Blueprints Medicine / Edition 3

Blueprints Medicine / Edition 3

by William Kormos, Allan Goroll, William A. Kormos
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405103353

ISBN-13: 9781405103350

Pub. Date: 01/28/2004

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

More than just Board review for USMLE Steps 2 and 3, Blueprints can help you during clerkship rotations and subinternship. They are especially helpful when studying areas outside your specialty. Physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and osteopaths find Blueprints a helpful companion to their study materials as well.

  • Concise, accurate,

Overview

More than just Board review for USMLE Steps 2 and 3, Blueprints can help you during clerkship rotations and subinternship. They are especially helpful when studying areas outside your specialty. Physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and osteopaths find Blueprints a helpful companion to their study materials as well.

  • Concise, accurate, clinical high-yield content covers all you need to know for the USMLE and rotations
  • Includes USMLE-style questions with full explanations provided in the answers
  • Updated with the help of residents to maintain a student-to-student approach
  • Key Points in every section highlight the most important, high-yield information for each topic
  • Color-enhanced design increases the usefulness of figures and tables

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405103350
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Series:
Blueprints Series
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.98(w) x 9.88(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Reviewersviii
Prefaceix
Acknowledgmentsx
Abbreviationsxi
Part ICardiovascular1
1Chest Pain3
2Shock6
3Coronary Artery Disease9
4Myocardial Infarction15
5Heart Failure20
6Bradyarrhythmias27
7Tachyarrhythmias31
8Hypertension37
9Valvular Heart Disease41
10Cardiovascular Disease47
11Syncope51
Part IIRespiratory55
12Dyspnea57
13Cough61
14Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease64
15Asthma68
16Pulmonary Embolism73
17Interstitial Lung Disease77
18Pleural Effusions82
19Lung Cancer85
Part IIIRenal89
20Acid-Base Disturbances91
21Fluid and Electrolytes95
22Acute Renal Failure99
23Chronic Renal Failure103
24Glomerular Disease106
25Nephrolithiasis109
26Hematuria112
Part IVInfectious Diseases115
27Fever and Rash117
28Pneumonia121
29Sexually Transmitted Diseases127
30Urinary Tract Infections133
31Tuberculosis136
32Gastroenteritis140
33Infective Endocarditis145
34Meningitis149
35HIV Part I: Initial Care of the HIV-Infected Patient152
36HIV Part II: Prophylaxis and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV158
Part VGastrointestinal163
37Abdominal Pain165
38Diarrhea169
39Peptic Ulcer Disease and Gastritis172
40Inflammatory Bowel Disease176
41Hepatitis180
42Cirrhosis184
43Cholestatic Liver Disease189
44Pancreatitis192
45Colorectal Cancer195
Part VIEndocrine199
46Weight Loss201
47Hyperthyroidism203
48Hypothyroidism206
49Diabetes Mellitus209
50Hypercalcemia214
51Diseases of the Adrenal Gland217
52Pituitary Disease221
53Nutritional Disorders225
54Hyperlipidemia230
Part VIIRheumatology233
55Acute Monoarticular Arthritis235
56Low Back Pain238
57Rheumatoid Arthritis241
58Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies244
59Connective Tissue Diseases247
60Vasculitis251
61Amyloidosis254
Part VIIIHematology/Oncology257
62Anemia259
63Hemolytic Anemia264
64Adenopathy267
65Bleeding Disorders269
66Breast Cancer273
67Prostate Cancer277
68Leukemia and Lymphoma280
69Acute Complications of Cancer Therapy284
70Paraneoplastic Disorders287
Questions290
Answers306
Index319

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