Consultation-liaison Psychiatry In Germany, Austria And by A. Diefenbacher, T.N. Wise

By A. Diefenbacher, T.N. Wise

Somatically in poor health sufferers frequently additionally be afflicted by mental signs. The prognosis and therapy of those indicators and their underlying psychiatric issues are the duty of consultation-liaison psychiatry. during this ebook, the newest advancements, comparable to psychiatric comorbidity in most cases medical institution inpatients in addition to psychological issues within the outpatient environment, and precise problems like melancholy, alcohol abuse, and delirium, are mentioned. One bankruptcy on suicide makes an attempt delineates the implications and reviews from the 'German Competency community on Depression'. the $64000 subject of somatoform issues in outpatient and inpatient settings is usually reviewed. Non-German readers tend to be will not be acutely aware that, in Germany, there are unique board-certified surgeon specialties facing sufferers with psychiatric health problems, often often called 'psychiatrists' and 'psychosomaticists'.

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Cross-Cultural and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives in Social by Tannistha Samanta

By Tannistha Samanta

This quantity intends to re-establish social gerontology as a self-discipline that has pragmatic hyperlinks to coverage and perform. jointly, the chapters increase public debates concerning the ethical, cultural and fiscal questions surrounding getting older, thereby ameliorating the “problems” linked to getting older societies. This quantity is uniquely cross-cultural, theory-driven and cross-disciplinary. It fills a niche within the gerontological scholarship of the worldwide south that's predominantly descriptive and empirical.

Based on unique examine, this quantity examines particularly the sociological query of inequality and its intersection with age, gender, well-being, kinfolk and social family. within the approach, the reports herein spotlight the original historic, institutional and social structures that govern the subjective event of getting older in different contexts globally. particularly, societies in transition together with India, Lebanon, Nigeria, Japan, China, Israel and in Europe are studied whereas connecting the micro-social adventure of getting older (loneliness, wellness, discrimination, relationships and resilience) with better temporal and political contexts. This workout generates highbrow capital that reformulates hyperlinks among getting older study and coverage in cutting edge ways. 

Overall, the quantity echoes the worldwide medical dedication to appreciate the socio-cultural technique of getting older in transitional societies and makes use of wealthy possibilities for cross-fertilization of principles, disciplines and strategies to develop the gerontological promise of serious inquiry, education and practice.

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Leistungsbalance für Leitende Ärzte: Selbstmanagement, by Jens Hollmann, Angela Geissler

By Jens Hollmann, Angela Geissler


Perspektiven für Gestalter!

Wenn wir davon ausgehen müssen, dass die wachsenden Anforderungen an Leitende Ärzte und die Arbeitsverdichtung erst den Beginn eines Zyklus markieren und keineswegs sein Ende, wird deutlich, dass es Werkzeuge und Techniken braucht, um die verantwortungsvolle place auch in Zukunft erfolgreich gestalten zu können. Drei Aspekte sind besonders relevant.

Standortbestimmung Klinik
- Stressoren am Arbeitsplatz
- Die Stanford-Formel

Standortbestimmung Arzt
Der Präsentismus-Faktor
- Die Gratifikationskrise
- Typologien des Erfolgs

Ressourcen zur Leistungsbalance
- Zeit- und Selbstmanagement
- Mentale Strategien für Stress-Resistenz
- Denk- und Handlungsmuster erkennen und positiv transformieren
- Techniken für eine wirksame Selbstregulation

- Selbst-Tests
- Interviews: Chefärzte eröffnen Perspektiven für die Leistungsbalance

„Dieses Buch hilft mit einem innovativen Ansatz ärztlichen Führungskräften, sich neue Perspektiven zu erschließen!“
Dr. med. Jörg Ansorg, Hauptgeschäftsführer des Berufsverbandes Deutscher Chirurgen

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BACE: Lead Target for Orchestrated Therapy of Alzheimer's by Varghese John

By Varghese John

BACE inhibitors and their use within the therapy of Alzheimer's sickness

BACE (β-site of APP cleaving enzyme) is a serious part in Alzheimer's disorder (AD), and the improvement of BACE inhibitors indicates nice capability as a remedy for the illness. BACE: Lead goal for Orchestrated remedy of Alzheimer's ailment covers nearly all facets of BACE from preliminary id, discovery of inhibitors, and demanding situations in scientific improvement, whereas offering a world realizing crucial for effective and profitable drug discovery.

This publication info the tale of the invention of BACE and its position in advert and comprehensively discusses:

  • the advance of BACE inhibitors as therapeutics for Alzheimer's sickness

  • The learn that resulted in the identity of BACE

  • New BACE inhibitors presently being clinically proven

  • ADME (absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion) and medical trial design—topics no longer addressed in present box literature

  • state-of-the-art know-how corresponding to high-throughput screening, structure-based drug layout, and QSAR in context of BACE inhibitors and Alzheimer's drug discovery

  • different techniques to BACE inhibition in response to interplay with the precursor protein APP

through improving the reader's figuring out of a few of the facets of the BACE drug-discovery method, this much-needed reference will function a key source for all scientists enthusiastic about Alzheimer's research—and motivate new ways to therapy of advert.

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Astrocytes in Brain Aging and Neurodegeneration by Hyman M. Schipper

By Hyman M. Schipper

256 pages, sixty seven figures, 6 tables, hardcover This monograph is the 1st of its type to concentration particularly at the position of astroglia in aging-related human neurodegenerative issues and experimental versions of CNS senescence and degeneration. As such, this quantity within the Neuroscience Intelligence Unit sequence represents a singular and significant contribution to the fundamental and medical neuroscience literature. The chapters are grouped into 3 sections: I. Biology of Astrocytes. The chapters during this part will represent a accomplished dialogue of the recognized capabilities of astroglia within the mammalian CNS and the jobs those cells may possibly play within the pathophysiology of neurological problems. II. Astrocytes in Human mind Senescence and Neurodegenerative problems. during this part, the pathology of astrocytes and their putative roles in human CNS senescence and diverse neurodegenerative stipulations are lined in substantial aspect. III. Experimental types of Astrocyte Senescence: Implications for Neurodegenerative ! affliction. during this ultimate part, experimental techniques to the delineation of the function of astroglia in mind getting older and degeneration are defined. This booklet may still charm greatly to uncomplicated neuroscientists attracted to a variety of elements of the biology of those cells in addition to to clinically-oriented investigators enthusiastic about the pathogenesis of the main human neurodegenerative issues.

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Protocols in Primary Care Geriatrics (Oryx American Family by John P. Sloan, M. Williams

By John P. Sloan, M. Williams

This moment variation keeps its challenge of bettering functional, medical wisdom between physicians and others taking care of aged humans, whereas delivering up-to-date info on a number of significant parts within the box. Reflecting present perform traits, a brand new bankruptcy on domestic care has been extra in addition to one on accomplished geriatric overview. Revised directions for falls, incontinence, and drug therapy also are featured. Designed to supply either fast connection with medical problem-solving schemes and lists, in addition to a lucid, readable dialogue of uncomplicated subject matters in geriatrics, the books price lies in its mix of short, effortlessly comprehensible chapters, a bit of notes in define shape, effortless medical techniques, didactic workouts, and new up-to-date case reports. family members physicians, basic care internists, and different fundamental experts taking care of aged humans will hence locate the e-book of significant price. It additionally belongs at the shelf of citizens, and person future health care pros, in addition to in nursing houses, hospitals, the place it's going to function a medical reference consultant.

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Advances in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Disease: Insights, by Abraham Fisher, Maurizio Memo, Fabrizio Stocchi, Israel

By Abraham Fisher, Maurizio Memo, Fabrizio Stocchi, Israel Hanin

Proceedings of the seventh foreign convention on Alzheimer’s illness and Parkinson’s illness (ADPD), held March 9-13, 2005 in Sorrento, Italy.

The subject material of the ADPD meetings is exclusive in that it offers not just with concerns similar separately to Alzheimer’s sickness and Parkinson’s ailment, but in addition with the combination of those and different similar ailments. the main updated innovations and study findings are illustrated during this quantity, protecting subject matters similar to immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry and the background, epidemiology, scientific phenomenology, analysis, imaging, therapy ,and destiny views of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases.

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Case Presentations in Heart Disease, Edition: 2nd by Alan Mackintosh (Auth.)

By Alan Mackintosh (Auth.)

The ''Case Presentation'' sequence has verified itself as a priceless reduction for applicants getting ready for larger examinations. This re-creation is meant to be of use as a self-assessment consultant for postgraduate scholars. all of the case shows were generally up to date take into consideration new administration suggestions, strategies and drug treatments, ten new situations were extra to increase the choice of universal situations in addition to to incorporate a few rarer stipulations. extra illustrations were incorporated to assist knowing of the case histories. ''Case displays in center sickness, 2d Edition'', now positive factors sixty two case histories masking a variety of cardiac difficulties, from atrial fibrillations in a tender guy to continual ascites as a result of Ebstein's anomaly. it truly is meant for these learning for better specialist examinations equivalent to MRCP and MRCGP

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Gedächtnistraining : theoretische und praktische Grundlagen by Helga Schloffer, Ellen Prang, Annemarie Frick

By Helga Schloffer, Ellen Prang, Annemarie Frick

Das Handbuch vermittelt – auf dem aktuellen Stand der Wissenschaft – die Grundlagen der Theorie und Praxis des Gedächtnistrainings. Zusammengestellt haben es renommierte Wissenschaftler aus Österreich, Deutschland und der Schweiz sowie Fachleute der deutschen, österreichischen und schweizerischen Bundesverbände für Gedächtnistraining. Sie wenden sich mit dem Band an Fachleute, die in ihrer Praxis mit Menschen arbeiten, deren soziale, emotionale und kognitive Kompetenzen sie fördern wollen

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