[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.158.119.60. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Citations 0
Books, Journals, New Media
February 4, 1998

UrologyCampbell's Urology, vols 1-3

Author Affiliations
 

Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorJonathan D.EldredgeMLS, PhD, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for software

 

Not Available

 

edited by Patrick C. Walsh, Alan B. Retik, E. Darracott Vaughan, Jr, and Alan J. Wein, 7th ed, 3432 pp, with illus, $395, ISBN 0-7216-4461-9, Philadelphia, Pa, WB Saunders Co, 1997.

JAMA. 1998;279(5):407-408. doi:10.1001/jama.279.5.407-JBK0204-6-1

An encyclopedia can be "a work containing exhaustive information on some one branch of knowledge" (Oxford English Dictionary). This three-volume, 3432-page work fits the definition exactly. Every aspect of current urologic knowledge and practice is covered in this expanded edition, which includes 22 new chapters, 32 new authors, and even a new coeditor. It's obvious that a lot of progress has been made since 1935, when my father's text contained 1100 pages and could be written by one author.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×