Churchill's Pocketbook of Differential Diagnosis

Author(s): Andrew T. Raftery; Eric Ks Lim; Andrew J. K. Östör

Medical & Nursing

The information in this bestselling pocketbook is invaluable in helping the student and junior doctor move from a presenting problem to formulating a diagnosis. The book covers 100 common presenting problems which occur in both medicine and surgery. Each problem is dealt with in a standard manner: a brief definition of the problem; a reference table of possible diagnoses ordered by body system; a step-by-step guide to the history and examination of the patient with a view to making a final positive diagnosis; and a list of general instructions which could be carried out, followed by appropriate specific investigations.

  • Covers 100 common presenting problems in both medicine and surgery

  • Each topic includes a list of common causes of the condition

  • The key features of the various differential diagnoses are clearly discussed

  • Includes a guide to the relevant investigations which should be carried out

· Also available in PDA version and at discounted price as a pack of both products
· New chapter on palpitations
· Revised presentation of several chapters
· Updated page design


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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780702054020
  • : Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
  • : Churchill Livingstone
  • : May 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Andrew T. Raftery; Eric Ks Lim; Andrew J. K. Östör
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 616.075
  • : 622