Everything you need to know about the structure, functions and disorders of the human body. Spectacular medical drawings and images derived from new technologies give a crystal clear understanding of the anatomy and function of the body. More than 150 diseases and disorders described - their causes, symptoms and the latest treatments including surgery. A must have for anyone who wants to learn about the human body, in sickness and in health, from birth to old age.
Dr Tony Smith, MA, BM BCh, is an Associate Editor of the British Medical Journal and has acted as medical editor of Dorling Kindersley publications for the past 20 years.