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Antibiotic Basics for Clinicians: The ABCs of Choosing the Right Antibacterial Agent

Easy-to-apply set of principles for selecting the right antibiotic Antibiotic Basics for Clinicians, Second Edition, shows you how to apply your knowledge of pharmacology and microbiology in order to select the appropriate antibiotic.  Rather than rely on rote memorization, you’ll learn the underlying rationale for treatment of common infectious diseases and pathogens. The text focuses… Read More »

Basics of the U.S. Health Care System

Basics of the U.S. Health Care System, Third Edition provides a broad, fundamental introduction to the workings of the healthcare industry. Engaging and activities-oriented, the text offers an accessible overview of the major concepts of healthcare operations, the role of government, public and private financing, as well as ethical and legal issues. Each chapter features… Read More »

Basics Of The U.S. Health Care System

Basics of the U.S. Health Care System, Second Edition provides students with a broad, fundamental introduction to the workings of the healthcare industry. Engaging and activities-oriented, the text offers an especially accessible overview of the major concepts of healthcare operations, the role of government, public and private financing, as well as ethical and legal issues.… Read More »

Know the Basics of Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a very common sleeping disorder. In fact, one out of fifteen Americans has it. However, despite being prevalent this condition often goes undiagnosed since it is usually dismissed as snoring.Snoring and sleep apnea have many things in common but they are two very different things. Occasional snoring is nothing to be worried… Read More »

Basics About Impotence Cures

Male impotence is a problem that some men face. It is a sexual ailment that lowers the self esteem and confidence of the man and it must be treated. Modern lifestyle has also added to the problem. The number of men suffering from this embarrassing situation is growing rapidly. This is a kind of situation… Read More »

Vitamins – the Basics

Vitamins are micro-nutrients. They were discovered by Eijkman (1897) in Indonesia, Java, while studying a disease called beriberi common among natives whose main diet was rice. He noticed that fowl fed on polished rice, developed beri beri, but not when fed on crudely milled rice. In 1911 Funk obtained an alcoholic extract of the outer… Read More »