Clinical Surgery book cover

Clinical Surgery

With Student Consult Access

Paperback, 776 Pages

Published: February 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7020-3070-3

Contents

  • SECTION 1 - GENERAL ISSUES

    1. Surgery -- what it is and what a surgeon does
    2. Legal and ethical issues, and organisation of surgical services
    3. Accident and emergency
    4. Investigation of the surgical patient
    5. The operation
    6. Anaesthesia and pain control
    7. Perioperative management and postoperative complications
    8. Wound healing and management
    9. Surgical infection
    10. The seriously ill and injured patient
    11. Practical procedures
    12. Principles of surgical oncology
    13. Organ transplantation

    SECTION 2 - REGIONAL SURGERY

    14. The neck and upper aerodigestive tract
    15. Ear and nose
    16. Chest and lungs
    17. Cardiac surgery
    18. Oesophagus, stomach and duodenum
    19. Liver and biliary tree
    20. The spleen
    21. The pancreas
    22. Acute abdominal conditions
    23. Small-bowel disease and intestinal obstruction
    24. Large bowel, including appendix
    25. Anal and related disorders
    26. Hernia
    27. Breast disease
    28. Arterial surgery
    29. Venous and lymphatic disorders

    SECTION 3 - SURGICAL SPECIALTIES

    30. Neurosurgery
    31. Surgery of the endocrine glands
    32. Urology
    33. Principles of orthopaedics
    34. Principles of management of fractures, joint injuries and peripheral nerve injuries
    35. Principles of paediatric surgery
    36. Ophthalmology in clinical surgery
    37. Principles of plastic surgery
    38. Skin disorders
    39. Surgery in the tropics

    Index

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