Presents a compact medical reference of diagnostic tests, reference values, and medical notes.
The Long-Awaited Revision of the Bestselling Family Health Guide"This completely updated fourth edition of our bestselling health reference is comprehensive, easy to understand, and even more user-friendly than the previous editions. We're excited to provide our patients with an invaluable resource to help them become more involved in their own health care. We think this is a book that belongs on the bookshelf in every home." -AMA President John C. Nelson, MD, MPHThe American Medical Association is the nation's premier health authority-an organization that both patients and doctors look to for state-of-the-art medical information and guidance. Now, for the first time in 10 years, the AMA has updated its landmark medical reference-a book that belongs in every home.This new edition of the American Medical Association Family Medical Guide has been thoroughly revised to bring it up to date and make it more accessible than ever before. Opening with a brand-new full-color section that walks you through key health issues, it follows with several new and expanded sections on everything from staying healthy and providing first aid and home care to diagnosing symptoms and treating hundreds of different diseases and disorders. This classic guide is the definitive home health reference for the twenty-first century-an indispensable book to keep you and your loved ones healthy.* Authoritative guidance on hundreds of diseases and the latest tests, treatments, procedures, and drugs* New or greatly expanded coverage of genetic testing, sexuality, learning disabilities, preventive health, infertility, pregnancy and childbirth, substance abuse, home caregiving, and first aid* A host of new and updated features-including full-color spreads on important health topics, Q&A sections, first-person case histories, and newly designed symptoms flowcharts* New chapters on diet and health, exercise and fitness, maintaining a healthy weight, reducing stress, genetics, complementary and alternative medicine, staying safe and preventing violence, cosmetic surgery, and preventive health care* A new section on health issues at various life stages* 64 pages in full color and almost 1,000 illustrations and photographs
Essentials for students & professionals - calculations, formulas, measurements, dosages, rates, equivalents and more! 6-page guide includes detailed information on: • basics • calculations & formulas • coding measurements • pediatric definitions • clinical indicators
A very practical collection of frequently used clinical reference material, largely in chart format: History and Physical, Differential Diagnosis, Admission and Discharge Orders, Surgical Orders, Lab Values, Organ Systems, Nutrition, Radiology, Suturing, Infectious Agents, Antibiotics and Other Drugs, Herbal Remedies, Preventive Medicine screening, Spanish phrases, ACLS and Shock, and Notes pgs., for the medical student, intern, resident, nurse, PA and EMT. Easily fits into one's pocket.
This book provides in a single volume all of the nutritional information that is likely to be needed by people working in the broad fields of diet and health, food and nutrition, in the form of an encyclopedic dictionary with comprehensive and clearly annotated tables of data, all citing the original literature sources.
The Maxwell Quick Medical Reference is a best-selling pocket guide that includes essential information used in everyday medical practice. Laminated front and back covers, cardstock paper, and plastic spiral binding make the book durable day-in and day-out. Color-coded pages group the information by topic and make it quickly accessible. Shirt pocket size allows it to go anywhere - the wards, E.R., O.R., or clinic. This inexpensive pocket guide will save you time at work and make you look good in the process.
This 6-page chart covers every aspect of the structure of medical terminology and its use in the field. Chart includes detailed information on: · foundation of medical words · the human body · terminology sets · five senses · synonyms · glossary
MDpocket Medical Reference Guide Mini Student Edition provides a more compact version of our popular Medical Student Reference Guide for those who only want the essentials. This guide provides students with all the basics and a little extra at a great price. This reference is packed with the most daily used medical information used by today's students and includes quick and easy ways to take care of patients. Great for all hospital and ambulatory rotations with a unique tab design and sturdy laminated covers it's packed full of great medical information on how to write histories and physical exams (H&Ps), SOAP Notes, fluid calculations, EKG interpretation, lab values and much more.