The perfect quick reference on the wards and in the clinic. Current Essentials of Medicine is a practical, point-of-care pocket handbook that offers "nutshell" information on the diagnosis and treatment of more than 500 medical disorders seen in both primary care and hospital settings. Perfect as a quick reference on the wards or in a busy clinic, this is THE ONLY pocket guide to offer disease essentials in a one-disease-per-page bulleted format. Practical pearls, for which the authors are well known, are offered for almost all conditions. Features: To-the-point information on the diagnosis and treatment of more than 500 of the most common diseases seen in clinical practice. Convenient one-disease-per page presentation. Bulleted data for each disease covering Essentials of Diagnosis, Differential Diagnosis, Treatment, Pearl, and Reference. Encompasses both ambulatory and inpatient medicine. Includes internal medicine, plus specialties such as obstetrics/gynecology, surgery, and pediatrics. Updated clinical manifestations, diagnostic tests, and treatment considerations throughout A search tool Featuring various search options to help you find the words you need more easily, including: A quick search of words while you type. A 'fuzzy filter' for when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word. A 'keyword' search for finding key words within phrasal verbs. A wild card search facility which can replace a letter or a group of lettersA learning toolThe dictionary app includes a number of features which help you to expand your vocabulary further: A 'Favourites' feature allows you to create your own categories and lists of words. Your last visited words are all saved in your 'History', so that you can quickly look back at recently checked words. Discover a new word every day with the 'Daily' feature. Ability to have dictionary Word of the Day as a widget on the device home screen. See words in context with example sentences. Online and offline modes supported, the offline mode allows you to download the whole dictionary and work independently from data connections.