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1 Caregiver's Handbook: A Practical, Visual Guige For The Home Caregiver.
DK, New York: 2013. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
A compassionate and comprehensive resource for anyone who needs to take care of an elderly person at home, the Caregiver's Handbook is an invaluable reference that offers constructive, illustrated guidance for first time and beginning caregivers, including information on essential first aid, advice on selecting professional help when needed, and dealing with a variety of common conditions. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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2 Home Medical Dictionary.
P.S.I, & Associates, Miami: 1988. 093826199X New Revised 1988 Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Easy to use, At Your Fingertip Medical Guide, Efficient Format, New Modern Findings, Simple, Clear Language, 
Price: 2.80 USD
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3 A. QUERIDO; L. A. VAN ES; E. MANDEMA (EDITORS). Proceeding Of The Symposium: The Discipline Of Medicine, Emerging Concepts And Their Impact Upon Medical Research And Medical Education, May 25 And 26, 1993.
Royal Netherlands Academy Of Arts And Sciences: 1993. s Softcover. Good condition. Underlining and notes on some pages. 

Price: 56.05 USD
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4 AMERICAN NATIONAL RED CROSS. The American Red Cross Basic First Aid: Book 1.
Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City: 1970. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Describes the actions taken that need basic First Aid and how to go about giving that aid. Includes 145 illustrations. 
Price: 13.78 USD
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5 ANDERSON, JULIE; BARNES, EMM & SHACKLETON, EMMA; MONEM, NADINE (EDITOR); GORMLEY, ANTONY (FOREWORD). The Art Of Medicine: Over 2,000 Years Of Images And Imagination.
University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London: 2011. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Since ancient times people have depended on medical practitioners to enhance life, to treat illness and injuries, and to help reduce pain and suffering. The scientifically based discipline that we know today stands beside diverse traditions, belief systems, and bodies of medical knowledge that have evolved in fascinating ways across cultures and continents. Throughout this history, successive generations have created artistic representations of these varied aspects of medicine, illustrating instruction manuals, documenting treatments, and creating works of art that enable individuals to express their feelings and ideas about medicine, health, and illness. From ancient wall paintings and tomb carvings to sculpture, installations, and digitally created artworks, the results are extraordinary and pay tribute to how medicine has affected our lives and the lives of our ancestors. Drawing on the remarkable holdings of the Wellcome Collection in London, The Art of Medicine offers a unique gallery of rarely seen paintings, artifacts, drawings, prints, and extracts from manuscripts and manuals to provide a fascinating visual insight into our knowledge of the human body and mind, and how both have been treated with medicine. Julie Anderson, Emm Barnes, and Emma Shackleton take readers on a fascinating visual journey through the history of medical practice, exploring contemporary biomedical images, popular art, and caricature alongside venerable Chinese scrolls, prehistoric Mesoamerican drawings, paintings of the European Renaissance, medieval Persian manuscripts, and more. The result is a rare and remarkable visual account of what it was and is to be human in sickness and health. 
Price: 47.50 USD
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6 ASBURY, ARTHUR; MCKHANN, GUY M.; MCDONALD, W. IAN; GOADSBY, PETER J. & MACARTHUR, JUSTIN C. Diseases Of The Nervous System: Clinical Neuroscience And Therapeutic Principles - Two Volumes.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 2002. 0521793513 / 9780521793513 Third Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjackets in slip case. Brand new books. 
This is the most comprehensive neurology reference available. It encompasses the basic neuroscience and clinical features of the full range of neurological disorders, written by leading international experts in the field. Disease mechanisms are reviewed comprehensively, with particular relevance to the principles of therapy. Sections cover the general principles of neurological disease, disorders of higher function, motor control, special senses, spine and spinal cord, bodily function, headache and pain, neuromuscular disorders, epilepsy, cerebrovascular disorders, neoplastic disorders, autoimmune disorders, disorders of myelin, infections, trauma and toxic disorders, degenerative disorders, and neurological manifestations of systemic conditions. Each section, under the direction of one of the distinguished editors, is a text-within-a-text, offering the most reliable account of its topic currently available. Current, comprehensive and authoritative, this is the definitive reference for neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychiatrists, indeed everyone with a professional or research interest in the neurosciences. Contents of the volumes is as follows: Part I. Introduction and General Principles; Part II. Disorders of Higher Function; Part III. Disorders of Motor Control; Part IV. Disorders of the Special Senses; Part V. Disorders of Spine and Spinal Cord; Part VI. Disorders of Body Function; Part VII. Headache and Pain; Part VIII. Neuromuscular Disorders; Part IX. Epilepsy; Part X. Cerebrovascular Disorders; Part XI. Neoplastic Disorders; Part XII. Autoimmune Disorders; Part XIII. Disorders of Myelin; Part XIV. Infections; Part XV. Trauma and Toxic Disorders; Part XVI. Degenerative Disorders; Part XVII. Neurological Manifestations of Systemic Conditions. Review. Contributors to this book are: Arthur K. Asbury, Guy M. McKhann, W. Ian McDonald, Peter J. Goadsby, Justin C. McArthur, Orest Hurko, J. Paul Taylor, Andrew P. Lieberman, Kenneth H. Fischbeck, Samuel J. Pleasure, David E. Pleasure, Jin Moo Lee, Dennis W. Cho, Michael E. Selzer, Ted Abel, Jeremy Hobart, Alan J. Thompson, Michael D. Hill, Thomas E. Feasby, John A. Detre, Paul D. Acton, James W. Prichard, Jeffrey R. Alger, Douglas Arnold, Ognen A. C. Petroff, Douglas L. Rothman, Hans-Joachim Freund, H. J. Heinze, Ganeshwaran H. Mochida, Christopher Walsh, Marilyn S. Albert, Stanley B. Prusiner, Sudha Seshadri, David A. Drachman, Raymond J. Kelleher, John H. Growdon, Pamela J. McLean, Estrella Gómez-Tortosa, Michael C. Irizarry, Bradley T. Hyman, Bruce L. Miller, Howard J. Rosen, Michael Greicius, Antonio R. Damasio, John Gabrieli, John Hart, Ola A. Selnes, Kenneth M. Heilman, James L. Bernat, Dean F. MacKinnon, J. Raymond DePaulo, Paul J. Harrison, Bavanisha Vythilingum, Dan J. Stein, Scott L. Rauch, Barry Gordon, Martha Bridge Denckla, Charles A. Dackis, Charles P. O'Brien, James Ashe, Apostolos P. Georgopoulis, Ramón Carlos Leiguarda, Mahlon R. DeLong, Jerrold L. Vitek, Kailesh P. Bhatia, Jyh-Gong Hou, Joseph Jankovic, Paul W. Brown, Barbara Illowsky Karp, Susanne Goldstein, Mark Hallett, Donna J. Stephenson, Harvey S. Singer, Alexander H. Hoon, Michael V. Johnston, John G. Nutt, Fay B. Horak, Richard L. Doty, Steven M. Bromley, A. Morland, Christopher Kennard, David S. Zee, R. John Leigh, Linda Luxon, Thomas Brandt, John W. McDonald, Phillip D. Thompson, Simon F. Farmer, Lucinda J. Carr, Nikolai Bogduk, Don M. Long, Mohammed BenDebba, Christopher J. Mathias, Shaheen Hamdy, David C. Jimerson, Barbara E. Wolfe, Robert Y. Moore, E. Nofzinger. Oliver J. Wiseman, Clare J. Fowler, Roberto Salvatori, Gary Wand, Richard J. Mannion, Clifford J. Woolf, Fred A. Lenz, Russell K. Portenoy, August Caraceni, Michel D. Ferrari, Joost Haan, Steven B. Graff-Radford, Stephen D. Silberstein, Richard B. Lipton, Jonathan D. Glass, Shawn J. Bird, John D. Pollard, Judith M. Spies, Mary Reilly, P. K. Thomas, Vinay Chaudhry, Daniel B. Drachman, Richard W. Orrell, Robert C. Griggs, Stephen C. Cannon, Alfred L. George, Jr., Salvatore DiMauro, Ronald G. Haller, Robert S. Fisher, Jie Wu, Renzo Guerrini, Lucio Parmeggiani, Pierre Thomas, Hannah Cock, Simon Shorvon, John Duncan, Emilio Perucca, Matthew Howard, Richard P. White, Louis R. Caplan, Robert A. Felberg, James C. Grotta, Richardo E. Jorge, Robert G. Robinson, J. R. Carhuapoma, Daniel F. Hanley, Marcus A. Stoodley, Bryce K. A. Wei, Martin Dichgans, G. E. Mead, Charles P. Warlow, John Laterra, Henry Brem, Peter C. Phillips, Michael A. Grotzer, Roy A. Patchel, Jerome B. Posner, Jeremy H. Rees, Michael Brada, Hans Peter Hartung, Reinhard Hohlfeld, David Hellman, John Zajicek, Michael J. Regan, John H. Stone, Alastair Compston, W. I. McDonald, Maria A. Ron, G. Giovannon, David Miller, Hugo Moser, Kunihiko Suzuki, David N. Irani, Diane E. Griffin, Larry E. Davis, Mitsuhiro Osame, Bob Will, Thomas P. Bleck, Julio Sotelo, Kaethe Willms, Patricia K. Coyle, Louis Reik, Richard Chaisson, M. Sean Grady, Tracy K. McIntosh, Jennifer B. Sass, Ellen K. Silbergeld, Ivan F. Diamond, Steven L McIntire, John C. M. Brust, Donald L. Price, Pam J. Shaw, Puneet Opal, Huda Y. Zoghbi, Christopher Ross, Gerald V. Raymond, Anthony H. V. Schapira, Peter W. Kaplan, James L. Januzzi, Benjamin H. Eidelman, Toby Orem Graham, G. Bryan Young, Charles F. Bolton, Romergryko G. Geocardin, Michael A. Williams, Gary M. Abrams, Cheryl A. Jay, Martin A. Samuels, E. Steve Roach, Eelco F. M. Wijdicks. "… a remarkable and successful effort to present in a comprehensive yet concise manner a massive amount of data on neurological diseases … the main value of this book for psychiatrists or neurologists working with children resides in the superb coverage of the general pathophysiological and therapeutic aspects. Paediatric specialists will find in this book new concepts and ideas about neurological disorders that may be of value at any age, allowing a better and more up-to-date understanding of some of the conditions they have to deal with." - European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 
Price: 470.25 USD
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7 ATKINS, ROBERT C., M.D. Dr. Atkins' Health Revolution.
Bantam Books, New York: 1990. 055328360X / 9780553283600 5th edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
In his most important book to date, the noted physician and bestselling author calls for dramatic changes in conventional medicine and reveals the "new medicine" of the future that is already working wonders for thousands of patients today! Includes an Appendix and an Index. 
Price: 4.51 USD
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8 ATKINSON, M.D., D. T. Magic, Myth And Medicine.
Fawcett Publications, Greenwich: 1962. A. Premier Book. Second Premier Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
With the wisdom of a scholar and the skill of a novelist, Dr. Atkinson unfolds the thrilling drama of man's struggle against disease from the terrifying darkness of demons and witch doctors to the blazing light of today's scientific genius. Few heroes in fiction can match the incredible courage and bold imagination of men like Balavignus, Agrippa, Paracelsus, Jenner, Pasteur, Semmelweis and those other immortal pioneer physicians who defied persecution, torture and even death to free medicine from the bonds of ignorance and superstition. Includes an Index. 
Price: 5.32 USD
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9 AZARNOFF DANIEL L. (GUEST EDITOR). The Medical Clinics Of North America: Symposium On Steroid Therapy, Volume 57, No. 5, September 1973.
W. B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia: 1973. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 14.25 USD
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10 BARNES, MICHAEL; DOBKIN, BRUCE & BOGOUSSLAVSKY, JULIEN. Recovery After Stroke.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 052182236X / 9780521822367 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Brand new book. 
One third of people after stroke, having survived the first few weeks, return home with significant residual disability, and can therefore benefit from an active, multidisciplinary rehabilitation program. This is a comprehensive guide to rehabilitation after stroke, in which leading international authorities set out the basic neuroscientific principles that underlie brain recovery, including chapters on neural plasticity and neural imaging, and describe appropriate rehabilitation strategies for the many different functional problems that can arise after stroke. These include movement disorders, sensory loss, dysphagia and dysarthria, problems with continence and sexual difficulties, and cognitive disorders. Also covered are measurement of disability and quality of life, assistive technology and vocational rehabilitation. It is therefore an essential handbook and reference for all members of the multidisciplinary stroke rehabilitation team, including medical personnel, therapists, clinical neuropsychologists and rehabilitation nurses. The essays included in this book are: 1. Strokes: background / epidemiology / aetiology / avoiding recurrence Gabriel R. de Freitas, Daniel C. Bezerra, Alexandre B. Maulaz and Julien Bogousslavsky; 2. Principles of recovery after stroke Bruce H. Dobkin and Thomas S. Carmichael; 3. Regenerative ability in the central nervous system Barbro B. Johansson; 4. Cerebral reorganisation after sensorimotor stroke Rudiger J. Seitz; 5. Imaging brain in recovery after stroke Cornelius Weiller and M. Rijntjes; 6. Measurement in stroke - disability and quality of life Angus Graham; 7. Evidence based stroke rehabilitation Sharon Wood-Dauphinee and Gert Kwakkel; 8. Is early rehabilitation useful? Karin Diserens and Gerhard Rothacher; 9. Community rehabilitation after stroke Michael P. Barnes; 10. Physical therapy and assessment Gillian D. Baer and Frederike M. J. Van Wijk; 11. Movement disorders after stroke J. Ghika; 12. Post-stroke spasticity and pain Philippe Vaudens, Michael P. Barnes, R. Peyron and B. Laurent; 13. Sensory loss and proprioceptive rehabilitation D. A. Perennou and Adolfo M. Bronstein; 14. Dysphagia Jeri A. Logemann; 15. Continence after stroke Barbara J. Chandler; 16. Sexual problems after stroke Barbara J. Chandler; 17. Rehabilitation of visual disorders after stroke Stephanie Clarke and Claire Bindschaedler; 18. Dysphasia and dysarthria Marjorie Nicholas; 19. Cognitive problems after stroke Antonio Carota, Radok Ptak and Armin Schnider; 20. Dementia after stroke Jose G. Merino and Vladimir Hachinski; 21. Depression and fatigue after stroke Fabienne Staub and Antonio Carota; 22. Sleep disorders after stroke Dirk M. Hermann and Claudio L. Bassetti; 23. Assistive technology Neville Hogan, Hermano I. Krebs, Brandon R. Rohrer, Susan E. Fasoli, Joel Stein and Bruce T. Volpe; 24. Vocational rehabilitation Ashish Macaden; 25. A patient's perspective Donal O'Kelly. "This book will appeal to those specifically interested in stroke rehabilitation, particularly from an academic point of view, but will probably find its way on to more stroke rehabilitation unit library shelves rather than one's own personal bookshelf at home." Advances in Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation 
Price: 144.35 USD
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11 BARNHART, EDWARD; ET AL. Pdr - Physicians' Desk Reference.
Medical Economics Company, Oradell: 1986. 40th Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 20.19 USD
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12 BARRETT, STEPHEN; KNIGHT, GILDA (EDITORS); LANDERS, ANN (FOREWORD). The Health Robbers: How To Protect Your Money And Your Life.
George F. Stickley, Washington: 1976. 089313001X / 9780893130015 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Projects a practical, understandable approach and is without pretense- protecting no one, including the medical profession. A spade is called a spade. If a reader is willing to forget prejudice for a moment, he cannot fail to benefit from reading it. 
Price: 32.30 USD
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13 BEAUMONT, WILLIAM. Experiments And Observations On The Gastric Juice.
Dover Publications, Inc., Mineola, New York: 1996. 0486692132 / 9780486692135 s Softcover. Good condition with previous owner's initials on front end paper. Underlining on some pages. 
Facsimile of the original edition of 1883 together with a biographical essay "William Beaumont: A Pioneer American Physiologist" by Sir William Osler. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.54 USD
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14 BELL, JR., WHITFIELD J. The Colonial Physician And Other Essays.
Science History Publications, New York: 1975. 0882020242 / 9780882020242 First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Ex library with usual labels and stamping. 
A collection of essays on the history of American medicine before 1800. 
Price: 30.16 USD
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15 BENCE, RICHARD; WEINE, FRANKLIN S. Handbook Of Clinical Endodontics.
The C. V. Mosby Company, St. Louis: 1976. 0801605865 / 9780801605864 s Softcover. Good condition. Spiral mode. 

Price: 142.50 USD
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16 BENSON, RALPH C, MD. Handbook Of Obstetrics And Gynecology.
Lange Medical Publications, Los Altos: 1977. 0870411438 / 9780870411434 Sixth Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Comprehensive handbook covering medical and surgical information of the female reproductive system. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.93 USD
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17 BERKOW, M.D., ROBERT (EDITOR-IN-CHIEF). The Merck Manual Of Diagnosis And Therapy Volume I I: Gynecology, Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Genetics.
Merck & Co., Rahway: 1987. 0911910085 / 9780911910087 Fifteenth Edition. s Leatherette cover. Very good condition. 
Attempts to provide clinical useful information that might be required by a family practitioner working anywhere in the world. Includes an Index. 
Price: 14.25 USD
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18 BERLINER, ABRAHAM. Ligatures, Splints, Bite Planes And Pyramids: Adjuncts In The Treatments Of Periodontal Disease.
J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia: 1964. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 140.60 USD
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19 BERNSTEIN, JERROLD G. Handbook Of Drug Therapy In Psychiatry.
Mosby, St. Louis: 1995. 0801681014 / 9780801681011 Third Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Presents a comprehensive discussion of the application of pharmacologic agents in the treatment of psychiatric patients and the complications that may arise from this form of therapy. This book has beendesigned to provide information on some of the biological aspects of psychiatric illnesses and mechanisms of action of psychotropic medications. Includes an Index. 
Price: 34.53 USD
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20 BETT, W. R. Osler: The Man And The Legend.
Heinemann, London: 1951. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Portrays and interprets Sir William Osler through his writings on the various subjects that interested him most. Apart therefore from a short historical chapter, no special chronology has been followed. In this way a rounded picture of the man develops which covers the many facets of his fascinating character. Includes an Index. 
Price: 71.25 USD
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