Harvard Medical School Special Health Report: Understanding Depression

Harvard Medical School Special Health Report: Understanding Depression

Sadness touches all of our lives at different times, but depression can have enormous depth and staying power. It is more than a passing bout of sadness or dejection, or feeling down in the dumps. It can leave you feeling continuously burdened and can sap the joy out of once-pleasurable activities. Thankfully, effective treatment is […]

Special Operations Forces Medical Handbook

Special Operations Forces Medical Handbook

A comprehensive reference designed for Special Operations Forces (SOF) medics. Developed as a primary medical information resource and field guide for the Special Operations Command (SOCOM) medics, the Special Operations Forces Medical Handbook defines the standard of health care delivery under adverse and general field conditions. It is organized according to symptoms, organ systems, specialty […]

U.S. Army Special Forces Medical Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) Training Course Materials

U.S. Army Special Forces Medical Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) Training Course Materials

This book contains over 1,000 slides, photos, graphics, related text and accompanying video.  The TCCC course is the military counterpart to the Prehospital Trauma Life Support Course. It is designed for military medics, corpsmen, and pararescuemen who are preparing to deploy in support of combat operations. Casualty care on the battlefield must be the best […]

Type 2 Diabetes: Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Naturally - No Diets, No Special Foods, No Excessive Exercise

Type 2 Diabetes: Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Naturally – No Diets, No Special Foods, No Excessive Exercise

You don’t have to live with type 2 diabetes for the rest of your life! In this book, you’ll learn how to reverse type 2 diabetes naturally with no diets, no special foods and no excessive exercise. Coming from a man who has done it himself against tremendous odds, you’ll be guided through your own […]

Immunohistochemistry: Then and Now (Special Issue--Diagnostic Immunohistochemistry) (Essay)

Immunohistochemistry: Then and Now (Special Issue–Diagnostic Immunohistochemistry) (Essay)

This special issue is devoted to practical diagnostic immunohistochemistry (IHC) of different organ systems and infections. It is not meant to be a comprehensive review but a handy, practical, desktop reference tool with its many illustrations and tables. The articles in this issue also highlight newer markers that are now maturing for use in routine […]

American Society of Clinical Oncology/College of American Pathologists Guideline Recommendations for Immunohistochemical Testing of Estrogen and Progesterone Receptors in Breast Cancer (Special Article)

American Society of Clinical Oncology/College of American Pathologists Guideline Recommendations for Immunohistochemical Testing of Estrogen and Progesterone Receptors in Breast Cancer (Special Article)

INTRODUCTION In 2008, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the College of American Pathologists (CAP) decided to pursue an investigation of whether a guideline for estrogen receptor (ER) and progesterone receptor (PgR) testing would be necessary and beneficial for patients with breast cancer. The two organizations had published a joint guideline on human […]

Pancreatic Cancer (Special Issue--Insights and Controversies in Pancreatic Pathology) (Report)

Pancreatic Cancer (Special Issue–Insights and Controversies in Pancreatic Pathology) (Report)

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most lethal of all the solid malignancies. Less than 5% of patients in whom pancreatic cancer is diagnosed today will be alive in 5 years. (1) Few therapies are effective, and until recently, painfully little was known about this disease. Today, a number of advances have made pancreatic pathology […]