Chest Pain, An Issue of Medical Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437718355

Chest Pain, An Issue of Medical Clinics of North America, Volume 94-2

1st Edition

Authors: Guy Eslick Michael Yelland
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437718355
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 10th May 2010

Description

This issue of Medical Clinics of North America covers everything the internist needs to know about the diagnosis and treatment of chest pain.  Topics covered include respiratory causes of chest pain; cardiac causes; gastroenterological causes, such as GERD and dysphagia; musculoskeletal causes, such as fibromyalgia and segmental dysfunction; psychological causes, skin and soft tissue causes, and pediatric chest pain.  A detailed master algorithm for diagnosis and management is provided, and future directions are also discussed.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437718355

About the Authors

Guy Eslick Author

Dr. Eslick is an Associate Professor of Surgery at the Whiteley-Martin Research Centre at The University of Sydney in New South Wales, Australia. He has 166 publications (including 10 monographs, 20 book chapters).

Affiliations and Expertise

Harvard University

Michael Yelland Author