Essential Textbook of Medicine is a contemporary, comprehensive and concise textbook of Medicine authored by over one hundred and fifty medical academics and researchers in various specialties in Medicine. The book covers all aspects of Medicine including novel and emerging specialties such as Travel Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Drug & Therapeutics, Gender Medicine, Medical Ethics, Forensic Medicine and relevant aspects of Dentistry. The authors are seasoned academicians and specialists who have published widely in both local and international peer-reviewed journals. The book is a very good resource material for medical students who are the primary audience/target. However, postgraduate students of medicine and other health care workers who wish to update their knowledge in Medicine will find the book useful.