Pocket Guide for Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery

Author: Joshua E. Lane
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139447225
Release Date: 2006-03-27
Genre: Medical

Editorial Board: Jack L. Lesher, Loretta S. Davis, David E. Kent, David J. Cohen Pocket Guide for Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery is written for dermatology residents and clerkship students. It contains up-to-date and easily accesible medical and surgical information. It is a quick reference on a wide range of dermatologic diseases including concise clinical information on diagnostic features, lab findings and practical management as well as key surgical anatomy and pearls on lasers, basic science and pharmacology. Also included are notable dermatologic/dermpath mnemonics and a comprehensive quick reference of cutaneous disease and syndrome associations. In all, this book provides a comprehensive collection of dermatology and dermatopathology signs and concise guidance on their significance, associated clinical and laboratory findings, as well as an extensive compilation of board review essentials.

Pocket Guide to Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery

Author: Bruce U. Wintroub
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 0721654096
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Medical

Arranged to contain key elements of the main text, such as differential diagnosis and therapy, this quick reference pocket guide is an essential supplement to the text and serves as an ideal study aid.

The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Neurology

Author: Alice W. Flaherty
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451178630
Release Date: 2011-12-26
Genre: Medical

Now in its revised, updated Second Edition, this pocket-sized handbook is a practical quick-reference guide to the diagnosis and management of neurologic diseases. It presents specific management recommendations in a succinct outline format and includes protocols, step-by-step tests and procedures, and treatment algorithms. This handbook is unique in its inclusion of material from related disciplines such as general medicine, cardiology, psychiatry, neurosurgery, neuroanatomy, and radiology. The authors offer guidance in using contemporary neuroimaging techniques in diagnosis.

Fundamentals of Herbal Medicine

Author: Kofi Busia
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781514447352
Release Date: 2016-08-27
Genre: Health & Fitness

This book consists of cutting-edge materials drawn from diverse, authoritative sources, which are sequentially arranged into a multipurpose, one-stop-shop, user-friendly text. It is divided into four parts as follows: Part 1: Historical overview of some indigenous medical systems; an outline of the basic concepts of pharmacognosy, ethnopharmacology; common analytical methods for isolating and characterising phytochemicals; and the different methods for evaluating the quality, purity, biological and pharmacological activities of plant extracts. Part 2: Phytochemistry and mode of action of major plant metabolites. Part 3: Systems-based phytotherapeutics; discusses how dysfunctioning of the main systems of the human body can be treated with herbal remedies. Part 4: Provides 153 monographs of some medicinal plants commonly used around the world, including 63 on African medicinal plants. This book therefore demonstrates the scrupulous intellectual nature of herbalism, depicting it as a scientific discipline in its own right.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology

Author: Susan Burge
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780191065132
Release Date: 2016-10-06
Genre: Medical

This second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology provides practical and accessible advice on how to reach a diagnosis or create a management plan when faced with patients with a range of skin conditions. Giving concise and clear guidance on investigation and treatment, this Handbook helps doctors adopt a step-by-step approach at the bedside to make sense of skin problems by analysing clinical signs. Illustrated and in full colour, it covers skin physiology, an overview of common skin conditions, and skin problems commonly seen in a broad range of specialities, from rheumatology to psychiatry, as well as children and the elderly. Now comprehensively updated with new clinical pictures, references, and extensively reworked chapters on skin in infancy and childhood, cutaneous reactions to drugs, skin tumours, and rheumatology. This second edition now includes a brand new chapter on skin and genetics, detailing this fast-growing and important area of dermatology, promoting good communication with a patient-centred and practical common-sense approach for trainees in dermatology, junior doctors, GPs, and medical students.

Pocket Guide to Dermoscopy

Author: Natalia Jaimes
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9789352700127
Release Date: 2017-07-17
Genre: Medical

Dermoscopy is a non-invasive, widely used diagnostic tool that aids the diagnosis of skin lesions and is proven to increase the accuracy of melanoma diagnosis. This book is a concise guide to dermoscopy for clinicians. Beginning with an overview of dermoscopy techniques the next chapter discusses the correlation between dermoscopic structures and histopathology. The following sections cover structures and patterns of lesions, neoplasms and melanomas found in different anatomical sites, including facial skin, palms and soles, nails, and mucosal surfaces. Infestations, inflammatory diseases and hair disorders are also discussed. The final chapters cover the Triage Amalgamated Dermoscopy Algorithm (TADA), and provide flow charts for easy reference. Edited by Miami and New York-based specialists, this practical guide is enhanced by clinical photographs and illustrations. Key points Practical guide to dermoscopy for clinicians Covers lesions, neoplasms and melanomas in different anatomical sites Includes flow charts for easy reference Edited by Miami and New York-based experts in the field

Essential Surgical Skills

Author: David A. Sherris
Publisher:
ISBN: 999764106X
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Surgery

Contains two CD-ROMs located within front and back covers.

Pocket Guide to Dermoscopy

Author: Natalia Jaimes
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9789352700127
Release Date: 2017-07-17
Genre: Medical

Dermoscopy is a non-invasive, widely used diagnostic tool that aids the diagnosis of skin lesions and is proven to increase the accuracy of melanoma diagnosis. This book is a concise guide to dermoscopy for clinicians. Beginning with an overview of dermoscopy techniques the next chapter discusses the correlation between dermoscopic structures and histopathology. The following sections cover structures and patterns of lesions, neoplasms and melanomas found in different anatomical sites, including facial skin, palms and soles, nails, and mucosal surfaces. Infestations, inflammatory diseases and hair disorders are also discussed. The final chapters cover the Triage Amalgamated Dermoscopy Algorithm (TADA), and provide flow charts for easy reference. Edited by Miami and New York-based specialists, this practical guide is enhanced by clinical photographs and illustrations. Key points Practical guide to dermoscopy for clinicians Covers lesions, neoplasms and melanomas in different anatomical sites Includes flow charts for easy reference Edited by Miami and New York-based experts in the field