This new addition to the 5-Minute Clinical Consult Series covers all aspects of adult critical care. Following the highly successful format of the series, each entry consists of a two-page spread covering basics such as definition and pathophysiology and progressing through diagnosis to medications and synopses of surgical interventions and complications. Over 200 topics are covered. Algorithms for common and complex diagnoses and treatment options are included in a special section.DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS r Malignancy r Cardiomyopathy r Myxedema r Lymphoma r Protein losing enteropathy r ... 6 months for the development of hepatocellular carcinoma with Ip-fetoprotein level and an imaging study ( ultrasound, MRI, or CT scan). ... CODES. ICD9 r 571.2 Alcoholic cirrhosis of liver r 571.5 Cirrhosis of liver without mention of alcohol r 571.8 Other chronic nonalcoholic liver diseaseanbsp;...
|Title||:||The 5-Minute ICU Consult|
|Author||:||Jose R. Yunen, Gyorgy Frendl|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2012-01-06|