Endocrine Emergencies Book

Endocrine Emergencies


  • Author : Lynn Loriaux
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-04-20
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 280
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030674557

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Endocrine Emergencies Excerpt :

Medical emergencies due to disorders of the endocrine system represent a unique category of clinical care. Hypotension, fever, palpitations, confusion, and electrolyte abnormalities are all signs of disparate endocrine emergencies that require immediate diagnoses and treatment. Recognition of endocrine emergencies will frequently lead to rapid improvement and stabilization of the patient. Now in a revised and expanded second edition including the latest clinical guidelines and protocols, Endocrine Emergencies serves as a handy single reference for any endocrinologist, internist, hospitalist, and emergency medicine physician to rapidly identify and initiate treatment. Topics covered include acute adrenal insufficiency, diabetic ketoacidosis, thyroid storm, hyponatremia, and myxedema coma, among many others. Each chapter opens with a precis that provides, in a single page, a presentation of symptoms, workup, and therapy. This serves as a rapid, “off the shelf” cue to immediately begin a differential diagnoses and therapy plan. The remainder of each chapter is an in-depth review of the pathophysiology, diagnoses, and management of the disease process. Book chapters are written by experts in the field and reflect the consensus and standard of care for specific endocrine emergencies. Updated with the latest clinical evidence and treatment options, Endocrine Emergencies remains a valuable resource for practitioners in endocrinology and internal medicine, as well as emergency room physicians, hospital support staff, fellows and residents.

Endocrine and Metabolic Medical Emergencies Book

Endocrine and Metabolic Medical Emergencies


  • Author : Glenn Matfin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-04-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 828
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119374732

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Endocrine and Metabolic Medical Emergencies Excerpt :

The Essential Guide to Recognizing and Treating Acute Endocrine and Metabolic Illness Endocrinology covers some of the most common conditions and serious public health challenges facing medicine today, and endocrine and metabolic emergencies constitute a large proportion of the clinical workload. Endocrine and Metabolic Medical Emergencies: A Clinician’s Guide provides a singular reference to help endocrinologists, acute and general medicine clinicians, hospitalists and critical care physicians, and general practitioners recognize the symptoms of endocrine emergencies and provide the highest standards of care. Already the definitive and most comprehensive guide to endocrine emergency care, this new second edition: provides acute care guidance for a range of both common and unusual endocrine emergencies; details the effects of acute medical and critical illness on metabolic and endocrine systems, and their impacts on endocrine investigations; discusses special patient populations, including the impacts of aging, pregnancy, transplantation, late-effects, perioperative, inherited metabolic disorders and HIV/AIDS on presentation and management; and features detailed coverage of disorders by system, as well as, metabolic bone diseases, neuroendocrine tumors, and more. Packed with case studies, images, and chapters written by distinguished authors, this guide is designed for both quick reference and study. Coverage includes the presentation, diagnosis, management, and treatment of endocrine and metabolic disorders in an acute care setting, as well as the most up-to-date guidance on issues including clinical lipidology, glucose, sodium, calcium and phosphate, and more. Blending the latest science with clinical and practical advice, this invaluable resource helps clinicians stay up to date with the field’s relevant body of knowledge while providing the practical, clinical insight they need in order to provide their patients with the utmost level of care.

Endocrine Emergencies  E Book Book

Endocrine Emergencies E Book


  • Author : Alexander L. Shifrin
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2021-05-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 368
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323760980

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Endocrine Emergencies E Book Excerpt :

Endocrine emergencies are often potentially life-threatening and can be easily overlooked in patients with no history of endocrine disease. Endocrine Emergencies is a practical guide to identification and treatment for today’s clinicians, offering essential coverage of common and serious emergencies related to endocrine metabolic conditions of the thyroid, parathyroid, pituitary, and adrenal glands. Guides clinicians on how to recognize, diagnose, and treat each condition using up-to-date diagnostic techniques and therapeutics. Provides full-color, state-of-the-art coverage of key topics such as acute thyrotoxicosis and thyroid storm, ocular emergencies in Graves’ ophthalmopathy, diabetic ketoacidosis, hypopituitarism, postoperative thyroid surgical emergencies, pheochromocytoma, and much more. Features separate chapters on emergencies related to neuroendocrine tumors, pregnant patients, and pediatric patients. Includes sections on emergency overview, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment in each chapter.

Endocrine Emergencies Book

Endocrine Emergencies


  • Author : Lynn Loriaux
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-19
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 287
  • ISBN 10 : 9781627036979

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Endocrine Emergencies Excerpt :

Endocrine Emergencies: Recognition and Treatment offers a state-of-the-art update on the management of endocrine, diabetic, and metabolic emergencies. Developed by renowned experts, this comprehensive and easy to read title brings the field fully up to date, setting a high standard for diagnosis and treatment in each category. All chapters begin with a summary that presents, in concentrated form, what the physician needs to know to begin the evaluation and emergency treatment of the known endocrine emergencies. This is followed by an extended discussion of the pathophysiology that can be read after initial treatment has begun. Covering such areas as hypoglycemia, acute adrenal insufficiency, ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, thyroid storm, and pituitary apoplexy, just to name several, Endocrine Emergencies: Recognition and Treatment is an invaluable, practical resource that will be of great interest to endocrinologists, internal medicine and emergency room physicians, fellows and residents.

Practical Emergency Resuscitation and Critical Care Book

Practical Emergency Resuscitation and Critical Care


  • Author : Kaushal Shah
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-24
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 507
  • ISBN 10 : 9781107626850

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Practical Emergency Resuscitation and Critical Care Excerpt :

Portable, concise and evidence-based clinical information on critical care topics for medical students and residents.

Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine Book

Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine


  • Author : Punit S. Ramrakha
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1011
  • ISBN 10 : 0198520727

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Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine Excerpt :

This practical guide to the management of emergency situations in everyday clinical practice contains details on how to treat acute medical emergencies and how to provide treatment for the patient while awaiting specialist help.

Endocrine and Metabolic Emergencies  An Issue of Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America  Book

Endocrine and Metabolic Emergencies An Issue of Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America


  • Author : George C. Willis
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-04-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 241
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323297042

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Endocrine and Metabolic Emergencies An Issue of Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America Excerpt :

This issue of Emergency Medicine Clinics edited by Drs. George Willis and Tyson Pillow focuses on Endocrine and Metabolic Emergencies and covers topics such as: Diabetes Mellitus, Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Adrenal Emergencies, Derangements of Pottasium, Derangements of Sodium/Water Balance, Derangements of Calcium, Magnesium, and Phosphorus, Metabolic Acidosis, Neonatal Endocrine Emergencies and more.

Endocrine Emergencies  Endocrinology in Intensive Care and Preoperative Care Book

Endocrine Emergencies Endocrinology in Intensive Care and Preoperative Care


  • Author : Mustafa Sahin
  • Publisher : Nova Science Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 75
  • ISBN 10 : 1634637453

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Endocrine Emergencies Endocrinology in Intensive Care and Preoperative Care Excerpt :

Descriptions of endocrinology will change in the years to come. Endocrinology is not only concerned about the diseases of the known endocrine organs. We know now organs that were not previously recognized as endocrine organs such as the heart and skin are in fact endocrine organs. Endocrinology is a science of knowledge transfer in the human body. Endocrine diseases like diabetes, metabolic syndrome, obesity, polycystic ovary syndrome, hypertension and thyroid disorders are so common in the population. Each exceeds 10% of the total population. Endocrinologic evaluation of whole diseases of emergency situations and critical care situations are important, as well as known endocrine organ diseases in these units. Also, preoperative, perioperative, postoperative evaluation and management of endocrine diseases are very important. This book is the written first edition of a work that may be beneficial for endocrinology and internal medicine residents, surgeons, and medical students. The book purpose is to cover the up-to-date practical endocrine emergencies, perioperative evaluation and endocrine aspects of critical care. If you send us your comments, feedback and chapter headline suggestions, we can make changes in the new edition of this book according to suggestions.

Greenspan s Basic and Clinical Endocrinology  Tenth Edition Book

Greenspan s Basic and Clinical Endocrinology Tenth Edition


  • Author : David G. Gardner
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2017-10-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 896
  • ISBN 10 : 9781259589294

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Greenspan s Basic and Clinical Endocrinology Tenth Edition Excerpt :

A full-color guide to the entire field of clinical endocrinology and its scientific underpinnings – updated with the latest breakthroughs and developments Greenspan’s Basic & Clinical Endocrinology delivers a succinct, leading-edge overview of the underlying molecular biology of the endocrine system and the latest perspectives on the diagnosis and treatment of specific diseases and disorders. Featuring an enhanced design that includes hundreds of full-color illustrations and clinical photographs, Greenspan’s is a true must-have during traditional or integrated courses in endocrinology, endocrinology rotation, or exam prep in internal medicine and endocrinology and as reference for disease management. Greenspan’s provides clinically relevant coverage of metabolic bone disease, pancreatic hormones and diabetes mellitus, hypoglycemia, obesity, geriatric endocrinology, and many other diseases and disorders. Supporting this essential material is a handy appendix of normal hormone reference ranges across the lifespan. Here’s why Greenspan’s is an essential tool for learning how to manage endocrine patients: • The Tenth Edition is enhanced by updated content throughout each chapter • NEW CHAPTERS on Transgender Endocrinology and Disorders of Sexual Determination and Differentiation • Important chapter on Evidence-Based Endocrinology and Clinical Epidemiology • Concise, balanced coverage of both scientific and clinical principles that guide patient management • The best source for current concepts in endocrine pathophysiology to aid clinical decision making • The most practical, current insights into diagnostic testing • More than 270 full-color illustrations and clinical photographs If you are in need of a well-illustrated, completely up-to-date guide to the entire field of clinical endocrinology, this trusted classic belongs on your desk or computer.

Handbook of Equine Emergencies E Book Book

Handbook of Equine Emergencies E Book


  • Author : Debra Catherine Archer
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-12-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 10 : 9780702054174

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Handbook of Equine Emergencies E Book Excerpt :

There are approximately 5,780 vets in the UK seeing horses regularly and 800 final year students per year studying equine. Equine emergencies (e.g. Musculoskeletal, Respiratory, Ophthalmic or Foal) are regular occurrences: most vets are not called out regularly enough to become specialists, but do need to know enough to treat these emergencies. The idea of this book is to be a quick practical reference guide that a vet could keep handy in such emergencies. Currently there are no other easy to use pocketbooks on this subject in the market. The existing Equine Emergencies texts are either aimed at horse owners or are too detailed to be useful in this context, very large and include uncommon equine emergencies and advanced techniques that are irrelevant to the mixed practitioner. - Suitable for all equine practitioners - Concise and practical layout and content - Accessible online downloads

Endocrine Surgery Book

Endocrine Surgery


  • Author : Anand Kumar Mishra
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-12-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 497
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429578878

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Endocrine Surgery Excerpt :

This comprehensive book on Endocrine Surgery covers disorders of thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands along with neuroendocrine tumors of pancreas and gastrointestinal tract. It is a comprehensive, up-to-date treatise covering embryology, anatomy, etiology, clinical manifestations, diagnoses, and treatment modalities of surgical endocrine diseases. The authors explore the pertinent surgical endocrinology topics with a South Asian perspective. Color illustrations, flowcharts and tables make the topics lucid for professionals. This book provides the essential information surgeons require for evaluation and management of patients, both with straight forward, and complex endocrine problems. Key Features Focusses on concise yet comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of surgical endocrine diseases Discusses Robot Assisted Endocrine Surgery and explores its impact on healthcare finances Highlights the difference between practices used in western and resource limited countries by incorporating a South Asian perspective for region specific diseases.

Endocrine Diseases in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period Book

Endocrine Diseases in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period


  • Author : Nadia Barghouthi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-12-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 202
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000537246

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Endocrine Diseases in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period Excerpt :

This book delivers comprehensive explanations of normal hormonal physiology during pregnancy and descriptions of the hormonal pathology associated with various endocrine disease states. In addition, it serves as a relevant and synoptic resource for the clinical management of endocrine disorders in pregnancy and the prepartum and postpartum periods. Evaluation and management of endocrine disorders including, but not limited to, diabetes mellitus, thyroid disease, and various endocrine tumors are discussed. It provides readers with a detailed overview in a compact and easy-to-read format. This book serves as essential reading for Endocrinology fellows and Obstetrics and Gynecology residents. KEY FEATURES Explains normal physiology of pregnancy in addition to the physiology, evaluation, and management of endocrine diseases in pregnancy and in the prepartum and postpartum periods Explores from a clinical standpoint with practical applications; useful for students, residents, fellows, mid-level providers, and practicing physicians Discusses special considerations and emerging topics including pregnancy in transgender men, obesity and metabolism, and endocrine emergencies

The Practice of Emergency and Critical Care Neurology Book

The Practice of Emergency and Critical Care Neurology


  • Author : Eelco F. M. Wijdicks
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 937
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190259556

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The Practice of Emergency and Critical Care Neurology Excerpt :

Companion to: Neurologic complications of critical illness / Eelco F.M. Wijdicks. 3rd ed. 2009.

Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian E Book Book

Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian E Book


  • Author : Signe J. Plunkett
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-10-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 901
  • ISBN 10 : 9780702054303

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Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian E Book Excerpt :

The new edition of the hugely successful Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian gives you all the information you need to form a diagnosis quick and accurately, establish a prognosis and recommend treatment for a patient suffering and illness, injury or toxic event. Easy-to-read bullet-point text gives quick access to the most essential information needed to treat emergency cases quickly and efficiently. Loads of practical appendices of commonly used drugs and supplements, drugs in special circumstances (e.g. safe drugs in pregnancy, drugs to avoid in renal failure, etc.), clinical chemistry and laboratory data, conversion tables, and many more, are included for easy reference to essential data. With step-by-step coverage of cardiopulmonary emergencies, trauma gastrointestinal emergencies, toxicological events, a greatly expanded chapter on exotic pets, and much more, Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian gives you the facts you need to help you save more lives faster! All you need to know to manage every small animal emergency case you will encounter Many excellent and practical appendices of drugs, poisons, lab data, haematology Takes the diagnosis-prognosis-treatment approach to every emergency situation Easy-to-access format, with concise text and lots of lists Divided into organ systems, making it easy to locate information in a hurry Handy information on what to tell the owner in emergency injury situations Expanded chapter on Emergencies in Exotic Species Text updated throughout Information on drugs is updated New cover design to make the new edition stand out Flexicover to protect the book against heavy usage - this is not a book that will remain on the shelves