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Swanson's Family Practice Review: A Problem-Oriented Approach / Edition 5

Swanson's Family Practice Review: A Problem-Oriented Approach / Edition 5

by Alfred F. Tallia, Dennis A. Cardone, Kenneth H. Ibsen, David F. Howarth

ISBN-10: 0323030009

ISBN-13: 9780323030007

Pub. Date: 06/30/2004

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The 5th edition of Swanson's Family Practice Review is a case base programmed text written for physicians with the certification and recertification examinations in mind, but is also of value for all physicians desiring to update their knowledge concerning practical aspects of primary care.

• More than 75% all-new cases and questions—the most thorough


The 5th edition of Swanson's Family Practice Review is a case base programmed text written for physicians with the certification and recertification examinations in mind, but is also of value for all physicians desiring to update their knowledge concerning practical aspects of primary care.

• More than 75% all-new cases and questions—the most thorough revision of the text ever
• All new or enhanced content in sports medicine, public health, bioterrorism, evidence-based medicine, reading & interpreting medical literature, chronic & acute pain management, systems medicine, and medical errors and error reduction

• More than 2100 board-style questions—more than any competing product
• New 8-page color insert featuring dermatology images, which mimic the type of images seen on the examination
• Problem-oriented format that simulates clinical situations and allows the user to relate questions to real-life patient scenarios
• Case-based organization, with questions related to each case

Product Details

Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Product dimensions:
8.18(w) x 11.14(h) x 0.93(d)

Table of Contents

Section I. Epidemiology and Public Health

Chapter 1. The Yearly Complete Physical Examination vs. Focused Periodic Health Maintenance Examination
Chapter 2. Fundamental Epidemiology
Chapter 3. Physician Intervention in Smoking Cessation
Chapter 4. Trends in Cancer Epidemiology
Chapter 5. Cardiovascular Epidemiology Chapter 6. Use and Abuse of Laboratory Medicine for Routine Screening
Chapter 7. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
Chapter 8. The Diagnosis and Treatment of influenza
Chapter 9. Bioterrorism

Section II Adult Medicine

Chapter 10. Acute Myocardial Infarction
Chapter 11. Angina
Chapter 12. Dyslipidemia
Chapter 13. Congestive Heart Failure
Chapter 14. Hypertension
Chapter 15. Dysrhythmia
Chapter 16. Obesity
Chapter 17. Pulmonary Embolism
Chapter 18. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chapter 19. Asthma
Chapter 20. Pneumonia
Chapter 21. Esophageal Disorders
Chapter 22. Peptic Ulcer Disease
Chapter 23. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Chapter 24. Irritable Bowel Disease
Chapter 25. Hepatitis And Cirrhosis
Chapter 26. Diabetes Mellitus
Chapter 27. Thyroid
Chapter 28. Miscellaneous Endocrine
Chapter 29. Autoimmune & Connective Tissue Disorders
Chapter 30. Multiple Sclerosis and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Chapter 31. Acne, Rosacea, And Other Common Dermatologic Conditions
Chapter 32. Headache
Chapter 33. Seizure Disorders
Chapter 34. Anemia
Chapter 35. Lymphoma, Leukemia, & Multiple Myeloma
Chapter 36. Rheumatoid Arthritis
Chapter 37.Osteoarthritis
Chapter 38. Mononucleosis
Chapter 39. Fibromyalgia
Chapter 40.Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chapter 41.Gout & Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition
Chapter 42. Glomerulonephritis And Other Acute Nephropathies
Chapter 43. Urinary Track Infections & Pyelonephritis
Chapter 44. Acute and Chronic Renal Failure
Chapter 45. Sleep Disorders
Chapter 46. Fluid & Electrolyte Abnormalities
Chapter 47. Developmental Disabilities . .
Chapter 48. Colon, Lung, and Other Solid Tissue Cancers
Chapter 49. Cancer Pain Management
Chapter 50 Palliative Care

Section III. Women’s Health

Chapter 51. Osteoporosis
Chapter 52. Vulvovaginitis and Bacterial Vaginosis
Chapter 53. Cervical Abnormalities
Chapter 54. Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual
Dysphoric Disorder
Chapter 55. Postmenopausal Symptoms
Chapter 56. Dysmenorrhea
Chapter 57. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
Chapter 58. Ectopic Pregnancy
Chapter 59. Selection And Management Of Contraceptive Modalities
Chapter 60. Diagnosis and Treatment of Sexually
Transmitted Diseases
Chapter 61. Infertility

Section IV. Maternity Care

Chapter 62. Family-Centered Maternity Care
Chapter 63. Routine Prenatal Care
Chapter 64. Screening Protocols
Chapter 65. Pregnancy
Chapter 66. Labor
Chapter 67. Post-Term Pregnancy
Chapter 68. Preterm Labor
Chapter 69. Spontaneous and Therapeutic Abortion
Chapter 70. Puerperal Infections and Other Complications
Chapter 71. Gestational Diabetes
Chapter 72. Hypertension in Pregnancy
Chapter 73. Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Chapter 74. Postpartum Blues, Depression, and Psychoses

Section V. Behavioral Science & Communication

Chapter 75. Depressive Disorders
Chapter 76. Bipolar Disorder
Chapter 77. Schizophrenia
Chapter 78. Alcohol Dependence and Abuse
Chapter 79. Drug Abuse
Chapter 80. Eating Disorders
Chapter 81.Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Chapter 82. Factitious Disorder
Chapter 83. Somatoform Disorder
Chapter 84. Panic Disorder
Chapter 85. Social Phobia, Posttraumatic Stress and
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
Chapter 86. Sexual Dysfunction Disorders
Chapter 87. Psychotherapy in Family Medicine
Chapter 88. Patient Use of Alternative Care
Chapter 89. Domestic Violence
Chapter 90. Ethics and Responsibilities Regarding
Chapter 91. How to Break Bad News

Section VI. Children and Adolescence

Chapter 93. Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity, Conduct and Oppositional Defiant Disorders.
Chapter 93. Child Abuse
Chapter 94. Neonatal Jaundice
Chapter 95. Colic
Chapter 96. Immunizations
Chapter 97. Infant Feeding
Chapter 98. Failure to Thrive and Short Stature
Chapter 99. Respiratory Syndromes
Chapter 100. Otitis Media
Chapter 101. Common Cold
Chapter 102. Streptococcal Infections
Chapter 103. Viral Exanthems
Chapter 104. Pneumonia
Chapter 105. Fever Without Focus
Chapter 106. Gastroenteritis
Chapter 107. Recurrent Abdominal Pain
Chapter 108. Limping Child
Chapter 109. Foot and Leg Deformities
Chapter 110. Adolescent Development
Chapter 111. Enuresis
Chapter 112. Allergic Rhinitis
Chapter 113. Diaper Dermatitis
Chapter 114. Cardiac Murmurs
Chapter 115. Over the Counter Drugs
Chapter 116. Sickle Cell Disease
Chapter 117. Nutrition and Physical Activity
Chapter 118. Leukemias and Other Malignancies

Section VII. General Surgery and Surgical Subspecialties

Chapter 119. Appendicitis
Chapter 120. Biliary Tract Disease
Chapter 121. Office Surgery
Chapter 122. Pancreatitis
Chapter 123. Pancreatic Carcinoma
Chapter 124. Bowel Disorders
Chapter 125. Breast Disease
Chapter 126. Ophthalmologic Chapters
Chapter 127. Renal Stones
Chapter 128. Prostate Disease
Chapter 129. Ear Nose and Throat
Chapter 130. Melanoma and Skin Disorders

Section VIII. Geriatric Medicine

Chapter 131. Elder Abuse
Chapter 132. Ethical Dilemmas
Chapter 133. Dementia and Delirium
Chapter 134. Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Temporal Arteritis
Chapter 135. Hypertension
Chapter 136. Parkinson’s Disease
Chapter 137. Constipation
Chapter 138. Pneumonia
Chapter 139. Urinary Incontinence
Chapter 140. Depression
Chapter 141. Pressure Ulcers
Chapter 142. Polypharmacy and Drug Reactions
Chapter 143. Falls
Chapter 144. Stroke
Chapter 145. Erectile Dysfunction

Section IX. Emergency and Sports Medicine

Chapter 146. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Chapter 147. Advanced Trauma Life Support
Chapter 148. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Chapter 149. Emergency Treatment of Abdominal Pain in The Elderly
Chapter 150. Acute and Chronic Poisoning
Chapter 151. Urticaria and Angioneurotic Edema
Chapter 152. Fractures and Splinting
Chapter 153. Heat and Cold Illness
Chapter 154. Upper Extremity
Chapter 155. Lower Extremity
Chapter 156. Low Back Pain
Chapter 157. Acceleration and Deceleration Neck Injuries
Chapter 158. Concussions
Chapter 159. Exercise Prescription
Chapter 160. Female Athlete Triad
Chapter 161. Infectious Disease and Sports
Chapter 162. Pre Participation Evaluation
Chapter 163. High Altitude and Barotrauma

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