Images from the Wards: Diagnosis and Treatment - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416063834, 9781455726806

Images from the Wards: Diagnosis and Treatment

1st Edition

Authors: James Studdiford Marc Altshuler Brooke Salzman Amber Tully
Paperback ISBN: 9781416063834
eBook ISBN: 9781455726806
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th August 2009
Page Count: 332

Description

Images from the Wards: Diagnosis and Treatment is an exciting visual resource for in-training and practicing physicians. James Studdiford, Marc Altshuler, Brooke Salzman, and Amber Tully present this comprehensive, focused image-based reference and review for diagnosis and treatment with compelling images—selected from a large bank of medical pictures in a teaching database at Jefferson Medical College—that underscore important teaching points. These 517 high-yield images represent what you might see during clinical rotations and encounter on a certification exam. The book provides self-assessment and Board-style multiple choice questions and clinical correlations to prepare you for USMLE Steps 2 and 3. This is the most effective clinical resource and review tool for licensure or re-certification.

Key Features

  • Presents the most common and important clinical images of cases that you will encounter in a hospital or on a licensure or certification exam through 517 illustrations.
  • Features self-assessment and Board-style multiple choice questions based on clinical vignettes to support the learning and review process.
  • Provides concise but detailed clinical correlations to serve as an effective daily clinical resource and review for USMLE Steps 2 and 3, certification exams, or recertification.
  • Covers the staging and variations of each disease through images that clarify the entire process.
  • Captures each disease process in a consistent format for quick and effective reference and review.

Table of Contents

1 SCALP

2 FACE

3 EARS AND NOSE

4 EYES

5 OROPHARYNX

6 NECK

7 ARM

8 HAND

9 BACK

10 CHEST

11 ABDOMEN

12 GENITALIA

13 LEG

14 FOOT

15 SKIN

16 GENETIC DISORDERS

17 PHYSICAL FINDINGS OF SYSTEMIC DISEASES

Appendix A: SELECTED ULTRASOUND IMAGES

Appendix B: CLASSIC IMAGES FROM GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY

Details

No. of pages:
332
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455726806
Paperback ISBN:
9781416063834

About the Author

James Studdiford

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Marc Altshuler

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor Assistant Residency Program Director, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Brooke Salzman

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor Division of Geriatrics, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Amber Tully

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio