Clinical Medicine: with STUDENT CONSULT Access / Edition 5

Clinical Medicine: with STUDENT CONSULT Access / Edition 5

by Parveen Kumar, Michael Clark
     
 

ISBN-10: 0702025798

ISBN-13: 9780702025792

Pub. Date: 08/27/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Praised for its depth of content and its clarity of style, the 5th Edition carries on this tradition of excellence with an enhanced layout and new content on ethics and communication and the needs of the elderly. It also shows the importance of the underpinning sciences in the understanding of clinical medicine, and explains clearly and in a consistent style, the

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Praised for its depth of content and its clarity of style, the 5th Edition carries on this tradition of excellence with an enhanced layout and new content on ethics and communication and the needs of the elderly. It also shows the importance of the underpinning sciences in the understanding of clinical medicine, and explains clearly and in a consistent style, the epidemiology, examination, differential diagnosis, investigations, and management of disease.

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• Includes free access to an online version with purchase of the book - www.kumarandclark.com
• Provides the fresh perspectives of new contributors and co-contributors for many chapters.
• Presents a more management-orientated emphasis throughout.
• Offers a new section on evidence-based medicine and clinical trials.
• Features substantially revised chapters on infectious diseases, medical oncology, drug therapy and poisoning, nutrition, respiratory, and psychological medicine · 130 pages of new material · and many updated line drawings.
• Presents normal values on the inside back cover for quick and easy access.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780702025792
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
08/27/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1464
Product dimensions:
7.74(w) x 10.32(h) x 2.38(d)

Table of Contents

1. Ethics and communication
2. Infectious diseases, tropical medicine, and sexually transmitted diseases
3. Cell and molecular biology and genetic disorders
4. Clinical immunology
5. Nutrition
6. Gastrointestinal disease
7. Liver, biliary tract, and pancreatic disease
8. Hematological disease
9. Medical oncology including hematological malignancy
10. Rheumatology and bone disease
11. Renal disease
12. Water, electrolytes, and acid-base balance
13. Cardiovascular disease
14. Respiratory disease
15. Intensive care medicine
16. Drug therapy and poisoning
17. Environmental medicine
18. Endocrine disease
19. Diabetes mellitus and other disorders of metabolism
20. Neurological disease
21. Psychological medicine
22. Skin disease

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