Harrison's Manual of Medicine is a comprehensive book for undergraduate students of medicine. The book comprises of chapters on caring for the hospitalized patients, medical emergencies, common patient presentations, ophthalmology, dermatology, infectious diseases and disease prevention and health maintenance. In addition, the book consists of several diagrams and case studies to understand the complex concepts of medicine better. This book is essential for medical students and professionals preparing for postgraduate medical examinations.
About the Authors
Dr. Dan L. Longo is the Scientific Director of the National Institute of Aging and The National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci is an immunologist. He has also written a book called Harrison's Gastroenterology And Hepatology, Encyclopedia of Pestilence, Pandemics, and Plagues. Dr. Fauci is a highly respected scientist and researcher. His research areas include HIV/AIDS and other immunodeficiency disorders. He is the Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Dr. Fauci writes and also edits medical textbooks.
Dr. Dennis L. Kasper is a professor of medicine. He has authored the book Harrison's Infectious Diseases. Dr. Kasper has been conducting research into infectious diseases and microbiology for more than three decades. He is a professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and also the professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. Dr. Kasper has edited and authored various medical textbooks.
6 May, 2016