Schwartz's Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review, Ninth Edition / Edition 9

Schwartz's Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review, Ninth Edition / Edition 9

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by F. Brunicardi, Mary Brandt, Dana Andersen, Timothy Billiar
     
 

ISBN-10: 007160636X

ISBN-13: 9780071606363

Pub. Date: 09/17/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Trust your ABSITE and board preparation to the only review based on the field’s cornerstone text: Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e

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"It will be particularly helpful to those in general surgery training programs, to general surgeons facing their board exams or recertification exams, and to all those

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Trust your ABSITE and board preparation to the only review based on the field’s cornerstone text: Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e

4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW!

"It will be particularly helpful to those in general surgery training programs, to general surgeons facing their board exams or recertification exams, and to all those subspecialty trained surgeons who must first qualify in general surgery and maintain their certification....This is a really high-quality review book."—Doody's Review Service

Featuring chapters that correspond directly to the classic Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e, this powerful review delivers more than 1,100 questions that are likely to appear on the American Board of Surgery in-training exam and the surgery board exam.

Developed by some of the top minds in modern surgery, these board-style questions provide the most current, authoritative perspectives on surgical practice. Each question is accompanied by answers and comprehension-building rationales, ensuring a complete understanding of the material. Featuring more tables and figures than any previous edition, Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review is truly the ultimate resource for certification and recertification exam review.

Features

  • Chapters keyed to Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e so you know you’re studying only relevant, applicable material from the most authoritative source possible
  • 1100+ board-style questions with answers and rationales
  • Questions in each chapter are divided into Basic Science and Clinical categories to facilitate studying for the two-part ABSITE
  • Two new chapters: Molecular Biology and Ethics, Palliative Care, and Care at the End of Life

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071606363
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/17/2010
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction

Acknowledgments

PART I: BASIC CONSIDERATIONS

1. Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Core Competencies

2. Systemic Response to Injury and Metabolic Support

3. Fluid and Electrolyte Management of the Surgical Patient

4. Hemostatis, Surgical Bleeding, and Transfusion

5. Shock

6. Surgical Infections

7. Trauma

8. Burns

9. Wound Healing

10. Oncology

11. Transplantation

12. Patient Safety

13. Physiologic Monitoring of the Surgical Patient

14. Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotics, and Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery

15. Molecular Biology

PART II: SPECIFIC CONSIDERATIONS

16. The Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue

17. The Breast

18. Disorders of the Head and Neck

19. Chest Wall, Lung, Mediastinum, and Pleura

20. Congenital Heart Disease

21. Acquired Heart Disease

22. Thoracic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissection

23. Arterial Disease

24. Venous and Lymphatic Disease

25. Esophagus and Diaphragmatic Hernia

26. Stomach

27. The Surgical Management of Obesity

28. Small Intestine

29. Colon, Rectum, and Anus

30. The Appendix

31. Liver

32. Gallbladder and the Extrahepatic Biliary System

33. Pancreas

34. Spleen

35. Abdominal Wall, Omentum, Mesentery, and Retroperitoneum

36. Soft Tissue Sarcomas

37. Inguinal Hernia

38. Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal

39. Pediatric Surgery

40. Urology

41. Gynecology

42. Neurosurgery

43. Orthopedic Surgery

44. Surgery of the Hand and Wrist

45. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

46. Surgical Considerations in the Elderly

47. Anesthesia of the Surgical Patient

48. Ethics, Palliative Care, and Care at the End of Life

Index

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