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Resident Readiness Internal Medicine / Edition 1

Resident Readiness Internal Medicine / Edition 1

by Debra Klamen, Susan Hingle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071773185

ISBN-13: 9780071773188

Pub. Date: 06/21/2013

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

ARE YOU READY? GET RESIDENT READY.

Inspired by the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine's popular course, Resident Readiness: Internal Medicine prepares you for success during your medical internship. Inside is a full range of clinical scenarios you may experience during your internal medicine residency, supported by comprehension

Overview

ARE YOU READY? GET RESIDENT READY.

Inspired by the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine's popular course, Resident Readiness: Internal Medicine prepares you for success during your medical internship. Inside is a full range of clinical scenarios you may experience during your internal medicine residency, supported by comprehension questions with detailed answer explanations and tips to remember. You will also learn the clinical problem-solving process so you can think quickly on your feet, especially when time is critical. With the book's step-by-step guidance, you will gain the confidence you need to perform at your best on Day One of your residency.

Beyond treating your patient, Resident Readiness prepares you to

  • Deal successfully with emergencies on the floor
  • Safely hand off patients
  • Handle call
  • Discharge and follow up with your patients
  • Smooth your transition and be ready for residency
  • Case-based approach brings your readiness to the next level
  • Targets what you really need to know to care for patients on day one

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071773188
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
06/21/2013
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
1,097,660
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors ix

Acknowledgments xiii

Introduction xv

I Inpatient Medicine 1

1 Patients With Abdominal Pain Sayeeda Azra Jabeen 3

2 A 64-year-old Woman Who Is Found Unresponsive Mohamad Alhosaini 19

3 A 65-year-old Woman With Chest Pain Mohamad Alhosaini 31

4 An 80-year-old Man With Generalized Weakness Mohamad Alhosaini 43

5 A 48-year-old Man With Restlessness, Tremulousness, and Hypertension Se Young Han 55

6 Arrhythmias Sayeeda Azra Jabeen Susan Thompson Hingle 65

7 A 40-year-old Man With Chest Pain Muralidhar Papireddy Se Young Han Susan Thompson Hingle 81

8 A 64-year-old Man With Increasing Dyspnea MuhammadFarooq Asghar 97

9 A 40-year-old Woman With Shortness of Breath Siegfried W. B. Yu 105

10 Delirium Edgard Cumpa 121

11 Diabetes Emergencies Deepika Nallala Michael Jakoby 127

12 A 64-year-old Male Requiring Diabetes Management in the Hospital Michael Jakoby Owaise M. Y. Mansuri 137

13 Diarrhea in Hospitalized Patients Sayeeda Azra Jabeen 145

14 An 86-year-old Woman With Fever and Chills Muhammad Farooq Asghar 153

15 A 76-year-old Woman With a UTI and Hypernatremia Mohamad Alhosaini 169

16 Gastrointestinal Bleeding Zak Gurnsey 177

A 70-year-old Female With Acute Onset of Dyspnea Thamilvani Thiruvasahar 189

18 An 89-year-old Man With Acute Respiratory Failure Requiring Intubation ZakGurnsey 197

19 A 77-year-old Man in Need of Nutritional Support Vajeeha Tabassum 205

20 An 80-year-old Woman With Pain After a Fracture Repair Alan J. Deckard 217

21 A 78-year-old Woman in Need of a Preoperative Risk Assessment Robert Robinson 225

22 A 72-year-old Man With Pneumonia Robert Robinson 235

23 Respiratory Failure Christine I. Todd 247

24 A 60-year-old Woman With Loss of Consciousness Edgard Cumpa 253

25 A 25-year-old Patient With Fever, Vomiting, and Flank Pain Tiffany Leung 259

26 A 78-year-old Woman With Slurred Speech Zak Gurnsey 269

27 A 21-year-old Female With Loss of Consciousness Muralidhar Papireddy Se Young Han Susan Thompson Hingle 275

28 A 32-year-old Woman with Fever, Chills, and Weakness Status Post a Blood Transfusion Vajeeha Tabassum 293

29 A 75-year-old Man With Dyspnea and Pleuritic Chest Pain Robert Robinson 305

II Outpatient Medicine 313

30 A 55-year-old Woman With Cough and Shortness of Breath Siegfried W. B. Yu 315

31 Cancer Screening Omar A. Vargas 327

32 A 65-year-old Man With a GFR of 55 Omar A. Vargas 335

33 A 46-year-old Woman With Chronic Pain Stacy Sattovia 343

34 A 37-year-old Woman With Low Energy and Difficulty Sleeping Tiffany Leung 349

35 A 55-year-old Woman is Diagnosed with Diabetes Owaise M. Y. Mansuri Michael Jakoby 365

36 A 69-year-old Man Diagnosed With Metastatic Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Vajeeha Tabassum 375

37 An 80-year-old Woman With a Headache Siegfried W. B. Yu 383

38 Evaluation and Management of Lipid Disorders Chaitanya K. Mamillapalli Michael Jakoby 399

39 A 55-year-old Man With a History of Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 and Hypertension Omar A. Vargas 417

40 Immunizations and Other Preventive Medicine Omar A. Vargas 431

41 A 36-year-old Woman With Nasal Congestion Sheryll Mae C. Soriano 445

42 A 22-year-old Woman With Urinary Frequency and Suprapubic Pain Muralidhar Papireddy Susan Thompson Hingle 455

III Transitions of Care 463

43 A 76-year-old Man Discharged After an Upper GI Bleed Christine I. Todd 465

44 A Woman With Mild Dementia and a CHF Exacerbation Christine I. Todd 473

45 A Patient in Respiratory Distress Christine I. Todd 479

46 A 78-year-old Woman Taking Multiple Medications Tiffany Leung J. Mark Ruscin 483

47 A 63-year-old Man With Urosepsis Tiffany Leung 493

48 A 72-year-old Man With Social Issues Stacy Sattovia 503

Index 509

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