A Pocket Manual of Differential Diagnosis

Author: Stephen N. Adler,Debra Adler-Klein,Dianne B. Gasbarra

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781778718

Category: Medical

Page: 416

View: 4870

The revised, updated Fifth Edition of this pocket book is a handy reference to consult when making bedside interpretations of clinical data. Remarkably complete for its small size, the book lists nearly 200 symptoms, physical signs, laboratory test results, and radiologic findings and their differential diagnoses. This edition has a new, more user-friendly two-color design, tabs indicating sections, and shortened lists of the most common diagnoses. An expanded section on HIV infection covers new manifestations, including immune reconstitution syndrome. The infectious disease chapter has been revised to reflect its increasing importance in clinical medicine, the emergence of multi-drug resistant bacteria, and the threat of bioterrorism.

Wards 101 Pocket

Clinician's Survival Guide

Author: Jed Abraham Katzel,Rosemary Garcia,Raluca Vucescu

Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Pub Llc

ISBN: 9781591032663

Category: Medical

Page: 517

View: 2013

Wards 101 pocket is a hospitalist's survival guide, a comprehensive yet hyper-concise clinical guide intended and geared for internists, and medical trainees such as interns and residents. Now in its 3rd edition, Wards 101 pocket has been updated with new information in many areas, and is better than ever. Topics covered include: * Critical information and clinical pearls on the routine management of the hospitalized patient * The basics: H&P, note templates, fluids & electrolytes, acid-base disorders, statistics * Emergencies: strokes, ACS and ACLS algorithms from the AHA * Cardiology: ECG interpretation, management of HF, Afib, MIs, CAD and many other conditions * Many other internal medicine topics including: gastroenterology, endocrinology, heme-onc, ID, HIV * Specialties: neurology, pediatrics, psychiatry, women's health/ob-gyn, and geriatrics * Medical abbreviations, medical statistics, physiological formulas A must have for interns, residents, and other healthcare professionals.

Churchill's Pocketbook of Differential Diagnosis

Author: Andrew T Raftery,Eric KS Lim,Andrew J K Östör

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702045101

Category: Medical

Page: 596

View: 5355

Being able to make a correct diagnosis is one of the key aspects of every medical student's and junior doctor's clinical training. Problem-based learning is increasingly being used to focus on the causes behind the presentation of a clinical feature. The Third Edition of this best-selling book is packed full of information to help the reader move from a presenting problem to an accurate diagnosis. Covers 126 common presenting problems in both medicine and surgery in a consistent format Each topic includes a list of all common causes of the condition Key features of the various permutations are clearly discussed Includes a targeted guide to the relevant general and specific follow-up investigations which should be carried out as appropriate Now printed in colour throughout, with the relative frequency of the various conditions illustrated by colour coding, indicating common, occasional or rare causes. Important geographical variations are also highlighted Seven new chapters including rashes, thirst, and tiredness Two new sections on the differential diagnosis of biochemical and haematological disorders provide a ready check when reviewing abnormal results Each chapter ends with a key points section to highlight major aspects of the diagnosis An enlarged author team represents both medicine and surgery

Nephrology Pocket

Author: Alexander S. Goldfarb-Rumyantzev,Robert S. Brown, M.D.

Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Pub Llc

ISBN: 9781591032700

Category: Medical

Page: 322

View: 3584


Clinician's Guide to Laboratory Medicine


Author: Samir P. Desai

Publisher: Md2b

ISBN: 9780972556187

Category: Medical

Page: 255

View: 9625

Previously available only as part of the Clinician's Guide to Laboratory Medicine package, the new 3rd edition of the Clinician's Guide to Laboratory Medicine: Pocket is now available alone. Inside, find practical approaches to the interpretation of abnormal lab tests. Includes differential diagnoses, step-by-step approaches, and algorithms, all designed to answer your lab test questions in a flash. This concise, organized guide fits easily in a coat pocket, providing you with the tools necessary to tackle even the most challenging lab tests. See why so many consider it a "must-have" book.

Differential Diagnosis Mnemonics

Author: Thomas J. Donnelly,Christopher C. Giza

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781560533115

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 9100

This entertaining and highly useful book presents hundreds of easy-to-remember mnemonics as a means of learning and then recalling the differential diagnosis possibilities for a wide range of medical conditions. The text is organized by body system, and each set of mnemonics is accompanied by notes for fine tuning the diagnostic process.

Pulmonology Pocket

Author: Laura E. Meinecke,James Knepler

Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Pub Llc

ISBN: 9781591032632

Category: Medical

Page: 330

View: 2934

The Pulmonology pocket contains information invaluable to healthcare professionals in the management of pulmonary conditions. The pocket covers a variety of topics including arterial blood gases, pulmonary function tests, COPD and asthma, pulmonary infections and vascular conditions like pneumonia, pulmonary embolism and PAH. Important formulas, conversions, and drugs commonly used to treat pulmonary conditions are included as well. * Assessment, monitoring, and latest treatment algorithms for all major pulmonary disorders * Widely used guidelines and statements from major medical organizations and journals * Chapters: Anatomy/Physiology, Assessment and Monitoring, Obstructive Lung Diseases, Pulmonary Infections, Interstitial Lung Diseases, Pulmonary Vascular Diseases, Pleural Diseases, Lung Cancer, Other Lung Diseases, Therapy (drugs and gas therapy) For physicians, nurses, residents, students, respiratory therapists, and all other healthcare professionals.

ECG Ruler Pocketcard

Author: Borm Bruckmeier Publishing

Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Pub Llc

ISBN: 9781591030027

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 9002

Professional ECG ruler, for reading: 2 x RR (25 mm/s) 1 x RR (50 mm/s) 3 x RR (25 mm/s) 3 x RR (50 mm/s) 4 x RR (25 mm/s) Amplitudes (mV) Times, intervals (s) Conversion: heart rate - RR interval Table. heart rate - PR interval - relative QT interval

Abdominal Ultrasound Pocketcard Set

Author: Doreen Brodman

Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Pub Llc

ISBN: 9781591034391

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 4085

The Abdominal Ultrasound pocketcard Set is a comprehensive, pocket- sized, sonography report template. It describes normal ultrasound findings and the most common pathologies of the main abdominal organs as well as adjacent organs. The set includes: *Predefined building blocks for efficient and fast reporting *Precise measurements of organ sizes and volumes as well as pathological values * Various graphs and diagrams (i.e. liver segments, pleural effusion, hydronephrosis) * Various images (i.e. liver cyst, appendicitis, Ileus) * Criteria for differentiating cysts and masses For medical students, interns, residents, nurses and ultrasound technician students.

Medical Spanish Pocket

Spanish for Medical Professionals

Author: Claudia Fischaess

Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Pub Llc

ISBN: 9781591032649

Category: Medical

Page: 251

View: 7989


French's Index of Differential Diagnosis, 15th Edition An A-Z

Author: Mark T. Kinirons,Harold Ellis

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0340990716

Category: Medical

Page: 800

View: 8935

For nearly a century, French's Index of Differential Diagnosis has been unparalleled in providing the clinician with invaluable assistance in quickly and correctly diagnosing a disease from a whole range of presenting symptoms. Arranged alphabetically by symptom, the text helps readers identify each presentation, describes the different diagnoses that it could represent, and explains the signs and tests used to make a diagnosis. Colour photographs of the highest quality have been included to help aid diagnosis at a glance. Highlights: Completely updated and revised with contributions from key clinical specialists More than 600 high-quality photographs to aid rapid diagnosis Clear presentation and well-organised text with alphabetical structure, allowing instant access to information Differential diagnoses presented in clear lists and tables to aid rapid reference The fifteenth edition of this essential text offers a succinct and well-illustrated aide-memoire that will be indispensable to trainee and established doctors in both general and hospital practice, as well as an invaluable reference for medical students.

Tarascon Internal Medicine and Critical Care Pocketbook

Author: Robert J. Lederman

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449620051

Category: Medical

Page: 352

View: 8893

Packed With Essential Lists, Figures, Tables, And Algorithms, The Tarascon Internal Medicine & Critical Care Pocketbook, Fifth Edition Provides Instant Reminders Of Hard-To-Remember Yet Vitally Important Clinical Information. The Fifth Edition Contains More Information And Several New Topics Throughout Each Chapter, Including: Anthropometric Equations; Echo, MRI, And Nuclear Anatomy; ECG ST Elevation (STE) Patterns; Sepsis; Therapeutic Hypothermia; Pharyngeal Swab Technique; NIH Stroke Scale; Bronchoscopic Anatomy; SIADH; Serotonin Syndromes; And More. Intended For Busy Internal Medicine Physicians, Nurses, Or Any Healthcare Provider In The ICU, Tarascon Internal Medicine & Critical Care Pocketbook Is Meticulously Referenced With Expert Commentary On Current Academic Controversies In The Field.

Practical Guide to the Care of the Medical Patient

Author: Fred F. Ferri

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 9780323071581


Page: 585

View: 9436

For nearly 25 years, Ferri's concise, pocket-sized resource has served as the go-to reference for practical, clinical information among students, residents, and other medical professionals. Formerly known as Practical Guide to the Care of the Medical Patient, this volume continues to provide a fast, effective, and efficient way to identify the important clinical, laboratory, and diagnostic imaging information you need to get through your internal medicine clerkship or residency. Benefit from the expert guidance of Dr. Fred Ferri, a leading teacher, clinician, and author. Confidently manage patients with the latest clinical information, drug therapies, and lab tests. Apply the latest knowledge and techniques with this updated and streamlined title, which still stays true to the Ferri name. Quickly find important information with content organized into three major sections: Section I, titled "Surviving the Wards," contains information on charting, laboratory evaluation and formulary; Section II provides the differential diagnosis of common signs and symptoms likely to be encountered in the acute care setting; Section III has been completely revised and subdivided into 11 specialty specific diseases and disorders. Carry just the sections you need, add personalized materials, and keep everything together and safe with an improved ring binder and design. Access the full text and procedural videos online at Expert Consult. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should access to the web site be discontinued. Registration and use of the web site is subject to the terms of the non-transferable, limited license under which access to the site and its content is granted by Elsevier. Access to the site by individuals is limited to the first retail purchaser and may not be transferred to another party by resale, lending or other means.