Pocket Essentials of Clinical Surgery PDA Software

1st Edition

Editors:

  • Ian Franklin
  • Peter Dawson
    • Print ISBN 9780702026331

    Key Features

    • Succinct guide on PDA to general surgery and a key addition to the growing Pocket Essentials Series.
    • Covers basic issues of pre- and post-operative care; common surgical problems; and a systematic review of surgery by system.
    • Similar in style and format to the very popular Ballinger and Patchett: Pocket Essentials of Clinical Medicine.
    • Easy to search and retrieve vital information quickly.
    • Part of the Kumar and Clark family.

    Table of Contents

    SECTION I: Introduction

    1.General issues and legal aspects
    2.Overview of surgery

    SECTION II: The general surgical take

    3.Care of the critically ill surgical patient
    4.Trauma
    5.Common surgical emergencies

    SECTION III: The surgical specialties

    6.Surgical oncology
    7.Upper gastrointestinal disease and disorders of the small bowel
    8.Hepatobiliary disease
    9.Colorectal disorders
    10.Breast disease
    11.Endocrine surgery
    12.Transplant surgery
    13.Vascular and endovascular surgery
    14.Cardiothoracic surgery
    15.Hernia
    16.Urology
    17.Paediatric surgery
    18.Plastic surgery
    19.Orthopaedics
    20.Disorders of the eye
    21.Ear, nose and throat
    22.Neurosurgery

    SECTION IV: Practical skills in surgery

    23.General operative principles
    24.Simple practical procedures
    25.Important steps in common operations

    SECTION V: Self-assessment

    26.True/False questions and answers

    Details

    No. of pages:
    568
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780702026331