The Little Black Book of Emergency Medicine

Author: Steven E. Diaz

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734565

Category: Medical

Page: 507

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A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.
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The Little Black Book of Cardiology

Author: Sutherland

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763737610

Category: Medical

Page: 385

View: 7083

The Little Black Book of Cardiology, Second edition is a pocket-sized handbook with comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosing and treating cardiac disorders.
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The Little Black Book of Hospital Medicine

Author: Andrew J. Dionne

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449618804

Category: Medical

Page: 508

View: 6113

The Little Black Book of Hospital Medicine provides practical, concise evidence-based information on the diagnosis and treatment across the spectrum of illness and injury in the hospital setting. This book features a simple, accessible template for each subject, and quick and easy references to the relevant literature. The Little Black Book of Hospital Medicine is a convenient resource offering instant access to vital information and is the ideal resource for today s hospitalist."
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Little Black Book of Pulmonary Medicine

Author: Edward Ringel

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763752446

Category: Medical

Page: 516

View: 2731

Tightly organized into a super-condensed outline bulleted format, this handy, pocket-sized manual details precise, up-to-date information for diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer. Throughout the book, tables and figures summarize important clinical data and current professional society recommendations, while salient references direct readers to additional information. Current, quick, and concise, for instant access in the ward or in the clinic!
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The Little Black Book of Gastroenterology

Author: David W. Hay

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734572

Category: Medical

Page: 482

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Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of this pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal and liver disease. The Little Black Book of Gastroenterology is a convenient resource offering quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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The Little Black Book of Primary Care

Author: Onion

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734596

Category: Medical

Page: 1206

View: 1142

Thoroughly revised and updated, the fifth edition of this classic pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosis and treatment across the spectrum of illness and injury in the primary care setting. Makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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The Little Black Book of Sports Medicine

Author: Thomas M. Howard,Janus D. Butcher

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763738655

Category: Medical

Page: 414

View: 1615

Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of this pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosing and treating sports medicine injuries and illness. The Little Black Book of Sports Medicine is a convenient resource offering quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward, in the clinic, or on the playing field.
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Little Black Book of Nephrology and Hypertension

Author: Charles N. Jacobs,Dmitry Opolinsky

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763752972

Category: Medical

Page: 360

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Little Black Book of Nephrology and Hypertension is a comprehensive pocket reference to all aspects of kidney disease. This convenient resource offers quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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Little Black Book of Rheumatology

Author: Marc L. Miller

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763752989

Category: Medical

Page: 262

View: 5722

A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.
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Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition

Author: Sylvia C. McKean,John J. Ross,Daniel D. Dressler,Danielle Scheurer

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071843140

Category: Medical

Page: 2352

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The leading textbook of hospital medicine – completely updated to reflect today’s challenges Since its publication in 2012, Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition has become the field’s premier resource. Comprehensive, authoritative, and practical, this landmark text provides a solid grounding in clinical, organizational, and administrative areas central to the practice of hospital medicine. The Second Edition has been completely updated to reflect the evolving practice responsibilities of hospitalists. Examples include value-based medicine, expanded surgical content, bedside clinical reasoning, and a new segment devoted to rehabilitation and skilled nursing care. This edition also features a more accessible and streamlined full-color design enriched by more than 600 illustrations. Each clinical chapter opens with boxed Key Clinical Questions that are addressed in the text and summarized in hundreds of tables. Case studies demonstrate how to apply this information specifically to the management of hospitalized patients. Representing the expertise of more than two hundred renowned contributors, Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition is logically divided into six sections: • The Specialty of Hospital Medicine and Systems of Care • Medical Consultation • Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Care • The Approach to the Patient at the Bedside • Diagnostic Testing and Procedures • Clinical Conditions in the Inpatient Setting Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition is essential reading for clinicians who strive to optimize inpatient care and sharpen their leadership skills.
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Essentials of Hospital Medicine

A Practical Guide for Clinicians

Author: Andrew S. Dunn

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814354902

Category: Medical

Page: 1176

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Hospital Medicine is the fastest growing field of Medicine, and the importance of hospitalists in the delivery of care and success of hospitals continues to increase. The practice of hospital medicine is both rewarding and challenging: hospitalists need to provide high-quality care using the best available evidence in an efficient, cost-effective manner. In recognition of the need for rapid access to essential information, this text provides a concise yet comprehensive source for busy clinicians. The Handbook of Hospital Medicine provides detailed reviews of all clinical topics in inpatient medicine, including common diagnoses, hospital- acquired conditions, medical consultation, and palliative care, as well as key non-clinical topics, such as quality improvement tools, approach to medical errors, the business of medicine, and teaching tips. It is the single source needed for hospitalists striving to deliver outstanding care and provide value to their patients and hospitals.
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Little Black Book of Geriatrics

Author: Karen Gershman

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763788449

Category: Medical

Page: 458

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Thoroughly revised and updated, the Fourth Edition of this pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the elderly patient. The Little Black Book of Geriatrics is a convenient resource offering quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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Little Black Book of Urology

Author: Pamela Ellsworth

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449620035

Category: Medical

Page: 272

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The Little Black Book of Urology, Third Edition provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on the diagnosis and treatment of urological disorders. Thoroughly revised and updated, the third edition includes valuable information on advances in the management of prostate cancer, the staging of testicular cancer and detection of bladder cancer. The Little Black Book of Urology is a great quick reference for solving pressing urologic problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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Clinical Care Conundrums

Challenging Diagnoses in Hospital Medicine

Author: James C. Pile,Thomas E. Baudendistel,Brian Harte

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118483197

Category: Medical

Page: 208

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Introducing the first evidence-based casebook for hospital clinicians This book introduces illustrated, evidence-based clinical cases drawn from real-world hospital practice. Geared to the needs of hospital clinicians, Clinical Care Conundrums: Challenging Diagnoses in Hospital Medicine focuses on sharpening clinical reasoning and diagnostic skills, giving readers the tools to recognize and diagnose a wide array of diseases, while promoting diagnostic safety in hospital medicine. Written by leading experts on the topics under discussion, this volume offers a hand-picked collection of case studies from the widely popular Clinical Care Conundrum (CCC) series found in the Journal of Hospital Medicine. Each chapter presents a case to an expert clinician, who explains his or her approach to diagnosing challenging medical dilemmas. Each chapter concludes with a concise review of recent literature and, if applicable, with discussions of cognitive errors that may impact clinical diagnosis and patient care. Readers will find: An appealing presentation style that combines high-quality images and text Coverage of both common conditions and uncommon but important diseases encountered in the hospital setting A look at the state of the art of clinical reasoning, an area of critical interest to clinicians Practical "pearls" for each case study that readers can apply in their own practice Clinical Care Conundrums is an indispensable reference for hospitalists, hospital-based physicians and midlevel providers, physicians-in-training, and the many other medical practitioners who come up against difficult cases on a daily basis.
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The Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Case Reviews

Author: David L. Longworth,James K. Stoller

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781742665

Category: Medical

Page: 304

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This companion to The Cleveland Clinic Intensive Review of Internal Medicine includes 62 cases across all subspecialties of internal medicine. Cases have been authored by house officers with reviews by distinguished Cleveland Clinic faculty. Plus, board review questions enable readers to identify and review weak areas as they prepare for the American Board of Internal Medicine exam. The Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Case Reviews provides step-by-step cases with a problem-oriented presentation style. Summaries of appropriate procedures and regimens are supported by the inclusion of recent literature. The case review book is enhanced with easy-to-use tables and summaries and large illustrations. Compatibility: BlackBerry(R) OS 4.1 or Higher / iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 or Higher /Palm OS 3.5 or higher / Palm Pre Classic / Symbian S60, 3rd edition (Nokia) / Windows Mobile(TM) Pocket PC (all versions) / Windows Mobile Smartphone / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/Tablet PC
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Handbook of Urology

Diagnosis and Therapy

Author: Mike Benjamin Siroky,Robert D. Oates,Richard K. Babayan

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781742214

Category: Medical

Page: 543

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This handbook is a practical, easily accessible guide to the diagnosis and treatment of urologic disorders. In an outline format that is ideal for rapid, on-the-spot reference, the text covers all medical and surgical aspects of urologic practice, including endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery. This edition includes current information on upper and lower genitourinary tract endoscopy, laparoscopic procedures, medical treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia, and diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted diseases. The text has been reorganized into separate sections—one on presenting symptoms and diagnosis and one on medical and surgical treatment of diseases.
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CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Inpatient Medicine

Author: Jacob David

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1260012239

Category: Medical

Page: 224

View: 1337

The first resource dedicated to providing concise summaries of the most clinically relevant inpatient care guideline summaries CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Inpatient Medicine, 2018-2019 is written to spare busy physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and medical students from having to wade through full-length practice guidelines in order to provide high-quality care for hospitalized adults. With content drawn from reliable sources such as major professional societies and government agencies, each section of the book outlines the guidelines surrounding initial assessment, acute management, and subsequent care for conditions commonly encountered in the hospital setting. CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Inpatient Medicine, 2018-2019 strikes the perfect balance between brevity and clinical necessity, delivering exactly the amount of information needed – no more, no less
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Medical Ethics and Humanities

Author: Frederick Adolf Paola,Robert Walker,Lois LaCivita Nixon

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 144966279X

Category: Medical

Page: 454

View: 1881

Medical Ethics and Humanities is a survey of medical ethics and humanities geared toward physician assistants, analyzing important ethics, humanities, and law topics. The book explains the various approaches to ethical analysis and illustrates their application through the use of cases.
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Music and Cancer: A Prescription for Healing

Author: Associate Director of Gynecologic Oncology Director of Music and the Arts in Medicine Assistant Professor Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Science the Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York New York Director of Nimesh P Nagarsheth,Nimesh P. Nagarsheth

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449610943

Category: Medical

Page: 226

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From diagnosis to end-of-life care to the meaning behind life with cancer, Music and Cancer: A Prescription for Healing is designed to improve the quality of life of people affected by cancer in a way that could only be conveyed through the incredible healing powers of music and the arts. This book has important information valuable to patients, caregivers, friends, and family members about what to expect when faced with cancer including dealing with the diagnosis and logistics of treatments such as surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. This important book addresses a wide range of issues taking into consideration the complete care of the cancer patient.
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