Table of Contents

• Evidence-based practice in surgery
• Outcomes and health economic issues in surgery
• Day case surgery
• Abdominal hernias
• Organisation of emergency general surgical services and the early assessment and investigation of the acute abdomen
• Perforations of the upper gastrointestinal tract
• Acute non-variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding
• Pancreaticobiliary emergencies
• Acute conditions of the small bowel and appendix
• Colonic emergencies
• Anorectal emergencies
• Paediatric surgical emergencies
• Abdominal trauma
• Venous thromboembolism: prevention, diagnosis and treatment
• Patient assessment and surgical risk
• Perioperative and intensive care management of the surgical patient
• Surgical nutrition
• Abdominal sepsis and abdominal compartment syndrome

• Complications of bariatric surgery presenting to the general surgeon

Index

Details

No. of pages:
392
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Ltd.
Electronic ISBN:
9780702049729
Electronic ISBN:
9780702057076
Print ISBN:
9780702049644