Atlas of Cutaneous Surgery, edited by June K. Robinson, Kenneth A. Arndt, Philip E. LeBoit, and Bruce U. Wintroub, 390 pp, with illus, $150, ISBN 0-7216-5404-5, Philadelphia, Pa, WB Saunders Co, 1996.
Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery: Self Assessment and Review, edited by Jeffrey S. Dover, 324 pp, with illus, paper, $40, ISBN 0-7216-5408-8, Philadelphia, Pa, WB Saunders Co, 1996.
Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery: Pocket Guide, edited by Jeffrey S. Dover, 763 pp, with illus, paper, $37.50, ISBN 0-7216-5409-6, Philadelphia, Pa, WB Saunders Co, 1996.
In editing the new dermatology reference text Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery, Drs Arndt, LeBoit, Robinson, and Wintroub have delivered what is in our opinion a dermatological slam dunk.
With over 280 contributing authors, most of whom are recognized authorities, this two-volume, 1900-page text is remarkably concise yet thorough in its coverage of the ever-expanding scope of dermatologic diseases. What we found most appealing is the consistent