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

Overview

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

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


Table of Contents:

PART I

Basic Considerations

1.The Systemic Response to Injury

2.Fluid and Electrolyte Management of the Surgical Patient

3.Hemostatis, Surgical Bleeding, and Transfusion

4.Shock

5. Surgical Infections

6.Trauma

7. Burns

8.Wound Care and Wound Healing

9.Oncology

10. Immunology of Transplantation

11. Surgical Complications

12.Physiologic Monitoring

13.Genomics and Gene Therapy

14.Principles of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Part II

Specific Considerations

15.Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue

16.Breast

17. Tumors of the Head and Neck

18. Chest Wall, Pleura, Lung and Mediastinum

19. Congenital Heart Disease

20. Acquired Heart Disease

21. Thoracic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissection

22. Arterial Disease

23. Venous and Lymphatic Disease

24. Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease

25. Esophagus and Diaphragmatic Hernia

26. Stomach

27. Small Intestine

28. Colon, Rectum, and Anus

29. The Appendix

30. Liver

31. Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Biliary System

32. Pancreas

33. Spleen

34. Abdominal Wall, Omentum, Mesentery, and Retroperitoneum

35. Abdominal Wall Hernias

36. Pituitary and Adrenal

37. Thyroid and Parathyroid

38. Pediatric Surgery

39. Urology

40. Gynecology

41. Neurosurgery

42. Orthopaedics

43. Surgery of the Hand

44. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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 Foster Professor 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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