Article Text

This article has a correction. Please see:

PDF
Book review
Book review
  1. Laura Hole
  1. Correspondence to Dr Laura Hole, Paediatric Registrar, Bristol Children's Hospital, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol BS2 8BJ, UK; laurahole{at}doctors.net.uk

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Training in Paediatrics Edited by Mark Gardiner, Sarah Eisen, Catherine Murphy. . Published by OUP, Oxford, 2009, pp 496, £49.95 (paperback). ISBN: 978-0-19-922773-0 Embedded Image

I was thrilled to commence my first book review. The opportunity to condemn the hard work of a faceless colleague with my carefully selected witty words of deprecation seemed irresistible. Sadly, this was not to be as I'm sorry to say Training in Paediatrics is really rather good.

Training in Paediatrics promotes itself as the ‘essential curriculum’ rather than a revision guide. This intention that reading and learning should be done for the purpose of clinical training and not just to pass exams is refreshing. Having said this, the book would inevitably …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.

Linked Articles

  • Miscellanea
    BMJ Publishing Group Ltd and Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health