Internal Medicine: Just the Facts / Edition 1

Internal Medicine: Just the Facts / Edition 1

by Paul Schmitz, Kevin Martin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071468870

ISBN-13: 9780071468879

Pub. Date: 04/04/2008

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

All the coverage of internal medicine and the subspecialties-in one convenient, portable resource! This new book distills all the essentials of internal medicine into a concise, templated volume that covers the required content areas of the American Board of Internal Medicine certification and recertification exams. Features handy coverage of pathogenesis and

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All the coverage of internal medicine and the subspecialties-in one convenient, portable resource! This new book distills all the essentials of internal medicine into a concise, templated volume that covers the required content areas of the American Board of Internal Medicine certification and recertification exams. Features handy coverage of pathogenesis and disease mechanisms, presentation, physical and lab diagnosis, treatment, and follow up. Perfect for board review and for clinical practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071468879
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/04/2008
Series:
Just The Facts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
840
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Section Editors

Contributors

Preface

Acknowledgments

Section I: INTERDISCIPLINARY MEDICINE

1. Medical Professionalism, Thomas J. Olsen

2. Dermatology, Timothy Rice

3. Nutrition, Nora L. Porter and H. Douglas Walden

4. Preventive Medicine, Robert M. Heaney and Nora L. Porter

5. Perioperative Medicine, H. Douglas Walden

6. Common Problems in Otolaryngology, James Drake

7. Common Problems in Ophthalmology, Thomas J. Olsen

8. Selected Topics in Men's Health, Gina L. Michael, Margaret C. Hochreiter, and Mona Bahl

9. Women's Health, Thomas J. Olsen

SECTION 2: ASSESSING THE MEDICAL LITERATURE

10. The Basics of Statistics, Thomas E. Burroughs

11. Describing and Displaying Data, Thomas E. Burroughs

12. Overview to Inferential Statistics: Estimation and Hypothesis Testing, Thomas E. Burroughs

13. Regression and Survival Analysis, Thomas E. Burroughs

14. Epidemiology and Study Design, Thomas E. Burroughs

Section 3: GERIATRIC MEDICINE

15. Geriatric Assessment, John E. Morley

16. Geriatric Syndromes: The "I's" of Geriatrics, Julie Gammack
17. The Confused Patient, Seema Joshi
18. Frailty, John E. Morley
19. Nutrition in Older Adults, David R. Thomas

20. Geropharmacology, Joseph J. Flaherty

21. Andropause, Syed H. Tariq and Matthew T. Haren

22. Depression in the Elderly, Chinya Murali and George T. Grossberg

SECTION 4: ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY

23. Asthma, Mark S. Dykewicz

24. Immunologic Lung Diseases, Raymond G. Slavin

25. Allergic Rhinitis, Raymond G. Slavin

26. Sinusitis, Raymond G. Slavin

27. Anaphylaxis, Mark S. Dykewicz

28. Drug Allergies, Mark S. Dykewicz

SECTION 5: CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE

29. Cardiac Structure and Basic Physiology

30. Cardiac Diagnostic Testing, Deryk McDowell

31. Electrocardiogram Basics, Frank L. Bleyer

32. Arrhythmias, Daniel Friedman

33. Atrial Fibrillation, Frank L. Bleyer

34. Unstable Angina and Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infraction, Frank L. Bleyer

35. ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction, Jeffrey Ciaramita

36. Chronic Coronary Artery Disease, Richard E. Stewart

37. Aortic Stenosis, Christopher R. Longnecker

38. Aortic Regurgitation, Joseph Polizzi

39. Mitral Stenosis, Jennifer Lash

40. Mitral Regurgitation, Kevin Fitzgerald

41. Endocarditis, Michael Forsberg

42. Heart Failure, Stephen Kuehn

43. Aortic and Peripheral Vessel Disease, Robert Neumayr

44. Diseases of the Pericardium, Peter Mikolajczak and Frank Bleyer

45. Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult, Abhay Laddu and Aaron Tang

SECTION 6: ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM

46. Diabetes Mellitus, Sahar Hachem and Marla Bernbaum

47. Disorders of the Pituitary Gland, Kenneth Patrick L. Ligaray

48. Disorders of Calcium Metabolism, Kent R. Wehmeier

49. Metabolic Bone Diseases, Kent R. Wehmeier

50. Disorders of the Thyroid Gland, Alan B. Silverberg

51. Adrenal Gland, Bahaeldeen A. Laz

52. Familial Hypercholesterolemia, George T. Griffing

SECTION 7: GASTROENTEROLOGY AND LIVER DISEASE

53. Diseases of the Esophagus, M. Louay Omran

54. Diseases of the Stomach, M. Louay Omran

55. Diseases of the Small Bowel, M. Louay Omran

56. Disease of the Colon and Rectum, M. Louay Omran

57. Liver and Biliary Diseases, Adrian M. Di Bisceglie

58. Diseases of the Pancreas, Adrian M. Di Bisceglie

SECTION 8: HEMATOLOGY

59. Bone Marrow and Bone Marrow Failure, Catherine Iasiello

60. Red Blood Cell Disorders, Krishnamohan R. Basarakodu, Stephen L. Graziano, Scott W. McGee, Rajesh R. Nair, Michael C. Perry, Arun Rajan, Huda Salman, and Allison P. Wall

61. White Cell Disorders, C. Daniel Kingsley

62. Normal Hemostasis and Bleeding Disorders, Hans-Joachiim Reimers

63. Thrombophilia, Ganesh C. Kudva

64. Myelodysplasia, Scott McGee

65. Myeloproliferative Disorders, Sri Laxmi Valasareddi

66. Acute Leukemias, Krishnamohan R. Basarakodu

67. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Krishnamohan R. Basarakodu

68. Hodgkin Lymphoma, Rami Owera

69. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, Osama Qubaiah and Paul Petruska

70. Multiple Myeloma and Related Disorders, Christopher N. Hueser

71. Transfusion Medicine, Marian Petrides and Allison Lisle

SECTION 9: ONCOLOGY

72. Oncologic Screening and Detection, Syed Huq

73. Cancer Treatment Overview, Michael C. Perry

74. Central Nervous System Tumors, Nancy F. McKinney

75. Head and Neck Tumors, Huda Salman

76. Breast Cancer, Joanne E. Mortimer

77. Lung Cancer, Vamsidhar Velcheti and Ramaswamy Govindan

78. Gastrointestinal Cancer, Rami Owera

79. Genitourinary Oncology, Noah M. Hahn

80. Gynecologic Cancers, Sara E. Crowder and Michael C. Perry

81. Sarcomas, Nancy F. McKinney

82. Carcinoma of Unknown Primary, C. Daniel Kingsley

83. Oncologic Emergencies, C. Daniel Kingsley

84. The Risk of Therapy-Related Organ Damage in Long-Term Survivors of Cancer Treatment, Michael C. Perry

SECTION 10: INFECTIOUS DISEASE

85. Fever of Unknown Origin, Musab U. Saeed and Donald J. Kennedy

86. Central Nervous System Infections, Musab U. Saeed and Donald J. Kennedy

87. Respiratory Tract Infections, Musab U. Saeed and Donald J. Kennedy

88. Cardiovascular Infections, Musab U. Saeed and Donald J. Kennedy

89. Intraabdominal Infections, Mary Abigail C. Dacuycuy and Donald J. Kennedy

90. Hepatitis, Musab U. Saeed and Donald J. Kennedy

91. Genitourinary Tract Infections, Mary Abigail C. Dacuycuy and Donald J. Kennedy

92. Skin and Soft Tissue Infections, Mary Abigail C. Dacuycuy and Donald J. Kennedy

93. Bone and Joint Infections, Musab U. Saeed and Donald J. Kennedy

94. Sexually Transmitted Infections, Mary Abigail C. Dacuycuy and Donald J. Kennedy

95. Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immuodeficiency Syndrome, Musab U. Saeed and Donald J. Kennedy

96. Mycobacteria, Musab U. Saeed, Mary Abigail C. Dacuycuy, and Donald J. Kennedy

97. Fungal Infections, Mary Abigail C. Dacuycuy and Donald J. Kennedy

98. Nocardia, Mary Abigail C. Dacuycuy and Donald J. Kennedy

99. Rickettsiosis and Ehrlichioses, Mary Abigail C. Dacuycuy and Donald J. Kennedy

100. Protozoan and Helminthic Infections, Musab U. Saeed and Donald J. Kennedy

SECTION 11: NEUROLOGICAL DISEASE

101. Cerebrovascular Disease, Paisith Piriyawat

102. Movement Disorders, Francis A. Mithen

103.Neuromuscular Disorders, Ghazala Hayat

104. Spinal Cord and Nerve Root Disorders, Florian P. Thomas and Robert M. Woolsey

105. Epilepsy, Jayant N. Acharya

106. Headache, David J. Walsh

SECTION 12: PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS

107. Personality Disorders, Miggie Greenberg and Mehret Gebretsadik

108. Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders, Sundeep Jayaprabhu and George T. Grossberg

109. Mood, Anxiety, Sleep, and Eating Disorders, Stacy Neff

110. Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders, Harmeeta K. Singh and Jothika N. Manepalli

111. Substance-Related Disorders, Jeffrey Kao and George T. Grossberg

SECTION 13: PULMONARY MEDICINE AND CRITICAL CARE

112. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Joseph Roland D. Espiritu and George M. Matuschak

113. Interstitial Lung Disease, George M. Matuschak and Ravi P. Nayak

114. Venous Thromboembolism, Wilman Ortega and George M. Matuschak

115. Pleural Diseases, Patricia A. Dettenmeier and George M. Matuschak

116. Acute Respiratory Failure and Acute Lung Injury/ARDS, George M. Matuschak

117. Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders, Joseph Roland D. Espiritu

SECTION 14: NEPHROLOGY AND HYPERTENSION

118. Approach to the Patient with Kidney Disease, Kevin J. Martin

119. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Disorders, Paul G. Schmitz

120. Acute Kidney Injury, Zhiwei Zhang

121. Chronic Kidney Disease, Marie D. Philipneri

122. Glomerular Disease, Rizwan A. Qazi and Bahar Bastani

123. Tubulointerstitial Disease, Alejandro C. Alvarez

124. Pathophysiology and Treatment of Kidney Stones, Rizwan A. Qazi and Bahar Bastani

125. Clinical Hypertension, Paul G. Schmitz

SECTION 15: RHEUMATOLOGY

126. Crystal-Induced Arthropathies, Katherine K. Temprano

127. Vasculitis, Gideon Nesher

128. The Spondyloarthropathies, Rama Bandlamudi

129. Osteoarthritis, Peri Hickman Pepmueller

130. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Terry L. Moore

131. Miscellaneous Connective Tissue Diseases, Thomas G. Osborn

132. Rheumatoid Arthritis, Terry L. Moore

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