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McMinn and Abrahams' Clinical Atlas of Human Anatomy: with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access (Mcminn's Color Atlas of Human Anatomy)McMinn and Abrahams’ Clinical Atlas of Human Anatomy, 7th Edition delivers the straightforward visual guidance you need to confidently perform all of the dissections required during your medical training…while acquiring the practical anatomical knowledge needed in your future clinical practice! Respected authority Prof. Peter H. Abrahams and a team of leading anatomists use a vast collection of clinical images to help you master all essential concepts. Consult this title on your favorite e-rea…

Diseases of the Human Carotid BodyEver since its discovery in 1742 the carotid body has remained an organ of mystery. Originally described as a ganglion, it was subsequently regarded as a gland, chromaffin paraganglion and non-chromaffin paraganglion. In 1928 it was shown to be a chemoreceptor with close associations with the function of baroreception in the adjacent carotid sinus and perhaps within its own substance. These discoveries led physiologists to embark on a series of elegant experimental studies on a number of animal …

Diseases of the Human Carotid Body [Paperback] [2011] (Author) Donald Heath, Paul SmithEver since its discovery in 1742 the carotid body has remained an organ of mystery. Originally described as a ganglion, it was subsequently regarded as a gland, chromaffin paraganglion and non-chromaffin paraganglion. In 1928 it was shown to be a chemoreceptor with close associations with the function of baroreception in the adjacent carotid sinus and perhaps within its own substance. These discoveries led physiologists to embark on a series of elegant experimental studies on a number of animal …

CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Primary Care 2014 (Lange Medical Books)Guidelines for more than sixty common outpatient conditions – drawn from the most authoritative sources For more than 70 years, professors, students, and clinicians have trusted LANGE for high-quality, current, concise medical information in a convenient, affordable, portable format. Whether for coursework, clerkships, USMLE prep, specialty board review, or patient care, there’s a LANGE book that guarantees success. The most current screening, prevention, and management guidelines — from go…

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CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Primary Care 2012 (LANGE CURRENT Series)The most current screening, prevention, and management guidelines for more than sixty common outpatient conditions Every topic updated! 5 STAR DOODY’S REVIEW! (of a previous edition) “The audience includes everyone who cares for patients, be they primary care clinicians, students, or residents in training. The editors, well known academic clinicians, have done a wonderful job….This is a valuable addition to every primary care clinician’s personal library at a very reasonable price.”–Doody’s …

Arterial Chemoreceptors in Physiology and Pathophysiology (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology)Every three years, the International Society for Arterial Chemoreception (ISAC) arranges a Meeting to bring together all of the major International research groups investigating the general topic of oxygen sensing in health and disease, with a prime focus upon systemic level hypoxia and carotid body function. This volume summarises the proceedings of the XIXth meeting of the Society, held in Leeds, UK during the summer of 2014. As such this volume represents a unique collection of state of the a…

Reconstructive Anatomy: Method for the Study of Human StructureEvery three years, the International Society for Arterial Chemoreception (ISAC) arranges a Meeting to bring together all of the major International research groups investigating the general topic of oxygen sensing in health and disease, with a prime focus upon systemic level hypoxia and carotid body function. This volume summarises the proceedings of the XIXth meeting of the Society, held in Leeds, UK during the summer of 2014. As such this volume represents a unique collection of state of the a…