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Diseases of the Skin

Diseases of the Skin This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Presented in a simple, orderly manner, this book is essentially a reflection of the author's long experience as a dermatologist in South Africa, and the reader should well benefit from that experience. The book is neither a synopsis of dermatology, nor is it encyclopedic. The author proposes it as a text for students and a reference work for practitioners. There may be some readers who will consider it to fall short of that aim because fundamentals are not stressed to the extent that current opinion thinks they should be. But it is a personal book, and it is therefore a strong book, full of common sense observations and advice. The material is weighted heavily toward African diseases. It is profusely illustrated in black and white, and many of the illustrations are excellent reproductions of both common diseases and rarities. The organization of the book is conventional with long-established classifications, and http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Dermatology American Medical Association

Diseases of the Skin

Archives of Dermatology , Volume 83 (1) – Jan 1, 1961

Diseases of the Skin

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Presented in a simple, orderly manner, this book is essentially a reflection of the author's long experience as a dermatologist in South Africa, and the reader should well benefit from that experience. The book is neither a synopsis of dermatology, nor is it encyclopedic. The author proposes it as a text for students and a reference work for...
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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1961 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0003-987X
eISSN
1538-3652
DOI
10.1001/archderm.1961.01580070178027
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Presented in a simple, orderly manner, this book is essentially a reflection of the author's long experience as a dermatologist in South Africa, and the reader should well benefit from that experience. The book is neither a synopsis of dermatology, nor is it encyclopedic. The author proposes it as a text for students and a reference work for practitioners. There may be some readers who will consider it to fall short of that aim because fundamentals are not stressed to the extent that current opinion thinks they should be. But it is a personal book, and it is therefore a strong book, full of common sense observations and advice. The material is weighted heavily toward African diseases. It is profusely illustrated in black and white, and many of the illustrations are excellent reproductions of both common diseases and rarities. The organization of the book is conventional with long-established classifications, and

Journal

Archives of DermatologyAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jan 1, 1961

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