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21st Century Emergency War Surgery Textbook by the U.S. Army - Weapons Injuries, Triage, Shock, Anesthesia, Infections, Critical Care, Amputations, Burns, Specific Injury Treatment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,520. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The much-referenced and highly acclaimed textbook, Emergency War Surgery, contains all new material revised to reflect lessons learned from ongoing American involvement in Southwest Asia. It takes a bulleted manual style in order to optimize its use as a rapid reference. Drafted by subspecialty experts, it was then updated by surgeons returned from yearlong deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The Unfeeling Wannabe Surgeon: A Med School Memoir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,430. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The hours are inhumane. The people are insane. But you literally hold someone's life in your hands. And the one thing that nobody told me before I plunged hands-first into my surgical rotation, the thing I had to discover for myself, was that, compared to anything else in medicine, every blood-spattered second of surgery is so much fun.
Derailed - Memoirs of a Botched Hysterectomy - Hysterectomy to Remove Fibroids and Cyst - Really was Endometriosis!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013 by Aauvi House Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Endometriosis affects more than 9,000,000 women in the U.S. and many more worldwide - what every woman needs to know! How does an outwardly healthy 47-year old woman's "routine hysterectomy" become an 18-day ordeal spanning two hospitals, four surgeries, and more than $400,000 in medical bills? The answer, undiagnosed endometriosis. A patients perspective on morbidity and mortality.
Ernest Amory Codman: The End Result of a Life in Medicine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,310. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Here's the first book-length biography of Ernest A. Codman (1869-1940), "father of shoulder surgery" and pioneer in outcomes research. This book vividly recalls Codman's career, including his breakthrough idea that patients' progress should be followed long enough to determine if their treatments are working.
The Anesthesia Game
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Hannah, Mitsy, and Pandora, indulge in addictions that obscure the common past that haunts them all. The link to their recovery is the child, Sydney, and the stake they share in her perilous condition and unlikely cure. As Sydney submits to weekly medical procedures, she plays The Anesthesia Game, a game that leads to the origin of her disease and a way out of the struggle that binds them all.
Imagine Healing: Using Guided Imagery to Help You Heal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Self-Hypnosis
A calm and positive mental state might help natural recovery take place more quickly. "Imagine Healing: Using Guided Imagery to Help You Heal" activates your innate healing capabilities, reduces both pre- and postoperative pain (emotional, mental, and physical), and turns what might have been seen as life-threatening into an opportunity for personal growth and an enhanced sense of well-being.