Amendments and Errata to Sixth Edition
Page 479 - PANCREAS Mnemonic for acute pancreatitis
Oxford University Press would like to acknowledge Mr Etienne M. Moore MA FRCS (Gen. Surg.) for kindly letting us reproduce his PANCREAS mnemonic (Moore EM. A useful mnemonic for severity stratification in acute pancreatitis. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2000;82:16-17)
Page 45, The cardiac cycle
The axis showing pressure should be labelled 0 - 110 mmHg not 0 - 1110 mmHg.
Under the heading ‘Myoglobin’, subheading ‘Tests’, the arrow preceding PO43- should point up, not down.
Under the heading ‘Features of’, subheading ‘GH lack’, the arrow after glucose should point down, not up.
Page 380, Epilepsy: Management
Under the heading ‘Commonly used drugs’, maximum dose of Carbamezapine should be 800-1000mg/12hr, not 800-1000g/12hr.
Page 711, Drug therapeutic ranges in plasma
The therapeutic range for phenobarital should be 60-180 µmol/L, not 60-80 µmol/L.