The essential role of epidemiology is to improve the health of populations. Advances
in epidemiology research are expected to play a central role in medicine and public
health in the 21st century by providing information for disease prediction and
This book represents an overview on the diverse threads of epidemiological research
in that captures the new and exciting themes that have been emerging over recent
The epidemiology of esophageal cancer in the Western world has changed dramatically
over the last two decades. Up until the 1970s most esophageal cancers
were of the squamous cell type, affecting mostly elderly men drawn from the
poorer social classes and influenced by smoking and alcohol consumption. Since
then there has been a dramatic increase in the incidence of adenocarcinoma,
which tends to affect more affluent white men, often in their most productive
years of life
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về y học được đăng trên tạp chí y học Critical Care giúp cho các bạn có thêm kiến thức về ngành y học đề tài: Contributions to the epidemiology of acute respiratory failure...
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về y học được đăng trên tạp chí y học Critical Care giúp cho các bạn có thêm kiến thức về ngành y học đề tài: The epidemiology of severe sepsis in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, 1996 to 2004: secondary analysis of a high quality clinical...
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về y học được đăng trên tạp chí y học quốc tế cung cấp cho các bạn kiến thức về ngành y đề tài: The epidemiology of medical emergency contacts outside hospitals in Norway - a prospective population based study
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về y học được đăng trên tạp chí y học Critical Care giúp cho các bạn có thêm kiến thức về ngành y học đề tài: The epidemiology of intensive care unit-acquired hyponatraemia and hypernatraemia in medical-surgical intensive care units...
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về hóa học được đăng trên tạp chí sinh học đề tài : Pain in cancer. An outcome research project to evaluate the epidemiology, the quality and the effects of pain treatment in cancer patients
At the end of the lecture, participants will know: the epidemiology of coronary artery disease, the risk factors associated with coronary artery disease, how to use online tools to estimate a patient's risk for myocardial infarction, how to screen for and couns a patient to reduce their risk for coronary artery disease.
Hepatology – A clinical textbook gives a comprehensive overview on the epidemiology, virology, and natural history of all hepatitis viruses including hepatitis A, D and E. Subsequent chapters cover all major aspects of the management of hepatitis B and C including coinfections with HIV and liver transplantation.
In the 4th edition we have distilled the text to a set of fl ow diagrams with
linked tables. Our aim is to provide the doctor caring for an acutely ill patient
with rapid access to key information, including a balanced interpretation of
current national and international guidelines.
We have substantially broadened the scope of the book to cover all problems
in general medicine likely to be encountered in the emergency department.
Integration of the use of echocardiography, which we believe is as
important in acute medicine as ECG interpretation, is a particular feature of
Reviews from previous editions: "A book that should find a place on the bookshelves of all physicians who care for diabetic patients." Hospital Update "I would thoroughly recommend that everyone read it if they do not wish to be left behind in this field." Journal of the Royal College of Physicians
Diabetic foot problems are one of the most important long-term problems associated with diabetes. They can be a major cause of disablement and have serious economic consequences for health organisations.
Diseases of the gallbladder and bile ducts are common and
major focuses in gastroenterology, oncology, radiology, nuclear
medicine, and surgery. These past two decades have
brought numerous new diagnostic and therapeutic modalities
ranging from mini-invasive procedures such as complex
endoscopic or laparoscopic procedures to new techniques of
liver transplantation. Major advances have also been made in
the understanding of the pathogenesis of a variety of conditions
and the natural history of previously unclear entities....
The Gale Encyclopedia of Neurological Disorders
(GEND) is a one-stop source for medical information that
covers diseases, syndromes, drugs, treatments, therapies,
and diagnostic equipment. It keeps medical jargon to a
minimum, making it easier for the layperson to use. The
Gale Encyclopedia of Neurological Disorders presents authoritative
and balanced information and is more comprehensive
than single-volume family medical guides.
Diabetes mellitus is a common disease all over the world and its frequency is steadily
increasing. The availability of a wide variety of treatment options results in improvement
or even normalization of hyperglycemia as well as of the accompanying metabolic
disorders. However people with diabetes continue to suffer from the complications of
Diabetic foot-related problems occur frequently and may have serious consequences.
Amputations at different anatomical levels are the most serious of them....