Davidson's foundations of clinical practice / edited by Hazel R. Scott, Kevin G. Blyth, Jeremy B. Jones.
Contributor(s): Davidson, Stanley, Sir | Scott, Hazel R | Jones, Jeremy B | Blyth, Kevin GMaterial type: TextLanguage: English Publisher: Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2009Description: xii, 488 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cmISBN: 9780443068294; 0443068291Other title: Foundations of clinical practiceSubject(s): Clinical medicine -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Clinical Medicine -- methods | Diagnostic Techniques and ProceduresDDC classification: 616 LOC classification: RC55 | .D337 2009Online resources: Table of contents only | WorldCat details | E-book Fulltext
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"A Davidson title."
Table of contents Initial assessment and emergency management -- Use of equipment and procedures -- Interpreting tests -- Drugs and prescribing -- Cardiac and chest -- Abdominal -- Endocrine, electrolyte, and renal -- Neurological and psychiatric -- Sepsis, shock, and trauma -- Specialty acute presentations -- Cancers and palliative care -- On the ward -- Legal and ethical practice -- Looking after yourself -- Developing a career -- Working as part of the system of care -- Working in the UK.
Patients have co-morbidity and mixed patterns of clinical presentation. This book features the key guidance on the presentation and care of those who attend within a wide range of disciplines. It emphasises on acute, as compared with chronic, symptom presentation and effective management