Fundamentals of Clinical Medicine: An Introductory Manual

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Humayun J. Chaudhry
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004 - Medical - 443 pages

This new edition is fully updated to address and include:

  • significant changes in hospital environments, including managed care delivery methodologies, how Medicare and Medicaid work, and the role of nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other ancillary hospital personnel
  • patient screening recommendations from agencies such as the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and the American Cancer Society
  • convenient lists of common drug reactions and commonly used alternative and complementary medicine treatment modalities
  • expanded, commonly used medical abbreviations and acronyms.

Students benefit from a convenient handbook that offers a crucial link between basic sciences years and the hospital experience, and are aided in achieving mastery of proper physical diagnosis and medical work-up for accurate diagnosis. Includes concise disease pathophysiology reviews.

 

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Contents

CHAPTER
11
CHAPTER 4
25
CHAPTER 6
51
CHAPTER 8
81
Hematologic Tests
95
Serum Chemistry Tests
107
CHAPTER 13
123
CHAPTER 14
137
CHAPTER 20
245
CHAPTER 21
269
CHAPTER 23
285
Hematologic Diseases
299
CHAPTER 27
323
COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE
337
APPENDIX
352
Common DrugDrug and DrugHerb Interactions
399

CHAPTER 15
159
CHAPTER 17
201
DISEASE PATHOPHYSIOLOGY REVIEW
209
APPENDIX
414
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