SOAP for Internal Medicine features 75 clinical problems with each case presented in an easy-to-read 2-page layout. Each step presents information on how that case would likely be handled. Questions under each category teach the students important steps in clinical care. The SOAP series is a unique resource that also provides a step-by-step guide to learning how to properly document patient care. Covering the problems most commonly encountered on the wards, the text uses the familiar qSOAPq note format to record important clinical information and guide patient care. SOAP format puts the emphasis back on the patient's clinical problem, not the diagnosis. This series is a practical learning tool for proper clinical care, improving communication between physicians, and accurate documentation. The books not only teach students what to do, but also help them understand why. Students will find these books a qmust-haveq to keep in their white coat pockets for wards and clinics.134 Hyperparathyroidism Endocrinology S Does the pt have symptoms associated with hypercalcemia? ... Hyperparathyroidism increases the risk for calcium-containing stones because of the increased filtered load of calcium by kidney. Does ... 250 mg/24 hr ac Decreased excretion indicates FHH (alt; 150 mg/24 hr) Hypercalcemia increases risk for arrhythmia or sudden death; look for Hyperparathyroidism.
|Title||:||SOAP for Internal Medicine|
|Author||:||Peter S. Uzelac, Richard W. Moon|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2005|