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  • Essentials of Clinical Geriatrics 7/E (LANGE Essentials)
    by Robert Kane , Joseph Ouslander, Itamar Abrass, Barbara Resnick
    ISBN 007179218X (0-07-179218-X)
    Softcover, McGraw-Hill Professional

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    An engaging introductory guide to the core topics in geriatric medicine

    This is a valuable reference for those treating geriatric patients, providing well-reasoned expectations. It offers a common-sense approach in a medical system that is oriented to procedure numbers rather than focused on what a rational outcome is. Medicine owes a debt of gratitude to the authors of this work.

    --Doodys Review Service

    For nearly three decades, the goal of Essentials of Clinical Geriatrics has remained unchanged: to help clinicians do a better job of caring for their older patients. You will find thorough and authoritative coverage of all the important issues in geriatrics, along with concise, practical guidance on the diagnosis and treatment of the diseases and disorders most commonly encountered in an elderly patient.

    Features:

    • A strong focus on the fields must-know concepts, from the nature of clinical aging to differential diagnosis of important geriatric syndromes to drug therapy and health services
    • Numerous tables and figures that summarize conditions, values, mechanisms, therapeutics, and more
    • Thorough coverage of preventive services and disease screening
    • An appendix of Internet resources on geriatrics

    Recognizing the reality that medical issues interact with other social and environmental issues, Essentials of Clinical Geriatrics includes chapters on Health Services, Nursing Home Care, Ethical Issues in the Care of Older Persons, and Palliative Care. You will also find chapters on the differential diagnosis and management of confusion, depression, incontinence, falls, and immobility and general management strategies on cardiovascular disorders, decreased vitality, and sensory impairment.

    There is no better resource to help you effectively address the challenges faced by the upcoming "grey tsunami" than Essentials of Clinical Geriatrics.

  • Free Will and Values
    by Robert Kane
    ISBN 0887061028 (0-88706-102-8)
    Softcover, State Univ of New York Pr

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  • Kane, Robert: Free Will and Values (S U N Y Series in Philosophy)
  • From Fetters to Freedom, Trials and Triumphs of Irish Faith: -1915
    by Robert Kane
    ISBN 1112181121 (1-112-18112-1)
    Softcover, Cornell University Library

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    Originally published in 1915. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies. All titles scanned cover to cover and pages may include marks notations and other marginalia present in the original volume.

  • Kane, Robert: Good Friday To Easter Sunday (1913)
  • Kane, Robert: Hartshorne, Process Philosophy and Theology
  • Kane, Robert: The Industrial Resources of Ireland
  • Kane, Robert: The Industrial Resources of Ireland (Cambridge Library Collection - Technology)
    The Industrial Resources of Ireland (Cambridge Library Collection - Technology)
    by Robert Kane
    ISBN 1108026850 (1-108-02685-0)
    Softcover, Cambridge University Press

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    Sir Robert Kane (1809-1890) was a noted Irish chemist, becoming a professor at the age of twenty-two. His work on compounds of ammonia were considered internationally important. His 1,200-page textbook, Elements of Chemistry (1841) was considered 'the best extant in the English language' and was widely used in England and America. The Industrial Resources of Ireland, published in 1844 and reissued in 1845, had originated in a series of lectures to the Royal Dublin Society, and contains a mass of factual detail on the energy, mineral, agricultural, capital and labour resources of the country. Kane believed that Ireland did not lack natural resources so much as the knowledge of how to exploit them, and technical education was necessary. The book outlines an ambitious plan to harness the raw materials which Ireland possessed, or was believed to possess. However, the outbreak of the Famine overtook his schemes.

  • Brewster, David: London and Edinburgh Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science
  • Mathematics: Structure and Method, Course 2
    by Mary P. Dolciani, Edwin Beckenbach, Richard Brown, Robert Kane , David Wheaton
    ISBN 0395313945 (0-395-31394-5)
    Hardcover, Houghton Mifflin School

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    Book by Dolciani, Mary P., Beckenbach, Edwin, Brown, Richard, Kane, Robert, Wheaton, David

  • Kane, Robert: The Queen's University in Ireland, and the Queen's Colleges
  • Kane, Robert: The Queen's University In Ireland, And The Queen's Colleges, Their Progress And Present State: An Address (1856)
  • Kane, Robert: The Queen's University in Ireland, and the Queen's Colleges; Their Progress and Present State: an Address Delivered at the Distribution of
  • Kane, Robert: Report On The Nature And Products Of The Process Of The Destructive Distillation Of Peat (1851)
    Report On The Nature And Products Of The Process Of The Destructive Distillation Of Peat (1851)
    by Robert Kane
    ISBN 1120691516 (1-120-69151-6)
    Softcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC

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    This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

  • The Sermon Of The Sea And Other Studies (1909)
    by Robert Kane
    ISBN 1164033484 (1-164-03348-4)
    Softcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC

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    This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

  • The Significance of Free Will
    by Robert Kane
    ISBN 0195126564 (0-19-512656-4)
    Softcover, Oxford University Press, USA

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    In the past quarter-century, there has been a resurgence of interest in philosophical questions about free will. After a clear and broad-reaching survey of these recent debates, Robert Kane presents his own controversial view. Arguing persuasively for a traditional incompatibilist or libertarian conception of free will, Kane demonstrates that such a conception can be made intelligible without appeals to obscure or mysterious forms of agency and thus can be reconciled with a contemporary scientific picture of the world.

  • Kane, Robert: Target: Meeting Mathematics Teacher's Annotated Edition
  • Where's Poppa?
    by Robert Kane
    ISBN 039445166X (0-394-45166-X)
    Hardcover, Random House

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    Dust jacket art by Michael K. Frith. Zany story made into a popular movie starring George Segal & Ruth Gordon.

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