About us

Patient Pictures is a trademark of S. Karger Publishers Limited, an independent publisher based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, UK. S. Karger Publishers Limited publishes Fast Facts – the ultimate medical handbook series, and other titles for healthcare professionals, along with the award-winning healthcare website embarrassingproblems.com. For more information about S. Karger Publishers Limited and our list of titles, go to fastfacts.com.

Mission Statement
To advance the practice of medicine by providing clear, understandable, relevant information both to healthcare professionals and the public.

The reader is everything. Authors come a close second.

To make it as effortless as possible for our readers to learn from our publications and a pleasure for our authors to work with us. To listen to our readers and authors, to encourage ideas and dialogue, and to surprise them with our creativity and expertise.

To establish a reputation for producing the highest quality publications delivering balanced information. To publish medical books and websites of real practical value to medical professionals and patients that will ultimately contribute to better health.

To work with the best people. To review our work practices continually, so that we operate as efficiently as possible. To work with integrity and with respect for the individual and the environment.


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