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Description : Nephrology is an important speciality; patients with acute orchronic kidney failure are encountered in every medical andsurgical speciality, as well as in general practice. On mostgeneral medical rotations and on most surgical wards there arepatients with renal problems. Renal medicine is taught on rotationduring degree courses, and Foundation training programmesfrequently include attachments in nephrology, urology, and renaltransplantation. Nephrology: Clinical Cases Uncoveredcontains clinical presentations with real-life patient cases andoutcomes as seen on the wards and in exams, and leads studentsthrough a practical approach to diagnosis and management of kidneydisease. Following a question-answer approach, including self-assessmentmaterial and a ‘refresher’ section on the basic scienceof this clinical area, Nephrology: Clinical Cases Uncoveredfeatures investigations and the treatment options available forpatients with renal disease, including those requiring renalreplacement therapy with dialysis and transplantation. Difficultconcepts are clarified, using simple diagrams to explain the linkbetween pathology and clinical presentation. Nephrology: Clinical Cases Uncovered is ideal for medicalstudents, junior doctors on the Foundation Programme, GP trainees,and specialist nurses and nurse practitioners. This book is also auseful refresher for nephrology trainees at the beginning of theirspecialist training programme.
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Description : The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine, a peerless classic in the field, returns for a ninth edition. Thoroughly updated in line with current guidelines, this pocket-friendly book is the ultimate guide to the practice and philosophy of medicine.
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Description : Rehearse for life in clinical practice with this easy-to-use andunique series, which combines cases drawn from real-lifeexperiences with a refreshing approach to presentations as youwould see them in day-to-day situations. Get the most from clinical practice, with ClinicalCases Uncovered Packed full with over 120 cases, this comprehensive title on thesurgical management of conditions will be your core revisiontext. Featuring everything you need to know on surgery, ProfessorHarold Ellis and Christopher Watson have left nothing out. Whetherit's a gastric ulcer or an intercranial mass shown up on an MRscan, you can work your way through with Clinical CasesUncovered. For further information, visitwww.clinicalcasesuncovered.com
Description : Companion Website Materials Coming Soon! The most thorough major academic textbook available, this classic text presents the most important research studies in the field. The author also integrates engaging first-person accounts from patients, physicians, and other health care providers throughout the text. A much greater number of first person accounts and updated examples are added to the new fourteenth edition. Other updates include: • Coverage of Zika, Ebola, MERS, and updates on other pandemics • Expanded discussion of obesity as a disease • Coverage of the widening gap in life expectancy between the rich and the poor • New information on the decline of life expectancy among American white women, especially those who live in rural counties • New material on biomarkers, gene–environment interaction, and stress • Analysis of the role of the hidden curriculum in medical schools • Exiting the Affordable Care Act