Harrison's Manual of Medicine, 17th Edition

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Author: Fauci, Anthony

Edition: 17

Number Of Pages: 1264

Release Date: 19-03-2009

Details: Product Description Put the authority and accuracy of Harrison's in the palm of your hand! A Doody's Core Title ESSENTIAL PURCHASE! 5 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "This condensed version is for anyone who has the remotest association with the practice of medicine, be they internists, surgeons, nurses, technical staff, or counselors. This is the authority, and in a time of readily available but not always accurate information, this is the one source that can be relied upon, in an almost pocket-sized edition....While the main text is one of the absolute pillars of any medical library, this is the pillar to be carried with you on rounds. It is the final word in internal medicine and we all owe a debt of gratitude to the editors and contributors who have created this extraordinary authority in medicine."--Doody's Review Service NOW IN FULL COLOR! Referenced to Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, the world's leading internal medicine textbook, this ultra-handy, portable reference delivers on-the-spot answers to the clinical problems you face in everyday practice. Turn to any page, and you'll find essential point-of-care guidance on all the major conditions seen in clinical medicine. Completely updated to reflect all the major advances and new clinical developments, the new edition of the Manual is the most indispensable yet. It continues to focus on diagnosis and therapy with an emphasis on patient care and offers authoritative, high-yield coverage of: Etiology and epidemiology Clinically relevant pathophysiology Signs & Symptoms Differential Diagnosis Physical and Laboratory Findings Therapeutics Practice Guidelines NEW FEATURES Full-color presentation for the first time! Full-color images of clinical conditions encountered in dermatology, cardiology, and eye diseases New chapters on end-of-life care, congenital heart disease in the adult patient, non-invasive cardiac examination, and metabolic syndrome Look for these other great Harrison's titles: Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e Harrison's Online available through Accessmedicine.com About the Author Anthony S. Fauci, MD, ScD(HON) Chief, Laboratory of Immunoregulation; Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD Eugene Braunwald, MD, ScD(HON) Distinguished Hersey Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School; Chairman, TIMI Study Group Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Dennis L. Kasper, MD, MA(HON) William Ellery Channing Professor of Medicine Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Harvard Medical School; director, Channing Laboratory Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Stephen L. Hauser, MD Robert A. Fishman Distinguished Professor and Chairman Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco San Francisco, CA Dan L. Longo, MD Scientific Director, National Institute on Aging National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine Vice President for Medical Affairs and Lewis Landsberg Dean Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, IL Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD Hersey Professor of the Theory and Practice of Medicine Harvard Medical School; Chairman, Department of Medicine Physician-in-Chief, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

EAN: 9780071477437

Languages: English

Binding: Paperback

Item Condition: UsedVeryGood