Review: This practical, clinical reference from the two leading movement disorder experts focuses on the problems of diagnosing and managing all movement disorders. It features descriptions of the disorders, rating scales for clinical research, neurochemistry, clinical pharmacology, genetics, clinical trials, and experimental therapeutics. An accompanying 2-hour videotape contains several hundred video clips with narration that illustrates the manifestations of various movement disorders and their differential diagnoses.
Review: Univ. of Akron College of Nursing, OH. Text provides a framework for practice with special emphasis on patient comfort. Provides a first-person account of the development of comfort-based nursing theory and practical information for its application. Softcover.
Review: When on October 3, 1990 the re-unification of West- and East Germany became a fact, one of the most powerful armed forces of the Warsaw Pact was deactivated, while only four months later most units were disbanded. Only a very small part of the 700 aircraft and helicopters of the East German armed forces would be integrated in the West German system. This booklet illustrates the aircraft and helicopters of the East German Air Force, Army and Navy during the last months of their operational life within the German Democratic Republic. It also incorporates some photos of East German equipment that has found (temporarily or more permanently) employment in the Federal German Luftwaffe.
Review: Hemodynamics makes it possible to characterize in a quantitative way, the function of the heart and arterial system, thereby producing information about what genetic and molecular processes are of importance for cardiovascular function. Snapshots of Hemodynamics: An Aid for Clinical Research and Graduate Education by Nico Westerhof, Nikos Stergiopulos and Mark I. M. Noble is a quick reference guide designed to help basic and clinical researchers as well as graduate students to understand hemodynamics. The layout of the book provides short and independent chapters that provide teaching diagrams as well as clear descriptions of the essentials of basic and applied principles of hemodynamics. References are provided at the end of each chapter for further reading and reference. Nico Westerhof, PhD is affiliated with the Laboratory for Physiology at VU University Medical Center in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Nikos Stergiopulos, PhD is affiliated with the Laboratory of Hemodynamics and Cardiovascular Technology at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland. Mark IM Noble, DSc, MD, PhD is affiliated with Cardiovascular Medicine at Aberdeen University, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary in Aberdeen, Scotland.
eBook Review: Whether you are looking to find out more about the production techniques and history of your favorite distillery or want to discover a hidden gem that you”ve never tried before, this book tells and shows you everything you need to know, including comprehensive tasting notes of recommended whiskeys, serving suggestions, and food and whiskey pairing. It is a book to enjoy at your leisure, but the guide”s compact size make it ideal as a portable reference to take to a restaurant, whiskey shop, or on a visit to a distillery.
eBook Review: “A piece of American history. It is a significant era in the history of broadcasting.” – The Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media