Download Regulating Romance: Youth Love Letters, Moral Anxiety, and by Shanti Parikh PDF

By Shanti Parikh

Drawing on ten years of ethnographic learn, 200 fifty interviews, and over 300 early life love letters, writer Shanti Parikh makes use of energetic vignettes to supply a unprecedented window into younger people's heterosexual wants and practices in Uganda. In chapters entitled "Unbreak my heart," "I leave out you love a barren region lacking rain," and "You're simply fiddling with my head," she invitations readers into the realm of mystery longings, disappointments, and anxieties of younger Ugandans as they grapple with daily problems whereas creatively imagining romantic futures and possibilities.

Parikh additionally examines the unintentional effects of Uganda's competitive HIV campaigns that thrust sexuality and anxieties approximately it into the general public sphere. In a context of financial precarity and generational pressure that continually complicates younger people's notions of consumption-based romance, groups adventure the dilemmas of shielding and policing adolescents from reputational and health and wellbeing risks of sexual intercourse. "They arrested me for loving a faculty lady" is the name of a bankruptcy on controlling antisocial daughters and punishing defiant boyfriends for trying to undermine patriarchal authority by means of saying their adolescent romantic employer. intercourse teaching programs fight among hazard and enjoyment amidst morally charged debates between overseas donors and neighborhood elders, remodeling the younger girl physique right into a platform for public critique and challenge. the numerous aspects of this learn represent an eloquently performed severe anthropology of intervention.

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Download Viral Immunology and Immunopathology by Abner Louis Notkins PDF

By Abner Louis Notkins

Viral Immunology and Immunopathalogy covers subject matters in regards to the function of mobile and humoral immunity in viral infections, elements accountable for the endurance and recurrence of viral infections within the presence of immunity, mechanisms of viral immunopathology, and ideas within the improvement of vaccines. The ebook describes the background of viral immunology; the synthesis and houses of viral antigens; and the humoral immune reaction to viruses. The textual content additionally discusses the mechanisms of viral neutralization; mobile immunity; the function of inflammatory cells and effector molecules in struggling with viral infections; and the genetic regulate of resistance. The e-book concludes with chapters on herd immunity; viral immunopathology; and viral immunology and immunopathology. Immunologists, pathologists, virologists, and microbiologists will locate the e-book useful.

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Download Radiology Illustrated: Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic by Byung Ihn Choi PDF

By Byung Ihn Choi

Radiology Illustrated: Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Radiology is the 1st of 2 volumes that may function a transparent, useful advisor to the diagnostic imaging of stomach illnesses. This quantity, dedicated to ailments of the liver, biliary tree, gallbladder, pancreas, and spleen, covers congenital issues, vascular illnesses, benign and malignant tumors, and infectious stipulations. Liver transplantation, overview of the healing reaction of hepatocellular carcinoma, trauma, and post-treatment issues also are addressed.

The publication provides nearly 560 situations with greater than 2100 rigorously chosen and labeled illustrations, besides key textual content messages and tables, that may enable the reader simply to keep in mind the appropriate photos as an relief to differential analysis. on the finish of every textual content message, key issues are summarized to facilitate quick evaluation and studying. furthermore, short descriptions of every medical challenge are supplied, via either universal and unusual case experiences that illustrate the function of other imaging modalities, comparable to ultrasound, radiography, CT, and MRI.

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Download Manual of Vascular Diseases by Sanjay Rajagopalan,Steven M. Dean,Emile R. Mohler,Debabrata PDF

By Sanjay Rajagopalan,Steven M. Dean,Emile R. Mohler,Debabrata Mukherjee,Sanjay Rajagopalan MD FACC FAHA,Steven M. Dean DO,Emile R. Mohler III MD,Debabrata Mukherjee MD FACC

wisdom and realizing of vascular disorder, relatively atherosclerosis, proceed to extend throughout disciplines, as do diagnostic and healing recommendations for remedy of vascular problems. This guide bargains a constant "how to" method that locations particular emphasis on administration. each one bankruptcy offers the reader with a hugely useful procedure in order that she or he comes away with an inexpensive volume of familiarity as with a view to deal with the sufferer independently. because the first version, a certification in vascular medication has turn into available. 
Some of the main gains comprise: • sensible info equivalent to drug doses, protocols for dealing with issues, and algorithms; • suggestions on diagnostic evaluation and therapy techniques for almost all of vascular issues encountered in scientific perform; • Assimilation of data from components open air cardiology, i.e., vascular surgeons and interventional radiologists, right into a reader-friendly layout aimed toward the common working towards internist or cardiologist.

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Download Human and Related Viruses: Human and Related Viruses Vol 2 by Edouard Kurstak,Christine Kurstak PDF

By Edouard Kurstak,Christine Kurstak

Comparative prognosis of Viral ailments, II: Human and similar Viruses half B, is dedicated to the analysis of viral illnesses, and is predicated at the new comparative unifying inspiration of the viral international. The paintings demonstrates that the comparability of and the discrimination between viruses, based on the standards of type of the foreign Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses and to the illnesses brought on by those viruses regardless of the species concerned, are crucial for his or her prognosis and prevention.
The ebook is geared up into 5 elements. half I includes papers on unclassified viruses whereas half II makes a speciality of melanoma viruses. half III examines the function of vaccines and chemotherapy within the keep watch over of viral illnesses. half IV discusses the advance of the improvement of the WHO reporting process on virus ailments. half V bargains with viral diagnostic reagents and more recent diagnostic tools.
This publication will curiosity all medical virologists and immunologists and veterinarians and study staff. it's addressed rather to the pros of public health and wellbeing and veterinary sciences who paintings within the region of analysis and keep watch over of viral illnesses and to those that have an interest within the challenge of the relation among viruses and cancer.

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Download Sjogren's Syndrome: Novel Insights in Pathogenic, Clinical by Alessia Alunno,Elena Bartoloni,Roberto Gerli PDF

By Alessia Alunno,Elena Bartoloni,Roberto Gerli

Sjogren's Syndrome: Novel Insights in Pathogenic, medical and healing Aspects offers the reader with an outline of present wisdom approximately Sjogren's Syndrome. The ebook summarizes the massive quantity of literature touching on comparable advances in genetic history, pathogenesis, scientific photograph, and healing ways. It integrates simple immunology thoughts, scientific facets, and pharmacological concerns.

Scientific development has allowed us to unmask novel pathogenic mechanisms, to accomplish genome vast reports, and to spot medical and serological good points linked to various disorder subsets and, ultimately, diverse affliction prognoses. additionally, the expanding wisdom approximately SS pathogenesis offers the reason to hire unique cures in SS as has already happened in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus.

  • Discusses heterogeneity of issues and viewers, from simple immunology to scientific features and therapeutics
  • Provides novel traces of research and helps the administration of sufferers requiring novel healing approaches
  • Presents a deeper wisdom on SS medical administration in addition to on immunological features very likely resulting in new traces of investigation
  • Offers a bridge among the clinician and the scientist, and vice versa
  • Provides the reader with latest and suitable updates end result of the novelty of topics

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Download Retinal Degenerative Diseases: 572 (Advances in Experimental by Joe G. Hollyfield,Robert E. Anderson,Matthew M. LaVail PDF

By Joe G. Hollyfield,Robert E. Anderson,Matthew M. LaVail

Retinal Degenerations is the results of the foreign Symposium on Retinal degeneration which has turn into might be an important examine assembly within the box. the subjects during this quantity discover the etiology, mobile mechanisms, epidemiology, genetics, types and strength healing measures for the blinding ailments of retinitis pigmentosa and age-related macular degeneration.

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Download Literature, Neurology, and Neuroscience: Historical and by Anne Stiles,Stanley Finger MD,Francois Boller PDF

By Anne Stiles,Stanley Finger MD,Francois Boller

This well-established foreign sequence examines significant parts of simple and scientific learn inside neuroscience, in addition to rising and promising subfields. This quantity at the neurosciences, neurology, and literature vividly exhibits how technological know-how and the arts can come jointly --- and feature come jointly long ago. Its sections offer a brand new, huge examine those interactions, that have acquired unusually little awareness some time past. specialists within the box conceal literature as a window to neurological and medical zeitgeists, theories of mind and brain in literature, recognized authors and their suspected neurological problems, and the way neurological issues and coverings were defined in literature. furthermore, a myriad of different themes are lined, together with a few on recognized authors whose very important connections to the neurosciences were neglected (e.g., Roget, of glossary fame), well-known neuroscientists who also needs to be linked to literature, and a few neglected medical and scientific males who helped others produce nice literary works (e,g., Bram Stoker's Dracula). There has now not been a quantity with this assurance long ago, and the connections it offers should still turn out attention-grabbing to members in technology, drugs, historical past, literature, and numerous different disciplines.

  • This e-book seems at literature, drugs, and the mind sciences either traditionally and within the mild of the latest scholarly discoveries and insights

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Download The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2017 (The 5-Minute Consult by Frank J. Domino,Robert A. Baldor,Jeremy Golding,Mark B. PDF

By Frank J. Domino,Robert A. Baldor,Jeremy Golding,Mark B. Stephens,Dr. Frank J. Domino MD,Dr. Robert A. Baldor MD FAAFP,Dr. Jeremy Golding MD FAAFP,Mark B. Stephens MD MS FAAFP

Make quickly and exact diagnoses and remedy judgements on the aspect of care with this bestselling advisor! The 5-Minute scientific seek advice 2017 is a realistic and resource for basic care clinicians, in addition to these in relations medication, emergency medication, nursing, and pediatrics. utilizing a three-column, bulleted layout, the print version presents speedy entry to analysis, remedy, medicines, follow-up, and linked elements for greater than 800 ailments and stipulations, plus 225 diagnostic and healing algorithms.

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