Essentials of Medical Laboratory Practice

Essentials of Medical Laboratory Practice

The clinical laboratory plays an important role in patient care by providing timely, accurate, reliable test results to health-care team members. The results provided by the clinical laboratory are used by appropriate team members to make important diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring decisions. With recent advances in technology, some laboratory tests may now be performed by […]

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Anatomy and Physiology For Dummies, 3rd Edition

Anatomy and Physiology For Dummies, 3rd Edition

Begin with the most obvious: the social value of this knowledge. Human anatomy and physiology is always a suitable topic of discussion in social situations because it allows people to talk about their favorite subject (themselves) in a not-too-personal way. Thus, some particularly interesting detail of anatomy and physiology is an ideal conversation opener with […]

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Anatomy and Physiology For Dummies 2nd Edition

Anatomy and Physiology For Dummies 2nd Edition

Begin with the most obvious: the social value of this knowledge. Human anatomy and physiology is always a suitable topic of discussion in social situations because it allows people to talk about their favorite subject (themselves) in a not-too-personal way. Thus, some particularly interesting detail of anatomy and physiology is an ideal conversation opener with […]

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Physiology 6th Edition

Physiology 6th Edition

Physiology is the foundation of medical practice. A firm grasp of its principles is essential for the medical student and the practicing physician. This book is intended for students of medicine and related disciplines who are engaged in the study of physiology. It can be used either as a companion to lectures and syllabi in […]

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Reactions: An Illustrated Exploration of Elements, Molecules, and Change in the Universe

Reactions An Illustrated Exploration of Elements, Molecules, and Change in the Universe

IT IS IMPORTANT to stand in awe of nature, and to be no less dazzled by the energies and forces of the world just because we have learned to understand and control them. Push two strong magnets against each other and feel the invisible force that repels one from the other. Go on—do it now […]

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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

Carlo Rovelli is a theoretical physicist whohas made significant contributions to the physics of space and time. He has worked in Italy and the US, and is currently directing the quantum gravity research group of the Centre de Physique Théorique in Marseille, France. Seven Brief Lessons on Physics was an instant number one bestseller in […]

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Metal Detecting: A Beginner’s Guide: to Mastering the Greatest Hobby In the World

Metal Detecting A Beginners Guide to Mastering the Greatest Hobby In the World

There is something really incredible about removing a chunk of earth and seeing a glimmer of metal encrusted in the soil. Your mind races as you reach down to pluck your new found treasure from its prison of dirt. What could it be? The possibilities are limitless Your heart starts to beat a little faster […]

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Digital Forensics and Cyber Crime: 4th International Conference

Digital Forensics and Cyber Crime 4th International Conference

With every passing year, our reliance on information technology and cyber infrastructure continues to increase at an incredible pace. This fact is not lost on those who wish to use technology for criminal activities. Industry white papers and media reports suggest that the annual cost of cybercrime to the global economy is in the vicinity […]

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Barry’s Advanced Construction of Buildings 4th Edition

Barrys Advanced Construction of Buildings 4th Edition

Robin Barry’s Construction of Buildings first appeared in print in 1958 and eventually grew into five volumes. When I took on the task of revising and updating the Barry books, a decision was taken to condense the work into two volumes to make it more accessible to readers. This was a big task and it […]

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Analysis and Mathematical Physics

Analysis and Mathematical Physics

The London Taught Course Centre (LTCC) for PhD students in the Mathematical Sciences has the objective of introducing research students to a broad range of topics. For some students, some of these topics might be of obvious relevance to their PhD projects, but the relevance of most will be much less obvious or apparently non-existent. […]

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1001 Math Problems, 2nd Edition

1001 Math Problems 2nd Edition

Are you frightened of mathematics? You’re not alone. By the time I was nine, I had developed a full-blown phobia. In fact, my most horrible moments in grade school took place right before an arithmetic test.My terror—and avoidance—lasted well into adulthood, until the day I landed a job with a social service agency and was […]

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Bioethics, Medicine and the Criminal Law, Volume 2

Bioethics, Medicine and the Criminal Law, Volume 2

Law and medicine have long intersected. It is only in recent decades, however, that the relationship of law to medical practice has received the sustained attention of more than a very few legal scholars. The first British academic lawyer to develop a major interest in the relationship of law and medicine was also the greatest […]

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