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Handbook of Clinical Diagnostics

  • Xue-Hong Wan
  • Rui Zeng
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Symptoms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Lie Dai, Rui Zeng
      Pages 3-7
    3. Jianfang Ma, Rui Zeng
      Pages 9-10
    4. Jialin Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 11-12
    5. Chen Jialin, Rui Zeng
      Pages 13-15
    6. Jialin Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 17-18
    7. Jialin Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 19-21
    8. Jialin Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 23-25
    9. Ke Wang, Rui Zeng
      Pages 27-29
    10. Wang Ke, Rui Zeng
      Pages 31-32
    11. Shiming Liu, Rui Zeng
      Pages 33-34
    12. Ke Wang, Rui Zeng
      Pages 35-38
    13. Ke Wang, Rui Zeng
      Pages 39-40
    14. Shiming Liu, Rui Zeng
      Pages 41-42
    15. Ling Dong, Rui Zeng
      Pages 43-45
    16. Ling Dong, Rui Zeng
      Pages 47-49
    17. Ling Dong, Rui Zeng
      Pages 51-52
    18. Ling Dong, Rui Zeng
      Pages 53-55
    19. Dong Ling, Rui Zeng
      Pages 57-58
    20. Ling Dong, Rui Zeng
      Pages 59-60
    21. Ling Dong, Rui Zeng
      Pages 61-63
    22. Zhijun Duan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 65-66
    23. Zhijun Duan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 67-70
    24. Jialin Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 71-73
    25. Jialin Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 75-76
    26. Jialin Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 77-78
    27. Rui Zeng
      Pages 79-80
    28. Rui Zeng
      Pages 81-82
    29. Lie Dai, Rui Zeng
      Pages 83-84
    30. Lie Dai, Rui Zeng
      Pages 85-86
    31. Jianfang Ma, Rui Zeng
      Pages 87-88
    32. Jianfang Ma, Rui Zeng
      Pages 89-90
    33. Jianfang Ma, Rui Zeng
      Pages 91-92
    34. Jianfang Ma, Rui Zeng
      Pages 93-94
    35. Xuehong Wan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 95-97
  3. History Taking

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 99-99
    2. Xuehong Wan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 101-101
    3. Xuehong Wan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 103-105
    4. Xuehong Wan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 107-112
    5. Xuehong Wan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 113-114
    6. Xuehong Wan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 115-116
    7. Xuehong Wan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 117-118
  4. Physical Examination

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Xuehong Wan, Rui Zeng
      Pages 121-126
    3. Fei Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 127-149
    4. Gang Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 151-163
    5. Gang Chen, Rui Zeng
      Pages 165-168
    6. Jianping Zhao, Weihong Jiang, Rui Zeng
      Pages 169-203
    7. Fei Dai, Rui Zeng
      Pages 205-225

About this book

Introduction

The book covers basic theories, basic knowledge and basic skills on clinical diagnosis, basic requirements for doctors’ ethical conduct, clinical reasoning and documentation of medical records during the process of making a diagnosis. It consists of seven chapters. Part 1 ‘Symptoms’ explains the causes, mechanism, clinical manifestations and history taking of symptoms of every system, underling the process in which students familiarize themselves with clinical manifestations and learn history taking. Part 2 ‘History Taking’ focuses on the significance, content, methods and techniques of history taking and introduces special approaches for history taking under unusual conditions. Part 3 ‘Physical Examination’ illustrates the importance and basic procedures of physical examination, content and methods used to examine organs and systems, and signs and their clinical significance. This chapter also discusses basic requirements and content for both general physical examination and specific physical examination. Part 4 ‘Supplementary Examination’ introduces commonly used clinical supplementary examination procedures including electronic cardiography (ECG), blood gases and acid-base balance and endoscopy. Part 5 ‘Common Clinical Diagnosis Techniques’ details indications, contraindications and operation essentials of common diagnosis and operation skills such as thoracentesis, abdominal paracentesis, lumbar puncture and bone marrow puncture. Part 6 ‘Diagnostic Process and Clinical Reasoning’ emphasizes professionalism in the process of diagnosis and explains diagnostic procedures and basic principles and approaches of clinical reasoning. A vocabulary index is included for easy reference at the end of the book.

This book is compiled by authors of 14 Chinese medical schools and universities, whose years of experience in clinical diagnostics, rich overseas learning and working experiences.

This book is included in the first round of English textbooks series for clinical medicine major of China's higher medical colleges; and is among "13th Five-Year" planning textbooks of National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China.

It is a co-publication book with People's Medical Publishing House (PMPH).

Keywords

symptoms history taking physical examination supplementary examination common clinical diagnosis techniques diagnostic process

Editors and affiliations

  • Xue-Hong Wan
    • 1
  • Rui Zeng
    • 2
  1. 1.West China HospitalSichuan UniversityChengduChina
  2. 2.Department of CardiologySichuan UniversityChengduChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-7677-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. and People's Medical Publishing House 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-7676-4
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-7677-1
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