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CHAPTER 12 CELL CYCLE REGULATION AND HEMATOLOGICAL DISORDERS

CHAPTER 12 CELL CYCLE REGULATION AND HEMATOLOGICAL DISORDERS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 12 CELL CYCLE REGULATION AND HEMATOLOGICAL DISORDERS MATHIAS SCHMID DENNIS A. CARSON Introduction Cyclins and Cyclin-Dependent Kinases Substrates and Inhibitors of Cyclin-Dependent Kinases Oncogenes Tumor Suppressor Genes Chapter References Complex feedback pathways regulate the passage of cells through the G1, S, G2, and M […]

CHAPTER 12 GROWTH HORMONE AND ITS DISORDERS

CHAPTER 12 GROWTH HORMONE AND ITS DISORDERS Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism SECTION A ADENOHYPOPHYSIS CHAPTER 12 GROWTH HORMONE AND ITS DISORDERS GERHARD BAUMANN Growth Hormone Genes Growth Hormone Structure Growth Hormone Receptor Growth Hormone–Binding Protein Somatotrope Development and Growth Hormone Secretion Neural Control Growth Hormone–Releasing Hormone and the Growth Hormone–Releasing Hormone Receptor […]

Chapter 12 – Contact Lenses

Chapter 12 – Contact Lenses PAUL F. WHITE CLIFFORD A. SCOTT DEFINITION • Contact lenses are visual devices that provide an artificial anterior refracting surface to the human eye and are used for corrective, cosmetic, and therapeutic purposes. KEY FEATURES • Lenses are made from various soft and rigid materials and are configured in a […]

CHAPTER 12 PALLIATIVE CARE

CHAPTER 12 PALLIATIVE CARE Practice of Geriatrics CHAPTER 12 PALLIATIVE CARE Diane E. Meier, M.D., R. Sean Morrison, M.D., and Judith C. Ahronheim, M.D. Confronting Death Palliative Care Symptom Management Use of Life-Sustaining Treatments in the Terminally Ill Bereavement The dramatic advances in medical care that haver taken place during the past century have had […]