Friday, January 1, 2010

Free eBook: Endocrine Secrets

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Features

  • Offers access to the complete contents of the text and other community features online via the STUDENTConsult.com website.
  • Includes a list of the “Top 100 Secrets” to keep in mind during residency and practice.
  • Features a new, more compact trim size (5 1/4" x 8 1/2") for enhanced portability.
  • Makes information easier to find with a new, two-color page layout and “Key Points” boxes.
  • Identifies useful websites to facilitate obtaining additional information on a specific topic, and provides live links in online version.Your purchase of this book entitles you to access www.studentconsult.com at no extra charge. This innovative web site offers you...
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    What's New

    • Offers access to the complete contents of the text and other community features online via the STUDENTConsult.com website.
    • Includes a list of the “Top 100 Secrets” to keep in mind during residency and practice.
    • Features a new, more compact trim size (5 1/4" x 8 1/2") for enhanced portability.
    • Makes information easier to find with a new, two-color page layout and “Key Points” boxes.
    • Identifies useful websites to facilitate obtaining additional information on a specific topic, and provides live links in online version.

     

    Contents

    FUEL METABOLISM
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    2. Intensive Insulin Therapy
    3. Acute Complications of Diabetes Mellitus
    4. Chronic Complications of Diabetes Mellitus
    5. Diabetes in Pregnancy
    6. Infections in Diabetic Persons
    7. Hypoglycemia
    8. Lipid Disorders
    9. Obesity

    BONE AND MINERAL DISORDERS
    10. Osteoporosis
    11. Measurement of Bone Mass
    12. Osteomalacia and Rickets
    13. Paget’s Disease of Bone
    14. Hypercalcemia
    15. Hyperparathyroidism
    16. Hypercalcemia of Malignancy
    17. Hypocalcemia
    18. Nephrolithiasis

    PITUITARY AND HYPOTHALAMIC DISORDERS
    19. Pituitary Insufficiency
    20. Nonfunctioning Pituitary Tumors
    21. Prolactin-secreting Pituitary Tumors
    22. Growth Hormone-secreting Pituitary Tumors
    23. Glycoprotein-secreting Pituitary Tumors
    24. Cushing’s Syndrome
    25. Disorders of Water Metabolism
    26. Disorders of Growth
    27. Growth Hormone Use and Abuse

    ADRENAL DISORDERS
    28. Primary Aldosteronism
    29. Pheochromocytoma
    30. Adrenal Malignancies
    31. Adrenal Insufficiency
    32. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

    THYROID DISORDERS
    33. Thyroid Testing
    34. Hyperthyroidism
    35. Hypothyroidism
    36. Thyroiditis
    37. Thyroid Nodules and Goiter
    38. Thyroid Cancer
    39. Thyroid Emergencies
    40. Euthyroid Sick Syndrome
    41. Thyroid Disease and Pregnancy
    42. Psychiatric Disorders and Thyroid Disease

    REPRODUCTIVE ENDOCRINOLOGY
    43. Disorders of Sexual Differentiation
    44. Disorders of Puberty
    45. Male Hypogonadism
    46. Impotence
    47. Gynecomastia
    48. Amenorrhea
    49. Galactorrhea
    50. Hirsutism and Virilization
    51. Infertility
    52. Menopause
    53. Use and Abuse of Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids

    MISCELLANEOUS
    54. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
    55. Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndromes
    56. Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors
    57. Carcinoid Syndrome
    58. Cutaneous Manifestations of Diabetes Mellitus and Thyroid Disease
    59. Inherited Hormone Resistance Syndromes
    60. Aging and Endocrinology
    61. Endocrine Surgery
    62. Endocrinology in the Managed Care Environment
    63. Endocrine Case Studies
    64. Famous People with Endocrine Disorders

    Interesting Endocrine Facts and Figures

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