The ADA Practical Guide to Patients with Medical Conditions

The ADA Practical Guide to Patients with Medical Conditions

With new medications, medical therapies, and increasing numbers of older and medically complex patients seeking dental care, all dentists, hygienists, and students must understand the intersection of common diseases, medical management, and dental management to coordinate and deliver safe care. This new second edition updates all of the protocols and guidelines for treatment and medications […]

A Practical Guide to Babies for Mothers, Midwives & Medical Students

A Practical Guide to Babies for Mothers, Midwives & Medical Students

This is an informative and useful guide for parents, midwives and interested medical students regarding the newborn baby and the first few months of life. The book includes a detailed examination of the newborn baby including developmental reflexes, the assessment of gestational age, the possible temperament and laterality of the baby and other common congenital […]

A Practical Guide for Medical Teachers

A Practical Guide for Medical Teachers

This Fourth Edition of the highly praised Practical Guide for Medical Teachers provides a bridge between the theoretical aspects of medical education and the delivery of enthusiastic and effective teaching in basic science and clinical medicine. Healthcare professionals are committed teachers and this book is a practical guide to help them maximise their performance. Practical […]

Practical Medical and Surgical Management of Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Practical Medical and Surgical Management of Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is an inflammatory disorder of the nose and paranasal sinuses with symptoms persisting for at least 3 months. The treatment paradigm for CRS includes medical therapy as the cornerstone, coupled with endoscopic sinus surgery in refractory cases. To date, however, no FDA-approved treatments exist for medical treatment of CRS, and most treatment […]

Practical Psychology in Medical Rehabilitation

Practical Psychology in Medical Rehabilitation

This easy-access guide summarizes the dynamic specialty of rehabilitation psychology, focusing on real-world practice in the medical setting. It begins by placing readers at the frontlines of practice with a solid foundation for gathering information and communicating effectively with patients, families, and staff. The book’s topics run a wide gamut of patient conditions (neurological, musculoskeletal, […]

Strategies for Cancer Survivorship: Practical Advice from a Doctor and Patient.

Strategies for Cancer Survivorship: Practical Advice from a Doctor and Patient.

Being told you have cancer will change you forever. It may be difficult to even hear anything else that is said after the word “cancer.” At this moment, you have become a cancer survivor. While this is not a journey that you would willingly sign up for, it can become a meaningful and enriching part […]

How to Ask Effective Questions and Provide Effective Answers in a Public Forum (Practical Matters)

How to Ask Effective Questions and Provide Effective Answers in a Public Forum (Practical Matters)

We all have sat through countless meetings and conferences where audience members asked long and winding questions and presenters gave even longer and more circuitous answers. We also know that bad–or more precisely, badly phrased–questions and answers impede communication and understanding. The successful exchange of information relies on asking clear, pointed, and specific questions and […]