Key Features

  • Uses bulleted lists, tables, short answers, and a highly detailed index to expedite reference.
  • Includes pearls, tips, and memory aids, making it perfect as a handy surgical review for board exams or clinical reference.
  • Covers all of today’s most common surgical procedures and techniques.
  • Presents a “Controversies” section in many chapters that highlights the pros and cons of selected procedures and approaches.
  • Features a compact trim size for enhanced portability.

Details

No. of pages:
534
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323074759
Print ISBN:
9780323057110

About the authors

Alden Harken

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francosco, CA; Chairman, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco-East Bay, Oakland, CA

Ernest Moore

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Vice-Chairman, Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Chief of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO