No other PDF ebook links practice and research like CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2018 (57th edition)! CMDT is written by clinicians renowned in their respective fields, this trusted eBook offers the most current insights into symptoms, epidemiology, signs, diagnosis, and treatment for more than 1,000 disorders and diseases. You’ll find concise, evidence-based answers to questions about both ambulatory and hospital problems. This valuable clinical companion is the fastest and easiest way to find the latest information about diagnostic advances, prevention strategies, and cost-effective treatments.
Here’s why CMDT is critical to your practice:
•Strong emphasis on the practical aspects of clinical diagnosis and patient management
•Annual update on HIV/AIDS and other new emerging viral infections
•Specific disease prevention information
•Full review of internal medicine and additional family medicine topics, including gynecology and obstetrics, dermatology, neurology, ophthalmology, geriatrics, and palliative care
•Medication treatment tables, with indexed trade names and updated prices
•Helpful diagnostic and treatment algorithms
•Key recent references on each topic with PMID numbers for quick access
•Many full-color illustrations and photographs
A complete summary of medical advances up to time of publication!
Here are some of the many updates and additions to the 2018 edition:
•Substantially revised pain management section, including latest information on benefits, risks and methods to limit risks of opioid use
•New recommendations for initial empiric antibiotic treatment for hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia
•New print chapter on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health
•2016 CHEST Guidelines for anticoagulation treatment recommendations in noncancer and cancer diagnosis
•New discussion of physician-assisted death
•Updated treatment options for hepatitis C infection
•New FDA-approved medications for Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis
•New pharmacologic treatment for hormone receptor-positive breast cancer
•New table outlining criteria to rule out pulmonary embolism
NOTE: You can find the 2019 edition of this here.