ABC of Dermatology

Author: Rachael Morris-Jones

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118520157

Category: Medical

Page: 240

View: 9912

Preceded by: ABC of dermatology / edited by Paul K. Buxton, Rachael Morris-Jones. 5th ed. 2009.

ABC of Dermatology

Author: Paul K. Buxton,Rachael Morris-Jones

Publisher: BMJ Books

ISBN: 1444312383

Category: Medical

Page: 224

View: 7936

With over 250 full colour illustrations the new 5th edition of the bestselling ABC of Dermatology covers the diagnosis and treatment of skin conditions for the non-dermatologist. It sets out the main types of clinical change that occur in and on the skin, and relates this to specific skin conditions and underlying pathological changes. It then summarises the relevant pathological processes, diagnostic features and learning points. The types of treatment are clearly differentiated - between those suitable for the patient to obtain ‘off the shelf’, on prescription, and in specialist units. The ABC of Dermatology provides the core knowledge of diagnosis and therapy of common conditions and the general principles of skin condition management. Including new chapters on drug rashes, connective tissue disease, skin tumours, practical procedures, laser treatments and a practical guide to dressings and bandages, this highly illustrated ABC is the perfect learning partner for GPs, GP registrars, junior doctors, medical students and primary care nurses.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology

Author: Susan Burge,Rubeta Matin,Dinny Wallis

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0191065129

Category: Medical

Page: 712

View: 9710

This second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology provides practical and accessible advice on how to reach a diagnosis or create a management plan when faced with patients with a range of skin conditions. Giving concise and clear guidance on investigation and treatment, this Handbook helps doctors adopt a step-by-step approach at the bedside to make sense of skin problems by analysing clinical signs. Illustrated and in full colour, it covers skin physiology, an overview of common skin conditions, and skin problems commonly seen in a broad range of specialities, from rheumatology to psychiatry, as well as children and the elderly. Now comprehensively updated with new clinical pictures, references, and extensively reworked chapters on skin in infancy and childhood, cutaneous reactions to drugs, skin tumours, and rheumatology. This second edition now includes a brand new chapter on skin and genetics, detailing this fast-growing and important area of dermatology, promoting good communication with a patient-centred and practical common-sense approach for trainees in dermatology, junior doctors, GPs, and medical students.

Clinical Surgery E-Book

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Author: Michael M. Henry,Jeremy N. Thompson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702051217

Category: Medical

Page: 768

View: 2492

The previous edition won first Prize (Surgery category) at the BMA Awards 2005. The judges' comment: 'A comprehensive and attractively presented 4-colour textbook of surgery aimed primarily at medical students but also of use to junior doctors and surgical technicians. The book has two key features: firstly, it provides students with coverage of every aspect of surgery; secondly, it has been designed and written to be the 'surgical companion' to Kumar & Clark's Clinical Medicine. This new edition will also offer an online version to all purchasers of the book - the first surgical textbook in the UK to make an electronic version available.' A comprehensive account of surgery - students only need to buy one text Covers general issues such as wound healing and pain control in the first section. By grouping these issues into one section at the beginning, students are immediately given an overview of what makes surgery different A regional approach is adopted for the largest section - section 2 - this reflects the way in which surgeons talk about surgery to each other The third section covers surgical specialities - paediatrics, endocrinology, urology - and also includes specialities such as ophthalmology, ENT and orthopaedics. These are often omitted from competing books to save space The logical arrangement of the three sections makes the book easy to use and refer to in clinical practice The arrangement of contents is straightforward and easily understood Text boxes are used throughout to highlight and isolate important information Includes over 350 four-colour images and line drawings original to this book and greatly praised by students Also includes over 100 black and white and approximately 50 full-colour clinical photographs, X-rays and scans Designed to complement Kumar and Clark's highly successful Clinical Medicine textbook so that students can have 'matching' texts in these complementary areas Written by an expert team of contributors Your purchase of this book entitles you to online access to the text at no extra charge. This innovative web site offers you... Access to the complete text and illustrations of this book. Integration links to bonus content in other Elsevier online titles. Content clipping for your handheld. An interactive community center with a wealth of additional resources. The more Elsevier titles you buy, the more resources you can access online! New edition of a prize-winning textbook. Completely revised throughout to reflect recent changes in surgical practice. New chapter on bariatric surgery for the treatment of morbidly obese patients. Covers the increasing use of minimally invasive surgical techniques, including robotic surgery. Emphasises the increasing impact of multimodality therapy, in particular for the treatment of cancer. Covers improvements in imaging technology and impact on surgical decision making.

ABC of Dermatology with CD-ROM

Author: Paul K. Buxton

Publisher: Tyndale House

ISBN: 9780727916969

Category: Medical

Page: 140

View: 4945

This book has been extensdively revised, giving a concise overview of all the essentials of dermatology for non-dermatologists.

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series: Treatment of Leg Veins E-Book

Author: Murad Alam,Sirunya Silapunt

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437736173

Category: Medical

Page: 192

View: 5365

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series: Treatment of Leg Veins by Murad Alam, MD and Sirunya Silapunt, MD, offers practical, step-by-step visual guidance as well as expert hints and tips for performing a full range of cosmetic procedures including ambulatory phlebectomy, sclerotherapy, foam sclerotherapy, and laser surgery. Edited by the foremost pioneers in the field, this edition provides coverage of timely topics and advancements and includes new chapters on ultrasound techniques and compression. Case studies with more "before and after" clinical photographs depict cases as they present in practice and enables you to immediately implement the newest surgical procedures into your practice. Optimize outcomes and improve your technique with guidance about common pitfalls and "tricks of the trade" from practically minded, technically skilled, hands-on clinicians. Implement the newest surgical procedures into your practice with the guidance of an expanded, comprehensive collection of techniques. Stay current with the emerging topics and newest developments in cosmetic surgery. New chapters cover the latest ultrasound-guided procedures and compression techniques. See things as they appear in practice thanks to an abundance of color illustrations and case studies, including more "before and after" clinical photographs.

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series: Photodynamic Therapy E-Book

Author: Mitchel P. Goldman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 143772096X

Category: Medical

Page: 176

View: 8723

This title in the PROCEDURES IN COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY SERIES presents up-to-the-minute, practical guidance on the hottest photodynamic therapy techniques shaping today's practice. Succinctly written and lavishly illustrated, it focuses on procedural how-to's and offer step-by-step advice on proper techniques, pitfalls, and tricks of the trade—so you can refine and hone your skills...and expand your surgical repertoire. You'll find current, to-the-point guidance on the cosmetic use of PDT—edited by a pioneer in the field, Dr. Mitchel P. Goldman. Implement the newest procedures into your practice immediately and confidently—with the outstanding guidance you'll find in this volume of the PROCEDURES IN COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY SERIES. Get the best results when performing PDT for skin diseases, skin cancer and HPV, and skin rejuvenation, especially in aging and sun-damaged skin —all in one concise, accessible volume. Visualize techniques clearly with a wealth of color illustrations and photographs that depict cases as they appear in practice. Know the costs for each light source, and get recommendations from the experts on which light source is best for your practice. Ensure the safety of your clients with post-photodynamic therapy care information sheets for patients. Implement the latest techniques for topical PDT for acne * photorejuvenation * fluorescence diagnosis * and medical uses of PDT.

ABC of Skin Cancer

Author: Sajjad Rajpar,Jerry Marsden

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444312502

Category: Medical

Page: 80

View: 4096

The ABC of Skin Cancer is designed to boost GP confidence inthe diagnosis and referral of skin cancer, focusing on differentialdiagnosis and common pitfalls. In line with the latest NICEguidelines in the UK, this book outlines best practice managementin primary care, whilst also covering the Australian perspective onthis cancer. Chapters on non-surgical treatment and prevention arealso included. This new highly illustrated title in the successful ABC seriesprovides a concise, factual and practical overview of skin cancersand pre-cancerous lesions for general practitioners, junior doctorsand medical students.

Dermatology

Author: Jean L. Bolognia,Joseph L. Jorizzo,Julie V. Schaffer

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702051829

Category: Medical

Page: 2776

View: 8172

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.

ABC of Burns

Author: Shehan Hettiaratchy,Remo Papini,Peter Dziewulski

Publisher: BMJ Books

ISBN: 9780727917874

Category: Medical

Page: 56

View: 3787

Burns are one of the most devastating conditions encountered in medicine. The injuries affect people of all ages, both physically and psychologically, in the developed and the developing world. The correct management of burns needs a skilled multidisciplinary approach and this ABC provides an overview of the most important aspects of burn injuries for healthcare professionals. This ABC book offers a comprehensive yet accessible review of burn management. It introduces the range of burns that a GP may become involved in treating or having treated at hospital. From explanations of how burns happen, through to first aid applications, pre-hospital treatment, dressings, resuscitation and the management of deep dermal burns. It also looks at the subsequent management of burns through hyperalimentation and microbiological management, reconstruction and rehabilitation. A significant contribution to an important area of care: burns are the second most common cause of accidental death in children in the UK. Early treatment of burns is essential to avoid disablement: impact on lungs, infection and later need for plastic surgery can all be reduced by appropriate assessment and prompt treatment. Includes contributions from the UK, USA and Australia, and has a chaper on international disasters. Presented in a clear and concise manner with many illustrations, this book will appeal to a wide readership including medical students, nurses, hospital doctors, and general practitioners.

Fitzpatrick's Color Atlas and Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology, Seventh Edition

Author: Klaus Wolff,Richard Johnson,Arturo Saavedra

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071793038

Category: Medical

Page: 1104

View: 7514

The world's #1 visual atlas of dermatology--updated to keep pace with today's practice "...should serve as a standard against which all future atlases will be measured..." -- The New England Journal of Medicine review of an earlier edition This compact, diagnosis-speeding guide has virtually defined the field of dermatology for thousands of physicians, dermatology residents, and medical students across the globe. Spanning the entire spectrum of skin problems, it combines laser-precise color images of skin lesions with a concise summary outline of dermatologic disorders, along with the cutaneous signs of systemic disease. A color-coded 4-part organization facilitates review at a glance and features helpful icons denoting the incidence and morbidity of disease. FEATURES More than 1,000 full-color images--many new to this edition New sections reflect the very latest clinical perspectives on the diagnosis and treatment of all skin disorders shown F ocus on a wide range of skin types highlights skin disease in different ethnic populations Thoroughly updated coverage of etiology, pathogenesis, management, and therapy ICD 9/10 codes included for each disease

ABC of One to Seven

Author: Bernard Valman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444316869

Category: Medical

Page: 168

View: 9600

The ABC of One to Seven is a practical guide to themanagement of common physical and emotional problems of earlychildhood. New chapters include the prevention and management ofobesity, behavioural and emotional problems, ADHD, autism, thechild with fever, and changes in access to medical and socialservices. Including the latest NICE guidelines and advice on when to referand how to manage the problem afterwards, each chapter providesrelevant websites and resources for health workers. The ABC of One to Seven and the companion book, ABC ofthe First Year, have become standard guides for generalpractitioners, trainee doctors, medical students, midwives, nursesand health visitors. They are indispensible reference books forfamily doctor surgeries, emergency and outpatient departments,wards and libraries.

Alles aus Liebe

Roman

Author: Liane Moriarty

Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE

ISBN: 3838715276

Category: Fiction

Page: 494

View: 6703

Ellen ist überglücklich, seit sie mit Patrick zusammen ist. Optimistisch blickt sie in eine gemeinsame Zukunft, schmiedet Pläne und träumt von einer eigenen Familie. Auch Patrick ist bis über beide Ohren in Ellen verliebt. Doch über der Beziehung schwebt der Schatten von Patricks verstorbener Ehefrau Colleen. Sie war seine ganz große Liebe. Wie soll Ellen nur gegen die perfekte Erinnerung ankommen? Sie setzt alles daran, Patrick zu halten und ihm die Geborgenheit zu geben, die er braucht. Doch bald stellt sich heraus: Colleen ist nicht die Einzige, die die junge Liebe bedroht...

ABC of Wound Healing

Author: Joseph E. Grey,Keith G. Harding

Publisher: BMJ Books

ISBN: 0727916955

Category: Medical

Page: 56

View: 6991

This brand new title in the ABC series looks at the treatment and management of wounds and healing procedure - it's the perfect aid for students, nursing staff, hospital doctors and GPs. Covers the assessment, diagnosis and management of all wounds - from traumatic to chronic. Giving practical advice on dressings and devices used in the management of wounds.

Pediatric Dermatology E-Book

Author: Lawrence A. Schachner,Ronald C. Hansen

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0723436657

Category: Medical

Page: 1912

View: 4917

The latest edition of Pediatric Dermatology, edited by Lawrence A. Schachner, MD and Ronald C. Hansen, MD brings you the detailed guidance you need to effectively diagnose and treat pediatric skin conditions. Review topics from keratinization to stem cell therapy, and gain expert guidance from international contributors. Now in a comprehensive format with 40% all new clinical photos, this resource is ideal for clinical practice. Refer to full-color photographs that accurately capture the appearance of a wide range of skin disorders. Access many new tables and therapeutic algorithms for at-a-glance guidance. Recognize distinguishing factors in skin lesions with 40% new and improved clinical photographs. Find extended coverage of topics like genodermatoses and disorders of keratinization, review excellent information on skin neoplasms in children, new systemic therapies, and viral disorders, and explore new concepts in autoinflammatory disorders and Kawasaki’s disease. Read up on best practices and stay at the forefront of your profession with new perspectives from a host of international contributors like new Associate Editor Antonio Torrello, who co-edits the Pediatric Dermatology journal.