Drawing Blood: Technology and Disease Identity in by Keith Wailoo

By Keith Wailoo

''Boldly and elegantly, Wailoo analyzes not just the position of physicians yet of analysis hospitals and pharmaceutical businesses. additionally, he indicates how such things as race, gender, and way of life stimulated how physicians outlined and spoke back to the very ailments that have been known as into life through the hot applied sciences they employed.'' -- James H. Jones, American historic Review

In Drawing Blood, scientific historian Keith Wailoo makes use of the tale of blood ailments to give an explanation for how physicians during this century wielded scientific expertise to outline affliction, carve out clinical specialties, and form political agendas. As Wailoo's account makes transparent, the likely undemanding technique of determining affliction is continuously stimulated through own, specialist, and social elements -- and therefore produces not just readability and precision but additionally bias and outright blunders.

Drawing Blood unearths the ways that physicians and sufferers in addition to the ailments themselves are at the same time shaping and being formed via know-how, clinical professionalization, and society at huge. This thought-provoking cultural heritage of affliction, drugs, and expertise deals a huge point of view for present discussions of HIV and AIDS, genetic blood trying out, prostate-specific antigen, and different very important matters in an age of technological medicine.

''Wailoo's research breaks new ground... he makes use of a big selection of resources and kinds of knowledge to hold out an insightful research of a various pattern of 20th-century hematologic diseases.'' -- Robert A. Aronowitz, M.D., New England magazine of Medicine

'' Drawing Blood makes transparent that the excessive stakes all for clinical expertise are usually not simply monetary, yet ethical and much achieving. they've been harnessed to explain scientific phenomena and to mirror social and cultural realities that effect not just clinical therapy yet self-identity, strength, and authority.'' -- Susan E. Lederer, H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences On Line

''Wailoo's masterful examine of hematology and its disorder discourse is a version of interdisciplinarity, combining cultural research, social historical past, and the background of clinical rules and expertise to provide a posh narrative of illness definition, prognosis, and treatment... He reminds us that scientific know-how is a impartial artifact of heritage. it may be, and has been, used to explain and to cloud the knowledge of illness, and it has the aptitude either to constrain and to emancipate its subjects.'' -- Regina Morantz-Sanchez, Journal of Interdisciplinary History

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By Keith Wailoo

''Boldly and elegantly, Wailoo analyzes not just the position of physicians yet of analysis hospitals and pharmaceutical businesses. additionally, he indicates how such things as race, gender, and way of life stimulated how physicians outlined and spoke back to the very ailments that have been known as into life through the hot applied sciences they employed.'' -- James H. Jones, American historic Review

In Drawing Blood, scientific historian Keith Wailoo makes use of the tale of blood ailments to give an explanation for how physicians during this century wielded scientific expertise to outline affliction, carve out clinical specialties, and form political agendas. As Wailoo's account makes transparent, the likely undemanding technique of determining affliction is continuously stimulated through own, specialist, and social elements -- and therefore produces not just readability and precision but additionally bias and outright blunders.

Drawing Blood unearths the ways that physicians and sufferers in addition to the ailments themselves are at the same time shaping and being formed via know-how, clinical professionalization, and society at huge. This thought-provoking cultural heritage of affliction, drugs, and expertise deals a huge point of view for present discussions of HIV and AIDS, genetic blood trying out, prostate-specific antigen, and different very important matters in an age of technological medicine.

''Wailoo's research breaks new ground... he makes use of a big selection of resources and kinds of knowledge to hold out an insightful research of a various pattern of 20th-century hematologic diseases.'' -- Robert A. Aronowitz, M.D., New England magazine of Medicine

'' Drawing Blood makes transparent that the excessive stakes all for clinical expertise are usually not simply monetary, yet ethical and much achieving. they've been harnessed to explain scientific phenomena and to mirror social and cultural realities that effect not just clinical therapy yet self-identity, strength, and authority.'' -- Susan E. Lederer, H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences On Line

''Wailoo's masterful examine of hematology and its disorder discourse is a version of interdisciplinarity, combining cultural research, social historical past, and the background of clinical rules and expertise to provide a posh narrative of illness definition, prognosis, and treatment... He reminds us that scientific know-how is a impartial artifact of heritage. it may be, and has been, used to explain and to cloud the knowledge of illness, and it has the aptitude either to constrain and to emancipate its subjects.'' -- Regina Morantz-Sanchez, Journal of Interdisciplinary History

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Tissue and Cell Donation: An Essential Guide by Ruth M. Warwick, Deirdre Fehily, Scott A. Brubaker, Ted

By Ruth M. Warwick, Deirdre Fehily, Scott A. Brubaker, Ted Eastlund, Rafael Matesanz

This can be the advisor to tissue and mobile donation that you've been looking ahead to.

  • Policies and practices reviewed utilizing particular donor case histories as examples
  • Multidisciplinary, multi-national crew of editors and individuals, with services in ethics, consent, transplantation, microbiology and tissue and mobilephone banking
  • Provides a advisor to more straightforward and more secure perform in referrals, tissue procurement, wire blood assortment and choice making regularly

This particular e-book explores a number of concerns relating to the human effect of tissue and telephone donation programmes around the globe. It addresses the parts which are of key crisis and feature profound implications for the donors, recipients and healthcare pros concerned. concentrating on tissue, assisted replica and hematopoietic stem cells this e-book is vital examining for all these operating within the box of human transplant donation and people who keep watch over this box.

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By Ruth M. Warwick, Deirdre Fehily, Scott A. Brubaker, Ted Eastlund, Rafael Matesanz

This can be the advisor to tissue and mobile donation that you've been looking ahead to.

  • Policies and practices reviewed utilizing particular donor case histories as examples
  • Multidisciplinary, multi-national crew of editors and individuals, with services in ethics, consent, transplantation, microbiology and tissue and mobilephone banking
  • Provides a advisor to more straightforward and more secure perform in referrals, tissue procurement, wire blood assortment and choice making regularly

This particular e-book explores a number of concerns relating to the human effect of tissue and telephone donation programmes around the globe. It addresses the parts which are of key crisis and feature profound implications for the donors, recipients and healthcare pros concerned. concentrating on tissue, assisted replica and hematopoietic stem cells this e-book is vital examining for all these operating within the box of human transplant donation and people who keep watch over this box.

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Mechanical Circulatory Support (Vademecum) by Wayne E. Richenbacher

By Wayne E. Richenbacher

Mechanical circulatory aid is a good demonstrated healing modality for treating refractory middle failure in sufferers with postcardiotomy cardiogenic surprise, and authorized cardiac transplant recipients who fail hemodynamically ahead of the provision of a donor middle. within the close to destiny, the indicators to be used of mechanical blood pumps might extend to incorporate transitority help in sufferers with acute myoicarditis, and for everlasting implantation as an exchange to cardiac transplantation. This instruction manual is a concise, moveable compendium that makes a speciality of the medical use of mechanical blood pumps. All features of mechanical circulatory aid is addressed, together with sufferer choice, preoperative guidance, operative administration together with surgical implantation options, anesthetic concerns and behavior of cardiopulmonary skip, postoperative administration together with worry linked to blood pump use and long term care and rehabilitation.

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By Wayne E. Richenbacher

Mechanical circulatory aid is a good demonstrated healing modality for treating refractory middle failure in sufferers with postcardiotomy cardiogenic surprise, and authorized cardiac transplant recipients who fail hemodynamically ahead of the provision of a donor middle. within the close to destiny, the indicators to be used of mechanical blood pumps might extend to incorporate transitority help in sufferers with acute myoicarditis, and for everlasting implantation as an exchange to cardiac transplantation. This instruction manual is a concise, moveable compendium that makes a speciality of the medical use of mechanical blood pumps. All features of mechanical circulatory aid is addressed, together with sufferer choice, preoperative guidance, operative administration together with surgical implantation options, anesthetic concerns and behavior of cardiopulmonary skip, postoperative administration together with worry linked to blood pump use and long term care and rehabilitation.

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Essential haematology by A. Victor Hoffbrand, Paul A. H. Moss

By A. Victor Hoffbrand, Paul A. H. Moss

British clinical organization ebook Award Winner - scholar Textbook of the 12 months 2016

The definitive haematology textbook of selection for scientific students

Hoffbrand's crucial Haematology has equipped a name because the flagship haematology textbook for either scholars and junior medical professionals, offering an authoritative advent to the subject.

Now in its seventh version, this vintage textual content presents up to date wisdom of the pathogenesis, scientific and laboratory beneficial properties, remedy of blood and bone marrow problems, in its concise and common style.

Hoffbrand's crucial Haematology outlines the elemental ideas of scientific and laboratory haematology and indicates how manifestations of blood illnesses will be defined through new wisdom of the disorder methods. it's an necessary source for college kids and trainees and a necessary learn for all experts who're attracted to updating their knowledge.

Hoffbrand’s crucial Haematology:

  • Provides updated wisdom of the pathogenesis, scientific and laboratory good points and therapy of all blood disorders
  • Features distinctive info at the new genetics of leukaemia and lymphoma
  • Includes a brand new bankruptcy on thrombosis, focussing at the new oral anticoagulants
  • Is superbly offered, with over three hundred color illustrations
  • Comprehensively covers either concept and remedy regimes

Includes a significant other web site at www.wileyessential.com/haematology that includes the entire figures and tables from the ebook, and over three hundred interactive a number of selection questions.

This identify is additionally to be had as a cellular App from MedHand cellular Libraries. purchase it now from iTunes, Google Play or the MedHand Store.

 

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By A. Victor Hoffbrand, Paul A. H. Moss

British clinical organization ebook Award Winner - scholar Textbook of the 12 months 2016

The definitive haematology textbook of selection for scientific students

Hoffbrand's crucial Haematology has equipped a name because the flagship haematology textbook for either scholars and junior medical professionals, offering an authoritative advent to the subject.

Now in its seventh version, this vintage textual content presents up to date wisdom of the pathogenesis, scientific and laboratory beneficial properties, remedy of blood and bone marrow problems, in its concise and common style.

Hoffbrand's crucial Haematology outlines the elemental ideas of scientific and laboratory haematology and indicates how manifestations of blood illnesses will be defined through new wisdom of the disorder methods. it's an necessary source for college kids and trainees and a necessary learn for all experts who're attracted to updating their knowledge.

Hoffbrand’s crucial Haematology:

  • Provides updated wisdom of the pathogenesis, scientific and laboratory good points and therapy of all blood disorders
  • Features distinctive info at the new genetics of leukaemia and lymphoma
  • Includes a brand new bankruptcy on thrombosis, focussing at the new oral anticoagulants
  • Is superbly offered, with over three hundred color illustrations
  • Comprehensively covers either concept and remedy regimes

Includes a significant other web site at www.wileyessential.com/haematology that includes the entire figures and tables from the ebook, and over three hundred interactive a number of selection questions.

This identify is additionally to be had as a cellular App from MedHand cellular Libraries. purchase it now from iTunes, Google Play or the MedHand Store.

 

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Essential Haematology (5th Edition) by Victor Hoffbrand, Paul Moss, John Pettit

By Victor Hoffbrand, Paul Moss, John Pettit

Essential Haematology is verified because the such a lot authoritative creation to the topic for bioscience and scientific scholars, junior medical professionals, laboratory scientists and nurses. fantastically offered, it introduces the formation and serve as of blood cells and ailments that come up from disorder and disruption of those techniques. easy technology, diagnostic exams and medical beneficial properties and administration are all simply explained.
The fifth variation has been reorganized to extend the focal point on discrete issues to teach the elevated figuring out of the causation of blood issues and greater diagnostic options and scientific administration. a brand new standardized method of describing illness and administration has additionally been brought. The authors' enticing variety and welcoming presentation proceed to make Essential Haematology the suitable studying and reference text.
Fully supported with downloadable figures from the publication, in addition to a PDF of the captions, at www.wiley.com/go/essentialhaematology

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By Victor Hoffbrand, Paul Moss, John Pettit

Essential Haematology is verified because the such a lot authoritative creation to the topic for bioscience and scientific scholars, junior medical professionals, laboratory scientists and nurses. fantastically offered, it introduces the formation and serve as of blood cells and ailments that come up from disorder and disruption of those techniques. easy technology, diagnostic exams and medical beneficial properties and administration are all simply explained.
The fifth variation has been reorganized to extend the focal point on discrete issues to teach the elevated figuring out of the causation of blood issues and greater diagnostic options and scientific administration. a brand new standardized method of describing illness and administration has additionally been brought. The authors' enticing variety and welcoming presentation proceed to make Essential Haematology the suitable studying and reference text.
Fully supported with downloadable figures from the publication, in addition to a PDF of the captions, at www.wiley.com/go/essentialhaematology

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Neonatal Skin by Steven B. Hoath, Howard I. Maibach

By Steven B. Hoath, Howard I. Maibach

Offering the main acceptable detoxing strategies and astringent choice for correct neonatal care, the second one variation of this article can assist practitioners and researchers comprehend the consequences of unintended percutaneous absorption within the child and healing innovations for facilitating epidermal barrier improvement within the tremendous low birthweight (ELBW) preterm youngster.

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By Steven B. Hoath, Howard I. Maibach

Offering the main acceptable detoxing strategies and astringent choice for correct neonatal care, the second one variation of this article can assist practitioners and researchers comprehend the consequences of unintended percutaneous absorption within the child and healing innovations for facilitating epidermal barrier improvement within the tremendous low birthweight (ELBW) preterm youngster.

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Harrison's Hematology and Oncology by Dan Longo

By Dan Longo

The authority of Harrison's in a convenient, full-color paperback dedicated completely to Hematology and Oncology A Doody's center identify for 2011! that includes the chapters on Hematology and Oncology that seem within the landmark Harrison's rules of inner medication, 17e, this compact scientific significant other promises all of the most recent wisdom within the box, sponsored through the clinical rigor and reliability that experience outlined Harrison's. you will find insurance that displays the services of popular editors and members -- awarded in a carry-anywhere layout that makes it excellent for the school room, the wards, or the purpose of care. With its ease of use, crucial diagnosis-speeding guidance, and acclaimed state of the art suggestions, Harrison's Hematology and Oncology is a needs to for college students and clinicians alike. Harrison's Hematology and Oncology gives you: a special single-source reference that includes hard-to-find built-in info on hematology and oncology Integration of pathophysiology with scientific administration issues in all of the disease-oriented chapters necessary content material in print shape from the acclaimed Harrison's 17e DVD fifty two chapters written by means of physicians who've made seminal contributions of their parts of workmanship a hundred and fifteen high-yield self-assessment Q&A for examination and board evaluate, drawn from Harrison's rules of inner medication Self-Assessment and Board overview, 17e whole insurance of need-to-know hematology and oncology subject matters, together with the most recent details on hematopoiesis, melanoma phone biology, and melanoma prevention priceless appendix that highlights laboratory values of scientific value every little thing you'll anticipate from Harrison's adapted for your strong point Condensed desk of Contents: The mobile foundation of Hematopoiesis; Cardinal Manifestations of Hematologic sickness; Anemias; Myeloproliferative problems; Hematologic Malignancies; problems of Hemostasis; Biology of melanoma; rules of melanoma Prevention and remedy; Neoplastic problems; Endocrine Neoplasia; distant results of melanoma; Oncologic Emergencies and past due problems. The Harrison’s forte sequence is written through an identical world-renowned writer group who introduced you Harrison’s rules of inner medication, 17e: Anthony S. Fauci, MD; Eugene Braunwald, MD; Dennis L. Kasper, MD; Stephen L. Hauser, MD; Dan L. Longo, MD; J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD; Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD

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By Dan Longo

The authority of Harrison's in a convenient, full-color paperback dedicated completely to Hematology and Oncology A Doody's center identify for 2011! that includes the chapters on Hematology and Oncology that seem within the landmark Harrison's rules of inner medication, 17e, this compact scientific significant other promises all of the most recent wisdom within the box, sponsored through the clinical rigor and reliability that experience outlined Harrison's. you will find insurance that displays the services of popular editors and members -- awarded in a carry-anywhere layout that makes it excellent for the school room, the wards, or the purpose of care. With its ease of use, crucial diagnosis-speeding guidance, and acclaimed state of the art suggestions, Harrison's Hematology and Oncology is a needs to for college students and clinicians alike. Harrison's Hematology and Oncology gives you: a special single-source reference that includes hard-to-find built-in info on hematology and oncology Integration of pathophysiology with scientific administration issues in all of the disease-oriented chapters necessary content material in print shape from the acclaimed Harrison's 17e DVD fifty two chapters written by means of physicians who've made seminal contributions of their parts of workmanship a hundred and fifteen high-yield self-assessment Q&A for examination and board evaluate, drawn from Harrison's rules of inner medication Self-Assessment and Board overview, 17e whole insurance of need-to-know hematology and oncology subject matters, together with the most recent details on hematopoiesis, melanoma phone biology, and melanoma prevention priceless appendix that highlights laboratory values of scientific value every little thing you'll anticipate from Harrison's adapted for your strong point Condensed desk of Contents: The mobile foundation of Hematopoiesis; Cardinal Manifestations of Hematologic sickness; Anemias; Myeloproliferative problems; Hematologic Malignancies; problems of Hemostasis; Biology of melanoma; rules of melanoma Prevention and remedy; Neoplastic problems; Endocrine Neoplasia; distant results of melanoma; Oncologic Emergencies and past due problems. The Harrison’s forte sequence is written through an identical world-renowned writer group who introduced you Harrison’s rules of inner medication, 17e: Anthony S. Fauci, MD; Eugene Braunwald, MD; Dennis L. Kasper, MD; Stephen L. Hauser, MD; Dan L. Longo, MD; J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD; Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD

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A Martian Stranded on Earth: Alexander Bogdanov, Blood by Nikolai Krementsov

By Nikolai Krementsov

Much like Vladimir Lenin, his onetime rival for the management of the Bolshevik occasion in the course of its adolescence, Alexander Bogdanov (1873–1928) used to be a visionary. In technological know-how fiction novels set on Mars, Bogdanov imagined a destiny within which the employees of the realm, liberated from capitalist exploitation, create a “physiological collective” that rejuvenates and unites its participants via usual blood exchanges. yet Bogdanov was once now not simply a dreamer. He labored tirelessly to popularize and observe his imaginative and prescient, founding the 1st learn institute dedicated to the technological know-how of blood transfusion.

           

In A Martian Stranded on Earth, the 1st broad-based e-book on Bogdanov in English, Nikolai Krementsov examines Bogdanov’s roles as innovative, novelist, and scientist, offering his protagonist as a coherent philosopher who pursued his principles in a variety of venues. throughout the lens of Bogdanov’s involvement with blood reviews on one hand, and of his fictional and philosophical writings at the different, Krementsov bargains a nuanced research of the interactions among medical principles and societal values. 

 

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By Nikolai Krementsov

Much like Vladimir Lenin, his onetime rival for the management of the Bolshevik occasion in the course of its adolescence, Alexander Bogdanov (1873–1928) used to be a visionary. In technological know-how fiction novels set on Mars, Bogdanov imagined a destiny within which the employees of the realm, liberated from capitalist exploitation, create a “physiological collective” that rejuvenates and unites its participants via usual blood exchanges. yet Bogdanov was once now not simply a dreamer. He labored tirelessly to popularize and observe his imaginative and prescient, founding the 1st learn institute dedicated to the technological know-how of blood transfusion.

           

In A Martian Stranded on Earth, the 1st broad-based e-book on Bogdanov in English, Nikolai Krementsov examines Bogdanov’s roles as innovative, novelist, and scientist, offering his protagonist as a coherent philosopher who pursued his principles in a variety of venues. throughout the lens of Bogdanov’s involvement with blood reviews on one hand, and of his fictional and philosophical writings at the different, Krementsov bargains a nuanced research of the interactions among medical principles and societal values. 

 

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Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma: Pathology, Imaging, and Current by Andrew M. Evens, Kristie A. Blum

By Andrew M. Evens, Kristie A. Blum

This e-book offers medical practitioners and the learn group with exact info at the analysis, analysis, and therapy of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, making an allowance for the numerous progress in wisdom together with a number of healing advances which have been accomplished during the last 5-10 years. The paintings is subdivided into epidemiology, pathogenesis, pathology, imaging, and treatment of the non-Hodgkin lymphomas. the complete variety of healing ideas are tested in line with the foremost subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma and the main updated info is equipped on present typical treatments, together with stem phone transplantation in addition to new state of the art therapeutics.

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By Andrew M. Evens, Kristie A. Blum

This e-book offers medical practitioners and the learn group with exact info at the analysis, analysis, and therapy of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, making an allowance for the numerous progress in wisdom together with a number of healing advances which have been accomplished during the last 5-10 years. The paintings is subdivided into epidemiology, pathogenesis, pathology, imaging, and treatment of the non-Hodgkin lymphomas. the complete variety of healing ideas are tested in line with the foremost subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma and the main updated info is equipped on present typical treatments, together with stem phone transplantation in addition to new state of the art therapeutics.

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Advances in Immunology by Frederick W. Alt

By Frederick W. Alt

Advances in Immunology, a usual and hugely revered e-book, provides present advancements in addition to accomplished experiences in immunology. Articles handle the big variety of issues that include immunology, together with molecular and mobile activation mechanisms, phylogeny and molecular evolution, and scientific modalities. Edited and authored through the most important scientists within the box, each one quantity presents up to date info and instructions for destiny * Contributions from best experts and specialists * Informs and updates on all of the most modern advancements within the box

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By Frederick W. Alt

Advances in Immunology, a usual and hugely revered e-book, provides present advancements in addition to accomplished experiences in immunology. Articles handle the big variety of issues that include immunology, together with molecular and mobile activation mechanisms, phylogeny and molecular evolution, and scientific modalities. Edited and authored through the most important scientists within the box, each one quantity presents up to date info and instructions for destiny * Contributions from best experts and specialists * Informs and updates on all of the most modern advancements within the box

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