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Title Skin disease : diagnosis and treatment / Thomas P. Habif ... [and others]
Edition Second edition
Published Philadelphia ; Edinburgh : Elsevier Mosby, 2005


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 WATERFT HEALTH  616.5 Hab/Sdd 2005  DUE 22-07-22
Description ix, 662 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Topical therapy -- 2. Eczema -- 3. Urticaria -- 4. Acne, rosacea, and related disorders -- 5. Psoriasis and other papulosquamous diseases -- 6. Bacterial infections -- 7. Sexuality transmitted infections -- 8. Viral infections -- 9. Fungal infections -- 10. Exanthems and drug reactions -- 11. Hypersensitivity syndromes and vasculitis -- 12. Infestations and bites -- 13. Vesicular and bullous diseases -- 14. Connective tissue diseases -- 15. Light-related diseases and disorders of pigmentation -- 16. Benign skin tumors -- 17. Premalignant and malignant non-melanoma skin tumors -- 18. Nevi and malignant melanoma -- 19. Vascular tumors and malformations -- 20. Hair and nail diseases -- 21. Neonatal disease -- 22. Cutaneous manifestations of internal disease -- App. A. Skin wellness -- App. B. Primary, secondary, and special lesions -- App. C. Differential diagnoses by body region -- App. D. Quantity of cream to apply and dispense -- App. E. Dermatologic formulary
Summary "Skin Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment has been written to fit the clinical needs of every busy primary care provider. Specifically designed for quick reference, the book focuses on the 250 diseases most likely to be seen in everyday practice, and includes practical and clear advice for diagnosis and therapy, including anterior and posterior diagrams of where diseases may be found on the body, classification of primary, secondary and special lesions, and over 700 never-before published full-color photographs that show the classic manifestations of disease and rarer variations. The coverage of pediatric skin disease is also covered throughout, together with clinical pearls and advice on when to refer the patient to the specialist." "This book is an essential resource for primary care practitioners, internists nurse practitioners, physician assistants, emergency room physicians, and medical students studying for the boards."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Skin -- Diseases -- Treatment.
Skin -- Diseases -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Skin -- Diseases -- Treatment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Skin -- Diseases -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Skin Diseases -- diagnosis.
Skin Diseases -- therapy.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Habif, Thomas P.
LC no. 2004059393
ISBN 0323027539 :