Conn's Current Therapy 2006
By Robert E. Rakel, MD and Edward T. Bope, MD
1632 pages 145 ills
Trim size 8 1/2 X 10 7/8 in
The source of choice for concise and easy-to-use guidance on the latest advances in diagnostics, therapeutics, and patient care. More than 300 leading practitioners from over 15 countries describe their preferred techniques for managing hundreds of common disorders affecting every organ system. With more than 90% new authorship, each chapter offers fresh perspectives on the hottest topics. Plus, a new updated design and bonus website for 2006 includes more clinical algorithms and tables, making information readily accessible.
Each condition (nearly 300) is addressed by an international authority with extensive experience specific to the topic.
Consistent, logical organization enables readers to find and retrieve therapeutic information quickly
Selected by librarians as a “first-purchase selection” on the Brandon/Hill selected list of books and journals for the small medical library.
Updated yearly under the expert editorial leadership of Drs. Rakel and Bope—making this one of the most trusted resources worldwide
Includes a bonus website that allows you to access information regardless of where you are.
New to this Edition
• Includes access to the book's complete contents online at www.connscurrenttherapy.com — fully searchable — plus a continually updated drug database PocketConsult technology that allows download of content into a PDA and much more! • Offers 90% new authorship from respected international experts—for fresh thinking on every clinical challenge. • Covers recently approved and soon-to-be-approved drugs and provides timely information on herbal products. • Presents the latest thinking on everything from insomnia and hypertension to smallpox and toxic chemical agents.