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Hippocrates, Volume XI: Diseases of Women 1-2 Loeb Classical Library 538
ISBN: HB: 9780674996571, Harvard University Press, November 2018
528 pp., 16x10.8 cm
This is the eleventh and final volume in the Loeb Classical Library's complete edition of Hippocrates' invaluable texts, which provide essential information about the practice of medicine in antiquity and about Greek theories concerning the human bod...
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Discovering Retroviruses Beacons in the Biosphere
ISBN: HB: 9780674971707, Harvard University Press, October 2018
192 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 36 colour illus., 2 tables
Approximately eight percent of our DNA contains retroviral sequences that are millions of years old. Through engaging stories of scientific discovery, Anna Marie Skalka explains our evolving knowledge of these ancient denizens of the biosphere and ho...
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Superbugs An Arms Race against Bacteria
ISBN: HB: 9780674975989, Harvard University Press, April 2018
256 pp., 20.9x13.4 cm, 2 halftones, 4 line illus., 4 graphs, 3 tables
Antibiotics are powerful drugs that can prevent and treat infections, but they are becoming less effective as a result of drug resistance. Resistance develops because the bacteria that antibiotics target can evolve ways to defend themselves against t...
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Adaptive Oncogenesis A New Understanding of How Cancer Evolves inside Us
ISBN: HB: 9780674545397, Harvard University Press, March 2018
288 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 16 line illus.
Popular understanding holds that genetic changes create cancer. James DeGregori uses evolutionary principles to propose a new way of thinking about cancer's occurrence. Cancer is as much a disease of evolution as it is of mutation, one in which mutat...
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Squire's Fundamentals of Radiology Seventh Edition
ISBN: HB: 9780674057951, Harvard University Press, February 2018
672 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm, 77 colour illus., 1438 halftones, 109 line illus.
Medical students preparing for a career in clinical practice must become familiar with a wide range of diagnostic imaging techniques and image-guided interventions. They must learn to identify the indications for radiological examination and recogniz...
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Hygiene, Volume I: Books 1-4 Loeb Classical Library 535
ISBN: HB: 9780674997127, Harvard University Press, February 2018
515 pp., 16x10.8 cm
Galen of Pergamum (129-?199/216), physician to the court of the emperor Marcus Aurelius, was a philosopher, scientist, medical historian, theoretician, and practitioner who wrote forcefully and prolifically on an astonishing range of subjects and who...
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Hygiene, Volume II: Books 5-6. Thrasybulus. On Exercise with a Small Ball Loeb Classical Library 536
ISBN: HB: 9780674997134, Harvard University Press, February 2018
401 pp., 16x10.8 cm
Galen of Pergamum (129-?199/216), physician to the court of the emperor Marcus Aurelius, was a philosopher, scientist, medical historian, theoretician, and practitioner who wrote forcefully and prolifically on an astonishing range of subjects and who...
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Bioinspired Devices Emulating Nature's Assembly and Repair Process
ISBN: HB: 9780674967946, Harvard University Press, February 2018
424 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 27 colour illus., 2 halftones, 37 tables
Robotic exoskeletons that allow stroke survivors to regain use of their limbs, 3D-printed replacement body parts, and dozens of other innovations still in schematic design are revolutionizing the treatment of debilitating injuries and nervous system...
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Network Medicine Complex Systems in Human Disease and Therapeutics
ISBN: HB: 9780674436534, Harvard University Press, February 2017
444 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 135 colour illus.
Big data, genomics, and quantitative approaches to network-based analysis are combining to advance the frontiers of medicine as never before. "Network Medicine" introduces this rapidly evolving field of medical research, which promises to revolutioni...
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Obstetrics and Gynecology in Low-Resource Settings A Practical Guide
ISBN: PB: 9780674731240, Harvard University Press, November 2016
376 pp., 23.5x16.2 cm, 29 colour illus., 9 halftones, 37 tables
Responding to the growing need for tried-and-trusted solutions to the reproductive health care issues confronting millions of women worldwide, "Obstetrics and Gynecology in Low-Resource Settings" provides practical guidelines for ensuring the deliver...
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