Conn's Current Therapy 2003 / Edition 1

Conn's Current Therapy 2003 / Edition 1

by Robert E. Rakel, Edward T. (Ed.) Bope, Howard F. Conn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721687458

ISBN-13: 9780721687452

Pub. Date: 12/27/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The source of choice for concise and easy-to-use guidance on the latest advances in therapeutics. More than 300 leading practitioners from 15 countries describe their preferred techniques for managing hundreds of common disorders affecting every organ system. With 94% new authorship, each chapter offers fresh perspectives on the hottest topics.

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Overview

The source of choice for concise and easy-to-use guidance on the latest advances in therapeutics. More than 300 leading practitioners from 15 countries describe their preferred techniques for managing hundreds of common disorders affecting every organ system. With 94% new authorship, each chapter offers fresh perspectives on the hottest topics.

• Each condition is addressed by an international authority with extensive experience specific to the topic.

• Extensive index facilitates rapid recovery of information.

• Selected by librarians as a "first-purchase selection" on the Brandon/Hill selected list of books and journals for the small medical library.

• Updated yearly under the expert editorial leadership of Drs. Rakel and Bope—making this one of the most trusted resources worldwide

• 94% new authorship provides all new approaches to therapy.
• Information on recently-approved and soon-to-be-approved drugs, as well timely information on herbal products.
• Includes new topics on Eye, Ears, Nose & Throat, Vision Correction Procedures and Smallpox.
• Offers up-to-date information on hot topics such as insomnia · pain · chronic fatigue syndrome · lyme disease · vision correction procedures · pulmonary embolism · sleep apnea · acute myocardial infarction · angina pectoris · atrial fibrillation · hypertension · gastritis and peptic ulcer disease · gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) · tumors of the rectum and colon · hyperlipoproteinemias · obesity · osteoporosis · acute renal failure · urinary incontinence · asthma in adolescents and adults · melanoma · Alzheimer's disease · attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder · headache · rehabilitation of the stroke patient · osteoarthritis · antepartum care · chlamydia trachomatis · diseases of the breast · pelvic inflammatory disease · mood disorder · panic disorder.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721687452
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/27/2002
Series:
CONNS CURRENT THERAPY Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1440
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 14.87(h) x 3.29(d)

Table of Contents

Selected "Hot Topics," with Contributors (NOT A FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS)

Insomnia
Andrew Winokur, MD, PhD

Pain
Alexander Mauskop, MD

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Anthony L. Komaroff, MD

Lyme Disease
Robert Schoen, MD

Small Pox
Ian M. Baird, MB, ChB

Vision Correction Procedures
M. Bowes Hamill, MD

Pulmonary Embolism
James R. Gossage, Jr., MD

Sleep Apnea
James B. Skatrud, MD

Acute Myocardial Infarction
Guy S. Reeder, MD

Angina Pectoris
John F. Moran, MD

Atrial Fibrillation
Mark D. Carlson, MD

Hypertension
Franz H. Messerli, MD

Gastritis and Peptic Ulcer Disease
Nicholas Talley, MD, PhD

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
David A. Johnson, MD

Tumors of the Colon and Rectum
Santhat Nivatvongs, MD

Hyperlipoproteinemias
Conrad Blum, MD

Obesity
Robert F. Kushner, MD

Osteoporosis
Stanley J. Birge, Jr., MD

Acute Renal Failure
Mark S. Paller, MD

Urinary Incontinence
Deborah Bartholomew, MD

Asthma in Adolescents and Adults
Lawrence M. Dubuske, MD

Melanoma
Susan Boiko, MD

Alzheimer's Disease
Linda A. Hershey, MD, PhD

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Louise S. Kiessling, MD, FAAP

Headache
Dawn A. Marcus, MD

Rehabilitation of the Stroke Patient
Brendan E. Conroy, MD

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