The third edition of an internationally renowned, award-winning reference, this book features a detailed yet succinct basic science section to support understanding of the physiological and pathophysiological mechanisms that underlie diseases of the pleura. It then provides a wide-ranging series of...
To Be Published November 25th 2014 by CRC Press
A Text and E-book
With a large volume of ultrasound images, ultrasound video clips, and teaching videos, this print and interactive digital book provides a practical guide for all physicians undertaking pleural ultrasound investigations and procedures. Containing instructions for clinical practice, the book will...
To Be Published May 14th 2014 by CRC Press
Theory, Research, and Practice
The evolution and history of adventure therapy, as chronicled in the second chapter of this book, well demonstrates how far this field has evolved from a “divergent therapy” into an efficacious form of therapy that engages clients on cognitive, affective, and behavioral levels. Adventure Therapy is...
Published January 30th 2012 by Routledge
Applications in Seismic Response Modification
Rapid advances have been made during the past few decades in earthquake response modification technologies for structures, most notably in base isolation and energy dissipation systems. Many practical applications of various dampers can be found worldwide and, in the United States, damper design...
Published November 20th 2011 by CRC Press
Fingerprints constitute one of the most important categories of physical evidence, and it is among the few that can be truly individualized. During the last two decades, many new and exciting developments have taken place in the field of fingerprint science, particularly in the realm of methods for...
Published December 11th 2010 by CRC Press
Each year, too many law enforcement officers die in the line of duty and too many people are killed by the police. Yet, can any of these deaths be avoided? To answer this we must investigate the nature and causes of these deaths in an unbiased and objective manner to highlight and expose weaknesses...
Published December 7th 2010 by CRC Press
This internationally renowned reference work is a fully updated and expanded second edition of the most comprehensive title available on pleural diseases. Building on the many strengths of the highly respected first edition, the book features a detailed yet lucid basic science section to support...
Published April 24th 2008 by CRC Press
Bridging the gap between human-computer engineering and control engineering, Human Behavior Learning and Transfer delineates how to abstract human action and reaction skills into computational models. The authors include methods for modeling a variety of human action and reaction behaviors and...
Published September 5th 2005 by CRC Press