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Ludwig’s Angina, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Oral health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Ludwig’s Angina, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Ludwig's angina is a rare life-threatening bacterial infection that infects the floor of the mouth There is the feeling of strangling and breathing difficulty. Diagnosis: Swelling under the chin. MRI and CT scan Fluid cultures Treatment: Tracheostomy in emergency Antibiotics Dental treatment Surgical drainage Fluids
Sialadenitis, (Salivary Gland Infection) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Oral health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Sialadenitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Sialadenitis is an inflammation of the salivary glands caused by infection to autoimmune sources. Diagnosis: Swelling of salivary gland Purulent saliva Culture of saliva X-rays and CT scan for salivary stones Biopsy Treatment: Antibiotics for bacterial infection Surgical drainage of pus Fluids Warm compress Analgesics
Lyme Disease A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Lyme Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Lyme disease is a Borrelia burgdorferi infection spread through the bite of Ixodes ticks There are 3 stages: Stage 1 early localized Lyme disease Stage 2 early disseminated disease Stage 3 late disseminated disease Symptoms: Bull's eye rash Fever Diagnosis is by: ELISA and immunoblot test Treatment is by: Antibiotics
Bone Infection, (Osteomyelitis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Bone Infection (Osteomyelitis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Osteomyelitis is an infection of the bone or bone marrow by pyogenic bacteria and fungus. The causes of Osteomyelitis are: Staphylococcus (80%) Streptococci A & B Symptoms: Pain and swelling of the bone Fever Diagnosis is by: Blood and bone cultures MRI Treatment is by: Prolonged Antibiotic Surgery.
Unlocking Lyme: Myths, Truths, & Practical Solutions for Chronic Lyme Disease
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,040. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
After struggling with it personally, studying it intensely, and ultimately overcoming it, Dr. Bill Rawls understands Lyme disease. Unlocking Lyme is a holistic guide that combines Dr. Rawls' skills as a conventional physician, expertise in natural medicine, and personal experience with Lyme. It's a comprehensive guide to beating Lyme disease, and may be the key you need to get your life back.
Mycoplasma Infection, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Mycoplasma Infection, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Mycoplasma infection is the respiratory illness caused by the bacteria Mycoplasma Pneumoniae. Mycoplasma is the smallest bacterium without cell walls. Mycoplasma infection is diagnosed on blood tests and a chest x-ray Treatment is by: Antibiotics -macrolides and quinolones for 2 weeks Rest and lot of fluids.
Q-fever, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Q-Fever (a potential bioterrorism bacteria), Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Q fever is a self limited infection caused by Coxiella burneti bacteria that can affect the lungs, heart, liver and other parts of the body. Diagnosis is by: Exposure to animals Antibodies of Coxiella burnetii Treatment is by: Doxycycline Tetracyclines 2-3 g per day Hydroxychloroquine.
Legionnaire's Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Legionnaire's Disease and Its Treatment and Related Diseases Legionnaire disease is a highly infectious lung disease caused by Legionella bacteria and spread through soil or contaminated air from air conditioner units. Diagnosis is from sputum culture or indirect legionna bacterial antibody (>1.256) Treatment is by antibiotics e.g., ciprofloraxin, erythromycin etc.
Neck Lumps, (Cervical Masses) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Neck Lumps, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. A neck lump is a disorder where there is a lump, bump, or swelling in the neck. All neck lumps may involve fine-needle aspirate or excision biopsy, CXR and ultrasound or MRI. Antibiotics are needed If the lump is caused by a bacterial infection Surgery, radiotherapy or chemotherapy is needed to remove a cancer lump.
Common Cold, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Common Cold, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. The Common Cold is considered the viral infection of the upper respiratory tract caused by one of many contagious viruses that intrude into the nose, throat, sinuses or ears. A specific viral diagnosis can be cultured from nasal secretions Treatment is by: Rest Hydration Antihistamines Nasal decongestant Hot soup.
Encephalitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Encephalitis and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Encephalitis is a serious medical disease which causes inflammation and infection of the brain. The causes are: Virus, Bacteria, Fungi, Parasite. The symptoms are: Severe headache, Fever, Confusion. Treatment is hospitalization, antibiotics, antiviral, antifungal, sedatives, steroids, oxygen, intravenous fluids.
Cellulitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Cellulitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Cellulitis is a frequent medical skin infection caused by bacteria that can spread through the skin and connective tissues. The disease is an acute, painful and potentially severe infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissues. Flucloxacillin 500 mg four times daily (in adults) is given as first-line treatment.
The Bug Stops Here: Force Protection and Emerging Infectious Diseases - Disease through History, Preventable Disease and Non-Battle Injuries, Regional Combatant Commands, From Black Death to Malaria
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The purpose of this paper is to review important lessons that have been learned in the past, and to revisit the older but proven principles of force protection that are in danger of being forgotten in today's technology-focused military environment.
21st Century Military Documents: Commander's Guide to Regulated Medical Waste (RMW) Management - Treatment, Transportation, Segregation, Packaging, Storage, Sharps, Blood, Biosafety Levels
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This document provides information and guidance to Commanders of U.S Army military treatment facilities (MTF), dental and veterinary activities, and research facilities on the management of regulated medical waste (RMW).
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Preservation of Foods, Microbiology, Food Spoilage, Microbial Growth, Chemical and Thermal Preservation, Additives, Canning, Meat, Fruits and Vegetables
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Methods / Professional, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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: Sterile Procedures (MD0540) - Communicable Diseases, Bloodborne Pathogens, Medical and Surgical Asepsis, Wound Care, Isolation, Prevention of Infection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,180. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, 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.
Blinkered
Price: Free! Words: 18,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Chronic disease, Antibiotics resistance and Lyme disease- This essay argues that three major threats to human health are rooted in a state of complacency in modern medicine, as valuable knowledge is routinely repressed. Is our medical system too convenient to change? Blinkered suggests a set of proposals and opportunities relevant to every stakeholder of the healthcare ecosystem.
21st Century Hepatitis C (HCV) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Cirrhosis, Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC), Liver Transplants, New Medications
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 547,120. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This comprehensive ebook provides a wealth of authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about hepatitis C (HCV). Starting with the basics, and advancing to detailed patient-oriented and physician-quality information, the 21st Century Sourcebook series provides the information needed to understand this infection.
Cyclospora
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Cyclospora teaches you about the causes, risk factors, symptoms, tests and treatment for this stomach infection which is also known as cyclosporiasis.
A Race Against Time Living With Lyme: A Near Death Experience From a Tick
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,950. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A Race Against Time: Living With Lyme is a creative nonfiction memoir telling the story of a suffering Lyme disease patient's tremendous resilience. Rosa raced against time in a desperate search of a medical explanation for the rapid 30 pound weight loss and other debilitating symptoms. Rosa endured pain that tormented her frail body from head to toe. She saw over 15 doctors in a 4 year period.