Signs and Symptoms Author : Scott Kahan Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Total Pages : 377 Release : 2008-03-01 ISBN 10 : 0781770432 ISBN 13 : 9780781770439 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Signs and Symptoms Book Description: Featuring a uniquely visual two-page-spread design that is great for rapid reference or review, In a Page Signs & Symptoms, Second Edition provides a quick overview of the 100 disorders and medical issues most commonly encountered on the wards or in the clinic. Each problem is presented on a two-page spread in boxes with consistent headings including introduction; etiology, pathophysiology and risk factors; patient presentation; differential diagnosis; diagnostic evaluation; treatment and management; and prognosis and complications. Bulleted key points appear under each heading. This edition is reorganized by organ system and features expanded differential diagnosis and treatment sections. This pocket-sized book is ideal for interns, medical students in clerkships, or USMLE review. It will also appeal to physician assistant and nurse practitioner students.