Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2002 / Edition 41

Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2002 / Edition 41

by Lawrence Tierney
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071376887

ISBN-13: 9780071376884

Pub. Date: 10/28/2001

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional

The leading annually updated general medical text, CMDT2002 is the most comprehensive, reliable, and timely reference available to answer common questions in everyday clinical practice. Written in a concise, easy-to-read style, the text covers all aspects of outpatient and inpatient care including gynecology, obstetrics, urology, dermatology, psychiatry, neurology,

Overview

The leading annually updated general medical text, CMDT2002 is the most comprehensive, reliable, and timely reference available to answer common questions in everyday clinical practice. Written in a concise, easy-to-read style, the text covers all aspects of outpatient and inpatient care including gynecology, obstetrics, urology, dermatology, psychiatry, neurology, otolaryngology, and ophthalmology as well as authoritative descriptions of new developments 'in medicine. It includes information on over 1000 diseases and disorders with an emphasis on prevention and cost-effective treatments. 2 CMDT 2002 also features updated information on drug dosages and costs and updated therapeutic options in HIV, including an approach to multi-drug antiretroviral therapies.

Primary care and other physicians, residents, medical students, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, osteopaths, and chiropractors.

Features:

  • Facilitates MEDLINE searches - includes PMID and NLM citation numbers for over 3,500 references
  • Only Web-enhanced medical book with continuously updated Companion Web Site with rated links to over 450 related sites (www.current-med.com)
  • Easy access to drug dosages and prices information updated annually.
  • Drug trade names indexed
  • Listing of all USA Poison Control Centers, with telephone numbers
  • Reflects the latest clinical practice guidelines from the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research of the United States Public Health Service

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071376884
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional
Publication date:
10/28/2001
Series:
Lange Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1880
Product dimensions:
7.16(w) x 9.96(h) x 2.03(d)

Table of Contents

1: General Approach to the Patient; Health Maintenance & Disease Prevention; & Common Symptoms
2: Preoperative Evaluation
3: Geriatric Medicine
4: Cancer
5: Care at the End of Life
6: Skin, Hair, & Nails
7: Eye
8: Ear, Nose, & Throat
9: Lung
10: Heart
11: Systemic Hypertension
12: Blood Vessels & Lymphatics
13: Blood
14: Alimentary Tract
15: Liver, Biliary Tract, & Pancreas
16: Breast
17: Gynecology
18: Obstetrics
19: Allergic & Immunologic Disorders
20: Arthritis & Musculoskeletal Disorders
21: Fluid & Electrolyte Disorders
22: Kidney
23: Urology
24: Nervous System
25: Psychiatric Disorders
26: Endocrine Disorders
27: Diabetes Mellitus & Hypoglycemia
28: Lipid Abnormalities
29: Nutrition
30: General Problems in Infectious Diseases
31: HIV Infection
32: Infectious Diseases: Viral & Rickettsial
33: Infectious Diseases: Bacterial & Chlamydial
34: Infectious Diseases: Spirochetal
35: Infectious Diseases: Protozoal & Helminthic
36: Infectious Diseases: Mycotic
37: Anti-infective Chemotherapeutic & Antibiotic Agents
38: Disorders Due to Physical Agents
39: Poisoning
40: Medical Genetics
41: Diagnostic Testing & Medical Decision Making
42: Information Technology in Patient Care: The Internet, Telemedicine, & Clinical Decision Support
43: Complementary & Alternative Medicine
Appendix: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring & Reference Ranges

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