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Osteochondritis Dissecans, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Osteochondritis Dissecans, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Osteochondritis dissecans (OCD) is a disorder that forms in joints, most often in children and adolescents. It happens when a small segment of bone starts to separate from its surrounding area due to inadequate blood. The small piece of bone and the cartilage covering it start to crack and become loose.
Perthes Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Perthes Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Perthes disease (also termed Legg-Calve-Perthes) is a rare childhood disorder that involves the proximal femoral epiphysis of the hip. It normally happens in children who are between 4 and 10 years old. It happens when the blood supply to the rounded head of the femur is temporarily stopped, resulting in necrosis.
Turf Toe, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Turf Toe, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Turf toe is a disorder that depicts a hyperextension injury to the plantar metatarsophalangeal-sesamoid complex of the big toe. It is a rare and debilitating disorder, mostly seen in American footballers after the introduction of harder, artificial ‘turf’ surfaces. Turf toe indicates a substantial injury to the big toe.
Coccygeal Injury, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Coccygeal Injury, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Coccygeal Injury is the injury of the coccyx bone bending forward after falls on the coccyx or repetitive injury to the coccyx. A fall onto the coccyx or direct blow to the coccyx can injure the coccyx The coccyx can be damaged or fractured during childbirth The patient can sit on a doughnut cushion to avoid pain
Facet Joint Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Facet Joint Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Facet joint syndrome is pain produced at the joint between 2 vertebrae in the spine. The facet joints are the joints in the spine that allow the back to be flexible and permit the patient to bend and twist. Nerves pass out the spinal cord through these joints on their way to other parts of the body.
Neck Disorders, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Improvised Treatment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Neck Disorders, Diagnosis and Treatment and Improvised Treatment The cervical spine in the neck is made up of seven bones called vertebrae separated by discs filled with a cushioning gel-like substance. Over time, these natural shock absorbers become worn and can start to degenerate. Decades of bending, lifting, turning, and twisting can really take their toll on the neck.
Cervical Radiculopathy, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Cervical Radiculopathy, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Cervical radiculopathy, often called a "pinched nerve" happens when a nerve in the neck is compressed or irritated where it branches away from the spinal cord. This may produce pain that radiates into the shoulder, and muscle weakness and numbness that travels down the arm and into the hand.
Boutonniere Deformity, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Boutonniere Deformity, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Boutonniere deformity occurs when the finger is flexed at the proximal inter-phalangeal joint (PIP), with hyperextension at the distal inter-phalangeal joint (DIP). This can be injury produced by force applied to the top of a bent middle joint of a finger, a cut or a deep burn Rheumatoid arthritis is a cause.
Snapping Hip Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Snapping Hip Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Snapping hip syndrome (SHS) is a hip disorder that cause a snapping sound when their affected hip joint moves. In most cases there is no pain but leg muscle weakness when trying to lift the leg sideways or forward There is difficulty with regular physical activity such as walking or rising from the chair.
Trochanteric Bursitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Trochanteric Bursitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Trochanteric bursitis is the inflammation of the bursa (fluid-filled sac near a joint) at the part of the hip termed the greater trochanter. When this bursa is irritated or inflamed, it produces pain in the hip. Trochanteric bursitis can happen: 1Injury to the hip 2Play or work causing joint overuse or injury
Mallet Finger, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,550. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Mallet Finger, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases A Mallet finger is a deformity of the finger caused when the tendon that straightens the finger is injured The fingertip will droop The force of the blow to the finger tears the extensor tendon A piece of bone is pulled away from the rest of the bone X-ray can reveals whether the bone piece has broken away with tendon
Elbow Disorders, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Improvised Treatment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Elbow Disorders, Diagnosis and Treatment and Improvised Treatment The elbow joint is the area where three long bones (humerus, radius and ulna) connects,. Tendinitis can involve the inner or outer elbow. Bacteria can infect the abraded skin of the elbow. The funny bone or ulnar nerve can be pinched at the elbow to produce numbness and tingling of the little and ring fingers.
Hand Disorders, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Improvised Treatment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hand Disorders, Diagnosis and Treatment and Improvised Treatment The hand is one the most useful organ of the human body. Hands are made up of a very delicate and complex structure. The muscles and joints in the hand have a great range of movement and precision. The human person can do a wide range of things with the hands, such as grip objects tightly and lift heavy weights.
Not Likely, Defeating Cancer & Stupidity
You set the price! Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Find out how a healthcare system is out of control and killing people. First I was told there was nothing wrong. Then I was told, don't worry we can fix it. Then things got really bad. This is the true story of my last four years. In my battle, giving up meant dying. To stay alive, Cancer was not my biggest problem.
Complex Ovary Cyst, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Complex Ovary Cyst, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases My granddaughter was diagnosed with a complex ovary cyst after 3 months of abdominal bloating and discomfort. She was referred to a colon specialist who did an ultrasound on her and found a large ovary cyst. She was sent to a gynecologist who managed to remove her large ovary cyst that had filled the abdomen.
Forearm Fractures, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Forearm Fractures, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Forearm fractures are frequent in childhood, responsible for more than 40% of all childhood fractures. The forearm comprises 2 bones: the radius and the ulna. About 75% forearm fractures in children happen at the wrist end of the radius. Forearm fractures often happen when children are playing on the playground.
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,550. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Epistaxis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases A Nose bleeds easily because it is very vascular The blood vessels are very thin and superficial They can be damaged easily by injury or sneezing Rarely is a nose bleed dangerous or life threatening Most nose bleeds are mild and nose pressure can stop the flow The rare dangerous bleed comes from the upper posterior nose
Dizziness, A Simple Guide to The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Dizziness, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases True dizziness is a feeling of light-headedness, unsteadiness or simply feeling faint. It involves the sensory organs, specifically the eyes and ears, so it can occasionally cause fainting. Vertigo unlike dizziness is a feeling that the patient is spinning or moving, or that the world is spinning around the patient.
Burnout in Healthcare: A Guide to Addressing the Epidemic
You set the price! Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In this book, award-winning author and hospital physician Rajeev Kurapati offers a guide to recognizing burnout among medical professionals, as well as providing practical, actionable techniques for developing resilience at both the individual and organizational levels. Based on the latest evidence-based research, these steps will help practitioners regain joy and gain freedom from burnout.
Skin Lichen Planus, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Skin Lichen Planus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Lichen Planus is a chronic inflammatory disease of the skin It consists of red small papules which can cause itch and scratching Lichen planus resembles a simple plant, a lichen while planus is Latin for flat The cause of lichen planus is believed to immunologically mediated with possible genetic inheritance.

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