Conn's Current Therapy 2020

Author
By Rick D. Kellerman, MD; Edited by David Rakel, MD
ISBN
9780323711845
Publication Date
20-12-2019
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Designed to suit a wide range of healthcare providers, including primary care, subspecialties, and allied health, Conn's Current Therapy has been a trusted clinical resource for more than 70 years. The 2020 edition continues this tradition of excellence with current, evidence-based treatment information presented in a concise yet in-depth format. More than 300 topics have been carefully reviewed and updated to bring you state-of-the-art information even in the most rapidly changing areas of medicine.


Key Features
  • Offers personal approaches from recognized leaders in the field, covering common complaints, acute diseases, and chronic illnesses along with the most current evidence-based clinical management options.
  • Follows a consistent, easy-to-use format throughout, with diagnosis, therapy, drug protocols, and treatment pearls presented in quick-reference boxes and tables for point-of-care answers to common clinical questions.
  • Includes new and significantly revised chapters on neurofibromatosis, autism, psoriatic arthritis, and postpartum depression.
  • Features thorough updates in areas critical to primary care, including Acute Myocardial Infarction · Hypertension · Peripheral Arterial Disease · Valvular Heart Disease · Hepatitis C · Irritable Bowel Syndrome · Obsessive Compulsive Disorder · Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease · Fibromyalgia · Menopause · Travel Medicine · and more.
  • Provides current drug information thoroughly reviewed by PharmDs.
  • Shares the knowledge and expertise of new contributors who provide a fresh perspective in their specialties.
  • Features nearly 300 images, including algorithms, anatomical illustrations, and photographs, that provide useful information for diagnosis.
  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323711845
Author Informaiton By Rick D. Kellerman, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita, Wichita, Kansas ; Edited by David Rakel, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Family & Community Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Table of Content Section I  Symptomatic Care Pending Diagnosis
1. Chest Pain
2. Constipation
3. Cough
4. Dizzines and Vertigo
5. Fatigue
6. Fever
7. Gaseousness, Indigestion, Nausea and Vomiting
8. Headache
9. Hematuria
10. Hiccups
11. Hoarseness and Laryngitis
12. Pain
13. Palliative and End-of-Life Care
14. Palpitations
15. Pharyngitis
16. Pruritus
17. Rhinitis
18. Spine Pain
19. Tinnitus
Section 2  Allergy
20. Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
21. Anaphylaxis
22. Serum Sickness
23. Drug Hypersensitivity Reactions
Section 3  Cardiovascular System
24. Acute Myocardial Infarction
25. Angina Pectoris
26. Aortic Disease: Aneurysm and Dissection
27. Atrial Fibrillation
28. Cardiac Arrest: Sudden Cardiac Death
29. Congenital Heart Disease
30. Congestive Heart Failure
31. Heart Block
32. Hypertension
33. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
34. Infective Endocarditis
35. Mitral Valve Prolapse
36. Pericarditis
37. Peripheral Arterial Disease
38. Premature Beats
39. Tachycardias
40. Venous Thrombosis
41. Valvular Heart Disease
Section 4  Digestive System
42. Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
43. Acute Diarrhea
44. Bleeding Esophageal Varices
45. Calculous Biliary Disease
46. Chronic Diarrhea
47. Cirrhosis
48. Diverticula of the Alimentary Tract
49. Dysphagia and Esophageal Obstruction
50. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
51. Gastritis and Peptic Ulcer Disease
52. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
53. Hemorrhoids, Anal Fissure, and Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
54. Hepatitis A and B
55. Hepatitis C
56. Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
57. Intestinal Parasites
58. Irritable Bowel Syndrome
59. Malabsorption
60. Pancreatic Cancer
61. Tumors of the Colon and Rectum
62. Tumors of the Stomach
Section 5  Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
63. Acromegaly
64. Adrenocortical Insufficiency
65. Cushing's Syndrome
66. Diabetes Insipidus
67. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
68. Diabetes Mellitus in Adults
69. Gout and Hyperuricemia
70. Hyperaldosteronism
71. Hyperlipidemia
72. Hyperparathyroidism and Hypoparathyroidism
73. Hyperprolactinemia
74. Hyperthyroidism
75. Hypokalemia and Hyperkalemia
76. Hyponatremia
77. Hypopituitarism
78. Hypothyroidism
79. Obesity
80. Parenteral Nutrition in Adults
81. Pheochromocytoma
82. Thyroid Cancer
83. Thyroiditis
Section 6  Hematology
84. Acute Leukemia in Adults
85. Aplastic Anemia
86. Blood Component Therapy and Transfusion Reactions
87. Chronic Leukemias
88. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
89. Hemochromatosis
90. Hemolytic Anemia
91. Hemophilia and Related Conditions
92. Hodgkin Lymphoma
93. Iron Deficiency Anemia
94. Multiple Myeloma
95. Myelodysplastic Syndromes
96. Neutropenia
97. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
98. Pernicious Anemia and Other Megaloblastic Anemias
99. Platelet-Mediated Bleeding Disorders
100. Polycythemia Vera
101. Porphyrias
102. Sickle Cell Anemia
103. Thalassemia
104. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
Section 7  Head and Neck
105. Dry Eye Syndrome
106. Glaucoma
107. Ménière's Disease
108. Otitis Externa
109. Otitis Media
110. Red Eye
111. Rhinosinusitis
112. Temporomandibular Disorders
113. Uveitis
114. DELETED---Vision Correction Procedures
115. Vision Rehabilitation
Section 8  Infectious Diseases
116. Amebiasis
117. Anthrax
118. Babesiosis
119. Bacterial Meningitis
120. Brucellosis
121. Campylobacter
122. Cat Scratch Disease
123. Chikungunya
124. Cholera
125. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
126. Ebola
127. Food-Borne Illness
128. Giardiasis
129. HIV Disease
130. Infectious Mononucleosis
131. Influenza
132. Leishmaniasis
133. Leprosy
134. Lyme Disease
135. Malaria
136. Measles (Rubeola)
137. Methicillin-Resistent Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
138. Mumps
139. Necrotizing Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
140. Osteomyelitis
141. Plague
142. C. difficile Colitis
143. Psittacosis
144. Q-Fever
145. Rabies
146. Rat-Bite Fever
147. Relapsing Fever
148. Rubella and Congenital Rubella
149. Salmonellosis
150. Sepsis, Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock
151. Smallpox
152. Tetanus
153. Tickborne Rickettsial Diseases (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and other Spotted Fever Group Rickettsioses, Ehrlichioses, and Anaplasmosis
154. Toxic Shock Syndrome
155. Toxoplasmosis
156. Typhoid Fever
157. Varicella (Chickenpox)
158. Yellow Fever
159. Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
160. Zika Virus
Section 9  Neurological System
161. Acute Facial Paralysis
162. Alzheimer's Disease
163. Brain Tumors
164. Gilles De La Tourette Syndrome
165. Sports-Related Head Injuries
166. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
167. Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease
168. Migraine Headache
169. Multiple Sclerosis
170. Myasthenia Gravis
171. Neurofibromatosis
172. Optic Neuritis
173. Parkinson Disease
174. Rehabilitation of the Stroke Patient
175. Seizures and Epilepsy in Adolescents and Adults
176. Sleep Disorders
177. Trigeminal Neuralgia
178. Viral Meningitis
Section 10  Psychiatric Disorders
179. Alcohol Use Disorder
180. Autism
181. Delirium
182. Drug Abuse
183. Eating Disorders
184. Generalized Anxiety Disorders
185. Depressive, Bipolar and Related Mood Disorders
186. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
187. Panic Disorder
188. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
189. Schizophrenia
Section 11  Respiratory System
190. Acute Bronchitis and Other Viral Respiratory Illness
191. Acute Respiratory Failure
192. Asthma in Adolescents and Adults
193. Atelectasis
194. Bacterial Pneumonia
195. Blastomycosis
196. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
197. Coccidioidomycosis
198. Cystic Fibrosis
199. Histoplasmosis
200. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
201. Legionnaires Disease and Pontiac Fever
202. Obstructive Sleep Apnea
203. Pleural Effusion and Empyema
204. Pneumoconiosis: Asbestosis and Silicosis
205. Lung Abscess
206. Lung Cancer
207. Sarcoidosis
208. Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases
209. Venous Thromboembolism
210. Viral and Mycoplasmal Pneumonias
211. Viral Resiratory Infections
Section 12  Rheumatology and the Musculoskeletal System
212. Axial Spondyloarthritis
213. Bursitis and Tendonopathy
214. Common Sports Injuries
215. Connective Tissue Disorders
216. Fibromyalgia
217. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
218. Osteoarthritis
219. Osteoporosis
220. Paget's Disease of Bone
221. Polymyalgia Pheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis
222. Psoriatic Arthritis
223. Rheumatoid Arthritis
Section 13  Sexually Transmitted Diseases
224. Chlamydia Trachomatis
225. Condyloma Accuminata
226. Genital Ulcer Disease: Chancroid, Granuloma Inguinale, and Lymphogranuloma
227. Gonorrhea
228. Nongonococcal Urethritis
229. Syphilis
Section 14  Skin Disease
230. Acne Vulgaris
231. Atopic Dermatitis
232. Bacterial Diseases of the Skin
233. Bullous Diseases
234. Non-melanoma Cancer of the Skin
235. Contact Dermatitis
236. Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma, Including Mycosis Fungoides and Sézary Syndrome
237. Cutaneous Vasculitis
238. Diseases of the Hair
239. Diseases of the Mouth
240. Diseases of the Nails
241. Erythema Multiforme
242. Fungal Diseases of the Skin
243. Keloids
244. Melanoma
245. Nevi
246. Papulosquamous Eruptions
247. Parasitic Diseases of the Skin
248. Pigmentary Disorders
249. Premalignant Lesions of the Skin
250. Pressure Injury
251. Pruritus Ani and Vulvae
252. Psychocutaneous Medicine
253. Rosacea
254. Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
255. Sunburn
256. Urticaria and Angioedema
257. Venous Ulcers
258. Viral Diseases of the Skin
259. Warts (Verrucae)
Section 15  Urogenital Tract
260. Acute Renal Failure
261. Chronic Kidney Disease
262. Malignant Tumors of the Urogenital Tract
263. Primary Glomerular Diseases
264. Pyelonephritis
265. Renal Calculi
266. Trauma to the Genitourinary Tract
267. Urethral Structures
268. Urinary Incontinence
Section 16  Men's Health
269. Urinary tract infections in the male
270. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
271. Epididymitis and Orchitis
272. Erectile Dysfunction
273. Prostate Cancer
274. Prostatitis
Section 17  Women's Health
275. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
276. Amenorrhea
277. Bacterial Infections of the Urinary Tract in Women
278. Benign Breast Disease
279. Breast Cancer
280. Cancer of the Endometrium
281. Cancer of the Uterine Cervix
282. Contraception
283. Dysmenorrhea
284. Endometriosis
285. Infertility
286. Menopause
287. Ovarian Cancer
288. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
289. Premenstrual Syndrome
290. Female Sexual Dysfunction
291. Uterine Leiomyomas
292. Vulvar Neoplasia
293. Vulvovaginitis
Section 18  Pregnancy and Antepartum Care
294. Antepartum Care
295. Ectopic Pregnancy
296. Hypertension in Pregnancy
297. Postpartum Care
298. Postpartum Depression
299. Vaginal Bleeding in Pregnancy
Section 19  Children's Health
300. Acute Leukemia in Children
301. Adolescent Health
302. Asthma in Children
303. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
304. Bronchiolitis
305. Diabetes Mellitus in Children
306. Encopresis
307. Epilepsy in Infants and Children
308. Pediatric Failure to Thrive
309. Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn
310. Nocturnal Enuresis
311. Normal Infant Feeding
312. Parenteral Fluid Therapy for Infants and Children
313. Pediatric Sleep Disorders
314. Resuscitation of the Newborn
315. Traumatic Brain Injury in Children
316. Urinary Tract Infections in Infants and Children
Section 20  Physical and Chemical Injuries
317. Burns
318. Disturbances due to Cold
319. Heat-Related Illness
320. High Altitude Sickness
321. Marine Poisonings, Envenomations, and Trauma
322. Medical Toxicology
323. Spider Bites and Scorpion Stings
324. Venomous Snakebite
Section 21 Preventive Health
325. Immunization Practices
326. Travel Medicine
Section 22  Appendices and Index
327. Biologic Agents Reference Chart
328. Popular Herbs and Nutritional Supplements
329. Toxic Chemical Agents Reference Chart - Symptoms and Treatment
E-SBN 9780323732994
Imprint Elsevier
Publication Date 20-12-2019
Pages 1434
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
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