Blueprints Surgery

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-01-12
  • Publisher: LWW
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Blueprints Surgery provides students with a complete review of the key principles and topics critical to understanding current surgical practice-perfect for clerkship rotations and the USMLE. Book jacket.

Author Biography

Seth J. Karp, MD, Attending Surgeon, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts James P.G. Morris, MD, FACS, Thoracic and General Surgeon, The Permanente Medical Group, Chief of Surgery, South San Francisco Kaiser Hospital, South San Francisco, California

Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
Contributorsp. ix
Abbreviationsp. xiii
Introductionp. 1
Surgical Techniquesp. 2
Care of the Surgical Patientp. 12
Gastrointestinal and Abdominalp. 19
Stomach and Duodenump. 20
Small Intestinep. 29
Colonp. 38
Liverp. 50
Gallbladderp. 57
Spleenp. 64
Pancreasp. 69
Bariatric Surgeryp. 78
Herniasp. 82
Endocrinep. 87
Thyroid Glandp. 88
Parathyroid Glandp. 96
Breastp. 100
Pituitary, Adrenal, and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasiasp. 107
Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascularp. 115
Vascular Surgeryp. 116
Heartp. 125
Lungp. 132
Esophagusp. 143
Special Topicsp. 151
Neurosurgeryp. 152
Kidneys and Bladderp. 163
Prostate and Male Reproductive Organsp. 167
Skin Cancerp. 175
Plastic Surgeryp. 181
Orthopedic Surgeryp. 188
Organ Transplantationp. 197
Traumap. 204
Sample Operative Reportsp. 213
Inguinal Herniap. 213
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomyp. 213
Questionsp. 215
Answersp. 228
Indexp. 239
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