A Manual of Dermatology

by Shernaz Walton, Zohra Zaidi, Ijaz Hussain, Zarnaz Wahid

The book ‘A Manual of Dermatology’ starts with history of dermatology and covers almost all of the main skin diseases and groups of diseases. The infections caused by various bacteria, fungi, virus and parasites are given with their clinical features, complications, differential diagnosis and treatment options. Some chapters explain about the common causes, for instance ultraviolet light and the cold, which is helpful for the patients who rarely approach the clinic for diagnosis. The disorders of the sebaceous, sweat, apocrine glands and disorders of hair and nail are included. The fundamentals of topical therapy and common dermatological preparations such as lotions, creams, ointments, etc., are explained with ingredients and formulations. The chapters in this book are supplemented with summary tables and clinical photographs, as well as latest treatment suggestions.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Walton Shernaz
Princess Royal Hospital, Saltshouse Road, Hull, HU8 9HE, United Kingdom
Hull and East Yorkshire, UK; Hull York Medical School, UK
2. Zaidi Zohra
Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre and Dow Medical College and Civil Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
3. Hussain Ijaz
Postgraduate Medical Institute, Lahore General Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan
4. Wahid Zarnaz Dow University of Health Sciences and Civil Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
ISBN 9789351527923
Speciality Dermatology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12564
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2015
Pages 952
Book Type Professional


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