Features now added : Flowcharts and diagrams to explain recent concepts
Text revised and recast to accommodate new curriculum prescribed by MCI
New topics prescribed in the CBME syllabus have been added at the end of text
Flowcharts explain every important mechanism of action
Boxes made more functional and useful to the reader
Text revision and enlargements based on reviews and comments by superspecialists and subject experts
Student-friendly format followed
Text and tables focus on clinical relevance
Many new concepts introduced and numerous fresh diagrams included to facilitate learning and understanding.
Compare and Contrast series makes the book complete in giving an analytic edge.
The textbook covers all the topics as per the latest Competency based Undergraduate Curriculum for the Indian Medical Graduate prescribed by Medical Council of India (MCI).Besides being the ‘must read’ for undergraduate medical students, the text also caters to the needs of the candidates preparing for postgraduate entrance and/or other competitive examinations. Students of dental sciences, pharmacy, nursing, and other paramedical courses will find it particularly useful just like the earlier editions.