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  • Manual of Gastroenterology

    Manual of Gastroenterology, 4e

    Diagnosis and Therapy

    Canan Avunduk

    Thoroughly revised and updated for its Fourth Edition, this Spiral® Manual is a practical quick-reference guide to the diagnosis and management of all gastrointestinal problems—from common complaints such as intestinal gas to life-threatening diseases such as cancer and AIDS. Chapters written in an easy-to-scan outline format cover the approach to the patient, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, nutritional assessment and management, gastroenterologic emergencies, and specific complaints and disorders. Highlights of this Fourth Edition include an expanded obesity chapter, major updates on inflammatory bowel disease and irritable bowel syndrome, new treatments for viral hepatitis, and endoscopic treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease.

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  • Manual of Nephrology

    Manual of Nephrology, 8e

    Robert W. Schrier
    The newly updated 8th edition of this bestseller continues a 20-year tradition, with expert scientific research and clinical recommendations on the diagnosis and management of acute and chronic kidney disease. This comprehensive reference offers you solid, practical guidance on common renal problems—causes, symptoms, treatments and complications. Explore the free sample chapter now!
     
    Features:
    • Topics covered include: electrolyte and acid-base disorders, UTI’s, kidney stones, glomerulonephritis and vasculitis, acute or chronic renal failure, hypertension, and renal disease in pregnancy and diabetes
    • NEW content on kidney disease in diabetes.
    • Time-saving outline format for easy quick-reference
    • Practical guidelines on drug dosing in patients with impaired kidney function, with specific recommendations on more than 500 drugs
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • A powerful search that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future
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  • Manual of Nutritional Therapeutics

    Manual of Nutritional Therapeutics, 6e

    David H. Alpers, Beth E. Taylor, Dennis M. Bier, Samuel Klein
    Optimize your patients’ nutrition!
     
    Coauthored by three physicians and a dietitian, this quick-reference manual provides practical, state-of-the-art, evidence-based nutrition recommendations for healthy adults, hospitalized patients, and people with a full range of health conditions. It’s an ideal source to help you meet the nutrition needs of every patient.
     
    ·        Effectively counsel healthy patients with nutrition recommendations for both young and older adults, and provide specific guidance for patients who are pregnant or lactating.
    ·        Find information on individual nutrients (e.g. vitamin D, iron), contained in a dedicated section covering nutrient components.
    ·        Get detailed guidance with separate chapters on Protein and Calories, Vitamins, Minerals, and Dietary Supplements.
    ·        Access advice specific for metabolic disorders (diabetes, dyslipidemia, and renal disease), for obesity, and for chronic wasting diseases (cancer, AIDS).
    ·        Make informed decisions on enteral and parenteral nutritional therapy.
     
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
     
    ·        Complete content with enhanced navigation
    ·        A powerful search that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    ·        Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    ·        Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    ·        Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    ·        Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use
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  • Manual of Obstetrics

    Manual of Obstetrics, 8e

    Arthur T. Evans, Arthur T. Evans, Emily DeFranco
    Easily manage the care, assessments and complications of your pregnant patients, in addition to the newly classified individual fetal patients.

    The updated and revised eighth edition of the popular Manual of Obstetrics skillfully addresses the care, assessment, and complications, as well as other emerging issues handled daily by obstetric providers.

    Top-rated among obstetrics manuals, this practical, authoritative text is both an excellent desk reference and on-the-spot guide. Essential data and commentary are provided on all the major areas of obstetric care, obstetric complications, maternal complications, fetal assessment, fetal complications, and neonatal care.

    This edition also includes new information on fetal intervention issues and on endocrine disorders. A new chapter on Fetal Therapy addresses the rising consensus that the fetus should be considered an individual patient

    Features:
    • Bulleted formatted text to aid quick-reference
    • Chapter sections address background, evaluation, differential diagnosis, lab tests, diagnosis and treatment
    • Numerous tables, algorithms and line drawings illuminate complex concepts
    • New chapter on Fetal Therapy
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • A powerful search tool that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use
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  • Manual of Ocular Diagnosis and Therapy

    Manual of Ocular Diagnosis and Therapy, 6e

    Deborah Pavan-Langston

    Thoroughly updated for its Sixth Edition, this manual is a highly practical guide to the diagnosis and management of eye disorders and injuries. Experts from Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary present authoritative, state-of-the-art recommendations in a rapid-access outline format. Appendices include up-to-date ophthalmic drug and systemic antimicrobial formularies with dosages.

    All chapters have been updated to include the latest information on new disease entities, diagnostic techniques, drugs, and treatments, including LASIK and LASEK surgery, cataract extractions, intraocular lenses, use of botulinum for blepharospasm, and medical treatment of glaucoma. Thirty new full-color images have been added.

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  • Manual of Orthopaedics, 7e

    Manual of Orthopaedics, 7e, 7e

    Marc F. Swiontkowski

    Manual of Orthopaedics, Seventh Edition provides you with quick access to the orthopaedic information needed to diagnose and treat musculoskeletal injuries and diseases with confidence.

    Your keys to excellence in your orthopaedic challenges…

    ·         Broad scope covers the full range musculoskeletal conditions, from the commonly encountered seen in primary care medicine to the catastrophic seen in the emergency rooms and    orthopaedic clinics

    ·         User-friendly outline format provides quick access to essential facts on a variety of acute and chronic orthopaedic disorders

    ·         Treatment algorithms provide an initial approach to all musculoskeletal problems

    ·         Illustrations support the text offering visual guidance on common techniques – including placement of splints, use of casts, and injections

    New to the Seventh Edition…

    ·         All chapters have been updated with the most current information

    ·         New authors have been added to gain a fresh perspective and to update chapter outlines where indicated

    ·         Clear distinction has been made regarding what conditions are appropriately managed by primary care and emergent/urgent care providers and which need orthopaedic subspecialist care

    A must have resource for students, residents, primary care providers, emergent and urgent care providers and orthopaedic providers in all practice enviornments. 

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  • Manual of Radiology

    Manual of Radiology, 2e

    Acute Problems and Essential Procedures

    John Eng, Clifford Weiss

    Thoroughly updated for its Second Edition, this manual is ideal for residents in training, especially those junior residents learning how to perform procedures and facing the first months of call. The manual encapsulates the core information needed for conducting clinical examinations and determining which imaging examination is appropriate for the large variety of problems that can occur on call.

    Coverage of each clinical problem includes indications for testing, protocol for test, possible findings, and clues to diagnosis. Suggested readings are also included. This edition covers more procedures and includes more information on drug/contrast media interactions.

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  • Manual of Valvular Heart Disease

    Manual of Valvular Heart Disease

    Craig R. Asher, Brian P. Griffin

    Portable and clinically oriented, this full-color handbook is a unique and timely guide to valvular heart disease and percutaneous coronary interventions. A structured, standardized format helps you quickly find the information you need, while numerous illustrations and videos online provide visual support for key concepts and procedures.

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  • Manual of Vascular Diseases

    Manual of Vascular Diseases, 2e

    Sanjay Rajagopalan, Steven M. Dean, Emile R. Mohler, Debabrata Mukherjee

    Knowledge and understanding of vascular disease, particularly atherosclerosis, continue to expand across disciplines, as do diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for treatment of vascular disorders. This manual offers a consistent "how to" approach that places specific emphasis on management. Each chapter provides the reader with a highly practical approach so that he or she comes away with a reasonable amount of familiarity as to be able to manage the patient independently. Since the first edition, a certification in vascular medicine has become available. 

    Some of the key features include:

    • Practical information such as drug doses, protocols for managing disorders, and algorithms
    • Guidance on diagnostic assessment and treatment strategies for the majority of vascular disorders encountered in clinical practice
    •  Assimilation of information from areas outside cardiology, i.e., vascular surgeons and interventional radiologists, into a reader-friendly format geared toward the average practicing internist or cardiologist
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  • Manual Washington de cuidados intensivos

    Manual Washington de cuidados intensivos, 2e

    Marin Kollef
    • Nuevo título de la serie de manuales Washington, escrita por residentes para residentes.
    • Organizado en 21 secciones / 87 capítulos.
    • Clasificación de los temas sistemas y patologías/afecciones y procedimientos.
    • Centrado en la fisiopatología y el tratamiento, con un resumen introductorio a la clínica.
    • Tratamiento esquemático de los temas.
    • Contenido diseñado para la consulta rápida o revisión en la UCI.
    • Selección exhaustiva de los principales temas que se presentan en la UCI.
    • Bibliografía comentada con breve descripción y valoración de la publicación citada.
    • Ilustración limitada.
    • Numerosas tablas y algoritmos de decisión a todo color en todos los capítulos
    • Redacción esquemática.
    • A diferencia de otros manuales W el texto se presenta en párrafos y no con bullets.
    • Contenido actualizado (pub. Oct-13).
    • Con apéndices que incluyen las ecuaciones más frecuentes en la UCI, interacciones medicamentosas, dosificaciones de fármacos frecuentes y efectos secundarios.
     
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  • Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Cardiología

    Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Cardiología, 3e

    Phillip S. Cuculich, Andrew M. Kates
    Pequeño, consistente y lleno de información, la 3.ª edición de Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas: Cardiología coloca el campo de la enfermedad cardiovascular al alcance del médico o residente. Diseñado para el profesional ocupado, el estudiante o el residente, esta edición de bolsillo incluye los últimos descubrimientos y tratamientos en cardiología en un formato fácil de leer. En un campo de rápido avance que constantemente abre la puerta a nuevos descubrimientos biomédicos y tratamientos, este recurso ofrece las últimas recomendaciones de tratamiento para los pacientes. El manual es un excelente título, breve, conciso, que incluye fundamentos electrofisiológicos e incluso propedéuticos. Su contenido está actualizado a las últimas clasificaciones y recomendaciones e incluye otros temas útiles como la valoración prequirúrgica del cardiópata con una gran cantidad de cuadros clínicos.

     
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  • Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Enfermedades infecciosas

    Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Enfermedades infecciosas, 2e

    Nigar Kirmani, Keith F. Woeltje, Hilary Babcock

    Manual de consulta rápida en el que se abordan los principales problemas de la práctica diaria en el campo de las patologías infecciosas. Compendia la principal información que necesita el estudiante en sus rotaciones en el servicio de infectología, el residente y el estudiante de medicina. Está escrito por residentes de la Facultad de Medicina Washington en San Luis, Missouri y revisado por profesores titulares de la facultad. Como características destacadas incorpora el enfoque práctico, muy orientado a la práctica clínica y la recopilación de las patologías más frecuentes sin entrar en detalle, excluyendo las enfermedades raras.

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  • Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Nefrología

    Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Nefrología, 3e

    Steven Cheng, Anitha Vijayan
    • El objetivo del texto es responder a las necesidades del clínico en formación o en ejercicio, en el punto de atención al paciente, proporcionando la mejor atención posible.
    • Describe como realizar la historia clínica al paciente, cómo presenatr los resultados de las pruebas realizadas, qué pruebas ordenar, cómo completar la exploración y cómo establecer un plan de tratamiento eficaz.
    • Actualizado completamente con los abordajes prácticos actuales de los trastornos endocrinos más frecuentes en la clínica.
    • Contenido actualizado con los últimos hallazgos en la fisiopatología y el tratamiento de los trastornos endocrinos.
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  • Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Neumología

    Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Neumología

    Adrian Shifren

    Sirve como guía de referencia rápida y texto de consulta. Compendia la principal información que necesita el estudiante en sus rotaciones en el servicio respiratorio, el residente y el estudiante de medicina y que debe realizar estudios de casos clínicos.

     Escrito por residentes, medicos adjuntos y miembros de la Washington University School of Medicine.

     En este caso se trata de una obra colectiva en la que han participado facultativos en formación y docentes de la Washington University. A destacar la marca Washington, bien conocida en el mercado. Parte de los autores son residentes y otros docentes hospitalarios.

    ·         Texto con un enfoque muy práctico, como todos los manuales Washington.

    ·         Mantiene los mismos apartados en todos los capítulos, para localizar la información rápidamente.

    Presentación gráfica:

    ·         El formato y el número de páginas del libro (peso) lo hacen manejable y muy portable.

    ·         Presentación a un único color, lo que reducirá el coste de producción industrial.

    ·         Al mismo tiempo, la presentación gráfica permite la legibilidad y resulta agradable.

     

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  • Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Reumatología

    Manual Washington de especialidades clínicas. Reumatología, 2e

    Leslie Kahl
    • La obra mejora su presentación, de B&N a 2 colores mejorando la visualización de algoritmos de decisión, tablas e incluso ilustraciones haciendo uso de medios tonos.
    • Formato tradicional de viñetas para referencia rápida al contenido, esto facilita la búsqueda de contenido pertinente a las necesidades del lector.
    • Nuevo capítulo sobre el Síndrome de fiebre periódica hereditaria caracterizado por diferentes trastornos hereditarios que cursan por episodios cortos y recurrentes de fiebre e inflamación articular localizada severa y que no se explican por infecciones infantiles comunes.
    • Capítulo actualizado sobre medicamentos empleados en el tratamiento de enfermedades reumáticas, incluyendo seis nuevos biológicos aprobados por la FDA desde la última edición.
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  • Manual Washington de medicina interna ambulatoria

    Manual Washington de medicina interna ambulatoria, 2e

    Thomas M. De Fer, Heather F. Sateia

    From hypertension and diabetes to sleep disorders, nutrition, and care of the cancer patient, The Washington Manual of Outpatient Internal Medicine, 2nd Edition, guides you through evaluation and management of dozens of the most common medical problems encountered in outpatient internal medicine. Written by nearly 100 house staff and faculty from Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes-Jewish Hospital, this updated title is a companion to The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics and features a similar time-saving format for easy reference.
     
    Features:
     
        Quickly find the information you need with color-enhanced, templated chapters; numerous tables and figures; and an easy-to-read, bulleted format.
        Be prepared for the common ambulatory medical problems you’re likely to encounter, as well as other issues that you may see in everyday practice, such as dermatology, otolaryngology, neurology and psychiatry, ophthalmology, pain management, geriatrics, allergy, alcohol abuse, smoking cessation, and more.
        Stay current thanks to thorough updates of each evidence-based chapter by authors who are specialists in their respective fields.
     
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
     
        Complete content with enhanced navigation 
        Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
        Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
        Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
        Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
        Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use

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  • Manual Washington de medicina interna hospitalaria

    Manual Washington de medicina interna hospitalaria, 3e

    Thomas Ciesielski

    El Manual Washington® de medicina interna hospitalaria, desarrollado por médicos residentes y especialistas de la Washington University School of Medicine de St. Louis, ha sido creado con el objetivo de proporcionar una referencia de acceso fácil y rápido a la información clínica más útil y actualizada en medicina interna para la atención de pacientes en entornos hospitalarios.

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  • Manual Washington de oncología

    Manual Washington de oncología, 3e

    Ramaswamy Govindan, Daniel Morgensztern

    A concise and updated guide to oncologic diseases. It covers both fundamentals (oncogenesis, molecular diagnostics and principles of every major type of therapy), and clinical information about every major type of oncologic disease. Plus it also delivers interesting topics with diagnostic tools (biostatistics) and clinical information regarding cancer in special populations, pain management and palliative care, cancer screening, nutritional support and counseling. 

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  • Manual Washington de procedimientos clínicos

    Manual Washington de procedimientos clínicos, 1e

    James freer

    Este nuevo título del distinguido Manual Washington® fue creado por el Dr. James Matthew Freer, Director del Servicio de Procedimientos del Hospital de la Facultad de Medicina de la Washington University in St. Louis. La obra describe con gran detalle los siete procedimientos empleados con mayor frecuencia en un servicio con pacientes hospitalizados. Estos procedimientos tienen fines diagnósticos (punción lumbar), terapéuticos (intubación endotraqueal) o mixtos (paracentesis abdominal) y conllevan, en muchas ocasiones, un riesgo importante para el paciente si no se realizan con las medidas mínimas de seguridad.

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  • Marino. El libro de la UCI

    Marino. El libro de la UCI, 4e

    Paul L. Marino

    4.ª edición de uno de los títulos más vendidos del SLP. Contenido orientado a la práctica y actualizado con los últimos conocimientos, relevante para todos los aspectos médicos y quirúrgicos que se aplican en la unidad de cuidados intensivos. El autor es el director of Critical Care, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI; Associate Professor, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI.

    La nueva edición incorpora interesantes novedades, como la presentación a todo color, la inclusión de añadidos digitales actualizados de forma regular por el Dr. Marino, la reescritura de todo el texto y se han añadido 8 nuevos capítulos y un apéndice dedicado a la dosificación de fármacos.

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