This is a "Davis' Notes" book. Providing instant access to essential medication information, "MedNotes: Pharmacology Pocket Guide" draws its content from the database of drug monographs from the best-selling "Davis' Drug Guide". And like the "Davis' Drug Guide", its focus is on patient safety with vital information for Peds and Geri, as well as precautions for all vulnerable populations. This handy reference includes the top 175 medications commonly prescribed in acute and ambulatory care, including "High Alert" meds and emergency drugs.This information-packed mini-reference is broken down into seven tabbed sections. The first section ("Basics") offers important patient safety information and the last section ("Tools") provides quick reference information. The five sections in between are an alphabetical sourcebook of essential medication information for the top 175 drugs commonly prescribed in acute and ambulatory care.It also features: new IV Drug Dilution Table and expanded information on drug interactions added to the "Basics" section; three new appendices with vital information for Peds added to the "Tools" section; medications to use with caution in geriatric patients" and updated information for Lab Test Values added to the "Tools" section; updated single insulin monos, including inhalable insulin and insulin determir; concise but through monographs, reusable assessment forms, and quick reference tables combine to provide a guide of "need to know" information for safe and effective medication administration; and waterproof and reusable pages - students can write directly on pages, temporarily recording clinical data that can be wiped clean.
Now for the first time, a new diagnosis and treatment guide with even more focus on the most commonly encountered disorders than ever before. All major internal medicine diseases and disorders are covered in this new succinct evidence-based guide to treatment and diagnosis in internal medicine. Organized by body system, and focused on critical core topics, the Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine Concise Textbookis replete with summary tables, algorithms, and summary points. Easy-access to tables of current medications, indications and side-effects saves time and improves treatment outcomes. In addition, special sections provide expert guidance on preparation for the USMLE Step 2 Clinical Knowledge and Clinical Skills examinations.
More than two million medical students, doctors and other health professionals from around the globe have owned a copy of Davidson’s Principles and Practice of Medicine since it was first published. Today’s readers rely on this beautifully illustrated textto provide up-to-date detail of contemporary medical practice, presented in a style that is concise and yet easy to read. Davidson’s provides the factual knowledge required to practise medicine, explaining it in the context of underlying principles, basic science and research evidence, and shows how to apply this knowledge to the management of patients who present with problems rather than specific diseases. The book has won numerous prizes including being highly commended in the British Medical Association book awards.
Davidson’s global perspective is enhanced by the input of an international team of authors and a distinguished International Advisory Board from 17 countries. Building on the foundations laid down by its original editor, Davidson’s remains one of the world’s leading and most respected textbooks of medicine.
Step-Up to Medicine is your lifeline for the clinical years of medical school. This book was originally written by third-year medical students searching for the perfect review book—not finding it on the market, they wrote it themselves! Now in its third edition, Step-Up to Medicineboils down the full scope of tested pathology in a single ingenious tool. Each element is tailored for immediate content absorption, and an all-new, full-color interior differentiate elements for even faster, more efficient review. And, Step-Up to Medicine, third edition provides two types of self-assessment—the kinds of questions you will ask yourself as a clinician plus USMLE-style practice questions. This review book gives you just the Step-Up to the medicine clerkship, accompanying shelf exams, and USMLE Step 2 that you need!
NEW Features for this blockbuster edition:
Full-color, updated interior design brings the content to you in a rousing, memorable style.
Full-color, updated art program illustrates concepts when a picture says it best—plenty of clinical images also supplement topics.
New content on evidence-based medicine keeps you current and informed to guide your clinical decision making.
Expanded content on drug dosing is added where relevant.
Covering the full scope of internal medicine, the new edition of this “mini-textbook” is thoroughly revised to reflect new content areas and quicker retrieval of clinical information. The manual continues to focus on diagnosis and therapy with an emphasis on patient care. Features a new section on Care of the Hospitalized Patient, with a new chapter on Procedures in Internal Medicine as well as a section on patient admittance orders.
EMERGENCY MEDICINE helps focus and prepare emergency medicine physicians, residents and students for board or recertification exams. New edition simulates the exam experience by offering more case-type and fewer k-type questions.
NOW IN FULL COLOR!
Referenced to Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, the world's leading internal medicine textbook, this ultra-handy, portable reference delivers on-the-spot answers to the clinical problems you face in everyday practice. Turn to any page, and you'll find essential point-of-care guidance on all the major conditions seen in clinical medicine.
Completely updated to reflect all the major advances and new clinical developments, the new edition of the Manual is the most indispensable yet. It continues to focus on diagnosis and therapy with an emphasis on patient care and offers authoritative, high-yield coverage of:
Etiology and epidemiology
Clinically relevant pathophysiology
Signs & Symptoms
Physical and Laboratory Findings
Full-color presentation for the first time!
Full-color images of clinical conditions encountered in dermatology, cardiology, and eye diseases
New chapters on end-of-life care, congenital heart disease in the adult patient, non-invasive cardiac examination, and metabolic syndrome
Cambridge Pocket Clinician / Internal Medicine is designed to provide the busy clinician with precisely the information needed where and when it is needed. The Associate Editors and contributors are internationally recognized authorities, and they have organized the content specifically so as to convey the essentials necessary for diagnosis, differential diagnosis, management, treatment and follow-up. Over 600 diseases and conditions are covered in detail. Cambridge Pocket Clinician / Internal Medicine can be counted on as an essential resource, particularly in this current era of shortened physician patient encounters and the need for rapid clinical decision-making.