Monthly Archives: March 2011

Rheumatology: Clinical Scenarios – March 2011 Edition

Rheumatology: Clinical Scenarios is a case-based learning tool for trainees in rheumatology. Professor Efim Benenson presents 73 clinical scenarios and 156 clinical images for the student of rheumatology to diagnose, whilst his expert commentary is provided in a separate section. … Continue reading

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Automatic Reclosing – Transmission Line Applications and Considerations

Automatic Reclosing – Transmission Line Applications and Considerations TOC I. Introduction II. Definitions III. Automatic Reclosing on Transmission and Subtransmission Systems A. Transmission and Subtransmission Overview B. Application of Autoreclosing on Transmission Systems IV. High-speed Autoreclosing on Transmission and Subtransmission … Continue reading

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A Laboratory Guide to Human Physiology: Concepts and Clinical Applications

The laboratory experiences provided in this manual allow students to become familiar, in a way that cannot be achieved by lecture and text alone, with many fundamental concepts of physiology. Clinically-oriented lab exercises heighten student interest and demonstrate the health … Continue reading

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Multiagent Systems : Algorithmic, Game-Theoretic, and Logical Foundations

Multiagent Systems Algorithmic, Game-Theoretic, and Logical Foundations by Yoav Shoham, Kevin Leyton-Brown TOC Introduction 1 Distributed Constraint Satisfaction 1.1  Defining distributed constraint satisfaction problems 1.2 Domain-pruning algorithms 1.3 Heuristic search algorithms 1.4 History and references 2 Distributed Optimization 2.1 Distributed … Continue reading

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Guidelines for the Measurement of Radio Frequency Fields at Frequencies from 3 kHz to 300 GHz

Guidelines for the Measurement of Radio Frequency Fields at Frequencies from 3 kHz to 300 GHz TOC 1. Introduction 2. Measurement Parameters 2.1 Frequency Range 2.1.1 3 kHz to 300 MHz 2.1.2 300 MHz to 300 GHz 2.2 Source Parameters … Continue reading

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The Design of Approximation Algorithms

The Design of Approximation Algorithms by David P. Williamson and David B. Shmoys COntents : I An introduction to the techniques 1 An introduction to approximation algorithms 2 Greedy algorithms and local search 3 Rounding data and dynamic programming 4 … Continue reading

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Gâteau Breton with Raspberry Jam

In his authoritative book The Food of France, Waverly Root begins the chapter on Brittany thus: “In the Middle Ages, there were to principal ways of acquiring new territories – conquest or marriage. France acquired Brittany by a combination of … Continue reading

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Medstudy 2005 Video Board Review of Internal Medicine – Infectious Diseases Videos

INFECTIOUS DISEASES portion of Medstudy Video Lectures. This 2005 edition features nearly 50 hours of presentations recorded at MedStudy’s 2005 live IM Intensive Board Review: 10 DVDs. Videos use picture-in-picture view so you can see, simultaneously, the speaker and all … Continue reading

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Oxford Textbook of Clinical Nephrology: 3-Volume Set

Unequivocally the most relevant and important textbook of clinical nephrology. This is the most authoritative, well written and comprehensive textbook of clinical nephrology combining the clinical aspects of renal disease important for the daily clinical practice whilst giving extensive information … Continue reading

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The Echo Manual

Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this best-selling manual is a practical guide to the performance, interpretation, and clinical applications of echocardiography. The Echo Manual is written by recognized authorities at the Mayo Clinic and provides a concise, user-friendly summary … Continue reading

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Hydrology / Groundwater Geology Lecture Notes

Hydrology / Groundwater Geology Lecture Notes Contents Introduction Water Budgets and Water Cycle The Groundwater Reservoir – Physical Properties of Water Introduction to A Civil Action – Porosity, Permeability, Darcy’s Law – Storativity and Transmissivity Hydraulic Head / Potentiometric Contours … Continue reading

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Power Quality and Utilisation Guide

Power Quality and Utilisation Guide Contents 1. Introduction 1.1 Introduction to Power Quality 1.2 Power Quality Self-assessment Guide 1.5 PQ in Continuous Manufacturing 2. Costs 2.1 The Cost of Poor Power Quality 2.5 Investment Analysis for PQ Solutions 2.5 Calculation … Continue reading

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Callipers and Micrometers – Measurement Good Practice Guide

Callipers and Micrometers – Measurement Good Practice Guide TOC 1 INTRODUCTION 1.1 CALLIPERS AND MICROMETERS 1.2 UNITS OF MEASUREMENT 2 CALLIPERS 2.1 OPERATING PRINCIPLES 2.1.1 Introduction 2.1.2 Types of Vernier Callipers 2.1.3 Standard Vernier Calliper 2.1.4 Dial Calliper 2.1.5 Electronic … Continue reading

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Light Truck Frame Joint Stiffness Study

Light Truck Frame Joint Stiffness Study TOC Introduction Literature Search Introduction Defining the Joint Testing Finite Element Analysis Joint Stiffness Lessons Learned Conclusions Finite Element Analysis Introduction Defining the Joints Finite Element Analysis Model Loading Conditions Stiffness Calculations Table 1: … Continue reading

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Medstudy 2005 Video Board Review of Internal Medicine – Nephrology Video

NEPHROLOGY portion of Medstudy Video Lectures. This 2005 edition features nearly 50 hours of presentations recorded at MedStudy’s 2005 live IM Intensive Board Review: 10 DVDs. Videos use picture-in-picture view so you can see, simultaneously, the speaker and all the … Continue reading

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