Psoriasis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

February 19, 2012

Edited by: Julian A. Carrasco; 2012; 253 pages
This dermatology book covers all the current research and thought in the causes, diagnosis and treatment of psoriasis. The areas discussed include, but are not limited to furocoumarins that are used in radiation therapy to treat psoriasis; comorbidities present in  psoriasis and the risk factors [...]

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Fibromyalgia

February 11, 2012

Fibromyalgia is often a depressing illness to get. Every little thing is painful; you might be worn out; finding a medical diagnosis (not to mention therapy) may take a long time ahead of the pattern can be identified. To confuse all of this, numerous health care professionals usually are not as knowledgeable about it as [...]

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Peripheral Vascular Disease

January 22, 2012

Peripheral Vascular Disease
Authors: Alvaro Alonso, Daniel D. McManus, Daniel Z. Fisher
200 pages; Published by: Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers in, 2010
Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) impacts a lot more than 30 million people around the world, quite often those over age 65. In spite of this, PVD remains a condition that many doctors are not really [...]

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Disorders of the Heel, Rearfoot, and Ankle

January 15, 2012

Disorders of the Heel, Rearfoot, and Ankle

Editors: Chitranjan S. Ranawat, Rock G. Positano
Hardback; 1999; 520 pages;
This book on the rearfoot is the most comprehensive, in-depth review published on conditions of the rearfoot and ankle. Their are many  internationally recognized contributors that represent a wide variety of disciplines including orthopaedic surgery, rheumatology, podiatry, radiology, [...]

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Contemporary Pedorthics

January 1, 2012

Contemporary Pedorthics

Written by: Stephen Albert, DPM, C. Ped and Wayne Decker, C. Ped.
Date of publication: 2002
Pages: 330
Cover: Soft
This is a modern up-to-date text on foot anatomy, foot function and the common ailments that affect the foot.
Illustrations are extensive and well done
Glossary and references are complete and extensive
All the pedorthics methods from custom footwear [...]

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Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine

October 13, 2010

Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine

Authors: Matthew B. Werd & E. Leslie Knight
400 pages;  2010
This concise manual is for sports medicine specialists who want to effectively prescribe footwear and orthotics for the athlete. The book provides a logical approach designed to maximize performance and minimize injury. Introductory chapters address the fundamentals, [...]

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Search Engine Optimisation

September 29, 2010

Why a book on this on a Podiatry book shop? Does your clinic have a website? Do you want to know how to get the best out of your site in the search engines link Google to get more patients through your website?

Search Engine Optimization: Your visual blueprint for effective Internet marketing
Author: Kristopher B. Jones
A [...]

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Clincial Care of the Diabetic Foot

September 24, 2010

Clincial Care of the Diabetic Foot
Authors: David Armstrong & Lawrence Lavery
160 pages; Published by the American Diabetes Association (2 edition); 2010
The authors of this book that was published in 2010 by the American Diabetes Association are very well known wordl wide. This book offers lots of practical and day-to-day strategies to help clinicians provide the [...]

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Pocket Podiatry: Paediatrics

September 8, 2010

Angela Evans
Churchill Livingstone; 1st edition; 201
“Pocket Podiatry” gives you all the essentials of examination and diagnosis in a convenient, user-friendly format. With the emphasis on practical, step-by-step guidance, this handy volume includes helpful diagrams, full colour photographs, tables, tips and summary boxes to give you quick access to key information [...]

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Born to Run

June 25, 2010

Born to Run
A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
Chris McDougall

Why you really need this book:
Born to Run has become the main book referred to by the barefoot running community. Many runners have transitioned to barefoot after reading this book. It is important reading for all health professionals involved in the [...]

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