LANGE INTERNAL MEDICINE ON CALL 4th Edition PDF
LANGE Internal Medicine On Call 4th Edition PDF is a user-friendly reference that will assist in the initial evaluation and treatment of the most frequently encountered problems in internal medicine.It will serve as an aid to house officers and medical students when they are called about medical problems, whether common or potentially life-threatening. Internal Medicine On Call provides a concise and practical approach to these problems and serves to bridge the gap between textbooks and patient care. Unlike many books or manuals, Internal Medicine On Call is organized by the presenting problem or complaint rather than the diagnosis. We have not attempted to provide a comprehensive discussion, but rather the essential elements in the initial assessment and management of each problem. This will aid the house officer or student when called to evaluate a patient with a specific problem.
Each on-call problem is introduced with a case scenario. This is followed by the questions the clinician should initially ask.
LANGE INTERNAL MEDICINE ON CALL 4th Edition PDF differential diagnosis is given with key points to help one arrive at the final diagnosis. A database section includes key points on the physical examination, laboratory tests,and other tests that are important in making the diagnosis. A plan for the treatment of specific diagnoses is also included. Recommendations for treatment are specific with regard to dosage and dosing intervals, but it is emphasized that hepatic and renal disease as well as other factors (eg, age)can greatly affect the metabolism of drugs. In addition, variations in institutional practices exist. For these reasons, treatment may need to be individualized from patient to patient or from institution to institution.
LANGE Internal Medicine On Call 4th Edition PDF is for House officers and medical students often have questions regarding frequently used medications, laboratory tests, and procedures including step by-step instruction, as well as indications and contraindications. These areas, as well as ventilator management and transfusion therapy, have been included to provide house officers and medical students a manual to answer many of the questions that arise in the day-to-day management of their patients.
LANGE Internal Medicine On Call 4th Edition PDF significant changes from the second edition. Each problem has been updated to include the latest diagnostic tests and treatment. The Laboratory Diagnosis, Procedures, Blood Component Therapy and Ventilator Management sections have been updated to reflect the current state of medical practice.Section VII, Therapeutics, includes sections on minerals, natural products
(herbals), and vitamins, as well as over 50 new medications.