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Spring 2009

Highlights of the Spring 2009 Issue:

  • Genetics Part I - a general basic introduction to the field of Human Genetics, early evolutionary thinking, the discovery of DNA and a closer look at the field
  • The Glossarium is dedicated to Genetics terminology and information sources
  • Surgical Perspectives - Robotic Surgery
  • Hematology series - Monoclonal antibodies – the Basics
  • Bits – Pieces – Facts – Figures – a little bit of everything. Headaches. Pulses. Look-alike words. Look up the excellent Brain Tutorial mentioned.
  • Bone geography - a bit of relaxing word finding
  • Pitfalls and Caveats - Remembering Darwin on his 200th anniversary and 150 years after his Origin of the Species
  • Interpreters at Work - keeping professional boundaries in a very challenging situation.

View/download the Spring 2009 issue.

Fall 2008-Winter 2009

Highlights of the Fall 2008-Winter 2009 Issue:

  • The Practice of Medicine - How many varieties of medical practices are there?
  • Breast Cancer – Part II - Staging System, Use of Chemotherapy, Detection and Screening
  • Pitfalls and Caveats - Emerging terminology
  • Glossarium - Look-alike medical words and illustrations
  • All About Medical Boards - From Medical School to Practicing Specialist
  • Bits and Pieces - A little bit about everything – from Alzheimer’s to golden standard to dietary fiber and more
  • Interpreters at Work - The patient speaks better English than the Interpreter
  • Mental Status Glossary - German – English – Spanish

View/download the Fall 2008-Winter 2009 issue.