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Overview

Established for over 40 years, as the "bible" of the medical ward, The Washington Manual® of Medical Therapeutics is now in its Thirty-Third Edition and builds upon that proud tradition—with even more of the current information you need, delivered in a timesaving, quick-reference style. Its portability, comprehensiveness, and ease of access makes it a favorite on-call resource for housestaff and faculty around the world. In this edition, color has been added for better navigation, new decision support algorithms have been added, and an improved templated and bulleted format facilitates a quicker answer.

With this edition you now have the capability to upload this content to your handheld device and receive updates to the information throughout the activation period. Plus, you have access to eight medical calculators that include:

  1. GFR - Cockcroft-Gault Method (Adult)
  2. Urea Reduction % (Hemodialysis)
  3. Transtubular Potassium Gradient
  4. Osmolal Gap
  5. Anion Gap
  6. Serum Osmolality
  7. Reticulocyte Index
  8. Body Mass Index (BMI)

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.

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Reviewer: Vincent F Carr, DO, MSA, FACC, FACP (Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences)
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This review of the spiral bound version (ISBN 9781605470146) originally appeared in 2010.

This is the 33rd edition of one of the pillars of a house officer's life. It literally has everything residents need to have in their lab coat pockets. The previous edition was published in 2007 and this update is quite complete and timely.


Purpose: This has been an easy-to-use, pocket-sized manual for house officers, and this edition has continued its outstanding heritage of excellence.
Audience: Although dedicated to the medicine housestaff of Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital, the book really is for all who practice inpatient medicine. Having said that, it is also helpful for those who practice outpatient medicine to remain current and understand what has occurred when their patients are admitted to an inpatient facility.
Features: The book is divided in the usual organ system manner with additional chapters on transplant medicine and critical care. Chapters are further divided into specific issues such as hypertension, dyslipidemia, etc., which include the general principles of physiology, diagnosis, treatment, potential complications, patient education, and follow-up recommendations. Among the outstanding features are intuitive tables and figures. This edition also offers access to a mobile version through Skyscape. However, I experienced significant difficulties getting access to the mobile version as the web site listed on the inside front book cover did not work, and when I went to the Skyscape website, I could find no place to input the serial number to access the download. I spent an hour with the Skyscape live chat help line and was eventually able to get the mobile version to work on my PDA. (I was told I should have downloaded the trial version.) The print book is superb, but the mobile version does not have adequate software support.
Assessment: This is one of the best books for housestaff and attendings who care for hospital inpatients. I highly recommend it to all. However, in these times of dependence on electronic media, the software vendor does not support the text very well, which is truly unfortunate.
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Product Details

Table of Contents

1: Patient Care in Internal Medicine
Mark Thoelke and Christopher J. Gutjahr

2: Nutrition Support
Dominic Reeds

3: Preventative Cardiology and Ischemic Heart Disease
Angela L. Brown, Anne Goldberg, Kory Lavine, Andrew Kates, and Neville Mistry

4: Heart Failure, Cardiomyopathy and Valvular Heart Disease
Brian R. Lindman, Stacy A. Mandras, Benico Barzilai, Susan M. Joseph, and Gregory A. Ewald

5: Cardiac Arrhythmias
Shivak Sharma, Daniel H. Cooper, and Mitchell N. Faddis

6: Critical Care
Marin H. Kollef, Scott T. Micek, and Jen Alexander-Brett

7: Pulmonary Diseases
Lee Demertzis, Tonya Russell, Robert M. Senior, Mario Castro, Luke Carlstrom, Murali Chakinala, Meena Murugappan, Alexander Chen, Ara Chrissian, Devin Sherman, Raksha Jain, and Daniel B. Rosenbluth

8: Allergy and Immunology
Shirley Joo, Ritu Gupta, and Andrew Kau

9: Fluid and Electrolyte Management
Bala Sankarpandian and Steven Cheng

10: Renal Diseases
Seth Goldberg and Daniel Coyne

11: Treatment of Infectious Diseases
José E. Hagan, Hillary M. Babcock, and Nigar Kirmani

12: Antimicrobials
David J. Ritchie and Bernard C. Camins

13: Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Diana Nurutdinova and Turner Overton

14: Solid Organ Transplant Medicine
Brent W. Miller

15: Gastrointestinal Diseases
C. Prakash Gyawali and Ahmad Manasra

16: Liver Diseases
Mauricio Lisker-Melman and Anil B. Seetharam

17: Disorders of Hemostasis and Thrombosis
Roger Yusen, Charles Eby, and Brian F. Gage

18: Anemia and Transfusion Therapy
Reshma Rangwala and Morey Blinder

19: Medical Management of Malignant Disease
Boone Goodgame, Daniel Morgensztern, and Ramaswamy Govindan

20: Diabetes Mellitus and Related Disorders
Janet McGill

21: Endocrine Diseases
William E. Clutter

22: Arthritis and Rheumatologic Diseases
Hector Molina, Christopher Phillips, and Vladimir Despotovic

23: Neurologic Disorders
Victoria Sharma and Beau Ances

24: Medical Emergencies
S. Eliza Halcomb, Stephan Brenner, and Michael Mullins

Appendix A: Immunizations and Post-Exposure Therapies

Appendix B: Infection Control and Isolation Recommendations

Appendix C: Advanced Cardiac Life Support Algorithms

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