Effect of Vitamin E Supplementation with Standard Treatment on Oxidant-Antioxidant Status in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Report)

Effect of Vitamin E Supplementation with Standard Treatment on Oxidant-Antioxidant Status in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Report)

Background & objectives: Chronic oxidant burden and depletion of endogenous antioxidants have been proposed to play a key role in the pathogenesis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Exogenous antioxidants have potential therapeutic implications and their role has not been explored in COPD. The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of supplementation […]

Package Inserts and the Standard of Care (Medicolegal Issues)

Package Inserts and the Standard of Care (Medicolegal Issues)

A number of pending and new claims involve diet drugs, hormone replacement therapy, cerivastatin (Baycol), oxycodone (OxyContin), troglitazone (Rezulin), thimerosal, and nefazodone hydrochloride (Serzone). One issue is intertwined in all of these claims: the relation between a medication’s package insert (also referred to as product information, prescribing information, or Physicians’ Desk Reference [PDR] listing) and […]

Comparative Interpretation of CT and Standard Radiography of the Chest

Comparative Interpretation of CT and Standard Radiography of the Chest

Standard radiography of the chest remains one of the most widely used imaging modalities but it can be difficult to interpret. The possibility of producing cross-sectional, reformatted 2D and 3D images with CT makes this technique an ideal tool for reinterpreting standard radiography of the chest. The aim of this book is to provide a […]

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Ambulance: National Standard Curriculum Instructor's Lesson Plans (Third Edition)

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Ambulance: National Standard Curriculum Instructor’s Lesson Plans (Third Edition)

This instructor’s lesson plans document is one of three documents prepared for the Emergency Medical Technician—Ambulance, National Standard Curriculum. It was prepared for the course instructors. As such, it contains detailed outlines of course content and guidance for teaching each course lesson. Two other documents complete the training package: a Course Guide which contains planning […]

Medical, Genetic & Behavioral Risk Factors of Standard Schnauzers

Medical, Genetic & Behavioral Risk Factors of Standard Schnauzers

This book ( Standard Schnauzer ) provides you with a through description and positive attributes of this breed including origin, purpose, history, normal heights and weights, acceptable colors and behavioral traits. Our books differ from most books on dog breeds because this book also provides you with a comprehensive and authoritative source of all the […]