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    Textbook of Surgery (Other digital) Edited by Joe Tjandra, Edited by Gordon J. A. Clunie, Edited by Andrew H. Kaye, Edited by Julian Smith

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    DescriptionTextbook of Surgery is a core book for medical and surgical students providing a comprehensive overview of general and speciality surgery. Each topic is written by an expert in the field. The book focuses on the principles and techniques of surgical management of common diseases. Great emphasis is placed on problem-solving to guide students and junior doctors through their surgical training. Throughout the book are numerous reproducible line drawings, tables and boxes that will prove invaluable for learning and revision. In addition there are detailed guidelines provided for surgical management. Up-to-date and ideal for medical students and junior doctors on surgical attachments and a perfect refresher for RACS and MRCS candidates. Reviews of the last edition "The textbook presents a compact and contemporary overview and is not so much a reference book as a working tome suitable for familiarization with current trends in treatment and diagnosis in these various areas...found this textbook very informative and a pleasure to read." ANZ Journal of Surgery Vol. 72, No. 12.


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    Title
    Textbook of Surgery
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Joe Tjandra, Edited by Gordon J. A. Clunie, Edited by Andrew H. Kaye, Edited by Julian Smith
    Physical properties
    Format: Other digital
    Number of pages: 720
    Width: 192 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 36 mm
    Weight: 1,548 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780470757819
    ISBN 10: 0470757817
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: HEA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.3
    Ingram Subject Code: PI
    DC22: 617
    BISAC V2.8: MED085000
    BIC subject category V2: MN
    Edition
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Publisher
    John Wiley and Sons Ltd
    Imprint name
    Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
    Publication date
    21 January 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Chicester
    Author Information
    Joe J Tjandra, Colorectal and Breast Surgeon and Associate Professor of Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Australia Gordon JA Clunie, Emeritus Professor of Surgery, University of Melbourne, Australia Andrew H Kaye, Professor of Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Australia Julian Smith, Professor of Surgery, Monash Medical Centre, Monash University, Australia
    Review quote
    Reviews of the last edition “The textbook presents a compact and contemporary overview and is not so much a reference book as a working tome suitable for familiarization with current trends in treatment and diagnosis in these various areas. …found this textbook very informative and a pleasure to read." ANZ Journal of Surgery Vol. 72, No. 12.
    Back cover copy
    "Textbook of Surgery" is a core book for medical and surgical students providing a comprehensive overview of general and speciality surgery. Each topic is written by an expert in the field. The book focuses on the principles and techniques of surgical management of common diseases. Great emphasis is placed on problem-solving to guide students and junior doctors through their surgical training. Throughout the book are numerous reproducible line drawings, tables and boxes that will prove invaluable for learning and revision. In addition there are detailed guidelines provided for surgical management. Up-to-date and ideal for medical students and junior doctors on surgical attachments and a perfect refresher for RACS and MRCS candidates.
    Table of contents
    List of Contributors. Preface. Acknowledgements. . Principles of surgery. 1 Preoperative management. 2 Anaesthesia and pain relief. 3 Postoperative management. 4 Surgical techniques. 5 Nutrition and the surgical patient. 6 Care of the critically ill patient. 7 Surgical infections. 8 Transplantation Surgery. 9 Principles of Surgical Oncology. Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. 10 Gastro-oesophageal reflux & motility disorders. 11 Tumours of the oesophagus. 12 Peptic ulcer disease. 13 Gastric neoplasms. Hepatopancreaticobiliary. 14 Gall stones. 15 Benign and malignant diseases. 16 Infections of the liver. 17 Pancreatitis. 18 Portal hypertension. Lower Gastrointestinal Surgery. 19 Small bowel obstruction. 20 Large bowel obstruction. 21 Mesenteric vascular diseases. 22 The appendix and Meckel's diverticulum. 23 Tumours of the small bowel. 24 Colorectal cancer and adenomas. 25 Diverticular disease of the colon. 26 Inflammatory bowel disease. 27 Radiation injuries to the small and large bowel. 28 Enterocutaneous fistula. 29 Rectal prolapse. 30 Intestinal stomas. 31 Anal and perianal disorders. Breast surgery. 32 Breast Surgery. Endocrine Surgery. 33 Thyroid. 34 Parathyroid. 35 Tumours of the adrenal gland. 36 Endocrine tumours of the pancreas. Head and Neck Surgery. 37 Ocular injury and infection. 38 Otorhinolaryngology. 39 Head and neck Tumours. Hernias. 40 Hernias. Skin and Soft Tissues. 41 Tumours and cysts of the skin. 42 Soft tissue tumours. 43 Infections of the extremities. 44 Principles of plastic surgery. Trauma. 45 Principles of trauma. 46 Burns. Orthopaedic Surgery. 47 Fractures and dislocation. 48 Diseases of the bones and joints. Neurosurgery. 49 Head injuries. 50 Intracranial tumours, infection and aneurysms. 51 Nerve injuries, spinal cord compression and peripheral nerve entrapments. Vascular Surgery. 52 Disorders of the arterial system. 53 Extracranial vascular disease. 54 Venous and lymphatic diseases of the lower limb. Urology. 55 The genitourinary tract. 56 External genitalia in the male. Cardiothoracic Surgery. 57 Principles and practice of cardiac surgery. 58 Common topics in thoracic surgery. Problem solving. 59 Chronic constipation. 60 Faecal incontinence. 61 Rectal bleeding. 62 Haematemesis and melaena. 63 Obstructive jaundice. 64 The acute abdomen. 65 Peritonitis and intra-abdominal abscess. 66 Ascites. 67 Neck swellings. 68 Dysphagia. 69 Leg ulcers. 70 Leg swelling. 71 Haematuria. 72 Postoperative complications. 73 The claw hand. 74 Massive haemoptysis. 75 Epistaxis. 76 Leg Pain. 77 Acute Scrotal pain. 78 Acute back pain. 79 Post-traumatic confusion. 80 Double Vision. . Answers to MCQs. Index