Home / Medicine / Sapira's Art & Science of Bedside Diagnosis

Sapira's Art & Science of Bedside Diagnosis

9781975117993
ISBN/ISSN
9781975117993
Publication Date
July 11, 2018
2018-07-11
Availability
IN STOCK
9781975117993
Preview link
Rights Link
$ 124.99 USD $124.99
*Final price may vary based on conversion rate.
Quantity
Item already added to cart.

Share

Buy from another retailer

Sorry! Promocode will not apply for this product.

  • Description
    Essential reading for beginning and experienced clinicians alike, Sapira's Art & Science of Bedside Diagnosis, Fifth Edition, discusses the patient interview and the physical examination in an engaging, storytelling style. Tried and true methods are described in step-by-step detail, and include clinical pearls, vignettes, practical clinical experiences, personal history, explanations of the physiologic significance of findings, and extensive discussions of evidence-based medicine. It’s a useful guide for learning and reinforcing effective bedside diagnosis techniques at all levels and stages of clinical practice. Key Features
    • Serves as an essential road map to the individual, interdependent, and artful side of the practice of medicine using time-honored, hands-on methods.
    • Helps you gain the most reliable information from your patients, leading to accurate differential diagnoses and efficient diagnostic strategies.
    • Contains new material on endocrinology; the history and philosophy of medicine; orthopaedics, neurologic diagnoses and traumatic brain injury, dermatology; Guarino’s auscultatory percussion of the skull; hearing, the vestibular system, and intracranial hypertension; ophthalmoscopy; podiatry; and more.
    • Details effective approaches to various types of patients, including those who are forgetful or confused, vague, using illegal substances, non-English speaking, hard of hearing, hostile, evasive, and many other frequently encountered situations.
    • Includes “Points to Remember,” interesting historical tidbits, relevant references, and more than 300 questions with answers and discussion.

    Enhance Your eBook Reading Experience
    • Read directly on your preferred device(s), such as computer, tablet, or smartphone.
    • Easily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speech.
  • Specs
    Edition
    5
    ISBN/ISSN
    9781975117993
    Product Format
    HC-Printed Cover
    Trim Size
    8 3/8 x 10 7/8
    Pages
    672
    Illustration
    380
    Table
    50
    Edition
    5
    Publication Date
    July 11, 2018
    Weight
    4.15
  • Jane Orient MD
  • Features
    • Serves as an essential road map to the individual, interdependent, and artful side of the practice of medicine using time-honored, hands-on methods.
    • Helps you gain the most reliable information from your patients, leading to accurate differential diagnoses and efficient diagnostic strategies.
    • Contains new material on endocrinology; the history and philosophy of medicine; orthopaedics, neurologic diagnoses and traumatic brain injury, dermatology; Guarino’s auscultatory percussion of the skull; hearing, the vestibular system, and intracranial hypertension; ophthalmoscopy; podiatry; and more.
    • Details effective approaches to various types of patients, including those who are forgetful or confused, vague, using illegal substances, non-English speaking, hard of hearing, hostile, evasive, and many other frequently encountered situations.
    • Includes “Points to Remember,” interesting historical tidbits, relevant references, and more than 300 questions with answers and discussion.
    Enhance Your eBook Reading Experience:
    • Read directly on your preferred device(s), such as computer, tablet, or smartphone.
    • Easily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speech.
  • Editorial Reviews
    This is the fifth edition of a comprehensive book for those just starting their medical careers and those with years of experience who wish to review the current practice of bedside diagnosis. The previous was published in 2010. This edition includes access to an ebook version.
     
    The purpose is to preserve the legacy of bedside diagnosis in an era of evidence-based medicine and time restrictions placed upon clinicians who practice the art of medicine on a daily basis.
     
    The book is written for differing levels of experience and background knowledge, which makes it very learner friendly, progressing from their current level of understanding and introducing additional items in each area of diagnosis. The author has brought together a seasoned and experienced group of educators to achieve this goal.
     
    The book begins with the basics of what diagnostic equipment to purchase, with a bit of history about the progression of medical equipment. This is followed by general concepts such as the science and then the art of the clinical examination along with the ethical foundations of the examination. Chapters on the interview cover specific topics such as The Patient Who Seems to Be Changing His Story, and The Patient Who is a Member of a Subculture with Its Own Jargon. These are extraordinarily useful topics. The chapter on the history discusses the distinction between the interview and the history brings out the nuances between the two. Subsequent chapters align with the traditional areas of examination, e.g. the eye, the ear, the heart, etc. These are brought together with a chapter on clinical reasoning to help one think in terms of the differential diagnosis. There are numerous black-and-white and color photographs and intuitive tables, along with highly entertaining figures that support the concept of the clinical examination.
     
    This is a very complete book enabling new learners and experienced clinicians to learn at their individual levels.
     
    Weighted Numerical Score: 81 - 3 Stars
  • Review
  • Questions and Answers

Sorry, we can’t add this product to your cart due to one of the following reasons:

  • This item may already be in your cart.
  • This item can’t be combined with other items in your cart.
  • Only one instance of this product can be purchased at a time.

Would you like us to update your cart with this item and proceed?

9781975117993 Sapira's Art & Science of Bedside Diagnosis 9781975117993 Home / Medicine / Sapira's Art & Science of Bedside Diagnosis 1 https://shop.lww.com/Sapira-s-Art---Science-of-Bedside-Diagnosis/p/9781975117993?redir=8A200AA&promocode=WJA200AU //cdn-tp2.mozu.com/16833-25855/cms/25855/files/832fee82-ff66-4454-9c72-6623f58432f5 124.99 124.99 124.99 1

Your cart cannot contain products from multiple regions.
If you click continue, items in the cart from the previous region will be removed. To keep items from the previous region in your cart, click cancel.

This item is not related to current region.

Sorry, we can’t add this product to your cart due to one of the following reasons:

  • This item may already be in your cart.
  • This item can’t be combined with other items in your cart.
  • Only one instance of this product can be purchased at a time.

Would you like us to update your cart with this item and proceed?