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New and Published Books

  1. Nutrition and Bariatric Surgery

    Edited by Robert F. Kushner, Christopher D. Still

    Bariatric surgery has led to improved health outcomes including significant weight loss and reduction in co-morbidities among patients with obesity. Clinical practice guidelines recommend that patients considering bariatric surgery undergo a comprehensive nutritional assessment. Nutrition and...

    Published August 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Inhalation Toxicology, Third Edition

    Edited by Harry Salem, Sidney A. Katz

    The lungs provide a significant opportunity for the introduction of both therapeutic and toxic chemicals into the human body. In occupational and domestic environments, hazardous chemicals can enter the body through the lungs via gases, aerosols, and particulates from natural and anthropogenic...

    Published August 18th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Foreign Accent Syndromes

    The stories people have to tell

    By Jack Ryalls, Nick Miller

    What does it feel like to wake up one day speaking with a foreign accent from a country one has never visited? Why does someone wake up doing this? This book seeks to portray the broad and diverse experiences of individuals with a rare neurological speech disorder called Foreign Accent Syndrome (...

    Published August 18th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Approaching Multivariate Analysis, 2nd Edition

    A Practical Introduction

    By Pat Dugard, John Todman, Harry Staines

    This fully updated new edition not only provides an introduction to a range of advanced statistical techniques that are used in psychology, but has been expanded to include new chapters describing methods and examples of particular interest to medical researchers. It takes a very practical approach...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sars

    Reception and Interpretation in Three Chinese Cities

    Edited by Deborah Davis, Helen F. Siu

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    SARS (Acute Respiratory Syndrome) first presented itself to the global medical community as a case of atypical pneumonia in one small Chinese village in November 2002. Three months later the mysterious illness rapidly spread and appeared in Vietnam, Hong Kong, Toronto and then Singapore. The high...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Annals of Bioethics: Regional Perspectives in Bioethics

    By Mark J. Cherry, John F. Peppin

    Series: Routledge Annals of Bioethics

    Regional Perspectives in Bioethics" illustrates the ways in which the national and international political landscape encompasses persons from diverse and often fragmented moral communities with widely varying moral intuitions, premises, evaluations and commitments....

    Published August 15th 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Medicine in the Twentieth Century

    Edited by Roger Cooter, John Pickstone

    During the twentieth century, medicine has been radically transformed and powerfully transformative. In 1900, western medicine was important to philanthropy and public health, but it was marginal to the state, the industrial economy and the welfare of most individuals. It is now central to these...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Illness as a Work of Thought

    A Foucauldian Perspective on Psychosomatics

    By Monica Greco

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Illness as a Work of Thought is a practical application of Foucault's archaeological and genealogical methods of the study of illness and modernity. From medicine and psychiatry to psychology and the social sciences, Monica Greco explores what the history of these different disciplines contributes...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Race in Contemporary Medicine

    Edited by Sander L. Gilman

    With the first patent being granted to “BiDil,” a combined medication that is deemed to be most effective for a specific “race,” African-Americans for a specific form of heart failure, the on-going debate about the effect of the older category of race has been renewed. What role should “race” play...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Multivariate Applications in Substance Use Research

    New Methods for New Questions

    Edited by Jennifer S. Rose, Laurie Chassin, Clark C. Presson, Steven J. Sherman

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    This edited volume introduces the latest advances in quantitative methods and illustrates ways to apply these methods to important questions in substance use research. The goal is to provide a forum for dialogue between methodologists developing innovative multivariate statistical methods and...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics
    Edited by Yann Joly, Bartha Maria Knoppers
    To Be Published August 21st 2014
  2. Nutrition-Infection Interactions and Impacts on Human Health
    Edited by Mohan Pammi, Jesus G. Vallejo, Steven A. Abrams
    To Be Published August 24th 2014
  3. Cellular In Vitro Testing: Methods and Protocols
    Edited by John Haycock, Arti Ahluwalia, J. Malcolm Wilkinson
    To Be Published August 24th 2014
  4. Liver Metabolism and Fatty Liver Disease
    Edited by Oren Tirosh
    To Be Published August 24th 2014
  5. Baby Gorilla: Photographic and Descriptive Atlas of Skeleton, Muscles and Internal Organs
    By Rui Diogo, Juan F. Pastor, Adam Hartstone-Rose, Magdalena N. Muchlinski
    To Be Published August 24th 2014

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