Download Contemporary Geriatric Medicine: Volume 1 by Edmund H. Duthie Jr., Michael H. Keelan Jr. (auth.), Steven PDF

By Edmund H. Duthie Jr., Michael H. Keelan Jr. (auth.), Steven R. Gambert M.D. (eds.)

This quantity marks the 1st of a brand new sequence, modern Geriatric medication, becoming a member of the ever growing to be "Contemporary" relatives. As with the opposite "Contem­ porary" volumes, our target is to aid the reader in conserving foreign money in a swiftly altering box. possibly no box has proven such significant advances in this kind of couple of minutes as geriatrics. during the last a number of years, the "demographic impera­ tive" has develop into a resource of outrage for plenty of, together with clinicians, scientists, econ­ omists, and healthiness planners. Our geriatric wisdom base maintains to develop, frequently making it tricky to maintain abreast of advances and present healing modalities. modern Ger­ iatric medication offers the cutting-edge considering relating to quite a few subject matters all of significant problem to the doctor taking care of the aged individual. The authors, for the main half serving as participants of a reliable editorial board, have selected issues that are supposed to have instant curiosity to the readership. by way of having a reliable editorial board, continuity is ensured in successive volumes. each years, a next factor will both deal with new recommendations on already awarded subject matters or specialize in new subject matters of present curiosity. As with the opposite "Contempo­ rary" sequence volumes, the some other 12 months period is meant to permit new locate­ ings to advance and be proven. It additionally presents the authors with time to supply the best quality of work.

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Download Caperucita en Manhattan by Carmen Martin Gaite, Carmen Martin-Gaite PDF

By Carmen Martin Gaite, Carmen Martin-Gaite

Caperucita es un clasico de l. a. literatura sobre los angeles iniciacion a l. a. vida adulta, sobre los peligros a los que tenemos que hacer frente y l. a. exigencia de hacerlo en libertad y soledad. Carmen Martin Gaite nos recrea magistralmente esta historia y l. a. adapta a los angeles sociedad en l. a. que vivimos, con una Caperucita que es una nina de hoy y que se mueve en un bosque muy diferente (Manhattan), aunque tambien se encontrara con los personajes del famoso cuento, aqui completamente diferentes: pass over Lunatic, mister Wolf, and so on. Al leer Caperucita en ny Siruela, 1990), uno de los grandes exitos de los angeles literatura juvenil, se nos proporciona los angeles ocasion de reflexionar sobre nuestro propio mundo, sobre l. a. manera en que nosotros intentamos cada dia ser diferentes y sobre como ser nosotros mismos en l. a. sociedad en que nos ha tocado vivir.

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Download Revival in the Square by Nick Corbett PDF

By Nick Corbett

Towns should be remodeled via larger caliber public house and Revival within the sq. explains easy methods to do it. In a transparent and obtainable manner, it presents an perception into how layout techniques for public areas can revive our towns. The e-book relies on genuine event and offers an efficient bridge among process and motion at the floor. counseled by way of Richard Rogers, overseas architect and leader adviser to the Mayor of London and by means of Jon Rouse, leader government of the Housing company, Revival within the sq. is very appropriate to somebody drawn to the function of public squares in city regeneration. The e-book demonstrates how uncluttered and joined up public areas will be outfitted to advertise civic values and advertisement competitiveness and the way squares can convey humans jointly for a extra confident, shared adventure of city dwelling. It supplies useful suggestions on developing the prime quality public area that's required for an city renaissance. absolutely illustrated all through with foreign examples of top perform, Revival within the sq. is a vital contribution that hyperlinks technique and layout to the supply of a higher outfitted surroundings. Revival within the sq. demonstrates how the town sq. has continuously been on the middle of public city existence. In today?s global, as towns compete within the worldwide industry position, their picture and caliber of existence are more and more vital. Governments around the globe are encouraging urban gurus to paintings with the non-public quarter to take a position in regeneration and concrete layout - and new urban squares are delivering a spotlight for this task. a few of the governmental, specialist and advertisement companies concerned with the layout, improvement and administration of public area have frequently been divided into separate disciplines, leading to a fragmented method characterised by way of conversation gaps among the most stakeholders. remodeling towns: Revival within the sq. explains how you can shut the gaps via strategic management, administration, and top of the range layout - all aiding the supply of an city renaissance. The booklet has major topics. to begin with, it's approximately how the decision-making infrastructure will be more suitable; secondly, it really is in regards to the actual layout and administration required to create and keep sustainable public areas. The ebook indicates that if everyone is to concentrate on the complexity and diversity of the society they seem to be a a part of, and in the event that they are to understand notions of civic id and admire for others, there has to be a spot they could sometimes see and event a various go portion of that society - and this can be one of many key features of town sq..

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Download Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Clostridium by Erik Dubberke, Curtis Donskey PDF

By Erik Dubberke, Curtis Donskey

Clostridium difficile has joined the ranks of the great insects which are frequently proof against antimicrobials and are flourishing in hospitals and long term care amenities. This new instruction manual, written by way of top infectious sickness specialists, examines the epidemiology of C difficile an infection, its expanding incidence around the world, and the choices for therapy and prevention. The practice-based guide comprises the most recent information regarding surveillance innovations and powerful cures.

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Download Equatorial Guinea: Colonialism, State Terror, and the Search by Ibrahim K. Sundiata PDF

By Ibrahim K. Sundiata

The heritage of Equatorial Guinea displays, in lots of methods, the heritage of different constructing international locations. one of the most modern of postcolonial countries, Equatorial Guinea has suffered political instability and the ensuing fiscal dislocation. The state-sponsored terror lower than the regime of first president Francisco Macias Nguema pressured many to escape, leaving the financial system, lengthy depending on the cocoa plantation method, in shambles. Dr. Sundiata lines the state's stricken direction from colonialism to independence, emphasizing the hindrances that separate Equatorial Guinea from whole self-sufficiency.

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