Written at the clerkship level, this book is a comprehensive introduction to family medicine. It is organized into three sectionsaprinciples of family medicine, preventive care, and common problemsaand includes chapters on evidence-based medicine and complementary therapies. The text has a user-friendly writing style, focuses on common clinical problems, and uses case studies to show practical applications of key concepts. This edition features an updated art program, more illustrations, summaries, consistent headings, greater emphasis on evidence-based care, and more diverse family physician profiles representing varied practice settings. A companion Website offers the fully searchable text, 75 study questions, and an ExamKit of more than 300 questions with which faculty can generate tests.See Oa#39;Brien test Active range-of-motion (ROM), Apley scratch test and, 604, 605f Activities of daily living (ADLs) cognitive impairment, ... See also Substance abuse abuse algorithm for, 715f Cyr-Wartman questions, 706, 708t acute pancreatitis, 332 addiction, managing, ... diagnosis and, 122 Allergen asthma, 753 identification, 747, 748t Allergic conjunctivitis, 302 drugs for, 310, 310t Allergic rhinitis, 747, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Essentials of Family Medicine|
|Author||:||Philip D. Sloane|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2008|