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Table of Contents

Introduction

1. Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics

Adult Screening Guidelines

Adult Immunizations

Vitamins and Minerals

Epidemiology

Biostatistics

2. Pediatrics and Pediatric Subspecialties

General Pediatrics

Genetics

Pediatric Subspecialties

3. Internal Medicine and Medical Subspecialties

General Internal Medicine

Cardiology

Dermatology

Endocrinology

Gastroenterology

Hematology

Immunology and Infectious Disease

Nephrology

Neurology

Oncology

Pulmonology

Rheumatology

4. Gynecology and Obstetrics

Gynecology

Obstetrics

5. Psychiatry and Ethics

Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders

Mood Disorders

Anxiety Disorders

Somatoform Disorders

Personality Disorders

Miscellaneous

Drugs of Abuse

Ethics

6. Surgery and Surgical Subspecialties

Trauma

General Surgery

Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery

Neurosurgery

Ophthalmology

Orthopedic Surgery

Urology

Transplant Medicine

Vascular Surgery

7. Radiology, Laboratory Medicine, and Pharmacology

Radiology

Laboratory Medicine

Pharmacology

8. Images

Appendix: Abbreviations

Details

No. of pages:
256
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455703104
eBook ISBN:
9781455733491
eBook ISBN:
9780323240512

About the authors

Mayur Movalia

Affiliations and Expertise

Hematopathologist, Dahl-Chase Pathology Associates; Medical Director, Flow Cytometry Laboratory, Dahl-Chase Diagnostic Services; Medical Director, Affiliated Laboratories, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, Maine; Medical Director, Cancer Care of Maine Laboratory, Brewer, Maine; Medical Director, Mount Desert Island Hospital Laboratory, Bar Harbor, Maine; Faculty, University of Maine, Orono, Maine

Theodore O'Connell

Affiliations and Expertise

Program Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Kaiser Permanente Napa-Solano, Napa, California; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Community and Family Medicine; University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine; David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Los Angeles, California