- Concise yet comprehensive clinical approach to common hepatobiliary and pancreatic disorders.
- A simple and lucid language with clarity.
- Informative, well-drawn |prepared illustrations in color.
- Precise tables and algorithms.
- Relevant boxes.
|Publishers||CBS Publishers & Distributors|
|Author||Alaka K Deshpande|
|About the Author||
Alaka K Deshpande MBBS MD MNAMS FIMSA FICP is former Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, and Director, Centre of Excellence in HIV Care, Grant Medical College, and Sir J J Group of Hospitals, Mumbai, Maharashtra. She has been teaching medicine to her undergraduate and postgraduate students for more than four decades. An academician with a large number of research publications to her credit and an astute clinician with a rich experience of managing thousands of patients in a tertiary care Centre, her lectures beautifully amalgamate both the knowledge and experience with a very lucid clinical approach. She is revered as one of the finest teachers. Her popularity is also reflected in her contribution as a faculty in innumerable medical seminars and CMEs. Many professional organizations have felicitated her as ‘the best teacher’ in various scientific forums. Teaching is her passion. Medical care to the poorest of the poor is her dedication. Her medical services are acknowledged and appreciated by the Government of India by conferring on her the highest civilian honour of ‘Padmashree’ in 2001.