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2009 ICD-9-CM, Volumes 1 & 2: Standard Edition - Carol J. BuckLearn to code more quickly and effectively with Saunders 2009 ICD-9-CM Vol. 1 & 2, Standard Edition. Combining the 2008 Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting (OCGR) with a format designed by coders for coders, this handy reference helps you easily access the information you need to stay up to date and ensure the most accurate billing and maximum reimbursement in physician-based coding.
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Contemporary Cases in US Foreign Policy: From Terrorism to Trade - Ralph G. CarterCrafting foreign policy today is a pluralistic process more actors are involved, partisan loyalties are stronger, and decisions made elsewhere impact the U.S. in significant ways. The president, members of Congress, interest groups, NGOs, the media, and bureaucratic actors all compete to influence the way U.S. foreign policy is shaped and implemented. Editor Ralph Carter captures this interplay with 15 recent real-world cases five brand new to this third edition. Whether grappling with the controversy stemming from immigration reform, dealing with Iran s nuclear weapons program, exploring the
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Content Area Reading: Teaching and Learning in an Age of Multiple Literacies - Maureen McLaughlinWith three full chapters on reading comprehension (reflecting the before, during, after reading approach) and a separate chapter that explores multiple literacies, this book offers a wealth of practical strategies for teaching reading, writing, and study skills in the content area classroom.
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What Is Six SIGMA? - Peter S. Pande, Lawrence HolppA brief introduction to Six Sigma-- for employees Six Sigma is today's most talked-about system for improving the quality of organizational processes. Written by bestselling author Peter Pande, "What Is Six Sigma?" is a concise summary of the core themes and processes of Six Sigma. Unlike almost all other books on Six Sigma, it is written for the employees of organizations rolling out Six Sigma--not just managers. This helpful overview describes what Six Sigma is, why companies are implementing it, and how employees can make it a success in their own organizations. Based on the bestselling "The
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Living Dharma: Teachings of Twelve Buddhist Masters - Jack KornfieldIn this book (previously published under the title Living Buddhist Masters), Jack Kornfield presents the heart of Buddhist practice as taught by twelve highly respected masters from Southeast Asia, Here, renowned teachers such as Mahasi Sayadaw, U Ba Khin, Mohnyin Sayadaw, and Achaan Maha Boowa describe a rich variety of meditation techniques—practices that can lead to the dissolution of a limited sense of self, an awakening of insight, compassion for all beings, and the realization of Nirvana. In other chapters, Achaan Chaa, Achaan Buddhadasa, and Sunlun Sayadaw offer practices clarifying the
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Learn Mexican Spanish - Word Power 101 - Innovative LanguageMaster Mexican Spanish with Learn MexicanSpanish - Word Power 101. This e-book is a completely new way to learn Mexican Spanish vocabulary fast - and for free! Start speaking Mexican Spanish in minutes with the powerful learning methods you will master in this book. The vocabulary words you’ll find in Learn Mexican Spanish - Word Power 101 were hand selected by our Mexican Spanish language teachers as the top 101 most frequently used words in the Mexican Spanish language. With each entry, you’ll see the word and a vibrant image to help remember the meaning. You’ll hear the word (separate free
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A Guide to Composition Pedagogies - Kurt Schick, Gary Tate, Amy RupiperA survey of composition methodology, especially the bibliographies of methodologies, intended as an instructional textbook and reference book for students in courses on introduction to composition studies.
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Production Operations Management - William J. StevensonPrevious editions of Production/Operations Management have made it the leading text in the introductory operations management market. The Fifth Edition will continue this tradition. The Fifth Edition continues to rely on the strengths of preceding editions, that is, Stevenson's careful explanations and balanced descriptive and quantitative applications. The text continues to use smaller, more procedural examples as well as "solved problems" to support students. Production/Operations Management is used in the introductory operations management course required of all business majors in four-year
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Portales: Comunidad Cultura - Cathryn Collopy O'Donnell, Kathryn E. KellyParalleling the organization of the main text, the Manual de Actividades provides meaningful practice and review for students outside of class. This manual offers additional practice of each chapter's vocabulary and grammatical structures through form-based exercises including sentence-building activities, completion exercises, fill-ins, and realia-based activities. Reading and writing skills are developed in a series of interesting and personalized activities. Additional cultural activities encourage students to make connections and comparisons with the Hispanic world.