Sabiston and Spencer's Surgery of the Chest - 8th Edition

Sabiston and Spencer's Surgery of the Chest

8th Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print (2-Volume Set)

Authors: Frank Sellke Frank Sellke Pedro del Nido Scott Swanson
Imprint: Saunders

Description

Through seven successful editions, Sabiston & Spencer Surgery of the Chest has set the standard in cardiothoracic surgery references. Now, the new 8th Edition, edited by Frank W. Sellke, MD, Pedro J. del Nido, MD, and Scott J. Swanson, MD, carries on this tradition with updated coverage of today's essential clinical knowledge from leaders worldwide. Guidance divided into three major sections—Adult Cardiac Surgery, Congenital Heart Surgery, and Thoracic Surgery—lets you quickly find what you need, while new and revised chapters reflect all of the important changes within this rapidly evolving specialty. Expert Consult functionality—new to this edition—enables you to access the complete contents of the 2-volume set from anyplace with an Internet connection for convenient consultation where and when you need it. This is an ideal source for mastering all of the most important current knowledge and techniques in cardiac and thoracic surgery—whether for specialty board review or day-to-day practice.

Key Features

  • Features short, focused chapters that help you find exactly what you need.
  • Presents the work of international contributors who offer a global view of the entire specialty.
  • Covers thoracic surgery as well as adult and pediatric cardiac surgery for a practical and powerful single source.
  • Includes nearly 1,100 illustrations that help to clarify key concepts.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455700097
eBook ISBN:
9781455708802

About the Author

Frank Sellke

Affiliations and Expertise

Karlson & Karlson Professor and Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Brown Medical School and Rhode Island Hospital Director, Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute Providence, Rhode Island

Frank Sellke

Affiliations and Expertise

Karlson & Karlson Professor and Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Brown Medical School and Rhode Island Hospital Director, Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute Providence, Rhode Island

Pedro del Nido

Affiliations and Expertise

William E. Ladd Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School; Chairman, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Scott Swanson

Affiliations and Expertise

Director,Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Vice Chair Cancer Affairs, Department of Surgery, Bringham and Women's Hospital, Chief Surgical officerDana Farber Cancer Institute, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts