Cecil Essentials of Medicine - 10th Edition - ISBN: 9780323722711, 9780323722728

Cecil Essentials of Medicine

10th Edition

Editors: Edward Wing Fred Schiffman
Paperback ISBN: 9780323722711
eBook ISBN: 9780323722728
eBook ISBN: 9780323722759
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 7th May 2021
Page Count: 1248

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Table of Contents

I Introduction to Medicine

  1. Introduction to Medicine II Cardiovascular Disease
  2. Structure and Function of the Normal Heart and Blood Vessels
  3. Evaluation of the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease
  4. Diagnostic Tests and Procedures in the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease
  5. Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy
  6. Congenital Heart Disease
  7. Valvular Heart Disease
  8. Coronary Heart Disease
  9. Cardiac Arrhythmias
  10. Pericardial and Myocardial Disease
  11. Other Cardiac Topics
  12. Vascular Diseases and Hypertension III Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  13. Lung in Health and Disease
  14. General Approach to Patients with Respiratory Disorders
  15. Evaluating Lung Structure and Function
  16. Obstructive Lung Diseases
  17. Interstitial Lung Diseases
  18. Pulmonary Vascular Diseases
  19. Disorders of the Pleura, Mediastinum, and Chest Wall
  20. Respiratory Failure
  21. Transitions in Care from Pediatric to Adult Providers for Individuals with Pulmonary Disease IV Preoperative and Postoperative Care
  22. Preoperative and Postoperative Care V Renal Disease
  23. Renal Structure and Function
  24. Approach to the Patient with Renal Disease
  25. Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders
  26. Glomerular Diseases
  27. Major Nonglomerular Disorders of the Kidney
  28. Vascular Disorders of the Kidney
  29. Acute Kidney Injury
  30. Chronic Kidney Disease VI Gastrointestinal Disease
  31. Common Clinical Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease: Abdominal Pain
  32. Common Clinical Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease: Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  33. Common Clinical Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease: Malabsorption
  34. Common Clinical Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease: Diarrhea
  35. Endoscopic and Imaging Procedures
  36. Esophageal Disorders
  37. Diseases of the Stomach and Duodenum
  38. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  39. Diseases of the Pancreas VII Diseases of the Liver and Biliary System
  40. Laboratory Tests in Liver Disease
  41. Jaundice
  42. Acute and Chronic Hepatitis
  43. Acute Liver Failure
  44. Cirrhosis of the Liver and Its Complications
  45. Disorders of the Gallbladder and Biliary Tract VIII Hematologic Disease
  46. Hematopoiesis and Hematopoietic Failure
  47. Clonal Disorders of the Hematopoietic Stem Cell
  48. Disorders of Red Blood Cells
  49. Clinical Disorders of Neutrophils
  50. Disorders of Lymphocytes
  51. Normal Hemostasis
  52. Disorders of Hemostasis: Bleeding
  53. Disorders of Hemostasis: Thrombosis IX Oncologic Disease
  54. Cancer Biology and Etiologic Factors
  55. Cancer Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention
  56. Principles of Cancer Therapy
  57. Lung Cancer
  58. Gastrointestinal Cancers
  59. Genitourinary Cancers
  60. Breast Cancer
  61. Gynecological Cancer
  62. Other Solid Tumors (Head and Neck, Sarcomas, Melanoma, Unknown Primary)
  63. Complications of Cancer and Cancer Treatment X Endocrine Disease and Metabolic Disease
  64. Hypothalamic-Pituitary Axis
  65. Thyroid Gland
  66. Adrenal Gland
  67. Male Reproductive Endocrinology
  68. Diabetes Mellitus, Hypoglycemia
  69. Obesity
  70. Malnutrition, Nutritional Assessment, and Nutritional Support in Adult Patients
  71. Disorders of Lipid Metabolism XI Women’s Health
  72. Women’s Health Topics XII Men’s Health
  73. Men’s Health Topics XIII Diseases of Bone and Bone Mineral Metabolism
  74. Normal Physiology of Bone and Mineral Homeostasis
  75. Disorders of Serum Minerals
  76. Metabolic Bone Diseases
  77. Osteoporosis XIV Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disease
  78. Approach to the Patient with Rheumatic Disease
  79. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  80. Spondyloarthropathies
  81. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  82. Systemic Sclerosis
  83. Systemic Vasculitis
  84. Crystal Arthropathies
  85. Osteoarthritis
  86. Nonarticular Soft Tissue Disorders
  87. Rheumatic Manifestations of Systemic Disorders and Sjögren’s Syndrome XV Infectious Disease
  88. Host Defenses Against Infection
  89. Laboratory Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases
  90. Fever and Febrile Syndromes
  91. Bacteremia and Sepsis Syndromes
  92. Infections of the Central Nervous System
  93. Infections of the Head and Neck
  94. Infections of the Lower Respiratory Tract
  95. Infections of the Heart and Blood Vessels
  96. Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infections
  97. Intra-Abdominal Infections
  98. Infectious Diarrhea
  99. Infections Involving Bones and Joints
  100. Infections of the Urinary Tract
  101. Health Care−Associated Infections
  102. Sexually Transmitted Infections
  103. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
  104. Infections in the Immunocompromised Host
  105. Infectious Diseases of Travelers: Protozoal and Helminthic Infections XVI Neurologic Disease
  106. Neurologic Evaluation of the Patient
  107. Disorders of Consciousness
  108. Disorders of Sleep
  109. Cortical Syndromes
  110. Dementia and Memory Disturbances
  111. Major Disorders of Mood, Thoughts, and Behavior
  112. Autonomic Nervous System Disorders
  113. Headache, Neck and Back Pain, and Cranial Neuralgias
  114. Disorders of Vision and Hearing
  115. Dizziness and Vertigo
  116. Disorders of the Motor System
  117. Congenital, Developmental, and Neurocutaneous Disorders
  118. Cerebrovascular Disease
  119. Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury
  120. Epilepsy
  121. Central Nervous System Tumors
  122. Demyelinating and Inflammatory Disorders
  123. Neuromuscular Diseases: Disorders of the Motor Neuron and Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Disease
  124. Muscle Diseases
  125. Neuromuscular Junction Disease XVII Geriatrics
  126. The Aging Patient XVIII Palliative Care
  127. Palliative Care XIX Alcohol and Substance Use
  128. Alcohol and Substance Use


Known for its concise, easy-to-read writing style and comprehensive coverage, Cecil Essentials of Medicine has been a favorite of students, residents, and instructors through nine outstanding editions. This revised 10th Edition continues the tradition of excellence with a focus on high-yield core knowledge of key importance to anyone entering or established in the field of internal medicine. Fully revised and updated by editors Edward J. Wing and Fred J. Schiffman, along with other leading teachers and experts in the field, Cecil Essentials remains clinically focused and solidly grounded in basic science.


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About the Editors

Edward Wing

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine; The Warren Alpert Medical School; Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

Fred Schiffman

Brown University

Affiliations and Expertise

Vice Chair of Medicine; Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Medical Director; Lifespan Cancer Institute; Brown University; Providence, Rhode Island