J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD

Robert G. Dunlop Professor of Medicine; Dean, Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine; Executive Vice President, University of Pennsylvania for the Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Anthony S. Fauci, MD

Chief, Laboratory of Immunoregulation; Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

Dennis L. Kasper, MD

William Ellery Channing Professor of Medicine and Professor of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Division of Immunology, Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Stephen L. Hauser, MD

Director, UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences; Robert A. Fishman Distinguished Professor, Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Dan L. Longo, MD

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Senior Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Deputy Editor, New England Journal of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts

Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD

Hersey Professor of the Theory and Practice of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Chairman, Department of Medicine; Physician-in-Chief, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts





Part 1: The Profession of Medicine

1 The Practice of MedicineThe Editors
2 Promoting Good HealthDonald M. Lloyd-Jones, Kathleen M. McKibbin
3 Decision-Making in Clinical MedicineDaniel B. Mark, John B. Wong
4 Screening and Prevention of DiseaseKatrina A. Armstrong, Gary J. Martin
5 Health Care Systems in Developed CountriesRichard B. Saltman
6 The Safety and Quality of Health CareDavid W. Bates
7 Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health CareJoseph R. Betancourt, Alexander R. Green
8 Ethical Issues in Clinical Medicine Bernard Lo, Christine Grady
9 Palliative and End-of-Life CareEzekiel J. Emanuel


Part 2: Cardinal Manifestations and Presentation of Diseases

Section 1: Pain

10 Pain: Pathophysiology and ManagementJames P. Rathmell, Howard L. Fields
11 Chest DiscomfortDavid A. Morrow
12 Abdominal PainDanny O. Jacobs
13 HeadachePeter J. Goadsby
14 Back and Neck PainJohn W. Engstrom


Section 2: Alterations in Body Temperature

15 FeverCharles A. Dinarello, Reuven Porat
16 Fever and RashElaine T. Kaye, Kenneth M. Kaye
17 Fever of Unknown OriginChantal P. Bleeker-Rovers, Jos W. M. van der Meer


Section 3: Nervous System Dysfunction

18 SyncopeRoy Freeman
19 Dizziness and VertigoMark F. Walker, Robert B. Daroff
20 FatigueJeffrey M. Gelfand, Vanja C. Douglas
21 Neurologic Causes of Weakness and ParalysisMichael J. Aminoff
22 Numbness, Tingling, and Sensory LossMichael J. Aminoff
23 Gait Disorders, Imbalance and Falls Jessica M. Baker, Lewis R. Sudarsky
24 Confusion and DeliriumS. Andrew Josephson, Bruce L. Miller
25 DementiaWilliam W. Seeley, Bruce L. Miller
26 Aphasia, Memory Loss, Hemispatial Neglect, Frontal Syndromes and Other Cerebral DisordersM.-Marsel Mesulam
27 Sleep DisordersThomas E. Scammell, Clifford B. Saper, Charles A. Czeisler


Section 4: Disorders of Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat

28 Disorders of the EyeJonathan C. Horton
29 Disorders of Smell and Taste Richard L. Doty, Steven M. Bromley
30 Disorders of HearingAnil K. Lalwani
31 Sore Throat, Earache, and Upper Respiratory SymptomsMichael A. Rubin, Larry C. Ford, Ralph Gonzales
32 Oral Manifestations of DiseaseSamuel C. Durso


Section 5: Alterations in Circulatory and Respiratory Functions

33 DyspneaRebecca M. Baron
34 Cough Christopher H. Fanta
35 HemoptysisAnna K. Brady, Patricia A. Kritek
36 Hypoxia and CyanosisJoseph Loscalzo
37 EdemaEugene Braunwald, Joseph Loscalzo
38 Approach to the Patient with a Heart Murmur Patrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
39 PalpitationsJoseph Loscalzo


Section 6: Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function

40 DysphagiaIkuo Hirano, Peter J. Kahrilas
41 Nausea, Vomiting, and IndigestionWilliam L. Hasler
42 Diarrhea and ConstipationMichael Camilleri, Joseph A. Murray
43 Unintentional Weight LossJ. Larry Jameson
44 Gastrointestinal BleedingLoren Laine
45 JaundiceSavio John, Daniel S. Pratt
46 Abdominal Swelling and AscitesKathleen E. Corey, Lawrence S. Friedman


Section 7: Alterations in Renal and Urinary Tract Function

47 Dysuria, Bladder Pain, and the Interstitial Cystitis/ Bladder Pain SyndromeJohn W. Warren
48 Azotemia and Urinary Abnormalities David B. Mount
49 Fluid and Electrolyte Disturbances David B. Mount
50 Hypercalcemia and Hypocalcemia Sundeep Khosla
51 Acidosis and AlkalosisThomas D. DuBose, Jr.


Section 8: Alterations in the Skin

52 Approach to the Patient with a Skin DisorderKim B. Yancey, Thomas J. Lawley
53 Eczema, Psoriasis, Cutaneous Infections, Acne, and Other Common Skin DisordersLeslie P. Lawley, Calvin O. McCall, Thomas J. Lawley
54 Skin Manifestations of Internal DiseaseJean L. Bolognia, Irwin M. Braverman
55 Immunologically Mediated Skin Diseases Kim B. Yancey, Thomas J. Lawley
56 Cutaneous Drug ReactionsRobert G. Micheletti, Misha Rosenbach, Bruce U. Wintroub, Kanade Shinkai
57 Photosensitivity and Other Reactions to LightAlexander G. Marneros, David R. Bickers


Section 9: Hematologic Alterations

58 Interpreting Peripheral Blood Smears Dan L. Longo
59 Anemia and PolycythemiaJohn W. Adamson, Dan L. Longo
60 Disorders of Granulocytes and MonocytesSteven M. Holland, John I. Gallin
61 Bleeding and ThrombosisBarbara A. Konkle
62 Enlargement of Lymph Nodes and SpleenDan L. Longo


Part 3: Pharmacology

63 Principles of Clinical PharmacologyDan M. Roden
64 Pharmacogenomics Dan M. Roden


Part 4: Oncology and Hematology

Section 1: Neoplastic Disorders

65 Approach to the Patient with CancerDan L. Longo
66 Prevention and Early Detection of Cancer Jennifer M. Croswell, Otis W. Brawley, Barnett S. Kramer
67 Cancer GeneticsFred Bunz, Bert Vogelstein
68 Cancer Cell BiologyJeffrey W. Clark, Dan L. Longo
69 Principles of Cancer Treatment Edward A. Sausville, Dan L. Longo
70 Infections in Patients with Cancer Robert W. Finberg
71 Oncologic Emergencies Rasim Gucalp, Janice P. Dutcher
72 Cancer of the SkinBrendan D. Curti, Sancy Leachman, Walter J. Urba
73 Head and Neck Cancer Everett E. Vokes
74 Neoplasms of the LungLeora Horn, Christine M. Lovly
75 Breast CancerDaniel F. Hayes, Marc E. Lippman
76 Upper Gastrointestinal Tract CancersRobert J. Mayer
77 Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers Robert J. Mayer
78 Tumors of the Liver and Biliary TreeJosep M. Llovet
79 Pancreatic CancerDaniel D. Von Hoff
80 Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract and PancreasRobert T. Jensen
81 Renal Cell CarcinomaRobert J. Motzer
82 Cancer of the Bladder and Urinary TractNoah M. Hahn
83 Benign and Malignant Diseases of the ProstateHoward I. Scher, James A. Eastham
84 Testicular CancerDavid J. Vaughn
85 Gynecologic MalignanciesDavid Spriggs
86 Primary and Metastatic Tumors of the Nervous SystemLisa M. DeAngelis, Patrick Y. Wen
87 Soft Tissue and Bone Sarcomas and Bone Metastases Shreyaskumar R. Patel
88 Carcinoma of Unknown PrimaryGauri R. Varadhachary, James L. Abbruzzese
89 Paraneoplastic Syndromes: Endocrinologic/HematologicJ. Larry Jameson, Dan L. Longo
90 Paraneoplastic Neurologic Syndromes and Autoimmune EncephalitisJosep Dalmau, Myrna R. Rosenfeld
91 Late Consequences of Cancer and Its TreatmentCarl E. Freter, Dan L. Longo


Section 2: Hematopoietic Disorders

92 Hematopoietic Stem CellsDavid T. Scadden, Dan L. Longo
93 Iron Deficiency and Other Hypoproliferative AnemiasJohn W. Adamson
94 Disorders of HemoglobinEdward J. Benz, Jr.
95 Megaloblastic AnemiasA. Victor Hoffbrand
96 Hemolytic Anemias Lucio Luzzatto
97 Anemia Due to Acute Blood LossDan L. Longo
98 Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes Including Aplastic Anemia and MyelodysplasiaNeal S. Young
99 Polycythemia Vera and Other Myeloproliferative NeoplasmsJerry L. Spivak
100 Acute Myeloid LeukemiaWilliam Blum, Clara D. Bloomfield
101 Chronic Myeloid LeukemiaHagop Kantarjian, Jorge Cortes
102 Acute Lymphoid LeukemiaDieter Hoelzer
103 Chronic Lymphocytic LeukemiaJennifer A. Woyach, John C. Byrd
104 Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaCaron A. Jacobson, Dan L. Longo
105 Hodgkin's Lymphoma Caron A. Jacobson, Dan L. Longo
106 Less Common Hematologic MalignanciesAyalew Tefferi, Dan L. Longo
107 Plasma Cell DisordersNikhil C. Munshi, Dan L. Longo, Kenneth C. Anderson
108 AmyloidosisJohn L. Berk, Vaishali Sanchorawala
109 Transfusion Biology and TherapyJeffery S. Dzieczkowski, Pierre Tiberghien, Kenneth C. Anderson
110 Hematopoietic Cell TransplantationFrederick R. Appelbaum


Section 3: Disorders of Hemostasis

111 Disorders of Platelets and Vessel WallBarbara A. Konkle
112 Coagulation DisordersValder R. Arruda, Katherine A. High
113 Arterial and Venous ThrombosisJane E. Freedman, Joseph Loscalzo
114 Antiplatelet, Anticoagulant, and Fibrinolytic DrugsJeffrey I. Weitz


Part 5: Infectious Diseases

Section 1: Basic Considerations in Infectious Diseases

115 Approach to the Patient with an Infectious DiseaseNeeraj K. Surana, Dennis L. Kasper
116 Molecular Mechanisms of Microbial Pathogenesis Gerald B. Pier
117 Approach to the Acutely Ill Infected Febrile PatientTamar F. Barlam, Dennis L. Kasper
118 Immunization Principles and Vaccine UseNancy Messonnier, Anne Schuchat, Lisa A. Jackson
119 Health Recommendations for International TravelJay S. Keystone, Phyllis E. Kozarsky
120 Climate Change and Infectious DiseaseAaron S. Bernstein


Section 2: Clinical Syndromes: Community-Acquired Infections

121 PneumoniaLionel A. Mandell, Richard G. Wunderink
122 Lung AbscessRebecca M. Baron, Miriam Baron Barshak
123 Infective EndocarditisAdolf W. Karchmer
124 Infections of the Skin, Muscles, and Soft TissuesDennis L. Stevens
125 Infectious ArthritisLawrence C. Madoff
126 OsteomyelitisWerner Zimmerli
127 Intraabdominal Infections and AbscessesMiriam Baron Barshak, Dennis L. Kasper
128 Acute Infectious Diarrheal Diseases and Bacterial Food PoisoningRichelle C. Charles, Stephen B. Calderwood, Regina C. LaRocque
129 Clostridium difficile Infection, Including Pseudomembranous ColitisDale N. Gerding, Stuart Johnson
130 Urinary Tract Infections, Pyelonephritis, and ProstatitisKalpana Gupta, Barbara W. Trautner
131 Sexually Transmitted Infections: Overview and Clinical ApproachJeanne M. Marrazzo, King K. Holmes
132 EncephalitisKaren L. Roos, Kenneth L. Tyler
133 Acute MeningitisKaren L. Roos, Kenneth L. Tyler
134 Chronic and Recurrent MeningitisWalter J. Koroshetz, Michael R. Wilson, Avindra Nath
135 Brain Abscess and EmpyemaKaren L. Roos, Kenneth L. Tyler
136 Infectious Complications of BitesSandeep S. Jubbal, Florencia Pereyra, Lawrence C. Madoff


Section 3: Clinical Syndromes: Health Care-Associated Infections

137 Infections Acquired in Health Care FacilitiesRobert A. Weinstein
138 Infections in Transplant RecipientsRobert W. Finberg, Joyce D. Fingeroth


Section 4: Therapy for Bacterial Diseases

139 Treatment and Prophylaxis of Bacterial InfectionsDavid C. Hooper, Erica S. Shenoy, Christy A. Varughese
140 Bacterial Resistance to Antimicrobial AgentsDavid C. Hooper


Section 5: Diseases Caused by Gram-Positive Bacteria

141 Pneumococcal InfectionsDavid Goldblatt, Katherine L. O'Brien
142 Staphylococcal InfectionsFranklin D. Lowy
143 Streptococcal InfectionsMichael R. Wessels
144 Enterococcal InfectionsCesar A. Arias, Barbara E. Murray
145 Diphtheria and Other Corynebacterial InfectionsWilliam R. Bishai, John R. Murphy
146 Listeria monocytogenes InfectionsElizabeth L. Hohmann, Daniel A. Portnoy
147 TetanusC. Louise Thwaites, Lam Minh Yen
148 BotulismAgam K. Rao, Susan Maslanka
149 Gas Gangrene and Other Clostridial InfectionsAmy E. Bryant, Dennis L. Stevens


Section 6: Diseases Caused by Gram-Negative Bacteria

150 Meningococcal InfectionsAndrew J. Pollard
151 Gonococcal InfectionsSanjay Ram, Peter A. Rice
152 Haemophilus and Moraxella InfectionsTimothy F. Murphy
153 Infections Due to the HACEK Group and Miscellaneous Gram-Negative BacteriaTamar F. Barlam, Dennis L. Kasper
154 Legionella InfectionsVictor L. Yu, M. Luisa Pedro-Botet, Yusen E. Lin
155 Pertussis and Other Bordetella InfectionsKarina A. Top, Scott A. Halperin
156 Diseases Caused by Gram-Negative Enteric BacilliThomas A. Russo, James R. Johnson
157 Acinetobacter InfectionsRossana Rosa, L. Silvia Munoz-Price
158 Helicobacter pylori InfectionsJohn C. Atherton, Martin J. Blaser
159 Infections Due to Pseudomonas, Burkholderia, and Stenotrophomonas SpeciesReuben Ramphal
160 SalmonellosisDavid A. Pegues, Samuel I. Miller
161 ShigellosisPhilippe J. Sansonetti, Jean Bergounioux
162 Infections Due to Campylobacter and Related OrganismsBeth D. Kirkpatrick, Martin J. Blaser
163 Cholera and Other VibriosesMatthew K. Waldor, Edward T. Ryan
164 BrucellosisNicholas J. Beeching
165 TularemiaJeannine M. Petersen, Paul S. Mead
166 Plague and Other Yersinia InfectionsMichael B. Prentice
167 Bartonella Infections, Including Cat-Scratch DiseaseMichael Giladi, Moshe Ephros
168 DonovanosisNigel O'Farrell


Section 7: Miscellaneous Bacterial Infections

169 NocardiosisGregory A. Filice
170 Actinomycosis Thomas A. Russo
171 Whipple's DiseaseThomas A. Russo
172 Infections Due to Mixed Anaerobic OrganismsNeeraj K. Surana, Dennis L. Kasper


Section 8: Mycobacterial Diseases

173 TuberculosisMario C. Raviglione
174 LeprosyRobert H. Gelber
175 Nontuberculous Mycobacterial InfectionsSteven M. Holland
176 Antimycobacterial AgentsDivya Reddy, Max R. O'Donnell


Section 9: Spirochetal Diseases

177 SyphilisSheila A. Lukehart
178 Endemic TreponematosesSheila A. Lukehart
179 LeptospirosisJi'i F. P. Wagenaar, Marga G. A. Goris
180 Relapsing FeverAlan G. Barbour
181 Lyme BorreliosisAllen C. Steere


Section 10: Diseases Caused by Rickettsiae, Mycoplasmas, and Chlamydiae

182 Rickettsial DiseasesDavid H. Walker, J. Stephen Dumler, Lucas S. Blanton, Thomas J. Marrie
183 Infections Due to Mycoplasmas R. Doug Hardy
184 Chlamydial InfectionsCharlotte A. Gaydos, Thomas C. Quinn


Section 11: Viral Diseases: General Considerations

185 Medical VirologyFred Wang, Elliott Kieff
186 Antiviral Chemotherapy, Excluding Antiretroviral DrugsLindsey R. Baden


Section 12: Infections Due to DNA Viruses

187 Herpes Simplex Virus InfectionsLawrence Corey
188 Varicella-Zoster Virus InfectionsRichard J. Whitley
189 Epstein-Barr Virus Infections, Including Infectious MononucleosisJeffrey I. Cohen
190 Cytomegalovirus and Human Herpesvirus Types 6, 7, and 8 Camille Nelson Kotton, Martin S. Hirsch
191 Molluscum Contagiosum, Monkeypox, and Other Poxvirus InfectionsFred Wang
192 Parvovirus InfectionsKevin E. Brown
193 Human Papillomavirus Infections Darron R. Brown, Aaron Ermel


Section 13: Infections Due to DNA and RNA Respiratory Viruses

194 Common Viral Respiratory Infections James E. Crowe, Jr.
195 InfluenzaPeter F. Wright


Section 14: Infections Due to Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Other Human Retroviruses

196 The Human RetrovirusesDan L. Longo, Anthony S. Fauci
197 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease: AIDS and Related DisordersAnthony S. Fauci, Gregory K. Folkers, H. Clifford Lane


Section 15: Infections Due to RNA Viruses

198 Viral GastroenteritisUmesh D. Parashar, Roger I. Glass
199 Enterovirus, Parechovirus, and Reovirus InfectionsJeffrey I. Cohen
200 Measles (Rubeola)Kaitlin Rainwater-Lovett, William J. Moss
201 Rubella (German Measles)Laura A. Zimmerman, Susan E. Reef
202 MumpsSteven A. Rubin
203 Rabies and Other Rhabdovirus InfectionsAlan C. Jackson
204 Arthropod-Borne and Rodent-Borne Virus InfectionsJens H. Kuhn, Rémi N. Charrel
205 Ebolavirus and Marburgvirus InfectionsJens H. Kuhn


Section 16: Fungal Infections

206 Diagnosis and Treatment of Fungal InfectionsJohn E. Edwards, Jr.
207 HistoplasmosisChadi A. Hage, L. Joseph Wheat
208 CoccidioidomycosisNeil M. Ampel
209 BlastomycosisS. Travis King, Rathel L. Nolan, III
210 CryptococcosisArturo Casadevall
211 CandidiasisJohn E. Edwards, Jr.
212 AspergillosisDavid W. Denning
213 MucormycosisBrad Spellberg, Ashraf S. Ibrahim
214 Superficial Mycoses and Less Common Systemic MycosesCarol A. Kauffman
215 Pneumocystis Infections Alison Morris, Henry Masur


Section 17: Protozoal and Helminthic Infections: General Considerations

216 Introduction to Parasitic Infections Sharon L. Reed, Charles E. Davis
217 Agents Used to Treat Parasitic Infections Thomas A. Moore


Section 18: Protozoal Infections

218 Amebiasis and Infection with Free-Living AmebaeRosa M. Andrade, Sharon L. Reed
219 MalariaNicholas J. White, Elizabeth A. Ashley
220 BabesiosisEdouard Vannier, Peter J. Krause
221 Leishmaniasis Shyam Sundar
222 Chagas Disease and African Trypanosomiasis François Chappuis, Yves Jackson
223 Toxoplasma InfectionsKami Kim
224 Protozoal Intestinal Infections and Trichomoniasis Peter F. Weller


Section 19: Helminthic Infections

225 Introduction to Helminthic InfectionsPeter F. Weller
226 Trichinellosis and Other Tissue Nematode InfectionsPeter F. Weller
227 Intestinal Nematode InfectionsPeter F. Weller, Thomas B. Nutman
228 Filarial and Related InfectionsThomas B. Nutman, Peter F. Weller
229 Schistosomiasis and Other Trematode InfectionsBirgitte Jyding Vennervald
230 Cestode InfectionsA. Clinton White, Jr., Peter F. Weller


Part 6: Disorders of the Cardiovascular System

Section 1: Introduction to Cardiovascular Disorders

231 Approach to the Patient with Possible Cardiovascular DiseaseJoseph Loscalzo
232 Basic Biology of the Cardiovascular SystemJoseph Loscalzo, Peter Libby, Calum A. MacRae
233 Epidemiology of Cardiovascular DiseaseThomas A. Gaziano, J. Michael Gaziano


Section 2: Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Disorders

234 Physical Examination of the Cardiovascular SystemPatrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
235 ElectrocardiographyAry L. Goldberger
236 Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging: Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, and Magnetic Resonance/Computed Tomography ImagingMarcelo F. Di Carli, Raymond Y. Kwong, Scott D. Solomon
237 Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization and Coronary AngiographyJane A. Leopold, David P. Faxon


Section 3: Disorders of Rhythm

238 Principles of ElectrophysiologyDavid D. Spragg, Gordon F. Tomaselli
239 The Bradyarrhythmias: Disorders of the Sinoatrial NodeDavid D. Spragg, Gordon F. Tomaselli
240 The Bradyarrhythmias: Disorders of the Atrioventricular NodeDavid D. Spragg, Gordon F. Tomaselli
241 Approach to Supraventricular TachyarrhythmiasGregory F. Michaud, William G. Stevenson
242 Physiologic and Non-physiologic Sinus Tachycardia Gregory F. Michaud, William G. Stevenson
243 Focal Atrial Tachycardia Gregory F. Michaud, William G. Stevenson
244 Paroxysmal Supraventricular TachycardiasGregory F. Michaud, William G. Stevenson
245 Common Atrial Flutter, Macroreentrant and Multifocal Atrial TachycardiasGregory F. Michaud, William G. Stevenson
246 Atrial FibrillationGregory F. Michaud, William G. Stevenson
247 Approach to Ventricular Arrhythmias Roy M. John, William G. Stevenson
248 Premature Ventricular Beats, Non-sustained Ventricular Tachycardia, and Idioventricular Rhythm Roy M. John, William G. Stevenson
249 Sustained Ventricular Tachycardia William G. Stevenson, Roy M. John
250 Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia and Ventricular FibrillationWilliam G. Stevenson, Roy M. John
251 Electrical Storm and Incessant VTWilliam G. Stevenson, Roy M. John


Section 4: Disorders of the Heart

252 Heart Failure: Pathophysiology and DiagnosisDouglas L. Mann, Murali Chakinala
253 Heart Failure: ManagementMandeep R. Mehra
254 Cardiomyopathy and MyocarditisNeal K. Lakdawala, Lynne Warner Stevenson, Joseph Loscalzo
255 Cardiac Transplantation and Prolonged Assisted Circulation Mandeep R. Mehra
256 Aortic Valve DiseasePatrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
257 Aortic Regurgitation Patrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
258 Mitral StenosisPatrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
259 Mitral RegurgitationPatrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
260 Mitral Valve ProlapsePatrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
261 Tricuspid Valve DiseasePatrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
262 Pulmonic Valve DiseasePatrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
263 Multiple and Mixed Valvular Heart DiseasePatrick T. O'Gara, Joseph Loscalzo
264 Congenital Heart Disease in the AdultAnne Marie Valente, Michael J. Landzberg
265 Pericardial DiseaseEugene Braunwald
266 Atrial Myxoma and Other Cardiac TumorsEric H. Awtry


Section 5: Coronary and Peripheral Vascular Disease

267 Ischemic Heart DiseaseElliott Antman, Joseph Loscalzo
268 Non-ST-Segment Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome (Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction and Unstable Angina)Robert P. Giugliano, Christopher P. Cannon, Eugene Braunwald
269 ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial InfarctionElliott M. Antman, Joseph Loscalzo
270 Percutaneous Coronary Interventions and Other Interventional ProceduresDavid P. Faxon, Deepak L. Bhatt
271 Hypertensive Vascular DiseaseTheodore A. Kotchen
272 Renovascular DiseaseStephen C. Textor
273 Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary ThromboembolismSamuel Z. Goldhaber
274 Diseases of the AortaMark A. Creager, Joseph Loscalzo
275 Arterial Diseases of the ExtremitiesMark A. Creager, Joseph Loscalzo
276 Chronic Venous Disease and Lymphedema Mark A. Creager, Joseph Loscalzo
277 Pulmonary HypertensionAaron B. Waxman, Joseph Loscalzo


Part 7: Disorders of the Respiratory System

Section 1: Diagnosis of Respiratory Disorders

278 Approach to the Patient with Disease of the Respiratory SystemPatricia A. Kritek, Bruce D. Levy
279 Disturbances of Respiratory FunctionEdward T. Naureckas, Julian Solway
280 Diagnostic Procedures in Respiratory DiseaseAnne L. Fuhlbrigge, Augustine M.K. Choi 


Section 2: Diseases of the Respiratory System

281 AsthmaPeter J. Barnes
282 Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis and Pulmonary Infiltrates with Eosinophilia Praveen Akuthota, Michael E. Wechsler

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