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By Dick Teresi
Vital and provocative, The Undead examines why in spite of the instruments of complicated know-how, what we expect of as lifestyles and demise, cognizance and nonconsciousness, isn't really precisely transparent and the way this challenge has been additional complex by way of the enterprise of organ harvesting.
Dick Teresi, a technology author with a dismal humorousness, manages to make this tale wonderful, informative, and obtainable as he indicates how dying choice has develop into extra complex than ever. Teresi introduces us to brain-death specialists, hospice staff, undertakers, coma experts and those that have recovered from coma, organ transplant surgeons and organ procurers, anesthesiologists who examine ache in legally useless sufferers, medical professionals who've stored dwelling sufferers from organ harvests, nurses who take care of beating-heart cadavers, ICU medical professionals who believe subtly harassed to claim sufferers useless instead of retailer them, and so on. a lot of what they must say is surprising. Teresi additionally presents a short historical past of the way demise has been made up our minds from the days of the traditional Egyptians and the Incas in the course of the twenty-first century. And he attracts at the writings and theories of celebrated scientists, medical professionals, and researchers—Jacques-Bénigne Winslow, Sherwin Nuland, Harvey Cushing, and Lynn Margulis, between others—to exhibit how theories approximately death and loss of life have replaced. With The Undead, Teresi makes us think carefully approximately how the scientific neighborhood makes a decision while a person is lifeless.
Häufig werden Ärzte in der Notfall- und Intensivmedizin, Anästhesie und Schmerztherapie mit Suchtpatienten konfrontiert. Dabei kann die Einnahme der Substanz selbst im Vordergrund stehen, z.B. bei einer Heroinintoxikation oder als Begleitumstand eine Rolle spielen, z.B. bei der Narkose alkoholisierter Patienten. Der Autor gibt hier einen einmaligen, umfassenden und systematischen Überblick. Er beschreibt die jeweiligen pharmakologischen Eigenschaften und die Wirkung bei akutem/chronischem Konsum und Intoxikation. Detailliert geht er auf die Bedeutung für die einzelnen o.g. Bereiche ein. Mit: Extra-Kapitel zum Suchtmittelgebrauch von Ärzten.
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Over the final century the ECG has been utilized by clinicians to make significant medical judgements in regards to electrical pacing, using thrombolytic medicines in acute myocardial infarction and the timing of surgical procedure. together with a chest X-ray and the echocardiogram it's a primary a part of the preliminary research of a sufferer with suspected middle ailment. those electric squiggles have continuously been tough for college students to appreciate. partly the matter has been that the formatting of the ECG has purely develop into regular within the final 20 years. a few very important books haven't supplied the entire twelve-lead ECG. now and again the translation of the ECG has been regarding advanced causes of the shapes of indications. For the practicing doctor a lot of the translation is an issue of trend attractiveness.
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By Roy Porter
"Chock-full of amazing proof and engaging illustrations."—BooklistAn eminently readable, wonderful romp in the course of the historical past of our useless and valiant efforts to heal ourselves. Mankind's conflict to stick alive and fit for so long as attainable is our oldest, so much common fight. together with his attribute wit and drastically knowledgeable historic scope, Roy Porter examines the warfare fought among illness and medical professionals at the battleground of the flesh from precedent days to the current. He explores the numerous inventive ways that we've tried to beat sickness throughout the a while: the altering function of medical professionals, from old healers, apothecaries, and blood-letters to today's execs; the array of gear, from Ayurvedic treatments to the release of Viagra; the advances in surgical procedure, from amputations played via barbers with no anesthetic to today's refined transplants; and the transformation of hospitals from Christian areas of convalescence to fashionable clinical powerhouses. Cleverly illustrated with old line drawings, the persistent diseases of humanity offer bright anecdotes for Porter's enlightening tale of medicine's efforts to be successful over a powerful and ever-changing adversary.
By Linda Berg, Ingela Berggren, Berit Finnström, Gullvi Flensner, Febe Friberg, Inga Larsson, Eva Lidén, Berit Lindahl
Syftet med denna bok är att introducera yrket och det vetenskapliga ämnet för studenter som påbörjat sjuksköterskeutbildningen. I boken ges en beskrivning av yrkets historik, dess etiska och ämnesmässiga grund samt samhällets krav på sjuksköterskan. Utöver detta presenteras några av sjuksköterskans viktigaste kompetensområden. Boken är tänkt att fungera som en karta över yrkets innehåll och skall kunna användas tidigt i utbildningen för att ge en helhetsförståelse av vad yrket innebär. Först ges en presentation av yrkets framväxt, ett mer övergripande teoretiskt ämnesinnehåll samt sjukvårdens lagstiftning och enterprise. Den andra delen är en fördjupning av några av sjuksköterskans olika kompetens- och ansvarsområden.