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61 ELLIOTT, H. CHANDLER. Textbook Of The Nervous System: A Foundation For Clinical Neurology.
J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia: 1954. Second Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 32.54 USD
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62 ENDERS, ALLEN C.(EDITOR). Delayed Implantation.
University of Chicago Press, Chicago: 1963. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 

Price: 116.85 USD
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63 ETKIN, NINA L. Edible Medicines: An Ethnopharmacology Of Food.
University of Arizona Press, Tucson: 2008. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Chile pepper is used today as a flavoring, but Aztecs also applied it for toothache, sore throat, and asthma. The tonic properties of coffee have been recorded in Islamic pharmacopoeia since the eleventh century, and many peoples have used it to protect against Parkinson's disease. Although much has been documented regarding the nutritional values of foods, until recently little attention has been paid to the pharmacologic potential of diet. This book investigates the health implications of foods from the cuisines of peoples around the world to describe the place of food in health maintenance. In this wide-ranging book, Nina Etkin reveals the pharmacologic potential of foods in the specific cultural contexts in which they are used. Incorporating co-evolution with a biocultural perspective, she addresses some of the physiological effects of foods across cultures and through history while taking into account both the complex dynamics of food choice and the blurred distinctions between food and medicine. Showing that food choice is more closely linked to health than is commonly thought, she helps us to understand the health implications of people's food-centered actions in the context of real-life circumstances. Drawing on an extensive literature that transects food and culture, the history of medicine, ethnopharmacology, food history, nutrition, and human evolution, Edible Medicines demonstrates the intricate relationship between culture and nature. It will appeal to a wide range of scholars and professionals, from anthropologists to nutritionists, as well as general readers seeking a greater understanding of the medicinal aspects of food. "This rich book offers a balanced biocultural explanation of how food and culture meet in our cuisines to foster health across the globe." —Plant Science Bulletin "In her succinct conclusions, Etkin's writing shines as she describes her objectives and theortetical foundations." —Gastronomica 
Price: 23.70 USD
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64 EWING, JAMES. Neoplastic Diseases: A Treatise On Tumors.
W. B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia: 1940. Fourth Edition, Revised and Enlarged. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. 
It is the object of this work to present within reasonable space and in accessible form the main features of the origin, structure, and natural history of tumors. Includes an Index. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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65 FAUCI, ANTHONY S.; BRAUNWALD, EUGENE; ISSELBACHER, KURT J.; WILSON, JEAN D.; MARTIN, JOSEPH B.; KASPER, DENNIS L.; HAUSER, STEPHEN L. & LONGO, DAN L. (EDITORS). Harrison's Principles Of Internal Medicine.
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York: 1998. 0070202915 / 9780070202917 14th Edition. This is the one-volume edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In this edition, the text has been revised to reflect further understanding of the biology and pathophysiology of disease and at the same time to retain those facts that, while not new, remain clinically useful and important. Virtually every chapter in the 14th edition has been completely or substantially rewritten, and major new chapters have been added. Includes an Index. 
Price: 82.37 USD
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66 FISCHBACH, FRANCES. A Manual Of Laboratory Diagnostic Tests.
J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia: 1984. 0397544294 / 9780397544295 Second Edition. s Softcover. Good reading copy with cover creases and scratch to spine. 
A comprehensive diagnostic reference manual for healthcare practitioners and a teaching-learning tool for students in a variety of healthcare settings. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.15 USD
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67 FISHBEIN, MORRIS (EDITOR). Modern Home Medical Adviser: Your Health And How To Preserve It.
Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., Garden City: 1935. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 
This volume is planned to tell you in a modern manner what every intelligent person ought to know about scientific medicine and hygiene. Includes an Index. 
Price: 4.61 USD
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68 FISHBEIN, MORRIS. Modern Home Medical Adviser.
Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., Garden City: 1941. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 13.78 USD
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69 FLITTER, M.D., MARC. Judith's Pavilion: The Haunting Memories Of A Neurosurgeon.
Steerforth Press, South Royalton: 1997 1883642310 / 9781883642310 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Good condition. Library discard. Last page cut from book.. 
With the compelling style of a novelist, an eye for human pathos, and a sense for the tragi-comic, Marc Flitter has written a stunning debut work. In the stories Flitter tells of more than two dozen patients and tgheir doctors, rfeaders will see people they recognize, perhaps even themselves. "Marc Flitter writes with extraordinary sensitivity and moral reflectiveness about what must be the hardest experiences of a doctor - his own failures and the permanent injury or death of his patients. His book is marked by a tender, melancholy realism - the realism unyielding - which is, somehow, genuinely illuminating and even heartening." - Michael Walzer 
Price: 10.12 USD
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70 FRIEND, DAVID, ET AL. The Dentist And His Patient: Correlating Diagnosis And Treatment Planning With Patient Education And Practice Management For Optimum Control Of Dental Disease.
Organization Publishing Company Inc., New York: 1950. Second Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Pencil notes on first few pages. 

Price: 59.38 USD
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71 FUJII, MOMOTARO; OKUMURA, CHUZABURO (TRANSLATOR). To Physicians Of The World.
Yoseikaku, Tokyo, 1929. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 
Author published a pamphlet entitled "All Diseases Are Due To One Single Source" in the early 1920s. This is the follow up book to those pamphlets. 
Price: 202.35 USD
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72 GARLAND, JOSEPH E. An Experiment In Medicine: The First Twenty Years Of The Pratt Clinic And The New England Center Hospital.
The Riverside Press, Cambridge: 1960. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In the twenty years since its founding the Center Hospital has grown from an obscure diagnostic clinic into a complex of medical achievement. Includes an Index. 
Price: 31.35 USD
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73 GARRORD, LAWRENCE ET AL. The Becton, Dickinson Lectures On Sterilization.
Seton Hall College of Medicine and Dentistry, New Brunswick: 1959. s Softcover. Good condition. 

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74 GAUS, CLIFTON R. (GUIDELINE DEVELOPMENT AND USE). Clinical Practice Guideline, Number 15: Treatment Of Pressure Ulcers.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville: 1994. First Edition. Clinical Practice Guideline Series. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Addresses the treatment of pressure ulcers. It is intended for clinicians who examine and treat persons with pressure ulcers, and the treatment recommendations focus on (1) assessment of the patient and pressure ulcer, (2) tissue load management, (3) ulcer care, (4) management of bacterial colonization and infection, (5) operative repair, and (6) education and quality improvement. 
Price: 9.26 USD
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75 GERSON, JERRY R.; PROFFITT, STEPHEN D.; ZALTA, EDWARD. Medicine And Your Money: How To Buy Wellness In Today's Health Care Market.
HDL Publishing Company, Costa Mesa: 1987. 0937359092 / 9780937359099 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. The dustjacket is worn and torn. The book and text are in very good condition. 

Price: 42.04 USD
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76 GESELL, ARNOLD. The Miracle Of Growth.
The University of Illinois Press, Urbana: 1967. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 

Price: 18.05 USD
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77 GESSEN, MASHA. Blood Matters.
Harcourt, Inc., Orlando: 2008. 0151013624 / 9780151013623 Uncorrected Proof. s Softcover. Good condition. Uncorrected Proof. 
In 2004 genetic testing revealed that Masha Gessen had a mutation that predisposed her to ovarian and breast cancer. The discovery initiated Gessen into a club of sorts: the small (but exponentially expanding) group of people in possession of a new and different way of knowing themselves through what is inscribed in the strands of their DNA. As she wrestled with a wrenching personal decision—what to do with such knowledge—Gessen explored the landscape of this brave new world, speaking with others like her and with experts including medical researchers, historians, and religious thinkers. Blood Matters is a much-needed field guide to this unfamiliar and unsettling territory. It explores the way genetic information is shaping the decisions we make, not only about our physical and emotional health but about whom we marry, the children we bear, even the personality traits we long to have. And it helps us come to terms with the radical transformation that genetic information is engineering in our most basic sense of who we are and what we might become. 
Price: 11.16 USD
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78 GIERKE, EDGAR VON. Taschenbuch Der Pathologischen Anatomie, II, Spezieller Teil.
Georg Thieme, Verlag, Leipzig: 1941. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. Page discoloration. Last 2 pages are loose. 
German Text. 
Price: 15.20 USD
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79 GINO, CAROL. The Nurse's Story.
The Linden Press / Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1982. 0671453904 / 9780671453909 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This is among the many tales told in a work based on the author's sixteen years of experience as a nurse, a book that will shatter forever the reader's casual assumptions about medicine, about doctors, and especially about nurses. The narrator is in her early twenties when she enters nursing, blindly groping for an emotional and financial refuge from a failing marriage. "Carol Gino has written a wonderfully moving book. She tells The Nurse's Story with just the right blend of emotion, compassion and wisdom." - Harold S. Kushner, author of When Bad Things Happen to Good People 
Price: 6.56 USD
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80 GOLDMAN, HENRY M. Periodontia: A Study Of The Histology, Physiology, And Pathology Of The Periodontium And The Treatment Of Its Diseases.
The C. V. Mosby Company, St. Louis: 1953. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.51 USD
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