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.

Operative Dermatologie

Author: Johannes Petres
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 9783540340881
Release Date: 2008-03-09
Genre: Medical

Ein Lehrbuch und Atlas – aus dem OP für den OP! Das bewährte dermatochirurgische Lehrbuch wurde in der 2. Auflage komplett neu bearbeitet und aktualisiert und präsentiert sich als völlig neues Buch. Es stellt umfassend sowohl die operativen Verfahren als auch die zielgerichteten Indikationen zu diesen Eingriffen dar. Finden Sie in diesem Buch alles Wichtige rund um die Dermatochirurgie, didaktisch ausgefeilt und in modernem Layout: Instrumentarium, Nahttechniken, Anästhesieverfahren und operative Techniken einschließlich der Laserverfahren. Über 3100 Einzelabbildungen visualisieren die Operationsverfahren. Gegliedert nach den Körperregionen werden die einzelnen Operationstechniken "step by step" vorgestellt und intraoperative Details in Wort und Bild eindrucksvoll vermittelt. Die Möglichkeiten und Kniffe zur optimalen ästhetischen Rekonstruktion werden beschrieben und dokumentiert. Das Buch spiegelt die langjährige Erfahrung der Autoren wider und wird jedem am Hautorgan operativ tätigen Arzt in Praxis und Klinik ein wertvoller und instruktiver Begleiter sein. Als preiswerte Sonderausgabe ist die 2. Auflage nun wieder erhältlich.

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.

P diatrische Dermatologie

Author: Bernard A. Cohen
Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag
ISBN: 9783437592645
Release Date: 2013-05-06
Genre: Medical

Mit diesem Lehrbuch und Atlas erhalten Sie sowohl ein Referenzwerk für den Einsatz in der Praxis als auch für die Ausbildung im Bereich der Pädiatrischen Dermatologie. Neu in der 2. Auflage: Über 800 hervorragende Abbildungen Orientiert an klinischen Fragestellungen Hilfreiche Texte zu Diagnose, Klinik und Therapie Algorithmen und Übersichtstabellen zur einfachen Differenzialdiagnose Sinnvolle Gliederung zum schnellen Nachschlagen

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

Surgery of the Skin E Book

Author: June K. Robinson
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323080729
Release Date: 2010-04-27
Genre: Medical

Surgery of the Skin: Procedural Dermatology, by Dr. June K. Robinson et al, will help you put the latest medical and cosmetic surgical procedures to work in your practice. Taking a surgeon’s eye view, it discusses and illustrates new procedures such as botulinum toxin treatments and tumescent facelifts so you can provide your patients with the most effective, cutting-edge care. Videos online show you how to perform these in-depth surgical procedures in detail. Improve surgical outcomes and avoid pitfalls with expert, evidence-based guidance. Visualize every technique and concept with more than 1,000 full-color photographs and state-of-the-art drawings. Stay on the cutting edge with in-depth step-by-step descriptions of tumescent vertical vector facelifts, blepharoplasty, composite grafts, Botox treatments, soft tissue augmentation, management of dysplastic nevi and melanoma, and more. Master the newest surgical techniques including botulinum toxin treatments, blepharoplasty, tumescent facelifts, soft tissue augmentation, composite grafts and the management of dysplastic nevi and melanoma.

Dermatologic Therapeutics A Pocket Guide

Author: Jennifer Trent
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 0071438890
Release Date: 2005-02-10
Genre: Medical

A concise and easy-to-use guide on dermatologic therapies. Provides health care professionals with a working knowledge of the vast array of drugs available for treatment. Features an alphabetical listing of therapeutics, inclusion of over 75 diseases, and over 100 dermatologic with contraindications and side-effects all cross-referenced to generic name.

Cutaneous Melanoma

Author: Giuseppe Argenziano
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 9780128040317
Release Date: 2017-08-15
Genre: Medical

Cutaneous Melanoma: A Pocket Guide for Diagnosis and Management serves as an easy-to-consult, short, and schematic reference providing guidelines for diagnosing and managing melanoma in the context of various clinical scenarios. In the daily routine of a busy clinician, there is a need for schematic reference tools that allow quick consultation for immediate decisions. Melanoma is a deadly disease that should be promptly managed following precise and evidence-based guidelines. The guide contains many schematics and figures, vastly outnumbering the pages dedicated to text. This guide follows the sequence of a real clinical setting, going from the first screening visit to the final stages of terminal patients. Provides a quick-access resource for diagnosis and treatment of melanoma patients at all stages Includes succinct guidelines, schematics, and figures for busy clinicians Concludes with a section addressing special clinical situations, including melanoma in pregnancy, pediatric melanoma, familial melanoma and MPM, atypical Spitz tumor, occult primary melanoma, and the histopathologic gray zone

Mosby s Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment E Book

Author: Carolyn D'Avanzo
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323086042
Release Date: 2008-01-08
Genre: Medical

With all of the cultural and ethnic information that could affect patient and family care, POCKET GUIDE TO CULTURAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT, 4th Edition is the perfect portable yet complete reference. This guide discusses the clinical implications of ethnic populations from over 170 countries with a wealth of information on each—from languages spoken to health care beliefs and practices to eye contact. Ideal for everyday use, this handbook is the most comprehensive and portable resource on the market for patient care. Alphabetically organized by country with all sections presented consistently to give you quick access to important cultural information. Presents comprehensive content on all cultural aspects that affect patient assessment. Includes brief descriptions of each country’s topography and provides maps to illustrate potential environmental etiologies of an illness. Updated international childhood immunization schedules and the latest information from the World Health Organization provide the most up-to-date healthcare standards from around the world. Extensive bibliographies give you resources for further information. A streamlined and concise format with thumb tabs dividing each section makes this pocket guide the perfect quick reference tool. Thoroughly updated content includes new country names and their demographics, patient data, health care practices, and other cultural implications that affect care of today’s culturally diverse patient population. New international contributors bring together a wealth of information on the specifics of care for patients from over 170 countries. Includes more historical and political information for each country to provide current background information. Increased emphasis on how a population appears in the worldview and how their religion affect decision-making gives you a fuller perspective on each country’s culture. More information on naturalistic healing and practices helps you treat patients from a variety of backgrounds.