Goldman-Cecil Medicine E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Apr 21, 2015 - Medical - 2100 pages

Since 1927, Goldman-Cecil Medicine has been the world’s most influential internal medicine resource. In the ground-breaking 25th edition, your original purchase ensures you will be up-to-date without the need for a subscription. Through the new, more powerful Expert Consult eBook platform, this "living text" provides continuous updates that will integrate the latest research, guidelines, and treatments into each chapter, ensuring that the content is as current as the day this edition was first published.

Goldman-Cecil Medicine offers definitive, unbiased guidance on the evaluation and management of every medical condition, presented by a veritable "Who's Who" of modern medicine. A practical, straightforward style; templated organization; evidence-based references; and robust interactive content combine to make this dynamic resource quite simply the fastest and best place to find all of the authoritative, state-of-the-art clinical answers you need.

  • Expert Consult eBook version included with print purchase:

  • Access continuous updates from Editor Lee Goldman, MD, who thoroughly reviews internal medicine and specialty journals, updating online content to reflect the latest guidelines and translating that evidence into treatment.

  • Interactive Q&A section features over 1,500 board-style questions and answers to aid in preparing for certification or recertification exams.
  • Outstanding supplementary tools include figures, tables, videos, heart and lung sounds, treatment and management algorithms, fully integrated references, and thousands of illustrations and full-color photos.
  • Search all of the text, figures, supplementary material, and references from the book on a variety of devices and at no additional cost — Expert Consult access is included with this title!
  • Practical, bulleted, highly templated text with easy-to-use features including flow charts and treatment boxes.

  • New chapters on global health, cancer biology and genetics, and the human microbiome in health and disease keep you on the cutting edge of medicine.

  • Today's most current evidence-based medicine guidelines help you form a definitive diagnosis and create the best treatment plans possible.

  • Focused coverage of the latest developments in biology includes the specifics of current diagnosis, therapy, and medication doses.

  • The reference of choice for every stage of your career! Goldman-Cecil Medicine is an ideal learning tool for residents, physicians, and students as well as a valuable go-to resource for experienced healthcare professionals.
 

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Contents

I Social and Ethical Issues in Medicine
9
II Principles of Evaluation and Management
24
III Preventive and Environmental Issues
51
VI Aging and Geriatric Medicine
99
V Clinical Pharmacology
136
VI Genetics
220
VII Principles of Immunology and Inflammation
262
VIII Cardiovascular Disease
310
Contributors
232
Table of Contents
254
Video Contents
262
XVI Metabolic Diseases
1383
XVII Nutritional Diseases
1425
XVIII Endocrine Diseases
1470
XIX Womens Health
1599
XX Diseases of Bone and Mineral Metabolism
1636

IX Respiratory Diseases
685
X Critical Care Medicine
101
XI Renal and Genitourinary Diseases
101
XII Gastrointestinal Diseases
101
XIII Diseases of the Liver Gallbladder and Bile Ducts
101
XIV Hematologic Diseases
101
XV Oncology
101
Index
101
Front cover
215
Quick Reference QR Video Access
216
GoldmanCecil Medicine
226
Copyright page
227
Associate Editors
228
Preface
230
XXI Diseases of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
1673
XXII Rheumatic Diseases
1711
XXIII Infectious Diseases
1835
XXIV HIV and the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
2276
XXV Neurology
2337
XXVI Eye Ear Nose and Throat Diseases
2555
XXVII Medical Consultation
2607
XXVIII Skin Diseases
2633
AppendixLaboratory Reference Intervals and Values
89
Index
101
Back endsheet
209
Inside back cover
211
Instructions for online access
212
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Executive Vice President for Health and Biomedical Sciences and Dean of the Faculties of Health Sciences and of Medicine, Harold and Margaret Hatch Professor of the University, Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, NY

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