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1 AFFINITY CHROMATOGRAPHY : Principles and Methods
Sweden Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division) Softcover Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No publication date (c. late 1970s-early 80s). 112pp., b/white figures and photographic illustrations. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a corner crease, minor edgewear, surface scuffs and some discolouration to white background. "This handbook contains a description of affinity products which were available from Pharmacia, and detailed instructions for their use as well as examples of many applications . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 12.75 AUD
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DORLAND'S POCKET MEDICAL DICTIONARY (Edition 26)
2 DORLAND'S POCKET MEDICAL DICTIONARY (Edition 26)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. W B Saunders Co. 2001 0721682812 / 9780721682815 First Printing Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
931pp., colour illustrations. Thumb index. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Label ghost to first page, else leaves clean. Faux-leather flexicover has a soft corner crease and tiny surface abrasion to front panel. Abridged from Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary, with a series of 16 colour plates (The Human Body - Highlights of Structure and Function). Book weight approx. 680g. 
Price: 16.39 AUD
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3 GEL FILTRATION : Theory and Practice
Sweden Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division) Softcover (Staplebound) Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No publication date (c. late 1970s-early 80s). 64pp., b/white figures throughout. Booklet clean. Staples firm, no rust. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has neat previous owner's name to upper front panel, soft corner crease to same, minor discolouration to white background, negligible edgewear. "This handbook was designed as a laboratory aid to the practical use of Pharmacia gel filtration media . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 12.75 AUD
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4 HYDROPHOBIC INTERACTION CHROMATOGRAPHY : Principles And Methods
Sweden Pharmacia 1993 9197049042 / 9789197049047 Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
103pp., b/white figures throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "This book can serve as an excellent introduction to the subject of HIC for those new to this method of separation. More experienced chromatographers can also benefit from the useful review . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 6 chapters, References. Book weight approx. 270g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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5 ION EXCHANGE CHROMATOGRAPHY : Principles and Methods
Sweden Pharmacia Fine Chemicals Softcover (Staplebound) Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
71pp., b/white figures throughout. No publication date (c.1980s). Saddle-stitch, staple-bound format. Booklet clean. Staples firm (no rust). Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has (small area) partially-erased previous owner's name to upper front panel, minor scuffs and slight discolouration to white background. "This handbook was designed as a practical guide to the use of ion exchange media available from Pharmacia Fine Chemicals . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 14.57 AUD
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LIVING WITH DEMENTIA : A Guide for Veterans and Their Families
6 LIVING WITH DEMENTIA : A Guide for Veterans and Their Families
Woden, ACT, Australia Australian Government - Department of Veterans Affairs 2006 0642476810 / 9780642476814 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
62pp., colour photographic illustrations, Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. Written to assist those affected with dementia, their families and carers. Book weight approx. 255g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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7 POLYACRYLAMIDE GEL ELECTROPHORESIS : Laboratory Techniques
Sweden Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division) Revised Edition Softcover (Staplebound) Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No publication date (c. 1980s). 72pp., colour photographic illustrations and b/white diagrams. Saddle-stitch, staple-bound format. Booklet clean. Staples firm (no rust). Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper very mildly edgeworn, slight discolouration to white background. "This laboratory manual contains detailed practical description of techniques that can be performed with the Pharmacia Gel Electrophoresis System . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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CHARTING MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!, (Contributors)
8 (Contributors) CHARTING MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!
Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Springhouse Corporation 1998 0874349346 / 9780874349344 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
278pp., line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. "Document patient care with incredible skill and confidence . . . explains key charting concepts with a clarity unmatched by an other documentation reference. Includes hundreds of tips for making your charting precise, patient-focused, and litigation-proof; dozens of sample filled-out forms; a unique, fun-filled approach that encourages you to develop expert charting skills at your own pace, in your own way . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 10 chapters over 3 'parts', Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 600g. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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ECG INTERPRETATION MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!, (Contributors)
9 (Contributors) ECG INTERPRETATION MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!
Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Springhouse Corporation 1997 0874348870 / 9780874348873 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
282pp., line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to title page, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn. "Explains: how to identify every major arrhythmia; how to interpret 12-lead ECGs; how to monitor a patient with a pacemaker; which antiarrhythmic drugs are used for different arrhythmias, and more . . . When you understand ECGs, you can: identify and treat arrhythmias early; give cardiac drugs with confidence; obtain rhythm strips with ease . . . " Contents include: Contents include: Foreword, 12 chapters over 4 'parts', Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 600g. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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EVIDENCE-BASED MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN. A Guide for Clinicians, (Contributors)
10 (Contributors) EVIDENCE-BASED MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN. A Guide for Clinicians
Bowen Hills, Queensland, Australia Australian Academic Press 2004 1875378529 / 9781875378524 First Thus Softcover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xii, + 80pp., graphs and tables throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean, several fold-outs. Printed card wrapper undamaged; fold-out rear flap. The Executive Committee for this clinician's guide was chaired by Professor Peter Brooks. He had at his panel an impressive array of disciplinary specialists. Contents include: Prelims., The Group, The Guide, Intro., 9 chapters, Appendices, Glossary. Book weight approx. 213g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 15.03 AUD
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FLUIDS & ELECTROLYTES MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!, (Contributors)
11 (Contributors) FLUIDS & ELECTROLYTES MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!
Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Springhouse Corporation 1997 0874348862 / 9780874348866 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
321pp., line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to title page, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. "Covers all the essentials. This book explains every major: fluid imbalance; electrolyte imbalance; acid-base imbalance. For each imbalance you will learn: what causes the imbalance, and how it affects major body sytems; what signs and symptoms to look for; how it's treated, how you intervene, and more . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 19 chapters over four 'parts', Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 700g. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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12 Abplanalp, Arthur IN PERFECT SHAPE ALL YOUR LIFE
London Health for All Publishing Co. First Edition Quarter Cloth Hardback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No publication date [c. 1947]. 168pp., b/white intext illustrations throughout; halftone and line-drawn, the majority instructive. Book clean and square. Cloth spine firm, but bumped and faded on head and heel. Illustrated, papered boards bumped and nipped on foredge corners, otherwise light specks and soiling. Original seller's sticker on front pastedown, same seller's stamp on ffep., else leaves clean. No dustjacket. "Showing a safe, certain way to youthful slimness and vigorous health at any age" [using the advanced system of Swiss expert, Mr Abplanalp]. Contents include: Prelims., 18 chapters and Appendix [a compilation of testamonials]. Book weight approx. 420g. 
Price: 17.58 AUD
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13 Addley, Ken [Edited by] OCCUPATIONAL STRESS: A Practical Approach
Jordan Hill, Oxford, Great Britain Butterworth-Heinemann 1997 0750629487 / 9780750629485 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiv, + 335pp., intext figures, tables and 'slides'. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Two discreet library stamps on several leaves, light stains on pastedowns, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards lightly bumped on foredge corners. With an impressive list of multi-disciplinary contributors, the book begins with a comprehensive introduction to the causes, recognition and effects of stress, before discussing prevention, coping and health considerations. It is reinforced with a sample stress policy, questionnaires, advice on holding stress seminars, and more. Contents include: Prelims., 8 chapters, Appendix 1: Questionnaires. Appendix 2: Overhead projector slides. Appendix 3: Useful addresses. Index. Book weight approx. 700g. 
Price: 43.24 AUD
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THE INTEGRATED HEALTH BIBLE : The Revolutionary Healing Programme for Optimum Wellbeing and Vitality, Ali, Mosaraf, with Bridgewater, Ken
14 Ali, Mosaraf, with Bridgewater, Ken THE INTEGRATED HEALTH BIBLE : The Revolutionary Healing Programme for Optimum Wellbeing and Vitality
London Vermillion 2001 0091856264 / 9780091856267 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiii, + 257pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn. Dr Mosaraf Ali, an internationally known pioneer of Integrated Medicine, shows how health and vitality can be achieved through his unique 'Lifestyle Program'-a combination of diet, yoga, exercise, relaxation and meditation. He also explains how to diagnose and treat a large array of ailments, among them migraine, fatigue, irritable bowel, infertility and insomnia, using traditional and conventional medicines. . . Contents include: Prelims., 23 chapters over three 'parts', Index 1: Diseases and conditions. Index 2: General. Book weight approx. 720g. 
Price: 17.03 AUD
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15 Allen, Ronald J, Brander, Victoria Anne and Stulberg, David ARTHRITIS OF THE HIP & KNEE: An Active Persons Guide to Taking Charge
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. Peachtree Pub Ltd 1998 1561451495 / 9781561451494 5th Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiii, + 240pp., b/white photographic illustrations and line-drawn diagrams (exercises, movements, before and after x-rays, implants), throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small corner crease to first (half-title) page. Montage-illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. "A comprehensive, easy to understand handbook that empowers the patient to take control and become actively involved in decision-making, treatment and rehabilitation ." Book weight approx. 440g. 
Price: 15.48 AUD
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IN THEIR DAY: The Baker Medical Research Institute Memoirs of Alumni, Andrews, Rod and Barnett, Alf (EDited by)
16 Andrews, Rod and Barnett, Alf (EDited by) IN THEIR DAY: The Baker Medical Research Institute Memoirs of Alumni
South Yarra, Victoria, Australia Hyland House 1992 1875657029 / 9781875657025 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xii, + 188pp., pictorially-illustrated endpapers (different), two, unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections (mostly portraits and happy-snaps). Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn and scuffed, plus a margin strip trimmed from rear flap. "This book is a major contribution to the history of the Baker Medical Research Institute and investigative medicine in Melbourne since the foundation of the Institute in 1926. The contributors (with two exemptions) are alumni . . . " Contents include: Prelims., numerous contributors, Index. Book weight approx. 500g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 15.82 AUD
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MATTERS FOR MEN : How to Stay Healthy and Keep Life on Track, Ashfield, John
17 Ashfield, John MATTERS FOR MEN : How to Stay Healthy and Keep Life on Track
Norwood, South Australia Peacock Publications 2007 1921008482 / 9781921008481 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
184pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. Foreword by Michael Woods, Men's Health Resource and Information Centre, University of Western Sydney. Comprehensive, accurate and practical information regarding men's physical and mental health. Numerous chapters, plus Index. Book weight approx. 280g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 14.10 AUD
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YEAR BOOK OF ENDICRINOLOGY. 1999, Bagdade, John D.
18 Bagdade, John D. YEAR BOOK OF ENDICRINOLOGY. 1999
St Louis, MO, USA Mosby Inc. 1999 081519627X / 9780815196273 First Edition Hardcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxxviii, + 387pp., intext, b/white halftone plates, graphs and tables, throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Gilt and silver titles over lightly bumped boards. Leaves clean. Published annually (since 1901), Mosby Yearbooks cover a significant variety of medical disciplines. This stand-alone volume focuses on Endicrinology. Contents include: Prelims., Intro., 11 chapters, Subject Index, Author Index. Book weight approx. 700g. 
Price: 20.04 AUD
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MENOPAUSE : The Alternative Way. Facts and Fallacies of the 'Menopause Industry' (Monograph Series No. 1), Black, Chris (Edited by)
19 Black, Chris (Edited by) MENOPAUSE : The Alternative Way. Facts and Fallacies of the 'Menopause Industry' (Monograph Series No. 1)
Victoria, Australia Australian Women's Research Centre, Deakin University 1994 0730008290 / 9780730008293 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
80pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper has several tiny spots, otherwise very good. Papers in this collection were included in the Australian Women's Research Centre's conference held on 18th June, 1993, at The Ambassador, Myers Street, Geelong. Contents include: Preface, Biographical Statements, Hormone Replacement Therapy and the Menopausal Woman, Women's Voices, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Alternative Therapies for Menopausal Problems, Bibliography. Included loose: Australian Women's Research Centre pamphlet and Membership Application form, in very good condition. Item weight approx. 130g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 20.04 AUD
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SCURVY : How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail, Bown, Stephen R.
20 Bown, Stephen R. SCURVY : How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail
Camberwell, VIC, Australia Viking/Penguin 2003 0670041203 / 9780670041206 Second Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good + 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
284pp., b/white illustrations and maps. Book clean, square. Spine firm, white title there-on. Plain blue boards lightly bumped. Leaves clean, very lightly tanned on textblock edge. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edge-creased at head of spine. From the jacket flap: "This is both a history and a detective story; it is about class, wilful ignorance and ludicrous decision-making, and about how a cure for scurvy was found, ignored, lost, and finally implemented to the great benefit of all seafaring nations." Book weight approx. 385g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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