Harrisons Manual of Medicine, 18th Ed.

SECTION 1 Care of the Hospitalized Patient

CHAPTER 1. Initial Evaluation and Admission Orders for the General Medicine Patient

CHAPTER 2. Electrolytes/Acid-Base Balance

CHAPTER 3. Diagnostic Imaging in Internal Medicine

CHAPTER 4. Procedures Commonly Performed by Internists

CHAPTER 5. Principles of Critical Care Medicine

CHAPTER 6. Pain and Its Management

CHAPTER 7. Assessment of Nutritional Status

CHAPTER 8. Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition

CHAPTER 9. Transfusion and Pheresis Therapy

CHAPTER 10. Palliative and End-of-Life Care

SECTION 2 Medical Emergencies

CHAPTER 11. Cardiovascular Collapse and Sudden Death

CHAPTER 12. Shock

CHAPTER 13. Sepsis and Septic Shock

CHAPTER 14. Acute Pulmonary Edema

CHAPTER 15. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

CHAPTER 16. Respiratory Failure

CHAPTER 17. Confusion, Stupor, and Coma

CHAPTER 18. Stroke

CHAPTER 19. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

CHAPTER 20. Increased Intracranial Pressure and Head Trauma

CHAPTER 21. Spinal Cord Compression

CHAPTER 22. Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy

CHAPTER 23. Status Epilepticus

CHAPTER 24. Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Hyperosmolar Coma

CHAPTER 25. Hypoglycemia

CHAPTER 26. Infectious Disease Emergencies

CHAPTER 27. Oncologic Emergencies

CHAPTER 28. Anaphylaxis

CHAPTER 29. Bites, Venoms, Stings, and Marine Poisonings

CHAPTER 30. Hypothermia and Frostbite

CHAPTER 31. Altitude Illness

CHAPTER 32. Poisoning and Drug Overdose

CHAPTER 33. Bioterrorism

SECTION 3 Common Patient Presentations

CHAPTER 34. Fever, Hyperthermia, and Rash

CHAPTER 35. Generalized Fatigue

CHAPTER 36. Weight Loss

CHAPTER 37. Chest Pain

CHAPTER 38. Palpitations

CHAPTER 39. Dyspnea

CHAPTER 40. Cyanosis

CHAPTER 41. Cough and Hemoptysis

CHAPTER 42. Edema

CHAPTER 43. Abdominal Pain

CHAPTER 44. Nausea, Vomiting, and Indigestion

CHAPTER 45. Dysphagia

CHAPTER 46. Diarrhea, Constipation, and Malabsorption

CHAPTER 47. Gastrointestinal Bleeding

CHAPTER 48. Jaundice and Evaluation of Liver Function

CHAPTER 49. Ascites

CHAPTER 50. Lymphadenopathy and Splenomegaly

CHAPTER 51. Anemia and Polycythemia

CHAPTER 52. Azotemia and Urinary Abnormalities

CHAPTER 53. Pain and Swelling of Joints

CHAPTER 54. Back and Neck Pain

CHAPTER 55. Headache

CHAPTER 56. Syncope

CHAPTER 57. Dizziness and Vertigo

CHAPTER 58. Acute Visual Loss and Double Vision

CHAPTER 59. Weakness and Paralysis

CHAPTER 60. Tremor and Movement Disorders

CHAPTER 61. Aphasia

CHAPTER 62. Sleep Disorders

SECTION 4 Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology

CHAPTER 63. Common Disorders of Vision and Hearing

CHAPTER 64. Sinusitis, Pharyngitis, Otitis, and Other Upper Respiratory Tract Infections

SECTION 5 Dermatology

CHAPTER 65. General Examination of the Skin

CHAPTER 66. Common Skin Conditions

SECTION 6 Hematology and Oncology

CHAPTER 67. Examination of Blood Smears and Bone Marrow

CHAPTER 68. Red Blood Cell Disorders

CHAPTER 69. Leukocytosis and Leukopenia

CHAPTER 70. Bleeding and Thrombotic Disorders

CHAPTER 71. Cancer Chemotherapy

CHAPTER 72. Myeloid Leukemias, Myelodysplasia, and Myeloproliferative Syndromes

CHAPTER 73. Lymphoid Malignancies

CHAPTER 74. Skin Cancer

CHAPTER 75. Head and Neck Cancer

CHAPTER 76. Lung Cancer

CHAPTER 77. Breast Cancer

CHAPTER 78. Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract

CHAPTER 79. Genitourinary Tract Cancer

CHAPTER 80. Gynecologic Cancer

CHAPTER 81. Prostate Hyperplasia and Carcinoma

CHAPTER 82. Cancer of Unknown Primary Site

CHAPTER 83. Paraneoplastic Endocrine Syndromes

CHAPTER 84. Neurologic Paraneoplastic Syndromes

SECTION 7 Infectious Diseases

CHAPTER 85. Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases

CHAPTER 86. Antibacterial Therapy

CHAPTER 87. Health Care–Associated Infections

CHAPTER 88. Infections in the Immunocompromised Host

CHAPTER 89. Infective Endocarditis

CHAPTER 90. Intraabdominal Infections

CHAPTER 91. Infectious Diarrheas

CHAPTER 92. Sexually Transmitted and Reproductive Tract Infections

CHAPTER 93. Infections of the Skin, Soft Tissues, Joints, and Bones

CHAPTER 94. Pneumococcal Infections

CHAPTER 95. Staphylococcal Infections

CHAPTER 96. Streptococcal/Enterococcal Infections, Diphtheria, and Other Infections Caused by Corynebacteria and Related Species

CHAPTER 97. Meningococcal and Listerial Infections

CHAPTER 98. Infections Caused by Haemophilus, Bordetella, Moraxella, and HACEK Group Organisms

CHAPTER 99. Diseases Caused by Gram-Negative Enteric Bacteria, Pseudomonas, and Legionella

CHAPTER 100. Infections Caused by Miscellaneous Gram-Negative Bacilli

CHAPTER 101. Anaerobic Infections

CHAPTER 102. Nocardiosis and Actinomycosis

CHAPTER 103. Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Infections

Chapter 104. Lyme Disease and Other Nonsyphilitic Spirochetal Infections

CHAPTER 105. Rickettsial Diseases

CHAPTER 106. Mycoplasma Infections

CHAPTER 107. Chlamydial Infections

CHAPTER 108. Herpesvirus Infections

CHAPTER 109. Cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr Virus Infections

CHAPTER 110. Influenza and Other Viral Respiratory Diseases

CHAPTER 111. Rubeola, Rubella, Mumps, and Parvovirus Infections

CHAPTER 112. Enteroviral Infections

CHAPTER 113. Insect- and Animal-Borne Viral Infections

CHAPTER 114. HIV Infection and AIDS

CHAPTER 115. Fungal Infections

CHAPTER 116. Pneumocystis Infections

CHAPTER 117. Protozoal Infections

CHAPTER 118. Helminthic Infections and Ectoparasite Infestations

SECTION 8 Cardiology

CHAPTER 119. Physical Examination of the Heart

CHAPTER 120. Electrocardiography

CHAPTER 121. Noninvasive Examination of the Heart

CHAPTER 122. Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult

CHAPTER 123. Valvular Heart Disease

CHAPTER 124. Cardiomyopathies and Myocarditis

CHAPTER 125. Pericardial Disease

CHAPTER 126. Hypertension

CHAPTER 127. Metabolic Syndrome

CHAPTER 128. ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI)

CHAPTER 129. Unstable Angina and Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction

CHAPTER 130. Chronic Stable Angina

CHAPTER 131. Bradyarrhythmias

CHAPTER 132. Tachyarrhythmias

CHAPTER 133. Heart Failure and Cor Pulmonale

CHAPTER 134. Diseases of the Aorta

CHAPTER 135. Peripheral Vascular Disease

CHAPTER 136. Pulmonary Hypertension

SECTION 9 Pulmonology

CHAPTER 137. Respiratory Function and Pulmonary Diagnostic Procedures

CHAPTER 138. Asthma

CHAPTER 139. Environmental Lung Diseases

CHAPTER 140. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

CHAPTER 141. Pneumonia, Bronchiectasis, and Lung Abscess

CHAPTER 142. Pulmonary Thromboembolism and Deep-Vein Thrombosis

CHAPTER 143. Interstitial Lung Disease

CHAPTER 144. Diseases of the Pleura and Mediastinum

CHAPTER 145. Disorders of Ventilation

CHAPTER 146. Sleep Apnea

SECTION 10 Nephrology

CHAPTER 147. Approach to the Patient With Renal Disease

CHAPTER 148. Acute Renal Failure

CHAPTER 149. Chronic Kidney Disease and Uremia

CHAPTER 150. Dialysis

CHAPTER 151. Renal Transplantation

CHAPTER 152. Glomerular Diseases

CHAPTER 153. Renal Tubular Disease

CHAPTER 154. Urinary Tract Infections and Interstitial Cystitis

CHAPTER 155. Renovascular Disease

CHAPTER 156. Nephrolithiasis

CHAPTER 157. Urinary Tract Obstruction

SECTION 11 Gastroenterology

CHAPTER 158. Peptic Ulcer and Related Disorders

CHAPTER 159. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

CHAPTER 160. Colonic and Anorectal Diseases

CHAPTER 161. Cholelithiasis, Cholecystitis, and Cholangitis

CHAPTER 162. Pancreatitis

CHAPTER 163. Acute Hepatitis

CHAPTER 164. Chronic Hepatitis

CHAPTER 165. Cirrhosis and Alcoholic Liver Disease

CHAPTER 166. Portal Hypertension

SECTION 12 Allergy, Clinical Immunology, and Rheumatology

CHAPTER 167. Diseases of Immediate-Type Hypersensitivity

CHAPTER 168. Primary Immune Deficiency Diseases

CHAPTER 169. SLE, RA, and Other Connective Tissue Diseases

CHAPTER 170. Vasculitis

CHAPTER 171. Ankylosing Spondylitis

CHAPTER 172. Psoriatic Arthritis

CHAPTER 173. Reactive Arthritis

CHAPTER 174. Osteoarthritis

CHAPTER 175. Gout, Pseudogout, and Related Diseases

CHAPTER 176. Other Musculoskeletal Disorders

CHAPTER 177. Sarcoidosis

CHAPTER 178. Amyloidosis

SECTION 13 Endocrinology and Metabolism

CHAPTER 179. Disorders of the Anterior Pituitary and Hypothalamus

CHAPTER 180. Diabetes Insipidus and SIADH

CHAPTER 181. Thyroid Gland Disorders

CHAPTER 182. Adrenal Gland Disorders

CHAPTER 183. Obesity

CHAPTER 184. Diabetes Mellitus

CHAPTER 185. Disorders of the Male Reproductive System

CHAPTER 186. Disorders of the Female Reproductive System

CHAPTER 187. Hypercalcemia and Hypocalcemia

CHAPTER 188. Osteoporosis and Osteomalacia

CHAPTER 189. Hypercholesterolemia and Hypertriglyceridemia

CHAPTER 190. Hemochromatosis, Porphyrias, and Wilson’s Disease

SECTION 14 Neurology

CHAPTER 191. The Neurologic Examination

CHAPTER 192. Neuroimaging

CHAPTER 193. Seizures and Epilepsy

CHAPTER 194. Dementia

CHAPTER 195. Parkinson’s Disease

CHAPTER 196. Ataxic Disorders

CHAPTER 197. ALS and Other Motor Neuron Diseases

CHAPTER 198. Autonomic Nervous System Disorders

CHAPTER 199. Trigeminal Neuralgia, Bell’s Palsy, and Other Cranial Nerve Disorders

CHAPTER 200. Spinal Cord Diseases

CHAPTER 201. Tumors of the Nervous System

CHAPTER 202. Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

CHAPTER 203. Acute Meningitis and Encephalitis

CHAPTER 204. Chronic Meningitis

CHAPTER 205. Peripheral Neuropathies Including Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS)

CHAPTER 206. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)

CHAPTER 207. Muscle Diseases

SECTION 15 Psychiatry and Substance Abuse

CHAPTER 208. Psychiatric Disorders

CHAPTER 209. Psychiatric Medications

CHAPTER 210. Eating Disorders

CHAPTER 211. Alcoholism

CHAPTER 212. Narcotic Abuse

SECTION 16 Disease Prevention and Health Maintenance

CHAPTER 213. Routine Disease Screening

CHAPTER 214. Immunization and Recommendations for Travelers

CHAPTER 215. Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

CHAPTER 216. Prevention and Early Detection of Cancer

CHAPTER 217. Smoking Cessation

CHAPTER 218. Women’s Health

SECTION 17 Adverse Drug Reactions

CHAPTER 219. Adverse Drug Reactions

SECTION 18 Laboratory Values

CHAPTER 220. Laboratory Values of Clinical Importance