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Published: 22 September 2011

980 Pages | 150 black-and-white line illustrations, and an 8-page colour plate section


ISBN: 9780199588442

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Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences

Second Edition

Edited by Robert Wilkins, Simon Cross, Ian Megson, and David Meredith

Oxford Medical Handbooks

  • An ideal introduction to the medical sciences for both medical and biomedical science students, and a useful refresher for junior doctors
  • Fully illustrated with diagrams and colour images
  • All you need to know about the science that underpins medicine
  • The scientific principles are discussed in the context of disease throughout, and the book is cross-referenced to other Oxford Handbooks, including Clinical Medicine and Practical Drug Therapy
  • App available from the App Store, Google Play, and MedHand Bookstore.

New to this Edition:

  • Comprehensively updated to include all relevant changes in the field
  • Includes more of the 'classic' experiments defining the scientific principles explained in the book; making it more evidence-based

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