Asthma and RhinitisBMJ 1995; 310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.310.6984.949a (Published 08 April 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:949
- John Rees
Ed William W Busse, Stephen T Holgate Blackwell Science, pounds sterling150, pp 1488 ISBN 0 86542246 X
Bacon classified books as those to be tasted or swallowed and a few to be chewed and digested. Asthma and Rhinitis makes a substantial meal. Its 1400 pages from 170 contributors should be tasted, and particular delicacies should be selected for chewing and digesting. The book is a substantial effort and has brought together an impressive range of authors, most of whom write clearly and authoritatively about their subject.
On controversial topics the editors …