The thoroughly updated 3rd Edition of this highly regarded text continues to provide the latest therapeutic and surgical information on nail disease. A new signs-oriented section guides you to disease-specific information and simplifies diagnosis. The new, streamlined format includes bullet lists · cross-references · "Therapy" and Key points" highlights for easy reference · and full-color artwork throughout, as well as a larger page size that accommodates bigger photographs. In addition, many illustrations have been added to elucidate complex basic science.
- Provides the most reliable and comprehensive treatment information available—fully revised to include the latest therapeutic and surgical knowledge.
- Uses a disease-oriented chapter format.
Section 1: Signs and Symptoms
Section 2: The Normal Nail:
2-Structure and Function
3-Basic Science (incorporating embryology and with a look into the future)
Section 3: Diagnostic Techniques:
4-Initial Approach to Examination
5-Exostoses, Radiology, MRIs
Section 4: The Abnormal Nail:
8- Brittle Nails
13-Podiatric approach to Onychomycosis
14-Infection, Non Fungal
15-Nails in Systemic Disease
20-Cosmetics and/Dangers of nail Salons
22-Nails in Older Individuals
Section 5: Therapeutic Techniques:
- No. of pages:
- © Saunders 2005
- 8th July 2005
- eBook ISBN:
- Hardcover ISBN:
Professor Clinical Dermatology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
Clinical Professor of Medicine (Dermatology), University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS
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