Resident's Guide to Ambulatory Care / Edition 6

Resident's Guide to Ambulatory Care / Edition 6

by Michael B. Weinstock, Michael B. Ed. Weinstock, Daniel M. Neides, Miriam Chan
     
 

ISBN-10: 189001866X

ISBN-13: 9781890018665

Pub. Date: 02/01/2009

Publisher: Anadem Publishing, Incorporated

The Resident's Guide to Ambulatory Care continues to be written by residents, for residents with contributions from 47 experienced physicians. The fifth edition involved an extensive literature search and modifications of every chapter and took almost 1 1/2 years to complete! The new edition includes comprehensive new charts and tables, algorithms, and current…  See more details below

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The Resident's Guide to Ambulatory Care continues to be written by residents, for residents with contributions from 47 experienced physicians. The fifth edition involved an extensive literature search and modifications of every chapter and took almost 1 1/2 years to complete! The new edition includes comprehensive new charts and tables, algorithms, and current national guidelines for evaluation and management of many ambulatory conditions. The references have been updated and some chapters have web links for continually updated information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781890018665
Publisher:
Anadem Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
502
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

I.Care of Children
1.The Newborn Exam3
2.The Developing Child & Normal Pediatric Vital Signs5
3.Childhood Immunization Schedule & Health Care6
4.Infant Formula & Breast-feeding10
5.Neonatal Jaundice13
6.Fever Without a Source in Infants 0-36 Months of Age: Evaluation of the Febrile Infant & Toddler15
7.Asthma in Children18
8.Otitis Media22
9.Pharyngitis25
10.Croup (Acute Laryngotracheitis)28
11.Bronchiolitis29
12.Diarrhea in Children31
13.Constipation in Children35
14.Urinary Tract Infections in Children38
15.Enuresis40
16.Rashes in Children42
17.Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)45
Ocular Disorders & Screening - See Chapter 66
Seizure Disorders - See Chapter 57
II.Care of the Pregnant Patient & Breast-feeding
18.Prenatal Care51
19.Medications During Pregnancy & Lactation55
20.Questions Expecting Parents Commonly Ask/Radiation in Pregnancy61
21.OB Admission Note64
22.OB Delivery Note65
23.Postpartum Discharge Instructions65
24.Postpartum Checkup66
Infant Formula & Breast-feeding - See Chapter 4
Radiation exposure in pregnancy - See Chapter 20
III.Women's Health
25.Contraception69
26.Pap Smears: Indications & Interpretation75
27.Abnormal Uterine Bleeding79
28.Amenorrhea82
29.Menopause & Hormone Replacement Therapy84
30.The Premenstrual Syndrome & Dysmenorrhea88
31.Evaluation of Breast Mass, Breast Pain & Nipple Discharge90
32.Vaginitis & Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)92
33.Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)95
IV.Preventive Medicine
34.Cancer Statistics, Screening & Periodic Health Exams99
35.Smoking Cessation102
36.Endocarditis Prophylaxis104
37.Tuberculosis Screening108
V.Cardiology & Pulmonary Disorders
38.Evaluation of Chest Pain113
39.ECG Interpretation117
40.Hyperlipidemia122
41.Hypertension128
42.Coronary Artery Disease136
43.Heart Failure140
44.Atrial Fibrillation145
45.Ambulatory Post-MI Management150
46.Cardiac Stress Testing152
47.Shortness of Breath154
48.Community-Acquired Pneumonia (CAP)158
49.Asthma in Adults162
50.Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)166
51.Acute Bronchitis169
VI.Management of Common Ambulatory Conditions
52.Diabetes Mellitus173
53.Thyroid Disease & Testing182
54.Headache: Diagnosis & Management189
55.Evaluation & Management of Dizziness192
56.Prevention & Management of CVAs195
57.Seizure Disorders199
58.Concussion Evaluation202
59.Liver Function Tests205
60.Diagnosis & Management of Hepatitis B208
61.GERD & PUD211
62.Evaluation of Diarrhea in Adults216
63.Constipation in Adults219
64.Hemorrhoids220
65.Anemia222
66.Ocular Disorders & Screening225
67.Allergic Rhinitis/Seasonal Allergies229
68.Acute Sinusitis232
69.Differential Diagnosis of Arthritis235
70.Osteoarthritis238
71.Rheumatoid Arthritis239
72.Gouty Arthritis243
73.Osteoporosis246
74.Urinary Tract Infections249
75.Hematuria252
76.Proteinuria255
77.Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia257
78.Calcium Disorders260
79.Potassium Metabolism263
80.Adverse Drug Interactions & Prescribing Errors266
81.Medication Adherence270
Otitis Media - See Chapter 8
Pharyngitis - See Chapter 9
VII.Musculoskeletal/Sports Medicine
82.Common Fractures/Describing Fractures275
83.Ankle Injuries277
84.Knee Injuries281
85.Shoulder Injuries285
86.Elbow Injuries288
87.Carpal Tunnel Syndrome291
88.Low Back Pain292
89.Corticosteroid Injection of Joints296
VIII.Dermatology
90.Describing Dermatologic Lesions301
91.Contact Dermatitis303
92.Acne & Rosacea305
93.Skin Biopsies309
94.Topical Steroids312
95.Warts, Scabies, Lice & Superficial Tinea Infection Management313
96.Hair Changes & Balding315
IX.Surgery
97.Evaluation of Abdominal Pain319
98.Diverticulosis & Diverticulitis323
99.Management of Wounds325
100.Pain Management in Adults & Children329
101.Preoperative Evaluation332
X.Care of Patients with Psychiatric Disorders
102.Anxiety Disorders339
103.Depression & Dysthymia342
104.Sexual Dysfunction347
105.Alcohol and Other Drugs of Abuse352
XI.Care of the Geriatric Patient
106.Periodic Health Screening in the Elderly357
107.Drugs to be Cautious of in the Elderly358
108.Falls in the Elderly362
109.Compression Fractures364
110.Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly365
111.Evaluation of Mental Status Changes368
112.Addressing Code Status372
XII.HIV & AIDS
113.Ambulatory HIV/AIDS Management375
114.AIDS-Defining Conditions383
115.CD4 Cell Counts & Associated Clinical Manifestations384
116.Work-up in Patients with HIV/AIDS385
117.Post-exposure Prophylaxis of HIV390
XIII.Appendix
118.Formulas395
119.Symptomatic Medications: Colds & Flu, Sinusitis, Bronchitis, Etc.396
120.Adult Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Protocols398
121.Common Adult Emergency Drug Dosage407
122.Preparation of Infusion for Adult Emergency Drugs408
Index409

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