Murtagh's General Practice is now available in this outstanding fourth edition. Widely recognised as the most influential publication for general practice and primary health care, substantial changes have been made for this revision to ensure currency, readability and ease of navigation. New features of the fourth edition include: bull; Six new chapters for access to current guidelines; - Nasal disorders - Surgical problems in children - Infections in pregnancy - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - Chronic heart failure - Thrombosis and thromboembilism bull; Diabetes mellitus has been expanded to two chapters, one each on diagnosis and management; bull; A greater emphasis on chronic disease management which reflects the changing nature of community medicine. For the first time, Murtagh's General Practice 4e is produced in full colour, with over 600 illustrations. A colour artwork program has been consistently applied to the popular clean and simple diagrams to enhance understanding. Over 100 clinical photos provide authentic and visual examples of many conditions. A significantly enhanced index has many more sub categories with singular page references to ensure you can find the exact information required. The new full colour design allows you to gain quick access to what you need.Murtagh, John is the author of 'General Practice ', published 2007 under ISBN 9780074717790 and ISBN 0074717790.