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Rook’s Textbook of Dermatology, Eighth Edition, Four-Volume Set, Print and Online Package

Hailed by reviewers as “the best textbook of dermatology in the world*,” ROOK’S TEXTBOOK OF DERMATOLOGY is the definitive source of information for all dermatologists. The Eighth Edition (published by Wiley-Blackwell, April 2010) offers:

  • All-new coverage of cosmetic dermatology and sexually transmitted diseases
  • More material on evidence-based dermatology
  • Increased coverage of dermoscopy
  • More emphasis on therapeutics throughout the set
  • More contributions from a greater variety of international experts
  • New page design with larger illustrations for more immediate recognition

The Eighth Edition also marks the debut of the online edition of Rook's Textbook of Dermatology, allowing individual users the fastest possible access to the full range of knowledge on all known dermatological conditions. With fully searchable text and a fully searchable bank of more than 3,300 downloadable images, this online version now puts specific information at your fingertips–when and where you need it—and is included in purchase of the four-volume set.

Exciting Features of the New Online Version:

  • Search across all four volumes simultaneously
  • Search all images separately
  • Download images into presentations
  • Link directly to references via a range of sources

In print and now online, ROOK’S TEXTBOOK OF DERMATOLOGY, EIGHTH EDITION, provides a reliable, constant companion for all dermatologists.


For media access to the new online edition of this text, please contact Amy Molnar at MedicalNews@wiley.com


Hardcover: 978-1-4051-6169-5, $675.00/ £499.00 / €573.90 • 4432 pp.

About the Editors

Tony Burns, MD, FRCP, Leicester Royal Infirmary, UK

Stephen Breathnach, MD, PhD, FRCP, St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, UK

Neil Cox, MD, FRCP, Cumberland Royal Infirmary, UK

Christopher Griffiths, MD, FRCP, FRCPath, The Dermatology Centre, Hope Hospital, UK


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* Praise for the previous editions

“Essential. Indispensable…Rook is arguably the best textbook of dermatology in the world.”

British Medical Journal