Essentials of Internal Medicine - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9780729540810, 9780729583848

Essentials of Internal Medicine

3rd Edition

Authors: Nicholas Talley Brad Frankum David Currow
eBook ISBN: 9780729583848
eBook ISBN: 9780729580816
Paperback ISBN: 9780729540810
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 13th November 2014
Page Count: 834
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Description

Building on established diagnostic techniques, Essentials of Internal Medicine 3e presents a modern approach to internal medicine, equipping the reader with the skills to become an effective internist.

This text presents practical approaches to diagnosis and up to date strategies for implementing evidence-based treatments for prevalent conditions.

Learn how to:

  • • Identify what is clinically important
  • • Understand and investigate disease
  • • Create an effective strategy for treatment
  • • Utilize technological diagnostic tools now available

Key Features

  • • Color illustrations to enhance recognition and learning
  • • Clinical pearls
  • • Memory jog lists and tables
  • • Multiple choice questions with answers and explanations

Table of Contents

1 Internal Medicine in the 21st Century  

2 Evidence-based medicine and critical appraisal of the literature

3 Ethics

4 Clinical pharmacology and toxicology

5 Genetics

6 Medical imaging for internists

7 Pulmonology

8 Cardiology

9 Hypertension

10 Nephrology

11 Endocrinology

12 Gastroenterology

13 Hepatology

14 Hematology

15 Oncology

16 Palliative medicine

17 Immunology

18 Musculoskeletal medicine

19 Neurology  

20 Psychiatry for the internist  

21 Clinical infectious diseases

22 Immunization

23 Dermatology for the physician

24 Medical ophthalmology

25 Women’s health for the physician  

26 Obstetric medicine

27 Geriatric medicine

Details

No. of pages:
834
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 2015
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780729583848
eBook ISBN:
9780729580816
Paperback ISBN:
9780729540810

About the Author

Nicholas Talley

Affiliations and Expertise

Pro Vice-Chancellor, Global Research, University of Newcastle, Australia Professor of Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medicine, University of Newcastle, Australia President, Royal Australasian College of Physicians Chair-Elect, Committee of Presidents of Medical Colleges (CPMC) Hon. Treasurer, Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences Senior Staff Specialist, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, Australia Adjunct Professor and Consultant, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA Adjunct Professor, University of North Carolina, NC, USA Foreign Guest Professor, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Brad Frankum

OAM, BMed (Hons), FRACP

Professor of Clinical Education, and Deputy Dean, University of Western

Sydney School of Medicine; Consultant Clinical Immunologist and Allergist,

Campbelltown and Camden Hospitals, NSW, Australia

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Clinical Education, and Deputy Dean, University of Western Sydney School of Medicine; Consultant Clinical Immunologist and Allergist, Campbelltown and Camden Hospitals, NSW, Australia

David Currow

BMed, MPH, PhD, FRACP

Professor, Discipline of Palliative and Supportive Services, Flinders University;

Flinders Centre for Clinical Change, Flinders University, SA , Australia

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Discipline of Palliative and Supportive Services, Flinders University; Flinders Centre for Clinical Change, Flinders University, SA , Australia