June 1, 2016

New Textbooks from Dr. Heidelbaugh

Joel J. Heidelbaugh, M.D., professor and family medicine clerkship director, is becoming a sought after editor of textbooks. In 2016, he has edited three outstanding books in men’s health, medical education and gastrointestinal disorders. 




Joel J. Heidelbaugh, M.D., FAAFP, FACG
Joel J. Heidelbaugh, M.D.

Men’s Health in Primary Care

Springer, 2016

This book fills a major gap in the literature by providing comprehensive guidelines for the care of male patients through the lifecycle and across healthcare settings. Devoted solely to improving men’s health, it serves as an accessible, practical reference for clinicians treating these patients. With focuses on the psychosocial challenges that men encounter in obtaining healthcare as well as acute and chronic medical and psychological diseases, the book also offers current evidence-based guidelines for wellness and health maintenance.


Case Files Family Medicine

McGraw Hill, 2016

Case Files Family Medicine presents 60 real-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in family medicine. Each case includes a complete discussion, clinical pearls, references, definitions of key terms, and USMLE-style review questions. It is designed to allow medical students exposure to more cases.


Rome IV Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders for Primary Care and Non-GI Clinicians

Rome Foundation, 2016

This first edition book is designed to help the busy primary care physicians and other non-gastroenterological providers who see patients with gastroenterological disorders. It consists of 12 chapters that cover the spectrum of functional gastrointestinal disorders, but in a fashion that is specifically designed to address the diagnoses most commonly seen, with emphasis on "how to" diagnosis and treatment information.