Essential General Surgical Operations

2nd Edition

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  • Print ISBN 9780443103148

Key Features

  • A vade mecum for every young surgeon intending to enter the operating theatre and perform safely.
  • Outlines in simple terms the dangers and difficulties that make each operation unique.
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  • Derived from the critically-acclaimed parent title General Surgical Operations.
  • Edited and written by a highly respected surgical team, this book provides expert guidance for today's trainee.

Table of Contents

Choose well, cut well, get well
Anaesthesia-related techniques
Severely injured patient
Minor soft tissue injuries
Removal of superficial lumps
Superficial surgical infections
Laparotomy – elective and emergency
Principles of minimal access surgery
Abdominal wall and groin
Laparoscopic repair of groin hernias
Appendix and abdominal abscess
Laparoscopic appendicectomy
Oesophagus
Oesophagectomy
Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication
Stomach and duodenum
Small bowel
Colonoscopy
Colon
Laparoscopically assisted colectomy
Anorectal
Biliary tract
Laparoscopic biliary surgery
Pancreas
Liver and portal venous system
Spleen
Laparoscopic splenectomy
Breast
Thyroid
Parathyroid
Adrenalectomy
Arteries
Veins and lymphatics
Sympathectomy
Transplantation
Thorax
Head and neck
Orthopaedics and trauma – amputations
Orthopaedics and trauma – general principles
Orthopaedics and trauma – upper limb
Orthopaedics and trauma – lower limb
Plastic surgery
Paediatric surgery
Neurosurgery
Upper urinary tract
Lower urinary tract
Male genitalia
Gynaecological surgery
Ear nose and throat
Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Ophthalmology

Details

No. of pages:
434
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780443103148

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