Learning Resources

Recommended Reading

Text/s on medical interviewing and examination are available in the University of Nottingham at Derby Library and in the Clinical Skills Suite. Most workbook entries suggest reading and resources which are relevant to the session. Textbooks frequently referred to include:

  • Bickley L and Szilagyi P, (2007) Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking. 9th ed. Philadelphia:Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Douglas G, Nicol F and Robertson C, (editors) (2005) Macleod's Clinical Examination. 11th ed. Edinburgh:Elsevier Churchill Livingstone
  • NICE Clinical Guideline 034 June 2006 Management of Hypertension in Adults in Primary Care.
  • Khan NA Campbell NRC Thiazide Diuretics in the Management of Hypertension.  Can J Clin Pharmacol 2004;11(1):41-44
  • Current British National Formulary (BNF) (available at http://www.bnf.org)