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Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,800. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
This book describes Seasonal Affective Disorder, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a form of depression that happens at a season, normally winter Shorter days and less daylight may trigger a chemical change in the brain causing depression. Diagnosis is by symptoms of seasonal depression. Treatment is by: Light Therapy Psychotherapy Antidepressants.
Overactive Bladder, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Overactive Bladder, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. An overactive bladder is present if the person: Urinates more often Leaks urine Loses bladder control Causes of OAB are: Weak bladder outlet sphincter Weak Pelvic Floor muscle Treatment is by: Physiotherapy Bladder training Desmopressin Anticholinergic Botox injection Sacral nerve stimulation Bladder bypass.
Heart Block, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Heart Block, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Heart block delays or interrupts the heart's electrical system. The ECG records the heart's electrical activity 1st-degree heart block may not have any symptoms. 2nd-degree heart block make the heart skip a beat 3rd-degree heart block can stop the heart Treatment is by: Pacemaker implant to control the heart beat.
Thoracic Spondylosis: Hypothetical Case Study and Clinical Reasoning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine
This book follows a hypothetical case study of a person with thoracic spondylosis. Developed by Matthew Tran and Brandon van der Kolk, this book is a comprehensive guide to treating a patient who has thoracic spondylosis, and provides detailed clinical reasoning behind every decision made in the patient's treatment.
The Beginner Physiotherapist: Conducting the Perfect Subjective Assessment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine
This book is a comprehensive, easy to understand guide to conducting perfect patient interviews as a physiotherapist. Written by new graduate Physiotherapist Brandon van der Kolk, this book is geared towards new physiotherapists or physiotherapy students, and breaks down everything you should be asking to perform amazing subjective examinations.
Priapism (Painful Erection), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality
This book describes the Priapism, Treatment and Related Conditions. Priapism is a prolonged erection of the penis which is usually painful and lasts for 4 hours. Priapism may occur by itself or caused by medical treatment. Causes are:: Blood disorders Trauma Nerve injury A painful erection lasting more than 4 hours needs treatment with: Exercise Oral bronchodilator metaraminol injection Surgery.
Urinary Retention, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Urinary Retention, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Urinary retention is the inability to empty the bladder completely. Urinary retention occur from: Retention of the urethra Nerve problems Weakened bladder muscles Diagnosis is by: Cystoscopy Urodynamic tests Electromyography Treatment is by: Instant catheterization Urethral dilation Prostate medicines and surgery.
Mitral Valve Stenosis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Mitral Stenosis of the Heart, its treatment and Related Diseases Mitral Stenosis is a defective heart valve does not open fully causing restriction of blood flow. Diagnosis is by: Loud first heart sound with opening snap in early diastole Mid-late diastolic murmur Right ventricular failure Treatment is by: Treat Heart failure and abnormal rhythm Anti-clotting Valve repair
Skin Mole (Nevus), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Skin Mole, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. A skin mole (nevus) is a pigmented birthmark or colored skin swelling that develops before or after birth Moles occur from the outside layers of the skin (epithelial nevi) or the deeper layers (dermal or subcutaneous nevi). Diagnosis is by: Appearance Skin biopsy Treatment is by: cosmetic camouflage Surgery if large
How To Spot The Gout Danger Zone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is a straight talking, no-nonsense book on gout and how to deal with it. The book doesn’t offer a magic, `miracle cure’ like many other products, because, with gout there is no miracle cure. What this book offers is an honest look at gout and a detailed system for checking if you have the early and painless warning signs of a gout attack.
Mitral Valve Regurgitation, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Mitral Valve Regurgitation, treatment and related diseases. Mitral regurgitation means leaking from the mitral heart valve that does not close all the way. Diagnosis is by: Extra heart sound (S4 gallop) Apical soft pan-systolic murmur Echocardiogram shows the mitral regurgitation Treatment is by: Blood thinners Drugs for abnormal heartbeat Diuretics Mitral valve repair.
Oppositional Defiant Disorder, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,960. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
This book describes Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Oppositional defiant disorder is a pattern of defiant, disobedient and hostile behavior toward authoritive figures persisting for at least 6 months Diagnosis is by: Angry and irritable mood Argumentative and defiant behavior Vindictiveness Treatment is by: Parent-child interaction therapy Family therapy.
Mitral Valve Prolapse, A Simple Guide to The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Mitral Valve Prolapse, its Management and Related Diseases. Mitral valve prolapse is a heart disease in which the flaps of the mitral valve are floppy and do not close tightly. Symptoms are: Palpitations Shortness of breath Fatigue (tiredness), Diagnosis is by: Echocardiography can show the mitral valve flaps prolapse Treatment is by: Medicines Valve Repair and replacement
Journal Club - a hands on guide for physicians
Price: Free! Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Journal Club is a dating task for the postgraduate trainees in the field of medicine. The book is a one-stop solution for the medical trainees, Based on our experience of clinical research, we took a unique back-to-basics approach that provide a logical and comprehensive review of the subject.
Pleural Effusion, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Pleural Effusion, Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Pleural effusion is a fluid collection in the pleural cavity. Diagnosis is by: Chest films with the patient lying on the side can show fluid level < 50 ml of fluid Pleural tap Cytology for cancer or infection Needle biopsy of the pleura Treatment is by: Pleural Aspiration Antibiotics Chemotherapy Pleurodesis for adhesion.
Vision Loss (Blindness), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Vision Loss (Blindness), Diagnosis, Treatments and Related Diseases. Blindness is the partial or complete loss of vision not cured with glasses or lenses. Causes are: 1. Injuries to the cornea 2. Diabetes 3. Glaucoma 4. Macular degeneration Treatment is by: Remove cataract Retinopathy laser AMD Injection Bionic eye Blindness coping: White cane Guide dog Braille.
Lung Embolism / The Scandal of D-Dimer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Scope of diagnostical means for LE and DVT: 1. Chest X-Ray 2. Doppler Ultrasound 3. Scanner (High resolution and Angio-scanner). Proposal for better therapeutical strategy.
Huntington’s Chorea, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Huntington’s Chorea, its Treatments and Related Diseases Huntington's Chorea is a progressive genetic disease affecting basal ganglia featured by choreiform movements and mental deterioration due to deficiency of gamma-aminobutyric acid Diagnosis is by: Typical choreiform movements MRI -the caudate nucleus atrophy Treatment is by: Tetrabenazine Newer drugs e.g.,olanzapine
Rectal Prolapse, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Rectal Prolapse, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. Rectal prolapse occurs when part or the entire wall of the rectum slides out of place, sometimes sticking out of the anus Diagnosis is by: Physical examination Anal manometry Proctography when the person defecate Treatment is by: Diet and prevention of constipation Surgery for rectal prolapse Reduce rectal prolapse.
Sleep Deprivation (Sleep Deficiency), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Sleep Deprivation (Sleep Deficiency), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Sleep deprivation is a person not having enough sleep. Sleep deficiency has a wider implication, not sleeping well and poor quality sleep Sleep deprivation can cause: 1. Confusion, 2. Memory lapses 3. Irritability, Treatment to counter sleep deprivation is by: Enough sleep Good sleep habits