Table of Contents

1 Inpatient medical care. Vimal Gokani, Parveen Kumar.

2 Infectious diseases. Timothy Planche, Peter A Riley

3 Human immune deficiency virus and AIDS. James E Thaventhiran

4 Nutrition. Michael Clark

5 Gastrointestinal disease. Joel Mawdsley

6 Liver disease. Michael Clark

7 Haematological disease. Jason Coppell

8 Malignant disease. Sarah Ngan, Mohini Varughese

9 Rheumatological disease. Dev Pyne

10 Kidney and urinary tract disease. Alistair Chesser

11 Water, electrolytes and acid-base balance. Neil Ashman

12 Cardiovascular disease. Mehul B Dhinoja, James Wilkinson, Chris Skene, Mike Ward

13 Respiratory disease. Susannah Leaver

14 Critical care. Tony M Rahman, Jonathan Ball

15 Endocrine disease. Philippa Hanson

16 Diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidaemia. Philippa Hanson

17 Neurological disease. Paul Jarman, Arjune Sen

18 Poisoning. Allister Vale, Sally Bradbury

19 Environmental medicine. Michael Clark

20 Emergencies in medicine. Michael Clark


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About the authors

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