ISBN-10:
0781715954
ISBN-13:
9780781715959
Pub. Date:
04/28/1998
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics (LB Spiral Manuals) / Edition 29

Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics (LB Spiral Manuals) / Edition 29

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ISBN-13: 9780781715959
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 04/28/1998
Series: Spiral Manual Ser.
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 564
Product dimensions: 5.81(w) x 8.71(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacexv
1Patient Care in Internal Medicine1
General Care of the Patient1
Sedative and Psychoactive Drug Therapy5
Dermatologic Therapy11
Therapy of Surgical Patients16
General Eye Care20
2Nutritional Therapy26
Nutritional Assessment26
Enteral Feeding28
Parenteral Nutrition31
Special Considerations in Nutritional Therapy36
3Fluid and Electrolyte Management39
General Management of Fluids39
Salt and Water40
Potassium48
Acid-Base Disturbances55
4Hypertension61
Definitions and Diagnostic Evaluation61
Therapeutic Considerations63
Special Considerations77
5Ischemic Heart Disease81
Primary Prevention81
Angina Pectoris82
Unstable Angina87
Coronary Vasospasm and Variant Angina89
Silent Ischemia89
Myocardial Infarction89
6Heart Failure, Cardiomyopathy, and Valvular Heart Disease109
Heart Failure109
Cardiomyopathy120
Pericardial Disease123
Valvular Heart Disease124
7Cardiac Arrhythmias130
Recognition and Management130
Antiarrhythmic Drug Therapy138
Related Topics150
8Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Advanced Cardiac Life Support157
Basic Life Support157
General Considerations of Advanced Cardiac Life Support158
Specific Arrest Sequences in Advanced Cardiac Life Support160
Postresuscitation Management166
Common Medications Used in Advanced Cardiac Life Support168
9Critical Care170
Respiratory Failure170
Oxygen Therapy172
Airway Management and Tracheal Intubation173
Mechanical Ventilation176
Shock184
Hemodynamic Monitoring and Pulmonary Artery Catheterization188
10Pulmonary Diseases190
Pulmonary Symptoms190
Pleural Effusion192
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease194
Cystic Fibrosis201
Pulmonary Embolism203
Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome205
Pulmonary Aspiration Syndromes and Lung Abscess206
Interstitial Lung Disease207
Pulmonary Hypertension210
Sleep Apnea Syndrome211
11Allergy and Immunology213
Drug Reactions213
Anaphylaxis215
Allergic Rhinitis and Associated Disorders216
Asthma217
Urticaria and Angioedema223
Immunodeficiency225
12Renal Diseases227
Evaluation of the Patient with Renal Disease227
Acute Renal Failure228
The Glomerulonephropathies233
The Nephrotic Syndrome235
Chronic Renal Failure235
Renal Replacement Therapies238
Nephrolithiasis242
13Antimicrobials244
Antibacterial Agents244
Antituberculous Agents254
Antiviral Agents255
Antifungal Agents257
14Treatment of Infectious Diseases260
Principles of Therapy260
Fever and Rash261
Sepsis262
Bacterial Meningitis262
Infective Endocarditis264
Respiratory Tract Infections268
Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Infections270
Skin, Soft-Tissue, and Bone Infections271
Genitourinary Infections273
Toxin-Mediated Infections275
Sexually Transmitted Diseases276
Tuberculosis279
Systemic Mycoses281
Zoonoses and Arthropod-Borne Diseases283
Human and Animal Bites286
15The Immunocompromised Host288
HIV Infection and AIDS288
Other Immunocompromised Conditions298
16Gastrointestinal Diseases302
Gastrointestinal Bleeding302
Esophageal Disease309
Peptic Ulcer Disease311
Gastroparesis315
Malabsorption and Maldigestion316
Inflammatory Bowel Disease317
Diverticular Disease321
Common Anorectal Problems322
Irritable Bowel Syndrome322
Pancreatitis323
Gallstones324
Nausea and Vomiting325
Diarrhea326
Constipation328
17Hepatic Diseases329
Evaluation of Liver Function329
Viral Hepatitis330
Toxic and Drug-Related Liver Disease335
Cholestatic Liver Disease336
Metabolic Liver Disease337
Miscellaneous Disorders338
Complications of Hepatic Insufficiency339
Hepatic Transplantation342
18Disorders of Hemostasis343
Evaluation of Patients with Hemostatic Disorders343
Platelet Disorders346
Inherited Bleeding Disorders352
Acquired Coagulation Disorders354
Thromboembolic Disorders355
Anticoagulants357
19Anemia and Transfusion Therapy360
Approach to the Patient with Anemia360
Anemias Associated with Decreased RBC Production361
Anemias Associated with Increased RBC Loss or Destruction367
Transfusion Therapy371
20Medical Management of Malignant Disease375
Approach to the Cancer Patient375
Complications of Cancer381
Chemotherapy384
Complications of Treatment392
21Diabetes Mellitus and Related Disorders396
Diabetes Mellitus396
Type 1 Diabetes402
Type 2 Diabetes407
Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy411
Diabetes Mellitus in Surgical Patients412
Chronic Complications of Diabetes Mellitus414
Hypoglycemia416
22Endocrine Diseases418
Evaluation of Thyroid Function418
Hypothyroidism420
Hyperthyroidism422
Euthyroid Goiter425
Adrenal Failure426
Cushing's Syndrome428
Incidental Adrenal Nodules428
Anterior Pituitary Gland Dysfunction429
23Lipid Disorders433
Detection and Evaluation433
Diagnosis of Specific Disorders435
Therapy437
Drugs438
24Mineral and Metabolic Bone Disease441
Mineral Disorders441
Metabolic Bone Disease450
25Arthritis and Rheumatologic Diseases456
Therapeutic Approaches to Rheumatic Disease456
Infectious Arthritis and Bursitis462
Crystal-Induced Synovitis464
Rheumatoid Arthritis466
Osteoarthritis468
Fibrositis469
Tendinitis, Tenosynovitis, and Bursitis469
Spondyloarthropathies469
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus471
Systemic Sclerosis472
Necrotizing Vasculitis473
Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Temporal Arteritis473
Cryoglobulin Syndromes474
Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis474
26Neurological Emergencies in Internal Medicine475
Coma475
Acute Confusional States479
Alcohol Withdrawal479
Head Injury480
Acute Spinal Cord Dysfunction481
Cerebrovascular Disease483
Seizures486
Headache488
Weakness490
Neuromuscular Disorders with Rigidity492
27Medical Emergencies494
Acute Upper-Airway Obstruction494
Pneumothorax495
Heat-Induced Illness497
Cold-Induced Illness498
Near-Drowning501
Overdosage501
Toxic Inhalants523
Appendixes
A.Barnes-Jewish Hospital Laboratory Reference Values527
B.Pregnancy and Medical Therapeutics534
C.Drug Interactions538
D.Intravenous Admixture Preparation and Administration Guide546
E.Dosage Adjustments of Drugs in Renal Failure549
F.Immunizations and Post-exposure Therapies556
G.Infection Control and Isolation Recommendations560
H.Critical Care Parameters and Formulas562
Index565

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