By Daniel Cavicchi
By Alyn J. Heim
By Champ Champagne
By Thomas Szasz
By Harold Coward,Kelli I. Stajduhar
In the Nineteen Sixties, English health care professional and devoted Christian Cicely Saunders brought a brand new approach of treating the terminally ailing that she referred to as “hospice care.” Emphasizing a holistic and compassionate technique, her version resulted in the fast development of a world hospice move. features of the early hospice version that under pressure awareness to the non secular dimensions of dying and demise, whereas nonetheless famous and practiced, have constructed open air the purview of educational inquiry and attention. in the meantime, worldwide migration and multicultural diversification within the West have dramatically altered the profile of latest hospice care. in keeping with those advancements, this quantity is the 1st to severely discover how non secular understandings of demise are manifested and skilled in palliative care settings.
Contributors talk about how a “good loss of life” is conceived in the significant spiritual traditions of Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism, chinese language faith, and Aboriginal spirituality. numerous real-world examples are provided in case experiences of a Buddhist hospice heart in Thailand, Ugandan ways to death with HIV/AIDS, Punjabi extended-family hospice care, and pediatric palliative care. The paintings sheds new mild at the importance of non secular trust and perform on the finish of lifestyles, on the many kinds non secular realizing can take, and on the religious ache that so usually accompanies the actual ache of the loss of life person.
“These … collage of Victoria–based students are to be recommended for supporting clinical and care employees triumph over frequent non secular illiteracy.” — Vancouver Sun
“As the palliative care stream has grown, it has are available touch with the entire world’s significant religions, which makes this a welcome book.” — International organization for Hospice & Palliative Care News
Harold Coward is Professor Emeritus of historical past and Founding Director of the Centre for reviews in faith and Society on the college of Victoria. he's the writer and editor of numerous books, together with The Perfectibility of Human Nature in japanese and Western Thought, additionally released via SUNY Press.
Kelli I. Stajduhar is affiliate Professor on the institution of Nursing and Centre on getting older on the collage of Victoria.
By Jeffrey P. Bishop
By Myron Yanoff,Joseph W. Sassani
Comprehensive, but concise and clinically orientated, the hot version of Ocular Pathology brings you the very most up-to-date advances of each point of ocular pathology. From up-to-date details on today’s imaging techniques, to the implementation of genetic information to higher comprehend sickness, this esteemed clinical reference publication gives you to maintain you on the leading edge of your field.
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By Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Kalmus variations are basically reprints of Urtext versions, budget friendly and available. they seem to be a needs to for college students, academics, and performers.
By Jim O'Donnell
With many new images and an up to date creation, The Day John Met Paul, a critically-acclaimed Beatles publication, reappears in a visually wonderful moment variation. The booklet is an hour-by-hour account of the fateful day the 2 founding Beatles met in July 1957. however it is way greater than that: it is a spellbinding tale of ways destiny introduced jointly males who could transform the face of well known track, from its feel and appear to its sound. Jim O'Donnell, a veteran rock tune author, spent 8 years discovering The Day John Met Paul. released in 1996 and translated into a number of languages, the booklet was once broadly praised for its combination of exact reporting and colourful storytelling. lengthy out of print, yet respected between Beatles lovers, the hot printing enlivens the textual content with many well-chosen pictures of the Liverpool landmarks--from Strawberry box to Penny Lane--that performed a job within the Beatles' lives and works.
The Day John Met Paul chronicles the 1st "Day within the existence" of the Beatles--a day that modified the musical world.
By Markus Rudin
The region of molecular imaging has matured over the last decade and remains to be turning out to be quickly. Many options built for molecular biology and mobile imaging were effectively translated to in vivo imaging of intact organisms. Molecular imaging permits the research of tactics at a molecular point of their complete organic context. as a result of the excessive specificity of the molecular readouts the method bears a excessive capability for diagnostics. it really is reasonable to claim that molecular imaging has turn into an vital device for biomedical examine and drug discovery and improvement today.
This quantity familiarizes the reader with the thoughts of imaging and molecular imaging specifically. simple rules of imaging applied sciences, reporter moieties for a number of the imaging modalities, and the layout of specified probes are defined within the first half. the second one half illustrates how those instruments can be utilized to imagine proper molecular occasions within the residing organism. issues lined contain the experiences of the biodistribution of reporter probes and medication, visualization of the expression of biomolecules reminiscent of receptors and enzymes, and the way imaging can be utilized for reading outcomes of the interplay of a ligand or a drug with its molecular objective via visualizing sign transduction, or assessing the metabolic, physiological, or structural reaction of the organism studied. the ultimate bankruptcy offers with visualization of telephone migration, for instance within the context of telephone therapies.
The moment variation covers novel advancements over fresh years, particularly relating to imaging applied sciences (hybrid suggestions) and novel reporter thoughts. Novel biomedical functions were incorporated, the place acceptable. the entire chapters were completely remodeled and the paintings updated.
- Imaging Techniques
- Molecular Reporter structures, layout of Molecular Imaging Probes
- Drug Imaging
- Imaging Gene Expression
- Imaging the functionality of Gene Products
- Monitoring of phone Migration
Readership: lecturers (medicine, pharmacology, biomedical expertise) and (pharmaceutical, diagnostic, biomedical technology).