Hywel Williams, Michael Bigby, Thomas Diepgen, Andrew Herxheimer, Luigi Naldi, Berthold Rzany
Wiley, Jan 22, 2009 - Medical - 744 pages
Evidence-based Dermatology, Second Edition is a unique book in the field of clinical dermatology. Written and edited by some of the world’s leading experts in evidence-based dermatology, it takes a highly evidence-based approach to the treatment of all major and many of the less common skin conditions.
The toolbox at the beginning of the book explaining how to critically appraise different studies, along with the comprehensive reviewing and appraisal of evidence in the clinical chapters makes this book distinctive in its field as do the treatment recommendations which are based on the discussion of the best available evidence using a question-driven approach and a common structure on dealing with efficacy, drawbacks and implications for clinical practice.
This edition is much expanded with a greater focus on patients. New chapters include:
Accompanying this book is also a dedicated update website with additional chapters (www.evidbasedderm.com)
The text is enhanced with full color illustrations, tables and boxed text summaries providing a quick reference for those in the clinical practice setting and dermatologists in training.