Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior and Nonadherence to Medical Regimen

Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior and Nonadherence to Medical Regimen

Failure to properly adhere to a medical regimen may place patients at risk for suicidal behaviors, according to the authors of this ebook. A considerable number of research studies in this review point to suicidal ideation and self-injurious actions as a result of non-compliance with medication usage. Practical recommendations for caregivers are provided. Written by:Bridget […]

AOSpine Masters Series Volume 3: Cervical Degenerative Conditions

AOSpine Masters Series Volume 3: Cervical Degenerative Conditions

This third volume in the AOSpine Masters Series covers the most common operative techniques for treating degenerative cervical conditions. The book provides expert guidance to help clinicians make the right treatment decisions and provide the best care for their patients. Chapter topics range from Laminectomy and Fusion for Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy to Complications on Anterior […]

Medical Conditions in the Athlete

Medical Conditions in the Athlete

Medical Conditions in the Athlete, Third Edition With Web Study Guide, equips health care providers with the information they need to develop a framework for decision making when working with injured and recovering athletes and active populations. The updated and streamlined third edition provides comprehensive medical information that assists health care providers and athletic trainers […]

Achalasia, (Swallowing Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions

Achalasia, (Swallowing Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions

Achalasia is a swallowing disorder of motility of the lower esophageal or cardiac sphincter.The smooth muscle layer of the esophagus has decreased peristalsis and inability of the sphincter to relax produces a functional stricture or functional esophageal stenosis.The tube that brings food from the mouth to the stomach is the esophagus.Achalasia makes it harder for […]

Medical Conditions Requiring Paleo Diet: Health Learning Series

Medical Conditions Requiring Paleo Diet: Health Learning Series

Medical Conditions Requiring Paleo Diet – Health Learning Series Table Of ContentsIntroduction: The ancient dietSection one:Knowing paleo dietPaleo diet explained.Dissecting paleo diet: An analysis of its componentsSection two:Medical conditions benefiting from paleo dietCardiovascular diseases: A heart protecting dietDiabetes: Too much sweetness, too many problems.Obesity: Eat less, get thinner but with more energySleep problems: A soothing […]