Michelangelo (Temporis Collection) by Eugene Muntz

By Eugene Muntz

The identify Michelangelo immediately inspires the Sistine Chapel, Apollo, Jupiter and numerous different nice works. In his novel, The Italian portray, Stendhal remarked that, «Between Greek antiquity and Michelangelo not anything exists, other than roughly expert forgeries.» In prom in Rome, Chateaubriant expresses his admiration for the subtle strains of the Pieta. a couple of nice writers corresponding to Manzoni view Michelangelo as one of many Masters of the western revival in paintings. The paintings of Michelangelo has, definitely, stood the try of time. How is it attainable that during quite a few years, Michelangelo was once in a position to discover the secrets and techniques of an artistic resource precious of his Greek predecessors? sometimes called an inventive genius and a superman, Michelangelo was once an incomparable artist of the Italian Renaissance, and is usually ranked along Leonardo da Vinci for his impression and success. during this paintings, Jean-Matthieu Gosselin explores all Michelangelos identities: sculptor, architect, painter and draughtsman.

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Spinal Trauma Imaging, Diagnosis and Management by Eric D. Schwartz MD, Adam E. Flanders MD

By Eric D. Schwartz MD, Adam E. Flanders MD

Written by way of famous specialists, this quantity is a finished reference at the use of complex imaging recommendations within the prognosis and administration of spinal trauma. in a single cohesive resource, the booklet brings jointly info on state of the art medical imaging—including multidetector CT and high-field MRI techniques—and the pathophysiology, neurologic evaluate, scientific administration, surgical operation, and postoperative review of backbone trauma and spinal wire harm. additionally incorporated are state-of-the-art stories of experimental imaging suggestions and their functions and experimental treatments similar to neurotransplantation. greater than seven hundred illustrations—including one hundred eighty in complete color—complement the text.

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Rhinology: Diseases of the Nose, Sinuses, and Skull Base by David W. Kennedy, Peter H. Hwang

By David W. Kennedy, Peter H. Hwang

Winner of 2013 IBPA Ben Franklin Award!

This e-book provides a good looking finished method of sleek rhinology administration from the leaders in a box that has considerably advanced over the [last] 10 years. i'm inspired with how the publication presents an educational technology method of the sector of rhinology. -- Jennifer Decker, MD, Northwestern collage Feinberg institution of Medicine

Drs. David Kennedy and Peter Hwang collect the services of a whos who of rhinology experts in Rhinology: ailments of the nostril, Sinuses, and cranium Base, a tremendous reference masking present wisdom at the pathogenesis in addition to the scientific and surgical administration of sinonasal and cranium base problems. It deals in-depth insurance of all key subject matters within the subspecialty of rhinology, starting from rhinosinusitis to endoscopic cranium base reconstruction and more.

Key Features:

  • A tremendous part on surgical equipment for treating cranium base problems, together with endoscopic cranium base surgical procedure
  • A DVD containing 21 professionally produced movies, narrated via Dr. Kennedy, and exhibiting numerous members demonstrating the foremost pearls and pitfalls of surgical innovations mentioned within the booklet
  • One hundred precise colour illustrations via clinical artist Christine Gralapp, besides over six hundred photographs and x-rays
  • Comprehensive assurance of sinonasal anatomy and body structure, in addition to the clinical and surgical facets of sinonasal affliction and cranium base tumors

This multimedia reference is the definitive go-to advisor for rhinology citizens in addition to a complete reference for working towards otolaryngologists and neurosurgeons who desire to extend their surgical services, boost a broader armamentarium of recommendations, and effectively deal with their sufferers with sinonasal and cranium base disorders.

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Space Painting by Djon Mon

By Djon Mon

This immense 161 web page book is an incredibly specific exploration of the thoughts and layout ways at the back of developing epic and extravagant electronic art when it comes to the subject of house and technology Fiction.The sequence is split into 3 major different types Planets & Starfields, shipping and Environments and spans throughout 12 extensive chapters in overall. The tutorials on provide hide a mess of thoughts and important information and tips to portray all points of house and bargains with the instruments in Photoshop used to create such results. the writer covers a large number of the classy issues at the back of generating the good selection of either electronic and standard art alike, in addition to a lot of the medical concept proper to the layout technique making sure a measured and life like method of the subject material. we glance at conventional sketching ideas universal to many layout studios and the way those practices paintings hand in hand with electronic equipment and all alongside making sure a realistic method of fixing the inventive matters, generating either believable and but creative recommendations

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Localization in Clinical Neurology by Paul W. Brazis, Joseph C. Masdeu, Jose Biller

By Paul W. Brazis, Joseph C. Masdeu, Jose Biller

Now in its 5th version, this vintage textual content presents a scientific method of the anatomic localization of medical difficulties in neurology. It deals clinicians a roadmap for relocating from the symptom or saw signal to where within the valuable or peripheral worried approach the place the matter is. transparent discussions by means of 3 famous authors supply a whole knowing of why a symptom or signal may be localized to a specific anatomic region. greater than a hundred illustrations reveal suitable anatomy. This version has been completely up to date and contains new charts to assist in differential prognosis of assorted neurologic findings and disorders.

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Image-guided hypofractionated stereotactic radiosurgery : a by Arjun Sahgal, Simon S. Lo, Lijun Ma, Jason P. Sheehan

By Arjun Sahgal, Simon S. Lo, Lijun Ma, Jason P. Sheehan

The fresh improvement of hypofractionated stereotactic radiation remedy (SRT), which demands one to 5 fractions of high-dose radiation to be administered utilizing specific gear, has led to the necessity for schooling on perform guidance.

Image-Guided Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiosurgery: a pragmatic method of consultant therapy of mind and backbone Tumors bargains finished, how-to counsel on hypofractionated SRT for mind and backbone metastases, glioma, benign tumors, and different tumor kinds. featuring the cutting-edge of the expertise and perform, this book:

  • Discusses the professionals and cons of hypofractionated SRT in comparison to single-fraction radiosurgery, supplying a deeper realizing of radiosurgery and radiobiology
  • Explains the toxicity and opposed results of hypofractionated SRT, supporting practitioners in speaking the dangers and merits of therapy and in acquiring their sufferers’ consent
  • Outlines the present criteria for secure perform, together with checklists for implementation

Comprised of chapters authored via well-recognized specialists within the radiation, oncology, and neurosurgery communities, Image-Guided Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiosurgery: a pragmatic method of consultant remedy of mind and backbone Tumors grants a degree of technological and scientific element now not to be had in magazine papers.

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Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery: A Comprehensive Guide with by Hrayr K. Shahinian (auth.)

By Hrayr K. Shahinian (auth.)

To date, greater than 3 thousand mind and cranium base tumors, in addition to numerous vascular difficulties, were taken care of by utilizing complex, absolutely endoscopic, minimally invasive surgical thoughts. In Endoscopic cranium Base Surgery, Dr. Hrayr ok. Shahinian, director of the cranium Base Institute, compiles those options. hugely particular and amply illustrated by means of over 600 colour photos whole with a compendium of the mandatory surgical tools, the step by step working room approaches supply a definitive consultant to the tough but crucial artwork of cranium base surgery.

Comprehensive and concise, Endoscopic cranium Base Surgery is perfect for all surgical experts and people education to turn into experts who desire to achieve a brand new software within the noble, on-going reason behind saving lives.

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Watercolor in Bloom: Painting the Spring and Summer Garden by Mary Backer

By Mary Backer

Painting beautiful, prized plants is simpler than you think!

Using an easy palette and straightforward recommendations, Mary Backer stocks the secrets and techniques at the back of her prize-winning watercolor vegetation. From first strokes to ultimate touches, you'll study every thing you must comprehend to color fantastic orange poppies, plump peonies, sleek lotus blossoms, vintage roses and different backyard favorites.

Features:

• an exhilarating number of vegetation and compositions, from person flower reviews to extra tricky, combined arrangements
• 12 full-length demonstrations take you from first caricature to ultimate brushstroke
• Illustrates step by step watercolor options for reaching luscious colour, complementary backgrounds and dramatic, up-close compositions
• Plus a special acrylic completing method that makes colours fairly pop

Experienced and amateur artists alike will enjoy the foundation and easy-to-follow guide within. Watercolor in Bloom makes portray plants as enjoyable as a walk during the backyard!

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