Textbook of Family Practice / Edition 3

Textbook of Family Practice / Edition 3

by Robert E. Rakel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721674291

ISBN-13: 9780721674292

Pub. Date: 11/28/1983

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

For more than 25 years, this trusted reference has guided physicians through every aspect of their practice, offering advice that has encouraged excellence, strengthened careers, and broadened patient bases. Now thoroughly updated and streamlined, the 6th edition features many all-new chapters and meticulous revisions to reflect the latest approaches and findings.…  See more details below

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For more than 25 years, this trusted reference has guided physicians through every aspect of their practice, offering advice that has encouraged excellence, strengthened careers, and broadened patient bases. Now thoroughly updated and streamlined, the 6th edition features many all-new chapters and meticulous revisions to reflect the latest approaches and findings. This new edition is a comprehensive, authoritative source that helps readers meet every clinical and professional challenge they face.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721674292
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/28/1983
Edition description:
3rd ed
Pages:
1584
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 11.42(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Pt. IPrinciples of Family Practice
Ch. 1The Family Physician3
Ch. 2The Family Genogram19
Standard Genogramn Structure19
Reading and Interpreting Genograms26
Ch. 3The Family's Influence on Health31
Ch. 4Psychosocial Influences on Health43
Ch. 5Mind-Body Medicine52
Ch. 6Practicing Biopsychosocial Medicine65
Ch. 7Domestic Violence71
Elder Abuse71
Partner Abuse74
Child Abuse79
Sexual Assault82
Ch. 8Care of the Elderly88
Ch. 9Care of the Dying Patient131
Ch. 10Ethics in Family Practice148
Pt. IIFamily Medicine in the Community
Ch. 11The Periodic Health Examination159
Ch. 12Preventive Health Care183
Ch. 13Practice-Based Research211
Ch. 14Evidence-Based Medicine220
Pt. IIICommunication in Family Medicine
Ch. 15Establishing Rapport233
Ch. 16Patient Education253
Ch. 17Interviewing Techniques262
Pt. IVPractice of Family Medicine
Ch. 18Clinical Problem Solving275
Ch. 19Infectious Diseases287
Ch. 20Care of the Adult HIV-Infected Patient371
Ch. 21Pulmonary Medicine395
Ch. 22Otolaryngology424
Ch. 23Allergy473
Ch. 24Parasitology494
Ch. 25Travel Medicine508
Ch. 26Obstetrics518
Ch. 27Care of the Newborn557
Ch. 28Growth and Development584
Ch. 29Childhood and Adolescence608
Ch. 30Behavioral Problems in Children and Adolescents635
Ch. 31Office Surgery651
Ch. 32Gynecology667
Ch. 33Contraception687
Ch. 34Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram699
Ch. 35Arrhythmias733
Ch. 36Cardiovascular Disease752
Ch. 37Emergency Medicine788
Introduction788
Trauma791
Thermal and Environmental Injuries807
Poisoning821
Bites and Stings826
Ch. 38Sports Medicine845
Ch. 39Orthopedics891
Ch. 40Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Problems950
Ch. 41Dermatology993
Ch. 42Endocrinology1027
Ch. 43Nutrition and Family Medicine1107
Ch. 44Gastrointestinal Disorders1159
Ch. 45Oncology1193
Ch. 46Hematology1224
Ch. 47Urinary Tract Disorders1275
Ch. 48Ophthamology1314
Ch. 49Neurology1353
Ch. 50Sexuality in Family Medicine1411
Ch. 51Clinical Genetics1431
Ch. 52Anxiety Disorders1438
Ch. 53Depression1455
Ch. 54Crisis, Trauma, and Disaster Intervention1470
Ch. 55Office Evaluation and Management of Personality Disorders1482
Ch. 56Somatic Patient1496
Ch. 57Dementia1505
Ch. 58Alcohol Abuse1513
Ch. 59Nicotine Addiction1523
Ch. 60Abuse of Controlled Substances1539
Ch. 61Interpreting Laboratory Tests1548
Pt. VManagement of the Practice
Ch. 62The Problem-Oriented Medical Record1587
Ch. 63Managed Health Care: Practicing Effectively in the 21st Century1603
Ch. 64Clinical Guidelines1615
Ch. 65Accounting Systems1622
Ch. 66Clinical Informatics in Office Practice1635
Ch. 67Risk Management1646
Index1659

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