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U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Sterile Procedures (MD0540) - Communicable Diseases, Bloodborne Pathogens, Medical and Surgical Asepsis, Wound Care, Isolation, Prevention of Infection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,180. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This subcourse discusses communicable diseases and how they are transmitted, medical asepsis, surgical asepsis, the purposes of dressings, types of dressing materials, how to change a sterile dressing, and how to irrigate a wound.
Skylight (Arcadium, #2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Thought Florence and the gang got their happily ever after? Think again. Florence West and her new family have found safety in the hills, but the infection rages on. And when the virus takes one of her group, Florence will find out just how far she'll go to survive. Can they hold on to their sanctuary or will they have to let it go?
Blinkered
Price: Free! Words: 18,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Chronic disease, Antibiotics resistance and Lyme disease- This essay argues that three major threats to human health are rooted in a state of complacency in modern medicine, as valuable knowledge is routinely repressed. Is our medical system too convenient to change? Blinkered suggests a set of proposals and opportunities relevant to every stakeholder of the healthcare ecosystem.
Reaction (Wildfire Chronicles Vol. 6)
Series: Wildfire Chronicles, Book 6. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 78,130. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The clock is ticking. The Wildfire virus has caused irreversible damage to the UK, and fleeing looks like the only option left. Wheelchair-bound, and with the other survivors at the castle taken hostage by a maniac and her murderous followers, Michael Evans alone must find a way to escape, but he will have to do it fast. Because time is running out for everybody...
Plague Sally
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,370. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sally, of the Brigantes tribe, is a renowned healer. At the same time, she is feared and misunderstood and accused of witchcraft. When she becomes ill with Plague then manages to cure herself, she is forced to flee. Unknowingly, she has become a carrier of the plague. Now her services are sorely needed at the court of the High King at Tara, in the hopes that she will be able to cure him.
Trauma (Wildfire Chronicles Vol. 5)
Series: Wildfire Chronicles, Book 5. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 71,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The worst is over. All that remains for the survivors hiding in the castle is to gather supplies to prevent starvation. It is a problem they believe they can solve without further loss of life. But the castle has come to the attention of somebody else. And among their number is a man who might just hold the key to destroying the Infected. A man supposed to be dead already...
Zombie Threat: The Undead Arise
Series: Zombie Threat, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,040. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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The danger to mankind's survival is emerging. Avoiding the zombie apocalypse depends on containing a new threat before it gets out of hand.
Elixir of Flesh
Price: Free! Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The year is 1600, and while most of the eastern corner of Europe is in turmoil, at the edge of the principality of Ardeal, the village of Vallaya thrives. At its center is the shop of a wizened apothecary, who has built his business on the sale of one particularly valuable medicine, a potent elixir distilled from a prey unique to the forests of Vallaya, the vampire prey.
Surviving The Evacuation, Book 2: Wasteland
Series: Surviving The Evacuation, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,740. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Billions were infected. Nations fell. The evacuation failed. Bill Wright's journey has only one destination, the research facility that created the virus. Meeting others who have survived the evacuation and its aftermath, he discovers that it is not just the undead who need to be feared. This is the second volume of his journal.
Surviving The Evacuation, Book 0.5: Zombies vs The Living Dead
Series: Surviving The Evacuation, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The outbreak began in New York. Within days the world descended into chaos. Across Britain, millions are told to evacuate to one of the coastal enclaves. When George Tull and the other residents of the Waverly-Price Retirement Home are abandoned by the staff, George must choose to fight or abandon the woman he loves. This short story accompanies the series "Surviving The Evacuation".