Blueprints Family Medicine

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Blackwell, 2006 - Medical - 326 pages

The Second Edition of Blueprints Family Medicine covers the essentials of family medicine that students need to know during their rotation and while preparing for the USMLE. The thoroughly updated and extensively reorganized Second Edition features coverage of the most common conditions encountered on the wards.

Features include:

  • New chapters covering elements of family medicine, communication and coordination of care, and maternity care, among others
  • Expanded sections on women's health, care of infants, children and adolescents, and geriatrics
  • 50 board-format Q&As with answer explanations
  • Now includes evidence-based resources

Totally revised, thoroughly updated, and trusted by students, the Blueprints series keeps getting better.

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About the author (2006)

The AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION is the leading professional association of physicians in the United States and has been one of the most respected health-related organizations in the world for more than 150 years. MARTIN S. LIPSKY, MD, a family physician, is regional Dean at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, MARLA MENDELSON, MD, a cardiologist, is Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. STEPHEN HAVAS, MD, MPH, is Vice President of Science, Quality, Public Health, and Medical Education at the American Medical Association. MICHAEL MILLER, MD, is Associate Professor of Medicine and Director, Center for Preventive Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine.

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