Achalasia, (Swallowing Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions

Achalasia, (Swallowing Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions

Achalasia is a swallowing disorder of motility of the lower esophageal or cardiac sphincter.The smooth muscle layer of the esophagus has decreased peristalsis and inability of the sphincter to relax produces a functional stricture or functional esophageal stenosis.The tube that brings food from the mouth to the stomach is the esophagus.Achalasia makes it harder for […]

Diagnosis, Prevalence, Pathways, Consequences & Treatment of Insomnia (Report)

Diagnosis, Prevalence, Pathways, Consequences & Treatment of Insomnia (Report)

Insomnia is a sleep disorder that may occur acutely and dissipate or may become a vexing chronic disorder. Although difficulty in initiating and/or maintaining sleep is a fairly straightforward complaint, a thorough assessment of the presenting insomnia is well worth the upfront effort before formulating and delivering a specific intervention strategy. The pathophysiology of insomnia […]

CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment Study Guide, 2E

CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment Study Guide, 2E

The ultimate case-based study guide based on the most popular annual resource in internal medicine—now updated CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment Study Guide facilitates your analysis of test cases and enhances your recall of internal medicine topics, making it invaluable preparation for any internal medicine examination. Organized according the Core Curriculum of the Clerkship Directors […]

Ferri's Differential Diagnosis

Ferri’s Differential Diagnosis

Ferri’s Differential Diagnosis is a quick reference to the differential diagnosis, etiology, and classification of clinical disorders, signs, and symptoms. Dr. Fred F. Ferri-the respected best-selling author-presents over 1000 signs, symptoms, and clinical disorders. Comprehensive yet small enough to fit in your pocket, this portable guide is a rapid resource for everything you see in […]

CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment Flashcards, 2E

CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment Flashcards, 2E

All the content of the most popular annual resource in internal medicine—in a skill-building flashcard format CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment Flashcards contains 250 flashcards drawn from the pages of the core CMDT text that facilitate your analysis of test cases and enhances your recall of internal medicine topics. Included in this handy, quick-reference sourcebook […]

21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Vietnam Veterans and Agent Orange Exposure - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Medical Care for Wartime Dioxin Herbicide Exposure (Veterans Health Issues Series)

21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Vietnam Veterans and Agent Orange Exposure – Symptoms, Diagnosis, Medical Care for Wartime Dioxin Herbicide Exposure (Veterans Health Issues Series)

The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on Vietnam Veterans and Agent Orange Exposure provides essential information for health care providers about the impact of the dioxin-containing herbicide on soldiers in the war. It serves as an introduction to the long-term health consequences of exposure to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam. This […]