Andrews' Diseases of the Skin E-Book: Clinical Dermatology

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Apr 12, 2015 - Medical - 968 pages

Effectively diagnose and treat a wide range of skin conditions with the latest edition of the highly regarded Andrews’ Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. The 12th edition of this classic reference, by esteemed authors William D. James, MD, Timothy G. Berger, MD, and Dirk M. Elston, MD, provides state-of-the-art information on newly recognized diseases, new conditions, and unusual variants of well-known diseases, as well as new uses for tried-and-true medications and unique drugs for diseases as disparate as melanoma and rosacea. It’s your ideal go-to resource for clinical dermatology, at every stage of your career.

  • Consult this title on your favorite e-reader.
  • Still the only one-volume, go-to dermatology text!
  • Practice with confidence through the valued authorship of seasoned professionals Dr. William D. James, Dr. Timothy G. Berger, and Dr. Dirk M. Elston.
  • Rapidly improve your knowledge of skin conditions through a concise, clinically focused, user-friendly format.
  • Obtain thorough guidance on clinical presentation and therapy for a full range of common and rare skin diseases.
  • Ensure that you’re up to speed with the hottest topics in dermatology, including drug eruptions from new medications, new therapeutics for melanoma, as well as viral infections, biologic agents, and newly described gene targets for treatment.
  • Broaden your knowledge with updated information on serological diagnosis of pemphigus, TNF-I for hidradenitis suppurativa, the use of immunosuppressives for atopic dermatitis, excimer laser for the treatment of vitiligo and much more.
  • Quickly access hundreds of new images depicting a wide variety of skin conditions.
  • Stay up to date with recent society guidelines, including the latest from the American Academy of Dermatology, covering a variety of conditions such as melanoma and atopic dermatitis.
  • Expand your clinical repertoire and meet your patients’ expectations with coverage of the most recent cosmetic agents, their indications, and possible complications.
 

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Contents

2 Cutaneous Signs and Diagnosis
11
3 Dermatoses Resulting from Physical Factors
18
4 Pruritus and Neurocutaneous Dermatoses
45
5 Atopic Dermatitis Eczema and Noninfectious Immunodeficiency Disorders
62
6 Contact Dermatitis and Drug Eruptions
90
7 Erythema and Urticaria
136
8 Connective Tissue Diseases
153
9 Mucinoses
179
23 Diseases of Subcutaneous Fat
480
24 Endocrine Diseases
491
25 Abnormalities of Dermal Fibrous and Elastic Tissue
500
26 Errors in Metabolism
509
27 Genodermatoses and Congenital Anomalies
542
28 Dermal and Subcutaneous Tumors
579
29 Epidermal Nevi Neoplasms and Cysts
625
30 Melanocytic Nevi and Neoplasms
680

10 Seborrheic Dermatitis Psoriasis Recalcitrant Palmoplantar Eruptions Pustular Dermatitis and Erythroderma
185
11 Pityriasis Rosea Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris and Other Papulosquamous and Hyperkeratotic Diseases
199
12 Lichen Planus and Related Conditions
209
13 Acne
225
14 Bacterial Infections
245
15 Diseases Resulting from Fungi and Yeasts
285
16 Mycobacterial Diseases
319
17 Hansens Disease
331
18 Syphilis Yaws Bejel and Pinta
343
19 Viral Diseases
359
20 Parasitic Infestations Stings and Bites
418
21 Chronic Blistering Dermatoses
451
22 Nutritional Diseases
471
31 MacrophageMonocyte Disorders
699
32 Cutaneous Lymphoid Hyperplasia Cutaneous TCell Lymphoma Other Malignant Lymphomas and Allied Diseases
726
33 Diseases of the Skin Appendages
747
34 Disorders of the Mucous Membranes
789
35 Cutaneous Vascular Diseases
807
36 Disturbances of Pigmentation
856
37 Dermatologic Surgery
874
38 Cutaneous Laser Surgery
901
39 Cosmetic Dermatology
913
Index
925
Clinical Key ad
967
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