Emerging Therapies Targeting the Pathophysiology of Sickle Cell Disease

Emerging Therapies Targeting the Pathophysiology of Sickle Cell Disease

This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics, guest edited by Dr. Elliott Vichinsky, is devoted to Sickle Cell Disease, and focuses on pathophysiology of hemoglobinopathies, therapeutic targets, and new approaches to correcting ineffective erythropoiesis and iron dysregulation. Articles in this issue include Polymerization and red cell membrane changes; Overview on reperfusion injury in the pathophysiology of SCD; […]

Healthy Wealthy and Wise

Healthy Wealthy and Wise

Healthy, Wealthy and Wise is the “common sense” guide to creating abundance in your life! Derrick Sweet’s research goes back hundreds of years to discover the actions and behaviors that consistently create health, wealth and wisdom. This book offers a roadmap to reach your higher self. The chapters within provide key components and exercises that […]

What's New in Varicose Veins? (More About ... Vascular Surgery) (Clinical Report)

What’s New in Varicose Veins? (More About … Vascular Surgery) (Clinical Report)

The fundamentals of varicose vein surgery have not changed for many decades and conventional open surgery remains the gold standard against which other treatment modalities are measured. Conventional open surgery is, however, not without problems. The recurrence rate is 10-15% at 2 years and as high as 60-70% after 20 years. (1) Approximately 25% of […]

Living Well With Diabetes

Living Well With Diabetes

Living Well with Diabetes is an easy to understand, interactive, multi-media diabetes education book. There are 21 lessons including an introduction to diabetes, blood glucose management, oral medications and insulin, nutrition and physical activity, depression and stress, oral hygiene, and the prevention of complications. Video content includes stories on strategies to improve diabetes self-care. This […]

Reliability of Observations from Modified Barium Swallow Studies.

Reliability of Observations from Modified Barium Swallow Studies.

This project addressed reliability of judgments made from modified barium swallow (MBS) studies. The specific intent was to minimize potential difficulties in the interpretation of the findings by limiting the focus of the judges and the types of judgments to be made. Ten speech-language pathologists (SLPs) viewed 10 single swallow videos, 1 from each of […]

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer

This issue, focusing on Breast Cancer, includes topics such as: Radiation Therapy for DCIS, Axillary dissection, Pathology in the age of personalized breast cancer treatment:, Clinical implications for breast cancer subsets defined by molecular diagnostics, Management of CNS Metastases in Breast Cancer, Endocrine therapy for advanced breast cancer, Targeting the PI3K pathway in breast cancer, […]

Cardio-Thoracic, Vascular, Renal and Transplant Surgery

Cardio-Thoracic, Vascular, Renal and Transplant Surgery

Written by internationally acclaimed specialists, Cardio-Thoracic, Vascular, Renal and Transplant Surgery provides pertinent and concise procedure descriptions spanning benign and malignant problems and minimally invasive procedures. Complications are reviewed when appropriate for the organ system and problem, creating a book that is both comprehensive and accessible. Stages of operative approaches with relevant technical considerations are outlined in an easily understandable […]