Medical Microbiology: with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, 7e by Patrick R. Murray PhD, Ken S. Rosenthal PhD, Michael A.

By Patrick R. Murray PhD, Ken S. Rosenthal PhD, Michael A. Pfaller MD

Quickly examine the microbiology basics you must know with Medical Microbiology, seventh Edition, by way of Dr. Patrick R. Murray, Dr. Ken S. Rosenthal, and Dr. Michael A. Pfaller. Newly reorganized to correspond with built-in curricula and altering learn behavior, this useful and conceivable textual content is clearly written and simple to use, providing clinically suitable information regarding microbes and their illnesses in a succinct and fascinating manner.

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By Leslie P. Gartner James L. Hiatt

Now in complete colour, the Fourth variation of this vintage textual content combines concise but entire assurance of head and neck anatomy with exceptional images, drawings, and tables to supply scholars with a radical knowing of this important topic. This variation comprises easy anatomic details now not present in different really expert textbooks of head and neck anatomy. It information constructions of the oral hollow space from an oral exam viewpoint to advertise the sensible software of basic anatomic strategies. different positive factors contain medical concerns bins that spotlight the medical value of anatomy, a dialogue of the anatomic foundation of neighborhood anesthesia and lymphatic drainage, and an embryological account of head and neck improvement.

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Violence in America: A Public Health Approach by Mark L. Rosenberg, Mary Ann Fenley

By Mark L. Rosenberg, Mary Ann Fenley

Damage is the best reason behind years of strength existence misplaced within the usa, and one 3rd of all deadly accidents are as a result of intentional accidents or violence. at the present time, public well-being officers have pointed out violence as similar in value and influence to such past epidemics as smallpox, tuberculosis, and syphilis. This quantity deals a landmark evaluation of the matter of violence from a public healthiness standpoint. Its goals is either to explain what's recognized approximately violence in our society, and to steer the best way in the direction of concerning overall healthiness pros in either research and motion. The authors, all the world over identified specialists of their fields, learn baby, wife, and elder abuse; sexual attack and rape; suicide; assaultive violence; and murder. to every subject they create an research of key concerns in epidemiology, causal and possibility components, results, and interventions. This well timed paintings can be a priceless source for public well-being execs, criminologists, sociologists, social employees, educators, and all these inquisitive about violence in our groups.

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Survival Analysis: Techniques for Censored and Truncated by John P. Klein, Melvin L. Moeschberger

By John P. Klein, Melvin L. Moeschberger

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Parasitology for Medical and Clinical Laboratory by John W. Ridley

By John W. Ridley

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By John M. Kelly

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