Algorithmic Diagnosis of Symptoms and Signs: 1 by R. Douglas CollinsAlgorithmic Diagnosis of Symptoms and Signs, 3rd Edition applies algorithms to the clinical diagnosis of over 230 symptoms and signs. It is aimed at organizing the approach to diagnosis and reducing the cost of a diagnostic workup. The symptoms and signs are listed alphabetically to help facilitate this procedure.
The ideal aid for the busy clinician, this portable resource promotes a cost-effective patient workup, highlighting what tests to order and when to refer to a specialist. The third edition has been highlighted to include new algorithmic diagnosis that highlight several useful laboratory tests not included in prior editions, real case histories that help readers apply algorithms in clinical practice, and a new appendix that provides an extensive list of diagnostic tests to be ordered when faced with the most common symptoms.
New to this edition:
· Algorithmic Diagnosis – highlights several useful laboratory tests not included in prior editions
· Case Histories – helps you apply algorithms in clinical practice
· Appendix – provides an extensive list of diagnostic tests to be ordered when faced with the most common symptoms
This is the tablet version of Algorithmic Diagnosis of Symptoms and Signs which does not include access to the supplemental content mentioned in the text.
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Designed for quick reference, this pocket manual contains algorithms for the diagnosis of symptoms and signs. The algorithms will aid the busy clinician in organizing the approach to diagnosis and performing a cost-effective workup. Symptoms and signs are arranged alphabetically. For each symptom or sign, the list of diagnostic possibilities is organized into an algorithm that shows, at a glance, what historical or clinical data to look for. Collins then explains which tests to order and when to refer the patient to a specialist. This edition includes new diagnostic tests and algorithms for differential diagnosis of abnormal routine laboratory tests. Convert currency.
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