Assessing Competence in Medicine and Other Health Professions

Assessing Competence in Medicine and Other Health

This comprehensive, yet accessible, text demystifies the challenging area of competence assessement in medicine and the health sciences, providing a clear framework and the tools for anyone working or studying in this area. Written by a single, highly experienced, author, the content benefits from uniformity of style and is supported and enhanced by a range of pedagogic features including cases, questions and summaries. Essential reading for all students and practitioners of medical education, it will also be an invaluable guide for allied health professionals and psychologists with a general interest in assessment, evaluation and measurement and a useful library reference.

  • ASIN: 1498785085

Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness

Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the

Named a Top Ten Science Book of Fall 2016 by Publishers WeeklyAlthough mammals and birds are widely regarded as the smartest creatures on earth, it has lately become clear that a very distant branch of the tree of life has also sprouted higher intelligence: the cephalopods, consisting of the squid, the cuttlefish, and above all the octopus. In captivity, octopuses have been known to identify individual human keepers, raid neighboring tanks for food, turn off lightbulbs by spouting jets of water, plug drains, and make daring escapes. How is it that a creature with such gifts evolved through an evolutionary lineage so radically distant from our own? What does it mean that evolution built minds not once but at least twice? The octopus is the closest we will come to meeting an intelligent alien. What can we learn from the encounter? In Other Minds, Peter Godfrey-Smith, a distinguished philosopher of science and a skilled scuba diver, tells a bold new story of how subjective experience crept into being―how nature became aware of itself. As Godfrey-Smith stresses, it is a story that largely occurs in the ocean, where animals first appeared. Tracking the mind’s fitful development, Godfrey-Smith shows how unruly clumps of seaborne cells began living together and became capable of sen...

  • ASIN: 0374537194

Consciousness Medicine: Indigenous Wisdom, Entheogens, and Expanded States of Consciousness for Healing Healing and Growth

Consciousness Medicine: Indigenous Wisdom, Entheogens, and Expanded States

"Françoise Bourzat has written an authoritative book on guided psychedelic therapy with important lessons for anyone thinking of either guiding or being guided.” —Michael Pollan via TwitterA comprehensive guide to the safe and ethical application of expanded states of consciousness for therapists, healing practitioners, and sincere explorers  Psychedelic medicines also known as entheogens are entering the mainstream. And it’s no wonder: despite having access to the latest wellness trends and advances in technology, we’re no healthier, happier, or more meaningfully connected. Psilocybin mushrooms, ayahuasca, and LSD—as well as other time-tested techniques with the power to shift consciousness such as drumming, meditation, and vision quests—are now being recognized as potent catalysts for change and healing. But how do we ensure that we’re approaching them effectively? Françoise Bourzat—a counselor and experienced guide with sanctioned training in the Mazatec and other indigenous traditions—and healer Kristina Hunter introduce a holistic model focusing on the threefold process of preparation, journey, and integration. Drawing from more than thirty years of experience, Bourzat’s skillful and heartfelt approach presents the therapeutic application of expand...

  • ASIN: B07H6Z3JXB

TI-EDC Pill Holder Keychain Titanium Small Pill Fob Container Necklace Holds Nitroglycerin Nitro Aspirin Other Medication Emergency Case for Purse Men Women

TI-EDC Pill Holder Keychain Titanium Small Pill Fob

This new Ti-EDC mini design pill fob is good for smaller pills and holds 4 standard (325 mg) aspirin tablets. It's almost weightless and fits perfectly on your keychain. TI-EDC pill fobs are beautifully crafted from lightweight, high strength and biocompatible (non-toxic and non-allergenic) Titanium. Super heavy duty to ensure your pills will not be crushed or broken but still compact enough to be portable. It has a screw-on cap with a rubber O-ring seal to keep pills airtight and moisture-free. WHY TITANIUM? Lightweight and strong - It has the highest strength-to-density ratio of any metallic element. It weighs almost the same as aluminum but is stronger than steel. Corrosion resistant - It is highly resistant to corrosion even in sea water, aqua regia and chlorine. Biocompatible - It is non-toxic, non-allergenic and perfectly compatible with the human body. Durable - It is more durable than gold and has become a popular choice for designer jewelry. Brand: TI-EDC TI-EDC is a US registered trademark. We specialize in high quality Titanium and other metal made products. We attend to every detail from a user's perspective and strive to make the most beautiful and highest quality product. That means 100% user satisfaction - period.

  • Brand: TI-EDC
  • ASIN: B01LB9M7IG
  • UPC: 699618726183

KOHLER K-CB-CLC2026FS Frameless 20 inch x 26 inch Aluminum Bathroom Medicine Cabinet; ; Recess or Surface Mount

KOHLER K-CB-CLC2026FS Frameless 20 inch x 26 inch

With mirrored surfaces inside and outside, this 20-inch wide frameless medicine cabinet helps you put your best face forward. The mirror on the front door features a beveled edge for enhanced style. Inside, two adjustable tempered-glass shelves easily accommodate your toiletries. Fully mirrored interior provides superior visibility, reflecting light to brighten the interior space. Anodized aluminum construction insures a durable rust-free and chip-free finish. The cabinet is reversable to open left or right. Installing on the wall is easy with included mounting hardware and side mirror kit. Recessed medicine cabinet installation requires rough opening in wall 19 1/4 inches wide x 25 1/4 inches high x 3 5/8 inches deep. Backed by KOHLER One-Year Limited Warranty

  • Color: Silver
  • Brand: Kohler
  • ASIN: B001501D0U
  • UPC: 723085300062

Boiron Camilia, 30 Doses, Homeopathic Medicine for Teething Relief

Boiron Camilia, 30 Doses, Homeopathic Medicine for Teething

Camilia Teething ReliefProduct DescriptionBoiron Camilia Teething Relief can be used as a first-line of treatment for baby teething. The tasteless solution is absorbed sublingually without numbing the gums or affecting the gag reflex. The active ingredients act on the different components of the symptomatology to provide quick and safe relief. Camilia combines in one single form active ingredients to relieve immediate pain, irritability and minor digestive disorders. The symptoms of teething are not limited to inflamed and painful gums, but often include restlessness, excessive chewing and digestive disorders. These symptoms usually resolve spontaneously once the tooth has pierced the gum lineSterile single-use oral doses Safe, natural and easy to useActive IngredientsChamomilla 9C, Phytolacca decandra 5C, Rheum 5CInactive IngredientsPurified waterNo side effectsNo risk of overmedicatingNo numbing of gag reflexDoes not mask other symptomsNo sugar or lactosePreservative FreeSterile single use dosesWorry-freeWarnings: Keep out of reach of children. As with all dietary supplements, consult your healthcare professional before use. See product label for more information. Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms persist for more then 3 days or worsen or if inflammation, fever or rash deve...

  • Color: Natural
  • Brand: Boiron
  • ASIN: B005KG7U16
  • UPC: 885721285499

[1524743682] [9781524743680] The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth: And Other Curiosities from the History of Medicine 1st Edition-Hardcover

[1524743682] [9781524743680] The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth:

Beyond a series of anecdotes, these painfully amusing stories reveal a great deal about the evolution of modern medicine. Some show the medical profession hopeless in the face of ailments that today would be quickly banished by modern drugs; but others are heartening tales of recovery against the odds, patients saved from death by the devotion or ingenuity of a conscientious doctor. However embarrassing the ailment or ludicrous the treatment, every case in The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth tells us something about the knowledge (and ignorance) of an earlier age, along with the sheer resilience of human life.

  • Brand: Dutton
  • ASIN: B07MK6NWTS

Mr. Monk and the Candidate

Mr. Monk and the

  • ASIN: B000VAYEC4

Shaman, Healer, Sage: How to Heal Yourself and Others with the Energy Medicine of the Americas

Shaman, Healer, Sage: How to Heal Yourself and

Alberto Villoldo, a classically trained medical anthropologist, has studied shamanic healing techniques among the descendants of the ancient Inkas for more than twenty years. In Shaman, Healer, Sage, he draws on his vast body of knowledge to create a practical and revolutionary program based on the traditional healing methods used by these shamans -- methods that, until now, have been inaccessible to most of the world.Villoldo explains that central to shamanic healing is the concept of the Luminous Energy Field that is believed to surround our material bodies. His book teaches us to see and influence the imprints that disease leaves on this field and thereby to heal ourselves and others, as well as prevent illness.Villoldo weaves wonderful teaching stories throughout about the healing power of the energy medicine of the Americas. In one story, Villoldo comes down with pneumonia while in Peru. When antibiotics fail to control the infection, his mentor, the shaman Don Antonio, uses the process of Illumination to remove the toxins that had invaded Villoldo's body. These same shamanic techniques later allowed Villoldo to remove stagnant energy from a young woman whose marriage was suffering due to her past experience with abandonment. With the aid of shamanic work, the woman regained...

  • ASIN: B000XUBELQ

Songs of Healing - Buddhist Prayers for Healing Ourselves & Others - Medicine Buddha Sadhana

Songs of Healing - Buddhist Prayers for Healing

  • ASIN: B002RG7WP6
  • UPC: 659057649825

Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman: The Complete Series

Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman: The Complete

In an age when women were expected to be seen but not heard, Dr. Michaela Mike Quinn (Jane Seymour) is an independent spirit who forsakes her home in genteel Boston for the rough-and-tumble life of the Western frontier. With a new family and mountain man Byron Sully (Joe Lando) by her side, Quinn finds a new set of challenges and rewards in life as a pioneer.DR. QUINN, MEDICINE WOMAN: THE COMPLETE SERIES brings together all six critically acclaimed seasons and two feature-length movies of this groundbreaking historical drama. This unique collection traces the entire arc of Dr. Quinn s epic story, from her first step out of the stagecoach in Colorado Springs through the extraordinary romance between her and Sully, the expansion of their family, and the dramatic series finale. All 150 episodes feature unforgettable storylines and a rich cast of characters that bring the timeless themes of the Old West into vivid focus for modern viewers. Acclaimed for both its painstaking historical authenticity and its ongoing contemporary relevance, the Emmy® Award-winning DR. QUINN, MEDICINE WOMAN unites each and every moment of one of television s most celebrated family classics.

  • Brand: A&E Home Video
  • ASIN: B002C6A6N6
  • UPC: 733961163384

IBC Tank Lids IBC Tote Lid Cover Water Liquid Tank Cap with Gasket for Chemical Medicine Food and other Industries Storage

IBC Tank Lids IBC Tote Lid Cover Water Liquid

Features This IBC tank lid is made of high quality plastic material, durable and long lasting. Suitable for IBC tank, ensure the inner content clean and leak-proof. Widely used for chemical, medicine, food and other industries. With excellent sealing and ventilation property. It's an nice IBC tank part, great for liquid products' storage and transportation. Specifications Material: Plastic Color: Red Type: A, B(Optional) For Type A: Inner Diameter: approx. 16.3cm / 6.42inch Outer Diameter: approx. 18.7cm / 7.36inch Thickness: approx. 4.8cm / 1.89inch Diameter of Middle Cap: approx. 6cm / 2.36inch For Type B:  Inner Diameter: approx. 16.3cm / 6.42inch Outer Diameter: approx. 18.7cm / 7.36inch Thickness: approx.  4.2cm / 1.65inch Weight: approx. 254g(A), 168g(B) Package Included: 1 x IBC Tank Lid

  • Color: #A
  • Brand: GLOGLOW
  • ASIN: B07DXKTGCZ
  • UPC: 763741935221

Crocs Men's and Women's Classic Clog, Comfort Slip On Casual Water Shoe, Lightweight, Tangerine, 7 US Women / 5 US Men

Crocs Men's and Women's Classic Clog, Comfort Slip

Original. Comfortable. Versatile. The iconic clog that started a comfort revolution around the world! The irreverent, go-to comfort shoe that you're sure to fall deeper in love with day after day. Crocs Classic Clogs feature lightweight Iconic Crocs Comfort™, a color for every personality, and offer an ongoing invitation to be comfortable in your own shoes.

  • Color: Tangerine
  • Brand: Crocs
  • ASIN: B010WE7TSY
  • UPC: 887350754070

Seresto flea collar for dogs, 8-month flea and tick prevention for dogs over 18 lbs

Seresto flea collar for dogs, 8-month flea and

The Bayer Seresto Flea & Tick Collar for Large Dogs over 18 pounds provides continuous 8-month flea and tick protection. Unlike oral flea and tick prevention products that require a bite, the Seresto collar repels fleas and ticks and kills through contact; no biting required. Frontline flea and tick treatment does not repel (based on label claims). Seresto dog collars are made with a long-lasting, 8-month formula for continuous release coverage over your dog’s skin and coat. Vet-recommended Seresto collars are water-resistant and remain effective after shampooing, swimming or exposure to rain or sunlight. (Dogs must not be bathed more than once per month. For dogs that swim once a month or more, the control duration is reduced to five months for flea control, and reduced to seven months for tick control.) This odorless, non-greasy collar is easy to apply and can be used alongside other identification or restraining collars without damaging them. Avoid the hassle of messy monthly treatments and get the effective protection of Seresto.

  • Color: Dogs
  • Brand: Bayer Animal Health
  • ASIN: B00B8CG602
  • UPC: 826724140972

IslandsePill Box 14 Day Medicine Tablet Dispenser Organizer Weekly Storage Case Extra Large

IslandsePill Box 14 Day Medicine Tablet Dispenser Organizer

=^_^= Hi, Dear Friend, Welcome to Islandse. =^_^= ❤Product Selling points: ❤Very convenient to us ❤Easy to install and use. ❤Larger than our ultra bubble-lock ❤Contoured for easy pill removal ❤Press gently with your thumb on the front of the container and the lid pops open! ❤Specification: ❤100% Brand New and High Quality! ❤Quantity:1 ❤Size:117x27x227mm ❤Note: ❤Please allow 1-5mm errors due to manual measurement. ❤Item color displayed in photos may be showing slightly different on your computer monitor since monitors are not calibrated same. ❤Package included: ❤1x pill box

  • Color: Multicolor
  • Brand: Islandse_home
  • ASIN: B07R685513
  • UPC: 040467651681
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