao.

First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 1.

Le, Tao.

Fischer’s mastery of surgery / editor, Josef E. Fischer ; associate editors, Daniel B. Jones, Frank …

“The scope of Fischer’s Mastery of Surgery, Sixth Edition, is consistent with the broad training of a general surgeon, providing extensive coverage of vascular surgery as well as of common thoracic, breast, esophageal, endocrine, colorectal, gastric, pancreatic, liver, and biliar…

Fischer’s mastery of surgery / editor, Josef E. Fischer ; associate editors, Daniel B. Jones, Frank …

“The scope of Fischer’s Mastery of Surgery, Sixth Edition, is consistent with the broad training of a general surgeon, providing extensive coverage of vascular surgery as well as of common thoracic, breast, esophageal, endocrine, colorectal, gastric, pancreatic, liver, and biliar…

Gass’ atlas of macular diseases.

Agarwal, Anita.

Gass’ atlas of macular diseases.

Agarwal, Anita.

Improving access to oral health care for vulnerable and underserved populations / Committee on Oral …

“Access to oral health care is essential to promoting and maintaining overall health and well-being yet only half of the population visits a dentist each year. Poor and minority children are less likely to have access to oral health care than are their nonpoor and nonminority pee…

Joint replacement arthroplasty / editor-in-chief, Bernard F. Morrey ; section editors, Kai-Nan An, J…

Maternity nursing care / Lynna Y. Littleton-Gibbs, Joan C. Engebretson.

Littleton, Lynna Y.

MATERNITY NURSING CARE, 2nd Edition delivers all of the core components of obstetrical nursing, along with in-depth study features to help you develop and enhance analytical skills. Starting with women’s health issues and pregnancy care, the chapters progress through labor and ch…

Nurses’ clinical consult to psychopharmacology / Jacqueline Rhoads, Patrick J.M. Murphy.

Rhoads, Jacqueline, 1948-

The Oxford handbook of the history of medicine / edited by Mark Jackson.

Pharmacological aspects of nursing care / Bonita E. Broyles, Barry S. Reiss, Mary E. Evans.

Broyles, Bonita E.

Pilbeam’s mechanical ventilation : physiological and clinical applications / J.M. Cairo.

Cairo, Jimmy M.

Principles of forensic medicine & toxicology / Rajesh Bardale.

Bardala, Rajesh.

Principles of human joint replacement : design and clinical application / Frederick F. Buechel and M…

Buechel, Fred.

The wandering gene and the Indian princess : race, religion, and DNA / Jeff Wheelwright.

Wheelwright, Jeff.

Reveals the surprising history of a family who believed themselves to be of Native American and Spanish Catholic descent after one family member developed breast cancer and was discovered to be carrying a genetic variant characteristic of Jews.

A woman’s disease : the history of cervical cancer / Ilana Lèowy.

Lèowy, Ilana, 1948-


100 cases in dermatology [electronic resource] / Rachael Morris-Jones, Ann-Marie Powell, Emma Benton…

Morris-Jones, Rachael.


Advances in systems biology [electronic resource] / Igor I. Goryanin, Andrew B. Goryachev, editors.


Biomaterials for surgical operation [electronic resource] / by Shuko Suzuki, Yoshito Ikada.

Suzuki, Shuko.


The changing face of medicine [electronic resource] : women doctors and the evolution of health care…

Boulis, Ann K., 1968-


Clinical neuroimmunology [electronic resource] : multiple sclerosis and related disorders / edited b…


Differential diagnoses [electronic resource] : a comparative history of health care problems and sol…

Dutton, Paul V.


Emergencies in pediatric oncology [electronic resource] / edited by Katrin Scheinemann, Allison E. B…

Scheinemann, Katrin.


Essentials of nuclear medicine imaging [electronic resource] / Fred A. Mettler Jr., Milton J. Guiber…

Mettler, Fred A., 1945-


Essentials of regional anesthesia [electronic resource] / Alan David Kaye, Richard D. Urman, Nalini …


Healthcare management engineering: what does this fancy term really mean? [electronic resource] : th…

Kolker, Alexander.


History and clinical examination at a glance [electronic resource].

Gleadle, Jonathan.


How the immune system works [electronic resource].

Sompayrac, Lauren M.


Imaging of the newborn [electronic resource] / edited by Haresh Kirpalani, Monica Epelman, John Mern…


Immunity to Listeria monocytogenes [electronic resource] / edited by Emil R. Unanue, Javier A. Carre…


Inborn metabolic diseases [electronic resource] : diagnosis and treatment / Jean-Marie Saudubray, Ge…


Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells [electronic resource] / by Sibel Yildirim.

Yildirim, Sibel.


Innate immune regulation and cancer immunotherapy [electronic resource] / edited by Rongfu Wang.

Wang, Rongfu.


Newborn surgery [electronic resource] / edited by Prem Puri.


The nurse’s grant writing advantage [electronic resource] : how grantwriting can advance your nursin…

Bowers-Lanier, Rebecca, 1944-


Out of practice [electronic resource] : fighting for primary care medicine in America / Frederick M….

Barken, Frederick M. (Frederick Mitchell), 1955-


Pediatric and adolescent concussion [electronic resource] : diagnosis, management, and outcomes / Je…


Perspectives on care at home for older people [electronic resource] / edited by Christine Ceci, Kris…


Phase response curves in neuroscience [electronic resource] : theory, experiment, and analysis / Nat…


Retinal degenerative diseases [electronic resource] / Matthew M. LaVail…[et al.], editors.


Ultrasound imaging [electronic resource] : advances and applications / Joäao Miguel Sanches, Andrew …


Visual dysfunction in diabetes [electronic resource] : the science of patient impairment and health …

New Books for the Week of March 5th

Atlas of Hematology.

Before we are born : essentials of embryology and birth defects / Keith L. Moore, T.V.N. Persaud, Ma…

Moore, Keith L.

Dementia care with Black and Latino families : a social work problem-solving approach / Delia J. Gon…

Sanders, Delia Gonzâalez.

Dignity therapy : final words for final days / Harvey Max Chochinov.

Chochinov, Harvey Max.

Genetics and genomics in nursing and health care / Theresa A. Beery, M. Linda Workman.

Beery, Theresa A.

Handbook of neurological physical therapy : evidence-based practice / P. Shanmuga Raju ; foreword C….

Shanmuga Raju, P.

Health law and medical ethics for healthcare professionals / James F. Allen Jr.

Allen, James F.

An introduction to clinical research / by Piers Page … [et al.].

Mechanisms of clinical signs / Mark Dennis, William Talbot Bowen, Lucy Cho.

Dennis, Mark, 1978-

A robust understanding of the pathophysiological mechanisms behind clinical signs is crucial for medical students and junior doctors. Being able to accurately identify the clinical sequelae of disease during physical examination and connecting cause with consequence is the first …

Multicultural care : a clinician’s guide to cultural competence / Lillian Comas-Dâiaz.

Comas-Dâiaz, Lillian.

Oncology : Strategies for Superior Service Line Performance.

Pharmacotherapeutics for advanced practice : a practical approach / editors, Virginia Poole Arcangel…

Physical therapy management of low back pain : a case-based approach / [edited by] Julia Chevan, Phy…

Principles of forensic medicine & toxicology / Rajesh Bardale.

Bardala, Rajesh.

Professionalism in health care : a primer for career success / Sherry Makely ; contributing authors,…

Makely, Sherry.

Sports biomechanics : reducing injury risk and improving sports performance / Roger Bartlett and Mel…

Bartlett, Roger.

“When working with sports men and women, the biomechanist is faced with two apparently incompatible goals: reducing injury risk and improving sports performance. Now in a fully updated and revised edition, Sports Biomechanics introduces the fundamental principles that underpin ou…

New books for the Week of October 10th

Airway management in emergencies / George Kovacs, J. Adam Law.

Kovacs, George, MD.

Care in mental health-substance use / edited by David B. Cooper.

Current diagnosis & treatment in otolaryngology–head & neck surgery / edited by Anil K. Lalwani.

“A concise, one-stop clinician’s guide for treating all major diseases of the ear, nose, throat, and neck. Conveniently organized by anatomic region. Constistent presentation includes General Considerations, Pathogenesis, Prevention, Clinical Findings, Differential Diagnosis, and…

Goldman’s Cecil medicine / [edited by] Lee Goldman, Andrew I. Schafer.

Goldman’s Cecil medicine / [edited by] Lee Goldman, Andrew I. Schafer.

Henry’s clinical diagnosis and management by laboratory methods.

Integrated textbook of geriatric mental health / Donna Cohen, Carl Eisdorfer.

Cohen, Donna, 1947-

An introduction to behavioral endocrinology / Randy J. Nelson.

Nelson, Randy Joe.

Leadership and management for doctors in training : a practical guide.

Gillam, Stephen

Lippincott’s concise illustrated anatomy. Back, upper limb & lower limb / authors, Ben Pansky and Th…

Pansky, Ben.

Manual of vascular diseases / editors, Sanjay Rajagopalan … [et al.].

Massage for sport performance / Michael McGillicuddy.

McGillicuddy, Michael, 1950-

Medical informatics : an executive primer / edited by Ken Ong.

Midwives coping with loss and grief : stillbirth, professional, and personal losses / Doreen Kenwort…

Kenworthy, Doreen.

Narrative exposure therapy : a short-term treatment for traumatic stress disorders / Maggie Schauer,…

Schauer, Maggie.

New mechanisms in glucose control / Anthony H. Barnett, Jenny Grice.

Barnett, A. H. (Anthony H.), 1951-

Palliative care for older people : better practices / edited by Sue Hall … [et al.].

Pediatrics for medical students / editors, Daniel Bernstein, Steven P. Shelov.

Textbook concentrates on evaluative skills and the rational development of differential diagnosis. It also covers clinical practice in the context of recent trends in the delivery of health care, including legal issues, coding, utilization review, utilization management and more…

A practical approach to EKG interpretation / Raj K. Anand.

Anand, Raj K., 1935-

Practice in mental health-substance use / edited by David B. Cooper.

Primer of diagnostic imaging / Ralph Weissleder … [et al.].

Principles of public health microbiology / Robert S. Burlage.

Burlage, Robert S.

Psychosocial aspects of disability : insider perspectives and counseling strategies / Irmo Marini, N…

Marini, Irmo.

Technical Manual of the American Association of Blood Banks.

Treating addiction : a guide for professionals / William R. Miller, Alyssa A. Forcehimes, Allen Zweb…

Miller, William R. (William Richard)

“An indispensable practitioner reference and text, this engaging book focuses on how to provide effective help to clients with substance use disorders. The authors, leading authorities on addiction treatment, present a state-of-the-art framework for assessment and treatment. They…

Achieving Excellence in Medical Education [electronic resource].

Gunderman, Richard B.

For most of the twentieth century in the United States, the 126 medical schools focused most of their attention on educating the next generation of physicians. However, in the decades following WWII, medical schools increasingly devoted resources to medical research, and with the…

Advances in virus research. Volume 80 [electronic resource] / edited by Karl Maramorosch, Aaron Shat…

Brain protection in cardiac surgery [electronic resource] / Robert S. Bonser, Domenico Pagano, Axel …

This book is part of the “Monographs in Cardiac Surgery Series”–Introducing ‘basic science into the cardiac operating room’. It offers fast systematic review of small areas of cardiac surgery including up-to-date information. This will allow more rapid publication than the alter…

A concise guide to nuclear medicine [electronic resource] / Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar ; foreword by Hen…

Elgazzar, Abdelhamid H.

The Corail Hip System [electronic resource] / by Jean-Pierre Vidalain.

Vidalain, Jean-Pierre.

The Corail Hip System was developed in 1986 as an innovative solution for hip arthroplasty and has since become the most used system across the world. This book is designed as a practical manual that will serve both as a reference for surgeons training on the system and as a sour…

Flow cytometry of hematological malignancies [electronic resource] / Claudio Ortolani, MD, Consultan…

Ortolani, C. (Claudio), author.

Flow Cytometry of Hematological Malignancies contains an array of graphical outputs produced by the technique in the study of the most (and the least) common diseases. The images included allow you to compare your own results with a third party reference pattern. There is a detai…

Head and Neck Cancer [electronic resource] / by Jacques Bernier.

Bernier, Jacques.

Healthcare infrastructure [electronic resource] : health systems for individuals and populations / B…

Schatz, Bruce R.

High-risk IV medications in special patient populations [electronic resource] / Sandra Kane-Gill, Jo…

Mitochondrial dynamics and neurodegeneration [electronic resource] / Bingwei Lu, editor.

Non coding RNAs in plants [electronic resource] / Volker A. Erdmann, Jan Barciszewski, editors.

Practical assessment and treatment of the patient with headaches in the emergency department and urg…

Marcus, Dawn A.

Procedures to Investigate Foodborne Illness [electronic resource].

Protection, International Association For Food.

This revised Sixth edition of “Procedures to Investigate Foodborne Illness” is designed to guide public health personnel or teams in any country that investigates reports of alleged foodborne illnesses. It is a companion to another manual published by the IAFP, “Procedures to Inv…

The psychology of the human-animal bond [electronic resource] : a resource for clinicians and resear…

Ryan’s ballistic trauma [electronic resource] : a practical guide / Adam J. Brooks … [et al.], (ed…

New books for the Week of September 12th

Advanced health assessment and clinical diagnosis in primary care / Joyce E. Dains, Linda Ciofu Baum…

Dains, Joyce E.

Autoimmune diseases : acute and complex situations

Berman’s pediatric decision making / [edited by] Lalit Bajaj … [et al.].

Clinical research for the doctor of nursing practice / Allison J. Terry.

Terry, Allison J.

Comparative health information management / [edited by] Ann H. Peden.

Educational audiology handbook / by Cheryl DeConde Johnson, Jane B. Seaton.

Johnson, Cheryl DeConde.

The fever : how malaria has ruled humankind for 500,000 years / Sonia Shah.

Shah, Sonia.

Traces the centuries-long battle to treat and prevent malaria in numerous regions of the world while revealing how hundreds of millions of people are infected annually in spite of available preventions.

Handbook of home health standards : quality, documentation, and reimbursement.

Intervention and reflection : basic issues in bioethics / Ronald Muson.

Munson, Ronald, 1939-

Introduction to health research methods : a practical guide / Kathryn H. Jacobsen.

Jacobsen, Kathryn H.

Life before birth : the moral and legal status of embryos and fetuses / Bonnie Steinbock.

Steinbock, Bonnie, author.

The MedEdits guide to medical school admissions : practical advice for applicants and their parents …

Freedman, Jessica.

Medical informatics : an executive primer / edited by Ken Ong.

Modalities for therapeutic intervention / [edited by] Susan L. Michlovitz, James W. Bellew, Thomas P…

Nursing leadership & management / Patricia Kelly.

Kelly, Patricia, 1941-

Principles and practice of geriatric psychiatry / editors, Marc E. Agronin, Gabe J. Maletta.

Stillbirth : prediction, prevention, and management / edited by Catherine Y. Spong.

Spong, Catherine Y.

Understanding normal and clinical nutrition.

VisualDx : essential dermatology in pigmented skin / senior editors, Aâida Lugo-Somolinos, Lynn McKi…

Wallach’s interpretation of diagnostic tests.

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