Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine, Eighth Edition, 2 Volume Set

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The landmark dermatology text that bridges the gap between science and clinical medicine—updated for today’s practice

Generations of clinicians, skin biologists, residents, and educators have acclaimed Fitzpatrick’s as the most authoritative and complete guide to dermatologic basic sciences, histopathology, diagnosis, and treatment. Edition after edition, it reflects the latest insights into skin diseases and skin biology—and their practical relevance to general internal medicine—while covering the scientific foundations of the specialty.

This classic yet cutting-edge text is supported by the expert insights of more than 500 internationally respected contributors, and it covers everything dermatologists need to know about skin, dermatologic signs of underlying disease, and the management of all skin diseases, including acne, skin cancer, and psoriasis.


  • More than 3000 full-color photographs
  • DVD with image bank includes downloadable figures from the text
  • New illustration style makes difficult concepts easier to understand
  • Therapeutic ladders with first, second, and third line therapies
  • New or thoroughly revised chapters on Psoriasis;Skin disease in immunosuppressed patients; Epidermal stem cells; Hair growth disorders; Neonatal, pediatric, and adolescent dermatology; Radiotherapy; Immunobiologicals and cytokines; Lasers for rejuvenation
  • Expanded medical and surgical therapeutics sections guide you through all treatment options

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Lowell A. Goldsmith, MD
Professor of Dermatology
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Dean Emeritus, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Rochester, New York

Stephen I. Katz, MD, PhD
Bethesda, Maryland

Barbara A. Gilchrest, MD
Professor of Dermatology
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts

Amy S. Paller, MD
Walter J. Hamlin Professor and Chair of Dermatology
Professor of Pediatrics
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

David J. Leffell, MD
Professor of Dermatology and Surgery
Chief, section of Dermatologic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology
Department of Dermatology
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut

Klaus Wolff, MD
Professor of Dermatology
Chairman Emeritus
Department of Dermatology
Medical University of Vienna
Vienna, Austria

Director, National Institute of Arthritis and
Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Professor and Chair of Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, BostonUniversity School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts

Walter J. Hamlin Professor and Chair of Dermatology, Professor of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois

Professor and Chairman Emeritus, Department of Dermatology, The University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria.

Professor of Dermatology and Surgery, Chief, Section of Dermatologic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

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