The Washington Manual Endocrinology Subspecialty Consult / Edition 2

The Washington Manual Endocrinology Subspecialty Consult / Edition 2

by Thomas J. Baranski, Perry E. Bickel, William E. Clutter, Janet B. McGill
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781791545

ISBN-13: 9780781791540

Pub. Date: 07/01/2008

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Written by Washington University residents, fellows, and endocrine faculty, this handbook is ideal for students, housestaff, and fellows involved in inpatient and outpatient endocrinology consults. It presents practical approaches to endocrine disorders commonly seen in consultation, with emphasis on key components of evaluation and treatment.

This Second Edition

Overview

Written by Washington University residents, fellows, and endocrine faculty, this handbook is ideal for students, housestaff, and fellows involved in inpatient and outpatient endocrinology consults. It presents practical approaches to endocrine disorders commonly seen in consultation, with emphasis on key components of evaluation and treatment.

This Second Edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest information on pathophysiology, treatment, and drug dosing. New chapters cover obesity, vitamin D deficiency, autoimmune polyendocrine syndromes, and endocrine disorders in HIV/AIDS. Key points are bulleted for easy reference and clinical pearls are highlighted in bold-faced type.

The Washington Manual® is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781791540
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/01/2008
Series:
The Washington Manual® Subspecialty Consult Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. HYPOTHALAMIC AND PITUITARY DISORDERS

Pituitary Adenomas

Prolactinoma

Acromegaly

Diabetes Insipidus

Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone

Part II. THYROID DISORDERS

Evaluation of Thyroid Function

Euthyroid Goiter and Thyroid Nodules

Hyperthyroidism

Hypothyroidism

Part III. ADRENAL DISORDERS

Adrenal Incidentaloma

Adrenal Insufficiency

Adult Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

Conn's Syndrome

Cushing's Syndrome

Pheochromocytoma

Part IV. GONADAL DISORDERS

Amenorrhea

Gynecomastia

Hirsutism

Male Hypogonadism

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Part V.DISORDERS OF BONE AND MINERAL METABOLISM

Hypercalcemia

Hyperparathyroidism

Hypocalcemia

Vitamin D Deficiency

Osteoporosis

Paget's Disease

Part VI. DISORDERS OF FUEL METABOLISM

Standards of Care for Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes Mellitus Type 1

Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Obesity

Hypoglycemia

Diagnosis, Standards of Care, and Treatment for Hyperlipidemia

Part VII. NEOPLASMS

Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes

Carcinoid Syndrome

Part VIII. OTHER ENDOCRINE DISORDERS

Autoimmune Polyendocrine Syndromes

Endocrine Disorders in HIV/AIDS

Index

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