The Selection: Your Pocket to Success
Residents, interns, and medical students come across numerous interesting and novel cases in their day to day bases at the Dermatology Clinics , where questions and fascinations develop. For that reason, we the Dermatology Student Club are pleased to provide you with a selection of easy go to Dermatology pocket books that may help in answering these questions.
This pocket begins with a concise introduction that gives an overview of the anatomy and biology of the skin. It Guides you through more than 300 different color illustrated skin diseases. It Includes everything from the pathogenesis, clinical features, diagnostic approach, differential diagnosis, and therapy , all of which are portrayed in diagrams, checklists, charts, and clinical tips for ease of use. Such features make this pocket a must have for all dermatologists, residents, and trainees.
Since Dermatology is a visual specialty ,this pocket offers a broad scope of different diseases arranged according to ethnicity, site, and onset that are illustrated in wonderful pictures .It offers a great frame work for multiple diagnoses that are easily understood by the General Practitioner and the trainee.
A concentrated simple-to-use drug reference that paves the way for an easy approach to treat a multitude of dermatological diseases . The book is arranged alphabetically by generic names, and includes both topical and oral medications. It also provides trade name references , contraindications and adverse effects of more than 100 drugs.
That being listed , whether you are a resident stuck in a situation where you need to know the treatment or a scholar looking for an answer, this selection will serve as a quick reference that should assist you in that time of need.
King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
- Sterry,A .(2006). Thieme’s Pocket Dermatology.(W Burgdorf and Paus.R,Eds.). Stuttgart:Thieme Publishing Group
- DuVivier,A.,(2002). Dermatology Pocket Picture Book Oxford:Blackwell Science Ltd
Francisco A.K .(2005). Dermatologic Therapeutics: A Pocket Guide (T. Trent .J and Romanelli,P,Eds.). New York:McGraw-Hill Medical