Review of Dermatology

Author: Ali Alikhan
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323296731
Release Date: 2016-10-22
Genre: Medical

Comprehensive in scope, easy to use, and aligned to the texts you trust, Review of Dermatology, edited by Drs. Ali Alikhan and Thomas L.H. Hocker, is a highly effective study tool for your upcoming board or maintenance exam. Using a concise, bullet-point format and mnemonic devices throughout, this unique guide ensures rapid and efficient recall of the information you need to know for exam success! Covers all sub-specialty areas, including general dermatology, dermatopathology, pediatrics, pharmacology, basic science, and dermatologic surgery. Maximizes retention and recall by using an outline approach, bullet points, and mnemonic devices that clearly identify key information. Illustrates and simplifies complex concepts with more than 400 high-quality clinical images, tables, illustrations, and histopathology slides. Keeps you up-to-date with the latest hot-topic developments including new biologic agents used in the treatment of various diseases such as psoriasis, eczema and melanoma. Reviews topics you won’t find in any other dermatology study guide, such as genetic alterations and molecular laboratory studies in melanocytic lesions, soft tissue tumors, and other neoplasms. Helps you recognize the often-elusive associations between skin diseases and disorders of other organ systems. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability.

Review of Dermatology

Author: Ali Alikhan
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0323296726
Release Date: 2016-12-01
Genre:

Comprehensive in scope, easy to use, and aligned to the texts you trust, "Review of Dermatology, "edited by Drs. Ali Alikhan and Thomas L.H. Hocker, is a highly effective study tool for your upcoming board or maintenance exam. Using a concise, bullet-point format and mnemonic devices throughout, this unique guide ensures rapid and efficient recall of the information you need to know for exam success!

Dermatology

Author: Sima Jain
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319473956
Release Date: 2017-09-04
Genre: Medical

A fully-illustrated, note-packed volume of information, Dermatology: Illustrated Study Guide and Comprehensive Board Review fulfills a real need for a single study guide for the Dermatology Board Exam. Written by a previous Chief Resident of Dermatology at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center, the text focuses on presenting comprehensive information in an easy-to-understand, easy-to-remember format. The second edition of this incredibly popular book includes updated coverage of new medications, new entities, and over 300 additional full-color clinical and histological images. Following the layout of the successful first edition, even more tips, short lists, and tables, including mnemonics and memory tricks to mentally organize information fill every inch of this book – a must-have for any dermatologist and dermatology resident.

Dermatology Visual Recognition and Case Reviews

Author: Christine J. Ko
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323375320
Release Date: 2016-10-05
Genre: Medical

Designed for dermatologists, dermatopathologists, and trainees of all levels, Dermatology: Visual Recognition and Case Reviews is a brand-new resource that aims to maximize your skill at recognizing diseases by visual presentation. Its unique dedication to rich images enhances your learning experience, ability to understand and visualize key concepts, and retention of information, while case reviews offer examples of the framework that can be used when approaching a patient. Concise text allows the focus to be placed on images, maximizing your ability to recognize diseases by visual presentation to better prepare you for day-to-day clinic, certification and maintenance exams. Arranged by patterns of skin disease (e.g. diffuse vs. localized, patterned), with clues (e.g. islands of sparing, nail changes) to different diagnoses and emphasis on the correlation between clinical and microscopic findings. Key difference pages for each section/subsection enable you to quickly compare and contrast different diseases that can look similar but are distinguishable. Case reviews hone in on specifics when evaluating a patient. Boasts high-quality clinical and pathological images for nearly all entities, plus useful body schematic shows likely distribution areas. Features differential diagnosis of particular presentations.

Tropical Dermatology

Author: Steven K Tyring
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323339148
Release Date: 2016-10-17
Genre: Medical

In an increasingly global community, the rapid adaptation of microorganisms has facilitated the return of old communicable diseases and the emergence of new ones. Tropical Dermatology, 2nd Edition, provides a practical, highly illustrated approach to the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of tropical skin diseases. In a concise and user-friendly format, it offers authoritative coverage of epidemiology, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, pathology, laboratory tests, management, and prevention for both common and rare conditions. Examines the full range of tropical skin diseases in an easy-to-reference format, with consistently organized, templated chapters. Structures clinical guidance by disease rather than by microbe or "bug." Covers the key issues for travelers, important considerations for people working in the tropics, and non-infectious conditions. Provides authoritative guidance for dermatologists, infectious disease specialists, and travel medicine physicians. Includes new chapters on Tungiasis, Ebola and Zika virus. Features updates on emerging diseases and new therapies throughout. Includes brand-new, "hard-to-find" clinical images, for a total of more than 650 full-color illustrations throughout. Integrates the knowledge and experience of new international contributors, including recognized experts in dermatology from the United States, Europe, South America, Africa, and Asia.

Dermatologic Surgery

Author: Allison T. Vidimos
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702030499
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

This title in the Requisites in Dermatology series is the perfect resource for quick reference and rapid review in dermatologic surgery. It succinctly presents all of the most essential clinical and foundational knowledge you need for certification, recertification, or practice. An extremely user-friendly full-color format, replete with full-color clinical photographs and other pertinent illustrations, makes it easy to locate and read up on any topic. Plus, full-text online access lets you consult the book from any computer, download all of the images, watch online lectures, and more. Expert discussions guide you through the diagnosis and indications for operative treatment, then give clear guidance on performing the most important and commonly used techniques. Full-color photographs depict significant details of clinical presentation, operative technique, and postoperative outcome. A highly user-friendly full-color format and a consistent chapter template guide you effortlessly through all the information you need to know about any topic. Key Points call attention to the most important "takeaways" in each chapter. Abundant algorithms streamline diagnostic and therapeutic decision making. The book's compact size makes it equally convenient for reference in the office, clinic, laboratory, or break room. Full-text online access lets you consult the book from any computer, perform quick searches, download all of the illustrations, and clip content for download onto your handheld device. You'll also find online lectures from the chapter authors, self tests, additional downloadable figures, and other exciting materials. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should online access to the web site be discontinued.

Dermatology

Author: Jean L. Bolognia
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702051821
Release Date: 2012-06-08
Genre: Medical

Dermatology, edited by world authorities Jean L. Bolognia, MD, Joseph L. Jorizzo, MD, and Julie V. Schaffer, MD, is an all-encompassing medical reference book that puts the latest practices in dermatologic diagnosis and treatment at your fingertips. It delivers more comprehensive coverage of basic science, clinical practice, pediatric dermatology, and dermatologic surgery than you’ll find in any other source. Whether you’re a resident or an experienced practitioner, you’ll have the in-depth, expert, up-to-the-minute answers you need to overcome any challenge you face in practice. Find answers fast with a highly user-friendly, "easy-in-easy-out" format and a wealth of tables and algorithms for instant visual comprehension. Get full exposure to core knowledge with coverage of dermatology’s entire spectrum of subspecialties. See just the essential information with "need-to-know" basic science information and key references. Expedite decision making and clarify complex concepts with logical tables, digestible artwork, and easy-to-grasp schematics. Visualize more of the conditions you see in practice with over 3500 illustrations, of which over 1,400 are new: 1,039 clinical images, 398 pathology slides, and 152 schematics. Stay at the forefront of your field with updated treatment methods throughout, as well as an increased focus on patients with skin of color. Get an enhanced understanding of the foundations of dermatology in pathology, the clinical setting, and dermoscopy with a completely rewritten introductory chapter. Better comprehend the clinical-pathological relationship of skin disease with increased histologic coverage. Bolognia’s Dermatology is the ultimate multimedia reference for residents in training AND the experienced practitioner.

Pediatric Dermatology

Author: Howard B. Pride
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: CHI:81243627
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Medical

This title in the 'Requisites in Dermatology' series is the perfect resource for quick reference & rapid review in pediatric dermatology. It succinctly presents all of the most essential clinical & foundational knowledge you need for certification, recertification, or practice.

Dermatopathology

Author: Tammie Ferringer
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702052415
Release Date: 2008-11-07
Genre: Medical

Highly Commended, Dermatology, BMA Awards 2009 This title in the Requisites in Dermatology series is the perfect resource for quick reference and rapid review in dermatopathology. It succinctly presents all of the most essential clinical and foundational knowledge you need for certification, recertification, or practice. An extremely user-friendly full-color format, replete with full-color clinical photographs and other pertinent illustrations, makes it easy to locate and read up on any topic. Plus, full-text online access lets you consult the book from any computer, download all of the images, watch online lectures, and more. Expert discussions and abundant full-color photomicrographs guide you through the diagnosis of the most important and common dermatologic pathology findings seen in practice. A highly user-friendly full-color format and a consistent chapter template guide you effortlessly through all the information you need to know about each topic. Key Points call attention to the most important “takeaways in each chapter. Abundant algorithms streamline diagnostic decision making. The book’s compact size makes it equally convenient for reference in the office, clinic, laboratory, or break room. Full-text online access lets you consult the book from any computer, perform quick searches, download all of the illustrations, and clip content for download onto your handheld device. You’ll also find online lectures from the chapter authors, self tests, additional downloadable figures, and other exciting materials. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should online access to the web site be discontinued.

General Dermatology

Author: Kathryn Schwarzenberger
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: UCSD:31822037146602
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

This title in the Requisites in Dermatology series is the perfect resource for quick reference and rapid review in general dermatology. It succinctly presents all of the most essential clinical and foundational knowledge you need for certification, recertification, or practice. An extremely user-friendly full-color format, replete with full-color clinical photographs and other pertinent illustrations, makes it easy to locate and read up on any topic. Plus, full-text online access lets you consult the book from any computer, download all of the images, watch online lectures, and more. Expert discussions and abundant full-color photographs guide you through the diagnosis and management of the most important and commonly seen skin conditions. A highly user-friendly full-color format and a consistent chapter template guide you effortlessly through all the information you need to know about any topic. Key Points call attention to the most important "takeaways" in each chapter. Abundant algorithms streamline diagnostic and therapeutic decision making. The book's compact size makes it equally convenient for reference in the office, clinic, laboratory, or break room. Full-text online access lets you consult the book from any computer, perform quick searches, download all of the illustrations, and clip content for download onto your handheld device. You'll also find online lectures from the chapter authors, self tests, additional downloadable figures, and other exciting materials. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should online access to the web site be discontinued.

Primary Care Dermatology

Author: Kenneth A. Arndt
Publisher: W B Saunders Company
ISBN: UOM:39015041305338
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Medical

A great book providing essential information for the accurate diagnosis and treatment of dermatologic diseases. The text opens with a discussion of the basic function and structure of the skin, a description of lesions, and instructions on how to perform a biopsy; follows with a section on the principles of dermatologic therapy, and a section on individual dermatologic disorders; and concludes with a section explaining when the primary care physician should refer a patient to a specialist. Features numerous tables and figures to enhance understanding.

Urgent Care Dermatology Symptom Based Diagnosis E Book

Author: James E. Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323497091
Release Date: 2017-09-12
Genre: Medical

Urgent Care Dermatology: Symptom-Based Diagnosis, by Drs. James E. Fitzpatrick, Whitney A. High, and Lamar Kyle, helps you quickly identify skin conditions and provide necessary treatment at the point of care. Concise, to-the-point text is highlighted by more than 1,000 high-quality photographs – all conveniently organized by lesion appearance – making this resource ideal for first-line clinicians to quickly identify and treat dermatologic conditions. Appearance-based format designed for non-specialists who diagnose and treat skin conditions, such as family practice physicians, urgent care providers, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants. Organized by presentation (scaly lesions, blisters, etc.), with a full chapter on treatment pearls that offers expert advice pertaining to diagnosis and treatment. Richly illustrated with more than 1,000 full-color clinical examples of lesions you’re likely to see. Each topic is covered in a two-page spread for quick reference – text on the left and images on the right. Up-to-date coverage of morbilliform eruptions, scaly papular lesions, dermatitis (eczematoid reactions), and abscesses, as well as a timely chapter on cutaneous diseases of travelers organized by global region.

Dermatology

Author: Asra Ali
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071422932
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

This long-awaited, richly illustrated text fills a critical need in the dermatology literature. For the first time, this one-stop resource examines the most critical dermatologic topics in an easy-to-follow, full-color format. Ideal as a quick reference for residents on rounds or dermatologists taking their written Board or recertification exams, Dermatology: A Pictorial Review is also invaluable as a visual guide to differential diagnosis for clinicians. Dermatology: A Pictorial Review features: Over 300 color photographs that illuminate the full scope of dermatologic conditions seen in clinical practice Up-to-date coverage that reflects the very latest thinking and research perspectives in the field A far-reaching overview of skin problems that are of concern across medical specialties, from vascular tumors and lesions to viral diseases An emphasis on need-to-know dermatological conditions such as infections, reactions to medications, dermatitis, and blistering Easy-to-read content that contains minimal text for maximum clarity And much more! With its full-color pictorial review format and streamlined question and answer organization, Dermatology: A Pictorial Review optimizes the study of dermatology. It's the quickest, most convenient way to prepare dermatologic exam questions-and a practical, diagnosis-speeding resource that belongs on every dermatologist's shelf.

Dermatology Made Easy

Author: Amanda Oakley
Publisher: Royal College of General Practitioners
ISBN: 9781911510116
Release Date: 2017-05-06
Genre: HEALTH & FITNESS

Dermatology Made Easy is based on the hugely popular DermNet New Zealand website and is designed to help GPs, medical students and dermatologists diagnose skin conditions with confidence. The book starts by providing a series of comprehensive tables, complete with over 500 thumbnail photos, to aid diagnosis according to symptoms, morphology, or body site. Once you have narrowed down the diagnosis, cross-references then guide you to more detailed descriptions, and another 700 photographs, covering: · common infections · inflammatory rashes · non-inflammatory conditions · skin lesions Every section provides consistent information on the disorder: · who gets it and what causes it? · what are the clinical features and does it cause any complications? · how do you diagnose it? · how do you treat it and how long does it take to resolve? The book concludes with a comprehensive section on further investigations and treatment options. Dermatology Made Easy combines the essential focus of the Made Easy book series with the authority and knowledge base of DermNet New Zealand’s unparalleled resources. Printed in full colour throughout.

Dermatology Quick Glance

Author: Saeed Jaffer
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071505031
Release Date: 2004-01-08
Genre: Medical

Designed to fit into a lab coat pocket, this handy reference provides quick access to treatment information of the most common dermatologic disorders. Features a minimum amount of text and a maximum amount of tables, charts, graphs, and mnemonics for easy access.