CURRENT Diagnosis and Treatment Surgery Thirteenth Edition: Thirteenth Edition

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McGraw Hill Professional, Oct 22, 2009 - Medical - 1324 pages
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To-the-point information on more than 1000 diseases and disorders surgeons are most likely to encounter

The leading single-source surgery book for house-staff, students, practitioners, and surgeons

“All medical libraries should acquire this book, which is an outstanding text for medical students.” -- 4-star Doody’s review (of an earlier edition)

Authoritative, concise, and completely up-to-date, CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment Surgery features:

  • Wide-ranging coverage that encompasses general surgery and all the important subspecialties including otolaryngology, urology, gynecology, orthopedics, plastic and reconstructive surgery, and pediatrics
  • References linked to recent journal articles
  • Logical quick-find organization made even more accessible by a comprehensive index
  • More than 600 informative photographs and illustrations
  • Detailed treatment algorithms
  • NEW Chapter on Training, Communication, Professionalism, and Systems-Based Practice
  • Completely rewritten chapters on Wound Healing, Anesthesia, Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, The Heart, Neurosurgery, Gynecology, and Orthopedics

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Contents

1 Approach to the Surgical Patient
1
2 Training Communication Professionalism and Systemsbased Practice
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3 Preoperative Care
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About the author (2009)

Gerard M. Doherty, MD
N.W. Thompson, Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Endocrine Surgery
Section Head, General Surgery
University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI

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