Key Features

  • Review or refresh your knowledge
    of the fundamentals and diagnostic approaches of skin disease with unique introductory chapters providing the basic principles of dermatology, bedside diagnostics, and clinical approach to a fever and rash – extremely helpful for the beginner.
  • Visualize more of the conditions you see in practice with over 1,500 clinical images, illustrations, and schematics.
  • Avoid diagnostic pitfalls using practical tables, intuitive artworks, and logical algorithms.
  • Find answers fast with a highly user-friendly, "easy-in-easy-out" format and a wealth of tables and schematics for instant visual comprehension.
  • Expedite decision making with easily recognizable DDx and Rx sections to provide rapid direct reference to the expert guidance and treatment recommendations. Downloadable worksheets are also available.
  • Make the most of electronic functionality with access to the complete contents online and in various ebook formats - making it easy to teach impromptu on a tablet in the clinic, or conduct more formal lecturing.

Table of Contents

1.Basic Principles of Dermatology

2.Bedside Diagnostics

3.Fever and Rash

4.Pruritus and Dysesthesia

5.Psychocutaneous Disorders

6.Psoriasis

7.Other Papulosquamous Disorders

8.Erythroderma

9.Lichen Planus and Lichenoid Dermatoses

10.Atopic Dermatitis

11.Other Eczematous Eruptions

12.Irritant and Allergic Contact Dermatitis, Occupational Dermatoses, and Dermatoses Due to Plants

13.Clinical Approach to Regional Dermatoses

14.Urticaria and Angioedema

15.Figurate Erythemas

16.Erythema Multiforme, Stevens–Johnson Syndrome, and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

17.Drug Reactions

18.Purpura and Disorders of Microvascular Occlusion

19.Vasculitis

20.Eosinophilic Dermatoses

21.Neutrophilic Dermatoses

22.Pregnancy Dermatoses

23.Pemphigus

24.Bullous Pemphigoid, Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid, and Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita

25.Dermatitis Herpetiformis and Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis

26.Epidermolysis Bullosa

27.Other Vesiculobullous Diseases

28.Vesiculopustular and Erosive Disorders in Newborns and Infants

29.Acne Vulgaris

30.Rosacea and Periorificial Dermatitis

31.Folliculitis

32.Disorders of Eccrine and Apocrine Glands

33.Lupus Erythematosus

34.Dermatomyositis

35.Systemic Sclerosis and Sclerodermoid Disorders

36.Morphea and Lichen Sclerosus

37.Other Rheumatologic Diseases

38.Mucinoses

39.Amyloidosis

40.Deposition Disorders

41.Porphyrias

42.Calcinosis Cutis and Osteoma Cutis

43.Nutritional Disorders

44.Graft-Versus-Host Disease

45.Skin Signs of Systemic Disease

46.Ichthyoses and Erythrokeratodermas

47.Keratodermas

48.Darier Disease and Hailey–Hailey Disease

49.Primary Immunodeficiencies

50.Neurof

Details

No. of pages:
1040
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455708413
Electronic ISBN:
9780702055409