Handbook of Diseases / Edition 1

Handbook of Diseases / Edition 1

by Springhouse Publishing Company
     
 

ISBN-10: 0874348382

ISBN-13: 9780874348385

Pub. Date: 11/01/1995

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Now in its Third Edition, this best-selling handbook is a practical, authoritative guide to more than 600 diseases. Pocket-sized, alphabetically organized, and filled with tips, alerts, and checklists, it targets the key information busy clinicians need at the bedside—signs and symptoms, diagnostic tests, treatments, and patient concerns. This edition includes

Overview

Now in its Third Edition, this best-selling handbook is a practical, authoritative guide to more than 600 diseases. Pocket-sized, alphabetically organized, and filled with tips, alerts, and checklists, it targets the key information busy clinicians need at the bedside—signs and symptoms, diagnostic tests, treatments, and patient concerns. This edition includes new entries on infectious diseases caused by biological agents and antibiotic-resistant organisms, complex regional pain syndrome, rhabdomyolysis, and the new Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease variant. Also new to this edition are Age Alerts, citing pediatric and geriatric considerations, and Gender Issue icons, highlighting gender-related variations in a disease's incidence, course, and treatment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874348385
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
11/01/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
922
Product dimensions:
5.05(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.74(d)

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