Required and recommended books, media, and Library resources for the SOM 3rd year students for the 2013 - 2014 academic year.
Copies of all books and media required or recommended by faculty are available in the Reserve Collection in the Library. Some supplemental resources are also available on Reserve.
If available a link to the online version of the book is provided.
For complete book and journals holdings (print and electronic) please check the Rowan Catalogue
Family Medicine (Recommended)
Publication Date: 2002-10-02
Family Medicine: Principles and Practice is a comprehensive reference text providing clear guidelines for diagnosing and managing acute and chronic illnesses regularly seen in family practice. The sixth edition will follow the format successfully established with the fourth edition. In addition, it will include new chapters on: Herbal Medicine, Hospitalist Medicine, Telemedicine, Evidence-Based Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Effective Office Management. Also, a whole new section on The Future of Family Medicine will be added. All chapters will be completely updated and with new clinical guidelines and references. Websites will be included in the references as well.
Principles of Ambulatory Medicine (Recommended)
Publication Date: 2006-07-26
Updated for its Seventh Edition,Principles of Ambulatory Medicineis the definitive reference for all clinicians caring for adult ambulatory patients. It provides in-depth coverage of the evaluation,management, and long-term course of all clinical problems addressed in the outpatient setting. A major focus is on preventive care, grounded in excellent patient-physician communication. This edition features increased coverage of preventive care, particularly the impact of genetic testing as a disease predictor. For easy reference, the book is organized by body system and each chapter begins with an outline of key topics. References to randomized controlled clinical trials, meta-analyses, and consensus-based recommendations are boldfaced.
Primary Care Medicine (Recommended)
Publication Date: 2009-01-27
Now in its Sixth Edition, this comprehensive text provides pertinent information on medical diagnosis, therapy, lab tests, and health maintenance essential to decision making in primary care medicine. Every chapter has been revised to include more images, tables, and bulleted lists. Practical recommendations that incorporate the best available evidence, expert consensus guidelines, and clinical judgement are listed in bulleted items at the end of every chapter. The dermatology section has been extensively revised for this edition by a new section editor. Acompanion Websiteoffers the fully searchable text and an image bank.