Principles of Vascular and Intravascular Ultrasound

Principles of Vascular and Intravascular Ultrasound

Principles of Vascular and Intravascular Ultrasound-a title in the Principles of Cardiovascular Imaging series-has everything you need to successfully obtain and interpret vascular ultrasound images. Stuart J. Hutchison-a premier cardiac imaging specialist-explains the dos and don’ts of ultrasound so you get the best images and avoid artifacts. Get only the coverage you need with clinically […]

Evidence-Based Practice Recommendations for Working with Individuals with Dementia: Simulated Presence Therapy (Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences Bulletin Board) (Clinical Report)

Evidence-Based Practice Recommendations for Working with Individuals with Dementia: Simulated Presence Therapy (Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences Bulletin Board) (Clinical Report)

The Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS), the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), its Special Interest Division 2 (SID-2: Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders) and the Veterans Administration (VA) collaborated to establish evidence-based practice guidelines for diagnosing and treating individuals with dementia of the Alzheimer type (DAT). A committee was formed to […]

Iron Disorders

Iron Disorders

This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Matthew Heeney and Alan Cohen, is devoted to Iron Disorders.  Articles in this issue include: Hereditary Hemochromatosis (HFE and Non-HFE); Iron Refractory Iron Deficiency Anemia (IRIDA); Sideroblastic Anemia; Anemia of Chronic Disease/Inflammation; Pathophysiology of Transfusional Iron Overload; Transfusional Iron Overload and Iron Chelation Therapy; Iron Overload […]

Four Quadrant Living

Four Quadrant Living

A Guide to Creating Your New Health Destiny by Nourishing Your Mind, Body, Relationships, and Environment Living healthy doesn’t need to be complicated. Four Quadrant Living shows readers how to take responsibility for their own health by providing logically organized and easily implemented ideas and suggestions for nourishing the “four quadrants” of our lives. The […]

Dr. Neal Barnard's Cookbook for Reversing Diabetes

Dr. Neal Barnard’s Cookbook for Reversing Diabetes

150 delicious plant-based recipes designed to tackle diabetes and its complications.Finally an approach to managing diabetes that is not based on pills or injections, but on food—the most delicious “prescription” you could imagine. Written by Dr. Neal Barnard, the unparalleled expert on diabetes and health, with recipes developed by Dreena Burton, bestselling cookbook author and […]

Impact of Communication Interaction on Measuring Self- and Proxy-Rated Depression in Dementia.

Impact of Communication Interaction on Measuring Self- and Proxy-Rated Depression in Dementia.

This study examined whether teaching nursing aides to interact more effectively with patients with dementia affected self-, proxy, and concordance ratings of depression. Predictors of depression ratings were determined from measures of verbal interaction under different conditions of social closeness, training condition, and patient variables. Results revealed that proxy ratings of depression were significantly lower […]