More Details about The Physician Assistant Medical Handbook 2nd edition

General Information  
Author(s)Labus
PublisherELSEVIER
Edition2nd Edition
ISBN9780721697864
Pages1144
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearSeptember 2015

Description

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 History Physical Examination Patho physiology Diagnostic Studies Differential Diagnosis Treatment Pediatric Considerations Obstetrical Considerations Geriatric Considerations and Prevention. Features "Pearls for the PA" to help readers provide optimal patient care.