Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.SHARPEN YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND IMPROVE PATIENT CAREExperience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science of medicine and ultimately in providing patients with competent clinical care. Case Files®: Internal Medicine provides 60 true-to-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in Internal Medicine. Each case includes an easy-to-understand discussion correlated to key concepts, definitions of key terms, clinical pearls, and board-style review questions to reinforce your learning. With Case Files®, you’ll learn instead of memorize. • Learn from 60 high-yield cases, each with board-style questions, and conveniently organized by related diagnosis• Master key concepts with clinical pearls• Cement your knowledge with 25 new integrated challenge questions• Polish your approach to clinical problem solving and to patient care• Perfect for medical students and physician assistant students
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.The leading textbook of hospital medicine – completely updated to reflect today’s challenges Since its publication in 2012, Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition has become the field’s premier resource. Comprehensive, authoritative, and practical, this landmark text provides a solid grounding in clinical, organizational, and administrative areas central to the practice of hospital medicine. The Second Edition has been completely updated to reflect the evolving practice responsibilities of hospitalists. Examples include value-based medicine, expanded surgical content, bedside clinical reasoning, and a new segment devoted to rehabilitation and skilled nursing care. This edition also features a more accessible and streamlined full-color design enriched by more than 600 illustrations. Each clinical chapter opens with boxed Key Clinical Questions that are addressed in the text and summarized in hundreds of tables. Case studies demonstrate how to apply this information specifically to the management of hospitalized patients.Representing the expertise of more than two hundred renowned contributors, Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition is logically divided into six sections:• The Specialty of Hospital Medicine and Systems of Care• Medical Consultation• Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Care• The Approach to the Patient at the Bedside• Diagnostic Testing and Procedures• Clinical Conditions in the Inpatient SettingPrinciples and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition is essential reading for clinicians who strive to optimize inpatient care and sharpen their leadership skills.
This guide was created to simplify, yet cover in detail, the most COMMON workups and diseases seen in the field of Internal Medicine. It is perfect for 3rd or 4th year medical students, interns and residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and even attendings. It is designed to be small enough to bring with you to work to use as a reference book, but also to be used as a study tool for high yield testing points. It starts with common symptoms and their workups and management, such as shortness of breath and chest pain amongst others. The most common diagnoses seen are then explored, and the text dives into the approach to the history/physical, differential, labs/imaging, diagnostic/treatment algorithms, treatment, etiologies, risk factors, pathogenesis, complications, prevention, and general admission orders. Miscellaneous topics (chest X-ray reading, EKGs, etc.) and basic ICU topics (shock, vasopressors, DKA, etc.) are explained, as well as common medications prescribed. All the material is evidenced based (with references to clinical trials) with sources used including Uptodate, Harrisons Principals to Internal Medicine 19th Edition, Pocket Medicine 5th Edition, MKSAP 17, and Online MedEd amongst others.I hope this guide is helpful to you in your training and beyond.
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This book will give you the information you need on the most common symptoms and their diagnosis while increasing your confidence during residency. As medicine can be detailed and sometimes complicated, it is challenging to apply years of medical education in just a few minutes. This guide is designed to make an Internal Medicine Resident successful, but will be an effective supplement for any of the following disciplines:-Family Medicine Residents-Third & Fourth Year Medical Students-Nurse Practitioners-Physician Assistants-Any Clinical Residency Internship Table of ContentsPrefaceForewordCardiopulmonary1. Chest pain2. Shortness of breath3. Congestive heart failure4. Coronary Artery Disease5. Cough6. Hypertension7. Arrhythmia8. Atrial Fibrillation9. Asthma & COPD10. Pneumonia11. Medical Intensive Care Unit/Hypotension/Cardiac Arrest12. Acute respiratory failure & basics for oxygen therapy13. Cardiology diagnostics & interventions14. HemoptysisGastroenterology15. Abdominal Pain16. Nausea & vomiting17. GI bleed18. Diarrhea19. ConstipationInfectious Disease20. Antibiotics21. Fever22. White blood count23. Immune status24. Cellulitis & Osteomyelitis25. Infective endocarditis26. Clostridium difficile infection27. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus AureusNephrology28. Acute kidney injury/Chronic Kidney Disease/End stage Renal Disease29. Urinary tract infection30. Volume Overload31. Volume Depletion32. Electrolyte imbalancesNeurology33. Falls, syncope, & loss of consciousness34. Altered Mental Status 35. Headaches36. PainGeriatric37. Geriatric medicine38. Palliative/supportive care & hospice careMiscellaneous39. Diabetes mellitus40. Anticoagulation41. Anemia42. Night float43. Alarming findings44. IV lines, IV fluids, Foley catheters & contrast material45. Medicine facts (side effects, onset of side effects, & off-label therapeutic uses)46. Medical vs. Surgical Management47. Home vs. floor vs. MICU triage48. Outpatient Medicine49. Diet & Physical/Occupational Therapy50. Diseases and diagnosis need high suspicion51. Cost-effective medicine52. Refer to specialist & inpatient consultation53. Common unclear diagnoses54. Different approaches for common problems55. Social support & social history56. Incidental findings & mildly abnormal tests57. Medical futility58. Cascade of actions for common problemsAbbreviationsList of medications commonly usedReferences
With hundreds of images and a practical clinical emphasis, Small Animal Internal Medicine, 5th Edition helps you recognize, diagnose, and treat common internal disorders and conditions. Clear, step-by-step guidelines thoroughly describe commonly performed procedures. Hundreds of summary tables make it easy to look up clinical signs, potential causes, drug information, and treatment modalities. This edition is updated with the latest research findings for accurate diagnosis and management of small animal pathologies. Written by veterinary clinicians Richard Nelson and C. Guillermo Couto, and joined by a team of expert contributors, this text is a comprehensive, easy-to-read guide to solving internal medical challenges. "The many tables, decision trees, drawings and photos highlight the key points which make for a very pleasant read. I bet that the previous edition of this major textbook is a bit dog-eared and so now is the time to invest. ROI* guaranteed. (*Return On Investment)" Reviewed by: Vet's Today Date: July 2014 "As a reference textbook for use on a day-today basis I would highly recommend this book. It lives up to its promises and really is a ‘practical, easy-to-use, quick, clear and logical’ text book for practitioners and students alike." Reviewed by: Veterinary Record Date: June 2014A problem-oriented approach begins with a discussion of clinical signs, diagnostic recommendations, and techniques, and then moves on to therapeutic considerations and management.Step-by-step procedures provide an easy-to-follow description of each procedure.Over 850 full-color photographs and illustrations accurately depict specific disorders, diseases, and procedures.Color-coded summary tables and boxes make it quick and easy to look up clinical signs, etiology, differential diagnoses, treatment, and recommended drug dosages and indications.Knowledgeable contributors are recognized experts in their respective internal medicine specialties, and known for their clinical as well as academic and research expertise.Practical algorithms promote decision-making skills based on clinical findings.Extensive cross-referencing makes it easy to locate related information.Suggested readings at the end of each chapter facilitate access to the latest research findings. NEW! Updated content on hundreds of internal medicine topics helps you make the best diagnostic and treatment determinations. New coverage includes management of heart failure, chronic mitral valve disease, and heartworm disease; diagnosis of hepatobiliary disease in cats and treatment of pancreatitis in dogs; treatment and monitoring of diabetic dogs and cats; dietary recommendations for obesity in dogs and cats; diagnosis and management of seizure disorders; and new diagnostic methods in patients with hematologic disorders.NEW authors have completely revised the Urinary Tract Disorders and Reproductive System Disorders sections, providing all-new content that clarifies the latest research and clinical findings in these areas.UPDATED! Drug and treatment tables ensure that you have the most current treatment information.