Master the Wards: Internal Medicine Handbook improves your confidence so you can survive the clerkship and ace the shelf. With this in hand, you can arrive prepared on day 1 of your medicine rotation. Written by a residency director who has been a clerkship director--and once, long ago, a med student just like you!--this handbook presents a core set of diseases and disorders from the point of view of how patients present, and teaches you how to assess patients beginning with their chief complaints. Special features help you look like a rock star and improve patient safety:Organized by chief complaintRound-Saver tips help you delivery quality careHow NOT to Kill Your Patient boxes point you to critical "don't miss" diagnoses and things to look out forThings You Will Be Asked On Rounds boxes prep you for attendings' questions
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Essential Clinical Information Drawn From Harrison’s Harrison’s Manual of Medicine is a concise, bedside resource derived from content found in Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, Nineteenth Edition. Perfect for use at the point of care, the Manual presents clinical information covering key aspects of the diagnosis, clinical manifestations, and treatment of the major diseases that are likely to be encountered in medical practice.Presented in full color and incorporating an efficient blend of succinct text, bullet points, algorithms, and tables Harrison’s Manual of Medicine, Nineteenth Edition covers every area of clinical medicine, including:· Etiology and Epidemiology· Clinically Relevant Pathophysiology· Signs and Symptoms· Differential Diagnosis· Physical and Laboratory Findings· Therapeutics· Practice Guidelines
With an emphasis on the pathophysiologic basis of pulmonary disease, Principles of Pulmonary Medicine, 7th Edition, by Drs. Steven E Weinberger, Barbara A Cockrill, and Jess Mandel, provides a superbly illustrated introduction to this fast-changing field. This essential text employs a concise and understandable approach, integrating clinical topics with underlying physiologic, pathophysiologic, and basic science concepts critical for medical students, trainees, and those looking for a practical update on both acute and chronic pulmonary diseasesOffers access to extensive online resources, including author commentaries, video clips, audio recordings of lung sounds, and 200 case-based self-assessment questions – covering topics including pulmonary function tests, physiologic data, and arterial blood gas testing and modeled after the USMLE exam. Discusses therapeutic strategies, including the available evidence for assessing relative benefits, harms, and costs, where appropriate. Provides an excellent visual basis for understanding and interpreting pulmonary disease with easy-to-understand anatomic illustrations and accompanying radiologic and pathophysiologic images.Covers all that’s new in the field, including new CT lung cancer screening guidelines; new concepts in the pathogenesis of asthma, interstitial lung disease, and other pulmonary diseases; and evolving therapies for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, and advanced lung cancer. Features updated information on the expanded use of advanced interventional pulmonology (bronchoscopic) procedures, improvements in precision treatment of lung tumors based on genetic profiles, and new and emerging infections with respiratory involvement. Covers hot topics such as lung tumor treatment, including use of genetic markers and immunotherapy; lung cancer screening reflecting the latest guidelines on who, how, and when to screen; and newer bronchoscopic procedures, such as navigational bronchoscopy. Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.Pocket Primary Care, Second Edition, is a practical, high-yield reference for quick answers to common diagnostic questions in the outpatient setting. This easy-to-use, loose-leaf resource contains current evidence-based practices, accepted best practices, and expert guidance from physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, including appropriate workups and when to refer. From counseling patients on insomnia to diagnosing STIs, from interpreting PFTs to treating osteoporosis, this revised second edition supports your clinical decision making and helps you meet everyday challenges in your practice. Mirrors the thought process of primary care clinicians in day-to-day practice.Contains fully updated information throughout, including the latest clinical guidelines and new therapeutic recommendations.Features bulleted lists, tables, diagrams, and algorithms that make essential facts easy to find and retain.Covers all major subspecialties, and includes topics such as routine screenings, health literacy, disease screening, women’s health, men’s health, and geriatrics.Ideal as a reference for daily practice as well as an accepted and trusted resource for students and residents to use on rounds.
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
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