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Sabiston Textbook of Surgery

The Biological Basis of Modern Surgical Practice (Expert Consult Premium Edition - Enhanced Online Features and Print)

Sabiston Textbook of Surgery is your ultimate foundation for confident surgical decision making. Covering the very latest science and data affecting your treatment planning, this esteemed medical reference helps you make the most informed choices so you can ensure the best outcome for every patient.

Audience

General surgery practitioners and residents

Hardbound, 2152 Pages

Published: February 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-1560-6

Contents

  • SECTION 1 SURGICAL BASIC PRINCIPLES
    1 History of Surgery
    2 Ethics and Professionalism in Surgery
    3 Molecular and Cell Biology
    4 The Inflammatory Response
    5 Shock, Electrolytes, and Fluid
    6 Metabolism in Surgical Patients
    7 Wound Healing
    8 Regenerative Medicine
    9 Evidence-Based Surgery: Critically Assessing Surgical Literature
    10 Perioperative Patient Safety

    SECTION 2 PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT
    11 Principles of Preoperative and Operative Surgery
    12 Surgical Infections and Antibiotic Use
    13 Surgical Complications
    14 Surgery in the Geriatric Patient
    15 Morbid Obesity
    16 Anesthesiology Principles, Pain Management, and Conscious Sedation
    17 Emerging Technology in Surgery: Informatics, Robotics, and Electronics =

    SECTION 3 TRAUMA AND CRITICAL CARE
    18 Management of Acute Trauma
    19 The Difficult Abdominal Wall
    20 Emergency Care of Musculoskeletal Injuries
    21 Burns
    22 Bites and Stings
    23 Surgical Critical Care
    24 Bedside Surgical Procedures
    25 The Surgeon’s Role in Mass Casualty Incidents

    SECTION 4 TRANSPLANTATION AND IMMUNOLOGY
    26 Transplantation Immunobiology and Immunosuppression
    27 Liver Transplantation
    28 Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
    29 Small Bowel Transplantation

    SECTION 5 SURGICAL ONCOLOGY
    30 Tumor Biology and Tumor Markers
    31 Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy
    32 Melanoma and Cutaneous Malignancies
    33 Soft Tissue Sarcomas
    34 Bone Tumors

    SECTION 6 HEAD AND NECK
    35 Head and Neck

    SECTION 7 BREAST
    36 Diseases of the Breast
    37 Breast Reconstruction

    SECTION 8 ENDOCRINE
    38 Thyroid
    39 The Parathyroid Glands
    40 Endocrine Pancreas
    41 The Adrenal Glands
    42 The Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes

    SECTION 9 ESOPHAGUS
    43 Esophagus
    44 Hiatal Hernia and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease =

    SECTION 10 ABDOMEN
    45 Abdominal Wall, Umbilicus, Peritoneum, Mesenteries, Omentum, and Retroperitoneum
    46 Hernias
    47 Acute Abdomen
    48 Acute Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
    49 Stomach
    50 Small Intestine
    51 The Appendix
    52 Colon and Rectum
    53 Anus
    54 The Liver
    55 Biliary System
    56 Exocrine Pancreas
    57 The Spleen

    SECTION 11 CHEST
    58 Lung, Chest Wall, Pleura, and Mediastinum
    59 Congenital Heart Disease
    60 Acquired Heart Disease: Coronary Insufficiency
    61 Acquired Heart Disease: Valvular

    SECTION 12 VASCULAR
    62 Aorta
    63 Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease
    64 Vascular Trauma
    65 Venous Disease
    66 The Lymphatics

    SECTION 13 SPECIALTIES INGENERAL SURGERY
    67 Pediatric Surgery
    68 Neurosurgery
    69 Plastic Surgery
    70 Hand Surgery
    71 Gynecologic Surgery
    72 Surgery in the Pregnant Patient
    73 Urologic Surgery

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