Sabiston Textbook of Surgery E-Book - 19th Edition - ISBN: 9781455738083

Sabiston Textbook of Surgery E-Book

19th Edition

Authors: Courtney Townsend R. Daniel Beauchamp B. Mark Evers Kenneth Mattox
eBook ISBN: 9781455738083
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th February 2012
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Sabiston Textbook of Surgery is your ultimate foundation for confident surgical decision making. Covering the very latest science and data affecting your treatment planning, this esteemed medical reference helps you make the most informed choices so you can ensure the best outcome for every patient.

Key Features

  • Consult it on the go with online access at expertconsult.com, and get regular updates on timely new findings and advances.
  • Overcome tough challenges, manage unusual situations, and avoid complications with the most trusted advice in your field.
  • Prepare for tests and exams with review questions and answers online.

Table of Contents

SECTION 1 SURGICAL BASIC PRINCIPLES
1 History of Surgery
2 Ethics and Professionalism in Surgery
3 Molecular and Cell Biology
4 The Inflammatory Response
5 Shock, Electrolytes, and Fluid
6 Metabolism in Surgical Patients
7 Wound Healing
8 Regenerative Medicine
9 Evidence-Based Surgery: Critically Assessing Surgical Literature
10 Perioperative Patient Safety

SECTION 2 PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT
11 Principles of Preoperative and Operative Surgery
12 Surgical Infections and Antibiotic Use
13 Surgical Complications
14 Surgery in the Geriatric Patient
15 Morbid Obesity
16 Anesthesiology Principles, Pain Management, and Conscious Sedation
17 Emerging Technology in Surgery: Informatics, Robotics, and Electronics =

SECTION 3 TRAUMA AND CRITICAL CARE
18 Management of Acute Trauma
19 The Difficult Abdominal Wall
20 Emergency Care of Musculoskeletal Injuries
21 Burns
22 Bites and Stings
23 Surgical Critical Care
24 Bedside Surgical Procedures
25 The Surgeon’s Role in Mass Casualty Incidents

SECTION 4 TRANSPLANTATION AND IMMUNOLOGY
26 Transplantation Immunobiology and Immunosuppression
27 Liver Transplantation
28 Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
29 Small Bowel Transplantation

SECTION 5 SURGICAL ONCOLOGY
30 Tumor Biology and Tumor Markers
31 Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy
32 Melanoma and Cutaneous Malignancies
33 Soft Tissue Sarcomas
34 Bone Tumors

SECTION 6 HEAD AND NECK
35 Head and Neck

SECTION 7 BREAST
36 Diseases of the Breast
37 Breast Reconstruction

SECTION 8 ENDOCRINE
38 Thyroid
39 The Parathyroid Glands
40 Endocrine Pancreas
41 The Adrenal Glands
42 The Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes

SECTION 9 ESOPHAGUS
43 Esophagus
44 Hiatal Hernia and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease =

SECTION 10 ABDOMEN
45 Abdominal Wall, Umbilicus, Peritoneum, Mesenteries, Omentum, and Retroperitoneum
46 Hernias
47 Acute Abdomen
48 Acute Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
49 Stomach
50 Small Intestine
51 The Appendix
52 Colon and Rectum
53 Anus
54 The Liver
55 Biliary System
56 Exocrine Pancreas
57 The Spleen

SECTION 11 CHEST
58 Lung, Chest Wall, Pleura, and Mediastinum
59 Congenital Heart Disease
60 Acquired Heart Disease: Coronary Insufficiency
61 Acquired Heart Disease: Valvular

SECTION 12 VASCULAR
62 Aorta
63 Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease
64 Vascular Trauma
65 Venous Disease
66 The Lymphatics

SECTION 13 SPECIALTIES INGENERAL SURGERY
67 Pediatric Surgery
68 Neurosurgery
69 Plastic Surgery
70 Hand Surgery
71 Gynecologic Surgery
72 Surgery in the Pregnant Patient
73 Urologic Surgery

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455738083

About the Author

Courtney Townsend

Affiliations and Expertise

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

R. Daniel Beauchamp

Affiliations and Expertise

J.C. Foshee Distinguished Professor and Chairman, Section of Surgical Sciences, Professor of Surgery and Cell and Developmental Biology and Cancer Biology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Surgeon-in-Chief, Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee

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, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

Kenneth Mattox

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Vice Chairman, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Chief of Staff and Chief of Surgery, Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston, Texas