This useful quick-reference presents all of the key concepts physicians and residents need to know for board certification, re-certification, and general review. Provides a quick synopsis of the most important skin conditions for non-dermatologists. Detailed table of contents and a consistent bulleted format allows instant information retrieval. Coverage includes epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnosis, and treatment.
JUST THE FACTS presents all of the key concepts physicians and residents need to know for board certification, re-certification, and general review. It will also function as a quick synopsis of the most important skin conditions for non-dermatologists. The book follows the design of JUST THE FACTS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE with emphasis on key information. A consistent format will be used throughout for easy use. Epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnosis and treatment are included.
- Covers only the most essential facts relating to subjects such as infections, dermatitis, and blistering.
- Excellent for exam preparation.
- Useful as a quick reference.
- Bulleted format.
- Emphasis on medical conditions that are of concern across medical specialties.
- Table of contents broken down into 20 clearly defined sections for easy access.
- Standardized format used to describe each condition.
CHAPTER 1: PAPULOSQUAMOUS DISORDERS
CHAPTER 2: KERATENIZING DISORDERS
CHAPTER 3: REACTIVE ERYTHEMAS
CHAPTER 4: VASCULITIS
CHAPTER 5: PILOSEBACEOUS AND SWEAT GLAND DISORDERS
CHAPTER 6: DERMATITIS
CHAPTER 7: BACTERIAL INFECTIONS
CHAPTER 8: VIRAL INFECTIONS
CHAPTER 9: FUNGAL INFECTIONS
CHAPTER 10: INFESTATIONS/PARASITES
CHAPTER 11: BLISTERING DISEASES
CHAPTER 12: CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE
CHAPTER 13: SUBCUTANEOUS DISORDERS
CHAPTER 14: DERMAL INFILTRATES
CHAPTER 15: CUTANEOUS ULCERS
CHAPTER 16: PIGMENTARY DISORDERS
CHAPTER 17: CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF SYSTEMIC DISEASE
CHAPTER 18: EPIDERMAL NEOPLASIAS AND ADNEXAL TUMOURS
CHAPTER 19: MELANOCYTIC LESIONS
CHAPTER 20: CUTANEOUS LYMPHOMAS AND HISTIOCYTOSIS
CHAPTER 21: DERMAL TUMOURS
CHAPTER 22: HAIR AND NAIL DISORDERS