Key Features

  • Includes access to the fully searchable text online at expertconsult.com, along with downloadable images.
  • Features 1200 easy-to-follow, step-by-step anatomic drawings that clearly depict the full spectrum and breadth of surgical techniques—both open and minimally invasive.
  • Covers hot topics such as Thyroidectomy, Parathyroidectomy, Hepaticojejunostomy, Choledochojejunostomy, Splenectomy,Hernia Repair, Exploration of Neck for Trauma, and Subclavian Artery Stab.
  • Provides step-by-step instructions for each procedure in a highly consistent format that makes applying techniques easy.
  • Highlights pearls and pitfalls at the end of each chapter so you know what to expect before entering the operating room.
  • Presents the detailed guidance of authorities on what you need to know about common and challenging procedures.

Details

No. of pages:
1216
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455706365
eBook ISBN:
9780323249157
Print ISBN:
9780721603988

About the authors

Courtney Townsend

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and John Woods Harris Distinguished Chairman, Robertson-Poth Distinguished Chair in General Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

B. Mark Evers

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Surgery, Director, Lucille P. Markey Cancer Center, Markey Cancer Foundation Endowed Chair, Physician-in-Chief, Oncology Service Line UK Healthcare, The University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky