Many multi-authored books suffer from a disjointed style or a high degree of repetitiveness between chapters. This book does not fall into this trap. Books such as this provide a great service in offering a clear framework for health professionals who sometimes fail to have a clear understanding of the steps they employ in communicating to colleagues, patients and students. The tables used to summarise chapters are well constructed, the only irritation being the occasional need to turn the book 90° to read the information provided.
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