Medicine / Edition 4

Medicine / Edition 4

by Mark C. Fishman, Thaler, Andrew R. Hoffman, Richard D. Klausner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0397514646

ISBN-13: 9780397514649

Pub. Date: 06/01/1996

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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:
9780397514649
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
06/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
654
Product dimensions:
7.87(w) x 9.84(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Pt. ICardiology
1Sudden Death3
2Coronary Artery Disease9
3Cardiac Catheterization and Hemodynamic Measurements29
4Valvular Heart Disease33
5Heart Failure45
6Cardiac Arrhythmias59
7Hypertension69
8Pericardial Disease79
Pt. IIPulmonary Disease
9Hemoptysis85
10Pulmonary Function Tests91
11Asthma97
12Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease105
13Pleural Diseases111
14Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Thromboembolism117
15Aspiration Syndromes125
16Acute Respiratory Failure129
Pt. IIIRenal Disease
17Fluids, Electrolytes, and pH Homeostasis137
18Acute Renal Failure149
19Chronic Renal Failure157
20Nephrolithiasis167
Pt. IVEndocrine Disease
21Diseases of the Pituitary173
22Thyroid Disease183
23Diseases of the Parathyroid Glands and Bone195
24Diseases of the Adrenal Gland207
25Diabetes Mellitus213
26Hypoglycemia229
27Gonadal Dysfunction and Menopause235
Pt. VGastrointestinal Disease
28Gastrointestinal Bleeding243
29Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Peptic Ulcer Disease251
30Acute Infections Diarrhea265
31Malabsorption271
32Inflammatory Bowel Disease277
33Pancreatitis289
34Hepatitis295
35Cirrhosis and Liver Failure305
36Acute Gallbladder Disease315
Pt. VIRheumatology
37Monoarticular Arthritis321
38Polyarthritis329
39The Connective Tissue Diseases339
40Vasculitis347
Pt. VIIHematology
41Transfusions355
42Anemia363
43Abnormalities of Hemostasis377
Pt. VIIIOncology
44Chemotherapeutic Treatment389
45Leukemia, Lymphoma, and Multiple Myeloma395
46Lung Cancer413
47Gastrointestinal Cancer423
48Breast Tumors437
49Prostrate Cancer449
50Gonadal Tumors455
Pt. IXInfectious Disease
51Antimicrobial Therapy465
52Bacteremia and Septic Shock475
53Infectious Meningitis481
54Acute Infectious Diseases of the Lung: Acute Bronchitis and Pneumonia489
55Tuberculosis499
56Infectious Endocarditis507
57Urinary Tract Infections515
58Sexually Transmitted Diseases519
59Osteomyelitis, Cellulitis, and Deep Soft Tissue Infection527
60AIDS and Diseases of the Immunocompromised Host535
61Treatment of Infectious Diseases in the Ambulatory Setting547
Pt. XNeurology
62Epilepsy557
63Coma573
64Stroke587
65Demyelinating Diseases605
66Dementia617
67Neuromuscular Diseases633
Pt. XIPsychosocial Conditions
68Drug and Alcohol Abuse663
69Depression677
70Anxiety685
Index691

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