ISBN 9780702050473,Davidsons Principles and Practice of Medicine

Davidsons Principles and Practice of Medicine



Elsevier Publishing Company

Publication Year 1991

ISBN 9780702050473

ISBN-10 0702050474


Number of Pages 312 Pages
Language (English)

Medicine: general issues

Davidson's Principles & Practice of Medicine is a comprehensive book for undergraduate students of medicine. The book comprises of chapters on therapeutics and good prescribing, molecular and genetic factors in disease, immunological factors in disease, principles of infectious disease, critical illness, medical psychiatry, sexually transmitted disease and neurological disease. In addition, the book consists of several illustrations and diagrams and chapterwise questions for the students to understand the concepts better. This book is essential for medical professional and students.

About the Authors

Brian R. Walker is a Professor of Endocrinology at the University of Edinburgh. He is also a Consultant Physician at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, UK.

Nicki R Colledge is a Consultant Physician in Medicine for the Elderly at the Liberton Hospital and Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

Stuart H. Ralston is a Professor of Rheumatology at the University of Edinburgh.

Ian Penman is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, UK.