New PDF release: Differential diagnosis in internal medicine : from symptom

By Walter Siegenthaler

ISBN-10: 1588905519

ISBN-13: 9781588905512

ISBN-10: 313142141X

ISBN-13: 9783131421418

An beneficial advisor to diagnosing the complete diversity of difficulties in inner medicine

From Symptom to Diagnosis

Siegenthaler’s “Differential analysis in inner Medicine” presents a practice-oriented method of gaining knowledge of the diagnostic demanding situations encountered in inner drugs. prepared based on indicators, the ebook permits the reader to benefit through tracing the trail from providing indicators to analysis. diverse chapters handle universal periods of indicators together with fever, discomfort, hematologic signs, pulmonary and cardiac signs, gastrointestinal indicators, nephrologic signs, and neurologic indicators. each one bankruptcy offers a accomplished review of the method and diagnostic instruments and assessments besides the basic pathophysiologic historical past details that may advisor the reader towards a definitive diagnosis.

Features:

- prepared by way of sensible procedure and symptom constellations

- insurance of all subspecialties in inner drugs, with designated attention of similar matters, resembling dermatology, neurology, and rheumatology

- dialogue of normal findings and indicators for differentiation of all universal, infrequent, and ”exotic” ailments with pathophysiologic history information

- greater than 780 attractive figures demonstrating key concepts

- Instructive tables and differential diagnostic algorithms summarizing indicators and diagnostic pathways

- tips for the differential diagnostic evaluate of universal laboratory attempt effects, together with step by step plans for additional diagnosis

With its exact symptom-to-diagnosis method, “Differential prognosis in inner Medicine” is perfect for scientific scholars, citizens, and practitioners requiring an authoritative reference within the medical setting.

Walter Siegenthaler, MD, is Professor Emeritus of inner medication on the college of Zürich, Switzerland.

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820 Lactase Deficiency . . . . . . . . . . . . . 820 Psychogenic Diarrhea . . . . . . . . . . . 821 Malassimilation (Maldigestion and Malabsorption) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 821 Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 821 Primary Malabsorption . . . . . . . . . . . 821 28 Constipation Celiac Disease (Endemic Sprue) . . . . . Tropical Sprue . . . . . . . . . . . . . Maldigestion and Secondary Malabsorption .

Bilateral Vestibulopathy . . . . . . . . . . Traumatic Vertigo . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Central Vestibular Vertigo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 972 Cerebral Causes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Basilar Migraine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vestibular Migraine . . . . . . . . . . . . Vestibular Epilepsy . . . . . . . . . . . . . 972 972 972 972 Proprioceptive and Multisensory Vertigo .

1 Distribution of test results in healthy and ill persons (Gaussian curves, after R. Speich). 7 Siegenthaler, Differential Diagnosis in Internal Medicine, © 2007 Thieme All rights reserved. Usage subject to terms and conditions of license. 1 General Aspects of Diagnosis and Differential Diagnosis Fig. 2 Schematic flowchart of the diagnostic process. Algorithm of the diagnostic process Patient care Medical history Clinic Personal experience, intuition Monitoring response to treatment Assessment of overall situation, preliminary diagnosis (or anticipated disease) Knowledge Possible therapy monitoring Additional technical examination Diagnosis Therapy In case of an “atypical” course or nonresponse to treatment • Wrong diagnosis?

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