ISBN: 9780323352178
Page Count: 960
Imprint: Saunders
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Andreoli and Carpenter's Cecil Essentials of Medicine Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 9th Edition

by Ivor Benjamin, MD, FACC, FAHA, Robert C. Griggs, MD, FACP, FAAN, Edward J Wing, MD, FACP, FIDSA and J. Gregory Fitz, MD
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780323352178
Page Count: 960
Imprint: Saunders
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Students, residents, and instructors swear by Andreoli and Carpenter’s Cecil Essentials of Medicine because it presents just the right amount of information, just the right way. This updated edition has been revised to provide the most current, easy-to-digest review of internal medicine. Comprehensive yet concise, it focuses on the high-yield core knowledge important to those established in or just entering the field.

    • Excellent images and photographs vividly illustrate the appearance and clinical features of disease.
    • Full-color design makes absorbing and retaining information as effortless as possible.
    • Highlights the core principles of medicine and how they apply to patient care.
    • Focused revision reduces the number of pages from the previous edition, providing more high-yield core information in an accessible format.
    • Clear, concise writing style facilitates comprehension, while new figures, tables, and end-of-chapter references enhance readability and retention.
    • Consistent format provides clarity. Each section describes key physiology and biochemistry, followed by comprehensive accounts of the diseases of the organ system or field covered in the chapters.
    • Brand-new chapters on Thrombosis and Head and Neck Infections ensure coverage of the topics most relevant to each reader’s needs.
    • Student Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience includes web-only extras, additional figures and tables, clinical photos, radiologic images, video procedures, imaging studies, and audio recordings, in addition to the fully searchable text and all of the images from the book.
  • Section I: Introduction to Molecular Medicine

    1. Molecular Basis of Human Disease

      Ivor J. Benjamin

    Section II: Cardiovascular Disease

    2. Structure and Function of the Normal Heart and Blood Vessels

      Nicole L. Lohr and Ivor J. Benjamin

    3. Evaluation of the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease

      James Kleczka and Ivor J. Benjamin

    4. Diagnostic Tests and Procedures in the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease

      Ivor J. Benjamin

    5. Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy

      Nunzio A. Gaglianello, Claudius Mahr, and Ivor J. Benjamin

    6. Congenital Heart Disease

      Scott Cohen and Michael G. Earing

    7. Valvular Heart Disease

      Timothy D. Woods

    8. Coronary Heart Disease

      Michael P. Cinquegrani

    9. Cardiac Arrhythmias

      Marci G. Berger, Jason C. Rubenstein, and James A. Roth 

    10. Pericardial and Myocardial Disease

      Jennifer L. Strande, Panayotis Fasseas, and Ivor J. Benjamin

    11. Other Cardiac Topics

      Mohamed F. Algahim, Robert B. Love, and Ivor J. Benjamin

    12. Vascular Diseases and Hypertension

      Wanpen Vongpatanasin and Ronald G. Victor

    Section III: Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

    13. Lung in Health and Disease

      Sharon Rounds and Matthew D. Jankowich

    14. General Approach to Patients with Respiratory Disorders

      Rizwan Aziz and Brian Casserly

    15. Evaluating Lung Structure and Function

      Jigme M. Sethi and F. Dennis McCool

    16. Obstructive Lung Diseases

      Matthew D. Jankowich

    17. Interstitial Lung Diseases

      Matthew D. Jankowich

    18. Pulmonary Vascular Diseases

      Sharon Rounds and Matthew D. Jankowich

    19. Disorders of Respiratory Control

      Sharon Rounds and Matthew D. Jankowich

    20. Disorders of the Pleura, Mediastinum, and Chest Wall

      Eric J. Gartman and F. Dennis McCool

    21. Infectious Diseases of the Lung

      Narendran Selvakumar, Brian Casserly, and Sharon Rounds

    22. Essentials in Critical Care Medicine

      Narendran Selvakumar, Brian Casserly and Sharon Rounds

    23. Neoplastic Disorders of the Lung

      Lauren M. Catalano and Jason M. Aliotta

    Section IV: Preoperative and Postoperative Care

    24. Preoperative and Postoperative Care

      Prashant Vaishnava and Kim A. Eagle

    Section V: Renal Disease

    25. Renal Structure and Function

      Orson W. Moe and Javier A. Neyra 

    26. Approach to the Patient with Renal Disease

      Rajiv Agarwal

    27. Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders

      Biff F. Palmer

    28. Glomerular Diseases

      Sanjeev Sethi, An De Vriese, and Fernando C. Fervenza

    29. Major Nonglomerular Disorders of the Kidney

      Nilum Rajora, Shani Shastri, and Ramesh Saxena

    30. Vascular Disorders of the Kidney

      Jeffrey S. Berns

    31. Acute Kidney Injury

      Mark A. Perazella and Jeffrey M. Turner

    32. Chronic Kidney Disease

      Kerri L. Cavanaugh and T. Alp Ikizler

    Section VI: Gastrointestinal Disease

    33. Common Clinical Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease

      M. Michael Wolfe

    A. Abdominal Pain

      Charles M. Bliss Jr. and M. Michael Wolfe

    B. Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

      D. Roy Ferguson and M. Michael Wolfe

    C. Malabsorption

      Sharmeel K. Wasan, Elihu Schimmel, and M. Michael Wolfe

    D. Diarrhea

      John S. Maxwell and M. Michael Wolfe

    34. Endoscopic and Imaging Procedures

      Christopher S. Huang and M. Michael Wolfe

    35. Esophageal Disorders

      Carla Maradey-Romero, Ronnie Fass, and M. Michael Wolfe

    36. Diseases of the Stomach and Duodenum

      Robert C. Lowe and M. Michael Wolfe

    37. Inflammatory Bowel Disease

      Hannah L. Miller and Francis A. Farraye

    38. Diseases of the Pancreas

      David R. Lichtenstein

    Section VII: Diseases of the Liver and Biliary System

    39. Laboratory Tests in Liver Disease

      Shaheryar A. Siddiqui and Michael B. Fallon

    40. Jaundice

      Klaus E. Mönkemüller, Helmut Neumann, and Michael B. Fallon

    41. Acute and Chronic Hepatitis

      Jen-Jung Pan and Michael B. Fallon

    42. Acute Liver Failure

      Brendan M. McGuire and Michael B. Fallon

    43. Cirrhosis of the Liver and its Complications

      Shaheryar A. Siddiqui and Michael B. Fallon

    44. Disorders of the Gallbladder and Biliary Tract

      Matthew P. Spinn and Michael B. Fallon

    Section VIII: Hematologic Disease

    45. Hematopoiesis and Hematopoietic Failure

      Eunice S. Wang and Nancy Berliner

    46. Clonal Disorders of the Hematopoietic Stem Cell

      Eunice S. Wang and Nancy Berliner

    47. Disorders of Red Blood Cells

      Michal G. Rose and Nancy Berliner

    48. Clinical Disorders of Neutrophils

      Michal G. Rose and Nancy Berliner

    49. Disorders of Lymphocytes

      Jill Lacy and Stuart Seropian

    50. Normal Hemostasis

      Alexa J. Siddon, Henry M. Rinder, and Christopher A. Tormey 

    51. Disorders of Hemostasis: Bleeding

      Christopher A. Tormey and Henry M. Rinder

    52. Disorders of Hemostasis: Thrombosis

      Richard Torres and Henry M. Rinder

    Section IX: Oncologic Disease

    53. Cancer Biology

      Aram F. Hezel

    54. Cancer Epidemiology

      Gary H. Lyman and Nicole M. Kuderer

    55. Principles of Cancer Therapy

      Davendra P.S. Sohal and Alok A. Khorana

    56. Lung Cancer

      Patrick C. Ma

    57. Gastrointestinal Cancers

      Davendra P.S. Sohal and Alok A. Khorana

    58. Genitourinary Cancers

      Robert Dreicer, Jorge Garcia, Timothy Gilligan, and Brian Rini

    59. Breast Cancer

  • Ivor Benjamin, MD, FACC, FAHA, Professor of Medicine, Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Cell Biology, and Surgery; Director, Cardiovascular Center; Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine; Vice Chair, Translational Research, Department of Medicine; Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Robert C. Griggs, MD, FACP, FAAN, Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine; Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics; University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry; Rochester, New York, Edward J Wing, MD, FACP, FIDSA, Professor of Medicine; The Warren Alpert Medical School; Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island and J. Gregory Fitz, MD, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost; Dean, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School; University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center; Dallas, Texas
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