Basic Medical Endocrinology

Basic Medical Endocrinology

Basic Medical Endocrinology, Third Edition provides up-to-date coverage of rapidly unfolding advances in the understanding of hormones involved in regulating most aspects of bodily functions. The discussion focuses on molecular and cellular aspects of hormone production and action firmly rooted in the context of integrative physiology. Topics are approached from the perspective of a physiologist […]

Layering Administrative Law and Basic Contract Principles: Analyzing the Waiver of FMLA Claims in Severance Agreements (Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993)

Layering Administrative Law and Basic Contract Principles: Analyzing the Waiver of FMLA Claims in Severance Agreements (Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993)

I. INTRODUCTION Employee termination and severance package negotiation are a reality of daily corporate life. According to the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics, in June 2006 alone corporate employers took 1097 “mass layoff actions,” defined as layoffs of fifty or more workers, involving a total of 119,662 employees.(1) Many of the discharged […]

Drilling Deeper Into the Core: An Analysis of Journal Evaluation Methodologies Used to Create the "Basic List of Veterinary Medical Serials," Third Edition (Report)

Drilling Deeper Into the Core: An Analysis of Journal Evaluation Methodologies Used to Create the “Basic List of Veterinary Medical Serials,” Third Edition (Report)

INTRODUCTION Library professionals have created core lists of journals for nearly every discipline they serve. The major uses for core lists include guidance in journal selection, retention decisions, and collection assessment. Core lists have proved their value as collection management tools to the point that many existing lists continue to receive regular updates and new […]