The third edition of Abdominal Ultrasound: Step by Step, recently published by Thieme, has been updated with a modern, visually attractive design and expanded content. This book is ideal for healthcare professionals with little or no experience in administering and interpreting abdominal ultrasound examinations. It is practice-oriented and structured in a way that allows readers with varying degrees of ultra-sonography knowledge to utilize the material according to their individual experience and needs.
The primary focus of Pediatric Neurosurgery, recently published by Thieme, is how to achieve technical excellence in the OR, but this is also a remarkably personal book about the art of pediatric neurosurgery. It is infused with the wisdom of master surgeons who generously share their decades of experience.
With the release of Science of Synthesis (SOS) 4.2, Thieme Chemistry once again updates and expands its unique full-text resource for methods and experimental procedures in synthetic organic chemistry. Available as of November 2015, Science of Synthesis 4.2 will include the latest Knowledge Updates and additions from the Reference Library – a total of approximately 2,400 printed pages of new content.
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis, recently published by Thieme, is a timely introduction to a significant technological advance in breast cancer imaging. This state-of-the-art guide explains the technique of digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), describes results from available clinical studies, offers recommendations for the use of DBT in routine practice, and discusses the latest developments and possible future trends in DBT.
Nothing is more striking in neurovascular anatomy than the brain’s myriad varieties of branching and configuration of vessels. The illustrations and figures in Vasculature of the Brain and Cranial Base, Second Edition, recently published by Thieme, are meant to expand the “vision” of the neurosurgeon in the surgical field and sharpen the perception of the neuroradiologist, neuroendovascular interventionist and neurologist.
Introductory Guide to Medical Training, recently published by Thieme, is a concise yet thorough overview of the medical field that will prepare first-year students for their educational journey, as well as provide laypersons with an introductory glimpse into the particularities of the medical specialties.
This second edition of Intracranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery, recently published by Thieme, is authored by renowned experts in neurosurgery, neurology, physics, and radiation oncology, many of whom are pioneers of radiosurgery. The new edition includes information on brain metastases as well as important updates in treatment for skull base tumors and functional disorders. Throughout more than 30 detailed chapters the authors share their vast expertise on this highly precise, minimally invasive form of radiation therapy.
The Atlas of Peripheral Regional Anesthesia: Anatomy and Techniques, Third Edition, recently published by Thieme, is a completely revised reference that provides readers with essential anatomical knowledge along with step-by-step instructions on how to perform even the most complex regional anesthesia procedures with particular focus on ultrasound-guided techniques. This new edition is enhanced with over 700 full-color illustrations as well as an extensive selection of videos on Thieme’s MediaCenter.
New York/Stuttgart –Thieme is proud to announce that Lisa Midboe, a third year osteopathic medical student at West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) in West Virginia, USA, has been awarded the 2015 Humanism in Medicine Scholarship from the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) Foundation. Thieme Publishers has sponsored this Scholarship since 2014. Through an affiliate agreement with SOMA, Thieme regularly provides valuable academic resources to incoming SOMA members.
Anatomy – An Essential Textbook, Latin Nomenclature, recently published by Thieme, is the Latin version of a review-style gross anatomy textbook designed to accompany Thieme’s award winning Atlas of Anatomy, Third Edition, Latin Nomenclature. It presents the clinical context students need in a concise high yield format and includes summary tables with essential facts and concepts, as well as 400 review questions with explanatory answers. More than 450 of the exquisite full-color illustrations from Atlas of Anatomy, Third Edition are also included.
Biologics in Orthopaedic Surgery, recently published by Thieme, provides readers with a thorough review of state-of-the-art orthobiologics currently used by orthopaedic surgeons, including cutting edge developments in the field. Chapters are written by world-renowned experts and cover the relevant science, regulatory aspects, and practical application recommendations for orthobiologics.
“Orthodontic Postgraduate Education: A Global Perspective”, recently published by Thieme, is the first book of its kind to report on the global educational environment in orthodontics and review the structure and function of postgraduate orthodontic programs in different parts of the world. It begins with an overview of the history and current state of orthodontic education, and then describes the academic, clinical, and research components of orthodontic specialty programs in Europe, North America, Asia, the Middle East, and Oceania.
Hearing loss is one of the leading contributors to the global disease burden. In particular, the increasing population of people aged 65 years and older is expected to be a key driver. In children, hearing screening programs are becoming a worldwide standard, improving auditory rehabilitation options from a very young age. Implantable auditory technology — which, apart from cochlear implants, includes auditory brainstem implants, bone anchored hearing aids, and implantable middle ear devices — is an emerging field, and these devices represent a new era in hearing rehabilitation. However, cochlear implantation is still the biggest segment in the hearing implants market. Cochlear implantation is performed in a growing number of patients worldwide, and the indications are widening, helped by technological advances.
The expanded and fully updated second edition of Orthopedic Biomechanics, recently published by Thieme, explains the effects of mechanical influences on the musculoskeletal system and highlights the importance of biomechanical knowledge in the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of orthopedic injuries and disorders. This new edition features new chapters on biomechanics of the foot and gait analysis as well as an additional “Solved Problems” chapter with clinically relevant biomechanical questions and their step-by-step solutions.
Fully revised and updated, this fourth edition of Burghardt’s landmark text on colposcopy and cervical pathology, recently published by Thieme, once again sets a new standard in the field. It offers specialists complete instruction in colposcopic procedures, as well as the histopathologic background needed to reach an accurate diagnosis. From equipment and techniques, to detection of normal and abnormal findings, to differential diagnosis and therapeutic guidelines, this book is unrivalled in the literature.