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U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics IV - Digestive, Antacids, Antiemetics, Endocrine, Insulin, Hypoglycemic, Adrenocortical Hormones, Ergot Alkaloids, Contraceptives
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In this subcourse, MD0807, other systems of the body (for example, the digestive system) and the drugs used to treat conditions of those systems will be discussed. As in the other pharmacology subcourses, you will be provided background material in anatomy, physiology, and pathology in order to help you learn about the specific drugs discussed in the subcourse.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics III - Respiratory System, Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems, Cardiac Drugs, Vasodilators, Urogenital, Antihypertensive Agents
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,840. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Drugs that act upon the respiratory system, cardiovascular system, or urinary system are frequently dispensed in both military and civilian pharmacies.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics II - Dermatological, Muscular, Muscle Relaxants, Analgesic, Ocular, Autonomic Nervous System, Adrenergic, Cholinergic Agents, Auditory Anatomy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Subcourse MD0805, Therapeutics II, is intended to give you a review of certain essential anatomical and physiological concepts important to pharmacology and to introduce six categories of drugs.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics I - Pharmacy, Anatomy, Pharmacology, Anesthetic, Central Nervous System, Surgery, Sedative, Anticonvulsant, Narcotics, CNS Stimulants
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In your role, you will serve as a source of drug information. Patients and friends will ask you specific questions concerning the use of prescription and over-the-counter medications. You must know the trade and generic names of literally hundreds of medications. Furthermore, you must know the cautions and warnings associated with many agents.
脊柱側弯症完全ハンドブック:~手術が必要な方のために~
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: Japanese. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
脊柱側弯症手術が必ずしも恐ろしく、不確実で、不安を抱えた経験である必要はありません。事実、適切な情報とアドバイス、知識が伴うと、情報に基づいた最適な治療オプションを、自信をもって選択することができます。 ケビン・ラウ博士の最新の著書は、正しい情報に基づいて脊柱治療の選択ができるよう、重要かつ最新の情報を授けてくれます
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Prescription Interpretation - Script Form, Common Latin Terms and Abbreviations
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The prescription is a vital link between the physician and pharmacy personnel. The prescription states the drug and the dose of that drug the patient must receive.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Introduction to Medical Records and the Patient Administration Division - Army Medical Department (AMEDD)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This subcourse will provide an overview of the many facets of medical recordkeeping, the administrative aspects of support health care, and the functions of the Office of the Chief, Patient Administration Division.
Adventures in Anaesthesia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,170. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Rachel Black. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
“As the anaesthetist sedated the patient, secured the airway and sited the drip I had struggled to insert, the seizure stopped and the chaos turned to calm. As order was restored I breathed a sigh of relief. And gratitude. And something else: I too, wanted to be like that”. Inspired to become an anaesthetist, Dr May embarks on a training programme to fulfil her dream.
Guida completa alla Chirurgia della scoliosi per il paziente: Una panoramica approfondita e imparziale di ciò che ci si deve aspettare quando si affronta un intervento per la scoliosi
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: Italian. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
Un intervento chirurgico per la scoliosi non deve essere un'esperienza spaventosa, traumatica e segnata dalla preoccupazione. In effetti, avendo a disposizione adeguate informazioni e conoscenze, puoi prendere decisioni serene e basate sui fatti sulle possibilità di trattamento migliori e maggiormente consigliabili.
Le manuel complet sur la scoliose et la chirurgie pour les patients: Un regard impartial en profondeur : qu’attendre avant et pendant l’opération de la scoliose
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 75,330. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
Une opération de la scoliose n'a pas besoin d'être une expérience problématique et pleine d'anxiété. En fait, avec la bonne connaissance et une information correcte, vous pouvez prendre en toute confidence et bien informé les décisions sur les meilleures options de traitement.
Guía completa para pacientes sobre la cirugía para el tratamiento de la escoliosis: Un análisis detenido y objetivo acerca de qué se puede esperar antes y durante la cirugía de escoliosis
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 80,970. Language: Spanish. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
La cirugía para la escoliosis no tiene por qué resultar ser un proceso abrumador, problemático o repleto de ansiedad. De hecho, con la información, consejos y conocimientos adecuados, podrá tomar decisiones confiadas e informadas acerca de las mejores y más apropiadas opciones de tratamiento disponibles.
Operative Skoliose-Eingriffe – das erwartet Sie – so bereiten Sie sich vor: Ein Handbuch für Patienten: Ein detaillierter und objektiver Einblick in das, was Sie vor und während eines operativen Skoliose-Eingriffs erwartet
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: German. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
Sich einer Skoliose-OP zu unterziehen muss keine entmutigende, belastende oder sorgenvolle Erfahrung sein. Im Gegenteil - mit den richtigen Informationen, der richtigen Unterstützung, dem richtigen Wissen entscheiden Sie selbstbewusst und informiert, welche für Sie die beste und sinnvollste Behandlungsmethode ist.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Microbiology for the Veterinary Specialist - Bacteria, Pathogenicity, Anaerobic, Antibacterial Agents, Sterilization, Foodborne Illness, Food Spoilage, Mold
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Why are we interested in microbiology? Microorganisms are one of the major causes of food spoilage and food deterioration in the Armed Forces. Millions of dollars' worth of subsistence is lost due to microbial spoilage each year. Additionally, many man-hours are lost due to outbreaks of foodborne illness.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Preservation of Foods, Microbiology, Food Spoilage, Microbial Growth, Chemical and Thermal Preservation, Additives, Canning, Meat, Fruits and Vegetables
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Methods / Professional
In this subcourse, we will be concerned with those tiny organisms that are unfriendly, because they are responsible for a large percentage of spoilage in foods. We believe it is important to know about those microorganisms that cause food deterioration so that we can eliminate deterioration in foods before it occurs.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Introduction to the Veterinary Food Inspection Specialist Career Field - Combat Service Support, Ethics, Standards, Established Practices
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,360. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
There are lessons concerning the Veterinary Service as a whole, a look at the 91 Romeo career field and designated responsibilities in a field situation, and the importance of ethical standards.
Letting Go into Heart Disease: Adventures in Natural Alternatives for Heart Health
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
A 47 year old man was shocked to be told his arteries had narrowed by as much as 70%. Shying away from drugs and operations, this is the story of the first two years he spent trying out different natural alternatives, including a radically changed diet, a simple exercise program, and emotional and physical therapies outside the mainstream medical world.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Cardiac Rhythm Interpretation - Electrocardiogram, EKG, Dysrhythmia, Electrophysiology, Rhythms/Heart Blocks
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In this subcourse, you will study recognition of cardiac dysrhythmias. This information will aid you in maintaining and improving the health of soldiers. In that pursuit, do your best to achieve the objectives of this subcourse.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Intravenous Infusions and Related Tasks - Obtaining Blood Specimen, Treatment for Anaphylactic Shock, Universal Body Substance Precautions
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
As a soldier medic, you will be providing medical care in a variety of situations. The method you will use to control hemorrhage in a casualty will likely depend on the tactical situation. Once hemorrhage has been controlled, the casualty may need fluid resuscitation to combat hypovolemic.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Management of Patients With Respiratory Dysfunctions - Respiratory System, Devices to Aid Breathing, Administering Oxygen, Suctioning
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,950. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory
This subcourse presents a review of the respiratory system, devices such as the oralpharyngeal airway and bag-valve-mask (BVM) systems which are used to assist a patient's breathing efforts, procedures for supplying the patient with additional oxygen through the use of the face mask and nasal prongs, and procedures for removing secretions interfering with breathing through the use of suction.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Sterile Procedures (MD0540) - Communicable Diseases, Bloodborne Pathogens, Medical and Surgical Asepsis, Wound Care, Isolation, Prevention of Infection
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,180. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This subcourse discusses communicable diseases and how they are transmitted, medical asepsis, surgical asepsis, the purposes of dressings, types of dressing materials, how to change a sterile dressing, and how to irrigate a wound.