“Lecture Notes in Family Medicine” by Professor Nandani de Silva


“Lecture Notes in Family Medicine” by Professor Nandani de Silva, a much sought after book in its third edition is now available as a free ‘e-book’ under a creative commons license. Medical students, postgraduate trainees or practicing physicians will find this ‘e-book’ on the principles and process of family medicine with four new chapters an indispensable resource as it discusses core areas of patient-centred care, clinical decision making, care of the elderly, breaking bad news, ethical aspects of medical practice, and other relevant topics.

Professor Michael Kidd, former President of the World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) in his Foreword to the Third Edition describes Professor Nandani de Silva as an influential and respected medical and academic leader in Sri Lanka who has played a key role in global family medicine education as well.