Sunday, June 5, 2011

2011 CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment

MORE usable patient-care information in LESS text:

  • A strong focus on the clinical diagnosis and patient management tools essential to daily practice
  • Full review of all internal medicine and primary care topics, including gynecology and obstetrics, dermatology, neurology, and ophthalmology
  • The only text with an annual review of advances in HIV treatment
  • Hundreds of drug treatment tables, with indexed trade names and updated prices - plus helpful diagnostic and treatment algorithms
  • Recent references with PMID numbers for fast access to abstracts or full-text articles
  • ICD-9 codes listed on the inside covers

NEW to this edition:

  • Full-color photos and illustrations integrated with text throughout book, including much expanded dermatology and ophthalmology images
  • Newly introduced topics: E. coli O145, floppy iris syndrome, and expanded coverage of H1N1 influenza A
  • New information: emerging role for B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) as marker of early left ventricular myocardial failure, new approaches to correction of aortic stenosis and to aortic regurgitation in Marfan syndrome, risks of typical and atypical antipsychotic medications, and new hypoglycemic agents
  • Substantial update on cardiology and hypertension, including use of stents and cardiac resynchronization therapy with biventricular pacemaker insertion, recent ACC/AHA criteria for appropriateness of coronary revascularization, use of prasugrel and clopidogrel compared with aspirin in prevention of stent thrombosis, dronedarone and catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation and dabigatran versus warfarin in prevention of atrial fibrillation-related stroke, as well as guidelines for developing an antihypertensive regimen
  • Updated information on pathogenesis and treatment of immune and drug-induced thrombocytopenia, new investigational anticoagulants such as rivaroxaban and idraparinux, risk stratification and prophylactic regimens for deep venous thrombosis and venous thromboembolism, and a prognostic model for pulmonary emboli
  • Expanded information on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, treatment of pharyngitis and laryngitis, approaches to the diagnosis of syphilis, diagnosis and complications with borreliosis and its coinfections, acute and chronic viral hepatitides, amyloidosis, treatment and prognosis of venous stasis ulcers, and therapy for heat stroke and burns
  • Substantially updated treatment sections: HIV infections and AIDS and advances in therapy for breast cancer in women
  • Updated section on immunization requirements
  • New CMDT Online chapter on Sports Medicine and Outpatient Orthopedics

The MSDict Dictionary Format

The 2011 CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment is here presented in MSDict electronic format. MSDict offers best experience in mobile reference and is available for any handheld platform.
  • Quick dynamic search of words while you type
  • Transcriptions facilitating pronunciation
  • Hyperlinks between different related words
  • History to see the last 50 words you have looked up
  • Support for memory cards
  • Filters to help you locate the word you are searching for:
    • Fuzzy filter- used when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word
    • Keyword-used to locate the instances of a key word within other compound words
    • Wild card - "?" and "*" replace a letter and group of letters in words
  • Fast article scrolling
  • Ability to have dictionary Word of the day as a widget on the phone home screen
  • Ability to search words in the installed dictionaries through the standard phone search feature

Offline install: 
For offline Install you need to download the Additional Dictionary Files from the link below!
Create a new folder named "Mobile Systems" (without quotes) in the root of your SD Card. It should look like
SD Card>Mobile Systems
Then extract the .zip file as it is in the "Mobile Systems" folder.
Now when your installation gets complete, Choose "SD Card" to download files! Dont worry it wont download anything & then your app will be full fledged!
Additional Dictionary files: Download