The Merck Manual Home Health Handbook
Printed in USA, hardback, 2368 pagesISBN9780911910308
Size165 x 235mm
For over a century The Merck Manual has been the world’s most widely used medical reference – trusted by doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other health care professionals. The Merck Manual Home Health Handbook is designed to make in-depth medical information accessible to the everyday reader. Since its publication in 1997 the Home Edition has gone on to sell more than 2 million copies worldwide. Now Merck have updated the edition to cater for the changing medical environment. This third edition contains new chapters on subjects ranging from gene therapy, heart disease, cancer, nutrition problems and children's health issues.
Written by over 300 medical experts, this essential home medical reference includes informative coloured illustrations throughout, and many ‘did you know’ boxes to provide attention-grabbing facts, and making it even easier to learn.