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Editors: Sylvia C. McKean; John J. Ross; Daniel D. Dressler; Daniel J. Brotman; Jeffrey S. Ginsberg
From the world's leading organization of internal medicine physicians, ACP, in conjunction with McGraw-Hill, here is the definitive guide to the knowledge and skills necessary to practice Hospital Medicine.
Presented in full color and enhanced by more than 700 illustrations, this authoritative text provides a background in all the important clinical, organizational, and administrative areas now required for the practice of hospital medicine. The goal of the book is provide trainees, junior and senior clinicians, and other professionals with a comprehensive resource that they can use to improve care processes and performance in the hospitals that serve their communities.
Each chapter opens with boxed Key Clinical Questions that are addressed in the text and hundreds of tables encapsulate important information. Case studies demonstrate how to apply the concepts covered in the text directly to the hospitalized patient.
Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine is divided into six parts:
- Systems of Care
- Medical Consultation and Co-Management
- Clinical Problem-Solving in Hospital Medicine
- Approach to the Patient at the Bedside
- Hospitalist Skills
- Clinical Conditions
- 2012, 2,310 pages, hardcover
- Product #330321000