"Among all the WK clerkship series, Blueprints remains the best-known among medical students. While no individual Blueprints title has sold as consistently as Step-Up to Medicine, the series has maintained a consistent following over the years. In the 2016 clerkship market research study conducted through our market research team, the only series that was mentioned as frequently by both students and clerkship directors was McGraw-Hill's Case Files series"--Provided by publisher.
"Quick access to key clinical information and solutions to common problems in internal medicine - as close as your pocket! Pocket Medicine, Sixth Edition, is your go-to resource for fast answers to diagnostic questions you?ll face on rounds and exams. Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this portable, best-selling reference tackles the diagnosis and treatment of the most common disorders in cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, nephrology, hematology-oncology, infectious diseases, endocrinology, rheumatology, and neurology. Bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms focus on the information you need in order to make an accurate diagnosis and develop a treatment plan. Completely updated throughout to keep you current with what?s new in internal medicine. 6-ring looseleaf binder accommodates notes and is small enough to fit in a pocket. 16-page color insert displays classic normal and abnormal radiographs, CT scans, echocardiograms, peripheral blood smears, and urinalyses commonly seen in the practice of internal medicine. User-friendly tabs and a 2-color design help you find information quickly. References to landmark papers help you answer questions from attendings and residents - all from a trusted source acceptable for use on rounds. Surgical, OB-GYN, and ophthalmic consult section guides you to ask the right questions and get the best care for your patients. Ideal for medical students, interns, residents, advanced practice nurses, PAs, and candidates reviewing for internal medicine board exams. "--Provided by publisher.
Contents: Diseases of the cardiovascular system -- Diseases of the pulmonary system -- Obstructive lung diseases -- Diseases of the gastrointestinal system -- Endocrine and metabolic diseases -- Diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems -- Connective tissue and joint diseases -- Diseases of the renal and genitourinary system -- Fluids, electrolytes, and acid-base disorders -- Hematologic diseases and neoplasms -- Infectious diseases -- Diseases of the skin and hypersensitivity disorders -- Ambulatory medicine.
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