Essentials of surgical specialties / senior editor, Peter F. Lawrence ; editors, Richard M. Bell, Merril T. Dayton ; textbook content editor, Mohammed I. Ahmed ; question bank editor, James C. Hebert
- Anesthesiology / Susan L. Polk [and others] -- Pediatric surgery: surgical diseases of children / Philip J. Wolfson [and others] -- Plastic surgery: diseases of the skin and soft tissue, face, and hand / Garrett A. Wirth and Gregory R.D. Evans -- Cardiothoracic surgery: diseases of the heart, great vessels, and thoracic cavity / Alan Spotnitz, Marshall L. Jacobs, and Manisha R. Shende -- Otolaryngology: diseases of the head and neck / Gerald Berke [and others] -- Orthopedic surgery: diseases of the musculoskeletal system / John J. Murnaghan -- Urology: diseases of the genitourinary system / Joel Gelman, Barry P. Duel, and Isaac Yi Kim -- Neurosurgery: diseases of the nervous system / Mark E. Linskey -- Ophthalmology: diseases of the eye / Alan S. Crandall Jr. [and others].
- Organized by specialty, the book explains the basic skills needed in nine core rotations and prepares students for their clerkship. More than 200 illustrations demonstrate relevant anatomy and common surgical approaches. provides updated information on treatment options, imaging modalities, operative techniques, laparoscopic and robotic surgery, surgical devices and products, and postoperative care. Multiple-choice questions have been expanded and rewritten to NMBE format.
- 9780781750042 (print)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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