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Primary Care Mentor: Clerkship and Self Exam Companion



Key Features


    * State-of-the-art Mentor Tips that convey key information and put details into perspective through the eyes of experienced physicians.

    * Mentoring style to help you understand the PCP’s role on the “front line” of diagnosis and treatment and what that means for smart DDx • judicious use of lab tests • imaging • antibiotics • and referral to the appropriate specialist.


Table of Contents


 I. Overview of Primary Care

    1. Office Management and the Principles of Diagnosis and Management of Ambulatory Patients

    2. Communicating with Patients

    3. Clinical Epidemiology and Principles of Quantitative

    4. Prevention and Screening

    5. Preoperative Evaluation


II. Diagnosis and Management of Common Outpatient Symptoms

    6. Headache

    7. Common Sleep Disorders

    8. Dizziness

    9. Chest Pain

    10. Sinusitis, Bronchitis, and Pharyngitis

    11. Abdominal Pain

    12. Diarrhea

    13. Musculoskeletal Pain

    14. Dermatology in Primary Care

    15. Fatigue

    16. Erectile Dysfunction

    17. Anxiety and Depression

    18. Somatization


III. Diagnosis and Management of Common Chronic Illnesses

    19. Congestive Heart Failure

    20. Hypertension

    21. Asthma

    22. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    23. Diabetes

    24. Hyperlipidemia

    25. Obesity


IV. Diagnosis and Management of Age-Related Conditions

    26. Well Child Visit

    27. Fever in Children

    28. Otitis Media in Children

    29. Geriatric Conditions


V. Women’s Health

    30. Benign Breast Disease

    31. Preconception Care

    32. Hormone Replacement Therapy

    33. Menstrual Disorders

    34. Female Genital Symptoms

    35. Pap Smear and Cervical Cancer Screening

    36. Osteoporosis

    37. Intimate Partner Violence



    A. Answers to Self-Test Questions

    B. Abbreviations Used in this Book


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