Dermatology Secrets Plus

Other | November 9, 2010

byJames E. Fitzpatrick, James E. Fitzpatrick, Joseph G. Morelli...EditorJames E. Fitzpatrick

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Dermatology Secrets Plus, 4th Edition, by Drs. James E. Fitzpatrick and Joseph G. Morelli, gives you the dermatology answers you need to succeed on your rotations and boards - PLUS much more. Now in vibrant color throughout, this dependable review and reference retains its engaging question-and-answer format, ideally suited for board preparation, recertification exams, or quick clinical reference. More than 500 color images and a new, larger page size provide the visual detail necessary to understand and diagnose skin disorders.

  • Get the most return for your study time with the proven Secrets® format - concise, easy to read, and highly effective.
  • Skim the Top 100 Secrets chapter and Key Points boxes for a fast overview of the secrets you must know for success on the boards and in practice.
  • Enjoy faster, easier review and master the top issues in dermatology with mnemonics, lists, quick-reference tables, and an informal tone that sets this review book apart from the rest.
  • Hone your diagnostic skills with more than 500 superb full-color images throughout.
  • View photos in a new, expanded size for optimal visual reference.
  • Gain a clearer understanding of neurocutaneous melanocytosis with an entirely new section on this topic.
  • Access key information faster than ever with eight new tables and more than 90 new figures.
  • Stay current with thorough updates to both text and references in all chapters, and Web Resources added to the bibliography.

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Dermatology Secrets Plus, 4th Edition, by Drs. James E. Fitzpatrick and Joseph G. Morelli, gives you the dermatology answers you need to succeed on your rotations and boards - PLUS much more. Now in vibrant color throughout, this dependable review and reference retains its engaging question-and-answer format, ideally suited for board p...

Format:OtherDimensions:512 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:November 9, 2010Publisher:Elsevier Health SciencesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323081649

ISBN - 13:9780323081641

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Table of Contents

Top 100 Secrets

I. GENERAL

1. Structure and Function of the Skin

2. Morphology of Primary and Secondary Skin Lesions

3. Diagnostic Techniques

II. INHERITED DISORDERS

4. Disorders of Keratinization

5. Neurocutaneous Disorders

6. Mechanobullous Disorders

III. INFLAMMATORY DISORDERS

7. Papulosquamous Skin Eruptions

8. Dermatitis (Eczema)

9. Contact Dermatitis

10. Vesiculobullous Disorders

11. Pustular Eruptions

12. Lichenoid Skin Eruptions

13. Granulomatous Diseases of the Skin

14. Drug Eruptions

15. Vasculitis

16. Deposition Disorders

17. Photosensitive Dermatitis

18. Disorders of Pigmentation

19. Panniculitis

20. Alopecia

21. Acne and Acneiform Eruptions

22. Autoimmune Connective Tissue Diseases

23. Urticaria and Angioedema

IV. INFECTIONS AND INFESTATIONS

24. Viral Exanthems

25. Bullous Viral Eruptions

26. Warts and Molluscum Contagiosum

27. Bacterial Infections

28. Syphilis

29. Hansen's Disease (Leprosy)

30. Mycobacterial Infections

31. Superficial Fungal Infections

32. Deep Fungal Infections

33. Parasitic Infestations

34. Arthropod Bites and Stings

V. CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF INTERNAL DISEASES

35. Cutaneous Manifestations of Internal Malignancy

36. Cutaneous Manifestations of Endocrinologic Disease

37. Skin Signs of Gastrointestinal Disease

38. Cutaneous Manifestations of Renal Disease

39. Cutaneous Manifestations of AIDS

40. Cutaneous Signs of Nutritional Disturbances

VI. BENIGN TUMORS OF THE SKIN

41. Benign Melanocytic Tumors

42. Vascular and Lymphatic Neoplasms

43. Fibrous Tumors of the Skin

VII. MALIGNANT TUMORS OF THE SKIN

44. Common Cutaneous Malignancies

45. Malignant Melanoma

46. Leukemic and Lymphomatous Infiltrates of the Skin

47. Uncommon Malignant Tumors of the Skin

48. Cutaneous Metastases

VIII. TREATMENT OF SKIN DISORDERS

49. Sunscreens and Prevention of Skin Cancer

50. Topical Steroids

51. Fundamentals of Cutaneous Surgery

52. Cryosurgery

53. Mohs' Surgery

54. Lasers in Dermatology

55. Therapeutic Photomedicine

56. Retinoids

IX. SPECIAL PATIENT POPULATIONS

57. Neonatal Infections

58. Pediatric Dermatology

59. Geriatric Dermatology

60. Dermatoses of Pregnancy

61. Disorders of the Female Genitalia

62. Special Considerations in Skin of Color

63. Cultural Dermatology

X. EMERGENCIES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROBLEMS

64. Dermatologic Emergencies

65. Occupational Dermatology

66. Psychocutaneous Diseases

67. Approaching the Pruritic Patient

68. Nail Disorders

69. Dermatologic Trivia