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Illustrated Study Guide and Comprehensive Board Review


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Sima Jain
    Pages 1-28
  3. Sima Jain, Iris Lim Trinh
    Pages 29-93
  4. Sima Jain, Milind G. Parikh
    Pages 95-193
  5. Sima Jain
    Pages 195-256
  6. Sima Jain
    Pages 257-280
  7. Sima Jain
    Pages 281-315
  8. Sima Jain
    Pages 317-343
  9. Sima Jain, Seema Pasha Apichai
    Pages 345-373
  10. Sima Jain
    Pages 375-388
  11. Sima Jain
    Pages 389-400
  12. Sima Jain
    Pages 401-416
  13. Back Matter
    Pages 417-427

About this book


A fully-illustrated, note-packed volume of information, Dermatology: Illustrated Study Guide and Comprehensive Board Review fulfills a real need for a single study guide for the Dermatology Board Exam. Written by a previous Chief Resident of Dermatology at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center, the text focuses on presenting comprehensive information in an easy-to-understand, easy-to-remember format.  The second edition of this incredibly popular book includes updated coverage of new medications, new entities, and over 300 additional full-color clinical and histological images. Following the layout of the successful first edition, even more tips, short lists, and tables, including mnemonics and memory tricks to mentally organize information fill every inch of this book – a must-have for any dermatologist and dermatology resident.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, College of MedicineUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

About the authors

Dr. Sima Jain is a board certified dermatologist at Mid Florida Dermatology (private practice) whose special interests include pediatric dermatology, women's health, anti-aging therapy, skin cancer, and acne. She has extensive training and experience in medical dermatology, cosmetic dermatology, and laser and dermatologic surgery. Dr. Jain completed her dermatology training in Chicago, Illinois at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center. During her training, she was chosen to become Chief Resident due to her leadership and excellence in teaching. Alpha Omega Alpha, the prestigious medical honor society, selected Dr. Jain to receive their annual Resident Teaching Award for proving “excellent clinical teaching” to residents and medical students. Since completing her training, she has continued to receive awards for excellence in patient care, including the Patient’s Choice Award and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Dermatology
  • Book Subtitle Illustrated Study Guide and Comprehensive Board Review
  • Authors Sima Jain
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-47393-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-47395-6
  • Edition Number 2
  • Number of Pages XVII, 427
  • Number of Illustrations 6 b/w illustrations, 224 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Dermatology
    Primary Care Medicine
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