Schwartz's Principles of Surgery: A Modern Approach / Edition 8

Schwartz's Principles of Surgery: A Modern Approach / Edition 8

by F. Brunicardi, John Hunter, David Dunn, Raphael E. Pollock
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071410902

ISBN-13: 9780071410908

Pub. Date: 10/28/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

New edition of the classic all-encompassing surgery text!

4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW!

"This is an excellent textbook that conveys a complete view of surgery and accomplishes the goals set out by the authors very successfully."--Doody's Review Service

A necessary reference for any surgical resident, this thoroughly revised and updated new

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New edition of the classic all-encompassing surgery text!

4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW!

"This is an excellent textbook that conveys a complete view of surgery and accomplishes the goals set out by the authors very successfully."--Doody's Review Service

A necessary reference for any surgical resident, this thoroughly revised and updated new edition continues to provide the best and most comprehensive coverage of all topics in surgery. Features 14 chapters on basic science considerations, relevant anatomy and physiology for each organ system, inclusion of all diagnostic test and procedures are included as well as extensive photos and line drawings of surgical techniques and radiographs.

New to this edition:

  • NEW editorial board, all of whom are leaders in the specialty

  • NEW consistent design promoting increased readability

  • NEW illustration program – important for this technique oriented specialty

  • NEW coverage of the latest advances in surgery

  • Emphasis placed on surgical oncology

  • Minimally invasive techniques and procedures

  • Genomics and gene therapy

  • Abdominal wall hernias including the latest in laparoscopic techniques

  • Latest information on the immunology of transplantation

  • and more!

F. Charles Brunicardi, MD, DeBakey/Bard Professor and Chairman, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Dana K. Andersen, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Health and Science Center, Worcester, Massachusetts

Timothy R. Billiar, MD, George Vance FosterProfessor and Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

David L. Dunn, MD, PhD, Jay Phillips Professor and Chairman of Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota

John G. Hunter, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, School of Medicine, Portland, Oregon

Raphael E. Pollock, MD, PhD, Head, Division of Surgery, Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgical Oncology,

The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071410908
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
2000
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.90(h) x 2.80(d)

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Table of Contents

1Systemic response to injury and metabolic support3
2Fluid and electrolyte management of the surgical patient43
3Hemostasis, surgical bleeding, and transfusion61
4Shock85
5Surgical infections109
6Trauma129
7Burns189
8Wound healing223
9Oncology249
10Transplantation295
11Patient safety, errors, and complications in surgery333
12Physiologic monitoring of the surgical patient361
13Minimally-invasive surgery379
14Cell, genomics, and molecular surgery401
15Skin and subcutaneous tissue429
16The breast453
17Disorders of the head and neck501
18Chest wall, lung, mediastinum, and pleura545
19Congenital heart disease611
20Acquired heart disease645
21Thoracic aortic aneurysms and aortic dissection691
22Arterial disease717
23Venous and lymphatic disease809
24Esophagus and diaphragmatic hernia835
25Stomach933
26The surgical management of obesity997
27Small intestine1017
28Colon, rectum, and anus1055
29The appendix1119
30Liver1139
31Gallbladder and the extrahepatic biliary system1187
32Pancreas1221
33Spleen1297
34Abdominal wall, omentum, mesentery, and retroperitoneum1317
35Soft tissue sarcomas1329
36Inguinal hernias1353
37Thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal1395
38Pediatric surgery1471
39Urology1519
40Gynecology1561
41Neurosurgery1609
42Orthopaedics1653
43Surgery of the hand and wrist1721
44Plastic and reconstructive surgery1789
45Surgical considerations in the elderly1835
46Anesthesia of the surgical patient1851

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