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Infektionsepidemiologie: Methoden, moderne Surveillance, by Alexander Krämer, Ralf Reintjes

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Alexander Krämer, Ralf Reintjes

Infektionsepidemiologie – Zusammenhänge erkennen, Erkrankungen vorbeugen.

Tuberkulose, Malaria, HIV - Infektionskrankheiten sind weltweit für ein Drittel aller Todesfälle verantwortlich. Infektionskrankheiten verursachen hohe gesundheitsökonomische Belastungen (in den united states Kosten von ca. a hundred and twenty Mrd. US-Dollar/Jahr).

Tourismus, Geschäftsreisen, Migrationen – Erreger mit neuen Resistenzen werden eingeschleppt. BSE, HIV – neue Krankheiten breiten sich aus. Globale Erwärmung – endemische Regionen für Tropenkrankheiten vergrößern sich. HBV und Leberkarzinom, Helicobacter pylori und Magenulcus – neue Zusammenhänge werden erkannt. Hohe Bevölkerungsdichte, Impflücken in der Bevölkerung – Epidemien werden begünstigt.

Eine interdisziplinäre Herausforderung für Infektionsepidemiologen, Mikrobiologen, Biologen, Public health-Experten und Arbeits- und Tropenmediziner.

Das Buch bietet fundierte Kenntnisse einer modernen Infektionsepidemiologie:

Prinzipien und Konzepte der Infektionsepidemiologie Surveillance Präventionsstrategien Mathematische Modellierung international Public future health

Problembasiertes Anwenden der Buchinhalte:

Durch praktische Übungen mit einfach handhabbaren Programmen und Datensätzen auf CD-ROM.

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Advances in Statistical Methods for the Health Sciences: by Douglas G. Altman, Marialena Trivella, Francesco Pezzella,

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Douglas G. Altman, Marialena Trivella, Francesco Pezzella, Adrian L. Harris (auth.), Jean-Louis Auget, N. Balakrishnan, Mounir Mesbah, Geert Molenberghs (eds.)

Statistical equipment became more and more vital and now shape essential a part of study within the well-being sciences. Many refined methodologies were built for particular purposes and difficulties. This self-contained quantity, an outgrowth of an "International convention on Statistical tools in wellbeing and fitness Sciences," covers quite a lot of issues concerning new statistical tools and novel functions within the healthiness sciences.

The chapters, written via prime specialists of their respective fields, are thematically divided into the subsequent areas:

* Prognostic reports and normal epidemiology

* Pharmacovigilance

* caliber of life

* Survival analysis

* Clustering

* defense and efficacy assessment

* medical design

* types for the environment

* Genomic analysis

* Animal health

This complete quantity may be hugely precious an of serious curiosity to the wellbeing and fitness technological know-how group in addition to practitioners, researchers, and graduate scholars in utilized chance, records, and biostatistics.

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Acep First Aid Manual (5th Edition) by Gina M. Piazza

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Gina M. Piazza

A potential life-saving connection with hold round the condo or within the automobile, DK’s First relief guide appears at greater than a hundred varied stipulations, from splinters and sprained ankles to strokes and unconsciousness, and exhibits precisely what to do with step by step photographic sequences.
Every situation is obviously defined, outlining motives, signs and symptoms, and motion plans. The up to date layout makes the directions more uncomplicated to persist with, no matter if you would like details on emergency first reduction, first relief for infants and youngsters, or pointers on resuscitation.

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The Happy Herbivore Guide to Plant-Based Living by Lindsay S. Nixon

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Lindsay S. Nixon

On a daily basis, Lindsay S. Nixon, writer of the preferred Happy Herbivore weblog and cookbook sequence, is shipped dozens of questions from readers approximately dwelling a plant-based lifestyles: What do you do in social events outdoors of the house? At eating places? Potlucks? Weddings? What approximately touring and holiday? How do you care for negativity and naysayers? How do you check with your loved ones and associates approximately this manner of life?

Nixon has prepare a realistic advisor to handle questions like those and to aid with the numerous different demanding situations that include a plant-based or vegan nutrition. no matter if you're already residing the satisfied Herbivore way of life or just deliberating switching to a plant-based lifestyle, The chuffed Herbivore advisor to Plant-Based Living is for you.

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Yoga Nidra: Awaken to Unqualified Presence Through by Richard Miller, Ph.D

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Richard Miller, Ph.D

The most relaxing components of a yoga classification comes once we leisure in savasana—the "corpse" pose—and become aware of deep serenity, a feeling of easy pleasure, and a glimpse into our precise nature as unqualified presence. How is that this so? grasp instructor Richard Miller explains that this adventure is a manifestation of yoga nidra, the meditative nation of mind-body union on the middle of all yoga practice.

A strong integration of publication and CD audio studying, Yoga Nidra is an historical tantric yoga direction that results in internal freedom. via available language acceptable for any point of perform, Miller takes us step by step throughout the conventional strategies of rest and meditation to assist us circulate towards the belief of "unqualified presence"—the final target of yoga—a objective unreachable via posture perform on my own. via his specialist suggestions, scholars will experience:

Deep leisure for reduction from daily stress
The improvement of "one-pointedness"—a key to non secular awakening
Healing from painful feelings, similar to worry, grief, and anger
More powerful and energizing sleep, and lots more and plenty more
Suitable for either novices and complicated practitioners—but new to such a lot Westerners—Yoga Nidra presents an unrivaled option to adventure the fruits of the paintings of yoga, and the deeper actual, emotional, and religious rewards which are its promise.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and different supplementary fabrics will not be included.

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The Kidney and Body Fluids in Health and Disease by Luis Reuss, Elsa Bello-Reuss (auth.), Saulo Klahr M.D.

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Luis Reuss, Elsa Bello-Reuss (auth.), Saulo Klahr M.D. (eds.)

This quantity was once designed as a textual content for clinical scholars, condominium officials, or even clinicians. It offers with the commonest difficulties in nephrology, offering new perception into tips on how to increase medical talents. A finished review of renal body structure and electrolyte issues lays the foundation for a transparent presentation of the pathophysiological ideas that underlie those issues and a step by step presentation of the mechanisms in the back of the signs of kidney failure. The origins of this publication might be traced to the educating of a Renal Pathophysiology path on the Washington collage institution of drugs, starting within the mid-1960s. whilst adjustments within the scientific college curriculum came about within the early Nineteen Seventies, an attempt was once made to synthesize the minimal center curriculum for sophomore scientific scholars, and the distillation of "essential fabric" to be lined within the region of renal pathophysiology ended in the advance of the 1st variation of a renal syllabus. This syllabus has been utilized in our division considering that 1974, and, following many of the concepts and reviews of scholars and school, it's been solely remodeled again and again to enhance its effectiveness and price. This e-book is an immediate extension of that syllabus, built-in with contri­ butions from college individuals in our Renal department, and increased to incorporate a bit on remedy in such a lot chapters. it's our desire that this structure will serve the wishes of not just sophomore and senior clinical scholars, but in addition condo officials, nephrology fellows, and clinicians.

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Magnesium in human health and disease by Adel A. A. Ismail B. Pharm. (Hon.), Ph.D., FRCPath, Yasmin

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Adel A. A. Ismail B. Pharm. (Hon.), Ph.D., FRCPath, Yasmin Ismail B.Sc., M.D., MRCP (auth.), Ronald Ross Watson, Victor R. Preedy, Sherma Zibadi (eds.)

Magnesium is a vital mineral that's required for progress and survival of people. on the grounds that magnesium is a mineral and never synthesizable it has to be received via nutritional meals and/or vitamins. Magnesium in Human wellbeing and fitness and Disease studies some great benefits of magnesium supplementation to arrive urged intakes in addition to presents new learn that means how achieving degrees above the advised intakes can advertise overall healthiness and deal with a variety of illnesses. Magnesium deficiency could cause low serum potassium and calcium degrees, retention of sodium, and occasional circulating degrees of regulatory hormones. those adjustments in foodstuff reason neurological and muscular indicators equivalent to tremor and muscle spasms. additional magnesium deficiency motives lack of urge for food, nausea, vomiting, character adjustments and loss of life from middle failure. explanations of magnesium deficiency contain alcohol abuse, poorly managed diabetes, over the top or persistent vomiting and/or diarrhea. therefore the results of insufficient and poor intakes or degrees of magnesium is necessary to future health and are reviewed by means of the specialist clinicians during this ebook. Magnesium in Human health and wellbeing and Disease presents the most up-tp-date study to aid the capability advantages or lack thereof for regular and excessive supplementation with magnesium. Animal version study and early human trials are reviewed to rfile different ailment states comparable to high blood pressure, ldl cholesterol point, variety 2 diabetes and heart problems that may reap the benefits of elevated magnesium.

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