Table of Contents

Section 1 General patient assessment

  • Doctor and patient: General principles of history taking
  • General patient examination and differential diagnosis
  • Ethical considerations

Section 2 Assessment in Particular Patient Groups

  • Women
  • Children and adolescents
  • Older people
  • Psychiatric assessment
  • Patients presenting as emergencies
  • Patients in pain

Section 3 Basic systems

  • Respiratory system
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Gastrointestinal system
  • Locomotor system
  • Nervous system

Section 4 Clinical specialties

  • Skin, nails and hair
  • Endocrine disorders
  • Diabetic and other metabolic disorders
  • Kidneys and urinary tract
  • Eyes
  • Ear, nose and throat
  • Sexually transmitted infections

Details

No. of pages:
488
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Ltd.
eBook ISBN:
9780702051180
eBook ISBN:
9780702056499
eBook ISBN:
9780702051951
Print ISBN:
9780702040924
Print ISBN:
9780702040917

About the editor

William M Drake

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Physician/Reader in Medicine, Deptartment of Endocrinology, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, UK