Essentials of family medicine / [edited by] Philip D. Sloane ... [et al.].

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
5th ed.
Published/​Created
Philadelphia, Pa. : Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, c2008.
Description
xvii, 816 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Family medicine [Browse]
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Family medicine in today's changing health care system -- The challenging patient encounter -- Information mastery: basing care on the best available evidence -- Prenatal care -- Well child and adolescent care -- Well adult care -- Palliative and end-of-life-care -- Approach to common problems in family medicine -- Chest pain -- Chronic cardiac disease -- Hypertension -- Venous thromboembolism -- Disorders of behavior and development -- Fever in infants and preschool children -- Diabetes -- Hyperlipidemia -- Thyroid disease -- Nutrition and weight management -- Ear pain -- Eye problems -- Sore throat -- Abdominal pain -- Chronic liver disease -- Dyspepsia -- Lower intestinal problems -- Breast problems -- Contraception -- Dysuria -- Menstrual syndromes -- promoting health for women at menopause -- Men's health concerns -- Relationship issues -- Sexually transmitted infections -- Vaginitis -- Ankle and knee pain -- Arthritis and rheumatism -- Low back pain -- Neck pain -- Shoulder pain -- Dermatology -- Skin wounds: contusions, abrasions, lacerations, and ulcers -- Cognitive impairment -- Dizziness -- Fatigue, tiredness, and sleep problems -- Headache -- Addictions -- Anxiety -- Depression -- Allergies and asthma -- Acute respiratory infections -- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Other title(s)
Family medicine
ISBN
  • 9780781781886
  • 0781781884
LCCN
2007006972
OCLC
84900454
RCP
C - S

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