Wounds Are Where Light Enters

Wounds Are Where Light Enters Author Walter Wangerin Jr.
ISBN-10 9780310350347
Release 2017-11-21
Pages 176
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Many know the acclaimed author Walter Wangerin Jr., the storyteller who gave us the national bestseller The Book of the Duncow. In Wounds Are Where Light Enters, you’ll see how God’s love breaks into our lonely moments in unexplainable ways. Wangerin tells the stories of memorable characters facing the same struggles we all face as we try to trust in God’s faithfulness. Wounds Are Where Light Enters is a collection of stories that are warm, sometimes funny, sometimes not, but always taking unexpected turns to find the care of God in all the pathways of life. In them we find the grace that enables us to live with the answers we see and the answers we don’t see. In this collection we meet Arthur Bias, the retired black police officer who loves those who hate, Agnes Brill, the shrill piano teacher of patience, Junie Piper, precious of the homeless, Melvin, who honors his aging mother by honoring the little girl she has become, Lucian, the lover of thieves, and Blue Jack, the hammer of God. Readers will discover in these stories a powerful display of God’s working in the lives of all of us. They’ll find a place where he works even in the dark, even in the struggles, even in the wounds. This is the place where God’s light enters.



Acute Chronic Wounds

Acute   Chronic Wounds Author Ruth A. Bryant
ISBN-10 9780323069434
Release 2012
Pages 627
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Rev. ed. of: Acute and chronic wounds / [edited by] Ruth A. Bryant, Denise P. Nix. 3rd ed. c2007.



Love Heals all Wounds

Love Heals all Wounds Author Daphne L. King
ISBN-10 9781456757915
Release 2011-04-26
Pages 56
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This collection of poems expresses Love in its many forms. This book of poetry was written as part of a healing process after experiencing traumatic events. The writing of this book brought Love and healing to the author. Love is the theme of the poems in this collection and will warm the heart and soul of the reader. "My Love Song" will inspire the reader to search within for the rhythm of their personal Love Song.



Acute and Chronic Wounds

Acute and Chronic Wounds Author Ruth Bryant
ISBN-10 9780323080897
Release 2006-07-05
Pages 704
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Using a multidisciplinary approach, this all-inclusive resource provides clinicians with a strong knowledge base for understanding the complete spectrum of wound care, including the structure of the skin, its functions, types of skin damage, physiology of wound healing, and general principles of wound management. Seven new chapters cover Principles of Practice Development; Skin Care Needs of the Obese Patient; Foot and Nail Care; Facilitating Adaptation; Support Surfaces; Devices and Technology in Wound Care; and Reimbursement and Billing. Recent advances in disease etiology, diagnosis, and treatment are discussed in appropriate chapters and each chapter opens with a list of learning objectives and closes with review questions. Authored and contributed by respected experts in wound care management - members of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN) and Wound Healing Society (WHS). Risk assessment scales are included to assist with determining a patient's risk for developing a wound. Assessment tools are provided to assist the clinician with wound evaluation, care, and treatment. Patient compliance and guidance on how to identify and resolve issues of non-compliance are discussed in the new Facilitating Adaptation chapter. The multidisciplinary approach to wound care management is discussed in a single chapter and applied throughout the text to demonstrate how this approach works and why it is critical to successful patient outcomes. A wound care product formulary lists wound care products by category, usage guidelines (indications and precautions), and helpful hints is included to facilitate outcomes measurement and quality improvement. Algorithms demonstrate the critical steps for topical wound care management. Key information is highlighted in box or table format to enable the user to quickly focus on selected information. Clearly defined chapter objectives provide a focused guide to key elements within each chapter. A self-assessment exercise is included at the end of each chapter to provide a review of critical chapter concepts. Seven new chapters: The Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Wound Management; Skin Care Needs of the Obese Patient; Foot and Nail Care; Facilitating Adaptation; Support Surfaces; Devices and Technology in Wound Care; and Reimbursement and Billing. Revisions to every chapter reflect the most recent advances in disease etiology, diagnosis, and treatment. Updated content reflects the latest technologic advances and therapies to strengthen the clinician's knowledge base in available treatment options. Assessment tools to assist the clinician with evaluation, care, and treatment. Explanation of how to set up a practice and the principles of practice development.



Bioengineering Research of Chronic Wounds

Bioengineering Research of Chronic Wounds Author Amit Gefen
ISBN-10 9783642005343
Release 2009-11-18
Pages 449
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Pressure-related chronic wounds are an important health concern that affects millions of patients and accumulates billions in annual costs. These wounds may occur when soft tissues are mechanically compressed between bony prominences and a supporting surface. This book gives a complete and quantitative explanation of the mechanobiology which causes chronic wounds. The reviews give an overall picture on all length scales of the phenomenon, starting from musculoskeletal biomechanics to the modeling of soft tissues and their interaction with bones. At the microscopic levels, it thoroughly reviews experiments and modeling of cellular forces and molecular processes that occur during injury and healing, including the integrity of living cells subjected to sustained mechanical forces and deformations. The results allow a complete picture of the tolerance of human tissues to sustained loads, and an understanding of the risk for onset of chronic wounds. Hence, this book is also valuable for all professionals involved in the prevention and treatment of chronic wounds.



Essential Nurse Prescribing

Essential Nurse Prescribing Author Molly Courtenay
ISBN-10 0521693047
Release 2002-08-01
Pages 216
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Essential Nurse Prescribing



Lasers in Dermatology and Medicine

Lasers in Dermatology and Medicine Author Keyvan Nouri
ISBN-10 0857292811
Release 2011-09-06
Pages 626
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Laser technology is constantly evolving and progressing. The use of laser therapy is vastly expanding and for this reason a medical book of this magnitude is necessary. Lasers and Light Therapy includes an up-to-date comprehensive look at lasers and light therapy not only in the field of Cutaneous Laser Surgery, but in other medical specialties as well.



Within His Wounds

Within His Wounds Author Dave Hamer
ISBN-10 9781449784683
Release 2013-02-20
Pages 158
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Within His Wounds contrasts the redemptive treasures of Jesus with popular doctrines that circumvent the message of His cross. From many prominent platforms the absolute truths of atonement are no longer primary. Humanism is ascending where Christ centered preaching has been abandoned. Worldly philosophers are filling our sacred pulpits. Cross depleted sermons are giving counterfeit comfort to vast audiences. Hollow professions of faith are many, but genuine conversions to Christ are few! Fans are multiplying, disciples are vanishing and lost souls are perishing! Within His Wounds is a clarion call back to Calvary where Jesus suffered and died in our place. The wounds that led to His death are the wounds that lead us to His life.



Attending the Wounds on Christ s Body

Attending the Wounds on Christ s Body Author Elizabeth Newman
ISBN-10 9781621894728
Release 2012-10-18
Pages 230
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The disunity of the church is a social and theological scandal for it betrays the prayer of Jesus that we "will be one . . . so that the world will believe" (John 17:21). As a Baptist whose academic background focused on the Orthodox Church and whose teaching has included Catholic and Protestant contexts, this division is for Elizabeth Newman personal and professional. Attending to the Wounds on Christ's Body rests on the conviction that the broad tradition of Christianity already contains resources to heal the church, namely the saints of the church. Newman examines especially how Teresa of Avila (1515-1582) speaks to the whole church today in the midst of political, economic, and ecclesial brokenness. Teresa's reliance upon three scriptural figures--dwellings, marriage, and pilgrimage--helps make sense of an ecclesial way of life that is inherently unitive, a unity that stands in contrast to that of the nation-state or the global market. Teresa's scriptural journey offers an alternative at once liturgical, political, and economic. This Doctor of the Church provides "medicine" that can repair wounds of division that separate brothers and sisters in Christ.



Gunshot Wounds

Gunshot Wounds Author Vincent J.M. DiMaio, M.D.
ISBN-10 1420048376
Release 1998-12-30
Pages 422
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Written by the nation's foremost authority on gunshot wounds and forensic techniques as they relate to firearm injuries, Gunshot Wounds: Practical Aspects of Firearms, Ballistics, and Forensic Techniques, Second Edition provides critical information on gunshot wounds and the weapons and ammunition used to inflict them. The book describes practical aspects of ballistics, wound ballistics, and the classification of various wounds caused by handguns, bang guns, rifles, and shotguns. The final chapters explain autopsy technique and procedure and laboratory analysis relating to weapons and gunshot evidence.



ABC of Dermatology

ABC of Dermatology Author Rachael Morris-Jones
ISBN-10 9781118520130
Release 2014-03-27
Pages 240
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With over 450 full colour images, ABC of Dermatology is a practical guide to identification, recognition, treatment and management of common dermatological conditions encountered within primary care, walk-in centres, and the emergency room and within patients admitted to hospital with medical/surgical conditions. Fully updated with new developments and treatments, this sixth edition provides expanded coverage of psoriasis, eczema, inflammatory dermatoses and drug photosensitivity. It also includes improved coverage of the management of onychomycosis, scabies and lice, and hair and scalp, and new content on biological treatments, lymphoedema, community acquired MRSA, pityriasis rosea, immune reconstitution syndrome and antifungal drugs. ABC of Dermatology is the ideal learning partner and resource for GPs, family physicians, junior doctors, medical students and primary care health professionals.



Open Wounds

Open Wounds Author David Patterson
ISBN-10 9780295986456
Release 2006
Pages 338
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In this book, David Patterson sets out to describe why Jews must live -- but especially think -- in a way that is distinctly Jewish. For Patterson, the primary responsibility of post-Holocaust Jewish thought is to avoid thinking in the same categories that led to the attempted extermination of the Jewish people. The Nazis, he says, were not anti- Semitic because they were racists; they were racists because they were anti-Semitic, and their anti-Semitism was furthered by a Western ontological tradition that made God irrelevant by placing the thinking ego at the center of being. If the Jewish people, in their particularity, are "chosen" to attest to the universal "chosenness" of every human being, then each human being is singled out to assume an absolute responsibility to and for all human beings. And that, Patterson says, is why the anti-Semite hates the Jew: because the very presence of the Jew robs him of his ego and serves as a constant reminder that we are all forever in debt, and that redemption is always yet to be. Thus the Nazis, before they killed Jewish bodies, were compelled to murder Jewish souls through the degradations of the Shoah. But why is the need for a revitalized Jewish thought so urgent today? It is not only because modern Jewish thought, hoping to accommodate itself to rational idealism, is thereby obliged to put itself in league with postmodernists who "preach tolerance for everything except biblically based religion, beginning with Judaism," and who effectively call on Jews, as fellow "citizens of the global village," to disappear. It is also because without the Jewish reality of Jerusalem, there is only the Jewish abstraction of Auschwitz, for in Auschwitz the Jews were murdered not as husbands and wives, parents and children, but as efficiently numbered units. If the Jews, Patterson claims, are not a people set apart by "a Voice that is other than human," then the Holocaust can never be understood as evil rather than simply immoral. With Open Wounds, Patterson aims to make possible a religious response to the Holocaust. Post-Holocaust Jewish thinking, confronting the work of healing the world -- of tikkun haolam -- must recover not just Jewish tradition but also the category of the holy in human beings' thinking about humanity.



Dark Revelations The Role Playing Game Book of Magic

Dark Revelations   The Role Playing Game   Book of Magic Author C.N. Constantin
ISBN-10 9780994005519
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Dark Revelations - The Role Playing Game - Book of Magic The Hodgepocalypse has been permanently afflicted by Magical energies and enclosed in this book are the result:



Palliative Care

Palliative Care Author Linda L. Emanuel
ISBN-10 9781437735970
Release 2011-04-04
Pages 640
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Find out all you need to know about providing high-quality care to patients with serious illnesses from the 2nd edition of Palliative Care: Core Skills and Clinical Competencies. Drs. Linda L. Emanuel and S. Lawrence Librach, leaders in the field, address the clinical, physical, psychological, cultural, and spiritual dimensions that are integral to the care of the whole patient. They give you a broad understanding of the core clinical skills and competencies needed to effectively approach patient assessment, care of special populations, symptom control, ethical issues, and more. Clearly written in a user-friendly, high-yield format, this resource is your ultimate guidebook to the burgeoning practice of palliative medicine. Improve your pain management and symptom management skills with a better understanding of best practices in palliative care. Quickly review specific treatment protocols for both malignant and non-malignant illnesses, including HIV/AIDS, heart failure, renal failure, pulmonary disease, and neurodegenerative disease. Better understand and manage the common and unique challenges associated with delivering palliative care in various social settings, such as the ICU, hospice, and the home; and to diverse populations, such as children, elders, and vulnerable members of society. Expand your knowledge of palliative care issues with new chapters on Veterans, Special Populations, Prognostication, Delirium, Working with Families, Wound Care, Home Care, and Dealing with Economic Hardship. Find the information you need quickly and easily with a templated, high-yield format.



Advances in Photodynamic Therapy

Advances in Photodynamic Therapy Author Michael Hamblin
ISBN-10 9781596932784
Release 2008-05-31
Pages 559
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This resource brings you the latest advances in photodynamic therapy and offers you a solid understanding of the design, delivery and dosimetry of the three basic ingredients of PDTOCophotosensitizers, light and oxygen. The book covers novel areas of mechanistic and innovative translational approaches."



Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine 2011 Edition

Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine  2011 Edition Author
ISBN-10 9781464964312
Release 2012-01-09
Pages 1699
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Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine / 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Critical and Emergency Medicine. The editors have built Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Critical and Emergency Medicine in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.



A Collection of Hymns of the Children of God in All Ages from the Beginning Till Now

A Collection of Hymns of the Children of God in All Ages  from the Beginning Till Now Author United Brethren in Christ
ISBN-10 NYPL:33433068259302
Release 1754
Pages 770
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A Collection of Hymns of the Children of God in All Ages from the Beginning Till Now has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from A Collection of Hymns of the Children of God in All Ages from the Beginning Till Now also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full A Collection of Hymns of the Children of God in All Ages from the Beginning Till Now book for free.