The Dentist's Quick Guide to Medical Conditions

The Dentist’s Quick Guide to Medical Conditions

With increasing numbers of dental patients being elderly or having medical conditions, it is important for the dentist to understand how these conditions may impact dental treatment. The Dentist’s Quick Guide to Medical Conditions presents the relevant information dentists need—symptoms, diagnostic tests, medications prescribed, and dental management—for each disease and condition. Chapters will focus on […]

Amateur Radio Quick Study Guide: Amateur Extra Class, July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2020

Amateur Radio Quick Study Guide: Amateur Extra Class, July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2020

There is no greater feeling than passing and receiving your Amateur Extra radio license. Unfortunately, the reality is that life sometimes gets in the way and causes delays. This Quick Study Guide has been designed with the time starved individual in mind that wishes to obtain their amateur extra radio license with little time to fit into […]

Who Is an Expert? A Quick Primer on an Evasive Concept (Medicolegal Issues)

Who Is an Expert? A Quick Primer on an Evasive Concept (Medicolegal Issues)

To many physicians, the term expert witness not only raises the specter of a “hired gun” willing to testify against his colleagues for financial gain, but often leads to exasperation when learning that the expert is not even in the same field of medicine as the person he is testifying against. Similarly, many physicians express […]

Facts and Ideas from Anywhere (The West Is Dying) (Fast Food and Quick Plaques) (Ten Good Foods) (Editorial)

THE DYING WEST In 1960, planet earth contained 3 billion people, 750 million (25%) of whom were of European origin and living in Europe, the USA, Canada, and Australia. Forty years later, in 2000, the world population numbered 6 billion, and the percentage of European people on the planet had dropped to 17%. By 2050, […]