Cope's Early Diagnosis of the Acute Abdomen

Cope's Early Diagnosis of the Acute Abdomen

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For the 20th edition of this classic text, Silen has expanded his discussion of the role of CT scans in diagnosing abdominal pain and cut the material on such obsolete procedures or nosologic entities as abdominal paracentesis, pyplyositis and Bornholm's disease. This edition aims to reaffirm the text's reputation as an outstanding guide to the difficult task of diagnosing and deciding how to manage acute abdominal pain, where decisions must be made quickly and mistakes can kill patients. More generally, it aims to provide a venerable text on the art and science of bedside diagnosis. This book is intended for medical students and more

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  • Hardback | 312 pages
  • 139.7 x 213.36 x 20.32mm | 498.95g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • Revised
  • 20th Revised edition
  • 0195136780
  • 9780195136784

About Sir Zachary Cope

William Silen, M.D., Johnson & Johnson Distinguished Professor of Surgery, and Dean, Faculty Development and Diversity, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USAshow more

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