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The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and TherapyThe Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy:
17th Edition by Mark H. Beers (Editor), Robert Berkow (Editor)
17th edition (March, 1999)
ISBN: 0911910107

The most widely used medical reference in the world.
More than 10 million copies sold in 18 languages since it was first published in 1899–revised, updated, and redesigned with more changes than any edition in the past twenty years.


Back in LineBack in Line
by Jean Oliver, Ann Blythe
ISBN: 0750628723

This text is designed to assist readers in their quest to understand patient management in orthopedics.
The vast coverage of multiple disorders enhances each reader's ability to comprehend a rudimentary understanding of a variety of subjects. Purpose: The author has made a decision to split the realm of orthopedics and rheumatology for physiotherapists.
The endeavor to illustrate disorders associated with orthopedics results in a text which covers a variety of subjects without sacrificing content.

Cardiovascular PhysiologyCardiovascular Physiology by Robert M., MD Berne, Matthew N., MD Levy, Robert M. Berne, Matthew N. Levy 8th edition (January 15, 2001) ISBN: 0323011276
Part of Mosby's successful monograph series, Cardiovascular Physiology presents fundamental concepts clearly and concisely. Students gain a solid understanding on how the cardiovascular system functions in both health and disease. Throughout, excellent illustrations and consistent pedagogical features focus student learning. In addition, the clinical commentaries help students apply what they've learned to real-life clinical situations.

Atlas of Internal MedicineAtlas of Internal Medicine
by Eugene Braunwald, Eugene Braunwald
2 edition (April 4, 2002) ISBN: 0071402403

Atlas encompasses all major fields of internal medicine and includes more than 1,500 images.
Content will be useful to the primary care physician in identifying common and rare disease entities.
Algorithms, charts, schematics, and tables are included.


Cecil Textbook of MedicineCecil Textbook of Medicine (Cecil Textbook of Medicine)
by Lee Goldman (Editor), Dennis Ausiello (Editor)
22nd edition (December 1, 2003) ISBN: 072169652X

Cecil Textbook of Medicine has been one of the world's most trusted medical references since its original publication in 1927.
In the 22nd edition of this classic text, more than 450 renowned authorities present the very latest clinic knowledge augmented by a superb new full 4-color design and internal navigation system.


Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
by Jay H. Stein (Editor), John J. Hutton, John H. Klippel, Peter O. Kohler, Nicholas F. Larusso, John M. Eisenberg (Editor)
5th edition (January 15, 1998)
ISBN: 0815186983

Major text/reference, for students, residents, and practitioners. Organized by clinical specialty. Includes 1100+ halftone illustrations and photos, abundant algorithms and tables, and specialist referral criteria.

Textbook of Nutritional MedicineTextbook of Nutritional Medicine by Melvyn R. Werbach, Jeffrey Moss (July 15, 1999) ISBN: 0961855096
As nutritional medicine makes inroads into mainstream medical practice, physicians and practitioners are looking for definitive sources of accurate scientific data to back the fledgling fields' many claims. This book is revolutionary in that therapies for 82 disease states . . . include a Nutritional Treatment Guide . . . that incorporates a unique rating scale that synthesizes current literature about nutritional influences on illness into five degrees of efficacy. . . . Chock full of referenced studies, this book will undoubtedly move the concept of nutritional medicine into the realm of respectability.

Harrison's Principles of Internal MedicineHarrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 16th Edition by Dennis L. Kasper, Eugene Braunwald, Anthony Fauci, Stephen Hauser, Dan Longo, J. Larry Jameson 16 edition (July 23, 2004) ISBN: 0071402357
The Harrison's name is synonymous with internal medicine. HPIM continues to be the most authoritative and #1 selling medical textbook throughout the world. From its unique section on signs and symptoms through to the most comprehensive coverage of most all conditions seen by physician’s, Harrison's is the internal medicine reference of choice. Harrison's 16th Edition features new, expanded, revised and updated material on the key topics in medical practice today. From the latest research findings to up-to-the-minute advances in diagnostic and treatment methodologies, Harrison's puts the facts you need at your fingertips.

Basic Dysrhythmias: Interpretation & ManagementBasic Dysrhythmias: Interpretation & Management by Robert J. Huszar MD 3rd Pkg edition (June 22, 2001) ISBN: 0323012442
The updated third edition of Basic Dysrhythmias continues to build on the qualities that made previous editions of the book so well received by ECG students and practitioners. The book has been redesigned and restructured to complement the order in which students learn specific skills: ECG components are presented first, followed by information on how to interpret ECGs to arrive at a diagnosis. More complex material follows basic skills, with advanced sections at the end. Packaged with the FREE Heart Rate Ruler and FREE Pocket Guide, this edition comes loaded with extras designed to enhance student learning!

Rapid Interpretation of EKG'sRapid Interpretation of EKG's, Sixth Edition
by Dale Dubin
2004 edition (October 15, 2000) ISBN: 0912912065

Now it is the most current text of its kind, since it is updated yearly.
Extensively illustrated and simplified to assure rapid comprehension, an entire chapter is easily consumed and mastered in a sitting. In the process of learning EKG interpretation, the reader gains a deeper understanding of cardiac physiology.
Emphasis is on UNDERSTANDING rather than memorizing, so readers quickly acquire a lifetime of practical knowledge.


CURRENT Emergency Diagnosis & TreatmentCURRENT Emergency Diagnosis & Treatment (LANGE CURRENT Series) by C. Keith Stone, Roger L. Humphries 5 edition (November 21, 2003) ISBN: 0838514502
Intended for residents and medical students, this clinical handbook summarizes practical information on the diagnosis and treatment of the varied conditions that present to the emergency department. The 48 chapters emphasize the immediate management of life threatening problems, then address the evaluation of specific disorders. Topics include shock, abdominal pain, stroke, head injuries, wound care, cardiac arrhythmia, and smoke inhalation. The fifth edition adds a chapter on nuclear, biologic, and chemical agents.

The Resident's Neurology BookThe Resident's Neurology Book
by Orrin Devinsky, Herman J. Weinreb, Edward Feldmann, Janet L. Wilterdink
1st edition (January 15, 1997) ISBN: 0803601867

A comprehensive guide for residents and medical students beginning to learn neurology, which groups common disorders by patient presentation so that information can be found without knowing the diagnosis.
Includes diagnostic algorithms for critical disorders and highlights the features of a comprehensive neurologic examination, including laboratory evaluation and neuroimaging.
Major neuroanatomic structures and pathways are illustrated to provide a convenient reference.


Neurologic Pearls-Neurologic Pearls by Orrin, Md. Devinsky, Edward, MD Feldmann, Herman J., MD Weinreb 1st edition (February 15, 2000) ISBN: 0803604335
Pocket-sized text Here's a book that will help you absorb and comprehend the major clinical teaching points in neurology that are needed to survive a clerkship or first-year residency. In this compact reference, the sometimes-mystifying world of neurology is accessible and manageable." "What's Inside: simple and clear explanations of special approaches used in diagnosing neurologic disorders; an overview of how to recognize and treat the most common neurologic problems; instruction for disorders requiring immediate treatment to avoid death or permanent disability; and chapters organized by presenting signs and grouped according to patient location in the neurologist's office or the hospital.

Pulmonary PathophysiologyPulmonary Pathophysiology:
The Essentials
by John B. West 6th edition (March 1, 2003)
ISBN: 0781740622

Text provides a concise and updated account of respiratory function in the diseased lung. Includes the pathogenesis of asthma, emphysema, and pulmonary edema; cystic fibrosis; and mechanical ventilation.

The Only Ekg Book You'll Ever NeedThe Only Ekg Book You'll Ever Need
by Malcolm S., Md. Thaler 4th edition (April 1, 2003)
ISBN: 0781741769

Ideal for beginning medical students in ICM courses, house officers, or anyone directly involved in patient care, the Fourth Edition of this popular and practical text provides fundamental guidance on how to use the EKG in daily practice -- along with instruction on correct interpretation of a range of commonly encountered defects.

Pathophysiology of Heart DiseasePathophysiology of Heart Disease:
A Collaborative Project of Medical Students and Faculty
by Harvard Medical School (Corporate Author), Leonard S. Lilly (Editor) 3rd edition (December 1, 2002)
ISBN: 0781740274

Textbook on diseases of the cardiovascular system provides a bridge between courses in basic physiology and the care of patients. Emphasizes the basic mechanisms by which cardiac illnesses develop. For students and researchers. Contains half- and two-tone illustrations, graphs, and tables. Softcover.

A Primer on Musculoskeletal ExaminationA Primer on Musculoskeletal Examination Release Date: August 15, 2003 ISBN 0968871542
This concise manual guides the medical student through the fundamentals of the musculoskeletal examination in the non-trauma setting. A classical assessment approach including inspection, palpation, range of motion and stress-strain testing is emphasized throughout providing students with a consistent examination model which may be applied in any clinical circumstance. Case studies are utilized to summarize each chapter. Written in a casual style, the concepts, techniques and pathologies are well illustrated using a wide variety of photos.