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Biologie Moléculaire - Génétique - Biotechnologies

  • 1st Edition
  • May 9, 2024
  • ASSOCIATION EXON + 1 more
  • French
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La collection Objectif Internat Pharmacie est plus spécifiquement destinée aux étudiants de 4e et 5e années de pharmacie. L’objectif de ces ouvrages est de proposer à l’étudiant des fiches apportant de façon condensée tous les éléments nécessaires pour une préparation réussie au concours del’internat en s’appuyant sur les connaissances habituellement demandées dans les questions posées à l’examen : exercices, dossiers biologiques et thérapeutiques.Cet ouvrage, en parfaite conformité avec le programme du concours de l’internat, traite de la biologie moléculaire, de la génétique et des biotechnologies.Il est composé de 38 fiches reprenant les questions de la section II (items 1 à 6), de la section IV (items 54 et 55) et de la section V (items 57 et 58). Les fiches “Biotechnologies” et “Biothérapies” de cet ouvrage sont totalement novatrices et s’intègrent dans la section V du programme de l’internat.La présentation, claire et synthétique, privilégie les listes à puces, les tableaux et une cinquantaine d’illustrations en couleurs.Pour faciliter le repérage, les numéros de la section et de la question du programme sont rappelés en début de chaque fiche et un index vient compléter l’ouvrage.En plus des étudiants préparant le concours de l’internat en pharmacie, l’ouvrage pourra également intéresser les étudiants de DFGSP, de DFASP, en Master, ainsi que les professionnels et chercheurs de la Santé.

Differential Diagnosis for Non-medical Prescribers, Nurses and Pharmacists: A Case-Based Approach

  • 1st Edition
  • May 7, 2024
  • Paul Rutter
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As pharmacists and nurses are asked to take on greater responsibilities and extend the scope of their practice, this new book will support you to triage and manage patients using a clinical decision-making approach. Unlike existing textbooks that cover symptoms management or provide a checklist format, Differential Diagnosis for Non-medical Prescribers, Nurses and Pharmacists provides case studies of common presentations with examples of associated clinical reasoning techniques to help you make a differential diagnosis. The book covers a broad range of symptoms and is ideal for exam revision as well as for practising health professionals who wish to improve their experience and exposure to common patient situations.

Simulation-Based Education

  • 1st Edition
  • April 29, 2024
  • Elizabeth Simpson + 2 more
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With an increasing focus on Simulation-Based Education (SBE) in health care, this new book is a step-by-step guide to becoming an effective SBE educator. Simulation-Based Education provides practical advice for undergraduate and postgraduate educators on how to plan and deliver SBE across a range of health and social care disciplines. It covers the planning, delivery and evaluation of SBE, hints and tips for success, and interactive immersive simulation in a variety of education settings. Written by SBE specialists from across the healthcare disciplines, the book uses a ‘workshop’ approach that encourages readers to evaluate their current practice and apply new knowledge to develop their strengths, making it invaluable for the entire SBE team.

Démarche clinique et diagnostic en kinésithérapie

  • 2nd Edition
  • April 29, 2024
  • Michel Dufour + 2 more
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Entre la pratique quotidienne personnalisée et les tests standardisés, le praticien manuel est souvent en difficulté. Ce livre n’offre pas de recettes, mais montre, à travers 126 pathologies de l’appareil locomoteur remontées dans leur approche diagnostique, comment mener à bien l’enquête policière de la démarche clinique et du diagnostic.Les auteurs, praticiens expérimentés et enseignants, ont eu à coeur de présenter le fruit de leur travail sous forme de fiches standardisées agréables à lire. Pour chaque pathologie, la fiche suit un plan systématisé : arbre diagnostique, rappel des recommandations, iconographie représentative (photo ou radiographie) et synthèse (interrogatoire, observation, examen articulaire, examen fonctionnel, diagnostic, attitude thérapeutique).Cet ouvrage, entièrement revu, est donc un outil indispensable au praticien dans son exercice quotidien. Il a été conçu pour être pratique et donc pour permettre un accès rapide à l’information recherchée. Le lecteur, masseur-kinésithérapeute ou ostéopathe, y trouvera également matière à réflexion et à enrichir sa pratique de façon rationnelle.Michel DufourKinésithérapeute, MCMK cadre de santé, enseignant aux IFMK à l’EFOM (Paris), IFMK (Berck), IFMKEF (Meaux), HEK (Casablanca) ; cofondateur de l’Institut d’anatomie clinique appliquée (www.applicanat.fr)Serge TixaKinésithérapeute, MCMK cadre de santé, ostéopathe, enseignant à l’IFMK (Montpellier), IFKO (Lyon) ; cofondateur de l’Institut d’anatomie clinique appliquée (www.applicanat.fr)Santiago Del Valle AcedoKinésithérapeute libéral, enseignant aux IFMK à l’EFOM (Paris) ; cofondateur de l’Institut d’anatomie clinique appliquée (www.applicanat.fr)

Essential Skills for Physiotherapists

  • 1st Edition
  • April 25, 2024
  • David Clancy + 5 more
  • English
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Essential Skills for Physiotherapists: A Personal and Professional Development Framework explores the vital intrapersonal and interpersonal skills that physiotherapists need for continuous growth. These are rarely taught in academic courses, clinical training, and other physiotherapy textbooks – but they make all the difference for our patients!Non-clinical, ‘soft’ skills are crucial ingredients for a successful and exciting career in physiotherapy - and are transferable to other walks of life, and other professions. This book introduces the reader to trainable skills such as leadership, wellbeing, career mapping and habit building. Other topics range from building a personal brand, interdisciplinary thinking, communication, networking, and relationship building. The real challenge in our profession is often integrating knowledge and theory to practice - and this book unpacks how to implement these skills in different settings, to support clinical practice and professional development.This unique resource is based on the curriculum from the successful education and mentoring platform, The Learning Physiotherapist (TLP), which compiles life lessons from a diverse range of world-leading international physiotherapists. Learn from elite professional sport, public and private healthcare practitioners, researchers, and academics from environments such as Liverpool FC, Cirque du Soleil, Isokinetic Medical Group, San Antonio Spurs, NHS, Aspetar and the IRFU.Learn directly from these renowned industry leaders as they share priceless knowledge, learnings from mistakes and invaluable insights…plus ways to seamlessly weave these into your own practical scenarios.

Rodak's Hematology

  • 7th Edition
  • April 15, 2024
  • Elaine M. Keohane + 3 more
  • English
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Make sure you are thoroughly prepared to work in a clinical laboratory. Rodak’s Hematology: Clinical Principles and Applications, 7th Edition uses hundreds of full-color photomicrographs to help you understand the essentials of hematology and hemostasis. This new edition details the parts and functions of the cell; shows how to accurately identify cells; covers normal hematopoiesis through diseases of erythroid, myeloid, lymphoid, and megakaryocytic origins; and simplifies hemostasis and thrombosis concepts and disorders. Easy to follow and understand, this book also covers key topics, including working in the hematology and hemostasis laboratory; complementary testing areas such as flow cytometry, cytogenetics, and molecular diagnostics; and laboratory testing of blood cells and body fluid cells.

Documentation for Rehabilitation

  • 4th Edition
  • April 12, 2024
  • Lori Quinn + 1 more
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Better patient management starts with better documentation! Documentation for Rehabilitation, 4th Edition demonstrates how to accurately document treatment progress and patient outcomes using a framework for clinical reasoning based on the International Classification for Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF) model adopted by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). The documentation guidelines in this practical resource are easily adaptable to different practice settings and patient populations in physical therapy and physical therapy assisting. Realistic examples and practice exercises reinforce the understanding and application of concepts, improving skills in both documentation and clinical reasoning.

Introduction to Radiologic Technology

  • 9th Edition
  • April 5, 2024
  • William J. Callaway
  • English
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Get an introduction to the radiologic technology profession with this solid text! Covering everything a beginning radiography student needs to know, Introduction to Radiologic Technology, 9th Edition lays the groundwork for a successful career. It includes coverage of the coursework required, basic learning skills, a historical perspective on radiology, and insight into key topics such as the language of medicine, digital imaging, patient care, and radiation safety. This book also includes the latest changes in the registry exam and a discussion of the radiographer’s role in the practice setting and opportunities for advancement.

Atlas d'acupuncture

  • 2nd Edition
  • April 3, 2024
  • Claudia Focks + 2 more
  • French
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Claudia FocksAvec la collaboration de Ulrich März et Ingolf Hosbach.Ouvrage de référence, l’Atlas d’acupuncture présente de façon exhaustive les douzeméridiens principaux, les points des huit merveilleux vaisseaux, tout comme de nombreuxpoints hors méridiens.Chaque point est présenté selon le même modèle, permettant de saisir d’un seulregard sur une même page les informations cliniques les plus importantes. L’objectifest ainsi d’aider le praticien dans sa recherche de la localisation correcte du point,de l’angle d’insertion de l’aiguille, ainsi que des principales actions et indications.Les caractéristiques particulières de chaque point sont aussi systématiquement présentées.Le contenu de cette nouvelle édition a été entièrement actualisé en vue d’améliorerson caractère didactique et d’apporter plus de sécurité pour le traitement.Les très nombreuses illustrations sont composées de photographies cliniques,de schémas, ainsi que de pictogrammes mettant en évidence l’angle et la profondeurd’insertion de l’aiguille, tout comme des alertes, qu’il s’agisse d’éviter des organes ouune puncture douloureuse. L’état de la recherche scientifique a également été mis à jour,tenant compte des dernières données sur l’acupuncture et son efficacité.L’Atlas d’acupuncture, en dressant un panorama complet de cette pratique, constitueun ouvrage incontournable pour les acupuncteurs, qu’ils soient confirmés ou en formation.

Grieve's Modern Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

  • 5th Edition
  • April 2, 2024
  • Deborah Falla + 4 more
  • English
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Originally edited by Gregory Grieve, a founder of modern manual therapy, the fifth edition of Grieve's Modern Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy continues to offer contemporary evidence, models of diagnosis and practice that make this one of the most highly respected reference books for physiotherapists. This edition has been fully updated to provide an overview of the latest science in a rapidly evolving field. It includes detailed directions for research-informed patient care for a range of musculoskeletal disorders, as well as up-to-date information on the global burden, research methodologies, measurements, and principles of assessment and management. A new international editorial board, with experience in both research and clinical practice, bring a truly comprehensive perspective to this book, meaning those practising musculoskeletal physiotherapy today will find it highly clinically relevant to their work.