Davidson's Principles and Practice of Medicine, With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, 21st Edition

Davidson's Principles and Practice of Medicine

21th Edition With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Edited by Nicki R. Colledge, BSc, FRCP(Ed), Consultant Geriatrician, Liberton Hospital, Edinburgh and Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh; Honorary Senior Lecturer in Geriatric Medicine, University of Edinburgh; Brian R. Walker, BSc, MD, FRCP(Ed), Professor of Endocrinology, University of Edinburgh and Stuart H. Ralston, MD, FRCP, FMedSci, FRSE, ARC Professor of Rheumatology & Head of the School of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, Molecular Medicine Centre, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

Part 1 - Principles of medicine

Good medical practice
Therapeutics and good prescribing

Molecular and genetic factors in disease
Immunological factors in disease
Environmental and nutritional factors in disease

Principles of infectious disease
Ageing and disease

Part 2 - Practice of medicine

Critical illness

Medical psychiatry
Pain management and palliative care
Infectious disease

HIV infection and AIDS
Sexually transmitted infections
Clinical biochemistry and metabolism
Kidney and urinary tract disease
Cardiovascular disease
Respiratory disease
Endocrine disease
Diabetes mellitus
Alimentary tract and pancreatic disease
Liver and biliary tract disease
Blood disease
Musculoskeletal disease
Neurological disease
Skin disease
Laboratory reference ranges