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TABER'S CYCLOPEDIC MEDICAL DICTIONARY  : 15th Illustrated Edition, with Thumb-Index
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TABER'S CYCLOPEDIC MEDICAL DICTIONARY : 15th Illustrated Edition, with Thumb-Index

By Clayton L. Thomas (Editor)

Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company, 1985. BRAND NEW Copy w/light brown spotting (acidic paper reaction) to endpapers & text blocks. Gilt embossed, deep green boards. DJ/None as Issued. First published 1940 by Clarence Wilbur Taber (1870 - 1968); this is the 2205 pgs, Thumb-Indexed, 15th Edition, illustrated w/some 203 color drawings (list on pg XXV). edited by Clayton L. Thomas of the Harvard School of Public Health, 1985. . 15th Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. New/None as Issued. 15th Edition.

$28.50

MEN AGAINST DEATH

By Paul De Kruif

New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1932. Text/NEW w/a whisper of margin discoloration. Blue linen boards/w gilt spine lettering/VG; sound w/light edge rubs & fading to spine. DJ/None. Light nicks to upper text block & PO label removal scar to front cover verso. 1932 best seller glorifying the American doctor by bacteriologist and popular writer on medical & other scientific topics Dr. Paul de Kruif (1890 - 1971) who, besides authoring some 20 books, also contributed much, as editor and writer, to the Readers' Digest for two decades. Popular response was such that it led to the near immediate publication of "Why Keep Them Alive?" --- an impassioned plea on behalf of those dying, in the our land of plenty, from starvation and/or treatable disease. 363 pgs w/photo illustrations in 12 chapters, 4 parts: Part I, Three Doctors; II, Red Brick Building on the Hill; III, Machine Medicine; and IV, Old Doctor Sun, followed by Epilogue.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Vintage/Medicine.

$28.50

BIOINFORMATICS IN THE POST-GENOMONIC ERA : Genome, Transcriptome, Proteome, and Information-Based Medicine
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BIOINFORMATICS IN THE POST-GENOMONIC ERA : Genome, Transcriptome, Proteome, and Information-Based Medicine

By Jeff Augen

Boston, MA: Addison-Wesley Professional, 2004. Text/BRAND NEW. Softcover/Fine. PO name strike-out to fEP & upper text block. Comprehensive consideration of computational-based information on biological sciences and medicine. New generation of tools for studying gene and protein sequences, macromolecular structures, and metabolic systems that greatly accelerate drug discovery and testing processes, changing ways diseases are predicted and treated. 388 pgs in 9 chapters: 1, Introduction; 2, Introduction to Bioformatics; 3, Gene Structure; 4, Computational Techniques for Sequence Analysis; 5, Transcription; 6, Overview of the Proteome & the Protein Translation Process; 7, Protein Structure Prediction; and 8, Medical Informatics & Information-Based Medicine.. First Edition, First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/None as Issued.

$22.50

WARD ROUNDS : Poems : 2nd Edition
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WARD ROUNDS : Poems : 2nd Edition

By Kenneth D.Beernink

Wallingford, PA: Washington Square East, 1970. Text/NEW. Bi-color boards w/silver lettering/Fine. DJ/None. Gift inscription to fEP. Anthology of verse from Dr. Kenneth B. Beernink (1939 - 1969), founder of a local chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility. Poems from a physician sensitive towards his patients and whose own life was cut short by leukemia, diagnosed but a year after receiving his medical degree from Stanford (1965). Poems penned during the enforced leisure of his illness. On gout in Morton Stump, "Your queen to be cushioned in fine silk pillows/ .../ For she has caused a proud man to weep/ She has caused a sane man to babble in delerium/ And she has caused a strong man to tremble with pain/ You hot, red, swollen, throbbing, hairy, left great toe". that he wrote his poetry: "This was a time when my patients reappeared to me and I lived again  in my mind all the many emotions we experienced together. 2nd Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$18.50

THE QUEST FOR THERAPY : Medical Pluralism in Lower Zaire (Comparative Studies of Health Systems and Medical Care)
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THE QUEST FOR THERAPY : Medical Pluralism in Lower Zaire (Comparative Studies of Health Systems and Medical Care)

By John M.; William, Arkinstall (Charles Leslie, Foreword)

Berkeley, CA: Univ of California Press, 1982. Text/AS NEW. Softcover/Fine, showing trace discoloration. Pencilled notes, w/page reference, to front cover verso & title page, by serious reader. Socio-anthropology. Remarkable study of the complex relationship between traditional medical practices and the import of modern medicine in lower Zaire, Kongo society in the 1980s. 266 pgs w/illustrations and maps. Text in 12 chapters, 3 parts: Part I, The Area of Study; II, Studies in Kongo Illness & Therapy; and III,The Logic of Therapeutic Systems, followed by appendices of Case Studies cited, traditional medicinal plants, and Glossary.,. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. NEAR FINE/None as Issued.

$22.50

THE ART OF REFLEXOLOGY : A New Approach Using the Chinese Meridian Theory (Health Workbooks)

By Dougans, Inge; Suzanne Ellis, Suzanne Inge

Rockport, MA: Element Books , 1995. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. w/trace edge wear to Contents page. Softcover/NF w/trace edge rubs & faint creasing to lower front corner. 197 pgs w/line drawings. Guide to pressure point in hands and feet as a holistic healing art incorporating the Chinese concept of meridian therapy w/Egyptian and European traditions. 197 pgs, w/line drawings, in 4 parts: I, Introduction; II, The Holistic Approach; III, The Art of Reflexology; and IV, The Principles of Chinese Medicine, followed by Conclusion and appendix to The VacuFlex Reflexology System.. Reprint. Soft Cover. NEAR FINE/None as Issued. Illus. by Taurus Graphiscs (Illustrator). 11" Tall.

$24.50

ON DOCTORING : Stories, Poems, Essays (Revised & Expanded Edition
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ON DOCTORING : Stories, Poems, Essays (Revised & Expanded Edition

By Reynolds, Richard; Stone, John (Editors)

New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1995. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Bi-color boards/Fine. DJ/VG; sound & intact w/closed tear to front of upper spine. Anthology of stories, poems and essays, some written by doctors and patients, and some not. Editors Richard Reynolds (1929 -) and John Stone (1936-2008) are both physicians. A literary collection of a profession that influences life. From "The Ballad of Reading Gaol", Oscar Wilde, (pg 197, Ferrol Sams) : "Yet each man kills the things he loves/ By each let this be heard/ Some do it with a bitter look/ Some with a flattering word/ The coward does it with a kiss/ The brave man with a sword". Revised & Enlarged Edition, 7th Printing. Hard Cover. NEW/Very Good.

$18.50

WHEN DEPRESSION HURTS YOUR RELATIONSHIP :  How to Regain Intimacy and Reconnect with Your Partner When You’re Depressed
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WHEN DEPRESSION HURTS YOUR RELATIONSHIP : How to Regain Intimacy and Reconnect with Your Partner When You’re Depressed

By Kolakowski, Shannon; (Craig Malkin, Foreword)

Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, 2014. BRAND NEW & COLLECTIBLE. First Edition, First Printing. Reference and resource towards taking self responsibility. A moment, beset with depression in the face of seemingly impossible circurmstances, is also when to be doubly mindful of the feelings of your initmate partner, for whom you care for and from whom you draw strength from. 188 pgs. A dialogue with clinical therapist Shannon Kolakowski, and, oneself so to speak.. First Edition, First Printing. Soft Cover. NEW - COLLECTIBLE/None as Issued. First Edition, First Printing.

$16.50

THE FOOD PHARMACY : Dramatic New Evidence That Food is Your Best Medicine

By Carper, Jean

New York, NY: Bantam, 1988. Text/BRAND NEW. Illustrated boards/NF; w/trace dent to upper back edge of back cover. DJ/None. Man has long attributed magical qualities to foods. With modern science (consulting some 5000 scientific papers & abstracts) "in hand", health and nuttrition writer, journalist Jean Carper explores the world of folklore relating to food & disease. How about yogurt as fast cure for diarrhea? Garlic compounds match aspirin in preventing blood clots!. Few tablespoons of sugar before bed and no sleeping pills? And, joy, red wine knocks off bacteria about as well as penicillin!. 367 pgs in 4 parts: I, The New Food Frontier; II, How Foods Fight Disease; III, The Food: A Modern Pharmacopoeia; and IV, Disease & Food.. First Edition, 8th Printing. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE/No Jacket.

$16.50

BLACK'S MEDICAL DICTIONARY: 29th Edition, 1971

By Thomson, William A.R. (Editor)

New York, NY: Barnes & Noble, 1971. EX-LIB/REFERENCE/No loan pocket. Text/trace stain to corner tips of plates XII & XV, else As New. Red linen boards/NF. DJ/NF, under library mylar. First published 1906; this is the 29th Edition of 1971. 1006 pgs w/24 full-page color plates.. Revised 29th Edition. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE/Near Fine.

$24.50

KITCHEN MEDICINES: Curative Recipes and Remedies - A Guide to the Pharmacy in Your Kitchen (Pocket Books #77534)
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KITCHEN MEDICINES: Curative Recipes and Remedies - A Guide to the Pharmacy in Your Kitchen (Pocket Books #77534)

By Harris, Ben Charles

New York, NY: Pocket Books/Simon & Schuster, 1970. Text/BRAND NEW. Softcover/NF w/light edge & surface wear. Health & recipes for home made curatives. 174 pgs of traditional aids for human physical discomforts drawing on common fruits, vegetables and herbs used in kitchens already. Ben Charles Harris ( - 1978) also authored a guide to cooking with weeds. . First Edition, 5th Printing of 1973. Soft Cover. NEAR FINE/None as Issued.

$12.50

DORLAND'S ILLUSTRATED MEDICAL DICTIONARY: 24th Edition

By W.B. Saunders Editorial Staff

Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders, 1968. Text/two short underlinings to pg 1365, else bright, clean, and As New. Flexible, maroon leather boards/NF w/light edge rubs. Dyed text edges; thumb-indexed. First published in 1890 under the title "The American Illustrated Medical Dictionary in 770 pages; this is the 24th Revised Edition of 1968 with 1724 pgs. . 24th Edition, 1968 3rd Printing. Soft Cover/Leather. NEAR FINE/None as Issued.

$56.50

AUDITORY ASSESSMENT OF THE DIIFICULT-TO-TEST

By Fulton, Robert T.; Lloyd, Lyle L.; Hoyt, Robert (Editors)

Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins Co, 1975. Text/NEW & Bright. Illustrated boards/NF w/light rubs to leading edges. DJ/None. PO name to fEP. Audiology. Tools, procedures and tool in hearing evaluations. Published 1975; sequel to "Audiometry for the Retarded - With Implications for the Difficult-to-Test" of 1968. This volume expands focus to clinical aid for audiologically impaired beyond the concept of retardation. Anthology of 8 essays: Chapter 1, Pure-Tone Audiometry (Lyle L. Lloyd); 2, Speech Audiometry (Thomas G. Giolas); 3, Bekesy Audiometry (Robert T. Fulton); 4, Differentail Diagnosis of Auditory Impairements (Jack Katz); 5, Conditioning & Audiologic Assessment (Robert T. Fulton & Joseph E. Spradlin); 6, Acoustic Impedance Measurement (Lloyd E. Lamb); 7, Evoked Response Audiometry (Lloyd L. Price); and 8, Autonomic Correslates of Audition (Donald D. Hogan).. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE/No Jacket.

$22.50

AUDIOMETRY: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES

By Glorig, Aram (Editor)

Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins, 1965. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Illustrated black boards/Fine. DJ/None. Audiometry; measuring hearing acuity. PO stamps (college audio lab) to front cover verso & fEP. Text prepared for the American Academy of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology. 271 pgs. 12 essays: 1, Introduction to Audiometry (Aram Glrig; Marion Downs); 2, Introduction to Acoustics (Juergen Tonndorf); 3, Psychoacoustics (W. Dixon Ward); 4, Some Problems of Measurement & Methodology in Auditory Research (Wallace S. High); 5, Audiometric Test Environment (William B. Snow); 6, Pure-Tone Audiometry (Scott Reger); 7, Speech Audiometry (J. Donald Harris); 8, Screening Tests (Aram Glorig); 9, Audiometry & Diagnosis (Kinsey M. Simonton); 10, Evaluation of Hearing in Infants & Young Children (William G. Hardy); 11, Industrial Audiometry (Meyer S. Fox); and 12, Evaluation of Non-Organic Hearing Loss (Aram Glorig), followed by 2 appendices. Strong copy.. First Edition, 3rd Printing. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE/No Jacket.

$34.50

EXCITATORY AMINO ACIDS AND SECOND MESSENGER SYSTEMS: With 62 Figures(Ernst Schering Foundation, Workshop 3)

By Teichberg, V.I.; Turski, L. (Editors)

Berlin, Germany: Springer-Verlag, 1991. HARD COVER. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Black cloth boards/Fine. DJ/None (as Issued?). PO name to first title page. Schering Foundation Workshop 3, June 27-28, 1911, Berlin symposium. Mechanisms through which glutamate, the principal excitatory neurotransmitter in the mammalian central nervous system, modifies neuronal membrane functions and intraneuronal functions. 186 pgs. 12 chapters. Essays review conceptual approaches and experiments reference to links between excitation mediated by glutamate and second messenger systems.. Hard Cover. NEAR FINE/None (as Issued?).

$84.50

MEMBRANE PATHOLOGY: Vol 488, Dec 1988 (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences)

By Bianchi, G.; Carafoli, E.; Scarpa, A. (Editors)

New York, NY: New York Academy of Sciences, 1986. BRAND NEW COPY. Interdisciplinary studies on membrane pathology. Papers presented at the New York Academy of Sciences' Conference on Biological Pathology, May 19 - 22, 1986, Lake Como, Italy. 587 pgs. Anthology in 4 parts: I, Mitochrondrial Disease (B. Chance, Chair); II, Hypertension (A.P.Somlyo, Chair); III, Diabetes (A.I. Winegard, Chair); and IV, Cancer Cells (G. Salvatore, Chair), followed by Poster Papers.. Volume 488, First Edition, First Thus. Paperback. NEW - COLLECTIBLE/None as Issued.

$38.50

APHASIC CHILDREN: Identification and Education by the Association Method

By McGinnis, Mildred A.

Washington, D.C.: Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf, 1963. Text/One folded corner; highlighting to pgs 61 - 66. Gilt embossed green linen boards/Fine. DJ/None. Stated First Edition. Principles & techniques in developing communicative skills in aphasic children --- those handicapped with speech, hearing and language disorders. 154 pgs, 8 chapters with illustrations in 2 parts: Part I, Identification; and II, Education by the Association Method.. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Stated First Edition.

$18.50

THE JOHNS HOPKINS CONSUMER GUIDE TO MEDICAL TESTS (Johns Hopkins Life After 50 Book)
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THE JOHNS HOPKINS CONSUMER GUIDE TO MEDICAL TESTS (Johns Hopkins Life After 50 Book)

By Margolis, Simeon (Editor)

New York, NY: Rebus, Inc., 2001. BRAND NEW COPY. A Johns Hopkins, Health After 50 Book. Reference and guide to understanding medical tests from those used in regular check-ups and the more specialized. 400 pgs, Text, preceded by detailed body atlas, covers some alphabetically arranged 170 diagnostic tests. Entries concise with full descriptions. . First Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. NEW/None as Issued.

$14.50

THE CHANGING IMAGE OF THE NURSE

By Kalisch, Philip A. ; Kalisch, Beatrice

Menlo Park, CA: Addison-Wesley/Health Sciences, 1987. Text/NEW & Bright. Softcover/NF w/wear to corner tips. Monograph. Prepared for students and faculty in nursing education. Socio-economic history, women's contributions to the field. and public perception. 257 pgs, 9 chapters: 1, Mass Media Nursing: Basic Concepts; 2, Angel of Mercy: The 19th Century; 3, The Angel of Mercy: After the Turn of the Century; 4, Girl Friday: The Twenties; 5, Heroine: The Thirties; 6, Heroine: World War II; 7, Wife & Mother: Postwar to 1965; 8, Sex Object: Mid-Sixties to the Present; and 9, Careerist: Toward a New Ideal.. First Edition, First Thus. Paperback. NEAR FINE/None as Issued.

$16.50

THE PEDIATRIC PSYCHOLOGIST: Issues in Professional Development and Practice (Health Psychology Series)

By Peterson, Lizette; Harbeck, Cynthia

Champaign, IL: Research Press, 1988. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Softcover/NF w/trace edge & surface wear, and faint creasing to upper front corner. Monograph. Pediatric psychology, 186 pgs in 7 chapters. Volume reviews development, current status and needed advances in both clinical practice and research... First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. NEAR FINE/None as Issued. First Edition, First Printing.

$12.50

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