Since 1955 the subdiscipline of hepatology has evolved considerably and there is now support to establish it as a discipline in its own right. This brand new edition Diseases of the Liver and Biliary System
, now named Sherlock's Diseases of the Liver and Biliary System,
after the late Professor Dame Sheila Sherlock, provides concise, didactic clinical guidance from the leading experts in the field.
This new edition is now authored by the leading international name in the subject, and is entirley revised and updated, offering over 2,000 new references and with emphasis on evidence-based guidance throughout the chapters. The clear chapter structure provides uniformity throughout the book, and includes summary boxes and key learning points throughout.