Kumar & Clark's Medical Management and Therapeutics

By

  • Parveen Kumar, CBE, BSc, MD, DM (HC), FRCP, FRCP(Edin), Professor of Medicine & Education, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, and Honorary Consultant Physician; Gastroenterologist, Barts and The London Hospitals NHS Trust and Homerton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
  • Michael Clark, MD, FRCP, Honorary Senior Lecturer, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary,University of London and Consultant Physician, Princess Grace Hospital, London, UK

Readers of Kumar & Clark's Clinical Medicine have consistently requested a handbook with the essentials for medical management and therapeutics, and this new handbook concentrates on the therapeutic side of what procedures to perform, how and - critically - why.

Written by young doctors at the forefront of healthcare delivery, Kumar & Clark's Medical Management and Therapeutics is portable, easy to access when you need it most, and full of cutting edge information and insights.

"Snappy and concise, just what the junior doctor ordered!" - Dr Lyn D Ferguson, FY1

"Prescriptive and to the point" - Catherine Drouot, 3rd year medical student, Barts

"An excellent text for both medical students and junior doctors alike." - Dr Lucy Blair, FY1

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Book information

  • Published: July 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-0-7020-2765-9


Table of Contents

1 Inpatient medical care. Vimal Gokani, Parveen Kumar.

2 Infectious diseases. Timothy Planche, Peter A Riley

3 Human immune deficiency virus and AIDS. James E Thaventhiran

4 Nutrition. Michael Clark

5 Gastrointestinal disease. Joel Mawdsley

6 Liver disease. Michael Clark

7 Haematological disease. Jason Coppell

8 Malignant disease. Sarah Ngan, Mohini Varughese

9 Rheumatological disease. Dev Pyne

10 Kidney and urinary tract disease. Alistair Chesser

11 Water, electrolytes and acid-base balance. Neil Ashman

12 Cardiovascular disease. Mehul B Dhinoja, James Wilkinson, Chris Skene, Mike Ward

13 Respiratory disease. Susannah Leaver

14 Critical care. Tony M Rahman, Jonathan Ball

15 Endocrine disease. Philippa Hanson

16 Diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidaemia. Philippa Hanson

17 Neurological disease. Paul Jarman, Arjune Sen

18 Poisoning. Allister Vale, Sally Bradbury

19 Environmental medicine. Michael Clark

20 Emergencies in medicine. Michael Clark