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Oxford Medical Handbooks

The Oxford Medical Handbooks are the market leading series of pocket handbooks, written for a broad medical readership, from students, junior doctors and specialist trainees, to nurses, dentists, paramedics, and allied health professionals.

Beginnings

The series began with the publication in 1985 of the beloved Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine. Starting life as handwritten notes to help the authors get through their junior doctor years, it is now the world's best-selling medical handbook. Since then the series has grown to around 50 books, covering medical specialties from paediatrics to geriatric medicine, and more. Titles fall into two broad categories; those for medical students and junior doctors, and those for specialist trainees.

Reputation for quality

The Oxford Medical Handbooks' reputation is built on including only the best quality, clinically relevant information. Every book is reviewed by people who fit the profile of the intended readership, and each book is also checked by subject experts. Extensive market research makes sure that the books feature the most recent information about medical training and practice, so every book in the series delivers exactly what readers need. Where relevant, junior co-authors ensure the content is kept relevant to the core readership and reflects the reality of day-to-day medical practice.

Unique format and top-quality production

We are proud not only of the content of our handbooks, but also of the unique format and high standards of production for which the Oxford Medical Handbooks have become known. Information is presented with one topic per page spread, in a style which is quick and easy to take in. The books are designed to help readers find the information they need quickly, with contents tabbed on the back cover and the sides of pages, and emergency sections banded in red. The heavy-duty plastic covers and ribbon bookmarks are perennially popular, and blank pages for the reader's notes mean that an Oxford Medical Handbook can be kept for years and years.

The future

OUP is continually reassessing the way we transmit information. We now produce apps for many of our Handbooks, including apps for the iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, and Android.

We've also relaunched Oxford Medical Handbooks online, which makes electronic versions of most of the Oxford Medical Handbooks available for purchase by institutions and libraries.

We're also proud of our mini version of the Oxford Medical Handbook of Clinical Medicine, and the Oxford Handbooks in Nursing series continues to grow, as does both the Emergencies in series, and the Oxford Specialist Handbooks series, which covers specific areas within various specialities —Cardiology, End-of-Life Care, Surgery, Paediatrics, Nephrology, and Anaesthesia, to name a few.

Used in every hospital and GP surgery across the UK and known throughout the world, the Oxford Medical Handbooks series continues to grow, expand, and provide a practical and trustworthy resource for medics and nurses everywhere.

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Cover for 9780198793892

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis and Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery

£49.99

Huw Llewelyn, Hock Aun Ang, Keir Lewis, Anees Al-Abdullah, Greg McLatchie, Neil Borley, Joanna Chikwe

9780198793892
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14 July 2016
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis and Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences

£49.99

Huw Llewelyn, Hock Aun Ang, Keir Lewis, Anees Al-Abdullah, Simon Cross, Ian Megson, David Meredith, Robert Wilkins

9780198793908
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14 July 2016
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Clinical Specialties 10e and Oxford Assess and Progress: Clinical Specialties 3e

£42.99

Andrew Baldwin, Nina Hjelde, Charlotte Goumalatsou, Gil Myers, Luci Etheridge, Alex Bonner

9780198830566
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08 August 2018
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery and Oxford Assess and Progress: Clinical Surgery Pack

£42.99

Greg McLatchie, Neil Borley, Joanna Chikwe, Frank Smith, Paul McGovern, Bernadette Pereira, Oliver Old, Katharine Boursicot, David Sales

9780198722359
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03 April 2014
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery and Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma

£52.99

Greg McLatchie, Neil Borley, Joanna Chickwe, Gavin Bowden, Martin McNally, Simon Thomas, Alexander Gibson

9780198793915
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14 July 2016
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Emergency Medicine and Oxford Assess and Progress: Emergency Medicine Pack

£45.99

Jonathan P. Wyatt, Pawan Gupta, Colin A. Graham, Robin N. Illingworth, Kerstin Hogg

9780199670659
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14 February 2013
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Emergency Medicine and Oxford Handbook of Pre-Hospital Care Pack

£54.99

Jonathan P. Wyatt, Robin N. Illingworth, Colin A. Graham, Kerstin Hogg, Ian Greaves, Keith Porter

9780199645961
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15 March 2012
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Epidemiology for Clinicians and Oxford Handbook of Medical Statistics Pack

£49.99

Helen Ward, Mireille B. Toledano, Gavin Shaddick, Bethan Davies, Janet Peacock, Philip Peacock

9780198785071
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03 March 2016
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Epidemiology for Clinicians and Oxford Handbook of Public Health Practice Pack

£52.99

Helen Ward, Mireille B Toledano, Gavin Shaddick, Bethan Davies, Charles Guest, Walter Ricciardi, Ichiro Kawachi, Iain Lang

9780198785064
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03 March 2016
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Emergencies in Gastroenterology and Hepatology Pack

£52.99

Stuart Bloom, George Webster, Daniel Marks, Marcus Harbord

9780199686360
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05 September 2013
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis Pack

£52.99

Chantal Simon, Hazel Everitt, Francoise van Dorp, Matthew Burke, Huw Llewelyn, Hock Aun Ang, Keir Lewis, Anees Al-Abdullah

9780198785101
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03 March 2016
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Emergency Medicine Pack

£52.99

Chantal Simon, Hazel Everitt, Francoise van Dorp, Matthew Burke, Jonathan P. Wyatt, Robin N. Illingworth, Colin A. Graham, Kerstin Hogg

9780198785118
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03 March 2016
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health Pack

£52.99

Chantal Simon, Hazel Everitt, Francoise van Dorp, Matthew Burke, Julia Smedley, Finaly Dick, Steven Sadhra

9780198766322
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27 August 2015
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Public Health Practice Pack

£54.99

Chantal Simon, Hazel Everitt, Francoise van Dorp, Matthew Burke, Charles Guest, Walter Ricciardi, Ichiro Kawachi, Iain Lang

9780198758068
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27 August 2015
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Reproductive Medicine and Family Planning Pack

£52.99

Chantal Simon, Hazel Everitt, Francoise van Dorp, Matthew Burke, Enda McVeigh, John Guillebaud, Roy Homburg

9780198766346
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27 August 2015
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of General Practice and Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine

£52.99

Chantal Simon, Hazel Everitt, Francoise van Dorp, Matthew Burke, Domhnall MacAuley

9780198793953
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14 July 2016
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Medical Science and Oxford Handbook of Medical Statistics Pack

£52.99

Robert Wilkins, Simon Cross, Ian Megson, David Meredith, Janet Peacock, Philip Peacock

9780198758020
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27 August 2015
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences and Oxford Assess and Progress: Medical Sciences Pack

£45.99

Robert Wilkins, Jade Chow, Simon Cross, Ian Megson, David Meredith, John Patterson, Kathy Boursicot, David Sales

9780199670666
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14 February 2013
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Oxford Handbook of Reproductive Medicine and Family Planning Pack

£52.99

Sally Collins, Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Kevin Hayes, Simon Jackson, Lawrence Impey, Enda McVeigh, John Guillebaud, Roy Homburg

9780198758044
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10 September 2015
Oxford Medical Handbooks

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Oxford Handbook of Public Health Practice and Oxford Handbook of Infectious Diseases

£52.99

Charles Guest, Walter Ricciardi, Ichiro Kawachi, Iain Lang, Estee Torok, Ed Moran, Fiona Cooke

9780198758037
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08 March 2018
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