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  1. 25 Medical Emergencies

    Medical Emergencies
    Daniel Goodenberger
    General Principles
    Medical emergencies may not allow time for orderly information gathering and formulation of a narrow differential diagnosis before the initiation of therapy.
    The first responsibility is to provide basic life support (i.e., maintenance of an intact airway, adequate ventilation, and circulation; see Chapter 8, Critical Care).
    Acute Upper Airway Obstruction
    General Principles
    Airway obstruction in the ...
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  2. 24 Neurologic Disorders

    Neurologic Disorders
    Kelvin A. Yamada
    Sylvia Awadalla
    Alterations in Consciousness
    General Principles
    Definition
    Coma is a state of complete behavioral unresponsiveness to external stimulation in which the patient lies with the eyes closed. Because some causes of coma may lead to irreversible brain damage, expeditious evaluation and treatment must proceed concurrently. The need for neurosurgical intervention must be determined promptly.
    Acute confusional ...
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  3. 23 Arthritis and Rheumatologic Diseases

    23 Arthritis and Rheumatologic Diseases
    Hector Molina
    Therapeutic Approaches to Rheumatic Disease
    The etiology of most rheumatologic disorders is unknown. Therapeutic approaches in rheumatology are largely palliative. Such approaches involve either local or systemic administration of analgesic, anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory, or immunosuppressive drugs. Because the same procedures and medications are used for most of the rheumatologic disorders, they are discussed as a group ...
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  4. 22 Endocrine Diseases

    Endocrine Diseases
    William E. Clutter
    Evaluation of Thyroid Function
    General Principles
    The major hormone secreted by the thyroid is thyroxine (T4), which is converted by deiodinases in many tissues to the more potent triiodothyronine (T3). Both are bound reversibly to plasma proteins, primarily thyroxine-binding globulin (TBG). Only the free (unbound) fraction enters cells and produces biological effects. T4 secretion is stimulated by thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH). In ...
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  5. 21 Diabetes Mellitus and Related Disorders

    Diabetes Mellitus and Related Disorders
    Ernesto Bernal-Mizrachi
    Carlos Bernal-Mizrachi
    Diabetes Mellitus
    General principles
    Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a group of metabolic diseases characterized by hyperglycemia resulting from defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both.

    DM is present in 7% of the U.S. population but it is estimated that 6.2 million are undiagnosed. DM type 2 is the most common cause of death in United Sates.
    This metabolic ...
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  6. 20 Medical Management of Malignant Disease

    Medical Management of Malignant Disease
    Mike Naughton
    Approach to the Cancer Patient
    General Principles
    Diagnosis
    Before treatment of a cancer patient is initiated, all patients should have a diagnosis of cancer based on tissue pathology, and, if possible, a clinical, biochemical, or radiographic marker of disease should be identified to assess the results of therapy.
    Definitions
    Stage is a clinical or pathologic assessment of tumor spread. The major role ...
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  7. 19 Anemia and Transfusion Therapy

    Anemia and Transfusion TherapyMorey BlinderJoshua FieldAnemiaGeneral PrinciplesDefinitionAnemia is defined as a decrease in the circulating red blood cell (RBC) mass (<12 g/dL [hematocrit (Hct) <36%] in women and <14 g/dL [Hct <41%] in men).EtiologyDefective RBC productionSubstrate deficiency: iron, folate, B12 deficiencyStem cell dysfunction: myelodysplastic syndrome, aplastic anemiaDysregulation: decreased erythropoietin productionBone marrow infiltration: infection, malignancy, fibrosis ...
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  8. 17 Liver Diseases



    Liver Diseases

    Shelby Sullivan

    Mauricio Lisker-Melman

    Evaluation of Liver Function

    General Principles

    Classification

    Liver disease is classified according to the duration of abnormalities as either acute (<6 months) or chronic (>6 months).

    Diagnosis

    Laboratory Studies

    Serum enzymes. Hepatic disorders associated predominantly with elevation in aminotransferases ...
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  9. 16 Gastrointestinal Diseases

    Gastrointestinal Diseases
    Chandra Prakash
    Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    General Principles
    Definitions
    Gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding may manifest as passage of bright or altered blood with emesis or bowel movements. Acute GI bleeding typically presents with overt blood loss that can be readily recognized by the patient or treating physician.
    Overt GI bleeding is the passage of fresh or altered blood in emesis or in the stool.

    Occult bleeding refers to ...
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  10. 15 Solid Organ Transplant Medicine

    Solid Organ Transplant MedicineBrent W. MillerThe objective of this chapter is to provide an overview of topics relevant to the delivery of general medical care to the solid organ transplant recipient.General PrinciplesIndications/ContraindicationsSolid organ transplantation is a treatment, not a cure, for end-stage organ failure of the kidney, liver, pancreas, heart, and lung. However, the benefits of organ replacement coexist with the risks of chronic immunosuppression. Thus, not all patients ...
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