Written at the clerkship level, this book is a comprehensive introduction to family medicine. It is organized into three sectionsaprinciples of family medicine, preventive care, and common problemsaand includes chapters on evidence-based medicine and complementary therapies. The text has a user-friendly writing style, focuses on common clinical problems, and uses case studies to show practical applications of key concepts. This edition features an updated art program, more illustrations, summaries, consistent headings, greater emphasis on evidence-based care, and more diverse family physician profiles representing varied practice settings. A companion Website offers the fully searchable text, 75 study questions, and an ExamKit of more than 300 questions with which faculty can generate tests.Although it is usually caused by S. aureus, it can be caused by other bacteria, yeast, or occlusion. Its presentation can ... High-risk HPV types (HPV 16, 18) generally do not cause visible genital warts and have been associated with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical cancer (8). ... A major characteristic of herpes infection is that the virus lies dormant in dorsal root ganglia, leading to recurrences.
|Title||:||Essentials of Family Medicine|
|Author||:||Philip D. Sloane|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2008|