Medicine / Edition 5

Medicine / Edition 5

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by Andrew R. Hoffman, Richard D. Klausner, Malcolm S. Thayler
     
 


Crystal-clear and easy-to-read, this popular text focuses on the essential pathophysiology, diagnoses, and management of the most common clinical situations. The Fifth Edition updates all diagnostic and therapeutic information and increases the number of illustrations and x-rays. Detailed coverage of when to hospitalize a patient can be found in the management… See more details below

Overview


Crystal-clear and easy-to-read, this popular text focuses on the essential pathophysiology, diagnoses, and management of the most common clinical situations. The Fifth Edition updates all diagnostic and therapeutic information and increases the number of illustrations and x-rays. Detailed coverage of when to hospitalize a patient can be found in the management sections of each chapter. The STD and HIV/AIDS chapters have been heavily modified for this edition, and there is also expanded coverage of genetics, geriatrics, and transplantation. A must have for medical students and residents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781725439
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
08/28/2003
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
741
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents


    PART I
    Cardiology

  1. Sudden Death 3
  2. Coronary Artery Disease 9
  3. Cardiac Catheterization and Hemodynamic Measurements 29
  4. Valvular Heart Disease 33
  5. Heart Failure 45
  6. Cardiac Arrhythmias 59
  7. Hypertension 69
  8. Pericardial Disease 79

    PART II
    Pulmonary Disease

  9. Hemoptysis 85
  10. Pulmonary Function Tests 91
  11. Asthma 97
  12. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 105
  13. Pleural Diseases 111
  14. Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Thromboembolism 117
  15. Aspiration Syndromes 125
  16. Acute Respiratory Failure 129

    PART III
    Renal Disease

  17. Fluids, Electrolytes, and pH Homeostasis 137
  18. Acute Renal Failure 149
  19. Chronic Renal Failure 157
  20. Nephrolithiasis 167

    PART IV
    Endocrine Disease

  21. Diseases of the Pituitary 173
  22. Thyroid Disease 183
  23. Diseases of the Parathyroid Glands and Bone 195
  24. Diseases of the Adrenal Gland 207
  25. Diabetes Mellitus 213
  26. Hypoglycemia 229
  27. Gonadal Dysfunction and Menopause 235

    PART V
    Gastrointestinal Disease

  28. Gastrointestinal Bleeding 243
  29. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Peptic Ulcer Disease 251
  30. Acute Infectious Diarrhea 265
  31. Malabsorption 271
  32. Inflammatory Bowel Disease 277
  33. Pancreatitis 289
  34. Hepatitis 295
  35. Cirrhosis and Liver Failure 305
  36. Acute Gallbladder Disease 315

    PART VI
    Rheumatology

  37. Monoarticular Arthritis 321
  38. Polyarthritis 329
  39. The Connective Tissue Diseases 339
  40. Vasculitis 347

    PART VII
    Hematology

  41. Transfusions 355
  42. Anemia 363
  43. Abnormalities of Hemostasis 377

    PART VIII
    Oncology

  44. Chemotherapeutic Treatment 389
  45. Leukemia, Lymphoma, and Multiple Myeloma 395
  46. Lung Cancer 413
  47. Gastrointestinal Cancer 423
  48. Breast Tumors 437
  49. Prostrate Cancer 449
  50. Gonadal Tumors 455

    PART IX
    Infectious Disease

  51. Antimicrobial Therapy 465
  52. Bacteremia and Septic Shock 475
  53. Infectious Meningitis 481
  54. Acute Infectious Diseases of the Lung: Acute Bronchitis and Pneumonia 489
  55. Tuberculosis 499
  56. Infectious Endocarditis 507
  57. Urinary Tract Infections 515
  58. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 519
  59. Osteomyelitis, Cellulitis, and Deep Soft Tissue Infection 527
  60. AIDS and Diseases of the Immunocompromised Host 535
  61. Treatment of Infectious Diseases in the Ambulatory Setting 547

    PART X
    Neurology

  62. Epilepsy 557
  63. Coma 573
  64. Stroke 587
  65. Demyelinating Diseases 605
  66. Dementia 617
  67. Neuromuscular Diseases 633

    PART XI
    Psychosocial Conditions

  68. Drug and Alcohol Abuse 663
  69. Depression 677
  70. Anxiety 685

INDEX 691

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