Browse's Introduction to the Symptoms & Signs of Surgical Disease 4th Edition / Edition 4
  • Browse's Introduction to the Symptoms & Signs of Surgical Disease 4th Edition / Edition 4
  • Browse's Introduction to the Symptoms & Signs of Surgical Disease 4th Edition / Edition 4

Browse's Introduction to the Symptoms & Signs of Surgical Disease 4th Edition / Edition 4

by Norman L. Browse, John Black, Kevin G. Burnand, William E.G. Thomas
     
 

ISBN-10: 034081571X

ISBN-13: 9780340815717

Pub. Date: 08/01/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The fourth edition of this essential textbook continues to meet the needs of all those learning the principles of surgical examination.

Together with Sir Norman Browse, the three additional authors bring their specialized knowledge and experience to complement the book's clear, didactic approach and broad insight into the general principles of surgery. The

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The fourth edition of this essential textbook continues to meet the needs of all those learning the principles of surgical examination.

Together with Sir Norman Browse, the three additional authors bring their specialized knowledge and experience to complement the book's clear, didactic approach and broad insight into the general principles of surgery. The fourth edition includes revised content on muscles, tendons, bones, and joints and further updates in the breast chapter describe benign breast disease and the classification of cancer staging.

This edition includes numerous illustrations, with additional photographs showing the more subtle surgical signs and demonstrating new approaches to surgical examination. The authors also place a greater emphasis on the doctor-patient relationship and patient confidentiality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780340815717
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/01/2005
Series:
A Hodder Arnold Publication Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface to the first edition
Preface to the third edition
Preface to the fourth edition
Acknowledgements
1 History taking and clinical examination
2 The symptoms, signs and emergency management of major injuries
3 The skin and subcutaneous tissues
4 Muscles, tendons, bones and joints
5 Conditions peculiar to the hands
6 Conditions peculiar to the feet
7 The arteries, veins and lymphatics
8 General and facial appearance
9 The salivary glands
10 The mouth
11 The neck
12 The breast
13 The external genitalia
14 Abdominal wall, herniae, and the umbilicus
15 The abdomen
16 The kidneys, urinary tract and prostate
17 The rectum and anal canal
Index

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