Primary Care Medicine: Office Evaluation and Management of the Adult Patient

Publication Year: 2014

Edition: 7th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Dr. Allan H. Goroll MD, MACP; Dr. Albert G. Mulley MD, MPP

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-45-115149-7

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

Doody Core Title:

  • Score: 2.67 (Family Practice)
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Description

This comprehensive text provides pertinent information on medical diagnosis, therapy, lab tests, and health maintenance essential to decision making in primary care medicine. Every chapter will be revised to include more images and tables and bulleted lists. Practical recommendations that incorporate the best available evidence, expert consensus guidelines, and clinical judgment guidelines are listed in bulleted items at the end of every chapter.

Clinicians and students at all levels and in all primary care disciplines will benefit from the clear, practical, evidence-based writing and recommendations that address the full spectrum of clinical problems encountered in the adult primary care practice. Whether it’s the answer to a screening, prevention, evaluation, or management question or a comprehensive approach to a complex condition, the reader will find a review of best evidence integrated with considerations of affordability, cost-effectiveness, convenience and patient preference. Chapters present actionable, scientifically validated guidance that allows physicians to go beyond standard consensus guidelines and provide highly personalized care. Special consideration is given to team-based approaches of primary care delivery, recognizing its increasing importance to achieving high levels of practice performance.

Primary Care Medicine’s digital format and quarterly updates ensure current, point-of-care decision support. New, online resources include a recommended curriculum for trainees and faculty, emphasizing a core knowledge base needed for all members of the primary care team, and access to state-of-the-art, condition-specific decision grids to facilitate patient participation in shared decision-making.

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Platform: Ovid OvidMD
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Dr. Allan H. Goroll MD, MACP; Dr. Albert G. Mulley MD, MPP
ISBN: 978-1-45-115149-7
Specialty:
Nurse Practitioner
Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
Residents
Advanced Practice
Physician Assistant
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Internal Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 7th Ed.
Pages: 1648
Illustrations: 220
Year: 2014
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

Doody Core Title:
Score:
  • 2.67 (Family Practice)

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