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inner torment: Living Between Conflict and Fragmentation

By: "Akhtar, Salman"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Northvale, NJ", Jason Aronson: 1998

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-5H023

ISBN: 0765701596

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square with crisp, clean dust jacket BUT has remnants of a large sticker on the dedication page and pencil underlining in the Preface, Acknowledgments and ""Kohut Versus Kernberg"" sections. 318 indexed, annotated pages. ""integrates controversial psychoanalytic conceptualizations with his own scholarly thinking and expert outlook on technique.""" View more info

Nurse

By: "Anderson, Peggy"

Price: $1.25

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: 9780425042205

ISBN: 0425042200

Condition: GOOD


THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER-OVER TWO MILLION COPIES SOLD A shocking, inspirational bestseller, "Nurse" is the story of eight weeks in the life of a nurse in a large urban hospital. It is all here: the joy and pain, the death and drama, the mistakes, successes, and secrets. Nurse reads like a novel, but sticks in the memory like real experience-because it is. View more info

"Dermatologia: Atlas, diagnostico y tratamiento"

By: "Arenas, Dr. Roberto"

Price: $98.95

Publisher: Mexico, McGraw-Hill Interamericana Healthcare: 1987

Edition: (segunda edicion

Seller ID: 7-5Y012

ISBN: 9684221525

Condition: VERY GOOD+


As new except for owner's name inside front cover and neatly indexed with post-it tabs matched to highlighted areas. A scratch on the front cover. Text in Spanish. 642 indexed pages illustrated with photo close-ups. View more info

Developmental Anatomy: A Text-Book and Laboratory Manual of Embryology

By: "Arey, Leslie Brainerd"

Price: $45.95

Publisher: "Philadelphia, PA", W.B. Saunders Company: 1924

Edition: "(1926, 2nd reprint)"

Seller ID: 58X012

Condition: GOOD+


"Vintage textbook (1920s). Tight with text as new. 433 indexed pages with 419 illustrations, many with color emphasis. Exterior shows its age: Blue cloth with gilt lettering; Spine softened and worn at ends, stained on top; Corners worn through to board and curled. Exterior page edges show age soil. Owner's name inside front cover. " View more info

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The End of Healing: A Journey through the Underworld of American Medicine

By: "Bailey, Jim"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: The Healthy City:

Seller ID: 9780985420390

ISBN: 0985420391

Condition: very good


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Contemporary Issues in Perimenopause and Menopause

By: "Batzer, Frances R. MD"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Newtown, PA", Handbooks in Health Care: ©1999

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 97P036

ISBN: 1884065163

Condition: FINE


"As new. ""to acquaint primary care physicians and gynecologists with the necessary information to evaluate specific health concerns unique to women and the most appropriate treatment options.""" View more info

Mummy Dearest: How Two Guys in a Potato Chip Truck Changed the Way the Living See the Dead

By: "Beckett, Ron, Conlogue, Jerry"

Price: $12.45

Publisher: The Lyons Press:

Seller ID: 9781592285440

ISBN: 1592285449

Condition: very good


Ron Beckett and Jerry Conlogue, the unlikely hosts of the National Geographic Channel's popular The Mummy Road Show, recount their adventures both in front of the camera and behind the scenes as they travel the world in a converted Charles Chips delivery van. Beckett and Conlogue pioneered the combined use of radiography and endoscopy to unlock the mysteries of the world's most baffling mummies--and in the process breathed new life into an old science. Their work has led to startling discoveries and unique insights on how people throughout human history have lived and died, and how culture... View more info

The Radiology of Bones and Joints

By: "Brailord, James F. MD, MRCS"

Price: $17.06

Publisher: "Baltimore, MD", William Wood & Company: 1935

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 58X010

Condition: VERY GOOD


" Blue cloth with gilt lettering, embossed design on front. Spine is slightly rubbed, softened at ends and has 2 @1/8"" rip on bottom. Faint age soil to outside page edges. Interior as new." View more info

The Digestive Tract in Roentgenology

By: "Buckstein, Jacob MD"

Price: $44.96

Publisher: "Philadelphia, PA", J.B.Lippincott Company: 1948

Seller ID: 58X009

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Signed by Author. Oversize, 889 pages with 1030 Illustrations in 659 Figures. Red cloth with black title box and gilt lettering. Spine is slightly sun faded, softened at ends and has @1/4"" rip on bottom. Faint age soil to outside page edges. Interior as new. Author's credentials include Assistant Professor at Cornell University Medical College and service at Bellevue, Beth-David and Central Islip Hospitals in NY, the US Public Health Service and the US Veteran's Bureau. Additional shipping charges due to weight." View more info

Clinical Roentgenology of the Alimentary tract

By: "Buckstein, Jacob MD"

Price: $53.96

Publisher: "Philadelphia, PA", W.B. Saunders Company: 1940

Seller ID: 58X011

Condition: VERY GOOD


" Black cloth with black title block, gilt lettering. Spine softened at ends. Corners rubbed . Faint age soil to outside page edges. Owner's bookplate. Interior as new. 525 Original illustrations. Additional shipping charges due to weight." View more info

The Confusion About Chiropractors

By: "DeRoeck, Dr. Richard E."

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Danbury, CT", Impulse: 1989

Edition: (Signed - 1st edition)

Seller ID: 68T001

ISBN: 0923748253

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for the obituary and article about Dr. DeRoeck's death from the local news paper that has been stapled to the back of the title page. The newsprint has slightly yellowed the facing page. ""Chiropractors: What They are, What They do, and What they can do for you.""" View more info

The New Rays of Professor Rontgen

By: "Dibner, Bern"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Norwalk, CT", Burndy Library #20: 1963

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 04Y012

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Stiff cardboard cover. As new and unread but has spine shows slight age soil and rubbing to edges. The story of Professor Rontgen's discovery of X-rays for which he was awarded the first Nobel Prize in Physics in 1902. 56 pages, with illustrations and bibliography " View more info

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The Cure for the American Healthcare Malady: Socialized Medicine - The Apple in the Garden of Eden

By: "DiGerome, James N."

Price: $21.95

Publisher: NY, Strategic Book Publishing: 2009

Edition: (Signed)

Seller ID: 2NT008

ISBN: 1608602257

Condition: FINE / Fine dj


"As new except for inscriptioon signed by author. ""an intelligent logical and meticulously researched examinatin of healthcare by an author and physician who knows firssthand the problems we, as a nation, face with large numbers of families unable to afford proper medical care.""" View more info

Man Adapting (Mrs. H. E. Silliman Memorial Lecture)

By: "Dubos, Rene"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Yale University Press:

Seller ID: 9780300000764

ISBN: 0300000766

Condition: GOOD


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El Medico de Cabecera: Como No Matar a Sus Hijos (Original title: How Not to Kill Your children)

By: "Elena Arnedo Sorianno, trans.)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Madrid, Spain", Bolsillo /Alianza Editorial: 1971

Seller ID: 22P017

Condition: FAIR


"Reading copy. Tight, clean interior, light age soil to exterior. Covers are worn and creased. 6 pages with folded edges. Text in Spanish." View more info

Modeling and Role-Modeling: A Theory and Paradigm for Nursing

By: "Erickson, Tomlin & Swain"

Price: $52.95

Publisher: "Englewood Cliffs, NJ", Prentice-Hall: 1983

Edition: "(5th printing, 1997)"

Seller ID: 16H002

ISBN: 0135861802

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. A corner bump has dog-eared 5 pages and left a crease on the top corner of each cover. ""Two requisites for wise and effective nursing are the basics of this book: Scientific Habits of Thought using existing knowledge about healthy functioning; Clinical Sensitivity and expertise enabling humane and knowledgeable intervention..."" 283 indexed pages including Bibliography and Glossary." View more info

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"Spirit Catches you and You Fall Down: a Hmong Child, her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures"

By: "Fadiman, Anne"

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9780374525644

ISBN: 0374525641

Condition: GOOD


Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction When three-month-old Lia Lee Arrived at the county hospital emergency room in Merced, California, a chain of events was set in motion from which neither she nor her parents nor her doctors would ever recover. Lia's parents, Foua and Nao Kao, were part of a large Hmong community in Merced, refugees from the CIA-run "Quiet War" in Laos. The Hmong, traditionally a close-knit and fiercely people, have been less amenable to assimilation than most immigrants, adhering steadfastly to the rituals and beliefs of their ancestors. Lia's ... View more info

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Prayers & Rituals at a time of Illness & Dying: The Practices of Five World Religions

By: "Fosarelli, Pat"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "West Conshohocken, PA", Templeton Foundation Press: 2008

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-4P001

ISBN: 1599471469

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""clear instructions for both health care professionals on how to address the spiritual needs of ailing Buddhists, Hindus, Muslims, Christians and Jews…basic beliefs as they relate to illness and end-of-life issues…also includes specific suggestions about what not to do or say in respect to different faith traditions..."" 92 annotated pages including Bibliography." View more info

Arzt bei den Vergessenen in Afghanistan: Mit dem Kauf dieses Buches unterstutzen Sie die Arbeit von Dr. Freigang in Afghanistan

By: "Freigand, Dr. med. Karl Viktor"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Munich, Germany", promultis: 1986

Seller ID: 02T052

ISBN: 3921842707

Condition: FINE


"As new paperback, except for faint shelfwear to covers. Text in German. 137+ pages with map and photos, 7.1x5x.6"" (112.5x18x1.5cm). ""Ein deutscher Arzt hilft der Bevolkerung im besetzten Afghanistan."" (""A German doctor helps the population in occupied Afghanistan""). Text in German. 137+ pages with map and photos, (112.5x18x1.5cm)." View more info

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Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science

By: "Gawande, Atul"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Picador:

Seller ID: 9780312421700

ISBN: 0312421702

Condition: GOOD


In gripping accounts of true cases, surgeon Atul Gawande explores the power and the limits of medicine, offering an unflinching view from the scalpels edge. Complications lays bare a science not in its idealized form but as it actually isuncertain, perplexing, and profoundly human. View more info