In the era of the Internet and personal digital assistants PDAs , many of us have noticed fewer textbooks in our offices and workplaces. In an academic emergency department, I rarely work a shift without a resident or student pulling out a PDA or searching a Web site for answers to medical questions. With more and more information readily accessible by these means, why would anyone buy a nearly page textbook? Perhaps Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies serves as an example of what a good reference text can provide. Rusyniak DE.
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Lewis S. Nelson, Robert S. Lewin, Lewis R. Goldfrank, and Silas W. Covering every aspect of poison management, this indispensable case-based resource has been thoroughly refreshed to deliver evidence-based principles viewed through the lens of an active bedside clinical practice.
In no other reference will you find such a diverse roster of esteemed editors and authors who deliver expert insights into every type of toxicologic emergency, whether due to substance abuse or exposure to toxins. Fully referenced and supported by a cohesive organization and full-color format, Goldfrank's begins with a historical perspective on medical toxicology principles and the general approach to the patient.
It then progresses to the fundamental principles of medical toxicology, encompassing biochemical and molecular concepts; the effect of xenobiotics on vital organs and body systems; and toxicologic principles in special populations. The Eleventh Edition of Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies is the most rigorous volume to date, driven by a precise analysis of the latest medical literature and complex cases designed to facilitate differential diagnosis.
New to this edition: Additional cases and "Special Considerations" chapters designed to enhance clinical decision-making and patient outcomes New "Antidotes in Depth" provides timely, critical information on toxicologic treatment strategies New content on toxicogenomics explores its increasingly important role in predictive toxicology Chapter-ending bulleted summaries of key points Updated coverage of synthetics such as "K2" Revised chapters on medical, clinical, and chemical toxicology include updated insights on poison emergencies, treatment strategies, and risk assessment tools Table of Contents 1.
Historical Principles and Perspectives Paul M. Wax 2. Goldfrank and Robert S. Hoffman 4. Principles of Antidote Stocking 5. Activated Charcoal Silas W. Smith and Mary Ann Howland A2. Smith and Mary Ann Howland 6. Goldfarb and Marc Ghannoum 7. Laboratory Principles Petrie M. Rainey 8.
Principles of Diagnostic Imaging David T. Schwartz 9. Chemical Principles Stephen J. Traub and Lewis S. Nelson Biochemical and Metabolic Principles Kurt C. Kleinschmidt and Kathleen A. Delaney Charney and Robert S. Hoffman Neurotransmitters and Neuromodulators Steven C.
Curry, Ayrn D. O'Connor, Kimberlie A. Graeme, Kirk C. Mills, and Aaron B. Skolnik Withdrawal Principles Richard J.
Hessler Dermatologic Principles Jesse M. Lewin, Neal A. Lewin, and Lewis S. Nelson SC3. Transdermal Toxicology Lewis S. Gastrointestinal Principles Matthew D. Zuckerman and Richard J. Church Genitourinary Principles Jason Chu Hematologic Principles Marco L. Sivilotti Hepatic Principles Kathleen A. Neurologic Principles Rama B.
Rao Oncologic Principles Richard Wang Ophthalmic Principles Adhi Sharma Otolaryngologic Principles William Chiang Psychiatric Principles Erin A. Zerbo and Andrea M.
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Sorry, this item can only be purchased by current members. For decades, one name has been synonymous with the most respected, rigorous perspectives on medical toxicology and the treatment of poisoned and overdosed patients: Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies. Presented in full color, this trusted classic delivers essential, patient-centered coverage of Presented in full color, this trusted classic delivers essential, patient-centered coverage of every aspect of poison management.
Goldfrank’s Toxicologic Emergencies
Lewis S. Nelson, Robert S. Lewin, Lewis R. Goldfrank, and Silas W. Covering every aspect of poison management, this indispensable case-based resource has been thoroughly refreshed to deliver evidence-based principles viewed through the lens of an active bedside clinical practice. In no other reference will you find such a diverse roster of esteemed editors and authors who deliver expert insights into every type of toxicologic emergency, whether due to substance abuse or exposure to toxins.
Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies, 11e