Thieme Clinical Companions Dermatology

Thieme Clinical Companions Dermatology

Dermatology, the first book in the new Thieme Clinical Companions series, presents the essential information on how to diagnose and treat the full range of dermatologic diseases.Compiled by expert physicians, this pocket guide describes the diagnostic approach and therapeutic options for a wide range of skin diseases. More than 300 full-color illustrations, diagrams, checklists, charts, and clinical tips illuminate all concepts and techniques described in the text. Basic aspects of skin biology and disease pathophysiology are also covered.To aid quick reference and review, the book is organized into the following color-coded sections: Introduction and Diagnosis: A concise overview of the biology and anatomy of the skin, followed by a step-by-step guide to the dermatologic evaluation. Dermatologic Diseases: Extensive coverage of skin and hair disorders, with illustrations and essential information for each, including pathogenesis, clinical features, diagnostic approach, differential diagnosis, therapy, and more. Therapy: Review of the current information on establishing a treatment plan, including topical, systemic, and radiation therapy, as well as operative dermatology, wound healing, and emergency treatment. Useful Appendices: Common systemic medications and commonly used compounding recipes Dermatologic Differential Diagnosis: Comprehensive charts (with numerous cross-references) designed to help the reader recognize and fully understand the patient's signs and symptoms. All dermatologists, residents, and trainees will benefit from keeping this compact portable guide on hand in the clinical setting.

A Manual of Dermatology

A Manual of Dermatology

This manual is a comprehensive guide to dermatology. Beginning with an introduction to the history of dermatology and the structure, function and development of skin, the following sections examine both common and less common skin diseases seen in patients throughout the world. Written in an easy to read format, each chapter begins with an introduction to the disease group, then detailed explanations of different disorders within each group. Useful boxes highlight clinical features, differential diagnosis, treatment and complications. Written by a recognised author and editor team from the UK, USA and Pakistan, this book includes 350 full colour clinical photographs and summary tables. Key points Comprehensive guide to dermatology Covers numerous diseases and disorders seen worldwide Summary boxes highlight clinical features, diagnosis, treatment and complications International author and editor team Includes 350 full colour clinical photographs and tables

The Essential Med Notes

Comprehensive Medical Reference and Review for the United States Medical Licensing Exam Step 2 and the Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam Part 1

The Essential Med Notes

This text presents the most comprehensive resource available that focuses on exam preparation for the MCCQE Part 1 and the USMLE Step 2. Written in a concise, easy-to-read style, this annually revised text includes relevant clinical information on 29 medical subspecialties.

Optical Imaging for Biomedical and Clinical Applications

Optical Imaging for Biomedical and Clinical Applications

Optical imaging is a rapidly emerging imaging technique that has been successfjully translated into biomedical applications ranging from clinical diagnosis to molecular biology. This book includes an introductory section to explore various optical imaging devices and their functionality and roles for biomedical applications such as dermatology and ophthalmology. Recent developments as exemplified with the authors research are explored in detail. In depth discussion of other disease conditions and their diagnosis with optical imaging techniques are also covered.

Advances in Pediatric Dermatology

Advances in Pediatric Dermatology

Volume two of this series brings clinicians fully up to date with the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of dermatological conditions in children, specifically neonates. Beginning with an introduction to general skin care in newborns, each of the following chapters examines a different type of skin disorder and its diagnosis and management. Topics cover common and more unusual conditions, of varying degrees of severity. This practical book includes more than 100 clinical photographs, illustrations and tables. The previous volume published in 2011. Key points Second volume in series covering paediatric dermatology, specifically in neonates Covers numerous conditions, from common disorders to more serious diseases Includes more than 100 images, illustrations and tables Volume one published in 2011

Treatment of Oral Diseases

A Concise Textbook

Treatment of Oral Diseases

George Laskaris is renowned for his excellent Color Atlas of Oral Diseases, one of Thiemes all-time bestsellers. This new title by Laskaris represents the ideal companion to the atlas, providing a logical extension from the diagnostic atlases toward treatment of the diseases described here.Each disease is described in capsule form, with epidemiology, etiology, the main clinical features, and the appropriate diagnostic tests. After this, a section follows on general therapeutic guidelines, which involve topical or systemic treatment, environmental factors and alternative or experimental treatments. Finally, each report includes a section of the most important references on that condition.This efficiently conceived therapeutic guide to oral diseases will be an invaluable aid for all residents and physicians who may be called upon to evaluate oral diseases.

Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases

With Head and Neck Surgery

Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases

The third edition of this long-time bestseller continues to be a reliable companion and invaluable resource for medical students, specialist trainees, residents, and practitioners: Providing the essential scientific, diagnostic, and therapeutic knowledge Offering advanced information and guidelines for the clinical practice Organized by anatomical region, each chapter covers the relevant anatomy and physiology, methods of investigation, and a comprehensive range of diseases. Succinct descriptions of diseases cover clinical findings, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment. Key features of the third edition: Significantly enlarged and fully revised to the present standard of scientific knowledge and clinical practice Over 280 highly instructive drawings and more than 500 clinical photograph--all in full color Larger format allowing for an improved layout and clearer presentation of content New chapter on voice, speech, and language; new sections on obstructive sleep-related breathing disorders and on dermatologic principles for the otolaryngologist; and appendices on emergencies and on infection control

Oculoplastic Surgery

Oculoplastic Surgery

The definitive resource on reconstructive and aesthetic oculofacial surgery Oculoplastic Surgery, Third Edition, by Brian Leatherbarrow, reflects more than 25 years of experience and multidisciplinary collaboration in treating patients with a wide spectrum of oculoplastic, orbital, and lacrimal conditions. The third edition builds on the highly acclaimed prior editions, with expanded coverage of oculofacial surgery procedures and management of complications. The book is pragmatically organized in seven sections and 29 chapters, starting with basic and applied anatomy, followed by procedure-specific sections on eyelid surgery, cosmetic surgery, orbital surgery, lacrimal surgery, anophthalmic socket surgery, and trauma. Updates include an expanded applied anatomy chapter, prevention and management of dermal filler complications, a new approach to the management of patients with acquired blepharoptosis, and the surgical approaches to optic nerve sheath fenestration. Key Features A focus on periocular anatomy and adjacent structures, with in-depth descriptions of applied anatomy for each procedure Discussion of pertinent clinical signs, investigations, surgical indications, important technical considerations, and complications Lavishly illustrated with more than 800 color photos and exceptional computer-generated artist drawings Numerous surgical videos enhance understanding of procedures such as Müller's muscle resection, levator advancement, upper and lower lid blepharoplasty, entropion and ectropion surgery, enucleation of the eye, dermis fat graft harvesting, structural fat grafting, endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy, Lester Jones tube insertion, temporal direct brow lift, and more Pragmatic and visually stunning, this is a must-have oculoplastic surgery resource for ophthalmologists. Residents and practitioners in plastic surgery, maxillofacial surgery, ENT surgery, dermatology, radiology, and neurosurgery will also greatly benefit from this remarkable resource.