Essentials of Diagnosis and Treatment

Essentials of Diagnosis and Treatment

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This work talks about current essentials of emergency medicine, and is written by C. Keith Stone, MD Roger L. Humphries, MD. "Current Essentials Of Emergency Medicine" is a unique, high-compression quick reference for the wards and the clinic!. In-a-nutshell there is information on the diagnosis and treatment of 500 diseases, disorders, and symptoms managed by emergency physicians. It covers common conditions, trauma, and nontrauma emergencies. There is one disease per page with bulleted key points for easy access. It covers diagnosis, differential, treatment, pearl, and references for each condition. It is great for medical students, residents, nurse practitioners, physician's assistants, and general and family practitioners. It is a unique emergency quick reference! It is one-of-a-kind guide to emergency medicine at a glance. There are easy-scan, bulleted lists of diagnostics, treatments, and other basics. There is a pearl per page-a memorable pearl for each disease. There are select references-one general review for each disorder [starburst]. This work deals with: shock; cardiac emergencies; pulmonary emergencies; gastrointestinal emergencies; neurologic emergencies; genitourinary emergencies; vascular emergencies; hematologic emergencies; infectious disease emergencies; metabolic and endocrine emergencies; electrolyte and acid-base emergencies; rheumatologic emergencies; obstetric and gynecologic emergencies; eye emergencies; ent emergencies; head trauma; maxillofacial and neck trauma; chest trauma; abdominal trauma; genitourinary trauma; vertebral and spinal injuries; orthopedic emergencies; hand emergencies; dermatologic emergencies; psychiatric emergencies; emergencies due to physical and environmental agents; pediatric emergencies; nuclear, biologic, and chemical agents of terrorism. This is the best source for medical education and reference.show more

Product details

  • Paperback
  • 200 x 220 x 100mm | 464g
  • McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
  • McGraw Hill Higher Education
  • London, United States
  • 0071248471
  • 9780071248471

Author information

C. Keith Stone, MD, Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Sciences Center, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas Roger Humphries, MD, Residency Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentuckyshow more

Table of contents

SECTION 1: SHOCK SECTION 2: CARDIAC EMERGENCIES SECTION 3: PULMONARY EMERGENCIES SECTION 4: GASTROINTESTINAL EMERGENCIES SECTION 5: NEUROLOGIC EMERGENCIES SECTION 6: GENITOURINARY EMERGENCIES SECTION 7: VASCULAR EMERGENCIES SECTION 8: HEMATOLOGIC EMERGENCIES SECTION 9: INFECTIOUS DISEASE EMERGENCIES SECTION 10: METABOLIC & ENDOCRINE EMERGENCIES SECTION 11: ELECTROLYTE & ACID-BASE EMERGENCIES SECTION 12: RHEUMATOLOGIC EMERGENCIES SECTION 13: OBSTETRIC & GYNECOLOGIC EMERGENCIES SECTION 14: EYE EMERGENCIES SECTION 15: ENT EMERGENCIES SECTION 16: HEAD TRAUMA SECTION 17: MAXILLOFACIAL & NECK TRAUMA SECTION 18: CHEST TRAUMA SECTION 19: ABDOMINAL TRAUMA SECTION 20: GENITOURINARY TRAUMA SECTION 21: VERTEBRAL & SPINAL INJURIES SECTION 22: ORTHOPEDIC EMERGENCIES SECTION 23: HAND EMERGENCIES SECTION 24: DERMATOLOGIC EMERGENCIES SECTION 25: PSYCHIATRIC EMERGENCIES SECITON 26: EMERGENCIES DUE TO PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL AGENTS SECTION 27: POISONING SECTION 28: PEDIATRIC EMERGENCIES SECTION 29: NUCLEAR, BIOLOGIC, AND CHEMICAL AGENTS OF TERRORISMshow more