The Pediatric Eye Exam Quick Reference Guide: Office and Emergency Room Procedures

The Pediatric Eye Exam Quick Reference Guide: Office and Emergency Room Procedures

Author: Zhu-Tam, Lily

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781799880455

Category: Medical

Page: 409

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There is a need for comprehensive books that provide crucial information in a clear and direct manner, particularly in the medical field. Currently, there are limited resources available to students and clinicians that provide step-by-step procedures with pictures on how to examine the eye in the pediatric population. The Pediatric Eye Exam Quick Reference Guide: Office and Emergency Room Procedures is a clinical procedure book to provide step-by-step pediatric eye care examination techniques and is an important addition to the field of eye care. The chapters are written by leading pediatric optometrists and ophthalmologists in the field. Years of academic and clinical experiences from schools of optometry, hospital-based eye care, and private practice are all presented in a user-friendly format with clinical pearls and insights that will help any clinician perform a pediatric eye exam easily and efficiently. Covering a range of critical topics such as pupil examination, visual field testing, refraction, and ocular emergencies and providing pictures, it is ideal for all students, residents, academicians, trainers, and novel and seasoned clinicians who are interested in learning how to examine a pediatric patient and staying on top of the latest pediatric eye care procedures.

AI Applications for Disease Diagnosis and Treatment

AI Applications for Disease Diagnosis and Treatment

Author: El Ouazzani, Rajae

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781668423066

Category: Medical

Page: 332

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Artificial intelligence (AI) technology has been very successful across fields such as healthcare, security, precision agriculture, smart city, and autonomous driving and promises numerous benefits for social development, economic growth, wellbeing management, and human healthcare. Various intelligent healthcare applications have been created in order to assist patient healthcare and must be studied further. AI Applications for Disease Diagnosis and Treatment provides the current advances and applications of artificial intelligence applications in healthcare such as disease diagnosis, diet proposal, drug prescription and tracking, and physical and psychological assistance. Covering topics such as assistive healthcare, robotics, and machine learning, it is ideal for healthcare professionals, researchers, data analysts, academicians, practitioners, scholars, instructors, and students.

Handbook of Research on Advanced Phytochemicals and Plant-Based Drug Discovery

Handbook of Research on Advanced Phytochemicals and Plant-Based Drug Discovery

Author: Singh, Ajeet

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781668451304

Category: Science

Page: 754

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A great deal of interest has been generated recently in the isolation, characterization, and biological activity of phytochemicals. Phytochemicals have the potential to enhance pharmaceuticals and drug discovery. As such, there is an urgent need for current research in the global scope of phytochemicals including the chemical and physical characteristics, analytical procedures, biological activity, safety, and industrial applications. The Handbook of Research on Advanced Phytochemicals and Plant-Based Drug Discovery examines the applications of bioactive molecules from a health perspective, examining the pharmacological aspects of medicinal plants, the phytochemical and biological activities of different natural products, and ethnobotany and medicinal properties. Moreover, it presents a novel dietary approach for human disease management. Covering topics such as computer-aided drug design, government regulation, and medicinal plant taxonomy, this major reference work is beneficial to pharmacists, medical practitioners, phytologists, hospital administrators, government officials, faculty and students of higher education, librarians, researchers, and academicians.

Handbook of Research on Natural Products and Their Bioactive Compounds as Cancer Therapeutics

Handbook of Research on Natural Products and Their Bioactive Compounds as Cancer Therapeutics

Author: Pandurangan, Ashok Kumar

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781799892601

Category: Medical

Page: 643

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Many chemotherapeutic agents are available in today’s market that are highly effective against a variety of cancer types; however, the major drawbacks of these chemotherapeutic agents are the many side effects. As an alternative to these chemotherapeutic agents, there are a number of natural agents that are effective against cancer that have been tested in preclinical and clinical models over the years. These natural products must be documented and discussed in order to provide a thorough overview of all the options available for cancer treatment. The Handbook of Research on Natural Products and Their Bioactive Compounds as Cancer Therapeutics emphasizes the list of natural agents against all types of cancers and discusses the current state of research in the fields of natural products and their derivatives against cancer in preclinical and clinical models. This book also provides insight into the applications of meditation and mindfulness-based interventions in clinical and non-clinical conditions. Covering topics such as cancer therapy, antioxidants, and flavonoids, it is ideal for students, research scholars, academicians, professors, scientists, oncologists, doctors, and medical practitioners.

Historical and Epidemiological Analyses on the Impact of Infectious Disease on Society

Historical and Epidemiological Analyses on the Impact of Infectious Disease on Society

Author: Greenberg, Edward

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781799886914

Category: Medical

Page: 261

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Infectious diseases have been a threat since the beginning of civilization, leading the world to constantly adapt and advance medical knowledge in order to survive. The way society responds to these diseases has changed significantly throughout the years due to an influx of new technology, information, and research. In order to ensure society is equipped to handle future battles with infectious diseases, it is essential to understand past outbreaks and how they were handled. Historical and Epidemiological Analyses on the Impact of Infectious Disease on Society considers the history of infectious disease from the dawn of man to the present and discusses the scope and impact they have had on society and humanity. This book also examines how nation-state conflicts have interwoven with microscopic conflicts. Covering a range of critical topics such as plague, lethality, and technology, this reference work is ideal for medical professionals, historians, researchers, scholars, practitioners, academicians, instructors, and students.

Emergency Ophthalmology: A Rapid Treatment Guide

Emergency Ophthalmology: A Rapid Treatment Guide

Author: Kenneth C. Chern

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071632119

Category: Medical

Page: 297

View: 771

This new handbook offers clinicians expert guidance on the most common ophthalmic problems that present to a doctor on call or to a primary care provider's office. Included is everything a non-specialist needs to know in order to screen, identify, treat, and if appropriate, refer conditions related to the eye.

Learning to Code with CPT/HCPCS 2011

Learning to Code with CPT/HCPCS 2011

Author: Thomas Falen

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781781206

Category: Medical

Page: 398

View: 960

3rd YEAR - 2011 ANNUAL UPDATE Updated for 2011, this book will be the primary textbook for CPT/HCPCS coding courses for Health Information Management (HIM), Medical Billing Insurance and Coding (MBIC), Health Information Technology (HIT) and Health Administration Services (HSA) programs. Using a template similar to our Learning to Code with ICD-9-CM textbook, this book teaches students how to code with CPT/HCPCS using real world medical record examples.

Ophthalmology at a Glance

Ophthalmology at a Glance

Author: Jane Olver

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781405184731

Category: Medical

Page: 144

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Ophthalmology at a Glance provides a concise overview of the specialty, with clear and simple diagrams illustrating the essential information required for students, trainee optometrists, opticians and specialty nurses. It includes details on history and examination, before moving through specific conditions and their treatment. Closely tracking the undergraduate ophthalmology curriculum, this new edition is fully updated to reflect new developments in the field. Ophthalmology at a Glance: • Features tip boxes to give further insight into topics, warning boxes to indicate cautionary advice, help with exam technique, further reading, and key point boxes which summarize each chapter • Includes new chapters on tropical ophthalmology, ocular oncology and giant cell arteritis • Features expanded material on red eye and painful loss of vision, and discussion of new scientific evidence for the existence of a sixth layer of the cornea (Dua’s layer) • Includes a companion website at www.ataglanceseries.com/ophthal featuring clinical case studies, all the clinical images from the book as PowerPoint slides, and interactive flashcards for self-test

New York Magazine

New York Magazine

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Page: 154

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New York magazine was born in 1968 after a run as an insert of the New York Herald Tribune and quickly made a place for itself as the trusted resource for readers across the country. With award-winning writing and photography covering everything from politics and food to theater and fashion, the magazine's consistent mission has been to reflect back to its audience the energy and excitement of the city itself, while celebrating New York as both a place and an idea.

Scouting

Scouting

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Page: 48

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Published by the Boy Scouts of America for all BSA registered adult volunteers and professionals, Scouting magazine offers editorial content that is a mixture of information, instruction, and inspiration, designed to strengthen readers' abilities to better perform their leadership roles in Scouting and also to assist them as parents in strengthening families.