Provides guidance on diagnosis in general practice, from the patient's first presentation with a symptom to the final establishment of a diagnosis or referral for further investigation. This book also explains the principles of evidence-based diagnosis and demonstrates the power, and the difficulties, of an evidence-based approach.
- Limba : Engleza
- Cuprins : Part I. Symptoms Altered bowel habit Bleeding in early pregnancy Breast problems A cardiac murmur Chest pain Constipation Convulsions in adults Cough Deafness Delirium Diarrhoea Dizziness Dyspepsia Dyspnoea Dysuria and other acute urinary symptoms in men Dysuria, nocturia, frequency and urgency in women Erectile dysfunction Fatigue Fertility problems Haematuria Haemoptysis Headache Heartburn Insomnia Intermittent claudication Lower urinary tract symptoms in men (LUTS) A lump in the neck Memory loss and dementia Menorrhagia Neck pain Pain and tingling in the arm and hand Pain in the face Palpitations A pigmented skin lesion Pleuritic chest pain Rectal bleeding Rhinorrhoea Sleepiness The swollen leg Syncope Tinnitus Tremor Vaginal discharge Weight loss Part 2. Disorders Acute coronary syndrome Acute respiratory infections Alcohol misuse Anaemia Anxiety disorders Asthma Benzodiazepine dependence Chronic fatigue syndrome Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Coeliac
- Data Publicarii : 31 Mar 2008
- Format : Paperback
- Numar pagini : 528
- ISBN : 9780750649100