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Paperback | September 6, 2015

EditorJames Thomas, Tanya MonaghanbyMurray Longmore

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The ninth edition of the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine and the second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills are bundled together in a pack that represents excellent value. These bestselling handbooks serve as the ultimate guide to the practice andphilosophy of medicine and provide clear guidance on all aspects of history taking, physical examination, and practical procedures.Now in its ninth edition, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine continues to be the definitive pocket-friendly guide to medicine. The culmination over 25 years of experience at the bedside and in the community, this handbook is packed with practical advice, wit, and wisdom.The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine presents clinical information in a clear way that makes it easy to revise, remember, and implement on the ward. It gives reliable advice on what to do, when to do it, and how to do it, with clinical photographs and diagrams that bring theory to life. Uniquelyfor a medical text, this book weaves history, literature, art, and philosophy into its survey of medicine, casting new light on the specialties and encouraging the reader to see beyond the practical aspects of medicine and adopt a patient-centred approach to care.The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine looks better than ever, with a more modern design and over 600 colour images and illustrations. The History and Examination chapter has been completely revamped with systematic flowcharts and new illustrations so that it better reflects real bedside practice.The index, cross-references, and references have been overhauled to make them even easier to use. Every chapter has been written with supervision from experts in each field to ensure accuracy, and updated to reflect relevant guidelines from the NHS, NICE, the Resuscitation Council and other keyprofessional bodies.Loved and trusted by generations of doctors, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine continues to be an indispensable companion for the practice of modern medicine.Fully updated and revised for its second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills is the only truly comprehensive pocket guide to all aspects of history taking, physical examination, practical procedures, data interpretation, and communication skills. Packed withexpert knowledge and practical guidance it gives realistic advice on coping with common situations.The handbook is structured to allow rapid reference of key information, and to aid understanding with concise and practical clinical guidance. Full colour throughout, it includes over 140 detailed photographs and diagrams of all common examination skills to show you exactly what you need to do andthe theory, practice and complications for each. More photos have been included, with over half completely new and specially produced for this edition. Each system chapter covers applied anatomy, history, examination, and the presentation of common and important disorders. Data interpretation coversthe basics of x-rays, ECGs and other key areas. A new chapter on the eyes is included along with the sections on body language and non-verbal communication, and the section on practical procedures has been expanded. This handbook will help to ensure you have the confidence and skill to carry out an"A" grade examination every time.

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The ninth edition of the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine and the second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills are bundled together in a pack that represents excellent value. These bestselling handbooks serve as the ultimate guide to the practice andphilosophy of medicine and provide clear guid...

James Thomas is a Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust in Nottingham, UK. Tanya Monaghan is an Academic Clinical Lecturer in Gastroenterology at the NIHR Nottingham Digestive Diseases Centre Biomedical Research Unit, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust in Nottingham, UK. Murray Long...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:1692 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 2.3 inPublished:September 6, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills1. Communication skills2. The history3. General and endocrine examination4. Skin, hair and nails5. The cardiovascular system6. The respiratory system7. The abdomen8. The nervous system9. The eyes10. The locomotor system11. The ear, nose and throat12. The male reproductive system13. The female reproductive system14. The obstetric assessment15. The breast16. The psychiatric assessment17. The paediatric assessment18. Practical procedures19. Clinical data interpretation20. Other investigationsOxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine1. Thinking about medicine2. History and examination3. Cardiovascular medicine4. Chest medicine5. Endocrinology6. Gastroenterology7. Renal medicine8. Haematology9. Infectious diseases10. Neurology11. Oncology and palliative care12. Rheumatology13. Surgery14. Epidemiology15. Clinical chemistry16. Eponymous syndromes17. Radiology18. Reference intervals19. Practical procedures20. Emergencies

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"THE best book that a medical student could ever use. Everything is so easy to find, and is just enough depth for me!" --Alexander Wibberley, 3rd year medical student, University of Leeds