1000 Questions and Answers from Kumar & Clark's Clinical Medicine

2nd Edition


Key Features

  • The writing style is appealing and conversational, designed to entertain as well as instruct.
  • Carries the ‘Kumar & Clark’ stamp of authority.
  • All questions fully indexed for ease of reference.
  • Covers topics that are easily misunderstood in medicine – good preparation for medical students, senior house officers/interns and specialists in training/residents preparing for written or oral exams.

Table of Contents

  • Ethics and communication
  • Infectious diseases, tropical medicine and sexually transmitted infections
  • Cell and molecular biology, and genetic disorders
  • Clinical immunology
  • Nutrition
  • Gastrointestinal disease
  • Liver, biliary tract and pancreatic disease
  • Haematological disease
  • Malignant disease
  • Rheumatology and bone disease
  • Renal disease
  • Water, electrolytes and acid-base balance
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Respiratory disease
  • Intensive care medicine
  • Drug therapy and poisoning
  • Environmental medicine
  • Endocrine disease
  • Diabetes mellitus and other disorders of metabolism
  • The special senses
  • Neurological disease
  • Psychological medicine
  • Skin disease


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Saunders Ltd.
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About the editors

Parveen Kumar

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine & Education, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, and Honorary Consultant Physician; Gastroenterologist, Barts and The London Hospitals NHS Trust and Homerton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

Michael Clark

Affiliations and Expertise

Honorary Senior Lecturer, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary,University of London and Consultant Physician, Princess Grace Hospital, London, UK