The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics / Edition 33

The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics / Edition 33

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The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics / Edition 33

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.

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  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)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781605470146
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 05/03/2010
Series: Lippincott Manual Series (Formerly known as the Spiral Manual Series)
Edition description: Thirty-Third
Pages: 1064
Product dimensions: 4.56(w) x 8.86(h) x 1.20(d)

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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