Anatomy of General Surgical Operations


  • Glyn Jamieson, MD, FRACS, Professor of Surgery, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It will be of interest to Candidates for the Fellowship in General Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons and equivalent examinations, in particular the Fellowship of the Australian College of Surgeons. It describes the anatomical knowledge required for the 45 most common general surgical procedures.
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Book information

  • Published: March 2006
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-10007-9

Table of Contents

A collection of approximately 60 chapters each devoted to the anatomy of one of the common general surgical operations. Divided into seven sections:

Abdominal operations.

General surgical operations in the thorax.

Head and neck operations.

Surgical oncological procedures.

Arterial and venous surgery.

General surgical neurological operations.

Surgery of the skin.