I'm Glad My Mom Died
It Ends with Us
Zulu
Verity
Ugly Love
Where the Crawdads Sing
The Virgin Next Door
The Satanic Verses
The 6:20 Man
November 9
TailSpin
All Your Perfects

A Theory of Immediate Awareness

A Theory of Immediate Awareness
  • Author : M. Estep
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-06-29
  • ISBN : 9789401701839
  • Detail : This book is multi- and interdisciplinary in both scope and content. It draws upon philosophy, the neurosciences, psychology, computer science, and engineering in efforts to resolve fundamental issues about the nature of immediate awareness. Approximately the first half of the book is addressed to historical approaches to the question whether or not there is such a thing as immediate awareness, and if so, what it might be. This involves reviewing arguments that one way or another have been offered as answers to the question or ways of avoiding it. It also includes detailed discussions of some ...

AIDS and Community Based Drug Intervention Programs

AIDS and Community Based Drug Intervention Programs
  • Author : Dennis Fisher
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-05-01
  • ISBN : 9781317952763
  • Detail : Delve into the uncharted territory of the “hidden” drug addict--users who are not in treatment, not incarcerated, and not officially accessible for research purposes through traditional means. AIDS and Community-Based Drug Intervention Programs describes short-term interventions used to reduce the odds that these drug users will get infected by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The book explains new methods that are being developed, such as targeted sampling, social network analysis, geomapping, and other amalgams of both quantitative and qualitative approaches, that need to be forge...

Recent Advances in Epilepsy Research

Recent Advances in Epilepsy Research
  • Author : Devin K. Binder
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-03-14
  • ISBN : 9781475763768
  • Detail : Epilepsy research has entered an exciting phase as advances in molecular analysis have supplemented in vitro and in vivo electrophysiologic and phenotypic characterization. Recent Advances in Epilepsy Research sets forth a series of chapter reviews by researchers involved in these advances. This volume is a composite profile of some exciting recent investigations in select areas of enquiry. Key features: neurogenetics of seizure disorders, new developments in cellular and molecular neurobiology of seizure disorders, the role of growth factors in seizures, new advances in the roles of metabotro...

Alcohol and the Liver

Alcohol and the Liver
  • Author : M. Fisher
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-11
  • ISBN : 9781461341840
  • Detail : Alcohol abuse is this culture's most important drug problem. Statistics indicate that it is exacting a great and relentlessly increasing toll of human suffering. It is clear that the problem is not being dealt with in any effective manner. At the invitation of the. Canadian Hepatic Foundation, many of the world's experts gathered in Toronto, May 14-15 1976, to focus attention on one of the most important aspects of the alcohol problem -alcohol induced liver damage. The epidemiology of alcohol induced liver disease was discussed and current views on the pathogenesis of the problem were reviewed...

Transportation Traffic Safety and Health Man and Machine

Transportation  Traffic Safety and Health     Man and Machine
  • Author : Hans von Holst
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • ISBN : 9783642572487
  • Detail : Hans von Holst Royal Institute of Technology, WHO Collaborating Center, Sweden Ake Nygren Karolinska Institute, WHO Collaborating Center, Sweden Ake E. Andersson Institute for Futures Studies, Sweden n a recent study initiated by Harvard University, World Bank and I World Health Organization it was concluded that road injuries will be ranked from number 9 today to number 3 within the next two to three decades if authorities all over the world do not pay more attention to this significant problem. Injuries in traffic do not only concern the patient himself but also the relatives from an emotion...

Gender Health and Information Technology in Context

Gender  Health and Information Technology in Context
  • Author : E. Balka
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2009-10-09
  • ISBN : 9780230245396
  • Detail : This volume breaks new ground by asking how our understandings of gender can be informed by exploring the socio-technical relations of ICTs in health care, and how far an appreciation of the ways in which gender works can inform and improve our understanding of how ICTs are being developed, implemented, and used in health care contexts....

Clinical Pharmacology of Anti Epileptic Drugs

Clinical Pharmacology of Anti Epileptic Drugs
  • Author : H. Schneider
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • ISBN : 9783642859212
  • Detail : "He who is faithfully analysing ... epi lepsy is doing far more than studying epilepsy" Hughlings Jackson Modifying this well-known statement by Jackson, one could say today: "He who is faithfully analysing anti-epileptic drugs is doing far more than studying anti-epileptic drugs". For these drugs not only serve to prevent epileptic fits and thus advance the treatment of epilepsy, they are also effective in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias and trigeminal neuralgia. Furthermore, clinical pharmacologists consider anti-epi leptic drugs as model drugs in pharmacokinetics and pharmocodynamics, ...

The Cultural Subcultural Contexts of Marijuana Use at the Turn of the Twenty First Century

The Cultural Subcultural Contexts of Marijuana Use at the Turn of the Twenty First Century
  • Author : Andrew Golub
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • ISBN : 9781136446276
  • Detail : Learn why marijuana use has increased in the new millennium According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug. The Cultural/Subcultural Contexts of Marijuana Use at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century takes a close look at present cannabis use trends in the new millennium by providing the latest research findings and most current case studies. Age and ethnographic data are presented in detail always with a constant focus on the unique subcultural contexts in today’s society. This examination explores the most pressin...

Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders

Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Author : National Research Council
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 1999-03-11
  • ISBN : 0309173248
  • Detail : Estimated costs associated with lost days and compensation claims related to musculoskeletal disorders-including back pains and repetitive motion injuries-range from $13 billion to $20 billion annually. This is a serious national problem that has spurred considerable debate about the causal links between such disorders and risk factors in the workplace. This book presents a preliminary assessment of what is known about the relationship between musculoskeletal disorders and what may cause them. It includes papers and a workshop summary of findings from orthopedic surgery, public health, occupat...

Bildverarbeitung f r die Medizin 2012

Bildverarbeitung f  r die Medizin 2012
  • Author : Thomas Tolxdorff
  • Publisher : Springer-Verlag
  • Release Date : 2013-11-13
  • ISBN : 9783642285028
  • Detail : In den letzten Jahren hat sich der Workshop "Bildverarbeitung für die Medizin" durch erfolgreiche Veranstaltungen etabliert. Ziel ist auch 2012 wieder die Darstellung aktueller Forschungsergebnisse und die Vertiefung der Gespräche zwischen Wissenschaftlern, Industrie und Anwendern. Die Beiträge dieses Bandes - einige davon in englischer Sprache - umfassen alle Bereiche der medizinischen Bildverarbeitung, insbesondere Algorithmen, Hard- und Softwaresysteme sowie deren klinische Anwendung, u.a.: Bildgebung und -akquisition, Sichtbares Licht, Endoskopie, Mikroskopie, Visualisierung und Animati...

Gold Mirrors and Tongue Reflections

Gold Mirrors and Tongue Reflections
  • Author : Ioannis Solos
  • Publisher : Singing Dragon
  • Release Date : 2012-11-15
  • ISBN : 9780857010766
  • Detail : Two of the major texts in the history of tongue diagnosis are presented and put into context in this volume, reaffirming the strength of tongue diagnosis as a core diagnostic method. These key texts are made available to western readers for the first time, with typical, traditional Chinese editions reproduced alongside the translation. The author provides an excellent overview of the tongue diagnosis theories in the major classics prior to the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368), and discusses significant developments and publications. The Gold Mirror Records, first published in 1341, was a popular manua...

Clinical Diagnosis

Clinical Diagnosis
  • Author : Philip Jevon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-02-16
  • ISBN : 9781444340044
  • Detail : The role and function of the nurse is rapidly changing. Some nurses are now required to undertake clinical diagnosis of the patient, a responsibility traditionally undertaken by a doctor. Clinical Diagnosis helps prepare nurses to fulfill this role, providing them with the skills and underpinning knowledge to make clinical diagnoses of patients effectively. Each chapter follows the same layout for each symptom or sign, exploring the definition, causes, history, precipitating factors, associated signs and symptoms, important considerations, relevant clinical examination, and investigations and ...