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cover image - Sabiston Textbook of Surgery - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,21st Edition
ISBN: 9780323640664
Page Count: 2176
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $159.99

Sabiston Textbook of Surgery - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 21st Edition

by Courtney M. Townsend, JR,MD

Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

cover image - Sabiston Textbook of Surgery - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,21st Edition
ISBN: 9780323640664
Page Count: 2176
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $159.99
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For more than 80 years, Sabiston Textbook of Surgery: The Biological Basis of Modern Surgical Practice has been the go-to text for trainees and surgeons at all levels of experience for definitive guidance on every aspect of general surgery. As the oldest continuously published textbook of surgery in North America, this fully revised 21st Edition continues to provide the key information, essential teaching pearls, and completely updated content needed to make the most informed surgical decisions and achieve optimal outcomes for patients. Concisely written and evidence based throughout, it covers the breadth of material required for certification and practice of general surgery, highlighted by detailed, full-color intraoperative illustrations and high-quality video clips.
  • Section 1

    1. The Rise of Modern Surgery: An Overview

    2. Ethics and Professionalism in Surgery

    3. The Inflammatory Response

    4. Shock, Electrolytes and Fluid

    5. Metabolism in Surgical Patients

    6. Wound Healing

    7. Regenerative Medicine

    8. Critical Assessment of Surgical Outcomes and Health Services

    9. Safety in the Surgical Environment

    Section 2

    10. Principles of Preoperative and Operative Surgery

    11. Surgical Infections and Antibiotic Use

    12. Surgical Complications

    13. Surgery in the Geriatric Patient

    14. Anesthesiology Principles, Pain Management, and Conscious Sedation

    15. Emerging Technology in Surgery: Informatics, Electronics

    16. Robotic Surgery

    Section 3

    17. Management of Acute Trauma

    18. The Difficult Abdominal Wall

    19. Emergency Care of Musculoskeletal Injuries

    20. Burns

    21. Bites and Stings

    22. Surgical Critical Care

    23. Bedside Surgical Procedures

    24. The Surgeon's Role in Mass Casualty Incidents

    Section 4

    25. Transplantation Immunobiology and Immunosuppression

    26. Liver Transplantation

    27. Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation

    28. Small Bowel Transplantation

    Section 5

    29. Tumor Biology and Tumor Markers

    30. Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy

    31. Melanoma and Cutaneous Malignancies

    32. Soft Tissue Sarcomas

    33. Bone Tumors

    Section 6

    34. Head and Neck

    Section 7

    35. Diseases of the Breast

    36. Breast Reconstruction

    Section 8

    37. Thyroid

    38. The Parathyroid Glands

    39. Endocrine Pancreas

    40. The Adrenal Glands

    41. The Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes

    Section 9

    42. Esophagus

    43. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Hiatal Hernia

    Section 10

    44. Abdominal Wall, Umbilicus, Peritoneum, Mesenteries, Omentum and Retroperitoneum

    45. Hernias

    46. Acute Abdomen

    47. Acute Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    48. Morbid Obesity

    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

    58. Lung, Chest Wall, Pleura and Mediastinum

    59. Congenital Heart Disease

    60. Acquired Heart Disease: Coronary Insufficiency

    61. Acquired Heart Disease: Valvular

    Section 12

    62. The Aorta

    63. Peripheral Arterial Disease

    64. Vascular Trauma

    65. Venous Disease

    66. The Lymphatics

    Section 13

    67. Pediatric Surgery

    68. Neurosurgery

    69. Plastic Surgery

    70. Hand Surgery

    71. Gynecologic Surgery

    72. Surgery in the Pregnant Patient

    73. Fetal Surgery

    74. Urologic Surgery

  • Courtney M. Townsend, JR,MD, Professor,Robertson-Poth Distinguished Chair in General Surgery,Department of Surgery,The University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, Texas
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