Doody's Review ServiceReviewer: peter m daher, md(Creighton University Medical Center)
Description: This book serves as a worthy guide to a stepwise approach to common diagnoses. The information is presented in a simple to follow manner.
Purpose: It is intended to provide a practical approach to commonly encountered problems, a worthy objective that the book meets.
Audience: Medical students and house officers are the intended audience. I would add primary care physicians.
Features: The author provides a unique step-by-step approach to the diagnosis of common problems. Tables and flowcharts are very well done.
Assessment: As a primary care physician, I am impressed with how easy it is to use this quick reference during a busy schedule.