Primary Care Medicine

Office Evaluation and Management of the Adult Patient
Primary Care Medicine 9780781775137
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Publication Date: Jan 27, 2009
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Edition: Sixth
ISBN/ISSN: 9780781775137
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Now in its Sixth Edition, this comprehensive text provides pertinent information on medical diagnosis, therapy, lab tests, and health maintenance essential to decision making in primary care medicine. Every chapter has been revised to include more images, tables, and bulleted lists. Practical recommendations that incorporate the best available evidence, expert consensus guidelines, and clinical judgement are listed in bulleted items at the end of every chapter. The dermatology section has been extensively revised for this edition by a new section editor.

A companion Website offers the fully searchable text and an image bank.

Features

--NEW: More bulleted lists, tables, and images
--NEW: New dermatology section editor who has extensively updated the dermatology section
--NEW: Second color has been added
--Bulleted recommendations following every chapter
--Annotated bibliography
--Evidence-based references indicate evidence grades
--Internet references

About the Author(s)

  • Allan H Goroll MD
  • Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Physician, Medical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

  • Albert G Mulley Jr., MD, MPP
  • Chief, General Internal Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital; Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Specs

  • Edition: Sixth
  • Product Format: Hardbound
  • ISBN: 9780781775137
  • Trim Size: 8.375 x 10.875
  • Pages: 1632
  • Pub Date: Jan 27, 2009
  • Weight: 7.0

Table of contents

SECTION HEADINGS

Section 1: PRINCIPLES OF PRIMARY CARE

Section 2: SYSTEMIC PROBLEMS

Section 3: CARDIOVASCULAR PROBLEMS

Section 4: RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS

Section 5: GASTROINTESTINAL PROBLEMS

Section 6: HEMATOLOGIC AND ONCOLOGIC PROBLEMS

Section 7: ENDOCRINOLOGIC PROBLEMS

Section 8: GYNECOLOGIC PROBLEMS

Section 9: GENITOURINARY PROBLEMS

Section 10: MUSCULOSKELETAL PROBLEMS

Section 11: NEUROLOGIC PROBLEMS

Section 12: DERMATOLOGIC PROBLEMS

Section 13: OPHTHALMOLOGIC PROBLEMS

Section 14: EAR, NOSE, AND THROAT PROBLEMS

Section 15: PSYCHIATRIC PROBLEMS

Section 16: ALLIED FIELDS