Saunders Manual of Medical Practice

By

  • Robert Rakel, MD, Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

The New Edition provides the latest, essential information on the symptoms, diseases, treatments, and procedures most commonly encountered in everyday practice. It features step-by-step clinical guidance for more than 320 common diseases and disorders, as well as explicit guidelines for over 60 office procedures. An organ-system organization, extensive alphabetical index, and cross references within the individual chapters make the information easy to find.
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Book information

  • Published: May 2000
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-0-7216-8002-6


Table of Contents

1. HEALTH MAINTENANCE AND DISEASE PREVENTION
2. EYE, EAR, NOSE, AND THROAT PROBLEMS
3. RESPIRATORY DISEASES
4. CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES
5. GASTROINTESTINAL DISEASES
6. DISEASES OF LIVER, GALLBLADDER, AND BILE DUCTS
7. REPRODUCTION AND REPRODUCTIVE DISORDERS
8. URINARY TRACT DISORDERS
9. HEMATOLOGIC DISEASE
10. METABOLIC AND ENDOCRINE DISEASES
11. NUTRITIONAL DISEASES
12. DISEASES OF BONE
13. DISEASES OF THE IMMUNE SYSTEM
14. MUSCULOSKELETAL/CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASES
15. INFECTIOUS DISEASES
16. PROTOZOAN/HELMINTHIC DISEASES
17. SKIN DISEASES
18. NEUROLOGY
19. PSYCHIATRIC AND BEHAVIORAL DISORDERS
20. POISONING AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS