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Practical Manual of Thyroid and Parathyroid Disease (Practical Manual of Series)

Asit Arora, Neil Tolley and R. Michael Tuttle
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1405170344 | 228 pages

Edited and authored by international experts,A Practical Manual of Thyroid and Parathyroid Diseasepresents concise, evidence-based, multi-disciplinary guidance relevant for a global audience. Where appropriate, chapters include an evidence appraisal section which critically assesses the level of the evidence available for different treatment options.

Reflecting the latest in clinical research and showcasing techniques pioneered by the contributors, the book includes chapters dedicated to advances in:

- cytology
- radiological assessment
- molecular biology and treatment rationale in thyroid cancer
- surgical technique including minimally invasive modalities

Designed to be user-friendly, the book contains key points, case studies, color photographs and diagrams throughout. Multiple choice questions included at the end of each chapter enable self assessment.

The book will be relevant to the medical undergraduate, postgraduate and clinical nurse specialist. Primary care physicians will find this an excellent resource for reference purposes and it will update specialists involved with treating thyroid and parathyroid disease in the fields of Pathology, Radiology, Oncology, Endocrinology and Surgery.

Williams Textbook of Endocrinology
English | Publisher: Saunders | ISBN: 1437703240 | 2011 |1816 pages

The latest edition of Williams Textbook of Endocrinology edited by Drs. Shlomo Melmed, Kenneth S. Polonsky, P. Reed Larsen, and Henry M. Kronenberg, helps you diagnose and treat your patients effectively with up-to-the minute, practical know-how on all endocrine system disorders. Comprehensive yet accessible, this extensively revised 12th Edition updates you on diabetes, metabolic syndrome, obesity, thyroid disease, testicular disorders, and much more so you can provide your patients with the most successful treatments.

Find scientific insight and clinical data interwoven in every chapter, reflecting advances in both areas of this constantly changing discipline, and presented in a truly accessible format. You'll also access valuable contributions from a dynamic list of expert authors and nearly 2.000 full-color images to help you with every diagnosis. Along with convenient online access at www.expertconsult.com, this title has everything you need to manage any and all the clinical endocrinopathies you may encounter.

Richard I. G. Holt, Clive Cockram, Allan Flyvbjerg, Barry J. Goldstein

"Textbook of Diabetes, 4 Ed"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1405191813 | 1141 pages

Over three editions the Textbook of Diabetes has built a reputation as a book that is extremely well-organized and easy to navigate, with exceptional illustrations and an excellent blend of clinical and scientific content. Previously edited by John Pickup and Gareth Williams this fourth edition has four brand new editors from across the globe.

The editors have assembled an outstanding set of international contributors who provide insight on new developments in diabetes care and information on the latest treatment modalities used around the world.

The new Textbook of Diabetes has been restructured into 12 parts in one accessible volume and is designed with the busy diabetes care team in mind. As well as retaining the elements that have made it such a popular brand, such as the outstanding full colour illustrations and text design, the new edition sees even greater emphasis on the clinical aspects of diabetes, with new chapters on managing patients with diabetes, the treatment of diabetes, and the delivery and organization of diabetes care, including:
Non-insulin parenteral therapies
New technologies for insulin administration and glucose monitoring
The role of the multidisciplinary team

There is also a companion website accompanying the book containing essential bonus material such as:
Over 150 interactive MCQ's to help you improve and test your clinical knowledge
All 500 figures from the book in a downloadable format to use in slides and presentations
Chapter pdfs and chapter references with full links to PubMed

Rudy Bilous, Richard Donnelly

"Handbook of Diabetes, 4th Edition"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1405184094 | 248 pages

Over three editions the Handbook of Diabetes has built a reputation as an essential practical manual on the assessment and management of patients with diabetes. Previously written by Gareth Williams and John Pickup, the book has been completely revised by Rudy Bilous and Richard Donnelly to reflect recent changes in diabetes treatment and care. It contains information on the new IFCC units for measuring blood glucose and the latest drugs being used to combat diabetes, as well as alternative methods of insulin delivery.

The book has been fully upd ated and redesigned to make it even more user–friendly, and contains case histories, practice points, and landmark clinical trials highlighted in color in each chapter where appropriate. It also features an entirely new se t of clinical photographs, and all 250 images from the book can be downloaded from the companion CD for use in presentations.

The Handbook of Diabetes is the ideal practical handbook for all health professionals with an interest in diabetes care.

Mark Lyte, Primrose P.E. Freestone

"Microbial Endocrinology: Interkingdom Signaling in Infectious Disease and Health"
English | ISBN: 1441955755 | edition 2010 | 316 pages

Microbial endocrinology represents a newly emerging interdisciplinary field that is formed by the intersection of the fields of neurobiology and microbiology. This book will introduce a new perspective to the current understanding not only of the factors that mediate the ability of microbes to cause disease, but also to the mechanisms that maintain normal homeostasis. The discovery that microbes can directly respond to neuroendocrine hormones, as evidenced by increased growth and production of virulence-associated factors, provides for a new framework with which to investigate how microorganisms interface not only with vertebrates, but also with invertebrates and even plants.

Shlomo MD Melmed

"The Pituitary (Third Edition)"
English | ISBN: 0123809266 | edition 2010 | 731 pages

The pituitary, albeit a small gland, is known as the "master gland" of the endocrine system and contributes to a wide spectrum of disorders, diseases, and syndromes. Since the publication of the second edition of The Pituitary, in 2002, there have been major advances in the molecular biology research of pituitary hormone production and action and there is now a better understanding of the pathogenesis of pituitary tumors and clinical syndromes resulting in perturbation of pituitary function.

Michael Kappy, David Allen, Mitchell Geffner
"Pediatric Practice Endocrinology"
English | ISBN: 0071605916 | 2009 |  432 pages

Complete how-to-guidance on the evaluation and treatment of endocrine disorders in children
"This is a truly useful book for all physicians who care for young patients with endocrine disorders....In creating a how-to guide while breaking down the molecular mechanisms of endocrine diseases, it fills a gap in currently available pediatric endocrinology literature....This excellent book makes it possible for busy first-year endocrinology fellows to gain a broad understanding of the pertinent topics in this field."--Doody's Review Service
Pediatric Practice: Endocrinology is an outstanding clinical analysis and decision-making tool for those treating endocrine problems in children. Featuring an innovative problem-oriented approach, this well-illustrated, full-color guide skillfully integrates pathophysiology with clinical management. Numerous figures illustrate the principles of normal and abnormal physiology and treatment rationale and effects.
No other resource offers this concise yet comprehensive review of current knowledge, links these concepts with analysis of clinical situations, and provides such practical recommendations for rational and efficient evaluation and treatment of children with endocrine disorders.
Pediatric Practice: Endocrinology opens with an introductory chapter that clarifies the link between genetics, cell biology, and physiology with pathophysiology to provide a clear overview of the endocrine system. Subsequent chapters cover disorders of growth, water metabolism, thyroid and adrenal glands, bone and mineral metabolism, puberty, sex development, obesity, diabetes, and hypoglycemia. Throughout the book emphasis is placed on care of the patient, with the goal of optimizing care and improving the medical management and outcomes for these patients. More than 300 full-color images, figures, and tables enhance the presentation.
Features of the Pediatric Practice Series:
Tips that tell you what you must know--and what you must do--at every stage of care
Diagnostic and treatment algorithms
"When to Refer" boxes examine all the relevant clinical considerations
Diagnostic Tests--with a realistic emphasis on the right tests to order
Medical Treatment coverage that includes drugs, dosages, and administration in an easy-to-read tabular format
Convenient icons and a consistent chapter design
Numerous clinical color photos and didactic diagrams

Peter Scanlon, Stephen Aldington, Charles Wilkinson, David Matthews
"A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management"
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1405170352 | 232 pages

 Another title in the award winning ‘Practical Manual’ series from Wiley-Blackwell, following on from Edmonds, Foster and Sanders‘ A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care – winner of the British Medical Association’s Medical Book of the Year Award 2004.

This practical clinical manual covers the diagnosis, treatment and long-term management of eye problems in people with diabetes, with a strong emphasis on the importance of early diagnosis.

Edited and authored by world-renowned experts from leading centres, A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management presents evidence-based guidance relevant for a global audience.
High quality photographs uniquely illustrate the lesions that occur in diabetic retinopathy and diagrams show the surgical techniques involved in vitreoretinal surgery for advanced stages of the disease
Numerous real life case histories demonstrate the scenarios that one is likely to come across in a clinic treating patients with diabetic retinopathy
The best colour guide to the spectrum of changes that occur in diabetic retinopathy

This bookis a richly illustrated manual on the management of all stages of diabetic retinopathy, ideal for diabetologists, general endocrinologists who see patients with diabetes, retinal screeners, ophthalmologists and any other healthcare professionals involved in the care and management of diabetes.

Michael E. Edmonds, Alethea V. M. Foster, Lee Sanders
"A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care"
English | 2004 | ISBN: 1405107154 | 248 pages

 This book is a practical clinical manual for the diagnosis, treatment - both medical and surgical - and the long-term care of foot problems in people with diabetes. The authors are world-renowned experts in this subject and they present the internationally recognized best practice.

The clinical chapters are presented in a structured, color-coded format to allow easy reference. The text also includes highlighted best clinical practice tips. Each chapter is accompanied by high-quality, full-color photographs that provide excellent examples of the earliest presenting signs as well as illustrating the step-by-step guidance on treatment. This book is an essential manual for every healthcare professional involved in the care of patients with diabetes.

Tim Holt, Sudhesh Kumar

"ABC of Diabetes, Sixth Edition"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1405177845 | 112 pages

The ABC of Diabetes provides a complete overview of diabetes including the aetiology, diagnosis and management of Types 1 and 2 diabetes, detection and prevention, and the organization of care and support.

With new chapters on psychological aspects, surveillance for complications, and support for people living with diabetes, this completely revised edition covers the many changes taking place in diabetes care, particularly in screening for Type 2 diabetes; in monitoring and insulin administration; in the organisation and delivery of care; and the increasing prevalence of diabetes in both developed and developing countries.

This sixth edition covers the early recognition of diabetes and cardiovascular risk as well as preventing complications specific to diabetes. It also addresses the need to deliver diabetes care in a multidisciplinary setting, including the UK Quality and Outcomes Framework, and reflects the increasing emphasis on self-management and patient-centred care, particularly as it relates to lifestyle changes, glycaemic control and patient choice over treatment options.

Drawing on the expertise of the University of Warwick as a centre of excellence for the teaching of diabetes care, the best selling ABC of Diabetes is ideal for GPs, primary care practitioners, practice nurses, diabetes specialist nurses, health visitors and junior doctors.

Jerome F. Strauss III MD PhD, Robert L. Barbieri MD
"Yen & Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology"
English | ISBN: 141604907X | 2009 | 900 pages

Thoroughly revised and now enhanced with color artwork, the new edition of this premier reference continues to offer the latest information on the diagnosis and management of reproductive endocrine disorders. National and international leaders from the field of reproductive endocrinology-including 30 new authors-equip you with coverage that encompasses the full spectrum of reproductive pathophysiology and disorders, from pregnancy and birth to reproductive aging. Full-color illustrations and new drawings provide a real-life depiction of basic cell structures and endocrine responses for a better understanding of the material, while new chapters explore the issues shaping today's practice. As an Expert Consult title, it includes convenient online access to the complete text of the book-fully searchable-along with all of the images, and references linked to Medline

Covers the full spectrum of reproductive pathophysiology and disorders, from pregnancy and birth to reproductive aging.
Includes the work of leaders in the field of reproductive endocrinology for guidance you can trust.
Features anytime, anywhere online access to the complete text of the book-fully searchable-as well as all of the images, and references linked to Medline.
Offers new content on preservation of fertility, endocrine disturbances affecting reproduction, imaging technologies, and adolescent reproductive endocrinology that explore the issues shaping today's practice.
Includes full-color illustrations and new drawings which provide a real-life depiction of anatomy and cell function and dysfunction for a greater understanding.
Provides a list of suggested readings at the end of each chapter for further reference.
Presents fresh insights into today's field and future advances, as well as a greater international perspective.

Patricia Molina

"Endocrine Physiology, Third Edition"
English | 2009-10-14 | ISBN: 0071613013 | 336 pages

The Third Edition of Endocrine Physiology provides comprehensive coverage of the basic science and anatomy behind endocrine function The concepts covered will provide a basis for understanding the physiologic mechanisms involved in the neuroendocrine regulation of organ function. With its focus on must-know principles, Endocrine Physiology is the best review available for the USMLE Step 1 and the perfect reference for residents and fellows.

Drawing on student feedback, this new edition is packed with self-study questions, learning objectives, and clinical examples. You will find outstanding diagrams covering the regulation of hormone release and action.

- Valuable first chapter describing the organization of the endocrine system, as well as general concepts of hormone production and release, transport and metabolic rate, and cellular mechanisms of action
- Eight additional chapters discussing specific endocrine systems, detailing the specific hormone produced by each in the context of the regulation of its production and release, the target physiologic actions, and the implications of excess or deficiency
- Concluding chapter illustrating how the individual endocrine systems dynamically interact in maintaining homeostasis
- Chapters include learning aids such as Q&As, key concepts, clinical examples, diagram illustrations, and chapter objectives

Rebecca S. Sippel
"The Handbook of Endocrine Surgery"
2011 | ISBN: 9814293199 | 500 pages

 This pocket handbook is geared towards surgical endocrinologists in training but will also be useful as a quick reference to the practicing endocrine surgeon or the resident in training during their surgical endocrinology rotation. It provides the essential information physicians need to aid them in the evaluation and management of patients with both straightforward and complex endocrine problems. This book contains practical information about how to order, perform, and interpret laboratory assessments, diagnostic tests and imaging tests, as well as useful treatment algorithms to aid in the care of patients with endocrine disorders.

Chronobiology and Obesity By Marta Garaulet, Jose M. Ordovás
2012 | 203 Pages | ISBN: 1461450810

Circadian rhythms are such an innate part of our lives that we rarely pause to speculate why they even exist. Some studies have suggested that the disruption of the circadian system may be causal for obesity and manifestations of Metabolic Syndrome (MetS). Shift-work, sleep-deprivation and bright-light-exposure at night are related to increased adiposity (obesity) and prevalence of MetS. It has been provided evidence of clock genes expression in human adipose tissue and demonstrated its association with different components of the MetS. Moreover, current studies are illustrating the particular role of different clock genes variants and their predicted haplotypes in MetS. The purpose of “Chronobiology and Obesity” is to describe the mechanisms implicated in the interaction between chonodisruption and metabolic-related illnesses, such as obesity and MetS, with different approaches.

Robert A. Sofferman, Anil T. Ahuja - Ultrasound of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
Published: 2011-12-20 | ISBN: 146140973X | 322 pages 

This highly illustrated book, complete with comprehensive clinical references and annotated images, will serve as a leading text to educate head and neck surgeons, endocrinologists, and radiologists on the basics and nuances of thyroid and parathyroid ultrasound. It emphasizes the use of ultrasound as an office-based modality by clinicians and radiologists who actively care for this special set of patients. This text uniquely combines the collaboration between a clinician/surgeon and radiologist who share their extensive experience in head and neck ultrasound.

"Hot Topics in Endocrine and Endocrine-Related Diseases" ed. by Monica Fedele
InTeOpP | 2013 | ISBN: 9535110804 9789535110804 | 273 pages

This book covers a sel ected number of hot topics in endocrine and hormone-related pathologies, discussed by eminent scientists and clinicians coming fr om different countries of the world. The readers should be able to have a basic, as well as critic and advanced, overview of these selected hot pathologies of the endocrine system.

The book deals with advanced recent trends in the field, including neuroendocrine and pituitary tumors, thyroid dysfunctions, diabetes and a series of endocrine-related diseases, such as those related to the anabolic effects of testosterone, obesity, cancer, the liver complications of diabetes and the pediatric nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

1 Hereditary Neuroendocrine Tumor Syndromes
2 New Insights in the Pathogenesis of Pituitary Tumours
3 Aging and Subclinical Thyroid Dysfunction
4 Detection of Iodine Deficiency Disorders (Goiter and Hypothyroidism) in School-Children Living in Endemic Mountainous Regions, After the Implementation of Universal Salt lodization
5 Diabetes and Its Hepatic Complication
6 Double Diabetes: The Search for a Treatment Paradigm in Children and Adolescents
7 Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 and Its Implications in Obesity
8 The Insulin-Like Growth Factor System in the Human Pathology
Chapter 9 Pediatric Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Chapter 10 Anabolic/Androgenic Steroids in Skeletal Muscle and Cardiovascular Diseases

Strategies To Prevent Weight Gain Among Adults
Johns Hopkins University. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Comparative Effectiveness Review, CER 97
AHRQ | 2013 | ISBN: n/a | 455 pages

This issue includes publications describing 51 studies involving 555,783 patients and compares the effectiveness, safety, and impact on quality of life of strategies to prevent weight gain among adults. Self-management, dietary, physical activity, orlistat and combinations of these strategies were considered

Strategies To Prevent Weight Gain Among Adults
Structured Abstract
Executive Summary
1 Introduction
2 Methods
Topic Refinement and Review Protocol
Search Strategy
Gray Literature
Study Selection
Data Abstraction
Quality Assessment
Data Entry and Quality Control
Rating the Body of Evidence
Peer Review and Public Commentary
3 Results
Results of the Literature Search
Description of Types of Studies Retrieved
Order of the Results
Weight Gain Prevention Among Adults in the General Population
Weight Gain Prevention Among Obese Adults
Weight Gain Prevention Among Adults in Work-Based Settings
Weight Gain Prevention Among Adults in College-Based Settings
Weight Gain Prevention Among Adults at Risk for or With Cardiovascular Disease or Diabetes Mellitus
Weight Gain Prevention Among Adults With Cancer
Weight Gain Prevention Among Adults With Mental Illness
4 Discussion

Aliya A. Khan, Orlo H Clark - Handbook of Parathyroid Diseases: A Case-Based Practical Guide
Published: 2012-02-24 | ISBN: 1461421632 | 295 pages 

The Handbook on Parathyroid Diseases presents a comprehensive and concise overview of our current knowledge in the area of parathyroid function, hormone regulation and disease states. The Handbook educates the reader using a case-based approach presenting current evidence in the field. The material is presented in an easy to read and understandable language and uses a plethora of tables and text boxes where possible. Complex concepts are conveyed in simple and clear language. Leading international experts contribute to this state of the art book providing a true depth of knowledge and practicality.

Luis A. Moreno, Luis A. Moreno Aznar, Iris Pigeot - Epidemiology of Obesity in Children and Adolescents: Prevalence and Etiology
Published: 2011-01-13 | ISBN: 1441960384 |  510 pages

 Despite adults’ best preventive efforts, childhood obesity is on the rise in most areas of the world, and with it the prevalence of Type 2 diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, and other formerly adult-onset conditions. Epidemiology of Obesity in Children and Adolescents takes the global ecological approach that is needed to understand the scope of the problem and its multiple causes and mechanisms, and to aid in developing more effective prevention and intervention programs.
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