Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma: Keys for Translational Medicine by Alan Soo-Beng Khoo, Kin-Choo Pua (auth.), Pierre Busson MD,

By Alan Soo-Beng Khoo, Kin-Choo Pua (auth.), Pierre Busson MD, PhD (eds.)

This quantity intends to give a contribution to “translational drugs and biology”. through this, we suggest a bi-directional technique whose objective is to improve wisdom from simple technology in the direction of diagnostic and healing purposes and reciprocally to elevate new questions for easy scientists. One common requirement for translational examine is to set up a multidisciplinary wisdom base shared by way of the actors of assorted specialties. this is often exactly the goal of the 12 chapters of this booklet. will probably be helpful for scientists, together with PhD scholars, who are looking to develop into extra accustomed to the most innovations of NPC pathology, scientific imaging and present therapeutics. Conversely, docs who are looking to replace their wisdom of NPC biology will make the most of chapters on viral and mobile oncogenesis and diverse features of host-tumor interactions.

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Reminiscence of a Roving Scholar by Peng Yoke Ho

By Peng Yoke Ho

This attention-grabbing publication offers the weird occupation of a scientist of chinese language Malaysian foundation, Ho Peng Yoke, who grew to become a humanist and rendered his prone to either jap and Western highbrow worlds. It describes how Ho tailored to operating lower than altering social and educational environments in Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Hong Kong and England. His actions additionally coated East Asia, Europe and North the United States. Ho Peng Yoke labored in collaboration with Joseph Needham of Cambridge over various classes spanning part a century within the enormous sequence technology and Civilization in China. Ho to that end succeeded Needham as Director of the Needham learn Institute, the place he held the submit for 12 years. within the creation to the ultimate quantity of that sequence, the Oxford student Mark Elvin remarked that Ho “had lengthy piloted the send via tough times.” This ebook tells the tale and extra.

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La nouvelle cranioacupuncture de Yamamoto (YNSA) (Médecines by Bernard Memheld

By Bernard Memheld

Le Docteur Toshikatsu Yamamoto, médecin japonais, découvrit dans les années 70 une nouvelle somatotopie au niveau du crâne, jusque là inconnue. Il l’appela YNSA (Yamamoto New Scalp Acupuncture) afin qu’elle ne soit pas confondue avec l. a. crânioacupuncture chinoise, connue depuis les années 60. Au cours de ses travaux de recherche, il complète et perfectionne progressivement sa méthode, notamment par un diagnostic cervical tout à fait unique et spécifique à l’YNSA, qui devient ainsi une méthode complète de diagnostic et de traitement. Forme particulière de l’acupuncture, elle entre dans le cadre des « microsystèmes », qui ont tous en commun l’existence d’une somatotopie, représentation/projection du corps entier sur une region très réduite de ce dernier, en l’occurence, ici, le cuir chevelu. Le domaine d’application est très huge, incluant de nombreuses formes de douleurs aigues et chroniques - notamment de l’appareil locomoteur -, des pathologies neurologiques telles que les névralgies, les paralysies, les suites d’accidents vasculaires cérébraux... l. a. crânioacupuncture de Yamamoto est relativement facile à apprendre, sa mise en oeuvre est rapide, et elle donne des résultats souvent étonnants. Pour toutes ces raisons, l’auteur, élève direct du Dr. Yamamoto, a pour yet de présenter, de l. a. manière l. a. plus pratique attainable, cette method acupuncturale encore peu usitée en France, alors que son efficacité est remarquable. De ce fait, elle mérite sans conteste d’être connue et de trouver sa position au sein de l’arsenal thérapeutique des Acupuncteurs.

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Approach to Internal Medicine: A Resource Book for Clinical by David Hui, Alexander A. Leung, Raj Padwal

By David Hui, Alexander A. Leung, Raj Padwal

This totally up to date 4th variation of offers an built-in symptom- and issue-based technique with easy accessibility to excessive yield medical details. for every subject, rigorously prepared sections on diversified diagnoses, investigations, and coverings are designed to facilitate sufferer care and exam coaching. a variety of medical pearls and comparability tables are supplied to assist increase studying, and foreign devices (US and metric) are used to facilitate program in daily medical practice.

The ebook covers many hugely very important, hardly ever mentioned issues in medication (e.g., smoking cessation, weight problems, transfusion reactions, needle stick accidents, code prestige dialogue, interpretation of gram stain, palliative care), and new chapters on end-of-life care and melancholy were extra. The fourth variation comprises many reader-friendly advancements comparable to greater formatting, intuitive ordering of chapters, and incorporation of the latest instructions for every subject. method of inner drugs maintains to function a necessary reference for each clinical scholar, resident, fellow, working towards health care professional, nurse, and healthcare professional assistant.

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Essentials of Planning, Selecting, and Tailoring by Dawn P. Flanagan, Vincent C. Alfonso, Jennifer T. Mascolo

By Dawn P. Flanagan, Vincent C. Alfonso, Jennifer T. Mascolo

An authoritative source for assembly the original wishes of suffering newcomers "Essentials of making plans, settling on, and Tailoring Interventions for Unique" "Learners" bargains concrete, step by step tactics for assessing and analyzing cognitive and educational functionality for the aim of intervention making plans. The booklet is helping practitioners resolution the query, "Which intervention(s) should still i take advantage of and why?"

Leading specialists use actual case stories to give an explanation for tips to pick out and tailor interventions to deal with the original wishes of person novices.

Introduces an in depth intervention making plans procedure that may be applied by means of practitioners instantly. bargains directions for intervention making plans in an RTI carrier supply version. Demonstrates easy methods to tailor interventions for college kids with studying problems in studying, arithmetic, written expression, and in oral and written language.

Describes how one can plan, decide on, and individualize interventions for college kids in underserved and mis-served populations. those populations contain scholars from impoverished environments, English Language inexperienced persons, and scholars with inefficient reminiscence recommendations and govt functioning problems.

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Teaching Anatomy: A Practical Guide (2015 Edition) by Wojciech Pawlina, Lap Ki Chan

By Wojciech Pawlina, Lap Ki Chan

Educating Anatomy: a realistic advisor is the 1st booklet designed to supply hugely sensible recommendation to either amateur and skilled gross anatomy academics. the amount presents a theoretical origin of grownup studying and simple anatomy schooling and comprises chapters targeting particular concerns that academics in general come across within the varied and demanding eventualities within which they educate. The e-book is designed to permit academics to undertake a student-centered method and with a view to provide their scholars an efficient and effective total studying adventure. lecturers of gross anatomy and different uncomplicated sciences in undergraduate healthcare courses will locate during this specified quantity valuable details provided in a problem-oriented, succinct, and trouble-free layout. constructed through well known, specialist authors, the chapters are written concisely and in basic language, and a wealth of textual content bins are supplied to deliver out key issues, to stimulate mirrored image at the reader’s personal state of affairs, and to supply extra sensible counsel. academic theories are selectively incorporated to provide an explanation for the theoretical origin underlying functional feedback, in order that lecturers can properly regulate the suggestions defined within the ebook to slot their very own academic environments. accomplished and an important contribution to the literature, educating Anatomy: a realistic consultant is an imperative source for all teachers in gross anatomy.

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Building Healthy Communities through Medical-Religious by Richard G. Bennett MD, W. Daniel Hale PhD

By Richard G. Bennett MD, W. Daniel Hale PhD

Simply because well-being care works top while sufferers think better accountability for his or her personal future health, neighborhood outreach and sufferer schooling have taken on elevated value. construction fit groups via Medical-Religious Partnerships describes an leading edge method of the improvement of community-based overall healthiness schooling and sufferer advocacy courses special on the prevention and administration of sickness. Partnerships among overall healthiness platforms and non secular congregations, the authors exhibit, should be remarkably winning at bringing applicable care to those who are frequently tricky to serve. The e-book bargains helpful information for spiritual and scientific leaders attracted to constructing courses of their congregations and groups. It comprises useful and obtainable info for constructing overall healthiness teaching programs, identifies extra assets that may be bought from neighborhood and nationwide companies, and discusses quite a number clinical issues. It additionally outlines find out how to educate volunteers to aid others in navigating our complicated future health approach. This revised and elevated version of development fit groups via Medical-Religious Partnerships comprises numerous new chapters in addition to descriptions of 5 medical-religious partnership types. distinctive cognizance is given to the demanding situations and possibilities awarded by way of our getting older and more and more different inhabitants.

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