Skin Disease - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9780323442220, 9780323442244

Skin Disease

4th Edition

Diagnosis and Treatment

Authors: Thomas Habif M. Shane Chapman James Dinulos Kathryn Zug
eBook ISBN: 9780323442244
eBook ISBN: 9780323442237
Paperback ISBN: 9780323442220
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 27th October 2017
Page Count: 688
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Description

Get practical guidance from renowned dermatologist Dr. Thomas Habif and his expert team of co-authors in this user-friendly, focused text. Written specifically for the non-specialist, this easy-to-follow reference offers precisely the diagnostic and treatment information you need to quickly identify the 250 skin disorders you’re most likely to see. It’s an ideal resource for any medical practitioner who’d rather treat than refer patients with skin disease, as well as an excellent review for board preparation.

Key Features

  • Comprehensive yet concise, bullet-point format provides classification of primary, secondary, and special lesions, pediatric considerations, clinical pearls to guide decision making, and more.
  • Disorders Index at the front of the book speeds you quickly to a desired topic, and the dermatologic drug formulary and "differential diagnosis by anatomical region and lesion" guide provide rapid access to essential clinical information.
  • Easy-to-understand schematics indicate disease distribution across the body (from rare to common) for each key disorder.

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 Vesicular and Bullous Diseases
14 Connective Tissue Diseases
15 Light-Related Diseases 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
23 Lasers in Dermatology
24 Leishmaniasis
25 Leprosy (Hansen’s Diseases)
Appendices
Index

Details

No. of pages:
688
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323442244
eBook ISBN:
9780323442237
Paperback ISBN:
9780323442220

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

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

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