This is one of a select few books that deserves to be in most doctors' personal possession and it's as simple as that.
This book is comprehensive, student friendly and covers such a vast breadth of knowledge. It still remains the primary must-have text book of any budding doctor, or qualified one at that. This book is stunning in its breadth and in its ease of use. It still remains as the gold-standard thorough guide to clinical medicine its forefathers were.