The Common Symptom Guide: A Guide to the Evaluation of Common Adult and Pediatric Symptoms

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John Wasson (M.D.)
McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, 2002 - Medical - 377 pages
The only book specifically on symptom evaluation. A proven seller and widely respected, this book is a quick-reference guide to over 100 com monly seen symptoms in adults and children. Thoroughly indexed and cr oss-referenced, The Common Symptom Guide uses extensive tabular materi al to review pertinent considerations of patient and family history, p hysical examination, and medications. The material presented in this book is essential in helping medical students master the ability to ev aluate a patient's symptoms for more accurate and effective diagnosis and treatment.

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John H. Wasson, MD, Professor of Community and Family Medicine and Medicine, Herman O. West Chair of Geriatrics, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, New Hampshire B. Timothy Walsh, MD, William and Joy Ruane Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York Mary C. Labrecque, ARNP/MSN, Instructor in Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, New Hampshire Harold C. Sox, Jr., MD, Editor, Annals of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Robert Pantell, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Director, Division of General Pediatrics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California

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