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Chapter 1 – History and Physical Examination

Chapter 1 – History and Physical Examination Marion E. Couch It is a privilege to be a physician requested to evaluate a person and render an opinion and diagnosis. The importance of an accurate, detailed history cannot be overemphasized because it is the framework on which the otolaryngologist places all available information, building toward an […]

CHAPTER 1 APPROACH TO THE PATIENT

CHAPTER 1 APPROACH TO THE PATIENT Williams Hematology CHAPTER 1 APPROACH TO THE PATIENT ERNEST BEUTLER MARSHALL A. LICHTMAN BARRY S. COLLER THOMAS J. KIPPS URI SELIGSOHN WILLIAM J. WILLIAMS History Drugs and Chemicals General Symptoms Specific Symptoms Family History Sexual History Physical Examination Skin Chapter References Ideally, the physician’s goal is to prevent illness, […]

CHAPTER 1 ENDOCRINOLOGY AND THE ENDOCRINE PATIENT

CHAPTER 1 ENDOCRINOLOGY AND THE ENDOCRINE PATIENT Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism CHAPTER 1 ENDOCRINOLOGY AND THE ENDOCRINE PATIENT KENNETH L. BECKER, ERIC S. NYLÉN, AND RICHARD H. SNIDER, J R. Definitions Role of the Endocrine System Hormones   Chemical Classification   Sources, Controls, and Functions   Transport     Types of Secretory […]