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Trial and Error...so often error...

Advantages: Short, witty and very thought provoking
Disadvantages: Short - more of an introduction than an in-depth study. I'd have certainly read another 50 pages!

Working in clinical trials for cancer patients tends to mean that I’m expected to be up to date on such basic principles as GCP, the Data Protection Act, Declaration of Helsinki and other such mildly important tenants of how not to kill your patient or br ...

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Review of Trial by Fire: Lessons from the History of Clinical Trials - Allan Gaw

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A good starter book, but not enough depth

Advantages: Anatomy and physiology in one volume
Disadvantages: Just not enough of either to be good enough by itself

This book was recommended by my medical school as a must-have, and so we all went out and bought it in the uni bookshop, £29.95. As a basic text it is great, all the topics you'll encounter in the pre-clinical years are clearly and simply laid out, in a ...

francisovi 07.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Principles of Anatomy and Physiology - G.J. Tortora

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A bestseller for good reasons

Advantages: Great text and illustrations
Disadvantages: None

Its not hard to see why Tortora (as it is effectionatly knwon) is a bestseller. This remains the best book on both anatomy and physiology for everyone, regardless of course of study - medical students, anatomists, physiologists, pharmacists, whatever. ...

markedwards 18.03.2001 · Read full review
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Principles of Anatomy and Physiology

Advantages: comes with access to online content, lots of colourful diagrams and flow charts
Disadvantages: weighs a tonne

I bought Principles of Anatomy and Physiology for university last year. The book cost £25.00 for the hard back and came with a CD ROM and access to the eGrade Plus website. The book itself is well written, clear and concise. Like all medical texts it ...

Jenschnifer 28.06.2007 · Read full review
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An essential text for beginners

Advantages: extra support materials
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I have been using my edition of Tortora for about 15 years and have decided to finally update it. The text is well presented and organised. The ninth editionalso comes with a CD ROM and an atlas of the Human Skeleton. This is a brilliant text which sho ...

isaac43 05.10.2000 · Read full review

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