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Managing Myositis

Managing Myositis
  • Author : Rohit Aggarwal
  • Publsiher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 14 December 2019
  • ISBN : 3030158209
  • Pages : 364 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Summary:
This comprehensive book serves as a guide in the day-to-day management of patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM), with a particular emphasis on adult dermatomyositis (DM), polymyositis (PM), juvenile dermatomyositis, necrotizing myositis, and inclusion body myositis. Practical in nature, it presents IIM concepts in a straightforward fashion, with high-quality figures, algorithms, and flowcharts supplementing each of the expertly authored chapters. The book begins with an introduction to myositis, providing an overview of the myositis basics and what type of patient is affected. Subsequent chapters are organized by the sequence in which a physician often manages myositis, from initial presentation and workup, to diagnosis, treatment, and finally prognostic and long-term outcome factors. The key differentials in various diagnostic studies are thoroughly examined, including electromyography, muscle biopsy, and MRI. Managing Myositis: A Practical Guide is an easy to-read, indispensable resource for internists, rheumatologists, dermatologists, pulmonologists, and neurologists.


Managing Myositis

Managing Myositis
  • Author : Rohit Aggarwal,Chester V. Oddis
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 14 December 2019
GET THIS BOOKManaging Myositis

This comprehensive book serves as a guide in the day-to-day management of patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies (IIM), with a particular emphasis on adult dermatomyositis (DM), polymyositis (PM), juvenile dermatomyositis, necrotizing myositis, and inclusion body myositis. Practical in nature, it presents IIM concepts in a straightforward fashion, with high-quality figures, algorithms, and flowcharts supplementing each of the expertly authored chapters. The book begins with an introduction to myositis, providing an overview of the myositis basics and what type of patient


Inpatient Dermatology

Inpatient Dermatology
  • Author : Misha Rosenbach,Karolyn A. Wanat,Robert G. Micheletti,Laura A. Taylor
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 03 November 2018
GET THIS BOOKInpatient Dermatology

​​​ Inpatient Dermatology is a concise and portable resource that synthesizes the most essential material to help physicians with recognition, differential diagnosis, work-up, and treatment of dermatologic issues in the hospitalized patient. Complete with hundreds of clinical and pathologic images, this volume is both an inpatient dermatology atlas and a practical guide to day-one, initial work-up, and management plan for common and rare skin diseases that occur in the inpatient setting. Each chapter is a bulleted, easy-to-read reference that focuses on


Practical Guide to Dermatology

Practical Guide to Dermatology
  • Author : Henry W. Lim,Laurie L. Kohen,Samantha L. Schneider,Danielle Yeager
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 02 October 2019
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This practical manual provides a real-world educationally focused resource. It enables the reader to gain a good understanding of a range of skin diseases, their differential diagnosis and various medical and/or surgical treatment options. Topics covered include general dermatology, oncodermatology, drugs, phototherapy, pigmentary disorders, skin of color, inpatient dermatology and pediatric dermatology. Emphasis is placed on concise, practical points that one can use in clinic, with informative pearls to reinforce the key messages in each chapter. Practical Guide to



Tropical Diseases

Tropical Diseases
  • Author : Yann A. Meunier
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 26 September 2013
GET THIS BOOKTropical Diseases

Tropical Diseases outlines the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases encountered in developing regions---areas where the unexpected can occur and where Western medical capabilities are often unavailable. Taking a pragmatic approach, it is an invaluable reference and resource for medical professionals and students travelling abroad or working in unfamiliar terrain. Diseases profiled here include a brief historical background, main signs and symptoms, and practical methods of individual prevention and treatment. Additional features include: - Over 60 maps depicting the geographic origins


Skin Manifestations in Rheumatic Disease

Skin Manifestations in Rheumatic Disease
  • Author : Marco Matucci-Cerinic,Daniel Furst,David Fiorentino
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 September 2013
GET THIS BOOKSkin Manifestations in Rheumatic Disease

Rheumatologic diseases are highly associated with clinical symptoms of the skin, nails, and mucosal membranes. This book provides the practicing rheumatologist with a rapid, easy to consult reference to help interpret the nature of these cutaneous lesions and then quickly decide upon the appropriate follow-up tests. Utilizing an abundance of informative photographs, it contains all of the essential information needed for early diagnosis and treatment. This comprehensive guide properly orients the practitioner within the challenging world of rheumatologic disorders of


Imaging in Rheumatology

Imaging in Rheumatology
  • Author : Adam Greenspan,M. Eric Gershwin
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 16 October 2017
GET THIS BOOKImaging in Rheumatology

Imaging in Rheumatology: A Clinical Approach is ideal for radiologists and rheumatologists—as well as orthopedic surgeons and others interested in applying imaging to rheumatologic diseases—and stresses conventional radiography as the most effective imaging assessment technique to help diagnose various diseases and conditions. Greenspan and Gershwin—a radiologist and rheumatologist, respectively—focus on practical, everyday use, so you can apply knowledge you learn in any clinical setting.



Autoimmune Diseases of the Skin

Autoimmune Diseases of the Skin
  • Author : Michael Hertl
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 24 February 2011
GET THIS BOOKAutoimmune Diseases of the Skin

Autoimmune disorders of the skin remain an enigma for many clinicians and scientists not familiar with these mostly severe and chronic diseases. The book provides an overview and the latest information on the broad spectrum of cutaneous autoimmune disorders for clinicians, scientists and practitioners in dermatology, medicine, rheumatology, ENT, pediatrics and ophthalmology. The book is unique since it presents the state-of-the-art knowledge on pathophysiology, clinical diagnosis and management of these disorders provided by the world experts in the field. The


Common Contact Allergens

Common Contact Allergens
  • Author : John McFadden,Pailin Puangpet,Korbkarn Pongpairoj,Supitchaya Thaiwat,Shan Xian Lee
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 21 January 2020
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How to diagnose allergic contact dermatitis, perform and interpret patch tests, and select the best treatment options Written for a broad range of dermatologic professionals, Common Contact Allergens is a straightforward and useful guide that bridges the gap between detailed reference texts and basic handbooks on contact allergy, making it an ideal addition to general dermatology practices for practical use in the office. The first section of the book leads practitioners through the steps necessary to effectively and accurately perform


Comorbidity in Rheumatic Diseases

Comorbidity in Rheumatic Diseases
  • Author : Yasser El Miedany
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 24 August 2017
GET THIS BOOKComorbidity in Rheumatic Diseases

This book explores comorbidity in patients with rheumatic diseases and details both care and treatment options in standard clinical practice. Patients with rheumatic diseases are clinically complex, and the interplay of their disease activity with associated conditions may lead to increased morbidity and mortality. Recently there have been major advances in the management of rheumatic diseases, however, without addressing the potential comorbid conditions, including cardiovascular disease; pulmonary disease; and depression; outcomes remain poor. ​​​ With its 19 chapters, covering the management of


A Practical Guide to Joint and Soft Tissue Injection and Aspiration

A Practical Guide to Joint and Soft Tissue Injection and Aspiration
  • Author : James W. McNabb
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 28 March 2012
GET THIS BOOKA Practical Guide to Joint and Soft Tissue Injection and Aspiration

Expanded and updated for its Second Edition, this practical illustrated guide explains the rationale and step-by-step procedures for joint and soft tissue injections and aspirations. The book will enable primary care physicians to master these effective techniques for treating a variety of common skin and musculoskeletal conditions. Full-color illustrations help practitioners identify anatomic landmarks and demonstrate how to perform each technique. This edition covers many alternative techniques and several new procedures, including ultrasound-guided injections, eyelid injections for cysts, nerve blocks


Dermatology in Practice

Dermatology in Practice
  • Author : Anthony Du Vivier
  • Publisher : Gower Medical Pub
  • Release : 03 March 1990
GET THIS BOOKDermatology in Practice

A comprehensive practical guide designed for the FP or medical student to the physical signs, diagnosis and management of all the more common skin disorders. Written by the author of Gower's Colour Atlas of Dermatology the text is accompanied by colour illustrations.


ABC of Dermatology

ABC of Dermatology
  • Author : Rachael Morris-Jones
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 09 July 2019
GET THIS BOOKABC of Dermatology

ABC of Dermatology is the bestselling, practical guide for anyone involved in clinical dermatology. This fully illustrated book helps readers identify, recognise, treat, and manage the common dermatological conditions encountered in daily practice. The seventh edition has been revised and updated to incorporate current approaches to the management of skin disease, such as the use of new biological agents for treating inflammatory disease and tumours, and new chapters on cosmetic dermatology procedures, genital dermatology and cutting-edge advances in genetics and


A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy

A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy
  • Author : Orit Markowitz
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 24 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKA Practical Guide to Dermoscopy

Dermoscopy has revolutionized the evaluation of pigmented lesions, but pattern recognition alone isn’t always sufficient to make a diagnosis. A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy helps you use Dr. Orit Markowitz’s unique, “color wheel” approach to solve difficult diagnostic challenges, particularly when it comes to distinguishing between malignant and benign conditions, and thus expedite effective treatment.