Publication Year: 2007
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Robert W. Schrier
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 51
Presents patient-oriented cases for 88 diseases in all areas of internal medicine.
Case studies follow a question-and-answer format that mirrors rounds presentations. Each case study walks you through the workup and management of the problem and reviews the underlying pathophysiology. The book is an excellent review tool for resident in-service exams or American Board of Internal Medicine certification exams.
This edition's questions and problems have been extensively rewritten to incorporate new diagnostic methods and treatments. Coverage of urology and hepatology has been expanded.