ISBN: 9780323295253
Page Count: 2672
Imprint: Saunders
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Goldman's Cecil Medicine Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 24th Edition

by Lee Goldman, MD and Andrew I. Schafer, MD
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780323295253
Page Count: 2672
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $189.00
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Since 1927, Goldman’s Cecil Medicine has been the world’s most influential internal medicine reference. Edited by Lee Goldman, MD and Andrew I. Schafer, MD, with associate editors and contributors who number among the most recognized and respected authorities in the field, Cecil continues to set the standard for all other resources of its kind. This dynamic, multi-media reference - with its practical, straight-forward style, accessible organization, evidence-ranked references, and robust online content - is quite simply the fastest and best place to find all of the authoritative, state-of-the-art clinical answers you need.

    • Stay on the cutting edge with updates personally selected by Dr. Lee Goldman and regularly integrated directly into each chapter online. More than 400 updates have been made since publication.
    • Simplify and expedite decision making with practical, well-organized, templated chapters that include evidence-ranked references and algorithms to make clinically essential information leap right off the page.
    • Stay current with the latest knowledge and evidence-based practices. Comprehensive updates throughout include a brand-new chapter on "Applications of Molecular Technologies to Clinical Medicine," a completely revamped section on infectious diseases, and coverage of the very latest cardiovascular techniques and treatments.
    • Be certain with expert, dependable, accurate answers from Dr. Goldman and an editorial team that is a veritable "who's who" of modern medicine - including Jeffrey Drazen, MD, Editor-in-Chief of the New England Journal of Medicine and new associate editor Wendy Levinson, MD, 2009-2010 Chair of the Board of Directors of the American Board of Internal Medicine. Almost all contributors currently hold positions as Chairs of Internal Medicine departments around the U.S. and Canada and all are at the forefront of their respective subspecialty areas.
    • Reference information more quickly thanks to a new, streamlined print format and easily searchable online access to supplemental figures, tables, algorithms, additional references, and expanded discussions as well as procedural videos, Seldom Asked Questions, and case studies.
  • Cecil medicine, 24th edition

    Edited by Lee Goldman and Andrew I. Schafer

    Part 1: Social and Ethical Issues in Medicine

    1: Approach to Medicine, the Patient, and the Medical Profession: Medicine as a Learned and Humane Profession

    Lee Goldman

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    2: Bioethics in the Practice of Medicine

    Ezekiel Emanuel

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    3: Care of Dying Patients and Their Families

    Robert Arnold

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    4: Cultural Context of Medicine

    Victoria M. Taylor

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    5: Socioeconomic Issues in Medicine

    Steven Schroeder

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    Part 2: Principles of Evaluation and Management

    6: Approach to the Patient: History and Physical Examination

    David Simel

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    7: Approach to the Patient with Abnormal Vital Signs

    David L. Schriger

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    8: Statistical Interpretation of Data

    Thomas Newman;Charles McCulloch

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    9: Using Data for Clinical Decisions

    Thomas Lee

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    10: Measuring Health and Health Care

    Stephan D. Fihn

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    11: Quality of Care and Safety of Patients

    Robert Wachter

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    12: Comprehensive Chronic Disease Management

    Edward H. Wagner

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    Part 3: Preventive and Environmental Issues

    13: Counseling and Advising for Behavior Changes

    F. Daniel Duffy

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    14: The Periodic Health Examination

    David Atkins

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    15: Physical Activity

    David M. Buchner

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    16: Adolescent Medicine

    Debra Katzman;Lawrence Neinstein

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    17: Immunization

    Walter Orenstein;William Atkinson

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    18: Principles of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

    Mark R. Cullen

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    19: Radiation Injury

    Arthur Upton

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    20: Bioterrorism

    John G. Bartlett

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    21: Chronic Poisoning: Trace Metals and Others

    Michael A McGuigan

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    Part 4: Aging and Geriatric Medicine

    22: Epidemiology of Aging: Implications of the Aging Society

    Linda Fried

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    23: Geriatric Assessment

    David B. Reuben

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    24: Common Clinical Sequelae of Aging

    Kenneth Minaker

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    25: Incontinence

    Neil Resnick

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    26: Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Aging

    Sharon Inouye

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    27: Delirium and Other Mental Status Problems in the Older Patient

    Sharon Inouye

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    Part 5: Clinical Pharmacology

    28: Principles of Drug Therapy

    Robert Diasio

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    29: Pain

    Srinivasa N Raja;Steven P Cohen

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    30: Biology of Addiction

    Steven E. Hyman

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    31: Nicotine and Tobacco

    Tony P. George

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    32: Alcohol Abuse and Dependence

    Patrick O'Connor

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    33: Drug Abuse and Dependence

    Roger Weiss

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    34: Immunosuppressive Drugs, Including Corticosteroids

    Grant Cannon

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    35: Biologic Agents

    Cem Gabay

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    36: Prostaglandins, Aspirin, and Related Compounds

    Carlo Patrono

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    37: Antithrombotic Therapy

    Sam Schulman

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    38: Complementary and Alternative Medicine

    Mary Charlson

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    Part 6: Genetics

    39: Principles of Genetics

    Bruce Korf

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    40: Single-Gene and Chromosome Disorders

    James R. Lupski

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    41: The Inherited Basis of Common Diseases

    David Altshuler

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    42: Applications of Molecular Technologies to Clinical Medicine

    Geoffrey Ginsburg;Geoffrey Ginsburg

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    43: Gene and Cell Therapy

    Karl Skorecki

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    Part 7: Principles of Immunology and Inflammation

    44: The Innate and Adaptive Immune Systems

    Cornelia Weyand;Jorg Goronzy

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    45: The Major Histocompatibility Complex

    Peter K. Gregersen

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    46: Mechanisms of Immune-Mediated Tissue Injury

    Jane Salmon

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    47: Mechanisms of Inflammation and Tissue Repair

    Gary S. Firestein

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    48: Organ Transplantation

    Megan Sykes

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    49: Complement in Health and Disease

    David, R. Karp;V. Michael Holers

    Editor: Schafer, Andrew

    Part 8: Cardiovascular Disease

    50: Approach to the Patient with Possible Cardiovascular Disease

    Lee Goldman

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    51: Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease

    Michael Klag

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    52: Cardiac Function and Circulatory Control

    Andrew Marks

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    53: Radiology of the Heart

    Murray G. Baron;Arthur E. Stillman

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    54: Electrocardiography

    Leonard I Ganz

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    55: Echocardiography

    Catherine Otto

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    56: Non-invasive Cardiac Imaging

    Christopher Kramer

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    57: Catheterization and Angiography

    Morton Kern

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    58: Heart Failure: Pathophysiology and Diagnosis

    Barry Massie

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    59: Heart Failure: Management and Prognosis

    John JV McMurray;Marc A. Pfeffer

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    60: Diseases of the Myocardium and Endocardium

    William McKenna;Perry Elliott

    Editor: Goldman, Lee

    61: Principles of Electrophysiology

  • Lee Goldman, MD, Harold and Margaret Hatch Professor, Executive Vice President and Dean of the Faculties of Health Sciences and Medicine, Chief Executive, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, New York and Andrew I. Schafer, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Richard T. Silver Center for Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York
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