Hospital Medicine

Publication Year: 2005

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Wachter, Robert M.; Goldman, Lee; Hollander, Harry

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-174727-1

Request more information

Description

Thoroughly updated for its Second Edition, Hospital Medicine offers practical, evidence-based guidelines for the care of hospitalized patients. The only book geared directly and exclusively to inpatient management—and edited by the national leaders of the hospitalist field—Hospital Medicine includes indications for admission, guidelines for consultation, procedures for hospital discharge, diagnostic algorithms, and critical paths detailing effective, outcomes-oriented treatment plans for a range of diseases and disorders. New chapters in this edition focus on the hospitalist's increasing role in providing critical care, managing surgical patients with medical co-morbidities, ensuring patient safety and preventing adverse events, and directing hospital systems areas such as informatics, quality improvement, and practice management.

Details

Platform: Ovid OvidMD
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Wachter, Robert M.; Goldman, Lee; Hollander, Harry
ISBN: 978-0-78-174727-1
Specialty:
Internal Medicine
Nurse Practitioner
Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
Advanced Practice
Residents
General Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Pages: 1152
Illustrations: 113
Year: 2005

Resources of the Month

The Transplant Library

The Transplant Library


Publisher: Centre for Evidence in Transplantation

Test Drive

Northern Light

Northern Light Life Sciences Conference Abstracts


Publisher: Northern Light Group LLC
Coverage: 2010 - Present

Test Drive

Urology Practice™

Urology Practice


Editor(s): Olsson, Carl A.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISSN: 2352-0779
Coverage: Vol 1, #1 - Present

Test Drive

Neurology®

Evidence-Based Practice


Editor(s): Gross, Robert A.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISSN: 0028-3878
Coverage: Vol 1, #1 (1951) - Present

Test Drive

Loading