Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine - 14th Edition, Single Volume / Edition 14by Anthony Fauci
Pub. Date: 08/01/1997
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Building upon the solid foundation and impeccable reputation established by its predecessors, this truly evolutionary work has once again been extensively revised to reflect important advances in our understanding of the biology and pathophysiology of disease and its timely diagnosis and effective management. Virtually every chapter is revised or substantially rewritten. Individual topics throughout the text are updated to incorporate the most recent basic and clinical research findings; topics of new significance or renewed interest are given expanded coverage.","Now with a dramatic new emphasis on therapy, Harrison's continues to define the practice of medicine into the next millennium. With forty-nine completely new chapters and a complete updating to the entire text, this edition examines the biologic and pathophysiologic origin of disease and charts a clear course for diagnosis and management. And now, the treatment information is expanded and graphically highlighted within the chapter for quick access. Other highlights include an expanded state-of-the-art coverage HIV/AIDS from Drs. Fauci and Lane, a new section devoted to oncology, a revitalized art program, medical ethics, and much more.
Table of ContentsPart I: Introduction to Clinical Medicine.
Part II: Cardinal Manifestations and Presentation of Diseases.
Section 1: Pain.
Section 2: Alterations in Body Temperature.
Section 3: Nervous System Dysfunction.
Section 4: Disorders of Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat.
Section 5: Alterations in Circulatory and Respiratory Functions.
Section 6: Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function.
Section 7: Alterations in Urinary Functions and Electrolytes.
Section 8: Alternations in the Urogenital Tract.
Section 9: Alterations in the Skin.
Section 10: Hematologic Alterations.
Section 11: Manifestations of Cancer.
Part III: Genetics and Disease.
Part IV: Clinical Pharmacology.
Part V: Nutrition.
Part VI: Oncology and Hematology.
Section 1: Neoplastic Disorders.
Section 2: Disorders of Hematopoiesis.
Section 3: Disorders of Hemostasis.
Part VII: Infectious Diseases.
Section 1: Basic Considerations in Infectious Diseases.
Section 2: Clincial Syndromes--Community Acquired.
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