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Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th Edition
by Merriam-Webster

Language

English

Pages

1664

Publication Date

June 12, 2009

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You can set this dictionary as your default Kindle dictionary and look up words while reading. The default setting is The New Oxford American Dictionary included on your Kindle, but you have the option to change your default setting to this compatible dictionary after purchase. <br /><br /><br /><br />America鈥檚 Best-Selling Dictionary defines the current, active vocabulary of American English! Features more than 225,000 definitions and over 42,000 usage examples to clarify meaning. Newly added words and meanings across a variety of fields including technology, entertainment, health, science, and society. New words include hashtag, steampunk, digital divide, fracking, and fist pump. <br /><br /><br /><br />Special sections include A Handbook of Style, Foreign Words & Phrases, Biographical Names, and Geographical Names.<br /><br /><br /><br />Over 60 million copies of Merriam-Webster鈥檚 Collegiate Dictionary have been sold since its initial publication in 1898.
Chasing Cupcakes: How One Broke, Fat Girl Transformed Her Life (a...
by Elizabeth Benton

Language

English

Pages

380

Publication Date

January 10, 2019

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<i>I'm missing out on my life. What's wrong with me?</i><br /><br />If that's ever crossed your mind, and if you know there's more to life than what you've been living, this book is for you.<br /><br />It sucks to acknowledge that you are what's keeping you from the life you want. You sacrifice what you want most for what you want in the moment. You know everything you're supposed to do, and yet you feel stuck--limited by your past, overwhelmed by your future--in a purgatory of your own behavior.<br /><br />After decades of feeling trapped by this mindset, Elizabeth Benton shifted her whole life by proving her own stories wrong. In this book, Elizabeth will help you live a new story, in which you can, you will, and you already have everything you need to make it happen.
The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2020 (The 5-Minute Consult Series)
by , Mark B. Stephens

Language

English

Pages

1323

Publication Date

April 19, 2019

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Practical and highly organized, The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2020 is a reliable, go-to resource for clinicians in primary care, family medicine, emergency medicine, nursing, and pediatrics. This bestselling title provides rapid access to guidance on diagnosis, treatment, medications, follow-up, and associated factors for more than 540 diseases and conditions. The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2020 delivers maximum clinical confidence as efficiently as possible 鈥?allowing you to focus your valuable time on giving your patients the best possible care.<br />Get quick access to all-new content , including Internet Gaming Disorder, and a new algorithm for Tinnitus.<br />Find the answers you need quickly thanks to an intuitive, at-a-glance format, with concise, bulleted text; hundreds of diagnostic and therapeutic algorithms; ICD-10 codes, DSM-5 criteria; and much more.<br />Make confident decisions aided by current evidence-based designations in each topic.<br />Written by esteemed internal medicine and family medicine practitioners and published by the leading publisher in medical content, The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2020, 28th Edition includes a 10-Day Free Trial to 5MinuteConsult.com.<br /><br />5MinuteConsult.com is an evidence-based, online workflow tool easily integrated at the point of care. 5MinuteConsult.com provides online-exclusive content, including:<br />All-new topics, including Sports Medicine topics as they apply to Primary Care, Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome, Cholesteatoma, Rumination Syndrome, and Tinea Incognito,<br />More than 1,500 additional topics, including the full contents of The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult and Rosen & Barkin鈥檚 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult<br />Differential diagnosis support from an expanded collection of algorithms<br />Current evidence-based designations highlighted in each topic<br />Thousands of images to help support visual diagnosis of all conditions<br />A video library of procedures, treatment, and physical therapy techniques<br />An A-to-Z Drug Database from Facts & Comparisons廬<br />Guidance on laboratory test interpretation from Wallach鈥檚 Interpretation of Diagnostic Tests<br />More than 3,000 patient handouts in English and Spanish<br />Approximately 100 Diseases and Conditions in Spanish<br />ICD-10 codes and DSM-5 criteria<br />FREE point-of-care CME and CE: 0.5 credits each time you search the site to find the best treatment for your patients. This activity has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 20 prescribed credits by the AAFP and the ANCC.
A Woman's Guide to Cannabis: Using Marijuana to Feel Better, Look...
by Nikki Furrer

Language

English

Pages

225

Publication Date

December 25, 2018

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<b>If you鈥檝e heard about the self-care benefits of cannabis for pain, anxiety, and mood improvement鈥攑articularly for women鈥攂ut have been overwhelmed by it all, your guide is here.<br /> 聽</b><br /> Harnessing the amazing wellness properties of cannabis can make you feel and look your best. This entertaining, expert guide for women of all ages will demystify the world of weed and show you how to find just what you鈥檙e looking for鈥攚hether it鈥檚 freedom from aches and pains or a fit of giggles.<br /> 聽<br /> Find the right dose to relieve anxiety, depression, inflammation, and mitigate signs of aging. Boost moods, even lose weight and get restful sleep. Learn how to navigate the typical dispensary, with its intimidating variety of concentrates, edibles, vape pens, and tinctures. And understand the amazing health-giving compounds found in cannabis鈥擳HC, CBD, terpenes, and more鈥攁nd how to use topicals to reduce pain and give your skin a healthy glow. There鈥檚 even advice on how not to get high but still reap all the amazing health benefits.<br /> 聽<br /> Plus there are over twenty recipes, from edibles like Netflix and Chill Caramels to self-care products like Radiant Glow Serum.<br /> 聽
Pocket Medicine: The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of I...
by Marc S. Sabatine

Language

English

Pages

280

Publication Date

October 18, 2016

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Quick access to key clinical information and solutions to common problems in internal medicine 鈥?as close as your pocket!聽 Pocket Medicine, Sixth Edition, is your go-to resource for fast answers to diagnostic questions you鈥檒l face on rounds and exams. Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this portable, best-selling reference tackles the diagnosis and treatment of the most common disorders in cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, nephrology, hematology-oncology, infectious diseases, endocrinology, rheumatology, and neurology.聽 Bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms focus on the information you need in order to make an accurate diagnosis and develop a treatment plan.
Atlas of Aesthetic Breast Surgery
by Dennis C. Hammond

Language

English

Pages

236

Publication Date

November 25, 2008

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Apply the most current and up-to-date surgical thinking on aesthetic surgery of the breast to your practice. Hundreds of color illustrations and photographs show you how to perform new and innovative techniques for surgically and artistically augmenting, reshaping, lifting, and reducing the breast. Get expert guidance on all aspects of patient care from evaluation systems for management to a comprehensive strategy for choosing a breast implant to best fit a particular patient.<ul><li>Offers concise, how-to-do-it guidance from a respected author so you can master today鈥檚 most popular aesthetic procedures. </li><li>Features hundreds of color photographs that depict which candidates are suitable for each procedure and the results of surgery. </li><li>Shows anatomy and techniques in superb detail through more than one hundred original surgical illustrations.</li></ul>
Cannabis Pharmacy: The Practical Guide to Medical Marijuana -- Re...
by Michael Backes

Language

English

Pages

321

Publication Date

November 14, 2017

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<b>The most comprehensive and approachable book available on understanding and using medical marijuana. Revised and updated with the latest information on varietals, delivery, dosing, and treatable conditions, <i>Cannabis Pharmacy</i> is "a well-designed and -illustrated and easy-to-use resource"(Booklist) for those considering medical marijuana as a treatment option.<br /><br /></b>In <i>Cannabis Pharmacy, </i>expert Michael Backes offers evidence-based information on using cannabis to treat an array of ailments and conditions. He provides information on how cannabis works with the body's own system, how best to prepare and administer it, and how to modify and control dosage. This newly revised edition is now completely up-to-date with the latest information on the body's endocannabinoid system, which is understood to control emotion, appetite, and memory. Delivery methods including e-cigarette and vape designs are also covered here, along with information on additional varietals and a new system for classification. <i>Cannabis Pharmacy</i> covers more than 50 ailments and conditions that can be alleviated with marijuana. There are currently more than 4.2 million medical cannabis patients in the United States, and there are 33 states plus the District of Columbia where medical cannabis is legal.<br /> <br />
Medical Terminology: The Best and Most Effective Way to Memorize,...
by , David Andersson

Language

English

Pages

182

Publication Date

November 14, 2016

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<h1><strong>Medical Terminology聽</strong></h1><hr><h6><br /></h6><h2><u><strong>Let鈥檚 be very clear about this,</strong></u>聽if you want to feel proud of yourself and do a great job in the health care field, you need to learn and understand medical terminology! It is a fundamental part of the future of your career.</h2><h3><br /></h3><h3>Our medical terminology book is a must-have study guide and workbook for students looking to broaden or refreshen their skills of understanding medical terms. It is perfect for anyone who wishes to enter the medical field, and is a great complementary tool to have when preparing for the聽<strong>NCLEX</strong>聽or聽<strong>MCAT</strong>! <br /></h3><h3>Many students are also ordering聽this book as a complement聽to their <strong>Anatomy and Physiology book</strong>!</h3><hr><h3><br /></h3><h3>With this book you will learn and understand the basic concepts of medical terminology and how it is being used in everyday life among healthcare personnel. Becoming familiarised with medical terminology is a fundamental part of聽any medical career.聽</h3><h3><br /></h3><h3><strong>With that many medical books to choose from, it can be hard to decide which one to buy.聽</strong></h3><h3><br /></h3><h3>This book focuses on the readability apsect,聽which allows for an easy training guide and review. It is divided into chapters, and since the addition of multiple choice questions, the reader now has the possibility to practice and test what they have learned from previous chapters. The answers to these questions聽can be found at the very end of the book. By focusing on the important word parts 鈥?common prefixes, suffixes, and root words 鈥?the book goes to great lengths in simplifying the process of memorizing the medical language.聽</h3><h3><br /></h3><h3><strong><u>With this book you will:</u></strong></h3><h3><br /></h3><ul><li><h3>聽..Be able to interpret medical terminology</h3></li><li><h3>..Learn and understand the basic fundamentals</h3></li><li><h3>..Be able to test your knowledge with multiple choice questions</h3></li></ul><h3><br /></h3><h3>Go to the top-right of the page and click聽<strong>"Add to Cart"</strong></h3>
Nursing2020 Drug Handbook
by Lippincott

Language

English

Pages

1928

Publication Date

March 15, 2019

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Still THE #1 Drug Guide for nurses and other clinicians, always dependable, always up to date!<br /><br />Look for these outstanding features:<br />Completely updated nursing-focused drug monographs featuring over 3,700 generic, brand-name, and combination drugs in an easy A-to-Z format<br />NEW 34 brand-new FDA-approved drugs in this edition, including 31 complete monographs鈥攖abbed and conveniently grouped in a handy 鈥渘ew drugs鈥?section for easy retrieval<br />NEW More than 8,100 clinical updates 鈥攏ew dosages and indications, Black Box warnings, adverse reactions, nursing considerations, clinical alerts, and patient teaching information<br />NEW ISMP-recommended tall-man lettering for lookalike鈥搒ound alike drugs<br />Special focus on U.S. and Canadian drug safety issues and concerns<br />Photoguide insert with images of 455 commonly prescribed tablets and capsules<br />Plus FREE companion Toolkit available online through NDHnow.com<br />Monthly FDA updates featuring newly approved drugs, indications, and warnings<br />Pharmacology videos, audio pronunciation guide, and English-Spanish translator<br />Equianalgesic dosing guidelines for opioid drugs<br />Mechanisms and sites of action graphics for selected drugs<br />NCLEX廬 style questions, free CE tests, plus bonus discounts and more!
Medical Terminology: Advanced Guide to Examine Key Medical Terms ...
by George Criley

Language

English

Pages

191

Publication Date

November 30, 2019

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<p>If you have mastered the basics of medical terminology and you鈥檙e ready to take the next step, then <strong>Medical Terminology: Advanced Guide to Examine Key Medical Terms More Deeply</strong> by author George Criley is just what you鈥檝e been searching for!</p><br /><p>Many different medical terms find their beginnings in the Greek and Latin languages. This can be extremely intimidating and daunting for people that haven鈥檛 mastered the basics of writing. Don鈥檛 panic; in <strong>Advanced Medical Terminology,</strong> we鈥檒l guide you through the process.聽</p><br /><p>If you understand how to analyze the different elements in words, you鈥檒l be more prepared to begin learning advanced medical terminology.聽</p><br /><p>If you have the basic fundamental medical terminology under control, you鈥檙e ready to take the next step and start learning advanced medical terminology. In <strong>Medical Terminology: Advanced Guide to Examine Key Medical Terms More Deeply,</strong> you鈥檒l discover:</p><br /><ul><br /> <li><em>What advanced medical language is.聽</em></li><br /> <li><em>How to correctly dissect advanced medical terminology.聽</em></li><br /> <li><em>The different systems inside the body鈥檚 structure such as the skeletal system, gastrointestinal system, urinary system, neurological structure, endocrine system, blood and lymphatic system, sensory system, maternal system, reproductive systems, and much more!聽</em></li><br /></ul><br /><p><strong>Medical Terminology: Advanced Guide to Examine Key Medical Terms More Deeply</strong> will teach you advanced medical terminology utilizing a combination of anatomy and word construction.聽</p><br /><p>If you鈥檙e just getting started in the medical field, or know someone that is, then the <strong>Medical Terminology: Advanced Guide to Examine Key Medical Terms More Deeply</strong> is the perfect addition to their library.聽</p><br /><p>The <strong>Advanced Medical Terminology Guide</strong> will be the perfect book to help any medical student learn and separate medical terminology to identify its meaning</p>

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