The Washington Manual of Endocrinology Subspecialty Consult – 3rd edition. Prepared by specialty fellows and faculty in the Department of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine—and reviewed by attending physicians in each field—each volume in this renowned series delivers the on-the-spot help you need to provide quality patient management. Right from the initial call, you’ll learn how to take a patient history, how to interpret exam findings, what tests to order, how to complete the workup, and how to formulate an effective management plan.
The Third Edition of The Washington Manual of Endocrinology Subspecialty Consult continues to provide the practical, stepwise guidance you’ve come to trust from The Washington Manual™ and has been fully updated to include current and practical approaches to the endocrine disorders most often seen in clinical consultation.
Emphasis on key approaches to evaluation and treatmenthelps you hone diagnostic skills, broaden therapeutic options, and improve outcomes
Core subject areasinclude diabetes, thyroid disease, pituitary disorders, and bone topics. Chapters on obesity, vitamin D, lipids, HIV/AIDS, and polyendocrine syndromes complement the core subjects
Key points to rememberin each chapter deliver vital diagnostic and treatment information
Clinical pearls highlighted in boldlet you benefit from the experience of seasoned clinicians
NEW to the Third Edition…
Updated contentaddresses the latest developments in the pathophysiology and treatment of endocrine disorders
Updated drug dosing informationhelps you keep pace with the latest indications and standards
New chapteraddresses inpatient management of diabetes