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Oxford handbook of acute medicine

Author
Ramrakha, Punit S., author.
Title
Oxford handbook of acute medicine / Punit S. Ramrakha, Kevin P. Moore, Amir Sam.
Format
Book
Edition
Third edition.
Published
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Description
xxxvii, 869 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm.
Other contributors
Moore, Kevin P., author.
Sam, Amir H., author.
Portion of title
Handbook of acute medicine
Acute medicine
Uniform series
Oxford handbooks.
Oxford medical publications.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Cardiac emergencies
  • Respiratory emergencies
  • Gastroenterological emergencies
  • Renal emergencies
  • Shock
  • Neurological emergencies
  • Infectious diseases
  • Emergencies in HIV-psitive patients
  • Endocrine emergencies
  • Haematological emergencies
  • Rheumatological emergencies
  • Dermatological emergencies
  • Psychiatric emergencies
  • Drug overdoses
  • Practical procedures
  • Differential diagnosis of common presentations.
Summary
"The best-selling Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine is an up-to-date, practical and comprehensive guide to the management of the acutely ill patient. This third edition has been revised throughout to include the most up-to-date guidelines and treatment management plans. A new junior author ensures that the content remains relevant and accessible to all medics approaching acute medicine for the first time. This edition includes a new chapter which focuses on common presentations, and quick reference boxes throughout highlight top priorities in the management of each condition. The section on practical procedures has also been expanded to include core competencies for the Foundation Programme. With brand new figures and clinical tips from the experienced authors, the third edition of the Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine remains the must-have resource for all those dealing with acute illness"--Provided by publisher.
Subject headings
Medical emergencies--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Medical subjects
Emergencies.
Critical Care--methods.
Emergency Medicine.
Genre heading
Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
ISBN
9780199230921 (alk. paper)
0199230927 (alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Columbus - University Library of Columbus
Call Number
RC86.8 .R35 2010
Location
Columbus Library - Stacks
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