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Dermatology Secrets Plus

Dermatology Secrets Plus, 4th Edition, by Drs. James E. Fitzpatrick and Joseph G. Morelli, gives you the dermatology answers you need to succeed on your rotations and boards - PLUS much more. Now in vibrant color throughout, this dependable review and reference retains its engaging question-and-answer format, ideally suited for board preparation, recertification exams, or quick clinical reference. More than 500 color images and a new, larger page size provide the visual detail necessary to understand and diagnose skin disorders.

Audience

Medical Students in 3rd/4th year clinical rotations/clerkships, Residents and Fellows in Dermatology, Recertifying Practitioners in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine and other related areas; Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, advanced nurses.

Paperback, 512 Pages

Published: November 2010

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-07154-3

Contents

  • Top 100 Secrets

    I. GENERAL

    1. Structure and Function of the Skin

    2. Morphology of Primary and Secondary Skin Lesions

    3. Diagnostic Techniques

    II. INHERITED DISORDERS

    4. Disorders of Keratinization

    5. Neurocutaneous Disorders

    6. Mechanobullous Disorders

    III. INFLAMMATORY DISORDERS

    7. Papulosquamous Skin Eruptions

    8. Dermatitis (Eczema)

    9. Contact Dermatitis

    10. Vesiculobullous Disorders

    11. Pustular Eruptions

    12. Lichenoid Skin Eruptions

    13. Granulomatous Diseases of the Skin

    14. Drug Eruptions

    15. Vasculitis

    16. Deposition Disorders

    17. Photosensitive Dermatitis

    18. Disorders of Pigmentation

    19. Panniculitis

    20. Alopecia

    21. Acne and Acneiform Eruptions

    22. Autoimmune Connective Tissue Diseases

    23. Urticaria and Angioedema

    IV. INFECTIONS AND INFESTATIONS

    24. Viral Exanthems

    25. Bullous Viral Eruptions

    26. Warts and Molluscum Contagiosum

    27. Bacterial Infections

    28. Syphilis

    29. Hansen’s Disease (Leprosy)

    30. Mycobacterial Infections

    31. Superficial Fungal Infections

    32. Deep Fungal Infections

    33. Parasitic Infestations

    34. Arthropod Bites and Stings

    V. CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF INTERNAL DISEASES

    35. Cutaneous Manifestations of Internal Malignancy

    36. Cutaneous Manifestations of Endocrinologic Disease

    37. Skin Signs of Gastrointestinal Disease

    38. Cutaneous Manifestations of Renal Disease

    39. Cutaneous Manifestations of AIDS

    40. Cutaneous Signs of Nutritional Disturbances

    VI. BENIGN TUMORS OF THE SKIN

    41. Benign Melanocytic Tumors

    42. Vascular and Lymphatic Neoplasms

    43. Fibrous Tumors of the Skin

    VII. MALIGNANT TUMORS OF THE SKIN

    44. Common Cutaneous Malignancies

    45. Malignant Melanoma

    46. Leukemic and Lymphomatous Infiltrates of the Skin

    47. Uncommon Malignant Tumors of the Skin

    48. Cutaneous Metastases

    VIII. TREATMENT OF SKIN DISORDERS

    49. Sunscreens and Prevention of Skin Cancer

    50. Topical Steroids

    51. Fundamentals of Cutaneous Surgery

    52. Cryosurgery

    53. Mohs’ Surgery

    54. Lasers in Dermatology

    55. Therapeutic Photomedicine

    56. Retinoids

    IX. SPECIAL PATIENT POPULATIONS

    57. Neonatal Infections

    58. Pediatric Dermatology

    59. Geriatric Dermatology

    60. Dermatoses of Pregnancy

    61. Disorders of the Female Genitalia

    62. Special Considerations in Skin of Color

    63. Cultural Dermatology

    X. EMERGENCIES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROBLEMS

    64. Dermatologic Emergencies

    65. Occupational Dermatology

    66. Psychocutaneous Diseases

    67. Approaching the Pruritic Patient

    68. Nail Disorders

    69. Dermatologic Trivia

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