This concise and practical reference, tailored for fellows, residents, and medical students rotating on allergy, asthma and immunology subspecialty services, covers both inpatient and outpatient management of these specific areas with the same clinical practicality as the widely popular Washington Manualac of Medical Therapeutics. It is the result of a collaborative effort of residents, fellows, and clinical faculty from the distinguished Washington University School of Medicine and serves as a practical quick reference guide to the diagnosis and treatment of allergy, asthma and immunologic disease. New features include: Am Consistent formatting of chapters including the format of individual diseases and symptoms revised to follow specific subheadings Am New chapters have been added Am Extensively updated to include chapter rewrites where necessary to reflect current clinical practices and understanding of allergic and immunologic diseases Don't miss the other key topics in The Washington Manualac Subspecialty Consult Series Am Hematology and Oncology Am Infectious Disease Am Nephrology Am Rheumatology Am Gastroenterology The Washington Manualac is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.Prior to hospital admission and surgical procedures, screening questions should be asked to identify patients with possible latex sensitization (Table 17-1). aa Once LA is detected, documentation and education regarding latex avoidance is anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Washington Manual of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Subspecialty Consult|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2012-08-15|