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La rééducation de l'écriture de l'enfant et de l'adolescent

  • 5th Edition
  • November 6, 2023
  • Florence de Montesquieu + 1 more
  • French
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Cet ouvrage, fruit de plusieurs années de réflexion et de pratique de la graphothérapie, présente en détail l’approche actualisée de la prise en charge des difficultés de l’écriture manuscrite.Cette 5e édition intègre les progrès des neurosciences dans la connaissance du cerveau et des troubles du neurodéveloppement. Elle propose deux nouveaux chapitres : l’un sur les compétences transversales intervenant dans l’écriture (linguistiques, exécutives, visuelles, etc.) et l’autre sur les techniques de copie. Les données scientifiques sont actualisées : nouveaux tests permettant d'enrichir les méthodes de détection et d’évaluation des difficultés d'écriture y compris à l’aide de tablettes graphiques, renouvellement des techniques de rééducation avec de nouveaux exercices, mise à jour des données relatives à la posture. La place du graphothérapeute-rééducateur de l’écriture dans le parcours de soin est précisée. La bibliographie est elle aussi étoffée du fait de l’augmentation de la littérature sur le sujet. Ainsi, cette nouvelle édition, largement enrichie et augmentée, apporte un éclairage sur les pratiques actuelles de la graphothérapie.Ce manuel didactique ouvre de nouvelles pistes de réflexion, au service de tous ceux qui, de près ou de loin, sont concernés par l’écriture des enfants et des adolescents : graphothérapeutes, bien sûr, mais aussi enseignants, pédagogues, orthophonistes, psychomotriciens, ergothérapeutes, psychologues, etc.Florence de Montesquieu est graphothérapeute, rééducatrice de l’écriture. Elle exerce depuis 20 ans en cabinet libéral à Paris. Elle est chargée d’enseignements au Centre de Formation Universitaire en Orthophonie de Poitiers et dans le cadre de la formation professionnelle au métier de graphothérapeute-rééducateur de l’écriture dispensée par l’association Graphidys.Chantal Thoulon-Page est graphothérapeute. Ancien membre actif du groupement des graphothérapeutes rééducateurs de l’écriture et actuellement présidente d’honneur de l’association Graphidys, elle s’est consacrée pendant de nombreuses années à la rééducation de l’écriture de l’enfant et à la formation des graphothérapeutes en région Rhône-Alpes.

Management of Obesity, Part 2: Treatment Strategies, An Issue of Gastroenterology Clinics of North America

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 52-4
  • November 4, 2023
  • Lee M. Kaplan + 1 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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In this issue of Gastroenterology Clinics, guest editor Dr. Lee M. Kaplan brings his considerable expertise to the topic of Management of Obesity, Part 2: Treatment Strategies. Thirteen percent of the world’s population are obese, and most of the world’s population live in countries where being overweight and obese kills more people than being underweight. In this second issue (of two), key experts address treatment and prevention strategies for obesity, including bariatric surgery, medical management, and lifestyle modifications. 

Pediatric Physical Examination

  • 4th Edition
  • November 2, 2023
  • Karen G. Duderstadt + 1 more
  • English
  • Other
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Known for its accuracy, consistency, and portability, Pediatric Physical Examination: An Illustrated Handbook, 4th Edition teaches the unique range of skills that Nurse Practitioners and primary care providers need to assess children of all ages. Spiral-bound for quick reference in clinical settings, this photo-rich, step-by-step guide to physical examination prepares you to expertly examine children from birth through adolescence. Body system chapters begin with fetal development and take you through the key developmental stages of childhood. This edition features new sections with Telehealth Tips and Considerations for Special Populations in many chapters, as well as expanded coverage of maltreatment, mental health, and social disparities of health.

Healthcare in the Arabian Gulf and Greater Middle East: A Guide for Healthcare Professionals

  • 1st Edition
  • November 2, 2023
  • May McCreaddie + 2 more
  • English
  • Paperback
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Healthcare in the Arabian Gulf and Greater Middle East is the first evidence-based, English-language textbook to provide a comprehensive overview of healthcare in this region, where health systems are rapidly evolving and feature large numbers of expatriate health professionals serving a population with diverse ethnic, social, cultural and environmental needs.This unique book covers relevant research, conditions and appropriate interventions and treatment. Readers will gain an insight into the key health challenges of the region and how to approach them, as well as local healthcare structures and cultural considerations such as Islam and healthcare, culturally competent communication and the role of the family.Written by experienced international and local academics and professionals, this book will be invaluable for students, healthcare professionals and anyone interested in working in this fascinating region.

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, An Issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 50-4
  • November 2, 2023
  • Amanda J. Adeleye + 1 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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In this issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America, guest editors Drs. Amanda J. Adeleye and A. Musa Zamah bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Top experts discuss the clinical implications of research in areas such as preimplantation genetic testing, utilization of artificial intelligence, and fertility preservation, while also exploring important topics like racial disparity and the economics of fertility care.

Treatment and Management of Tropical Liver Disease

  • 1st Edition
  • November 1, 2023
  • Jose Debes
  • English
  • Paperback
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Offering a unique, comprehensive overview of common and uncommon liver diseases found in the tropics and resource-constrained regions, Treatment and Management of Tropical Liver Disease provides practical information and insights on both diagnosis and treatment. It offers valuable details on acute and chronic viral and parasitic hepatic infections, bacterial and fungal infections, liver masses, autoimmune diseases, and other liver-related maladies typically found in the tropics. An expert global author team covers making a diagnosis with imaging techniques most likely found in specific regions, offers guidance on managing patients in areas with limited resources once a diagnosis has been established, and discusses how to manage patients with chronic liver disease with a focus on cost-effectiveness and quality of life.

Advances in Anesthesia, 2023

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 41-1
  • November 1, 2023
  • Laurence Torsher
  • English
  • Hardback
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Advances in Anesthesia reviews the year’s most important findings and updates within the field in order to provide anesthesiologists with the current clinical information they need to improve patient outcomes. A distinguished editorial board, led by Dr. Laurence Torsher, identifies key areas of major progress and controversy and invites preeminent specialists to contribute original articles devoted to these topics. These insightful overviews in anesthesia inform and enhance clinical practice by bringing concepts to a clinical level and exploring their everyday impact on patient care. 

Sleep in Women, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 18-4
  • November 1, 2023
  • Monica L. Andersen
  • English
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In this issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics, guest editor Dr. Monica L. Andersen brings her considerable expertise to the topic of Sleep in Women. Top experts discuss topics such as the relationship between mood and sleep in different female reproductive states; sleep parameters across the menstrual cycle; sleep duration, obesity and mortality risk in women; sleep during menopause; and more. 

Use of Biologic and Regenerative Therapies in Equine Practice, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Equine Practice

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 39-3
  • October 30, 2023
  • Lauren V. Schnabel
  • English
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In this issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Equine Practice, guest editor Ds. Lauren V. Schnabel brings her considerable expertise to the topic of Use of Biologic and Regenerative Therapies in Equine Practice. Top experts in the field explain what the main biologic and regenerative therapies are, what they contain, evidence to date for how they should be used, and how to monitor response to treatment.  While the majority of the issue will focus on musculoskeletal applications, other indications for use will be discussed including wounds and ophthalmologic conditions as well as other inflammatory diseases. 

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Where We’ve Come and Where We’re Going, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 37-4
  • October 27, 2023
  • Emily Sydnor Spivak + 1 more
  • English
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In this issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America, guest editors Drs. Emily Sydnor Spivak and Sage Greenlee bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Antimicrobial Stewardship: Where We Have Come and Where We Are Going. Throughout the last decade, the field of antimicrobial stewardship  has undergone exponential growth due to heightened awareness of antimicrobial use and emerging multidrug-resistant organisms. Additionally, the COVID-19 pandemic highlighted systemic and persistent health disparities in the United States. In this issue, top experts provide a recap of the progress made over the last decade in antimicrobial stewardship and provide direction for next steps in this ever-growing field.