Guides clinicians on how to recognize, diagnose, and treat each condition using up-to-date diagnostic techniques and therapeutics.
Provides full-color, state-of-the-art coverage of key topics such as acute thyrotoxicosis and thyroid storm, ocular emergencies in Graves' ophthalmopathy, diabetic ketoacidosis, hypopituitarism, postoperative thyroid surgical emergencies, pheochromocytoma, and much more.
Features separate chapters on emergencies related to neuroendocrine tumors, pregnant patients, and pediatric patients.
Includes sections on emergency overview, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment in each chapter.
Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
|Author Information||By Alexander L. Shifrin, MD, FACS, FACE, ECNU , Medical Director, Endocrine Oncology at Meridian Heath System in New Jersey; Surgical Director of the Center for Thyroid, Parathyroid and Adrenal Diseases at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, New Jersey, USA|
|Table of Content||
II. Postoperative thyroid surgical emergencies
IV. Adrenal Glands
V. Endocrine Pancreas and Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
VI. Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs): gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors
VIII. Endocrine emergencies during pregnancy
IX. Immunotherapy - associated endocrinopathies
X. Endocrine emergencies in children
|trim||229 x 152 (6 x 9)|