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Haptics for Teleoperated Surgical Robotic Systems

Haptics for Teleoperated Surgical Robotic Systems

by M. Tavakoli, R. V. Patel, M. Moallem, A. Aziminejad An important obstacle in Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) is the significant degradation of haptic feedback (sensation of touch) to the… Read more »

Prostate Cancer: Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches

Prostate Cancer: Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches

by Chawnshang Chang (Editor) “Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of death in men and its progression is highly dependent on androgens and androgen receptors. However, even with treatment,… Read more »

Anesthesia Crash Course

Anesthesia Crash Course

by Charles Horton Anesthesia Crash Course is uniquely positioned to address the needs of new trainees in anesthesia. This book is written in a conversational tone, avoiding unnecessary jargon and… Read more »

Introduction to the Cellular and Molecular Biology of Cancer                    / Edition 4

Introduction to the Cellular and Molecular Biology of Cancer / Edition 4

by Margaret A. Knowles, Peter J. Selby, Peter Selby This new edition o Introduction and Molecular Biology of Cancer provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of cancer biology, covering the… Read more »

Computational Biology of Cancer: Lecture Notes and Mathematical Modeling

Computational Biology of Cancer: Lecture Notes and Mathematical Modeling

by Natalia Komarova This book shows how mathematical and computational models can be used to study cancer biology.

HPV and Other Infectious Agents in Cancer: Opportunities for Prevention and Public Health

HPV and Other Infectious Agents in Cancer: Opportunities for Prevention and Public Health

by Hans Krueger, Dan Williams, Richard Gallagher, Jon Kerner, Gavin Stuart After considering the aging population in developed countries, it has become clear to physicians and public policy administrators that… Read more »

Top Knife: The Art and Craft of Trauma Surgery

Top Knife: The Art and Craft of Trauma Surgery

by Asher Hirshberg, K. L. Mattox Trauma surgeons at the Ben Taub General Hospital in Houston, Kirshberg and Mattox (both surgery, Baylor College of Medicine) share what they teach their… Read more »

Gowned and Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures

Gowned and Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures

by Robert E. Roses, Emily Carter Paulson, Suhail Kanchwala, Jon B. Morris, Neil P. Sheth (Editor) Performing well and learning effectively during your clinical rotations in general surgery are challenges… Read more »

The Business of Plastic Surgery: Navigating a Successful Career

The Business of Plastic Surgery: Navigating a Successful Career

by Joshua M. Korman, Heather J. Furnas, Joshua M. Korman (Editor) Plastic surgeons go through extensive training to become excellent clinicians, but they often end up learning how to practice… Read more »

Atlas of Procedures in Surgical Oncology with Critical, Evidence-Based Commentary Notes (with Dvd-Rom)

Atlas of Procedures in Surgical Oncology with Critical, Evidence-Based Commentary Notes (with Dvd-Rom)

by Audisio, Riccardo A. Audisio (Editor) This unique book presents a series of concisely written technical notes on common procedures in surgical oncology. Each operation is illustrated with pictures framing… Read more »

Oxford American Handbook of Urology

Oxford American Handbook of Urology

by David M. Albala, Leonard G. Gomella, Allen F. Morey, John P. Stein The Oxford American Handbook of Urology provides authoritative, point-of-care guidance on all aspects of the field, covering… Read more »

Neuropsychology of Epilepsy and Epilepsy Surgery

Neuropsychology of Epilepsy and Epilepsy Surgery

by Gregory P. Lee This book provides essential information about the variety of seizure disorders and serves as a basic epilepsy reference guide for students and practicing clinical neuropsychologists. In… Read more »

Skin Cancer Management: A Practical Approach

Skin Cancer Management: A Practical Approach

by Deborah MacFarlane The incidence of skin cancer continues to rise, as do the challenges physicians face in treating the growing population of skin cancer patients. Skin Cancer Management: A… Read more »

Alternative Treatment for Cancer

Alternative Treatment for Cancer

by Ping-Chung Leung (Editor), Harry Hong Sang Fong (Editor), Harry H. S. Fong (Editor) Cancer treatment has enjoyed half a century of healthy development, relying mainly on surgery, cytotoxic therapy… Read more »

Surgical Pathology Dissection: An Illustrated Guide                    / Edition 2

Surgical Pathology Dissection: An Illustrated Guide / Edition 2

by F.B. Askin (Foreword by), William H. Westra, Ralph H. Hruban, Timothy H. Phelps, Christina Isacson FROM REVIEWS OF 1E: “Hruban, Westra and Isacson, working with a superb medical illustrator… Read more »

Carcinoma of the Kidney

Carcinoma of the Kidney

by Uday Patel (Editor) The last two decades have seen ground-shifting changes in the epidemiology, genetics, diagnosis and management of renal cancer. Advances in diagnosis have led to many tumours… Read more »

Gastric Cancer

Gastric Cancer

by Richard M. Gore (Editor) Gastric adenocarcinoma is the second most common cancer worldwide. It is usually diagnosed at a late stage and prognosis is poor; even with modern diagnostic… Read more »

Hospital Surgery: Foundations in Surgical Practice

Hospital Surgery: Foundations in Surgical Practice

by Omer Aziz, Sanjay Purkayastha, Paraskevas Paraskeva Combining key surgical principles with modern practical knowledge, and packaged in a clear and concise format, Hospital Surgery is an invaluable tool for… Read more »

Informed Consent and Clinician Accountability: The Ethics of Report Cards on Surgeon Performance

Informed Consent and Clinician Accountability: The Ethics of Report Cards on Surgeon Performance

by Steve Clarke (Editor), Justin Oakley (Editor) This timely book analyses and evaluates ethical and social implications of recent developments in reporting surgeon performance. It contains chapters by leading international… Read more »

Cancer Symptom Science: Measurement, Mechanisms, and Management

Cancer Symptom Science: Measurement, Mechanisms, and Management

by Charles S. Cleeland (Editor), Michael J. Fisch (Editor), Adrian J. Dunn (Editor) Cancer Symptom Science is the first interdisciplinary compilation of research on the mechanisms underlying the expression of… Read more »

Consciousness, Awareness, and Anesthesia

Consciousness, Awareness, and Anesthesia

by George A. Mashour (Editor) Hypnosis, amnesia, and immobility are three major therapeutic endpoints of general anesthesia. In one to two cases out of a thousand, hypnosis and amnesia are… Read more »

Core Topics in Endocrinology in Anaesthesia and Critical Care

Core Topics in Endocrinology in Anaesthesia and Critical Care

by George M. Hall (Editor), Jennifer M. Hunter (Editor), Mark S. Cooper (Editor) Core Topics in Endocrinology in Anesthesia and Critical Care provides a comprehensive, practical overview of the perioperative… Read more »

Cognition and Cancer

Cognition and Cancer

by Christina A. Meyers (Editor), James R. Perry (Editor) The majority of cancer patients on active treatment experience cognitive impairments often referred to as ‘chemobrain’ or ‘chemofog’. In addition, patients… Read more »

Trauma Anesthesia

Trauma Anesthesia

by Charles E. Smith (Editor) Trauma patients present unique challenges to anesthesiologists. Acute injuries require resource intensive care and are often complex cases especially when coupled with underlying, preexisting medical… Read more »

Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal Cancer

by Gina Brown (Editor) Colorectal cancer is the second most common cause of cancer death in the developed world. The last five years have seen dramatic improvements in the multidisciplinary… Read more »

Carcinoma of the Bladder

Carcinoma of the Bladder

by David MacVicar (Editor) Bladder cancer is a common and dangerous malignancy which is associated with a variety of known and unknown environmental factors. Clinical management and surgical techniques prioritise… Read more »

Mohs Surgery and Histopathology: Beyond the Fundamentals

Mohs Surgery and Histopathology: Beyond the Fundamentals

by Ken Gross (Editor), Howard K. Steinman (Editor) Mohs surgery is a highly effective treatment for certain cutaneous and oral pharyngeal cancers. The procedure allows for the precise and complete… Read more »

Practical Clinical Oncology

Practical Clinical Oncology

by Louise Hanna (Editor), Tom Crosby (Editor), Fergus Macbeth (Editor) Practical Clinical Oncology is a hands-on review of all aspects of current practice in clinical oncology. The introductory section to… Read more »

Outcomes Assessment in Cancer: Measures, Methods and Applications

Outcomes Assessment in Cancer: Measures, Methods and Applications

by Joseph Lipscomb (Editor), Carolyn C. Gotay (Editor), Claire Snyder (Editor) The U.S. National Cancer Institute established the Cancer Outcomes Measurement Working Group in 2001 to evaluate measurements of the… Read more »

Pocket Guide for Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery

Pocket Guide for Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery

by Joshua E. Lane, Loretta S. Davis (Editor), Jack L. Lesher (Editor) The Handbook of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery is written for dermatology residents and clerkship students; containing up-to-date and… Read more »

Practical Clinical Oncology

Practical Clinical Oncology

by Louise Hanna (Editor), Tom Crosby (Editor), Fergus Macbeth (Editor) Practical Clinical Oncology is a hands-on review of all aspects of current practice in clinical oncology. The introductory section to… Read more »

The Economics of Cancer Care

The Economics of Cancer Care

by Nicholas Bosanquet, Karol Sikora This book examines the interaction of economics and the delivery of cancer care in the global context. It analyses the causes of tension between those… Read more »

The BMT Data Book                    / Edition 2

The BMT Data Book / Edition 2

by Reinhold Munker, Hillard M. Lazarus, Kerry Atkinson The BMT Data Book is an essential guide to the data, outcome studies and complex decision-making processes involved in blood and marrow… Read more »

Infertility Counseling: A Comprehensive Handbook for Clinicians                    / Edition 2

Infertility Counseling: A Comprehensive Handbook for Clinicians / Edition 2

by Sharon N. Covington (Editor), Linda Hammer Burns (Editor) Infertility Counseling: A Comprehensive Handbook for Clinicians, second edition, is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary textbook for all health professionals providing care for… Read more »

Carcinoma of the Esophagus

Carcinoma of the Esophagus

by Sheila C. Rankin (Editor) Esophageal cancer is a relatively uncommon but highly lethal malignancy. The incidence of adenocarcinoma is rapidly increasing and improved survival will depend on prevention, earlier… Read more »

Basic Science for Anaesthetists                    / Edition 2

Basic Science for Anaesthetists / Edition 2

by Sylva Dolenska The aim of this book is to provide a concise and understandable review of the physics, mathematics, statistics, physiology and pharmacology of anaesthesia. A revised edition of… Read more »

Male Fertility and Infertility

Male Fertility and Infertility

by T. D. Glover, Barratt C. L. R. (Editor), C. L. R. Barratt (Editor) This contemporary account of male fertility provides a much-needed bridge between those seeking to understand the… Read more »

Multiscale Modeling of Cancer: An Integrated Experimental and Mathematical Modeling Approach

Multiscale Modeling of Cancer: An Integrated Experimental and Mathematical Modeling Approach

by Vittorio Cristini, John Lowengrub Mathematical modeling, analysis and simulation are set to play crucial roles in explaining tumor behavior, and the uncontrolled growth of cancer cells over multiple time… Read more »

Cancer Stem Cells

Cancer Stem Cells

by William L. Farrar (Editor) A remarkable paradigm shift has occurred in recent years regarding the biological origins of cancer. The cancer stem cell hypothesis has challenged the foundational notions… Read more »

Postgraduate Orthopaedics: The Candidate’s Guide to the FRCS (Tr and Orth) Examination

Postgraduate Orthopaedics: The Candidate’s Guide to the FRCS (Tr and Orth) Examination

by Paul A. Banaszkiewicz (Editor), Deiary F. Kader (Editor) The must-have Candidate’s Guide to the FRCS (Tr and Orth) Examination has been extensively revised, updated and expanded in this second… Read more »