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Dermatology for Advanced Practice Clinicians: A Practical Approach to Diagnosis and Management, 2nd edition (ePub3+Converted PDF)


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published date: 23 May 21

by Margaret Bobonich (Author), Mary Nolen (Author), Jeremy Honaker PhD MSN FNP-C CWOCN (Author), Douglas DiRuggiero PA-C MHS DMSc (Author)

The newly updated, abundantly illustrated Dermatology for Advanced Practice Clinicians: A Comprehensive Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment, 2nd Edition is your complete, evidence-based guide to accurate and successful assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of cutaneous diseases.

Focusing on the most common and most critical skin conditions, this expertly-written guide offers essential dermatology knowledge for diagnosing and managing a broad range of skin, hair, and nail conditions. Whether in primary care or full-time dermatology, this comprehensive text is both an ideal foundation for new practitioners and an essential companion to experienced clinicians.

Improve your diagnostic accuracy, dermatology knowledge and skills with evidence-based guidance for management:

  • NEW and updated scientific evidence that supports correct diagnoses and treatment
  • NEW organization with sections and chapters grouped based on visual characteristics, anatomical location of condition, or by symptom or patient complaint
  • More than 600 colorful, high-resolution photos that support prompt, accurate diagnoses
  • Numerous charts, tables and detailed images followed by evidenced-based algorithms, pharmacologic management pearls, and NCAA guidelines for treatment of infections
  • Practical support for everyday challenges with clearly worded definitions and descriptions of common presentations
  • Easy-to-follow format for those in primary care, but comprehensive enough for those in full-time dermatology
  • Explains pathophysiology and patient management topics in easy-to-remember terms, including
    • Fundamentals - Structure and function of skin, exam approaches, morphology, dermatologic therapeutics, and photobiology, photoprotection and photodermatoses
    • Skin Tumors - Pigmented lesions and melanoma, precancerous and nonmelanoma skin cancers, benign neoplasms
    • Acne and related disorders
    • Red and Scaly Disorders - Seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, erythroderma, and others
    • Infectious Skin Diseases - Superficial fungal and bacterial infections, viral infections, sexually transmitted disease, HIV and the skin
    • Infestations, Stings and Bites
    • Drugs, Hives and Angioedema - Adverse cutaneous drug reactions
    • Inflammatory Skin Diseases - Treating blisters, inflammatory skin disease, vasculitis and purpura
    • Specialized Skin Structures - Hair disorders; nail disorders; oral cavity, lips, gums, and tongue; genital dermatoses
    • Childhood Skin Disorders
    • Common Office-Based Diagnostic and Wound Care Procedures
  • Chapter features include: 
    • Differential Diagnosis – Boxes featuring the most likely differential diagnoses
    • Clinical Pearls – Highlighting key points from clinical experts on disease management, including pharmacology
    • Clinical Presentations with Skin Findings and Non-Skin Findings
    • Management and Patient Education – Bullet points containing prognosis and complications, patient education, follow-up, and referral and consultation topics

Product details

  • Publisher : LWW; Second edition (July 14, 2021)
  • Language : English
  • Hardcover : 576 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1975148355
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1975148355
  • ISBN-13 : 9781975148355
  • eText ISBN: 9781975148386



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