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Dermatology [electronic resource]: An Illustrated Colour Text

David J. Gawkrodger and Michael R. Ardern-Jones
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2012.
Edition
5th ed
Language
English
ISBN
0702051179, 9780702051173, 9780702044496, 0702044490
Access Restriction
Electronic access is available for UVA students, faculty, staff, and affiliates only. IP address verification required.
Contents
  • Microanatomy of the skin
  • Derivatives of the skin
  • Physiology of the skin
  • Biochemistry of the skin
  • Immunology of the skin
  • Molecular genetics and the skin
  • Terminology of skin lesions
  • Taking a history
  • Examining the skin
  • Practical clinic procedures
  • Basics of medical therapy
  • Epidemiology of skin disease
  • Body image, the psyche and the skin
  • Psoriasis - Epidemiology, pathophysiology and presentation
  • Psoriasis - Management and complications
  • Psoriasis - Biologics
  • Eczema - Basic principles/contact dermatitis
  • Eczema - Atopic eczema
  • Eczema - Other forms
  • Lichenoid eruptions
  • Papulosquamous eruptions
  • Erythroderma
  • Photodermatology
  • Bacterial infection - Staphylococcal and streptococcal
  • Other bacterial infections
  • Viral infections - Warts and other viral infections
  • Viral infections - Herpes simplex and herpes zoster
  • Human immunodeficiency virus disease and immunodeficiency syndromes
  • Fungal infections
  • Tropical infections and infestations
  • Infestations
  • Sebaceous and sweat glands - Acne, rosacea and other disorders
  • Disorders of hair
  • Disorders of nails
  • Vascular and lymphatic diseases
  • Leg ulcers
  • Pigmentation
  • Urticaria and angioedema
  • Blistering disorders
  • Connective tissue diseases
  • Vasculitis and the reactive erythemas
  • Skin changes in internal conditions
  • Drug eruptions
  • Associations with malignancy
  • Keratinization and blistering syndromes
  • Neurocutaneous disorders and other syndromes
  • Benign tumours
  • Naevi
  • Skin cancer - Basal cell carcinoma
  • Skin cancer - Squamous cell carcinoma
  • Skin cancer - Malignant melanoma
  • Cutaneous T cell lymphomas and malignant dermal tumours
  • Ultraviolet radiation and the skin
  • Cosmetics
  • Basic dermatological surgery
  • Advanced dermatological surgery
  • New trends in dermatological treatment
  • Paediatric dermatology
  • The skin in old age
  • Genitourinary medicine
  • Racially pigmented skin
  • Occupation and the skin
  • Immunological tests
  • Dermatology and the Internet
  • Self-help groups.
Description
1 online resource (vii, 139 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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