Most popular Medicine books
The most popular Medicine books currently available. Updated weekly.
The often hilarious, at times horrifying and occasionally heartbreaking diaries of a former junior doctor, and the story of why he decided to hang up his stethoscope.
At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. One day he was a doctor, the next he was a patient struggling to live. In this book, he offers a life-affirming reflection on facing our mortality and on the relationship between doctor and patient.
Now in its 6th year, the #1 bestselling Carbs & Cals book is better than ever! Nationally recognised as the "carb & calorie counting bible", our visual method of showing hundreds of food photos makes counting carbs and calories a breeze. The essential resource for diabetes management, weight loss, portion control and healthy eating.
The gripping true story of a front-line trauma surgeon in the world's most dangerous war zones.
This is a brand new copy, has never been read and is signed by Jordan Peterson. I will leave the round orange 'signed copy' sticker on the front cover.but this will easily peel away if a buyer wishes to remove it after purchase.
From the multi-award-winning and million-copy bestselling author of This is Going to Hurt comes Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas, a brand new gift book that alternates between the hilarious and the heartbreaking, in a love letter to all those who spend their festive season on the front line.
A brilliant new narrative on sleep deprivation - its causes and effects - through the case studies of one of the world's leading experts.
Part memoir, part love letter to her son, this is the inspirational book from the founder of You, Me & the Big C podcast, Rachael Bland.
The fifth edition of the best-selling textcompletely revised to reflect the latest developments in the field
Fearless helps you find the confidence to be your true self.
Let this outstanding pharmacology text help you learn how to administer drugs safely and effectively! Now in its eighth edition, Pharmacology and the Nursing Process continues to deliver the perfect amount of pharmacology, prioritization, and nursing process information to today's nursing students. Centering on its unique key drug approach, this text focuses only on the drug information you need to safely administer drugs. The text also continues to emphasize the nursing process and prioritization, covering the most essential assessments, nursing diagnoses, interventions, and evaluations you need to practice effectively., New to this edition is even more coverage of QSEN competencies, simpler language, and a wealth of reader-friendly features and innovative learning aids. Along with its integrated NCLEX preparation and insightful learning strategies, you won't find a more complete pharmacology text on the market!NEW! Additional QSEN coverage incorporates more QSEN information throughout the text. Applicable QSEN competencies added to text case study titles Collaboration and teamwork content added to selected case studiesAddition of new Safety: What Went Wrong? case studiesExplanation of QSEN initiatives as it relates to safety and quality of patient care is included in the Medication Errors chapter NEW! Improved readability is aided by more friendly, direct-address language; shorter sentences; simplified language (where appropriate); and much more., An extensive Photo Atlas of Drug Administration features more than 100 step-by-step illustrations depicting key steps in drug administration for various routes of drug administration.UNIQUE! QSEN focushighlights those aspects of the book - such as boxes, tips, case studies, and other content - that correlate with the QSEN competencies. Popular key drug approach focuses on the need-to-know contentfor safe clinical practice and uses a streamlined approach to drug indications, emphasizing only the most common or serious
Discover simple yet powerful steps you can take to overcome emotional distress--and feel happier, calmer, and more confident. This life-changing book has already helped more than 1,100,000 readers use cognitive-behavioral therapy--one of today's most effective forms of psychotherapy--to conquer depression, anxiety, panic attacks, anger, guilt, shame, low self-esteem, eating disorders, substance abuse, and relationship problems. Revised and expanded to reflect significant scientific developments of the past 20 years, the second edition contains numerous new features: expanded content on anxiety; chapters on setting personal goals and maintaining progress; happiness rating scales; gratitude journals; innovative exercises focused on mindfulness, acceptance, and forgiveness; 25 new worksheets; and much more. Mind Over Mood will help you: *Learn proven, powerful, practical strategies to transform your life. *Follow step-by-step plans to overcome depression, anxiety, anger, guilt, and shame. *Set doable personal goals and track your progress (you can photocopy the worksheets from the book or download and print additional copies). *Practice your new skills until they become second nature. Cited as "The Most Influential Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Publication" by the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies and included in the UK National Health Service Bibliotherapy Program. Winner (Second Place)--American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award, Consumer Health Category
Rewriting the science of Alzheimer's Disease, this book presents the first proven plan to reverse Alzheimer's Disease. Revealing that AD is not one condition but in fact three, it outlines 36 metabolic factors, including micronutrients, hormone levels and sleep, which together can trigger downsizing in the brain.
'I cannot recommend it highly enough.' Caitlin Moran 'Brims with compassion and wit.' Cathy Rentzenbrink 'Absolutely blew me away.' Jo Brand'Brilliant .
UKCAT Practice book containing 1250 questions in all areas relevant to the new format of the test: Quantitative reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, Abstract Reasoning, Decision Making and Situational Judgement. It also includes a full mock exam and well-developed explanations and answers.
A powerful medical memoir about the extraordinary fetal and neonatal medicine bringing a new generation of babies into the world.
Simple nutritional advice for beating the most common diseases and living longer.
With his signature compassion, Anthony William, the Medical Medium, shares unparalleled insights into undiscovered functions of our lifesaving livers and offers detailed guidance on how to move forward so we can live our best lives. Find out for yourself what liver rescue is all about: being clear-headed, more peaceful, happier and healthier.
Practice and revision for the BMAT exam for entry into UK medical schools. The book contains 700 questions and was written with input from official examiners and past BMAT candidates.
The definitive guide to alcohol, science and our health by a world-renowned, leading authority, Professor David Nutt.
Quick, easy, accessible workouts that produce fantastic results.
The March 2019 British National Formulary (BNF 77) is your essential reference book for prescribing, dispensing, and administering medicines.
This revised edition of The Concise Book of Muscles is a comprehensive guide to the major muscle groups and comes with a tear-out wall chart.
Written by a world-renowned expert in perinatal pharmacology, this essential reference contains current, complete, and evidence-based information on the transmission of maternal drugs into human milk. This 2019 edition has been extensively revised, and now includes 39 completely new and 331 updated medications, and state-of-the-art coverage of multiple diseases, vaccines, and syndromes.
Features new and updated assignments and exercises to meet the changing needs of mental health professionals The Adult Psychotherapy Homework Planner, Fifth Edition provides you with an array of ready-to-use, between-session assignments designed to fit virtually every therapeutic mode.
He also invites us to spend time with world-leading experts, and with some extraordinary people who share their own stories - true stories - about living with this strange and misunderstood condition. Along the way, he helps us open our minds to new ways of thinking about mental health, about each other, and about ourselves.
Dr Miranda, pain specialist AND expert patient, provides a practical and empathetic guide to her revolutionary approach to living with pain and minimising the experience of pain rather than fighting it
Seven Signs of Life is Abbey's extraordinary account of what it means to be alive and how it feels to care for a living.'Sensitive, honest and, yes, brave... Compulsive reading'Nigella Lawson'Heartfelt, honest, illuminating and wise'Julia Samuel, author of Grief Works
When asked to talk to students at Broome Community College in upstate New York in the spring of 2011, the author wrote a simple list often things he wished he'd heard when he was their age. After giving the speech, he posted the text and slides to his popular blog, where it quickly went viral. In this title, he has expanded his original manifesto.
The Carbs & Cals POCKET COUNTER is a pocket-size version of the #1 bestselling Carbs & Cals CARB & CALORIE COUNTER. Our simple visual method of showing hundreds of food and drink photos makes counting carbs and calories a breeze. Simply compare the food on your plate with the portions in the book to quickly see the nutritional content of your meal.
This text emphasises the basic concepts and principles of human immunology. It includes review questions at the end of each chapter, key summary points throughout, and short, easy-to-read chapters.
Dr Michael Mosley, author of the bestselling 5:2 Fast Diet, reveals a game-changing approach to one of the greatest silent epidemics of our time - raised blood sugar levels. This is a book not just for those at highest risk but for anyone who has struggled with their weight and wants to regain control of their health.
Textbook for the Veterinary Assistant offers a comprehensive guide to the NAVTA-approved curriculum for veterinary assisting programs. Written by leaders in the profession and copublished with NAVTA, the book covers the complete list of NAVTA Veterinary Assistant Essential Skills.
Preceded by Clinical companion to Medical-surgical nursing / prepared by Shannon Ruff Dirksen, Sharon L. Lewis, Margaret McLean Heitkemper, Linda Bucher. Ninth edition. .
A compelling and comprehensive history of opium, a drug that has both healed and harmed since civilization began.
There are more diets than ever. So why aren't we all getting thinner?