Current, evidence-based treatment information in a concise yet in-depth format . that's the successful blueprint for Conn's Current Therapy. Designed specifically for busy primary care specialists and other first-line care providers, the 2019 edition of this practical reference delivers reliable diagnosis and treatment protocols for the conditions you're most likely to see. You'll find personal approaches from leaders in the field, covering common complaints, acute diseases, and chronic illnesses - more than 300 topics, all carefully reviewed and updated to help with accurate, efficient decision making in daily practice.
Follows a consistent, easy-to-use format throughout, with diagnosis, therapy, drug protocols, and treatment pearls presented in quick-reference boxes and tables for point-of-care answers to common clinical questions.
Features significantly revised chapters on sepsis · bacterial pneumonia · ADHD · endometriosis · atrial fibrillation · congestive heart failure · pericarditis · diabetes mellitus · measles · myasthenia gravis · irritable bowel syndrome · Parkinson's disease · seizures and epilepsy in adolescents and adults · acute bronchitis and other viral respiratory illnesses · urinary incontinence · neutropenia · venous thromboembolism · fungal diseases of the skin · diseases of the nails · and more.
Includes all-new chapters on fatty liver, pancreatic cancer, and more.
Includes nearly 300 images, including algorithms, anatomical illustrations, and photographs, that provide useful information for diagnosis.
Provides current drug information thoroughly reviewed by PharmDs.
Shares the knowledge and expertise of 40 new authors who provide a fresh perspective in their specialties.
Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
The 10th edition of Porth’s Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States continues a legacy of excellence by providing comprehensive, nursing-focused coverage designed to help grasp both the physical and psychological aspects of altered health. The book’s unique emphasis on “concepts" of altered health states, as opposed to factual descriptions of diseases and disorders, helps students grasp both the physical and psychological aspects of altered health.