API Textbook of Medicine

by Yash Pal Munjal, Milind Y Nadkar, Siddharth N Shah, Sandhya A Kamath

The aim of this API textbook is to focus on medicine. The API Textbook of Medicine was first published in 1969. For more than 50 years, the Association of Physicians of India (API) has been regularly publishing the Textbook which is read by the medical students of our country. The aim of the association is to publish a textbook to promote medical education and to meet the needs of the medical students and practicing clinicians. The API textbook of medicine consists of 18 sections across two comprehensive volumes covering a wide range of medical disorders. These 18 sections discuss on infectious diseases, HIV medicine, rheumatology, metabolism, bone disorder, endocrinology, diabetology, hematology, nephrology, environmental medicine, pulmonology, cardiology, gastroenterology, hepatology, neurology, critical care medicine, poisoning and toxicology, and other specialties. This book contains up-to-date information about the physiological, pathological, biological, and clinical aspects of diseases with special stress on their Indian features and information collected from available Indian data. The theme of the book from bedside to the bench to clinical management of cases—is well elucidated. The style and layout of the book is similar to that of the earlier editions. The contents of the book have been modified as per the latest advances and made as contemporary as possible. This book will be useful for students, physicians, and as a reference book for clinicians from other specialties like surgery, obstetrics, and gynecology, orthopaedic, ENT, ophthalmology, community medicine, and others. Even pediatricians may find this book worth reading.

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Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Munjal Yash Pal
Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Medical Science, Kalkaji, New Delhi
2. Nadkar Milind Y
The Association of Physicians of India (API); Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
3. Shah Siddharth N
Former Honorary Physician and Diabetologist
4. Kamath Sandhya A Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital and Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
ISBN 9789354656361
Speciality Medicine
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18786
Edition 12/e
Publishing Year 2022
Pages 3570
Book Type Textbook


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