Textbook of Family Medicine / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- McGraw-Hill Companies, The
An attractive two-color format gives an accessibility to charts,tables,algorithms and the overall design. Beyond the signs and symptom-based focus,several unique features distinguish this book among its competitors including a review of modern family theory in the age of managed care,presentation of family medicine as a process,and distinct sections for the new subspecialty areas of sports medicine and geriatrics.
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Companies, The|
|Product dimensions:||8.89(w) x 11.37(h) x 1.86(d)|
Table of ContentsPart I: Fundamentals of Family Medicine.
An Overview and History of the Specialty of Family Practice.
A Theoretical Framework for the Discipline of Family Medicine.
Access to Care.
Coordination of Care.
Part II: Caring for Acute Problems.
Cold and Sinus Symptoms.
Cough and Respiratory Congestion.
The Red or Painful Eye.
Shortness of Breath.
Dizziness and Vertigo.
Nausea and Vomiting.
Low Back Pain.
Hand and Wrist Injuries.
Foot Pain and Injury.
Shoulder Pain and Injuries.
Ankle Pain and Injuries.
Knee Pain and Injuries.
Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding.
Breast Lumps and Breast Pain.
Part III: Caring for Chronic Problems.
Family-Centered Maternity Care.
Type 2 Diabetes.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
Ischemic Heart Disease.