Das Darwin-Virus by Greg Bear

By Greg Bear

Ein Massengrab in Georgien, in dem die Leichen mehrerer schwangerer Frauen entdeckt werden - und eine Verschw?rung mit dem Ziel, diesen Fund der ?ffentlichkeit vorzuenthalten ... Eine aufregende Entdeckung hoch in den Alpen: die intestine erhaltenen K?rper einer pr?historischen Familie - mit einem Neugeborenen, das verwirrende biologische Merkmale aufweist ... Eine r?tselhafte Krankheit, die nur werdende M?tter bef?llt und zu Fehlgeburten f?hrt ... Drei scheinbar isolierte Fakten, die in diesem Roman zu einer wissenschaftsersch?tternden Wahrheit zusammenkommen. Das Darwin-Virus ist ein raffiniert angelegter mystery, der alles in Frage stellt, was once wir ?ber Herkunft und Schicksal des Menschen zu wissen glauben. Die Evolution konfrontiert die Gesellschaft mit einem n?chsten erschreckenden Schritt. Dieser grimmig-intelligente, fesselnde Roman voller Abenteuer und Ideen um Genetik und Evolution, dieser temporeiche mystery, der um so zeitlose menschliche Fragen wie Kampf, Verlust und Erl?sung kreist, z?hlt gewiss zu den gelungensten Wissenschaftsromanen der letzten Jahre.

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Calcium Deficiency: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, And by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

It is a 3-in-1 reference ebook. It supplies an entire clinical dictionary protecting 1000's of phrases and expressions when it comes to calcium deficiency. It additionally offers broad lists of bibliographic citations. ultimately, it presents info to clients on tips to replace their wisdom utilizing numerous net assets. The ebook is designed for physicians, scientific scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to get to grips with study devoted to calcium deficiency. in case your time is effective, this publication is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the web whereas lacking loads of proper details. moment, the ebook additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste money and time printing enormous quantities of websites.

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Cystocele: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, And Annotated by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

In March 2001, the nationwide Institutes of health and wellbeing issued the next caution: "The variety of websites providing health-related assets grows each day. Many websites offer precious info, whereas others can have info that's unreliable or misleading." moreover, end result of the fast raise in Internet-based details, many hours could be wasted looking out, making a choice on, and printing.This booklet used to be created for doctors, scholars, and participants of most of the people who are looking to behavior scientific learn utilizing the main complex instruments on hand and spending the smallest amount of time doing so.

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Photosensitisation: Molecular, Cellular and Medical Aspects by Roy Pottier (auth.), Giuliana Moreno, Roy Henry Pottier,

By Roy Pottier (auth.), Giuliana Moreno, Roy Henry Pottier, Terence George Truscott (eds.)

Radiation induces various chemical tactics in organic tissues. This quantity is a synthesis of up to date studies on such photochemical and photobiological sensitized reactions with specific relevance to photomedicine. the 1st half provides an outline of experimental strategies for the examine of the first tactics after radiation absorption by way of organic structures. it really is by means of chapters on singlet oxygen and photomedicine, contemplating either phototherapy and photochemotherapy. those sections additionally speak about the subsequent iteration of capability photosensitizing drugs.

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The Medical Evaluation of Psychiatric Patients by Randolph B. Schiffer M.D., Robert F. Klein M.D., Roger C.

By Randolph B. Schiffer M.D., Robert F. Klein M.D., Roger C. Sider M.D. (auth.)

One of the fascinations of psychiatry is that it's amenable to many various techniques. In trying to account for psychological disease, for instance, it's pos­ sible to discover the that means and importance of signs within the psychody­ namic feel, to ascertain the social determinants of ailment, or to undertake an es­ sentially organic point of view in investigating hyperlinks among physiological and mental disorder .. As a scientific self-discipline it can be practiced in the neighborhood, within the really expert health center or clinic, or shoulder-to-shoulder with different clinical practitioners within the basic medical institution. This richness and variety are instantaneously a power and a weak spot, attracting practitioners with a variety of abilities and pursuits, but occasionally resulting in polarizations and fake an­ titheses. The so-called "medical version" of psychiatry has come less than a great deal of assault, and deservedly so whilst claiming an particular provenance over all kinds and elements of psychological illness. What can't be gainsaid, even though, is the principal position of medication with regards to many components of the sector, and the luck by way of realizing and treatment that has resulted from medicine's in­ volvement. Nor can it's doubted, after the main cursory acquaintance with the bodily or mentally ailing, that the connection among those kinds of anguish is usually so shut and so together reinforcing that differences are drawn a little arbitrarily. This final may be the cardinal reason behind the alliance among medication and psychiatry.

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High Fever: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, And by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference e-book. It offers an entire clinical dictionary overlaying thousands of phrases and expressions in relation to excessive fever. It additionally provides wide lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it offers details to clients on the way to replace their wisdom utilizing a variety of net assets. The e-book is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with learn devoted to excessive fever.If a while is effective, this ebook is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the net whereas lacking loads of suitable info. moment, the ebook additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste time and cash printing hundreds of thousands of web content.

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Medical Imaging in Clinical Trials by Harris A. Ahmad MD, Hui Jing Yu PhD, Colin G. Miller BSc,

By Harris A. Ahmad MD, Hui Jing Yu PhD, Colin G. Miller BSc, PhD, FICR, CSci (auth.), Colin G. Miller, Joel Krasnow, Lawrence H. Schwartz (eds.)

In the previous couple of years using clinical imaging has elevated exponentially in regimen scientific perform. This has been mirrored in a quickly expanding use of scientific imaging in scientific trials, via all stages. extra lately this has culminated in a few inter-disciplinary conferences with many of the stake holders, together with the FDA. adjustments within the regulatory approach has resulted, by way of the submission of information to the FDA, in a healing agent the place a number of of the trial end-points is the evaluation of a radiological end-point. not is it adequate to have the pictures learn by way of the neighborhood investigator site.

The FDA has additionally pointed out clinical Imaging as one of many key 6 issues within the severe direction initiative which was once introduced in 2004. This places a prepared specialise in the function of imaging and the necessity to in actual fact establish and comprehend this point of medical trials.

As the pharmaceutical, biotech and scientific equipment maintains to spot how one can increase and accelerate product improvement, clinical imaging performs a extra major function. An realizing of the technique and the metrics is for this reason required yet tough to check in a single effortless to learn quantity for people coming into this box. This booklet will consequently satisfy this void, be it for the pharmaceutical group of workers from scientific director to observe, or the central Investigator who's having to appreciate the complexities of the imaging and why it truly is having to be despatched off-site for a 'central read.'

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