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Chasing Cupcakes: How One Broke, Fat Girl Transformed Her Life (a...
by Elizabeth Benton

Language

English

Pages

380

Publication Date

January 10, 2019

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<i>I'm missing out on my life. What's wrong with me?</i><br /><br />If that's ever crossed your mind, and if you know there's more to life than what you've been living, this book is for you.<br /><br />It sucks to acknowledge that you are what's keeping you from the life you want. You sacrifice what you want most for what you want in the moment. You know everything you're supposed to do, and yet you feel stuck--limited by your past, overwhelmed by your future--in a purgatory of your own behavior.<br /><br />After decades of feeling trapped by this mindset, Elizabeth Benton shifted her whole life by proving her own stories wrong. In this book, Elizabeth will help you live a new story, in which you can, you will, and you already have everything you need to make it happen.
Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th Edition
by Merriam-Webster

Language

English

Pages

1664

Publication Date

June 12, 2009

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You can set this dictionary as your default Kindle dictionary and look up words while reading. The default setting is The New Oxford American Dictionary included on your Kindle, but you have the option to change your default setting to this compatible dictionary after purchase. <br /><br /><br /><br />America鈥檚 Best-Selling Dictionary defines the current, active vocabulary of American English! Features more than 225,000 definitions and over 42,000 usage examples to clarify meaning. Newly added words and meanings across a variety of fields including technology, entertainment, health, science, and society. New words include hashtag, steampunk, digital divide, fracking, and fist pump. <br /><br /><br /><br />Special sections include A Handbook of Style, Foreign Words & Phrases, Biographical Names, and Geographical Names.<br /><br /><br /><br />Over 60 million copies of Merriam-Webster鈥檚 Collegiate Dictionary have been sold since its initial publication in 1898.
Atlas of Craniomaxillofacial Osteosynthesis: Microplates, Minipla...
by , Bill Terry

Language

English

Pages

240

Publication Date

January 01, 2011

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Now in a long awaited second edition, this groundbreaking atlas of osteosynthesis in craniomaxillofacial and oral surgery has been fully updated to reflect new techniques, applications, instruments, and materials. Illustrated in detailed, highly instructive full-color drawings, the book covers key advances in craniomaxillofacial and oral surgery, including the use of resorbable plates and screws, modern techniques of bone distraction, and the advanced treatment of trauma and congenital deformities. Complete with the relevant anatomy and biomechanics, physiology of bone repair and fracture healing, and the management of possible complications, the <b><i>Atlas of Craniomaxillofacial Osteosynthesis: Microplates, Miniplates, and Screws</i></b> is a true standard in the field. Highlights:<li>Includes six entirely new chapters on lingual hematoma, innovative treatment approaches of condylar neck fractures, the application of resorbable plates and screws and the material-specific techniques, and alveolar, mandibular, and maxillary bone distraction</li><li>Features thorough updates on orthognathic, craniofacial, and preprosthetic surgery</li><li>Offers proven treatment approaches by international experts who have applied the principles of osteosynthesis in a wide range of procedures</li><li>Presents more than 350 outstanding full-color drawings, 70 of them new to this edition, visualizing the relevant anatomy and surgical techniques</li>The second edition of this outstanding atlas is highly recommended as a how-to guide and surgical reference for all practitioners and trainees who deal with the challenges of craniomaxillofacial and oral surgery, particularly maxillofacial, oral, and plastic surgeons, as well as neurosurgeons and otolaryngologists.
Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists
by , Mary C. Talaga

Language

English

Pages

353

Publication Date

March 01, 2017

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<p><b>NOTE FROM THE PUBLISHER: Due to the recent illegal counterfeiting of this book, we cannot guarantee book quality when purchased through third-party sellers.聽</b><br /><br /><i>The Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists</i> is the go-to resource for mental health clinicians looking for clear, reliable information about the treatment of mental health issues. Organized by disorder and, within each disorder, by medication, this book is designed to familiarize clinicians and students with the basic terminology and models of pharmacokinetics.</p><p>This fully revised and updated eighth edition provides essential information on new medications and treatment options and includes the latest research on side effects, contraindications, and efficacy of all major medications prescribed for mental health disorders. The book also features an important new chapter on the effects of withdrawing from psychopharmacological medications.</p><p>This handbook makes it simple to: get the facts about drug interactions and side effects; find out how medications affect adults, children, and adolescents differently; learn how different cultures view medical treatment, vital information for anyone who treats clients from a variety of backgrounds; and discontinue medication safely when needed.</p><p>This essential guide to psychopharmacology has been adopted as a textbook at universities nationwide and is an important resource for every therapist鈥檚 library.</p>
Nursing2020 Drug Handbook
by Lippincott

Language

English

Pages

1925

Publication Date

March 15, 2019

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Still THE #1 Drug Guide for nurses and other clinicians, always dependable, always up to date!<br /><br />Look for these outstanding features:<br />Completely updated nursing-focused drug monographs featuring over 3,700 generic, brand-name, and combination drugs in an easy A-to-Z format<br />NEW 34 brand-new FDA-approved drugs in this edition, including 31 complete monographs鈥攖abbed and conveniently grouped in a handy 鈥渘ew drugs鈥?section for easy retrieval<br />NEW More than 8,100 clinical updates 鈥攏ew dosages and indications, Black Box warnings, adverse reactions, nursing considerations, clinical alerts, and patient teaching information<br />NEW ISMP-recommended tall-man lettering for lookalike鈥搒ound alike drugs<br />Special focus on U.S. and Canadian drug safety issues and concerns<br />Photoguide insert with images of 455 commonly prescribed tablets and capsules<br />Plus FREE companion Toolkit available online through NDHnow.com<br />Monthly FDA updates featuring newly approved drugs, indications, and warnings<br />Pharmacology videos, audio pronunciation guide, and English-Spanish translator<br />Equianalgesic dosing guidelines for opioid drugs<br />Mechanisms and sites of action graphics for selected drugs<br />NCLEX廬 style questions, free CE tests, plus bonus discounts and more!
The Language of Medicine - E-Book
by Davi-Ellen Chabner

Language

English

Pages

1022

Publication Date

January 21, 2016

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<p>Bring medical terminology to life with Davi-Ellen Chabner's bestselling <b>The Language of Medicine, 11th Edition!</b> An illustrated, easy-to-understand approach presents medical terms within the context of the body鈥檚 anatomy and physiology, and in health and disease. With this proven resource, you鈥檒l learn a working medical vocabulary built on the most frequently encountered prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms. Practical exercises and case studies make learning more interesting and demonstrate how medical terms are used in practice. Take advantage of interactive activities, games, quizzes, and flash cards on the Evolve companion website, and you will be ready to communicate fluently in the clinical setting and succeed in your healthcare career.</p><ul><b></b><li><b>Self-study text/workbook approach</b> reinforces learning every step of the way with a wide variety of exercises, labeling diagrams, pronunciation tests, and reviews, all organized by body systems with additional chapters on key areas of health care such as cancer and psychiatry.</li><li><b>Simple, clear, non-technical explanations</b> demystify medical terminology even if you have little or no background in medicine or science.</li><li><b>More than 500 full-color illustrations</b> depict the details of anatomy, physiology, and pathology, putting medical terms in the context of the structure and function of the body system.</li><li><b>Practical applications</b> such as case reports, operative and diagnostic tests, and laboratory and x-ray reports demonstrate the use of medical terminology in the clinical environment.</li><li><b><i>Pronunciation of Terms</i></b> at the end of each chapter include phonetic spellings and spaces to write the meanings of terms.</li><li><b>Abbreviations</b> <b>of terminology</b> make it easy to learn the medical shorthand used in clinical practice.</li><li><b>Error-prone abbreviations list </b>derived from the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) list alerts you to abbreviations that should not be used in the clinical setting.</li><li><b>Comprehensive聽glossaries and聽appendices</b> serve as quick references for use in the classroom and on the job.</li><li><b>An Evolve companion website</b> lets you practice word parts and building terms with interactive<b> </b>word games, learning exercises, an audio glossary with pronunciations of over 3,000 terms, animations, an anatomy coloring book, electronic flash cards, and more. </li> </ul><ul><b></b><li><b>NEW terms and procedures </b>keep you up to date with healthcare advances.</li><li><b>NEW</b> <b>pathology photos</b> illustrate difficult terms and procedures more clearly, showing the conditions that you will see, code, or manage in healthcare settings.</li><li><b>NEW</b> <b><i>Hint</i> feature</b> provides helpful clues that assist with learning and retention of terminology.</li><li><b>NEW! Electronic healthcare records</b> on the Evolve companion website allows you to practice working with today鈥檚 medical records.</li><li><b>NEW</b> <b>anatomic, pathologic and procedural animations</b> on Evolve bring terminology to life and offer a 3D glimpse into the clinical world.聽</li><li><b>NEW</b> <b>medical reports audio</b> on Evolve provides the aural practice you need to be able to understand medical terminology in clinical settings.</li> </ul>
Dental Practice Jumpstart : The Expert's Guide To Personal And Pr...
by , Dr. Addison Killeen

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English

Pages

Publication Date

June 15, 2020

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The best-selling authors of Pillars of Dental Success and By the Numbers join forces to answer the question, "How can I get my business, career and personal life to the next level?" They accomplish this by extracting the lessons learned 鈥渋n the trenches鈥?from the over twenty dental practices that they have collectively owned and operated as well as the hundreds of coaching clients they have worked with throughout the last decade. <br /> <br />Dr. Mark Costes launched his podcast, The Dentalpreneur, in June of 2015 as a way to meet more of his heroes in dentistry and entrepreneurship. Over 900 episodes later, with listenership in over 150 countries and over 3,000,000 downloads, he has been able to connect with and learn from some of the top minds in each genre. Additionally, through his company, The Dental Success Institute, Dr. Costes has had the privilege of working with over 1,000 dentists from all over the world and has helped many of them to become more efficient, more profitable and more fulfilled in their careers.<br /> <br />Dr. Addison Killeen's first published work focused on dental practice statistics and was created to empower dentists to truly understand their businesses. Dr. Killeen has built and sold several successful dental practices and now, in addition to practicing clinical dentistry, he acts as the lead 鈥淏lack Belt鈥?coach for the Dental Success Institute.<br /> <br />Through their extensive exposure to countless varieties of dental practices, Drs. Costes and Killeen have been able to recognize the most commonly occurring patterns, themes and challenges that occur in the most successful dental practices as well as those that perpetually struggle. Dental Practice Jumpstart is the culmination of the co-author's interactions with thousands of dentists in the last decade. Regardless of the stage of your career, the lessons encapsulated in this book will help to accelerate your road to success and fulfillment.<br />
Medical Terminology: The Best and Most Effective Way to Memorize,...
by , David Andersson

Language

English

Pages

182

Publication Date

November 14, 2016

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<h1><strong>Medical Terminology聽</strong></h1><hr><h6><br /></h6><h2><u><strong>Let鈥檚 be very clear about this,</strong></u>聽if you want to feel proud of yourself and do a great job in the health care field, you need to learn and understand medical terminology! It is a fundamental part of the future of your career.</h2><h3><br /></h3><h3>Our medical terminology book is a must-have study guide and workbook for students looking to broaden or refreshen their skills of understanding medical terms. It is perfect for anyone who wishes to enter the medical field, and is a great complementary tool to have when preparing for the聽<strong>NCLEX</strong>聽or聽<strong>MCAT</strong>! <br /></h3><h3>Many students are also ordering聽this book as a complement聽to their <strong>Anatomy and Physiology book</strong>!</h3><hr><h3><br /></h3><h3>With this book you will learn and understand the basic concepts of medical terminology and how it is being used in everyday life among healthcare personnel. Becoming familiarised with medical terminology is a fundamental part of聽any medical career.聽</h3><h3><br /></h3><h3><strong>With that many medical books to choose from, it can be hard to decide which one to buy.聽</strong></h3><h3><br /></h3><h3>This book focuses on the readability apsect,聽which allows for an easy training guide and review. It is divided into chapters, and since the addition of multiple choice questions, the reader now has the possibility to practice and test what they have learned from previous chapters. The answers to these questions聽can be found at the very end of the book. By focusing on the important word parts 鈥?common prefixes, suffixes, and root words 鈥?the book goes to great lengths in simplifying the process of memorizing the medical language.聽</h3><h3><br /></h3><h3><strong><u>With this book you will:</u></strong></h3><h3><br /></h3><ul><li><h3>聽..Be able to interpret medical terminology</h3></li><li><h3>..Learn and understand the basic fundamentals</h3></li><li><h3>..Be able to test your knowledge with multiple choice questions</h3></li></ul><h3><br /></h3><h3>Go to the top-right of the page and click聽<strong>"Add to Cart"</strong></h3>
A Woman's Guide to Cannabis: Using Marijuana to Feel Better, Look...
by Nikki Furrer

Language

English

Pages

225

Publication Date

December 25, 2018

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<b>If you鈥檝e heard about the self-care benefits of cannabis for pain, anxiety, and mood improvement鈥攑articularly for women鈥攂ut have been overwhelmed by it all, your guide is here.<br /> 聽</b><br /> Harnessing the amazing wellness properties of cannabis can make you feel and look your best. This entertaining, expert guide for women of all ages will demystify the world of weed and show you how to find just what you鈥檙e looking for鈥攚hether it鈥檚 freedom from aches and pains or a fit of giggles.<br /> 聽<br /> Find the right dose to relieve anxiety, depression, inflammation, and mitigate signs of aging. Boost moods, even lose weight and get restful sleep. Learn how to navigate the typical dispensary, with its intimidating variety of concentrates, edibles, vape pens, and tinctures. And understand the amazing health-giving compounds found in cannabis鈥擳HC, CBD, terpenes, and more鈥攁nd how to use topicals to reduce pain and give your skin a healthy glow. There鈥檚 even advice on how not to get high but still reap all the amazing health benefits.<br /> 聽<br /> Plus there are over twenty recipes, from edibles like Netflix and Chill Caramels to self-care products like Radiant Glow Serum.<br /> 聽
Compassionomics: The Revolutionary Scientific Evidence that Carin...
by , Anthony Mazzarelli

Language

English

Pages

0

Publication Date

April 30, 2019

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A 34-year-old man fighting for his life in the Intensive Care Unit is on an artificial respirator for over a month. Could it be that his chance of getting off the respirator is not how much his nurses know, but rather how much they care?<br /><br />A 75-year-old woman is heroically saved by a major trauma center only to be discharged and fatally struck by a car while walking home from the hospital. Could a lack of compassion from the hospital staff have been a factor in her death?<br /><br />Compelling new research shows that health care is in the midst of a compassion crisis.<br />But the pivotal question is this: Does compassion really matter?<br /><br />In Compassionomics: The Revolutionary Scientific Evidence that Caring Makes a Difference, physician scientists Stephen Trzeciak and Anthony Mazzarelli uncover the eye-opening data that compassion could be a wonder drug for the 21st century.<br /><br />Now, for the first time ever, a rigorous review of the science - coupled with captivating stories from the front lines of medicine - demonstrates that human connection in health care matters in astonishing ways. Never before has all the evidence been synthesized together in one place.<br /><br />You will see compelling evidence that:<br />- Compassion has vast benefits for patients across a wide variety of conditions<br />- Missed opportunities for compassion can have devastating health effects<br />- Compassion can help reverse the cost crisis in health care<br />- Compassion can be an antidote for burnout among health care providers<br />- 40 seconds of compassion can save a life<br /><br />After seeing all the evidence, the answer is crystal clear: Compassion matters...in not only meaningful but measurable ways.

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