Sima M. Jain, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Dermatology
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL, USA
Orlando, FL, USA
"...should serve as a standard against which all future atlases will be measured..." -- The New England Journal of Medicine review of an earlier edition
This compact, diagnosis-speeding guide has virtually defined the field of dermatology for thousands of physicians, dermatology residents, and medical students across the globe. Spanning the entire spectrum of skin problems, it combines laser-precise color images of skin lesions with a concise summary outline of dermatologic disorders, along with the cutaneous signs of systemic disease. A color-coded 4-part organization facilitates review at a glance and features helpful icons denoting the incidence and morbidity of disease.
FEATURESMore than 1,000 full-color images--many new to this edition New sections reflect the very latest clinical perspectives on the diagnosis and treatment of all skin disorders shown F ocus on a wide range of skin types highlights skin disease in different ethnic populations Thoroughly updated coverage of etiology, pathogenesis, management, and therapy ICD 9/10 codes included for each disease
Get full exposure to core knowledge with coverage of dermatology’s entire spectrum of subspecialties.
See just the essential information with "need-to-know" basic science information and key references.
Expedite decision making and clarify complex concepts with logical tables, digestible artwork, and easy-to-grasp schematics.Visualize more of the conditions you see in practice with over 3500 illustrations, of which over 1,400 are new: 1,039 clinical images, 398 pathology slides, and 152 schematics.
Stay at the forefront of your field with updated treatment methods throughout, as well as an increased focus on patients with skin of color.
Get an enhanced understanding of the foundations of dermatology in pathology, the clinical setting, and dermoscopy with a completely rewritten introductory chapter.
Better comprehend the clinical-pathological relationship of skin disease with increased histologic coverage.
Bolognia’s Dermatology is the ultimate multimedia reference for residents in training AND the experienced practitioner.
These units use an unsurpassed collection of colour clinical photographs of all major dermatological conditions, concise yet comprehensive text and key point boxes to aid quick access to information and examination preparation. They incorporate summaries of the essential skin biology and associated basic sciences that underpin clinical practice, as well as advice on established and emerging dermatological treatments, reflecting the ever expanding use of technology. Guidance is also given to dermatological emergencies and to the most useful online resources for updates and further reference.
Building on previous success, this sixth edition has been fully revised throughout. A major advance are the accompanying electronic materials making it a more complete and engaging resource than ever before.
Bonus electronic content– including self-test flashcards, multiple-choice questions and a wealth of extra clinical images, to help prepare for examinations, check your understanding and hone your diagnostic skills
New and enhanced coverage of key and emerging areas– including skin cancer, biologic therapies, psychodermatology, dermatologic surgery, cosmetic procedures, genital dermatoses, pregnancy eruptions, yeast-related skin conditions, contact dermatitis and patch testing
New line drawings and photographs incorporated throughoutto further improve clarity and ensure comprehensive visual coverage of important dermatological conditions
Rapidly improve your knowledge of skin conditions through a concise, clinically focused, user-friendly format.
Obtain thorough guidance on clinical presentation and therapy for a full range of common and rare skin diseases.Confirm your diagnoses by comparing your clinical findings to more than 1,150 illustrations, 40% of which are brand new.
Update your surgical skills with chapters devoted to basic dermatologic, laser, and cosmetic surgery, contributed by Dr. Issac M. Neuhaus.
· Close to 800 full-color clinical and histologic images
· Over 75 new histopathologic images and over 170 tables
· Layout similar to first edition with outline approach· Clinical images parallel to corresponding text for easy reinforcement of text
· Updated coverage of new medications, new entities and new mutations
· Must-have for any dermatologist or dermatology resident for studying for the in-service training exam and dermatology board exam
· Excellent review source for dermatology with easy to read format, numerous mnemonics and high-quality clinical images