Key Features

  • Includes guidance on differential diagnosis to help you determine which disease or condition your patient may have.
  • Uses extensive color-coded algorithms to facilitate quick diagnosis, management, and treatment decisions.
  • Organizes material to parallel your clinical decision making process.
  • Provides expert guidance on what diagnostic tests to order for each patient—and how to interpret the results.
  • Presents important “take home” concepts within each chapter to help you recall clinical pearls.
  • Includes the most need-to-know basic science, focusing on providing clear implications for patient care.

Details

No. of pages:
1152
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323070720
Print ISBN:
9780323040488

About the authors

Lynn Taussig

Affiliations and Expertise

Special Advisor to the Provost, University of Denver, Denver CO, USA Formerly President and CEO (Retired), National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, CO, USA Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA

Louis Landau

Affiliations and Expertise

Executive Dean and Professor of Paediatrics, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia