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Obstetrics in Family Medicine : A Practical Guide

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Paul Lyons. (Second edition) --Cham: Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Humana Press , c2015.
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This book surveys the normal obstetrics encountered in primary care and serves as a practical guide to the evaluation and management of common prenatal, peripartum, and postpartum complications. Thoroughly revised and updated, Obstetrics in Family Medicine, Second Edition, addresses the major issues and problems related to each stage and outlines management protocols. It provides critical information about physical and ultrasound examinations, laboratory tests, drug toxicities, and screening te…
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Lyons, Paul
Responsibility
Paul Lyons
Edition
Second edition
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvii, 221 p. : 9 illus.)
Series Title
Current clinical practice
ISBN
9783319200774
9783319200767 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
Obstetrics - methods
Pregnancy Complications
Abstract
This book surveys the normal obstetrics encountered in primary care and serves as a practical guide to the evaluation and management of common prenatal, peripartum, and postpartum complications. Thoroughly revised and updated, Obstetrics in Family Medicine, Second Edition, addresses the major issues and problems related to each stage and outlines management protocols. It provides critical information about physical and ultrasound examinations, laboratory tests, drug toxicities, and screening techniques and highlights new and emerging areas of obstetrical care, such as prenatal testing protocols, treatment options for HIV in pregnancy, and antenatal monitoring. Key points for each topic are summarized in tabular form for quick reference and diagnostic flow charts illuminate all aspects of the decision-making process. Concise and clinically oriented, this book is designed to help primary and family medicine physicians improve the quality of women's health care.
Contents
Part I. Preconception and Prenatal Care -- Physiology -- Preconception Counseling -- Prenatal Care -- Medications in Pregnancy -- Part II. Complications of Pregnancy -- Dysmorphic Growth and Genetic Abnormalities -- Intrauterine Growth Restriction -- Preterm Labor -- Premature Rupture of Membranes -- Early Pregnancy Bleeding -- Late Pregnancy Bleeding -- Recurrent Pregnancy Loss -- Rh Isoimmunization -- Infection in Pregnancy -- Hypertension in Pregnancy -- Diabetes in Pregnancy -- Multi gestational Pregnancy -- Post-Dates Pregnancy -- Part III. Labor and Delivery -- Normal Labor -- Induction and Augmentation -- Pain Management in Labor -- Operative Delivery -- Part IV. Complications of Labor and Delivery -- Prolonged Labor -- Shoulder Dystocia -- Malpresentation -- Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring -- Maternal Fever in Labor -- Postpartum Hemorrhage -- Perineal Laceration and Episiotomy -- Part V. Postpartum Management -- Newborn Evaluation -- Routine Hospital Postpartum Management -- Complications of the Hospital Postpartum Period.
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Swanson's family medicine review

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editor-in-chief, Alfred T. Tallia ; co-editors, Joseph E. Scerger, Nancy Dickey. (8th edition) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2017.
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Includes nearly 2,500 case-based questions and answer rationales, newly updated to reflect the most current developments in practice. Chapter Summaries offer a quick review of the concepts-great for last-minute exam preparation. Open-ended Clinical Case Management Problems in each chapter provide additional opportunities for articulating your understanding of key topics. Features the most current information on concussion management, palliative care, pain management, and more.
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Tallia, Alfred T.
Scherger, Joseph E.
Dickey, Nancy
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editor-in-chief, Alfred T. Tallia ; co-editors, Joseph E. Scerger, Nancy Dickey
Edition
8th edition
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (879 p.)
ISBN
9780323356329 (print)
9780323444040 (e-Book)
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
Examination questions
Abstract
Includes nearly 2,500 case-based questions and answer rationales, newly updated to reflect the most current developments in practice. Chapter Summaries offer a quick review of the concepts-great for last-minute exam preparation. Open-ended Clinical Case Management Problems in each chapter provide additional opportunities for articulating your understanding of key topics. Features the most current information on concussion management, palliative care, pain management, and more.
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Family Medicine : Principles and Practice

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Paul M. Paulman, Robert B. Taylor, Audrey A. Paulman, Laeth S. Nasir, editors. (Seventh edition) --Cham: Springer Reference , c2017.
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The seventh edition of this classic reference book has been vastly updated from its previous edition to reflect the many changes in clinical medicine since 2003. Family Medicine: Principles and Practice, 7th Edition, is a must-have reference for medical students, residents and practicing physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants actively involved in patient care. New topics included in this edition include: recent changes in screening requirements and immunization schedules; new …
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Paulman, Paul M.
Taylor, Robert B.
Paulman, Audrey A.
Nasir, Laeth S.
Responsibility
Paul M. Paulman, Robert B. Taylor, Audrey A. Paulman, Laeth S. Nasir, editors
Edition
Seventh edition
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer Reference
Date of Publication
c2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxxviii, 1865 pages) : 175 illus., 98 illus. in color
Series Title
Springer reference
ISBN
9783319044149
9783319044132 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
Notes
"eReference"--Publisher.
Abstract
The seventh edition of this classic reference book has been vastly updated from its previous edition to reflect the many changes in clinical medicine since 2003. Family Medicine: Principles and Practice, 7th Edition, is a must-have reference for medical students, residents and practicing physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants actively involved in patient care. New topics included in this edition include: recent changes in screening requirements and immunization schedules; new antibiotics used in primary care; inflammatory biomarkers in diagnosis and management of common diseases; personality disorders; the patient-centered medical home; electronic health records in office practice; chronic pain management; pediatric and adolescent obesity; pelvic pain syndromes; concussion in sports and other trauma; health literacy; venous thromboembolic disease; management of opiate dependence; vaginal birth after cesarean section; autism spectrum disorders and Asperger syndrome; older drivers, dementia and safety; infections with public health significance; and managing mentally ill patients in primary care. This book is organized into short, focused chapters almost exclusively dedicated to topics relevant to daily practice. All lead authors are themselves accomplished family physicians who can specifically address the needs, concerns, and interests of this crucial profession.
Contents
Part I. The Principles of Family Medicine -- Part II. Preventive Care -- Part III. Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Postpartum Care -- Part IV. Care of the Infant, Child, and Adolescent -- Part V. Care of the Elderly -- Part VI. Family Conflict and Violence -- Part VII. Behavioral and Psychiatric Problems -- Part VIII. Allergy -- Part IX. Infectious Diseases -- Part X. Environmental and Occupational Health Problems -- Part XI. Injury and Poisoning -- Part XII. Care of the Athlete -- Part XIII. Common Clinical Problems -- Part XIV. Nervous System -- Part XV. The Eye -- Part XVI. The Ear, Nose, and Throat -- Part XVII. The Cardiovascular System -- Part XVIII. The Respiratory System -- Part XIX. The Digestive System -- Part XX. The Renal, Urinary, and Male Genital Systems -- Part XXI. The Female Reproductive System and Women’s Health -- Part XXII. The Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue -- Part XXIII. The Skin and Subcutaneous Tissues -- Part XXIV. The Endocrine and Metabolic System -- Part XXV. The Blood and Hematopoietic System -- Part XXVI. Family Medicine Applications
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Canadian family practice guidelines

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Jill Cash, Cheryl Glass, Debbie Fraser ... [et al.]. --New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company , c2020.
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Cash, Jill
Responsibility
Jill Cash, Cheryl Glass, Debbie Fraser ... [et al.]
Alternate Title
Family practice guidelines
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource
ISBN
9780826194978
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice - Canada - guideline
Family medicine - standards
Family medicine - Canada
Specialty
Family Practice
Format
e-Book
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Family Medicine : Principles and Practice

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edited by Paul Paulman, Robert Taylor. (Seventh edition) --New York, NY: Springer , c2017.
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The seventh edition of this classic reference book has been vastly updated from its previous edition to reflect the many changes in clinical medicine since 2003. Although the book is intended for family physicians, the wide scope of clinical problems in the book will appeal to clinicians in many specialties. Family Medicine, 7th Edition, is a must-have reference for medical students, residents and practicing physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants involved in patient care. Thi…
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Paulman, Paul
Taylor, Robert
Responsibility
edited by Paul Paulman, Robert Taylor
Edition
Seventh edition
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (approx. 1200 p.) : 200 illus., 100 illus. in color
Series Title
Springer reference
ISBN
9781493907793
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
Specialty
General Practice
Notes
"Living reference work."
Abstract
The seventh edition of this classic reference book has been vastly updated from its previous edition to reflect the many changes in clinical medicine since 2003. Although the book is intended for family physicians, the wide scope of clinical problems in the book will appeal to clinicians in many specialties. Family Medicine, 7th Edition, is a must-have reference for medical students, residents and practicing physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants involved in patient care. This book is organized into short, focused chapters almost exclusively dedicated to topics relevant to daily practice. All lead authors are accomplished family physicians who can specifically address the needs, concerns, and interests of this crucial profession. New chapters include Management of Mentally Ill Patients in Primary Care; Autism Spectrum Disorders; Care of the Difficult Patient; Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias of the Elderly; Disorders of Nutrition; and Patient-Centered Medical Home.
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Sex- and Gender-Based Women's Health

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Sarah A. Tilstra, Deborah Kwolek, Julie L. Mitchell, Brigid M. Dolan, Michael P. Carson. Springer , 2020.
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Sarah A. Tilstra, Deborah Kwolek, Julie L. Mitchell, Brigid M. Dolan, Michael P. Carson
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxii, 636 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9783030506957
Specialty
Gynecology
Internal Medicine
Family Practice
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e-Book
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Shared Struggles

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Ann F. Schrooten, Barry P. Markovitz. Copernicus , 2021.
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Ann F. Schrooten, Barry P. Markovitz
Publisher
Copernicus
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxii, 260 pages)
ISBN
9783030680206
Specialty
Pediatrics
Family Practice
Format
e-Book
Location
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Female and Male Contraception

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Maria Cristina Meriggiola, Kristina Gemzell-Danielsson. Springer , 2021.
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Maria Cristina Meriggiola, Kristina Gemzell-Danielsson
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2021
Physical Description
1 online resource (ix, 460 pages) : illustrations
Series Title
Trends in andrology and sexual medicine
ISBN
9783030709327
Specialty
Gynecology
Family Practice
Endocrinology
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e-Book
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Cardiology in Family Practice : A Practical Guide

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Steven Hollenberg, Stephen Heitner. (2nd ed.) --New York, NY: Humana Press , c2012.
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The second edition of Cardiology In Family Practice: A Practical Guide offers a clear description of state-of-the-art approaches to cardiovascular illnesses specifically tailored for family physicians and primary care practitioners. Comprehensively updated from the first edition in 2006, this revision includes discussion of: stable angina, acute coronary syndromes, arrhythmias, hypertension, congestive heart failure, valvular disease, pericardial diseases, prevention of bacterial endocarditis, …
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Hollenberg, Steven
Other Authors
Heitner, Stephen
Responsibility
Steven Hollenberg, Stephen Heitner
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 159 p. : 18 ill., 9 ill. in color)
Series Title
Current clinical practice
ISBN
9781617793851
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
Subjects (LCSH)
Family medicine
Cardiology
Abstract
The second edition of Cardiology In Family Practice: A Practical Guide offers a clear description of state-of-the-art approaches to cardiovascular illnesses specifically tailored for family physicians and primary care practitioners. Comprehensively updated from the first edition in 2006, this revision includes discussion of: stable angina, acute coronary syndromes, arrhythmias, hypertension, congestive heart failure, valvular disease, pericardial diseases, prevention of bacterial endocarditis, hyperlipidemia. Containing illustrations and ECGs and written in an easy-to-read format and emphasizing practical techniques for evaluation and treatment, Cardiology in Family Practice, second edition, remains a concise and useful summary of the most important medical and scientific cardiovascular topics for the primary care environment.
Contents
Stable Angina -- Acute Coronary Syndromes -- Arrhythmias -- Hypertension -- Congestive Heart Failure -- Valvular Disease -- Pericardial Disease -- Prevention of Bacterial Endocarditis -- Hyperlipidemia.
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Textbook of family medicine

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edited by Robert E. Rakel, David P. Rakel. (8th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier/Saunders , c2011.
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"Edited by Robert E. Rakel, MD and David P. Rakel, MD, Textbook of Family Medicine remains your first choice for complete guidance on the principles of family medicine, primary care in the community, and all aspects of clinical practice. Ideal for both residents and practicing physicians, it includes evidence-based, practical information to optimize your patient care and prepare you for the ABFM exam. The full-color format features a clean, quick-reference layout that makes it easy for you to …
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Rakel, Robert E
Rakel, David
Responsibility
edited by Robert E. Rakel, David P. Rakel
Edition
8th ed.
Alternate Title
Family medicine
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier/Saunders
Date of Publication
c2011
Physical Description
1 online resource (xix, 1169 p.)
ISBN
9781437735673
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
Evidence-Based Medicine
Patient Education as Topic
Subjects (LCSH)
Family medicine - Textbooks
Family Practice
Evidence-Based Medicine
Patient Education as Topic
Comprehensive health care
Abstract
"Edited by Robert E. Rakel, MD and David P. Rakel, MD, Textbook of Family Medicine remains your first choice for complete guidance on the principles of family medicine, primary care in the community, and all aspects of clinical practice. Ideal for both residents and practicing physicians, it includes evidence-based, practical information to optimize your patient care and prepare you for the ABFM exam. The full-color format features a clean, quick-reference layout that makes it easy for you to put information to work immediately in your practice."--Publisher's description.
Contents
Principles of family medicine -- The family physician -- The patient-centered medical home -- Psychosocial influences on health -- Care of the elderly patient -- Care of the dying patient -- Preventive health care -- Lifestyle interventions and behavior change -- Interpreting the medical literature: applying evidence-based medicine in practice -- Using health information technology for optimal patient care and service -- Clinical problem solving -- Complementary and alternative medicine: integration into primary care -- Establishing rapport -- Patient education -- Interviewing techniques -- Interpreting laboratory tests -- Practice of family medicine -- Infectious diseases -- Care of the adult HIV-infected patient -- Pulmonary medicine -- Otorhinolaryngology -- Allergy -- Obstetrics -- Care of the newborn -- Growth and development -- Behavioral problems in children and adolescents -- Gynecology -- Contraception -- Cardiovascular disease -- Common office procedures -- Sports medicine -- Common issues in orthopedics -- Back: cervical and thoracolumbar spine -- Rheumatology and musculoskeletal problems -- Dermatology -- Diabetes mellitus -- Endocrinology -- Obesity -- Nutrition and family medicine -- Gastroenterology -- Hematology -- Urinary tract disorders -- Ophthalmology -- Neurology -- Medical human sexuality -- Clinical genetics (genomics) -- Crisis intervention, trauma, and intimate partner violence -- Difficult patients: personality disorders and somatoform complaints -- Anxiety and depression -- Delirium and dementia -- Alcohol use disorders -- Nicotine addiction -- Drug abuse -- Herbs and other dietary supplements.
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Family practice guidelines

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Cash, Jill C. (2nd ed.) --New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company , 2011.
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Cash, Jill C.
Other Authors
Glass, Cheryl A.
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Date of Publication
2011
ISBN
9786612941375
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
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e-Book
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Running Group Visits in Your Practice

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by Edward B. Noffsinger. --New York, NY: Springer-Verlag , c2009.
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Noffsinger, Edward B
Responsibility
by Edward B. Noffsinger
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2009
ISBN
9780387686806
Subjects (MeSH)
Appointments and Schedules
Family Practice
Practice Management, Medical - organization & administration
Subjects (LCSH)
Practice of medicine
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Family-Oriented Primary Care

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by Susan H. McDaniel, Jeri Hepworth, Thomas L. Campbell, Alan Lorenz. (2nd ed.) --New York, NY: Springer Science+Business Media , c2005.
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McDaniel, Susan H
Other Authors
Hepworth, Jeri
Campbell, Thomas L
Lorenz, Alan
Responsibility
by Susan H. McDaniel, Jeri Hepworth, Thomas L. Campbell, Alan Lorenz
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Science+Business Media
Date of Publication
c2005
ISBN
9780387263106
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
Primary Health Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Primary health care
Format
e-Book
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Textbook of family medicine

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Rakel, Robert. (9th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , 2016.
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Author
Rakel, Robert
Edition
9th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
2016
ISBN
9780323239905
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Practice
Evidence-Based Medicine
Patient Education as Topic
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