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Medical Genetics is the clearest and most concise text on the subject, providing state-of-the-art coverage of clinically relevant molecular genetics. Lynn B. Jorde, PhD; John C. Carey, MD; and Michael J. Bamshad, MD integrate recent developments with clinical practice and emphasize the central principles of genetics and their clinical applications. Now in full color, this edition provides you with the stunning visual clarity so important in this field. Get the very latest on hot topics like gene identification, cancer genetics, gene testing and gene therapy, common diseases, ethical and social issues, personalized medicine, and much more. With Student Consult access, you'll get the full text online, along with images, 150 USMLE-style questions, and the clinical commentary and patient/family vignette boxes from the text-collated by chapter-for review. The accompanying Evolve site provides additional faculty notes, higher resolution images, 150 multiple choice questions, and 100 sample problems and essay questions. In other words, this is an indispensable resource that should be on every reading list.


Key Features:-

  • Includes access to the complete text and images online at studentconsult.com along with 150 addition
  • Features mini-summaries, study questions, suggested reading, and a detailed glossary to supplement a
  • Demonstrates clinical relevance through over 230 photographs, illustrations, and tables, along with

More Details about Medical Genetics 4e (PB)

General Information  
Author(s)Jorde
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition4
ISBN9780323053730
Pages350
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2010