Blueprints Family Medicine, Third Edition provides students with a complete review of key concepts and topics and serves as a rapid reference during day-to-day activities in patient care-perfect for clerkship rotations and the USMLE. This edition has been completely updated while maintaining its succinct, organized, and concise style.
100 USMLE-style multiple-choice questions with full explanations
Key Points at the end of each chapter summarize important information
Updated Appendix of evidence-based resources
Companion website offers access to fully searchable text plus an additional 50 USMLE-style questions with answers
PART ONE: PRINCIPLES OF FAMILY MEDICINE 1: Elements of Family Medicine 2: Patient Communication and Coordination of Care 3: Screening 4: Immunizations 5: Preventive Care: 19 to 64 Years 6: Preoperative Evaluation 7: Family Violence: Awareness and Prevention PART TWO: COMMON SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS 8: Allergies 9: Back Pain 10: Chest Pain 11: Constipation 12: Cough 13: Diarrhea 14: Dizziness/Vertigo 15: Fatigue 16: Headache 17: Heartburn 18: Hematuria 19: Jaundice in Adults 20: Knee Pain 21: Lymphadenopathy 22: Nausea and Vomiting 23: Painful Joints 24: Palpitations 25: Pharyngitis 26: Proteinuria 27: Red Eye