This concise text presents the essential information that medical students, residents, and other clinicians need to diagnose and treat patients. Chapters focus on specific clinical problems and follow a user-friendly format, with numerous illustrations, algorithms, tables, and graphs. A new section on presenting signs and symptoms has been added, and the chapter organization has been revised for easier reference.Factors that Can Influence Mantoux Test Results Factors related to the host Presence of other infections (viral, bacterial, fungal) Recent inoculation ... When obtained correctly, gastric aspirates have a greater yield than do bronchial samples.
|Title||:||Oski's Essential Pediatrics|
|Author||:||Michael Crocetti, Michael A. Barone, Frank A. Oski|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2004|