Skin Disease - CD-ROM PDA Software

2nd Edition

Diagnosis and Treatment


  • Electronic ISBN 9780323037419

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


Skin Wellness

Primary, secondary and special lesions

Differential diagnosis by body region

Quantity of cream to apply and dispense


Dermatologic formulary


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About the authors

Thomas Habif

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