Lookingbill and Marks Principles of Dermatology

Author: James G. Marks (Jr.)
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 145575014X
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Dermatology

With this 5th Edition, you can confirm your diagnoses for even the most challenging dermatologic conditions! Written by Dr. James G. Marks, Jr. and Dr. Jeffrey J. Miller, this highly visual guide provides the foundational information you need to identify the full range of skin diseases - all in a consistent, quick-reference format ideal for use in clinical practice. Distinguish differences among skin conditions using tables that summarize the most important characteristics of the major categories. Consider atypical diagnoses by viewing additional photos of more uncommon presentations at the end of each chapter. Make a differential diagnosis with help from numerous tables that rank skin diseases according to frequency of incidence and highlight clinical features. Test your mastery of key material with self-assessment case reviews. Reach a diagnosis with confidence thanks to the clinical photographs, full-color histopathology images, and corresponding cross-sectional line diagrams that provide details on cause and condition. Find the information you need quickly with topics arranged in alphabetical order for fast reference, and therapy options in highlighted boxes.

Lookingbill and Marks Principles of Dermatology

Author: James G. Marks Jr.
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455750139
Release Date: 2013-04-11
Genre: Medical

This book meets your needs for an affordable, well-structured, user-friendly guide to dermatological diagnosis and treatment. It begins with principles of diagnosis and therapy before going on to discuss the major groups of skin diseases. Each skin disorder is illustrated with a color clinical photograph as well as a line drawing showing you exactly what the entity looks like. The logical organization of the chapters guides you towards an accurate diagnosis with therapy options in highlighted boxes. Tables in each chapter rank diseases according to frequency of incidence and highlights clinical features to assist you in making a differential diagnosis. Clinical examples of unusual presentations or unusual cases test your understanding and ability to apply key principles discussed in the text. Places cross-sectional line diagrams alongside color clinical photographs to show you what each syndrome looks like and provide schematic representation of the cause and condition. Uses tables to summarize main characteristics of major groups of skin conditions. Summarizes key information for easy comparison of variations of different skin diseases in same group. Presents a consistent format to help you find information in a systematic way. Includes color clinical photos to facilitate diagnosis. Features self-assessment tests to polish your understanding of principles discussed. Adds extra content at the end of each chapter with photos of more uncommon presentations to encourage you to think about non-obvious solutions. Uses full-color histopathology illustrations for additional clarity.

Lookingbill and Marks Principles of Dermatology

Author: James G. Marks (Jr.)
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 1455728756
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Medical

With this 5th Edition, you can confirm your diagnoses for even the most challenging dermatologic conditions! Written by Dr. James G. Marks, Jr. and Dr. Jeffrey J. Miller, this highly visual guide provides the foundational information you need to identify the full range of skin diseases - all in a consistent, quick-reference format ideal for use in clinical practice. Distinguish differences among skin conditions using tables that summarize the most important characteristics of the major categories. Consider atypical diagnoses by viewing additional photos of more uncommon presentations at the end of each chapter. Make a differential diagnosis with help from numerous tables that rank skin diseases according to frequency of incidence and highlight clinical features. Test your mastery of key material with self-assessment case reviews. Reach a diagnosis with confidence thanks to the clinical photographs, full-color histopathology images, and corresponding cross-sectional line diagrams that provide details on cause and condition. Find the information you need quickly with topics arranged in alphabetical order for fast reference, and therapy options in highlighted boxes.

Principles of Dermatology

Author: Donald P. Lookingbill
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: UOM:39015042934300
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Medical

This appearance-based guide to dermatology helps clinicians to recognize, diagnose, and treat a full range of dermatologic problems using visual clues. It emphasizes the recognition of primary skin lesions and their clinicopathologic correlations. A logical, algorithmic organization expedites diagnosis*disorders are first divided into "Rashes" and "Growths", and then further subdivided by specific clinical features. Discussions of therapy options following each entry facilitate treatment.

Dermatology Secrets Plus E Book

Author: James E. Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323313551
Release Date: 2015-08-04
Genre: Medical

For 30 years, the highly regarded Secrets Series® has provided students and practitioners in all areas of health care with concise, focused, and engaging resources for quick reference and exam review. Dermatology Secrets Plus, 5th Edition, by Drs. James E. Fitzpatrick and Joseph G. Morelli, features the Secrets’ popular question-and-answer format that also includes lists, tables, and an informal tone – making reference and review quick, easy, and enjoyable. Thorough updates throughout, including new chapters on disorders of the male genitalia and disorders of the oral mucosa.

Dermatology Essentials E Book

Author: Jean L. Bolognia
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702055393
Release Date: 2014-02-26
Genre: Medical

Dermatology Essentials, edited by world authorities Drs. Jean L. Bolognia, Julie V. Schaffer, Karynne O. Duncan, and Christine J. Ko, provides the quick answers you need on every important aspect of dermatology and guidance on their application in your day-to-day practice. Derived from the renowned authoritative reference work Dermatology, 3rd Edition, this on-the-go reference distills the essential information needed to quickly diagnose and manage a wide range of dermatologic disorders—without the need for any additional resources. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Review or refresh your knowledge of the fundamentals and diagnostic approaches of skin disease with unique introductory chapters providing the basic principles of dermatology, bedside diagnostics, and clinical approach to a fever and rash – extremely helpful for the beginner. Visualize more of the conditions you see in practice with over 1,500 clinical images, illustrations, and schematics. Avoid diagnostic pitfalls using practical tables, intuitive artworks, and logical algorithms. Find answers fast with a highly user-friendly, "easy-in-easy-out" format and a wealth of tables and schematics for instant visual comprehension. Make the most of electronic functionality with access to the complete contents online and in various ebook formats - making it easy to teach impromptu on a tablet in the clinic, or conduct more formal lecturing.

Essentials of Otolaryngology

Author: Frank E. Lucente
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781747074
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Medical

Thoroughly revised and updated for its Fifth Edition, this handy pocket manual presents step-by-step guidelines on patient workup, differential diagnosis, and therapy for more than 40 symptoms occurring in the head and neck region. The authors outline current treatment recommendations and offer primary care physicians advice on indications for referral. Also included are chapters on anatomy and physiology, history taking, physical examination, occupational medicine, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and pediatric, adolescent, and geriatric otolaryngology, as well as an introduction to outcome analysis and office-based clinical research. This edition features several new chapters, including pain management and use of lasers in otolaryngology.

Practical Orthopedics

Author: Lonnie Mercier
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323076081
Release Date: 2008-05-16
Genre: Medical

This text equips you with just the right amount of information to make more confident diagnoses, manage the conditions presented by your patients, and determine when to refer them for more specialized treatment. Thoroughly revised and updated, it guides you through the fundamental concepts, diagnostic procedures, and treatment techniques that can help you improve your patients' level of function and lessen their pain. Patient teaching guides for more than 35 disorders — including lower back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, and osteoporosis — help you assist patients in their recovery. Comprehensive pharmacology information — including guidelines on usage, contraindications, and interactions — enables you to apply the most effective patient treatment approaches. Nearly 350 illustrations — about 100 new to this edition — easily explain key concepts.

Derm Notes

Author: Benjamin Barankin
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803617940
Release Date: 2006-05-01
Genre: Medical

Packed with full-color photographs and illustrations, it covers the diagnosis and treatment of more than 100 of most common and serious skins disorders that you are likely to encounter in practice.

Sauer s Manual of Skin Diseases

Author: Brian J. Hall
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451148688
Release Date: 2012-03-28
Genre: Medical

The best-selling dermatology manual for medical students, residents, and primary care practitioners, Sauer's Manual of Skin Diseases provides step-by-step instructions and algorithms for diagnosis and treatment of all common skin conditions. Unique features include more than 700 full-color photographs; diagnostic algorithms based on site and type of lesion and age of patient; and a comprehensive dictionary-index of skin diseases. This thoroughly revised, updated Tenth Edition includes new chapters on sexually transmitted infections, non-melanoma skin cancer, vascular tumors, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, skin diseases in ethnic skin, obesity and dermatology, skin diseases in transplant patients, and nutritional and metabolic diseases and the skin. A companion website will include the fully searchable text and an image bank.

Contact and Occupational Dermatology

Author: James G. Marks
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015024999602
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Contact dermatitis

The revised and updated New Edition of this practical guide provides comprehensive, yet concise, coverage of the diagnosis and management of suspected contact and occupational dermatitis--from the basic principles of allergic and irritant contact dermatitis*to data collection, patient evaluation, and monitoring. Readers will find detailed discussions on patch testing, allergens, occupational skin disease, contact urticaria, contact dermatitis, and more. With a brand-new co-author, information on new antigens, and a substantially revised chapter that serves as a mini-atlas of regional contact dermatitis, this trusted resource offers complete, expert guidance--page after page!

Caring for Patients from Different Cultures

Author: Geri-Ann Galanti
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812290271
Release Date: 2014-11-07
Genre: Medical

Healthcare providers in the American medical system may find that patients from different cultures bring unfamiliar expectations, anxieties, and needs into the examination room. To provide optimal care for all patients, it is important to see differences from the patient's perspective and to work with patients from a range of demographics. Caring for Patients from Different Cultures has been a vital resource for nurses and physicians for more than twenty years, offering hundreds of case studies that illustrate crosscultural conflicts or misunderstandings as well as examples of culturally competent health care. Now in its fifth edition, Caring for Patients from Different Cultures covers a wide range of topics, including birth, end of life, communication, traditional medicine, mental health, pain, religion, and multicultural staff challenges. This edition includes more than sixty new cases with an expanded appendix, introduces a new chapter on improving adherence, and updates the concluding chapter with examples of changes various hospitals have made to accommodate cultural differences. Grounded in concepts from the fields of cultural diversity and medical anthropology, Caring for Patients from Different Cultures provides healthcare workers with a frame of reference for understanding cultural differences and sound alternatives for providing the best possible care to multicultural communities.

Pocket Primary Care

Author: Meghan M. Kiefer
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451128260
Release Date: 2014-03-06
Genre: Medical

"Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this pocket-sized loose-leaf is created in the style of Pocket Medicine by providing key clinical data for students and residents and focuses on patient care in the outpatient setting. Pocket Primary Care is a handy summary of key clinical information designed to form the basis of an individual's pocket notebook or to be integrated into one's own notebook. Includes areas of: preventive medicine, cardiovascular, dermatology, endocrine, gastrointestinal, hematology, infectious disease, musculoskeletal, neurology, ophthalmology/ ENT, psychiatry/social, pulmonary, renal/urology, special populations, women's health, men's health, and geriatric"--Provided by publisher.