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Battlefield Medical Network: Biosensors in a Tactical Environment - Remote Health Monitoring, Telemetry, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Bench and Field Experiments, Data Analysis and Findings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,040. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Lack of tactical health information is an issue that military leaders and healthcare providers face at all organizational levels today. Incomplete or missing treatment information undermines the provision of downrange care at higher echelons.
Epididymitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
This book describes Epididymitis, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. Epididymitis is an inflammation of the epididymis that joins the testis with the vas deferens due to bacterial or viral infections. Epididymitis may begin with a low fever, and a heavy feeling in the testis Diagnosis is by: Red, tender swelling Ultrasound of the epididymis Treatment is by Antibiotics, Scrotal support.
Flat Foot (Pes Planus), A Simple Guide to The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Flat Foot, its Treatment and Related Diseases. Flat Foot is a common disorder of the foot featured by the depression or loss of the medial longitudinal arch of the foot and linked with valgus of the foot. Diagnosis is: X-rays show a loss of the normal arch of the foot Treatment is non-surgical with exercises to stretch and loosen tight heel cords, painkillers and relaxant.
Do Not Give Up Your Favorite Sport Because Of Joint Sprain !
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Discussion about preventive measures, conservative therapies and strengthening of joints. Description of uncommon entities in sports, and combat techniques. Physiopathology of osteoarthritis.
Cholecystitis And Gallstones, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Cholecystitis, Gallstones, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Cholecystitis is a disorder caused by acute or chronic inflammation of the gallbladder. Gallstones consist of small cholesterol stones that form in the gallbladder. Diagnosis is by: Ultrasound and MRI of gallbladder for both conditions. Treatment is by: Removal of gallstones and inflamed gallbladder.
Fatty Liver, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver disease is a disorder where there are fat deposits inside the liver preventing the liver from removing toxins from the blood. Diagnosis is by: Abnormal liver function test Liver biopsy Treatment is by: Weight reduction Diet control Exercise Drugs like Metformin and Orlistat
Hypo-Pigmentation Of The Skin A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hypo Pigmentation of the Skin such as Vitiligo, Post Inflammatory hypo-pigmentation and Tinea versicolor. Hypo-pigmentation occurs when the skin cells lose pigment and become whiter. Diagnosis of Hypopigmentation is made by: 1. Typical white patches 2. Skin biopsy Treatment is by : PUVA (Psoralen) and UltraViolet A light Narrowband UVB light Steroids and immunosuppressants
PseudoGout, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the PseudoGout, Diagnosis, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Pseudogout (Calcium pyrophosphate dehydrate CPPD) is a joint condition linked with deposition of crystals of CPPD that can cause attacks of arthritis. Diagnosis is by the detection of the calcium pyrophosphate dehydrate crystals in joint fluid. Treatment may involve joint aspiration, injection of steroid and NSAIDs.
Writer’s Cramp (Hand Dystonia), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Writer’s Cramp, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Writer’s cramp (a form of forearm and hand dystonia) is a disorder resulting from a focal dystonia that produces difficulty in writing. Prolonged periods of writing produce the cramping of hand muscles. The use of a keyboard instead of a pen may assist. The thalamic deep brain stimulation (DBS) has been helpful.
Scaphoid Fracture, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,770. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Scaphoid Fracture, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Scaphoid fracture is the carpal bone most often fractured. The scaphoid is normally fractured from hyperextension of the wrist, when falling on the outstretched hand. The anatomical snuffbox is tender if there is a scaphoid fracture. A small screw is placed into the scaphoid bone to join the displaced bones.
Neurofibromatosis 1, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,700. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Neurofibromatosis Type 1 Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Neurofibromatosis is a genetic disorder causing tumors in the skin, nervous system and skeleton. NF1 is the more common form of the neurofibromatoses Diagnosis is clinical and the biopsy of asymptomatic skin neurofibromas, Treatment is none or the excision of tumors that cause pain or loss of function.
Vaginal Atrophy, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Vaginal Atrophy, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Vaginal atrophy is a disorder that is present when the tissues of the vagina are no longer well-lubricated and healthy in postmenopausal women due to the falling levels of estrogen. The walls of the vagina are thin and dry. Treatment is by use of water-based lubricant, moisturizer and topical vaginal estrogen.
Ovarian Cancer, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Ovarian Cancer and Its Treatments. Ovarian Cancer is a disease which cause malignant abnormal cells in the ovary to proliferate in an uncontrolled manner and spread to the rest of the ovary or outside the ovary. The most common is the epithelial carcinoma. Diagnosis is by transvaginal ultrasound and surgical biopsy. Treatment is with surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
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.
Pectus Carinatum, (Pigeon Chest) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Pectus Carinatum (Pigeon Chest) and its Treatments and Related Diseases. Pectus carinatum is a deformity of the chest characterized by a protrusion of the sternum and ribs like a pigeon chest. Chest exam, x-rays and CT scan can diagnose and evaluate the disorder. A brace may be used to treat children. Open surgical repair is done if there is lung or heart dysfunction.
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. Tarsal tunnel syndrome is a compression neuropathy of the posterior tibial nerve as it passes in the tarsal tunnel located behind the medial malleolus. It is due to pressure on the branches of the posterior tibial nerve. Treatment is by steroid injections, arch supports and surgical decompression of the nerve.
Sebaceous Cyst, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Sebaceous Cyst, Treatment and Associated Diseases. A sebaceous cyst is a closed sac under the skin filled with a cheese-like or oily material formed by blocked opening of the oil gland. The doctor can make a diagnosis by examining the sebaceous cyst. Placing a warm compress over the area may help the cyst drain and heal. The doctor may drain it or excise the swollen cyst.
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Treatment and Related Conditions. Cubital tunnel syndrome is said to be the second most common compressive neuropathy. The elbow is the most frequent site of compression of the ulnar nerve. There is wasting and weakness of the small muscles of the hand. Treatment is painkillers, physiotherapy and decompression of the ulner nerve in cubital tunnel.
Happiness And The Thymus Thump A Simple Guide to The Condition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Thymus Thump and Its effects on Happiness. Thymus Thump is the thumping of the chest like Tarzan. The thymus thump stimulates the thymus gland. The Thymus Thump can assist to neutralize negative energy, exude calm, revamp energy, support healing and vibrant health, and boost the immune system. Stimulation of the thymus will achieve and maintain positive health and energy.
Dysphagia, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Dysphagia and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Dysphagia is defined as difficulty in swallowing. In esophageal manometry, a tube is inserted into the stomach to measure pressure differences in various regions. Videofluoroscopy is the radiological test of choice. Definitive treatment depends on cause usually endoscopic dilation and surgical myotomy of sphincter.