This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
In 1968 the faculty of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine developed a textbook of medicine that emphasized the clinical approach to patients based on the heritage and teachings of William Osler. It was not designed to be encyclopedic and was organized according to clinical problems and syndromes, rather than specific diseases.
The current edition has been revised and is generally up to date, including a concise and excellent new section on geriatrics and several fully revised sections, such as the section on cutaneous disease. It should be useful to medical students, nurse practitioners, and physicians.
As in the past,
The Principles and Practice of Medicine.The Practice of Medicine: A Self-Assessment Guide.. Ann Intern Med. 1980;93:785. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-93-5-785_1
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1980;93(5):785.
Copyright © 2019 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use