Skin Disease - CD-ROM PDA Software - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780323037419

Skin Disease - CD-ROM PDA Software

2nd Edition

Diagnosis and Treatment

Authors: Thomas Habif James Campbell M. Shane Chapman James Dinulos Kathryn Zug
eBook ISBN: 9780323037419
Imprint: Mosby

Description

Now, users can access content from Skin Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment, 2nd Edition right from their handheld device. This software offers a fast and easy way to tap into essential diagnostic and therapeutic information for more than 100 commonly encountered skin disorders. Simple to install and easy to use, it features practical, clear advice on diagnosis and therapy and includes anterior and posterior diagrams of where diseases may be found on the body as well as classifications of primary, secondary, and special lesions. Plus, over 200 full-color never-before published photographs show the classic manifestations of disease and rarer variations.

Key Features

  • Features over 200 full-color photographs—never-before published.
  • Weighs the importance of diseases and explains when to treat and how quickly.
  • Provides coverage of pediatric skin diseases throughout.
  • Highlights when to refer patients to a specialist and when urgent action is required.
  • Includes European drug names.
  • Focuses on treatment and diagnosis of common entities, offering guidance on everyday cases.
  • Provides helpful appendices that cover diagnosis by body region · lesion classification · and quantity of cream to apply and dispense.

Table of Contents

  1. Topical therapy

    2. Eczema

    3. Urticaria

    4. Acne, rosacea and related disorders

    5. Psoriasis and other papulosquamous diseases

    6. Bacterial infections

    7. Sexually transmitted infections

    8. Viral infections

    9. Fungal infections

    10. Exanthems and drug reactions

    11. Hypersensitivity syndromes and vasculitis

    12. Infestations and bites

    13. Vescular and bullous diseases

    14. Connective tissue diseases

    15. Light-related disorders and disorders of pigmentation

    16. Benign skin tumors

    17. Premalignant and malignant non-melanoma skin tumors

    18. Nevi and malignant melanoma

    19. Vascular tumors and malformations

    20. Hair and nail diseases

    21. Neonatal disease

    22. Cutaneous manifestations of internal disease

    Appendices

    Skin Wellness

    Primary, secondary and special lesions

    Differential diagnosis by body region

    Quantity of cream to apply and dispense

    Carticosteroids

    Dermatologic formulary

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2005
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323037419

About the Author

Thomas Habif

Thomas P. Habif, MD, Clinical Professor of Surgery (Dermatology Section), Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor (Dermatology), Department of Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover and Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA

James Campbell

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Associate Professor (Dermatology), Department of Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover and Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA

M. Shane Chapman

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor (Dermatology), Department of Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover and Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA

James Dinulos

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery (Dermatology Section), Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover and Lebanon; Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the University of Connecticut; New Hampshire, USA

Kathryn Zug

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Surgery (Dermatology), Department of Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover and Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA