Concise, portable, and user-friendly, The Washington Manual® General Internal Medicine Consult, Third Edition, provides quick access to the essential information needed when performing an inpatient consult. Chapters are organized around presenting symptom (e.g., approach to nausea, approach to low back pain), allowing quick look-up of differential diagnosis and management. Ideal for medical students, residents, and practitioners, the manual is also useful as a quick-reference guide for practicing hospitalists. Key Features:Brief, focused information throughout, zeroing in on the essential diagnosis and assessment information you need for an internal medicine consult.Thoroughly revised to include new approaches to diagnosis and new therapeutic management, as well as an all-new chapter on venous thromboembolic disease.Organized by presenting symptom, making information easy to find so you can maximize your time spent during the consult.Perfect for residents asked to perform a medical consult, hospitalists, students, NPs, and PAs.Written by residents, fellows, and attending physicians from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.Your book purchase includes a complimentary download of the enhanced eBook for iOS, Android, PC & Mac. Take advantage of these practical features that will improve your eBook experience: The ability to download the eBook on multiple devices at one time — providing a seamless reading experience online or offlinePowerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links allow you to search within this book, or across your entire library of VitalSource eBooksMultiple viewing options offer the ability to scale images and text to any size without losing page clarity as well as responsive designThe ability to highlight text and add notes with one click
4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "This is a very well organized, valuable tool for busy house officers to access necessary and useful information for the care of their patients."--Doody's Review Service The ON CALL Series *Concise and portable for “on-the-spot” treatment advice *Comprehensive overview of the initial evaluation and treatment *Features the most frequently encountered problems in a specialty *Includes laboratory and diagnostic tests, procedures, and commonly used medications *Perfect for residents and students on the wards Over 60 of the most common internal medicine problems. Thoroughly revised to include new laboratory tests and a therapeutics section with over 100 new drugs.
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 Contents Preface Foreword Cardiopulmonary 1. Chest pain 2. Shortness of breath 3. Congestive heart failure 4. Coronary Artery Disease 5. Cough 6. Hypertension 7. Arrhythmia 8. Atrial Fibrillation 9. Asthma & COPD 10. Pneumonia 11. Medical Intensive Care Unit/Hypotension/Cardiac Arrest 12. Acute respiratory failure & basics for oxygen therapy 13. Cardiology diagnostics & interventions 14. Hemoptysis Gastroenterology 15. Abdominal Pain 16. Nausea & vomiting 17. GI bleed 18. Diarrhea 19. Constipation Infectious Disease 20. Antibiotics 21. Fever 22. White blood count 23. Immune status 24. Cellulitis & Osteomyelitis 25. Infective endocarditis 26. Clostridium difficile infection 27. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Nephrology 28. Acute kidney injury/Chronic Kidney Disease/End stage Renal Disease 29. Urinary tract infection 30. Volume Overload 31. Volume Depletion 32. Electrolyte imbalances Neurology 33. Falls, syncope, & loss of consciousness 34. Altered Mental Status 35. Headaches 36. Pain Geriatric 37. Geriatric medicine 38. Palliative/supportive care & hospice care Miscellaneous 39. Diabetes mellitus 40. Anticoagulation 41. Anemia 42. Night float 43. Alarming findings 44. IV lines, IV fluids, Foley catheters & contrast material 45. Medicine facts (side effects, onset of side effects, & off-label therapeutic uses) 46. Medical vs. Surgical Management 47. Home vs. floor vs. MICU triage 48. Outpatient Medicine 49. Diet & Physical/Occupational Therapy 50. Diseases and diagnosis need high suspicion 51. Cost-effective medicine 52. Refer to specialist & inpatient consultation 53. Common unclear diagnoses 54. Different approaches for common problems 55. Social support & social history 56. Incidental findings & mildly abnormal tests 57. Medical futility 58. Cascade of actions for common problems Abbreviations List of medications commonly used References
Nothing prepares you for exam success like Harrison’s!VIBRANT FULL-COLOR PRESENTATION INCLUDES COLOR ATLAS -- 500 ALL-NEW QUESTIONS!Now you can add the unmatched authority of Harrison’s to your board review or test preparation. Based on the content of Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, Nineteenth Edition, this rigorous study aid is essential for Internal Medicine Board certification or recertification/maintenance of certification, or as a refresher for any internal medicine examination. Reflecting the accuracy, currency, and wide scope of Harrison’s, this complete review of internal medicine delivers more than 1,000 extremely challenging review questions, many of which utilize realistic patient scenarios, including radiographic and pathologic images. Each question is accompanied by explanations for correct and incorrect answers. These explanations -- which are derived from and cross-referenced to Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, Nineteenth Edition – are one of the most effective ways to learn and teach internal medicine. They are designed to bolster your understanding of pathophysiology, epidemiology, differential diagnosis, clinical decision making, and therapeutics. The format of the book has also been enhanced, allowing for a more effective use of color images throughout. Readers will appreciate the convenience of having color images next to their citations in the text.A GREAT WAY TO LEARN INTERNAL MEDICINE: • Coverage spans the entire spectrum of internal medicine• Each topic is covered in proportion to its level of importance on the Internal Medicine Examination Blueprint• Approximately 500 NEW, never-before-published Q&As (more than 60% of the questions are NEW!)• Includes full-color atlas• Content follows the organization of Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, Nineteenth Edition – making it perfect for side-by-side study• Beautiful full-color presentation
HemorClear is a natural herbal hemorrhoid supplement. ✔ Quick:"HemorClear" hemorrhoid medication can help reduce hemorrhoid itching and inflammation in as quickly as 4-6 days. ✔ Cause of Hemorrhoids Straining during bowel movements Damp heat Dryness Blood stagnation & Heat in Blood Wind in the large intestine and rectum ✔ Protocol for Hemorrhoids Relief The protocol is to move blood, break up stagnation, moisten the bowles and clear heat & toxicity. ✔ Solutions for Hemorrhoids 1. Take HemorClear for 5-10 days or until itching and inflammation are gone. 2. Add Moistening Formula: If you have a tendency toward hard dry stools, consider adding "Nourish". "Nourish" moistens yin and blood and stops dryness. 3. Use in conjunction with topical formula "Ma Ying Long". Take "Nourish" for an additional 2-3 weeks or until bowels movements are consistently well formed but soft and easy to pass. Slowly decrease dose. Add it back in if dry stools return. ✔ Herbal Dose Size Herbs are "gentle healing foods". A normal dose of Chinese herbs is 4-8 capsules three times a day. Ingredients: (A few highlights) Di Yu & Huai Hua: Clear heat, cool blood and stop bleeding the in the large intestine Sheng Ma: Lifts prolapse & eliminates toxins: Zi Cao & Ku Shen: Reduce swelling, unblock bowels & stop itching. Chen Pi:Harmonizes digestive function. Herbal Source:Our ingredients are the highest quality non-GMO natural ingredients sourced from around the world. Our hemorrhoids solution pills are manufactured in the USA in cGMP facilities registered with the FDA. Many supplement companies add toxic ingredients; we formulate ours with powerful herbs used for centuries and backed by scientific research.
Kaplan Medical's USMLE Step 2 CK Lecture Notes 2018: Internal Medicine offers in-depth review with a focus on high-yield topics – a comprehensive approach that will help you deepen your understanding while focusing your efforts where they'll count the most.Used by thousands of medical students each year to succeed on USMLE Step 2, Kaplan's official lecture notes are packed with full-color images and clear review.The Best ReviewOrganized in outline format with high-yield summary boxes for efficient studyBridges between specialties and basic science highlighted throughoutUpdated annually by Kaplan’s all-star expert facultyLooking for more prep? Our USMLE Step 2 CK Lecture Notes 2018: 5-Book Set has this book, plus the rest of the 5-book series.
This rapid reference guide includes a cornucopia of clinical information, useful for hospitalists, internists, critical care nurses, PAs, and trainees alike. A handy compendium of facts, scores, and drugs to help clinicians navigate both unusual and common inpatient medical challenges, the newly updated 6th Edition of Lederman's classic Pocketguide, is a must-have for every practitioner.Coverage includes:CardiologyCode AlgorithmsCritical CareDrug InformationEndocrinologyGastroenterologyHandy FormulasHematologyInfectious DiseaseNeurologyPulmonaryRenalRheumatologyToxicology
The insider's guide to acing the internal medicine boards written by physicians who passed Apply the proven First Aid formula for exam success! New FULL-COLOR design! 5 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW "I wish I had this book when I was studying for my boards. It is well worth the price for both study for the boards and for a quick reference." -- Doody's Review Service (reviewing a previous edition) Perfect for last minute review as well as recertification, First Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards delivers the high-yield information, mnemonics, and visual aids need for exam success. The third edition is distinguished by a new full-color presentation, new integrated mini-cases that put clinical information in context, more algorithms and tables comparing and contrasting diseases and disorders with similar presentations, and valuable clinical pearls. All content is based on the most recently adminstered in-service and board exams so you know you are studying the most relevant, up-to-date material possible. A complete one-stop review of the most frequently tested topics NEW full-color design NEW integrated mini-cases prepare you for what you will see on exam day Insider tips and study strategies for outstanding performance Hundreds of high-yield tables, diagrams, and illustrations Key Facts in the margin notes reinforce must-know information Mnemonics make learning and memorization fast, fun, and easy Great as a refresher for recertification
Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses is the first comprehensive resource on internal medicine written for the veterinary technician. Organized by body system, each chapter discusses pertinent diseases, from clinical signs, diagnostic testing, and prevalence to treatment options and nursing considerations. Published in association with the Academy of Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians, this book offers both a thorough grounding in the foundations of internal medicine for students and new veterinary technicians and detailed, advanced information suitable for experienced veterinary technicians. Coverage includes an overview of neurological disorders and discussion of the surgical, emergency, and nursing considerations for each condition. This complete reference, which includes a companion website with quizzes, images, and video clips, is essential reading for veterinary technician students, practicing technicians, and those studying for the AIMVT specialty exam.