Handbook of Lower Extremity Infections / Edition 1

Handbook of Lower Extremity Infections / Edition 1

by Warren S. Joseph
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443086907

ISBN-13: 9780443086908

Pub. Date: 01/28/1990

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Ideal for use in the classroom and in the clinical setting, this portable handbook serves as a quick reference guide to those topics podiatrists encounter on a daily basis. Unlike its larger counterparts, the information within is concise and specific to the lower extremity.

• The portable size makes use in the clinical setting a breeze.
• Covers

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Overview

Ideal for use in the classroom and in the clinical setting, this portable handbook serves as a quick reference guide to those topics podiatrists encounter on a daily basis. Unlike its larger counterparts, the information within is concise and specific to the lower extremity.

• The portable size makes use in the clinical setting a breeze.
• Covers topics specifically related to the lower extremity so users don't have to plow through unnecessary information to get what they need.

• Antibiotic section is completely updated, featuring information on up-and-coming drugs, ensuring that users are fully abreast of the latest drugs.
• Presents a quick reference appendix on antibiotics, including oral antibiotics, for fast access in the clinical setting.
• Offers discussion of hot topics such as fungal disease and antifungal agents, keeping readers informed on the most recent topics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443086908
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1990
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 7.87(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IDiagnosis1
1Diagnosis of Lower Extremity Infections2
Pt. IIClinical Syndromes29
2Skin and soft Tissue Infections30
3Bone and Joint Infections54
4Infections Following Trauma80
5Diabetic Foot Infections103
6Surgical Infections126
7Fungal Infections147
Pt. IIIAntimicrobial Therapy179
8Principles of Antibiotic Usage180
9Antibiotic Agents213
Pt. IVMicroorganisms277
10Bacterial Microorganisms278
Pt. VAppendices303
App. 1Oral Antibiotics and Their Usual Dosing303
App. 2Generic to Trade Names of Antibiotics305
App. 3Trade to Generic Names of Antibiotics307
App. 4Antibiotics against Pseudomonas Aeruginosa310
App. 5The Internet and Infection311
App. 6Drugs for Bugs312
App. 7Antibiotic Pharmacokinetics and Dosing314

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