Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

A Guide for Pharmacists and Nurses


  • Paul Rutter, BPharm MRPharmS PhD, Department of Pharmacy, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK

This concise resource presents key information on the diagnosis, management, and treatment of all the common ailments that pharmacists and nurses encounter on a regular basis.
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Book information

  • Published: February 2005
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-07363-2

Table of Contents

Introduction — Communication Skills; Approaches to Differential Diagnosis; Clinical Decision Making; Key Steps in the Process; How to Use this Book
1. Respiratory system
2. Ophthalmology
3. Otic conditions
4. Central Nervous System
5. Women’s Health
6. Gastroenterology
7. Dermatology
8. Musculoskeletal Conditions
9. Pediatrics
10. Specific Product Requests
Appendix — Practical Prescribing: Summary of Medicines