Current Essentials of Medicine / Edition 4

Current Essentials of Medicine / Edition 4

by Lawrence Tierney, Sanjay Saint, Mary Whooley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071637907

ISBN-13: 9780071637909

Pub. Date: 11/12/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

The perfect quick reference on the wards and in the clinic!

The famous "one disease per page" design!

CURRENT Essentials of Medicine is a practical, point-of-care pocket handbook that offers "nutshell" information on the diagnosis and treatment of more than 500 medical disorders seen in both primary care and hospital settings.

Overview

The perfect quick reference on the wards and in the clinic!

The famous "one disease per page" design!

CURRENT Essentials of Medicine is a practical, point-of-care pocket handbook that offers "nutshell" information on the diagnosis and treatment of more than 500 medical disorders seen in both primary care and hospital settings. Perfect as a quick reference on the wards or in a busy clinic, this is THE ONLY pocket guide to offer disease essentials in a one-disease-per-page bulleted format. Practical pearls, for which the authors are well known, are offered for almost all conditions.

Features

  • To-the-point information on the diagnosis and treatment of more than 500 of the most common diseases seen in clinical practice
  • Convenient one-disease-per page presentation
  • Bulleted data for each disease covering Essentials of Diagnosis, Differential Diagnosis, Treatment, Pearl, and Reference
  • Encompasses both ambulatory and inpatient medicine
  • Includes internal medicine, plus specialties such as obstetrics/gynecology, surgery, and pediatrics
  • Updated clinical manifestations, diagnostic tests, and treatment considerations throughout

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071637909
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
11/12/2010
Series:
LANGE Current Essentials Series
Pages:
608
Sales rank:
1,285,233
Product dimensions:
4.70(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors

Preface

1. Cardiovascular Disease

2. Pulmonary Diseases

3. Gastrointestinal Diseases

4. Hepatobiliary Disorders

5. Hematologic Diseases

6. Rheumatologic & Autoimmune Disorders

7. Endocrine Disorders

8. Infectious Diseases

9. Oncologic Diseases

10. Fluid, Acid-Base, and Electrolytic Disorders

11. Genitourinary & Renal Disorders

12. Neurologic Diseases

13. Geriatrics

14. Psychiatric Disorders

15. Dermatologic Disorders

16. Gynecologic, Obstetric, & Breast Disorders

17. Common Surgical Disorders

18. Common Pediatric Disorders

19. Selected Genetic Disorders

20. Common Disorders of the Eye

21. Common Disorders of the Ear, Nose, & Throat

22. Poisoning

Index

Tab Index

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