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Conn's Current Therapy 2014

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Conn's Current Therapy 2014 is an easy-to-use, in-depth guide to the latest advances in therapeutics for common complaints, acute disease and chronic illness. Family medicine experts, Drs. Edward T. Bope and Rick D. Kellerman present the expertise and knowledge of hundreds of skilled international leaders on evidence-based clinical management options. With key diagnostic points and treatment recommendation tables, you'll have access to the information you need to make accurate clinical decisions.

Hardbound, 1344 Pages

Published: November 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-0296-1

Contents

  • Section 1: Symptomatic Care Pending Diagnosis

    Chest Pain

    Constipation

    Cough

    Dizziness and Vertigo

    Fatigue

    Fever

    Gaseousness, Indigestion, Nausea, and Vomiting

    Headache

    Hiccups

    Hoarseness and Laryngitis

    Pain

    Pharyngitis

    Pruritus

    Rhinitis

    Spine Pain

    Tinnitus

    Section 2: Diseases of Allergy

    Allergic Reactions to Drugs

    Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings

    Anaphylaxis and Serum Sickness

    Section 3: The Infectious Diseases

    Amebiasis

    Anthrax

    Bacterial Meningitis

    Brucellosis

    Campylobacter

    Cat Scratch Disease

    Cholera

    Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Foodborne Illnesses

    Giardiasis

    HIV Disease

    Infectious Mononucleosis and Other Epstein-Barr Virus-Associated Lymphoproliferative Disorders

    Influenza

    Leishmaniasis

    Leprosy

    Lyme Disease

    Malaria

    Measles (Rubeola)

    Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

    Mumps

    Necrotizing Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

    Osteomyelitis

    Plague

    Pseudomembranous Colitis

    Psittacosis

    Q Fever

    Rabies

    Rat-Bite Fever

    Relapsing Fever

    Rickettsial and Ehrlichial Infections (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Typhus)

    Rubella and Congenital Rubella

    Salmonellosis

    Severe Sepsis

    Smallpox

    Tetanus

    Toxic Shock Syndrome

    Toxoplasmosis

    Typhoid Fever

    Varicella (Chickenpox)

    Whooping Cough (Pertussis)

    Section 4: Diseases of the Skin

    Acne Vulgaris and Rosacea

    Atopic Dermatitis

    Bacterial Diseases of the Skin

    Bullous Diseases

    Cancer of the Skin

    Contact Dermatitis

    Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphomas, Including Mycosis Fungoides and Sezary Syndrome

    Cutaneous Vasculitis

    Diseases of the Hair

    Diseases of the Mouth

    Diseases of the Nails

    Erythema Multiforme

    Fungal Diseases of the Skin

    Keloids

    Melanoma

    Nevi

    Papulosquamous Eruptions

    Parasitic Diseases of the Skin

    Pigmentary Disorders

    Premalignant Lesions

    Pressure Ulcers

    Pruritus Ani and Vulvae

    Psychocutaneous Medicine

    Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

    Sunburn

    Urticaria and Angioedema

    Venous Ulcers

    Viral Diseases of the Skin

    Warts (Verrucae)

    Section 5: Diseases of the Head and Neck

    Glaucoma

    Meniere's Disease

    Otitis Externa

    Otitis Media

    Red Eye

    Sinusitis

    Temporomandibular Disorders

    Uvetitis

    Vision Correction Procedures

    Section 6: The Respiratory System

    Acute Bronchitis

    Acute Respiratory Failure

    Asthma in Adolescents and Adults

    Atelectasis

    Bacterial Pneumonia

    Blastomycosis

    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Coccidioidomycosis

    Cystic Fibrosis

    Histoplasmosis

    Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis

    Legionellosis (Legionnaires' Disease and Pontiac Fever)

    Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Pleural Effusions and Empyema Thoracis

    Pneumoconiosis: Asbestosis and Silicosis

    Primary Lung Abscess

    Primary Lung Cancer

    Sarcoidosis

    Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases

    Venous Thromboembolism

    Viral Respiratory Infections

    Viral and Mycoplasmal Pneumonias

    Section 7: The Cardiovascular System

    Acute Myocardial Infarction

    Angina Pectoris

    Aortic Disease: Aneurysm and Dissection

    Atrial Fibrillation

    Cardiac Arrest: Sudden Cardiac Death

    Congenital Heart Disease

    Congestive Heart Failure

    Heart Block

    Hypertension

    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    Infective Endocarditis

    Mitral Valve Prolapse

    Pericarditis

    Peripheral Arterial Disease

    Premature Beats

    Tachycardias

    Venous Thrombosis

    Section 8: The Digestive System

    Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis

    Acute and Chronic Viral Hepatitis

    Acute Infectious Diarrhea

    Bleeding Esophageal Varices

    Calculous Biliary Disease

    Cirrhosis

    Diverticula of the Alimentary Tract

    Dysphagia and Esophageal Obstruction

    Gastritis and Peptic Ulcer Disease

    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Hemorrhoids, Anal Fissure, and Anorectal Abscess and Fistula

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Intestinal Parasites

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Malabsorption

    Tumors of the Colon and Rectum

    Tumors of the Stomach

    Section 9: Rheumatology and the Musculoskeletal System

    Ankylosing Spondylitis

    Bursitis, Tendinitis, Myofascial Pain, and Fibromyalgia

    Common Sports Injuries

    Connective Tissue Disorders

    Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

    Osteoarthritis

    Osteoporosis

    Paget's Disease of Bone

    Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis

    Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Section 10: The Nervous System

    Acute Facial Paralysis

    Alzheimer's Disease

    Brain Tumors

    Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome

    Head Injuries

    Intracerebral Hemorrhage

    Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease

    Migraine Headache

    Multiple Sclerosis

    Myasthenia Gravis

    Optic Neuritis

    Parkinsonism

    Peripheral Neuropathies

    Rehabilitation of the Stroke Patient

    Seizures and Epilepsy in Adolescents and Adults

    Sleep Disorders

    Trigeminal Neuralgia

    Viral Meningitis

    Section 11: Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders

    Acromegaly

    Adrenocortical Insufficiency

    Cushing's Syndrome

    Diabetes Insipidus

    Diabetes Mellitus in Adults

    Diabetic Ketoacidosis

    Gout and Hyperuricemia

    Hyperaldosteronism

    Hyperlipidemia

    Hyperparathyroidism and Hypoparathyroidism

    Hyperprolactinemia

    Hyperthyroidism

    Hyponatremia

    Hypothyroidism

    Obesity

    Parenteral Nutrition in Adults

    Pheochromocytoma

    Thyroid Cancer

    Thyroiditis

    Section 12: Hematology

    Acute Leukemia in Adults

    Acute Leukemia in Children

    Aplastic Anemia

    Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemias

    Blood Component Therapy

    Chronic Leukemias

    Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

    Hemochromatosis

    Hemophilia and Related Conditions

    Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Iron Deficiency

    Multiple Myeloma

    Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    Neutropenia

    Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas

    Nonimmune Hemolytic Anemia

    Pernicious Anemia and Other Megaloblastic Anemias

    Platelet-Mediated Bleeding Disorders

    Polycythemia Vera

    Porphyrias

    Sickle Cell Disease

    Thalassemia

    Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    Section 13: The Urogenital Tract

    Acute Renal Failure

    Chronic Kidney Disease

    Malignant Tumors of the Urogenital Tract

    Primary Glomerular Diseases

    Pyelonephritis

    Renal Calculi

    Trauma to the Genitourinary Tract

    Urethral Strictures

    Urinary Incontinence

    Section 14: The Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    Chlamydia trachomatis

    Condyloma Acuminata

    Genital Ulcer Disease: Chancroid, Granuloma Inguinale, and Lymphogranuloma

    Gonorrhea

    Nongonococcal Urethritis

    Syphilis

    Section 15: Psychiatric Disorders

    Alcoholism

    Anxiety Disorders

    Bulimia Nervosa

    Delirium

    Drug Abuse

    Mood Disorders: Depression, Bipolar Disease, and Mood Dysregulation

    Panic Disorder

    Schizophrenia

    Section 16: Men’s Health

    Bacterial Infections of the Male Urinary Tract

    Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

    Epididymitis

    Erectile Dysfunction

    Prostatitis

    Section 17: Women’s Health

    Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

    Amenorrhea

    Bacterial Infections of the Urinary Tract in Women

    Breast Disease

    Cancer of the Endometrium

    Cancer of the Uterine Cervix

    Contraception

    Dysmenorrhea

    Endometriosis

    Infertility

    Menopause

    Ovarian Cancer

    Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    Premenstrual Syndrome

    Uterine Leiomyomas

    Vulvar Neoplasia

    Vulvovaginitis

    Section 18: Pregnancy and Antepartum Care

    Antepartum Care

    Ectopic Pregnancy

    Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

    Postpartum Care

    Vaginal Bleeding Late in Pregnancy

    Section 19: Children’s Health

    Asthma in Children

    Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

    Care of the High-Risk Neonate

    Diabetes Mellitus in Children

    Encopresis

    Epilepsy in Infants and Children

    Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn

    Nocturnal Enuresis

    Normal Newborn Feeding

    Parenteral Fluid Therapy for Infants and Children

    Pediatric Sleep Disorders

    Resuscitation of the Newborn

    Traumatic Brain Injury in Children

    Urinary Tract Infections in Infants and Children

    Section 20: Preventive Health

    Immunization Practices

    Travel Medicine

    Section 21: Physical and Chemical Injuries

    Burn Treatment Guidelines

    Disturbances due to Cold

    Disturbances due to Heat

    High-Altitude Illness

    Marine Poisonings, Envenomations, and Trauma

    Medical Toxicology

    Spider Bites and Scorpion Stings

    Venomous Snakebite

    Section 22: Appendices and Index

    Biologic Agents Reference Chart

    Herbal Products

    New Drugs

    Reference Intervals for the Interpretation of Laboratory Tests

    Toxic Chemical Agents Reference Chart: Symptoms and Treatment

    Index

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