The Most Common Inpatient Problems in Internal Medicine

1st Edition

Ward Survival

Authors: John Sun Hylton Joffe
Paperback ISBN: 9781416032038
eBook ISBN: 9781437710892
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 8th February 2007
Page Count: 432

Description

Here's an extremely handy pocket reference to assist the student, resident, house officer, and busy hospitalist address issues related to the 20 most common disorders seen in the inpatient setting. This brief, small-sized handbook offers you evidence-based information presented in an easy to reference, consistently presented outline and table format. Problem based for quick solutions in diagnosis and therapy in the limited timeframe typical of seeing patients on the wards.

Key Features

  • Provides a brief presentation of 20 most common inpatient disorders.
  • Provides reliabile diagnosis and treatment options with evidence based recommodations.
  • Handy, pocket book that takes up minimal pocket real estate.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Cardiology
Atrial Fibrillation
Unstable Angina
CHF

Chapter 2: Pulmonary
COPD
Asthma

Chapter 3: Gastroenterology
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Pancreatitis

Chapter 4: Renal
Hyponatremia
Hyperkalemia
Acute Renal Failure

Chapter 5: Endocrine
Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Chapter 6: Infectious Disease
Pneumonia
Urinary Tract Infection
Cellulitis

Chapter 7: Hematology and Oncology
Anemia

Chapter 8: Rheumatology
Monoarthritis

Chapter 9: General
DVT Prophylaxis, Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis
*Change in Mental Status

Details

No. of pages:
432
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437710892
Paperback ISBN:
9781416032038

About the Author

John Sun

Hylton Joffe