Category: New Resource

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.

Sonoworld and

by on February 7, 2017 10:29 am
Looking for sonograms? Take a look at Sonoworld, a web site with free access to videos, cases, lectures and articles. A component part of this site is Both are easily searchable. For example, if you want to find videos of sonograms simply add the word “video” to your search – you will often find… Read more Sonoworld and

New Book Autophagy networks in inflammation

by on February 1, 2017 7:00 am
Autophagy networks in inflammationedited by Maria Chiara Maiuri, Daniela De Stefano. c2016. Available in print and as an e-book. The aim of this book is to describe the state of the art about the in fieri comprehension of the interface between autophagy, immunity, and inflammation. We discuss how emerging concepts about the functions of the… Read more New Book Autophagy networks in inflammation

New Book: Pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum and newborn care

by on January 29, 2017 7:44 am
Pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum and newborn care a guide for essential practice / World Health Organization, 3rd edition, c2015. Available in print and as an e-book. updated to include recommendations from recently approved WHO guidelines relevant to maternal and perinatal health. … The aim of PCPNC is to provide evidence-based recommendations to guide health care professionals… Read more New Book: Pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum and newborn care