With over 60 titles in print, the ABC Series is a lively and up-to-date source of knowledge for those in primary care, for trainee doctors and students.
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ABC of Rheumatology, 4th Edition Musculoskeletal diseases are the most widespread chronic illness in the UK and one of the top 3 reasons why the over 45s visit their GP. The ABC of Rheumatology is a practical, introductory guide to the diagnosis, management and treatment of rheumatology and rheumatic diseases for the non-specialist.
ABC of Rheumatology, 4th Edition, edited by Ade Adebajo. The ever-increasing demand upon the acute hospitals to deliver emergency medicine, together with technological (but time-consuming and expensive) advances means that in the UK and elsewhere follow-up of many chronic conditions has...