M. Laurin Concil, David Sheinbein, Lynn A. Cornelius
Lippincott Williams – Wilkins; 1st edition
Master the nuances of dermatologic diagnosis; Washington Manual style! The Washington Manual™ family of references are universally respected as focused; user-friendly; clinically relevant handbooks that provide essential; “in-the-trenches” know how for physicians of all experience levels. The Washington Manual™ of Dermatology Diagnostics carries on this tradition; equipping you to efficiently evaluate the complete spectrum of skin disorders so you can manage them appropriately.
Accurately diagnose a full range of skin diseases and disorders; from inflammatory conditions through infections and infestations; reactive disorders and drug eruptions; disorders of pigmentation; benign and malignant lesions; and disorders of the hair and nails; to cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease.
Master dermatologic surgery techniques including biopsies; electrosurgery; cryotherapy; photodynamic therapy; Mohs micrographic surgery; laser surgery; and wound healing.
Effectively assess pediatric and geriatric conditions with complete; separate chapters on these important areas.
Find the information you need quickly thanks to a compact; quick-reference format.
Approach clinical challenges from any direction with appendices that organize differential diagnoses by primary lesion; morphological groups; and anatomical region; as well as pediatric differential diagnoses.