Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine / Edition 16

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine / Edition 16

by Dennis L. Kasper, Braunwald, Hauser, Longo
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071391401

ISBN-13: 9780071391405

Pub. Date: 08/15/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

THE NEW COLOR OF MEDICINE

HUNDREDS OF DIAGRAMS AND CLINICAL PHOTOS INTEGRATED INTO THE TEXT – FOR THE FIRST TIME IN FULL COLOR

*This description refers to the single-volume of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 16/e.

The Harrison's name is synonymous with internal medicine. HPIM continues to be the most authoritative and

Overview

THE NEW COLOR OF MEDICINE

HUNDREDS OF DIAGRAMS AND CLINICAL PHOTOS INTEGRATED INTO THE TEXT – FOR THE FIRST TIME IN FULL COLOR

*This description refers to the single-volume of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 16/e.

The Harrison's name is synonymous with internal medicine. HPIM continues to be the most authoritative and #1 selling medical textbook throughout the world. From its unique section on signs and symptoms through to the most comprehensive coverage of most all conditions seen by physician’s, Harrison's is the internal medicine reference of choice. Harrison's 16th Edition features new, expanded, revised and updated material on the key topics in medical practice today. From the latest research findings to up-to-the-minute advances in diagnostic and treatment methodologies, Harrison's puts the facts you need at your fingertips.

The 16th Edition improves on a winning formula with:
*State-of-the-art coverage of over 4,700 diseases and disorders—more than any other internal medicine text – in the areas of oncology and hematology; infectious diseases; cardiology; pulmonology; gastroenterology; clinical immunology; rheumatology; endocrinology; and neurology
*A brand new full color format—665 full color drawings, 175 clinical and laboratory images, and hundreds of boxes, tables, and algorithms that use color to guide you to the information you need ASAP in everyday patient care
*Thorough revision and updates of virtually all chapters
*The addition of key new chapters – including extensive new coverage of Critical Care Medicine
*145 algorithms for makingaccurate clinical decisions fast at the point of care
*1,160 easy-access tables for immediate access to vital information and formulas
*Cardinal manifestations of disease/signs and symptoms in 55 chapters (you’ll find yourself turning to this section over and over again). Here you will find all the major manifestations, such as fever, pain, aches and rash, presented in depth, with a referral that takes you to the disease section for the complete chapter.

Stay a step ahead of everyday practice with the most authoritative, comprehensive, and useful guide to the entire spectrum of internal medicine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071391405
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
08/15/2004
Edition description:
2-Volume Set, 16th Edition
Pages:
2680
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.80(d)

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Table of Contents

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL MEDICINE


PART TWO: CARDINAL MANIFESTATIONS AND PRESENTATION OF DISEASE


PART THREE: GENETICS AND DISEASE


PART FOUR: NUTRITION


PART FIVE: ONCOLOGY AND HEMATOLOGY


PART SIX: INFECTIOUS DISEASES


PART SEVEN: BIOTERRORISM AND CLINICAL MEDICINE


PART EIGHT: DISORDERS OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM


PART NINE: DISORDERS OF THE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM


PART TEN: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE


PART ELEVEN: DISORDERS OF THE KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT


PART TWELVE: DISORDERS OF THE GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM


PART THIRTEEN: DISORDERS OF THE IMMUNE SYSTEM, CONNECTIVE TISSUE, AND JOINTS


PART FOURTEEN: ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM


PART FIFTEEN: NEUROLOGIC DISORDERS


PART SIXTEEN: POISONING, DRUG OVERDOSE, AND ENVENOMATION

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