Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine by Chantal Simon

Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine

byChantal Simon, Hazel Everitt, Francoise van Dorp

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Two titles from the bestselling Oxford Medical Handbooks series are now available in this great value pack.Fully revised to reflect the new changes to the GP contract and the GP curriculum, this fourth edition of the best-selling Oxford Handbook of General Practice is a practical guide to all aspects of general practice; from vital clinical information, to valuable practical guidance from experiencedGPs. This is the essential guide for all those working in general practice.Comprehensively covering everything a doctor needs to work in, or manage a GP practice, this handbook ensures readers are always up-to-date with the latest guidelines, the most recent protocols, and cutting-edge clinical information. With concise, bullet-point information the chapters are nowcolour-coded to ensure the reader can find vital emergency or clinical information without delay. With new full colour photographs added to the chapters on dermatology and ophthalmology. Fully illustrated, and packed with even more figures, diagrams, management boxes, and tables to improveease-of-reference, the reader will always have the vital information they need at their fingertips.Fully revised and updated for the second edition, with a new section on the older patient and expanded advice on physiotherapy and rehabilitation programmes, this second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine is an indispensable companion for any professional working in sportand exercise medicine. Sport medicine is an evolving discipline. This handbook brings together the common problems and diagnoses with a focused summary of the latest strategies, management plans, and evidence-based protocols. Authored by leading figures in sport and exercise medicine, this handbook is specially designedto cover the curriculum for postgraduate sport and exercise medicine exams. It presents the core knowledge in a concentrated and concise format. Arranged by system, it focuses on the needs of the patient and offers an immediate guide to all aspects of diagnosis and treatment, exercise benefits, andepidemiology. Practical, accessible, and clinically based, this is the single global handbook for the undergraduate, postgraduate or experienced specialist.

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Domhnall MacAuley is a specialist in sport and exercise medicine and a senior editor at the BMJ. He was senior research fellow at the Queen's University of Belfast and Professor of Primary Health Care (Research) at the University of Ulster. He has published more than 250 scholarly articles, including 7 books and 75+ original research p...
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Title:Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise MedicineFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1968 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 2.39 inPublished:August 13, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198793952

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Table of Contents

Oxford Handbook of General Practice1. What is General Practice2. Contracts3. Practice management4. Education, monitoring, and research5. Consulting and certification6. Prescribing7. Minor surgery8. Healthy living9. Chronic disease management and elderly care10. Cardiology and vascular disease11. Respiratory medicine12. Endocrinology13. Gastrointestinal medicine14. Renal medicine and urology15. Musculoskeletal problems16. Neurology17. Dermatology18. Infectious diseases19. Haematology and immunology20. Breast disease21. Gynaecology22. Sexual health and contraception23. Pregnancy24. Child health25. Ear, nose, and throat26. Ophthalmology27. Mental health28. Cancer and palliative care29. Emergencies in general practiceOxford handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine1. Immediate care2. Sports injury3. Physiotherapy and rehabilitation4. Benefits of exercise5. Exercise physiology6. Metabolic7. Aids to performance8. Disability9. Arthritis10. Cardiorespiratory11. Infectious diseases12. Dermatology13. Women14. Older people15. Head injury and concussion16. Spine17. Shoulder18. Elbow and forearm19. Wrist and hand20. Abdomen21. Hip and pelvis22. Knee23. Lower leg and ankle24. Foot25. The team physician

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"This is an absolute gem of a book. I would not be without it for my general practice training...It is portable, comprehensive and relevant and the logical format covers practice management as well as medical conditions." --BMA Medical Book Competition 2010