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Internal medicine essentials for clerkship students 2.


Internal medicine essentials for clerkship students 2.

Alguire, Patrick C.

Am. College of Physicians


346 pages




For third-year medical students in internal medicine clerkship rotations in the US, this guide from physicians who helped design the internal medicine curriculum describes how to evaluate and initially manage patients with a variety of conditions, from cardiovascular cardiovascular /car·dio·vas·cu·lar/ (-vas´ku-ler) pertaining to the heart and blood vessels.

 to rheumatological. The 90 chapters are organized by the major areas in the Core Medicine Clerkship Curriculum Guide. In this edition, Alguire (education and career development, American College of Physicians The American College of Physicians (ACP) is a national organization of doctors of internal medicine (internists), physicians who specialize in the prevention, detection and treatment of illnesses in adults. ) has added more content and differential diagnosis differential diagnosis
Determination of which one of two or more diseases with similar symptoms is the one from which the patient is suffering. Also called differentiation.
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Date:Dec 1, 2008
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