Swanson's Family Medicine Review (8th Revised edition)

Swanson's Family Medicine Review (8th Revised edition)

By: Joseph E. Scherger (editor), Alfred F. Tallia (editor), Nancy Dickey (editor)Paperback

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The 8th edition of Swanson's Family Medicine Review continues this bestselling resource's long tradition as the most effective review tool available! Case histories and multiple-choice questions equip you with the most current developments and information in family medicine, offering all the assistance you need to maximize your preparation for the ABFM exam. Stay up-to-date in the area of treatment and management with enhanced discussions throughout. Equips readers with the information needed to confidently prepare for the American Board of Family Medicine exam. Includes nearly 2,500 case-based questions and answer rationales, newly updated to reflect the most current developments in practice. Expert Consult eBook download included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to answer questions interactively and check your answers on any electronic platform. Chapter Summaries offer a quick review of the concepts-great for last-minute exam preparation. Open-ended Clinical Case Management Problems in each chapter provide additional opportunities for articulating your understanding of key topics. Features the most current information on concussion management, palliative care, pain management, and more. Allows you to earn up to 75 CME Credits online through Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.


1 Family Influences on Health and Disease 2 Clinical Decision Making 3 Consultation and Team Care 4 Managing Multiple Morbidities 5 Quality Improvement 6 Clinical Prevention 7 Tobacco Dependency 8 Alcohol 9 Diet, Exercise, and Obesity 10 Trends in Cancer Epidemiology 11 Cardiovascular Epidemiology 12 Bioterrorism 13 Influenza and Other Emerging Diseases 14 Domestic Violence 15 How to Break Bad News 16 The Physician-Patient Interaction 17 Palliative Care 18 Ethical Decision-Making Issues 19 Integrative Medicine 20 Cultural Competence 21 Acute ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction 22 Acute Coronary Symptoms and Stable Angina Pectoris 23 Hyperlipoproteinemia 24 Heart Failure 25 Hypertension 26 Dysrhythmia 27 Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Thromboembolism 28 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 29 Asthma 30 The Diagnosis and Management of Pneumonia in the Adult 31 Esophageal Disorders 32 Peptic Ulcer Disease 33 Hepatitis and Cirrhosis 34 Pancreatitis 35 Pancreatic Carcinoma 36 Biliary Tract Disease 37 Inflammatory Bowel Disease 38 Irritable Bowel Syndrome 39 Acute Appendicitis 40 Colorectal Cancer and Other Colonic Disorders 41 Diabetes Mellitus 42 Thyroid 43 Common Endocrine Diseases 44 Immune-Mediated Inflammatory Disorders and Autoimmune Disease 45 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection 46 Multiple Sclerosis 47 Fibromyalgia 48 Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 49 Rheumatoid Arthritis 50 Osteoarthritis 51 Acute Gout and Pseudogout 52 Acne, Rosacea, and Other Common Dermatologic Conditions 53 Common Skin Cancers 54 Ear, Nose and Throat Problems 55 Disorders of the Eye 56 Headache 57 Seizures 58 Sleep Disorders 59 Common Renal Diseases 60 Renal Stones 61 Urinary Tract Infections 62 Fluid and Electrolyte Abnormalities 63 Anemia 64 Certain Hematologic Conditions 65 Breast, Lung and Brain Cancer 66 Cancer Pain Management 67 Developmental Disabilities 68 Travel Medicine 69 Osteoporosis 70 Breast Disease 71 Vulvovaginitis and Bacterial Vaginosis 72 Cervical Abnormalities 73 Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder 74 Postmenopausal Symptoms 75 Dysmenorrhea 76 Abnormal Uterine Bleeding 77 Ectopic Pregnancy 78 Contraception 79 Spontaneous and Elective Abortion 80 Sexually Transmitted Diseases 81 Infertility 82 Family-Centered Maternity Care 83 Pre-conception Care 84 Routine Prenatal Care 85 Immunization and Consumption of Over-the-Counter Drugs During Pregnancy 86 Exercise and Pregnancy 87 Common Problems of Pregnancy 88 Spontaneous Abortion 89 Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy 90 Gestational Diabetes and Shoulder Dystocia 91 Hypertension in Pregnancy 92 Intrauterine Growth Restriction 93 Post-term Pregnancy 94 Labor 95 Delivery Emergencies 96 Postpartum Blues, Depression, and Psychoses 97 Common Problems of the Newborn 98 Infant Feeding 99 Colic 100 Immunizations 101 Fever 102 Over-the-Counter Drugs 103 Diaper Rash and Other Infant Dermatitis 104 Failure to Thrive and Short Stature 105 Child Abuse 106 Common Cold 107 Otitis Media 108 Croup and Epiglotitis 109 Bronchiolitis and Pneumonia 110 Childhood Asthma 111 Allergic Rhinitis 112 Viral Exanthems 113 Cardiac Murmurs 114 Vomiting and Diarrhea 115 Functional Abdominal Pain 116 Enuresis 117 Lymphoma and Leukemia 118 Sickle-Cell Disease 119 Physical Activity and Nutrition 120 The Limping Child 121 Foot and Leg Deformities 122 Mononucelosis 123 Adolescent Development 124 Adolescent Safety 125 Functional Assessment of the Elderly 126 Polypharmacy and Drug Reactions in the Elderly 127 The Propensity and Consequences of Falls among the Elderly 128 Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly 129 Prostate Disease 130 Pressure Ulcers 131 Constipation in the Elderly 132 Pneumonia and Other Common Infectious Diseases of the Elderly 133 Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Temporal Arteritis 134 Hypertension Management in the Elderly 135 Cerebrovascular Accidents 136 Depression in the Elderly 137 Dementia and Delirium 138 Parkinson's Disease 139 Elder Abuse 140 Emergency Treatment of Abdominal Pain in the Elderly 141 Depressive Disorders 142 Bipolar Disorder 143 Generalized Anxiety Disorder 144 Post-traumatic Stress Disorder 145 Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 146 Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder 147 Conduct Disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorder 148 Diagnosis and Management of Schizophrenia 149 Drug Abuse 150 Eating Disorders 151 Somatoform Disorders 152 Sexual Dysfunction 153 Psychotherapy in Family Medicine 154 Cardiac Arrest 155 Advanced Trauma Life Support 156 Diabetic Ketoacidosis 157 Acute and Chronic Poisoning 158 Urticaria and Angioneurotic Edema 159 Heat and Cold Illness 160 High Altitude and Barotrauma 161 Preparticipation Evaluation 162 Exercise Prescription 163 Concussions 164 Acceleration and Deceleration Neck Injuries 165 Upper Extremity Injuries 166 Low Back Pain 167 Lower Extremity Strains and Sprains 168 Joint and Soft Tissue Injections 169 Fracture Management 170 Infectious Disease and Sports 171 Female Athlete Triad 172 Illustrated Review 173 COLOR PLATES

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  • ISBN13: 9780323356329
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 886
  • ID: 9780323356329
  • ISBN10: 032335632X
  • edition: 8th Revised edition

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