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General Practice Today: A Practical Guide to Modern Consultations

Jane Wilcock
February 16, 2018

General Practice Today explores the GP consultation in the context of external 'stressors' and 'helpers' that doctors use to make best clinical decisions. Over the last 30 years there has been a move towards mandatory training on legal aspects, risk scores and guidance. Additionally, with...

Bench to Bedside: Diagnostic Microbiology for the Clinicians

Nancy Khardori
January 31, 2018

This reference text is a must have for any current or future clinicians or students of microbiology. It is concisely organized to provide vital information on many of the microbes one will regularly encounter and the most efficacious ways of addressing associated infections. Discussion of...

Expecting Trouble: Early Warnings and Rapid Responses in Maternal Medical Care

Lauren A. Plante
January 22, 2018

This practical resource has easily accessed emergency management plans to deal with critical conditions in obstetric care, in which maternal health or life is threatened. Decision algorithms and summary boxes are featured throughout for ease of reading....

Handbook of Primary Care Ethics

Andrew Papanikitas, John Spicer
January 22, 2018

This enterprising collection spans the breadth of primary care in multiple ways. Contributions from general practitioners, philosophers, nurses, physiotherapists, dentists, health economists, educationalists, patients and others reflect the rich variety that makes up primary care. Authors embrace...

Instant Wisdom for GPs: Pearls from All the Specialities

Keith Hopcroft
December 12, 2017

This essential guide for GPs distils years of knowledge, experience, and key evidence into 25 easy-to-read chapters, each one covering a different speciality. Every consultant has pearls of wisdom they wish they could share with GPs: knowledge they have acquired from years of experience and...

Pediatric Neurology, Second Edition

James, F. Bale, Jr., Joshua L. Bonkowsky, Gary L. Hedlund, Denise Morita
November 10, 2017

The fundamental goal of the revised edition of this acclaimed text is to provide comprehensive, practical, and straightforward information about the developing nervous system that is as relevant to those embarking on careers in pediatric neurology as it will be to the experienced practitioner who...

GP Wellbeing: Combatting Burnout in General Practice

Adam Staten, Euan Lawson
November 10, 2017

This is the first book to explore the impact of 'burnout' on the current NHS GP workforce and how this can be addressed, from an insider GP perspective. Adam Staten, recently qualified GP, and Euan Lawson, Fellow of the RCGP with over 20 years experience, discuss in engaging, accessible chapters...

Vitreoretinal Disorders in Primary Care

Thomas H. Williamson
October 23, 2017

Emergency ophthalmology is an area full of pitfalls for the unwary primary care practitioner. Vitreoretinal disorders make up the majority of emergency sight-threatening conditions, and a wide and increasingly varied range of conditions of the eye present in primary care settings. Correct diagnosis...

Hyperpigmentation

Dimitris Rigopoulos, Alexander C. Katoulis
October 06, 2017

Darkening patches on the skin can result in great distress for the patient. However, definitive diagnosis between the many possible causes and effective treatment can be very hard for the medical practitioner to achieve. This is the first major professional reference with systematic coverage of...

Acute Pancreatitis: An A-Z

V.K. Kapoor
August 31, 2017

Acute pancreatitis is a common cause of acute abdomen. Diagnoses is difficult as the symptoms mimic that of many other medical and surgical conditions. Patients with severe acute pancreatitis can develop multiple organ failure and need intensive care. As its management is multi-disciplinary...

The Complete CSA Casebook: 110 Role Plays and a Comprehensive Curriculum Guide

Emily Blount, Helen Kirby-Blount, Liz Moulton
August 22, 2017

This is the most comprehensive resource for candidates sitting the challenging final Clinical Skills Assessment exam, offering a complete curriculum guide as well as 110 role plays that can be removed and practised in pairs. The guidance is seamlessly aligned to the RCGP syllabus, fully up-to-date...

Handbook of In Vitro Fertilization, Fourth Edition

David K. Gardner, Carlos Simón
July 18, 2017

The new edition of this text admirably fills the need for a primer on the central topics involved in Human In Vitro Fertilization (IVF). Supplying a comprehensive and hands-on approach to IVF, this source presents established state-of-the-art procedures and techniques, as well as the most current...

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