Tuesday, December 22, 2009

New books

Here are some of the books we've recently received that you can find on the new book shelves in the library or ask me to check out to you.

Open Shelves New Book Area

Dr. Mayo's Boy: a Century of American Medicine by Dr. Rob Tennery. A very readable memoir by a doctor about growing up as the son and grandson of a doctor, starting to go on rounds at the age of 5. Much of it is set in the Dallas area. Dr. Tennery is the brother in law of Dr. Carter.

Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World by Tracy Kidder. 2004.

Culturally Competent Care Guidebook and Cultural Competency Challenge CD-rom. from AAOS. 2007.

Orthopedic physical assessment. 2008.

Pediatric Nutrition Handbook. 2009.

Pediatric Nutrition in Practice. 2008.

Locked Case New Book Area (do not remove for long):

Adult and Pediatric Spine. Frymoyer. 2004.

Children's Orthopaedics in North America. 2006.

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 9. 2008.

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Spine 3. 2006.

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Musculoskeletal Infection. 2009.

Surgery of the Pediatric Spine. Kim. 2008.

Surgical Atlas of the Musculoskeletal System (Manual y atlas fotografico de anatomia del aparato locomotor -- in English). 2008.

Surgical Exposures in Orthopaedics. Hoppenfeld. 2009.

Online Only
We've recently added two online titles from Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. Access these via the link on the "online catalog" page of the library website:

The Conservative Scoliosis Treatment - 1st SOSORT Instructional Course Lectures Book (v.135, 2008)

Research into Spinal Deformities 6 (v.140, 2008)