Sabiston Textbook of Surgery: Expert Consult: Online and Print / Edition 18

Sabiston Textbook of Surgery: Expert Consult: Online and Print / Edition 18

by Courtney M. Townsend Jr., R. Daniel Beauchamp, B. Mark Evers, Kenneth L. Mattox
     
 

ISBN-10: 141603675X

ISBN-13: 9781416036753

Pub. Date: 11/01/2007

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This distinguished reference carries on a 70-year legacy as the world's most thorough, useful, readable, and understandable text on the principles and techniques of surgery. Its peerless contributors deliver all the well-rounded, state-of-the-art knowledge you need to richly grasp the pathophysiology and optimal management of every surgical condition—so you

Overview

This distinguished reference carries on a 70-year legacy as the world's most thorough, useful, readable, and understandable text on the principles and techniques of surgery. Its peerless contributors deliver all the well-rounded, state-of-the-art knowledge you need to richly grasp the pathophysiology and optimal management of every surgical condition—so you can make the best clinical decisions, avoid complications, manage unusual situations, and achieve the best possible outcomes. It is a valuable review tool for certification/recertification preparation, and an indispensable source of guidance on overcoming the challenges that arise in everyday practice. As an Expert Consult title, this thoroughly updated 18th edition comes with access to the complete contents online, fully searchable—enabling you to consult it rapidly from any computer with an Internet connection.

• Provides a more distinguished team of contributors and a better blend of clinical and basic-science information than any other source, providing you with the best possible understanding of the clinical issues surrounding every operative situation.
• Features a more user-friendly format, a larger and more helpful array of full-color illustrations, and a more versatile and well-constructed web site than other resources—making the answers that you need easier to locate and understand quickly.
• Offers an organization and content that parallels the written board American Board of Surgery exam, providing excellent preparation for certification and recertification.

• Includes access to the complete contents online, fully searchable, enabling you to consult it rapidly from any computer with an Internet connection.
• Incorporates an enhanced emphasis on surgical outcomes to mirror the growing importance of this topic.
• Delivers completely new chapters on "Surgical Patient Safety" and "Regenerative Medicine."

Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should access to the web site be discontinued.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416036753
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/01/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
2384
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.20(h) x 2.70(d)

Table of Contents

History of Surgery Rutkow

SURGICAL BASIC PRINCIPLES

Ethics in Surgery Carson

Molecular and Cell Biology Ko

Mediators of the Inflammatory Response Fink

Shock, Electrolytes and Fluid Mullins

Hematologic Principles in Surgery Rutherford

Metabolism in Surgical Patients Tawa

Wound Healing Phillips

Regenerative Medicine Longaker, Wan, Kwan

Critical Assessment of Outcomes Birkmeyer

Surgical Patient Safety Jones

PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT

Principles of Preoperative and Operative Surgery Neumeyer, Vargo

Ultrasound for Surgeons Dente, Rozycki

Surgical Infections and Choice of Antibiotics Dellinger, Anaya

Surgical Complications Dayton

Surgery in the Elderly Rosenthal

Morbid Obesity Richards, Abumrad

Anesthesiology Principles, Pain Management and Conscious Sedation Sherwood

Emerging Technology in Surgery: Informatics, Electronics, Robotics Gomez

TRAUMA AND CRITICAL CARE

Management of Acute Injury Hoyt

Emergent Care of Musculoskeletal Injuries Browner

Burns Gallagher, Wolf, Herndon

Bites and Stings Norris, Auerbach, Nelson

Surgical Critical Care Adams, Biffl, Cioffi

Bedside Procedures May

Surgeon’s Role in Unconventional Civilian Disasters Frykberg

TRANSPLANTATION AND IMMUNOLOGY

Transplantation, Immunobiology and Immunosuppression Ildstad

Transplantation of Abdominal Organs Barker, Muldoon

SURGICAL ONCOLOGY

Tumor Biology and Tumor Markers Eberlein

Melanoma and Cutaneous Malignancies Urist

Soft Tissue Sarcomas Brennan, Singer

Bone Tumors Holt, Schwartz

HEAD AND NECK

Head and Neck Lorenz, Netterville, Burkey

BREAST

Diseases of the Breast Iglehart

Breast Reconstruction Phillips

ENDOCRINE

The Thyroid Hanks

The Parathyroid Glands Udelsman

Endocrine Pancreas Thompson, Townsend

The Adrenal Glands Yeh, Duh

The Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndrome Moley

ESOPHAGUS

Esophagus Maish

Hiatal Hernia and GERD Oelschlager, Eubanks, Pellegrini

ABDOMEN

Abdominal Wall, Umbilicus, Peritoneum, Mesenteries, Omentum and Retroperitoneum Turnage

Hernias Malangoni

Acute Abdomen Postier

Acute Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Ashley, Tavakkolizadeh, Goldberg

Stomach Mercer, Robinson

Small Intestine Evers

The Appendix Kirkwood

Colon and Rectum Fry, Ross, Mahmoud

Anus Nelson

The Liver D'Angelica, Fong

Surgical Complications of Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension Rikkers

Biliary Tract Chari, Shaw

Exocrine Pancreas Steer

The Spleen Beauchamp

CHEST

Chest Wall and Pleura Sugarbaker

The Mediastinum Lau, Varghese

Lung/Pulmonary Embolism Smythe

Congenital Heart Disease Fraser

Acquired Heart Disease: Coronary Insufficiency Mentzer

Acquired Heart Disease: Valvular Fullerton

VASCULAR

Thoracic Vasculature Safi

Cerebrovascular Disease Riles

Aneurysmal Vascular Disease Gloviczki, Ricotta

Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease Belkin, Whittemore, Donaldson, Conte, Owens, Gravereaux

Vascular Trauma Hirshberg, Mattox

Venous Disease Freischlag, Heller

The Lymphatics Baxter

Access and Ports Haisch

SPECIALTIES IN GENERAL SURGERY

Pediatric Surgery Warner

Neurosurgery Patterson, Nauta

Plastic Surgery Blackwell, Burns

Hand Surgery Netscher, Fiore

Gynecology: The Female Reproductive Organs Entman

Surgery in the Pregnant Patient Ellison

Urologic Surgery Olumi, Richie

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