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Anticipate and Communicate - Ethical Management of Incidental and Secondary Findings in the Clinical, Research, and Direct-to-Consumer Contexts - Medical Tests, CT Scans, MRI
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,120. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This report, released in December 2013 by the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues, focuses on the distinct ethical issues concerning the management of incidental and secondary findings that arise from clinical, research, and direct-to-consumer testing.
The Bankrupt Australian Health System
By David Corbett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
For those wishing to bankrupt their country’s economy, they need look no further than the structure of the australian medicare system. This national health system was generated entirely from political ambition and alienated many of those working in the field. Its inefficiency is a monumental waste of resources and a drain on the country’s economy with nobody having the courage to correct it.
FIRST AID AND BEYOND PAT 2
By Dan Wolfe
Price: Free! Words: 73,070. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This handbook is designed to provide concise information regarding management of patients in austere environments. It is a ‘quick reference’ and is not meant to provide detailed discussions of physiological events. PART 2
FIRST AID AND BEYOND PART 1
By Dan Wolfe
Price: Free! Words: 42,970. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This handbook is designed to provide concise information regarding management of patients in austere environments. It is a ‘quick reference’ and is not meant to provide detailed discussions of physiological events.
Fibromyalgia And Other Chronic Painful Conditions Second Edition The Patient's Guide And Survival Manual For Obtaining Proper and Effective Medical Care
By Jeffrey B. Loomer, M.D., FACP, FACR
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book was written for the tens of millions of people worldwide who suffer from fibromyalgia and other chronic painful conditions. In my book, I systematically approach the concepts of fibromyalgia, the manifestations of this condition and other chronic painful processes, and I review available medications and their modes of actions. I focus on how one needs to begin their journey.
Benzo Land: A Benzodiazepine Withdrawal & Survival Companion & The Crimea-Putin Connection
By Richard Crasta
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Benzodiazepines, a class of tranquilizers and sleeping pills (including Valium, Xanax, and Ambien) that are often mindlessly and irresponsibly prescribed by doctors who have been sold on their merits by crooked drug companies, do more than enslave your body: ultimately, they can crush your soul. This book adds in a love story, the Crimean annexation, and possible lessons for Vladimir Putin.
The Social Organisation of Health Visitor Training
By Robert Dingwall
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Robert Dingwall's classic and original study of health visitors in the UK includes linked notes, tables from the print edition, linked index & active Contents. He studied the origins and rise of the health visitor (like physician assistants in the U.S.) from a sociological perspective, with interviews and pointed examples to show the path to professionalization of this health care service worker.
Über die Existenz der Empfindung in den Köpfen und Rümpfen der Geköpften: Eine medizinische Untersuchung aus dem Jahr 1808
By EXOT
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: German. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Schon zu Lebzeiten war Franz von Paula Gruithuisen (1774-1852) ein umstrittener Arzt, Astronom und Rundumgelehrter, der ein Buch über die Bauwerke der Mondbewohner vorgelegt hatte, über das ganz Europa lachte. Zuvor war Gruithuisen aber einer ganz anderen – und zu seiner Zeit heiß diskutierten – Frage nachgegangen: Was geht eigentlich in einem abgeschlagenen Kopf so vor sich?
Do It Yourself Medicine:A Repair Manual
By Sari Grove
Series: Grove Health Sciences, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The brain part connects to the body part... (sing to the tune of "the kneebone connects to the, thighbone, the thighbone connects to the, hipbone, the hipbone connects to the, ...) The Frontal lobe connects to the Thyroid gland, the Motor Cortex connects to the Thymus gland, The Parietal Lobe connects to the Lungs & Lymph Nodes... Note on Sidedness: (see long description for more)...
Spoken/Unspoken: hidden mechanics of the patient-doctor relationship
By Philip Berry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,770. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Second collection of posts from the Illusions of Autonomy blog, exploring medical ethics, the psychology of doctors, communication at the end of life and the challenges of training.
Life in the ER: After Midnight Book 5
By JP Struck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
We move from Florida to Tennessee where I start up my vet practice and the love of my life ends up in a coma.
Life in the ER: After Midnight Book 3
By JP Struck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,240. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Vet school continues, Kelly and I get a surprise visit and we start a family. I'm working part time in the ER.
Cytoplasmic Release of Neurotransmitters
By Nicoladie Tam, Ph.D.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
“Cytoplasmic Release of Neurotransmitters” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles & concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn & retain the materials intuitively
All You Need to Know About Acupuncture
By Anthony Campbell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,430. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book is a practical manual for modern medical (non-traditional) acupuncture. It is written for health professionals who are beginning to practise this form of acupuncture and is based on the course that the author teaches. It will also be of interest to people who have studied acupuncture in other ways and wish to explore a different approach.
Opiate Addiction Help - The Opiate Withdrawal Survival Guide
By Daniel Trump
Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification
The withdrawal process from opiates or any form of narcotic pain killer addiction can be extremely overwhelming for most people. I've experienced this first-hand and will admit - it’s NOT an easy process. It’s important to stay absolutely committed during the withdrawal process – no matter how severe the symptoms.
Letters to Doctors: Patients Educating Medical Professionals through Practical True Life Experiences. The BRCA Mutation and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome Edition
By Jonathan Herman & Teri Smieja
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This original book combines the experienced perspective of a practicing Ob/Gyn and a BRCA1 positive patient. Through their mutual desire to help those who live with the threat or actuality of BRCA mutations and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (HBOC), Letters To Doctors is a unique educational guide not only for healthcare providers but for everyone who picks it up.
Nurses Doctors & Medical Health Specialties
By Felipe Adan Lerma
Series: Poetry. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Over 70 Original titles. I have a deep affinity and connection to most of the helping fields, whether teaching, medical, arts, or fitness, and hope you will find these short poems as enjoyable and encouraging as my wife, Sheila, and I have since 1992 when we first began writing these. Thanks you so much, sincerely, Adan & Sheila ps - We also have collections of sports, love, and family poems.
Social Confidence - How to Overcome the Anxiety of Social Events (NLP series for people who stammer)
By Hiten Vyas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
As a person who stammers, do you experience anxiety about going into social situations? If so, Social Confidence – How to Overcome the Anxiety of Social Events is the eBook for you. You will learn how to change your self-image into one that is highly sociable; transform your self-image so you can approach social situations confidently, and create empowering states to help you during social events.
Ophthalmic Dispensing Revision Guide: First Year Part One
By Darren Cox
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
A revision guide for the UK Ophthalmic Dispensing qualifications. This covers some basic Optics and Lenses topics from the first year. It should be used alongside your study materials and can be used for either the correspondence or college courses for the ABDO first year dispensing exams.
21st Century End Stage Renal Disease and Kidney Failure Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), Glomerulonephritis, Dialysis, Transplant
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 317,380. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about end-stage renal disease (ESRD), kidney failure, chronic kidney disease (CKD), glomerulonephritis, dialysis, and kidney transplantation.