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Functional Electromyography : Provocative Maneuvers in Electrodiagnosis

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by Loren M. Fishman, Allen N Wilkins. --Boston, MA: Springer Science+Business Media , c2011.
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Fishman, Loren M
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Wilkins, Allen N
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by Loren M. Fishman, Allen N Wilkins
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Springer Science+Business Media
Date of Publication
c2011
ISBN
9781607610205
Subjects (MeSH)
Electromyography
Subjects (LCSH)
Neurology
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e-Book
Location
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Surgical management of the transgender patient

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat51284
Schechter, Loren S. --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , 2017.
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Schechter, Loren S.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
2017
ISBN
9780323480895
Subjects (MeSH)
Sex Reassignment Procedures - methods
Sex Reassignment Surgery - methods
Transgender Persons
Notes
Access to this online resource is restricted to IWK Health Centre employees working from inside the hospital network.
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Pediatric Radiology Review

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edited by Michael D. Pappas, Loren G. Yamamoto, Okechukwu Anene. --Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , c2007.
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Pappas, Michael D
Other Authors
Yamamoto, Loren G
Anene, Okechukwu
Responsibility
edited by Michael D. Pappas, Loren G. Yamamoto, Okechukwu Anene
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2007
ISBN
9781597451468
Subjects (MeSH)
Radiography - Child - Examination Questions
Subjects (LCSH)
Radiology, Medical
Diagnostic Imaging
Pediatrics
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e-Book
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Surgical management of the transgender patient

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[edited by] Loren S. Schechter. --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2017.
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Schechter, Loren S.
Responsibility
[edited by] Loren S. Schechter.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (128 p. : ill.)
ISBN
9780323480895
Subjects (MeSH)
Sex Reassignment Procedures - methods
Sex Reassignment Surgery - methods
Transgender Persons
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Background; Definitions; Epidemiology; History; Cause -- 3. Medical Therapy; Diagnosis; Hormonal therapy; Primary and preventative care; Adolescent therapy -- 4. Surgical Therapy; Embryology; Goals of surgical therapy; Multidisciplinary treatment -- 5. Surgical Therapy for Transwomen; Penile disassembly and inversion; Intestinal vaginoplasty; Complications; After-discharge care; Additional procedures for transwomen -- 6. Surgical Therapy for Transmen; Chest surgery; Genital surgery for transmen -- 7. Conclusion -- Appendices -- Appendix A: Vaginoplasty Consent -- Appendix B: Chest Surgery Consent -- Appendix C: Phalloplasty Consent -- Appendix D: Preoperative and Postoperative Instructions -- Appendix E: Postoperative Vaginoplasty Instructions -- Appendix F: Postoperative Chest Surgery Instructions -- Appendix G: Postoperative Metoidioplasty Instructions -- Appendix H: Postoperative Phalloplasty Instructions.
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Models of madness : psychological, social and biological approaches to schizophrenia

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Read, John. --New York, NY: Routledge , 2004.
Call Number
Wm 203 R283m 2004
Location
Nova Scotia Hospital
Call Number
Wm 203 R283m 2004
Author
Read, John
Other Authors
Mosher, Loren R.
Bentall, Richard P.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Routledge
Date of Publication
2004
Physical Description
373 p.
ISBN
9781583919064
Subjects (MeSH)
Schizophrenia
Schizophrenic Psychology
Format
Book
Location
Nova Scotia Hospital
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Diversity in organizations : a critical examination

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Cedric Herring and Loren Henderson. --New York, NY: Routledge , c2015.
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Diversity in Organizations argues that ensuring a diverse workforce composition has tangible benefits for organizations. Rather than relying on touchy-feely arguments, Herring and Henderson present compelling evidence that directly links diversity to the bottom line. Presented accessibly, without shying away from the contentious aspects of diversity, the book also provides concrete advice and guidance to those who seek to implement diversity programs and initiatives in their organizations, and…
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Herring, Cedric
Other Authors
Henderson, Loren
Responsibility
Cedric Herring and Loren Henderson
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Routledge
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 224 p.)
ISBN
9781317802228 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Cultural Diversity
Minority Groups
Personnel Management
Psychology, Industrial
Workplace - organization & administration
Subjects (LCSH)
Diversity in the workplace
Organizational behavior
Personnel management
Abstract
Diversity in Organizations argues that ensuring a diverse workforce composition has tangible benefits for organizations. Rather than relying on touchy-feely arguments, Herring and Henderson present compelling evidence that directly links diversity to the bottom line. Presented accessibly, without shying away from the contentious aspects of diversity, the book also provides concrete advice and guidance to those who seek to implement diversity programs and initiatives in their organizations, and to make their companies more competitive. Students taking classes in diversity, human resource management, sociology of work, and organizational psychology will find this a comprehensive, helpful resource
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e-Book
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APLS : pediatric emergency medicine resource

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Fuchs, Susan. American Academy of Pediatrics. (5th ed.) --Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning , 2012.
Call Number
WS 205 A36 2012 RES
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Call Number
WS 205 A36 2012 RES
Author
Fuchs, Susan
Corporate Author
American Academy of Pediatrics
Other Authors
Yamamato, Loren
Other Authors
American College of Emergency Physicians
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
Burlington, MA
Publisher
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Date of Publication
2012
Physical Description
535 p. : ill.
ISBN
9.78E+12
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Life Support Care
Child
Infant
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
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2
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1 week
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Gender Confirmation Surgery : Principles and Techniques for an Emerging Field

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Loren S. Schechter, editor. --Cham: Springer , c2020.
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Gender confirming surgery represents one of many therapies for individuals with gender dysphoria and can be pivotal in allowing individuals to become their true selves. An emerging field, this text represents a continuing evolution of surgical techniques, as well as a framework around whisurgical therapies are based. Providing a fundamental understanding of the surgical principles while also recognizing the fast-paced nature of the advances in technique, Gender Confirmation Surgery touches upon…
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Schechter, Loren S.
Responsibility
Loren S. Schechter, editor
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 274 p.) : 180 illus. in color
ISBN
9783030290931
9783030290924 (Print ed.)
9783030290948 (Print ed.)
9783030290955 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Sex Reassignment Procedures - methods
Sex Reassignment Surgery - methods
Transgender Persons
Specialty
Sexual Health
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Abstract
Gender confirming surgery represents one of many therapies for individuals with gender dysphoria and can be pivotal in allowing individuals to become their true selves. An emerging field, this text represents a continuing evolution of surgical techniques, as well as a framework around whisurgical therapies are based. Providing a fundamental understanding of the surgical principles while also recognizing the fast-paced nature of the advances in technique, Gender Confirmation Surgery touches upon the challenges and complexities in the surgical care of transgender individuals, featuring detailed sections for transwomen and transmen surgeries, non-surgical options, and establishing educational programs. Written as a guide primarily for surgeons in plastics, urology, and gynecology, this book can also appeal to primary care practitioners, mental health professionals, and endocrinologists. By representing an evolution of technique and advances in the field, Gender Confirmation Surgery offers a framework around whipractitioners can familiarize themselves with gender surgery.
Contents
1. History, Societal Attitudes, and Contexts -- 2. Etiology of Gender Dysphoria -- 3. History of Gender Identity and Surgical Alteration of the Genitalia -- 4. Language and Terminology in Transgender Health -- 5. The Mental Health Assessment for Surgery -- 6. Primary Care for the Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Patient -- 7. Hormone Therapy for Transgender Women -- 8. Hormone Therapy for Transgender Men -- 9. Medical Management of the Adolescent Individual with Gender Dysphoria -- 10. Male-to-Female Breast Augmentation and Body Contouring -- 11. The Importance of Facial Gender Confirmation Surgery -- 12. Facial Gender Affirmation Surgery: Facial Feminization Surgery and Facial Masculinization Surgery -- 13. Fertility Preservation Options for Transgender and Trans Masculine Patients Planning Hysterectomy 14. Penile Inversion Vaginoplasty -- 15. Intestinal Vaginoplasty -- 16. Chest Masculinization Surgery -- 17. Urethral Anatomy and Urethral Reconstruction in Phalloplasty and Metoidioplasty -- 18. MLD (Musculocutaneous Latissimus Dorsi) Phalloplasty -- 19. Radial Forearm (RF) and Anterolateral Thigh (ALT) Phalloplasty Reconstruction -- 20. Management of Urethral Complications Following Metoidioplasty and Phalloplasty -- 21. Strategies to Optimize Sexual Function with Feminizing and Masculinizing Genital Gender-Affirming Surgery -- 22. Postoperative Care from the Primary Care Perspective -- 23. Religious Attitudes Toward Gender-Confirming Surgery -- 24. Establishment of a Gender Confirmation Program.
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e-Book
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease : From Bench to Bedside

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edited by Stephan R. Targan, Fergus Shanahan, Loren C. Karp. (2nd edition) --New York: Springer , c2003.
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease: From Bench to Bedside is a detailed and comprehensive story of the local and systemic pathophysiology of intestinal inflammation including management strategies. Research advances and current concepts of etiopathogenesis in the context of what is already known of the clinicopathologic features of these disorders are explored. This volume blends recent advances in the basic and clinical sciences as they relate to inflammatory bowel disease and emphasizes the effective…
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Targan, Stephan R
Shanahan, Fergus
Karp, Loren C
Responsibility
edited by Stephan R. Targan, Fergus Shanahan, Loren C. Karp
Edition
2nd edition
Place of Publication
New York
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2003
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvi, 903 p. : 98 illus., 9 illus. in color)
ISBN
9780387258089
9780387258072 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Abstract
Inflammatory Bowel Disease: From Bench to Bedside is a detailed and comprehensive story of the local and systemic pathophysiology of intestinal inflammation including management strategies. Research advances and current concepts of etiopathogenesis in the context of what is already known of the clinicopathologic features of these disorders are explored. This volume blends recent advances in the basic and clinical sciences as they relate to inflammatory bowel disease and emphasizes the effectiveness of a team approach of basic scientists and clinician investigators in this field.
Contents
Section 1. The laboratory bench -- 1. Introduction: Inflammatory bowel diseases: from bench to bedside -- 2. The changing faces of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis -- 3. Genetics of inflammatory bowel disease -- 4. Experimental mouse models of inflammatory bowel disease: new insights into pathogenic mechanisms -- 5. The normal intestinal mucosa: a state of 'controlled inflammation' -- 6. The lymphocyte-epithelial-bacterial interface -- 7. The mucosal inflammatory response. Cytokines and chemokines -- 8. Role of the microcirculation in chronic gut inflammation -- 9. Remission, relapse, intestinal healing and repair -- 10. Antibodies in the exploration of inflammatory bowel disease pathogenesis and disease stratification -- 11. Pathophysiology of inflammatory bowel disease: the effect of inflammation on intestinal function -- 12. Systemic consequences of intestinal inflammation -- Section II. The bedside -- 13. Understanding symptoms and signs in inflammatory bowel disease -- 14. Clinical course and complications of ulcerative colitis and ulcerative proctitis -- 15. Clinical features and complications of Crohn's disease -- 16. Mechanisms of systemic inflammation associated with intestinal injury -- 17. Pathology of inflammatory bowel diseases: a critical appraisal in diagnosis and management -- 18. An endoscopic and histologic perspective of diagnosis: when, where, and what to do -- 19. Radiologic (radiographic) and imaging features of ulcerative cohtis and Crohn's disease -- 20. New diagnostic approaches in inflammatory bowel disease -- 21. Differential diagnosis of colitis -- 22. 'Disease management' in chronic medical conditions -- 23. Pharmacoeconomics and inflammatory bowel disease -- 24. Measuring quality of life in inflammatory bowel disease -- 25. Clinical pharmacology in inflammatory bowel disease: optimizing current medical therapy -- 26. Multi-site therapeutic modalities for inflammatory bowel diseases - mechanisms of action -- 27. Targeted therapies for inflammatory bowel disease -- 28. Role of antibiotics and probiotics in the management of inflammatory bowel disease -- 29. Nutrition in inflammatory bowel disease -- 30. Medical management of ulcerative colitis -- 31. Surgical management of ulcerative colitis -- 32. Pouchitis: clinical characteristics and management -- 33. Medical therapy for Crohn's disease -- 34. Surgery for Crohn's disease -- 35. Postoperative prevention of recurrence of Crohn's disease -- 36. The molecular pathology of inflammatory bowel disease-associated neoplasia and preneoplasia -- 37. Dysplasia in inflammatory bowel disease: clinical pathology and current surveillance methods -- 38. Hepatobiliary disorders -- 39. Articular and ocular complications of inflammatory bowel disease -- 40. Cutaneous manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease -- 41. Fertility and pregnancy in inflammatory bowel disease -- 42. Special considerations in the diagnosis and management of inflammatory bowel disease in the pediatric age group -- 43. Microscopic colitis: collagenous and lymphocytic colitis -- 44. Colon ischemia -- 45. Diversion colitis -- 46. Pseudomembranous colitis and Clostridium difficile infection -- 47. Infectious colitis -- 48. Human immunodeficiency virus and inflammatory bowel disease -- 49. Bone metabolism and inflammatory bowel disease -- Section III. Back to the laboratory bench -- 50. Epilogue: Bench to bedside and back to bench.
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Integrative Pain Medicine : The Science and Practice of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Pain Management

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edited by Joseph F. Audette, Allison Bailey. --Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , c2008.
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Audette, Joseph F
Other Authors
Bailey, Allison
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edited by Joseph F. Audette, Allison Bailey
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2008
Series Title
Contemporary Pain Medicine
ISBN
9781597453448
Subjects (MeSH)
Pain Management - methods
Complementary Therapies
Subjects (LCSH)
Pain medicine
Alternative medicine
Contents
Pt. I. Introduction -- 1. Legal and Ethical Issues in Integrative Pain Management / Michael H. Cohen -- Pt. II. Future Trends in CAM Research -- 2. Basic Mechanisms of Pain / Frank Willard -- 3. Functional Neuroanatomy of Pain Perception / Norman W. Kettner -- 4. Neuroimaging for the Evaluation of CAM Mechanisms / Vitaly Napadow, Rupali P. Dhond and Norman W. Kettner -- 5. Integrating Dry Needling with New Concepts of Myofascial Pain, Muscle Physiology, and Sensitization / Jay P. Shah -- 6. Potential Role of Fascia in Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain / Helene M. Langevin -- 7. Biochemical and Nutritional Influences on Pain / Steve Parcell -- 8. Exercise Testing and Training in Patients with (Chronic) Pain / Harriet Wittink and Tim Takken -- Pt. III. Therapeutic Techniques -- 9. Meditation and Chronic Pain / Joshua Wootton -- 10. Adjunctive Hypnotic Management of Acute Pain in Invasive Medical Interventions / Gloria Maria Martinez Salazar, Salomao Faintuch and Elvira V. Lang -- 11. Energy-Based Therapies for Chronic Pain / Eric Leskowitz -- 12. Tai Chi in Pain Medicine / Joseph F. Audette -- 13. Yoga in Pain Management / Loren Fishman and Ellen Saltonstall -- 14. Contemporary Aquatic Therapy and Pain Management / Douglas W. Kinnaird and Bruce E. Becker -- 15. Osteopathic Medicine in Chronic Pain / James H. Gronemeyer and Alexios G. Carayannopoulos -- 16. Chiropractic Pain Management: An Integrative Approach / Norman W. Kettner -- 17. Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork in Integrative Pain Management / Arthur Madore and Janet R. Kahn -- 18. Acupuncture in Pain Management / David Wang and Joseph F. Audette -- 19. Nutrition and Supplements for Pain Management / Maria Sulindro-Ma, Charise L. Ivy and Amber C. Isenhart -- 20. Botanicals in the Management of Pain / Tieraona Low Dog -- 21. Chinese Herbal Medicine for Pain / David Euler -- Pt. IV. Integrative Models -- 22. Integrative Pain Medicine Models: Women’s Health Programs / Allison Bailey and Meryl Stein -- 23. Integrative Medicine: History, Overview, and Applications to Pain Management / Joseph Mosquera.
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