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University of Miami Department of Biomedical Communications

Overview
Works: 15 works in 24 publications in 1 language and 76 library holdings
Genres: Examinations  Outlines and syllabi 
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Most widely held works by University of Miami
Communicating with patients by Jane Westberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses dramatizations of physician-patient interviews as discussion triggers to increase the awareness of the communication problems of doctors and medical students. Illustrates ways to enhance the capacity of health care professionals to communicate effectively with patients
"Hotel Cuba" : a historical diary of the pre-Castro Jewish experience( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narration about the Jews who left Eastern Europe in the first part of the 20th century and immigrated to Cuba awaiting entry to the United States. Includes interviews
Treatment of respiratory failure( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the use of positive end expiratory pressure (PEEP) and intermittent mandatory ventilation (IMV) to treat respiratory failure. Addresses the concept that treatment of respiratory failure includes the evaluation and support of the cardiovascular system
Pathophysiology of acute respiratory failure( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews current concepts of respiratory failure in the S.I.C.U., including the alveolar collapse concept, the events leading to interstitial edema, and the transition to losses in lung volume
Bleeding and clotting disorders in the critically ill( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the physiology of the clotting process and current diagnostic tests. Emphasizes the practical application of this information and the therapeutic modalities for the common clotting disorders seen in the S.I.C.U
Introduction to nutritional support of the hospitalized patient( Visual )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an approach to nutritional support of critically ill patients: the therapeutic armamentarium and the monitoring requirements. Focuses on patients with particular problems: gastrointestinal, burns, trauma and neoplasms
Cardiovascular physiology( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the foundation underlying the diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to common clinical problems in intensive care and the interventions to effect stroke volume: preload, contractility and afterload
Making effective presentations : the basics by Jane Westberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how to plan and rehearse a presentation for a class or other group. Tells how to involve students/group members throughout the presentation; how to speak from an outline; how to use eye contact and body movements; how to avoid distracting mannerisms; how to use audiovisuals; how to make transitions between topics; how to summarize and close the presentation; and how to use videorecordings to improve performance. For teachers in the health professions
Anesthesiology for the critically ill( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the work-up and inter-operative treatment of critically ill patients. Outlines a pre-operative assessment, based on arterial pressure monitoring and the Swan-Ganz catheter
Abdominal sepsis : new horizons in management( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes in detail the pathophysiology of abdominal sepsis, modern diagnostic tools, and current therapeutic modalities
Cardiovascular therapy in the surgical intensive care unit( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A round table discussion of the therapeutic approach to a 65 year old post-operative patient with cardiovascular insufficiency. The group defines the regimen of care for this patient and explains the advantages and disadvantages of alternative treatment modalities
Providing information to patients( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizations of physician-patient interviews as triggers for class discussions. Purpose is to illustrate ways to enhance effective communication
Setting up flush systems and calibrating transducers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical discussion of a technique to set up equipment necessary for monitoring clinical pressures. The technique described not only minimizes common problems but improves reliability of the information derived
Bedside monitoring techniques( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Life that lives upon us : head lice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Answers the basic questions: what are lice, how are they transferred, what remedies are available, and what organization can provide additional information
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUniversity of Miami. School of Medicine

University of Miami. Dept. of Biomedical Communications

University of Miami. Division of Biomedical Communications

University of Miami. School of Medicine. Department of Biomedical Communications

Languages
English (24)