Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine by Punit RamrakhaOxford Handbook of Acute Medicine by Punit Ramrakha

Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine

byPunit Ramrakha, Kevin Moore, Amir Sam

Paperback | May 13, 2010

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The best-selling Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine is an up-to-date, practical and comprehensive guide to the management of the acutely ill patient.This third edition has been revised throughout to include the most up-to-date guidelines and treatment management plans. A new junior author ensures that the content remains relevant and accessible to all medics approaching acute medicine for the first time. This edition includes a new chapter whichfocuses on common presentations, and quick reference boxes throughout highlight top priorities in the management of each condition. The section on practical procedures has also been expanded to include core competencies for the Foundation Programme.With brand new figures and clinical tips from the experienced authors, the third edition of the Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine remains the must-have resource for all those dealing with acute illness.
Punit Ramrakha is Consultant Cardiologist at Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Aylesbury, Uk and Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK. Kevin Moore is Professor of Hepatology at Royal Free and University College Medical School at University College, London, UK. Amir Sam is Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Fellow and Specialist Registrar in Endocr...
Title:Oxford Handbook of Acute MedicineFormat:PaperbackDimensions:894 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.03 inPublished:May 13, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199230927

ISBN - 13:9780199230921


Table of Contents

1. Cardiac emergencies2. Respiratory emergencies3. Gastroenterological emergencies4. Renal emergencies5. Shock6. Neurological emergencies7. Infectious diseases8. Emergencies in HIV9. Endocrine emergencies10. Haematological emergencies11. Rheumatological emergencies12. Dermatological emergencies13. Psychiatric emergencies14. Drug overdoses15. Practical procedures16. Differential diagnosis