Description: This quick reference on more than 200 clinical problems typically seen in the outpatient setting is a companion to the fourth edition of the authors' Primary Care Medicine: Office Evaluation and Management of the Adult Patient (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000).
Purpose: The purpose is to provide easy accessibility to recommendations for screening, prevention, workup, and management of clinical problems. This is a worthy goal, which this product meets.
Audience: Primary care providers, physicians or residents, are the audience. The authors are credible authorities.
Features: This is a concise reference on a multiple array of commonly seen outpatient problems. The information is easy to install on a PDA and it is easy to maneuver through the different sections and table. The presentation is brief, but the material is covered well.
Assessment: This concise but thorough presentation of the material meets the goals of this program and is above average, in my opinion.