Key Features

  • Information presented in easy to access double-page spreads.

  • Highly illustrated with full colour photographs and graphics.

  • Summary boxes for examination preparation.

  • Covers the subject from basic molecular mechanisms through to the principles of medical and surgical treatment.

  • Gives references to internet URLs for further information.

  • Includes a glossary of dermatological terms.

Table of Contents

Section I: Basic principles
Section II: Diseases: Eruptions. Infections. Disorders of specific skin structures. Allergy and autoimmunity. Internal medicine. Inherited disorders. Skin tumours.
Section III: Special topics in dermatology


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About the authors

David Gawkrodger

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus in Dermatology, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK

Michael Ardern-Jones

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor and Consultant Dermatologist, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK