Clinical Medicine: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 6

Clinical Medicine: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 6

by Parveen Kumar, Michael Clark
     
 

ISBN-10: 0702027634

ISBN-13: 9780702027635

Pub. Date: 10/21/2005

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Kumar and Clark's Clinical Medicine is a comprehensive and authoritative single-volume textbook of internal medicine that is consulted by students and doctors throughout the world. Its aim is to explain the management of disease, based on an understanding of scientific principles and including the latest developments in treatment. It is written for medical students

Overview

Kumar and Clark's Clinical Medicine is a comprehensive and authoritative single-volume textbook of internal medicine that is consulted by students and doctors throughout the world. Its aim is to explain the management of disease, based on an understanding of scientific principles and including the latest developments in treatment. It is written for medical students and doctors preparing for specialist exams, and is an ideal general reference text for all practising doctors. The new edition is part of Elsevier's new STUDENT CONSULT electronic community. STUDENT CONSULT titles comes with full text online, a unique image library, case studies, questions and answers, online note-taking, and integration links to content in other disciplines - ideal for problem-based learning.
• Colour-coded chapters are attractive and make the book easy to navigate
• Comprehensive index, clearly displayed, pinpoints information rapidly
• Boxes and tables pull out and display important information
• Drawings and photographs bring the subject to life and explain difficult concepts
• Carefully structured headings provide a useful outline for study and quick reference
• Purchasers receive 1 year's free online access to the 22nd edition of Goldman: Cecil Textbook of Medicine
• online version, with extra content, including animations and heart and lung sounds, available to all purchasers on new ‘Student Consult' platform
• unique online appendix, covering malaria, SARS, TB, viral haemorrhagic (dengue) fever, and many more topics
• new chapter on The Special Senses (ophthalmology and ENT) - in response to readers' requests and in recognition of the frequency of these conditions in general practice
• International Advisory Panel of experts from around the world - to widen the book's international scope
• all line drawings redrawn in new, more modern style to make them more appealing and relevant

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780702027635
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/21/2005
Series:
MRCP Study Guides Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1528
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 10.40(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

1 Ethics and communication
2 Infectious diseases, tropical medicine and sexually transmitted diseases
3 Cell and molecular biology, and genetic disorders
4 Clinical immunology
5 Nutrition
6 Gastrointestinal disease
7 Liver, biliary tract and pancreatic disease
8 Haematological disease
9 Malignant disease
10 Rheumatology and bone disease
11 Renal disease
12 Water, electrolytes and acid-base balance
13 Cardiovascular disease
14 Respiratory disease
15 Intensive care medicine
16 Drug Therapy and poisoning
17 Environmental medicine
18 Endocrine disease
19 Diabetes mellitus and other disorders of metabolism
20 The special senses
21 Neurological disease
22 Psychological medicine
23 Skin disease

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