Obstetrics and Gynecology
Juan Luis Alcázar Zambrano
This reference manual offers medical students the most relevant knowledge in the specialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology. It is written from the perspective of a general practitioner, and covers many different clinical scenarios.
Neurodevelopment in Neonatology
Although this volume is largely concerned with neurodevelopmental care, it also addresses the beginnings of intrauterine life and the challenges premature babies present in key areas: the central nervous system, retina, food and nutrition, and hearing. This book addresses the detection of difficulties in neurodevelopment through neurological examination and observation of generalized movements.
Behaviors in Internal Medicine
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Guidelines
Antonio Raúl de los Santos
Behavior is one of the fundamental characteristics of medicine, since it brings together the knowledge, personal and social factors applied to the care of the sick patient in order to discover their illness and deal with them in the best possible way to promote their relief or healing.
Nutrition and Cancer
Carlos A. González Svatetz
Nutrition and Cancer presents the most up-to-date and important scientific evidence on the association of different foods and nutrients with the most common tumors and on the mechanisms by which they could increase or reduce the risk of cancer, one of the greatest public health problems in the world.
Jorge Gori, Roberto Castaño, Antonio Lorusso
This book addresses gynecological problems ranging from general aspects, such as the role of the gynecologist as a primary care physician, to thorough coverage of physiology, tumor pathologies and their corresponding therapeutics, reproduction and responsible procreation, the pelvic floor and its dysfunctions, and mammary pathology. This book is not only a study book for the undergraduate, it is an indispensable guide for the most experienced gynecologist.
Fundamentals and Applications in Health Sciences
Miguel A. Hernández Urzúa
The work consists of three parts and 15 chapters. It is intended to provide up-to-date information on food microbiology. Each chapter includes pictures, illustrations and a synthesis of the content, including an explanation of the pathogenic mechanisms of microorganisms involved in food-borne diseases.
Ultrasonography in Diseases of the Thyroid
José-Ignacio Jaén Diaz, Julia Sastre Marcos, Eugenio Cerezo López
After diabetes, thyroid diseases are the most frequent endocrine diseases and, therefore, many actors are involved in its prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Ultrasound, thanks to the continuous development of ultrasound equipment, has become a rapid, safe, and reproducible technique for the study of diseases that diffuse or focally affect the thyroid.
Motor Control and Learning
Robert Cano de la Cuerda
Motor Control is the set of processes related to the development, mastery and governance of the movement already acquired, while Motor Learning is a set of abstract concepts about how motor learning is acquired and/or modified. This book is divided into 5 sections designed to address basic concepts, deficiencies, postural control and gait, upper limb manipulation and practical applications and therapeutic approaches.
Pilates Manual Applied to Pregnancy
Mayte Fernandez Arranz
Physical activity is a fundamental pillar during pregnancy and the Pilates method has been the ideal exercise to maintain and improve the health of women during the gestation, delivery and postpartum period. This work is a key tool for conveying the physical components of Pilates that should be used during pregnancy.
100 Techniques of Mobilization with Impulse in Osteopathy
Andoni Jauregi Crespo, Eduardo Falcó Mola, Arantza Urberuaga Martínez
The technique of mobilization with momentum, also known as "joint manipulation" or "technical trust", is regarded as the essential basis of the daily work of an osteopath. Therefore, this work is an essential and high-quality tool for health professionals who work with this technique.
Perinatal Psychiatric Manual
Guide for the management of mental disorders during pregnancy, postpartum and breastfeeding
Luisa García-Esteve, Manuel Valdés Miyar
Perinatal Psychiatric Manual describes research and treatment of psychiatric disorders during pregnancy, breastfeeding and postpartum. It is especially important in its emphasis that adequate treatment for the mother helps in the prevention of future problems in children.
Fundamentals and Therapeutic Applications
Luis Miguel Botana López
This book has opted for a novel approach to pharmacology, grouping the drugs according to their therapeutic targets. The work has been structured into three main sections: General Pharmacology deals with pharmacokinetics and the interaction of drugs with receptors. Therapeutic Targets focuses on the description of the main therapeutic targets and the drugs that modulate them. Mycosis Chemotherapy, Parasitosis, Infections, Neoplasias, describes drugs that can be used in exogenous mammalian targets.