Featuring a uniquely visual two-page-spread design that is great for rapid reference or review, In A Page Infectious Disease provides a quick overview of the most commonly seen infectious diseases. Each disease is presented on a two-page spread in boxes with consistent headings: introduction; etiology, epidemiology, and risk factors; patient presentation; differential diagnosis; diagnostic evaluation; treatment and management; and prognosis and complications. Bulleted key points appear under each heading. An appendix briefly reviews antibiotics. This pocket-sized book is ideal for interns, medical students in internal medicine rotations, or USMLE review, as well as for physician assistant and nurse practitioner students.... SARS, measles): Place patient in a negative-flow room; wear N95 mask when in patient rooms ac Droplet precautions (for Influenza ... usefull barrier when inserting central lines (sterile gown, mask and head cover, use large barrier drape); minimize manipulation of the ... at all possible (try not to change over a guide wire) Surgical Site Infection ac Pathogenesis: Inoculation of tissue with bacteria at the timeanbsp;...
|Title||:||In a Page|
|Author||:||Jack D. McCue, Scott Kahan|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006-11-01|