CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2017: Edition 56

McGraw Hill Professional
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Turn the latest research into improved patient outcomes with the #1 annual guide to internal medicine and clinical practice

A Doody's Core Title for 2017!

Written by clinicians renowned in their respective fields, CMDT offers the most current insights into symptoms, signs, epidemiology, and treatment for more than 1,000 diseases and disorders. For each topic, you’ll find concise, evidence-based information about hospital and ambulatory medicine. This streamlined clinical companion is the fastest and easiest way to keep abreast of the latest medical advances, prevention strategies, and cost-effective treatments.

Here’s why CMDT is an essential reference for any primary care setting:

• Strong emphasis on the practical aspects of clinical diagnosis and patient management throughout the broad fields of internal medicine
• Full review of internal medicine and additional primary care topics, such as gynecology and obstetrics, dermatology, neurology, ophthalmology, geriatrics, and palliative care
• The only text with an annual update on HIV/AIDS and new emerging viral diseases
• Specific disease prevention information
• Medication treatment tables, with indexed trade names and updated prices – plus helpful diagnostic and treatment algorithms
• Updated PMID numbers for quick reference
• Many full-color photographs and illustrations

Here are just a few of the many exciting new additions and updates:

• New information on Zika, dengue, chikungunya, MERS and other infections
• Two new online chapters: Lesbian & Bisexual Women’s Health and Transgender Health & Disease Prevention
• Update on influenza pneumococcal, HPV, and meningococcal vaccines
• Latest information on new therapies for inflammatory bowel disease
• Revised recommendations for cardiovascular prevention methods
• Recent advances in diagnosis and treatment of Clostridium difficile infections
• New FDA approved medications for diabetes mellitus and hypercholesterolemia
• Extensively revised material on alcoholism
• Latest information on treatment options for obesity
• Expanded online Podiatry chapter

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About the author

Maxine A. Papadakis and Stephen J. McPhee are well-known for their editorship of McGraw-Hill s annual text, CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment. Nathaniel Gleason is an internist at Mount Zion where he provides adult primary care. Gene Quinn is Resident at the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine.

Author Profile JAMA is the world's most widely read medical journal, and has a reputation for excellence in evidence-based medicine.Stephen McPhee has high visbility on account of his editorship of CMDT, and for his driving role in enhancing end of life care in medical education and training programs. He is: Professor of Medicine, UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco CA.

Professor of Medicine Division of General Internal MedicineDepartment of MedicineUniversity of California, San Francisco

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Publisher
McGraw Hill Professional
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Published on
Sep 5, 2016
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Pages
1920
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ISBN
9781259585128
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Allied Health Services / General
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