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eText: 
ISBN-13 9780071766654ISBN-10 0071766650
Print: 
ISBN-10 0071637907ISBN-13 9780071637909
Author(s): Tierney, Lawrence; Saint, Sanjay; Whooley, Mary
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 608
Description

The perfect quick reference on the wards and in the clinic!

The famous "one disease per page" design!

CURRENT Essentials of Medicine is a practical, point-of-care pocket handbook that offers "nutshell" information on the diagnosis and treatment of more than 500 medical disorders seen in both primary care and hospital settings. Perfect as a quick reference on the wards or in a busy clinic, this is THE ONLY pocket guide to offer disease essentials in a one-disease-per-page bulleted format. Practical pearls, for which the authors are well known, are offered for almost all conditions.

Features

  • To-the-point information on the diagnosis and treatment of more than 500 of the most common diseases seen in clinical practice
  • Convenient one-disease-per page presentation
  • Bulleted data for each disease covering Essentials of Diagnosis, Differential Diagnosis, Treatment, Pearl, and Reference
  • Encompasses both ambulatory and inpatient medicine
  • Includes internal medicine, plus specialties such as obstetrics/gynecology, surgery, and pediatrics
  • Updated clinical manifestations, diagnostic tests, and treatment considerations throughout

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