Oxford American Handbook of Surgery

Oxford American Handbook of Surgery

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The Oxford American Handbook of Surgery is the essential ready reference guide for medical students, residents, and practicing surgeons. By authors from Harvard Medical Schools Department of Surgery, the Handbook covers the entire range of surgical specialties plus principles of surgery, surgical pathology, and anesthesiology. Clinical pearls, highlighted definitions, and checklists aid the student and house officer in understanding and using information integral to the discipline of surgery.show more

Product details

  • Part-work (fascículo) | 756 pages
  • 101.6 x 180.34 x 17.78mm | 272.15g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 85 illus.
  • 0195304624
  • 9780195304626
  • 1,058,710

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This book provides surgical residents with a...broad understanding of the principles, pathology, diagnosis and management of surgical diseases. It is a highly effective stepping stone to grasping the fundamental knowledge that one must gain during a surgical residency...this book is comprehensive and superior [to the competition] in the way the information is organized and presented. * Doody's Notes *show more

Table of contents

1. Principles of surgery ; 2. Surgical pathology ; 3. Practical procedures ; 4. Head and neck surgery ; 5. Endocrine surgery ; 6. Breast surgery ; 7. Upper gastrointestinal surgery ; 8. Liver, pancreatic and biliary surgery ; 9. Abdominal wall ; 10. Colorectal surgery ; 11. Pediatric surgery ; 12. Major trauma ; 13. Plastic surgery ; 14. Cardiothoracic surgery ; 15. Peripheral vascular disease ; 16. Transplantation ; 17. Anesthesia ; 18. Orthopedic surgery ; 19. Urology ; 20. Eponymous terms ; Indexardiothoracic surgeryshow more