Key Features

  • Offers in-depth guidance on the prevention, management, and consequences of complications and pitfalls that occur before, during, and after surgery—all in one convenient resource.
  • Organizes sections according to area of surgery for fast reference.
  • Features a templated outline for specific procedures, allowing you to quickly review the associated pitfalls.
  • Presents over 800 illustrations—including full-color intraoperative and postoperative photos—which enable you to follow the progression of a surgery and watch out for “problem areas,” while color line drawings help you visualize complex procedures.

Details

No. of pages:
769
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781416029519
Electronic ISBN:
9781437719536

About the author

Stephen Evans

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC