Clinical Surgery - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9780702030741, 9780702051968

Clinical Surgery

3rd Edition

With Student Consult Access

Editors: Michael Henry Jeremy Thompson
Paperback ISBN: 9780702030741
eBook ISBN: 9780702051968
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 13th February 2012
Page Count: 776

Table of 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

Details

No. of pages:
776
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780702051968
eBook ISBN:
9780702051210
eBook ISBN:
9780702056413
Paperback ISBN:
9780702030703
Paperback ISBN:
9780702030741

About the Editor

Michael Henry

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Consultant Surgeon, Chelsea and Westminster and Royal Marsden Hospitals, London, UK; Formerly Honorary Consultant Surgeon, National Hospital for Neurology and Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Hospital, London, UK

Jeremy Thompson

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Surgeon, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK