The Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine

The Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine

by Sanjay Saint, Vineet Chopra

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THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO INPATIENT MEDICINE, UPDATED AND EXPANDED FOR A NEW GENERATION OF STUDENTS AND PRACTITIONERS A long-awaited update to the acclaimed Saint-Frances Guides, the Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine is the definitive practical manual for learning and practicing inpatient medicine. Its end-to-end coverage of the specialty focuses on both commonly encountered problems and best practices for navigating them, all in a portable and user-friendly format. Composed of lists, flowcharts, and "hot key" clinical insights based on the authors' decades of experience, the Saint-Chopra Guide ushers clinicians through common clinical scenarios from admission to differential diagnosis and clinical plan. It will be an invaluable addition -- and safety net -- to the repertoire of trainees, clinicians, and practicing hospitalists at any stage of their career.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190862824
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 11/09/2018
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 656
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Sanjay Saint, MD, MPH, is Chief of Medicine at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System and the George Dock Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan. His research focuses on patient safety, medical education, and clinical problem-solving. Vineet Chopra, MD, is Associate Professor of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine, and Research Scientist at the University of Michigan and the VA Ann Arbor Health System. His research focuses on preventing hospital-acquired complications, interventional studies, and health services research in the hospitalized setting.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents Preface Acknowledgements Contributors Section 1: General Approach to Medical Problems 1. Approach to Differential Diagnosis Sanjay Saint, MD, MPH and Vineet Chopra, MD, MSc 2. Approach to Medical Decision Making Sanjay Saint, MD, MPH and Vineet Chopra, MD, MSc 3. Care at the End of Life Adam D. Marks, MD, MPH 4. Preventing Hospital-Acquired Complications Jennifer Meddings, MD, MSc Section 2: Cardiology 5. Electrocardiogram (EKG) Interpretation Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD 6. Syncope Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD 7. Arrhythmias Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD 8. Atrial Fibrillation Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD 9. Chest Pain Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD 10. Angina Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD 11. Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD 12. Heart Failure Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD 13. Shock Mohamad Kenaan, MD and Kim Eagle, MD Section 3: Pulmonary and Critical Care 14. Acute Dyspnea Michael P. Mendez, MD 15. Hemoptysis Michael P. Mendez, MD 16. Approach to the Chest Radiograph Michael P. Mendez, MD 17. Hypoxemia Michael P. Mendez, MD 18. Pulmonary Function tests Michael P. Mendez, MD 19. Obstructive Lung Disease Michael P. Mendez, MD 20. Interstitial Lung Disease Michael P. Mendez, MD 21. Pneumonia Michael P. Mendez, MD 22. Pulmonary Hypertension Michael P. Mendez, MD 23. Pulmonary Embolism Michael P. Mendez, MD 24. Pleural Effusion Michael P. Mendez, MD 25. Respiratory Failure Michael P. Mendez, MD 26. Mechanical Ventilation Michael P. Mendez, MD Section 4: Gastroenterology 27. Abdominal Pain Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS 28. Liver Tests Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS 29. Acute Diarrhea Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS 30. Acute Gastrointestinal Bleeding Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS 31. Splenomegaly Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS 32. Ascites Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS 33. Acute Pancreatitis Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS 34. Alcoholic Liver Disease Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS 35. Liver Failure Sameer D. Saini, MD, MS and Akbar K. Waljee, MD, MS Section 5: Renal and Acid-Base 36. Overview of Nephrology Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 37. Acute Kidney Injury Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 38. Nephrotic Syndrome Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 39. Nephritic Syndrome Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 40. Renal Tubular Defects Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 41. Urinary Tract Infections Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 42. Approach to Acid-Base Disorders Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 43. Hyponatremia Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 44. Hypernatremia Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 45. Hypokalemia Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 46. Hyperkalemia Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD 47. Hypertension Matthew McGuire, MD and Subramaniam Pennathur, MD Section 6: Infectious Diseases 48. Approach to Fever Emily Shuman, MD 49. Approach to Microbiology Emily Shuman, MD 50. Fever and Rash Emily Shuman, MD 51. Fever of Unknown Origin Emily Shuman, MD 52. Skin and Soft Tissue Infections Emily Shuman, MD 53. Acute Rheumatic Fever Emily Shuman, MD 54. Infective Endocarditis Emily Shuman, MD 55. CD4 Counts and Complications of HIV Infection Emily Shuman, MD 56. Pulmonary Disease in HIV-Infected Patients Emily Shuman, MD 57. Gastrointestinal Manifestations of HIV Disease Emily Shuman, MD 58. Neurologic Manifestations of HIV Disease Emily Shuman, MD Section 7: Hematology and Oncology 59. Pancytopenia Dale Bixby, MD, PhD 60. Thrombocytopenia Sumana Devata, MD 61. Thrombocytosis Sumana Devata, MD 62. Anemia Sumana Devata, MD 63. Polycythemia Sumana Devata, MD 64. Leukocytosis Sumana Devata, MD 65. Eosinophilia Sumana Devata, MD 66. Bleeding Disorders Sumana Devata, MD 67. Hypercoagulable States Sumana Devata, MD 68. Lymphadenopathy Sumana Devata, MD 69. Lymphoma Dale Bixby, MD, PhD 70. Myeloproliferative Neoplasms and Myelodysplastic Syndromes Dale Bixby, MD, PhD 71. Acute Leukemia Dale Bixby, MD, PhD 72. Plasma Cell Dyscrasias Dale Bixby, MD, PhD 73. Metastatic Neoplasms Dale Bixby, MD, PhD Section 8: Rheumatology 74. Arthritis Rory M. Marks, MBBS 75. Systemic Autoimmune Diseases Rory M. Marks, MBBS Section 9: Endocrinology 76. Hypercalcemia Palak Choksi, MD and Robert W. Lash, MD 77. Hypocalcemia Palak Choksi, MD and Robert W. Lash, MD 78. Diabetic Ketoacidosis Palak Choksi, MD and Robert W. Lash, MD 79. Thyroid Disease Palak Choksi, MD and Robert W. Lash, MD 80. Adrenal Insufficiency Palak Choksi, MD and Robert W. Lash, MD Section 10: Neurology 81. Altered Mental Status James Burke, MD 82. Peripheral Neuropathy James Burke, MD 83. Vertigo James Burke, MD 84. Hiccoughs James Burke, MD 85. Seizure Disorders James Burke, MD 86. Stroke James Burke, MD 87. Meningitis James Burke, MD 88. Spinal Cord Compression James Burke, MD Section 11: Dermatology 89. Exanthems Thy Thy Do, MBBS 90. Pruritus Thy Thy Do, MBBS 91. Clubbing Thy Thy Do, MBBS Section 12: Toxicology 92. Alcohol Intoxication and Withdrawal Sanjay Shewakramani, MD 93. Toxicologic Emergencies Sanjay Shewakramani, MD Section 13: Perioperative Medicine 94. Preoperative Cardiovascular Risk Assessment for Non-Cardiac Surgery Paul J. Grant, MD 95. Perioperative Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Strategies for Non-Cardiac Surgery Paul J. Grant, MD 96. Perioperative Pulmonary Risk Assessment and Reduction Strategies Paul J. Grant, MD 97. Perioperative Medication Management Paul J. Grant, MD Appendix: Medical Procedures Richard J. Schildhouse, MD Index

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