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    DescriptionHunt & Marshall's Clinical Problems in Surgery discusses common problems encountered in the clinical practice of surgery and how to solve and treat them. The approach of the text will be to encourage diagnostic economy, and to this end students will be assisted to develop skills in pattern recognition, appreciation of the natural history and prognosis of individual problems and their causative diseases, and an ability to come to the core of the patient's presenting problem, while maintaining an holistic approach to the unique requirements of the individual patient. The text is designed to help the student understand the questions raised at each level of the of the diagnostic, therapeutic and overall decision making tree and thereby to construct an appropriate pathway of management for each clinical problem.

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    Hunt & Marshall's Clinical Problems in Surgery
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Julian A. Smith, By (author) Jane G. Fox, By (author) Alan C. Saunder, By (author) Ming Kon Yii
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 608
    Width: 193 mm
    Height: 259 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 1,474 g
    ISBN 13: 9780729538268
    ISBN 10: 0729538265

    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.3
    Ingram Subject Code: PI
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26940
    B&T General Subject: 510
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Merchandise Category: MED
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 06
    Abridged Dewey: 617
    BISAC V2.8: MED085000
    BIC subject category V2: MN
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 11
    LC classification: RD
    DC22: 617.919
    BIC subject category V2: MNC
    Thema V1.0: MN
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    Elsevier Australia
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    25 June 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Marrickville, NSW
    Review quote
    "This precise and thorough textbook provides a fresh insight into problem-based learning...The informative text encourages the reader to acquire a focused history, complete a detailed physical examination and then develop a differential diagnosis and relevant management plan...The appeal of this book is broad and it will be useful to medical students and those preparing for postgraduates exams, as well as doctors wishing to refine their clinical surgical skills." RCS, November 2011
    Table of contents
    Preface . Intoduction to the problem orientated clinical approach . Section A - Regional clinical problems . Chapter 1 Integument . Chapter 2 Head and neck . Chapter 3 Breast . Chapter 4 Chest and chest wall . Chapter 5 Back . Chapter 6 limbs . Chapter 7 Abdomen and gut . Chapter 8 Groin, scrotum and abdominal wall . Chapter 9 Urogenital problems . Section B - General problems in surgical patients . Chapter 10 Pre-operative medical problems in surgical patients . Chapter 11 Post-operative problems . Chapter 12 Problems in surgical intensive care or high dependency unit . Section C - The injured patient . Chapter 13 Problems in the injured patient