Cardiovascular Medicine: Enhanced Multimedia CD-ROMBMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7232.452 (Published 12 February 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:452
- Bernard D Prendergast, specialist registrar in cardiology
- Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Ed Eric J Topol
Lippincott Raven, £182.50
ISBN 0 7817 1681 0
As we embrace, with varying enthusiasm, the era of desktop publishing, electronic journals with collaborative online links, and the ubiquity of email and the internet, what role remains for the textbook and, specifically, the electronic mega-text?
This question is echoed in Professor Topol's preface: “Another textbook in Cardiology—why?” Cardiovascular medicine is a rapidly evolving specialty and has witnessed radical changes in …