General Practice Cases at a Glance
(At a Glance)
Blackwell Pub 2016/07
109 p. 27 cm
Provides 50 case scenarios from across the medical spectrum, from mental health and paediatrics to Musculoskeletal and ENT medicine.
General Practice Cases at a Glance is a workbook of clinical scenarios, ideal for those working in general practice, on their GP rotations, or looking to improve their history-taking, diagnostic and management planning skills.
Table of Contents
Preface Part 1: Introduction 1 The consultation 2 Clinical reasoning to reach a diagnosis Part 2: Cases 1 My baby is burning up 2 I need something for hay fever 3 I can t seem to shift this cough 4 My knee is very bad 5 I have migraine 6 I ve come for my flu jab 7 He s a little terror 8 I ve got a problem with my shoulder 9 I can t believe how much weight I ve put on 10 It s my back passage 11 I am pregnant again 12 My baby has an upset tummy 13 My ear really hurts 14 I m worried about my drinking 15 She cries all the time 16 I need something to help me sleep 17 My eye hurts 18 I think I should get this prostate test, doctor 19 I can t live with this pain much longer 20 I ve got a red eye 21 I m fed up with my spots 22 I ve come for the results of my blood tests 23 I d like to talk to you about HRT 24 I ve got a bit of a discharge 25 I m feeling tired and woozy 26 I think I need to get my blood pressure checked 27 Well, I m pregnant 28 I ve been feeling short of breath 29 She s coughing non-stop 30 I m worried about my memory 31 I ve got this pain in my chest, Doctor 32 I ve been having terrible stomach cramps 33 I m concerned this mole has been growing 34 I seem to have lost weight 35 I m worried about my erection 36 I think the cancer has got me 37 I m all over the place these days 38 She s had tummy ache for two days 39 I don t want to have my period when I am on holiday 40 It s my leg 41 I m having terrible diarrhoea 42 The nurse did my diabetes check last week. I m here for the results 43 My skin is really itchy 44 Doctor, I m just feeling really down 45 I ve got a really bad burning in my stomach 46 I want to talk about my risk of Breast Cancer 47 I ve got a terrible back ache 48 I d like antibiotics please 49 I m tired all the time 50 I m worried about this lump, doctor List of Abbreviations Index of cases by specialty Index