Instant Work-ups: A Clinical Guide to Medicine - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780323376419, 9780323378239

Instant Work-ups: A Clinical Guide to Medicine

2nd Edition

Authors: Theodore O'Connell
eBook ISBN: 9780323378239
eBook ISBN: 9780323391825
eBook ISBN: 9780323391849
Paperback ISBN: 9780323376419
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 20th June 2016
Page Count: 456
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Table of Contents

  1. Acute kidney injury
    2. Adrenal masses
    3. Amenorrhea
    4. Anemia
    5. Arthritis and arthralgia
    6. Ascites
    7. Atrial fibrillation
    8. Bleeding and bruising
    9. Cerebrospinal fluid evaluation
    10. Chronic cough
    11. Chronic kidney disease
    12. Chronic meningitis
    13. Constipation
    14. Delirium
    15. Diarrhea
    16. Dyspnea
    17. Dysuria
    18. Edema
    19. Elevated alkaline phosphatase
    20. Elevated amylase (Hyperamylasemia)
    21. Erectile dysfunction
    22. Fatigue
    23. Fever of unknown origin
    24. Fibromyalgia
    25. Galactorrhea
    26. Gallbladder polyps
    27. Gynecomastia
    28. Hair loss
    29. Hearing loss
    30. Hematospermia
    31. Hematuria
    32. Hemoptysis
    33. Hirsutism
    34. Hypercalcemia
    35. Hypercoagulable states
    36. Hyperkalemia
    37. Hypernatremia
    38. Hypertension
    39. Hyperthyroidism
    40. Hypocalcemia
    41. Hypoglycemia
    42. Hypokalemia
    43. Hyponatremia
    44. Hypothyroidism
    45. Infertility, female
    46. Infertility, male
    47. Insomnia
    48. Leukocytosis
    49. Leukopenia
    50. Memory loss and dementia
    51. Muscle weakness
    52. Myalgias
    53. Nephrolithiasis
    54. Night sweats
    55. Osteoporosis
    56. Palpitations
    57. Peripheral neuropathy
    58. Pituitary adenomas
    59. Pleural effusion
    60. Preoperative evaluation before noncardiac surgery
    61. Proteinuria
    62. Pruritus
    63. Recurrent urinary tract infection
    64. Renal cysts
    65. Rhinitis
    66. Scrotal masses
    67. Seizure
    68. Solitary pulmonary nodule
    69. Syncope
    70. Synovial fluid analysis
    71. Thrombocytopenia
    72. Thyroid nodule
    73. Tinnitus
    74. Transaminase elevation
    75. Tremor
    76. Urinary incontinence
    77. Visual disturbances
    78. Weight loss

Description

Pocket-sized and portable, Instant Work-ups: A Clinical Guide to Medicine offers all of the critical information physicians need to know in order to evaluate and diagnose a patient. The content is uniquely presented as a patient would present his or her case: with symptoms and abnormalities, as opposed to a diagnosis. Practical and easy to use, it provides clear work-up plans for the most commonly encountered medical conditions, providing quick, focused guidance with the flexibility to adapt to each unique patient.

Key Features

  • Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
  • Pocket-sized design makes it perfect for quick reference in the clinical setting.
  • Covers approximately 80 of the most commonly encountered medical conditions.
  • Chapters are alphabetically organized by topic for easy reference.
  • Topics are presented as a sign, symptom, or abnormal lab reading as a patient would present his or her case.
  • Every topic includes a brief background discussion, a list of important related materials, and a detailed list of the next lab or radiographic tests.
  • Describes each diagnostic test and includes algorithms for each topic to help guide diagnosis.

Details

No. of pages:
456
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2017
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323378239
eBook ISBN:
9780323391825
eBook ISBN:
9780323391849
Paperback ISBN:
9780323376419

About the Authors

Theodore O'Connell Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Program Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Kaiser Permanente Napa-Solano, Napa, California; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Community and Family Medicine; University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California