"Should serve as a standard against which all future atlases will be measured."--New England Journal of Medicine, on a previous edition. This trusted, best selling color atlas presents a wide array of skin conditions, from the most common to life-threatening melanoma and HIV/AIDS. Retains its easy-to-use format that depicts each disease entity, then thoroughly describes the disorder with a brief overview: epidemiology and etiology; history; physical exam; differential diagnosis; laboratory findings; diagnosis; and management. Now features dozens of new and improved illustrations, current management strategies, an updated two-color design, and case reports where appropriate. Unsurpassed for its low price, extensive use of superb color illustrations, and ease of use by health care professionals at all levels. Erratum Color Atlas & Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology, Fourth Edition Portions of the Index have incorrect page numbers. A corrected copy of the entire index may be found under "Healthcare & Medicine" at: http://www.books.mcgraw-hill.com/downloads.html or by calling (800) 221-2956, and selecting prompt #3. The publisher regrets any inconvenience this error may cause.
"...should serve as a standard against which all future atlases will be measured..."* . --New England Journal of Medicine, review of third edition. . �...an excellent resource for all health care providers...". --Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, review of third edition. . The best selling dermatology atlas in the medical market place! This unique combination of text, clinical reference, and color atlas features the best quality and most varied photographs of skin conditions important to any health care professional. Features consistent 2-page disease coverage format with description on left and photos on the right.. . NEW TO THIS EDITION. *MORE photographs � more than 100 new illustrations, many focusing on conditions affecting people of color. *MORE user friendly � color tabbing system for quick retrieval . *NEW list of related web sites for physicians and patients at the end of diseases. *NEW full-color schematic drawings of pathogenesis added to each section. *NEW section on Bioterrorism.
Streamlined for practical, everyday use in the clinic, Small Animal Dermatology: A Color Atlas and Therapeutic Guide, 4th Edition provides concise, thorough information on more than 250 skin diseases affecting small animals. More than 1,400 high-quality images help to ensure accurate diagnoses, with coverage including recognizable clinical signs, top differentials, diagnostic tests, treatment recommendations, and prognosis for each disorder. The differential diagnosis chapter adds clarity to the difficult task busy students and practitioners face every day – identifying what dermatologic condition is causing a dog, cat, or exotic animal to suffer. Chapters list diseases based upon the frequency of their occurrence in the pet population, and detailed procedures include helpful illustrations of key techniques.Well-organized, concise, yet comprehensive, coverage of over 250 skin diseases in dogs, cats, birds, and exotic pets like rabbits, ferrets, hamsters, guinea pigs, gerbils, chinchillas, turtles, snakes, and lizards allows for quick and easy reference. Comprehensive drug appendices highlight information about dosage, adverse reactions, indications, and contraindications for antimicrobial, antiseborrheic, and antipruritic shampoo therapy, topical, otic, and systemic therapeutic drugs.Detailed procedures include helpful illustrations of key techniques. Thoroughly covers each disorder with recognizable clinical signs, top differentials, diagnostic tests, treatment recommendations, and prognoses.More than 1,450 vivid, full-color images in atlas format clearly demonstrate clinical appearance of skin lesions to facilitate accurate diagnosis and treatment. An atlas of before- and after-treatment images provides you with a compelling client communication tool to promote treatment acceptance and compliance. Emphasizes important information on the continuing emergence of zoonotic skin diseases in each chapter.UPDATED! Enhanced breed predisposition information demonstrates in which dogs and cats dermatologic conditions are more likely to occur. NEW! Pattern approach dermatology content describes (with topographical images) where on the body, and in what formations, common dermatologic diseases exhibit. NEW! Updated key charts and tables, including: diseases affecting particular body regions, classification of common diseases by age of onset, and classification of symmetrically distributed disease from asymmetric disease. EXPANDED! Enhanced coverage of MRStaph and zoonotic and contagious skin diseases so you stay in the know. FNEW! Additional content on how cats may present with allergic skin disease shows you how to properly diagnose feline NEW! Hundreds of new, high-quality images showcase better examples of conditions discussed in the text. UPDATED! Two thoroughly revised chapters include the most up-to-date information on differential diagnoses, algorithms, and diagnostic techniques. NEW! Co-authored by a recognized consulting dermatologist, Dr. Adam P. Patterson, making this an authoritative resource for the diagnosis of skin disease in small animals. NEW! Addition of bulleted content within each disease description informs you of specific indications of when it is necessary to culture and biopsy skin. UPDATED! The latest coverage on select diseases throughout, such as SLIT and Apoquel. NEW! Updated cutaneous lesions content with accompanying clarifying images explain what they mean and look like. UPDATED! Pyoderma content described based on the depth of disease, corresponding lesions, diagnostic/treatment plan, and common clinical entities of pyoderma fitting the depth of disease.
For long term management of dogs with chronic ear infection, develop a maintenance plan to keep the canal cleaned and flushed and dry. Use otic antiseptics as needed to reduce microorganism growth. ADL Foaming Ear Cleanser will loosen dirt and wax in the ear canal. Always follow the Ear Cleanser with ADL Ear Flushing Drying Lotion. This will remove the Ear Cleanser along with ear canal debris.
Black and white reproductions of all slides used in the Boards and Beyond dermatology video modules at www.boardsbeyond.com. Enhance your learning and retention by taking notes as you watch. Also a great resource for rapid review of video content before you take the big exam.
"3Gen Lumio Dermlite Polarized Skin Dermatology Light. General Skin Examination with Polarized Light Lumio is the ideal device for general skin exams where an in-depth, glare-free image of the skin is essential. With its 75 mm lens offering a magnification of 2x, the power of 40 bright-white LEDs (light emitting diodes), and cross-polarization, Lumio is a great tool for a variety of dermatological exams: Varicose veins, pigmented skin lesions, hair follicles and much more. Lumio is powered by AA batteries that allow for a minimum of 250 exams at 30 seconds each. Model No. LUM is supplied with one Lumio, four AA batteries and one protective neoprene pouch. "
"3GEN DermLite Pocket Dermatoscope is the first No-Oil Pocket Epiluminescnence Scope of its kind. Introducing DermLite DL100, the original choice for oil-free pocket epiluminescence microscopy. DermLite DL100 speeds up the early detection of melanoma with enhanced visualization of pigmented skin lesions - without the use of oil. A must have for any Dermatologist or Oncologist. " This unit has a 10 year warranty.
Skin Anatomy Normal vs Acne ModelEnlarged 2-sided skin cross-section. The Acne side displays 3 conditions: Whitehead, Blackhead and Pustule/Cyst. The reverse side illustrates normal skin anatomy.Model Size: 6in x 2-1/4in x 4inCard Size: 6-1/2in x 5-1/4inBase Size: 6-1/2in x 5in x 1in 1. Made of durable high quality materials. 2. Education card included with model.