Learning to Lead in the Academic Medical Center

Learning to Lead in the Academic Medical Center

This compelling title is a comprehensive, practical guide for current and aspiring leaders in academic medical centers (AMC).  Offering both a broad overview of the dynamics of the AMC and a detailed “how-to” set of instructions for the wide-ranging situations that demand skilled leadership, this expertly designed volume is filled with meaningful examples and insights.  […]

A Centralized Practice-Based Learning and Improvement Curriculum for Residents and Fellows: A Collaboration of Health Sciences Librarians and Graduate Medical Education Administration (Brief COMMUNICATIONS)

A Centralized Practice-Based Learning and Improvement Curriculum for Residents and Fellows: A Collaboration of Health Sciences Librarians and Graduate Medical Education Administration (Brief COMMUNICATIONS)

INTRODUCTION Health sciences librarians have been involved in the education of medical residents and fellows for many years, traditionally providing orientation to library resources or refreshers on MEDLINE searching [1-4]. With the increased focus on evidence-based medicine (EBM) in residency education, health sciences librarians have found a natural partnership in teaching EBM search skills in […]

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 […]

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

By sharing what evidence-based education (EBE) methods are available, this book aims to increase the efficacy of clinical education in a variety of fields and at the same time, provide valuable insights to communication science and disorders faculty members as to how they can contribute to the growing body of evidence regarding teaching, often referred […]

Verbal Behavior by B.F. Skinner: Contributions to Analyzing Early Language Learning

Verbal Behavior by B.F. Skinner: Contributions to Analyzing Early Language Learning

Introduction Two pieces of literature appeared quietly and without fanfare in 1957. Each book unalterably affected how we have come to view language, human behavior, and language learning. In 1957, Noam Chomsky published Syntactic Structures (1957), his germinal work that established the foundations of psycholinguistics. This work, in combination with a second publication, Aspects of […]

Learning Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Learning Vascular and Interventional Radiology

This book is an introduction to interventional radiology. Written in a case-based format, the book is subdivided into ten chapters made up of ten vascular and non-vascular interventional radiology cases.Each case contains illustrations and legends describing the imaging findings and technical details of each intervention, comments from anatomical, physiopathological and radiological standpoints, as well as […]