9781416002970

Comprehensive Hospital Medicine E-dition

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  • ISBN13:

    9781416002970

  • ISBN10:

    1416002979

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-09-01
  • Publisher: SAUNDERS W B CO

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In the exciting and growing field of hospital medicine, you're as concerned with the efficient management of your unit as you are the effective care of your patients. This multimedia Expert Consult title is your ideal new clinical reference on both countsin print and online! Nationally recognized experts equip you with practical, actionable guidance on all of the challenges you face every daymaking it easier for you to provide optimal care for every patient. The Premium Edition comes with powerful online extras including regular updates reflecting important new clinical developments downloadable illustrations evidence-based admitting orders and more. Access to the entire contents of this Expert Consult title online at www.hospitalisttext.com permits speedy consultation from any computer with an Internet connection. The Premium Edition includes regular online updates reflecting the latest clinical developments all of the artwork from the text, downloadable for use in PowerPointŪ presentations evidence-based admitting orders for over 100 conditions and the ability to load all of the admitting orders from the web site onto your handheld device. State-of-the-art, evidence-based, hospital-focused guidelines on clinical assessment, diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, and discharge/follow-up planning help you to effectively manage all of the key disorders in every body system. 20 chapters focused on peri-operative care assist you in navigating this increasingly important component of hospital medicine practice. Expert advice on systems issues explores how to establish and enhance a hospitalist program, provide leadership, manage patient transitions of care, establish a teamwork model with hospital staff, promote patient safety and staff performance improvement, standardize care, and navigate legal and ethical concerns. Purchase of this book includes a limited personal license to the online version for use exclusively by the individual who has purchased the book. This license and access to the web site operates strictly on the basis of a single user per PIN number.The sharing of passwords is strictly prohibited, and any attempt to do so will invalidate the password.The license and access may not be lent, resold, or otherwise circulated. Full details of the license and terms and conditions of use are available upon registration. Your purchase of theComprehensive Hospital Medicine: An Evidence Based and Systems Approach e-ditionentitles you to access the web site until the next edition of the book is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should online access to the web site be discontinued.

Table of Contents

Evidence Based Clinical Practice
Principles of evidence-based clinical practice
Real time application
Clinical Care Delivery
General Approach to a Hospitalized Patient
Communication
Symptom Management
Insomnia and anxiety
Nausea
Constipation and Diarrhea
Nutrition
Maintaining Skin Integrity
Pain Management
Cardiovascular
Chest Pain
Acute Coronary Syndromes
Heart Failure
Arrhythmias
Cardiac Arrest
Syncope
Venous Thromboembolism
Aortic Dissection
Valvular Heart Disease
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Infectious Diseases
Pneumonia
Community Acquired
Nosocomial
Urinary Tract Infections
Community Acquired
Nosocomial
Cellulitis
Meningitis
Endocarditis
Vascular Catheter-related infections
HIV related infections
Fever in a hospitalized patient Pulmonary
COPD
Asthma
Pleural Disease
Interstitial Lung Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Nephrology
Acute Renal Failure
Chronic Renal Failure
Electrolyte Disorders
Acid-Base Disorders
Gastroenterology
Acute GI Bleeding
Upper
Lower
Acute Hepatitis
Cirrhosis and Liver Failure
Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
Acute Abdominal Emergencies
Appendicitis
Cholecystitis
Diverticulitis
Bowel Obstruction and ileus
Ischemic Bowel
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Gastroenteritis
Endocrinology
Diabetes Mellitus
DKA
Managing DM in hospitalized patients
Thyroid Disorders
Adrenal Disorders
Parathyroid Disorders
Oncology
Chemotherapy
Paraneoplastic Syndromes
Oncologic Emergencies
Neutropenia / Fever
Hypercalcemia
Tumor Lysis Syndrome
Hematology
Anemia
Transfusion Medicine
Sickle Cell Disease
Hemorrhagic and Thrombotic Disorders
Leukemia
Lymphoma
Rheumatology
Acute Arthritis
Vasculitis
Critical Care
Sepsis and Shock
Acute Respiratory Failure
Sedation and Ventilator Weaning
Drug Overdose / Poisoning
Neurology
Stroke
Intracranial Hemorrhage
Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Subdural, Epidural, and intracerebral hemorrhage
Altered Mental Status
Coma
Delirium
Dementia
Pain Management
Psychiatry
Depression
Anxiety
Mania
Peri-Operative Care
Hospitalist as Consultant
Pre-op Assessment and Preparation
Post-op Evaluation and Care
General Wound Care
Orthopedics
Hip Fracture
Total Joint Replacement a. Hip, Knee, Shoulder
Spinal Surgery
Urology
Nephrolithiasis
Transurethral Prostatectomy (TURP)
Radical Prostatectomy
Obstetrics/Gynecology
Medical Complications of Pregnancy
Hysterectomy
Mastectomy / Mammoplasty
Cardiothoracic
CABG
Lung Resection
Otolaryngology
Tracheostomy
Neck
Neurosurgery
Approach to Special Patient Populations
Geriatrics
End-of-Life
Psychiatric illness
Pregnant patients
Patients with cancer
Immunocompromised patients
HIV
Transplantation
Preventive Services in the Hospitalized Patient
Vaccination
Smoking Cessation
Dietary Counseling
System Issues
Establishing a Hospitalist Program
Enhancing a Hospitalist Program
Managing Patient Transitions of Care
Admission
Transfers
Discharge and Follow-up
Establishing a Teamwork Model with Hospital Staff
Patient Saf
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