Pocket Tutor Ophthalmology

Author: Shyamanga Borooah,Mark Wright,Bal Dhillon

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 1907816216

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 6800

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”. Their highly affordable price represents great value for those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Topics reflect information needs stemming from today’s integrated undergraduate & foundation courses: Common investigations (ECG, Chest X-Ray, etc) Clinical skills (procedures, patient examination, etc) Important and/or complex specialties in which students receive comparatively little dedicated training (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key Points Highly affordable price and convenient pocket size format – fits in back pocket! Ophthalmology receives little teaching time in the medical curriculum, so students often feel ill prepared to deal with eye problems - which are invariably urgent in nature Descriptions of common disorders enhanced by Clinical Scenarios (Patient presents with...) which help students and trainees to recognise and manage common presenting problems

Pocket Tutor Otolaryngology

Author: Abir Bhattacharyya,Nitesh Patel

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 1907816119

Category: Medical

Page: 282

View: 9699

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”. Their highly affordable price represents great value for those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Topics reflect information needs stemming from today’s integrated undergraduate & foundation courses: Common investigations (ECG, Chest X-Ray, etc) Clinical skills (procedures, patient examination, etc) Important and/or complex specialties in which students receive comparatively little dedicated training (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key Points Highly affordable price and convenient pocket size format – fits in back pocket! Ear, nose & throat disorders account for a high proportion of the problems that students and junior doctors see during GP, A&E, paediatric & surgical rotations, but they receive little formal ENT training Descriptions of common disorders enhanced by clinical scenarios (Patient presents with...) which help students and trainees recognise and manage common presenting problems Highly Commended at the BMA Medical Book Awards 2012

Pocket Tutor Clinical Examination

Author: Peter Cartledge,Catherine Cartledge,Andrew Lockey

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 1907816755

Category: Medical

Page: 290

View: 7326

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”, at a highly affordable price that puts them within reach of those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Common investigations (ECG, imaging, etc) Clinical skills (patient examination, etc.) Clinical specialties that students perceive as too small to merit a textbook (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key Points Practical, accessible guide to examining the patient, which remains the bedrock of diagnosis and clinical evaluation Consistent chapter organisation: each body system chapter starts with relevant basic science, then highlights key signs before summarising examination technique Lavishly illustrated with clinical photographs, summary tables and tips boxes

Pocket Tutor Dermatology

Author: Emma Craythorne,Marie-Louise Daly

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 190781678X

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 2405

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”. Their highly affordable price puts them within reach of those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Common investigations (ECG, imaging) Clinical skills (patient examination) Clinical specialties that students perceive as too small to merit a textbook (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key points Breaks down a subject that students and trainees find confusing due to the number of differentials that mimic each other Logical, sequential content: relevant basic science, clinical essentials and diagnostic pathways; then chapters devoted to individual disease groups within dermatology, including perinatal and paediatric Descriptions of common disorders are enhanced by Clinical Scenarios (Patient presents with...), which help students and trainees to recognise and manage common presenting problems

Clinical Ophthalmology Made Easy

Author: Anina Abraham,Sirisha Senthil

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350905183

Category: Medical

Page: 460

View: 3403

The second edition of Clinical Ophthalmology Made Easy brings postgraduates and residents fully up to date with the most recent advances and developments in the field. Beginning with a chapter on patient evaluation, each of the following chapters is dedicated to a different part of the eye and covers the etiology, pathology, clinical features and management of diseases and disorders that may be encountered. Presented in a practical, easy to follow format, this comprehensive guide includes tables, flow charts, images and illustrations to assist learning. Key points New edition for postgraduates presenting latest developments in ophthalmology Covers diseases and disorders in all parts of the eye Practical, easy to follow format, with tables and illustrations Previous edition published in 2009

OphthoBook

Author: Timothy Root

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781448638826

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 179

View: 1211

OphthoBook is the printed version of the amazing OphthoBook.com online book and video series. The combination of this text, along with the online video lectures, creates the most informative and easy-to-understand ophthalmology review ever written. It is geared toward medical students, optometry students, and non-ophthalmologists who want to learn more about the eye without getting bogged down with mindless detail. The book is broken down into ten chapters: 1. Eye History 2. Anatomy 3. Glaucoma 4. Retina 5. Infection 6. Neuroophthalmology 7. Pediatric Ophthalmology 8. Trauma 9. Optics 10. Lens and Cataract Each chapter also includes "pimp questions" you might be asked in a clinic. Also, an entire chapter of ophthalmology board-review questions, flashcards, and eye abbreviations. Perhaps most useful, each chapter corresponds to the 20-minute video lectures viewable at OphthoBook.com. And lots of fun cartoons!

Pocket Tutor Emergency Imaging

Author: Mandip K Heir,Ram Vaidhyanath

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 1907816569

Category: Medical

Page: 224

View: 8310

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”, at a highly affordable price that puts them within reach of those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Topics reflect information needs stemming from today’s integrated undergraduate & foundation courses: Common investigations (ECG, imaging, etc) Clinical skills (surface anatomy, patient examination, etc.) Clinical specialties that students perceive as too small to merit a textbook (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key Points Highly affordable price and convenient pocket size format – fits in back pocket! Logical, sequential content: the first principles of emergency imaging, then a guide to understanding a normal image and the building blocks of an abnormal image, before describing specific clinical disorders Clinical disorders are illustrated by high quality radiographs, ultrasounds, CTs and MRIs, with brief accompanying text that clearly identifies the defining feature of the image Focuses on the conditions that medical students and foundation doctors are most likely to see and be tested on

Pocket Tutor Dermatology

Author: Emma Craythorne,Marie-Louise Daly

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 190781678X

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 3094

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”. Their highly affordable price puts them within reach of those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Common investigations (ECG, imaging) Clinical skills (patient examination) Clinical specialties that students perceive as too small to merit a textbook (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key points Breaks down a subject that students and trainees find confusing due to the number of differentials that mimic each other Logical, sequential content: relevant basic science, clinical essentials and diagnostic pathways; then chapters devoted to individual disease groups within dermatology, including perinatal and paediatric Descriptions of common disorders are enhanced by Clinical Scenarios (Patient presents with...), which help students and trainees to recognise and manage common presenting problems

Psychiatry

Author: John Geddes,Jonathan Price,Rebecca McKnight

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199233969

Category: Medical

Page: 477

View: 9777

Rev. ed. of: Psychiatry / Michael Gelder, Richard Mayou, John Geddes. 3rd ed. c2005.

Ophthalmic Nursing

Author: Mary E. Shaw,Agnes Lee,Rosalind Stollery

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118697731

Category: Medical

Page: 336

View: 8100

There have been many changes in the arena of ophthalmic care since the last edition of this book was published. This fourth edition has been fully updated and revised to reflect these recent advances in care, and incorporates new information on patient care, contexts of care, and expanded roles. It includes a greater emphasis on the primary care setting, more information on issues such as new treatments, infection control, and use of technology, greater detail on theatre, anaesthetics and recovery, and new information on the role of other healthcare professionals involved in ophthalmic care. Now with colour illustrations throughout, this accessible text also includes evidence-based procedure guidelines and reflective practice exercises that enable the reader to apply the learning in practice. Written by highly regarded authors based at The University of Manchester and Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Ophthalmic Nursing is a must-have for every eye department.

Pocket Tutor Orthopaedics

Author: Nicola Blucher,Charlotte Ellis,Katherine Butler,Simon Platt

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 1907816992

Category: Medical

Page: 260

View: 6274

Highly affordable, pocket-sized guide to Orthopaedics for junior doctors and medical trainees.

Ophthalmic Imaging

Author: James S. Wolffsohn,Sandip Doshi

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0750688572

Category: Medical

Page: 172

View: 5012

Eye Essentials is a major new series which provides authoritative and accessible information for all eye care professionals, whether in training or in practice. Each book is a rapid revision aid for students taking higher professional qualifications and a handy clinical reference guide for practitioners in busy clinics. Highly designed with synoptic text, handy tables, key bullet points, summaries, icons and stunning full colour illustrations, the books have rapidly established themselves as the essential eye clinic pocket books. Ophthalmic Imaging explains and demonstrates the complete technology involved with imaging, from imaging chip and colour information capture to high-end instrumentation as this is critical to a full understanding of the potential and limitations of ocular imaging. Practical advice Evidence-based Highly designed, modern with icons, tables, synoptic text Very practical - with highlighted advice sections for patients, handy tables White coat pocket book Key opinion leaders for authors - not contributed so consistency of style and presentation Pulls the information together in one place very briefly Well illustrated

MRCOG Part 2: 550 MCQs, EMQs and SAQs

Author: Rekha Wuntakal,Tony Hollingworth

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 190781650X

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 1944

MRCOG PART 2: 550 MCQs, EMQs and SAQs offers the most up-to-date and comprehensive coverage of practice questions for trainees preparing for the MRCOG Part 2 written exam. Presented in a clear layout, chapters are mapped to the syllabus to deliver structured revision in all the key topics. Featuring a wealth of practice questions and fully descriptive answers, this book provides the essential revision tool to maximise chances of exam success. 550 questions, comprising 250 MCQs, 250 EMQs and 50 SAQs, reflecting the breadth of topics encountered in the actual exam Answers feature concise rationales to consolidate knowledge and understanding Extensive evidence-based referencing to relate theory to clinical practice

Pocket Tutor Renal Medicine

Author: David Oliveira,Debasish Banerjee,Joyce Popoola,Iain A.M. MacPhee,Seema Shrivastava,Daniel Jones,Steve Nelson

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 1907816577

Category: Medical

Page: 224

View: 9897

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”, at a highly affordable price that puts them within reach of those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Common investigations (ECG, imaging, etc) Clinical skills (patient examination, etc.) Clinical specialties that students perceive as too small to merit a textbook (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key Points Breaks down a subject that students find complex and daunting, using clear images and concise but informative text Logical, sequential content: relevant basic science; then chapters devoted to common disorders that introduce the clinical essentials of renal practice Descriptions of common disorders are enhanced by Clinical Scenarios (Patient presents with...), which help students and trainees to recognise and manage common presenting problems

Ophthalmology at a Glance

Author: Jane Olver,Lorraine Cassidy,Gurjeet Jutley,Laura Crawley

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111879723X

Category: Medical

Page: 144

View: 3618

Ophthalmology at a Glance provides a concise overview of the specialty, with clear and simple diagrams illustrating the essential information required for students, trainee optometrists, opticians and specialty nurses. It includes details on history and examination, before moving through specific conditions and their treatment. Closely tracking the undergraduate ophthalmology curriculum, this new edition is fully updated to reflect new developments in the field. Ophthalmology at a Glance: • Features tip boxes to give further insight into topics, warning boxes to indicate cautionary advice, help with exam technique, further reading, and key point boxes which summarize each chapter • Includes new chapters on tropical ophthalmology, ocular oncology and giant cell arteritis • Features expanded material on red eye and painful loss of vision, and discussion of new scientific evidence for the existence of a sixth layer of the cornea (Dua’s layer) • Includes a companion website at www.ataglanceseries.com/ophthal featuring clinical case studies, all the clinical images from the book as PowerPoint slides, and interactive flashcards for self-test

Oxford Handbook of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Author: Rogan Corbridge,Nicholas Steventon

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 0191039640

Category: Medical

Page: 416

View: 1832

This second edition of a best-selling Oxford Medical Handbook provides a comprehensive guide to the practice of ENT and head and neck surgery in a concise, practical, and easily accessible format. For use on the ward or for revision purposes, this new edition is organised anatomically and each section provides a summary of the essential approach to a specific presenting complaint. Quick access chapters are included detailing emergency conditions and their acute management. This new edition includes expanded sections on anatomy, paediatrics, drugs, practical and surgical procedures, and emergencies. There are new chapters covering ENT manifestations in HIV/AIDS and sleep disorders. Still the only pocket-sized reference of ENT available, this handbook is unique in offering diagnostic flowcharts which guide readers based on specific sets of symptoms. Patient-centred and practical, this book represents a more accurate experience for those typically faced with ENT and head and neck surgery in clinical practice.

Regional Anaesthesia

A Pocket Guide

Author: Alwin Chuan,David M. Scott

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199684235

Category: Medical

Page: 192

View: 7865

Regional Anaesthesia: A Pocket Guide is an essential companion to the practice of regional anaesthesia for consultants and trainees in the specialty. Filled with practical advice and carefully designed for ease of use, this book is the helpful aid to practice that anaesthetists have been waiting for. The book covers all the major blocks by anatomical region, from the head and upper extremities, to the lower extremities and para-axial region. The technique for each procedure is prefaced by information on its difficulty, indications, contraindications, and potential side-effects. Every procedure is also accompanied by a range of high-quality clinical photographs and anatomical drawings that demonstrate the importance of applying anatomical knowledge in practical anaesthetic procedures. Regional anaesthesia is a fast-moving specialty, and this book takes into account recent advances in ultrasound-guided techniques with a strong focus on real-time observation of needle placement. Landmark-placed blocks have are also covered for clinicians without access to ultrasound technology. Regional Anaesthesia: A Pocket Guide is a unique compilation of anaesthetic techniques that offers support and guidance for any trainee or specialist in their every day practice.

The Little Eye Book

A Pupil's Guide to Understanding Ophthalmology

Author: Janice K. Ledford

Publisher: Slack

ISBN: 9781556428845

Category: Medical

Page: 175

View: 1971

An introduction to the field of eye care, providing a description of ocular anatomy and physiology, discussing things that can go wrong with the eyes, and looking at basic examination techniques and patient services, treatments, and surgery.