Pocket Medicine: The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Internal Medicine: Powered by Skyscape, Inc. / Edition 2

Pocket Medicine: The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Internal Medicine: Powered by Skyscape, Inc. / Edition 2

by Marc S. Sabatine
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781753643

ISBN-13: 9780781753647

Pub. Date: 05/28/2005

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this PDA version of Pocket Medicine is one of the best-selling references for medical students, interns, and residents on the wards and candidates reviewing for internal medicine board exams. In bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms, this easy-to-navigate handheld reference

Overview

Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this PDA version of Pocket Medicine is one of the best-selling references for medical students, interns, and residents on the wards and candidates reviewing for internal medicine board exams. In bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms, this easy-to-navigate handheld reference provides key clinical information about common problems in all areas of internal medicine. Users can customize the content by adding their own notes and comments. This thoroughly updated Second Edition includes new entries on neurological problems, particularly stroke and seizures.
Platform: Palm OS, Windows CE, and Pocket PC handheld devices

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781753647
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
05/28/2005
Series:
Pocket Notebook Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Product dimensions:
5.42(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

CARDIOLOGY
Annabel A. Chen, Sahil A. Parikh, Sekar Kathiresan, Marc S. Sabatine

Electrocardiography Chest Pain Non-Invasive Evaluation of CAD Acute Coronary Syndromes Pulmonary Artery (Swan-Ganz) Catheter Heart Failure Cardiomyopathies Valvular Heart Disease Pericardial Disease Hypertension Aortic Dissection Arrhythmias Atrial Fibrillation Syncope Pacemakers Cardiac Risk Assessment for Noncardiac Surgery

PULMONARY
Ednan K. Bajwa, Majd Mouded, Atul Malhotra, David M. Systrom

Dyspnea Pulmonary Function Tests Asthma Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Interstitial Lung Disease Pleural Effusion Venous Thromboembolism Hemoptysis Solitary Pulmonary Nodule Pulmonary Hypertension Respiratory Failure Mechanical Ventilation Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

GASTROENTEROLOGY
Andrew S. Ross, David G. Forcione, Lawrence S. Friedman

Esophageal and Gastric Disorders Gastrointestinal Bleeding Diarrhea Diverticular Disease Inflammatory Bowel Disease Mesenteric Ischemia Acute Pancreatitis Abnormal Liver Tests Hepatitis Acute Liver Failure Cirrhosis Ascites Biliary Tract Disease

NEPHROLOGY
Ishir Bhan, Karen V. Smirnakis, Myles S. Wolf

Acid-Base Disturbances Sodium and Water Homeostasis Potassium Homeostasis Urinalysis Acute Renal Failure Glomerular Disease Chronic Kidney Disease & Dialysis Nephrolithiasis

HEMATOLOGY-ONCOLOGY
Ina P. Rhee, Levi A. Garraway, Daniel J. DeAngelo, Michael V. Seiden

Anemia Disorders of Hemostasis Transfusion Therapy Myeloproliferative Disorders (MPD)
Leukemia Lymphoma Plasma Cell Dyscrasias Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Differential Diagnosis of Disorders of Leukocytes Lung Cancer Breast Cancer Prostate Cancer Colorectal Cancer Pancreatic Cancer Oncologic Emergencies

INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Anne G. Kasmar, Salvatore A. Cilmi, Benjamin T. Davis

Pneumonia Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
Soft Tissue and Bone Infections Meningitis Bacterial Endocarditis Tuberculosis HIV/AIDS Lyme Disease Fever of Unknown Origin (FUO)

ENDOCRINOLOGY
Deborah Wexler, Juan C. Pallais, Richard Bringhurst

Pituitary Disorders Thyroid Disorders Adrenal Disorders Calcium Disorders Diabetes Mellitus Lipid Disorders

RHEUMATOLOGY
Alyssa K. Johnsen, Karen H. Costenbader, Karen V. Atkinson

Arthritis – Overview Rheumatoid Arthritis Crystal Deposition Arthritides Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies Infectious Arthritis Connective Tissue Diseases Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
Vasculitis Cryoglobulinemia Amyloidosis

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