Category: New Resource

State of inequality: Childhood immunization

by on May 15, 2017 1:00 pm
State of inequality: Childhood immunization addresses two overarching questions: • What inequalities in childhood immunization coverage exist in low- and middle-income countries? • How have childhood immunization inequalities changed over the last 10 years? This report is accompanied by electronic interactive visuals, which facilitates thorough and customizable exploration of the data. In answering these questions,… Read more State of inequality: Childhood immunization

Writing for biomedical publication

by on May 9, 2017 11:31 am
Writing for Biomedical Publication provides practical, step-by-step approach to turning your data into a manuscript. The book includes • How to select the right journal for manuscript submission • How to respond positively to reviewer’s comments • Submission • Review • Revision • Publication The authors, Dr. David C. Morrison (co-founder of GWSW, the Grants… Read more Writing for biomedical publication

R for Data Science

by on May 1, 2017 7:46 am
On an ever popular topic, R for Data Science comes from O’Reilly, a very popular publisher of tech books for non-technical people. Well organized and with thorough explanations and numerous examples to guide readers with no previous programming experience. R for Data Science is designed to get you doing data science as quickly as possible.… Read more R for Data Science

Molecular Microbiology

by on April 11, 2017 10:24 am
A recent suggestion for purchase, the e-book: Molecular microbiology : diagnostic principles and practice, Editors in chief: David H. Persing, Fred C. Tenover.“A great resource for content review for trainees, pathology resident and fellows. Great application in the areas of infectious diseases, microbiology, pathology, genetics and molecular diagnostics.” – Carlos A Gomez, MD, Clinical Microbiology… Read more Molecular Microbiology

Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine

by on April 3, 2017 1:53 pm
We have the new (9th) edition of this major work in the field of oncology. This e-book edition runs on a new platform: Wiley Online Library. Over 15 brand new chapters including Cancer Metabolism, Bioinformatics, Biomarker Based Clinical Trial Design, Health Services Research, Survivorship

Usefulness of useless knowledge

by on March 14, 2017 11:23 am
A reprinting of The Usefulness of useless knowledge, Abraham Flexner’s seminal essay about the value of primary research remains relevant today given “a forty-year tightening of funding for scientific research has meant that resources are increasingly directed toward applied or practical outcomes, with the intent of creating products of immediate value.” In his companion essay… Read more Usefulness of useless knowledge

Hearing Aids

by on March 1, 2017 3:08 pm
Hearing Aids The library received a print copy donated by Stanford author Gerald R Popelka, PhD, Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Also an e-book, part of the series: Springer handbook of auditory research. … the first Handbook of its kind in the area of hearing aid research, often the least-defined, least-understood, part of the… Read more Hearing Aids

New Book - The Truth in Small Doses

by on February 21, 2017 3:30 pm
The Truth in Small Doses: Why We’re Losing the War on Cancer—and How to Win It by Clifton Leaf, Deputy Editor of Fortune Magazine, and recent speaker at the Dean’s Lecture Series. A decade ago, Clifton Leaf … a cancer survivor himself, began to investigate why we had made such limited progress in fighting this… Read more New Book - The Truth in Small Doses

New E-Book: Current surgical therapy

by on February 9, 2017 5:14 pm
CURRENT SURGICAL THERAPYEdited by John L. Cameron, Andrew M. Cameron. 12th edition. c2017The number of chapters has doubled since the 1st edition but the emphasis remains on concise descriptions of operative procedures with numerous figures and diagrams. Written for: surgical residents fellows fully trained surgeon Also an excellent textbook to review before taking the general… Read more New E-Book: Current surgical therapy

New Book by Stanford Author - Drug dealer, MD.

by on February 9, 2017 10:00 am
New print book, gift of the author: Drug dealer, MD: how doctors were duped, patients got hooked, and why it’s so hard to stop. Dr. Anna Lembke, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, has had more than 20 years of experience working with patients who are misusing or addicted to prescription drugs. Her new… Read more New Book by Stanford Author - Drug dealer, MD.