Thursday, 10 September 2009

New books received this week

Atlas of craniomaxillofacial osteosynthesis: microplates, miniplates, and screws. / edited by Franz Haerle 2nd ed. Stuttgart ; New York : Thieme, c2009.

The second edition of this atlas offers the reader clinical guidelines and expanded and up-to-date coverage of the surgical and technical procedures, instruments, and materials for using mini- and micro plate osteosynthesis for different indications in craniomaxillofacial surgery.

Handbook of human immunology / edited by Maurice R.G. O'Gorman 2nd ed, Boca Raton : CRC Press, c2008.

Combining basic explanations of laboratory tests with 115 tables full of reference data and applications, this new edition contains up-to-date information on exciting developments in immunogenetics, covering the application of T-cell receptor genes and the HLA alleles in disease associations and transplantation.

Pleural diseases / Richard W. Light. 5th ed, Philadelphia ; London : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.

Thoroughly updated, the 5th edition provides a focused, single-authored perspective on the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and management of pleural diseases.

Human virology: a text for students of medicine, dentistry, and microbiology / Leslie Collier 3rd ed, Philadelphia Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.

This comprehensive volume provides students with enough information not just to pass examinations, but also to develop a foundation of knowledge for professional practice.The authors present a clearly written account of basic and clinical virology.