Written by and for physician assistants, this compact, portable resource presents all of the information needed on the job. It reviews symptoms, pathophysiology, laboratory studies, differential diagnosis, treatment, and pediatric and obstetric considerations for the conditions most commonly encountered in practice. Coverage of every major medical subspecialty makes the book indispensable in any clinical setting.
Organizes information by disease and presents it in a concise outline format-so it's easy to find, absorb, and use.
Uses a logical, consistent approach for each health condition: Definition
New to this Edition
Covers brand-new topics such as Congenital Heart Disease
Adrenal/Renal Cancer · Breast Cancer · Bladder Cancer · Cervical Cancer · Colorectal Cancer · Gastric Cancer · Glioma · Hodgkin's Disease · Leukemia · Liver Tumor · Lung Cancer · Lymphoma · Malignant Melanoma · Muscu¬loskeletal Tumor · Multiple Myeloma · Oropharyngeal Cancer · Ovarian Cancer · Pancreatic Cancer · Prostate Cancer · Testicular Cancer · Thyroid Cancer · Uterine Cancer
By James Brox Labus, PA-C, Bachelor of Science, Health Education; President, Mid-Level Medical Services; Lecturer, Emory University Physician Assistant Program, Atlanta, GA, USA
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Please allow 3 - 4 weeks for delivery.
"A comprehensive review...by an impressive group of practicing PAs and PA educators...All PAs should consider adding this handbook to their book¬shelves; its value is in its ability to give succinct information immediately, as you're thinking about a patient or between rounds."-ADVANCE for Physician Assistants