Sabiston Textbook of Surgery 17th Edition Board Review / Edition 17

Sabiston Textbook of Surgery 17th Edition Board Review / Edition 17

by Courtney M. Townsend, Townsend, Kennoth L. Mattox, B. Mark Evers
     
 

This excellent surgical study tool offers superb preparation for in-service and national qualifying exams. Readers can assess and expand their knowledge with more than 1000 challenging review questions, including answers and complete rationales. Page references to Sabiston Textbook of Surgery, 17th Edition make it easy to consult the definitive resource for additional… See more details below

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This excellent surgical study tool offers superb preparation for in-service and national qualifying exams. Readers can assess and expand their knowledge with more than 1000 challenging review questions, including answers and complete rationales. Page references to Sabiston Textbook of Surgery, 17th Edition make it easy to consult the definitive resource for additional information on any subject. This Review reflects all of the updates and developments that make the Textbook a leader in the field: coverage of general surgery, as well as oncology, transplantation, gastrointestinal disease, vascular surgery, cardiac disorders, neurosurgery, plastic and maxillofacial surgery, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, urology, and many other surgical specialties.

  • Totally revised and updated throughout, reflecting contemporary surgical issues, techniques, and practices.
  • 50% more questions, approximately 1,100 questions and answers in all covering every area of general surgery and its main subspecialties.
  • Approximately 100 figures (halftones, line drawings), from the parent textbook that illustrate key learning points and an index to help the reader identify specific content quickly.
  • Chapters cover both clinical and relevant basic science of each area of surgery.
  • Answers at the end of each chapter, permitting easy test taking and self-assessment.
  • Coverage of general surgery, as well as oncology, transplantation, gastrointestinal disease, vascular surgery, cardiac disorders, neurosurgery, plastic and maxillofacial surgery, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, urology, and many other surgical specialties.
  • Each question is referenced to Sabiston Textbook of Surgery, 17th Edition, for fast access to additional information on any given topic.
  • An excellent resource for residents (for in-service training exams, qualifying and certifying exams, and various specialty board reviews) as well as practicing surgeons (recertification exams) and medical students (USMLE and surgery course exams).

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721604831
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/07/2004
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.62(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Section I: Basic Science in Surgery

Section II: Surgical Principles

Section III: Perioperative Management

Section IV: Surgical Complications

Section V: Trauma and Critical Care

Section VI: Transplantation

Section VII: Surgical Oncology

Section VIII: Head and Neck

Section IX: Breast

Section X: Endocrine

Section XI: Gastrointestinal

Section XII: Liver, Biliary, Spleen, Pancreas

Section XIII: Chest

Section XIV: Cardiac

Section XV: Vascular

Section XVI: Pediatrics

Section XVII: Neurosurgery

Section XVIII: Plastic Surgery

Section XIX: Orthopaedics

Section XX: Gynecology

Section XXI: Urology

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