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Taste Disorders, (Abnormal Taste) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Taste Disorders, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Taste disorders are due to oral illnesses, infections, injuries, exposure to chemicals and smoke and air pollutants Diagnosis: Taste tests Spatial test on tongue Treatment: Proper oral hygiene Medicine change Treat Respiratory infections or allergies Prepare foods with colors/textures. Use aromatic herbs and spices
Thyroid Eye Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Thyroid Eye Disease, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions Thyroid eye disease (TED) is a autoimmune thyroid eye disorder caused by swelling of the muscles and fatty tissues within the eye socket causing the eye to protrude forwards. Diagnosis: Thyroid function tests (TFTs) MRI scan showing the eye protrusion Treatment: Steroid Radiotherapy Antithyroid Surgery eyelids
Anosmia, (Loss of Smell) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anosmia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Anosmia is the inability to perceive smell Anosmia can be: Incomplete (hyposmia) Permanent (genetic) Transient for reversible cause (common cold) Causes: Respiratory infections Sinusitis Head trauma Congenital Diagnosis: Smell tests Nasal endoscopy MRI Treatment: Antihistamines Steroids Medicine change Surgery for blockages
Mediastinal Tumors, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Mediastinal Tumors, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Mediastinal tumors (benign or cancerous) are found in the mediastinum, the area in the mid-chest that divides the lungs into right and left. Reproductive (germ) cell Thymic (thymus) Neurogenic (nerve) Lymphatic (lymph) Mesenchymal (tissue) Diagnosis: Mediastinoscopy Biopsy Treatment: Surgery Chemotherapy Radiation
Vulvovaginitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Vulvovaginitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Vulvovaginitis is an acute swelling and infection of the vulva and vagina Causes: Infections: STD, Fungal infection Chemical irritants: douche, soap Postmenopausal atrophy Diagnosis: Painful urination Vaginal discharge Vulvar/vaginal swab Biopsy of vulva Treatment: Antibiotics Antifungal Anti-itch Estrogen cream
Morton Neuroma, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Morton Neuroma, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Morton’s Neuroma (inter-digital neuralgia) causes pain in the forefoot especially between between the third and fourth toes. Injury cause swelling of the nerve leading to pain. Diagnosis: Palpable tender mass MRI Treatment: Surgical removal of neuroma Decompress nerve Lignocaine/steroid injection Avoid Tight shoes
Chronic Cough In Children, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Chronic Cough In Children, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Cough in children occur from causes anywhere from the nose to the alveoli. Cough occurs from irritation from the pharynx to the lungs and lasts more than 8 weeks. Causes: Asthma Rhinitis Reflux Diagnosis: CXR Allergy test Spirometry Treatment: Avoid smoke Fluid Steam inhalation Avoid allergen Antimucolytic
Ebstein Anomaly, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Ebstein Anomaly, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Ebstein Anomaly is a rare congenital heart disorder the defective tricuspid valves are found in a downward position and adherence of valve leaflets Thus the blood returns back into the right atrium causing fluid build up in the body Echocardiogram permits definite diagnosis Treatment is surgical repair of the valves.
Phlebitis, (Inflamed Veins) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Phlebitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Phlebitis is the inflammation of a vein in the legs Types of phlebitis: Superficial - painful Deep - serious disorder of interior vein Causes: Trauma Immobilization Intravenous catheterization Diagnosis: Doppler ultrasound Venography Treatment: Support stocking Painkillers Blood thinners Antibiotics Vein removal Warm pads
Picker Nodule, (Prurigo Nodularis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Picker Nodule, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Picker nodule (PN) is a skin disease featured by itchy nodules caused by scratching which occur on the arms or legs Causes: Atopy or allergy Prolonged and repetitive picking Diagnosis: Skin biopsy Pruritus screening blood tests Dermoscopy Treatment: Steroids Vitamins cryosurgery thalidomide UVB light immunosuppressant
Velpeau: HS Journal Vol. 1, Issue 4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Velpeau: HS Journal is the only monthly publication focusing on Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) and the people who are affected by it.
Nurses Bred for Business - The Awakening of Legions of Nurse Entrepreneurs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational
The title of the book makes the assertion that our unique skill sets as nurses have groomed us for entrepreneurial success. Nurses Bred for Business is an identifiable statement as to the natural progression of who and what nurses have always been. The question is; will you awaken to your rightful destiny and join the ever growing legions of nurse entrepreneurs?
Sick Sinus Syndrome, (Sinus Nodal Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Sick Sinus Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Sick sinus syndrome is a group of heart rhythm disorders of the sinus node: 1.Sinus bradycardia 2.Sinus pauses 3.Fast heart rate 4.Slow heart rhythm alternating with fast heart rhythm Cause is fibrosis in SA node Diagnosis: ECG Electrophysiology study Treatment: Pacemaker Medicine to control clot RF ablation
Atrial Flutter (Flutter in the Heart) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Atrial Flutter, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Atrial flutter (AFL) is an abnormal heart rhythm resulting in a rapid and irregular heartbeat Atrial flutter is caused by: Heart Diseases Diseases that affect the heart. Post heart surgery Symptoms: Fast heart rates Diagnosis: ECG Holter monitor Electrophysiology studies Treatment: Radiofrequency ablation Medicines
Anal Abscess And Fistula, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anal Abscess and Fistula, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases An anal abscess is an infected cavity filled with pus near the anus Anal fistula is the tunnel that forms and connects to an abscess Causes Abscess:aerobic and anaerobic bacteria Anal fistula:tract in abscess that burst Symptoms: Swelling Pain Pus discharge MRI Treatment: Abscess:drainage Fistula:fistulotomy
Arachnoiditis, (Inflamed Arachnoid) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Arachnoiditis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Arachnoiditis is a pain disorder caused by the inflammation of the arachnoid, the middle layer of the 3 membranes of the meninges Causes: Chemicals Infection Trauma Symptoms are: Pain insects creeping on skin Tingling Diagnosis: CT and MRI scan Treatment: Pain relief Physiotherapy Psychotherapy Intra-thecal steroid inj
Undescended Testis, (Cryptorchidism) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Undescended Testis, Treatments and Related Diseases Undescended Testis or Cryptorchidism happens when one or both testes did not enter the scrotum before birth Most of the time, a boy’s testicles descend by the time he is 9 months old Diagnosis: Empty scrotum Ultrasound Treatment: Hormone injections Surgery (orchiopexy) to bring the testicle into the scrotum
TMJ Disorders, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the TMJ disorders, Treatment and Related Conditions Temporomandibular joint disorders affect the jaw joint Causes: Over-activity of jaw muscles Higher sensitivity to pain Wear and tear Symptoms: Jaw pain Difficulty opening or closing the mouth Diagnosis: Feeling and listening to the jaw open and shut MRI scans Treatment: Physiotherapy Muscle relaxant Steroid inj Arthroscopy
Anal Fissure, (Break in the Anus) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anal Fissure, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions An anal fissure is a small split or tear in the thin mucosa lining the anus Causes: Passage of a hard stool Prolonged diarrhea Occurs in women after childbirth Symptoms: Painful bowel movements Bleeding Diagnosis: Tear in the anus Treatment: Anesthetic or GT cream Steroid cream Wash anus with warm water Botox inj Surgery
The Syrinx, (Syringomyelia) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes The Syrinx, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases The Syrinx is a cyst-like collection of cerebrospinal fluid that forms in the spinal cord As a syrinx enlarges it causes pressures and damages nerve fibers Causes: Birth defect Spinal injury & tumor Symptoms: Muscle function loss Pain down the legs Diagnosis: MRI brain Spinal CT scan Treatment: Physiotherapy Shunt system