USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2018: Pathology

Kaplan Medical’s USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2018: Pathology offers in-depth review with a focus on high-yield topics – a comprehensive approach that will help you deepen your understanding while focusing your efforts where they’ll count the most. Used...

Ximelagatran (Exanta): Alternative to Warfarin?(Pharmacology Notes) (Drug Overview)

For decades, the standards of antithrombotic therapy have been heparin and coumarin compounds, primarily warfarin (1). Other newer approaches include low-molecular-weight heparins, fondaparinux, lepirudin, argatroban, and melagatran (investigational). Although existing treatments are effective, they have many limitations. A safer,...

Darbepoetin Alfa (Aranesp) (Pharmacology Notes) (Drug Overview)

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved darbepoetin alfa (Aranesp) for treatment of anemia as sociated with chronic renal failure (CRF) in patients on dialysis and patients not on dialysis (1). The manufacturer of the drug also filed an...

New Drugs Approved in 2009 (Pharmacology Notes)

The article briefly reviews selected new drug entities approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 2009. ANTITHROMBIN (ATRYN)

Chlamydia and Tubal Subfertility: Australia’s Fertility at Risk (Conference Notes)

Presented at the NHAA 7th International Conference on Herbal Medicine, July 2010, Coolangatta Australia Introduction

2008 New Drug Approvals (Pharmacology Notes) (Drug Overview)

This article provides a brief review of selected new drug entities approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2008. ALVIMOPAN (ENTEREG)

Postoperative Glycemic Control in Cardiac Surgery Patients (Pharmacology Notes) (Report)

Blood glucose management in critically ill patients remains an ongoing controversy. In recent years, clinical trials evaluating blood glucose control in critically ill patients advocated for intense blood glucose management, with target blood glucose levels between 80 and 110...

Eszopiclone (Lunesta): A New Nonbenzodiazepine Hypnotic Agent (Pharmacology Notes) (Drug Overview)

Randomized, placebo-controlled trials have shown that eszopiclone, a newly available nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic, effectively treats the symptoms of insomnia. Its pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic parameters are similar to those of the other currently available nonbenzodiazepine hypnotics (i.e., zolpidem and zaleplon). The...

Ibuprofen Lysine (Neoprofen) for the Treatment of Patent Ductus Arteriosus (Pharmacology Notes)

Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) affects approximately 31% of infants whose birth weight is between 501 and 1500 g. The ductus arteriosus is a blood vessel that allows blood to bypass the pulmonary vasculature in utero. Oxygen delivery and elimination...

USMLE Step 2 CK Lecture Notes 2019: Psychiatry, Epidemiology, Ethics, Patient

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Lecture Notes: Medical Microbiology and Infection

Medical Microbiology and Infection Lecture Notes is ideal for medical students, junior doctors, pharmacy students, junior pharmacists, nurses, and those training in the allied health professions. It presents a thorough introduction and overview of this core subject area, and...

USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2019: Pathology

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Wanderings in search of Health; or, medical and meteorological notes on various foreign health resorts … With illustrations.

The HISTORY OF TRAVEL collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. This collection contains personal narratives, travel guides and documentary accounts by Victorian travelers, male and female. Also included are pamphlets, travel guides, and personal narratives...

Notes Of A Medical Maverick

ENLIGHTENING AND INSPIRING, Dr. Allen Weisses fascinating new collection of essays, Notes of a Medical Maverick offers an exploration of the medical profession for readers with a taste for history and a love of language that moves them. WITH...

Cruise of the Revenue-Steamer Corwin in Alaska and the N.W. Arctic Ocean in 1881: Botanical Notes / Notes and Memoranda: Medical and Anthropological; Botanical; Ornithological.

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New Drugs Approved in 2010 (Pharmacology Notes)

This article briefly reviews select new drug entities approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 2010. CARGLUMIC ACID (CARBAGLU)

USMLE Step 2 CK Lecture Notes 2019: Surgery

The only official Kaplan Lecture Notes for USMLE Step 2 CK cover the comprehensive information you need to ace the USMLE Step 2 and match into the residency of your choice. • Up-to-date. Updated annually by Kaplan’s all-star faculty.•...

Tiotropium (Spiriva): A Once-Daily Inhaled Anticholinergic Medication for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Pharmacology Notes) (Drug Overview)

Tiotropium represents a new generation of inhaled therapy. No other inhaled product has demonstrated effectiveness with once-daily dosing. Treatment has been associated with improved lung function, decrease in the number of exacerbations, increase in the time to first exacerbation,...

Agents for Treatment of Overactive Bladder: A Therapeutic Class Review (Pharmacology Notes) (Clinical Report)

Overactive bladder (OAB) is a medical syndrome defined by symptoms of urgency, with or without urge urinary incontinence (any involuntary loss of urine), usually with frequency and nocturia. Although anticholinergic agents have been the first-line treatment for OAB for...

Doripenem (Doribax): The Newest Addition to the Carbapenems (Pharmacology Notes)

Carbapenems are a class of antimicrobials structurally related to penicillin. Doripenem, the newest agent in this class, was recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections and complicated urinary tract infections. Its...