Basic List of Veterinary Medical Serials, Third Edition: Using a Decision Matrix to Update the Core List of Veterinary Journals (Report)

Basic List of Veterinary Medical Serials, Third Edition: Using a Decision Matrix to Update the Core List of Veterinary Journals (Report)

INTRODUCTION Core lists are often a key resource in library collection development and evaluation. For initial collection building, a core list can provide needed direction in identifying materials for first purchase. In the case of an existing collection, a core list can serve as a benchmark for evaluating a collection or as a guide during […]

Basic Concepts of Molecular Pathology (Report)

Basic Concepts of Molecular Pathology (Report)

This month’s issue of the Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine includes a unique special section on “Molecular Signatures of Lung and Pleural Tumors” that represents the proceedings of a special Joint Symposium of the European Working Groups for Molecular Pathology and Pulmonary Pathology at the 21st European Congress of Pathology in Istanbul, Turkey, in […]

Information-Seeking Behavior of Basic Science Researchers: Implications for Library Services (Report)

Information-Seeking Behavior of Basic Science Researchers: Implications for Library Services (Report)

INTRODUCTION In fall 2005, Dana Medical Library at the University of Vermont (UVM) established a formal liaison program to serve patrons in the college of medicine (COM), college of nursing and health sciences, and its primary teaching hospital, Fletcher Allen Health Care (FAHC).

U.S. MEDICAL LICENSING EXAM (USMLE) STEP I – Basic Medical Sciences

U.S. MEDICAL LICENSING EXAM (USMLE) STEP I – Basic Medical Sciences

The Admission Test Series prepares students for entrance examinations into college, graduate and professional school as well as candidates for professional certification and licensure. The U.S. Medical Licensing Examination, Step I – Basic Medical Sciences Passbook® prepares you by sharpening the skills and abilities necessary to succeed on your upcoming entrance exam. It provides hundreds of questions […]

Basic Medical Language with Flash Cards E-Book

Basic Medical Language with Flash Cards E-Book

The perfect text for a shorter medical terminology course, Basic Medical Language, 6th Edition provides the foundation you need to confidently communicate with other members of your health care team. This basic medical vocabulary text focuses on building word skills by explaining a carefully selected group of suffixes, prefixes, and combining forms to provide the […]

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 […]