Conn's Current Therapy 2018 [Kietas viršelis]

(Naujas leidimas: 9780323596480)
  • Formatas: Hardback, 1408 pages, aukštis x plotis: 281x222 mm, Approx. 130 illustrations
  • Serija: CONNS CURRENT THERAPY
  • Išleidimo metai: 11-Dec-2017
  • Leidėjas: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
  • ISBN-10: 0323527698
  • ISBN-13: 9780323527699 (Naujas leidimas: 9780323596480)
Kitos knygos pagal šią temą:
  • Formatas: Hardback, 1408 pages, aukštis x plotis: 281x222 mm, Approx. 130 illustrations
  • Serija: CONNS CURRENT THERAPY
  • Išleidimo metai: 11-Dec-2017
  • Leidėjas: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
  • ISBN-10: 0323527698
  • ISBN-13: 9780323527699 (Naujas leidimas: 9780323596480)
Kitos knygos pagal šią temą:

Designed for busy primary care specialists and other first-line care providers, Conn's Current Therapy 2018, by Drs. Edward T. Bope and Rick D. Kellerman, delivers up-to-date treatment information in a concise yet in-depth format. Recognized leaders in the field provide their personal approaches and evidence-based clinical management options for the conditions you're most likely to see in your everyday practice.



  • Follows a consistent, templated format throughout, with diagnosis, therapy, drug protocols, and treatment pearls presented in easy-to-use boxes and tables for fast reference.
  • Includes nearly 300 images, including algorithms, anatomical illustrations, and photographs, that provide useful information for diagnosis.


  • Focuses on the most current diagnosis and treatment protocols for common complaints, acute diseases, and chronic illnesses - more than 300 topics, all carefully reviewed and updated.
  • Features new and significantly revised chapters on Acute Myocardial Infarction, Hypertension, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Hepatitis C, Adrenocortical Insufficiency, Urethral Strictures, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Fibromyalgia, Menopause, Travel Medicine, and much more.
  • Provides current drug information thoroughly reviewed by PharmDs.

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Section 1: Symptomatic Care Pending Diagnosis
Chest Pain
1(3)
William E. Cayley, Jr
Constipation
4(3)
Melissa Gaines
Cough
7(1)
Emily Manlove
Dizziness and Vertigo
8(3)
Jennifer Wipperman
Fatigue
11(1)
Janet C. Lindemann
Fever
12(2)
Alan R. Roth
Gina M. Basello
Gaseousness, Indigestion, Nausea, and Vomiting
14(5)
Justin Bailey
Headache
19(6)
R. Michael Gallagher
Hematuria
25(2)
Moben Mirza
J. Brantley Thrasher
Hiccups
27(2)
Georg A. Petroianu
Hoarseness and Laryngitis
29(6)
Lee Akst
Pain
35(6)
Steven A. House
Palliative and End-of-Life Care
41(5)
Steven A. House
Palpitations
46(4)
Rebecca Katzman
Justin Bailey
Pharyngitis
50(3)
Ruth Weber
Pruritus
53(1)
Hassan Bencheqroun
Rhinitis
54(4)
Sheryl Beard
Spine Pain
58(4)
David Borenstein
Federico Balague
Tinnitus
62(5)
Richard Sadovsky
Abraham Shulman
Section 2: Diseases of Allergy
Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
67(1)
Theodore M. Freeman
Anaphylaxis and Serum Sickness
68(4)
Stephen F. Kemp
Drug Hypersensitivity Reactions
72(9)
Miriam Chan
Kristen Rundell
Ann M. Aring
Section 3: The Cardiovascular System
Acute Myocardial Infarction: Focus on ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction
81(7)
Kuang-Yuh Chyu
Prediman K. Shah
Angina Pectoris
88(6)
Kenneth Tobin
Kim Eagle
Aortic Disease: Aneurysm and Dissection
94(4)
David G. Neschis
Atrial Fibrillation
98(4)
Rahul Wadke
Cardiac Arrest: Sudden Cardiac Death
102(4)
Roy M. John
Congenital Heart Disease
106(5)
Richard A. Lange
L. David Hillis
Congestive Heart Failure
111(4)
Elaine Winkel
Walter Kao
Heart Block
115(5)
Kelley P. Anderson
Hypertension
120(7)
Timothy P. Graham
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
127(2)
Sandeep Sangodkar
Infective Endocarditis
129(6)
Andrew Wang
Mitral Valve Prolapse
135(3)
Kurt M. Jacobson
Peter S. Rahko
Pericarditis
138(3)
Miguel A. Leal
Peripheral Artery Disease
141(5)
iftikhar J. Kullo
Premature Beats
146(3)
Prakash C. Deedwania
Enrique V. Carbajal
Tachycardias
149(4)
Stephen Boateng
Venous Thrombosis
153(4)
Thomas W. Wakefield
Valvular Heart Disease
157(6)
Arash Arshi
Carlos Sanchez
Steven Yakubov
Section 4: The Digestive System
Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
163(7)
George Van Buren II
William E. Fisher
Acute Diarrhea
170(3)
Tate de Leon
Bleeding Esophageal Varices
173(5)
Cecilio M. Azar
Ala I. Sharara
Calculous Biliary Disease
178(5)
Zachary L. Smith
Mick S. Meiselman
Chronic Diarrhea
183(1)
Andre de Leon
Cirrhosis
184(11)
Andres F. Carrion
Paul Martin
Diverticula of the Alimentary Tract
195(4)
Aaron Sinclair
Dysphagia and Esophageal Obstruction
199(5)
Kumar Krishnan
John Erik Pandolfino
Gastritis and Peptic Ulcer Disease
204(3)
Kyle Vincent
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
207(3)
Mustafa Abdul-Hussein
Donald O. Castell
Hemorrhoids, Anal Fissure, and Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
210(4)
Genevieve B. Melton-Meaux
Mary R. Kwaan
Hepatitis A, B, D, and E
214(6)
Varun Takyar
Marc G. Ghany
Hepatitis C
220(3)
Arthur Y. Kim
Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
223(5)
Prabhakar P. Swaroop
Intestinal Parasites
228(11)
Nathan Thielman
Elizabeth Reddy
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
239(3)
Brenda R. Velasco
Robert S. Fisher
Nicholas Wilson
Malabsorption
242(6)
Lawrence R. Schiller
Tumors of the Colon and Rectum
248(4)
Pinckney J. Maxwell IV
Gerald A. Isenberg
Tumors of the Stomach
252(3)
Scott A. Hundahl
Section 5: Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
Acromegaly
255(3)
Moises Mercado
Adrenocortical Insufficiency
258(3)
Fabienne Langlois
Maria Fleseriu
Cushing's Syndrome
261(5)
Madison Q. Almeida
Maya Lodish
Constantine A. Stratakis
Diabetes Insipidus
266(3)
Rami Mortada
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
269(3)
Aidar R. Gosmanov
Barry M. Wall
Diabetes Mellitus in Adults
272(9)
Anthony L. McCall
J. Terry Saunders
Gout and Hyperuricemia
281(3)
Saima Chohan
Hyperaldosteronism
284(7)
Jongoh Kim
Lawrence Chan
Hyperlipidemia
291(7)
Jongoh Kim
Lawrence Chan
Hyperparathyroidism and Hypoparathyroidism
298(6)
Claudio Marcocci
Hyperprolactinemia
304(7)
Ming Li
Lawrence Chan
Hyperthyroidism
311(2)
William J. Hueston
Hypokalemia and Hyperkalemia
313(4)
Jie Tang
Hyponatremia
317(6)
Beejal Shah
Susan L. Samson
Hypopituitarism
323(4)
Vanessa Ho
Hypothyroidism
327(2)
William J. Hueston
Obesity
329(7)
Ana L. Creo
Seema Kumar
Parenteral Nutrition in Adults
336(9)
Kris M. Mogensen
Malcolm K. Robinson
Pheochromocytoma
345(10)
Jan Schovanek
Karel Pacak
Thyroid Cancer
355(4)
Mark E. Zafereo
Randal S. Weber
Thyroiditis
359(4)
Leigh M. Eck
Section 6: Hematology
Acute Leukemia in Adults
363(4)
Meir Wetzler
Aplastic Anemia
367(4)
Eva C. Guinan
Blood Component Therapy
371(7)
Theresa Nester
Chronic Leukemias
378(5)
Katarzyna Jamieson
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
383(2)
Jaime Morales-Arias
Hemochromatosis
385(2)
Paul C. Adam
Hemolytic Anemia
387(5)
Patricia A. Cornett
Hemophilia and Related Conditions
392(7)
Meera Chitlur
Bulent Ozgonenel
Roshni Kulkarni
Hodgkin Lymphoma
399(4)
Jeremy S. Abramson
Iron Deficiency Anemia
403(2)
Paul Paulman
Multiple Myeloma
405(8)
. Vincent Rajkumar
Robert A. Kyle
Myelodysplastic Syndro
Rachel Mitchell
Jamile M. Shammo
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
413(6)
Andrew M. Evens
Pernicious Anemia and Other Megaloblastic Anemias
419(4)
Emmanuel Andres
Platelet-Mediated Bleeding Disorders
423(3)
Eric H. Kraut
Polycythemia Vera
426(3)
Peter R. Duggan
Sonia Cerquozzi
Porphyrias
429(3)
Claus A. Pierach
Sickle Cell Disease
432(12)
Enrico M. Novelli
Mark T. Gladwin
Lakshmanan Krishnamurti
Thalassemia
444(5)
Sarah A. Holstein
Raymond J. Hohl
Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
449(4)
Ravi Sarode
Section 7: Diseases of the Head and Neck
Dry Eye Syndrome
453(2)
John N. Dorsch
Glaucoma
455(3)
Albert P. Lin
Kristin Schmid Biggerstaff
Meniere's Disease
458(4)
Terry D. Fife
Otitis Externa
462(2)
David Larrabee
Otitis Media
464(4)
Gretchen M. Irwin
Red Eye
468(4)
John N. Dorsch
Rhinosinusitis
472(2)
Ann M. Aring
Temporomandibular Disorders
474(3)
Jeffrey P. Okeson
Uveitis
477(2)
Petros E. Carvounis
Vision Correction Procedures
479(7)
Elizabeth Yeu
Vision Rehabilitation
486(5)
August Colenbrander
Donald C. Fletcher
Kim Schoessow
Section 8: The Infectious Diseases
Amebiasis
491(2)
Koji Watanabe
William A. Petri Jr
Anthrax
493(3)
Shingo Chihara
Babesiosis
496(1)
Cheston B. Cunha
Burke A. Cunha
Bacterial Meningitis
497(4)
ary D. Overturf
Brucellosis
501(3)
Xinghong Yang
Campylobacter
504(2)
Gregory Juckett
Cat Scratch Disease
506(2)
Ronen Ben-Ami
Chikungunya
508(1)
Scott Kellermann
Rick D. Kellerman
Cholera
509(3)
Mark Pietroni
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
512(2)
Stephen J. Gluckman
Ebola Virus Disease
514(3)
Uma Malhotra
Foodborne Illnesses
517(11)
Anita Devi K. Ravindran
K.N. Viswanathan
Giardiasis
528(3)
Rodney D. Adam
HIV Disease
531(20)
Jyoti S. Mathad
Ryan Westergaard
Amita Gupta
Infectious Mononucleosis
551(1)
Ben Z. Katz
Influenza
552(3)
Jeffrey A. Linder
Leishmaniasis
555(3)
Luigi Gradoni
Leprosy
558(5)
Gerson O. Penna
Maria Lucia Penna
Lyme Disease
563(3)
William F. Wright
Malaria
566(11)
Lawrence M. Gibbs
Dustin A. Creech
Measles (Rubeola)
577(2)
Laurie Hommema
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
579(6)
John M. Conly
Mumps
585(1)
Kristen Rundell
Necrotizing Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections
586(2)
Kalyanakrishnan Ramakrishnan
Osteomyelitis
588(4)
Brian K. Albertson
George D. Harris
Plague
592(2)
Nelson Ivan Agudelo Higuita
Douglas A. Drevets
Pseudomembranous Colitis
594(2)
Jeffery D. Semel
Psittacosis
596(1)
Christopher C. McGuigan
Q Fever
597(2)
Didier Raoult
Rabies
599(1)
Alan C. Jackson
Rat-Bite Fever
600(2)
Jatin M. Vyas
Relapsing Fever
602(3)
Diego Cadavid
Rickettsia! and Ehrlichial Infections (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Typhus)
605(3)
Stephen Waller
Rubella and Congenital Rubella
608(2)
Judith M. Hubschen
Claude P. Muller
Salmonellosis
610(3)
Arvid E. Underman
Severe Sepsis
613(5)
Jerome Larkin
Marisa Holubar
Smallpox
618(3)
Raul Davaro
Tetanus
621(3)
Dilip R. Karnad
Toxic Shock Syndrome
624(4)
Julius Larioza
Richard B. Brown
Toxoplasmosis
628(12)
Carlo Contini
Typhoid Fever
640(2)
Tamilarasu Kadhiravan
Varicella (Chickenpox)
642(2)
Laura Mayans
Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
644(3)
Deon Regis
Yellow Fever
647(2)
Lucius M. Lampton
Zika Virus Disease
649(4)
Scott Kellermann
Rick D. Kellerman
Section 9: The Nervous System
Acute Facial Paralysis
653(2)
Steven L. Meyers
Alzheimer's Disease
655(5)
Philip D. Sloane
Daniel I. Kaufer
Brain Tumors
660(4)
Ryan Merrell
Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome
664(3)
Steve W. Wu
Donald L. Gilbert
Head Injuries
667(4)
Todd W. Vitaz
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
671(2)
Joshua N. Goldstein
Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease
673(3)
Alvaro Cervera
Geoffrey A. Donnan
Migraine Headache
676(3)
Anne Walling
Multiple Sclerosis
679(5)
B. Mark Keegan
Myasthenia Gravis
684(4)
Bryan Ho
Optic Neuritis
688(1)
Heather E. Moss
Parkinson Disease
689(3)
John D. Gazewood
Peripheral Neuropathies
692(7)
Kerrie Schoffer
Rehabilitation of the Stroke Patient
699(4)
Marlis Gonzalez-Fernandez
Dorianne Feldman
Seizures and Epilepsy in Adolescents and Adults
703(8)
Sofia Dobrin
Sleep Disorders
711(15)
Meghna P. Mansukhani
Bhanu Prakash Kolla
Erik Kent St. Louis
Timothy I. Morgenthaler
Trigeminal Neuralgia
726(1)
B. Wayne Blount
Jennifer Burkmar
Viral Meningitis
727(4)
Joanna Thomson
Samir S. Shah
Section 10: Psychiatric Disorders
Alcoholism
731(6)
Richard N. Rosenthal
Anxiety Disorders
737(3)
Natalie C. Dattilo
Andrew W. Goddard
Delirium
740(3)
Kari R. Clouse
Drug Abuse
743(5)
William M. Greene
Mark S. Gold
Eating Disorders
748(4)
Sarah Forsberg
James Lock
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
752(3)
Natalie C. Dattilo
Andrew W. Goddard
Mood Disorders: Depression, Bipolar Disease, and Mood Dysregulation
755(10)
Andrei Novac
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
765(3)
Rachna Kalia
Anne Walling
Panic Disorder
768(3)
Cheryl Wehler
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
771(4)
Natalie C. Dattilo
Schizophrenia
775(4)
Brian J. Miller
Peter F. Buckley
Section 11: The Respiratory System
Acute Bronchitis
779(1)
Susan Davids
Ralph M. Schapira
Acute Respiratory Failure
780(5)
Scott K. Epstein
Asthma in Adolescents and Adults
785(8)
Michael Schatz
Matthew A. Rank
Atelectasis
793(1)
Alykhan S. Nagji
Joshua S. Jolissaint
Christine L. Lau
Bacterial Pneumonia
794(3)
Edward Septimus
Blastomycosis
797(4)
John M. Embil
Donald C. Vinh
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
801(5)
Michael L. Corriveau
J. Barry Fagan
Coccidioidomycosis
806(2)
Gregory M. Anstead
Cystic Fibrosis
808(3)
Robert Giusti
Histoplasmosis
811(4)
David van Duin
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
815(1)
David I. Bernstein
Haejin Kim
Legionellosis (Legionnaires' Disease and Pontiac Fever)
816(1)
Julio A. Ramirez
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
817(3)
Daniel P. Fox
Masayoshi Takashima
Pleural Effusions and Empyema Thoracis
820(1)
David J. Finley
Raja Flores
Pneumoconiosis: Asbestosis and Silicosis
821(3)
David N. Weissman
Primary Lung Abscess
824(2)
Dan Schuller
Primary Lung Cancer
826(5)
Robert A. Kratzke
Manish R. Patel
Sarcoidosis
831(3)
Marc A. Judson
Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases
834(7)
Jotam Pasipanodya
Ronald Hall II
Tawanda Gumbo
Venous Thromboembolism
841(8)
Sarah Takach Lapner
Clive Kearon
Viral Respiratory Infections
849(1)
Robert C. Welliver
Viral and Mycoplasmal Pneumonias
850(7)
Burke A. Cunha
Cheston B. Cunha
Section 12: Rheumatology and the Musculoskeletal System
Ankylosing Spandylitis
857(2)
John D. Reveille
Bursitis and Tendinopathy
859(5)
Kyle Goerl
Common Sports Injuries
864(10)
Andrew Scott Thomas Porter
Connective Tissue Disorders
874(4)
Molly Hinshaw
Susan Lawrence-Hylland
Fibromyalgia
878(4)
Charles Kodner
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
882(4)
James N. Jarvis
Osteoarthritis
886(5)
David H. Neustadt
Osteoporosis
891(4)
Alexei O. DeCastro
Scott Bragg
Peter J. Carek
Paget's Disease of Bone
895(2)
Ian R. Reid
Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis
897(2)
Barri J. Fessler
Rheumatoid Arthritis
899(6)
Arthur Kavanaugh
Sriharsha Cherukumilli Grevich
Section 13: The Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Chlamydia Trachomatis
905(2)
Tracy L. Williams
Condylomata Acuminata
907(3)
M. Chantel Long
Genital Ulcer Disease: Chancroid, Granuloma Inguinale, and Lymphogranuloma
910(2)
Samuel Todd Stephens
Gonorrhea
912(2)
Khalil G. Ghanem
Nongonococcal Urethritis
914(2)
Robert S. Freelove
Syphilis
916(3)
Jennifer Frank
Section 14: Diseases of the Skin
Acne Vulgaris
919(1)
Daniel J. Van Durme
Lisa M. Johnson
Atopic Dermatitis
920(4)
Peck Y. Ong
Bacterial Diseases of the Skin
924(4)
Dennis L. Stevens
Bullous Diseases
928(4)
Diya F. Mutasim
Cancer of the Skin
932(4)
Bernhard Ortel
Diana Bolotin
Contact Dermatitis
936(3)
James A. Yiannias
Genevieve L. Egnatios
Heidi E.K. Mullen
Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphomas, Including Mycosis Fungoides and Sezary Syndrome
939(5)
Gary S. Wood
Cutaneous Vasculitis
944(2)
Molly Hinshaw
Susan Lawrence-Hylland
Diseases of the Hair
946(3)
Dirk M. Elston
Diseases of the Mouth
949(5)
Wendy S. Hupp
Diseases of the Nails
954(5)
David de Berker
Erythema Multiforme
959(1)
Gabriel P. Currie
Jose A. Plaza
Fungal Diseases of the Skin
960(2)
Robert Grossberg
Keloids
962(3)
Leslie A. Greenberg
Melanoma
965(3)
Vesna Petronic-Rosic
Nevi
968(3)
Jane M. Grant-Kels
Michael Murphy
Papulosquamous Eruptions
971(5)
Tam T. Nguyen
Parasitic Diseases of the Skin
976(5)
Andreas Katsambas
Clio Dessinioti
Pigmentary Disorders
981(3)
Rebat M. Halder
Ahmad Reza Hossani-Madani
Premalignant Lesions
984(3)
Juliet Aylward
Pressure Injury
987(2)
Rebecca M. Wester
Pruritus Ani and Vulvae
989(4)
Muhammad Ahmad Ghazi
Psychocutaneous Medicine
993(11)
Ladan Mostaghimi
Rosacea
1004(1)
Daniel J. Van Durme
Lisa M. Johnson
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
1005(1)
Gabriel P. Currie
Jose A. Plaza
Sunburn
1006(2)
Warwick L. Morison
Urticaria and Angioedema
1008(1)
Joyce M.C. Teng
Venous Ulcers
1009(3)
Jose A. Jaller
Robert S. Kirsner
Viral Diseases of the Skin
1012(5)
Sylvia L. Brice
Warts (Verrucae)
1017(6)
M. Chantel Long
Section 15: The Urogenital Tract
Acute Renal Failure
1023(4)
Kevin Schroeder
Chronic Kidney Disease
1027(5)
Mansoor Azim
Jeffrey A. Kraut
Malignant Tumors of the Urogenital Tract
1032(9)
Peter E. Clark
Primary Glomerular Diseases
1041(4)
Manuel Praga
Enrique Morales
Pyelonephritis
1045(3)
Patricia D. Brown
Renal Calculi
1048(4)
William J. Somers
Tia D. Chaffin
Trauma to the Genitourinary Tract
1052(3)
Bahaa S. Malaeb
Yooni Yi
Urethral Stricture Disease
1055(2)
Hadley Wyre
Sable Shew
Urinary Incontinence
1057(4)
Toby C. Chai
Leslie M. Rickey
Section 16: Men's Health
Bacterial Infections of the Male Urinary Tract
1061(3)
John N. Krieger
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
1064(3)
Judd W. Moul
Epididymitis and Orchitis
1067(1)
Robin A. Walker
Erectile Dysfunction
1068(2)
Maurice Duggins
Prostatitis
1070(3)
Charles R. Powell
Section 17: Women's Health
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
1073(2)
Sarina Schrager
Amenorrhea
1075(2)
Vickie Martin
Robert L. Reid
Bacterial Infections of the Urinary Tract in Women
1077(2)
Kinder Fayssoux
Benign Breast Disease
1079(5)
Lauren Nye
Cancer of the Endometrium
1084(2)
Dan-Arin Silasi
Masoud Azodi
Cancer of the Uterine Cervix
1086(4)
Lucybeth Nieves-Arriba
Peter G. Rose
Contraception
1090(3)
Rachel A. Bonnema
Abby L. Spencer
Dysmenorrhea
1093(2)
Linda Speer
Endometriosis
1095(4)
David L. Olive
Female Sexual Function
1099(2)
Melissa Hague
Infertility
1101(2)
Jessica Kanter
Michael P. Diamond
Menopause
1103(3)
Andrew M. Kaunitz, MD
JoAnn E. Manson
Ovarian Cancer
1106(3)
Michelle A. Roett
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
1109(2)
Amy E. Curry
Premenstrual Syndrome
1111(3)
Ellen W. Freeman
Uterine Leiomyomas
1114(2)
Patricia Evans
Susan C. Brunsell
Vulvar Neoplasia
1116(3)
Christine Conageski
Vulvovaginitis
1119(4)
Michael A. Malone
Section 18: Pregnancy and Antepartum Care
Antepartum Care
1123(7)
Matthew Cline
Nata Young
Ectopic Pregnancy
1130(4)
Samantha F. Butts
Kurt T. Barnhart
Hypertension in Pregnancy
1134(2)
Leah Meier Peterson
Postpartum Care
1136(2)
Tara J. Neil
Vaginal Bleeding Late in Pregnancy
1138(3)
Jennifer Frank
Section 19: Children's Health
Acute Leukemia in Children
1141(6)
Patrick Brown
Stephen P. Hunger
Adolescent Health
1147(3)
Kari R. Harris
Asthma in Children
1150(8)
Susan M. Pollart
Amanda Kolb
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
1158(3)
Harris Strokoff
Craig L. Donnelly
Bronchiolitis
1161(2)
Danae D. Goerl
Care of the High-Risk Neonate
1163(6)
Paul S. Kingma
Diabetes Mellitus in Children
1169(7)
Lori M.B. Laffel
Julia B. Cartaya
Encopresis
1176(2)
Sarah Ibraham Houssayni
Epilepsy in Infants and Children
1178(5)
Adam L. Hartman
Pediatric Failure to Thrive
1183(3)
Gretchen Homan
Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn
1186(3)
Michael A. Posencheg
Phyllis A. Dennery
Nocturnal Enuresis
1189(3)
Alexander K.C. Leung
Normal Infant Feeding
1192(7)
Amy Seery
Parenteral Fluid Therapy for Infants and Children
1199(3)
Aaron Friedman
Pediatric Sleep Disorders
1202(5)
Julie M. Baughn
Resuscitation of the Newborn
1207(6)
Stacey A. Hinderliter
David Gregory
Traumatic Brain Injury in Children
1213(8)
Peter D. Patrick
Urinary Tract Infections in Infants and Children
1221(2)
Ellen R. Wald
Section 20: Physical and Chemical Injuries
Burns
1223(6)
Bradley E. Barth
Disturbances Due to Cold
1229(8)
Jerrold B. Leikin
Scott M. Leikin
Frederick K. Korley
Ernest Wang
Heat-Related Illness
1237(3)
Paul Cleland
High-Altitude Sickness
1240(3)
Adrienne N. Kovalsky
Ryan M. Commins
Marine Poisonings, Envenomations, and Trauma
1243(5)
Allen Perkins
Medical Toxicology
1248(52)
Howard C. Mofenson
Thomas R. Caraccio
Michael McGuigan
Joseph Greensher
Spider Bites and Scorpion Stings
1300(2)
Anne-Michelle Ruha
Venomous Snakebite
1302(7)
Steven Alan Seifert
Section 21: Preventive Health
Immunization Practices
1309(11)
Beth A. Damitz
Travel Medicine
1320(7)
Jane N. Zuckerman
Yael Paran
Section 22: Appendices
Biologic Agents Reference Chart
1327(6)
James J. James
James M. Lyznicki
Popular Herbs and Nutritional Supplements
1333(9)
Miriam Chan
Toxic Chemical Agents Reference Chart: Symptoms and Treatment
1342
James J. James
James M. Lyznicki
Conn's Current Therapy 2018 uses a standardized system of footnotes:
1 Not FDA approved for this indication.
2 Not available in the United States.
3 Exceeds dosage recommended by the manufacturer.
4 Not yet approved for use in the United States.
5 Investigational drug in the United States.
6 May be compounded by pharmacists.
7 Available as dietary supplement.
8 Orphan drug in the United States.
9 Available as homeopathic remedy.
10 Available in the United States from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.