Rapid Reference to Menopause provides authoritative and accessible information for the primary care doctor to assist with treatment decisions. Topics covered include prevention and treatment of osteoporosis, coronary heart disease, dementia, as well as the different hormone replacement agents.
Each title in the Rapid Reference series covers diagnosis, prevention, treatment and management of the disease area. They also contain drug listings, clinical trial information, future developments, FAQs and website listings to keep the reader up to date with the disease area.
With patients becoming better informed about the nature and management of their conditions, the Rapid Reference series offers doctors easy access to the best information for patient care and management.
Expert information succinctly written for ease of use.
Abundant use of bulleted lists and short tables, for quick access to comparative information.
Presents evidence-based sources for practice where available, either through research or best-practice guidelines.
Frequently Asked Questions chapter helps practitioners prepare for patient visits and provide better patient care.
Drugs appendix lists available drugs, with contraindications and side effects.
Useful addresses and websites appendix provide additional resources for both the physician and patient.
By Göran Samsioe, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden; Rogerio A Lobo, MD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY; and Martina Doren, Free University of Berlin, Benjamin Franklin University Hospital, Clinical Research Center of Women's Health, Berlin, Germany
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