The Merck Manual Go-To Home Guide for Symptoms takes complex medical information and makes it easy to understand and accessible to an everyday audience. It covers a wide range of everyday symptoms, from abdominal pain to wheezing, and almost everything in between. Every section provides a comprehensive look at each symptom's Causes: both common and less-common, Evaluation: warning signs, when to see a doctor, what the doctor does, and testing, Treatment: a wide-array of options, and Key points: the most important information about the symptom. It also includes helpful tables and illustrations. Organized in a (2- color, 500 page) paperback format makes it easy for busy families to quickly find the information they need. Symptoms covered include: Back Pain, Cough, Fatigue, Fever, Headache, Heartburn, Itching, Joint Pain, Nausea, Swelling and many more....... alsobegin later inlife(after age 60). Older adultswhomay have rheumatoid arthritis may also have cancer. People over age 55 who have hip and shoulder stiffness andpainthatis usually worse inthemorning mayhave polymyalgia rheumatica.
|Title||:||The Merck Manual Go-To Home Guide For Symptoms|
|Author||:||Robert S Porter, Justin Kaplan|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2013-10-29|