Books tagged: medical research

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The Devil's Ruse
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
SET AGAINST THE BACKDROP OF WWI, the novel pits the brightest scientific minds of the day against a deadly secret. In an effort to bring an end to a war that has been raging for four years, Dr. Nicholas Wareing takes on a risky research project for the U.S. Army. He struggles to unravel the mystery of influenza at a time when viruses were not understood.
Theory and Case Study Research
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This article describes case study research and shows how difficult such research is. Valuable for its contributions to theory, case study research requires strong conceptual skills on the part of researchers.
Reaching the Impossible - Dr. Krishna Kumar's Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The story of the life and medical pioneering work of Dr. Krishna Kumar, a world renown Canadian neurosurgeon. Follow his rise from a humble beginning in India to a recipient of the 'Order of Canada.' Nick-named the "Guru of Chronic Pain Relief," in 2009 Dr. Kumar was named to India Abroad's Power List. He's helped develop ‘RestoreSensor neurostimulators’ using Wii motion-sensors technology.
Zombie Apocalypse: Redemption
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Dr. Donna Cairn, a genetics researcher with the Center for Disease Control, had thought the Zombie Apocalypse Alert issued by the CDC was advertising hurricane preparedness. But when people started dying from dog bites and their bodies come up missing, she has no choice but believe. How do you cure people who are already dead? How do you kill the dead?
Aging by Design: How New Thinking on Aging Will Change Your Life
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Price: Free! Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Why do we age? This scientific mystery remains unsolved and has major implications for medicine and public health. This short book describes the theorists, controversies, history, experimental evidence, and evolution concepts surrounding biological aging theories. Exciting new theories will change the way we think about and attempt to treat or prevent age-related diseases. 5/14
The Kiss of Night
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A virus has spread across the United States preventing people from reawakening when they fall asleep. But Chicago's Professor Dale Grady has a genetic disorder that may be the key to stopping this virus. It’s up to Grady, his teenage daughter Michelle and a strange boy named Matthew Suggs to not only stay awake and hope for a cure, but take care of thousands of sleeping souls.
Anti-Sentient
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Spore Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Strange things are happening in Los Angeles: a homeless man attacks a waitress returning home from the late shift; the residents of a West LA apartment complex are awoken in the middle of the night to discover a group of strange people with white eyes and teeth like razors attacking a man in the courtyard. The media is blaming the violence on terrorists. The actual cause is far more insidious.
Healthcare, The User's Manual
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
This book is THE indispensable guide to navigating the chaos that is healthcare in the US today. It will help you understand how we got to this point and what you can do NOW to obtain the best possible healthcare for you and your family.
In the Shade of the Mulberry Tree: A year in Zambia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Moving to Africa with two young children was not what Catharine had planned to do with her life, particularly given her fear of malaria and tropical diseases. But following her husband to Zambia, she contends with poverty and potholes, motherhood and mosquitoes, and is variously rescued by goats, nuts, lavender and Sherry. Could she ever come to call this home?
Basics For Evaluating Medical Research Studies: A Simplified Approach—And Why Your Patients Need You To Know This (Delfini Group Evidence-based Practice Short Guide)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
"Best help with evidence-based medicine available." Marty Gabica MD, Chief Medical Officer, Healthwise ...This book is about how to evaluate the reliability and clinical usefulness of clinical trials. Written for physicians and other health care professionals, this book is written in easy-to-understand terms that even the layperson can understand and put to use.