Category Archives: Surgery

Cardiovascular Physiology

Read Online: Book Description: The best cardiovascular review available for the USMLE®, exam review, and course workCardiovascular Physiology, Ninth Edition is a concise and enjoyable way for you to gain a fundamental knowledge of the basic operating principles of the intact cardiovascular system and how those principles apply to clinical medicine. Succinct but thorough, it […]

Neurological Complications of Infectious Diseases

Read Online: Book Description: This book offers a comprehensive review of the most common infectious diseases that affect the nervous system. Written by international experts, it provides a guide to clinicians for accurately diagnosing and treating these challenging syndromes.  Organized into six sections, the book presents didactic, up-to-date information on the following topics relating to […]

The Bone Book: An Orthopedic Pocket Manual

Read Online: Book Description: A concise, high-yield presentation of orthopedic fundamentals for patient care and management in the ER and ORContains essential orthopedic information on managing the floor for the hospital-based surgeonIncluding post-op checks and rounding The Bone Book: An Orthopedic Pocket Manual is a complete guide to the essentials of orthopedics in today’s busy […]

Existing drugs may cut off ‘fuel supply’ to an aggressive brain cancer

One of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer is glioblastoma, which has a low survival rate and is difficult to treat. One type of glioblastoma is mitochondrial brain cancer. This type relies on overactive mitochondria, or the “cellular powerhouses,” to grow and spread. New research in cell cultures has found that this type of […]

The Prepper’s Medical Handbook

Read Online: Book Description: The basis of adequate prepping is being prepared for both common and dire events that may occur under the worst of all possible circumstances. These circumstances might include the breakdown in normal emergency support services (such as calling 911), the lack of an ability to obtain additional supplies, and the probability […]

Textbook of Surgery: Fourth Edition

Read Online: Book Description: Textbook of Surgery is a core book for medical and surgical students providing a comprehensive overview of general and speciality surgery. Each topic is written by an expert in the field. The book focuses on the principles and techniques of surgical management of common diseases. Great emphasis is placed on problem-solving […]