Ferri's Clinical Advisor 2016 is simply the fastest, most effective way to access up-to-date diagnostic and treatment information on more than 700 common medical conditions. The popular "5 books in 1" format provides quick guidance on diseases and disorders, differential diagnoses, medical algorithms, laboratory tests, and clinical practice guidelines. Yearly updates by experts in key clinical fields ensure that you're current with fast-changing medical knowledge, and extra electronic content delivers more than 100 exclusive topics, additional algorithms, and much more.
Access up-to-date diagnostic and treatment information on more than 700 common medical conditions with Ferris Clinical Advisor 2017! Boasting the popular "5 books in 1" format, it provides quick guidance on diseases and disorders, differential diagnoses, medical algorithms, laboratory tests, and clinical practice guidelines, while supplemental electronic content equips you with additional topics, images, tables, and much more.
New to this edition
Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience gives you access to all of the text, more than 90 e-onlytopics, algorithms, additional imagesand tables, EBM boxes, and fully updatedpatient teaching guides. Links between each section connect you from one topic to the relevant material associated with it.
Diseases and Disorders section features more than 300 new figures and tables, as well as 20 new topics including: cyclic vomiting syndrome, travelers diarrhea, chronic pruritus, post-herpetic neuralgia, enteropathic arthritis, and hoarding disorder.
Differential Diagnosis section highlights 50 new topics, including: alcohol-related seizures, dysentery and inflammatory enterocolitis, hair loss, cystic and solid pancreatic lesions, and COPD decompensation.
New algorithms offer important diagnostic information on 19 added conditions, includingallergic reaction to vaccines, cardiac arrest, occupational asthma, urinary tract infection, and vertigo and dizziness.
Current ICD-10 insurance billing codes help expedite insurance reimbursements.
By Fred F. Ferri, MD, FACP, Clinical Professor, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island