Greenspan's Basic and Clinical Endocrinology, Ninth Edition / Edition 9

Greenspan's Basic and Clinical Endocrinology, Ninth Edition / Edition 9

by David Gardner, Dolores Shoback
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071622438

ISBN-13: 9780071622431

Pub. Date: 06/02/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

The renowned one-stop guide to the entire field of clinical endocrinology and its scientific underpinnings – now in full color

270+ full-color photographs and illustrations!

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Overview

The renowned one-stop guide to the entire field of clinical endocrinology and its scientific underpinnings – now in full color

270+ full-color photographs and illustrations!

A Doody's Core Title for 2015!

4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW!
"This is an excellent overview of the basic physiology and clinical aspects of endocrinology for trainees. The size of the book and the well-written text, supported by visual aids, make this a convenient book to read and develop a beginning foundation in endocrinology."--Doody's Review Service

Greenspan’s Basic & Clinical Endocrinology, 9e delivers a succinct, leading-edge overview of the underlying molecular biology of the endocrine system and the latest perspectives on the diagnosis and treatment of specific diseases and disorders. Featuring an enhanced design that includes hundreds of full-color illustrations and clinical photographs, Greenspan’s is a true must-have during traditional or integrated courses in endocrinology, endocrinology rotation, or for exam prep in internal medicine and endocrinology.

Greenspan’s provides clinically relevant coverage of metabolic bone disease, pancreatic hormones and diabetes mellitus, hypoglycemia, obesity, geriatric endocrinology, and many other diseases and disorders. Supporting this essential material is a handy appendix of normal hormone reference ranges.

Features

  • Concise, balanced coverage of both scientific and clinical principles
  • The best source for current concepts in endocrine pathophysiology to aid clinical decision making
  • Important new approaches to the medical management of endocrine disorders, including therapeutic recommendations
  • The most practical, current insights into diagnostic testing
  • More than 270 full-color illustrations and clinical photographs

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071622431
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
06/02/2011
Series:
LANGE Clinical Medicine Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
896
Sales rank:
468,114
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Authors

Preface

1. Hormones and Hormone Action, David G. Gardner, Mark Anderson, and Robert A. Nissenson

2. Endocrine Autoimmunity, Juan Carlos Jaume

3. Evidence-Based Endocrinology & Clinical Epidemiology, David C. Aron

4. Hypothalamus & Pituitary Gland, Bradley R. Javorsky, David C. Aron, James W. Findling, and J. Blake Tyrrell

5. The Posterior Pituitary (Neurohypophysis), Alan G. Robinson

6. Growth, Dennis Styne

7. The Thyroid Gland, David S. Cooper, and Paul W. Ladenson

8. Metabolic Bone Disease, Dolores Shoback, Deborah Sellmeyer, and Daniel D. Bikle

9. Glucocorticoids & Adrenal Androgens, Ty B.Carroll, David C. Aron, James W. Findling, and J. Blake Tyrrell

10. Endocrine Hypertension, William F. Young, Jr.

11. Adrenal Medulla & Paraganglia, Paul A. Fitzgerald

12. Testes, Glenn D. Braunstein

13. Female Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, Mitchell P. Rosen, and Marcelle I. Cedars

14. Disorders of Sexual Determination & Differentiation, Felix A. Conte and Melvin M. Grumbach

15. Puberty, Dennis Styne

16. The Endocrinology of Pregnancy, Robert N. Taylor and Martina L. Badell

17. Pancreatic Hormones & Diabetes Mellitus, Umesh Masharani and Michael S. German

18. Hypoglycemic Disorders, Umesh Masharani and Stephen E. Gitelman

19. Disorders of Lipoprotein Metabolism, Mary J. Malloy and John P. Kane

20. Obesity, Alka M. Kanaya and Christian Vaisse

21. Humoral Manifestations of Malignancy, Dolores Shoback and Janet L Funk

22. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, David G. Gardner

23. Geriatric Endocrinology, Susan L. Greenspan and Mary Korytkowski and Neil M. Resnick

24. Endocrine Emergencies, David G. Gardner

25. AIDS Endocrinopathies, Carl Grunfeld and Grace Lee

26. Endocrine Surgery, Geeta Lal and Orlo H Clark

Appendix: Normal Hormone Reference Ranges

Index

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